Mahantesh Hiremath, Ph.D., P.E., FASME
Mahantesh Hiremath, Ph.D., P.E.
Vice-President, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Dr. Hiremath has over 30 years of industry experience in Space, Energy, Transportation and Infrastructure. He holds a rare distinction of designing and analyzing complex systems in four environments – deep underground strategic petroleum reserves, off-shore oil platforms, high-rise buildings and high-flying geosynchronous satellites.
Dr. Hiremath’s areas of expertise include – Systems Engineering, Structural Mechanics, Design-Analysis-Integration-Testing of Mechanical and Space systems, Space Environment & Load Analysis, Risk Management and FMEA.
Dr. Hiremath joined SC Solutions in 2019. Prior to that he held important leadership positions at SSL, SpinLaunch, ARES Corporation, Northrop Grumman, and Stellar Solutions.
Dr. Hiremath is a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and is serving as the President of ASME starting June 15, 2021. Dr. Hiremath became an ASME Fellow in 1997, has served on ASME’s Board of Governors, its highest decision-making body, and also served as Technical Advisor to the Science, Space and Technology Committee of the US House of Representatives.
Dr. Hiremath received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Structural Dynamics from The Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio). Later, Dr. Hiremath earned the Certificate in Systems Engineering from Stanford University. He is an Adjunct Faculty in Civil and Mechanical Engineering at the Santa Clara University and enjoys engaging with and mentoring the next generation of engineering leaders.