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Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sharma

Associate Professor

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Name : Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sharma
Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : 254730
Email ID : rajesh@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sharma
Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Date of Birth : 07/04/1967
Date of joining : 06/09/1995

Contact Details

Phone : 254730
Email ID : rajesh@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Tribology

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B. Tech. 1990 TKMCE Kollam-Kerala University Thiruvananthapuram
M. Tech. 1994 PAU Ludhiana
Ph. D. 2008 IIT Delhi

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Best M. Tech. Thesis Award 2nd Prize ISTE-GSFC 1994

Research Experience



Research Interests : Tribology, Design and Manufacturing
Brief Research Statement : Mainly working in the area of Hydrodynamic Lubrication

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
2006 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey An Investigation into the Validity of the Temperature Profile Approximations across the Film Thickness in THD Analysis of Infinitely Wide Slider Bearing, Vol. 1, pp. 19-24 Tribology Online Scopus
2008 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Thermohydrodynamic Analysis of Infinitely Wide Cycloidal Profiled Pad Thrust Bearing with Rough Surface and a Comparison to Plane Profiled pad, Vol. 20, pp.183-203 Lubrication Science Scopus
2008 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Influence of Surface Profile on Slider Bearing Performance, Vol. 2, pp. 265-280 Int. Journal of Surface Science and Engineering Scopus
2009 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Experimental studies of pressure distributions in finite slider bearing with single continuous surface profiles on the pads, Vol 42, pp. 1040-1045 Tribology International SCI
2010 S. Kango and R. K. Sharma Studies on the influence of surface texture on the performance of hydrodynamic journal bearing using power law model, Vol. 4 pp.505-524 Int. Journal of Surface Science and Engineering Scopus
2010 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Thermohydrodynamic Analysis of Elliptical Journal Bearing With Different Grade Oils, Vol. 43 pp. 1970-77 Tribology International SCI
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma A Study of Thermal Effects in an Offset Halves Journal Bearing Profile Using Different Grade Oils, Vol. 23 pp. 233-248 Lubrication Science Scopus
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Thermohydrodynamic Studies Based on Different Oils in Offset Halves Journal Bearings, Vol 23, pp. 375-392 Lubrication Science Scopus
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Investigations on the Thermal Effects in Non Circular Journal Bearings, Vol. 44, pp. 1765-1773 Tribology International SCI
2012 S. Kango , D. Singh and R. K. Sharma Numerical Investigation on the Influence of Surface Texture on the Performance of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing, Vol. 47, 469–482 Meccanica SCI
2013 Rakesh Sehgal , Amit Chauhan and R. K. Sharma An Experimental Investigation of Oil Film Temperatures in Elliptical Profile Journal Bearings, Vol. 8, pp. 1-6 Tribology online Scopus
2014 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Basics and applications of rapid prototyping medical models, Vol. 20 pp. 256 to 267 Rapid Prototyping Journal Scopus
2014 S. Kango , R. K. Pandey and R. K. Sharma Thermal Analysis of Microtextured Journal Bearing using non? Newtonian Rheology of Lubricant and JFO Boundary Conditions, Vol. 69, 19-29 Tribology International SCI
2014 S. Kango , R. K. Pandey and R. K. Sharma Comparative analysis of textured and grooved hydrodynamic journal bearing, Vol. 228, pp. 82 to 95 Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology Scopus
2014 Nitin Sharma, S. Kango , R. K. Sharma, and Sunil Investigations on the effects of surface texture on the performance of a porous journal bearing operating with couple stress fluids, Vol. 8, pp. 392-407 International Journal of Surface Science & Engineering Scopus
2014 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Investigating the Surface Roughness of SLS Fabricated Glass?Filled Polyamide Parts Using Response Surface Methodology, Vol 39, pp.9161-9179 Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering Scopus
2015 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Experimental investigation of SLS process for flexural strength improvement of PA? 3200GF parts, 30, pp. 644 to 653 Materials and Manufacturing Processes Scopus
2015 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Influence of Processing variables on dynamic mechanical response of Laser?Sintered Glass?Filled Polyamide, 30, pp. 1431 to 1441 Materials and Manufacturing Processes Scopus
2015 Sushant Negi and R. K. Sharma Determining the effect of sintering conditions on mechanical properties of laser sintered glass filled polyamide parts using RSM, 68, pp. 205-218 Measurement Scopus
2016 Sushant Negi and R. K. Sharma Study on shrinkage behaviour of laser sintered PA 3200GF specimens using RSM and ANN, 22, pp. 645-659 Rapid Prototyping Journal Scopus
2016 D. Priyadarshi and R.K. Sharma Optimization for Turning of Al-6061-SiC-Gr Hybrid Nanocomposites Using Response Surface Methodologies, 31, pp. 1342-1350 Materials and Manufacturing Processes Scopus
2016 D. Priyadarshi and R.K. Sharma Effect of type and percentage of reinforcement for optimization of the cutting force in turning of Aluminium matrix nanocomposites using response surface methodologies, 30, pp. 1095-1101 Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology Scopus
2016 Nitin Sharma, S. Kango , A. Tayal, R. K. Sharma, and Sunil Investigations on the influence of surface texturing on a couple stress fluid based journal bearing by using JFO boundary conditions, 59, pp. 579 - 584 Tribology Transactions SCI
2016 Nitin Sharma, R. K. Sharma, Sunil , and , S. Kango A comparative study for lubrication of surface textured porous journal bearing with two different non?Newtonian fluid models, 10, pp. 485 - 502 International Journal of Surface Science & Engineering Scopus
2016 S Sharma and R. K. Sharma Performance improvement of Savonius rotor using multiple quarter blades – A CFD investigation, 127, pp. 43 - 54 Energy Conversion and Management Scopus
2017 S Sharma and R. K. Sharma CFD investigation to quantify the effect of layered multiple miniature blades on the performance of Savonius rotor, 144, pp. 275 - 285 Energy Conversion and Management Scopus
2018 V. Jagota and R. K. Sharma Interpreting H13 steel wear behavior for austenitizing temperature, tempering time and temperature, 40, pp. 219 Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering Scopus
2019 Nitin Sharma, S. Kango , and R. K. Sharma, Adiabatic analysis of microtextured porous journal bearings functioned with power law fluid model, 233, pp. 1541-1553 Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology Scopus
2020 V. Jagota and R. K. Sharma Impact of austenitizing temperature on the strength behavior and scratch resistance of AISI H13 Steel (Accepted/ Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D Scopus
2020 V. Jagota and R. K. Sharma Wear volume prediction of AISI H13 die steel using response surface methodology and artificial neural network (Accepted) Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Sciences Scopus
2021 Vishal Jagota , Rajesh Kumar Sharma and Rakesh Sehgal Impact of austenitizing temperature on the wear behaviour of AISI H13 steel, 235 issue: 3, page(s): 564-574 Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology Scopus

