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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
PhD Student
Kelly Chang is a graduate research assistant in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and the Beckman Institute at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Chang earned her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and B.A. in Business from the University of Rochester in 2017. Her passion for competitive sailing sparked an early interest in composites, leading her to pursue a Ph.D. with a research focus on advanced composites and multifunctional materials in the Autonomous Materials Systems Group.