• Dr. Philip Bradford

    Dr. Bradford is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science at North Carolina State University. With a PhD degree in Materials Science and Engineering (NCSU-2010),  and MS and BS degrees in Textiles Engineering…

  • Kelly Stano

    Kelly is a NSF Graduate Research Fellow pursuing a Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science under the direction of Dr. Philip Bradford and Dr. Jesse Jur. Her main research interests are surface modification of CNTs and developing techniques…

  • Ozkan Yildiz

    Ozkan received his Bachelors degree in Textile Engineering from Uludag University, Bursa and Masters degree in Polymer and Fiber Engineering at Auburn University, AL. He is currently pursing his Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science under the supervision…

  • Shaghayegh Faraji

    Shaghayegh is a graduate research assistant pursuing a Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science under the direction of Dr. Bradford. Her main research interests are CNT/Carbon nanocomposites using aligned CNT preforms and their applications as low density materials…

  • James Stahl

    James is a Fiber and Polymer Science Ph.D. candidate performing research focused on the modification of composite joints using shear pressed carbon nanotube arrays.  He also has a secondary research interest in the manufacture of 3D woven fabric…

  • Ang Li

    Ang is a graduate student pursuing a Masters Degree in Textile Engineering. His research interest is developing sensitive and stable piezoresistive carbon nanotube strain sensors for health monitoring applications in composites structures. He received a Bachelor Degree of…

  • Karim Aly

    Karim is a graduate student in the Fiber and Polymer Science Ph.D. program at the College of Textiles. His research involves utilizing carbon nanotube sheets for sensing materials.

  • Brian Wells

    Brian is a Ph.D. student perusing a co-major in Fiber & Polymer Science and MSE. He is working in the area of carbon nanotube sheet assemblies and their impacts on the sensitivity of fiber bragg grating sensors.

  • Jincheng Zhu

    Jincheng is M.S. student working on carbon nanotube sensing.

  • Kevin Harrow

    Kevin is an undergraduate majoring in Textile Engineering. He recently won an NC State undergraduate research award to study the infiltration of low density carbon nanotube structures with polymer solutions.

  • David Warren

    David  is an undergraduate alumnus of the research group. His research focused on inorganic functional coatings on carbon nanotubes and relevant devices.

  • Kun Fu

    Kun received his Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science in 2014.  His research focused on electrode design for lithium-ion and lithium-sulfur batteries.

  • Spencer Barbour

    Spencer received his M.S. in Textile Engineering in 2014. His research focused on the modification of polymers with electrically conductive carbon nanotube sheets.

  • Rachel Chapla

    Rachel  is an undergraduate alumnus of the group .  While in the Bradford Research Group, Rachel worked to optimize the fabrication method of Copper Nanoparticle-Carbon Nanotube array composites for maximum copper content.  During the summer of 2013, Rachel performed…

  • Murphy Carroll

    Murphy is an undergraduate alumnus of the Bradford Research Group. He graduated with a degree in Textile Engineering from NC State in 2013 and is currently working for Nike.

  • Omar Knio

    Omar is an undergraduate alumnus of the group.  He worked in the Bradford Group the summer after his Freshman year,  making metal matrix  CNT composites.  He now works in the Chemical Engineering department on a project funded by an…