Elisabetta Matsumoto, Assistant Professor, School of Physics, Georgia Tech
Elisabetta Matsumoto is an assistant professor in the School of Physics at Georgia Institute of Technology. Her physics research centers around the relationship between geometry and material properties in soft systems, including liquid crystals, 3D printing and textiles. She is also interested in using sewing, 3D printing and virtual reality in mathematical art and education. She is the recipient of an NSF CAREER award. She studied physics at the University of Pennsylvania, earning her BA and MS in 2007 and her PhD in 2011.