Grad Profile - Svjetlana Stekovic
Graduate school at MechSE is the perfect match for me! I get a strong background of pure mechanics and rigorous mathematics and physics, along with comprehensive training from world-renowned faculty. And I’m able to engage in challenging and interdisciplinary research. MechSE also supports and empowers me as a woman in graduate studies to successfully prepare for my career.
BS mechanical engineering, Tennessee Tech, 2013
Research interests: Complex flows, numerical methods, theoretical combustion, and energetic materials.
Current research project: Advancing the understanding of multi-scale turbulent combustion in diffusion flames.
National Science Foundation Fellowship;
Kenneth W. Ting Graduate Fellowship (through the MechSE Department);
Grayce Wicall Gauthier Graduate Fellowship (through the MechSE Department)
MechSE Graduate Women Leadership; Women Empowered in STEM (weSTEM) GradSWE Conference Committee; Engineering Graduate Student Advisory Committee; GAMES Camp Leadership Committee.