Dr. Dayal T. Meshri (Ph.D. '61)
received his Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Idaho and did his post-doctoral work at Cornell University. He is the CEO of Advance Research Chemicals, one of the largest inorganic fluorine specialty chemical producers in the world. Recognized internationally as a leader in industrial fluorine chemistry, his current research includes high-energy lithium battery systems, biochemical drugs and wafer chips. In 2008, Meshri was inducted into University of Idaho Alumni Hall of Fame.