Class of '61 Associate Professor
Packard Lab 561
19 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Phone Number: 
(610) 758-3784
Ganesh Balasubramanian

Areas of Research

Computational Materials Engineering
Multi-principal element alloys
Advanced Materials
Predictive Manufacturing
Structural and Surface Properties
Thermal Engineering
Electronic Materials
Data Science and Analytics


Ganesh Balasubramanian is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics at Lehigh University. He received his BME degree in Mechanical Engineering from Jadavpur University (India) in 2007, his PhD in Engineering Mechanics from Virginia Tech in 2011, and was a postdoctoral research associate in Theoretical Physical Chemistry at TU Darmstadt (Germany) till fall of 2012. His research and teaching interests are in advanced energy and structural materials, nanoscale transport and mechanics, and predictive engineering. Some of his recognitions include the NSF CAREER award, ASEE Outstanding New ME Educator award, AFRL Summer Faculty Fellowship, Graduate Man of the Year and Liviu Librescu Scholarship at Virginia Tech, and Young Engineering Fellowship from the Indian Institute of Science.


Ph.D., Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Tech
BME, Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University (India)