Dr. Trieu Nguyen completed his PhD in microfluidic energy conversion at the University of Twente, Netherlands in 2015. He then conducted postdoctoral research at Michigan State University and continued his research at Denmark Technical University through 2021. He assumed the role of Assistant Professor (Research) at California NorthState University from 2021 to 2022. Later in 2022, he took on responsibilities as the Cleanroom Manager at Honda Research Institute US in San Jose.
Trieu joined the SRF as Manager of the Microfabriation Cleanrooms in August 2023.