Vinod Babu

Department Head



Vinod got his PhD in chemical engineering from Georgia Tech, Atlanta and his bachelors, also in chemical engineering, in India.


He worked in lab research for a few years, then moved to Chicago. He has used his work experience as a tutor in college, and as a teaching assistant in grad school to help with his job as teacher/mentor at Fusion.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Vinod loves hiking and nature.
  • Vinod is an avid birdwatcher, and some of his favorite birdwatching spots are right by Fusion Lake Forest.
  • Vinod is also an avid gardener, and loves to grow as much food as he can!