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Shaurya Prakash

  • Associate Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • IDI Thematic Program Director, OR - IDI
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    E347 Scott Lab
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-688-4045

About

Research interests include:

  • Nanofluidics and Microfluidics
  • Water Purification
  • Sustainable Energy Generation
  • Diagnostic Tools for Nanosystems
  • Bio-inspired Micro-and Nanosystems
  • Fundamental Studies on Fluid and Mass Transport at the Micro- and Nanoscale

Honors

  • 20150301

    Outstanding undergraduate research mentor nominee.

  • 20140501

    Best student poster.

  • 20140301

    Distinguished Undergraduate Research Mentor.

  • 20131101

    Best student paper.

  • 20130501

    Best student poster.

  • 20120501-20130301

    Outstanding undergraduate research mentor nominee.

  • 20080401-20090501

    Aresty award for mentoring undergraduate scholar.

  • 20060601-20070801

    Daimler-Chrysler Graduate Mentor.

  • 20070301-20070801

    excellence in mentoring undergraduate students.

  • 20051201-20060601

    NSF Future Researchers Forum Award.

  • 20060301-20060601

    Transducers Research Foundation (TRF) and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Travel Award.

  • 19980801-20010601

    International Student Scholarship.

  • 19981101-19990501

    Dow Chemicals student scholarship for outstanding students.

Books

2014

Edited Books

2012

  • Multiple authors. 2012. "Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology." Springer.

Chapters

2014

  • 2014. "Challenges and Opportunities for Nanotechnology in the Energy-Water Nexus." In Aquananotechnology: Global Prospects, edited by Reisner, D.E. and Pradeep, T.,
  • 2014. "Water Desalination: Existing and Emerging Technologies." In Aquananotechnology: Global Prospects, edited by Reisner,D.E. and Pradeep, T.,

2011

  • 2011. "Recent advances in water desalination through biotechnology and nanotechnology." In Bionanotechnology II: Global Prospects, edited by Reisner, D.E.,

Journal Articles

2016

  • Prakash, S., Zambrano H.A., Rangharajan, K.K., Rosenthal-Kim E., Vasquez N., Conlisk A.T., 2016, "Electrokinetic transport of monovalent and divalent cations in silica nanochannels." Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 20, no. 8, 8 - 8.

2015

  • Prakash, S., Karnes, M.P.(*), Sequin, E.K.(*), West, J.D., Hitchcock, C.L., Nichols, S.D., Bloomston, M., Abdel-Misih, S.R., Schmidt, C.R., Martin, Jr., E.W., Povoski, S.P., Subramaniam, V.V., 2015, "Ex vivo Electrical Impedance Measurements on Excised Hepatic Tissue from Human Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer." Physiological Measurement 36, 315-328 - 315-328.
  • Prakash, S., Zambrano, H.A.(*), Fuest, M.(*), Boone, C.(*), Rosenthal-Kim, E.(*), Vasquez, N., Conlisk, A.T., 2015, "Electrokinetic transport in silica nanochannels with asymmetric surface charge." Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 19, 1-10 - 1-10.

2014

  • Zhang, J., Zhang, T., Prakash, S., Jaluria, Y., 2014, "Experimental and numerical study of transient electronic chip cooling by liquid flow in microchannel heat sinks." NUMERICAL HEAT TRANSFER, PART A: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTATION AND METHODOLOGY 65, 627-643 - 627-643.

2013

  • Pinti, M. (*), Kambham, T. (*), Wang, B. (*), Prakash, S., 2013, "Fabrication of Centimeter Long, Ultra-Low Aspect Ratio Nanochannel Networks in Borosilicate Glass Substrates." JOURNAL OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN ENGINEERING AND MEDICINE 4, no. 2, 021003 - 021003.
  • Kellie,Benjamin, M. (*); Silleck, Alexander,C. (*); Bellman, Karen (*); Snodgrass, Ryan (*); Prakash, Shaurya, 2013, "Deposition of few-layered graphene in a microcombustor on copper and nickel substrates." RSC ADVANCES 3, no. 19, 7100-7105 - 7100-7105.
  • Babson,David, M. (*); Bellman,Karen (*); Prakash,Shaurya; Fennell,Donna,E, 2013, "Anaerobic digestion for methane generation and ammonia reforming for hydrogen production: A thermodynamic energy balance of a model system to demonstrate net energy feasibility." BIOMASS & BIOENERGY 56, 493-505 - 493-505.

