Dr. KUMAR SAMBHAV Associate Professor

Dr. Kumar Sambhav has done his B.Tech., M.Tech. and PhD in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur. Specializes in Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing. Has teaching experience of over 8 years. Chaired the M.Tech. Program in Mechanical Engineering at Galgotias University for over five years. Worked at Tata Motors, Lucknow for over one year. Also worked at MechSE, Univeristy of Illinois, Urbana Champaign under Indo-US Centre for Research Excellence in Fabrionics.

Area of Study & Interest :Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing, Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping, Design of Machine Elements, Engineering Graphics, Universal Human Values and Ethics.

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Dr. RAVINDRA SINGH Assistant Professor

Ravindra Singh is passionate about human centric design; designing a product for an extensive variety of users. His primary research interest are Universal Design, Innovative Product Design, Sustainability, and Frugal Design. He received his Master of Design (MDes) and Doctoral degree (PhD) in Design from Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur (IIITDM) and has authored research papers in referred journals and international conferences. He has been a reviewer for International conference.

Area of Study & Interest :Universal Design, Assistive Technologies, Human centred design, Frugal design, Innovative product design, Sustainability

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Assistant Professor

Shankha Suvro Ghosh is an Architect (B.Arch) from MANIT, Bhopal & Industrial Designer (M.Des) from IITD, New Delhi.Has industry experience of 18+ years and had worked in Royal Enfield, Chennai, TCE Jamshedpur et al. He has designed and manufactured educational equipment, software and apps for educational use and memory enhancement.

Area of Study & Interest :Futuristic transportation, Embedded systems & control, Building automation; History and Design in antiquity.

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Mr. ABHISHEK SRIVASTAVA Assistant Professor

Abhishek Srivastava is an Architect (B.Arch) & Industrial Designer (M.Des) from School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi. Having work experience of 5+ years, he has worked at Infosys, Bangalore and Think Design, New Delhi as Senior Designer. He was Founding director at Welava Design and worked majorly in the area of Design consultancy and Upcyling. He has taught previously at Department of Industrial Design, SPA New Delhi and School of Design, World University of Design. He was selected among top 20 designers under 35 in Design x Design '17, exhibition showcase in Delhi.

Area of Study & Interest :Creative Thinking, Design for Senses, Universal Design, Upcycling

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Mr. ASHISH KATIYAR Assistant Professor

Ashish Katiyar is an Architect(B.Arch.) from UPTU, Lko and Urban - Rural Planner from I.I.T., Roorkee. Having work experience of 8+ years in Industry and Academics, he has worked as a Senior Architect in Arch-en-Design, Prodesigners and NorthPoint. He is the proprietor of Beyond Design Studio.

Area of Study & Interest :Passive Design, Space Planning, Interior Design, Furniture Design & Technology, Universal Design,Sustainability in Built Environment, Thermal comfort through passive features.

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Mr. ASHISH VERMA Assistant Professor

Ashish Verma is an Engineer (BTech, Mechanical Engg.) from JSSATE, Noida and a Designer (MDes, Product Design & Engg) from IISc Bangalore, working on funded projects in the fields of agriculture, medical devices, eco-design. He was a member of IIM Bangalore specializing in New Product Development. He has worked at Godrej & Boyce, Mumbai as a Product Designer, carrying out various domestic and international projects.

Area of Study & Interest :Prototyping, Mechanism Design, Human Factors Engineering, Mechatronics, Product Planning and Marketing


Mrs. SUGANDHA JAIN Assistant Professor

Sugandha Jain is an Architect (B.Arch) from Aayojan school of Architecture, Jaipur & Industrial Designer (M.Des) from IDC, IIT Bombay, Mumbai.

Have work experience of 3+ years, has worked with Design Habit on various exhibits of museums like Virasat –e-khalsa, chinmaya pradeep, Golden temple Plaza. Has also worked with craft artisans of Dharavi in developing a range of products.

Area of Study & Interest :Design intervention in Indian craft, Exhibition design.


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