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Chemical engineering educator

Shailendra Kumar Awasthi, Indian chemical engineering educator. Research grantee Canadian International Development Agency-Shastri Institute, Canada, 1994-1996, Uttar Pradesh Council of Scientific and Technology, Lucknow, India, 1985-1986.

Background

Awasthi, Shailendra Kumar was born on June 15, 1950 in Kanpur, India. Son of Radha Krishna and Rama Devi Awasthi.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Harcourt Butler Technology Institute, Kanpur, India, 1970. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Harcourt Butler Technology Institute, Kanpur, India, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Harcourt Butler Technology Institute, Kanpur, India, 1980.

Career

From lecturer to assistant professor chemical engineering department Harcourt Butler Technology Institute, Kanpur, 1973-1994, professor chemical engineering department, since 1994. Convenor national and international seminars and conferences. Consultant in field, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (books) Energy Conservation in Chemical and Allied Industries, 1986. Editor, chief co-investigator: Waste Management for Sustainable Development in India: Policy Planning and Administrative Dimensions, 1995. Author: A Course Module on Energy Conservation for Working Professionals, 1996.

Membership

Member Paryavaran Vahini, Kanpur, 1993, 94, 95, Manas Parishad, Kanpur, 1992-1997. Fellow Oil Technologists Association India. Member Indian Society for Technology Education (life), Institution of Engineers (India), Indian Institute Chemical Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing.

Connections

Married Shakuntala Misra, June 15, 1974. Children: Abhishek, Apurva.

father:
Radha Krishna

mother:
Rama Devi Awasthi

spouse:
Shakuntala Misra

child:
Abhishek Awasthi

child:
Apurva Awasthi