Charles Mackin

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Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

PhD Candidate, 5th Year

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Hometown

Tucson, Arizona

Undergraduate institution

University of Arizona

What sparked your interest in your current field, and 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.