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Chemical engineer

Sharad Sadanand Vengsarkar, Indian chemical engineer. Achievements include research in the recovery of phenyl acetic acid; recovery of pivaloyl chloride. Government India Merit scholar, 1958, Tata Trust scholar, 1964, Sethna Trust scholar, 1964.

Background

Vengsarkar, Sharad Sadanand was born on May 24, 1943 in Bombay, India. Son of Sadanand Ganapatrao and Leela Sadanand Vengsarkar.

Education

B.Chem.Engring., Bombay University, 1964. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Wisconsin, 1965. Master of Science in Management Engineering, Newark (New Jersey) College, 1968.

Career

Process engineer Monsanto, Bombay, 1965-1968. Production manager Union Carbide (India) Ltd., 1970-1974, Monsanto (India) Ltd., Bombay, 1974-1978. Works manager Johnson & Johnson (India) Ltd., 1978-1982.

Works manager, general manager Goodlass Neurolac Paints Ltd., 1982-1990. General manager Gharda Chemicals Ltd., 1990-1996. Vice president KDL Biotechnology Ltd., since 1996.

Director UDCT.-Alumni, Bombay, 1980-1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the recovery of phenyl acetic acid. Recovery of pivaloyl chloride.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Indian Institute Chemical Engineers (board directors Bombay chapter 1982-1990, founder president Lote chapter 1992-1995). Member Asian Institute Chemistry (vice president 2000), American Institute Chemical Engineers.

Connections

Married Navendu Sharad Muzumdar, December 10, 1967. Children: Abhijit, Yogesh.

father:
Sadanand Ganapatrao

mother:
Leela Sadanand Vengsarkar

spouse:
Navendu Sharad Muzumdar

child:
Abhijit Vengsarkar

child:
Yogesh Vengsarkar