Aaswath Raman

Aaswath Raman is Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at UCLA. His research interests include metamaterials, nanophotonics, machine learning and renewable energy systems. He was previously an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, and a Research Associate at Stanford University.

Aaswath received his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Stanford University in 2013, and his A.B. cum laude in Physics and Astronomy and Astrophysics, and M.S. in Computer Science from Harvard University in 2006. He has published more than 25 peer-reviewed articles in leading journals including Nature, Nature Energy and Physical Review Letters. He was previously an aPrior to obtaining his Ph.D. he was a Program Manager at Microsoft. He is also a co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer of SkyCool Systems.

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