Research Team


Dr. Eleftheria (Ria) Kontou

Doctoral Students

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Denissa Purba

MSc University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BSc Bandung Institute of Technology
Shirley (Shanshan) Liu 

MSc Southeast University
BSc Southeast University

Ruolin Zhang

MSc University of Michigan
BSc Beijing Jiaotong University


Yen-Chu Wu

Currently: PhD student at CEE MIT
MSc University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BSc National Cheng Kung University

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Tommy Stogin: CEE REU 2022 (Sep 2022-December 2022)

Chen Si: Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship 2022 Cohort (Sep 2021-May 2022)

Simon Balisi: Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship 2021 Cohort (Sep 2020-May 2022)

Joe Ye: Research Support Grant by the Office of Undergraduate Research (Jan 2021-Aug 2021)

Steven Li Chen: Illinois Scholars Undergraduate Research Program (Sep 2020-Dec 2020)