2012

  • Swaminathan,Vikhram,V; Gibson,Larry,R; Pinti,Marie (*); Prakash,Shaurya; Bohn,Paul,W; Shannon,Mark,A, 2012, "Ionic transport in nanocapillary membrane systems." JOURNAL OF NANOPARTICLE RESEARCH 14, no. 8, 951 - 951.
  • Prakash, Shaurya; Pinti, Marie (*); Bhushan, Bharat, 2012, "Theory, fabrication and applications of microfluidic and nanofluidic biosensors." PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES 370, no. 1967, 2269-2303 - 2269-2303.
  • Prakash, Shaurya; Pinti, Marie (*); Bellman, Karen (*), 2012, "Variable cross-section nanopores fabricated in silicon nitride membranes using a transmission electron microscope." JOURNAL OF MICROMECHANICS AND MICROENGINEERING 22, no. 6, 067002 - 067002.
  • Zambrano, H.A. (*), Pinti, M. (*), Conlisk, A.T., Prakash, S., 2012, "Electrokinetic Transport in a Water–Chloride Nanofilm in Contact with a Silica Surface with Discontinuous Charged Patches." MICROFLUIDICS AND NANOFLUIDICS 13, no. 5, 735-747 - 735-747.

2011

  • Vitarelli Jr., M.J., Prakash, S., Talaga, D.S., 2011, "Determining Nanocapillary Geometry from Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Using a Variable Topology Network Circuit Model." Analytical Chemistry 83, no. 2, 533-541 - 533-541.

2009

  • Prakash, Shaurya; Karacor, M.B. (*); Banerjee,S. (*), 2009, "Surface modification in microsystems and nanosystems." SURFACE SCIENCE REPORTS 64, no. 7, 233-254 - 233-254.
  • Prakash, S., Akberov., R. (*), Agonafer, D., Armijo, A.D., Shannon, M.A., 2009, "Influence of Boundary Conditions on Sub-Millimeter Scale Combustion." ENERGY FUELS 23, no. 7, 3549-3557 - 3549-3557.

2008

  • Chandrasekharan,Ramesh; Zhang,Luning; Ostroverkhov,Victor; Prakash,Shaurya; Wu,Yan; Shen,Yuen-Ron; Shannon,Mark,A, 2008, "High-temperature hydroxylation of alumina crystalline surfaces." SURFACE SCIENCE 602, no. 7, 1466-1474 - 1466-1474.
  • Prakash,Shaurya; Piruska,Aigars; Gatimu, Enid,N; Bohn, Paul,W; Sweedler,Jonathan,V; Shannon, Mark,A, 2008, "Nanofluidics: systems and applications." IEEE SENSORS JOURNAL 8, no. 5-6, 441-450 - 441-450.

2007

  • Prakash, S., Armijo, A.D., Masel, R.I., Shannon, M.A., 2007, "Flame Dynamics in Sub-Millimetre Combustors.." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ALTERNATIVE PROPULSION 1, no. 2-3, 325-338 - 325-338.
  • Prakash,Shaurya; Armijo,Adrian,D; Masel,Richard,I; Shannon,Mark,A, 2007, "Flame dynamics and structure within sub-millimeter combustors." AICHE JOURNAL 53, no. 6, 1568-1577 - 1568-1577.
  • Chandrasekharan, R., Prakash, S., Masel, R.I., Shannon, M.A., 2007, "Change in Radiative Optical Properties of Ta2O5 Thin-Films Due to High Temperature Heat Treatment." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER 129, no. 1, 27-36 - 27-36.

2005

  • Prakash,S; Glumac,N,G; Shankar,N; Shannon,M,A, 2005, "OH concentration profiles over alumina, quartz, and platinum surfaces using laser-induced fluorescence spectroscopy in low-pressure hydrogen/oxygen flames." COMBUSTION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 177, no. 4, 793-817 - 793-817.

Unknown

  • Prakash, S., Pinti, M., Bhushan, B., "Theory, fabrication, and applications of microfluidic and nanofluidic biosensors." Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A

