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Earth sciences educator

Dornadula Chandrasekharam, Indian Earth sciences educator. Member International Geothermal Association, Gerthermal Resources Council, Current Science Association India, International Association Volcanology and Chemistry Earth's Interior.

Background

Chandrasekharam, Dornadula was born on March 14, 1948 in Madras, India. Son of Baliah and Bharati Baliah.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, Madras University, 1969. Master of Science in Applied Geology, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1978.

Career

Research associate Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1978-1980. Senior scientist Centre for Water Resources Management, Calicut, Kerala, India, 1980-1985, Center for Earth Science Studies, Trivandrum, India, 1985-1987. Professor department earth science Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, since 1987, head department earth science, 2000—2003, head Center Studies in Resources Engg, since 2000.

Senior associate Abdus Salam International Center Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, since 2000. Third World Academy of Sciences visiting professor Sana' University, Republic Yemen, since 1997. International Center Theoretical Physics fellow, Trieste, Italy, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to national and international journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member International Geothermal Association, Gerthermal Resources Council, Current Science Association India, International Association Volcanology and Chemistry Earth's Interior.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: origami, carroms champion in the campus.

Connections

Married Rama chandrasekhar, August 31, 1977. Children: Varun, Rohini.

father:
Baliah Baliah

mother:
Bharati Baliah

spouse:
Rama chandrasekhar

child:
Varun Chandrasekharam

child:
Rohini Chandrasekharam