National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Faculty

Name : Parveen Kumar Saini
Designation : Professor
Qualification : PhD (NIT Kurukshetra, 2008)
Current Address :

H.No. 657, Sector-7, Urban Estate, Kurukshetra

Phone 1 (office) : 01744233469
Phone 2 (office) : 01744228880
Email : pksaini@nitkkr.ac.in

Area Of Interest :

  • Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication
  • Numerical Analysis
  •  Noise Mapping
  •  Machine Design

Experience :

  • Teaching: 23 Years
  • R & D Organization / Industry: 

Other :

 Research Publications -  

  • Journals: 
    • Saini P. K., “A Modeling Paradigm for Product Specific Design Analysis Integration,” Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 1240, No. 012122, pp 1-9, 2019. (Scopus Indexed)
    • Garg N., Gandhi L., Kumar A., Kumar P. and Saini P.K., “Measurement Uncertainty in Airborne Sound Insulation and Single-Number Quantities Using Sound Pressure and Sound Intensity Approaches,” Noise Control Engr. J., vol.  64 (2), pp. 153-169, March-April 2016     ( SCIE Journal).
    • Sharma S.K., Saini P. K. and Samria N.K., “Computational Modeling of Temperature Field and Heat Transfer Analysis for the Piston of Diesel Engine with and without Air Cavity”, Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (JJMIE), Vol. 9, Issue 2, pp 139-147, 2015.(Scopus Indexed)
    • Garg N., Mangal S. K., Saini P. K., Dhiman P., and Maji S., “Comparsion of ANN and analytical models for traffic noise modeling and predictions,”  Journal of Acoustics Australia, Spriger, vol.  43 , pp. 179-189, 2015( SCIE Journal) .
    • Garg N., Kumar A., Saini P. K. and Maji S., A retrospective view of ambient noise standards in India: Status and Proposed Revisions”,  Noise Control Engr. J., vol.  63 (3), pp. 266-278, May-June 2015 ( SCIE Journal).
    • Sharma S.K., Saini P. K. and Samria N.K., “Thermo-Mechanical Analysis of AV1 Diesel Engine Piston Using FEM”, Journal of Advanced Engineering Research, Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 23-28, 2015.
    • Sharma S.K., Saini P. K. and Samria N.K., “Experimental Thermal Analysis of Diesel Engine Piston and Cylinder Wall”, Hindwai Journal of Engineering, Vol. 2015, pp. 1-10. (Scopus Indexed)
    • Sharma S.K., Gupta A. K., Saini P. K. and Samria N.K., Computational Modeling for Thermal Analysis of AV1 Diesel Engine Valve using FEM,” International Journal of Smart Business and Technology, Vol.2, No.2, 2014.
    • Kushwaha M. and Saini P. K., “An Analytical Approach to Reduce the Stress Concentration Around A Circular Hole in A Functionally Graded Material Plate Under Axial Load”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, http://www.scientific.net, Vols. 592-594, pp. 985-989, 2014. .(Scopus Indexed)
    • Saini P.K. and Agarwal T., “Stress Concentration Around Countersunk Hole in Isotropic Plate Under Transverse Loading,” International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial and Mechatronics Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 12, pp.1849-1855, 2014.
    • Saini P. K. and Kushwaha M., “Stress Variation around a Circular Hole in Functionally Graded Plate under Bending”, International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial and Mechatronics Engineering, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 532-536, 2014.
    • Sharma S.K., Saini P. K. and Samria N.K., “Modelling and analysis of radial thermal stresses and temperature field in diesel engine valves with and without air cavity”, International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 111-123, 2013.
    • Sharma M., Dahiya M., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “Application of Artificial Neural Network for Modelling of Traffic Noise on Roads in Delhi”, IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), Second International Conference on Emerging Trends in engineering (SICETE),  Dr. J.J. Magdum College of Engineering, Jaysingpur, pp. 31-36.
    • Saini, P.K., Kumar, P. and Tandon, P., “Surface Roughness Effects in EHL Line Contacts Using Couple Stress Fluid”, Proc. IMeche, Part J: J. Engineering Tribology, vol.222, pp. 151-155, 2008. ( SCIE J Journal)
    • Kumar P., Saini P. K. and Tandon P., “Transient EHL Analysis  of Involute Spur Gear Using Couple Stress Fluid”, Proc. IMeche, Part J: J. Engineering Tribology, vol.221, issue J6, pp. 743-754, 2007. ( SCIE Journal)
    • Saini P. K., Kumar P. and Tandon P., “Design and Analysis of Radially Tapered Disk Springs with Parabolically Varying Thickness”, Proc. IMeche, Part C: J. Mechanical Engineering Science, vol.221, issue C2, pp. 151-158, 2007. ( SCIE Journal)
    • Saini P. K., Kumar P. and Tandon P., “Thermal EHL Characteristics of Couple Stress Fluids in Rolling/Sliding Line Contacts”, Proc. IMeche, Part J: J. Engineering Tribology, vol.221, issue J2, pp. 141-153, 2007. ( SCIE Journal )
  • International/National Conferences / Seminar / Symposia etc.: 
    • Dhiman N. K. , Singh B., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “Design of Optimal Noise Barrier for Metropolitan Cities” , Proc. 6th  International Conference on Production and Industrial  Engineering (CPIE-2019), June 8-10, 2019, NIT Jalandhar.
    • B. Singh B., Dhiman N. K., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “Can Noise Level Measurements Be Done Through Smart-Phones?” , 6th International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering (CPIE-19), June 8-10, 2019, NIT Jalandhar.
    • Garg N., Singh B., Dhiman N. K., and Saini P. K., “Accuracy of Short-Term and Temporal Noise Monitoring Strategies in Indian Perspectives”, Proc. 1st National Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering – 2019 (NCAME-2019), March 16,  2019, NIT Delhi.
    • Dhiman N. K. , Singh B., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “ Implications of Smartphone Technology in Environmental Noise Monitoring in Indian Perspectives” , Proc. 1st National Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering – 2019(NCAME-2019), March 16,  2019, NIT Delhi.
    • B. Singh B., Dhiman N. K., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “Environmental Noise Pollution Monitoring and Assessment: Strategies and Implications”, 2nd International Conference on New Frontiers in Engineering Science & Technology (NFEST-19), February 18-22, 2019, NIT, Kurukshetra.
    • P. K. Saini,  P. Kumar, N Garg, and M. Dahiya, Traffic Noise Models: Need for a Validated Model Indian Scenario, Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering (NCRAME – 2017), June 02-03, 2017 organized by NIT, Kurukshetra, Vol. 1, pp 431-432.
    • L.Gandhi, P.Kumar, P.K. Saini, Modelling of Artificial Neural Networks to get sound insulation of gypsum board panels, Proceedings of National Conference on “Advances in Chemical and Environmental Engineering.”, April 22-23,2016 held at NIT Jalandhar.