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2005 Rajesh Sharma Effects of Contaminants on Bearing Performance, pp. 181-185 All India Seminar on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering held at NIT Kurukshetra NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey Comparative Study of Load Carrying Capacity and Power Loss in Cycloidal and Plane Pad Profiled Thrust Bearings, pp. 136-140 All India Seminar on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering held at NIT Kurukshetra NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey Thermohydrodynamic Analysis for Computation of Heat Transfer Components in Thrust Bearings – An Effect of Pad Surface Geometry, pp. 24-29 National Conference on Computational Methods in Mechanical Engineering held at Osmania University Hyderabad NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey Effect of Longitudinal Roughness on the Performance of Thermohydrodynamically Lubricated Slider Bearing – A Stochastic Roughness Model, pp. 269-275 12th NaCoMM held at IIT Guwahati NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey An Efficient Computation of Heat Transfer Components in Hydrodynamically Lubricated Thrust Bearing, pp. 893-897 14th ISME International Conference on Mechanical Engineering in Knowledge Age, held at Delhi College of Engineering NA
2006 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey Computation of Heat Transfer in Lubricated Thrust Bearing by using Lobatto Quadrature Technique, pp. 2237-2242 18th National & 7th ISHMT-ASME held at IIT Guwahati NA
2006 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey Energy Conservation Through Slider Bearing Having Single Continuous Cycloidal Surface Profile of Pad: A Comparative Study with Flat Face Pad, pp.47-48 IISc Bangalore NA
2007 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey THD Analysis of an Infinite Slider Bearing: An Investigation for the Validation of Polynomial Approximations in Energy Equation National Seminar on Soft Computing Methodology held at Ujjain Engineering College Ujjain NA
2008 D. Singh and R. Sharma Wear Rate Determination through Condition Monitoring of Used Oil: A case study for IC Engine Oil, pp. 288-294 NCMSTA’08 Conference held at NIT, Hamirpur NA
2008 A. Chauhan, R. Sehgal, R. Sharma Determination of mid-plane oil temperatures in offset-halves journal bearing profile using different oils, pp. 376-381 NCMSTA’08 Conference held at NIT, Hamirpur NA
2009 Rakesh Sehgal, Amit Chauhan, R. K. Sharma Development of a Test Rig for Experimental Investigation of Oil-Temperature in Some Non-Circular Journal Bearing Profiles Tribo India conference, IIT Delhi NA
2009 D. Singh and R. Sharma Modeling of Fluid Flow in Axial Groove of Journal Bearing Using Computational Fluid Dynamics, pp. 64-67 National Conference TACT-2009, NIT Hamirpur NA
2009 S. Kango and R. K. Sharma Influence of Surface Texturing on the Performance of Fluid Film Bearings commonly Adopted in Power Generation Industry, 255-260 National Conference TACT-2009, NIT Hamirpur NA
2009 R. K. Sharma Condition Monitoring Tools for Power Generating Units: A Case Study for Oil Analysis, pp. 93-99 National Conference TACT-2009, NIT Hamirpur NA
2011 Rakesh Sehgal, Amit Chauhan, R. K. Sharma An Experimental Investigation of Oil Film Temperatures in Elliptical Profile Journal Bearing, International Tribology Conference at Hiroshima NA
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, R. K. Sharma Analysis of an Offset-halves Journal Bearing using different grade oils National Tribology Conference (NTC) - 2011, IIT Roorkee NA
2011 Gaurav Agarwal, Amar Patnaik, and R.K. Sharma Three Body Abrasive wear behavior of long Glass fiber reinforced Epoxy composites ICAMMP, held at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur NA
2012 Sushant Negi and R.K. Sharma Rapid Prototyping Technology: Applications and Issues in Layered Manufacturing National Conference on Advancements in Mechanical Engineering and Energy Environment, SLIET Longowal NA
2012 Nitin Sharma, S. Dhiman and R.K. Sharma Influence of surface roughness on the fluid pressures of a couple stress based porous journal bearing National Conference on Advancements in Mechanical Engineering and Energy Environment, SLIET Longowal NA
2012 R.K. Sharma Influence of segmental roughness on the performance of Hydrodynamically lubricated porous bearings 4th International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science and Engineering ICPM4, Potsdam, Germany NA
2012 S. Kango and R. K. Sharma Thermal Analysis of Finite Journal Bearing with Spherical Surface Texturing International Conference on Industrial Tribology (ICIT-12), Pune NA
2013 Nitin Sharma, Sushant Negi, S. Kango, R.K. Sharma, and Sunil Experimental analysis of fluid film pressure distributions of a surface textured hydrodynamic journal bearing 3rd International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering CPIE-2013 held at NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 29-31 March, 2013 NA
2015 R. K. Sharma Gap between Skill of Engineering Gradaunts and Industry Requirements ISTE SAC on Challenges of Technical Education in Nation Building, Sept. 30-Oct 1, 2015 at NIT Hamirpur NA
2016 R. K. Sharma Comparative study based on oil condition monitoring in automobiles 4th International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering CPIE-2016 held at NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 19-21 Dec., 2016 NA

