Research Team News

 
 
Dr. Lu Fang successfully defended her thesis

Dr. Lu Fang successfully defended her thesis

Dr. Lu Fang defended her thesis, on November 14, 2022. Dr. Fang’s defense focused on “Enabling Ultra-Low Viscosity Lubricants Through Fundamental Understanding of ZDDPs Anti-Wear Additives and their Tribofilm Growth Mechanisms”. When asked how she felt having completed this final step in her Ph.D. journey, Fang replied “Time goes by really fast and I really […]

 
Science as art: sand grain orientation

Science as art: sand grain orientation

PhD student, Parker LaMascus, was featured in the Arcadia Exhibitions Instagram. Parker took the image of sand grains using an interferometric microscope and calculated the average major axis of the grains.

 
Lu Fang begins internship at ExxonMobil

Lu Fang begins internship at ExxonMobil

PhD Candidate, Lu Fang, will investigate grease-lubricated contact operating under the elastohydrodynamic lubrication regime at ExxonMobil Reseach & Engineering.

 
Carpick group welcomes four new members

Carpick group welcomes four new members

A warm welcome to Mr. Romulo Martins, Mr. Zekun Li, Dr. Cangyu Qu, and Dr. Danny Sánchez!