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TR35 - Pratheev Sreetharan

Vibrant Research

Pratheev Sreetharan was born in San Diego, California and spent his childhood in Bethesda, Maryland.  He attended Harvard University in Cambridge, MA, receiving an A.B. in Physics in 2006. Afterwards, as a research physicist at ThermoFisher Scientific, he earned several patents on hand-held analytical instrumentation concerning x-ray fluorescence and optical emission spectroscopy.  He returned to Harvard in 2008, receiving A.M. (2011) and Ph.D. (2012) degrees in Applied Physics investigating insect-scale flapping-wing flight control and developing novel millimeter-scale manufacturing processes.  He is now CTO at Vibrant Research LLC, a Cambridge-based start-up company pursuing commercial opportunities for his landmark manufacturing technology.