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consultant , Chemical engineer

Vilas Shridhar Patwardhan, Indian chemical engineer, consultant. Fellow Indian National Academy Engineering, Indian Academy of Sciences; member Indian Institute Chemical Engineers (associate, Amar Dye Chem award 1981, Mistress Chinnamaul Memorial prize 1981, Herdillia award 1991, ICICI Technology of Year award, 1998).

Background

Patwardhan, Vilas Shridhar was born on October 13, 1947 in Thane, India. Son of Shridhar Prabhakar and Prabhavati Shridhar (Pavgi) Patwardhan.

Education

Bachelor of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1969. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1974.

Career

Scientist National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India, 1974-1986, assistant director, 1986-1991, deputy director, 1991-1997. Proprietor Opsim Software, since 1997. Consultant various companies, 1976-1997.

Research guide Pune University, 1981-1991. Visiting scholar, research associate Syracuse (New York ) University, 1982-1983. Visiting fellow Bombay University, 1987-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books.

Membership

Fellow Indian National Academy Engineering, Indian Academy of Sciences. Member Indian Institute Chemical Engineers (associate, Amar Dye Chem award 1981, Mistress Chinnamaul Memorial prize 1981, Herdillia award 1991, ICICI Technology of Year award, 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, chess.

Connections

Married Meena Vilas (Limaye) P., May 18, 1975. Children: Manjiri, Parag.

father:
Shridhar Prabhakar Patwardhan

mother:
Prabhavati Shridhar (Pavgi) Patwardhan

spouse:
Meena Vilas

child:
Manjiri Patwardhan

child:
Parag Patwardhan