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educator , Chemical engineer

Santosh Kumar Gupta, Indian chemical engineer, educator. Recipient Herdillia award for Excellence in Research, Indian Institute Chemical Engineers, 1987. Fellow: National Academy of Sciences, Indian Academy of Sciences.

Background

Gupta, Santosh Kumar was born on July 19, 1946 in Allahabad, India. Son of Har Swarup and Durgawati Rani Gupta.

Education

Bachelor Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1972.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1972-1973. Assistant professor chemical engineering Indian Institute of Technology, 1973-1980, professor, since 1980, head chemical engineering department, 1987-1989. Visiting professor University Notre Dame, Indiana, 1985—1987, National University Singapore, 1998—1999, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1999—2000.

Referee research papers in field. Consultant editor textbook series chemical engineering Allied Publications, 1993—1998. Member chemical engineering research advisory committee Indian Petrochem.

Corporation Ltd., Vadodara, 1984—1990. Member program advisory committee thrust area funding chemical engineering Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, 1984. Lecturer in field; consultant in field.

Works

Membership

Fellow: National Academy of Sciences, Indian Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry.

Connections

Married Sulochana Agrawal, July 11, 1970. Children: Aatmeeyata, Akanksha.

father:
Har Swarup

mother:
Durgawati Rani Gupta

spouse:
Sulochana Agrawal

child:
Aatmeeyata Gupta

child:
Akanksha Gupta