Skip to content

Ishwar Puri

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • McMaster University
  • 36h-indexImpact measure calculated using publication and citation counts. Updated daily.
  • 4404CitationsNumber of citations received by Ishwar's publications. Updated daily.


Dr. Ishwar K. Puri is Dean of Engineering and Professor at McMaster UniversityHe leads the Multiphysics Research Group and is Academic Director of the Computing Infrastructure Research Centre.

Recent publications

  • High areal capacitance of FeOOH-carbon nanotube negative electrodes for asymmetric supercapacitors

    • Chen R
    • Puri I
    • Zhitomirsky I
  • Influence of molecular structure of extractor molecules on liquid-liquid extraction of oxide particles and properties of composites

    • Chen R
    • Wang Z
    • Sahu R
    • et al.

Professional experience


McMaster University

July 2013 - Present


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

July 2004 - June 2013(9 years)

Assistant, Associate, Professor

University of Illinois at Chicago

January 1990 - June 2004(14 years)

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of California - San Diego

February 1987 - December 1989(3 years)


Ph.D. (Engineering Science – Applied Mechanics)

University of California - San Diego

May 1984 - February 1987(3 years)

M.S. (Engineering Science – Applied Mechanics)

University of California - San Diego

January 1982 - May 1984(2 years)

B.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering)

University of Delhi

July 1977 - May 1982(5 years)

Co-authors (159)

  • Ishwar Puri
  • surya Narayan
  • suchitra nayak