Rusi Taleyarkhan
Contact Information
Phone: +1 765-49-66632 or 1-765-313-1876
Office: LMBS 5281L

Rusi Taleyarkhan

Professor, with Courtesy Appointment in School of Health Sciences


  • Ph.D. (Nuclear Engineering and Science), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1982
  • M.B.A. (Business Administration), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1980
  • M.S. (Nuclear Engineering), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1978
  • B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology, 1977

Research Interests

  • Novel radiation sensor systems for special nuclear material monitoring; dosimetry, safeguards-security, and nuclear energy applications
  • Novel green (voc free) tailored polymers for uses as coatings, adhesives, production of engineering composite materials, and radiation dosimetry
  • Nano-to-Macro scale applications of nuclear science
  • Nuclear reactor thermal-hydraulics
  • Acoustic inertial confinement fusion
  • Metastable fluid
  • Radiation interactions with matter and surface modifications
  • Materials synthesis and transmutation
  • Controlled hydrogen production


  • Fellow, American Nuclear Society (ANS)
  • Fellow (Honorary Member), Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Chief Technology Officer, S/A Labs, LLC
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
  • The Metals Society
  • Sigma Xi