Experts Guide

Welcome to the RIT Experts Guide. Here you will find information on RIT faculty and staff with expertise in a variety of areas. Each profile includes the expert’s credentials and contact information.

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Satish Kandlikar

The Gleason Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Director, Advanced Fuel Cell Research Laboratory

Expert in:
Fuel cell technology
Flow boiling, critical heat flux, fluid flow and heat transfer in micro-channels
Advanced cooling techniques for microelectronic and high-heat flux devices
Fluid flow in micro-passages and thermal analysis

Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
Founder, ASME Heat Transfer Chapter, Rochester
Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching, RIT
Trustees Scholarship Award (research), RIT
2012 Heat Transfer Memorial Award, ASME
2009 Engineer of the Year, Rochester Engineering Society
Chairman, E-cubed Fair, Rochester
Bachelor's degree, Marathawada University, India
Master's degree and Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, India

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