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Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky
B.E., Mechanical Engineering, Bharathidasan University, India
- Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Oklahoma State University, 2013-present
- American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellow, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University, 2010-2013
- Visiting Faculty, Department of Mathematics, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2009-2010
- Postdoctoral Fellow, Carolina Center for Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007-2010
Santhanakrishnan A, Maher KO, Tang E,, Khiabani RH, Johnson J and Yoganathan AP (2013). Hemodynamic effects of implanting a unidirectional valve in the inferior vena cava of the Fontan circulation pathway: an in vitro investigation. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol., to appear.
Santhanakrishnan A, Nestle T, Moore BL, Yoganathan AP and Paden ML (2013). Development of an accurate fluid management system for a pediatric continuous renal replacement therapy device. ASAIO Journal, 59(3): 294-301. doi: 10.1097/MAT.0b013e31828ea5e2.
Santhanakrishnan A, Dollinger M, Hamlet CL, Colin SP and Miller LA (2012). Flow structure and transport characteristics of the feeding and exchange currents generated by upside-down Cassiopea jellyfish. J. Exp. Biol. 215: 2369-2381.
Santhanakrishnan A, Nguyen N, Cox JG and Miller LA (2009). Flow within models of the vertebrate embryonic heart. J. Theor. Biol. 259: 449-461.
Santhanakrishnan A, Reasor DA and LeBeau RP (2009). Characterization of linear plasma synthetic jet actuators in an initially quiescent medium. Phys. Fluids 21, 043602.