Prithvi Sundar

Research Affiliate, Biomass Fuel & Cookstoves

Prithvi Sundar is a D-Lab Research Affiliate with the D-Lab Biomass Fuel & Cookstoves Group. With a background in mechatronics and design, Prithvi has worked on developing a remote sensor and processing algorithm for tracking adoption of improved cookstoves. He is also a Research Associate for the Comprehensive Initiative on Technology Evaluation (CITE) and is currently engaged in CITE evaluations on food aid packaging and wheelchairs. Prithvi holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, San Diego and MS in Mechanical Engineering from MIT. He is the co-founder of Sensen, an affordable plug and play solution for remote data collection. He enjoys tinkering with sensors as well as climbing, hiking, and camping.