National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

National Institute of Technology,Kurukshetra

Dinesh Khanduja (Head of Department)
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph D (2003), NIT, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra
Area of Interest:
  • Six Sigma;
  • Entrepreneurship Development and Business Incubation;
  • TQM,
  • Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Composite Materials

 

Phone No.: (01744) 233455
Email: dineshkhanduja@yahoo.com; khandujad@nitkkr.ac.in
Dixit Garg
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D., 1997 REC Kurukshetra (Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra)
Area of Interest:
  • Area of interest: Operations and Quality Management, Just-in-Time, (JIT), Production Planning and Control, Manufacturing processes, Supply Chain Management, Green Supply Chain Management, Sustainability, Lean Manufacturing, Non-conventional Machining, Educational Planning, Industrial Engineering, Productivity, Entrepreneurship, Personality Development, Stress Management etc.
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Phone No.: 01744-233457, 09355211021
Email: dixitgarg@yahoo.co.in, dixitgarg1963@gmail.com, dixitgarg1@nitkkr.ac.in
Surjit Angra
Designation: Professor
Qualification: B.Sc(Engg.) Mech., M.Tech, Ph.D (Mech. Engg.)
Area of Interest:
  • Area of Interest - Tribology and Machine Design
Phone No.: 01744233556
Email: angrasurjit@yahoo.com
Puran Chandra Tewari
Designation: Professor
Qualification: B.Sc.(Math), B.E. (Industrial Engineering), U.O.R., Roorkee , M.E. (Mech. Engg.), U.O.R., Roorkee (I.I.T. Roorkee), Ph.D. (Mech. Engg.), Kurukshetra University.
Area of Interest:
  • Performance Evaluation and Optimization.
  • System Behavioral Analysis.
  • Decision Support System.
  • Maintenance Resource Allocation.
  • Quality, Reliability, Availability and Maintainability.
  • Quality Function Deployment.
  • Research Motivation & Challenges.
  • TotalProductive Maintenance.
  • TotalQuality Management.
Phone No.: 9896434963
Email: pctewari1@rediffmail.com pctewari@gmail.com
Hari Singh
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD (2001; RECK/KUK)
Area of Interest:
  •  Areas of Current Interest - The Areas of current interest include Unconventional Machining Processes, Advanced Welding, MMCs, Product and Process Improvement, Experimental Designs, Single and Multi-response Optimization, Mathematical Modeling
  • Research Activities - Supervising a number of research scholars for their PhD work in various emerging areas.
  • Future Plans of Academic and Research Activities
  • To extend research facilities in the newly developed AMT Lab of the Dept in the form of Hybrid Machining Processes
  • To encourage research scholars for selecting some manufacturing industry based research topics
Phone No.: Extn-458
Email: hsingh_nitk@rediffmail.com , hsinghfme@nitkkr.ac.in
Pankaj Chandna
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph D (Mechanical Engg)
Area of Interest:

Operations Management | Scheduling | Green Supply Chain Management | Flexible Manufacturing Systems | Ergonomics | Anthropometry etc.

Phone No.: 9896074922
Email: pchandna08@gmail.com
Vijay Kumar Bajpai
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:
  •  Current interest: Renewable energy resources, Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and air conditioning , Thermodynamics, IC Engines and gas turbines, Fluid Engineering, Steam and Power generations.   
  •  Research Activities: Use of solar energy in HVAC is being explored. Regeneration of Desiccant wheel by solar energy and optimization of its different parameters.
  •  Future plans:Planning to have a project on solar energy from MNRE and planning to develope  Centre of excellence in Renewable Energy Sources  in the Institute.

Phone No.: 01744-233460 , 9466435761
Email: vkbajpaifme@nitkkr.ac.in
Gian Bhushan
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph. D (2004, KU)
Area of Interest:

Research Areas: Tribology, Fluid Engineering, CAE

 

Phone No.: 01744-233463
Email: gbhushan@nitkkr.ac.in, aroragian@yahoo.com
Ajai Jain
Designation: Professor
Qualification: M.E.(Production & Industrial Systems Engg.) (univ. of Roorkee), PhD (Mechanical Engineering) (Kurukshetra University)
Area of Interest:
  • Design and operation of manufacturing systems, process planning, scheduling, Reconfigurable manufacturing systems, Advanced Machining Process (WEDM), Computer-Aided Manufacturing, Computer Integrated Manufacturing
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Phone No.: 911744233464
Email: ajayjainfme@nitkkr.ac.in
Vinod Kumar
Designation: Professor
Qualification: B.Sc(Engg.) Mech., M.Tech, Ph.D (Mech. Engg.)
Area of Interest:
  •  Areas of Current Interest :  Tribology, Machine Design.

  •  Research Activities : Guiding PG students in the above areas.

  •  Future Plans of Academic and Research activities: Nil

Phone No.: 01744233451
Email: mit_vkum@nitkkr.ac.in , vinodmittal0708@gmail.com
Meenu
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. Sept 2004, Kurukshetra University
Area of Interest:
  • Machine Vision(image processing, Image Analysis, Pattern Recognition), Artificial Neural Network, Genetic Algorithm, Taguchi Technique, Response Surface Methodology, Soft Computing Technique. (My future plans is the research in the area of  advanced optimization techniques) 
Phone No.: Extn.-466
Email: meenu_1625@ymail.com
Punit Kumar
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD (IIT Roorkee,2005); Master of Engineering (University of Roorkee,1999); Bachelor of Engineering (MNREC Allahabad, 1996),
Area of Interest:

Tribology

Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication

Magnetic Bearings

Rheology of Lubricants

Materials Engineering

Mathematical Modelling and Simulation

Powder Metallurgy

High Velocity Impact Analysis

Phone No.:
Email: punkum2002@yahoo.co.in / punitkumar@nitkkr.ac.in
Sandeep Singhal
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: PhD ( NIT, KURUKSHETRA)
Area of Interest:
  • Industrial Engg. & Management,
  • ERP,
  • SCM,
  • Facility Layout Planning,
  • Machining & Manufacturing,
  • Product Design & Development,
  • Entrepreneurship,
  • Productivity & Quality Management
  • Composites
Phone No.: 01744-233449
Email: sandeep_singhal_reck@rediffmail.com
Parveen Kumar Saini
Designation: Professor
Qualification: PhD (NIT Kurukshetra, 2008)
Area of Interest:
  • Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication
  • Numerical Analysis
  •  Noise Mapping
  •  Machine Design
Phone No.: 01744233469
Email: pksaini@nitkkr.ac.in
Nirmal Kant Singh
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: B. E. (IIT Roorkee), M. Tech. (IIT Kanpur), Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur)
Area of Interest:

Computational Fluid Dynamics, Large-Eddy Simulation & Direct Numerical Simulation of transitional and turbulent flows, Separation Control, Nuclear Heat Transfer

