Her current research interests include: thermal management, optical measurement techniques, microscale heat transfer, thin-film thermophysical properties, integration of sol-gel materials into microanalytical devices and sensors, and advancement of aerogel technology.
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 1992. ,M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 1989. ,B.S. Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, 1987 ,
Microscale Heat Transfer
Advancement of Aerogel Technologies
Integration of Sol-Gel Materials into Microanalytical Devices
Ultra-Fast Laser Material Interactions
Novel Applications of Heat Pipes