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Salil S Desai

Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Contact
McNair Hall 422-B
Education
Ph.D.Industrial Engineering / University of Pittsburgh
OtherMechanical Engineering / K. J. Somaiya Polytechnic
M.S.Industrial Engineering / University of Pittsburgh
B.S.Mechanical Engineering / Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute

Bio

Desai investigates hybrid nano/micro manufacturing combining direct-write fabrication and nanoimprint lithography with applications in the areas of flexible electronics, energy devices and regenerative tissue engineering. Desai’s portfolio consists of a significant number (over 100) of patents/invention disclosures, publications, book chapters, and conference proceedings. His R&D and infrastructure funding exceeds $7.0 million from NIH, NSF, DoD, DoE, and industry. Desai is recipient of several prestigious awards including the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (White House), NSF CAREER Award, UNC Board of Governors Award, Outstanding Engineer Awards from ORNL, DoD, SME, ASME, IIE, and ASEE.

Research Interests

Hybrid Nano/Micro and Bio Manufacturing,
Regenerative Tissue Engineering & Drug Delivery,
Multiscale and Multiphysics modeling,
Combinatorial Additive Manufacturing,
Digital Smart Manufacturing.

External URL

https://www.ncat.edu/research/centers/ceam/index.php

Recent Publications

  • SantoshKumar Parupelli, Salil Desai (2019). (A Comprehensive Review of Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing): Processes, Applications and Future Potential). (8) 16, pp. 244-272 ). American Journal of Applied Science.
  • Salil Desai, Bopaya Bidanda, Paula Bartolo, Salil Desai, Bopaya Bidanda (2019). (Emerging Trends in the Applications of Metallic and Ceramic Bio-materials). ). Springer Verlag .
  • Salil Desai, Salil Desai (2019). (Emerging Trends in Polymers, Composites and Nano Biomaterial Applications). ). Springer Verlag Publishers.
  • Salil Desai, Hietam Elhoone, Hietam Elhoone (2019). (Cyber-based design for additive manufacturing using artificial neural networks for Industry 4.0). ). International Journal of Production Research.
  • Jhonatam Cordeiro, Jhonatam Cordeiro, Salil Desai, Salil Desai (2019). (The Nanoscale Leidenfrost Effect). 11, pp. 12139–12151 ). Nanoscale.
  • Gene Haeberle, Salil Desai (2019). (Investigating Rapid Thermoform Tooling Via Additive Manufacturing (3d Printing)). (8) 16, pp. 238-243 ). American Journal of Applied Science.
  • Bandar Altubaishe, Salil Desai (2019). (Comparative Analysis of Risk Management Strategies for Additive Manufacturing Supply Chains). (8) 16, pp. 273-282 ). American Journal of Applied Science.
  • Salil Desai, Salil Desai (2019). (Emerging Trends in Polymers, Composites and Nano Biomaterial Applications). ). Springer Verlag Publishers.
  • Jhonatam Cordeiro, Jhonatam Cordeiro, Salil Desai, Salil Desai (2019). (The Nanoscale Leidenfrost Effect). 11, pp. 12139–12151 ). Nanoscale.
  • Izabele Marquetti, Salil Desai, Izabele Marquetti, Salil Desai (2019). (Orientation Effects on the Nanoscale Adsorption Behavior of Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 on Hydrophilic Silicon Dioxide). 9, pp. 906-916 ). RSC Advances.
  • Huraish Almakaeel, Ahmed Alabawali, Salil Desai, Huraish Almakaeel, Salil Desai (2018). (Artificial neural network based framework for cyber nano manufacturing). (Part B) 15, pp. 151-154 ). Manufacturing Letters.
  • Huraish Almakaeel, Ahmed Alabawali, Salil Desai, Huraish Almakaeel, Salil Desai (2018). (Artificial neural network based framework for cyber nano manufacturing). (Part B) 15, pp. 151-154 ). Manufacturing Letters.
  • Salil Desai, Ablah Aljohani, Ablah Aljohani, Salil Desai (2018). (3D Printing of Porous Scaffolds for Medical Applications). (2) 11, ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Scienc.
  • Jasmine McKenzie, Salil Desai, Salil Desai, Jasmine McKenzie (2018). (Investigating Sintering Mechanisms for Additive Manufacturing of Conductive Traces). (2) 11, pp. 652-662 ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Scienc.
  • Salil Desai, Izabele Marquetti, Salil Desai, Izabele Marquetti (2018). (Adsorption Behavior of Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 on a Graphite Substrate for Biomedical Applications). (2) 11, pp. 1037 – 1044 ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Science.
  • Tahmina Akter, Salil Desai, Tahmina Akter, Salil Desai (2018). (Developing a Predictive Model for Nanoimprint Lithography using Artificial Neural Networks). (15) 160, pp. 836-848 ). Materials and Design.
  • Abhay Gaikwad, Salil Desai, Abhay Gaikwad, Salil Desai (2018). (Understanding Material Deformation in Nanoimprint of Gold using Molecular Dynamics Simulations). (2) 11, pp. 837-844 ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Scienc.
  • Salil Desai, Ablah Aljohani, Ablah Aljohani, Salil Desai (2018). (3D Printing of Porous Scaffolds for Medical Applications). (2) 11, ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Scienc.
  • Abhay Gaikwad, Salil Desai, Abhay Gaikwad, Salil Desai (2018). (Understanding Material Deformation in Nanoimprint of Gold using Molecular Dynamics Simulations). (2) 11, pp. 837-844 ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Scienc.
  • Jasmine McKenzie, Salil Desai, Salil Desai, Jasmine McKenzie (2018). (Investigating Sintering Mechanisms for Additive Manufacturing of Conductive Traces). (2) 11, pp. 652-662 ). American Journal of Engineering and Applied Scienc.