epix_0046 croppedShelby Hutchens, Lead Investigator

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Science and Engineering, UIUC

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Caltech, 2011
M.S., Chemical Engineering, Caltech, 2006
B.S., Chemical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, 2004

 Office: 130 Mechanical Engineering Building
Email: hutchs at illinois dot edu
Phone: (217) 300-0412

Graduate Student Trainees

Amrita Kataruka

kataruk2 at illinois dot edu

Ph.D. student in Structural Engineering
B.S. Engineering, Manipal Institute of Technology

Alexandra Spitzer

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Ph.D. student in Materials Science
B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers the State University of NJ

Bingyang Zhang

bzhang53 at illinois dot edu

Ph.D. student in Mechanical Engineering
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai

Undergraduate Assistants

Davin Bahk

Senior in Mechanical Engineering

Bryan Bunch

Senior in Mechanical Engineering

Austin Chan

Senior in Engineering Mechanics

Reisha Chellani

Sophomore in Materials Science


Andrew Dou

Sophomore in Mechanical Engineering


Liam Flood

Sophomore in Chemical Engineering

David Nejdl

Junior in Mechanical Engineering

Andrew Shiang

Senior in Engineering Mechanics

Past group members