Uptake from Regions: Americas and Asia | DAY 1 | 5:05-6:30pm
Dr. Narasimalu Srikanth is with Energy research institute as a Program Director and Senior Scientist leading the offshore marine renewable research. He has more than 25 years of Industrial experience and earlier he was with Vestas Wind systems as a senior specialist and technical director in the global research technology department, leading some of the key research activities related to aeromechanics and condition monitoring specialization of wind turbines. Prior to these appointments, he also served ASM Technology Singapore leading the research and development of semiconductor equipment and with Tata engineering (TELCO) at Pune (India) focusing on heavy machinery design. He received his first masters from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India in machine design and his second masters in materials engineering and his first PhD in the area of mechanical engineering and a second PhD in Technology Management from National University of Singapore (NUS). Dr. Narasimalu has published in more than 100 international journals and has more than 30 patents. His areas of technical research interests are wind & ocean energy resource mapping, Ocean energy system development, Environmental Impact Assessment and Technology management. He is a member of OES, ASME, ASM, ASPE, IEEE and MRS(S).