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researcher , Engineering educator

Arcot Ramachandran Balakrishnan, Indian engineering educator, researcher. Member Indian Institute Chemical Engineers.

Background

Balakrishnan, Arcot Ramachandran was born on October 3, 1950 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Son of Arcot and Susila (Krishnaswahy) R.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, University Madras, Chennai, India, 1972. Master of Arts, University Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 1977.

Career

Rch. engineer Waterloo (Canada) Research Institute, 1976-1978. Technical manager Arbitech Polymerics (P) Ltd., Chennai, 1978-1988. Assistant professor chemical engineering Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1988-1992, associate professor chemical engineering, 1992-1995, professor, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Heat and Mass Transfer, 1991, Advances in Chemical Engineering, 1996. Contributor over 75 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Indian Institute Chemical Engineers.

Connections

Married Anita Venugopal, August 31, 1977. Children: Shalini, Kritanjali.

father:
Arcot R.

mother:
Susila (Krishnaswahy) R.

spouse:
Anita Venugopal

children:
Shalini Balakrishnan

Kritanjali Balakrishnan