Current Status: I am working as an Associate (Research) Engineer in Future and Renewable Fuels area at Phillips 66
Childhood / Young Days:
I was born and brought up in Satara and completed my education until 12th grade in Satara. I finished high school from Yashwantrao Chavan Institute of Sciences (Satara) and secured admission at the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai (formerly UDCT/UICT). I was among the first batch of “ICT graduates” and received my Bachelor of Chemical Engineering degree in 2013.
Beginning of Career:
In 2013, I took admission to Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN, USA) for a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering. My thesis work was focussed on heterogeneous catalysis, specifically for hydrocarbon conversion.