People

Christopher Wirth with his lab students

What we expect if you work with us: Wirth Lab Expectations

Postdocs

Aidin Rashidi

Aidin Rashidi

Aidin is working on the measurement of transient rheology changes in drying thin films.


Doctoral Students

Marola Issa

Marola Issa

Marola is working on the measurement of transient rheology changes in drying thin films.


Jiarui (Gary) Yan

Jiarui (Gary) Yan

Gary is working to measure the dynamics of active and driven complex colloids with evanescent wave scattering.

 

 

 


Master's Students

Hairou Yu

Hairou Yu 

Hairou is studying instabilities in drying complex fluids. 
 

 

 


Mingji Li

Mingji Li 

Mingji is studying the molecular control of microscale catalytic Janus particles. 

 

 


Undergraduate Students

Alison Kennedy 

Alison is working on simulating 2D nanomaterials at a fluid/fluid interface.

 


Mandy Huynh

Mandy Huynh  

Mandy is studying the molecular control of microscale catalytic Janus particles. 

 

 

 


Group Alumni

Adam Caroscio (HS Diploma, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing his high school education at St. Edward's High School.

Samuel Baugh (HS Diploma, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing his high school education at St. Edward’s High School.

Peter Howard (BS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing his Chemistry BS degree at Louisiana State University.

Tyler Leibengood (BS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing his Physics BS degree at Youngstown State University.

Steven Bengele (BS, Spring 2021, expected) – Currently completing his Chemical Engineering BS degree at CSU.

Mike March (MS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently employed at Sherwin Williams.

Lily Gould (MS, Spring 2021, expected) – Currently employed at BASF.

Marissa Trivisonno (BS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing her Chemical Engineering BS degree at CSU.

Sarahh Bouchahine (BS, Honors, Spring 2019) – Currently employed at Lubrizol.

Camerin McDonald (BS, Honors, Spring 2019) – Currently employed at Nexus Engineering Group.

Naik Yusufi (BS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing his Chemical Engineering BS degree at CSU.

Marissa Kostandaras (BS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing her Chemical Engineering BS degree at CSU.

Jiarui (Gary) Yan (MS, Summer 2018) – Currently completing his Chemical Engineering PhD degree at CSU with Chris Wirth.

Kenneth Gregg (BS, University of Akron, Spring 2020) – Currently completing his BS in Physics and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Akron.

Sri Harsha Nuthalapati (MS, Spring 2018) – Data Scientist at Verizon.

Nandini Padaraju (BS/MS, Spring 2020, expected) – Currently completing her Chemical Engineering BS degree at CSU.

Payton Lewis (BS, Honors, Spring 2018) – Employed at SIFCO Industries.

William Ivancic (BS, Honors & MS, Fall 2017) – Employed at Continental Products.

Selwin Varghese (MS, Fall 2017) – Currently completing his Chemical Engineering PhD degree at CSU with Chris Wirth.

Mehul Gamara (MS, Fall 2017) –

TJ Markiewicz (BS, Rowan University, Spring 2018) – Currently completing his Biomedical Engineering MS degree at Rutgers University.

Nick Turner (MS, Fall 2015) – Employed at GrafTech.

Jason Wolf (BS, Fall 2015) – Employed at AFRL.

Ian Burns – Currently completing his Mechanical Engineering degree at CSU.

Richard Schmitt (BS, Spring 2016) – Completed his Chemical Engineering MS degree at CSU with Nolan Holland. Employed at Rovasis.

Cornelius Obasanjo (MS, Fall 2016) – Canada.

Venkateswara Rao Kode (MS, Spring 2017) – Currently completing his Chemical Engineering PhD degree at CSU with Geyou Ao.

Will Tuttle (MS, Spring 2017) – Employed at BASF.

John Juchnowski (BS, Fall 2016) – Employed at Xellia Pharmaceuticals.


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