Current Research Group

 

Keir Hart completed his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in May, 2011. He is now a Senior Engineer with Covidien in Boulder, CO.

Scott Macdonald completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in May, 2010. He is now a Biomedical Engineer at Medical Modeling Corporation in Golden, CO and a Design Engineer at Clean Bean, LLC.

 

 

Levin Sliker*

Ph.D. Student

 

 

Rosie Steinhaus completed her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in May, 2011. She is now a Process Engineer with W.L. Gore and Associates, Inc., Healthcare and Medical Division in Flagstaff, AZ.

 

 

Madalyn Kern*

Ph.D. Student

 

 

Research Group Alumni

Austin Ruppert completed his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in August, 2009. He is now with Chevron in Salt Lake City, UT.

 

Zachary Mills completed his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in May, 2011. He is now a Mechanical Engineer II with Raytheon in El Segundo, CA.

 

 

Nicholas Anderson

B.S.M.E. Student

 

 

Aditya Bhave completed his Master of Science in Electrical Engineering in May, 2011. He is now a Junior Integrations Engineer at Alticast, in Broomfield, CO.

Michael Zimkowski completed his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in August, 2010. He is now a Doctoral Student in Bioengineering at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.

 

 

Anna Passernig completed her Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (Graduate Design Program) in May, 2012.

Allison Lyle completed her Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in August, 2012. She is now an engineer at Just Right Surgical, in Boulder, CO.

Benjamin Terry completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering in May, 2012. He is now an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, NE.

Mona (Guide Dog in Training) completed her training in October, 2012.

Regents of the University of Colorado

Xin Wang completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering in August, 2012. He is now an FEA Project Leader at Molex in Auburn Hills, MI.

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Eric Kramer

Ph.D. Student

 

 

Principal Investigator

Mark Rentschler, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Design Center Colorado

-Director of Graduate Programs

University of Colorado Boulder

1111 Engineering Drive, 427 UCB

Boulder, CO 80309-0427

 

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Assistant Professor of Surgery

-Secondary Appointment

Assistant Professor of Bioengineering

-Affiliate Appointment

 

Office: ECME 263

Phone: 303.735.6149, Fax: 303.492.3498

E-mail: Mark Rentschler

Charles Wheeler* completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in May, 2013. He is now a Mechanical Engineering Doctoral Student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA.

James Cezo completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering in August, 2013. He is now at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN, as a member of the Innovation Fellows Program in the Medical Devices Center.

Douglas Fankell

Ph.D. Student

 

 

J. Micah Prendergast

Ph.D. Student

 

 

John Kearns

M.S.M.E. Student

 

 

Carlye Lauff

Ph.D. Student

 

 

Joan Ortega

Balsells Intern Catalonia, Spain

 

 

Matthew Francisco completed his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in December, 2013.

Morgan Hill completed her Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in December, 2013. She is now Development Engineer at Covidien, in Boulder, CO.

Aleksander Stefanov

B.S.M.E. Student

 

 

Hillary Dixon

B.S.M.E. Student

 

 

Alexander Perry

B.S.M.E. Student