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researcher , chemistry educator

Arun Kumar Trikha, Canadian chemistry educator, researcher. Recipient Visiting Scientist award Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, 1988, Project award Department of Science and Technology, 1994, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1989. Member Indian Association Nuclear Chemists and Allied Sciences (life), Indian Chemical Society (life), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Trikha, Arun Kumar was born on August 27, 1952 in Calcutta, India.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Government Gandhi Memorial Science College, 1971; Master of Science, University Jammu, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, University Patiala, 1981.

Career

Research fellow Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1975-1979. Research assistant University Punjabi, 1979-1986, lecturer, 1986-1991, professor chemistry, since 1991. Visiting scientist University Windsor, Canada, 1988-1989, University Barcelona, Spain, 1989-1990.

Principal investigator Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Department of Science and Technology, University Grants Commission, India, 1986-1995. Member Indian Rare Earths, 1987-1995.

Membership

  • Indian Association Nuclear Chemists and Allied Scis. (life)

  • Indian Chemical Society (life)

  • New York Academy Scis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing scientific articles, films, charity work, long walks.

Connections

Son of Dharm Pal and Kushal Kumari (Misra) T. Married Neera Nil, January 29, 1981. Children: Anish, Ashish.

father:
Dharm

father:
Dharm Pal

mother:
Kushal

mother:
Kushal Kumari (Misra) T.

spouse:
Neera Nil

child:
Ashish