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Metallurgical engineer

Varghese George Alukal, Indian metallurgical engineer. Certified quality engineer, quality auditor. Recipient Chicago Association Technology Societies merit award, 1993.


Alukal, Varghese George was born on January 3, 1945 in Chengal, India. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Kunjipaulo and Elizabeth Lizy (Alapat) Alukal.


Bachelor in Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1965. Master of Science, Marquette University, 1969. Postgraduate, Cornell University, 1972.

Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, 1989.


Science pool officer, National Metallurgical laboratories, Jamshedpur, India, 1973-1974;metallurgical engineer, International Harvester Corporation, Melrose Park, Illinois, 1975;quality control manager, Charles E. Larson & Sons, Chicago, 1976-1985;technical director, Charles E. Larson & Sons, Chicago, since 1985;also board directors, Charles E. Larson & Sons, Chicago. Lecturer metallurgy Calicut (India) University, 1965-1967. Adjunct faculty TritonColl., River Grove, Illinois, 1984-1985, Master of Business Administration program North Park College, Chicago, since 1993.

Judge Illinois State Team Excellence award Illinois Manufacturers Association, 1993. Speaker Illinois Institute Technology, University Chicago, Management Development Institute, New Delhi, International Forgemasters Conference, Spoleto, Italy. Institute AffiliatedEdnl.

Cons., Harwood Heights, Illinois, since 1985. Consultant metallurgy, since 1984. Quality consultant, since 1981.


  • Certified quality engineer, quality auditor.


Counselor Crossroads Student Center University Chicago, since 1981. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, American Management Association, American Society Metals, American Society for Non-Destructive Testing, American Society Quality Control (director Training Institute Chicago since 1990, Dedicated Service award 1993, Joe Lisy Man of Year award 1988). Clubs: Toastmasters (administrative vice president Park Ridge chapter 1986-1987).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, tennis.


Kunjipaulo Alukal

Elizabeth Lizy (Alapat) Alukal