Alina LaPotin

Graduate Student 


M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, MIT, 2019
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2016


Alina graduated with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin in 2016. She received her Master’s degree from MIT in 2019 where she worked with Dr. Evelyn Wang to develop scalable solar-driven atmospheric water harvesting devices using adsorbent materials. She is jointly advised by Dr. Asegun Henry, and her current research focuses on high-temperature thermal energy storage and conversion.