Rohini Bala Chandran

Rohini Bala Chandran
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Address

3455
GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)

2350 Hayward 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125


Phone
(734) 647-9049

Degrees

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2015
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2010
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, BITS-Pilani, 2008

Research Interests

Thermal and fluid sciences, multiscale computational model development, radiative heat transfer, optics, chemical kinetics of heterogeneous reactions, electrochemical engineering, semiconductor physics

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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"Our goal is to identify solar-powered wastewater nitrate treatment pathways that facilitate the recovery of energy by producing value-added chemicals from these nutrients," said Bala Chandran. The work is funded by Bala Chandran’s startup funds and MCubed, a University initiative to encourage innovative, interdisciplinary research. The project marries fundamental materials-scale catalysis, physics-based modeling, and experimental investigations. 

Assistant Professor Bala Chandran's research featured on inside front cover of high impact journal Energy and Environmental Science. 

The ME department is pleased to welcome Rohini Bala Chandran, Elliott Rouse and Alex Shorter who are joining the faculty as assistant professors.