Emily Sanders

Emily Sanders

Assistant Professor

Dr. Emily D. Sanders is an Assistant Professor in the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering at Georgia Tech. She obtained her Ph.D. at Georgia Tech in 2021, where she developed new topology optimization methods for design of tension-only cable nets, elastostatic cloaking devices, and multiscale structures and components. Dr. Sanders hold a bachelor’s degree from Bucknell University and a master’s degree from Stanford University.


College of Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
School of Mechanical Engineering
Research Focus Areas:
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Algorithms & Optimizations
  • Architecture & Design

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