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consultant , scientist , engineering executive

Shambhu Kadhambiny Shastry, Indian, American scientist, engineering executive, consultant. Achievements include patents on hetereopitaxy of dissimilar materials, such as gallium arsenide on silicon, novel fabrication processes for manufacturing light emitting diodes and high technology business development.

Background

Shastry, Shambhu Kadhambiny was born on August 29, 1954 in Kerala, India. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of Mahalinga K. and Parameshwari (Laxmi) Shastry.

Education

Master of Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1982.

Career

Leader, Microwave Semiconductor Corporation, Somerset, New Jersey, 1982-1985;senior member technical staff, GTE laboratories, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1985-1988;manager advanced technical, Kopin Corporation, Taunton, Massachusetts, 1988-1991;director, III-V Products, Taunton, Massachusetts, 1991-1995;technical and business development consultant, Franklin, Massachusetts, since 1995;president, The Idea Company, Franklin, Massachusetts, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents on hetereopitaxy of dissimilar materials, such as gallium arsenide on silicon, novel fabrication processes for manufacturing light emitting diodes and high technology business development. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Reviewer: Pre-publication Review of S.K. Ghandhi's Book on Very-large-scale integration Fabrication Principles. Contributor articles to professional journals. Referee Applied Physics Letters, Journal Applied Physics, since 1985.

Membership

Volunteer New England Hindu Temple, Inc., Ashland, Massachusetts, since 1984, IDRF, Inc., Washington, since 1996. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Physical Society, Electrochemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Suma S. Shastry, December 30, 1984. Children: Disha Laxmi, Divya Gowri.

father:
Mahalinga K. Shastry

mother:
Parameshwari (Laxmi) Shastry

spouse:
Suma S. Shastry

children:
Disha Laxmi Shastry

Divya Gowri Shastry