Dr. Rajesh Kumar

Basic Details


Dr. Rajesh Kumar


Professor & Head


Mechanical Engineering


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Educational Details

Educational Qualification

Ph.D. (IIT Delhi), 2003
M.E. (MNREC/MNNIT Allahabad), 1992
B.E. (MIT Muzaffarpur), 1990



a) Working in SLIET Longowal since September 1994
b) 2 yrs of experience in Process Industry.

Book Authored

Book authored

Book Chapters:

“Application of Digital Speckle Pattern Interferometry (DSPI) in Determination of Elastic Modulus Using Plate Vibration” in book RECENT ADVANCES IN MECHANICS, Editors: Anthony N. Kounadis and Emmanuel E. Gdoutos, Publisher: Springer (ISBN 978-94-007-0556-2), 2011, pp. 329-341.

“Conventional machining of particulate aluminium silicon carbide metal matrix composite: Review and discussion” in book MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY: MACHINING OPERATIONS, TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, Editor: J. Paulo Davim, Publisher: Nova Science Publishers (ISBN: 978-1-62100-579-7), Inc. , New York, 2013, pp. 89-114.

Professional Memebership

Professional Membership

1) Senior Member: IACSIT, Singapore
2) Member : ISTE, New Delhi



Publications : More than 70
(a) Journals:
International : 40 (published) + 2 (communicated)
National : 07 (published)
(In SCI Journals having Impact Factor more than one: 25+)

(b) Conference proceedings:
International : 15 (published)
National : 12 (published)

(c) Google Citations of papers : Above 700
Google ‘H’ index: 16 (Excluding self citation)
Google ‘i-10’ index: 21

(d) Research Gate Citations of papers : Above 550
Research Gate ‘H’ index: 13 (Excluding self citation)
RG Score: 25.44

Selected list of publications:
i) Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=C8Fs6KgAAAAJ&hl=en
ii) Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rajesh_Kumar415
iii) ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3955-8282



Area of Research: Vibration and Condition monitoring, signal processing, Precision metrology, metal machining, Occupational stresses
Ongoing Research Project:

1) “Development of Fault Identification System for the water turbine making use of Vibration Signal and Artificial Intelligence” sponsored by AICTE New Delhi (2019-2022), Govt. of India. Amount 17 Lakhs.

————————————————————————————————————————————Completed Research Project:

1) “Development of opto-mechatronic system for stress analysis and identification of defects in components” sponsored by MHRD New Delhi (Government of India).

2) “Development of Elastomers from linseed oil and Vibration Damping Characterization through a fabricated Machine” sponsored by UGC,Delhi (Government of India).
Supervised students for Ph.D. (8) & M.Tech. (22+) thesis for which degree has been awarded. Few students are currently working for their dissertations.