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Prof. Sunand Kumar

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Prof. Sunand Kumar joined Regional Engineering College Hamirpur, HP (now National Institute of Technology Hamirpur) as Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering on August 31,1995 & presently working as Professor with effect from July 27, 2007. .He has been a part of the institute administration in the capacity as Dean of Students Welfare , Dean of Faculty Welfare , Chief Warden of Hostels, Nodal Officer (Legal)and many other important assignments since joining.He has been the Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering four times and also of the Department of Management Studies for some time. He has published more than 120 research papers in the national/international journals and conferences of repute in the country and abroad as well. He has visited Spain, United States (Orlando and Virginea Beach) and United Kingdom (London) and presented his research papers. he is a fellow of the Institution of Engineers (FIE), Life member of Indian Society for Technical Education and Society of Automotive Engineers INDIA. (SAEINDIA). He has guided four Ph.D scholars and eight M.Tech. students for dissertation. His specialization is Industrial Engineering and areas of interest are : reliabilty and system modelling, Ergonomics, TQM and Supply Chain Management.

Name : Prof. Sunand Kumar
Designation : Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D (Mechanical Engineering)
Phone : 254724
Email ID : sunand@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Prof. Sunand Kumar
Designation : Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D (Mechanical Engineering)
Date of Birth : 08/05/1960
Date of joining : 31/08/1995

Contact Details

Phone : 254724
Email ID : sunand@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Mechanical Engineering

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B.Sc. Engg. (Mechanical Engineering) First Division with Hons. 1982 Regional Engineering College Calicut (Calicut University)
M.E. (Mechanical Engineering) with First Division 1986 Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (Panjab University)
Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering 1999 Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra (Kuurukshetra University)

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Best ISTE Chapter Award( Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh State) ISTE ISTE 2000

Research Experience



Research Interests : Reliabilty and System Modelling, Ergonomics, TQM and Supply Chain Management.
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Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
1997 Sunand Kumar and G.D. Bansal Nucleate Pool Boiling Heat Transfer from Two In-Line Cylinders Having Different Heat Flux Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India) Vol. 75,May,pp 26, 1994
1996 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Behavioural Analysis of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery Process in a Urea Fertilizer Plant International Journal of Microelectronics and Reliability Vol. 36, No. 5, pp. 671 - 673, 1996
1997 Sunand Kumar , N.P.Mehta Dinesh Kumar Steady Stae Behaviour and Maintenance Planning of Desulphurization System in a Urea Fertilzer Olant International Journal of Microelectronics and Reliabilty Vol. 37. No.6. pp. 949 — 953 ,1997
1999 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Maintenance Management for Ammonia Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant International Journal of Management and Systems (IJOMAS) Vol. 15, No. 3, pp 211 - 224, 1999
2000 Sunand Kumar, Dinesh Kumar & N.P. Mehta Probabilistic Analysis of Desulphurization System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Journal of the Institution of Engineers (INDIA) Vol. 80, pp. 135 - 139, March 2000
2002 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Stochastic Behaviour and Maintenance Planning of CO Conversion System in a Urea Plant International Journal of Management and Systems Vol. 18, No. 3, pp 235 - 248, September - December 2002
2006 Sharma R.K., Dr. Sunand Kumar Off Line Quality Control Using Taguchi's Parametric Design Journal of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering Volume 35(7), pp: 5-10, (2006)
2006 Sharma R. K., Gupta Sunand K Achieving Productivity and Quality Through Kaizen- A Case Study Journal of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering Volume 35, pp: 19-22, (2006)
2007 Dr. Sunand Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari & Dr. Rajiv Sharma Simulated Availability of CO2 Cooling System in a Fertilizer Plant Journal Of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering Vol. 36, No. 10, pp. 19-23, Oct. 2007
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Availability Analysis of Ammonia Synthesis System in a Fertilizer Plant Journal of Industrial Engneering International Vol.5, No. 9, pp. 14-26, 2009, ISSN: 1735-5702
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Behavioural Availability for Decarbonation System of a Fertilizer Plant International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Technology Vol. 1, No.1-2, pp.51-61, 2008
2008 Rajiv Sharma and Sunand Kumar Performance Modeling in Critical Engineering Systems Using RAM Analysis International Journal of Reliability Engineering and System Safety (RESS) (RESS), 93 (2008), 891-897, UK
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Development of Performance Evaluating System for a CO Shift Conversion System in a Fertilizer Plant International Journal of Engineering Research and Industrial Applications Volume 1, No. VI, pp.369-382, 2008,ISSN:0974-1518
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Behavioural Availability of Urea Crystallization System of a Fertilizer Plant National Journal of Industrial Engineering (NITIE Mumbai) Vol. 33, No. 2, pp.26-33, April-June, 2009, ISSN 0970-3365
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Simulation Model for Evaluating the Performance of the Urea Decomposition System in a Fertilizer Plant International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Practices Volume 1(1), pp.10-14, 2009, ISSN: 0974-7745
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performane Evaluation and Availability Analysis of Ammonia Synthesis Unit in a Fertilizer Plant Journal of Industrial Engineering International Vol.5, No. 9, pp. 14-26, 2009, ISSN: 1735-5702
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Optimization for Urea Crystallization System in a Fertilizer Plant Using Genetic Algorithm Technique International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 1093-1105, 2009, ISSN:0973-4562
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Performance Evaluation and Optimization of Urea Prilling System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique International Journal on Mechanical and Automobile Engineering Vol. 3,No. 4, pp. 68-80,2009, ISSN:0974-231X
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Availability Optimization of Urea Synthesis System of Fertilizer Plant with Genetic Algorithm Emerging Journal on Engineering Science and Technology Vol. 2, No. 3, May 2009, pp 70-83, ISSN: 0974-2050
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Reliability and Availability Analysis of Urea Synthesis System of a Fertilizer Plant International Journal of Reliability and Quality Performance Vol. 1, No. 2, July-December 2009, pp 151-162
2010 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Availability Analysis of a CO-Shift Conversion System in the Fertilizer Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Wesearch Vol.2, No. 9, pp 12-16, March 2010
2009 Sarbjeet Singh,Sunand Kumar Engineering management and leadership for a small scale enterprise Journal of IMS Group (Listed in Cabell's Management Directory USA) Vol. 6, No.2, pp 118-122, July-Dec., 2009
2010 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar The effect of Mechanical lifting aid in single task lifting using revised niosh lifting equation performance evaluation and behavioural availability of urea crystallization system of a fertilizer plant International Journal of Advance engineering and Technology Vol. / Issue II / July-Sept.,2010, pp 165-172
2010 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar Analysis of postural flexion with and without mechanical lifting aid during lifting task International Journal of Engineering Studies Vol. 2(3), 289-295, 2010
2010 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar Biomechanical Perspective in Primary Prevention of Low Back Pain in Steel Rolling Mill International Engineering Practice 2 (2), 67-70, 2010
2010 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Availability Analysis of Ammonia Synthesis Unit in a Fertilizer Plant Journal of Industrial Engineering International (JIEI), Islamic Azad University, Tehran (Iran) Vol.5, No. 9, pp. 17-26, 2009, ISSN: 1735-5702
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Optimization for Urea Crystallization System in a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research (IJAER) Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 1093-1105, 2009, ISSN: 0973-4562
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performance Optimization of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique International Journal of Engineering and Industrial Applications (IJERIA) Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 251-268, 2009, ISSN:0974-1518
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Performance Evaluation and Optimization of Urea Prilling System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique International Journal on Mechanical and Automobile Engineering (IJMAE) Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 68-80,2009. ISSN:0974-231 X
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Availability optimization of urea synthesis system of fertilizer plant with genetic algorithm. Emerging Journal on Engineering Science and Technology (EJEST) Vol. 2,No. 3, 2009, ISSN: 0974-2050.
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Reliability and Availability Analysis of Urea Synthesis System of Fertilizer Plant Journal of IMS Group (Listed in Cabell's Management Directory, USA) Vol. 6, No.2, pp 118-122, July-Dec., 2009.
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Performance Evaluation and Behavioral Availability of Urea Crystallization System of a Fertilizer Plant Udyog Pragati, National Journal of Industrial Engineering, NITIE, Mumbai, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp.26-33, April-June, 2009, ISSN 0970-3365
2009 Sanjeev Kumar and P.C. Tewari, Sunand Kumar Performance, Evaluation and Behavioral Availability of Urea crystallization System of a Fertilizer Plant Journal of Industrial Engineering , NITIE, Mumbai Volume 33, No. 2, pp.26-33, April-June 2009. ISSN 0970-3365.
2010 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Availability Optimization of CO-Shift Conversion System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research (BJSIR) Vol. 45, No. 2, pp 133-140
2010 Sanjeev Kumar and P.C. Tewari, Sunand Kumar Availability Analysis of CO-Shift Conversion System in the Fertilizer Plant Industrial Engineering Journal, 111E, Mumbai Vol. 2, No. 9
2010 Jha, U.0 & Sunand Kumar TQM & Critical Success Factors for Implementation in Indian Manufacturing Industries Review of Business &Technology Research, USA Vol. 03, No. 2, pp 117 — 123
2011 Sharma R.K., Kumar S and Ajay Kumar Chadha COQ-Cost of Quality —A case from medium scale packaging industry Industrial Engineering Journal pp 33-36, Vol-II & Issue 22
2011 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar TQM & Critical Success Factors for Implementation in Indian Manufacturing Industries International Journal of Management Rivulet (IJMR) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp 149-158
2011 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors of TQM: A study International Journal of Management Research Volume 1, issue 4
2011 Acharya ,V.,Sharma, S. and Gupta S.K. Exploring the parameters of Automation in Manufacturing Enterprises International Journal Review of Business Research, USA Vol. 11, No. 5, 2011, ISSN: 1546-2609, pp. 114-119
2011 Acharya, V., Sharma, S. and Gupta S.K. Automation Impact on Indian Steel Industry International Academy of Business and Economics, USA 2011
2012 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar Factorial Analysis of Lifting Tasks to Determine the Effect of Different Parameters and Interactions International Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management (Emerald) Vol. 23, Issue 7, pp 947-953
2012 Jha U.C., Sunand Kumar and Qureshi Important Factors of TQM Implementation Radix International Journal of Research in Economics & Business Management Vol. 1, No. 4, pp 55-72
2012 Jha U.C. and Sunand Kumar Effect of TQM on Employee Satisfaction Radix International Journal of Research in Economics & Business Management Vol. 1, No. 8, pp 189-194
2012 S Singh and S Kumar Effect of Lifting Device and Biomechanical Force Assessment During Lifting in Steel Rolling Mill Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering Vol 10, No 2, pp 101-110
2012 38. Jha U.C. and Sunand Kumar TQM and Performance of Indian Automotive Industries European International Journal of Economics, Finance & Administrative Science 2012
2012 39. Jha U.C. and Sunand Kumar Key Factors for Successful Transition from ISO to TQM- A Study VSRD International Journal of Business & Management Research 2012
2013 Indu Bala, Somesh Kr. Sharma , Prof. Sunanad Kumar Exploring Raw Safety Aspects in Aviation Industry International Computer Journal of Engineering and Intelligent Systems Vol. 4,No.1,2013, 80-97
2013 U. C. Jha and Sunand Kumar Effect of TQM On Customer Satisfaction In Indian Manufacturing Industries Review of Business and Technology Research Vol. 9, No. 1, 2013, pp 171-179, ISSN 1941-9414
2014 Indu Bala, Somesh Sharma, Sunand Kumar and Rajnish Shrivastava Exploring The Impact of Environment on Aviation Industry Review of Business & Technology Research (RBTR Vol.11, No.1, 2014 (ISSN 1041-9414),PP 49-54
2014 Jha U.0 and Sunand Kumar Key Factors For Successful Transition From ISO to TQM- A Study Review of Business & Technology Research (RBTR Vol.11, No.1, 2014 (ISSN 1041-9414),PP 641-652
2014 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma Modeling of India's Innovation Challenges For Outsourcing Review of Business & Technology Research (RBTR), Vol.11, No.1, 2014 (ISSN 1041-9414), PP 709-716
2014 Sunand Kumar, Rajiv Kumar Sharma and Prashant Chauhan ISM Approach to Model Offshore Outsourcing Risks International Journal of Production Management and Engineering 2(2), 101¬111
2014 Sunand Kumar, Rajiv Kumar Sharma and Prashant Chauhan Systems Engineering for Effective Supply Chain Coordination for Knowledge Process Outsourcing International Proceedings of Economics Development and Research (IPEDR) Vol. 75, pp 189-195
2015 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv kumar Sharma Modeling Drivers of Political Risk in Offshore Outsourcing European Journal of Business and Management Vol.7, No.9, 2015, pp. 34-44
2015 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv kumar Sharma Qualitative and Quantitative approach to model offshore outsourcing barriers due to cultural differences International Journal Strategic Business Alliances Vol.4, Nos.2/3, 2015, pp. 184-200
2015 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Sharma Investigating the Influence of Opportunistic Behaviour Risk Factors of Offshore Outsourcing International Journal of Business Excellence Volume 12, Issue 2,ISSN: 1756-0055