Presentations

  • "Electrokinetic Flow Guidance in ‘Click’ Modified Glass Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Devices." 2010, Presented at ACS Pacific Chem Meeting,
  • "Water-Energy Nexus: Can (nano) Technology Provide Innovative Solutions?." 2012, Presented at Water Infrastructure Summit, Water Innovations Alliance,
  • "High Temperature Microsystems." 2009, Presented at 7th ASME International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, Minichannels,
  • "Development of a Hydrogel-Bridged Nanofluidic Membrane System for Water Desalination." 2007, Presented at ACS Spring National Meeting,
  • "Water Transport and Pore Morphology of 2-Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate (HEMA) Gel Films as Fluid Interconnects in Active Membranes." 2007, Presented at ACS Spring National Meeting,
  • "Asymmetry Driven Nanochannel Flows for Ionic Contaminant Removal in Water Supplies." 2010, Presented at SERDP Symposium,
  • "Electrokinetic Flow Guidance in ‘Click’ Modified Glass Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Devices." 2012, Presented at ASME 10th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels,
  • "Transport Processes in Nanofluidic Membranes for Water Desalination." 2009, Presented at Seminar at Rutgers,
  • "Photodegradation of Methyl Orange using Tantalum Pentoxide." 2009, Presented at 23rd Laboratory for Surface Modification Annual Symposium at Rutgers University,
  • "Electroosmosis in a Potassium Chloride Aqueous Solution in a Silica Nanochannel with Counter-Charged Surface Patches." 2012, Presented at American Physical Society Fluids Division, San Diego,
  • "Empirical Models for Determining Nanopore Shape in Nanocapillary Array Membranes." 2009, Presented at 53rd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society,
  • "Surface Modification in Glass Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Channels." 2010, Presented at Seminar at Purdue,
  • "Surface Modification in Glass Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Channels." 2011, Presented at Seminar at IUPUI,
  • "Hydrophobic Interaction at Solid/water Interface Studied by Dynamic Force Microscopy." 2009, Presented at MRS Spring Meeting,
  • "Energy and Mass Fluxes for the Anaerobic Digestion – Bioammonia to Hydrogen (ADBH) System." 2010, Presented at International Summer Symposium on Biofuels and Bioenergy,
  • "Electroosmosis in a Nanofilm of Chloride-Aqueous Solution with Counter-Charged Surface Patches." 2011, Presented at American Physical Society Fluids Division,
  • "Electrokinetic Flow Control in Surface Modified Glass Micro-and Nanochannels." 2012, Presented at ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition,
  • "High Temperature Microsystems and Applications to Materials Development." 2009, Presented at Seminar at KAIST,
  • "Microsystems and Nanosystems for Biomedical Applications." 2014, Presented at Seminar at MIT,
  • "High-Temperature Hydroxylation of Alumina Crystalline Surfaces: An FTIR-ATR and SFG Spectroscopic Study." 2006, Presented at MRS Spring Meeting,
  • "Future of Micro and Nanoscale Research: A Graduate Student Perspective." 2006, Presented at 4th ASME International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, Minichannels,
  • "Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of Water Diffusion in 2-Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate (HEMA) Gels." 2006, Presented at University of Illinois Innovation Board,
  • "High Temperature Microchemical Systems for Micropower Generation." 2007, Presented at Critical Initiatives for Research and Scholarship Symposium,
  • "Solid/Water Interface Charge Density of Surface Functionalized Materials Studied by Atomic Force Microscope.." 2007, Presented at ACS Spring National Meeting,
  • "Transport at the Micro- and Nanoscale: Surfaces, Measurements, and Applications." 2007, Presented at Department of Mechanical Engineering,
  • "Transport at the Micro- and Nanoscale: Surfaces, Measurements, and Applications." 2007, Presented at Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Seminar,
  • "Development of Hydrogel-Bridged Nanofluidic Polycarbonate Membranes for Water Purification." 2005, Presented at The Second Annual WaterCAMPWS Symposium,
  • "hemical Modification of PMMA Surfaces for Capillary Electrophoretic (CE) Systems." 2005, Presented at ACS Fall National Meeting,
  • "Nanotechnology for shale water treatment." 2013, Presented at Momentive meeting,
  • "Nano-technology development for treatment of shale water." 2013, Presented at GE web meeting,
  • "Impedance methods for cancer detection and imaging." 2014, Presented at Lab-on-a-Chip and Microarray World Congress,
  • "Novel Micro-Scale Insulation for Microcombustors." 2004, Presented at Conference on Thermal Management for Microscale Power Systems,
  • "Effects of Heat Transfer and Flame Stretch in Microcombustors." 2005, Presented at AIChE Spring Meeting,
  • "Surface Modification within Polymer and Glass Microfluidic Channels." 2007, Presented at Laboratory for Surface Modification Seminar Series,
  • "Microsystems and Nanosystems: Applications to Water and Energy." 2008, Presented at Corning Research Symposium,
  • "Surface Modification in Glass and Polymer Microfluidic Systems." 2008, Presented at Department of Materials Science and Engineering Seminar,
  • "Rapid, local depsoition of carbon nanomaterials using a microcombustor." 2013, Presented at Enabling Nanomanufacturing through Rapid Innovation,
  • "Electromagnetic characterization of surgically excised human liver tissue with metastatic colorectal cancer for tumor identification." 2014, Presented at NIH Workshop on Novel Cancer Diagnostics for Low- and Middle-income Countries,
  • "Surface Modification in Glass and Polymer Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Channels." 2010, Presented at ME888 Seminar,
  • "Engineered surfaces for flow control in nanochannels." 2013, Presented at Materials week/IMR symposium,
  • "Characterizing Transport Phenomena across Nanocapillary Array Membranes." 2008, Presented at 22nd Laboratory for Surface Modification Annual Symposium at Rutgers University,
  • "Technologies for high salinity water desalination." 2015, Presented at Environmentally Friendly Drilling Workshop on Shale and Water,
  • "Nanofluidic logic circuit elements for ionic flow control." 2015, Presented at Lab on chip, microfluidics, and microarray world congress,

