Dr. Rungun Nathan

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    Assistant Professor of Engineering

    Penn State University
    College of Engineering
    Luerssen Building Room 225
    Reading, PA 19610
    Email: rungun.nathan@psu.edu
    Phone: (610) 396-6170

  • Education:

    • BSME PESCE, Mysore University, India
    • DIISc Electronics Design Technology, Indian Institure of Science, Bangalore, India
    • MS Systems Engineering, Louisiana State Univeristy, Baton Rouge, LA
    • PhD Mechanical Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA


    Areas of Research:

    • Lift in Porous Materials
    • Superlubrication
    • Unmanned Air Vehicles (flapping flight)
    • Mechatronics and Teaching with Technology



  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engieering, Villanova University (1999-2007)
  • Post Doc, VAST Lab, Department of Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania (1999-2000)


  Homepage:  http://www.bk.psu.edu/faculty/rnathan/