Vinay Gupta Ph.D.

Position Department / Business Unit
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Institution Disciplines
University of South Florida Engineering Chemistry
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Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering, July 1990, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India; Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, June 1996; M.S. in Chemical Engineering, June 1993, both of the California Institute of Technology

Career Highlights

Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering August, 2004 – Present
University of South Florida
Assistant Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular July, 1997 – August, 2004
Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Post-Doctoral Researcher August, 1995 – July, 1997
Center for Polymeric Interfaces and
Macromolecular Assemblies (IBM-Stanford-University of California at Davis)
Graduate Research Assistant September, 1990 – July, 1995
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA


Daily Illini’s Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked Excellent (2003, 2002, 2001, 1998)*
Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award by NSF (1999-2003)
Teaching Excellence Award, School of Chemical Sciences, University of Illinois (1999)
Everitt Award for Teaching Excellence, College of Engineering, University of Illinois (1999)
GE Scholar and Graduate of Teaching College, University of Illinois (1997-98)
Raychem Fellowship, California Institute of Technology (1991-93)
William H. Corcoran Graduate Fellowship, California Institute of Technology (1990-91)
Silver Medal for ranking first, Indian Institute of Technology (1990)
National Merit Scholarship, Government of India (1984-90)
*Top 30% of instructors at the University of Illinois

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