National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Faculty

Name : Puran Chandra Tewari (Head of Department)
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.
Current Address :

CB-08, N.I.T. Campus, Kurukshsetra, 136119, Distt Kurukshetra, Haryana

Phone 1 (office) : 9896434963
Phone 2 (office) :
Email : pctewari1@rediffmail.com pctewari@gmail.com

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.

Experience :

 31+ Years at U.G. & P.G. Level

 

Sr. No.

Name of Institution

Position

From

To

Department

i

R.E.C. Kurukshetra

Lectrurer

23.05.1988

28.09.2004

Department of Mechanical Engg. NIT Kurukshetra

ii

N.I.T. Kurukshetra

Assistant Prof.

30.09.2004

31.12.2005

Department of Mechanical Engg. NIT Kurukshetra

iii

N.I.T. Kurukshetra

Associate Prof.

01.01.2006

31.12.2009

Department of Mechanical Engg. NIT Kurukshetra

Iv

N.I.T. Kurukshetra

Professor

01.01.2010

Till Date

Department of Mechanical Engg. NIT Kurukshetra

Other :

Specialization

  • Industrial and Production Engineering

Research Projects Guided

  • B. Tech. Projects Completed- 35+

Ph. D. / M.Tech. Thesis Guided 

  • M.Tech. Thesis Completed    - 28 

  • M.Tech. Thesis in progress   - 02

  • Ph.D. Thesis Awarded           -12

  • Ph.D. Thesis in progress      - 07

Subjects Taught:

  • Quality & Reliability Management
  • Process Planning and Control
  • Statistical Quality Control & Reliability
  • Work Study & Ergonomics

Workshop/STC/SDP/FDP attended:

  • Chaired a Technical Session, presented a Research Paper and felicitated with “Best Presentation Award” in International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2016)  at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 18th August to 19th August, 2016.
  • Panel Expert in Confederation of Indian Industry (C.I.I.), Haryana Annual Session and Panel Discussion on “Realizing Make in India by Building Competitiveness, “Fostering Industry Academia Connect” held at Gurugram (Haryana) on 20th March, 2017.
  • Participated as Guest of Honors for Valedictory Function and Best Research Paper Award Ceremony in 2nd International Conference on “Futuristic Trends in Engineering and Management (ICFTEM-2014)” at G.I.T.M., Bilaspur, Yamunanagar on 4th May, 2014.
  • Participated as Academia Expert in Workshop on “Industry Academia Partnership in Haryana –Vision- 2040” held at Y.M.C.A. Faridabad on 8th Feb. 2017.
  • Participated in International Workshop on Sustainable Energy, Power and Propulsion (ISEPP-2018), held at NIT Kurukshetra on 18-22 March, 2018.
  • Participated in "Professional Development Training (PDT)" under TEQIP-III held during June 24-28, 2019 at Indian Institute of Management, Kashipur, Uttrakhand
  • 2nd International Conference on New Frontiers in Engineering, Science & Technology (NFEST 2019), NIT Kurukshetra, February 18th – 22nd, 2019
  • National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering (NCRAME 2017), NIT Kurukshetra, June 02nd – 03rd, 2017.

Workshop/STC/SDP/FDP organized:

  • Conducted Faculty Development Program for the Faculty of Haryana Engineering College, Jagadhri (Yamunanagar) on 16th Feb., 2013.
  • Chief Coordinator of Two Days Workshop on “Research Methodology and Manuscript Writing” from 9th April -10th April, 2016.

 

  Ph.D. Thesis Supervised (Awarded / In-Progress)

Sr. No.

Name of Research Scholar and Ph.D. Regd. No.

Title of Thesis

Status (Submitted/

Awarded)

Date of Submission/

Ph.D award

 

 

As Main/Co Supervisor

 
  1.  

