Roland joined the group in November 2022 as a Ph.D. student in materials science and engineering. He graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Engineering in Materials Science and Engineering. During his undergradatuate education, he worked for the Wolverton group at Northwestern, on a project to machine learn the difference of formation energy between SCAN and PBE functionals. This is where he became interested in using machine learning.
BE in Materials Science and Engineering, 2022