Micro Structures & Sensors Lab
Kenny Group @ Stanford

Kirsten Kaplan

PhD Candidate

kekaplan :at: mems.stanford.edu
440 Escondido Mall, Bldg 530 Rm 224, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Advisor: Thomas Kenny


Stanford University
(2016-) PhD Candidate in Mechanical Engineering
(2014-2016) M.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Duke University
(2010-2014) B.S. in Physics


Fellowships / Awards

Graduate Engineering Fellowship


Hyo Jin K. Kim, Kirsten E. Kaplan, Peter Schindler, Shicheng Xu, Martin M. Winterkorn, David B. Heinz, Timothy S. English, J. Provine, Fritz B. Prinz, and Thomas W. Kenny, "Electrical Properties of Ultrathin Platinum Films by Plasma-Enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, Vol. 11, No. 9, pp. 9594-9599, 2019.
Kirsten E. Kaplan, Martin M. Winterkorn, Camille L.M. Everhart, Dongsuk D. Shin, Gary J. O'Brien, Fritz B. Prinz, and Thomas W. Kenny, "Active temperature compensation of thermal accelerometer for improved stability," 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Inertial Sensors and Systems (INERTIAL), pp. 1-2, Mar 2018.
Camille L.M. Everhart, Kirsten E. Kaplan, Martin M. Winterkorn, Heungdong Kwon, J Provine, Mehdi Asheghi, Kenneth E. Goodson, Fritz B. Prinz, and Thomas W. Kenny, "High stability thermal accelerometer based on ultrathin platinum ALD nanostructures," 2018 IEEE 31st International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), pp. 976-979, Jan 2018.
K.E. Kaplan, K.A. Nichols, and A.M. Okamura,"Toward Human-Robot Collaboration in Surgery: Performance Assessment of Human and Robotic Agents in an Inclusion Segmentation Task," IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, pp. 723-729, 2016.