PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
BS , Mechanical Engineering, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
Colby Borchetta is a Research Assistant in the Center for Tree Science where he is working to integrate sensors on drones and develop methods to study trees. Colby earned his bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Florida State University in 2013. He is working on finishing his Ph.D in M.E from the University of Kentucky where his focus is in experimental fluid mechanics. Colby can often be found exploring the city on some type of wheels, whether it be bicycle, skateboard, or motorcycle. Colby is also involved in the wrestling community as a high school coach and referee. Some of Colby's research interests include turbulence, atmospheric meteorology, aerospace, sensor development, and remote sensing.