Sovan L. Das

PhD (Cornell University)

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD, Cornell University, 2007
  • M.Sc, IISc Bangalore, 2002
  • B.E, Jadavpur University, 1999



  • Das, S. L., Mandal, T. and Gupta, S. S., Inextensional vibration of zig-zag single walled carbonnanotubes using nonlocal elasticity theories, International Journal of Solids and Structures,50,2792-2797,2013.

  • Singh, P., Mahata, P., Baumgart, T., and Das, S. L.: Curvature sorting of proteins on a cylindricallipid membrane tether connected to a reservoir, Physical Review E, 85, 051906, 2012.

  • Das, S. and Du, Q.: Adhesion of vesicles to curved substrates, Physical Review E, 77, 011907,2008

  • Das, S. L., and Jenkins, J. T.: A higher-order boundary layer analysis for lipid vesicles with twofluid domains, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 597, 429–448, 2008.



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