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
1994 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Behavioural Analysis and Optimization of Urea Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant International Conference on Stochastic Models , Optimization Techniques and Computer Applications, (ICSOC) December 15 - 17 , 1994, P S G College of Technology, Coimbatore, INDIA. pp. 362 — 369
1995 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Behavioural Analysis and Terotechnological Maintenance Planning of Crystallization System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME), Indian Institute of Science Bangalore pp. 1121-1130
1996 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Performance Optimization with Terotechnological Maintenance for a System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of I N C A R F, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India pp. 668 —675
1997 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P. Mehta Operational Behaviour and Maintenance Planning for Ammonia Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International Conference on Operations and Quantitative Management ( ICOQM), Jaipur, India pp. 693 — 700
1997 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P. Mehta Behavioural Design of Prilling System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant using Stochastic Model Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (ICAMIE), UOR, Roorkee, India February 6 - 8
2001 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Probabilistic Analysis and Maintenance planning of CO2 Removal System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Published in the Proceedings of International Conference on Mechanical Engineering (ICME2001), BUET, DHAKA - 1000 , Bangladesh December 26 - 29
2001 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Stochastic Behaviour and Terotechnological Planning for the System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Published in the proceedings of International Conference on Operational Research and National Development, Organized by ORSI Calcutta Chapter pp 64 - 66
2002 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar DSS For Maintenance Strategies in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Published in the proceedings of International Conference on Manufacturing ( ICM 2002 ), BUET, DHAKA-1000, Bangladesh August 09 - 11, 2002
2002 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Decision Support System For Optimum Availability For A Urea Synthesis System. Puylished in the proceedings of International Conference on Operations Research for Development (ICORD 2002 ), Anna University, Chennai C - 54
2007 Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari, Dr. Sunand Kumar Performance Modeling of Urea Synthesis System of Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology and Management at Parshvnath College of Engineering Thane Mumbai pp. 645-650
2007 Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari, Dr. Sunand Kumar Performance Modeling and Behavioral Analysis of Urea Prilling Unit of a Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International Conference or Global Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering CPIE, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar March 22-24
2007 Dr. Sunand Kumar, Er. Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari Performance Modeling and Simulated Availability of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery Unit of Urea Plant Proceedings of International Conference on Applied Simulation and Modeling ASM, International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED) at Palma De Mollarca, Spain pp.409-413
2007 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Performance Modeling and Decision Support System for Decarbonation Unit of Urea Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Engineering (ICAME) held at Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, pp 117
2008 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on firm's performance: An empirical; Analysis of Indian Manufacturing Industry 12th Annual International SOM Conference at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur pp.50
2008 Sunand Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Puran Chandra Tewari Decision Support System for Urea Synthesis System of a fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International workshop on Modeling and applied Simulation (MAS), Campora San Giovanni, Amantea 9CS), ITALY pp 93-100
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari, Dr. Sunand Kumar Mathematical Modeling and Maintenance Planning of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery System of Fertilizer Plant Proceedings of International Conference on Operation Research for Growing Nation to be organized by ORSI India and S.V. University Trupati pp.6
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Does TQM Implementation Effect the Performance of the Organization Proceedings of International Conference of Asia Pacific Operation Research Society, APORS, Jaipur pp.65
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Corporate Performance: Review and Findings Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging & Futuristic System and Technology, Rajasthan pp.370-374
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: Review of Models, Frameworks & Findings in Manufacturing Technology Today Manufacturing Technology Today pp 9-12
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: A study. International Conference on Business & Information, University Business School, Chandigarh December 2010
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on the performance of Indian Automotive Industry: A Study Proceedings of International Conference of Quality, Reliability & Information Technology, Delhi University 2009
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance: A Literature Review in the Context of Indian Industry Proceedings of International Conference of Engineering, Management & Environment, Muzaffarnagar pp. 71 - 74
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance: A Literature Review in the Context of Indian Industry Proceedings of International Research of Management & Environment, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka pp. 70
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM Implementation on Profitability: A Review Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok p 71
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Total Quality Management: A Study of Literature & the Work of Quality Gurus Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: A Study Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok p 103
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Employee Satisfaction: A Review and Analysis Proceedings of International Conference on Business and Information, ICBI (Researching Realities of Management Phenomena), University of Kelaniya, Srilanka June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: A Literature Review and Analysis Proceedings of International Conference for Oxford Business and Economics Conference (OBEC), Oxford University, UK pp 1-12
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar TQM & Organizational Performance: A Review of Literature Proceedings of International Multidisciplinary Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar, "Impact of TQM on Product Quality", at MTMI -NIT International Conference, Nanya Institute of Technology, Taiwan Dec. 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar Indian quality Awards in the Context of International Quality Awards: A Review 19th International Society of Mechanical Engineers Conference, ISME, IIT Delhi, India Dec. 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors of TQM : A Literature Review and Analysis Oxford Business & Economics Conference Proceedings), Oxford University, UK pp 1-12
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar TOM & Organizational Performance: A Review of Literature Proceedings of International Multidisciplinary Conference of Social Science, University of Cambridge (UK) August, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance : A Literature review in the Context of Indian Industry Proceedings of International Conference of Engineering, Management and Environment, Muzaffarnagar pp. 71-74
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance: A Literature Review in the Context of Indian Industry Proceedings of International Research of Management & Environment, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka pp.70
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM Implementation on Profitability: A Review Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity,Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Total Quality Management: A Study of Literature & the Work of Quality Gurus Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetstat University, Bankok June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TOM: A Study Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bangkok June, 2010
2010 Jha. U.C. and Sunand Kumar Impact of TQM on Employee Satisfaction: A Review and Analysis Proceedings of International Conference on Businees and Information, ICBI (Researching Realities of Management Phenomena), University of Kelaniya, Srilanka June, 2010
2011 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar The Assessment of Heat Radiations in Billet Cutting Section of a Steel Rolling Mill Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME¬2011) Held in June 06-08, 2011 at SV National Institute of Technology. Surat PP- 753-757
2011 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma System Synthesis For An Effective Supply Chain Management Of KPO Proceedings of International Conference on Agile Manufacturing Systems (ICAM), DEI, Agra (India) December 18-20, 2011
2011 Prashant Chauhan, Jitender Mehrotra, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma Agile Manufacturing- A Boon For Indian Industry Proceedings of International Conference on Agile Manufacturing Systems (ICAM), DEI, Agra (India) December 18-20, 2011
2012 Dr Sunand Kumar and Sarbjeet Singh Analysis of Performance Parameters of Just In Time and Non Just In Time Based Manufacturing Industries in India Proceedings of The 3rd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics March, 25-28, 2012 Orlando, Florida, USA, International Institute of Informatics and Systemics (IIIS- Member of the International Federation for Systems Research) pp 300-305
2013 U. C. Jha and Sunand Kumar Effect of TQM On Customer Satisfaction In Indian Manufacturing Industries MTMI International Conference on Business Issues and Technology Management, Virginia Beach, USA pp 171¬179
2014 S. Singh, R. Kumar, A. Barabadi and S. Kumar Human Error Quantification of Railway Maintenance Tasks of Disc Brake Unit Proceedings of World Congress on Engineering 2014 (WCE 2014) , Imperial College London (UK), pp 973-978
2014 Indu Bala, Somesh Sharma, Sunand Kumar and Rajnish Shrivastava Exploring The Impact of Environment on Aviation Industry NIT-MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology , Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.)India PP 49-54
2014 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma Modeling of India's Innovation Challenges For Outsourcing NIT-MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.) India PP 757-762
2014 Jha U.C and Sunand Kumar Key Factors For Successful Transition From ISO to TQM- A Study NIT-MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology , Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.)India PP 641-652
2014 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma ISM Approach to Model Invisible Cost Factors in Offshoring Service Outsourcing NIT¬MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology , Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.) India PP 709-716
2013 Sunand Kumar Transportations in Industries International Workshop on Exploring Science of Transportation Systems (TS-2013), April 11-12, 2013, NIT Hamirpur (H.P.) p-44
1993 Sunand Kumar Availability analysis of pulping system in paper Industry. XVI national systems conference (NSC92) Anna University Madras Jan 17, 1993
1993 Sunand Kumar An Analysis of wind Power Potential in North West India. All India Seminar on Wind Energy, IE(India) Chapter of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh state Sep 18, 1993
1995 Sunand Kumar Steady state behavior and maintenance planning of urea decomposition system in a fertilizer plant All India Seminar on Advances in Industrial Engineering and Productivity Improvement Technique, Moti Lal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad Feb 25, 1995

