Principal Investigator

Prof. Sanghamitra Neogi

Education
Ph.D., Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Pennsylvania State University, 2011
M.Sc., Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, 2002
B.Sc., Physics, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, 2000
Professional Experience
Assistant Professor, Ann and H.J. Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences,
University of Colorado Boulder, 2015-Present
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research,
Mainz, Germany, 2011-2015

Email: sanghamitra.neogi@colorado.edu
Office: AERO 357
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Research Associates

Artem Pimachev

Previous School:
University of Wyoming (Ph.D. in Physics, 2018)
Research Interests:
Computational solid state physics: Novel materials design with DFT for biomedicine and renewable energy; Tunable electronic and magnetic properties of 2D and 3D materials through controlled substituents and defect configurations.
Current Project:
Machine Learning Electronic Transport in Complex Architectures.
Hobbies:
Climbing the 14ers, Kayaking, Teaching, Learning natural and programming languages.

Email: artem.pimachev@colorado.edu
Office: AERO 346

Graduate Students

Manoj Settipalli (Ph.D. Candidate, Aerospace Engineering Sciences)

Previous School:
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India (M. Tech & B. Tech in Aerospace Engineering)
Research Interests:
Electron & Phonon transport, Electron-Phonon Interactions, Materials for Space & Energy Applications, Quantum Materials.
Current Project:
Stability of Qubits in Solid-State Quantum Systems
Hobbies:
I love to sing (Contemporary & Semi-Classical Indian, Western) and to play the guitar (Finger-style acoustic, Flamenco). I also enjoy playing Volleyball and Cricket and exploring mountains (hiking, skiing, etc.).

Email: manoj.settipalli@colorado.edu
Office: AERO 346

Morgan Henderson (Ph.D. Candidate, Aerospace Engineering Sciences)

Previous School:
University of Montana (B.A. in Physics 2017, B.A. in Mathematics 2017)
Research Interests:
Condensed matter physics, especially thermal transport in solids and applications to energy production and conservation, quantum materials, and quantum-mechanical extensions to classical molecular dynamics.
Current Project:
Autonomous Computing Materials
Hobbies:
Reading and writing fiction and poetry, playing a healthy amount of violin and videogames, and spending time with my two cats.

Email: Morgan.Henderson@colorado.edu
Office: AERO 346

Undergraduate Students: Discovery Learning Program

Ankrit Uprety (B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, class of 2022)

Research Interests:
Physics, Aerodynamics, and Computational Analysis.
Current Project:
Autonomous Computing Materials
Hobbies:
Playing/Watching soccer, Hiking, and Watching movies.

Email: Ankrit.Uprety@colorado.edu

Alumni

Quentin Moore (B.S./M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, Class of 2020)

Kyle Li (B.S. Double Major in Engineering Plus: Aerospace Emphasis and Applied Mathematics, class of 2021)

Riley Hadjis (B.S. Double Major in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Applied Math with a minor in Computer Science, class of 2020)

Paul Salame (B.S./M.S. Student, Mechanical Engineering Major with Computer Science Minor, Class of 2020)

Tyler Sterling (Ph.D. Candidate, Materials Science and Engineering Program)

Dr. Vitaly Proshchenko (Postdoctoral Research Associate;
Currently, Technology Development Modeling Engineer, Micron Technology)

Jason Herron (B.S. in Chemical Engineering with Space Minor, 2020)

Dr. Pratik Dholabhai (Postdoctoral Research Associate;
Currently, Assistant Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy, Rochester Institute of Technology)

Lee Huynh (B.S./M.S. in Aerospace Engineering Sciences, 2018)

Tanya Schulz (B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, 2017)

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