Venkat Srinivasan

Dr. Venkat Srinivasan is the Director of Operations at the Art of Living Retreat Center. He graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, and completed his PhD in mechanical engineering at Purdue University. He went on to work for Texas Instruments (TI) in Dallas as a Research Scientist in the Microelectronics Packaging Reliability Division. His research at Purdue University and TI was focused on Computational Fracture Mechanics and Thermo-mechanical Reliability applied to the Semiconductor industry. After a successful 3-year stint at TI, he decided to switch careers and work full-time with the non-profit Art of Living Foundation in August 2011.