Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Materials Engineer
Center for Micro and Nano Technology
Materials Engineering Division

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, 1992
  • B.E., Production Engineering, VJTI, Bombay university, 1981
Phone: (925) 422-7875

Research Interests

  • MEMS packaging
  • High power Laser/Device Packaging
  • Biomedical Packaging
  • Additive manufacturing for packaging

Selected Publications

Grutter, K.E., Yeh, A.M,, Patra, S.K., Wu, M.C. A New fabrication technique for integrating silica optical devices and MEMS, Berkeley Sensor and Actuator center (BSAC), University of California, Berkeley, Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OPT MEMS) International Conference, 2010.

Myungjoo Kang and Susant K. Patra. Modeling of Solder Joint Defects through a level-set approach, International Journal of Numerical Analysis and Modeling, Vol. 5(2), pp. 255-269, 2008.

Peter M. De Dobbelaere, Steffen Gloeckner, Susant K. Patra, Li Fan, Charle King. Design, manufacturing and reliability of 2D MEMS optical switches, OMM Inc (USA), Proc. SPIE Vol 4945, 2003.