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Krishna Vedula

Krishna Vedula, Ph.D. Professor and Dean Emeritus


Materials Science and Engineering, Engineering Education, International Partnerships

Research Interest

Powder processing; Teaching and Learning

Bio Sketch (pdf)

Detailed Resume (pdf)

Educational Background

B. Tech. Metallurgical Engineering, IIT, Bombay, 1967
M.S. Materials Engineering, Drexel University, 1969
Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Michigan Tech University, 1980


Dr. Vedula is currently founder and executive director of the Indo-US Collaboration in Engineering Education (IUCEE) facilitated initially by ASEE. IUCEE has the objective of improving quality and global relevance of engineering education in India and US. He has also been the President of IFEES (International Federation for Engineering Societies) from 2010 to 2012.

Dr. Vedula is well recognized globally for his contributions to engineering education, research, administration and outreach. He is internationally recognized for his research in processing and properties of materials for high temperature applications. He has been made a Fellow of American Society for Metals (ASM) and a Fewllow of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE). 

Dr. Vedula has B.Tech (IIT Bombay, 1967), M.S (Drexel University, 1969) and Ph.D. (Michigan Tech University, 1980) degrees in Materials Engineering. He has 30 years academic teaching and research experience in materials science and engineering as well as engineering administration, at Case Western Reserve university, Iowa State University and University of Massachusetts Lowell.