Head Of Department
Dr. Nathi Ram Chauhan is working as Professor and Head of Department of Mechanical & Automation Engineering at Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University For Women (IGDTUW) Delhi (India). He is also looking after the placement and internship activities of Department as Training and Placement Officer (TPO) from last three years. He received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT, Roorkee and M.Tech with specialization in Machine Design Engineering from IIT Roorkee. He did B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from BIET Jhansi (An Autonomous Institute Funded by the U.P. Government). He was the Head of Department of Mechanical & Automation Engineering during December, 2014 to December, 2017. He has also worked as Course Coordinator for M.Tech in Robotics and Automation during October, 2014 to July 2019. He was earlier selected as an Assistant Engineer (AE) by UPPSC (Govt of Uttar Pradesh). He has delivered several expert lectures in various Faculty Development Programmes. He also attended the various Workshops, Short Term Courses, Training Course and Faculty Development Programmes, National and International Conferences of repute. He organised FDPs and training programmes in the Department. During his Headship, the students participated in various car design and fabrication events inside and outside of India and won many awards. He was the member of various committees such as Board of studies, Academic Council, Financial Committee, Departmental Research Committee and others. He was a Coordinator of Joint Departmental Research Committee of ECE and MAE Departments. He is a Life Member of TSI (Tribology Society of India), and was member of SAE, Society of Automotive Engineers, India. He is currently supervising 07 Ph.D in the field of Machine Design Engineering, Tribology, Fluid Film Bearings, Alternate Fuels, Composite Materials, Robotics & Automation and one PhD in the field of alternate fuels has already awarded under his supervision. He has supervised 36 M.Tech. Dissertation and 20 B.Tech. Minor and Major Projects. He has a teaching experience of more than 18 years. He has published more than 120 papers in International/National Journals, Book Chapters and Conferences of repute.
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