Rebecca Krone Kramer

Dr. Rebecca K. Kramer founded The Faboratory in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University in 2013. Prior to joining the faculty at Purdue, she was a graduate student and postdoctoral fellow in the Harvard Microrobotics Laboratory (2008-2012) working on soft active materials for actuation, sensing, and electronics.

  • Ph.D., Engineering Sciences, Harvard University, 2012
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of California Berkeley, 2008
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 2007

The Faboratory Team

Postdoctoral Researchers

Dr Mohammed Mohammed

Graduate Students

R Adam Bilodeau

2nd Year PhD Student

Jennifer Case

3rd Year PhD Student

Trevor Lear

1st Year MS Student

Shanliangzi Liu

1st Year PhD Student

Edward L White

3rd Year PhD Student

Michelle Yuen

3rd Year PhD Student


Hannah Brown
Jarvis Du
Sarah Hacker

Lab Alumni

Thomas Chenal
Dr. J. William Boley (Postdoctoral Researcher, Harvard)