Blake Haist

Graduate Student

Blake is a first-year graduate student in the Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department at UCLA. He graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2020 with a B.S. in Physics. He previously worked at Thorlabs Crystalline Solutions (formerly Crystalline Mirror Solutions), where he helped develop the automation of their optical ring down system. His current efforts are focused on the development of cold atmospheric plasma generation for medical applications. In his free time, Blake enjoys board games and playing guitar.