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Mukund N. Desai, Ph.D., Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Desai has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the field of applied mathematics

Dr. Mukund N. Desai most recently served as a distinguished member of the technical staff at the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory in Cambridge, MA

    NEEDHAM, MA, March 25, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Mukund N. Desai, Ph.D., with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Desai celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Dr. Desai initially earned a Bachelor of Science from Gujarat University in India in 1958. Determined to pursue professional success, he went on to earn a Bachelor of Engineering and Master of Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science in 1961 and 1963, respectively. In 1969, he earned a Doctor of Philosophy from Harvard University, and he is currently celebrated for his numerous contributions to his field.

Dr. Desai cultivated his love for mathematics at a young age and decided to make it his profession. Consistent in his commitment to education, he was notably at the top of his class throughout his schooling. Dr. Desai most recently served as a distinguished member of the technical staff at the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory in Cambridge, MA, where he was first employed in 1970. He subsequently retired in 2011 after more than four decades of faithful service.

Known for his work in signal and image processing, Dr. Desai has contributed to numerous books and publications in his field. He has also impressively achieved several patents in his industry. Due to his myriad accomplishments, Dr. Desai was honored in the 11th edition of Who's Who in Science and Engineering, as well as the 61st and 63rd editions of Who's Who in America.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Dr. Desai has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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