August 14, 2014
Today's blog features a OSU international engineering alum who was successful in his job search. Sughosh Rao graduated in 2013 with his PhD in Mechanical Engineering. He is currently a Research Scientist with the Transportation Research Center, Inc.
Tell us about your role at your most recent position:
I work as a Research Scientist for Transportation Research Center, Inc., and I am contracted to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) which is a part of the US Department of Transportation. I work exclusively for NHTSA at my current job, and as a research lab, we conduct vehicle research for NHTSA to help in rule making. Currently I am involved in three projects which are Vehicle Cyber Security, Hardare in the Loop Simulations and Heavy Truck Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Testing. As a Research Scientist, I have the responsibility of setting up and conducting tests and simulations, and everything …