Masters and Ph.D. Student Department of Interdisciplinary Engineering Northeastern University Boston, MA 02115


Kunind Sharma is working towards getting a Master's in Energy Systems, Control systems external link and a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Engineering from Northeastern University external link. He is working with Prof. Michael Kane to research on human-in-the-loop control of civil infrastructure. Before enrolling at Northeastern University, he worked towards Bachelor's of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Mississippi external link. Kunind gained strong foundational knowledge in the areas of engineering economics, basic mechanics, control systems, thermodynamics, material science, manufacturing processes, and energy conversion, among others. He also worked extensively in the mechanical engineering department, where he helped a faculty member research their thesis on an alternative to MRI machines using a liquid metal called Galinstan. After work, he likes playing soccer, running, video games(FIFA) etc...


  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering - University of Mississippi, 2017

Professional Experience

  • Northeastern University - Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Research Assistant (2017)
  • University of Mississippi - Mechanical Engineering Department, Research Assistant (2017)
  • University of Mississippi - Mechanical Engineering Department, Machine Operator (2016)
  • University of Mississippi - Mechanical Engineering Department, Teaching Assistant - Mechanic of Materials (2016)


  • Academic Excellence (2013)
  • Dean's Honor roll (2013-2016)
  • Chancellors Honor roll (2015)
  • Dean's Fellowship award (2017)
  • 3rd Place in Capstone Design Project (2017)
  • National society of Collegiate Scholars(2014)

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Journal Articles
[1]Schweiker, Marcel, Ampatzi, Eleni, Andargie, Maedot S., Andersen, Rune Korsholm, Azar, Elie, Barthelmes, Verena M., Berger, Christiane, Bourikas, Leonidas, Carlucci, Salvatore, Chinazzo, Giorgia, Edappilly, Lakshmi Prabha, Favero, Matteo, Gauthier, Stephanie, Jamrozik, Anja, Kane, Michael, Mahdavi, Ardeshir, Piselli, Cristina, Pisello, Anna Laura, Roetzel, Astrid, Rysanek, Adam, Sharma, Kunind and Zhang, Shengbo, "Review of multi‚Äźdomain approaches to indoor environmental perception and behaviour", In Building and Environment, vol. 176, pp. 106804, 2020. [bibtex] [doi]