James Hilbert

 

Education:

Email: hilbertj@seas.upenn.edu

B.S., Mechanical Engineering (2011), Lafayette College

B.A., Mathematics (2011), Lafayette College

 

Research Projects:

Experimental and MD simulation based investigation to develop fundamental understanding of the thermal degradation pathways for silicon oxide-doped diamond-like carbon (SiOx-DLC).

Study of the environmental dependence of the tribological properties (friction and wear) for silicon oxide-doped diamond-like carbon (SiOx-DLC).

This research is supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DMR-1107642, and the Advanced Storage Technology Consortium ASTC under Grant No. 2011-012.

 

Awards:

STLE E. Elmer Klaus Fellowship for Graduate Students, 2013