Dr. Bhaskar L. Mantha is an adjunct faculty member at ITU and at San Jose State University. He conducts research at the physics department at Santa Clara University on improving the stability of polymer solar cells. He worked in the semiconductor industry (Intel, VLSI Technology, Hynix, Zilog, Silicon Storage Technology) as a chip technologist for 30 years.
Bhaskar obtained his PhD and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He obtained his first master’s degree from Osmania University in Hyderabad, Telangana, India and bachelor’s degree from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India.