Favaloro, Tela

Tela Favaloro is currently a graduate student in Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Her work focuses on waste energy recovery by improving efficiencies of thermoelectric material. After receiving a Bachelor’s of Science in physics (astrophysics), she joined the quantum electronics group at UCSC in 2007 to direct her effort in the field of renewable energy. She participated in the PDP program in 2009 to help bring the ideas of learning through inquiry to future engineers.