Dr. Uttam Doraswami
Uttam is the Founder, Director of Elxion Private Limited which is a start-up in the area of E-Waste Management located in Bangalore, India which is focused on developing ethical and sustainable practices and processes in a largely unregulated market space.
Uttam holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College London where his research was in the area of mathematical modelling of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs).
He went on to work on developing new technologies for the production of synthesis gas based on Oxygen Transport Membranes for Praxair Inc. at the Praxair Technology Center in Tonawanda, NY.
Uttam hold 6 US patents in engineering design and material science and has published over 12 papers in peer reviewed scientific journals.
He lives with his wife and two young sons in Bangalore India and fills his (ever dwindling) free time with sports, treks and reading.