Educational Qualification

Ph.D (Chemical Engg.) IIT Delhi
M.E (Chemical), Panjab University, Chandigarh
(Stood first and got Distinction)
B.E.(Chemical) Panjab University, Chandigarh
Certified Energy Manager & Auditor (BEE, India)

Experience

Twenty years of Applied Research and Teaching experience after Ph.D.

Professional Membership

Life Member Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers and Punjab Science Acedemy

Research

Area of Specialization :Industrial pollution Control and Energy Conservation
# Number of research projects of applied nature were undertaken. These were funded from Agencies like DST, PCRA and PPCB and SIDBI etc.
# Provided consultancy to about 1300 SMEs in different industrial Sector.
# Having 20 publications in International and national Journals ( including conferences)
# Visited Zurich, Switzerland in January, 2012 for presenting research paper and Chairing two technical sessions in international Conference ;New York, U.S.A., in June 2015 for presenting research papers in international conferences and Tokyo Japan in March 1999 for attending a three week training course on waste water treatment.
# Handled the work relating to Training and placement of students of the department for eight years.
# Selected as expert member in number of Committees Constituted by the Punjab Govt. from time to time for tackling pollution control problems from various categories of industries.
# Developed technologies for number of Industrial Sectors for Pollution Control and energy Conservation.
# Imparted training for six years, of six month duration every year, relating to industrial problems to students of chemical engineering, as part of curricula of undergraduate courses.
#Conducted sixteen seminars/conferences/brain storming sessions etc. for popularizing the developed technologies and enhancing interaction with industry and academic institutions.
# Delivered fifteen expert lectures in Organisations like NITTTR, Chandigarh, MGSIPA, Chandigarh, different State pollution Control Boards and during short term Courses and Conferences organized by the department.