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Class of 2002

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Date Submitted: 06/30/2012
Aaron Wang, '02
Resident, Johns Hopkins Hospital

After undergrad at UCSD and then med school at Stanford, I'm now starting ophthalmology residency at Johns Hopkins' Wilmer Eye Institute for the next three years (finish June 2015). I got married to a med school classmate (Vi) and now a proud father of a 4 month old baby boy, Aaden!

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Date Submitted: 11/18/2007
Aaron Wang, '02

After earning a Bioengineering degree at UCSD in 2002, Wang went on to Stanford for dual MD/Ph.D. degrees. He will finish his Ph.D. in BioE in about a year (thesis: Ultrasound detection/treatment of internal bleeding) and then his MD in two more. Wang is pictured with his parents and his sister Tina Wang and brother-in-law Michael Houston who are in Cupertino (both also Jacobs School alumni, pictured last issue).

Date Submitted: 02/12/2007
Jack Roan, '02
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Senior Applications Engineer - RFIC, Agilent Technologies

My wife Maureen and I (married in August 2003) have returned to San Diego after living in the San Jose Bay Area for several years. I am now employed by Agilent Technologies as a Senior Applications Engineer for RFIC. They acquired Xpedion Design Systems in August 2006, where I have worked since 2003. In 2005 I also started my own company designing and building custom vacuum tube amplifiers for professional and touring musicians (

Date Submitted: 08/12/2006
Aaron Wang, '02
Structural Engineering

I'm half way through the M.D./Ph.D. program at Stanford University. Currently, I'm preparing for my Bioengineering Ph.D. qualifications exam. After which, I will dive into my Ph.D. thesis (in medical ultrasound imaging)and then finish up medical school.

Date Submitted: 04/29/2006
Brandon Leong, '02
Computer Science and Engineering
Systems Engineer, Radiance Technologies, Inc.

I am currently working as a systems engineer at a startup, Radiance Techologies, Inc. and beginning my career in Real Estate.

Date Submitted: 03/16/2006
Cole McDaniel, '02
Structural Engineering
Assistant Professor, Architectural Engineering, CalPoly San Luis Obispo

Recently became an Assistant Professor in the Architectural Engineering Department at CalPoly San Luis Obispo after spending three years as an Assistant Professor at Washington State University.

Date Submitted: 03/01/2006
Chris Stearns, '02
Structural Engineering
Professional Engineer, MKA

Designing high-rise buildings all over the country for a great company in Seattle. I make frequent visits to San Diego.

Date Submitted: 11/26/2005
Ryan Smith, '02
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical Design Engineer, Hewlett-Packard

HP employee for four years, currently designing ME parts for All In One ink jet printing devices. Specifically related to paper feeding and scanning. Married in September, 2005.

Date Submitted: 11/18/2005
Aaron Wang, '02

Now in my 4rth year of MD/PhD program at Stanford University. Just obtained my MS degree in Bioengineering and am working on my PhD thesis which will be on using 3D ultrasound to detect and locate vascular bleeds/trauma, and also on improving the visualization of 3D ultrasound.

Date Submitted: 11/11/2005
A.J. Hubner, '02
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical Engineer, Raytheon Company

Working for Raytheon in San Diego. Enjoying the sunshine and getting out skiing as often as possible.

Date Submitted: 10/27/2005
Shawn Kiggins, '02
Structural Engineering

I'm currently working as an engineer/architect for a small studio building custom houses in Santa Monica, CA.