People

Principal Investigator

Michael T. Tolley, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC San Diego

tolley@ucsd.edu

Office

EBU II, room 356

9500 Gilman Drive #0411

La Jolla, CA 92093-0411

Phone: (858) 534-1355

Postdoctoral Fellows

Ph.D. Students

Caleb Christianson

NanoEngineering

caleb.christianson@gmail.com

Dylan Drotman

Mechanical Engineering

dylandrotman@gmail.com

Paul Glick

Mechanical Engineering

pglick@eng.ucsd.edu

Michael Ishida

Mechanical Engineering

mishida@eng.ucsd.edu

Saurabh Jadhav (co-advised with Prof. Schulze)

Mechanical Engineering

jadhav.saurabh.100@gmail.com

Emily Lathrop

Mechanical Engineering

lathrop.em@gmail.com

Adriane Minori

Mechanical Engineering

adriane.minori@gmail.com

Jessica Sandoval

Mechanical Engineering

jas164@eng.ucsd.edu

Ben Shih

Mechanical Engineering

beshih@ucsd.edu

Will Weston-Dawkes

Mechanical Engineering

w.p.westondawkes@gmail.com

M.S. Students

Jamie Luong

Mechanical Engineering

jamie.luong916@gmail.com

Daniel Ortiz (co-advised with Prof. Gravish)

Mechanical Engineering

dhortiz27@gmail.com

Matt Suiter

Mechanical Engineering

masuiter@eng.ucsd.edu

Yangting Sun

Mechanical Engineering

yas109@eng.ucsd.edu

Undergraduate Students

Nikki Arm

Mechanical Engineering


Yi Cui

Mechanical Engineering


Tina Ghafel

Mechanical Engineering


Zhaoyuan Huo

Mechanical Engineering

Sebastian Lee

Mechanical Engineering


Indira Mulia

Aerospace Engineering

David Sharp

Mechanical Engineering


Adrianna Stopol

Mechanical Engineering


Philby Wang

Aerospace Engineering


Visiting Graduate Students

Alumni

Maya deVries, postdoc (2016-2018), Director of Training Activities for the Sustainable Oceans at UC Davis

Thomas Thuruthel, visiting graduate student (2018)

Billy Yang, summer student (summer 2018)

Steven Hu, STARS student (summer 2018)

Ayush Giri, STARS student (summer 2018)

Chibuike Agba, STARS student (summer 2018)

Aaron Ong, B.S. (2014-2018), MS at UC Berkeley Mechanical Engineering

Esmeralda Ochoa, B.S. (2015-2018)

Jason Mayeda, B.S. (2017-2018), Cymer

Richard Li, B.S. (2017-2018)

Kyle Gillespie, B.S. (2016-2018), PhD at UCLA Mechanical Engineering

Francis Joseph, M.S. (2016-2018), AutoX

Kelly Levick, B.S. (2017-2018)

Ricky Yueqi Wang, B.S. (2016-2018), MS at Stanford Mechanical Engineering

Yue Yang, M.S. (2017), Huawei

Avery Hanson, visiting high school student (2016-2017)

Tom Kalisky, M.S. (2015-2017), Kid Print, UC San Diego Design Lab

Siddarth Govindan, B.S. (2016-2018), Sony Interactive Entertainment > MFA at NYU Game Design

Luis Ramirez, STARS student (summer 2017)

Bocheng Kang, M.S. (2016-2017), Jaten Robot & Automation

Ramzi Majit, M.S. (2015-2017), Johnson Controls

Nathaniel Goldberg, B.S. (2014-2017), PhD at UC Berkeley Mechanical Engineering

Sebastian Lee, B.S. (2016-2017), General Atomics > SpaceX

Nick Garrett, B.S. (2016-2017), Brain Corp > MS at UC San Diego Mechanical Engineering > Planck Aero

Mustafa Ali, B.S. (2015-2016)

Nathan Adera, STARS student (summer 2016)

Philip deZonia, B.S. (2014-2016), PhD at University of Pennsylvania Mechanical Engineering

Maris Doherty, B.S. (2015-2016), Solar Turbines

James Harper, M.S. (2014-2015), Apple

Eric Lee, B.S. (2015-2016)

Shea Loges, M.S. (2014-2015), Northrop Grumman

Alejandra Martinez, STARS student (summer 2015)

Kristen Matsuno, B.S. (2015-2016), PhD at Stanford Mechanical Engineering

Yuka Okina, B.S. (2015-2017)

Kazu Otani, B.S. (2014-2016), MS at Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute > Inria > Shield AI

Brenda Pham, B.S. (2014-2016), Artifex RDE

Jeff Wang, B.S. (2015-2016), MS at UC San Diego Computer Science