Chukwunonso Arinze

Graduate Student
Research: Theoretical Condensed Matter
Research Advisors: Peter Littlewood and Arvind Murugan


Chooki is an international student from Nigeria, moving to the United States, 10 years ago for his undergraduate studies. Chooki has a BSc. in both Mechanical Engineering and Physics from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He joined the University of Chicago as a graduate student in 2015. He works in Arvind Murugan’s group, where he studies physical learning in mechanical systems like self-folding origami.