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I am a University of Texas at Austin class of 2024 undergraduate majoring in mechanical engineering and minoring in business, with a specialty track in robotics and mechatronics. My experience includes full-cycle design, integration and quality testing of mechancial systems, specifically for transportation and aeronautics applications. My primary interest lies in using computation, simulation and visualization of 3D design software to solve challenges in the manufacturing systems industry.


Currently, I'm seeking a full time mechanical engineering/robotics and intelligent systems internship position in Austin or Houston (TX). If you think I'm a good fit, please contact me via dillon.ding@utexas.edu.

  • Fullname: Dillon Ding
  • Birth Date: December 6, 2001
  • Email: dillon.ding@utexas.edu


I am an independent teamworker strong in research and product design. My areas of expertise are robotics, embedded systems, and prototyping. I enjoy combining software and hardware for developing robotic systems along with developing software for various applications. Below are highlights of my technical skills:

  • 80%
  • 90%
    Autodesk Fusion 360
  • 70%
    Creo Parametric
  • 80%
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    Ansys Maxwell
  • 70%
    COMSOL Multiphysics
  • 60%
  • 90%
    MS Suite
  • 60%
    Arduino IDE
  • 80%
    J Creator
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    VS Code
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  • 90%
    Adobe Creative Cloud

More of my credentials.

Here are my work experiences and education.

Work Experience

Undergraduate Research Assistant


Warner Group

Prospective materials science engineer working to synthesize nanomaterials and analyze 2D crystals to develop real world applications for nanoscale electronics and opto-electronic devices. Chemical vapour deposition growth of 2D materials. Interfacing with quantum dots and molecular systems.

Hyperloop Levitation Subsystem Engineer


Texas Guadaloop

Leading research and development project involving YBa2Cu3O7 high temperature superconductors cooled by liquid nitrogen to generate pod levitation over specially arranged permanent magnets. Incorporate use of active magnetic levitation and Halbach array design into scaled pod prototype.

3D Design and Graphics Teacher

July 2021 - August 2021

HuaXia Chinese School

Worked directly with aspiring engineering students to create 3D objects with Autodesk Fusion 360. Created daily thoughtful and engaging unit and lesson plans. Fostered student curiosity and interest in learning through engaging discussions and projects, increased overall student productivity by 46%.

Background Education

Bachelor Degree

August 2020 - May 2024

University of Texas at Austin

Cumulative GPA: 3.8

Current Engineering Ambassador for Cockrell. Former floor representative for Jester East Residence Hall, former film producer volunteer for World of Engineering.

High School Diploma

March 2010 - March 2016

William P. Clements High School

Graduated with Summa Cum Laude.


Project Manager

August 2021 - Present

B*Tru Arts/Project Advance

Collaborate with B*Tru Arts to introduce and incorporate VR technology in visual arts classrooms for underprivileged elementary students


August 2021 - Present

Longhorn Kickstart

Develop startup fundraising campaign for inventing physical product patents to launch on Kickstarter. Collaborate with fellow entrepreneurs to market product launches and measure customer reception.


Check out my creations.


My positions during undergraduate.

Summary of my leadership & extracurricular activities

Board Member

Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Advisory Board January 2022 - Present

Organized prospective faculty interviews
Designed feedback surveys for Cockrell students
Planned future createathon competition and host info sessions for interested students
Hosted and advertised Gratitude Week event

Engineering Ambassador

Cockrell School of Engineering August 2021 - Present

Led tours of the Engineering Education and Research Center for prospective UT students
Publicized the organization's activity, accomplished goal of increasing prospective student interest in the Cockrell engineering program.
Participated in K-12 outreach activities


Projects Completed


Awards Received


Crazy Ideas


Hours Designing




Textbooks read

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Where to find me

2111 Rio Grande St
Austin, TX
78705 US

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