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researcher , engineering executive

Rabindra Mukhopadhyay, Indian engineering executive, researcher. Recipient Vijay Shree award India International Friendship Society, New Delhi, India, 1996, Award for Excellence Rubber Plus '93, Bombay, India, 1993.


Mukhopadhyay, Rabindra was born on November 25, 1947 in Old Kharagpur, India. Son of Bamandas and Saraswati (Chakravarty) Mukhopadhyay.


Bachelor of Science, Calcutta University, India, 1967. Master of Science in Chemistry, IIT, Kharagpur, India, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Rubber Technology, 1978.


Member faculty Rubber Technology Center, Kharagpur, India, 1971-1978. Technical service officer Bayer Ltd., Bombay, India, 1979-1985, technical manager India, 1985-1997. Chief scientist Hasetri, Kankroli, India, 1987-1991.

Vice president J.K. Tyre, 1992-1998, director research and development, since 1999. Director, chief executive Hasetri, India, since 1995. Visiting professor IIT, Kharagpur, India, 1984-1987, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Udaipur, India, since 1989.

Chairman Indian Rubber Institute, Rajasthan, India, since 1988. Director Hasetri, Kankroli, India, since 1995. Covenor PCD 13.9 Bureau Indian Standards, Delhi, India, 1996.


  • Avocations: reading, touring, football, cricket.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: IRC'93 Proceedings, 1993, others. Author: Progress in Rubber and Plastic Technology Volunteer 10, 1994. Patentee New Test Method Development Polymer Testing, 1994, Green Tyre Lubricant, 1994.


Member governing council Indian Rubber Institute, Calcutta, India, 1992. Member National Space Defense Committee CII, New Delhi, India, 1995. Life member Indian Society Analytical Scientists, Bombay, India, 1996.

Governing council The Institution of Engineers, Udaipur, India, 1996. Member New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Society, All India Rubber Indiana Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, touring, football, cricket.


Married Nibha Ghatak Mukhopadhyay, July 5, 1981. Children: Anshuman, Dhritiman.

Bamandas Mukhopadhyay

Saraswati (Chakravarty) Mukhopadhyay

Nibha Ghatak Mukhopadhyay

Anshuman Mukhopadhyay

Dhritiman Mukhopadhyay