Dr. Saeed Moghaddam
Associate Professor and
George Sandor Faculty Fellow,
Knox T. Millsaps Professor
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Phone +1-352-392-0889
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Graduate

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Name: Aniruddh Shekhawat
Current Status: PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MS, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ BS, Chemical Engineering, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (NIT-Surat), India
Research Area: Ferroelectric HfO2 for low power and scalable Non-Volatile Logic/Memory devices like Ferroelectric Tunnel Junction


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Name: Richard Rode
Current Status: PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MS, Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ BS, Physics, University of West Florida, U.S.
Research Area: Ionic liquid characterization and application, Graphene oxide Infiltration applications



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Name: Morteza Alipanah
Current Status: PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, Babol University of Technology, Iran
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, Urmia University, Iran
Research Area: Surface science, microfabrication


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Name: Rohit M Bhagwat
Current Status: MS, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, Gujarat Technological University, India
Research Area: Absorption Cooling Systems



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Name:Mohammed Moulad
Current Status: PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, Shadid Beheshti University, Iran
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, Urmia University, Iran
Research Area: Molecular dynamics simulations, Graphene oxide infiltration applications, Ionic liquid characterization and application, Cooling Adsorption


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Name: Meisam Habibi
Current Status: PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, Razi University, Iran
Research Area: Microfabrication, Heat and mass transfer in Micro/Nanoscale, Boiling heat transfer, Thin film evaporation



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Name: Chen Li
Current Status: MS, Materials Science and Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MS, Materials Science and Engineering, Worchester Polytechnic Institute, U.S.
♦ BS, Polymer Materials and Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China
Research Area: Surface Science, Superhydrophobic Surfaces


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Name: Sidharth Sanadhya
Current Status: PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Prior Education:
♦ MT, Advanced Materials Science, National Institute of Technology, India
♦ BT, Mechanical Engineering, Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, India
Research Area: Performance analysis of cooling systems


Under-Graduate

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Name: Elizabeth A. Valdes
Current Status: BS, Mechanical Engineering

Research Area: Proton Exchange Membrane Water Electroysis


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Name: Kateryna Gorbanovska
Current Status: BS, Materials Science and Engineering

Research Area: Graphene Oxide Water Filtration Membranes


Alumni

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Name: Dr. Abdolreza Fazeli
Research Engineer
Applied Materials


NESLab 2011-2018
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
Research Area: Bubble and surface interactions, nanochannels, hydrophobicity


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Name: Dr. Chang Peng
Post-doctoral Researcher
North Carolina State University


NESLab 2014-2018
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China Research Areas: Piezoelectric materials, Ultrasonics, Electrokinetic dewatering



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Name: Dr. Mehdi Mortazavi
Research Engineer
LAM Research


NESLab 2011-2016
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconson, U.S.
♦ MS, Polymer Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
♦ BS, Polymer Engineering, Tehran Polytechnic, Iran
Research Area: Surface science, microfabrication


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Name: Dr. Sajjad Bigham
Assistant Professor
Michigan Technological University


NESLab 2012-2016
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
♦ BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Guilan, Iran
Research Areas: Experimental and numerical investigation of two-phase flow in microscales



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Name: Dr. Rasool Nasr
Aqualyte Development Engineer
Dais Analytic

NESLab 2010-2014
Prior Education:
♦ PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
♦ BS Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
Research Area: Absorption refrigeration, nano/micro heat and mass transfer


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Name: Dr. Sai Tej
Advanced Materials
Intel


NESLab 2010-2016
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ B.E. (Hons.), Mechanical Engineering, BITS Pilani-Goa, India
Research Areas: Interfacial heat and mass transfer, phase change



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Name: Dr. Devesh Chugh Advanced Materials
Intel


NESLab 2013-2017
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
Research Area: Developing water heater-dehumidifer using membrane based absorption technology


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Name: Dr. Abhilash Paneri
Advanced Materials
Intel

NESLab 2011-2015
Prior Education:
♦ PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ M. Sc. (Hons.), Biological Sciences, BITS Pilani, India
♦ B.E. (Hons.), Mechanical Engineering, BITS Pilani, India
Research Area: Mass transport through nanochannels, graphene oxide membranes



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Name: Dr. Qanit Takmeel
Senior BEOL Engineer
Global Foundaries


NESLab 2010-2016
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ B. Tech, Ceramic Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India
Research Areas: Catalysis, surface chemistry, triple phase boundaries


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Name: Dr. Reid Shaeffer
Research Engineer
Sandia National Lab



NESLab 2013-2016
Prior Education:
♦ Phd, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
♦ BS (Hons.), Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
Research Area: Absorption refrigeration, cryogenic​ heat transfer




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Name: Dr. Travis Hu
Assistant Professor
Cal. State University - LA
Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

NESLab 2013-2014
Prior Education:
♦ PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Akron, U.S.
Research Area: Solid mechanics, biomaterials, nanotechnology


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Name: Dr. Yijing Stehle
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Post-doctoral researcher

NESLab 2010-2011
Prior Education:
♦ PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Miami, U.S.
Research Areas: Nanomaterials, thin films, electrochemical materials




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Name: Dr. Dazhi Yu
Development Engineer
ADINA CFD

Prior Education:
♦ PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, U.S.
Research Areas: Computational fluid dynamics