People

 SDCL Director and Faculty Advisor


Dr. K.W. Wang

Tim Manganello/BorgWarner Department Chair, Mechanical Engineering
Stephen P. Timoshenko Collegiate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
2236 G.G. Brown Building, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109
Tel: (734)764-8464 (Office), (734) 615-8747 (Lab)
Fax: (734) 615-8089
Email: kwwang [at] umich.edu


Recent Alumni

Over the years, the SDCL has hosted over 60 graduate student researchers and about 30 senior researchers (visiting scholars, postdoc fellows).  Here are a few very recent alumni with their current affiliations:

FabioDr. Faio Semperlotti
Assistant Professor
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

ailinDr. Ailin Liu
Structural Analyst
Holtec Center, NJ

jeffDr. Jeffrey Hill
Senior Member of the Technical Staff
Sandia National Lab, Albuquerque, NM

ryanDr. Ryan Harne 
Assistant Professor
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

tylerDr. Tyler Tallman
Assistant Professor
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Suyi LiDr. Suyi Li 
Assistant Professor
Clemson University, Clemson, SC

 

 

HongbinDr. Hongbin Fang 
Research Fellow
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China

Dr. Manoj Thota  
Senior Engineer
The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, MI


Senior Researchers

jinkiDr. Jinki Kim 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Email: jinkikim@umich.edu

 

Graduate Students

Patrick Dorin
PhD Student
Email: pdorin@umich.edu

 

Megan Hathcock 
PhD Student
Email: mlhathco@umich.edu

 

naraNarayanan Kidambi 
PhD Student, Lab Manager
Email: kidambi@umich.edu

wuzhenZhen Wu 
PhD Student
Email: wuzhen@umich.edu

yutongYutong Xia 
PhD Student
Email: yutoxia@umich.edu

Hang Yang 
PhD Student
Email: hangyang@umich.edu

xiong-zhanXiong Zhan
Visiting PhD Student
Email: xiongz@umich.edu

yisheng-zhengYisheng Zheng
Visiting PhD Student
Email: zyisheng@umich.edu

Tse-Shao Chang

Master Student
Email: tsechang@umich.edu