Jeff Alperovich

Jeff Alperovich

Jeff Alperovich is a Master's student in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University. He received his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Purdue University in December of 2015. Jeff joined the C-Design Lab in the summer of 2015. He began his work by teaching a toy design course under the Gifted Education Resource Institute (GERI) at Purdue. His research interests include mechanical design, product development, prototyping, 3D printing, and computer aided design. Jeff spends his free time finding ways to tinker with products, on home improvement, and developing aftermarket vehicle products. More information on some of his past projects can be found at

The Design for Additive Manufacturing Worksheet

Joran W. Booth, Jeffrey Alperovich, Pratik Chawla, Jiayan Ma, Tahira Reid, Karthik Ramani
Journal of Mechanical Design 139.10 (2017): 100904.

The Influence of Toy Design Activities on Middle School Students Understanding of the Engineering Design Processes

Ninger Zhou, Nielsen L. Pereira, Tarun Thomas George, Jeffrey Alperovich, Joran Booth, Senthil Chandrasegaran, Jeffrey David Tew, Devadatta M. Kulkarni, Karthik Ramani
Journal of Science Education and Technology (2017): 1-13.

WireFab: Mix-Dimension Modeling and Fabrication for 3D Mesh Models

Min Liu, Yunbo Zhang, Jing Bai, Yuanzhi Cao, Jeffrey Alperovich, Karthik Ramani
In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017: 965-976), Denver, CO, May 6-11, 2017 (Acceptance Rate: 25%)