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date
Co-PI Govt Sponsored Strategic Role of Quality in Offering Competitive Positioning in MSMEs DST 01/01/2012 31/03/2015 9.32 Lac Completed Dr. Rajiv Kumar Sharma (PI) DST 31/03/2012
Co-PI Govt Sponsored Manufacture of pine needle based fiber boards/particle boards DST 01/04/2017 31/03/2020 40.77 Lac On going Dr. Bharti Gaur (PI) DST/SSTP/HP/481 02/02/2017

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)
Ph.D Amit Chauhan Experimental and Theoretical Investigations of the Thermal Behaviour of Some Non Circular Journal Bearing Profiles Awarded 2011 Main Supervisor-Dr. Rakesh Sehgal
Ph.D Gaurav Agrawal Thermo-mechanical properties and three body abrasive wear analysis of bidirectional and chopped glass, kevlar, carbon and glass – SiC reinforced epoxy composites Awarded 2015 Main Supervisor-Dr. Amar Patnaik
Ph.D Devinder Priyadarshi Development and Optimization of Machining and Wear of Aluminium Matrix Nanocomposites Awarded 2016
Ph.D Sushant Negi Parametric Optimization and Characterization of Selective Laser Sintered Glass Filled Polyamide Awarded 2016
Ph.D Saurabh Kango Studies of Journal Bearings Performance using Surface Textures/ Grooves and Non Newtonian Rheology of Lubricant Awarded 2016 Dr. R. K. Pandey, IIT Delhi
Ph.D Nitin Sharma Investigations on the influence of textures/roughness on the performance of porous journal bearing Awarded 2017 Dr. Sunil, NIT Hamirpur
Ph.D Sonu Sharma Analysis, Optimization and Design of a Modified Savonius Rotor Awarded 2018
Ph.D Vishal Jagota Impact of Heat Treatment on the wear behavior of AISI H13 tool steel Awarded 2021
Ph.D Vivek Singh Joined in 2019 Ongoing 2019
Ph.D Ritesh Sharma Joined in 2020 Ongoing 2020

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status
Automatic Wall painting System Application No. 201611015615 04/05/2016 Indian Patent Office Filled
Continuous Roller Garbage Collecting Machine Application No. 201911014051 04/04/2019 Indian Patent Office Filled

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/07/2009 >10 Years
Lecturer (Selection Grade) Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/07/2006 31/05/2009 02 Years 11 Months
Senior Lecturer Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 06/09/2000 30/06/2006 05 Years 10 Months
Lecturer Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 06/09/1995 05/09/2000 05 Years
Assistant Professor College of Agricultural Engineering, PAU Ludhiana 28/02/1995 05/09/1995 06 Months
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/06/2009 30/06/2009 01 Month

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
Controller Institute Vehicles NIT Hamirpur 01/01/1998 03/01/2000
Faculty Incharge (Purchase) NIT Hamirpur 04/02/2008 11/02/2010
Chairman Senate Post Graduate Committee (SPGC) NIT Hamirpur 11/02/2010 09/02/2011
Chief Warden (Hostels) NIT Hamirpur 27/10/2010 08/10/2012
Head of Department Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 28/08/2012 14/10/2014
Controller Transport NIT Hamirpur 22/06/2014 08/03/2018
Nodal Officer Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan (RAA) NIT Hamirpur 21/10/2015 07/05/2018
Deputy Registrar (Administration) NIT Hamirpur 08/03/2018 01/03/2019
Associate Dean (FDP & CPDA) NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2019 30/04/2020
Departmental Counsellor (Student Counselling Board) Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2019 18/12/2019
Associate Dean (Faculty Activities and Supports) NIT Hamirpur 30/04/2020 15/09/2020
Associate Dean (Research Projects & Collaborations, Start-up) NIT Hamirpur 15/09/2020
Coordinator, National Innovation and Startup Policy (NISP) NIT Hamirpur 22/09/2020
Nodal Officer (Skill India) NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2020
Nodal Officer (Legal) NIT Hamirpur 06/04/2021

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year
Lecture Series Optimization Methods in Engineering. Lecture Notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering Springer Neeraj Kumar, Rahul Kumar Prajapati, Rajesh Kumar Sharma, Santram Chauhan 9811545499 2020

