Dr. Sudhir Kumar Kashyap working as Senior Principal Scientist in Mine Mechanisation , Automation & Technology Development Division at CSIR-Central Institute of Mining & Fuel Research, Dhanbad under Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. He has graduated in Mechanical Engineering in the year 1987 from Birsa Institute of Technology, Sindri, Dhanbad (Govt. of Jharkhand),(Erstwhile Bihar Institute of Technology, Sindri, Dhanbad) and has been awarded Doctorate degree in Machine Design (Mechanical) from an institute of national importance i.e. National Institute of Technology, Rourkela. He has having about 32 years of teaching and R&D experience in the field of design, development & Innovations in Mechanical Engineering and allied Mining Machinery, their quality evaluations and Intellectual Property (IP) generation of mining and allied engg. Equipments.
He has to his credit more about 90 research publications in various International & National journals/conferences, about 20 International & National Patents filed in 42 countries, 8 Nos. of Technology Transfer.
He has been associated in more than 40 nos. of government & industry sponsored research project as principal investigators including one Grant-in Aid project of Rs. 1.67 crores approved by Ministry of Coal, Govt. of India.
He has acted as Expert Member in selection committee organized by different companies including ISM Dhanbad, Coal India Ltd, CIMFR Dhanbad ( DC), NIT Patna, CMERI Durgapur etc.
He is Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India) (FIE), a registered Chartered Engineer and member of other national and international professional society like, MISNT, MAMM, MGMI, MISAMPE , LMISME and ASME and also in Research Advisory Committee of PMCH, Dhanbad.
He has been contributing as member editorial board of two international journal namely International Journal of Applied Artificial Intelligence in Engineering System (IJAAIES) and International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Computational Research (IJAICR). Also, he has contributed as peer reviewer for many international journals .
There are few awards in his credit such as CSIR Golden Jubilee – CMRI Whitaker Annual Award, National Patent Filing Awards, and Citation Award for successfully implementation of ISO-9000 QMS in CIMFR. He has been awarded visiting fellowship by Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India & Indian National Science Academy (INSA).
He has delivered Invited/Keynote Lectures organized by IIM Ahmedabad , BCCL Dhanbad ,IMME Dhanbad & IGIT, Sarang ( Govt. of Odisha). Additionally, He has guided several B.Tech. & M.Tech.
students for their projects work of AcSIR, BIT Sindri, Central University of Karnataka , University College of Engineering & Technology Hazaribagh , BITS Pilani, BIT Mesra, BCE Bhagalpur etc. He has also acted as an external examiner of PhD, M.Tech., B.Tech. students in Utkal University, Department of Mining Machinery engineering of ISM (IIT) Dhanbad, BIT Sindri, etc.
He has visited Australia, Thailand & Japan in connection with presentation of technical paper at 13th IACMAG , World Tunnel Congress & 14th IACMAG respectively.