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Ashok Kumar Singh, Indian research scientist. Achievements include first to volcanism affected coals in Indian coalfields; research in many facets of coal science & technology including carbonisation, combustion, coal bed methane; first to initiate the techniques cultivating of medicinal and aromatic plants in rain fed condition in remote waste lands of Jharkhand state.

Background

Singh, Ashok Kumar was born on April 3, 1965 in Jaunpur, University P., India. Son of Jhuri and Deepraji Singh.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Banaras Hindu University, India, 1986. Master of Science in Geology, Banaras Hindu University, India, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, Banaras Hindu University, India, 1998.

Career

Senior research fellow Banaras Hindu University, 1994—1996, research associate, remote sensing, 1996—1997. Senior scientist Central Institute Mining & Fuel Research, Dhanbad, India, since 1998. Coordinator Coal Combustion & Gasification Group International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, 2005, 07.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to volcanism affected coals in Indian coalfields. Research in many facets of coal science & technology including carbonisation, combustion, coal bed methane. First to initiate the techniques cultivating of medicinal and aromatic plants in rain fed condition in remote waste lands of Jharkhand state.

Membership

Chairman Local Management Committee, DAV School, Dhanbad, 2006—2008. Member of Indian Carbon Society (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming.

Connections

Married Kiran Singh, May 27, 1987. Children: Anupriya, Abhishek Kumar.

father:
Jhuri Singh

mother:
Deepraji Singh

spouse:
Kiran Singh

child:
Anupriya Singh

child:
Abhishek Kumar Singh