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
Rapid Prototyping Technology Development and Application AP Goyal Shimla University Shimla 2017 Plenary Lecture in International Conference "Recent Advances and Research Innovations in Engineering and Technology" on 18-11-2017
Expert Lecture on Rapid Prototyping Technology JNGEC Sundernagar 2016 National Workshop "Engineering Materials and Advance Manufacturing Processes on 01-10-2016
Need of Science and Mathematics Learning in School Education Abhilashi College Ner Chowk 2017 One Day State Level Conference on Roll of Teachers in Quality Education organized by HP Headmaster and Principal Association on 26-02-2017
Numerical Approach to Solve Partial Differential Equations Beant College of Engg. and Technology Gurdaspur 2016 FDP on Modelling and Simulations organized by BCET Gurdaspur on 17-06-2016
Vehicular Noise and its Impact on Human Beings Gulzar Group of Institutes Khanna 2018 FDP on Advanced Technology in Automobiles with its Impact on Environment and Applications of Renewable Resources of Energy at Khanna on 16-05-2018
Impact of surface modifications on bearing performance Sonepat campus of IIT Delhi 2019 TEQIP-III sponsored course on "Surface Texturing for Green Technologies" 25th-29th March 2019 at Sonepat campus of IIT Delhi on 27-03-2019
The impact of surface texturing on tribological aspects. NIT Jalandhar 2020 Lecture delivered on 5th January 2020 in the STC on Advancements in Manufacturing and Material Processing – AMMP w.e.f. 2-6 January 2020.
Influence of surface texture on bearing performance NIT Jalandhar 2020 Lecture delivered on 5th January 2020 in the STC on Advancements in Manufacturing and Material Processing – AMMP w.e.f. 2-6 January 2020.
Machinery Noise and its impact on human beings PAU Ludhiana 2020 Lecture delivered on 13th March 2020
Influence of surface treatment on the performance of designed Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 26th August 2020 in the TEQIP-III sponsored one week short-term course on How to define Research Problems and Solving Methods in Sustainable Design, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering organized by NIT Silchar from 24th to 28th August 2020.
Oil based Condition Monitoring Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 15th September 2020 in the TEQIP-III sponsored one-week eSTC on Computational and Experimental Studies on Failure of Materials organized by NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 13th to 17th September, 2020
Wear and Failure of Mechanical Systems Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 19th September 2020 in the TEQIP-III sponsored one-week online Short-Term Course on Future Scope in Engineering Materials & Tribology organized by NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 15th to 19th September, 2020
Rapid Prototyping in Biomedical Applications Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 26th November 2020 in the e-Workshop on Technology, Innovations and Challenges in Rapid Product Manufacturing, organized w.e.f. 23-27 Nov 2020, by DoME, NIT Hamirpur
Role Played by Rapid Prototyping Processes in Product Development Online 2020 Lecture delivered on 28th November 2020 in the AICTE Sponsored Short Term Training Program "Advanced Manufacturing and Materials" organized w.e.f. 23-28 Nov 2020, by Department of Mechanical Engineering, JSSATE, Noida
Effect of surface modifications on the performance of tribological contacts online 2020 Expert lecture delivered on 7th Dec. 2020 in the AICTE Sponsored Short Term Training Program "Advanced Manufacturing and Materials" organized w.e.f. 07-12 Dec 2020, by Department of Mechanical Engineering, JSSATE, Noida
Wear and Means of Early Failure Detection of Mechanical Systems online 2021 Expert lecture delivered on 6th Jan. 2021 in the TEQIP-III Online STTP on “Basics of Tribology and Its Industrial Engineering Applications (BTIEA-2021)” during 04-08 Jan 2021 organized by SVNIT Surat
Oil Analysis-An Effective Condition Monitoring Tool Online 2021 Lecture delivered on 23rd March 2021 in the e-Workshop on Condition Monitoring and Industrial Automation (CMIA-2021), organized w.e.f. 22-26 March 2021, by DoME, NIT Hamirpur
Need of Innovation to become Self-reliant Online 2021 Guest lecture delivered on 30th March on request of Nimbus Team Medextrous

Consultancy



Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status
Vetting and checking of Structural Design, Drawing and Mechanical work of Mini Areal Ropeways - Sky cycling & Burma Bridge Palampur Dr. Pardeep Kumar, Dr. R. S. Banshtu 70800 Completed

International and National Exposure



Sr.No. Title Description
1 Presented a Paper "Influence of segmental roughness on the performance of hydrodynamically lubricated porous bearings" 4th International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science and Engineering w.e.f. June 17-22, 2012, Potsdam, Germany

Conferences/Courses Organized



Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc Short Term Course Fundamentals of Tribology NIT Hamirpur 09/07/2007 20/07/2007 Coordinator
conference National Conference National Conference on Mechanism Science: Theory to Application (NCMSTA-08) NIT Hamirpur 13/11/2008 14/11/2008 Organizing Secretary
workshop Workshop Workshop and Training Program on Altair HyperWorks NIT Hamirpur 06/09/2010 10/09/2010 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Condition Monitoring of Plant and Machinery NIT Hamirpur 21/06/2010 25/06/2010 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Condition Monitoring of Plant and Machinery NIT Hamirpur 17/07/2013 21/07/2013 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Engineering Measurements NIT Hamirpur and CTR Ludhiana 16/12/2013 20/12/2013 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Fundamentals of Tribology NIT Hamirpur 26/05/2014 30/05/2014 Coordinator
stc Short Term Training Programme Fitter, Turner, Machinist, Tool & Die Maker NIT Hamirpur 30/06/2014 05/07/2014 Coordinator
stc Short Term Training Programme Welding Technology NIT Hamirpur 07/07/2014 12/07/2014 Coordinator
stc Short Term Training Programme Mechanic Motor Vehicle, Diesel Mechanic NIT Hamirpur 14/07/2014 19/07/2014 Coordinator
workshop e-Workshop Innovation and Entrepreneurship NIT Hamirpur 28/12/2020 01/01/2021 Coordinator

Profile Summary

Last Update: 11/04/2021 12:25pm
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Name : Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sharma
Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D.
Phone : 254730
Email ID : rajesh@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-rajesh-kumar-sharma-
Date of Birth : 07/04/1967
Date of Joining : 06/09/1995

