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The Team

The students that make up Teamd CXRDF are all rising sophomores at The Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering in Needham, MA.

Amanda Pratt

Amanda Pratt

A future electrical engineer, Amanda is excited about getting hands-on engineering experience with NASA, specifically in the programming and web design involved in this project. As the team leader, Amanda will also manage all administrative duties of Team CXRDF. In the end, she hopes to still have energy to sing Puccini in the shower!

Garrett Rodrigues

Garrett Rodrigues

Garrett's interests lie in mechanical engineering.  In addition to participating in a lot of the research, Garrett contributed to the CXRDF project by helping to design the web site.  Garrett found that he took away as much as he put into this project.  This project prompted him to work to familiarize himself with some interesting and practical software.

Yifan Sun

Yifan Sun

Yifan Sun is an aspiring Electrical and Computer Engineer. An amateur programmer, she battles against the cruelties of BASH errors in attempts to run XSPEC for data analysis. She also enjoys really spicy peppers and long walks in the moonlight.

Avi Uttamchandani
 

Avinash Uttamchandani

Avinash Uttamchandani is majoring in electrical engineering, and while he’s not spending an inordinate amount of time sleeping, he enjoys watching movies, playing Smash, and playing Smash.

 

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