Subhabrata Das


sd2957@columbia.edu
Tel: 001 646-510-3829

Education

  • Ph.D (Anticipated Graduation Date: 2018). Colloid Chemistry/Fluid Mechanics (Soft Condensed Matter), Columbia University, New York, NY; Advisor:Prof. P Somasundaran & Prof C. Maldarelli (Levich Inst, CCNY) – Thesis: Multiscale Modeling of hydrodynamics of particle-laden foams
  • M.E. 2014 Chemical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca,New York – Thesis: Modeling of hydrodynamics of particle deposition near wall in Cross-flow filtration
  • B.S. 2013 Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Trichy, India
  • Major Courses and Skills: Advanced Fluid Mechanics, Advanced Colloid Chemistry , Quantum Chemistry, Polymer Physics, Topics in soft materials, Polymeric interfaces, BioMEMS, Continuum Mechanics
  • Analytical Techniques: Fluorescence, Electron-spin resonance, Cryo-TEM and Confocal Microscopy
  • Computer Skills: COMSOL, MATLAB , C/C++ (Basic), MATHEMATICA , LATEX, Microsoft Office

Technical Interests

  • Simulation of hydrodynamics in foam channels with single/multiple interacting particles
  • Modeling of flow through porous media and deformable tissues
  • Fabrication of Biosolar cells, Advanced microscopy of foam hydrodynamics

Experience – Research / Industrial

  • Process Engineer – Binoptics/Macom Corporation ,Ithaca,NY, June 2014-Sept 2014, Laser device fabrication
  • Undergraduate Summer Intern –ETH Zurich, Switzerland, May 2012-July 2012, Fluid Mechanics

Extra-curriculum: Leadership, Teaching, outreach etc.

  • Teaching assistant for Intro to Colloid and Surface Chemistry, Sept 2015-Present
  • President, Yuva, Columbia University, Nov 2016-Present, Teach science experiments to specially abled children , Co-founder and Treasurer of SPICAMCAY, Columbia University, Aug 2016-Present