Background

Premkumar Thirugnanam holds a Ph.D. in Materials Science with specialization in Thin Film Coatings and Surface Analysis. He has innovated new material processing approaches to develop novel nanostructured thin films. He is passionate about studying material characteristics at atomic levels. Premkumar's interests include troubleshooting materials-related product development issues and meeting customer needs. 

 

Education:

Ph.D. Materials Science, Anna University, India.

M.Sc. Materials Science, Anna University, India.

Surface Analysis Focus

Premkumar met Andy at one of the Pittsburgh Entrepreneurs Forum's events in Pittsburgh, PA. In a discussion, they understood each other's interest on developing novel materials coatings and surface/interface analysis. They both are focusing on to utilizing Premkumar's expertise on surface analysis of materials coatings at Brokkr Technologies.