Pavan Raja

Research Scientist

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University

vr15@rice.edu

 

Education

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA

M.S. Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA

B.E. Chemical Engineering, Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering, Bengaluru, India

Positions Held

Research Scientist, NEWT, and Department of Chemistry, Rice University

Research Scientist, Baker Hughes, Houston, TX, USA


Research Interests

Water treatment and air / water pollution

Interactions of nanomaterials with biological systems, and nanosafety in industry settings

Optimization of chemical formulations for various applications (oil & gas, healthcare / biomedical, aerospace, manufacturing)

Applications of nanomaterials in composites, coatings, and drug delivery.

Other interests

I enjoy traveling, music, and meeting people from different cultures.

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