Specialization

Tribology

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B. Tech. 1990 TKMCE Kollam-Kerala University Thiruvananthapuram
M. Tech. 1994 PAU Ludhiana
Ph. D. 2008 IIT Delhi

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/07/2009 >10 Years
Lecturer (Selection Grade) Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/07/2006 31/05/2009 02 Years 11 Months
Senior Lecturer Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 06/09/2000 30/06/2006 05 Years 10 Months
Lecturer Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 06/09/1995 05/09/2000 05 Years
Assistant Professor College of Agricultural Engineering, PAU Ludhiana 28/02/1995 05/09/1995 06 Months
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/06/2009 30/06/2009 01 Month

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
Controller Institute Vehicles NIT Hamirpur 01/01/1998 03/01/2000
Faculty Incharge (Purchase) NIT Hamirpur 04/02/2008 11/02/2010
Chairman Senate Post Graduate Committee (SPGC) NIT Hamirpur 11/02/2010 09/02/2011
Chief Warden (Hostels) NIT Hamirpur 27/10/2010 08/10/2012
Head of Department Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 28/08/2012 14/10/2014
Controller Transport NIT Hamirpur 22/06/2014 08/03/2018
Nodal Officer Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan (RAA) NIT Hamirpur 21/10/2015 07/05/2018
Deputy Registrar (Administration) NIT Hamirpur 08/03/2018 01/03/2019
Associate Dean (FDP & CPDA) NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2019 30/04/2020
Departmental Counsellor (Student Counselling Board) Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2019 18/12/2019
Associate Dean (Faculty Activities and Supports) NIT Hamirpur 30/04/2020 15/09/2020
Associate Dean (Research Projects & Collaborations, Start-up) NIT Hamirpur 15/09/2020
Coordinator, National Innovation and Startup Policy (NISP) NIT Hamirpur 22/09/2020
Nodal Officer (Skill India) NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2020
Nodal Officer (Legal) NIT Hamirpur 06/04/2021

Research Experience

Research Interests : Tribology, Design and Manufacturing
Brief Research Statement : Mainly working in the area of Hydrodynamic Lubrication

Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date
Co-PI Govt Sponsored Strategic Role of Quality in Offering Competitive Positioning in MSMEs DST 01/01/2012 31/03/2015 9.32 Lac Completed Dr. Rajiv Kumar Sharma (PI) DST 31/03/2012
Co-PI Govt Sponsored Manufacture of pine needle based fiber boards/particle boards DST 01/04/2017 31/03/2020 40.77 Lac On going Dr. Bharti Gaur (PI) DST/SSTP/HP/481 02/02/2017

