Profile

Work Experiences


  • Feb ’04 – Present: Professor, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, IIT Madras
  • Oct 03 – Feb 04: GS Laddha Chair Professor, A.C. College of Technology, Anna University
  • Jan 03 – July 03: Senior Technical Staff Member, Hitachi Global Storage Technology (IBM JV)
  • June 02 – Dec 02:  Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM Storage Technology Division (STD)
  • Nov 95 – May 02: Senior Engineer, IBM STD
  • Dec 90 – Oct 95: Advisory Engineer, IBM STD
  • Aug 88 – Nov 90: Staff Engineer, IBM STD
  • Sep 86 – July 88: Assistant Professor, Dept of Mechanical & Aerospace Eng, West Virginia Univ
  • Jan 86 – Aug 86: Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept of Chemical Eng, Yale University

Education


  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Yale University, January 1986 (Advisor: Daniel E. Rosner; Topic: Theory of Multicomponent Chemical Vapor Deposition Boundary Layers and Their Coupled Deposits)
  •  M.S., Chemical Engineering, Yale University, May 1982 (Advisor: Daniel E. Rosner)
  •  B.Tech., Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India, May 1981