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Prof. (Dr.) Vijayan Gurumurthy (Emeritus fellow & member of expert visiting committee, All India Council for Technical Education)

For being Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Engineering, he was awarded D.Sc. Engg. & LL.D. (Hon.) by the Yorker International University.

He was awarded Fellow of AIMA by AIMA, New Delhi & also received PDF by World Science & Engineering Academy & Society (WSEAS), Greece & PDF elaborator for the Main Researcher, WSEAS Ecology and Ecosystems.

He has served as an Officer with the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)/Government of India. He also served as Professor and Main Researcher in Institute of Technology, Haramaya University (FDRE), Alemaya, Ethiopia, East Africa.

He has more than 32 years of experience in Research, Academics, Industry, Field Work, Consultancy Services, Training & Extension in Government, Educational & Private Organizations. He has been coordinating and counseling Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Business Development (DEBM) program of Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI) since nine years. He has been serving as emeritus fellow (EF) and member of expert visiting committee (EVC) of AICTE. He is a fellow & member of 10 national & 8 international professional societies.

He has 30 awards including recognitions and distinctions. Published 49 articles in national & 116 in international journals, 8 eBooks of international level and 70 Reference and Text Book Chapters. His publications were cited in 20 numbers of citations & 440 citation indexes in the database.


Prof. L.P. Awasthi (Ex – Head - Department of Plant Pathology, N.D. University of Agriculture & Technology)

An ex.-head of Department of Plant Pathology, N.D. University of Agriculture & Technology, Kumarganj, Faizabad (U.P.) India.

Prof. Awasthi is a distinguished scientist who has made significant contributions to the field of Plant Pathology (in general) particularly Plant Virology. His professional experience includes more than 40 years of teaching and research in Plant Pathology. He has guided 77 M. Sc. (Ag.) and 35 Ph.D. students.

Prof. Awasthi has published more than 350 research papers in foreign and Indian journals of repute with many other popular articles. He has visited Karl-Marx University Leipzig, University of Berlin, Institute of Plant Pathology, Aschersleben, and Halle University, Germany.

Prof. Awasthi has been conferred Plant Pathology Leadership Award 2012- by Indian Phytopathological Society, India for his outstanding contributions, scientific excellence and distinguished services for the cause of Plant Pathological Research, Education and Technology dissemination, which has impacted Science of Plant Pathology in the country.


Dr. Y.S. Rajput (Head of Division - Animal Biochemistry Division, ICAR - National Dairy Research Institute)

With a Master’s degree in Biochemistry from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh & Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, Dr. Rajput started his career as Sr. Research Fellow/ Assistant at JNKVV, Jabalpur.

He has been a lecturer (Biochemistry) at RSM Degree College, Dhampur, Bijnor, UP & then entered Agricultural Research Service. He held various positions as Scientist, Senior Scientist, and Principal Scientist Head, Dairy Chemistry Division, Head, Animal Biochemistry Division at National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), ICAR, Karnal.

With ten of his patents filed, two are already granted. He has guided 13 master and 11 doctoral students. He has published 83 research papers in reputed journals, most of them in foreign journals. Dr. Rajput has great analytical skills and has transferred seven different technologies through 14 different MOU to industries.

He has worked at the Department of Biochemistry, Wisconsin University, Wisconsin, USA, on Hybridoma Technology and at University of Guelph, Canada on avidin-biotin affinity system. He has occupied various positions as Central Public Information Officer (CPIO), at NDRI-Karnal, Member-Secretary at the Institute Technology Management Committee, Member-Secretary of the Quinquennial Review Team (QRT), Nodal Officer at National Referral Centre for Milk Quality and Safety, Chairman at the ISO Committee, Nodal Officer at National Agriculture Innovation Projects (NAIP) (World Bank), Chairman of the Library Advisory Committee & Convener of the Society of Biological Chemists (India), Karnal Chapter.

Dr. Rajput has received NRDC Meritorious Invention Award, Dr. K.K.Iya Award, Sukumar Basu Memorial Award and Best Division Award. Dr. Rajput is also a part of National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS), New Delhi and National Academy of Dairy Sciences.