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2006 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Tribology Online An Investigation into the Validity of the Temperature Profile Approximations across the Film Thickness in THD Analysis of Infinitely Wide Slider Bearing, Vol. 1, pp. 19-24 Scopus
2008 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Lubrication Science Thermohydrodynamic Analysis of Infinitely Wide Cycloidal Profiled Pad Thrust Bearing with Rough Surface and a Comparison to Plane Profiled pad, Vol. 20, pp.183-203 Scopus
2008 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Int. Journal of Surface Science and Engineering Influence of Surface Profile on Slider Bearing Performance, Vol. 2, pp. 265-280 Scopus
2009 R. K. Sharma and R. K . Pandey Tribology International Experimental studies of pressure distributions in finite slider bearing with single continuous surface profiles on the pads, Vol 42, pp. 1040-1045 SCI
2010 S. Kango and R. K. Sharma Int. Journal of Surface Science and Engineering Studies on the influence of surface texture on the performance of hydrodynamic journal bearing using power law model, Vol. 4 pp.505-524 Scopus
2010 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Tribology International Thermohydrodynamic Analysis of Elliptical Journal Bearing With Different Grade Oils, Vol. 43 pp. 1970-77 SCI
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Lubrication Science A Study of Thermal Effects in an Offset Halves Journal Bearing Profile Using Different Grade Oils, Vol. 23 pp. 233-248 Scopus
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Lubrication Science Thermohydrodynamic Studies Based on Different Oils in Offset Halves Journal Bearings, Vol 23, pp. 375-392 Scopus
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, and R. K. Sharma Tribology International Investigations on the Thermal Effects in Non Circular Journal Bearings, Vol. 44, pp. 1765-1773 SCI
2012 S. Kango , D. Singh and R. K. Sharma Meccanica Numerical Investigation on the Influence of Surface Texture on the Performance of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing, Vol. 47, 469–482 SCI
2013 Rakesh Sehgal , Amit Chauhan and R. K. Sharma Tribology online An Experimental Investigation of Oil Film Temperatures in Elliptical Profile Journal Bearings, Vol. 8, pp. 1-6 Scopus
2014 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Rapid Prototyping Journal Basics and applications of rapid prototyping medical models, Vol. 20 pp. 256 to 267 Scopus
2014 S. Kango , R. K. Pandey and R. K. Sharma Tribology International Thermal Analysis of Microtextured Journal Bearing using non? Newtonian Rheology of Lubricant and JFO Boundary Conditions, Vol. 69, 19-29 SCI
2014 S. Kango , R. K. Pandey and R. K. Sharma Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology Comparative analysis of textured and grooved hydrodynamic journal bearing, Vol. 228, pp. 82 to 95 Scopus
2014 Nitin Sharma, S. Kango , R. K. Sharma, and Sunil International Journal of Surface Science & Engineering Investigations on the effects of surface texture on the performance of a porous journal bearing operating with couple stress fluids, Vol. 8, pp. 392-407 Scopus
2014 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering Investigating the Surface Roughness of SLS Fabricated Glass?Filled Polyamide Parts Using Response Surface Methodology, Vol 39, pp.9161-9179 Scopus
2015 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Materials and Manufacturing Processes Experimental investigation of SLS process for flexural strength improvement of PA? 3200GF parts, 30, pp. 644 to 653 Scopus
2015 Sushant Negi, S. Dhiman and R. K. Sharma Materials and Manufacturing Processes Influence of Processing variables on dynamic mechanical response of Laser?Sintered Glass?Filled Polyamide, 30, pp. 1431 to 1441 Scopus
2015 Sushant Negi and R. K. Sharma Measurement Determining the effect of sintering conditions on mechanical properties of laser sintered glass filled polyamide parts using RSM, 68, pp. 205-218 Scopus
2016 Sushant Negi and R. K. Sharma Rapid Prototyping Journal Study on shrinkage behaviour of laser sintered PA 3200GF specimens using RSM and ANN, 22, pp. 645-659 Scopus
2016 D. Priyadarshi and R.K. Sharma Materials and Manufacturing Processes Optimization for Turning of Al-6061-SiC-Gr Hybrid Nanocomposites Using Response Surface Methodologies, 31, pp. 1342-1350 Scopus
2016 D. Priyadarshi and R.K. Sharma Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology Effect of type and percentage of reinforcement for optimization of the cutting force in turning of Aluminium matrix nanocomposites using response surface methodologies, 30, pp. 1095-1101 Scopus
2016 Nitin Sharma, S. Kango , A. Tayal, R. K. Sharma, and Sunil Tribology Transactions Investigations on the influence of surface texturing on a couple stress fluid based journal bearing by using JFO boundary conditions, 59, pp. 579 - 584 SCI
2016 Nitin Sharma, R. K. Sharma, Sunil , and , S. Kango International Journal of Surface Science & Engineering A comparative study for lubrication of surface textured porous journal bearing with two different non?Newtonian fluid models, 10, pp. 485 - 502 Scopus
2016 S Sharma and R. K. Sharma Energy Conversion and Management Performance improvement of Savonius rotor using multiple quarter blades – A CFD investigation, 127, pp. 43 - 54 Scopus
2017 S Sharma and R. K. Sharma Energy Conversion and Management CFD investigation to quantify the effect of layered multiple miniature blades on the performance of Savonius rotor, 144, pp. 275 - 285 Scopus
2018 V. Jagota and R. K. Sharma Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering Interpreting H13 steel wear behavior for austenitizing temperature, tempering time and temperature, 40, pp. 219 Scopus
2019 Nitin Sharma, S. Kango , and R. K. Sharma, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology Adiabatic analysis of microtextured porous journal bearings functioned with power law fluid model, 233, pp. 1541-1553 Scopus
2020 V. Jagota and R. K. Sharma Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D Impact of austenitizing temperature on the strength behavior and scratch resistance of AISI H13 Steel (Accepted/ Scopus
2020 V. Jagota and R. K. Sharma Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Sciences Wear volume prediction of AISI H13 die steel using response surface methodology and artificial neural network (Accepted) Scopus
2021 Vishal Jagota , Rajesh Kumar Sharma and Rakesh Sehgal Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology Impact of austenitizing temperature on the wear behaviour of AISI H13 steel, 235 issue: 3, page(s): 564-574 Scopus