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)
M.Tech Amit Kumar Redhewal Mechanical properties and fracture toughness behaviour of particulate filled ZA-27 alloy. Completed 2009
M.Tech Ajay Kumar Dhiryan Influence of process parameters of centrifugal casting on mechanical and wear characteristics of fly ash cenospere-epoxy functionally graded materials. Completed 2009
M.Tech Sachin kumar Badhan Development and investigations of copper metal matrix composite reinforced with graphite Completed 2013
M.Tech Sandeep stress analysis of an aluminium plate with hole using extended finite element method Completed 2013
M.Tech Shivam Gupta Assessing and prioritizing manufacturing threats in aero engine components : Disc & Blades Completed 2015 Dr. Somesh Sharma
M.Tech Badal Sharma Mechanical and wear characteristics of polymer parts fabricated by fussed deposition modelling Completed 2013
M.Tech Sunil Kumar sinha Experimental investigation on parametric optimization and characterization of additive manufacturing parts Completed 2013
M.Tech Neetu Yadav An investigation on effects of fused deposition modelling process parameters on polymer parts. Completed 2017
Ph.D Sh. Sarbjeet Singh Improving Productivity in a Steel Rolling Mill with Ergonomic Interventions Completed 2006
Ph.D Sh. Uday Chander Jha Implementati on Impact of TQM on Organization al Performance Completed 2008
Ph.D Sh. Prashant Chauhan Modeling of Offshore Outsourcing Risks In Supply Chain Completed 2008 Dr. Rajiv Sharma
Ph.D Sh. Vikas Acharya Developing Measures to Assess the Extent of Competence Provided by Automation to Indian Steel Corporations Completed 2010 Dr. Somesh Sharma

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering , National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (HP) 28/07/2007 11/09/2020 13 Yrs 15 Days
Assistant Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering , National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (HP) 31/08/1995 27/07/2007 11 Yrs11Months
Lecturer Deptt.of Mech. Engg.,Sir Chhotu Ram State College of Engineering, Murthal, Sonepat (HR) 11/07/1989 30/08/1995 06Yrs 20 Days
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Regional Engineering College Hamirpur (HP) 10/01/1989 10/07/1989 06 Months
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 11/09/1988 09/01/1989 03 Mon 28 Days
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 11/09/1987 10/09/1988 11 Months 29 D
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 10/09/1986 08/09/1987 11 Months 28 D
Teaching Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 22/07/1986 09/09/1986 01 Month 18 D
Teaching Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 08/07/1985 04/05/1986 09 Months27 D
Teaching Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 22/08/1984 30/06/1985 10 Months 08 D

