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Engineering educator

Dipendra Kumar Sinha, Indian, American Engineering educator. Member Indo-United States Forum for Cooperative Research and Technology Transfer, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1989; vice president American Organisation for Development Bihar, San Francisco Bay Area, 1994. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate), American Society Engineering Education.

Background

Sinha, Dipendra Kumar was born on February 18, 1945 in Patna, Bihar, India. Came to the United States, 1984. Son of Jogendra P. and Saraswati Sinha.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Patna University, 1967. Postgraduate diploma in Business Management, Xavier Institute, Jamshedpur, India, 1976. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Manchester, England, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Manchester, England, 1981.

Career

Assistant design engineer, TATA STEEL, Jamshedpur, India, 1970-1974;development engineer, TATA STEEL, Jamshedpur, India, 1974-1976;assistant professor, U. Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 1981-1984;assistant professor, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia, 1984-1985;associate professor, University of Wisconsin, Platteville, 1985-1987;associate professor, San Francisco State University, 1987-1991;professor, San Francisco State University, since 1991. Member Engineering Design Graphics Modernization Advisory Committee, University Texas, 1988-1990.

Membership

Member Indo-United States Forum for Cooperative Research and Technology Transfer, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1989. Vice president American Organization for Development Bihar, San Francisco Bay Area, 1994. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate), American Society Engineering Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics, photography, reading shakespeare.

Connections

Married Basanti Shrivastawa, July 30, 1971. Children: Priyamvada, Udayan.

father:
Jogendra P.

mother:
Saraswati Sinha

spouse:
Basanti Shrivastawa

child:
Priyamvada Sinha

child:
Udayan Sinha