Dr. Sunil Kumar

/Dr. Sunil Kumar


Dr. Sunil Kumar

Assistant Professor & Coordinator, Mechanical Engineering

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Research Interests: Alternative Fuels, Biofuels, I.C. Engine, Dual fuel engine, Combustion studies in IC engines, Renewable Energy

Sponsored Project Undertaken :

  • DST-SERB Fast Track Project for Young Scientist
    Project Title:
    Studies on Combustion, Performance and emission characteristics of diesel engine fueled with Biodiesel and Biogas.
  • Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) sponsored project
    Project Title:
     “Reforming of Biogas for Hydrogen Production & its utilization in CI Engine under dual fuel mode”
    Sanction Grant: Rs. 38,95,000/-
    Duration: 2016-2018
    Implementing Institute: Thapar University, Patiala

dr.sunilkumar@ptu.ac.in   +91-978-002-0600

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Energy Studies (IC Engines & Alternate Fuels) from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (Jan 2004 - April 2008) Thesis Topic: Studies on Utilization of CNG and Biodiesel Blend in a CI Engine using EGR. Research Advisor: Prof. L.M. Das & Prof. M.K.G. Babu
  • Master of Engineering (M.E.) in Mechanical Engg. with Specialization in Thermal Engineering from University of Roorkee, Roorkee (now I.I.T. Roorkee) (August 1998 - March 2000) Thesis Topic: Measurement of Laminar Burning velocity of Methanol-Air Mixture. Research Advisor: Dr. S. Batra
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Mechanical Engg. from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala, Punjab (August 1993-July 1997)
  • 15+ Years
  • International Journal: 25
  • International Confrence: 04
  • National Conference: 05