Intermediate of science, Sindri College, Sindri Dhanbad, India, 1981. Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Bihar Institute of Technology Sindri, Dhanbad, 1987. Postgraduate, Bihar Institute of Technology Sindri, Dhanbad, since 1999.
Lecturer part-time Bihar Institute of Technology Sindri, Dhanbad, 1987-1990. Scientist B Central Mining Research Institute Dhanbad, 1990-1995, scientist C, 1995-1999, scientist in-charge, since 1999. Presenter technical papers in field.
Member Institute Engineers (associate), Mining, Geological and Metallurg. Institute India, Indian Society Non-Destructive Testing, Indian Society Mechanical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
Married Nutan Kashyap, May 17, 1993. Children: Shashank, Snigdha.