University of Michigan – Ann Arbor (2009-2011)

MS, Mechanical Engineering, Focus on Systems and Controls

Relevant Coursework:

Theoretical: Linear System, Multivariable Feedback Controls, Non-linear controls, Flight and Trajectory Optimization

Practical: Hybrid Vehicles Modeling and Analysis, Battery Systems and Controls, Fuel Cells, Advanced Powertrain Controls, Mechatronics

Skill set:

  1. Extensive use of Matlab, Simulink
  2. Experience with NI DAQ hardware and Labview.
  3. Mathematical electro-chemical modeling of Energy storage systems (Li-ion Batteries and Hydrogen Fuel Cells)
  4. Mathematical modeling of series and parallel hybrid vehicles (like Prius)



BITS-Pilani, India (2005-2009)

BE(Hons), Mechanical Engineering, Dept Rank#1

Relevant Coursework:

Basic: Physics (I, II), Mathematics (I, II, III),

ME : CAD, Design of Machine Elements, Mechanics of Solids (I, II), Production Techniques,

EE, Controls: Control Theory, Electrical Sciences (I, II)

Practical: Workshop Practice, CNC, Automotive Systems

Skill set:

  1. Exposure at a machine shop (Welding, Soldering, Milling, Lathe etc)