Senior Application Engineer
I, Rajesh Krishnamurthy has been with the Applications Engineering Program (AEP) since 2006. The goal of this program is to provide focused engineering and technology transfer services to small and mid-sized Oklahoma Manufacturers. This position works as part of the Oklahoma Alliance for Manufacturing (A regional NIST MEP center) along with Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service. In addition to being an Applications Engineer I serve as the Systems Architect for the Predictive Systems Program coordinating projects related to the creation of a Cyber Physical System framework ,integration of IoT based applications and process optimization using 3D virtual simulation tools. In my role as a clinical lecturer, I teach principles of industrial engineering and give guest lectures on topics related to my core competency.
My career in manufacturing sector before joining AEP started as a Manufacturing Engineer for Carbon Technologies Inc., an affiliate of B S & B Safety Systems where I eventually became the Operations Manager for the business unit. My next career change was as a Consulting Industrial Engineer for Aviv Matan Consulting Group where I was in charge of projects related to managing install and qualification of facilities for semiconductor manufacturing organizations such as Intel Corp.
My education qualifications start with a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering at Coimbatore Institute of Technology, India. I completed both my Master’s degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and my Doctoral degree majoring in Industrial Engineering and Management with a minor in Finance from Oklahoma State University. I am a member of Alpha Pi Mu an Industrial Engineering honors society. I am also actively involved in the local chapter of the Oklahoma Association of Energy Engineers and currently hold a Certified Energy Manager certification from Association of Energy Engineers Society. I currently serve on the editorial board of International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology and International Journal of Business Management and have several publications in my field of expertise to my credit.