Charles Mackin

charles-mackin

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
PhD Candidate
5th Year

HOMETOWN: Tucson, Arizona

UNDERGRADUATE INSTITUTION: University of Arizona

WHAT SPARKED YOUR INTEREST IN YOUR CURRENT FIELD/WHAT DO YOU LOVE ABOUT IT? 

My research is aimed at developing novel chemical and biological sensor systems using two-dimensional electronic materials.

PERSONAL RESEARCH SUMMARY:

I believe bioelectronics and the integration of electronics with biology in general are going to be very exciting and promising fields in the upcoming years. I also really enjoy nanotechnology research and the ability to work in a cleanroom with cutting-edge equipment to build novel electronics.

PERSONAL INTERESTS: Playing basketball, working out, international travel, hiking, mentoring UROPs, and hanging out with friends.