Dr Pranesh Chatterjee has earned undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in civil engineering and subsequently a doctorate in engineering from Jadavpur University, India.

Dr Chatterjee took up a post-doctoral fellowship in structural mechanics at Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven in Belgium and then was selected as prestigious Pierse Newman Scholar at University College Dublin in Ireland.

He is working as Manager of Plasticity and Tribology group at Tata Steel Europe in the Netherlands. He is active in research and publication of research works.