Bioengineering for the Future — Panel Discussion

Moderator — Katepalli R. Sreenivasan, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Katepalli R. Sreenivasan is Dean and President of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, the Eugene Kleiner Professor of Innovation in Mechanical Engineering (School of Engineering), and Professor of Physics (Faculty of Arts and Science) and Mathematics (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences). He also holds an affiliate appointment in the department of biomaterials at the NYU College of Dentistry.

Dr. Sreenivasan came to NYU from the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (Trieste, Italy) where he was Director and Abdus Salam Professor, and the University of Maryland, where he was Distinguished University Professor and Professor of Physics, the Glenn Martin Professor of Engineering, and Director of the Institute for Physical Science and Technology. Prior to that he was the Harold W. Cheel Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Yale University, and held joint appointments in applied physics, physics, and mathematics. Dr. Sreenivasan is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. An active researcher, Dr. Sreenivasan’s research is in the areas of turbulence, cryogenic helium, and nonlinear dynamics.