Dr. Shankar Vaidyaraman Chemical Product R&DEli Lilly and CompanyDr. Vaidyaraman is Associate Senior Consultant engineer for Chemical Product R&D at Eli Lilly and Company in Indiana. He joined Eli Lilly and worked for seven years in Marketing employing analytics to support business decisions. His current role for the past four years has been to support process definition and optimization activities within Chemical Product R&D at Eli Lilly and Company. He received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Penn State University in 2001.