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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; January 2017 - to date

    Industrial Engineer; Intern; Laxmi Steel Pvt. Ltd-Butwal; August 2010 -November 2010

    Quality Assurance Officer; Nepal Cylinder Pvt. Ltd, KTM, Nepal; September 2011 - July 2012

    Assistant Lecturer- Thapathali Engineering College, Nepal

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

    Graduate Research Assistant – Eastern Illinois University; August 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