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physicist , chemical engineer

Raj Rajagopalan, American chemical engineer, physicist. Recipient Outstanding Teacher award, Tau Beta Pi, 1977, Early Career award, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1983. Member of American Institute Chemical Engineering, American Chemical Society.

Background

Rajagopalan, Raj was born in 1948 in Kuttalam, India. Arrived in United States, 1969, naturalized, 1982.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, India Institute of Technology, Madras, 1969. Master of Science, Syracuse University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Syracuse University, 1975.

Career

Assistant professor chemical engineering Syracuse University, New York, 1975—1976. Assistant professor Professor Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, 1976—1986. Professor University Houston, since 1986.

Program director National Science Foundation, Washington, since 1986, consultant, since 1983, General Electric Company, New York City, 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Institute Chemical Engineering, American Chemical Society.