Smitesh Bakrania, Ph.D.

Mechanical Engineering, Rowan University

201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, NJ 08028



Academic Bio.

PhD - University of Michigan, 2008
MS -
University of Michigan, 2005
BS -
Union College, 2003


Freshmen Engineering Clinic I

Sophomore Engineering Clinic I

Sophomore Engineering Clinic II

Junior-Senior Engineering Clinics

Thermal-Fluid Sciences I and II

Introduction to Combustion

ME Laboratory

Introduction to Nanotechnology

Research Projects

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Combustion Synthesis

Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Pt Nanocatalytic Combustion

Educational App Development

Selected Works

Apps: Pikme, evaluA+, Polata, and Clausius

Get Prepared to Present Well | Checklist

Effective Figures and Tables | Handout
The Graduate School Option

Jr/Sr Eng. Clinics

Docs: Syllabus | Grading | Release
Forms: Prof. Requests | Projects | Sign-up

Research Scope

My research involves synthesis and applications of nanoparticles. Specifically, investigating combustion synthesis of nanoparticles and their application in dye-sensitized solar cells and catalysis. In addition, my interest also lies in developing and researching educational apps.