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Mechanical engineer

Giridhari Lal Agrawal, American mechanical engineer. Recipient Presidential citation, University Colorado, 1968; fellow, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1968-1970. Boys commissioner American Youth Soccer Organization, Torrance, California, 1978—1979; Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

Agrawal, Giridhari Lal was born on January 2, 1937 in Sahebgunj, India. Arrived in United States, 1961. Son of Manna Lal and Mahadevi Agrawal.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Bihar, India, 1958. Master of Science, University Colorado, Boulder, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Colorado, Boulder, 1968.

Career

Assistant engineer Government of Bihar, India, 1958-1961. Teaching and research assistant U. Colorado, Boulder, 1962-1968. Associate project analyst Service Bureau Corporation, Inglewood, California, 1968-1969.

Senior engineer Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, 1969-1971. Senior engineering specialist Garrett Corporation, Los Angeles, 1971-1979. Chief project engineer Hamilton Standard division United Technologies, Windsor Locks, Connecticut, 1979-1991.

President Research and Development dynamics corporation, Bloomfield, Connecticut, 1991^. Part-time faculty Calif.State U., Long Beach, 1974-1979. Boys commissioner American Youth Soccer Organisation, Torrance, California, 1978-1979.

Bihar U. merit scholar, 1955-1958. U. Colorado fellow, 1964-1967. National Aeronautics and Space Administration fellow, 1969-1970.

Recipient Presidential citation U. Colorado, 1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Boys commissioner American Youth Soccer Organization, Torrance, California, 1978—1979. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Gita Bhimseria, February 28, 1960. Children: Sunil, Hans.

father:
Manna Lal

mother:
Mahadevi Agrawal

spouse:
Gita Bhimseria

children:
Sunil Agrawal

Hans Agrawal