Meet Our Students

Meet the STEMBOPS student team! Students working with the STEMBOPS project range from freshmen in high school to graduate students at the University of Nevada, Reno. They are invested in a variety of fields, from cybersecurity to robotic navigation to biology and chemistry, but their underlying passion for making STEM fun, exciting, and accessible is what inspires each video!

Matthew Henderson (2015 - present)
Discipline: Electrical & Biomedical Engineering
Research Interest: Human Breast Cancer Cells
Mentor: Dr. Bahram Parvin

Hannah Huh (2015 - present)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Robotic Navigation
Mentor: Dr. Hung La

Rinik Kumar (2016 - present)
Discipline: Electrical & Biomedical Engineering
Research Interest: Electric Fields Effect on Cancer Cells
Advisor: Dr. Bahram Parvin

Daniel Lopez (2014 - present)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Non-Invasive Cybersecurity Operations
Mentor: Mr. Jeff Springer, UNR Chief Information Security Officer

Matthew Lynch (2016 - present)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Tele-Presence Robotics
Mentor: Dr. David Feil-Seifer

Emily McAmis (2016 - present)
Discipline: Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
Research Interest: Infection Diagnostic with Monoclonal Antibodies
Mentor: Dr. Sujata Pandit

Cayler Miley (2014 - present)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Cybersecurity Operations for Network Analysis
Mentor: Mr. Jeff Springer, UNR Chief Information Security Officer

Sidney Taylor (2016 - present)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Robotic Control Execution
Mentor: Dr. Monica Nicolescu, Logan Yliniemi

Kevin Salls (2013 - 2017)
Discipline: Environmental Engineering
Research Interest: Water Membrane Distillation
Mentor: Dr. Sage Hibel

Juliana Anderson (2013 - 2016)
Disciplines: Computer Science & Engineering; Environmental Engineering
Research Interest: Humanoid Robotics; Forward-Osmosis Wastewater Treatment
Mentors: Dr. Eric Marchand; Dr. Sage Hibel

Camille Bourquin (2014 - 2016)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Drone Traffic Management
Mentor: Dr. Richard Kelly

Justin Stevens (2015 - 2016)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: Robotic Virtual Reality
Mentor: Dr. Richard Kelly

Giselle Serate (2014 - 2016)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interests: Humanoid Robotics; Robotic Virtual Reality
Mentor: Dr. Richard Kelly

Raghavi Anand (2013 - 2015)
Discipline: Chemical Engineering
Research Interest: Quantum Dots
Mentor: Dr. Ravi Subramanian

Maxwell Slater (2015)
Discipline: Computer Science & Engineering
Research Interest: WiFi Standards
Mentor Dr. Shamik Sengupta