Jaya Shankar Tumuluru
Dr. Jaya Shankar Tumuluru works as a research scientist in the Biofuels Department at the Idaho National Laboratory. His major research areas include biomass pretreatment, densification, storage, food processing, data analysis and modeling using statistical methods, evolutionary and back propagation algorithms. Dr. Tumuluru has acted as a reviewer for national and international grant agencies and high-impact factor peer-reviewed journals. He has published more than 60 peer-reviewed journal papers, 10 book chapters, and numerous conference proceeding papers. He has received numerous honors, including outstanding reviewer award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers and the Institution of Chemical Engineers, and INL’s Exceptional Contributions Award Program for the Outstanding Achievement in Scientific and Technical Publication. He received his PhD degree from the Agricultural and Food Engineering Department at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.