Jagdish C. Agarwal (AIST)
AIME J.E. Johnson, Jr. Award in 1962
Jagdish C. Agarwal was born in Karachi, India, in 1926. He received aB.Sc. from Benares H. University in 1945 and was Top Graduate. In 1946, he became a U. S. citizen. From Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, he received an M.S. in 1947 and a Doctorate in 1951, both in Chemical Engineering.
From 1948 to 1954, Dr. Agarwal was with Vulcan Engineers, Standard Brands, Inc., and Blaw-Knox Company in various development design engineering capacities. Since 1954 he has been on on the staff of the U. S. Steel Corporation in the Applied Research Laboratory. He has published numerous articles and holds several patents in the fields of ore reduction and raw materials utilization.