Educational Information:

Doctor of Philosophy, Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State Univeristy (in progress)

Master of Science, Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University, May 2014

Certified LabVIEW Assosicate Developer, May 2013

Bachelor of Technology, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, May 2010

Professional Organizations:

IEEE Student Member since 2009

IEEE Chapter Chair for Industrial Electronics Society of ENCS Section

Secretary of Energy Storage Technical Committee of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society

Awards & Commendations:

Best Presentation Award in the session "Energy Storage Systems and Electric Vehicles" at the FREEDM Annual Industry Review and Conference, 2015

Professional Affiliation:

Member of Advanced Diagnosis, Automation and Control (ADAC) Laboratory

Work Experience:

Worked at Toshiba International Corporation, Houston as a Summer Intern from May 2014 to August 2014

Worked at Organic Transit, Durham as a Summer Intern from May 2013 to August 2013

Worked at the Fiscal Policy Institute, Bangalore as an Advisor to the Director from January 2012 to April 2012

Worked at Larsen & Toubro Ltd, ECC Division, Kadapa as Graduate Engineering Trainee from July 2010 to July 2011

Academic Experience:

Teaching Assistant for Agent Based Mechatronics, Advanced Mechatronics and Microelectronics

LabVIEW Student Ambassador for National Instruments at North Carolina State University

Extra Curricular Activities:

Active Participant in NCSU's ISSERV program since September 2012

Selected to parade with the Indian National Flag as part of the Packapoolza event in August 2014

Bharat Balagopal