Our lab hosts scientists, authors, artists, and photographers.

Author

Graduate students

  • Olga Shishkov, a graduate student  working on insect larvae
  • Michael Tennenbaum, a graduate student involved in studies of ants as fluids, co-advised with Alberto Fernandez-Nieves
  • Thomas Spencer, a graduate student working on moth antennae
  • Marguerite Matherne, a graduate student working on tails
  • Alexander Lee, a graduate student working on sniffing
  • Andrew Schulz, a graduate student working on elephant trunks
  • Huntang Ko, a graduate student working on frog tongues
  • Daniel Kimmel, a graduate student working on running on water

Hu Graduate Alumni

  • Dr. Patricia Yang, (graduated 2018), was a graduate student involved in studies of digestion and urination. Graduated to pursue a postdoc with David Ku at Georgia Tech.
  • Dr. Alexis Noel, (graduated 2018) was a graduate student involved in studies of frog adhesive mechanisms. Graduated to become a research engineer with Jason Nadler at Georgia Tech Research Institute.
  • Mr. Sulisay Phonekeo, (graduated 2016) was a graduate student involved in studies of ant bridges, co-advised with Craig Tovey.  Graduated to pursue the pump design industry.
  • Dr. Guillermo Amador (graduated 2015) was a graduate student involved in studies of self-cleaning.  Graduated to pursue a postdoc at Max Planck.  Now a postdoc at TU Delft
  • Prof. Andrew Dickerson (graduated 2014) was a graduate student involved in experimental studies of mosquito coping mechanisms to rain, fog and dew. Graduated to pursue consulting.  Now faculty at Central Florida University.
  • Prof. Hamidreza Marvi (graduated 2013) was a graduate student involved in combined experimental and theoretical studies of snake locomotion.  Graduated to pursue a postdoc at Carnegie Mellon University.  Now faculty at Arizona State University.
  • Dr. Nathan Mlot (graduated 2013) was a graduate student involved in experimental studies of the swarming behavior of ants.  Graduated to pursue the energy industry.
  • Mr. Will Hobbs (graduated 2010) was a graduate student involved in experimental studies of plant-wind interactions. Graduated to pursue the energy industry.

Postdocs

  • Dr. Jia Ning Wu, (worked 2016-2018), postdoc working on elephant trunks.  Graduated to work at a research institute in Shenzhen, China

Artists

Photographers

Hu Undergraduate Alumni who have websites

  • Mr. Peter Shankles, graduated to pursue graduate school at Oak Ridge National Lab
  • Ms. Tanvi Dave, graduated to pursue MSE graduate school at Georgia Tech
  • Ms. Jasmine Nirody, graduated to pursue physics graduate school at UC Berkeley
  • Mr. Jerome Choo, graduated to pursue a startup
  • Mr. Jonathan Pham is a 2016 Urology Care Foundation/Herbert Brendler, MD Summer Medical Student Fellow

 

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