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Brandon Hanold, Engineer
Degree(s):B.S. in Astrophysics, 2006, Michigan State University.
Email: hanold@cfd.rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4104 (office)
Office: 17-3173



Christian Pape, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): B.S./M.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology, May 2019, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: cdp7997@rit.edu



Kenton Weigold, Software Architect
Degree(s): B.S. in Computer Engineering, 2007, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: kweigold@gmail.com



Daniel Zsenits, High School Intern
Degree(s): High School Graduate, June 2018, Fairport High School
Office: 17-3170



Benjamin Bondor, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Electrical Engineering, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: bcb2815@rit.edu



Kevin Moser, Student Programmer
Degree(s): BS Imaging Science, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: krm8862@rit.edu
Office: 17-3175



Analia Briceno, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Industrial Design, May 2018, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: ab2640@rit.edu



Sourabh Kulhare, Software Developer
Degree(s):M.S. Computer Engineering, December 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: sk1846@g.rit.edu



Ryan Scott, Capstone Student
Degree(s): B.S. in Physics, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: res3210@rit.edu



Michael Potter, Student Researcher
Degree(s): M.S. in Computer Science, August 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology; B.S. Computational Mathematics, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology; B.S. Biomedical Engineering, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: mjp2010@rit.edu



Emily Holz, Student Researcher
Degree(s): B.S. Biomedical Engineering, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: ekh6929@rit.edu



Kyle Hunkar, Student Researcher
Degree(s): B.S. Electrical Engineering, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: kah9099@rit.edu



Jason Patel, Student Researcher
Degree(s): B.S. Electrical Engineering, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: jap6344@rit.edu



Lindsay Demblowski, Student Researcher
Degree(s): B.S. Biomedical Engineering, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: lad8988@rit.edu



Aravind Warrier, Student Software Developer
Degree(s): B.S. Computer Science and Engineering, May 2012, College of Engineering in Trivandrum
Email: amw3484@rit.edu



Gilford Fernandes, Student Software Developer
Degree(s): B.S. Electronics and Telecommunication, May 2013, Goa University
Email: gof1709@rit.edu



Eric May, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): BS/MS Electrical Engineering, May 2019, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: exm6180@rit.edu
Phone: (585) 475-4218 (office)
Office: 17-3150



Melissa McNulty, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Chemical Engineering, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: mrm4343@rit.edu
Phone: (585) 475-4218 (office)
Office: 17-3150



Ariel Reid, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology, December 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: alr7691@rit.edu
Phone: (585) 475-7131 (office)
Office: 17-3170



Neil Guertin, Lab Programming Researcher
Degree(s): B.S. Computational Mathematics and Computer Science, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: nrg5994@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4107 (office)
Office: 17-3170



Tre DiPassio, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): Dual Degree BS/MS Electrical Engineering, May 2018, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: jxd3973@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4107 (office)
Office: 17-3170



John Hatakeyama, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BS Electrical Engineering, May 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: jxh7530@rit.edu
Office: 17-3170



Liang Cao, PhD Student, Microsystems Engineering
Degree(s): M.S. in Optical Engineering, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology; B.S. in Optoelectronic Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
Email: lxc3973@rit.edu



Abdelsalam Aboketaf, PhD Student, Microsystems Engineering
Degree(s): M.S. in Electrical Engineering, 2009, Rochester Institute of Technology; B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Alfatech University, Libya
Email: axa8863@rit.edu



Kirk Winans, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): M.S. Communication and Media Technologies, 2016; Adv. Certificate in Applied Statistics, May 2016; M.S. Science, Technology, and Public Policy, May 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology B.S. Political Science/Computer Science, June 2012, Union College
Email: kmw2513@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-7131 (office)
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Kim Kolb, PhD Student
Degree(s): PhD in Imaging Science, May 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology; B.S. in Microelectronic Engineering, 2008, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Email: kem2691@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-2338 (office)
Office: 17-3150



Kenneth Bean, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BA Mechanical Engineering, May 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: kab7427@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4106 (office)
Office: 17-3170



Alexa Martinez, Designer
Degree(s): B.F.A. New Media Design, 2015, Rochester Institution of Technology



Jamie Martinez, Designer
Degree(s):B.F.A. New Media Design, 2015, Rochester Institution of Technology



Iain Marcuson, Software Engineer
Degree(s): MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2012, University of Rochester
Email: icmcfd@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4107
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3175



Keith Leung, Co-op/Intern
Degree(s): Dual Degree BS/MS Electrical Engineering, May 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: kml9839@rit.edu



Yuanhao Zhang, MS Student, Astrophysical Sciences and Technology
Degree(s): B.E. in Applied Physics, East China University of Science and Technology.
Email: yxz5461@rit.edu
Office: 17-3170



John Leavitt, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.F.A. Industrial Design, 2014, Rochester Institute of Technology.
A.A.S. Graphic Design, 2011, Onondaga Community College
Email: jpl6704@rit.edu



Aye Yi Chan, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Accounting, June 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology; A.S. Business Administration, May 2015, Monroe Community College
Email: ayc4512@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4218 (office)
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Ross Robinson, PhD Student
Degree(s): PhD in Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Email: rer5221@cis.rit.edu



