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Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

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Krishnan Venkatakrishnan


PhD Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
MEng Sci (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
BE Bharathiar University, India





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Dr. Venkatakrishnan has been working on fundamental and applied research in the areas of pulsed laser micro and non fabrication and laser micro/nano measurement systems for more than 10 years. His research during these years has since generated over 40 international journal publications, 6 granted UA patents and 2 granted worldwide patents in his field of research. Prior to joining Ryerson University, he worked at Strategic R&D Manager for Xsil Ltd, Ireland. He has also worked as a Research Fellow/Group Leader in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Research Interests:

Direct Ultrafast laser nano fabrication
Near-field Ultrafast laser nano processing
Ultrafast laser maskless nanolithography
Micro and nano interconnect via drilling
Ultrafast laser Nano Oxidation of silicon
Two-photo polymerization for 3D micro and nanostructuring
Nanochannel fabrication for biomolecule detection

Current Courses:

ME8143 - Micro and nano manufacturing
MEC322 - Manufacturing Fundamentals
MEC431 - Advanced Manufacturing
MEC733 - Microprocessors Systems