- BS: Haverford
- PhD: Chicago
- PD: U Penn
- Exp. Soft Condensed Matter
- - Probing the response of disordered materials to deformation
- - Understanding memory behaviors in disordered systems
I use experiments to study systems that are “soft”, in that they respond readily to an external force or driving. I am especially interested in the challenges posed by disordered materials and systems, which lack the symmetry and uniformity of materials like crystals.