Career

Sandia National Laboratories

Materials and Failure Modeling, 2021 – current.

  Postdoctoral Appointee, 2021 – current.

Education

Cornell University

PhD, Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 2021.

  Dissertation: "Fundamental Theories for the Mechanics of Polymer Chains and Networks.”

  Committee: Meredith N. Silberstein (advisor/chair), Steven H. Strogatz, Alan T. Zehnder.

  Concentrations: Mechanics of Materials (major), Applied Mathematics (minor), Solid Mechanics (minor).

Relevant coursework.

MS, Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 2020.

  Non-thesis; committee, concentrations, and coursework listed above.

University of Notre Dame

BS, Mechanical Engineering, 2017.

Relevant coursework.

Saint Laurence High School

Burbank, Illinois, 2009 – 2013.

Incarnation Elementary School

Palos Heights, Illinois, 2000 – 2009.