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Mahesh Prasad Srivastava, Indian physics professor. Achievements include patents for in field.


Srivastava, Mahesh Prasad was born on June 8, 1947 in Lucknow, India. Son of Srivastava Raghunath Prasad and Taramani Devi Srivastava.


Bachelor of Science, Luchnow University, India, 1963. Master of Science, Luchnow University, India, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 1969.


Lecturer Delhi U, 1970—1980, reader, 1980—1988, professor, since 1988. Member Internat Organization Communications ICPP Kiev, 1987. Co-chairman International Organization Communications International Conference Plasma Physics, 1989.

Head department physics and astrophysics Delhi U, 2004—2007. Coordinator University Grants Commission Systems, Applications and Products, 2004. Chairman Board Research Studies, Sciences, 2006—2007.

Member international advisory committee International Conference Plasma Physics, Austria, 1992, Brazil, 1994, Japan, 1996, Quebec, Canada, 2000, Sydney, 2002, Nice, France, 2004. Visiting professor University Illinois, Chicago, 2001-2002. Platinum Jubilee lecturer physics 87th Indiana Science Congress Association.


  • Achievements include patents for in field.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member Indian Science Congress Association (life), Asian African Association Plasma Training Malaysia (vice president 1988-2004, since 2008), Plasma Science Society India (life, vice president 1990-1991, president 1999-2000), National Academy of Sciences India (life), American Physical Society, International Center Theological Physics (associate), Indian Journal Pure Applied Physics (editorial board, since 2008) Delhi University Appointed Teachers Association (secretary 1977-1980), New York Academy of Sciences.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, yoga, car driving.


Married Leena Srivastava, February 1, 1973. Children: Asutosh, Stuti Bala.

Srivastava Raghunath Prasad

Taramani Devi Srivastava

Leena Srivastava

Asutosh Srivastava

Stuti Bala Srivastava