Sankara Arunachalam

Research Group Staff
​Research Technician

Research Interests

​Experiments on Bio-inspired smart surfaces for bio-fouling prevention, drag reduction and oil water separation applications.

Selected Publications

Spray in cross flow
S. Prakash, B N Raghunandan, Hrishikash, Sankara
poster at Frontiers of Liquid Atomization :An Indo-US workshop, (2011)


  • M.E., Aerospace Engg, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 2011
  • B.E., Aeronautical Engg, Anna University, Chennai, India, 2009

Professional Profile

  • ​​2011-2015: Engineer, Defence & Aero R&D, Beml Ltd, India

KAUST Affiliations

  • Water Desalination and Reuse Center (WDRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Sciences & Engineering Division (BESE)