Himanshu Mishra

Assistant Professor, Environmental Science and Engineering

Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division
Center membership : 
Water Desalination and Reuse

Interfacial Lab


Education Profile

  • ​​​​​​​Elings Prize Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California Santa Barbara, 2013-2014
  • Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 2013
  • M.S., Purdue University, 2007
  • B.E., Punjab Engineering College, 2005

Research Interests

  • Biomimetics
  • Chemistries and electrification at water-hydrophobe interfaces
  • Surface forces (hydrophobic interactions, DLVO, structural forces)
  • Superhydrophobic sand mulches and soil amendments for arid land agriculture

Selected Publications