Alumni

Name Former Position/Degree Graduated Current Status
Anne En-Tzu Yang Ph. D. 2018 Postdoc at Sorbonne Université (ISIR)
Hayley Belli Ph. D. 2017 Postdoc in Biostatistics at NYU
Matthew Elwin Ph. D. 2017
Anastasia Mavrommati Ph. D. 2017 Schlumberger Doll Research Center
Michael Salvato 2017 Graduate student at Stanford University
Craig Shultz Ph. D. 2017 Engineer at Tanvas
Emmanouil Tzorakoleftherakis Ph. D. 2017 Mathworks
Gerardo De La torre Postdoc 2016 Northrop Grumman
Sandra Fang Masters 2016 Optical Engineer, Adsys Controls Inc
Matthew Graff Ph. D. 2016 Exponent
Lucie Huet Ph. D. 2016 Apple
Pravin Kumarappan Masters 2016 Employee at Vantiv
Joe Mullenbach Ph. D. 2016 Senior Mechanical Engineer / Project Manager at Tanvas
Allie Salomon Undergraduate 2016 Mechanical Engineer at Fresenius Kabi
Alex Ansari Ph. D. 2015 Postdoc at Carnegie Mellon University
Yang Bai Ph. D. 2015 Applied Researcher at eBay
Kathrin Flaßkamp Postdoc 2015 Postdoc in Optimization and Optimal Group, U of Bremen
Yang Gao Masters 2015 Tesla Motors
Yu-Wei Liao Ph. D. 2015 Robotics and Algorithm Engineer, Intel Corporation
David Meyer Ph. D. 2015 Senior Haptic Architect at Tanvas
Lauren Miller Ph. D. 2015 Senior Software Engineer at Marble
Izaak Neveln Ph. D. 2015 Postdoc at Georgia Tech
Ben Richardson Masters 2015 Engineer at Epic Systems Corporation
Andrew Wilson Ph. D. 2015 Robotics and Control Engineer at Intuitive Sugical
Aliza Abraham Undergraduate 2014 Graduate student, MIT
Adam Barber Masters 2014 Application Support Engineer, Mathworks
Gus Domel Undergraduate 2014 PhD Student, Harvard University
Jennifer Hobbs Ph. D. 2014 Senior Data Scientist at STATS
Steven Manuel Ph. D. 2014 Senior Mechanical Engineer at AREVO Inc
Bradley Patterson Ph. D. 2014
Scott Schaper Undergraduate 2014 Manufacturing Engineer at Deublin Company
Eric Schearer Ph. D. 2014 Faculty, Cleveland State University
Jarvis Schultz Ph. D. 2014 Northwestern Univ., Assoc. Director of MS in Robotics
Vlad Seghete Ph. D. 2014 Data Scientist at Datascope Analytics
Michael Wiertlewski Postdoc 2014 CNRS Researcher, Institute Etienne-Jules Marey
Zishuo Bai Masters 2013 Project Engineer, Illinois Tool Works
Rahul Bale Ph. D. 2013 Postdoc at Northwestern University
Tim Caldwell Ph. D. 2013 Self-Driving Car Software Engineer at Zoox Inc.
Julian Corona Masters 2013 Powertrain R&D at Ford Motor Company
Lien Hoffmann Masters 2013 Mechanical Engineer at iRobot
Ann Kim Undergraduate 2013
Justin Panhans Masters 2013
Tommaso Proietti Visiting Scholar 2013 PhD Candidate in Robotics Engr., UPMC - Sorbonne Univ.
Ji-Chul Ryu Postdoc 2013 Asst. Professor, Northern Illinois University
Chris Schroeder Ph. D. 2013 Interface Engineer at Epic
Patrick Shanley Masters 2013 Director of Quality Mgmt. at Advanced Cooling Therapy
Yiming Shi Masters 2013
Yonatan Silverman Masters 2013 Nuclear Power Division at Sargent & Lundy
James Snyder Ph. D. 2013 Senior Engineer at Global Satellite Engineering
Wenzeng Zhang Visiting Scholar 2013 Associate Professor at Tsinghua University
Elliot Johnson Ph. D. 2012 Research Engineer, Southwest Research Institute
Andrew Kessler Undergraduate 2012 Lead Embedded Engineer at EaglePicher Technologies LLC,
Yoke Peng Leong Masters 2012 MathWorks
Mark Locascio Ph. D. 2012 Project Engineer, DMC Inc.
