© 2017 by Samantha McBride, created with Wix.com 

Download Full CV:

The highlights:

Education

2015 - 2019   Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2013 - 2015   M.S. Chemical Engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

2009 - 2013   B.S. Environmental Engineering 

University of Nevada, Reno

 

Experience

 

2015 - 2019   Research Assistant 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Control of crystallization using engineered substrates

2018  Desalination Consultant

Ionic Materials, Woburn MA

2013 - 2015   Research Assistant

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 

Influence of flow and interfaces on amyloid fibrillization

2013   Research Assistant

Universitat Leuphana Luneburg (Germany)

Evaluation of exothermic salts for thermal batteries

2012 - 2013   Research Assistant

University of Nevada, Reno

Sorption of Trenbolone to humic acids

Grants & Awards

 

2018 - Martin Sustainability Fellowship

2015 - NSF GRFP

2014 - ASGSR Travel Award

2013 - Rensselaer Graduate Fellowship

2013 - Tau Beta Pi Fellowship (Deuchler no. 33)

2013 - ASCE Water Research Competition 2nd place

2012 - ASCE College of Engineering Outstanding Service

2011 - NSF EPSCoR grant

Skills

🇩🇪 Advanced German

✈️ Experiments in microgravity on a parabolic flight

🖥️ MatLab and FORTRAN simulations

🔬 AFM, SEM

☢️ Clean room fabrication 

⚗️ XPS, XRD, LCMS, GCMS, CD, TGA

 

Service
2016 - 2018  ASGSR Student President 

2017 - 2018  MIT Water Club Vice President

2014 - 2016  ASGSR Student Officer

2014 - 2016  RPI Engineers for a Sustainable World

2012 - 2013  UNR ASCE Secretary 

2011 - 2013  UNR Water Treatment Team Captain