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I am interested in dynamic soft systems. My current projects fall broadly under polymer flows, network percolation, and hydrogel dynamics. This fundamental research aims to inform environmental, industrial, and medical technologies. Through education and outreach, I further hope to spread awareness of environmental water resources and the prevalence of complex fluids in daily life.

An Injection of Chaos Solves Decades-Old Fluid Mystery

– Adam Mann, Quanta Magazine

In the 1960s, drillers noticed that certain fluids would firm up if they flowed too fast. Researchers have finally explained why

Why Some Fluides Flow Slower When Pushed Harder

– Rachel Berkowitz, Scientific American

A transparent rock experiment shows how stretchy molecules kick up eddies