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Chemical engineering educator

Krishna Deo Prasad Nigam, Indian chemical engineering educator. Grantee Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation, 1985, 94, 99, Branch Council, 1986, 89, University Saskatchewan, 1979; Anthony Mason fellow University New South Wales, German Academic Exchange Service fellow, Technology University Berlin. Member Indian Institute Chemical Engineers (life, national vice president), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Nigam, Krishna Deo Prasad was born on January 1, 1947 in Kanpur, India. Son of Sukh Deo Prasad and Raj (Kumari) Nigam.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Agra University, 1965. Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, HBTI, Kanpur, India, 1969. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, HBTI, Kanpur, India, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy, UDCT, Bombay, 1977.

Career

From lecturer to professor Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, since 1976, chairman chemical engineering department, 1999. Consultant Vam Organics, Delhi, 1994-1995, Iowa Beef Processors Company, Delhi, 1998-1999. Member research board advisors Application Binary Interface, United States of America, Listing, India.

Member research advisory committee Engineers India Ltd. Honorary member Council All India Technology Education. Board directors National Fertilizer Ltd.

Visiting professor International Projects-ENSIAC, Toulouse, France. Minister Petroleum Natural Gas, 2001-2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Three Phase Sparged Reactors, 1996. Editorial board International Journal Engineering Fluid Mechanical, Chemical Engineer Processing, Journal Environmental Protection, Polish Academy. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Indian Institute Chemical Engineers (life, national vice president), New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading, writing, cooking.

Connections

Married Archana, December 8, 1973. Children: Ashish, Roli.

father:
Sukh Deo Prasad Nigam

mother:
Raj (Kumari) Nigam

spouse:
Archana

child:
Ashish Nigam

child:
Roli Nigam