Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (Deemed University) - Introduction

List of Invited Lectures Organized by the Department (last 5 years)

Sl. No. Name of expert Title of lecture Year
1 Prof. Gurvinder S. Virk (Professor of Robotics and the Built Environment, University of Gävle, SE-801 76 Gävle, SWEDEN) Past, Present and Future trends of Robotics Research directions in Robotics 2015
2 Prof. Suman Chakroborty, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kharagpur Mechanical Engineering at 2050 2014
3 Mr. Rajender Singh, Chair, Student Activities and Member, ASHRAE India Chapter ASHRAE Standards in HVAC Applications 2012
4 Dr Yatish Kathpal, C.O.O. JVR Forgings Ltd. Ludhiana, Punjab,India Advanced Manufacturing Processes 2012
5 Dr. Sanjeev Bedi, Prof and Director, Mechatronics Engg. Department, University of Waterloo, Canada. In State Initiated Design Centre (SIDC Lab).25 June to 8 July 2013 Series of 10 lectures on “DESIGN INNOVATION”.
  1. LIFECYCLE MODELING OF A PRODUCT
  2. IDEA GENERATION FOR PRODUCT DESIGN
  3. INNOVATION IN DESIGN AND ANALYSIS
  4. NEW PARADIGM IN DESIGN & TRAINING
  5. CAD & CNC TOOLPATH PLANNING
  6. 5 AXIS CNC MACHINES,
  7. KINEMATICS OF 3 & 5 -AXIS MACHINING
  8. BICYCLE DESIGN & REDESIGN
  9. CUSTOMIZED BAMBOO BICYCLE DESIGN
  10. CUSTOMIZED BAMBOO BICYCLE ANALYSIS
2012
6 Mr. Dinesh Rawat, Executive Secretary, ASHRAE India Chapter Zero Energy Building 2012
7 Dr. Meera N. K. Singh, University of Manitoba, Canada. Composites and Fracture Mechanics 2011
8 Dr. A. Manna Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering PEC, Chandigarh Micro machining of AL2O3 ceramic on hybrid TW-ECSM setup 2011
9 Dr. R. Natarajan, Former Chairman AICTE, New Delhi, India. Former Director, IIT, Madras, India Sustainable development and other challenges to mechanical engineers 2011
10 Dr. D V Singh, Former Director, IIT, Roorkee, India. Former Chairman, AICTE, New Delhi, India Mechanical engineering: retrospect and prospect 2011
11 Dr. S C Sharma, Professor, IIT, Roorkee. Uttrakhand, India Coriolis mass flow sensors- a state of art 2011
12 Dr C. Bhasker, Manager, BHEL, Hyderabad, India Simulation of three dimensional flows in industrial components using CFD techniques 2011
13 Dr. Anand Vaz, Professor, NIT, Jalandhar, Punjab Bond Graph: a powerful approach to modeling, simulation and control of engineering systems 2011
14 Mr Arun Kumar, Senior Engineer, Anton Paaar, Gurgaon, Haryana, India Rheology of slurry 2011
15 Dr Yatish Kathpal, C.O.O. JVR Forgings Ltd. Ludhiana, Punjab,India Turning towards hard part machining 2011
16 Mr. Sushil K. Choudhury, MD (Bloetech Air Devices Pvt. Ltd.) ASHRAE 2010
17 Mr. Dinesh Gupta (Bry-air Pvt. Ltd.) ASHRAE 2010
18 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Automated Tool Path Planning from CAD for 3 and 5 axis CNC machines 2010
19 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. 3D scanner technology 2010
20 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Design of simulators for 3 axes and 5 axes CNC machining with different types of cutters. 2010
21 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Virtual Machinist & Open Architecture Controller for CNC machining 2010
22 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Trends in CAD CAM research 2010
23 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. CAD 2010
24 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. B-rep DBMS and Solid Modeling Kernals 2010
