Perre, Jacob

B.S, University of Wisconsin Madison, Expected 2025

Jacob is a Chemical engineering major at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He joined the Boydston research group in spring of 2023 with the IHAPI team working on a new 3D printing system. Outside of research Jacob is also a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) were he spent a year as the group’s outreach chair. Jacob has also spent time working with Pregis and Amcor, both global packaging companies. Jacob is currently pursuing a career in the flexible packaging industry. In his free time, he likes being active, cooking, being with friends, and to spend time in nature.

Pietsch, Ana

Ana is a Chemistry major at the University of Madison Wisconsin and is pursuing a certificate in African Cultural Studies. She joined the Boydston Research Group in Fall 2023 characterizing and synthesizing photoresin containing piezoelectric particles. In addition to her research, she also is a Lab Assistant for general chemistry courses at UW Madison. She hopes to use her experience for research after graduating with her bachelors in 2025. In her free time, you can find Ana at the Nicholas Recreational Center or studying in the new chemistry building!

Yi, Hayoung

B.S., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2024 expected
Hayoung is from Daejeon, South Korea. Hayoung is majoring in Chemistry and will work on the influence of network structure and property on the efficiency of mechanophore activation. Throughout her college career, she has been involved in multiple research and leadership experiences. During her free time, she likes to draw on my iPad and edit videos for her personal YouTube channel.