Dynamics of Complex Fluids Group

Principal Investigator

Patrick T. Underhill

Associate Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
110 8th St
Ricketts Building, Room 121
Troy, NY 12180
underhill@rpi.edu
Phone: (518)276-3032
Fax: (518)276-4030

Curriculum Vitae

Education:
Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, MIT, 2006
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Washington University, 2001
B.S. in Physics, Washington University, 2001

Research Interests: Complex fluids, Coarse-grained simulations, Microfluidics, Biopolymers, Swimming microorganisms.

Graduate Students

Purba Chatterjee

B. E. in Chemical Engineering, BITS Pilani, 2012

Research: Janus particle materials.
Hobbies: Reading, Philately, and Cooking.
Yuzhou Qian

M. S. in Chemical Engineering, U. of Florida, 2012
B. S. in Physics & Math, Peking Univ., 2010

Research: Theories of self-propelled particles.
Angelo Setaro

M. S. in Chemistry, SUNY Albany, 2015
B. S. in Chemistry, SUNY Albany, 2014

Research:
Hobbies:
Edmund Tang

B. S. in Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 2013

Research: Janus particles.
Hobbies: Origami, Cooking, and Model kits.

Alumni

Graduate Students

Harsh Pandey

Suhas Rao

Sandeep Chilukuri

Yaser Bozorgi

Kajetan Sikorski

Rangarajan Radhakrishnan

Undergraduate Students

Gregory Sowiak

Megan Balfe

Tyler Gruttadauria

Jonathan Volpe

Hannah Clough

Kevin Dai

Connor Schleicher

Briana Kilberg

Zachary Menteur

Amanda Knight

Michael McIntyre

Hannah Fix

Andrew Liptak

Katherine Woychik