Michael West


MIT Department: Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate Institution: Yale University

Faculty Mentor: Neville Hogan

Research Supervisor: James Hermus



My name is Michael West and I am from Rancho Cucamonga, California. I am a rising senior at Yale University majoring in mechanical engineering. My primary interest of research is the mechanical design of medical devices and robotics. Following graduation I aim to pursue a PhD with a focus in robotics. Other than being an engineer my hobbies include Netflix, card games, and pick up basketball.