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Vikram Gavini

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Vikram Gavini

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
3217 EECS (Electrical Engineering & Computer Science)
1301 Beal
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2122
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Phone: (734) 763-9685

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Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, 2007
M.S., Applied Mechanics, California Institute of Technology, 2004
B.Tech., Mechnical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2003

Research Interests

Developing computational and mathematical tools for electronic structure calculations at macroscopic scales, multi-scale modeling, analysis of approximation theories, electronic structure studies on defects in solids.

Honors and Awards

Research Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 2012

CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2011

Robert J. Melosh Medal, ETH Zurich, 2007

Allan Acosta Endowed Fellowship, California Institute of Technology, 2003

Institute Silver Medal, Indian Institute of Technology, 2003

In the News...

2015 - Twelve ME Faculty Recognized for Prestigious Professional Society Awards in 2015

2015 - Gavini receives Gallagher Young Investigator Award

2013 - Gavini selected as awardee for AFOSR YIP


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