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  • PhD ABD (Dissertation Pending) in Mechanical Engineering, Oakland University, Michigan.

  • MSME: Villanova University, Pennsylvania.

  • BSME: Oakland University, Michigan

  • Certification in Machinery Dynamics from Villanova University, Pennsylvania

University Courses:

  • Experimental Stress Analysis

  • Material Properties and Processing

  • Computer Aided Production Planning

  • Fracture Mechanics

  • Advanced Dynamics

  • Advanced Engineering Analysis

  • Rotation Dynamics

  • Composite Structures

  • Mechanical and Thermal Behavior of Materials

  • Non-Linear Dynamics

  • Advanced Mathematics for Engineers (Part 1and 2)

  • Fatigue Analysis, Optical Method and Quality Inspection

  • Fasteners and Bolted Joints

  • Graduate Engineering Project

  • Reliability Methods & Design

  • Mechanics of Metal Forming

  • Independent Study – Developed a Continuous Variable Transmission Design for a bicycle.

Professional Experience:

  • Current and Past Clients: GM, Chrysler, Ford, Tesla, US Army

  • Performed Reverse Engineering, Modelling, FEA, Design and Development 

Raja Rajendran

Prashanth Rajendran

  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering: (Wayne State University, MI)

  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering: (Oakland University, MI)

  • Masters Degree in Business: (India)

Over 30 years of engineering experience of which 20 years are in automotive such as engine, chassis, body, and other automotive components design and development experience.

 

Designed and developed various automotive components in the areas of Engine, Chassis and Body. Developed components of casting, sheet metal, rubber, plastic etc. Worked in the capacity of lead engineer, project engineer, design and development engineer, test engineer, integration engineer and packaging engineer.

 

Worked in concept refinement, technology development, system development & demonstration, production & deployment, and operation & support phases.

Design, development and construction of various industrial control valves, isolators used in nuclear power plants.  Design of hydraulic and pneumatic circuits.  Interpret customer’s specifications into design parameters and verify their compatibility.  Perform stress calculations. Selected raw materials / components to suit the design parameters (actuators, gear boxes, motors, pneumatic / hydraulic cylinders, springs and accumulator tanks).

 

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