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Faculty Profile

Rana Anil

Rana Anil
Professor- School of Mechatronics Engineering

Commander (Dr) Anil Rana

Office:Professor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 5 pm
Educational Details:

  • PhD (IIT Mumbai), M Tech (IIT Delhi), B Tech(Naval College of Engineering)

Work Experience : 13 years

  • 5 years as Professor (Marine/Mechanical Engineering) and Associate Dean (Research) in Fiji National University in Fiji Islands
  • 30 years in the Indian Navy , Engineering Branch
    • Performed the duties of chief instructor for engineering students and commended by the Flag Officer Commanding–in-Chief for excellent work in building up training material (documents, computer based tutorials etc ).
    • Indian Naval Mechanical/Marine Engineer Officer with senior level experience in the areas of operations and maintenance management, education, project management, human resource planning, training and development
    • Served in seven Indian Naval warships in various capacities and gained a valuable experience on operation and maintenance of the widest variety of marine engineering equipment
    • Commanded a key dockyard ship maintenance support facility with over 150 workers responsible for planning, scheduling and executing maintenance programs for a wide variety of ships and submarine systems, such as propulsion shafting systems, Controllable pitch propellers and fixed pitch propellers, stabilizers, air conditioining and refrigeration systems, rudders, various ship systems, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and underwater valves of ships and submarines
    • Served as the Senior Manager production and planning in the Fleet Maintenance Unit responsible for operation and maintenance issues of marine machinery of over 50 naval warships.
    • Served in the Directorate of Marine Engineering, Naval Headquarters responsible for policy matters on selection and indigenization of fuels and lubricants, co-ordination of R&D programs and selection of gear boxes for marine propulsion plants.
    • Responsible for implementation of condition based maintenance for IN equipment involving functions from selection of monitoring equipment to designing of equipment specific monitoring plans and schedules

Research Areas:
(i) Reliability engineering
(ii) Maintenance management
(iii) Evolutionary optimization techniques
(iv) Application of fuzzy logic and neural network
principles to maintenance management
(v) Diagnostics of marine equipment failures
(vi) Sustainable sea transport

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Agashe Sujata

Agashe Sujata
Associate Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Dr. Sujata Agashe

Office: E-108, Engineering Block, First Floor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment
Educational Details:

  • Ph.D. (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering), University of Pune (2010)
  • M.E. (Electronics & Telecommunication- Electronic Instrumentation), University of Pune (1998)
  • B.E. (Instrumentation and Control), College of Engineering Pune (1989)
  • Diploma Electrical Engineering, MSBTE, Mumbai (1986)

Work Experience

  • Freelancer (August 2009 – June 2018)
  • Assistant Professor, Instrumentation Engineering Department, V.I.T. Pune (July 1999 – July 2009)
  • Lecturer, Instrumentation Engineering Department, V.I.T. Pune (January 1994 – June1999)
  • Lecturer, Bharati Vidyapeeth’s College of Engineering, Pune (February 1990 – January 1994
  • Visiting Faculty College of Engineering Pune (August 1989 – January 1990, 2009-2011)

Research Areas:
Automation and Process Instrumentation, Performance characterisation of control component

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Agashe Sujata

Agashe Sujata
Associate Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Dr. Sujata Agashe

Office: E-108, Engineering Block, First Floor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment
Educational Details:

  • Ph.D. (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering), University of Pune (2010)
  • M.E. (Electronics & Telecommunication- Electronic Instrumentation), University of Pune (1998)
  • B.E. (Instrumentation and Control), College of Engineering Pune (1989)
  • Diploma Electrical Engineering, MSBTE, Mumbai (1986)

Work Experience

  • Freelancer (August 2009 – June 2018)
  • Assistant Professor, Instrumentation Engineering Department, V.I.T. Pune (July 1999 – July 2009)
  • Lecturer, Instrumentation Engineering Department, V.I.T. Pune (January 1994 – June1999)
  • Lecturer, Bharati Vidyapeeth’s College of Engineering, Pune (February 1990 – January 1994
  • Visiting Faculty College of Engineering Pune (August 1989 – January 1990, 2009-2011)

