Assistant Professor/Agricultural Waste Management
Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
278 Weaver Labs
Box 7625, NCSU
Raleigh, NC 27695-7625
Phone: (919) 513-9797
Fax: (919) 515-7760
Praveen Kolar has a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering (Sri Venkateswara University, India), masters' degrees in Aquacultural Engineering and Biological and Agricultural Engineering (Indian Institute of Technology and Louisiana State University) and a Ph.D in Biological and Agricultural Engineering from the University of Georgia. He had also worked for seven years in aquaculture industry in India, during which, his responsibilities were aquaculture water quality management, processing of seafood, and feed distribution.
Kolar is currently an Assistant Professor-Agricultural Waste Management, in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh. His research interests include air and water quality engineering, aquacultural engineering, conversion of waste into energy, and environmental catalysis.