Congratulations Marco! His dissertation is entitled "Modeling of frictional forces during bare finger interactions with solid surfaces". His committee was comprised of Dr. Yon Visell (UCSB, advisor), Dr. Moshe Kam (NJIT), Dr. Katherine Kuchenbecker (MPI Tuebingen), Dr. Leon Hrebien (Drexel Univ.), Dr. Matthew Stamm (Drexel Univ.), and Dr. Tim Kurzweg (Drexel Univ.). More publications describing his work, including results of a collaboration with Dr. Michael Wiertlewski (CNSR-Aix Marseille Univ.) are forthcoming.