Skip to Main Content
Susan Coleman


Ansys Blog Authors

Rajesh Bhaskaran

Director of Swanson Engineering Simulation Program, Cornell University

As the Director of the Swanson Engineering Simulation Program at Cornell University, Dr. Bhaskaran promotes the democratization of simulation through the integration of simulation tools into the engineering curriculum. He has helped introduce Cornell students to simulation tools that cover CFD, heat transfer, solid mechanics and numerical analysis. He teaches a free online course titled "A Hands-on Introduction to Engineering Simulations" which uses Ansys tools.


  • Bachelor of Technology In Aerospace Engineering degree from the Indian Institute of Technology
  • Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering degree from Iowa State University
  • Doctor of Philosopy in Aerospace Engineering degree from Iowa State University

Professional Credentials: 

  • Dennis G. Shepherd Teaching Award (College of Engineering, Cornell University) 2017
  • Selected to participate in Frontiers of Engineering Education symposium that brings together early-career faculty members who are developing innovative educational approaches (National Academy of Engineering) 2011

Articles by This Author

Man sitting at a computer

FREE Cornell University Course Teaching Engineering Simulations

Register for a free engineering simulations Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) using Ansys conducted by Cornell University.

See What Ansys Can Do For You

Contact us today

* = Required Field

Thank you for reaching out!

We’re here to answer your questions and look forward to speaking with you. A member of our Ansys sales team will contact you shortly.

Footer Image