Yan Man Masters 2012 Co-founder MeterGenius
David Pekarek Postdoc 2012 Data Tactics
Samhitha Poonacha Masters 2012 Control Systems Engineer at GE Global Research
Brian Quist Ph. D. 2012 Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group
Elliott Rouse Ph. D. 2012 Asst. Prof. at Michigan
Benjamin Tovar Postdoc 2012 Research Software Engineer at Univ. of Notre Dame
Tom Vose Ph. D. 2012 MathWorks
Dan Johnson Masters 2011 Mechanical Engineer at Worrell, Inc.
Andy Long Masters 2011 Data Scientist at Fresenius Medical Care North America
Fabio Morbidi Postdoc 2011 Faculty, Université de Picardie Jules Verne
Matt Travers Ph. D. 2011 Project Scientist at Carnegie Mellon University
Jake Ware Masters 2011 Robotics Software Engineer, Robust Robotics Group, MIT
Georg Baetz Visiting Scholar 2010
Jason Cerundolo Masters 2010 Senior Hardware Engineer at Synaptics
Oscar M. Curet Ph. D. 2010 Faculty, Florida Atlantic University
Philip Dames Undergraduate 2010 Asst. Prof. at Temple University
Jon Haack Masters 2010
Nick Marchuk Masters 2010 Senior Lecturer, Northwestern University
Fabio Ruggiero Visiting Scholar 2010 Postdoc at University of Naples Federico II
Mary Wu Masters 2010 Research Engineer at Northwestern University
Gabriel Augirre-Ollinger Ph. D. 2009 Researcher, University of Technology, Sydney
Erik Chubb Masters 2009 Controls and Systems Engineering at Makani Power
Keehoon Kim Postdoc 2009 Senior Research Scientist, Korea Inst Science & Tech
James Sulzer Ph. D. 2009 Faculty, University of Texas at Austin
Matt Turpin Undergraduate 2009 PhD student, University of Pennsylvania
Mike Hwang Masters 2008 SpaceX
Evren Samur Visiting Scholar 2008 Faculty, Boğaziçi University
Mario Schirru Visiting Scholar 2008 Investment Manager at Capital Stage AG
Anup Shirgaonkar Postdoc 2008 Strategist at NRG Energy
David Weir Ph. D. 2008 Sr. Systems Analysis Engineer, Intuitive Surgical
Laura Winfield Masters 2008 Priority Designs Inc.
Peng Yang Ph. D. 2008 Senior Analyst at China Investment Corporation
Laura Alexander Masters 2007 Engineer at Priority Designs
Vikram Chib Ph. D. 2007 Asst. Professor, Johns Hopkins
Brian DeJong Ph. D. 2007 Faculty, Central Michigan University
Aaron Ferber Masters 2007 Senior Project Leader at IDEO
Kyle Reed Ph. D. 2007 Faculty, University of South Florida
Adolfo Rodriguez Visiting Scholar 2007 Senior Robotics Engineer at PAL Robotics
James Solberg Ph. D. 2007 HDT Robotics, Evanston
Matt Tanke Undergraduate 2007 Intellectual Property Atty., Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman
Luke van Adrichem Visiting Scholar 2007 Engineering Manager at Temporary Works Design
Tom Worsnopp Masters 2007 Festo
Jay Bernheisel Ph. D. 2006 Assoc. Professor, Union University
Alex Birdwell Masters 2006 Asst. Prof. of Instruction at Northwestern
Matthieu Chardon Masters 2006 BME PhD Candidate, Northwestern University
Michael Epstein Ph. D. 2006
Eviatar Frankel Undergraduate 2006 Consultant at The Chartis Group
John Glassmire Masters 2006 Senior Engineer at HOMER Energy
Jason Kozmic Masters 2006 Sr. Mech. Engineer, Chemring Energetic Devices
Peng Pan Ph. D. 2006 Software Engineer at ADM Investor Services
Tanya Schlusser Ph. D. 2006 Senior Consultant, Clarity Solution Group
Ben Stephens Undergraduate 2006 Boston Dynamics/Google
Mike Taylor 2006 Product Support at Caterpillar Trimble Joint Venture
Eric Faulring Ph. D. 2005 HDT Robotics, Evanston
Erick Haro Masters 2005
Dave Choi Undergraduate 2004
Prasun Choudhury Ph. D. 2004 R&D Engineer at Apple
