Tristin earned his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science in Material Science Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in 2019. He was a varsity football player and an active member of the Sports Engineering Club and Men’s Lacrosse Club while at WPI. Tristin has expertise in Computer-Aided Design (CAD), material selection and testing, 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping, and general product development. Tristin has been working alongside SEI since May 2018, leading the WPI student team under Prof. Chris Brown while completing his degree. Tristin now serves as the company’s Director of Research and Development.
Meet The Team
The Split Sole™ concept and the accompanying suite of load management technologies were invented by Professor Chris Brown and his student team of engineers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. SEI is dedicated to advancing these innovative concepts toward commercialization and intends to license the technology to footwear manufacturers and brands.