Professor Preeti Aghalayam
Professor Preeti Aghalayam Preeti is a professor in the Chemical Engineering department at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. She was on the faculty at the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, & a post doctoral researcher at MIT, Cambridge, prior to this. She has vast experience in the area of Chemical Reaction Engineering, and has worked on problems of automotive NOx reduction, underground coal gasification, carbon black production, and soot formation in flames. She has several international papers & conference publications, and has recently authored a book on Underground Coal Gasification. She was presented with the Indian National Academy of Engineering ‘Young Engineer’ award in 2007, and the Amar Dye Chem award in 2008.