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Bhaskaran Gopalakrishnan

Professor and Director of the Industrial Assessment Center - Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineering

Bhaskaran Gopalakrishnan is a Certified Energy Manager CEM, a registered Professional Engineer in West Virginia, a certified LEED Green Associate, a qualified instructor for the Fundamentals of Compressed Air Systems, Compressed Air Challenge and a U.S. Department of Energy qualified specialist in Advanced Manufacturing Office Technology Deployment software tools like the following: AIRMaster+ (compressed air), PHAST (process heating), FSAT (fans), PSAT (pumps) and SSAT/SSST (steam). He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Institute of Energy Management Professionals.


Ph.D., Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Virginia Tech, 1988 

M.S., Operations Research, Southern Methodist University, 1985 

B.E. (Hons), Production Engineering, University of Madras, College of Engineering at Guindy, 1983