University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Mechanical Engineering (Nanoscience)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey
Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey
Computer Science
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)


2016 — 2016 R&D 100 Award for “G-mode: Full Information Acquisition in Scanning Probe Microscopy and Spectroscopy,”

2016 — 2016 Microscopy Today Innovation Award for novel technique titled “General Mode (G-mode) Microscopy & Spectroscopy”

2017 — 2016 Outstanding Reviewer Award, Institute of Physics (IOP) Publishing

2016 — Significant Event Award for “Harnessing HPC Capability at OLCF with R Language for Deep Data Science”, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

2016 — 2016 Microscopy and Microanalysis Postdoctoral Meeting Award for paper titled “Submicron Spatial Resolution in Thermal Desorption Mass Spectroscopy via Rapid Heating Functions using Thermal AFM Probes”

2016 — Significant Event Award for “The Bellerophon Environment for Analysis of Materials (BEAM) Project”, Oak Ridge National Laboratory ORNL

2012 — Best Poster Award, Center For Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST) 10th Annual Nanotechnology Workshop, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign