[B.Tech, EE, ‘68, H3] Shreehari (Raja) Marathe has 25 years of IT experience and 8 years experience in working with farmers in Maharashtra. He graduated from IIT Bombay with a B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering in 1968 and received his Ph.D. degree from Rice University, USA in 1973. He made design contributions to the first Param Supercomputer while working as Professor at NIBM. Dr Marathe is well known in Maharashtra for his work on ground-based cloud seeding. He lives in Pune.