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educator , research scientist

Anjan Kumar Kalia, Indian research scientist, educator. Achievements include invention of Himshaki, fixed dome plug flow biogas plants for hills; patents for premix biogas stove for community cooking; research in use of Aeratum, sheep dropping, horse dung for biogas production. Environmental protection by use renewable energy sources Jan Chitna, Dharmsala, India, since 1990; Member of Solar Energy Society India (life).

Background

Kalia, Anjan Kumar was born on November 19, 1948 in Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Poona University, Pune, India, 1976—1976.

Career

Incharge Gobar Gas Research Station, Ajitmal, India, 1977—1979. Assistant professor Chadhary Sharvankumar Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University, Palampur, India, 1979—1985, scientist, associate professor, 1985—1993, senior scientist, professor, since 1993. Senior scientist/ professor (energy) C.S.K.H.P. Agricultural University, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, India, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of Himshaki, fixed dome plug flow biogas plants for hills. Patents for premix biogas stove for community cooking. Research in use of Aeratum, sheep dropping, horse dung for biogas production.

Membership

Environmental protection by use renewable energy sources Jan Chitna, Dharmsala, India, since 1990. Member of Solar Energy Society India (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, birdwatching.

Connections

Married Manju Bhardwaj, May 12, 1979. Children: Amrita Sharma, Namrita.

spouse:
Manju Bhardwaj

child:
Amrita Sharma Kalia

child:
Namrita Kalia