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Gautam Kalghatgi
Gautam Kalghatgi Principal Professional, Saudi Aramco

Biography

Dr.Gautam Kalghatgi, FREng, FSAE, FIMechE, CEng joined Saudi Aramco in October 2010 after 31 years with Shell Research in U.K. He has over a hundred external publications on combustion, fuels and engine research and is the author of a book, "Fuel/Engine Interactions". He is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, SAE and I.Mech.E. He is a Visiting Professor at Imperial College, London and has been adjunct/part-time/visiting Professor at KTH, Stockholm/ Technical University, Eindhoven/ Sheffield University. He is on the editorial boards of International Journal of Engine Research, Journal of Automobile Engineering and Journal of Fuels and Lubricants (SAE).

He has a B.Tech. from I.I.T. Bombay (1972) and Ph.D. from Bristol University (1975) in Aeronautical Engineering. From 1975-1979, he did post-doctoral research in turbulent combustion at Southampton University.