The author is a retired Principal and Professor of Mechanical Engineering having served in a couple of Engineering Colleges in the state of Karnataka. He had his education both in India as well as in U.S.A., with degrees of Master of Engineering from Bangalore University and Master of Science from the University of Cincinnati, USA. His studies and research in doctoral program in Oregon State University remained inconclusive. He is a life-fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India) and a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
He has been listed in “Who is Who in the World” published by Marquis, U.S.A., Dictionary of International Biography, Cambridge, U.K., and Asia’s “Who is Who.”
He is a freelancer. His letters and opinions have been published in almost all English print-media of India including ASME Mechanical Engineering Magazine-- a few of them are accessible online through search engines.
He is the Chairman and Managing Trustee of ‘Deshana Charitable Trust’ with an object of helping the poor and the indigent, especially in education.
He has published two books: “Wisdom, Human Spirit and Travel” and “Why I Am A Believer in Jesus” (A story of a Hindu Devanga Brahmin) through Notion Press.