Research Areas:
Automation and Process Instrumentation, Performance characterisation of control component

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Deshpande Vaijayanti

Deshpande Vaijayanti
Associate Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Dr. Vaijayanti Sandeep Deshpande

Office: E-108, Engineering Block, First Floor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment

Educational Details:

  • 2016 PhD, College of Engineering Pune Savitribai Phule Pune University
  • 2002 M.E.(Electrical)(Control Systems),College of Engineering Pune, University of Pune
  • 1991 B.E.(Electrical and Electronics ), Basaweshwar Engineering College, Karnataka University

Work Experience

    Total 24 years ( Teaching 21 years and Industry 3 years )

  • Associate Professor and Head of Electrical Engineering Department at NBN Sinhgad Technical Institutes Campus, Ambegaon(Bk), Pune
    (Associate Professor: 2016 to 2011 to July 2018, Assistant professor: 2011 to 2015)
  • 15 years with Sou. Venutai Chavan Polytechnic Pune ( Lecturer selection Grade:2008 -2011, Lecturer: 1996-2007)

Research Areas:

Active Suspension of Vehicles, Uncertainty and Disturbance Estimation, Sliding Mode Control

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Subhedar Jahida

Subhedar Jahida
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Jahida J. Subhedar

Office:Engineering Block, First floor, Room – E108, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment
Educational Details:

  • M.E. (VLSI and Embedded System), Savitribai Phule Pune University (2015)
  • B.E. (Electronics), Shivaji University of Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India. (1998)

Work Experience

  • Worked as a lecture At Rasiklal M Dhariwal Institute of Technology, Polytechnic Institute (July2008- May2018).
  • Lecturer for Information technology at Dr. S.M .D. Y .Patil Jr. chinchwad pune. (Jan2006-June 2008).
  • Workrd as lecturer at Rajarambapu Institute of Technology,Sakhrale, Islampur Sangli. From (Apr 2000- August2000).
  • Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli (March 1999 to March 2000) Visiting and Contract for Diploma and Degree.

Research Areas:
Inertial Sensor Based Character and Gesture Recognition

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Subhedar Jahida

Subhedar Jahida
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Jahida J. Subhedar

Office:Engineering Block, First floor, Room – E108, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment
Educational Details:

  • M.E. (VLSI and Embedded System), Savitribai Phule Pune University (2015)
  • B.E. (Electronics), Shivaji University of Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India. (1998)

Work Experience

  • Worked as a lecture At Rasiklal M Dhariwal Institute of Technology, Polytechnic Institute (July2008- May2018).
  • Lecturer for Information technology at Dr. S.M .D. Y .Patil Jr. chinchwad pune. (Jan2006-June 2008).
  • Workrd as lecturer at Rajarambapu Institute of Technology,Sakhrale, Islampur Sangli. From (Apr 2000- August2000).
  • Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli (March 1999 to March 2000) Visiting and Contract for Diploma and Degree.

Research Areas:
Inertial Sensor Based Character and Gesture Recognition

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Lohar Ganesh

Lohar Ganesh
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Mr. Ganesh V. Lohar

Office: E-108, Engineering Block, first floor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment

Educational Details:

  • M.E. (Electronics), T.K.I.E.T. Warananagar, University of Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India. (2008)
  • B.E. (Electronics), S.G.G.S.C.E&T Nanded, Dr. B.A.M. University Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India. (1997)
  • Diploma in Electronics & Communication, G.P. Pune, Board of Technical Education, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. (1993)

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Sinhgad Institute of Technology, Lonavala. (SPPU) (July 2011 – April 2018)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Siddhant College of Engineering, Sudumbare, Pune (SPPU) (August 2010 – May 2011)
  • Department Head and Assistant Professor, Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Konkan Gyanpeeth College of Engineering, Karjat, Dist: Raigad Mumbai University (May 1999 – August 2010)
  • Lecturer, Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Y.B. Patil Polytechnic Pimpri, Pune (August 1998 – May 1999)
  • Graduate Trainee Engineer, SKF Bearings India Ltd. Chinchwad, Pune. (September 1997 – August 1998)
  • Diploma Trainee Engineer, Bajaj Auto Ltd. Akurdi, Pune. (July 1993 – August 1994)

Research Areas:

Embedded Processors and RTOS, Optical Fiber Communication, Mobile Communication and Wireless sensor Networks.

