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Joseph John Thalakkottor

Joseph joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering as an Assistant Professor at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in August of 2021.

He received his Bachelors in engineering from Cochin University of Science and Technology, India. After which he worked as a senior design engineer at the shipbuilding division of Larsen and Toubro Ltd., India. Following which he went on to pursue his masters and doctoral degree at the University of Florida. Here he continued on as a postdoctoral associate before joining the school of mines.