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Sathish Manickam



Sathish Manickam obtained his PhD in Mechanical Engineering, specializing in boiling and two-phase flow heat transfer, under Prof. Vijay Dhir at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). He has also done Post doctoral work at UCLA on film boiling and at the Stanford University School of Medicine on development of biomaterials and novel drug delivery systems. Prior to his graduate studies, he worked at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, a premier graduate research institution in India, for about ten years on research areas including HVAC, Food Precooling and Alternate Energy Systems. Currently he is working on early stage development of a biomedical startup in the Bay Area. Beginning Spring 2014, he will also be an Adjunct Faculty at the Mechanical Engineering Department at SCU.