Rajiv Khanduja

2K05-NITK-1067

DEVELOPMENT OF DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM AND PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION FOR VARIOUS OPERATING UNITS OF A PAPER PLANT

Awarded

25 Feb, 2010

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Sanjeev Kumar

2K05-NITK-1064

PAERFORMANCE ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION OF SOME OPERATING SYSTEMS OF A FERTILIZER PLANT

Awarded

18 March, 2010

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Sorabh Gupta

2K06-NITK-1108M

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION AND RESOURCE ALLOCATION OF VARIOUS SYSTEM OF A THERMAL POWER PLANT

Awarded

05 April, 2010

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Sanjay Kajal

2K08-NITK-1188

`PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF MAINTENANCE STRATEGIES NFOR VARIOUS OPERATING SYSTEM IN PROCESS INDUSTRY

Awarded

20 June, 2013

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Ajay Kumar

Regn. 09421002

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION AND SELECTION OF SOME OPERATING SYSTEMS IN PROCESS INDUSTRIES

Awarded

09 Dec, 2014

Co-Supervisor

 
  1.  

Ravinder Kumar

Regn. 09421008

AVAILABILITY AND ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF COAL FIRED POWER PLANR USING NON-TRADITIONAL OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUE

Awarded

29 June, 2015

Co-Supervisor

 
  1.  

Amit Gupta

2K09-NITK-1257

DEVELOPMENT OF DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR OPTIMAL SELECTION OF INVENTORY POLICY FOR INDIAN AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

Awarded

26 March 2015

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Parveen Kumar

2K11-NITK-1406

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION, ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION OF SOME REPAIRABLE SYSTEMS IN PROCESS INDUSTRIES

 

Awarded

25 Oct., 2017

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Pardeep Kumar

2K12-NITK-1422

AVAILABILITY IMPROVEMENT THROUGH SIX SIGMA: AN INTEGRATIVE APPROACH IN PROCESS INDUSTRY

 

Awarded

12 Dec., 2017

Co-Supervisor

 
  1.  

Sandeep Kumar

2K12-NITK-1471

STUDIES ON INDUCTION HARDENING OF Fe-Cr/Mo ALLOYS PROCESSED VIA POWDER METALLURGY ROUTE

 

Awarded

17 Dec., 2017

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Rajiv Kumar

2K12-NITK-1470

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION, AVAILABILITY ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION OF VARIOUS REPAIRABLE SYSTEMS OF A TEXTILE INDUSTRY

 

 

Awarded

21 Dec., 2017

Main Supervisor

 
  1.  

Kapil Mittal

2K15-NITK-PhD-6150038

INTEGRATING SHAININ SYSTEM AND FUZZY MADM APPROACH FOR PROCESS IMPROVEMENT: SOME EVALUATIOINS

Submitted

July, 2018

Co-Supervisor

 

 

 M.Tech Thesis Supervised (Awarded / In-Progress)

Sr.No

Title of Dissertation

Name of Student/ Regd. No.

Year of Award

1

Implementation of ISO 9000 Q.M.S. : A case study of Shivalik Bimetal Controls Limited

Arunkumar

2010

2

Development of Computerized Maintenance Management System For a Process Industry

R.S. Ronald

2010

3

Integration of Reverse Supply Chain Management With Business Process Reengineering For a Gear Manufacturing Unit

R. Aswan Kumar

2010

4

Critical review and analysis of JIT elements in Banking sector: A case study

Mandeep Kumar

2011

5

Development of Computerized Maintenance Management System For A Thermal Power Plant

Jitender Kumar

2011

6

Development of CMMS for Fertilizer Plant

Rajiv Kumar

2012

7

Critical analysis of JIT elements in a service sector

ViyatVarun

2012

8

Critical Review and Analysis of Just In Time Elements In Health Care Sector:  A Case Study

Mahender Singh Kaswan

2013

9

Critical Review and Analysis of Just In Time Elements in Manufacturing

Sector: A Case Study

Parveen Kumar

2014

10

Computerized Maintenance Management System A critical literature review

Amrik Singh

2015

 

