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: Packaging R&D Engineer and Manager, Intel Corporation
2003-04: Bass 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

Postdoc

Prince  Dr. Prince Jeya Lal Lazar (started Spring ’21)

 

Mechanics of Multi-Material Cellular Structures

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PhD Students

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 Cellular Materials 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)

 

Dynamic behavior and energy absorption in metallic 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

ShawnClonts
Shawn Clonts (MS Thesis)

 

Surface modification with additive manufacturing for lunar dust mitigation

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Athul
Athul Rajeev (MS Thesis)

 

On the role of node curvature in the mechanical behavior of cellular materials

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Jordan  Jordan Yaple (MS Thesis)

 

Laser powder bed fusion of copper heat spreaders for thermal regulation

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Undergraduates

Sameer

Sameer Naguib

 

Bio-inspired Multi-Material Cellular Structures

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AndrewSarrasin

Andrew Sarrasin

 

Laser Powder Fusion of Copper for Thermal Management Applications

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Nicole

Nicole Van Handel

 

Measurement Science in Metal Additive Manufacturing: Density, Surface Roughness, Dimension

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Alumni (updated 05/2021)

  • MS
    • Thesis
      • Samuel Temes (M.S. ’21) – LinkedIn
      • Anushree Saxena (M.S. ’21) – LinkedIn
      • Rajeshree Varma (M.S. ’21) – LinkedIn
      • Derek Goss (M.S. ’20) – LinkedIn
      • Dhiraj Patil (M.S. ’19) – LinkedIn
      • Raghav Sharma (M.S. ’19) –  LinkedIn
    • Applied Project
      • Andrew Creasman (M.S. ’20) – LinkedIn
      • Varun Agrawal (M.S. ’20) – LinkedIn
      • Bharath Santhanam (M.S. ’19) – LinkedIn
  • Undergraduates
    • Barrett Honors Thesis:
    • Austin Suder (B.S. ’23) – LinkedIn
    • Daniel Anderson (B.S. ’20) – LinkedIn
    • Daniel Bruce (B.S. ’21) – LinkedIn
    • Quoc Lam (B.S. ’18) –  LinkedIn

Research Collaborators

Academia
  • Prof. Clint Penick, Assistant Professor of Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Biology, at Kennesaw State University
  • Prof. Nikhilesh Chawla, Ransburg Professor of Materials Engineering, Purdue University
  • Prof. Christine Lee, Assistant Professor at the School of Art, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, Arizona State University
  • Dr. Cahit Ozturk, Research Technologist at the Bee Lab, Arizona State University
  • Prof. Kenan Song, Assistant Professor, Polytechnic School, Arizona State University
  • Prof. Xiangfan Chen, Assistant Professor, Polytechnic School, Arizona State University
Industry
  • Donald Godfrey, Senior Fellow, SLM Solutions, Inc.
  • Rey Chu, Director at Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies, Inc.
  • Dr. Alex Grishin, Consulting Engineer at Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies, Inc.
  • Magnus Ahlfors, Applications Engineer at Quintus Technologies, Inc.
  • Peter Hushek, President and CEO, Phoenix Heat Treating, Inc.

Group Photos

November 2019Group_2019(left to right): Yash Mistry, Derek Goss, Daniel Bruce, Austin Suder, Dhruv Bhate, Mandar Shinde, Dhiraj Patil, Irving Ramirez Chavez, Daniel Anderson, Paul Paradise, Varun Agrawal, Cameron Noe. Picture credits: Kevin Steverson