Rapid Prototyping Lab Assistant
University of Virginia Dept. of Mechanical Engineering • October 2018 - May 2019
• Design prototypes to be 3D printing for University of Virginia and external clients. o Work with clients to determine design parameters and/or use engineering judgement to create prototypes. • Operate and maintain 3D printers. o Load CAD files to Fused Deposition Modeling or Polyjet printers and process printed parts. Processing includes water jetting and hydrogen peroxide baths. o Properly clean and maintain machines to prevent undesired wear. • Experiment with and implement practices to improve 3D printed part processing o Determine best practices for high volume parts that reduced time spent processing job orders. • Obtained SolidWorks Professional Certification (CSWP) in March 2018 & Associate Certification (CSWA) in October 2018.
University of Virginia
Masters of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering • January 2018 - January 2019
University of North Carolina
Bachelor's, Physics • January 2013 - January 2017