Malvinder Singh Rooprai

Technical Consultant - Asia Pacific Region, Kuraray

Malvinder Singh Rooprai, based out of New Delhi – INDIA, works for Trosifol® PVB Division of Kuraray India Pvt. Ltd as Technical Consultant (Asia-Pacific region) Kuraray acquired the Glass Laminating Solutions (GLS) business of DuPont in June 2014. He works on finite element modeling of laminated glass for analyzing the effects of viscoelastic behavior of polymeric interlayers on the structural performance of laminated glass panels in architectural applications. He has provided consulting reports on structural performance of laminated glass to Architects and Façade Engineers and Structural consultants on some of the mega projects in the region like Shanghai Tower in China and World One in Mumbai – India. He has presented papers on laminated glass with Ionomer interlayers in events like GPD, World of Facades (India) & Façade Design and Engineering Conference and presented in similar events in Singapore.

He has worked as a Structural & Façade Engineer for nearly 6 years with a façade fabrication company (formerly a subsidiary of  DLF Ltd) in India. He did his Masters in Structural Engineering from Thapar University, Patiala – India and did his dissertation work on Wind Load Modeling in Tall Rectangular Buildings including Interference effects by Artificial Neural Networks.