Dulles Robotics

Alumni

2019

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Karim Karim

University of Texas Dallas
Major: Computer Science

Karim Karim founded the club with Kenneth Mitra in 2015 and worked hard to grow the club to where it is today. While primarily a programmer, he helped with all sub-teams and contributed hundreds of hours to the club.

Tommy Nguyen

University of Houston
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Tommy’s role on the team was to inspire and guide the build team, sharing his knowledge in hands on fabrication, CAD design, and problem solving. He also helped capture much of the team’s development as the media person. “FIRST has definitely inspired me to begin, and stay in the engineering/STEM path, showing me what engineering could be.”

Ryan Jochims

University of Houston
Major: Computer Engineering

Ryan’s role in the team was to bring his knowledge of manufacturing with metal and wood for the development of robots and other projects and teach members as much as he could. “FIRST has had one of the most influential impacts on my future, as it has led to me wanting to have a career in the STEM field”

Manal Khan

Texas A&M University
Major: Computer Engineering

Manal handled presentation, judge interviews, and pit scouting. She also participated on the bumpers and marketing/sponsorships team. “The summer after I graduated, I helped the team gain their title sponsor, WM. FIRST helped me decide what I wanted my future to look like.” 

Saleha Baloch

Houston Community College
Major: Interior Design

Christine Simon

University of Houston
Major: Criminology/Criminal Justice and Computer Science

After interning for NASA and seeing NASA work with us and other FIRST teams, she decided to join Dulles Robotics. “I was able to make new friends, express who and learn about team work and leadership. I am proud to say I am a Dulles Robotics alumni and FIRST volunteer.”

Chuck Allinou

University of Houston
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Austin Joseph

University of Texas
Major: Computer Science

Ali Oufi

University of Houston
Major: Chemical Engineering

Ali Oufi worked on pneumatics and was the safety captain for Team 7494. “Thanks to FIRST, I was given this opportunity to work with a diverse group of people who also hold my passion for robotics and I was able to develop skills that I need as I pursue my career in chemical engineering.”

Alex Riggs

United States Marine Corps

Justin

Texas A&M University
Major: Electrical Engineering

Corwin

Texas A&M University
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2018

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Kenneth Mitra

University of Texas
Major: Electrical Engineering

2017

Zaid Baig

University of Houston
Major: Computer Science