    • Arif, P. Kumar, P. K. Saini, “Development of an Environment Impact Assessment model for Road Traffic Noise Predictions”, Proceeding of National Conference on Advances in Chemical and Environmental Engineering., April 22-23, 2016 held at NIT Jalandhar.
    • Arif, P. Kumar, P. K. Saini, “Review of Environmental Impact Assessment Models for Road Traffic Noise,” Proceedings of National Conference on Advances in Chemical and Environmental Engineering., April 22-23, 2016 held at NIT Jalandhar.
    • S. K. Sharma , P.K.  Saini and  P. Kumar,  “Analysis of Temperature and  Thermal Stresses in Functionally Graded Diesel Engine”,  Proceeding of 2nd International Conference on Advancements and Recent Innovation in Mechanical, Production and Industrial Engineering: (ARIMPIE-2016), April  15-16,  2016 organised by  ISTE and Institution of Mechanical Engineers and ITS Engg. College, Greater Noida, PP. 77-82.
    • L.Gandhi, P.Kumar, P.K. Saini, Application of Artificial Neural Networks in predicting sound insulation of sandwich partition panels, Proceeding of National Conference on “Statistics and Analytical Methods in Production and Industrial Engineering.”, March 11-12,2016 held at PEC Chandigarh.
    • N Garg, L Gandhi, K Soni, A Kumar, P. Kumar and P. K. Saini, A Novel approach for reducing measurement uncertainty in airborne sound insulation and single-number quantities, Proceedings 9th International Conference on Advances in Metrology, 22nd to 23rd February, 2016 at CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, India, P-041, Page 77.
    • Kumar S. and Saini P. K., “Reduction of Stress in a plate having an elliptic hole by optimizing the Poisson's ratio of the plate,” Mechanical Engineering Graduate Research Symposium (MEGRES15) organized by Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay from Mar. 21, 2015, Paper ID: 15MEGRES DES06, pp. 20-21.
    • Kumar S. and Saini P. K., “Study of Stress Concentration in Bones due to Nutrient Foramen Holes,” International Conference on Multifunctional Materials, Structures and Applications organized by Moti Lal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad from Dec. 22-24, 2014, pp. 127-130.
    • Garg N., Sangwan S., Saini P. K. and Maji S., “Development of Modified Principal Road Traffic Noise Models for Delhi City,” Proc. of International Conference on Recent Trends & Challenges in Civil Engineering organized by Moti Lal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad from Dec. 12-14, 2014, pp. 312-317.
    • Sangwan S., Garg N., Saini P. K., Ansari A. F., Khan A. U. and Maji S., “A Sound Power Level Based Source Model for Road Traffic Noise Predictions,” Proc. of International Conference on Recent Trends & Challenges in Civil Engineering organized by Moti Lal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad from Dec. 12-14, 2014, pp. 318-323.
    • Sangwan S., Garg N., Saini P. K., Saxena T. K. and Maji S., Development of Road Traffic Noise Prediction Model based on sound power level of vehicles,” National Symposium on Instrumentation (NSI-39) organized by Instrument Society of India Department of Instrumentation Indian Institute of Science Bangalore Faculty of Engg. & Technology, Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, October 15-17, 2014.
    • Kushwaha M. and Saini P. K., “An Analytical Approach to Reduce the Stress Concentration Around A Circular Hole in A Functionally Graded Material Plate Using Power- Law Index”, Proc. of National Conf. on RTCET organized by NIT, Hamirpur, May 29, 2014.
    • Chauhan R., Saini P. K., Garg N. and Saxena T. K., “A GA based model for traffic noise modelling and predictions”, Proc. of 3rd National Conference on Advances in Metrology, Admet-2014 organized by Thapar University, Patiala, pp. 238-239, 2014.
    • Garg N., Maji S., Chauhan R. and Saini P. K., “Modified principal traffic noise models for Delhi roads”, Proceedings of International conference on Innovation in Design, Manufacturing and Concurrent Engineering , IDMC-2014 organized by N. I.T. Rourkela, pp. 91-96, from March 1-3, 2014.
    • Chauhan R., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “Applications of soft computing skills in traffic noise modeling and predictions”, Proceedings of International conference on Innovation in Design, Manufacturing and Concurrent Engineering, IDMC-2014, organized by N. I.T. Rourkela, pp. 97-102, from March 1-3, 2014.
    • Sharma S.K., Saini P. K. and Samria N.K., “Thermal Analysis of AVI Disel Engine Valve using FEM”, Proc. of 7th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies organized by Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology SD India, Panipat,  pp. 75-80, 16th November, 2013.
    • Dahiya M., Panchal R., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “An Artificial Neural Network Model for Traffic Noise Predictions”, Proceedings of International conference on Research and Innovation in Mechanical Engineering, ICRIME-2013, organized by Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana, pp. 587-595, from October 24-26, 2013. .(Scopus indexed Print ISBN 978-81-322-1858-6  Online ISBN978-81-322-1859-3 Series Print ISSN2195-4356 Series Online ISSN2195-4364 published by springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-1859-3 Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)).
    • Panchal R., Saini P. K. and Garg N., “A Multi-Linear Regression Approach in Modelling Traffic Noise”, Proceedings of International conference on Research and Innovation in Mechanical Engineering, ICRIME-2013, organized by Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana, pp. 547-554 , from October 24-26, 2013. .(Scopus indexed Print ISBN 978-81-322-1858-6  Online ISBN978-81-322-1859-3 Series Print ISSN2195-4356 Series Online ISSN2195-4364 published by springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-1859-3 Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)).
    • Saini P.K., “On the Effect of Starvation in EHL Rolling/Sliding Line Contacts Lubricated With Couple Stress Fluids,”  Proc. of International Conference on Aerospace, Mechanical, Automotive and Materials Engineering organized by World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology in Paris from Aug. 24-27, 2011,Issue 80, Part-IX, pp. 1335-1340.
    • Saini P.K. and Kumar P., “A Surface Pitting Life Model for EHL Contacts using a Mixture of Newtonian and Power Law Fluids,” Proc. of  the 13th Nordic Symposium on Tribology (NORDTRIB 2008)  organized by Tampere University of Technology Tampere, Finland from June 10-13, 2008.
    • Saini P.K., Tandon P and Rao P.V.M., “An Approach to Integrate Design and Analysis Phases in the Product Development Cycle”, Proc. of  All India Seminar on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering organized by National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra from March 29-30, 2005, pp.9-13.

