Principle Investigator

Atieh Moridi

Employment 

Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University
Graduate Field Faculty, Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University
Graduate Field Faculty, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University
Faculty Member, Cornell Energy Systems Institute (CESI)
Faculty Member, Cornell Center for Materials Research (CMMR)
Faculty Fellow, Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability
Faculty Member, Kavli Institute at Cornell (KIC) for Nanoscale Science

Education

PostDoc, Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering, MIT
PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano
M.Sc and B.Sc, Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University
Email: moridi@cornell.edu

Selected Awards:

Department of Energy Early Career award, 2022.

Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, 2022.

National Science Foundation CAREER award, 2021.

Johnson and Johnson WiSTEM 2D Scholars Award, 2021.

Schwartz research award in life sciences, 2021.

Intercampus (Cornell Weill Medicine and Ithaca campus) seed grant for biomedical research, 2020.

Presidential Council of Cornell Women (PCCW) Affinito-Stewart award, 2019.

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PhD students

Jenniffer Bustillos

 

PhD Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: jab925@cornell.edu

Chenxi Tian (Toby)

 

PhD Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: ct592@cornell.edu

Akane Wakai

 

PhD Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: aw846@cornell.edu

Adrita Dass

 

PhD Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: ad989@cornell.edu

Kaushalendra Singh

 

PhD Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: kks76@cornell.edu

Ashlee Gabourel

 

PhD Student
Material Science and  Engineering
Email: atg59@cornell.edu

Master’s students

Akula Sai Pratyush

 

M.S Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: sa2343@cornell.edu

Rishi Munnangi

 

M.S. Student
Material Science and Engineering
Email: rm2252@cornell.edu

Ajay Pillai

 

M.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: ak967@cornell.edu

Poulomi Mukherjee

 

M.S. Student
Material Science and Engineering
Email: pm474@cornell.edu

Yuhui Li

 

M.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: yl2233@cornell.edu

David Fares

 

M.Eng. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: djf255@cornell.edu

Linxiao Mei

 

M.Eng. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: lm753@cornell.edu

Bachelor of Science Students

George Abbott

 

B.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: gsa46@cornell.edu

Andres Garcia

 

B.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: nag68@cornell.edu

Jamie Dawson

 

B.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: jld332@cornell.edu

Isaac Newcomb

 

B.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: idn6@cornell.edu

Meiyang Wang (Samantha)

 

B.S. Student
Material Science and Engineering
Email: mw842@cornell.edu

Polina Ermoshkina

 

B.S. Student
Material Science and Engineering
Email: pae49@cornell.edu

Will Richter

 

M.Eng. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: wbr43@cornell.edu

Visiting Students

Selina Kirubakar

 

Visiting M.Sc. Student
Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany
Email: selinacit@gmail.com

Angelique Jan Miane

 

Visiting B.S. Student
Buffalo University, Buffalo, New York
Email: amiane@jacobsinstitute.org

August Brueggemann

 

Visiting B. S.  Student
Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
Email: jabrueg@g.clemson.edu

Alumni

Jinyeon Kim

PostDoc, Cornell University
PhD: Seoul National University, 2018
Email: jk2697@cornell.edu

Temesgen Worku

Undergraduate Student
Cornell University
Email: tw298@cornell.edu

Kenny Shaughnessy

MEng Student
Cornell University
Email: kds93@cornell.edu

Talia Turnham

MEng Student
Cornell University
Email: tgt9@cornell.edu

Sohail Mohammed

Visiting Student
Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur, India
Email: ms3557@cornell.edu

Janice Wei

 

B.S. Student
Cornell University
Email: cw655@cornell.edu

Qi An

 

Visiting PhD Student
Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Email: qa27@cornell.edu

Vignesh Gnanasekaran

 

M.Eng. Student
Cornell University
Email: vg83@cornell.edu

Ruidong Wang

 

M.S. Student
Cornell University
Email: rw599@cornell.edu

Shonak Bhattacharya

 

M.S. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: sb2565@cornell.edu

Niharika Shukla

 

M.Eng. Student
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Email: ns596@cornell.edu