Vidyapati (Vidya), Ph.D. 
Technology Leader
Corporate Engineering Technologies Laboratories (CETL) 
8256 Union Center Blvd. 
West Chester, Ohio-45069, USA 

Email: vidyapati@gmail.com
I am Technology Leader for Particle Technology/Solids Processing at the Corporate Engineering Technologies Laboratories (CETL) of the Procter & Gamble Company. At Procter & Gamble, my responsibilities include applying state-of-the-art mathematical modeling and experimental tools to solve problems (mixing, segregation, agglomeration, flow-ability etc.) related to particulate and complex fluids that produce solid products (brands like, Cascade, Tide, Ariel, Pampers, Vicks, Gillette, Metamucil etc.) for the consumer product industry.

I am also responsible for building and fostering relationships with academia and research laboratories to keep P&G at the forefront of particle technology. 
Career InterestsParticle Technology; Powder Processing, Bulk Solids Handling, Multiphase Flows; Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
BackgroundI was born and raised in Bhilai Nagar, India, a small city in the central part of India. Then I lived in Mumbai (formerly known as Bombay) and Bangalore for couple of years before moving to USA in August 2007. Apart from enjoying my work, I also love going for long drives, swimming, running, biking and watching "The Big Bang Theory".