Doctor of Philosophy

Maurice J. Zucrow Laboratories

School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University
Concentration in Propulsion and Aerodynamics
Dissertation: Mechanisms of Pre-Chamber Hot Turbulent Jet Ignition of Ultra-Lean Mixtures

2012 - 2017

Master of Science

Combustion and Gas Dynamics Laboratory

Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut
Concentration in Energy and Thermal Sciences

Thesis: Phase-resolved Characterization of Conical Turbulent Premixed Flames: An Investigation of Forced Blowoff Dynamics​

2010 - 2012

Bachelor of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, India

Concentration in Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
Thesis: Design and Fabrication of Throttling and Separating Calorimeter to  Measure Dryness Fraction of Steam

2006 - 2010


Postdoctoral Researcher

Sandia National Laboratories

2017 - Present

Development Specialist II

Praxair, Inc.



Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant

School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University

2012 - 2017


Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant

Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut

2010 - 2012


Summer 2014

Summer 2009

Design Engineering Intern

Indian Railway, India

Summer 2007

Thermal Engineering Intern

Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC), India

Summer 2006