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Jasvinder Singh

Jasvinder Singh, Indian chemical engineer, researcher. Recipient Excellency award, Technocrats Welfare Society India, 2004, 2005. Member of Institution Engineers India (associate).

Background

  • Singh, Jasvinder was born on July 28, 1963 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. Son of Arjun Singh Dhanjal and Agya Pal Kaur.

  • Education

    • MChemE, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, 1997; the Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, 2003.

    Career

    • Scientist Indian Institute Petroleum, Dehradun, 1993—2001, senior research scientist, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for an improved process for single step air oxidation of cyclohexane to adipic acid. Patents pending for process for oxidative desulfurization of liquid hydrocarbon fuels. First time generation of lab scale data on thermal cracking of residual feedstocks in terms of distillate lumps.

      Developed and commercialised catalytic reformer simulation and optimisation package for semi-regenarative catalytic reformers. Development of process for value addition to light Naphtha (in C5-C6 range) through its conversion to LPG and aromatics.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Institution Engineers India (associate).

    Connections

    • Married Rajbir Kaur, February 2, 1990. Children: Varun Deep, Gagan Deep.
    • child: Varun Deep Singh
    • child: Gagan Deep Singh
    • mother: Agya Pal Kaur
    • spouse: Rajbir Kaur
    • father: Arjun Singh Dhanjal
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    Born July 28, 1963
    (age 52)
    Nationality
    • 1997
      Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
    • 2003
      Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
    • 1993 - 2001
      Scientist, Indian Institute Petroleum

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