Kierstin Smith

Kierstin Smith

Mentor

Dr. Hugh Fan

College

Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering

Major

Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering

Minor

N/A

Organizations

Pi Tau Sigma

Academic Awards

University Scholars Program 2021, National Merit Scholar 2018, President's Honor Roll 2019-Present

Volunteering

N/A

Research Interests

Microfluidics, Circulating Tumor Cells

Hobbies and Interests

Cooking, Reading, Going on nature walks

Research Project

Fabrication and Testing of Microfluidic Devices

Fabricating microfluidic devices for the detection and isolation of rare disseminated tumor cells (DTCs) so that the microfluidic devices might eventually be used for cancer diagnoses.