Crystal Owens


B.S.E. Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science 2015, Duke University




Awards & Honors

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, 2015

MIT Shapiro Fellowship, 2015

Duke Pratt Engineering Undergraduate Fellowship, 2013


Research Interests

Microstructures and their properties


Contact and interfacial interactions

Transfer of information in multipart systems

Computational modeling


Work Experience

DuPont Pioneer – silage inoculants

Lopez Lab, Duke – self-assembled colloids


Other Interests and Hobbies

Promoting women in STEM, reading, table tennis, art, baking