Dr. Mohammad Talib (Professor of Information Technology, Bahrain)

With being a professor of Information Technology, Dr. Talib is also the founder of establishing computer labs and courses at different levels for DoE, Govt of India, AICTE, IGNOU & University of Lucknow.

He has launched PG & PhD programmes in computer & information sciences in a number of African Universities. He has been online faculty and subject matter expert in few of the universities in the US.

Dr. Talib has been conferred an honorary doctorate in CSE by the Yorker International University, US. International Biographical Centre (IBC) at Cambridge selected him as an outstanding person of the 20th Century, with his name mentioned in the 16th and 18th edition of the Marquis’ Who’s Who in the world.

From being the first Doctorate in Computer Science & Engineering from the University of Lucknow in computer science & engineering, he has more than 85 published research papers in national and international journals, above 100 citations of research articles.

Dr. Talib has collaborated research with many world-class universities like Sunderland-UK, Zaytoonah-Jordan, USM-Malaysia, etc. He has founded Computer Society in Botswana and Malaysia. As a part of his industrial relevance, he has worked as a software engineer at silicon valley in California and has handled several projects for software development companies as a consultant both in India & abroad including a copyrighted one titled Talking Library (TALIB©). He has earned Sound of Poetry-2005 award in USA by the international Who’s Who in the Poetry.


Dr. M. Abdul Salam (Vice Chancellor- University of Calicut, Kerela)


  • Phd- Agronomy, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
  • Msc- Agronomy, Kerela Agricultural University.
  • BSc – Agronomy, Kerela University.


  • Professor, Kerela Agricultural University
  • Associate Professor, Kerela Agricultural University
  • Assisstant Professor, Kerela Agricultural University


  • Published 13 books
  • Has more than 11 Glitters to his credit, viz. Dr. Abdul Kalam Azad Memorial National Educational Award, DNA Innovative B-School Award & National Education Leadership Award etc.

Area of Expertise:

  • Agronomics.

Dr. Anand Tripathi (Director-MCA, Jayawant Technical Campus, Pune University)


  • Ph.D. (Computer Science) Bundelkhand University, Jhansi
  • M.Tech (Computer Science) ,Singhania University, Rajasthan
  • M.C.A. , HBTI, Kanpur University, Kanpur
  • M.Sc. (Maths) , Bundelkhand University, Jhansi
  • L.L.B, Bundelkhand University


  • Director/Principal, CTIT, CT Group, Jalandhar, Punjab
  • Director IVS Inst. Of Tech., Mathura
  • Director, CEMT, SR Group, Jhansi
  • Professor, BSA College of Engg, Mathura
  • Professor, SRITS, Datia
  • Professor PDMCE, Bahadurgarh, Haryana


  • On the editorial board of various national & international journals.
  • Recipient of various Honors & Certificate of Appreciations.
  • Published 3 books

Area of Expertise:

  • Information Technology for Business Transformation

Dr. Binod Kumar (Director-MCA, Jayawant Technical Campus, Pune University)


  • Ph.D. (Computer Science) , Saurashtra University, Rajkot.
  • M.Phil. (Computer Science) , Madurai Kamaraj University
  • M.C.A. , National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur
  • M.Sc. (Analytical Chemistry) , Banaras Hindu University
  • B.Sc. , Banaras Hindu University


  • Dean & Professor, MCA, Jayawant Technical Campus, University of Pune
  • Associate Professor, Computer Science & Engineering , MIT Academy of Engineering, MAEER’s Group, University of Pune
  • Associate Professor, School of Engineering and Computer Technology , Quest International University, Malaysia.
  • HOD & Associate Professor , Computer Science & Engineering, Medi-Caps Institute of Science & Tech(MIST) , Indore
  • HOD & Associate Professor , MCA Dept., Lakshmi Narain College of Tech. (LNCT), Bhopal
  • Assistant Professor , MCA Dept. , Institute of Science & Technology for Advanced Studies & Research
  • Lecturer , Computer Science Dept. , N.V.Patel College of Pure & Applied Science
  • Lecturer, Computer Science Dept., Virani Science College, Rajkot