Papers in Proceedings

2015

  • Fuest, M.(*), Boone, C.(*), Conlisk, A.T., Prakash, S. "Cation dependent transport in a field effect nanofluidic device." in Transducers. (6 2015).

2014

  • Fuest (Pinti), M.(*), Zambrano, H.A.(*), Rangharajan, K.K.(*), Wang, B.(*), Conlisk, A.T., Prakash, S. "Active surface potential control for artificial ion pumps." in Solid state sensor and actuator workshop. (6 2014).
  • Karnes, M.(*), Snodgrass, R.(*), Sequin, E.(*), Hitchcock, C., Martin, Jr., E., Nichols, S.D., Schmidt, C., Abdel-Misih, S., Bloomston, M., Subramaniam, V., Prakash, S "Microarray electrodes for impedance imaging and electrical characterization of ex-vivo human liver metastases from colorectal cancer." in Solid state sensor and actuator workshop. (6 2014).

2013

  • Sequin, E.K. (*), Bellman, K. (*), Koch, S., West, J.D., Prakash, S., Subramaniam, V.V. "Measurement of Electrical Impedance and Eddy Currents in Tissue Phantoms." in Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2013).
  • Pinti, M (*)., Rangharajan, K.K. (*), Kambham, T. (*), Prakash, S. "Fabrication of Ultra-Low Aspect Ratio Hybrid Micro-Nanofluidic Devices using Polydimethylsiloxane Adhesive Bonding." in Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2013).

2012

  • Kellie, B.M. (*), Prakash, S. "Fabrication of Ceramic High Temperature Microsystems." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (1 2012).
  • Pinti, M. (*), Prakash, S. "Two-Step Etch Process for Fabrication of Hybrid Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Devices." in Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (1 2012).

2011

  • Bellman, K. (*), Prakash, S. "Identification of Concentration Polarization Regimes in a Parametric Study with Nanocapillary Array Membranes." in ASME 9th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels. (6 2011).

2010

  • Sosnov,Eugene (*); Karavadi,Subba,Rao (*); Prakash,Shaurya "Controlled Geometry Nanopore Fabrication in Silicon Nitride Membranes with a Transmission Electron Microscope." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (1 2010).
  • Zhang, J., Prakash, S., Jaluria, Y., Lin, L. "An experimental study on the effect of configuration of multiple microchannels on heat removal for electronic cooling." in 14th International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC14. (8 2010).
  • Prakash, S., Karacor, M.B. (*) "Surface Mediated Flows in Glass Nanofluidic Channels." in Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop. (6 2010).
  • Wu, Y., Karacor, M.B. (*), Prakash, S., Shannon, M.A. "Solid/Water Interface of Functionalized Silica Surfaces Studied by Dynamic Force Measurements." in ASME 8th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels. (8 2010).
  • Diez, F.J., Miller, A., Karacor, M.B. (*), Prakash, S. "Study of Electroosmotic-Driven Flow in Bifurcating Channels Using MicroPIV." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2010).

2009

  • Banerjee, S. (*), Fung, D. (*), Prakash, S. "Ionic Transport Regimes for Nanoscale Transport towards the Development of Low Energy Water Desalination Membranes." in Materias Research Society Spring Meeting. (4 2009).
  • Sosnov,Eugene (*); Prakash,Shaurya "ENVR 89-Photodegradation of methyl orange with the use of tantalum pentoxide under UV light." (8 2009).
  • Fung, D. (*), Akdemir, E. (*), Vitarelli, M.J. (*), Sosnov, E. (*), Prakash, S. "Transport of Charged Across Solid-State Nanopores." in MRS Fall Meeting. (4 2009).
  • Prakash,Shaurya; Akberov,Roald; Agonafer,Damena; Armijo,Adrian,D; Shannon,Mark,A "Influence of Boundary Conditions on Sub-Millimeter Combustion." in 18th Conference on Impacts of Fuel Quality on Power Generation and Environment. (7 2009).

