Disha Panchawadkar

I started my Master’s in Chemical Engineering for Energy and Environment at KTH in 2022. Before that, I worked in the steel industry for 1.5 years as a process engineer back in India. I am very interested in the current green evolution and the shift to renewable energy sources.


Currently studying for a Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from KTH, Stockholm. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in PetroChemical Engineering from India.

Fields: process engineering, batteries.

What is your role at SSES?

Student Ambassador

What is your previous work experience?

After my undergraduate graduation, I worked as a process engineer at JSW Steel, India, for 1.5 years.

Name one or several of your unexpected skills.

reading books for hours without stopping

What is the best thing about being part of SSES?

The work environment is very open, and working at SSES does not feel like a job!

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Perfect happiness is a notion I believe to be very farfetched. My idea would be to be content with one’s life.

Which living person do you most admire?

My parents

Which words or phrases do you most overuse?

You do you 😀

What is your motto?

Make the most of an opportunity and try to have no regrets.