YOUNGSTOWN,OH–Award winning professor Dr. Irfan A. Khan of Youngstown State University passed away on April 20, 2015 according to a notice published atwww.vindy.com. He was born in India in 1946 and moved to Pakistan in 1947.
Dr. Khan came to the United States under the east west scholarship and received a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Hawaii in 1974. He then received a Ph.D in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University in 1977 and joined the Civil Engineering Deptartment at Youngstown State University the same year and retired in 2008. During his tenure, he received Distinguished Professor awards in 1981, 1984, and 1998.
In 2002, he was awarded outstanding professor of the year in Civil Engineering. In 1987, he published a book “Fluid Mechanics.”