Dynamical Systems Lab Team

Current Ph.D. Students

  • Mohammed A. Mohammed (August 2020 - present): Phase space geometry of nonlinear wave propagation, mechanical metamaterials
  • Ali Akbar Rezaei (May 2021 - present): Nonlinear dynamics of mean-field games and mean-field control
  • Rumayel Pallock (Jan 2022-present): Nonlinear dynamics and control of active fluids
  • Angel Rubio (Aug 2022-present): Nonlinear dynamics and symmetry in active matter systems

Current MS Students

  • Samuel Harre (Jan 2022-present): Experimental study of nonlinear dynamics of wave propagation in  mechanical metamaterials

Current undergraduate students

  • Alex Maxson (2022-, Mechanical and Materials Engineering)
  • Ben Ferguson (2022-,Mechanical and Materials Engineering)



  • Caleb Wagner (August 2020-June 2022) : Active matter, Exact Coherent Structures

       Ph.D. Physics, Brandeis University (2020)


    • Mohsin Al Barwani (2021, Mechanical and Materials Engineering)
    • Ahmed Alrawahi (2020 Mechanical and Materials Engineering, UCARE Award AY 2020-21 )
    • Jessica Chen (2020 Computer Science, UCARE Award)
    • Sifat Syed (2020 Computer Science, UCARE Award Summer 2020)
    • Izzat Bin Ahmed Adly (2020 Math, UCARE Award, June-Nov 2020)