11

Computerized maintenance

Management system

A critical literature review

Rahul Dahiya

2015

12

Development of Decision Support System for JIT

Implementation in Manufacturing Sector

RishabhRanjan

2016

13

Computerized maintenance

Management system

A critical Literature review

PawanVerma

2016

14

Development of Computerized Maintenance Management Information System of a Sugar Industry

Rahul Yadav

2017

15

Knowledge Based System For Implementation Of Just In Time Technique In Various Industries

DikshaKamboj

2017

16

Development of Knowledge Based System for JIT Implementation in Manufacturing Sector

MohitTyagi

2018

17

Application of Value Engineering for Cost Reduction and Feature Enhancement: A Case Study on Van Platform

Chandra Vijay Kumar

2019

         

Administrative / Academic Responsibilities

Sr. No.

Assignment/Designation

Academic year

1.

President Sports (Boys)

(Worked as Head of the Physical Education & Sports Section, N.I.T. Kurukshetra for three and half years)

2013-2016

2.

Warden of New PG Hostel/Hostel-8

2010-2011

3.

Dy. Professor-in-charge(IIIC/ Extension Lectures)

2011-2013

4.

Professor-in-charge(Hindi Languages & Moral Education)

2017-2018

5.

Academic Support for weak students as reqd. by N.P.I.U under TEQIP-II Cell

2013-14

6.

Smooth Functioning of the SSSA

 ( Member of Advisory Committee )

2016-17

7.

Coordinate the Conduct of Heartfulness Workshop

(As Coordinator)

2017-18

8.

Programme Officer, NSS

2010-11

9.

Member DRC

2010-2019

10.

Member DAC

2010-2019

11.

Member BOS

2010-2019

 

Awards:

  • Red Cross Society Award for Blood Donation Activities at N.I.T. Kurukshetra.
  • National, State & District Level Awards won in Badminton.
  • Unique Activity Award by M.T.F.C. Rohtak (Haryana) for promoting Basic Education amongst poor and needy children.
  • Eminent Engineering Personality Award by Institution of Engineers (India), Haryana State Centre for outstanding contribution in the field of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Won 7th Haryana State Veteran Badminton Championship, 2014-2015, organized by Haryana Badminton Association, Haryana
  • Won 1st Karnal Open Badminton Championship-2016, organized by OM Sports Academy, Karnal.
  • Chaired a Technical Session, presented a Research Paper and felicitated with “Best Presentation Award” in International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2016) at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 18th August to 19th August, 2016.
  • Won All India Inter NIT Badminton Tournament for Faculties and Officers, held at SVNIT Surat from 24th-26th Dec., 2016 and also honored with the “Best Player of the Tournament Award”.
  • 'Eminent Engineer Award' by R.P. Educational Trust, Karnal for his outstanding         contribution in the field of Academics in Mechanical Engineering on Engineer's Day, 15th September 2017
  • Won Inter IIT Alumni Badminton Championship in Senior Men’s Doubles Category held on 24th and 25th March, 2018 at Noida.
  • Won 7th Haryana State Veteran’s Badminton Championship 2018 held at Faridabad from 25th to 27th Dec., 2018
  • Represented Haryana State Badminton Team in “43rd Indian Masters (Veteran) National Badminton Championship-2018-19” held at Peddem Sports Complex, Mapusa, Goa from 28th Jan.to 3rd Feb., 2019.
  • Lifetime Achievement Awardfor striving excellence in the field of Engineering Education & Researchin the 2nd International Scientist Awards Function on Engineering, Science and Medicine, by the VDGOOD Professional Association on 16th & 17th November 2019 at Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh).
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Memberships of Professional Bodies:

  • Life Member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE)                                     
  • Indian Society for Theoretical & Applied Mechanics (ISTAM)
  • Member of U.G.C. Expert Committee for Selection/ Promotion of Faculty Members in year 2009.
  • Member of U.G.C. Expert Committee for the allocation of Academic and Research Grants in year 2009
  • Member of Board of Governors for Baddi University of Emerging Science and Technology, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh.
  • Member of Board of Studies for .
  • Member of Expert Committee for A.I.C.T.E. New Delhi for the Session 2017-18.

Publications:

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