Principal Investigator

Nanshu Lu (鲁南姝)
 
09/2017~present: Associate Professor with tenure
 
08/2011~present, Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Texas Materials Institute, University of Texas at Austin
 
09/2009~08/2011, Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow, Beckman Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
08/2005~08/2009, Ph.D., School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University

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Ph.D. Students

 
Shutao Qiao

08/2012~present
PhD Student, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin

09/2008~07/2012
Bachelor of Engineering, Department of Engineering Mechanics, Xi'an Jiaotong University

 

Christopher J. Brennan

 08/2012~present

PhD Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin (Co-advised with Dr. Yu in ECE)

09/2008~05/2012
Bachelor of Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Univresity of Massachusetts Amherst

Taewoo Ha

05/2014~present
PhD Student,Department of Electrical and Computer Enginnering, University of Texas at Austin
08/2012~05/2014
Master of Science, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
08/2010~05/2012
Bachelor of Science, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas
03/2007~07/2010
Kyoungpook National University, South Korea
Liu Wang

08/2014~present

PhD Student, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin

09/2010~07/2014

Bachelor of Science, Department of Modern Mechanics, University of Science and Technology of China
Daniel A Sanchez
08/2015~present
PhD Student, Texas Materials Institute, University of Texas at Austin

08/2012~08/2015
Undergraduate Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Hyoyoung Jeong
08/2014~present
PhD Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
02/2010~07/2014
Research Staff Member, Mobile Communication Division (2010~2012) / Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (2011~2014), Samsung Electronics
03/2008~02/2010
Master of Science, Bioengineering/ Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Seoul National University
Siyi Liu
 
08/2015~present
PhD Student, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin
 
08/2010~07/2014
Bachelor of Science, Department of Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University

 

Hongwoo Jang
 
07/2016~present
PhD Student, Texas Materials Institute, University of Texas at Austin
08/2011~05/2016
Bachelor of Science, Material Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
06/2010~08/2010
Physics, University of California at Berkeley 
09/2009~05/2011
Liberal Arts (Math/Science), Quincy College
Zhaohe Dai
 
08/2016~present
PhD Student, Department of Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin

08/2013~07/2016
Master of Science, Institute of Mechanics, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

06/2009~06/2013
B.S., Department of Modern Mechanics, University of Science and Technology of China

Kyoungho Ha
 
08/2016~present
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
 
03/2013~02/2015
Master of Science, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
 
03/2006~02/2013
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
Xiangxing Yang
 
08/2017~present
Ph.D. Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University  of Texas at Austin
09/2016~05/2017
Embedded software engineer, Chengdu Vision-Zenith Technology Development Co., Ltd
06/2013~01/2016
Co-founder, Chief Engineer, Chengdu Blackboxes Co., Ltd
06/2012~07/2016
B.S., Electronic Information Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

Master Students

 

Undergraduate Researcher

 

Postdoc Scholars

Opening

Visiting Students

 

 

 

Alumni

Luke Nicolini

08/2014~present

Master Student, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2010~05/2014

Undergraduate Student, Department of Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin
Shixuan (Rocky) Yang

08/2011~05/2016

PhD student, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin

08/2006~07/2011

Bachelor of Engineering, School of Aeronautic Sciences and Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Andrew C Stier
09/2014~08/2016
PhD Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
 
01/2013~08/2014
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin
 
08/2010~08/2014
Undergraduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Ying-chen Chen
 
08/2014~08/2015
PhD Researcher, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
08/2011~07/2013
Master of Science, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
08/2007~07/2011
Bachelor of Science, Department of Material Science and Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Kristen Hansen

08/2014~05/2015

PhD Student, Texas Materials Institute, University of Texas at Austin

08/2010~05/2014

Bachelor of Science, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Yalin (Sandy) Yu

08/2012~05/2014
Master Student, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin

09/2009~03/2012
Master of Engineering, School of Aeronautics and Astonautics, Zhejiang University

09/2005~07/2009
Bachelor of Engineering, School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Zhejiang University

 

Eley Ng

08/2014~present
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2013~present
Undergraduate Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

 
Jason He

08/2014~present

Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2014~present

Undergraduate Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

 

Thomas Widlund

09/2009~06/2012
Arts et Métiers ParisTech, Metz, France  (Graduate School of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering)

09/2007~09/2009
Lycée E.LIVET, Nantes, France - Classes Préparatoires PT
A two-year undergraduate program in Science preparing for the National Competitive Entrance Examination to top leading Graduate schools of Engineering 

Becky Su

11/2011~08/2014
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2009~08/2014
Undergraduate Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Ghassan Bitar

11/2011~12/2012
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2009~12/2012
Undergraduate Student in Mechanical Engineering at University of Texas at Austin

Emil Bitar

01/2012~12/2012
Undergraduate researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

07/2010~12/2012
Bachelor of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

07/2007~07/2010
Associate in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Austin Community College 

Carlos Eduardo Lopez

09/2012~05/2013
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2010~present
Undergraduate Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Emily Hacopian

09/2012~05/2013
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2009~05/2013
Undergraduate Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

 
Soo Song

11/2011~05/2013
Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2008~05/2013
Bachelor of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engieering, University of Texas at Austin

 

 
Jean-Baptiste Gratadour

03/2014~08/2014

Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

09/2010~09/2014
Arts et Métiers ParisTech, Lille, France  (Graduate School of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering)

 

Jacob Sacks

09/2013~01/2015

Undergraduate Researcher, Lu Research Group, University of Texas at Austin

08/2011~05/2014

Undergraduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin