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Katepalli R Sreenivasan

Professor of Physics ; Dean of the Polytechnic School of Engineering & Exec Vice Provost for Engineering & Applied Sciences at NYU

1968, B.E. (Mech. Engg.), Bangalore University
1970, M.E. (Aero. Engg.), Indian Institute of Science
1975, Ph.D. (Aero. Engg.), Indian Institute of Science
1985, M.A. (Privatim), Yale University
2006, D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Lucknow University, India
2007, D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), University of Hyderabad, India
2008, D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Romanian Academy, Bucharest

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Bobst, 70 Washington Square South, 1225
New York, New York (US) 10012


(212) 992-7914

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Primary expertise: Fluid mechanics and turbulence. Other interests: complex fluids, nonlinear and nonequilibrium phenomena and cryogenic helium. Emerging interests: mathematical modeling of global change and biomechanical phenomena.

Updated on 03/10/2015