Dr. Erin MacDonald

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Product Design, Stanford University
ASME Design Automation Committee Outstanding Young Investigator, 2012

MIT Sloan School of Management, Marketing Postdoctoral Researcher & Mechanical Engineering Instructor, 2008-2009
University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D., 2008
University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, M.S., 2004
Brown University, Materials Science and Engineering, B.S. 1998

Research Focus
Product design; sustainable design; design optimization; behavioral psychology; construction of consumer preferences; judgment and decision-making regarding products; cognitive and learning styles.

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Dr. Wan-Lin Hu

Postdoctoral Scholar at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Purdue University, Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D., 2017
National Taiwan University, Electrical Engineering, M.S., 2008
National Taiwan University, Bio-Mechatronics Engineering, B.S., 2006

Research Focus
Human-machine interactions, human-in-the-loop systems, power systems.


Yiqing Ding

Ph.D. Student

Stanford University, Aerospace Engineering, M.S., 2019
Purdue University, Aerospace Engineering, B.S., 2016

Research Focus
Design optimization, transportation networks, energy systems.