Braham Prakash, Indian mechanical engineer, educator.
Prakash, Braham was born on January 1, 1952 in New Delhi. Son of Mange Ram and Pooran Devi.
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, India, 1974. Master of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi.
Fellow Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo. Postgraduate engineer r & d trainee Larsen & Toubro Ltd., Mumbai, 1976—1977. Assistant manager engineering & development Gabriel India Ltd., Parwanoo, India, 1977—1981.
Chief design engineer Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 1981—2002. Visiting researcher Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1985. Professor, head tribolab Luleå University of Technology, Sweden, since 2002.