Student Spotlight: Thomas Wang
Tianwei (Thomas) Wang is a third year Ph.D. student in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He graduated with his BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, in 2008 and 2011.
Working with Dr. John Wagner, Thomas serves as a Computer Aided Design (CAD) model creator for CUCWD and CA2VES. His efforts have developed a CAD library of more than 30 models that include measurement tools, vehicle subsystems, machines, and electric components. These are utilized by the virtual reality group to create our immersive environments.
His research at Clemson University is focused on nonlinear control strategies and engineering education. After completion of his Ph.D., he plans to pursue a postdoctoral position and do further research on dynamic systems and control.