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Danielle Mai

Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering

I’m a biopolymer engineer, which means I tinker with molecules that are the building materials of life.

Matteo Cargnello

Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering

I didn’t always know I wanted to be a chemical engineer.

Hannah Li

PhD student

Management Science and Engineering

As an engineer, you’re taught to build things, to optimize things.

Monroe Kennedy

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

#IAmAnEngineer: I see “problems” less as impassable obstacles and more as things that can be overcome...

Meghali Chopra

BS ’11, Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

#IAmAnEngineer: As a chemical engineer, I focus on improving the way we fabricate computer chips.

PhD Candidate, Bioengineering

Bioengineering

Growing up, I thought I was going to be a doctor.

Jian Qin

Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

My job is to help people to understand how common polymeric materials, like plastics and silly putty,...

Assistant Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics

Aeronautics and Astronautics

As a kid, I was enthusiastic about aerospace but I didn’t memorize types of airplanes or the names of...

PhD candidate

Mechanical Engineering

While I was an undergrad at MIT, I chose mechanical engineering because it was the most broad field, and...

Professor (Teaching) of Computer Science

Computer Science

I’d say one of the biggest challenges in life is being able to make a decision about what’s important...