EducationPhD, University of Bombay, 1971
BS, University of Bombay, 1967
Has over 150 publications in refereed journals
Palghat Ramachandran's research interests are in chemical reaction engineering, three phase catalytic reactors, mathematical modeling, semiconductor material processing, boundary element and integral equations, and reactor design for pollution prevention.
Professor Ramachandran joined the faculty at Washington University in St. Louis in 1982 as an associate professor. Today, he teaches many graduate courses in areas of transport phenomena, reaction engineering, multiphase reactor analysis, computational engineering, engineering mathematics, environmental reaction engineering, semi-conductor material processing analysis, and pollution prevention in chemical processes.