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Angelica Guzman

Hometown: Mesa, Arizona | Graduation Date: Spring 2019
Mechanical Engineering

S.H.E.I.L.D. Particulate Coatings

Mentor: Zachary Holman
FURI: Fall 2018

This research aims to produce a coating that will allow single paned windows to have a better transmittance while maintaining the same haze as dual pane windows. This will increase the thermal and acoustic comfort of buildings. Through criteria set by the SHIELD (Single-Pane Highly Insulating Efficient Lucid Designs) project, the researchers aim to optimize the particulate coating by using porous silica on silicon wafers.