Nazareen Sikkandar-Basha

Nazareen Sikkandar-Basha

PhD Candidate

Iowa State University

Nazareen received her undergraduate degree in mechatronics engineering from Anna University in India, and a Master of Science degree in aerospace engineering from Iowa State University. She is pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy in aerospace engineering at Iowa State University under the guidance of Prof. Leifsson. Her research is focused on finding parameters impacting the acquisition cost of complex systems using model-based systems engineering. Her research also involves Bayesian parameter estimation and uncertainty quantification.

Interests
  • Cost modeling
  • Global sensitivity analysis
  • Bayesian inversion
  • Large-scale complex engineered systems
  • Systems engineering
Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, 2022 (expected)

    Iowa State University

  • Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, 2018

    Iowa State University

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics Engineering, 2012

    Anna University, India