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
Dean (Faculty welfare) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 09/01/2014 25/04/2016
Nodal Officer (Legal) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/05/2018 30/04/2019
Chairman ACoFAR National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 09/01/2014 25/04/2016
Dean (Students welfare) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 29/01/2004 10/02/2006
Chief Warden (Hostels) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 10/10/2002 10/10/2006
Registrar (Officiating) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 18/11/2018 10/12/2018
Coordinator (Testing and Consultancy) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 11/08/2014 19/11/2014
Director Incharge National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 05/09/2018 08/09/2018
Faculty Advisor, SAE Collegiate Club National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 25/02/2013 30/06/2020
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 09/09/1999 03/03/2000
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 02/02/2006 05/02/2008
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 05/02/2010 28/08/2012
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 29/09/2016 27/09/2019
Head of Management Studies Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 27/09/2019 27/03/2020
Member Senate National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 02/02/2006 30/06/2020
Coordinator ISTE Faculty Chapter Regional Engineering College Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/09/1997 05/10/2001
Coordinator ISTE Student Chapter Regional Engineering College Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/09/1997 05/10/2001
Coordinator Institutional Networking National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 07/08/2009 09/09/2011
Member Board of Governers National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 03/04/2008 02/04/2010

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event
Urea fertilizer Plant - Problems and remedies MED, NIT Hamirpur 2003 Expert lectures during AICTE - ISTE short term training program on Reliability Centered Maintenance.
Case study of urea fertilizer plant MED, NIT Hamirpur 2003 Expert lectures during AICTE - ISTE short term training program on Reliability Centered Maintenance.
Teaching - How to teach and use of EKLAVYA TECHNOLOGIES launched by MHRD New Delhi MED, NIT Hamirpur 2003 Expert lectures during AICTE - ISTE short term training program on Reliability Centered Maintenance.
Cell Network - Dynamic Neural Networks Inspired by Immune Systems MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Cell Network - Dynamic Neural Networks Inspired by Immune Systems
Finger Print Descriptors in Qsar MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Finger Print Descriptors in Qsar by Dr. (Mrs)J.Halora
Guha - Method of Automatic Generation of Hypothesis from data MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Guha - Method of Automatic Generation of Hypothesis from data by Dr. Premysl Zak
Euro - The New Currency of The European Union MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Euro - The New Currency of The European Union by Mrs.Porlona
Energy Management Beyond 2000 MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Energy Management Beyond 2000 by Sh .Y.R. Sood , Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering ,REC Hamirpur (HP)
Reclamation Techniques of Worn Out surfaces : Thermal Spraying and hard surfacing MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Reclamation Techniques of Worn Out surfaces : Thermal Spraying and hard surfacing by Sh D . K. Dwivedi ,Lecturer Department of Electrical Engineering ,REC Hamirpur (HP)
Role of Personality in Engineering Management MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Role of Personality in Engineering Management by Dr. K.Nagaraja Rao, Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College, Davengere (Karnataka)
PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Personality, Stress management , Emotional Management, Memory Management, Examination Fear , Anxiety Reducing Techniques, Preparation for Examination Success , Mental Health Problems of College students, Creativity Characteristics & Facing Interview during three day seminar on PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT by Dr . K . Nagaraja Rao , Professor & Head ,Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere (Karnataka).
LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Leadership, Selfconfidence, Inferiority Complex, Public Speaking , Mock Interview etc. during two day seminar on LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT by Dr . K . Nagaraja Rao, Professor& Head, Department of Psychiatry , Medical College Davengere (Karnataka)
Multiple Intelligence and Hobbies MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Multiple Intelligence and Hobbies by Dr. K.Nagaraja Rao,Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere ( Karnataka )
How to Prepare Curriculam Vitae MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on How to Prepare Curriculam Vitae by Dr. K.Nagaraja Rao, Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere ( Karnataka )
UNDP-APDIP CISCO Networking Programme MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on UNDP-APDIP CISCO Networking Programme by Mrs Kamlesh Dutta ,Lecturer, Computer Science & Engineering Department , R E C Hamirpur ( HP )
VOX POPULI Students -Teachers interaction MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized VOX POPULI Students -Teachers interaction on February , 2001 by Dr. Sunand Kumar , Chapter Co-coordinator.
ISTE CHEF D'OUEVRE GRID QUIZ MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized ISTE CHEF D'OUEVRE GRID QUIZ on February 24 , 2001 by Dr. Sunand Kumar , Co-ordinator of the chapter
IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON HUMAN RELATIONS MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON HUMAN RELATIONS on March 31 , 2001 delivered by Dr. K. Nagaraja Rao , Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere ( Kamataka )
INTERFACE BETWEEN MEDICINE AND ENGINEERING MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on INTERFACE BETWEEN MEDICINE AND ENGINEERING on April 03,2001 delivered by Dr K. Nagaraja Rao, Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College Davengere Karnataka ).
ART OF LIVING MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on ART OF LIVING on August 18 , 2001 by Mrs . Kamlesh , basic course teacher of art of living , Vyakti Vikas Kendra , Bangalore.
PRIVATISATION OF TECHNICAL INSTITUTIONS MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on PRIVATISATION OF TECHNICAL INSTITUTIONS on August 28 ,2001 by Dr. Ashok Kr. Gupta , Assistant Professor , Department of Civil Engineering, REC Hamirpur.

Consultancy



Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure



Sr.No. Title Description
1 World Congress on Engineering (WCE 2014) Human Error Quantification of railway Maintenance Tasks of Disc Brake Unit.
2 2013 MTMI International Conference on Business Issues and Technology Management Effect of TQM on costumer satisfaction in Indian manufacturing industries.
3 3rd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics Analysis of Performance Parameters of Just-in-Time and Non Just-in-Time based Manufacturing Industries in India
4 International Conference on Applied Simulation and Modelling (ASM 2007) Performance Modelling and Simulated Availability of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery Unit of Urea Plant
5 International Conference on Operations Research for Development Decision Support System For Optimum Availability for a Urea Synthesis System
6 International Conference on Operations and Quantitative Management Operational Behaviour and Maintenance Planning for Ammonia Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant
7 International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering Behavioural Analysis and Terotechnological Maintenance Planning of Crystallization System in a Urea Fertizer Plant
8 International Conference on Stochastic Models, Optimization Techniques and Computer Applications Behavioural Analysis and Optimization of Urea Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant
9 XVI National Systems Conference (NSC92) Availability Analysis of Pulping System in a Paper Industry
10 All India Seminar on Wind Energy An Analysis of Wind Power Potential in North West India
11 All India Seminar on Advances in Industrial Engineering and Productivity Improvement Technique Steady State Behaviour and Maintenance Planning of Urea Decomposition System in a Fertizer Plant

Conferences/Courses Organized



Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc STTP Reliability Centered Maintenance NIT Hamirpur 23/06/2003 28/06/2003 Coordinator
stc STTP Maintenance Management in Industries (MMI) NIT Hamirpur 25/12/2006 29/12/2006 Chief Coordinator
workshop Two Day Identifying competent international marketing strategies for Indian Defense Systems NIT Hamirpur 15/04/2010 16/04/2010 Chairman
symposia Engineers Day INDIA'S EMERGENCE IN THE CYBER AGE REC , Hamirpur 28/03/2000 28/03/2000 Co- coordinator
symposia National Science Day HARNESSING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY REC, Hamirpur 28/02/2000 28/02/2000 Co-coordinator
stc Three Day Seminar PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT REC , Hamirpur 12/11/1999 14/11/1999 Co-coordinator
stc Two Day Seminar LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT REC , Hamirpur 01/04/2000 02/04/2000 Co-coordinator
stc Awareness Programme TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT REC , Hamirpur and Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR)Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi 22/09/2001 22/09/2001 Co-coordinator

Profile Summary

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Name : Prof. Sunand Kumar
Designation : Professor
Department : Mechanical Engineering
Qualification : Ph.D (Mechanical Engineering)
Phone : 254724
Email ID : sunand@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/prof-dr-sunand-kumar
Date of Birth : 08/05/1960
Date of Joining : 31/08/1995

