Dhananjay Kumar, Professor

 Kumar
Education
  • Ph.D.               Chemistry        Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India                 1994
  • M.S.                Chemistry        Magadh University, Bodh Gaya, India                                   1988
  • B.S.                 Chemistry        Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur, India                                1985
Academic experience
  • 2013 – Present            Professor, Department of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro
  • 2007 – 2013                Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro
  • 2004 Spring – 2007    Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro
  • 2001-2003                   NCAT-ORNL Joint Faculty, Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro
 Current membership(s) in professional organizations
  • Materials Research Society
  • American Society of Engineering Education
  • European Materials Research Society
Honors and awards
  • University Senior Researcher of the Year Award, 2012
  • University Outstanding Young Investigator of the Year Award,  2007
  • Outstanding Young Investigator of the Year Award, NCAT College of Engineering,  2005
Service activities
  • Symposium Organizer, September 14-21, 2012 “Novel Materials for Biomedical Applications, European Materials Research Society, Warsaw, Poland
  • Symposium Organizer, 2008, Materials Research Society (MRS) “Synthesis and Metrology of Nanoscale Oxide and Thin Films” March 24-28, San Francisco
  • Organizer of International Conference on Advanced Materials,  2007, Bangalore, India
    • Organizer of symposium on "Integration Challenges in next-generation oxide based  nano-electronics" MRS Spring Meeting, April 12-16, 2004, San Francisco
Professional development activities
  • Writing for Clarity Workshop, Division of Research and Economic Development, North Carolina A&T State University, October 3, 2012.
  • Curriculum Exchange Symposium (K-12 and Pre-College Engineering Division of ASEE), San Antonio, June 12, 2012.
  • ASEE Energy, the Environment, and Nano Technology (Multidisciplinary Engineering Division of ASEE), San Antonia, June 12, 2012
  • QEM Engineering Workshop, Baltimore, November 18-19, 2011.
Professional development activities:
  • Writing for Clarity Workshop, Division of Research and Economic Development, North Carolina A&T State University, October 3, 2012.
  • Curriculum Exchange Symposium (K-12 and Pre-College Engineering Division of ASEE), San Antonio, June 12, 2012.
  • ASEE Energy, the Environment, and Nano Technology (Multidisciplinary Engineering Division of ASEE), San Antonia, June 12, 2012
  • QEM Engineering Workshop, Baltimore, November 18-19, 2011.
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