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Publishing executive , Research chemist , writer

Background

Was born on June 11, 1921 in Kotdata, Punjab, India. Came to the United States, 1966. Naturalized, 1972. Son of Nand and Isar (Kaur) Singh.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Punjab University, 1944. Master of Science with 1st class honors, Punjab University, 1946. AM, Harvard University, 1949.

Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1950.

Career

Post doctorate fellow with Professor R.B. Woodward Harvard University, 1950-1951. Post doctorate fellow National Research Council, Canada, 1953-1954. Professor chemistry government colleges, Punjab, India, 1954-1958, principal India, 1958-1964.

Research and development chemist PEBOC Ltd., Northolt, England, 1964-1965, Unilever Research Laboratory, Isleworth, England, 1965-1966. Principal investigator research projects Aldrich Chem.Co., Milwaukee, 1966-1976. Research and development chemist Polyscis., Inc., Warrington, Pennsylvania, 1976-1988, Calbiochem, La Jolla, California, 1989-1994.

President One World Publication Company, San Diego, since 1996. Principal investigator research projects.

Works

Membership

Member American Chemical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Studies in comparative religions, meditation.

Connections

Married Rani Surinder, December 29, 1954. Children: Nina, Roopinder, Sylvia, Sonya.

father:
Nand Singh

mother:
Isar (Kaur) Singh

spouse:
Rani Surinder

children:
Nina Tara

Roopinder Tara

Sylvia Tara

Sonya Tara