Jesse Austin-Breneman

Jesse Austin-Breneman
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Address

3324 GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)
2350 Hayward
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125
Phone
(734) 647-3342

Degrees

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2011
B.S. Ocean Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005

Research Interests

Design research, complex systems design, design of product eco-systems, multi-disciplinary design teams, multi-disciplinary design optimization, modeling of team-based design decision-making, design for emerging markets, socially-engaged design, design for entrepreneurship.

Honors and Awards

Graduate Research Fellowship, National Science Foundation, 2010-2014
Graduate Research Fellowship, Ford Foundation, 2010-2014
Carl G. Sontheimer Prize for Creativity and Innovation in Design, MIT, 2009
Presidential Fellowship, MIT, 2009

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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