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Engineering educator

Surendra Nath Tiwari, Indian engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, New York. Recipient numerous grants and fellowships.

Background

Tiwari, Surendra Nath was born on January 1, 1936 in Gola-Gorakhpur, India. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of Chandra Bali and Mayusha (Misra) Tiwari.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Allahabad, India, 1959. Master of Science in Agricultural Engineering, University Maine, 1962. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Maine, 1964.

PhDME, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1969.

Career

Research assistant, U. Maine, Orono, 1960-1962;instructor mechanic engineering, U. Maine, Orono, 1962-1964;instructor engineering, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1964-1969;assistant professor, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1969-1971;associate professor, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, Virginia, 1971-1977;professor engineering, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, Virginia, 1977-1979;eminent professor, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, Virginia, 1979-1989;eminent scholar, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, Virginia, since 1989. Research development engineer Implements Factory, Allahabad, India, 1956-1960. Graduate program director Old Dominion U., Norfolk, 1976-1984.

Director Institute Computational and Applied Mechanics, since 1982, director National Aeronautics and Space Administration/American Society for Engineering Education summer faculty fellowship program, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of University Professors, Intenrat. Center Heat and Mass Transfer, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Tau Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, wine testing, classical music, gourmet foods, golf.

Connections

Married, June 19, 1954 (divorced September 1960). 1 child, Mina Kumari.

father:
Chandra Bali Tiwari

mother:
Mayusha (Misra) Tiwari

child:
Mina Kumari Tiwari