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mechanical engineer

Sachida Nand Jha, Indian, American Mechanical engineer. Achievements include design of super-quiet high speed elevator; development of hgh thrust, high temperature turbine rotor design for future large transport aircraft, 200,000 miles high fidelity automotive transmission design and engineering analysis, structural and damage tolerant analysis of static and rotating transmission components including clutches, pumps, pistons and housings.

Background

Jha, Sachida Nand was born on May 28, 1948 in Daltonganj, India. Came to the United States, 1975. Son of Sitaram and Kamakhya Jha.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Bihar Institute of Technology, 1969. Master of Science, Michigan State University, 1977.

Career

Sales development engineer, Apeejay Structurals, Durgapur, India, 1969-1970;mechanic project engineer, Kamani Engineering, Bombay, 1970-1973;technical assistant to managing director, Kamani Engineering, Bombay, 1973-1975;project engineer, Bridgeport Brass Corporation, Indianapolis, 1977-1982;mechanic design engineer, Otis division United Technologies Corporation, Bloomington, Indiana, 1982-1985;senior research engineer, Sundstrand Aerospace, Rockford, Illinois, 1985-1986;senior project engineer, Allison Gas Turbines division General Motors, Indianapolis, 1986-1994;senior project engineer, Power Train division General Motors, Ypsilanti, Michigan, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of super-quiet high speed elevator. Development of hgh thrust, high temperature turbine rotor design for future large transport aircraft, 200,000 miles high fidelity automotive transmission design and engineering analysis, structural and damage tolerant analysis of static and rotating transmission components including clutches, pumps, pistons and housings.

Connections

Married Sashi Sinha, November 27, 1972. Children: Rohit, Shalene.

father:
Sitaram Jha

mother:
Kamakhya Jha

spouse:
Sashi Sinha

child:
Rohit Jha

child:
Shalene Jha