Principal Investigator

Dr. Sid Kumar

Assistant Professor, Principal Investigator
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Delft University of Technology

Postdoc, ETH Zürich, Switzerland,  2019-21
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, USA, 2019 (Aeronautics)
M.S., École Polytechnique, France, 2017 (Multiscale modeling)
M.S., California Institute of Technology, USA, 2016 (Aeronautics)
B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 2014 (Mechanical Engineering)

Office: 34 H-4-200, Mekelweg 2,  2628 CD Delft

PhD & Postdoc researchers

Prakash Thakolkaran
PhD Student

Research Topics: machine learning, metamaterial design, design optimization

M.Sc., ETH Zürich, Switzerland, 2021 (Mechanical Engineering)
B.Sc., ETH Zürich, Switzerland, 2018 (Mechanical Engineering)

Email: P.Thakolkaran@tudelft.nl
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Tarakram Ramgopal
PhD Student

Research Topics: metallic microstructures,  machine learning, cellular automata

M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, India, 2022 (Computational Engineering)
B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, India, 2021 (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering)

Email: T.Ramgopal@tudelft.nl  

Elyas Nasimdoust
PhD Student

Research Topics: photoacoustic imaging, metamaterials

M.Sc., Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences, Zanjan, Iran, 2023 (Physics, Optics, and Laser)
B.Sc., Guilan University, Rasht, Iran, 2019 (Atomic Physics)

Email: E.NasimDoustSeyghalani@tudelft.nl 

Bharadwaj Tallapragada
PhD Student

Research Topics: extreme mechanics, computational sciences

M.Sc., Delft University of Technology, Netherlands, 2023 (Aerospace Engineering)
B.Tech., Vellore Institute of Technology, India, 2020 (Mechanical Engineering)

Email: B.Tallapragada@tudelft.nl

Jianing Zhu
Postdoctoral scientist

Research Topics: thermoelectric materials, machine learning, additive manufacturing

Ph.D. Delft University of Technology, Netherlands, 2023 (Materials Science and Engineering)
M.Sc., Jilin University, China, 2018 (Materials Processing Engineering)
B.Sc., Jilin University, China, 2015 (Materials Science And Engineering)

Email: J.Zhu-2@tudelft.nl
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Yaqi Guo
Postdoctoral scientist

Research Topics: machine learning, metamaterials, moelcule design

Ph.D. Tongji University, China, 2023 (Mechanics)
B.Sc., Central South University, China, 2017 (Engineering Mechanics)

Email: Y.Guo-4@tudelft.nl
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Graduate students

Anuj Joshi
Master student

Research Topics: mechanochemistry, stress imaging, machine learning

B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology - Roorkee, India (Mechanical Engineering)

Email: A.K.Joshi-1@student.tudelft.nl 

Amanullah Mahmood
Master student

Research Topics: multiphysics materials

B.Tech., Jamia Millia Islamia, India (Mechanical Engineering)

Email: AmanullahMahmood@student.tudelft.nl

Divakar  Vetriveeran
Master student

Research Topics: microstructures, machine learning

B.Tech., Kongu Engineering College, India (Mechanical Engineering)

Email: D.Vetriveeran@student.tudelft.nl 

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