Allison Conte, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): Expected B.F.A. in Graphic Design, 2014, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Email: arc7384@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4106 (office)
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3179



Kenny Fourspring, PhD Student
Degree(s): PhD in Imaging Science, 2013, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Email: kdf5036@cis.rit.edu



Kamal Jnawali, PhD Student, Astrophysical Sciences and Technology
Degree(s): MS in Physics, Thribhuvan University, Nepal
Email: kj5500@rit.edu
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Michael Every, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BS Physics, May 2014 Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: mje1450@rit.edu
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Evan Signor, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BS in Electrical Mechanical Engineering Technology, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: ers8137@rit.edu
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Nicole Lantonio, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): Mechanical Engineering Technology, 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: nal1512@rit.edu
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Michael Shaw, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BS in Electrical Engineering Technology, May 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology



Anastasia Rzhevskaya, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): BS New Media Marketing, May 2014 Rochester Institute of Technology



Jonathan Zimmermann, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BS Electrical Engineering, May 2015 Rochester Institute of Technology



Zachary Mink, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): BA Electrical Engineering, May 2014, Rochester Institute of Technology



Grace Walker, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: gew2284@rit.edu



Dan Grant, Engineer
Degree(s):B.S. in Computer Engineering Technology, 2008, Rochester Institute of Technology.



Matt Davis, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): Expected M.S. in Electrical Engineering, 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology; J.D., 2009, Albany Law School; B.S. Biochemistry, 2006, University of Wisconsin - Madison.



Christine Trombley, PhD Student
Degree(s): B.S. in Astrophysics and Physics, 2007, Michigan State University; PhD in Astrophysics, 2013, Rochester Institute of Techonology.
Email: cmt2410@rit.edu
Office: 17-3159



Tom Montagliano, Engineer
Degree(s): B.S. in Electrial Engineering Technology, 2004, Rochester Institute of Technology.



Evan Jorgensen, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): Expected B.S. in Microelectronic Engineering, 2013, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Email: ekj9409@rit.edu
Fax: 585-475-4250
Office: 17-3170



Caitlin Mucenski, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): BFA Medical Illustration, May 2013 Rochester Institute of Technology


Matthew Krause, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. in Hospitality and Service Mangement 2014, Rochester Institute of Technology



Katelyn Pease, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): Expected B.S. in Management Information Systems, 2014, Rochester Institute of Technology.



Adena Thomson, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): M.S. Accounting, February 2013, Rochester Institute of Technology



Brian Glod, Engineer
Degree(s): M.S. Electrical Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2012
                B.S. Computer Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2010



Elishia Ortiz, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. New Media Marketing, 2012, RIT.



Diego de la Fuente, Visiting PhD Student
Degree(s): M.S. in Astrophysics, 2011, Universidad Complutense de Madrid; B.S. in Physics, 2009, Universidad de La Laguna



Tom Praderio, Student Researcher
Degree(s): B.S. Electrial Engineering, May 2012, Rochester Institute of Technology



Morgan DeLuca, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): B.S./M.S Mechanical Engineering, May 2013, Rochester Institute of Technology



John Frye, Firmware Engineer
Degree(s): M.S. Computer Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2011



Heather Baxter, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): BS in Advertising and Public Relations, August 2012 Rochester Institute of Technology



John Breese, Student Researcher
Degree(s): B.S./M.S. Computer Engineering, May 2013, Rochester Institute of Technology



Chris Maloney, Senior Design Project Student
Degree(s): Ph.D. Microsystems Engineering, 2015, RIT; B.S. Microelectronic Engineering, 2011, RIT; B.S. Physics, 2011, Roberts Wesleyan College



Don Stauffer, Engineer
Degree(s):B.A. in Economics, 1991, Colby College. B.S.E.E. in Electrical Engineering, 1998, University of Utah.



Brian Ashe, Engineer
Degree(s):B.S. in Chemistry, 1994, Nazareth College. M.S. in Material Science and Engineering, 1999, RIT.



Chris Shea, Master's Student
Degree(s): B.S. in Microelectronic Engineering with a Minor in Electrical Engineering, 2009, Masters in Microelectronic Engineering (2011) , Rochester Institute of Technology



Andrew Komendat, Mechanical Engineering Student Technician
Degree(s): B.S. Mechanical Engineering, May 2012, Rochester Institute of Technology



Ben Davies, Assistant Research Scientist
Degree(s): PhD in Astrophysics, University of Leeds; M.S. in Physics, 2003; University of Leeds;
B.A. in Physics with Astrophysics,2003, University of Leeds



Max Bobrov, Firmware Engineer
Degree(s): B.S./M.S. Computer Engineering, May, 2010 RIT



Sungsoo Kim, Visiting Professor
Degree(s): PhD in Astronomy, 2000, UCLA; BS in Astronomy & Space Science, 1992, Kyunghee University
http://ap2.khu.ac.kr/sskim/



Maria Messineo, Postdoctoral Research Associate
Degree(s): PhD, 2004, Leiden University; M.S. in Astronomy , 1997, Bologna University