Phone No.: 01744233461, +91-9671200887
Email: nksinghfme@nitkkr.ac.in; kant.nirmal@gmail.com
Jaideep Gupta
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: MTECH
Area of Interest:
  • TRIBOLOGY
Phone No.: Extn.-201
Email: jaideep@nitkkr.ac.in
Rajiv Verma
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: M.Tech from university of Roorkee, Ph.D (submitted) from NIT Kurukshetra
Area of Interest:
  • Tribology, simulation of production systems
  • nonlinear dynamics
Phone No.: 8295868855
Email: rajivkkr@yahoo.com
Mahesh Kumar Gupta
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: M.E. (M/c Design), U.O.R., Roorkee
Area of Interest:
  • Machine Design, Mechanical Vibrations, Multi-body Dynamics, Computer Programming, Solid Modelling, CADD.
Phone No.: 01744 233467
Email: gupta_mk1@yahoo.co.in
Gulshan Sachdeva
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: PhD ( Heat exchanger analysis using CFD ) N.I.T. Kurukshetra 2010, M.Tech ( Solidification analysis of a casting using FEM ) N.I.T. Kurukshetra 2004
Area of Interest:
  • Ejector Cooling System, Vapor Absorption Refrigeration System, Solar Thermal Systems, Heat Exchangers, Numerical and computational Methods, Bio-gasifier
Phone No.: 017444-233469
Email: gulshan4you@gmail.com , gulshansachdeva@nitkkr.ac.in
Jatinder Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (Non-Traditional Machining), Thapar University Patiala (2009) M. E. (Industrial Engineering) from Thapar University, Patiala
Area of Interest:
  • Machining of Pure Titanium and its alloys
  • Machining of composite materials
  • Wire Electric Discharge Machining, USM
  • Surface Integrity evaluation in non-traditional machining
  • Statistical optimization of machining methods
Phone No.: 9813969976
Email: jatin.tiet@gmail.com , jatin.tiet@nitkkr.ac.in
Avadhesh Yadav
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. in 2012 from NIT Kurukshetra
Area of Interest:

Desiccant air-conditioning system, Phase change materials, Solar concentrator, Solar cooking, Low and high temperature applications of solar energy

 

Phone No.: 01744 233470
Email: avadheshyadava@nitkkr.ac.in , avadheshyadava@gmail.com
Dr. Joy Prakash Misra
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (IIT Roorkee) in 2014; M.Tech (IIT Roorkee) in 2009; B.Tech (KGEC, West Bengal) in 2007.
Area of Interest:
  • Machining Science

  • Advanced Manufacturing Processes 

  • Composite Materials

  • Optimization Techniques

Phone No.: +91-7206169697
Email: jpmisra@nitkkr.ac.in
Rajneesh .
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (Thermal Engineering)-2014, M.E. (Mechanical Engineering) 2004-2006, B.E. (Mechanical Engineering) 1999-2003

Area of Interest:
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Experimental Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Fuels, Engine Combustion and Emission
  • Liquid Desiccant Air Conditioning
  • Bio-energy
  • Waste to Energy

ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9190-7107

SCOPUS Author ID: 57189760039

Web of Science Researcher ID: AAF-8963-2020

Phone No.: +911744233522
Email: rajneesh41@gmail.com , rajneesh@nitkkr.ac.in
Satnam Singh
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (NIT Kurukshetra), M.Eng. - CAD/CAM and Robotics (Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab), B-Tech - Mechanical Engineering (Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra)
Area of Interest:
  • CAD/CAM
  • Robotics
  • Finite Element Modeling and Analysis
  • Fibre Reinforced Composites, Metal Matrix Composites, Fibre Metal Laminates
  • Design of Machine Elements
  • Design of Mechanisms
Phone No.: +91-8295855744
Email: satnam.nitkkr@gmail.com, satnamsingh@nitkkr.ac.in
Mukesh Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D N.I.T KURUKSHETRA (2019), M.Tech - CIDM(MECH) 2009-2011 N.I.T JAMSHEDPUR B.TECH- MECHANICAL 2005-2009 ,VINOBA BHAVE UNIVERSITY
Area of Interest:
  • Inventory Management in supply chain practicies, Inventory Models in supply chain, Operations Management, Supply chain management practices, Lean, Agile Supply chains.
Phone No.: 8950118762
Email: mk1650140@gmail.com , mk10@nitkkr.ac.in
Vikas Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. from National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra on
Area of Interest:
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Advance Machining
  • Design of Experiments
  • Parametric Optimization
  • Ultrasonic Machining
  • Friction Stir Welding
Phone No.: 01744233447
Email: 1. vikas.thermal@gmail.com 2. vikas.pec@nitkkr.ac.in
Lalit Thakur
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Tech. & Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, IIT Roorkee
Area of Interest:

