Perry Research Group
Matt Labbe

Matt Labbe

Research Assistant

Email: mlabbe@umass.edu

Office Address:

N560 Life Sciences Laboratory
240 Thatcher Road
Amherst, MA 01003

Mailing Address:

159 Goessmann Laboratory
686 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003

Biographical Statement

Matt is a senior and member of the Commonwealth Honors College who is pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering. He is also an active member of AIChE and serves as the Freshman Class Representative and Regional Liason. His research focuses on investigating the effects of polymer chemistry and length on the rheology of complex coacervates. Matt also enjoys going on overnight hiking and biking trips and spending as much time outdoors as possible.

In 2018, Matt participated in the internship program at Covestro.

Over the summer, Matt worked with the development team at HP on photolithography for inkjet technology in Corvallis, OR. After graduation, he will be working as a Process Engineer on the R&D team working on the fluidic flow layers of silicon wafer chips for ink cartridges!

Honors and Awards

Spring 2019 Commonwealth Honors College Research Assistant Fellowship
Fall 2018 Commonwealth Honors College Research Assistant Fellowship
Fall 2017 Commonwealth Honors College Research Assistant Fellowship