Principal Investigator

Hangjian Ling is an Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He received his Ph.D. in 2017 from Johns Hopkins University, where he worked with Joseph Katz. Before joining UMass Dartmouth, he held a postdoctoral position at Stanford University from 2017 to 2019. Ling has broad research interests in fluid dynamics at the interface of material, biological and environmental sciences.


Graduate Students

Md Elius ( Elius is currently a Master student in Mechanical Engineering. He earned his BS degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology in 2019.




Undergraduate Students

Christina Hart ( Christina is currently an undergraduate student in Mechanical Engineering.


Aleksey Bourgoun (MS, 2021).

Maxwell Shangraw (MS, 2021).

Nicholas Paternostro (BS, 2021).