Noah Bonnheim is a third year PhD student in Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. His research is related to the design and materials of orthopedic implants, specifically of total knee, hip, and shoulder replacements, as well as spinal implants. Noah earned a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley in 2016. Prior to this, Noah worked as a Design Engineer for two years at an innovative medical device company in Boston, MA, where he was responsible for the creation of novel orthopedic implant systems. Noah earned a Bachelor of Engineering from Dartmouth College in 2012, where he also worked as a research assistant in the Dartmouth Biomedical Engineering Center on characterizing implant failure modes.