  • On the Editorial Board and Technical Reviewer of various National & International Journals
  • Received a Gold Medal, Golden Jubilee fund, MPhil Degree

Area of Expertise:

  • Data Mining
  • Bioinformatics

DR. J. K. R. SASTRY (Dean (RND)/Professor, K L University)


  • Ph. D- Management, Andhra University
  • Ph. D- Computer Science and Engineering, JNTU Hyderabad
  • Master of Engineering (Control Engineering), Andhra University
  • Master of Business Administration (Finance), Andhra University
  • PG Dip. Applied Statistics, Andhra University
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering ), Andhra University
  • Certificate Course in Private Sector Management, UK, Leads University
  • Diploma in Project Management, Administrative Staff College of India
  • Certificate in Real Time Data Acquisition , IHC Holland
  • Diploma, Cobol Programming , Computer Maintenance Corporation
  • Diploma, Russian Language and Literature , Andhra University


  • Professor , KL College of engineering
  • Director , Gurunank Engineering College
  • Principal, Sant Samard Engineering College
  • Vice Principal, Tirumala Engineering College
  • professor, Department of CSE, Andhra University
  • CEO/CTO, Chakkilam InfoTech limited, Chakkilam Inc. (HIPAA Healthcare Inc.)
  • CEO/CTO, KR Softnet Systems limited, e2m technologies Inc.
  • President, Intelligent Systems Inc.
  • Vice President, MASCON Global limited
  • Vice President, RSC Software Private limited, Rizvi Inc.


  • Has nearly 25 glitters to his credit viz., Best Teacher of the University, Gold Medalist (ME), Gold Medalist (MBA) etc.
  • On the editorial board of various national & international journals.

Area of Expertise:

  • Embedded Systems
  • Data warehousing and Mining
  • Software Engineering
  • Wireless communication
  • Graph theory
  • Power Systems
  • Cognitive Science.

Dr.K.S.Jagannatha Rao (Director and Distinguished Scientist, Institute for Scientific Research and Technological Advances, Republic Panama)


  • Ph. D
  • FNASc,
  • FABS
  • FLS (UK)


  • Adjunct Faculty, Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Texas Health Sciences, Houston, USA
  • Collaborative Scientist, Methodist Research Institute, Houston, USA
  • Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
  • Scientist, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore
  • Visiting Scientist, University of Virginia Medical School, Charlestville, USA
  • Visiting scientist, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Siena, Italy


  • On the editorial board of various national & international journals.
  • Gold Medalist of IAGMH INTAS
  • Published 8 Books.

Area of Expertise:

  • Neuroscience- Biochemical and Genomic Neurodegeneration pathways
  • Neuroinformatics

Dr. P. S. Yadava (Former Dean, School of Science, Centre of Advanced Study in Life Sciences)


  • Ph. D./li>
  • M.Sc.


  • Professor & Head, Department of Life Sciences, Manipur University.
  • Assistant Professor, JNU, PG Centre & Manipur University, Imphal
  • Lecturer. Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra


  • Published 4 books
  • Received Career Award – (UGC)

Area of Expertise:

  • Ecology & Environmental Sciences.

Dr. Padma S. Vankar (Consultant, IIT Kanpur)


  • Ph.D. (Chemistry) from IIT, Kanpur
  • M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry), Christ Church College, Kanpur
  • B.Sc. (Chemsitry, Zoology and Botany), Christ Church College, Kanpur


  • Chief R&D Manager , Huntin Organics, Faridabad
  • Principal Research Scientist , FEAT Laboratory, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
  • Project Scientist, Facility for Ecological and Analytical Testing (FEAT) Laboratory, IIT, Kanpur
  • Sr. Project Scientist, Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur
  • Chief R&D Manager , Huntin Organics, Faridabad
  • Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, IIT, Kanpur
  • Research Associate, University of Konstanz, Germany
  • Research Fellow, Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur


  • Received Gold Medal for DST-Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Program 2011 for the Innovation Adsorbent for Reuse of Frying Oils
  • Published 5 books

Area of Expertise:

  • Research & Development, Project Management, Product Development, Process Enhancement & Scientific Innovation from concept-to-commercialisation.

