Nikhil Padhye

I am currently a PhD Candidate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA in Department of Mechanical Engineering. Prior to joining MIT, I obtained my Bachelor's-Master's (Dual Degree), 2005-2010, from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur).

Research interests: Currently my research spans mechanics and materials science of polymers, engineering design and manufacturing. Prior to joining MIT, I extensively worked in the area of computational optimization.