25 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Mathematics Behind Tool Path Planning For Sculptured Surfaces 2010
26 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Comparison Of Various Tool Path Planning Strategies And Use Of Tool Geometries On Surface Topology 2010
27 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. 5 Axes Machining 2010
28 Dr Sanjeev Bedi, Professor, University of Waterloo, Canada. Kinematics Of 5 Axes Machines 2010
29 Prof. K. M. Singh, MIED, IIT Roorkee Simulation of Turbulent flow, Simulation of Navier Stokes Equations 2010
30 US Embassy Officials. Higher studies in US universities and Visa process 2010
31 Prof. K. S. Kasana, NIT Kurukshetra CFD 2010
32 Prof. N. V. Reddy IIT, Kanpur Metal Forming Process 2010
33 Mr. Yatish Kathpal (V.P., JVR Forging Ltd.), Ludhiana EDM Process 2010
34 Dr. Gautam Biswas, Director,CMRI Durgapur Multimode analysis of bubble growth in saturated film boiling 2010
35 Dr. Subhash C. Mullick, Professor, Department of Energy studies, IIT Delhi Cogeneration 2010
36 Mr. A.V. Doshi, Assistant Professor, MED, SVNIT Surat Energy savings in centrifugal pump 2010
37 Dr. S. A. Channiwala, Professor,MED,SVNIT Surat Energy audit concepts and application 2010
38 Dr. J.K.Sharma Director, Ambala college of Engineering, Ambala Improvements in fuel economy & performance of modern automotive diesel engines 2010
39 Prof. O. P. Gandhi IIT, Delhi Graph Theory 2010
40 Sh. Parmatma Dubey, Dy. Manager CGL, Mumbai. Condition Monitoring 2010
41 Prof. B. K. Gandhi, MIED, IIT, Roorkee Simulation of Rotating flow 2009
42 Dr. Rajeev Khanna, Practicing Super Specialist in Sport Medicine, USA. Ergonomics and postural analysis for lifting manual tasks. 2009
43 Prof. M. L. Munjal, IISc Banagalore Muffler Design 2009
44 Prof. S. Narayanan, IIT Chenai Noise 2009
45 Mr. N. S. Naidu Additional Director (NSTL, Visakhapatnam) Under Water Acoustics 2009
46 Dr. A. Manna, Prof. PEC Univ. of Technology,Chandigarh. Smart materials & Micro machining. 2013
47 Dr. Sanjeev Bedi, Prof. U.W. Canada. Custom footwear design. 2013
48 Dr. A. K. Lal, Prof. PEC Univ. of Technology, Chandigarh. MEMS 2013
49 Dr. Ekta Singla, AP, IIT Ropar. Multivariable multi-objective optimization and its application in robotics 2013
50 Dr. Sanjeev Bedi, Prof. U.W. Canada Collaborative R&D with TU 2013
51 Dr. Sanjeev Bedi, Prof and Director, Mechatronics Engg. Department, University of Waterloo, Canada. In State Initiated Design Centre (SIDC Lab).1 to 14 August 2013 Series of 10 lectures on” Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Manufacturing”
  1. LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT OF A PRODUCT
  2. DESIGN CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT
  3. GEOMETRIC MODELING
  4. CAD-CUSTOMIZATION OF PARTS
  5. DESIGN OF SCULPTURED SURFACES
  6. CAE
  7. DESIGN & WORKING OF CNC MACHINES
  8. CAM
  9. TOOL POSITIONING IN CNC 2013 MACHINING
  10. FUTURE TRENDS IN CAD CAM
2013
52 Dr. Simarjeet Singh Saini, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Univ. of Waterloo. Advances in Nano Photonic Sensors 11 April 2014
53 Dr. Sanjeev Bedi, Professor Univ. of Waterloo, Canada. Innovation and Entrepreneurship 3rd July 2014.
54 Dr. Sanjeev Bedi, Professor Univ. of Waterloo, Canada. Perspective on research 4th July 2014
55 Dr. Evgeny Gordienko. Professor. Department of Mathematics, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City. Stability Estimates in Perturbed Markov Decision Processes 19th December,2014