Metallurgical engineer ( M.S.U., Baroda, 1971 from the very first batch)
Plasma Technologist since 1972, half my career in thermal plasma processing e.g. welding, micro-plasma welding, cutting/ heavy duty cutting, metal to metal cladding, plasma spraying, gas-heating etc.
The other half in low pressure plasmas (using vacuum reactors) for plasma nitriding, plasma nitrocarburizing -along with vacuum hardening, tempering, PVD, and Duplex Treatments.
More into training/teaching how, Adj. Prof. Plasma Technology at COEP Pune
Technical Advisor to Kangaro group Ludhiana
Designed and conducted over 20 workshops with IMTMA, and existing clients in industry.
Ran courses with American Society for Metals, now ASM International, Pune Chapter-
felicitated by them recently.
Interacting with LCC and LGB at Coimbatore.
I specialize in advanced training - taking up dry and tiresome topics like vacuum technology or plasma technology and making them very interesting to learners. I can make tailor-made courses for in-house training, covering a very wide range of subjects. Apart from engineering/technology I also cover Life Skills, serendipity, creative thinking, confidence building etc.