In Loving Memory of Dr. Narayan K. “NK” Mahale

Photo of Narayan MahaleDr. Narayan K. “NK” Mahale of The Woodlands, Texas, passed
away on September 7, 2021, at the age of 74.
NK was born on March 26, 1947, in Karwar, India, to Krishna
and Radha Mahale. He married his wife, Hema, on January 15,
1985, in Bombay, India.
He received his B. Tech. in Civil Engineering from IIT Bombay
in 1969. After graduating from IIT Bombay, he came to the
United States for graduate studies. He went on to receive his M.S.
in Aeronautics from Caltech in 1973 and his Ph.D. in physics
from Caltech in 1984. In addition to his love of science and
mathematics, he also loved finance, cooking, working in his
garden, and reading books.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Hema, their two sons
Vivek and Dilip, and numerous brothers, sisters, cousins, nieces
and nephews in his birth country of India. He was preceded in
death by his parents.

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