Research Areas

  • Experimental Tribology and Nano-Materials Development.
  • HVOF & Plasma Sprayed Nanostructured Coatings for Corrosion and Wear Prevention of Engineering Components and Bio-Implants.
  • Wear and Corrosion Resistant Nanostructured Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Weld Claddings.
  • Friction Stir Welding & Processing of Al and Mg based Alloys and Composites.
  • Powder Metallurgy Functionally Graded Materials (FGMs) for Ballistic and Wear Resistance.
  • Ultrasonic Stir Casted High Performance Aluminium and Magnesium based Nano-Composites.
  • Ferro-Magnetic Nano-Lubricants for Tribological Applications

ORCID id : https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4983-8253

Phone No.:
Email: lalitthakur@nitkkr.ac.in
Rajesh Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: PhD, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi
Area of Interest:

CFD, Turbulence modelling, LES

Phone No.:
Email: rajeshkunwar@gmail.com, rajeshkr@nitkkr.ac.in
V S Nagendra Reddy B
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Pursuing Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur), M.Tech (IIT Kanpur, 2010), B.Tech (JNTUH, 2008)
Area of Interest:
  • Compliant Mechanisms, Solid Mechanics, Topology Optimization, Finite Element Analysis, Contact Mechanics and Hybrid Vehicles.
Phone No.: 01744-233107
Email: nagendra@nitkkr.ac.in
Dr. Chandrashekara M .
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D in Solar Energy and Master of Engineering (Thermal)
Area of Interest:
  • Interested Ph.D. Aspirants on Solar Energy are encouraged for discussion with me.
  • Solar drinking water purification technology developments in our nation.
  • Researchers are always encouraged for discussion with me on Solar Thermal Technology.
Phone No.:
Email: chandru3rvce@gmail.com
Abhishek Kamboj (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:

Composites & Machining

Phone No.: 9896383937
Email: kambojabhishek@gmail.com
Surinder Kumar (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:

Modeling and Machining of Composite Material

Phone No.: 8222890222
Email: surinder.asd@gmail.com
Neeraj Mehla (Non-regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D
Area of Interest:

Thermal Engineering

Phone No.: 9466095006
Email: neerajmehla471@gmail.com
Rohit Chauhan (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

Friction Stir Welding, Manufacturing Engineering, Material Science

Phone No.: 7404659628
Email: r.rohit558@gmail.com
Indu Saini (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

Design

Phone No.: 9991554854
Email: indu.saini9@gmail.com
Lokesh Mangla (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

INDUSTRIAL AND PRODUCTION ENGINEERING

Phone No.: 08607823663
Email: lokeshmangla93@gmail.com
Mukesh (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

INDUTRIAL & PRODUCTION ENGINEERING

Phone No.: +919466466460
Email: Mukeshgambhir7@gmail.com
Ravinder Singh (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

Manufacturing System Engineering

Phone No.: 9729020511
Email: SINGHRAVINDER728@GMAIL.COM
Sachin Kansal (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

MANUFACTURING, PRODUCTION

Phone No.: +919896771057
Email: sachinkansal14@gmail.com
Tarun Kumar (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

Production and Industrial Engineering

Phone No.: 9467616177
Email: arora.tarun4@gmail.com
Vindul Jain (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

Industrial Production

Phone No.: 9416227411
Email: vinduljain@gmail.com
Amit Sharma (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

CAD/CAM

Phone No.: 9034415454
Email: Amit751989@gmail.com
Atul Wadhwa (Non-Faculty)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

MANUFACTURING SYSTEM ENGG.

Phone No.: 9813050460
Email: atulwadhwa40@gmail.com
Arvind Kumar (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

Phone No.: 8950082982
Email: arvindmech123@gmail.com
Amit Goyal (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech.
Area of Interest:

PETROCHEMICAL DESIGNING

Phone No.: 9896860556
Email: bits2003goyal@gmail.com
Sandeep Kumar (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Tech
Area of Interest:

Thermal Engineering

Phone No.: 9416606382
Email: sandeepk.bhambhu@gmail.com