Ade Gordon Masters 2004 Support Engineer, Northrop Grumman
Jim Lipsey 2004 Engineer, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Josh Mehling Masters 2004 Robotics Engineer at NASA
Mark Salada Ph. D. 2004 Systems Analyst, Intuitive Surgical
Dodge Daverman 2003 Robotics Institute at CMU
Fabien Defays 2003 U. of Liege, Belgium
Thomas Gengenbach 2003 Peace Corps
David Hannon Undergraduate 2003
Intan Suraya Hashim 2003
Songho Kim Ph. D. 2003 Raytheon
Cassandra Bailey 2002 Hamilton Sundstrand
Andrik Cardenas Undergraduate 2002 Ford Motors
Seth Gazes Undergraduate 2002 Deloitte Consulting - Life Sciences and Healthcare
Meg Lee Undergraduate 2002 WDHB Consulting Group
Jeff Lutsey Undergraduate 2002 Stanford
Charu Makkar Visiting Scholar 2002
Chris Moskaties 2002
Boy Eng Seng 2002 University of Singapore
Kerry Shiels Undergraduate 2002
Stanley Tsao Undergraduate 2002 PhD Electrical Engineering, Northwestern University
Mike Brokowski Masters 2001
Traveler Hauptman Masters 2001 Founder and Principal Engineer at MechAdept
William Hoffmann Undergraduate 2001
Dan Kluk Undergraduate 2001 Moog, Space Products
Carl Moore Ph. D. 2001 Faculty, Florida State College of Engineering
Tanya Tickel 2001 Gas Technology Institute
Ryan Wiechens Undergraduate 2001 MIT/Lincoln Laboratory
Marcelo Yambay Masters 2001 Fiat
Michelle Anderson 2000 Northrop Grumman Corporation
Caizhen Liu Masters 2000 General Atomics
Brian Miller Ph. D. 2000 Intuitive Surgical Inc.
Arvind Narayan Masters 2000
Bernie Reger Ph. D. 2000 Software Lead for the U.S. Dept. of Defense
Allan Sorensen Visiting Scholar 2000 Methodica Capital
Etienne Burdet Postdoc 1999 Professor in Human Robotics, Imperial College London
Donald Cantrell Masters 1999 Motorola
Brent Gillespie Postdoc 1999 Faculty, University of Michigan
Andy Lorenz Masters 1999 Systems Engineer at Johnson Welded Products
Mike Northrop Masters 1999 Agilent Technologies
Harry Pearce Masters 1999 GM
Amadou Sanankoua Undergraduate 1999 Boston Consulting Group
Witaya Wannasuphoprasit Ph. D. 1999 Asst. Prof, Chulalongkorn U
Craig Black Masters 1998 Pensar Development, Seattle WA
Mike Brown Ph. D. 1998 Senior Project Engineer, Vision at Intuitive Surgical
Alexander Klein 1998
Jon Lea Ph. D. 1998 Advanced Tech & Clinical Research Mgr, GE Healthcare
Aaron Mills Masters 1998 Active Safety & Driver Assist Tech. Specialist, Ford
Gregory Bachman Masters 1997
Chris Kapuscinski Masters 1997
Mike Stanley Ph. D. 1997 Swiss Precision Machining
Matt Arcy Masters 1996 Chevron Energy Tech Co.
David Burns Masters 1996
Julio Santos-Munne Masters 1996 HDT Expeditionary Systems, Inc.
Jui-Chang Tsai Ph. D. 1996 Northern Illinois University
Jeff Wiegley 1996 Asst. Professor, Cal State
Gavin Bell Undergraduate 1995 Z-Kat
Ken Grace Ph. D. 1995 Oak Ridge Labs
Paul Millman Ph. D. 1995 VP, Product Development at Intuitive Surgical Inc.
Beeling Chang Masters 1994
Mackay Okure Ph. D. 1994 Makerere U, Kampala
Gerd Schenkel 1994 National Australia Bank
Ambarish Goswami Ph. D. 1993 Principal Scientist at Honda Research Institute USA
Kirsten Laurin-Kovitz Masters 1993 Argonne National Laboratory
Arthur Quaid Undergraduate 1993 MAKO Surgical Corp
Ashmedh Sabharwal Undergraduate 1993
Dane Watkins Undergraduate 1993 Creative Dane Industries
Keith Anderson Masters 1992
Ed Kuyper Masters 1992 Intel
Hirofumi Matsumoto Ph. D. 1992 Nippon Mektron, Ltd.
Shelly Petronis Masters 1991 Orthopedic Innovation
Joe Schimmels Ph. D. 1991 Faculty, Marquette University
Matt Green Postdoc
Yan Yu