Specialization

Mechanical Engineering

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
B.Sc. Engg. (Mechanical Engineering) First Division with Hons. 1982 Regional Engineering College Calicut (Calicut University)
M.E. (Mechanical Engineering) with First Division 1986 Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (Panjab University)
Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering 1999 Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra (Kuurukshetra University)

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering , National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (HP) 28/07/2007 11/09/2020 13 Yrs 15 Days
Assistant Professor Department of Mechanical Engineering , National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (HP) 31/08/1995 27/07/2007 11 Yrs11Months
Lecturer Deptt.of Mech. Engg.,Sir Chhotu Ram State College of Engineering, Murthal, Sonepat (HR) 11/07/1989 30/08/1995 06Yrs 20 Days
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Regional Engineering College Hamirpur (HP) 10/01/1989 10/07/1989 06 Months
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 11/09/1988 09/01/1989 03 Mon 28 Days
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 11/09/1987 10/09/1988 11 Months 29 D
Lecturer Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 10/09/1986 08/09/1987 11 Months 28 D
Teaching Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 22/07/1986 09/09/1986 01 Month 18 D
Teaching Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 08/07/1985 04/05/1986 09 Months27 D
Teaching Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering, Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh (UT) 22/08/1984 30/06/1985 10 Months 08 D

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
Dean (Faculty welfare) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 09/01/2014 25/04/2016
Nodal Officer (Legal) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/05/2018 30/04/2019
Chairman ACoFAR National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 09/01/2014 25/04/2016
Dean (Students welfare) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 29/01/2004 10/02/2006
Chief Warden (Hostels) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 10/10/2002 10/10/2006
Registrar (Officiating) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 18/11/2018 10/12/2018
Coordinator (Testing and Consultancy) National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 11/08/2014 19/11/2014
Director Incharge National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 05/09/2018 08/09/2018
Faculty Advisor, SAE Collegiate Club National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 25/02/2013 30/06/2020
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 09/09/1999 03/03/2000
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 02/02/2006 05/02/2008
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 05/02/2010 28/08/2012
Head of Mechanical Engineering Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 29/09/2016 27/09/2019
Head of Management Studies Department National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 27/09/2019 27/03/2020
Member Senate National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 02/02/2006 30/06/2020
Coordinator ISTE Faculty Chapter Regional Engineering College Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/09/1997 05/10/2001
Coordinator ISTE Student Chapter Regional Engineering College Hamirpur (H.P.) 08/09/1997 05/10/2001
Coordinator Institutional Networking National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 07/08/2009 09/09/2011
Member Board of Governers National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (H.P.) 03/04/2008 02/04/2010

Research Experience

Research Interests : Reliabilty and System Modelling, Ergonomics, TQM and Supply Chain Management.
Brief Research Statement :

Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
1997 Sunand Kumar and G.D. Bansal Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India) Nucleate Pool Boiling Heat Transfer from Two In-Line Cylinders Having Different Heat Flux Vol. 75,May,pp 26, 1994
1996 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta International Journal of Microelectronics and Reliability Behavioural Analysis of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery Process in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Vol. 36, No. 5, pp. 671 - 673, 1996
1997 Sunand Kumar , N.P.Mehta Dinesh Kumar International Journal of Microelectronics and Reliabilty Steady Stae Behaviour and Maintenance Planning of Desulphurization System in a Urea Fertilzer Olant Vol. 37. No.6. pp. 949 — 953 ,1997
1999 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta International Journal of Management and Systems (IJOMAS) Maintenance Management for Ammonia Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Vol. 15, No. 3, pp 211 - 224, 1999
2000 Sunand Kumar, Dinesh Kumar & N.P. Mehta Journal of the Institution of Engineers (INDIA) Probabilistic Analysis of Desulphurization System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant Vol. 80, pp. 135 - 139, March 2000
2002 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar International Journal of Management and Systems Stochastic Behaviour and Maintenance Planning of CO Conversion System in a Urea Plant Vol. 18, No. 3, pp 235 - 248, September - December 2002
2006 Sharma R.K., Dr. Sunand Kumar Journal of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering Off Line Quality Control Using Taguchi's Parametric Design Volume 35(7), pp: 5-10, (2006)
2006 Sharma R. K., Gupta Sunand K Journal of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering Achieving Productivity and Quality Through Kaizen- A Case Study Volume 35, pp: 19-22, (2006)
2007 Dr. Sunand Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari & Dr. Rajiv Sharma Journal Of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering Simulated Availability of CO2 Cooling System in a Fertilizer Plant Vol. 36, No. 10, pp. 19-23, Oct. 2007
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Journal of Industrial Engneering International Performance Evaluation and Availability Analysis of Ammonia Synthesis System in a Fertilizer Plant Vol.5, No. 9, pp. 14-26, 2009, ISSN: 1735-5702
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Technology Performance Evaluation and Behavioural Availability for Decarbonation System of a Fertilizer Plant Vol. 1, No.1-2, pp.51-61, 2008
2008 Rajiv Sharma and Sunand Kumar International Journal of Reliability Engineering and System Safety (RESS) Performance Modeling in Critical Engineering Systems Using RAM Analysis (RESS), 93 (2008), 891-897, UK
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar International Journal of Engineering Research and Industrial Applications Development of Performance Evaluating System for a CO Shift Conversion System in a Fertilizer Plant Volume 1, No. VI, pp.369-382, 2008,ISSN:0974-1518
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar National Journal of Industrial Engineering (NITIE Mumbai) Performance Evaluation and Behavioural Availability of Urea Crystallization System of a Fertilizer Plant Vol. 33, No. 2, pp.26-33, April-June, 2009, ISSN 0970-3365
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Practices Simulation Model for Evaluating the Performance of the Urea Decomposition System in a Fertilizer Plant Volume 1(1), pp.10-14, 2009, ISSN: 0974-7745
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Journal of Industrial Engineering International Performane Evaluation and Availability Analysis of Ammonia Synthesis Unit in a Fertilizer Plant Vol.5, No. 9, pp. 14-26, 2009, ISSN: 1735-5702
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research Performance Evaluation and Optimization for Urea Crystallization System in a Fertilizer Plant Using Genetic Algorithm Technique Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 1093-1105, 2009, ISSN:0973-4562
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu International Journal on Mechanical and Automobile Engineering Performance Evaluation and Optimization of Urea Prilling System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique Vol. 3,No. 4, pp. 68-80,2009, ISSN:0974-231X
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Emerging Journal on Engineering Science and Technology Availability Optimization of Urea Synthesis System of Fertilizer Plant with Genetic Algorithm Vol. 2, No. 3, May 2009, pp 70-83, ISSN: 0974-2050
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu International Journal of Reliability and Quality Performance Reliability and Availability Analysis of Urea Synthesis System of a Fertilizer Plant Vol. 1, No. 2, July-December 2009, pp 151-162
2010 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Wesearch Availability Analysis of a CO-Shift Conversion System in the Fertilizer Vol.2, No. 9, pp 12-16, March 2010
2009 Sarbjeet Singh,Sunand Kumar Journal of IMS Group (Listed in Cabell's Management Directory USA) Engineering management and leadership for a small scale enterprise Vol. 6, No.2, pp 118-122, July-Dec., 2009
2010 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar International Journal of Advance engineering and Technology The effect of Mechanical lifting aid in single task lifting using revised niosh lifting equation performance evaluation and behavioural availability of urea crystallization system of a fertilizer plant Vol. / Issue II / July-Sept.,2010, pp 165-172
2010 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar International Journal of Engineering Studies Analysis of postural flexion with and without mechanical lifting aid during lifting task Vol. 2(3), 289-295, 2010
2010 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar International Engineering Practice Biomechanical Perspective in Primary Prevention of Low Back Pain in Steel Rolling Mill 2 (2), 67-70, 2010
2010 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Journal of Industrial Engineering International (JIEI), Islamic Azad University, Tehran (Iran) Performance Evaluation and Availability Analysis of Ammonia Synthesis Unit in a Fertilizer Plant Vol.5, No. 9, pp. 17-26, 2009, ISSN: 1735-5702
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar International Journal of Applied Engineering and Research (IJAER) Performance Evaluation and Optimization for Urea Crystallization System in a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 1093-1105, 2009, ISSN: 0973-4562
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar International Journal of Engineering and Industrial Applications (IJERIA) Performance Optimization of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 251-268, 2009, ISSN:0974-1518
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu International Journal on Mechanical and Automobile Engineering (IJMAE) Performance Evaluation and Optimization of Urea Prilling System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 68-80,2009. ISSN:0974-231 X
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Emerging Journal on Engineering Science and Technology (EJEST) Availability optimization of urea synthesis system of fertilizer plant with genetic algorithm. Vol. 2,No. 3, 2009, ISSN: 0974-2050.
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Journal of IMS Group (Listed in Cabell's Management Directory, USA) Reliability and Availability Analysis of Urea Synthesis System of Fertilizer Plant Vol. 6, No.2, pp 118-122, July-Dec., 2009.
2009 Sanjeev Kumar, P.C. Tiwari, Sunand Kumar Udyog Pragati, National Journal of Industrial Engineering, NITIE, Mumbai, Performance Evaluation and Behavioral Availability of Urea Crystallization System of a Fertilizer Plant Vol. 33, No. 2, pp.26-33, April-June, 2009, ISSN 0970-3365
2009 Sanjeev Kumar and P.C. Tewari, Sunand Kumar Journal of Industrial Engineering , NITIE, Mumbai Performance, Evaluation and Behavioral Availability of Urea crystallization System of a Fertilizer Plant Volume 33, No. 2, pp.26-33, April-June 2009. ISSN 0970-3365.
2010 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari, Sunand Kumar & Meenu Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research (BJSIR) Availability Optimization of CO-Shift Conversion System of a Fertilizer Plant using Genetic Algorithm Technique Vol. 45, No. 2, pp 133-140
2010 Sanjeev Kumar and P.C. Tewari, Sunand Kumar Industrial Engineering Journal, 111E, Mumbai Availability Analysis of CO-Shift Conversion System in the Fertilizer Plant Vol. 2, No. 9
2010 Jha, U.0 & Sunand Kumar Review of Business &Technology Research, USA TQM & Critical Success Factors for Implementation in Indian Manufacturing Industries Vol. 03, No. 2, pp 117 — 123
2011 Sharma R.K., Kumar S and Ajay Kumar Chadha Industrial Engineering Journal COQ-Cost of Quality —A case from medium scale packaging industry pp 33-36, Vol-II & Issue 22
2011 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar International Journal of Management Rivulet (IJMR) TQM & Critical Success Factors for Implementation in Indian Manufacturing Industries Vol. 2, No. 1, pp 149-158
2011 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar International Journal of Management Research Critical Success Factors of TQM: A study Volume 1, issue 4
2011 Acharya ,V.,Sharma, S. and Gupta S.K. International Journal Review of Business Research, USA Exploring the parameters of Automation in Manufacturing Enterprises Vol. 11, No. 5, 2011, ISSN: 1546-2609, pp. 114-119
2011 Acharya, V., Sharma, S. and Gupta S.K. International Academy of Business and Economics, USA Automation Impact on Indian Steel Industry 2011
2012 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar International Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management (Emerald) Factorial Analysis of Lifting Tasks to Determine the Effect of Different Parameters and Interactions Vol. 23, Issue 7, pp 947-953
2012 Jha U.C., Sunand Kumar and Qureshi Radix International Journal of Research in Economics & Business Management Important Factors of TQM Implementation Vol. 1, No. 4, pp 55-72
2012 Jha U.C. and Sunand Kumar Radix International Journal of Research in Economics & Business Management Effect of TQM on Employee Satisfaction Vol. 1, No. 8, pp 189-194
2012 S Singh and S Kumar Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering Effect of Lifting Device and Biomechanical Force Assessment During Lifting in Steel Rolling Mill Vol 10, No 2, pp 101-110
2012 38. Jha U.C. and Sunand Kumar European International Journal of Economics, Finance & Administrative Science TQM and Performance of Indian Automotive Industries 2012
2012 39. Jha U.C. and Sunand Kumar VSRD International Journal of Business & Management Research Key Factors for Successful Transition from ISO to TQM- A Study 2012
2013 Indu Bala, Somesh Kr. Sharma , Prof. Sunanad Kumar International Computer Journal of Engineering and Intelligent Systems Exploring Raw Safety Aspects in Aviation Industry Vol. 4,No.1,2013, 80-97
2013 U. C. Jha and Sunand Kumar Review of Business and Technology Research Effect of TQM On Customer Satisfaction In Indian Manufacturing Industries Vol. 9, No. 1, 2013, pp 171-179, ISSN 1941-9414
2014 Indu Bala, Somesh Sharma, Sunand Kumar and Rajnish Shrivastava Review of Business & Technology Research (RBTR Exploring The Impact of Environment on Aviation Industry Vol.11, No.1, 2014 (ISSN 1041-9414),PP 49-54
2014 Jha U.0 and Sunand Kumar Review of Business & Technology Research (RBTR Key Factors For Successful Transition From ISO to TQM- A Study Vol.11, No.1, 2014 (ISSN 1041-9414),PP 641-652
2014 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma Review of Business & Technology Research (RBTR), Modeling of India's Innovation Challenges For Outsourcing Vol.11, No.1, 2014 (ISSN 1041-9414), PP 709-716
2014 Sunand Kumar, Rajiv Kumar Sharma and Prashant Chauhan International Journal of Production Management and Engineering ISM Approach to Model Offshore Outsourcing Risks 2(2), 101¬111
2014 Sunand Kumar, Rajiv Kumar Sharma and Prashant Chauhan International Proceedings of Economics Development and Research (IPEDR) Systems Engineering for Effective Supply Chain Coordination for Knowledge Process Outsourcing Vol. 75, pp 189-195
2015 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv kumar Sharma European Journal of Business and Management Modeling Drivers of Political Risk in Offshore Outsourcing Vol.7, No.9, 2015, pp. 34-44
2015 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv kumar Sharma International Journal Strategic Business Alliances Qualitative and Quantitative approach to model offshore outsourcing barriers due to cultural differences Vol.4, Nos.2/3, 2015, pp. 184-200
2015 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Sharma International Journal of Business Excellence Investigating the Influence of Opportunistic Behaviour Risk Factors of Offshore Outsourcing Volume 12, Issue 2,ISSN: 1756-0055

