Funded Researchers

Rohit Karnik

Rohit Karnik

  • Tata Professor
  • J-WAFS associate director
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering

Rohit Karnik is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT where he leads the Microfluidics and Nanofluidics Research Group. His research focuses on the physics of micro- and nanofluidic flows and the design of micro- and nanofluidic systems for applications in water, healthcare, energy, and the environment. 

Karnik also serves as associate director for J-WAFS, where he helps shape J-WAFS’ research agenda and priorities, and supports proposal review processes, project oversight, and interactions with corporate partners.  

J-WAFS-funded projects