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Prasoon Diwakar

Post Doctoral Research Associate
Nuclear Engineering
Office: POTR POTR 304A
Campus Phone: 765-494-6984
Fax: +765 496 2233
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering (University of Florida, Gainesville)
M.S. Mechanical Engineering (University of Florida, Gainesville)
B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur)
Research Interests
Laser-based Diagnostics
Plasma-particle interactions
Plasma Diagnostics, Plasma Spectroscopy
Aerosol Analysis and Instrumentation
Ultrafast laser ablation
Thermal Sciences
Combustion Diagnostics
Patents Awarded
Dr. Prasoon Diwakar (with Pramod Kulkarni) was granted patent on March 3, 2015 for "Method and apparatus for aerosol analysis using optical spectroscopy" Patent no US 8970840 B2
Memberships for faculty
Member of OSA, SAS, American Association for Aerosol Research, NASLIBS
Secretary and Council member of North American Society for Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (NASLIBS)
Member of Esther Hoffman Beller Award Committee 2012-2013
Member of OSA Jean Bennet Travel Grant Review Committee, 2010.
OSA Member Advisory Network
National Academy of Sciences Postdoctoral Fellow