 Awards  

  • Best Paper Award in International conference on Research and Innovation in Mechanical Engineering, ICRIME-2013, organized by Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana, pp. 587-595, from October 24-26, 2013.

 Membership of Professional Societies

  • Life Member of The Institution of Engineers (India), Membership No.: M-143263-4
  • Life Member of Tribology Society of India, Membership No.: 4196 
  • Life Member of The Indian Society of Technical Education, India Membership No.: LM-28620      

 Ph.D Supervised -  

  • Completed - 01   
  • In progress   -   01

 M.Tech Dissertations -  

  • Completed - 22  
  • In progress   -   01

 Sponsored R & D Projects -    -

 Contribution -  

  • Prof-In Charge, Examination Cell, NIT Kurukshetra (June 2019 – Continue)
  • Registrar, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra served for 3 years from Aug. 2015 to Aug. 2018.
  • Program Officer, National Service Scheme, NIT Kurukshetra (April 2011 – 2015)
  • Prof-In Charge, Institute Time Table , NIT Kurukshetra (April 2011 – September 2013)
  • Dy. Prof-In Charge, Institute Time Table , NIT Kurukshetra (May 2008 – April 2011)
  • Prof-In Charge, Annual Reports , NIT Kurukshetra (December 2008 – April 2011)
  • Prof-In Charge, Mech. Soc., NIT Kurukshetra (December 2010 – April 2012)
  • Teacher-In Charge, AVA Club , NIT Kurukshetra (June 2006 – December 2008)