Prof. H. K. Sharma
Director, NIT Agartala, Tripura
Dr. HARISH KUMAR SHARMA, a Professor of Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology (SLIET) (Deemed University) (Established by Ministry of HRD, Government of India), is involved in teaching, research and administration. Professor Sharma has published 139 papers in peer reviewed journals and a total of more than 180 papers in National/International Journals/ Proceedings. He has supervised 12Ph.Ds and 37 M.Tech students for their theses and authored/edited eight books and two manuals, which are published by the reputed national and International publishing houses. He has 1520 citations with an i-10 index of 43 and h-index of 20 (Google scholar). He contributed twenty three chapters in the books, published from the National and international publishers and represented the country in different countries, ISRAEL, Canada, China, Switzerland, Thailand, Germany, France, Singapore, Malaysia, New Zealand, Australia etc. in different programs. He has successfully handled number of projects, worth rupees more than a crore from the government agencies and industry in the capacity of PI and Co-PI. He has successfully transferred a technology on the commercial scale. He has filed a patent and possesses two copyrights and assisted to number of industries. Dr. Sharma is a member/life member to various associations and served in different capacity in the different state and national committees as resource person/expert. He has also served referee and editorial board member to different national and international journals. Research and academic excellence has earned him several accolades at the National and International level, which include Fellow to Institution of Engineers, SGSITS National Award for the best teacher (below thirty five years of age) from ISTE, Vigyan Ratna Samman from UP Government, Professor Jiwan Singh Sidhu Award for excellence in Teaching from AFST(I), Outstanding book award from ISAE, Young Scientist awards from UP Government.