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engineering executive

Ajay Prasannajit Kothari, Indian engineering executive. National Merit scholar Government India, 1966. Faculty advisory Indian Students Association, University Maryland, 1986-1988, president, 1976. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (committee member nuclear propulsion technical committee).

Background

Kothari, Ajay Prasannajit was born on November 22, 1954 in Dhanera, Gujarat, India. Came to the United States, 1974. Son of Prasannajit S. and Pushpa (P.) Kothari.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Bombay, India, 1974. Master of Science, University Maryland, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1979.

Career

Senior development engineer, Bell Aerospace Textron, Buffalo, New York, 1979-1981;research engineer, U. Maryland., College Park, 1982-1989;president, Chief Executive Officer, Astrox Corporation, Rockville, Maryland., since 1985.

Achievements

  • Avocations: acting for professional films, painting.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Professional actor films and television.

Membership

Faculty advisory Indian Students Association, University Maryland, 1986-1988, president, 1976. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (committee member nuclear propulsion technical committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: acting for professional films, painting.

Connections

father:
Prasannajit S. Kothari

mother:
Pushpa (P.) Kothari