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Wisconsin Energy Institute

Kumar Sridharan

Distinguished Research Professor of Engineering Physics

Email: 

kumar@engr.wisc.edu

Phone: 

(608)263-4789

Energy Expertise: 

Kumar Sridharan's research spans a broad spectrum of areas in materials science including high temperature materials, surface treatments, wear, corrosion, and plasma-based surface engineering and synthesis of materials. His specific research focus in regards to energy is on materials isssues in nuclear and fossil power systems, and molten salts for storage of process heat from nuclear and solar, and other energy sources.