WISDM Speaker

Andrea Lehn, MS

Mechanical Engineering | Biological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
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Speaking (Panel), Mentoring, Speaking (Presentation), Press Commentary, Co-founding Ventures, Board Seat/Advising, Startup Team Engagement, Academic Collaborations

About Andrea

Andrea is interested in finding sustainable solutions to society's most pressing issues involving the health of the planet, particularly in the water-energy nexus. Her research focus is on mechanisms of microplastics fragmentation. She holds a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering with a minor in Philosophy from The George Washington University and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from MIT. Andrea enjoys helping others with scientific communication as a CommLab fellow. She also helps create video content for the MechE department. In her latest project, Andrea is helping launch MechE ENGAGE, a graduate peer mentorship program.

STEM Keywords

fluid dynamics, heat and mass transfer, mentorship, microplastic pollution, scientific communication

Venture Keywords

microplastic pollution, water energy nexus

Country of Origin

United States

Andrea's Innovation Activities

Recent Venture Activity


Andrea In the News

Teaching mechanical engineering in a pandemic (video + photos)

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Guided discovery in teaching structural mechanics (video + photos)

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