Andre Nodem

Graduate Student Researcher


Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering Ð

     University of California, Irvine Ð In Progress

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

    California Baptist University - 2013


Research and Work

Lasers, Flames, and Aerosols Laboratory, University of California, Irvine  

Sept 2014 - Present

  • Studying Methane diffusion and solubility in water at high pressure
  • Methane hydrate growth and combustion

Alcon Laboratories R&D Group
 Irvine, CA                                          2011- 2012

  • Performed thermal analysis on medical device used in cataract surgery

Project Title: "Multisensory Perception Enhancement of the NAO Robot"

California Baptist University, Department of Mechanical Engineering       2011

  • Enhanced the tactile sensing capabilities of the NAO Robot, a new-generation humanoid robot, by designing and integrating wireless sensors


Tutor and Teaching Assistant-PHY 201: Physics For Engineers with LAB

California Baptist University: Fall Quarter 2011

  • Assisted 20+ students with laboratory experiments and coursework

Volunteer Experience

Volunteer Representative, Cosecha Church, Riverside, CA 2010

  • Provided support in building a playground for children


  • AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Matlab, C++,  Excel
  • Fluent in French; Love to play soccer and tennis


Conference Paper

"Multisensory Perception Enhancement of the NAO Robot"

Paper presented at the 21st IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communications in Paris, France -  September 9-13, 2012


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