Bachelor of Technology, IIT Kharagpur, India, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, IIT Kharagpur, India, 1987.
Head, ocean engineering & naval architecture IIT Kharagpur, 1998—2003, dean, 2005—2007, head, coral, 2006—2008. Managing director Technology Foundation, 2001—2003. Director N C College Engineering, Panipat, since 2008.
Fellow: National Institute for Health Research.
Married Reena Mehta, February 5, 1980. Children: Anip, Amit.