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researcher , Environmental scientist

Santosh Kumar Misra, Indian environmental scientist, researcher. Recipient S. Chatterjee Memorial award Institute Public Health Engineering, Calcutta, 1982, Sri Venkateswara Patvardhan award Indian Water Works Association, Bombay, 1994.


Misra, Santosh Kumar was born on January 5, 1948 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. Son of Chiranji Lal and Rama Devi (Joshi) Misra.


Bachelor of Science, Maharaja's College, Jaipur, India, 1968. Master of Science in Chemistry, University Raj, Jaipur, 1970.


Junior chemist Public Health Engineering Department, Jaipur, 1972-1982, senior chemist, 1982-1983, 89-93, superintendent chemist, since 1994. Senior chemist Pollution Control Board, 1983-1987. Deputy director Factories & Boilers, 1987-1989.

Member faculty Academy and Training Institutes, Jaipur, since 1972. Examiner research proposals Department of Science & Technology and Environmental Department, Jaipur, since 1980. Member, secretary, expert member committees Pollution Control Board All India Radio, Jaipur, 1990-1991.

Freelance science writer. Speaker radio programs and audio-visual presentations.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Towards Better Environment, 1982, Edible Oil and Vanspati Industry, 1983 (certified merit 1985), Pesticide Industry, 1984 (certified merit 1985), Environmental Status of Lakes, 1985. Editor Public Health Engineering Department Newsletter, 1978-1981.


Participant free education and training programs for needy. Science participant United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, United Nations Environmental Programme, Sanitation, Water and Child Health programs. Fellow Institution Chemist (India) (life), American Institute Chemists, International Union Pure Applied Chemistry (United Kingdom) (affiliate).


Married Chandra Prabha Sharma, December 6, 1970. Children: Asheesh, Archana, Abhed.

Chiranji Lal Misra

Rama Devi (Joshi) Misra

Chandra Prabha Sharma

Asheesh Misra

Archana Misra

Abhed Misra