Lab Members

Samuel Robinson, BS

Research Associate II Email: samuel.robinson@cshs.org

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Robinson received a BS in mechanical engineering from University of California, Berkeley and plans to start working toward a PhD in bioengineering in the near future. He enjoys playing and watching hockey in his free time, and his favorite vegetable is zucchini.

Ruben Maldonado, BS

Research Associate II Email: ruben.maldonado@cshs.org

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Maldonado received a BS in mechanical engineering from University of California, Berkeley. He has previously worked at the Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory at Berkeley and plans to pursue a PhD in mechanical engineering in the near future. Outside of the lab, he enjoys hiking, camping and watching football.

Mark Svet

Volunteer Email: mark.svet@cshs.org

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Svet is a UCLA bioengineering undergraduate working in the Metzger Laboratory between classes to help advance his knowledge of orthopaedics. Upon graduation (2015), he plans to continue to medical school with the eventual goal of becoming an orthopaedic surgeon. Svet is an avid skier, runner, and cyclist, and does not eat vegetables unless forced by his mother.