Whiting School of Engineering

The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


Sai Prakash

Sai Prakash


Phone: 410-516-5130
Office: MD 124
Email: sprakash@jhu.edu
Curriculum Vitae



  • Ph.D., 2001, Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • M.S., 1995, Chemical Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • B.Tech., 1993, Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India


  • S.S. Prakash, L.F. Francis and L.E. Scriven, "Microstructure Evolution in Dry-Wet Cast Polysulfone Membranes by Cryo-SEM: A Hypothesis on Macrovoid Formation," J. Membrane Science, 313:1-2, (2008), 135-157.  Erratum: 320:1-2, (2008), 557.
  • S.S. Prakash, L.F. Francis and L.E. Scriven, "Microstructure Evolution in Dry Cast Cellulose Acetate Membranes by Cryo-SEM," J. Membrane Science, 283:1-2, (2006), 328-338.
  • S.S. Prakash, C.J. BrinkerA.J. Hurd and S.M. Rao, "Silica Aerogel Films at Ambient Pressure via Surface Derivatization and Reversible Drying Shrinkage," Nature, 374, (1995), 439-443.439-443.  Erratum: 375, (1995), 431.
  • C.J. Brinker and S.S. Prakash, "Ambient Pressure Process for Preparing Aerogel Thin Films / Reliquified Sols Useful in Preparing Aerogel Thin Films," US Patent SN 5,948,482, (1999).
  • Full list of publications may be found here.