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2005 Rajesh Sharma All India Seminar on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering held at NIT Kurukshetra Effects of Contaminants on Bearing Performance, pp. 181-185 NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey All India Seminar on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering held at NIT Kurukshetra Comparative Study of Load Carrying Capacity and Power Loss in Cycloidal and Plane Pad Profiled Thrust Bearings, pp. 136-140 NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey National Conference on Computational Methods in Mechanical Engineering held at Osmania University Hyderabad Thermohydrodynamic Analysis for Computation of Heat Transfer Components in Thrust Bearings – An Effect of Pad Surface Geometry, pp. 24-29 NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey 12th NaCoMM held at IIT Guwahati Effect of Longitudinal Roughness on the Performance of Thermohydrodynamically Lubricated Slider Bearing – A Stochastic Roughness Model, pp. 269-275 NA
2005 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey 14th ISME International Conference on Mechanical Engineering in Knowledge Age, held at Delhi College of Engineering An Efficient Computation of Heat Transfer Components in Hydrodynamically Lubricated Thrust Bearing, pp. 893-897 NA
2006 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey 18th National & 7th ISHMT-ASME held at IIT Guwahati Computation of Heat Transfer in Lubricated Thrust Bearing by using Lobatto Quadrature Technique, pp. 2237-2242 NA
2006 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey IISc Bangalore Energy Conservation Through Slider Bearing Having Single Continuous Cycloidal Surface Profile of Pad: A Comparative Study with Flat Face Pad, pp.47-48 NA
2007 R. K. Sharma and R. K. Pandey National Seminar on Soft Computing Methodology held at Ujjain Engineering College Ujjain THD Analysis of an Infinite Slider Bearing: An Investigation for the Validation of Polynomial Approximations in Energy Equation NA
2008 D. Singh and R. Sharma NCMSTA’08 Conference held at NIT, Hamirpur Wear Rate Determination through Condition Monitoring of Used Oil: A case study for IC Engine Oil, pp. 288-294 NA
2008 A. Chauhan, R. Sehgal, R. Sharma NCMSTA’08 Conference held at NIT, Hamirpur Determination of mid-plane oil temperatures in offset-halves journal bearing profile using different oils, pp. 376-381 NA
2009 Rakesh Sehgal, Amit Chauhan, R. K. Sharma Tribo India conference, IIT Delhi Development of a Test Rig for Experimental Investigation of Oil-Temperature in Some Non-Circular Journal Bearing Profiles NA
2009 D. Singh and R. Sharma National Conference TACT-2009, NIT Hamirpur Modeling of Fluid Flow in Axial Groove of Journal Bearing Using Computational Fluid Dynamics, pp. 64-67 NA
2009 S. Kango and R. K. Sharma National Conference TACT-2009, NIT Hamirpur Influence of Surface Texturing on the Performance of Fluid Film Bearings commonly Adopted in Power Generation Industry, 255-260 NA
2009 R. K. Sharma National Conference TACT-2009, NIT Hamirpur Condition Monitoring Tools for Power Generating Units: A Case Study for Oil Analysis, pp. 93-99 NA
2011 Rakesh Sehgal, Amit Chauhan, R. K. Sharma International Tribology Conference at Hiroshima An Experimental Investigation of Oil Film Temperatures in Elliptical Profile Journal Bearing, NA
2011 Amit Chauhan, Rakesh Sehgal, R. K. Sharma National Tribology Conference (NTC) - 2011, IIT Roorkee Analysis of an Offset-halves Journal Bearing using different grade oils NA
2011 Gaurav Agarwal, Amar Patnaik, and R.K. Sharma ICAMMP, held at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur Three Body Abrasive wear behavior of long Glass fiber reinforced Epoxy composites NA
2012 Sushant Negi and R.K. Sharma National Conference on Advancements in Mechanical Engineering and Energy Environment, SLIET Longowal Rapid Prototyping Technology: Applications and Issues in Layered Manufacturing NA
2012 Nitin Sharma, S. Dhiman and R.K. Sharma National Conference on Advancements in Mechanical Engineering and Energy Environment, SLIET Longowal Influence of surface roughness on the fluid pressures of a couple stress based porous journal bearing NA
2012 R.K. Sharma 4th International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science and Engineering ICPM4, Potsdam, Germany Influence of segmental roughness on the performance of Hydrodynamically lubricated porous bearings NA
2012 S. Kango and R. K. Sharma International Conference on Industrial Tribology (ICIT-12), Pune Thermal Analysis of Finite Journal Bearing with Spherical Surface Texturing NA
2013 Nitin Sharma, Sushant Negi, S. Kango, R.K. Sharma, and Sunil 3rd International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering CPIE-2013 held at NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 29-31 March, 2013 Experimental analysis of fluid film pressure distributions of a surface textured hydrodynamic journal bearing NA
2015 R. K. Sharma ISTE SAC on Challenges of Technical Education in Nation Building, Sept. 30-Oct 1, 2015 at NIT Hamirpur Gap between Skill of Engineering Gradaunts and Industry Requirements NA
2016 R. K. Sharma 4th International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering CPIE-2016 held at NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 19-21 Dec., 2016 Comparative study based on oil condition monitoring in automobiles NA

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year
Lecture Series Neeraj Kumar, Rahul Kumar Prajapati, Rajesh Kumar Sharma, Santram Chauhan Optimization Methods in Engineering. Lecture Notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering Springer 9811545499 2020

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
Ph.D Amit Chauhan Experimental and Theoretical Investigations of the Thermal Behaviour of Some Non Circular Journal Bearing Profiles Awarded 2011 Main Supervisor-Dr. Rakesh Sehgal
Ph.D Gaurav Agrawal Thermo-mechanical properties and three body abrasive wear analysis of bidirectional and chopped glass, kevlar, carbon and glass – SiC reinforced epoxy composites Awarded 2015 Main Supervisor-Dr. Amar Patnaik
Ph.D Devinder Priyadarshi Development and Optimization of Machining and Wear of Aluminium Matrix Nanocomposites Awarded 2016
Ph.D Sushant Negi Parametric Optimization and Characterization of Selective Laser Sintered Glass Filled Polyamide Awarded 2016
Ph.D Saurabh Kango Studies of Journal Bearings Performance using Surface Textures/ Grooves and Non Newtonian Rheology of Lubricant Awarded 2016 Dr. R. K. Pandey, IIT Delhi
Ph.D Nitin Sharma Investigations on the influence of textures/roughness on the performance of porous journal bearing Awarded 2017 Dr. Sunil, NIT Hamirpur
Ph.D Sonu Sharma Analysis, Optimization and Design of a Modified Savonius Rotor Awarded 2018
Ph.D Vishal Jagota Impact of Heat Treatment on the wear behavior of AISI H13 tool steel Awarded 2021
Ph.D Vivek Singh Joined in 2019 Ongoing 2019
Ph.D Ritesh Sharma Joined in 2020 Ongoing 2020

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status
Automatic Wall painting System Application No. 201611015615 04/05/2016 Indian Patent Office Filled
Continuous Roller Garbage Collecting Machine Application No. 201911014051 04/04/2019 Indian Patent Office Filled