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
1994 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta International Conference on Stochastic Models , Optimization Techniques and Computer Applications, (ICSOC) December 15 - 17 , 1994, P S G College of Technology, Coimbatore, INDIA. Behavioural Analysis and Optimization of Urea Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant pp. 362 — 369
1995 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME), Indian Institute of Science Bangalore Behavioural Analysis and Terotechnological Maintenance Planning of Crystallization System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant pp. 1121-1130
1996 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P.Mehta Proceedings of I N C A R F, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India Performance Optimization with Terotechnological Maintenance for a System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant pp. 668 —675
1997 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P. Mehta Proceedings of International Conference on Operations and Quantitative Management ( ICOQM), Jaipur, India Operational Behaviour and Maintenance Planning for Ammonia Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant pp. 693 — 700
1997 Sunand Kumar , Dinesh Kumar & N.P. Mehta Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (ICAMIE), UOR, Roorkee, India Behavioural Design of Prilling System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant using Stochastic Model February 6 - 8
2001 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Published in the Proceedings of International Conference on Mechanical Engineering (ICME2001), BUET, DHAKA - 1000 , Bangladesh Probabilistic Analysis and Maintenance planning of CO2 Removal System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant December 26 - 29
2001 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Published in the proceedings of International Conference on Operational Research and National Development, Organized by ORSI Calcutta Chapter Stochastic Behaviour and Terotechnological Planning for the System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant pp 64 - 66
2002 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Published in the proceedings of International Conference on Manufacturing ( ICM 2002 ), BUET, DHAKA-1000, Bangladesh DSS For Maintenance Strategies in a Urea Fertilizer Plant August 09 - 11, 2002
2002 Sunand Kumar & Dinesh Kumar Research for Development (ICORD 2002 ), Anna University, Chennai Decision Support System For Optimum Availability For A Urea Synthesis System. Puylished in the proceedings of International Conference on Operations C - 54
2007 Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari, Dr. Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology and Management at Parshvnath College of Engineering Thane Mumbai Performance Modeling of Urea Synthesis System of Fertilizer Plant pp. 645-650
2007 Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari, Dr. Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference or Global Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering CPIE, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar Performance Modeling and Behavioral Analysis of Urea Prilling Unit of a Fertilizer Plant March 22-24
2007 Dr. Sunand Kumar, Er. Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari Proceedings of International Conference on Applied Simulation and Modeling ASM, International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED) at Palma De Mollarca, Spain Performance Modeling and Simulated Availability of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery Unit of Urea Plant pp.409-413
2007 Sanjeev Kumar, PC Tewari & Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Engineering (ICAME) held at Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, Performance Modeling and Decision Support System for Decarbonation Unit of Urea Fertilizer Plant pp 117
2008 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar 12th Annual International SOM Conference at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur Impact of TQM on firm's performance: An empirical; Analysis of Indian Manufacturing Industry pp.50
2008 Sunand Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar, Puran Chandra Tewari Proceedings of International workshop on Modeling and applied Simulation (MAS), Campora San Giovanni, Amantea 9CS), ITALY Decision Support System for Urea Synthesis System of a fertilizer Plant pp 93-100
2008 Sanjeev Kumar, Dr. P.C. Tiwari, Dr. Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference on Operation Research for Growing Nation to be organized by ORSI India and S.V. University Trupati Mathematical Modeling and Maintenance Planning of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery System of Fertilizer Plant pp.6
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference of Asia Pacific Operation Research Society, APORS, Jaipur Does TQM Implementation Effect the Performance of the Organization pp.65
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging & Futuristic System and Technology, Rajasthan Impact of TQM on Corporate Performance: Review and Findings pp.370-374
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Manufacturing Technology Today Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: Review of Models, Frameworks & Findings in Manufacturing Technology Today pp 9-12
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar International Conference on Business & Information, University Business School, Chandigarh Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: A study. December 2010
2009 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference of Quality, Reliability & Information Technology, Delhi University Impact of TQM on the performance of Indian Automotive Industry: A Study 2009
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference of Engineering, Management & Environment, Muzaffarnagar Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance: A Literature Review in the Context of Indian Industry pp. 71 - 74
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Research of Management & Environment, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance: A Literature Review in the Context of Indian Industry pp. 70
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok Impact of TQM Implementation on Profitability: A Review p 71
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok Total Quality Management: A Study of Literature & the Work of Quality Gurus June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: A Study p 103
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference on Business and Information, ICBI (Researching Realities of Management Phenomena), University of Kelaniya, Srilanka Impact of TQM on Employee Satisfaction: A Review and Analysis June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Oxford Business and Economics Conference (OBEC), Oxford University, UK Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TQM: A Literature Review and Analysis pp 1-12
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Multidisciplinary Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar, "Impact of TQM on Product Quality", at MTMI -NIT International Conference, Nanya Institute of Technology, Taiwan TQM & Organizational Performance: A Review of Literature Dec. 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar 19th International Society of Mechanical Engineers Conference, ISME, IIT Delhi, India Indian quality Awards in the Context of International Quality Awards: A Review Dec. 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar Oxford Business & Economics Conference Proceedings), Oxford University, UK Critical Success Factors of TQM : A Literature Review and Analysis pp 1-12
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Multidisciplinary Conference of Social Science, University of Cambridge (UK) TOM & Organizational Performance: A Review of Literature August, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. & Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference of Engineering, Management and Environment, Muzaffarnagar Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance : A Literature review in the Context of Indian Industry pp. 71-74
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Research of Management & Environment, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka Impact of TQM on Organizational Performance: A Literature Review in the Context of Indian Industry pp.70
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity,Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bankok Impact of TQM Implementation on Profitability: A Review June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetstat University, Bankok Total Quality Management: A Study of Literature & the Work of Quality Gurus June, 2010
2010 Jha, U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference for Diversity, Technology and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Kasetsart University, Bangkok Critical Success Factors (CSFs) of TOM: A Study June, 2010
2010 Jha. U.C. and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of International Conference on Businees and Information, ICBI (Researching Realities of Management Phenomena), University of Kelaniya, Srilanka Impact of TQM on Employee Satisfaction: A Review and Analysis June, 2010
2011 Sarbjeet Singh and Sunand Kumar Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME¬2011) Held in June 06-08, 2011 at SV National Institute of Technology. Surat The Assessment of Heat Radiations in Billet Cutting Section of a Steel Rolling Mill PP- 753-757
2011 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma Proceedings of International Conference on Agile Manufacturing Systems (ICAM), DEI, Agra (India) System Synthesis For An Effective Supply Chain Management Of KPO December 18-20, 2011
2011 Prashant Chauhan, Jitender Mehrotra, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma Proceedings of International Conference on Agile Manufacturing Systems (ICAM), DEI, Agra (India) Agile Manufacturing- A Boon For Indian Industry December 18-20, 2011
2012 Dr Sunand Kumar and Sarbjeet Singh Proceedings of The 3rd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics March, 25-28, 2012 Orlando, Florida, USA, International Institute of Informatics and Systemics (IIIS- Member of the International Federation for Systems Research) Analysis of Performance Parameters of Just In Time and Non Just In Time Based Manufacturing Industries in India pp 300-305
2013 U. C. Jha and Sunand Kumar MTMI International Conference on Business Issues and Technology Management, Virginia Beach, USA Effect of TQM On Customer Satisfaction In Indian Manufacturing Industries pp 171¬179
2014 S. Singh, R. Kumar, A. Barabadi and S. Kumar Proceedings of World Congress on Engineering 2014 (WCE 2014) , Imperial College London (UK), Human Error Quantification of Railway Maintenance Tasks of Disc Brake Unit pp 973-978
2014 Indu Bala, Somesh Sharma, Sunand Kumar and Rajnish Shrivastava NIT-MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology , Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.)India Exploring The Impact of Environment on Aviation Industry PP 49-54
2014 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma NIT-MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.) India Modeling of India's Innovation Challenges For Outsourcing PP 757-762
2014 Jha U.C and Sunand Kumar NIT-MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology , Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.)India Key Factors For Successful Transition From ISO to TQM- A Study PP 641-652
2014 Prashant Chauhan, Sunand Kumar and Rajiv Kumar Sharma NIT¬MTMI International Conference on Emerging Paradigms and Practices in Global Technology , Management & Business Issues, December 22-24, 2014, National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (H.P.) India ISM Approach to Model Invisible Cost Factors in Offshoring Service Outsourcing PP 709-716
2013 Sunand Kumar International Workshop on Exploring Science of Transportation Systems (TS-2013), April 11-12, 2013, NIT Hamirpur (H.P.) Transportations in Industries p-44
1993 Sunand Kumar XVI national systems conference (NSC92) Anna University Madras Availability analysis of pulping system in paper Industry. Jan 17, 1993
1993 Sunand Kumar All India Seminar on Wind Energy, IE(India) Chapter of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh state An Analysis of wind Power Potential in North West India. Sep 18, 1993
1995 Sunand Kumar All India Seminar on Advances in Industrial Engineering and Productivity Improvement Technique, Moti Lal Nehru Regional Engineering College Allahabad Steady state behavior and maintenance planning of urea decomposition system in a fertilizer plant Feb 25, 1995

