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Hilldale fellows with ME mentors
July 26, 2022

ME Faculty Mentor Hilldale Undergraduate Research Fellows

Written By: Caitlin Scott


Mechanical Engineering faculty mentor three interdisciplinary undergraduate students receiving 2022-2023 Wisconsin Hilldale Undergraduate Research Fellowships!

These fellowships provide research and training support for undergraduates to conduct their own research project in collaboration with UW-Madison faculty or research/instructional academic staff.

William Dong ME

Assistant Professor Xiangru Xu will mentor Mechanical Engineering student William Dong on his project, ‘Developing Modular Aerial-Terrestrial Autonomous Robots.’

Konieczka Kate ME Hilldale fellow

Associate Professor Peter Adamczyk will mentor Biomedical Engineering and Psychology student Kate Konieczka on her project, ‘Quantifying Ankle Mechanics in the Real World Using Inertial Measurement Units (IMUs) and Achilles Tendon Tensiometry.’

Stefan Caldararu

Professor Dan Negrut will mentor Computer Science and Mathematics student Stefan Caldararu on his project, ‘Development and Integration of State Estimation Algorithms for Autonomy Stack.’

Students were recognized for their academic excellence, public service, and undergraduate research at the 2022 Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards Ceremony on May 2. Find the full list of award recipients here.