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Famous Engineers from India

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List of notable or famous engineers from India, with bios and photos, including the top engineers born in India and even some popular engineers who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian engineers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These engineers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known engineer from India is included when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Man Mohan Sharma and Gharda Keki Hormisji.

This historic engineers from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian engineers of note?" and "Who are the most famous engineers from India?" These prominent engineers of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian engineers.

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  • Arul N S
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    • Age: 38
    • Birthplace: Ulsoor, India
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    Arun Shekar

    • Age: 36
  • Avinash C. Kak (also known as Avi Kak, born 1944) is a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University who has done pioneering research in several areas of information processing. His most noteworthy contributions deal with algorithms, languages, and systems related to networks (including sensor networks), robotics, and computer vision. Born in Srinagar, Kashmir, he was educated at College of Engineering, Guindy and Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. He joined the faculty of Purdue University in 1971.His brother is the computer scientist Subhash Kak and sister the literary theorist Jaishree Odin.... more on Wikipedia
    • Baljit Singh Deo is a film director, screenwriter and an actor.... more on Wikipedia
      • Birthplace: Jalandhar, India