Sean received his B.S. in Chemistry with a specialization in Materials Science from the University of Virginia. During his undergraduate, he worked with Dr. Brooks Pate on developing a new analytical method using rotational spectroscopy and machine learning and also with Dr. Liheng Cai on microfluidics devices for double emulsion fabrication. Currently, Sean is pursuing a PhD in Chemistry under the mentorship of Dr. Stuart Rowan and Dr. Sihong Wang. Sean enjoys listening to music in his free time.
coadvisor: Professor Sihong Wang
Start date: 2020
Optimization of liquid crystal elastomer and stretchable conductive polymer for soft robotics actuation.