Alumni

Name: Laxmi PoudelIMG_1786
Education:
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2021. B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2015.
Bio: Laxmi joined SiDi as a Ph.D. student at the University of Arkansas in 2017. His research was focused on Cooperative 3D Printing and Scheduling. His research has laid down the foundation for the realization of the swarm manufacturing of the future. His dissertation can be downloaded here,Computational Frameworks for Multi-Robot Cooperative 3D Printing and Planning
Current employment: Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Down Tilbury’s Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Michigan.


Name: Jared PoeIMG_0735
Education:
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2021. B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2019.
Bio: Jared joined SiDi when he was a Master student at the University of Arkansas. His research was focused on thermal imaging and computer vision in unmanned ground vehicle system design. His master thesis can be downloaded here,Material Detection with Thermal Imaging and Computer Vision: Potentials and Limitations”
Current employment: L3 Technologies


Name: Colin CorcoranIMG_8332
Education: 
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2019.
Bio: Colin joined SiDi when he was a junior undergrad at the University of Arkansas. His research was focused on data-driven design, and customer choice modeling in community-based additive manufacturing systems.
Current employment: Lockheed Martin Corporation


Name: Sree ChintalapudiSREE
Education:
M.S., Operations Management, University of Arkansas, 2018.
Bio: Sree joined SiDi when she was an MS student in Operations Management at the University of Arkansas. Her research was focused on data-driven decision making in community-based manufacturing service systems.
Current employment: Walmart Inc.


Name: Khoinguyen Trinhkhoitrinh
Education: 
B.S. with Honor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2019.
Bio: Khoi joined SiDi when he was a junior undergrad honor student at the University of Arkansas. His research was focused on complex network, particularly using network motif theory to engineer complex communication networks in swarm systems.
Current employment: The Boeing Company


Name: Bofan YangBofan_Photo
Education: B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, 2019.
Bio: Bofan joined SiDi as an exchange scholar in Summer 2018. She was a concurrently enrolled student at the University of California, Berkeley from January to May, 2018. Her research was focused on swarm 3D printing and strength behaviors of cooperatively 3D-printed parts.


Name: Eindra NweHeadshot Original
Education: B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2018.
Bio: Eindra joined SiDi when she was a junior undergrad student at the University of Arkansas. Her research was focused on game theory and its application in cybersecurity with a emphasis on the simulation of insider threat in power grid systems.


Name: Chandler BairBio Sketch Photo
Education: 
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2018.
Bio: Chandler joined SiDi when he was a junior undergrad at the University of Arkansas. His research aimed at developing a scalable mechanism of coordinating a swarm of robots to enable the collaborative 3D printing.


Name: Kaleb PorterIMG_20160826_152812161
Education: 
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2018.
Bio: Kaleb joined SiDi when he was a junior undergrad at the University of Arkansas. His research aimed at modeling designers’ sequential decision-making in complex systems design.
Current employment: CRB Consulting