Rice University Grad Student Ambassador Lucas Hildebrand Pires da Cunha

WEBSITE(S)| Fulbright at Rice University | Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Department

Lucas was born and raised in Brasília, Brazil, where he received his BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Brasília (UnB). In 2018, he joined the Ph.D. program in the CHBE Department and is currently working under the supervision of Profs. Biswal and MacKintosh. Lucas is a member of the board of BRASA (Brazilian Student Association), where he works in the mentorship program for students aiming to join graduate programs.