Akash Singh


2nd year PhD student

Thomas Lord Department of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

University Program in Materials Science & Engineering

Akash joined Mitzi lab in the fall of 2019 as a PhD student. Prior coming to Duke he obtained his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIIT Jabalpur and carried out his undergrad thesis work in Dr. Avasthi's lab at Indian Institute of Science. His current research interest is in design and synthesis of chiral perovskite single crystals for spintronic applications. Akash is nocturnal and plays flute to find his sleep. He likes to stay longer with a problem and in turn creates a lot of other problems too.

Contact Information

  • Office Location: Gross 360
  • Email Address: akash.singh@duke.edu