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Designing materials one atom at a time - Sadasivan Shankar at TED@Intel

Filmed Mar 2013 • Added Apr 2013


Sadasivan is Program Leader for Materials Design in Design and Technology Solutions within TMG. Using quantum and atomic techniques, Sadasivan and his team work closely with the process engineers in designing new materials with targeted functionalities for nanotechnologies. He is a co-inventor in over 20 patent filings and co-author of 100 external publications, presentations and lectures. Sadasivan is a marathon runner, voracious reader and interested in science, its history and education.

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