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     Himadri Shekhar Konar

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Agricultural and Food Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Prof. A.K.Datta, Prof. H.Das
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2009 :: In progress
AddressC-103, VSRC, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur-721302
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.IIT KharagpurDairy and Food Engineering2009
B.Tech.Bidhan Chandra Krishi ViswavidyalayaAgricultural Engineering2007
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationScience2003
10West Bengal Board of Secondary EducationGeneral2001

Research Areas
  • Drying of Tea
  • Vacuum Drying
  • Vacuum Drying of tea
  • Retention of tea aroma

  • All India Rank 23 in GATE 2007
  • Awarded National Scholarship for Madhyamik (10th) result
  • Awrded SIlver medal in Youth Parliament competition.

  • One year of resesrch experience as Senior Research Fellow (SRF) during Ph.D
  • One year of resesrch experience during M.Tech Project work.
  • 30 days of Training experience on Milk Processing and Dairy Technology under the supervision of Central Dairy, Belgachia, West Bengal, India.
  • 30 days of Training experience on Tractor and Farm Machinery under the supervision of Southern Region Farm Machinery Training and Testing Institute, Anantapur, A.P, India

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Senior Research Fellow, funded by Tea Board of India
  • Awarded Scholarship of Ministry of Human Resource Development(MHRD), Government of India, during M.Tech
  • Awarded University Merit Scholarship during Under-graduate studies

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