Honors & Awards
• US Patent 7,395,803 Electric Oil Pump; an engine lubrication oil control system and method for an engine in a Hybrid Electric Vehicle; inventor.
• US Patent 7,734,384 Tuned Battery Pack for a Hybrid Electric Vehicle, co-inventor.
• US Patent 7,292,932 System and Method for Controlling Speed of an Engine; developed new algorithm for electric generator to charge HEV battery when petrol engine; inventor.
Publications and Papers
• Published masters research thesis results in technical paper: “Fatigue Characteristics of Thin Titanium Plates Due to Biaxial Stress Cycling”, Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Biaxial/ Multiaxial Fatigue and Fracture, Sept 1997, Vol. II.
Pennsylvania State University, State College
Masters in Engineering Mechanics (1996)
University of New Hampshire, Durham Campus Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering
Software Experience: LMS and PROSIG (NVH analysis), Artemis, sVIEW, ATI (powertrain controls), Excel, Mathcad, I-DEAS 3-D modeling, and AutoCAD.
Engineers Without Borders Australia volunteer technical expert - Transportation design judge for undergraduate design competition to enhance the standard of living in Asia Pacific region.
Formula SAE powertrain design judge panel volunteer held in Melbourne Australia 2010.