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Sailesh Adhikari

Ph.D. Candidate, Sustainable Biomaterials

Academic Background:

    B.E. Industrial Engineering, Institute of Engineering, TEC, 2010

    M.S. Eastern Illinois University, 2016



      Graduate Research Assistant – Virginia Tech; Jan 2017- to date

      Industrial Engineer; Intern; Laxmi Steel Pvt. Ltd-Butwal; Aug 2010-Nov 2010

      Quality Assurance Officer; Nepal Cylinder Pvt. Ltd, KTM, Nepal; Sep 2011- Jul 2012

      Assistant Lecturer- Thapathali Engineering College, Nepal

      Waste Water Treatment Plant, Charleston, IL - Project Analyst Intern; May 2015- Aug 2015

      Graduate Research Assistant – Eastern Illinois University; Aug 2014- May 2016


      Research Interests:

        Wood science and engineering

        Life Cycle Analysis

        Renewable energy

        Biomass and biomass gasification

        Lean, Six Sigma, SPC and Continuous Improvements

        Supply chain management


        Major Professor:

        Dr. Henry Quesada



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