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Padmakumar Nair, Indian scientist. Certified metallurgical engineer Indian Institute Metals. Doctor K.S. Krishnan Memorial Department Atomic Energy fellow Department Atomic Energy, Bombay, 1988; fellow Science and Technology Agency Japan, Tokyo, 1995; New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization fellow Ministry International Trade and Industry, Tokyo, 1997. Member Indian Institute Metals (life).

Background

Nair, Padmakumar was born on June 18, 1962 in Chirayinkizh, Kerala, India.

Education

Master in Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, 1993. Dr.Eng., University Tokyo, 1998.

Career

Senior research fellow Council for Scientific and Industrial Research India, Trivandrum, Kerala, 1987-1989. Research assistant University Twente, Enschede, 1989-1993. Visiting researcher University Tokyo, 1993.

Guest professor Technology University Denmark, 1993. Research technologist Shell Research, Amsterdam, 1994. Science and technical agency fellow National Institute Materials and Chemical Research, Tsukuba, Japan, 1995-1998.

European Union Science and Technology fellow University Tokyo, since 1998. Referee for science papers Royal Society Chemistry, England, since 1994, Journal Porous Materials-Kluer Publications, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Certified metallurgical engineer Indian Institute Metals.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Nature.

Membership

Member Indian Institute Metals (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Meeting people, fish keeping, reading.

Connections

P. Krishnankutty and Leela Nair. Married Jalajakumari Nair, February 1, 1990. Children: Krishnan, Bhaskaran.

spouse:
Jalajakumari Nair

child:
Krishnan Nair

child:
Bhaskaran Nair