Rakesh Kumar Behera, Ph.D.

Rakesh Kumar Behera, Ph.D.

Industry Assistant Professor

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Education

University of Florida, 2009

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering

University of Florida, 2008

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering

Louisiana State University, 2004

M.S., Mechanical Engineering

National Institute of Technology (former Regional Engg. College), 2000

B.E., Metallurgical Engineering

Experience

New York University

Industry Assistant Professor

From: August 2016 to present

Georgia Institute of Technology

Research Scientist

From: January 2016 to August 2016

Georgia Institute of Technology

Post-Doctoral Fellow

From: July 2010 to December 2015

University of Florida

Research Assistant

From: July 2004 to July 2010

Louisiana State University

Research Assistant

From: July 2002 to July 2004

Louisiana State University

Teaching Assistant

From: July 2002 to July 2004

Research Interests

  • Materials for Energy Applications
  • Computational Materials Science (DFT/MD)
  • Ferroelectric/Multiferroics
  • Nuclear Materials
  • Organic Co-crystals