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researcher , textile engineer

Harish Nalinkant Lilani, Indian textile engineer, researcher. Achievements include development of high performance fiber textiles, fabrics for fire fighters turnout garments, aircraft fire seat blocking fabrics; patentee in field. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, National Fire Protection Association, Fluid Sealing Association (chairman technical textile committee), Rotary.

Background

Lilani, Harish Nalinkant was born on May 15, 1948 in Bombay. Came to the United States, 1974. Son of Nalinkant H. and Bhanu K. (Asher) Lilani.

Education

Bachelor in Textile Technology, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda, India, 1972. Diploma in independent management, Victorial Jubilee Technology Institute, Bombay, 1974. Master of Business Administration in International Business, Temple University, 1980.

Career

Technology officer Khatau Mills, Company, Bombay, 1972-1973. Sales executive Damodar Sons & Company, 1973-1974. Plant manager Yorktown Yarns, Inc., Philadelphia, 1975.

Plant superintendent Foreign Policy Woll & Company, 1976-1977. Manager Research and Development Amatex Corporation, Norristown, Pennsylvania, 1976-1977. Director Research and Development Norfab Corporation, since 1977.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of high performance fiber textiles, fabrics for fire fighters turnout garments, aircraft fire seat blocking fabrics. Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society for Testing and Materials, National Fire Protection Association, Fluid Sealing Association (chairman technical textile committee), Rotary.

Connections

Married Kala H. Sampat, May 9, 1974. Children: Neel, Anjali.

father:
Nalinkant H. Lilani

mother:
Bhanu K. (Asher) Lilani

spouse:
Kala H. Sampat

child:
Neel Lilani

child:
Anjali Lilani