Venkat Bhadram

Postdoc (Carnegie)

Venkat Bhadram joined EFree as a postdoctoral associate from Purdue University where he was a visiting researcher after receiving his Ph.D from JNCASR, Bangalore, India. In EFree, he is working with Tim Strobel and Russell Hemley on the New Solar Materials project, and is also developing novel materials for photocatalytic water splitting. His work involves synthesis with both multi-anvil and diamond cell techniques, as well as characterization using Raman spectroscopy, laboratory and synchrotron x-ray facilities.