Professor Doraiswami Ramkrishna

H.C. Peffer Distinguished Professor

Forney Hall of Chemical Engineering

480 Stadium Mall Drive

Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA


Honors, Awards, and Professional Memberships


•B. D. Tilak Fellow, ICT, 2015-2016

•Purdue Sigma Xi Chapter Faculty Research Award, April 2013

•Purdue College of Science, Team Award, March 2012

•Foreign Fellow of the Indian National Acedamy of Engineering, September 2011

•M. M. Sharma Distinguished Professor, Institute of Technology, Mumbai U, 2010- (This is a continuing appointment)

•Platinum Award from Mumbai University Institute of Chemical Technology, May 21, 2009

•Member, National Academy of Engineering, 2009

•Fellow, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2008

•Jewel of Ruia Award (Outstanding Alumnus Award from Undergraduate Alma Mater), December 2006

•Purdue Engineering Research Excellence Award, May 2005.

•AIChE Thomas Baron Award, November 2004

•Honorary Doctor of Science, University of Minnesota, Spring 2004

•Kvaerner Powergas, N. R. Kamath Memorial Lecturer at Chemcon 2001, Chennai, India, December 19, 2001

•Honorary Fellow of the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, December 2001

•2001 Fulbright Award to visit Germany (declined).

•2001 Senior Humboldt Award to visit the Max Planck Institute, Magdeburg, Germany.

•1999 Dow-Professor Sharma Distinguished Fellow in Chemical Engineering at Bombay University

•1998 AIChE R. H. Wilhelm Award in Chemical Reaction Engineering

•Distinguished Lecturer, The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers, Piscataway, NJ, April 16, 1998.

•Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering, January 1, 1996

•Melchor Visiting Professor, University of Notre Dame, Fall 1994.

•'UDCT DIAMOND' Award; Bombay University, Department of Chemical Technology, August 4, 1994.

•Harry Creighton Peffer Distinguished Professor, Purdue University, July 1994.

•George T. Piercy Distinguished Visiting Professor, University of Minnesota 9/16-12/15, 1988.

•1987 AIChE Alpha Chi Sigma Award in Chemical Engineering.

•Dr. G.P. Kane Professor, 3/83-4/83, Bombay University.

•University Grants Commission Visiting Professor, 1982-83, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

•Member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.

•Member of the American Chemical Society


Contact Information:


Phone: (765)-494-4066

Fax: (765)-494-0805