Nikam Makarand

Nikam Makarand
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Makarand Nikam

Office:Engineering Block, First floor, Room – E108, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment

Educational Details:

  • M.Tech. (Industrial Automation & Robotics), Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, Karnataka, India. (2016)
  • B.E. (Mechatronics Engineering), Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, Karnataka, India. (2013)
  • Diploma. (Mechatronics Engineering), Board Of Technical Authority, Bangalore, Karnataka, India. (2008).

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor at Mangalore Institute of Technology & Engineering, Moodabidri, Mangalore Taluk, D.K District, Karnataka. (July 2016 – November 2017)
  • Lecturer at Motichand Lengade Bharatesh Polytechnic, Belgaum , Karnataka. (August 2013 – August 2014)
  • Technical Trainee at John-Deere Equipment Private Limited, Sanaswadi, Pune, Maharastra. (July 2008 – April 2010)

Research Areas:

Mechatronics in Industrial Automation.

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Velhal Dhiraj

Velhal Dhiraj
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Dhiraj Velhal

Office: E-108, Engineering Block, First floor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment

Educational details:

  • Mtech (Mechatronics), Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Tamilnadu, Maharashtra (2015)
  • B.E. (Mechanical), University of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. (2012)

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indira college of Engineering & Management, Pune, Maharashtra. (Jan 2016- Aug 2017)
  • Intern, L&T control & Automation, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Oct 2014 – Dec 2015).

Research Areas:

Spherical Robots, Motorized Devices, Automotive Electronics

Gaur Manoj

Gaur Manoj
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Dr. Manoj Gaur

Office: E-108, Engineering Block, First Floor, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on appointment

Educational Details:

  • Ph.D. (Mathematics), Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India. (2017))
  • M.Sc (Mathematics), Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Uttarakhand, India. (2007)
  • B.Sc (PCM), Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Uttarakhand, India. (2005)
  • Qualified Joint CSIR-UGC Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Eligibility for Lectureship National Eligibility Test (NET) in Mathematical Sciences held on Dec, 2012
  • Qualified Uttarakhand State Eligibility Test (USET) in Mathematical Sciences held on July, 2012.
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) examination in 2011.

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor in School of Electrical and Computer Science Engineering at Shoolini University of Biotechnology and Management Sciences, Solan, Himachal Pradesh. (Jan 2017 to July 2018).
  • Teaching Assistant at Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India (July 2011 to Nov 2016).
  • Lecturer (Part Time) at KLDAV(PG) College Roorkee under Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Uttarakhand. (Aug 2009 to Feb 2010).
  • Lecturer (Part Time) at KLDAV(PG) College Roorkee under Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Uttarakhand. (Aug 2008 to Feb 2009).
  • Lecturer (Part Time) at KLDAV(PG) College Roorkee under Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Uttarakhand. (Aug 2007 to Feb 2008).

Research Areas:

Partial Differential Equations, Lie Groups, Fractional Differential Equations.

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Pande N. S.

Pande N. S.
Assistant Professor - School of Mechatronics Engineering

Dr N.S. Pande

Office:Engineering Block, First floor, Room – E108, Meeting Hours – 10 am to 1 pm or on
appointment
Educational Details:

  • Ph.D. (Chemistry and Applied Chemistry), Symbiosis International University, Pune, Maharashtra, India. (2017)
  • M.Sc. (Inorganic Chemistry), S. P. College, University of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India. (2007)
  • B.Sc. (Chemistry with Industrial Chemistry), M.E.S. Abasaheb Garware College, University of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India. (2005)

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Sinhgad Technical Education Society, Smt. Kashibai Navale College of Engineering, Vadgaon, Pune, Maharashtra, India .(June 2017- April 2018)
  • Lecturer, Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Engineering, Karve Nagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India. (Aug 2016- May 2017)
  • Lecturer, Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s Institute of Technology, Lohegaon, Pune, Maharashtra, India. (July 2008- July 2016)

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Characterization and Application of Transition Metal Nanoparticles and Polymer-nanocomposites.

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