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Swanand Sardesai | Elance
 
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Swanand Sardesai

FEA/CFD analyst
   United States
  |   Irvine, CA
  |  11:19 pm Local Time

Overview

FEA/CFD analyst:
I have an extensive educational and work experience in applying FEA (finite element analysis), CFD (computational fluid dynamics) and hands-on hardware assembly and hardware programming for designing new concepts and improving existing designs in variety of fields like aerospace, automotive, biomechanics and medical devices. I have used many leading analysis tools like Ansys, Hypermesh, Optistruct, Icepack, Flotherm, Mode Frontier, PTC products, Labview, matlab, C and fortran.

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Skills (7)

Tested
hardware assembly
hardware programming
ansys
Herperworks
Labview
Optistruct
Icepack

Service Description

Linear, non-linear, static, dynamic structural FEA
Steady state & transient CFD and thermal FVA
design, assemble and program robots

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Employment

Alcon Labs (surgical instruments)
Sr. Engineer I (FEA)
2012 - Present
Using Mode Frontier and Ansys performed a DOE to maximize dynamic performance of fiber-optic sensor that used resonance to advantage that without FEA was considered as negative effect Performed...
GE aircraft engines
Lead Stress Analyst
2011 - 2012
Morphed a mesh using hypermesh and UG to match modified geometry eliminating the need to remesh saving several hundred hours Completed a 3D friction-contact stress analysis and calculated LCF life...
Merck
FEA Consultant
2009 - 2011
Working on developing a commercial FEA application to build patient specific FE model based on statistical shape model, Developed a non-linear plastic material model to simulate crack initiation...
Pratt & Whitney (UTC)
Staff Engineer
2008 - 2009
Designed, modeled and analyzed thrust structure and plumbing for conceptual layout of liquid rocket engines for Ares V using ProE and ANSYS, Designed a custom iterative solver using Matlab to...
Siemens
Product Design Engineer (Mechanical Analysis)
2004 - 2008
Designed and tested automobile interior electronic systems like multimedia players, navigation systems etc. Independently purchased & set up the following analysis tools to perform the following...
Avery Dennison
Project Engineer
2001 - 2004
Independently managed a multi-million-dollar project (around $4M) to design brand new industry leader product Performed FEA and some manual analysis to optimize the design Developed patented...

Education

U of A at Huntsville
Post MS graduate in Mechanical & Aerospace Enginee
2005 - 2007
Illinois Institute of Technology
Master of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
1999 - 2000
University of Pune, India
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
1993 - 1997

Keywords

FEA
CFD
Ansys
Hypermesh
Icepack
Flotherm
Optistruct
Labview
Matlab
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