Manish Shastrakar

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Detail-oriented and highly adaptable individual with profound experience in Design and Analysis using FEA for Structures and CFD for fluid/thermal simulations along with Product-management and Product-development skills for Engineering Software. Comprehensive experience in 3D modeling, geometry & mesh preparation for aerodynamic and thermal simulation, LBM (Lattice Boltzmann Method) & DNS (Direct Numerical Simulations) simulations for physical fluid-dynamic problems. Highly Professional in analyzing strength, stability, and optimization of structure to bring out functional, operational and design aspects.

Currently working as an Application Engineer at Lexma Technology, performing fluid simulations using LBM to validate the designs of medical devices using simulation. I also worked as an application engineering intern for the product management team of SIMULIA PowerDELTA, assisting in the development of new and existing features by product validation testing on complex CAR geometries to meet the needs of our clients. Thorough knowledge of Numerical Computational techniques for fluid flows and finite element analysis (linear & non-linear) of structures, first principal calculations in Offshore Engineering, Mechanical and Naval Architecture.

Actively looking for full-time positions that align my skills and interest, where I can utilize and explore my knowledge and experience to create elegant and useful solutions to solve complex problems by working across various teams.


University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California, United States
Master of Science, 2019
Mechanical Engineering
2018 To 2019
Dissertation: Finite Element Analysis, Computation Fluid Dynamics

University of Mumbai
Mumbai, India
Bachelor of Engineering, 2014
Mechanical Engineering
2010 To 2014

Job History

Lexma Technology
Application Engineer
Boston, MA, United States
February 2020 - present

Dassault Systemes Simulia Corp.
Application Engineering Intern
Waltham, MA, United States
May 2019 - December 2019

Center for Advanced Manufacturing, USC
Research Assistance
Los Angeles, CA, United States
December 2018 - May 2019

Cybermarine Knowledge System Pvt. Ltd
Design Engineer
Mumbai, India
July 2014 - February 2016

Honors and Awards

National Student Design Competition Winner
ISHRAE & International Copper Association, India (ACREX India-2014)

Outstanding project (SCI-FI Bot) : Team Lead

Ratan Tata Merit Scholarship Recipient
Ratan Tata Trust
2012, 2013