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc Short Term Course Fundamentals of Tribology NIT Hamirpur 09/07/2007 20/07/2007 Coordinator
conference National Conference National Conference on Mechanism Science: Theory to Application (NCMSTA-08) NIT Hamirpur 13/11/2008 14/11/2008 Organizing Secretary
workshop Workshop Workshop and Training Program on Altair HyperWorks NIT Hamirpur 06/09/2010 10/09/2010 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Condition Monitoring of Plant and Machinery NIT Hamirpur 21/06/2010 25/06/2010 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Condition Monitoring of Plant and Machinery NIT Hamirpur 17/07/2013 21/07/2013 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Engineering Measurements NIT Hamirpur and CTR Ludhiana 16/12/2013 20/12/2013 Coordinator
stc Short Term Course Fundamentals of Tribology NIT Hamirpur 26/05/2014 30/05/2014 Coordinator
stc Short Term Training Programme Fitter, Turner, Machinist, Tool & Die Maker NIT Hamirpur 30/06/2014 05/07/2014 Coordinator
stc Short Term Training Programme Welding Technology NIT Hamirpur 07/07/2014 12/07/2014 Coordinator
stc Short Term Training Programme Mechanic Motor Vehicle, Diesel Mechanic NIT Hamirpur 14/07/2014 19/07/2014 Coordinator
workshop e-Workshop Innovation and Entrepreneurship NIT Hamirpur 28/12/2020 01/01/2021 Coordinator

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
Rapid Prototyping Technology Development and Application AP Goyal Shimla University Shimla 2017 Plenary Lecture in International Conference "Recent Advances and Research Innovations in Engineering and Technology" on 18-11-2017
Expert Lecture on Rapid Prototyping Technology JNGEC Sundernagar 2016 National Workshop "Engineering Materials and Advance Manufacturing Processes on 01-10-2016
Need of Science and Mathematics Learning in School Education Abhilashi College Ner Chowk 2017 One Day State Level Conference on Roll of Teachers in Quality Education organized by HP Headmaster and Principal Association on 26-02-2017
Numerical Approach to Solve Partial Differential Equations Beant College of Engg. and Technology Gurdaspur 2016 FDP on Modelling and Simulations organized by BCET Gurdaspur on 17-06-2016
Vehicular Noise and its Impact on Human Beings Gulzar Group of Institutes Khanna 2018 FDP on Advanced Technology in Automobiles with its Impact on Environment and Applications of Renewable Resources of Energy at Khanna on 16-05-2018
Impact of surface modifications on bearing performance Sonepat campus of IIT Delhi 2019 TEQIP-III sponsored course on "Surface Texturing for Green Technologies" 25th-29th March 2019 at Sonepat campus of IIT Delhi on 27-03-2019
The impact of surface texturing on tribological aspects. NIT Jalandhar 2020 Lecture delivered on 5th January 2020 in the STC on Advancements in Manufacturing and Material Processing – AMMP w.e.f. 2-6 January 2020.
Influence of surface texture on bearing performance NIT Jalandhar 2020 Lecture delivered on 5th January 2020 in the STC on Advancements in Manufacturing and Material Processing – AMMP w.e.f. 2-6 January 2020.
Machinery Noise and its impact on human beings PAU Ludhiana 2020 Lecture delivered on 13th March 2020
Influence of surface treatment on the performance of designed Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 26th August 2020 in the TEQIP-III sponsored one week short-term course on How to define Research Problems and Solving Methods in Sustainable Design, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering organized by NIT Silchar from 24th to 28th August 2020.
Oil based Condition Monitoring Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 15th September 2020 in the TEQIP-III sponsored one-week eSTC on Computational and Experimental Studies on Failure of Materials organized by NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 13th to 17th September, 2020
Wear and Failure of Mechanical Systems Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 19th September 2020 in the TEQIP-III sponsored one-week online Short-Term Course on Future Scope in Engineering Materials & Tribology organized by NIT Jalandhar w.e.f. 15th to 19th September, 2020
Rapid Prototyping in Biomedical Applications Online Mode through Google meet 2020 Lecture delivered on 26th November 2020 in the e-Workshop on Technology, Innovations and Challenges in Rapid Product Manufacturing, organized w.e.f. 23-27 Nov 2020, by DoME, NIT Hamirpur
Role Played by Rapid Prototyping Processes in Product Development Online 2020 Lecture delivered on 28th November 2020 in the AICTE Sponsored Short Term Training Program "Advanced Manufacturing and Materials" organized w.e.f. 23-28 Nov 2020, by Department of Mechanical Engineering, JSSATE, Noida
Effect of surface modifications on the performance of tribological contacts online 2020 Expert lecture delivered on 7th Dec. 2020 in the AICTE Sponsored Short Term Training Program "Advanced Manufacturing and Materials" organized w.e.f. 07-12 Dec 2020, by Department of Mechanical Engineering, JSSATE, Noida
Wear and Means of Early Failure Detection of Mechanical Systems online 2021 Expert lecture delivered on 6th Jan. 2021 in the TEQIP-III Online STTP on “Basics of Tribology and Its Industrial Engineering Applications (BTIEA-2021)” during 04-08 Jan 2021 organized by SVNIT Surat
Oil Analysis-An Effective Condition Monitoring Tool Online 2021 Lecture delivered on 23rd March 2021 in the e-Workshop on Condition Monitoring and Industrial Automation (CMIA-2021), organized w.e.f. 22-26 March 2021, by DoME, NIT Hamirpur
Need of Innovation to become Self-reliant Online 2021 Guest lecture delivered on 30th March on request of Nimbus Team Medextrous

Consultancy


Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status
Vetting and checking of Structural Design, Drawing and Mechanical work of Mini Areal Ropeways - Sky cycling & Burma Bridge Palampur Dr. Pardeep Kumar, Dr. R. S. Banshtu 70800 Completed

International and National Exposure


Sr.No. Title Description
1 Presented a Paper "Influence of segmental roughness on the performance of hydrodynamically lubricated porous bearings" 4th International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science and Engineering w.e.f. June 17-22, 2012, Potsdam, Germany

Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Best M. Tech. Thesis Award 2nd Prize ISTE-GSFC 1994