Chief Executive

Dr. A. K. Kohli

Chief Executive
Board of Radiation & Isotope Technology
BRIT/BARC Vashi Complex
Sector 20 Vashi
Navi Mumbai - 400 703


(O) 91 - 22 - 2784 0000 


(R) 91-22-2752 6646




91-22-2784 0005


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Dr. A. K. Kohli did his graduation in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi University in 1974.  He joined Reactor Engineering Division, BARC after graduating from BARC Training School.  He did M. Tech in Design of Mechanical Equipment and Ph. D. on Tribology from IIT, Delhi.

In the beginning, he was involved in indigenous development of various components and sub-systems of refueling equipment for PHWRs & PFBR. He served as Head, PFBR Fuel Handling & Shipping Cask Group in Refueling Technology Division. He has carried out tribological studies on radiation resistant solid lubricants. He has many scientific papers to his credit. In 1996 he became Engineer-in-Charge, Consultancy Services & Mechanical Technologies of Technology Transfer and Collaboration Division of BARC before moving to Board of Radiation & Isotope Technology (BRIT) in 2001.

In BRIT as Senior GM - Engg. Design, QA & Customer Support he undertook design & development of various radiation technology equipment, innovative irradiators & radioactive material transport flasks. He has been instrumental in bringing up of large number of industrial scale radiation processing plants in the private sector in India. His sustained efforts have resulted in introduction of new products suitable for industrial irradiators in the country. He has participated in various IAEA assignments on safety, security and management of radiation sources. He has comprehensive knowledge of radiation & radioisotope technologies and has taken several new initiatives to enhance the performance of BRIT.

He is recipient of Indian Nuclear Society’s Outstanding Service Award-2009 for his contributions in the field of radiation & radioisotope related applications.

He is Member, Board of Strategic Studies of Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai.  He is also Visiting Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department of Kalasalingam University.

Dr. Kohli is currently the Chief Executive, BRIT and the President of The National Association for Applications of Radiation & Radioisotopes in Industry.




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