Dr. R. K. Sharma (Director to Shri Balwant Institute of Technology, Sonepat)


  • Ph.D.- liquid Membrane Technology, BITS, Pilani

  • M.Sc.- Physical Chemistry, Meerut University

  • B.Sc.- Chemistry, Zoology, Botany and General Mathematics, Meerut University


  • Director to Neelkanth Institute of Technology, Meerut
  • Director to Om Sai Institute of Technology & Science, Baghpat
  • Director, DSS Research Lab
  • Senior Manager, Ecomen Consultants Pvt.Ltd, Lucknow
  • Deputy Director, ERL, Lucknow
  • Manager(R&D), EFL, Banglore
  • Scientist, ITRC, Lucknow
  • Pool Officer, RRL, Bhopal
  • Lecturer, BITS, PILANI


  • Have been awarded for the development of portable water analysis kit & for the development of mobile water testing laboratory by
  • Published 6 books.

Area of Expertise:

  • Management and assessment of water & waste water quality
  • Environmental sanitation
  • Mineral characterization
  • Waste land development

Dr. R. C. Singh (Director, Vidya College of Engineering, Meerut)


  • Ph.D., Banaras Hindu University
  • M. Sc., Banaras Hindu University
  • B. Sc., Banaras Hindu University.

  • Professor, Sharda University.
  • Associate Professor Hindustan Institute of Technology, Greater Noida
  • Assistant Professor, Anand Engineering College, Agra
  • Assistant Professor, Raj Goel Institute of Technology, Agra

  • 2 Glitters to his credit, viz. Pride of International Education Excellence Award & Bharat Vidya Shiromani Award
  • On the Editorial Board for various journals
  • Published 2 books
Area of Expertise:

  • Classical Mechanics
  • Electrodynamics
  • Engineering Physics,

Dr. Rajendra Singh Sikarwar (Director/Advisor, JK Institute of Engineering, Bilaspur)



  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), Maulana Azad College of Technology, Bhopal
  • M.Tech. (Applied Mechanics), Maulana Azad College of Technology, Bhopal
  • PG Diploma (Business Management), B.S.S.S., Bhopal
  • B.Tech. (Agricultural Engineering) College of Agricultural Engineering, Jabalpur


  • Director/Principal, JK Institute of Engineering, Bilaspur
  • Director/Principal, Trinity Institute of Technology & Research, Bhopal
  • Director/Principal, Vidhyapeeth Institute of Science & Technology, Bhopal
  • Director/Principal, J. N. C. T., Bhopal
  • Professor (Mech. Engg.) & R&D Director/Principal, L.N. C. T., Bhopal
  • I/c Deputy Secretary, M.P. State Finance Commission, Bhopal
  • Under Secretary, M.P State Finance Commission, Bhopal
  • Deputy Secretary (Deputation), M.P RajyaKrishi Vipanan Board, Bhopal
  • Assistant Engineer/Technical Engineer, M.P State Land Development Corporation, Bhopal
  • I/c Administrative Officer, M.P State Land Development Corporation, Bhopal
  • Asst. Research Scientist/Asst. Professor, Gujarat Agriculture University Dantiwada, Gujarat
  • I/c Associate Research Scientist/Associate Professor, Gujarat Agriculture University Dantiwada, Gujarat
  • Junior Engineer, Director, Department of Agriculture, Rajasthan


  • Authored 7 books
  • Various glitters to his credit viz, Shiksha Ratna Purashkaar, Glory of India etc.
Area of Expertise:


  • Engineering
  • Mechanics & Manangement

Dr. S Suresh Kumar (Associate Vice President, GA Software Technologies Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore)



  • Ph.D, Tamil Nadu Government University, Tamil Nadu
  • M.S., Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani.
  • Advanced Marine Propulsion and Control Technology, Institute of Armament Technology (DRDO) , Pune
  • B Tech- Mechanical, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi


  • Associate Vice President, GA Software Technologies Pvt Ltd, Bangalore
  • Ministry Of Defence / Indian Navy, Chancellor (Indian Naval Training Facilities)


  • Received the Award- Flag Officer Commanding In Chief Commendation.
Area of Expertise:


  • Business Strategy
  • Facilities management
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