Principal Investigator


David Camarillo
Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, and by courtesy, Mechanical Engineering
EMAIL:

OFFICE PHONE: (650) 725-2590
OFFICE ADDRESS: 443 Via Ortega, Room 205, Stanford, CA 94305-4124
WEBSITE: Faculty Profile

Postdoctoral Fellows


Mehmet Kurt | Postdoctoral Fellow, Bioengineering
EMAIL: mkurt@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Dynamic characterization of helmet material properties
EDUCATION:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, Bogazici University
PhD in Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kaveh Laksari | Postdoctoral Fellow, Bioengineering
EMAIL: klaksari@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Characterization of brain injury mechanisms under impact loading
EDUCATION:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran
MS in Mechanical Engineering, Temple University
PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Temple University

Graduate Students


Fidel Hernandez | PhD Candidate, Mechanical Engineering
EMAIL: fidelh@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Head impact modeling for helmet design and certification
EDUCATION:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
MS in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
AWARDS:
NSF Graduate Research Fellow, Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellow, Stanford Bio-X Honorary Graduate Fellow, Stanford School of Engineering Graduate Fellow, Alfred P. Sloan Foudnation Scholar
Lyndia Wu | PhD Student, Bioengineering
EMAIL: lyndiacw@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Neurophysiological response to football impacts
EDUCATION:
BS in Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
MS in Bioengineering, Stanford University
AWARDS:
NSERC Postgraduate Scholarship, Stanford Bio-X Graduate Fellow, Stanford Bioengineering Fellowship
Michael Yip | PhD Candidate, Bioengineering
EMAIL: mcyip@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Flexible robotics for cardiovascular therapy
EDUCATION:
BASc in Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo
MASc in Electrical Engineering, University of British Columbia
AWARDS:
NSERC Postgraduate Scholarship, Stanford Bio-X Graduate Fellow, Stanford Bioengineering Fellowship
Livia Zarnescu | PhD Candidate, Bioengineering
EMAIL: liviaz@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Cell mechanics for regenerative medicine
EDUCATION:
BS in Optical Engineering and Mathematics, University of Arizona
MS in Bioengineering, Stanford University
AWARDS:
NSF Graduate Research Fellow, Stanford Graduate Fellowship

Rotation Students


Alec McGlaughlin | MS Student, Bioengineering
EMAIL: alecmcg1@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Characterizing human head biomechanics

Calvin Kuo | MS Student, Mechanical Engineering
EMAIL: calvink@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Head measurement device accuracy

Jake Sganga | MS Student, Bioengineering
EMAIL: sganga@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Characterizing head-helmet dynamics

Lizzie Peiros | MS Student, Mechanical Engineering
EMAIL: epeiros@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Robotic instrumentation of a medical catheter

Scott Ulrich | MS Student, Mechanical Engineering
EMAIL: suhlrich@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Instrumented mouthguard sensing

Undergraduate Students


Kevin Bui | BS Student, Mechanical Engineering
EMAIL: kevinbui@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Automatated video tracking of helmet fiducial markers (with Fidel Hernandez), BioE REU

Bradley Hammoor | BS Student, Bioengineering
EMAIL: hammoorb@stanford.edu
PROJECT: Improvements to laboratory head impact models (with Fidel Hernandez), BioE REU

Staff


Jessica Negrette | Administrative Associate
EMAIL: jnegrette@stanford.edu
OFFICE PHONE: (650) 725-7583
OFFICE ADDRESS: 318 Campus Drive West, RM S-165, Stanford, CA 94305

Alumni


Maria Malone | MS Student, Mechanical Engineering (2013-14)
CURRENT POSITION: Working at Tesla Motors
PROJECT: Instrumented mouthguard redesign and fabrication.
EDUCATION:
BS in Biomechanical Engineering, Stanford University
MS in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
Vaibhav Nangia | MS Student, Mechanical Engineering (2013-14)
CURRENT POSITION: Working at Google
PROJECT: Head impact measurements using skin-adhered sensors.
EDUCATION:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College
MS in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
Joe Schooler | Research Coordinator (2013-14)
CURRENT POSITION: Working at Ancestry.com
PROJECT: Human subjects protocols and mouthguard fabrication.
EDUCATION:
BS in Molecular Biology, University of the Pacific
MS in Biomedical Imaging, University of California - San Francisco

Pete Shull | Postdoctoral Fellow, Bioengineering (2012-13)
CURRENT POSITION: Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China
PROJECT: Mouthguard for measurement of head impact kinematics
EDUCATION:
BS in Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, LeTourneau University
MS in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University