Suvranu De

J Erik Jonsson '22 Distinguished Professor of Engineering, Department Head and Director, Center for Modeling, Simulation and Imaging in Medicine (CEMSIM), Mechanical Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering

Professor, MANE, BME and ITWS Departments, RPI 2011 - present Director, Center for Modeling, Simulation and Imaging in Medicine (CeMSIM), RPI 2010 - present Associate Professor, MANE, BLE and ITWS Departments, RPI 2007 - 2010 Assistant Professor, MANE Department, RPI 2002 - 2007 Research Scientist, Research Laboratory of Electronics, MIT Oct 2000 - Dec 2001 Fast computational tools for MEMS design Multimodal medical simulations Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT May 1997 - Sep 2000 Meshfree Methods: Method of Finite Spheres Virtual environments for medical simulation Biomechanics of touch Research Associate, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Sept 1993 - Jan 1995 FE algorithms for large deformation elastoplastic boundary value problems

Education

Sc.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Focus
  • Virtual surgery
  • Computer modeling and simulation
  • Health care technology
  • Haptics
Select Works
  • The method of finite spheres (2000)
  • De, S. and Bathe, K. J., The method of finite spheres with improved numerical integration(2001)
  • De, S. and Bathe, K. J., Towards an efficient meshless computational technique: the method of finite spheres (2001)
  • Displacement/ pressure mixed interpolation in the method of finite spheres (2001)
  • On the method of finite spheres in applications: towards the use with ADINA and a surgical simulator (2003)
  • Hierarchical tree-based discretization in the method of finite spheres (2003)
  • Efficient computation of drag forces on micro-machined devices using a boundary integral equation-based solver (2003)
  • Physically-based real time simulation of soft tissues in multimodal medical simulations