Faculty Department

Prashant Shukla, Assistant Professor

Prashant Shukla

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade

B.E. (Mechanical Engineering), Chhatrapati Shivaji Institute of Technology, Durg, May 2010

M.Tech (Design Engineering), Karunya Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, June 2012

Ph.D. (Persuing),UPES, Dehradun

Area of Specialization:

Machine Design, Waste management technologies, Automobile Engineering, Ergonomics and Product Design

Career Graph

  • Asst. Professor (SG): UPES, Dehradun ,2014- till date
  • Asst. Professor: Uttaranchal University, Dehradun, 2012-14
  • Project Trainee: Jaypee, Heavy Engineering Workshop, Rewa, 2011-12

Research & Publications:

  • “Experimental investigation of lab scaled sink & float based segregation process for mixed municipal solid waste” accepted in Int. Journal of Environment and Waste Management
  • “Unsegregated Municipal Solid Waste in India – Current Scenario, Challenges and Way-forward” Nature Environment and Pollution Technology, 2021.
  • “Design Optimization of an Automotive Fuel Tank for the Minimization of Evaporative Losses of Gasoline Due to Thermal Conduction: Experimental & Analytical Approach” Chemical Engineering Transaction, Italian Association of Chemical Engineering – AIDIC, 2018
  • “Magnetization of Diesel fuel for Compression Ignition Engine to Enhance Efficiency and Emissions” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Research India publication, 2018.
  • “Noise and Acoustic Emission Monitoring of Gear” International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Research India publication, 2018.
  • “Comparative study of factors affecting man & material flow generated due to non-ergonomically designed manual material handling systems in industries” in International Journal of Innovative Research and Studies (ISSN: 2319 – 9725), Vol. 2 Issue 9, 2013.

Patents:

  • A system for monitoring snd maintaining air pressure in vehicles
  • Active Safety system for the vehicle passing through stagnant and flowing water there of
  • System for generation of electricity from the rotating wheel assembly of an Automotive vehicle
  • An implementation of On-board diagnostics of Prefailure in Clutch and Brake wires
  • Implementing of wheel alignment monitoring system and there of
  • Numeric Fuel Indicator
  • System and Method to prevent an Accident from a sudden Door opening of Vehicle
  • Retrofit system to convert a sequential manual transmission into a semiautomatic transmission
  • On-board diagnostic system to detect adulterants in gasoline and provide a quantified value of adulterants
  • A vehicle collision avoidance system
  • A mixed municipal waste segregation system
  • A caliper disc brake assembly
  • An accident detection system and method
S.No. Year Title Patent No.
1 2014 A system for monitoring and maintaining air pressure in vehicles (March 2014) (#1205/DEL/2014)
2 2018 Active Safety system for the vehicle passing through stagnant and flowing water there of 201811008888 A
3 2018 An implementation of On-board diagnostics of Pre-failure in Clutch and Brake wires 201811009448 A
4 2018 Implementing of wheel alignment monitoring system and there of 201811009447 A
5 2018 Numeric Fuel Indicator 201811007957 A
6 2018 System and Method to prevent an Accident from a sudden Door opening of Vehicle 201811008146 A
7 2018 Retrofit system to convert a sequential manual transmission into a semiautomatic transmission 201811010769 A
8 2018 On-board diagnostic system to detect adulterants in gasoline and provide a quantified value of adulterants 201811010929 A
9 2019 A vehicle collision avoidance system 201911030146 A
10 2020 A mixed municipal waste segregation system 202011025038 A
11 2020 A caliper disc brake assembly 202011028915 A
12 2020 An accident detection system and method 202011031956 A
13 2021 A mixed municipal waste segregation system (Design) 331395-001
14 2021 Beverage cup with filter (Design) 348986-001
15 2021 System for generation of electricity from the rotating wheel assembly of an automotive vehicle 201811009532
16 2021 Windshield Defogger for heavy duty vehicles (Design) 351876-001
17 2021 System and method for contact less disinfection of public places 202111039747

 

Honours and Achievements

  • Mentored a start-up at KPIT Sparkle 2020.
  • Reviewed a chapter of text book : Engg. Mechanics by Temoshenko, TMH.
  • Received research  excellence award at UPES, 2014

Personal Interest:

Travelling, Biking, Trekking