Bachelor of Science, Lucknow University, Sweden, 1959. Bachelor in Silicate Technology, Banaes Hindu University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Academy Mining and Metallurgy, 1973.
Associate in Building Materials, Chalmers Teh. University, 1985.
Research Orissa Indiana, Ltd., 1966—1968. Service engineer Assam Sillimanite, 1968—1970. R&d V.G.T., Germany, Price Pearson Refractories, Ltd., London, Plibrico Company, Germany, F.L. Smith and Company, Denmark.
Research associate, building materials det. Chalmers Technology University, 1976—1985, head, department concree chemistry, 1998. Assistant professor University Gothenburg, Institute Conservation, since 2000.
Secretary general United Cultural Convention. Reviewer Journal Cement and Concrete Research, Elsevier, England. Editorial board Cement Composite Materials, England.
Reviewer Indian Concrete Journal. Overseas advisor Indian Concrete Institute, Madras.
Married Zofia Chandra. 3 children.