College of Engineering
University of Wisconsin - Madison

EP Wisconsin Institute of Nuclear Systems Bhalchandra Puranik

PhD Student

140 Engineering Research Building
1500 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: 608-263-4447
Fax: 608-262-6707

5 Mechanical Engineering
1550 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Tel: 608-265-4607


Mechanical Engineering
Engineering Physics

BE 1994, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering (University of Pune), India
MS 1997, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin -Madison
Phd expected 1999, Mechanical Engineering,University of Wisconsin -Madison

Research Interests
Gas dynamics, thermodynamics, shock tube dynamics, optical diagnostics techniques

Centers and Consortia
Wisconsin Institute of Nuclear Systems
Fusion Technology Institute, University of Wisconsin -Madison

Selected Awards and Honors
  • The J N Tata Fellowship for Higher Studies, 1994
  • Merit Student, University of Pune, India, 1990-94

  • Publications

    Current Research: Experimental investigation of shock-induced interfacial instabilities. Please visit the Wisconsin Shock Tube homepage. [an error occurred while processing this directive]