He is a pioneer in providing quality Education and his efforts have transformed the lives of many youngsters
He received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees from IIS, Bangalore, in Mechanical Engineering specializing in the fields of Heat Transfer.
He is also the Program Director for the Mechanical Engineering, a KEEN fellow, a Coleman Fellow.
He has been recognized for his leadership in building unique partnerships with business, K-12, state agencies.
He is a C.W. LaPierre Professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the University of Missouri.