Kumar, Pradeep - Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Kumar, Pradeep
Pradeep Kumar Professor pradeep.kumar@me.iitr.ac.in 9837423860
Areas of Interest
  • Industrial Engineering:, Quality Engineering, Taguchi's Method, Six Sigma, SPC Tools, QFD, Joining:, Microwave Joining of Bulk Materials, Composites, Advanced Manufacturing Processes:, Micro-Machining, Hybrid Machining, Non-Conventional Processes, Supply Chain Management, Global Supply Chain, Reverse Logistics, Green Supply Chains, 3PL, 4PL Logisitcs, Metal Casting:, Vacuum Sealed Molding, Evaporative Pattern Casting, Investment Casting, Casting Simulation
Professional Background
2014-01-011 year Vice ChancellorDelhi Technological University, Delhi
2003-01-01OngoingProfessor, Department of Mechanical & Industrial EngineeringIIT Roorkee
2013-01-011 year Visiting Professor, Department of System Engineering, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia
2018-01-01Visiting ProfessorDepartment of Industrial and System Engineering at AIT Bangkok, Thailand
2010-01-01Visiting Professor, Department of Industrial and System EngineeringAIT Bangkok, Thailand
2006-01-016 years Joint Professor, Department of Management StudiesIIT Roorkee
2001-01-012 years Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringIIT Roorkee
1998-01-011 year Research Associate, Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Wayne State University, MI, USA
1996-01-01Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Management System, West Virginia University, WV, USA
1996-01-015 years Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringIIT Roorkee
1990-01-016 years Lecturer, Department of Mechanical and Industrial EngineeringIIT Roorkee
Multiple Posts
2014-01-011 year Vice ChancellorDelhi Technological University
2013-01-01Chairman, Institute Purchase Committee IIT Roorkee
2010-01-012 years Dean Finance and PlanningIIT Roorkee
2007-01-012 years Head, Mechanical & Industrial EngineeringIIT Roorkee
2008-01-011 year Chairman JEE 2009IIT Roorkee
2007-01-011 year Vice Chairman JEE (Organizing) 2008IIT Roorkee
2005-01-011 year Chairman, Gate 2006IIT Roorkee
2006-01-011 year Chairman, GATE 2007IIT Roorkee
2005-01-011 year Chairman, JMET (Organizing) 2006IIT Roorkee
2004-01-011 year Vice Chairman PG Admission 2005IIT Roorkee
2004-01-011 year Vice Chairman, GATE 2005IIT Roorkee
2004-01-011 year Coordinator, Educational Technological CellIIT Roorkee
2012-01-011 year Chairman, Department Academic Studies Committee IIT Roorkee
2010-01-012 years Chairman, Department Research Committee IIT Roorkee
2007-01-012 years Chairman, Department Professorial CommitteeIIT Roorkee
2005-01-012 years Coordinator, Workshop IIT Roorkee
Honors and Awards
Gold Medal, Being Topper of M. TechIIT Roorkee1989
Eminent Mechanical Engineer, For Contribution in the Area of Mechanical Engineering The Institution of Engineers (India) 2014
Emerald Literati Network 2013: Outstanding Author Contribution AwardJournal of Adavnces in Management Research 2013
Best Case Study Award in Non-Traditional Area National Council of the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering 2010
Fellow of World Confederation of Productivity Sciences, Canada World Productivity Council2007
3rd Best Paper AwardXIII ISME Conference, IIT Roorkee2003
SAE Recognition AwardSAE International Automotive Manufacturing Conference and Exposition, Detroit. USA 2001
Binani Trust Award for Best Technical Paper Institute of Indian Foundrymen1999
Khosla Research Commendation CertificateIIT Roorkee1996
Educational Details
B.E.Industrial Engg.University of Roorkee (Now IIT Roorkee)1982
M.E.Production Engg.University of Roorkee (Now IIT Roorkee)1989
Ph..D.Production and Industrial Engg.University of Roorkee (Now IIT Roorkee)1993
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
San Antonio, TX USAPresent research paper entitled " On Improvement in Surface Integrity of µ-EDMed Ti–6Al–4V Alloy by µ-ECM Process", " during the TMS 2019 Annual Meeting & Exhibition Conference2019-01-01
AIT BangkokDelivered Lectures on BPR2019-01-01
San Diego, USAPresent research paper entitled " Investigations on Rotary Tool Near-Dry Electric Discharge Machining" during the TMS 2017 Annual Meeting & Exhibition Conference2017-01-01
San Diego, U.S.APresent research paper entitled "Some Studies on Performance of a Natural Polymer Media for Abrasive Flow Machining" during the TMS 2011 Annual Meeting & Exhibition Conference2011-01-01
Zacatecas, Mexico, Indo – Mexico S & T Program of DST, New Delhi for the collaborative project on Development of Fracture and Fatigue Resistant Cast Aluminum Alloys Produced by Semi-Solid Metal Casting and Conventional Casting Processes2010-01-01
Stockholm, Sweden 6th Consortium Meeting of EU-Asia Link Program on Sound and Vibration2008-01-01
Amsterdam, Netherlands 6th Consortium Meeting of EU-Asia Link Program on Sound and Vibration2008-01-01
Bangkok, selection panelist on behalf of KAUST Saudi Arabia2007-01-01
Asian Productivity Office, Mongolia Course on Taguchi's Method, and presented country paper 2000-01-01
St. Louis, USAPresentation of Paper at AFS Exposition1999-01-01
Books Authored

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