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
M.Tech Amit Kumar Redhewal Mechanical properties and fracture toughness behaviour of particulate filled ZA-27 alloy. Completed 2009
M.Tech Ajay Kumar Dhiryan Influence of process parameters of centrifugal casting on mechanical and wear characteristics of fly ash cenospere-epoxy functionally graded materials. Completed 2009
M.Tech Sachin kumar Badhan Development and investigations of copper metal matrix composite reinforced with graphite Completed 2013
M.Tech Sandeep stress analysis of an aluminium plate with hole using extended finite element method Completed 2013
M.Tech Shivam Gupta Assessing and prioritizing manufacturing threats in aero engine components : Disc & Blades Completed 2015 Dr. Somesh Sharma
M.Tech Badal Sharma Mechanical and wear characteristics of polymer parts fabricated by fussed deposition modelling Completed 2013
M.Tech Sunil Kumar sinha Experimental investigation on parametric optimization and characterization of additive manufacturing parts Completed 2013
M.Tech Neetu Yadav An investigation on effects of fused deposition modelling process parameters on polymer parts. Completed 2017
Ph.D Sh. Sarbjeet Singh Improving Productivity in a Steel Rolling Mill with Ergonomic Interventions Completed 2006
Ph.D Sh. Uday Chander Jha Implementati on Impact of TQM on Organization al Performance Completed 2008
Ph.D Sh. Prashant Chauhan Modeling of Offshore Outsourcing Risks In Supply Chain Completed 2008 Dr. Rajiv Sharma
Ph.D Sh. Vikas Acharya Developing Measures to Assess the Extent of Competence Provided by Automation to Indian Steel Corporations Completed 2010 Dr. Somesh Sharma

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc STTP Reliability Centered Maintenance NIT Hamirpur 23/06/2003 28/06/2003 Coordinator
stc STTP Maintenance Management in Industries (MMI) NIT Hamirpur 25/12/2006 29/12/2006 Chief Coordinator
workshop Two Day Identifying competent international marketing strategies for Indian Defense Systems NIT Hamirpur 15/04/2010 16/04/2010 Chairman
symposia Engineers Day INDIA'S EMERGENCE IN THE CYBER AGE REC , Hamirpur 28/03/2000 28/03/2000 Co- coordinator
symposia National Science Day HARNESSING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY REC, Hamirpur 28/02/2000 28/02/2000 Co-coordinator
stc Three Day Seminar PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT REC , Hamirpur 12/11/1999 14/11/1999 Co-coordinator
stc Two Day Seminar LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT REC , Hamirpur 01/04/2000 02/04/2000 Co-coordinator
stc Awareness Programme TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT REC , Hamirpur and Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR)Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi 22/09/2001 22/09/2001 Co-coordinator

Expert Talks


Title Place Year Description of Event
Urea fertilizer Plant - Problems and remedies MED, NIT Hamirpur 2003 Expert lectures during AICTE - ISTE short term training program on Reliability Centered Maintenance.
Case study of urea fertilizer plant MED, NIT Hamirpur 2003 Expert lectures during AICTE - ISTE short term training program on Reliability Centered Maintenance.
Teaching - How to teach and use of EKLAVYA TECHNOLOGIES launched by MHRD New Delhi MED, NIT Hamirpur 2003 Expert lectures during AICTE - ISTE short term training program on Reliability Centered Maintenance.
Cell Network - Dynamic Neural Networks Inspired by Immune Systems MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Cell Network - Dynamic Neural Networks Inspired by Immune Systems
Finger Print Descriptors in Qsar MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Finger Print Descriptors in Qsar by Dr. (Mrs)J.Halora
Guha - Method of Automatic Generation of Hypothesis from data MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Guha - Method of Automatic Generation of Hypothesis from data by Dr. Premysl Zak
Euro - The New Currency of The European Union MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Euro - The New Currency of The European Union by Mrs.Porlona
Energy Management Beyond 2000 MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Energy Management Beyond 2000 by Sh .Y.R. Sood , Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering ,REC Hamirpur (HP)
Reclamation Techniques of Worn Out surfaces : Thermal Spraying and hard surfacing MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Reclamation Techniques of Worn Out surfaces : Thermal Spraying and hard surfacing by Sh D . K. Dwivedi ,Lecturer Department of Electrical Engineering ,REC Hamirpur (HP)
Role of Personality in Engineering Management MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Role of Personality in Engineering Management by Dr. K.Nagaraja Rao, Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College, Davengere (Karnataka)
PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT MED, NIT Hamirpur 1999 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Personality, Stress management , Emotional Management, Memory Management, Examination Fear , Anxiety Reducing Techniques, Preparation for Examination Success , Mental Health Problems of College students, Creativity Characteristics & Facing Interview during three day seminar on PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT by Dr . K . Nagaraja Rao , Professor & Head ,Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere (Karnataka).
LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Leadership, Selfconfidence, Inferiority Complex, Public Speaking , Mock Interview etc. during two day seminar on LEADERSHIP ENHANCEMENT by Dr . K . Nagaraja Rao, Professor& Head, Department of Psychiatry , Medical College Davengere (Karnataka)
Multiple Intelligence and Hobbies MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on Multiple Intelligence and Hobbies by Dr. K.Nagaraja Rao,Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere ( Karnataka )
How to Prepare Curriculam Vitae MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on How to Prepare Curriculam Vitae by Dr. K.Nagaraja Rao, Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere ( Karnataka )
UNDP-APDIP CISCO Networking Programme MED, NIT Hamirpur 2000 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on UNDP-APDIP CISCO Networking Programme by Mrs Kamlesh Dutta ,Lecturer, Computer Science & Engineering Department , R E C Hamirpur ( HP )
VOX POPULI Students -Teachers interaction MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized VOX POPULI Students -Teachers interaction on February , 2001 by Dr. Sunand Kumar , Chapter Co-coordinator.
ISTE CHEF D'OUEVRE GRID QUIZ MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized ISTE CHEF D'OUEVRE GRID QUIZ on February 24 , 2001 by Dr. Sunand Kumar , Co-ordinator of the chapter
IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON HUMAN RELATIONS MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON HUMAN RELATIONS on March 31 , 2001 delivered by Dr. K. Nagaraja Rao , Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College , Davengere ( Kamataka )
INTERFACE BETWEEN MEDICINE AND ENGINEERING MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on INTERFACE BETWEEN MEDICINE AND ENGINEERING on April 03,2001 delivered by Dr K. Nagaraja Rao, Professor & Head , Department of Psychiatry , Medical College Davengere Karnataka ).
ART OF LIVING MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on ART OF LIVING on August 18 , 2001 by Mrs . Kamlesh , basic course teacher of art of living , Vyakti Vikas Kendra , Bangalore.
PRIVATISATION OF TECHNICAL INSTITUTIONS MED, NIT Hamirpur 2001 Organized the expert lectures for students and faculty on PRIVATISATION OF TECHNICAL INSTITUTIONS on August 28 ,2001 by Dr. Ashok Kr. Gupta , Assistant Professor , Department of Civil Engineering, REC Hamirpur.

Consultancy


Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status

International and National Exposure


Sr.No. Title Description
1 World Congress on Engineering (WCE 2014) Human Error Quantification of railway Maintenance Tasks of Disc Brake Unit.
2 2013 MTMI International Conference on Business Issues and Technology Management Effect of TQM on costumer satisfaction in Indian manufacturing industries.
3 3rd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics Analysis of Performance Parameters of Just-in-Time and Non Just-in-Time based Manufacturing Industries in India
4 International Conference on Applied Simulation and Modelling (ASM 2007) Performance Modelling and Simulated Availability of Shell Gasification and Carbon Recovery Unit of Urea Plant
5 International Conference on Operations Research for Development Decision Support System For Optimum Availability for a Urea Synthesis System
6 International Conference on Operations and Quantitative Management Operational Behaviour and Maintenance Planning for Ammonia Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant
7 International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering Behavioural Analysis and Terotechnological Maintenance Planning of Crystallization System in a Urea Fertizer Plant
8 International Conference on Stochastic Models, Optimization Techniques and Computer Applications Behavioural Analysis and Optimization of Urea Synthesis System in a Urea Fertilizer Plant
9 XVI National Systems Conference (NSC92) Availability Analysis of Pulping System in a Paper Industry
10 All India Seminar on Wind Energy An Analysis of Wind Power Potential in North West India
11 All India Seminar on Advances in Industrial Engineering and Productivity Improvement Technique Steady State Behaviour and Maintenance Planning of Urea Decomposition System in a Fertizer Plant

Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Best ISTE Chapter Award( Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh State) ISTE ISTE 2000