Aayush Kant completed his B tech in Mechanical Engg from NITK Surathkal. Post his Bachelors, due to his interests in teaching and research, he went on to do his masters at VNIT Nagpur. Thenhe worked for one year as an assistant professor in the department of mechanical engg at Sinhgad Academy of Engg, Pune. An interest in impact mechanics between cricket bat and ball lead him to pursue his research, at both bachelors as well as masters level in the field, in the process publishing an international journal and an international conference paper at IIT Roorkee.
Aayush is vividly interested in application of concepts of design engineering in challenging scenarios. On the same line he is currently working on the project, “Simulations of fracture in neurological tissues”, under the guidance of Prof Tanmay Bhandakkar at IIT B and Prof Nikhil Medhekar at Monash. Apart from studies, he is very interested in photography, music, reading books, and playing badminton.
Link to student’s project: IMURA0333