Praveen Kumar Gorakavi (born May 24, 1989) is an Indian Scientist, Chemical Engineer, Inventor and consultant, recognized as a polymath and former child prodigy for his works in a spectrum of fields of Science and Engineering since childhood.
Gorakavi's innovations span multiple scientific fields. He has developed a low-cost artificial limb, products for water purification, food storage, biofuel synthesis, low-cost mechanical brailler and propellant from paraffin.
Since 2003, Praveen has been actively developing several innovations ranging over a wider fields of Science & Engineering, of which 27 technologies (as of October 2017) were commercialized in collaboration with various companies of international reputation and government departments. These works of Praveen, directly or indirectly, touches an estimate of 1,000,000 people annually, across 4 continents.
Few of the high impact disruptive innovations are mentioned under.
27Commercialized Technologies |13 National level Grants |7+Fortune500 companies| 5Governments|4Continents
Praveen and co-awardees with The President of India