Stephanie Sublett, Lab Technician
Degree(s): Ph.D. In Physics, M.A. in Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester;
B.A. in Astrophysics, University of California at Berkeley



Zoltan Makai, Data Analyst
Degree(s): M.S. in Astronomy, 2006, University of Szeged;
B.S. in Physics, 2004, University of Szeged



Qingfeng Zhu, Postdoctoral Research Associate
Degree(s): PhD in Astrophysics,2006, University of Texas; M.S. Astrophysics 1999,
University of Science and Technology of China; B.S. in Physics, University of Science and Technology of China



Dan Pontillo, Graduate Research Assistant: Software Programmer
Degree(s): B.S. in Computer Engineering, B.S. in International Studies, 2008, Rochester Institute of Technology



Nicolas Cox, Co-op
Degree(s): B.S. Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2009



Jorge Rangel, Graduate Research Assistant
Degree(s): M.S. Microelectronics, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2009



Alisea Evans, Student Technician Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Civil Engineering Technology, May. 2012, RIT



Susan Cook, RIDL Group Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Graphic Design, May, 2009, Rochester Institute of Technology



Young Sam Yu, Graduate Student
Degree(s): Current, PhD student in Imaging Science, RIT; M.S. Astronomy, 2003, Seoul National University, Korea
B.S. Astronomy and Space Science, 2000, Chungnam National University, Korea



Lucy Hadfield, Postdoctoral Research Associate
Degree(s): PhD in Astrophysics, 2006, The University of Sheffield;
M.S. in Physics, M.S. in Astronomy, 2003, The University of Sheffield



Nonu Singh, Intern
Degree(s): M.S. Microelectronics, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2009, B.E. in Electronics & Telecommunication, 2006, G.G.S.I.P. University, Delhi, India



Linpeng Cheng, Graduate Student
Degree(s): M.S. Astrophysics, 2002, Chinese Academy of Sciences;
B.S. Astronomy, 1999, Beijing Normal University



Tarun Parmar, Masters student
Degree(s): M.S. Microelectronics, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2009, B.E. in Electronics & Telecommunication, 2008, Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College



Tiffany Magri, Assistant
Degree(s): MBA, 2007, RIT; B.S. in Marketing, University of Southern Indiana



Alan Johnson, Coordinator of Administrative Operations
Degree(s): MBA, 2007, Rochester Institute of Technology; B.A. in World Languages and Cultures;
B.A. in Political Science, Mercyhurst College



Katie Palermo, Graphic Designer
Degree(s): B.A. in Fine Arts, 2007, RIT



Dan Kerr, Technician
Degree(s): M.A. in Physics, 2003, Stony Brook University; B.Sc. in Physics, 1999, University of Albany



Divya Nadig, Graduate Student
Degree(s): B.E. in Printing Technology B.M.S. College of Engineering
Bangalore Vishveshwaraya Technological University, Belgaum.



Namitha Benjamin, Graduate Student
Degree(s): B.E. in Telecommunications M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology,
Bangalore Vishveshwaraya Technological University, Belgaum.



Heather Andersen, Assistant
Degree(s): MBA, 2007, RIT; B.A. in International Studies, B.A. in German 2004, Allegheny College



Hitesh Gadi, Website Developer
Degree(s): M.S. in Computer Science, 2006, RIT; B.S. in Technology, 2003, GND University



Gustavo Rahmer, Masters Student
Degree(s): Civil Electronics Engineer, 1994. BS in Electronic Engineering Sciences, 1991, Universidad Santa Maria, Chile, MS in Imaging Sciences, 2009, RIT.



Dan Smialek, Coordinator of Administrative Laboratory Operations
Degree(s): B.S. Business Administration, 1974,
M.S. Applied & Mathematical Statistics, 1986, Rochester Institute of Technology



Jingjing Zhang, Postdoctoral Research Associate
Degree(s): PhD in Electrical Engineering, 2006, University of Rochester; PhD in Optical Engineering, 2000,
Beijing Institute of Technology; M.S. in Electrical Engineering, 2002, University of Rochester;
B.S. in Optical Electronics, 1995, Beijing Institute of Technology



Anthony Ethangatta, Student Group Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Management Information Systems, 2008, Rochester Institute of Technology



John Coughlian, Software Administrator



Lance Simms, Guest Researcher
Degree(s): PhD in Applied Physics, 2008, Stanford; MS in Applied Physics, 2006, Stanford; BS in Physics, 2003, UCSB



Trisha Basset, Administrative Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Media Arts and Technology, May 2012, Rochester Institute of Technology



John Hill, Lab Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. in Electrical Engineering, May 2018, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: jxh6494@rit.edu



David Carmel, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Accounting, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology; A.S. Business Administration, December 2014, Monroe Community College
Email: dxc7688@rit.edu
Phone: (585) 475-7131 (office)
Office: 17-3170



Jetta Rackleff, Executive Assistant
Degree(s): B.S. Chemical Engineering, May 2017, Rochester Institute of Technology
Email: jpr5321@rit.edu
Phone: (585) 475-4218 (office)
Office: 17-3150