• Tapan Kumar Mukherjee

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About Me

Field of Achievement: Metallurgist
Date of Birth: March 9, 1945
Place of Birth: Maldah (W Bengal);
Name of Spouse: Sreejata
No. of Children: one son and one daughter
Education: Retd Distinguished Scientist, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre;
Career: ex-Chairman & Mg Director, Indian Rau Earths Ltd; ex-Consultant: Saraf Agency Ltd, Kolkata, Trimex Ltd, Chennai, JECONS, Kolkata; Advisor, Rare Earth Extractive Matallurgy to Rangad Minerals & Mining Ltd, Hospet; Fellow, National Academy of Engg (FNAE) 1998;
Membership: Life Member, Council Member & President of Indian Inst of Metals (IIM) 2004; President, Rare Earths Asscn of India (REAI);Member: Materials Research Soc of India (MRSI), Magnetic Soc of India (MSI), Board of Uranium Corpn of India Ltd (UCIL), Board of Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC), AMD Council, Research Council of Regional Research Lab (Bhub), Research Council of Regional Research Lab (Trivandrum), DOD Com on Manganese Nodules; Chairman, TIFAC Monitoring Com on Cobalt; Elec President, IIM 2004;
Other Information:
Publication: Hydrometallurgy in Extraction Processes (1990 vols I & II), Non-ferrous Metals-Strategy cum Source Book– Rare Earth Metals (2001), Rare Earths–Occurrence, Production and Applications (2002); and many articals published;
Awards: Bralco Gold Medal 1973, Binani Gold Medal 1977, Best Metallurgist Award 1990, MRSI Metal Award 1995, IIM Hindustan Zinc Gold Medal 1999, Vasvik Award 1999, Appreciation Award for Professional Excellence 2002, Role of Honour 2003, INS Award 2003, P.R Roy Memorial Award 2004, Appreciation Award 2004, Lifetime Achievement Award;
Address (Office): B-31 Geetanjali, Plot -52, Sector 17, Vashi, Navi Mumbai 400703, India.
Address (Residence):
Telephone: 09820289359, 09820289351, 022-27892729
Pincode: 400703
Country: india
City: Mumbai