Rebecca 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

mohamm22@purdue.edu

Graduate Students


R Adam Bilodeau

2nd Year PhD Student

rbilodea@purdue.edu

Jennifer Case

3rd Year PhD Student

case15@purdue.edu

Trevor Lear

1st Year MS Student

tlear@purdue.edu

Shanliangzi Liu

1st Year PhD Student

liu1722@purdue.edu

Edward L White

3rd Year PhD Student

white335@purdue.edu

Michelle Yuen

3rd Year PhD Student

yuen.michelle.cs@gmail.com

Jiawei Zhang

1st Year MS Student

zhan2389@purdue.edu

Undergraduates

Hannah Brown
Jarvis Du
Sarah Hacker

Lab Alumni


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