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Mats Howard Cooper
+1 (617) 461-1082
40 Anderson St. #15
Boston, MA 02114
Doctoral Candidate in Engineering
Photographer: Jess Vey
(1/11) Teaching Assistantships Completed:
2.005 / 2.006 sequence in Thermal Fluids Engineering (2003-2004)
BE.342 / BE.442 Molecular Structure of Biological Materials (2005)
(2/11) Community Outreach:
SEED Academy - Saturday Engineering Enrichment and Discovery Academy. (2006)
Beacon Academy – Academics, Character, Opportunity. (2005-2006)
(3/11) Research Funding generously provided by:
(2002-2003) Department of Mechanical Engineering http://www-me.mit.edu/
(2004-2005) Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation http://web.mit.edu/deshpandecenter/
(2005) ROHM of Japan http://www.rohm.com/products/index.html
(4/11) Public Presentations:
(2004) MIT Graduate Association of Mechanical Engineers
(2003) Talente exhibition Munich Germany.
(5/11) Business Plan Contest Submissions:
(2002) Chemicube in the $1K Entrepreneurship Competition.
(2003) Chemicube in the $50K Entrepreneurship Competition.
Mass High Tech News Coverage of the Chemicube (2003)
(6/11) Research Contributions for William Thies:
Layers for Scalable Microfluidic Biocomputers.
William Thies, John Paul Urbanski, Todd Thorsen and Saman Amarasinghe.
Proceedings of the 12th International Meeting on DNA Computing (DNA 2006).
Seoul, Korea, June, 2006.
William Thies, Research Qualifying Examination, MIT EECS, April, 2004.
(7/11) Support for Prof. Todd Thorsen:
Fabricating Microfluidic Devices for High-Density Biological Assays. Panamerican Advanced Studies Institute: Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems; San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina (2004)
Microfluidics Using Soft Lithography.
John Paul Urbanski, William Thies, Christopher Rhodes, Saman Amarasinghe and Todd Thorsen.
Lab on a Chip 2006, 6(1), 96-104.
J.P. Urbanski Masters Thesis (2004)
(8/11) Patent Filings:
My inventors page at FreshPatents.com
(9/11) Student Government:
Graduate Student Council General Council Meeting Attendance.
Social Chair: Graduate Association of Mechanical Engineers (2004-2005) as reported in the Newsletter.
Sidney Pacific Brunch helper
(2005) MIT Scuba Club.
(10/11) Research pics:
(2005) Jess Vey's writeup on page 10 of the Graduate Student News
(2003) Photographer and Web Publisher: Joost Bonsen
(11/11) 20th century projects:
(2000) Graduate study with the Alliance for Innovative Manufacturing at Stanford
Patri Friedman is in this category because we haven't done any 21st century projects yet.
(1999) First-place award of the Pacific Southwest Section of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE/PSW) in the section's Undergraduate Engineering Design Competition goes to my Harvey Mudd team.
(1994) Diploma - Geneva Community High School via the Names Database.