Principal Investigator

Dhruv-Bhate

Dhruv Bhate (ASU Bio Page)
– Associate Professor, The Polytechnic School,
– Affiliate Faculty, The Biomimicry Center,
– Graduate Faculty in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport & Energy

Brief CV
Professional Experience:
2017-present: Associate Professor, Arizona State University
2015-17: Sr. Technologist, Additive Manufacturing, PADT Inc. 2008-15: Process Engineer and Manager, Assembly Technology Development, Intel Corporation
2003-04: Bass guitar and singer-songwriter, The Blackbirds 2000-01: Engineering Co-Op, Tata Motors Education: 2008: PhD (Fatigue Modeling), Purdue University 2003: MS (MEMS Adhesion Modeling), University of Colorado at Boulder 2001: BS (Mechanical Engineering), College of Engineering, Pune

PhD Students

Jordan Jordan Yaple (started Fall’22)

 

TBD

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tyler-smith  Tyler Smith (started Fall’20)

 

Failure Modeling of Additively Manufactured Metallic Cellular Materials

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yash Yash Mistry (started Summer ’20)

Bio-inspired Weaves and Branches with Additive Manufacturing
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Noe Cameron Noe (started Spring ’19)

 

Heat Pipes with Laser Powder Bed Fusion

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Shinde-Mandar-2172a Mandar Shinde (started Fall ’18)

 

Energy absorption in cellular materials

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P1060495 Paul Paradise (started Fall ’18)

 

Process-Structure-Property Relationships for Thin Wall Inconel 718 Structures in Laser Powder Bed Fusion

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Irving Irving Edwin Ramirez Chavez (started Fall ’18)

 

Deformation and Energy Absorption in Aperiodic Cellular Materials

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MS Students

Nicole

Nicole Van Handel (TBD)

 

TBD

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Afsana

Afsana Nizamudeen (TBD)

Bio-inspired hair-like structures

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Undergraduates

Alex

Alexander Potts [FURI, Barrett Honors Thesis]

 

Design, Manufacturing and Characterization of Hair-Like Structures

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Zach

Zachary Goode [FURI]

 

3D Printed Heat Pipes for Thermal Management

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Sameer

Sameer Naguib [Barrett Honors Thesis]

 

Surface texture design for lunar dust mitigation in propulsion systems

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AndrewSarrasin

Andrew Sarrasin [FURI]

 

High Cycle Fatigue of Additively Manufactured Inconel 718 ; Lunar Dust Erosion Mitigation

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Alumni (updated 05/2022)

Research Collaborators (Current)

Academia
Industry

Group Photos

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November 2019Group_2019Picture credits: Kevin Steverson