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Raj Narayan

Raj Narayan, Indian metallurgical engineer, educator. Recipient IAEC Golden Jubilee award for contributions in field of corrosion, 1981. Fellow Society Advancement Electrochemical Science and Technology Hindu.


  • Narayan, Raj was born on September 12, 1941 in Muzaffar Nagar, India. Son of Ram and Prakash (Vati) Narayan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Agra (India) University, 1958. B.E.in Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy. in Metallurgical Engineering, University Newcastle Upon Tyne (England), 1970.


    • With Directorate of Industries, Kanpur, India, 1961-1962. Incharge marine corrosion research station, Digha, India. Scientist National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur, India, 1962-1965.

      Lecturer in metallurgical engineering University Roorkee (India), 1965-1966. Research associate University Newcastle Upon Tyne, 1966-1969. Research fellow University College, Swansea, Wales, 1970-1971.

      Section leader for metallurgy research and development C.A. Parsons & Limited company, Newcastle Upon Tyne, 1971-1974. Assistant professor metallurgical engineering Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1974-1980, professor metallurgical engineering, since 1980. Guest professor metallurgical engineering Catholic University, Leuven, Belgium, 1984.

      Consultant in field; member advisory committee as corrosion and coatings expert Builder's Friend.


    • Author: An Introduction to Metallic Corrosion and Its Prevention, 1982. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.


    Fellow Society Advancement Electrochemical Science and Technology Hindu.


    • Married Vibha, January 19, 1964. Children– Anshu, Amit.
    • father: Ram Narayan
    • mother: Prakash (Vati) Narayan
    • spouse: Vibha
    • children: Anshu Narayan
    • Amit Narayan
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    Born September 12, 1941