Dr. Viney Aneja
Dr. Aneja is an expert on the Effects of Energy with a focus on air quality, climate change, atmospheric and environmental effects as well as engineering and technology. He teaches two undergraduate courses in Introduction to Weather and Climate and Fundamentals of Air Pollution; and a graduate course in Advanced Air Quality at North Carolina State University. He has advised many undergraduate and graduate (MS and PhD) students in air quality and atmospheric sciences. He has published more than 250 papers, articles, book chapters, and one book.
Before joining the faculty at North Carolina State in 1987, he conducted and supervised research for General Electric and Northrop Service in Research Triangle Park in the areas of environmental science and engineering and separations technology. In 2001, he was also appointed Professor of Environmental Technology, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources; he is also a Professor of Atmospheric Sciences at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.
In 1998, the Air and Waste Management Association gave him its Frank A. Chambers Award, the Association's highest scientific honor; in 1999 he became a Fellow of the Association; in 2001 he received the Association's Lyman A. Ripperton Award for distinguished achievement as an educator. He is the recipient of the 2007 North Carolina Award in Science, the highest award a civilian can receive from the Governor of North Carolina. In 2009 he received the Senior National Research Council (NRC) Research Associateship. In 2010 he received Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India. In 2010 he was invited by the U.S. White House Council on Environmental Quality to assist in the BP Gulf Spill.
In addition, he has been a visiting professor at the University of Uppsala, Sweden in 1979; at Jawahar Lal Nehru University in New Delhi, India in 1980; and at the Arrhenius Laboratory in Stockholm, Sweden in 1985. The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture appointed him as a member of the U.S. Agricultural Air Quality Task Force. He was a member of the US Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board Environmental Engineering Committee and is a Member Representative of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado.
Ph.D. at North Carolina State University - Chemical Engineering
M.S. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, Chemical Engineering
MBA at Union College - Planning and Control
B.Tech. at Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur - Chemical Engineering