Alyssa Travitz, Co-President
Alyssa Travitz is a 3rd year PhD student working in the Larson Group studying computational models for waterborne coatings. She was previously co-chair of the ACS POLY/PMSE Outreach Initiative, and continues to serve on the organizational committee for the REACT Workshop.
Ayse Muniz, Co-president
Ayse Muniz is a 3rd year PhD student in the Macromolecular Science and Engineering program. Her research focuses on engineering tissue microenvironments to study the influence of materials on cell fate. She is actively engaged in leadership positions through ACS POLY/PMSE (Co-President), the Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund (Healthcare deal flow lead), and the NSF Cellular Metamaterials (Cell-Met) Engineering Research Center (Student Leadership Council President).
Ying Liu, Vice president of student affair
Our vice president of student affair, Ying is a 3th year PhD candidate studying under the direction of Dr. Ronald Larson. For her current project, she is developing analytical methods to quantify polyelectrolytes in order to study the phase behavior of oppositely charged polyelectrolytes.
Zhihe Gao, Treasurer
Muru Zhou, Secretary
Muru Zhou is a 2nd year Phd student. Her research focuses on the application of shape-morphing materials on retinal prosthesis.
Violet Sheffey, Vice President of Outreach
Prof. Timothy Scott