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educator , mechanical engineer

Philip Leslie Varghese, Indian mechanical engineer, educator. Recipient Engineering Foundation award for Outstanding Engineering Teaching by an Assistant Professor, 1988, Fulbright Senior Scholar award Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board and United States Information Agency, 1993; William J. Murray Centennial fellow Engineering Foundation University Texas at Austin, 1992.

Background

Varghese, Philip Leslie was born on September 20, 1955 in New Delhi. Son of Thomas Koshy and Bertha (Pacheco) Varghese.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India, 1976. Master of Science, Syracuse University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1983.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow, Socially Responsible Investment International, Menlo Park, California, 1983;assistant professor, University Texas, Austin, 1983-1988;associate professor, University Texas, Austin, 1988-1995;professor, University Texas, Austin, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Outstanding Service award 1986, 87), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior ), Optical Society of America, American Physical Society, Combustion Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: badminton, reading.

Connections

Married Mae Maxine Daniller, July 15, 1984. Children: Drew Aviv Daniller-Varghese, Max Sasha Daniller-Varghese.

father:
Thomas Koshy Varghese

mother:
Bertha (Pacheco) Varghese

spouse:
Mae Maxine Daniller

child:
Drew Aviv Daniller-Varghese

child:
Max Sasha Daniller-Varghese