R utvij D. Patel
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Engineering New Brunswick, NJ
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering May 2014
Concentration – Energy
Major GPA: 2.92
Related Work Experience
Rutgers Undergraduate Research Assistant (Co-Author) New Brunswick, NJ
Dec 2012 – Present
Actively work alongside a PhD student on researching soft materials for military applications
Publication A.S.M.E. - Hybrid Inflatable Airfoils for Control of Lift and Drag at Low Reynolds Number
Math Science Learning Center – Rutgers New Brunswick, NJ
Operations Assistant and Tutor May 2013 – Present
Prepare and present science-based learning programs for elementary and middle school students.
Deloitte Case Competition New Brunswick, NJ
Selected to participate on a Rutgers-based team to review a business case and
present to a team of Deloitte Executives.
Rutgers University Senator New Brunswick, NJ
Sept 2012 – May 2013
Member or the Academic Standards and Regulations Committee for the University
Engineering Governing Council New Brunswick, NJ
Department Liaison – MAE Department, Finance Committee Member January 2012-Present
A liaison between the students and the faculty.
Managed finances for the 30+ societies and committees in the Engineering Governing Council with a team.
Rutgers University Dance Marathon - Emcee New Brunswick, NJ
Sept 2012- May 2013
Helped organize events throughout the 2011-2012 academic years directly benefiting kids with cancer, sickle
cell disease, and other blood related disorders.
Skills & Activities
Languages: Conversational Proficiency in Gujarati and Hindi.
Technical Skills: Maple, MatLab, SolidWorks - CAD, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher),
Machine Shop, Auto-CAD, Construct 2 (Windows App Developing software), Adobe Software, and C
Energy Concentration Courses: Power Plants, Internal Combustion Engines, and Alternative Energy Systems