About Bimal Dharsi

Bimal Dharsi joined ANSYS in 2012 and is the UK Marketing Manager at ANSYS Inc. He has over 20 years of marketing leadership experience across EMEA all within the engineering sector. Bimal holds a degree in Information Systems Management from Bournemouth University.

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day – Friday, June 23rd

Dr Shini Somara Women in EngineeringToday we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. Recently, I had the opportunity to meet with Dr. Shini Somara over coffee one afternoon. Shini is a broadcasting science and technology journalist who reports engineering and innovation on television and online, both in the UK and USA for networks such as the BBC and PBS. She began her career as a fluid dynamicist, having studied mechanical engineering at Brunel University and has always been passionate about making the invisible, visible!  An interest that began with Bernoulli’s equation and has continued through her communication of science.  

When we met, we started to share some common views about how to encourage more engineers into this field. Dr Somara is well placed to discuss this with her tireless work advocating STEM education, including providing free online education on physics, through a 48-episode series called Crash Course: Physics Continue reading