Socha lab members at sweetFrog, Spring '14.
Socha Lab members circa 2014

Biomedical engineer, consultant, and private investigator

PhD Biomedical Engineering, Virginia Tech, ongoing
MS Biomedical Engineering, Duke University 2012
BS Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Tech 2010

Project Coordinator, Duke University, 2012-2013
Applications Engineer, Bennett Aerospace, 2011-2013
Consultant, Quantum Leap Innovations, 2009-2010


A whole bunch. Too many.

Press Releases:
"Bugs and Flowers Inspire New Cocktail Curiosities." 2014 Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual conference press release, January 7th, 2014.

"Dogfighting Bees Perform Aerial Combat Right at Researcher’s Front Door." 2016 Society for Integrative and Comparitive Biology annual conference press release, December 30th, 2015.

Personal Interests
Entomology, arachnology, marine biology, biologically inspired design, movies, computer games, comic books, martial arts

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Figure 1: Doing science at the Argonne National Lab

Figure 2: Shadowing surgeons at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Figure 3: Presenting on cockroach respiration at SICB 2014