Apurva Baruah's Profile

  • Member for:
    4 years 10 months
  • Institution:
    Michigan Technological University


Apurva is a 2nd year Mechanical engineering PhD student who joined Tech in Spring 2015(initially for his MS). His doctoral research involves working with a novel aeroelastic model to optimize the aerodynamic and structural aspects of rotor blades to develop "smart" hybrid wind turbines which can be operated over a wide range of wind conditions with minimal human supervision. He loves cooking, regularly plays badminton, tennis & table tennis, is passionate about Sailing and is crazy about anything aviation!

Apurva's research projects

A Year-Round, High Yield, Resource Lean, SMART Organic Indoor Farming Company

We aim to cultivate vegetables with data-driven, climate-controlled, indoor vertical farming methods.
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