2007

  • Prakash, S., Long, T.M., Moore, J.S., Shannon, M.A. "Surface Modification within Enclosed Polymer and Glass Microfluidic Channels." in The 11th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences. (10 2007).
  • Chandrasekharan,Ramesh; Prakash,Shaurya; Shannon,Mark,A; Masel,R,I "Change in radiative optical properties of Ta2O5 thin films due to high-temperature heat treatment." in 1st Mini-Symposium on Nano/Microscale Radiative Transfer and Properties (NanoRad). (1 2007).

2006

  • Prakash, S., Yeom, J., Shannon, M.A. "A Microfabricated Multilayer Impedance System for Ionic Transport Characterization in Nanocapillary Arrays." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2006).
  • Prakash,Shaurya; Long,Timothy,M; Wan,Jonathan; Moore,Jeffrey,S; Shannon,Mark,A "Electroosmotic flow in 'click' surface modified microfluidic channels." in 4th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels. (1 2006).
  • Prakash, S., Yeom, J., Shannon, M.A. "A Microfabricated Impedance Sensor for Ionic Transport in Nanopores." in Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop. (6 2006).
  • Prakash, S., Long, T.M., Wan, J., Moore, J.S., Shannon, M.A. "Electroosmotic Flow in ‘Click’ Surface Modified Microfluidic Channels." in ASME International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, Minichannels. (6 2006).
  • Flachsbart, B.R., Prakash, S., Yeom, J., Wu, Y., Mozsgai, G.Z., Leseman, Z.C., Wong, K., Connell, C., Correa, E., Hansen, M.R., Shannon, M.A. "Theory, Fabrication, and Characterization of MEMS Devices: An Interdisciplinary Course for Mechanical Engineers." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2006).
  • Prakash, S., Armijo, A.D., Masel, R.I., Shannon, M.A. "Unsteady Flames in Microcombustion." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2006).
  • Raguin, G., Falkenberg, C.V., Prakash, S., FitzHenry, H.R., Mending, G., Ciobanu, L., Georgiadis, J.G., Shannon, M.A. "Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of Water Diffusion in 2-Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate (HEMA) Gels." in Materials Research Society Symposium. (4 2006).
  • Prakash, S., Armijo, A.D., Masel, R.I., Shannon, M.A. "Characterizing Sub-Millimeter Combustion." in Sixth International Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications. (11 2006).

2005

  • Chandrasekharan, R., Prakash, S., Masel, R.I., Shannon, M.A. "Change in Radiative Optical Properties of Tantalum Pentoxide Thin-Films due to Material Compositional Changes at High Temperature." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2005).
  • Armijo, A.D., Prakash, S., Shannon, M., Miesse, C., Masel, R.I. "Flame structure in microcombustion." in AIChE Annual Meeting. (10 2005).
  • Long,Timothy,M; Prakash,Shaurya; Shannon,Mark,A; Moore,Jeffrey,S "Surface modification of PMMA for capillary electrophoretic (CE) systems." in 230th National Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society. (8 2005).
  • Chandrasekharan,Ramesh; Prakash,Shaurya; Masel,R,I; Shannon,Mark,A "Change in radiative optical properties of tantalum pentoxide thin-films due to material compositional changes at high temperature." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (1 2005).
  • Long,Timothy,M; Prakash,Shaurya; Shannon,Mark,A; Moore,Jeffrey,S ""Click" surface modification of glass microfluidic capillary electrophoretic channels." in 230th National Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society. (8 2005).
  • Prakash, S., Miesse, C.M., Masel, R.I., Shannon, M.A. "Flame Structure Variations in Sub-Millimeter Combustors Due to Heat Transfer through Combustor Walls." in Fourth Joint Meeting of the U.S. Sections of the Combustion Institute. (3 2005).
  • Miesse, C.M., Masel, R., Prakash, S. "Effects of heat transfer and flame stretch in microcombustors." in AIChE Spring National Meeting. (4 2005).

Unknown

  • Boone, C.(*), Fuest, M.(*), Wellmerling, K.(*), Prakash, S. "Effect of time dependent excitation signals on gating in nanofluidic channels." in ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition.

Patents

  • Prakash, S., Conlisk, A.T., Pinti, M. (*), Zambrano, H.A. (*). "Designed Asymmetry in Nanochannels for a Novel Nanopump and Active Ion Pumping."
  • Prakash, S., Bellman, K. (*). "Concentration Polarization Identification and Mitigation for Membrane Transport."