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Engineering researcher and educator

Ashim Kumar Datta, Indian, American engineering researcher and educator. National Merit scholar India, 1974; Travelling fellow College Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, 1989; recipient numerous grants. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Institute Food Technologists, American Society Agricultural Engineers, American Society for Engineering Education, Sigma Xi, Gamma Sigma Delta.

Background

Datta, Ashim Kumar was born on August 5, 1956 in Hooghly, West Bengal, India. Son of Atindra Nath and Bela Rani (Sinha) Dutta.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, 1979. Postgraduate, Indian Statistical Institute, 1980. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1982.

Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural Engineering, University Florida, 1985.

Career

Graduate assistant University Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1980-1982, University Florida, 1982-1985, visiting research scientist, 1986. Assistant professor agricultural and biological engineering Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1987-1992, associate professor, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Institute Food Technologists, American Society Agricultural Engineers, American Society for Engineering Education, Sigma Xi, Gamma Sigma Delta.

Connections

Married Anasua Mitra. 1 child, Ankurita.

father:
Atindra Nath Dutta

mother:
Bela Rani (Sinha) Dutta

spouse:
Anasua Mitra

child:
Ankurita Datta