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manager , civil engineer

Prithvi Singh Kandhal, Indian Civil engineer, manager. Professional engineer, Pennsylvania. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers, Association Asphalt Paving Technology (vice president), Transportation Research Board (Chairman of Commission 1982-1988), American Society Testing and Materials (vice Chairman of Commission D04 since 1996).

Background

Kandhal, Prithvi Singh was born on May 6, 1935 in Bikaner, Rajasthan, India. Came to the United States, 1968.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University Rajasthan, 1957. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Iowa State University, 1969.

Career

Assistant district engineer, Rajasthan State Hwy Department, Jaipur, India, 1957-1965;district engineer, Rajasthan State Hwy Department, Jaipur, India, 1965-1968;highway engineer, Berger Associations, Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, 1969-1970;chief asphalt engineer, Pennsylvania Department Transportation, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1970-1988;associate director, National Center Asphalt Technology Auburn (Alabama) U., Auburn, Alabama, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Professional engineer, Pennsylvania.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author book on asphalt technology. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers, Association Asphalt Paving Technology (vice president), Transportation Research Board (Chairman of Commission 1982-1988), American Society Testing and Materials (vice Chairman of Commission D04 since 1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, photography.

Connections

Parents Dal and Sugan (Kunwar) Singh. Married Ummed Kumari, May 28, 1958. Children: Ravindra S., Mitra K.

spouse:
Ummed Kumari

children:
Ravindra S. Kandhal

Mitra K. Kandhal