Members

Graduate Students


Weixing Hao, Ph.D. student, joined fall 2019
2019 M.S. University of Science and Technology Beijing
2016 B.S. North China University of Science and Technology
Research project: nanoparticles measurement, bioaerosols



Chanakya Bagya Ramesh, Ph.D. student, joined fall 2020
2019 M.S. Missouri University of Science and Technology
2016 B.S. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University
Research project: transport of atmospheric aerosols



Kapiamba Kashala Fabrice, Ph.D. student, joined fall 2020
2020 M.S. University of Toledo
2016 B.S. Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Research project: toxicity of combustion aerosols



Varuni Abhayaratne, M.S. student, joined spring 2021
2020 B.S. Missouri University of Science and Technology
Research project: atmospheric back trajectory analysis



Abdulrahman Bani, Assistant researcher, joined spring 2020
2020 B.S. Missouri University of Science and Technology
Research project: particle sensor development and deployment


Undergraduate Researchers

Alumni

Graduate Students:
Doaa Rjoub (2019-2021): Particle sensor deployment on UAV for fire detection
Undergraduate Students:
Maan Mahroos (2020): sensor deployment in underground mines
Baylee Hutchinson (2020): analysis of aerosols generated from electronic cigarettes
Scott Major (2020): sensor platform development for air quality monitoring
Brandon Christian (2020-2021): performance of face shields in blocking aerosols
Clayton Resz (2020-2021): filtration efficiency of common household materials and air filters
Elysia Sparks (2021): air quality sensor network data analysis
Abigail Cain (2021): air quality sensor network data analysis
Chase Rowland (2021): characterization of e-cigarette aerosols

Openings

PMTL is looking for motivated postdocs, PhD, MS and undergraduate students to join the group. Researchers and students with backgrounds of environmental engineering and mechanical engineering, with interests in aerosol, air quality, combustion, and material synthesis, can feel free to contact Prof. Yang Wang (yangwang@mst.edu) for further details.