Thayer School of Engineering
BE, Mechanical Engineering
BA, High Honors in Engineering Sciences
Thesis: Aircraft Lift Strut Re-Design
Production Engineering Intern, Composite and Metallic Tooling Team
Designed composite tooling for Dragon and Falcon 9; managed all phases of product design from inception to final delivery. Handled concurrent projects ranging from drill jigs to carbon-fiber molds. Conducted cross-disciplinary design reviews to verify design pathway and balance tool requirements, functionality, and cost.
Manufacturing Engineering Intern
Supported production at Aerojet Rocketdyne's turbopump Test and Assembly Center. Assisted engineering team with building and testing of the RL10 engine family.
- Tasked with improving cleaning process for RL10 engine; achieved 10-day reduction and 45% efficiency improvement.
- Designed tooling to mitigate foreign object debris contamination during specific assembly phases.
- Assisted in affordability initiative to reduce fabrication cost of several mission critical components.
Mechanical Engineering Intern
Rotated through all departments of advanced composite rocket manufacturing and engineering company, work ranged from assisting skilled technicians with composite layups to assisting engineers designing future products.
Generated comprehensive quotes, designed manufacturing tooling, and generated engineering drawings for production process for top-tier aerospace companies.
- NX Unigraphics
- CNC Mill/Lathe
- Composite fabrication
- Pressure & Injection Molding