Dr. Sharma served as the mentor for the Student Research Mentorship Program at Kenilworth Middle School. An eigth grade student conducted experiments in Dr. Sharma's flow loop facility at PERTT Lab with assistance from Dr. Sharma's graduate student, Gerald Ekechukwu. She presented a poster at the school-wide Science Fair and won the third prize. 

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Dr. Sharma and her student Thelma hosted middle schoolers in their lab as part of the college’s ENGage program, a one-day workshop coordinated by the LSU College of Engineering to expose young students to the STEM field. Dr. Sharma also serves as mentor for the LSU President’s Future Leaders in Research program and the Mentoring Circles program through the Society of Women Engineers LSU Chapter. 

Dr. Sharma with middle school students
Thelma with middle school students


Chevron days in California

Chevron days in california

Working at the LSU Petroleum Eng. Research, Training, & Testing (PERTT) Lab 

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Working in Schlumberger in northern Canada (-40 degC !)


Exxon and Chevron visit PERTT Lab at LSU

pertt visit