Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1964. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 1982.
Assistant engineer Uttar Pradesh Irrigation, Lucknow, India, 1964-1965. Lecturer Technology Education, Gorakhpur, India, 1965-1966, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1968-1969. Engineer Engineers India Ltd., New Delhi, 1971-1975.
Deputy manager to additional general manager Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, 1975-1994. General manager Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd., 1994—1999. Member Research Council, Structural Engineering Research Center, Ghaziabad, India, 1995-1998.
Fellow Institution Engineers, Indian Association Structural Engineers, Indian Society Earthquake Technology (vice president 1986-1988, chairman, 1995-2000, president 1996-1998). Member Indian Society Wind Engineers.
Married Manju Mehrotra, January 31, 1971. Children: Aashish, Amit.