Members

Principle Investigator

van der Zande_Arend_headshot_1in Arend van der Zande

  • Assistant Professor, Mechanical Science and Engineering
  • Ph.D Cornell University, 2011
  • Email: arendv@illinois.edu
  • Office: 342 Mechanical Engineering Building

Postdoctoral researcher

Jangyup Sonjyson

  • Email: jyson80 (at) illinois.edu
  • Material Science and Engineering
  •  ph.D Yonsei University 2015
  • MOCVD growth of 2D materials
  • Fabricating 2D heterostructures

Graduate Students

Sunphil Kim 1 in Sunphil Kim

  • Email: skim501 (at) illinois.edu
  • Mechanical Science and Engineering
  •  M.S. Ohio State University 2014
  • Mechanical devices from 2D materials
  • Office: MNTL

Mohammad Abir Hossainabir_photo

  • Email: mah5 (at) illinois.edu
  • Mechanical Science and Engineering

 

 

Jaehyung Yujyu

  • Email: jyu47 (at) illinois.edu
  • Mechanical Science and Engineering
  • B.S KAIST (Korea) 2012
  • M.S University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2015
  • Fabrication & characterization of 2D material heterostructure
  • co-advisor : prof. Elif Ertekin

Undergraduate Students

Nikita BuzovNikita Buzov 1 in

  • Email: buzov2 (at) illinois.edu
  • Major: Engineering Mechanics
  • Optomechanics of 2D membranes

Fatou CisseFatou 1in

  • Email:  fcisse2 (at) illinois.edu
  • REU Student
  • Major: Chemical Engineering
  • MOCVD growth of 2D materials

YunJo JeongYunjo 1 in

  • Email: yjeong12 (at) illinois.edu
  • Major: Engineering Mechanics
  • Fabricating 2D heterostructures

Henley He 1 inHenley He

  • Email: henleyhe8 (at) gmail.com
  • Major: Mechanical  Engineering
  • Fabricating 2D heterostructures

Visiting Researchers

John RoachJohn Roach 1 in

  • jroach (at) jsmorton.org
  • Morton East High School, Cicero
  • Fabricating 2D heterostructures

Alumni

Daniel BenkeserDaniel Benkeser 1 in

  • Email: dan.benkeser (at) gmail.com
  • Major: Engineering Mechanics

Jai KarnikJai Karnik 1 in

  • Email: jaikarnik101 (at) gmail.com
  • Major: Material Science
  • Large scale growth of 2D materials