Bhuvana Srinivasan

Assistant Professor

  • Ph.D., 2010, Aeronautics & Astronautics, University of Washington, Seattle
  • M.S., 2006, Aeronautics & Astronautics, University of Washington, Seattle
  • B.S., 2004, Aerospace Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
  • B.S., 2004, Mechanical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago

Plasma Physics, Advanced Space Propulsion, Fusion

  • 2013-2014, Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • 2010-2013, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • 2004-2010, Research Assistant, Aeronautics & Astronautics, University of Washington

Advanced Space Propulsion

  • Plasma thrusters / electric propulsion
  • Fusion propulsion

Fusion Energy

  • Shocks and instabilities in fusion and ways to mitigate instabilities
  • Innovative fusion confinement concepts

Computational Plasma Physics

  • Numerical and computational methods for multi-fluid and continuum kinetic plasmas
Dr. Bhuvana Srinivasan
  • (540) 231-6795
  • srinbhu@vt.edu
  • Aerospace and Ocean Engineering (MC0203)
    Randolph Hall, RM 332-1, Virginia Tech
    460 Old Turner St.
    Blacksburg, VA 24061