• Design innovation through arts
  • Computational mechanics
  • Fatigue and fracture
  • Biological composites
  • Design engineering
  • Neural networks and computational intelligence
  • Nanotechnology and biomolecular motors
  • Smart materials and structures
PhD, Purdue University, Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1989
MS, University of Maryland, Aerospace Engineering, 1985
MS, Indian Institute of Science, India, Aeronautical Engineering, 1982
BS, Andhra University, India, Civil Engineering, 1980