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educator , Chemical engineer

V.R. Radhakrishnan, Indian chemical engineer, educator. Fellow German Academy Exchange, Germany, 1980-1981, Fulbright University Utah, 1985-1986. Member International Institute Chemical Engineering (secretary 1972-1976), International Institute Mineralogical Engineering.

Background

Radhakrishnan, V.R. was born on February 7, 1940 in Palghat, Kerala, India. Son of Ramachandra Iyer V.A. and Nagammal P.S. Radhakrishnan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Madras University, India, 1958. Bachelor of Technology with honors, India Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1958. Master of Technology, India Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1966.

Doctor of Philosophy, India Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1981.

Career

Lecturer India Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 1966-1972, assistant professor, 1972-1984, professor, 1984-1997, University Sains Malaysia, Tronoh, Malaysia, since 1997. Consultant Indian Explosives, India, 1985-1986, Steel Authority, India, 1990-1995, Indian Oil, 1992-1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Instrumentation for Chemical, Mineral and Metallurgical Processes, 1998. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Institute Chemical Engineering (secretary 1972-1976), International Institute Mineralogical Engineering.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, comparative religions.

Connections

Married Vijayalakshmi Venkatraman, February 4, 1971 (deceased February 1994). Children: V.R. Ramachandran, V.R. Venkatraman.

father:
Ramachandra Iyer V.A.

mother:
Nagammal P.S. Radhakrishnan

spouse:
Vijayalakshmi Venkatraman

child:
V.R. Ramachandran Radhakrishnan

child:
V.R. Venkatraman Radhakrishnan