University of California, Irvine                         2019-current
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Advisor: Andrei Shkel

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Michigan State University                                    2012-2015
Masters of Science (M.S.)
Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur    2008-2012
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech. Honors)
Mechanical Engineering


Microsystems Laboratory                                     2019-Present

Mechanical and Aerospace Department, Samueli School of Engineering,

University of California Irvine, CA, USA

Graduate Student Researcher

Michigan State University                                       2012-2013
Teaching Assistant

  • Leading setup of various research level experiments to introduce various engineering fundamentals to senior level undergraduate students, 
  • Leading various lab activities and assist students to perform the tasks and assess the performance

Honors and Awards

Distinguished Employee award– Ford Motor Company, USA 2016, 2017
Student Best Paper Award – MHAC School Nagbani 2017
Best Poster Award – Michigan State University 2015-2017
Best Student Award – MHAC School Nagbani 2014
Colucci Fellowship – Michigan State University 2013
Graduate office Award – Michigan State University 2013
Best Teacher Award – Research Experience for Teachers, Michigan State University 2013
Best Paper fellowship – awarded for 3 consecutive years to work under Optimized power architecture for Future Automotive 2010-2012
Honourable Mention student– Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2012
Best Outgoing Student – Azad Hall of Residence,
IIT Kharagpur
All India Rank 1014 (Top 1% of all applicants) – IIT Joint Entrance Examination 2007
Nagbani Super Award – MHAC School, Nagbani Jammu 2007


  • Asadi, Keivan, PeshinSnehan, Yeom, Junghoon, Cho, Hanna (2014) Integration of Intentional geometric nonlinearity for a broadband micro-mechanical resonator.ASME 2014 IMECE International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Montreal, Canada.
  • Peshin, Snehan (2015). Scalable fabrication of MEMS resonators with intentionally-induced geometric nonlinearity. Michigan State University Press, LAP Publishing Germany.
  • Asadi, Keivan, PeshinSnehan, Yeom, Junghoon, Cho, Hanna (2016). Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Nonlinear Resonances in a Si Microcantilever Constrained by a Polymer Attachment. ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference.
  • Asadi, Keivan, Li,Junfeng, PeshinSnehan, Yeom, Junghoon, Cho, Hanna (2017). Mechanism of geometric nonlinearity in a nonprismatic and heterogeneous microbeam resonator. Physical Review B, Volume 96, Issue 11, Pages 115306, American Physical Society.
Conference and Journal ​Publication till date ( Link to Google Scholar Profile )