Prof. Dr.Surendra kumar A. M. M.Tech in Thermal Science from Kerala University and B.Tech in Mechanical Engg from Calicut University. Dr. Surendra kumar has obtained his doctoral degree in the area of Two Phase flow from Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T) Bombay. He has rich experience of 32 years in Academics, Research and Administration. He worked in BITS, Pilani, Dubai Campus for a decade where he held key position as Transcript & Grading In-Charge. He was Head, Dept. of Mechanical Engg in the affiliated college of Mumbai University and Mangalore University more than 20 years. He is member of several Professional Bodes like ASHRAE, Institution of Engineers India. Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power. Society of India. Indian Society for Technical Education. Society of Automotive engineers and Solar energy Society of India.
His Research areas are Thermal & Fluid, Heat transfer, Refrigeration & Air conditioning, Renewable Energy. Published more than 20 papers in international & National journals. Editorial Board Member: Several International Journals of Mechanical and Production Engineering and Reviewer for Papers in Renewable Energy and Refrigeration and Air conditioning. Dr.Surendra kumar guided several M.Tech and Ph.D Thesis. In addition, he is having Administrative experience like Head of Dept., In-Charge Transcript & Grading, Staff Advisor & Chairman of ISTE Chapter, Member of Mumbai University Affiliation Committee, and Member of Mumbai University Moderation Committee & Board of Studies. etc in KVGCE, Mangalore University, VCET, Mumbai University, BITS Pilani, Dubai campus and Advisory Committee Member of ICTE 2015 London & ICFE 2015 Dubai.
Before serving the Controller of Examinations at Presidency University, Bangalore. He was Head, Dept of Mechanical Engg. and Asst. Dean, School of Engg. at Presidency University,Bangalore.
MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL BODIES:
Associate Member ASHRAE
Memebr, Institution of Engineers India.
Member, Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power.Society of India.
Life Member, Indian society for Technical Education.
Member, Society of Automotive engineers.
Research area: Thermal & I.C .Engines. Published more than 20 papers in international & National journals.Editorial Board Member: Several International Journals of Mechanical and Production Engineering. Reviewer for Papers in Renewable Energy and Refrigeration and Air conditioning.Guided several M.Tech and Ph.D thesis.