Dr. K. Gopalakrishnan, BE (Mechanical)., ME (Industrial)., MBA., FIE., PhD., DSc.,
Dean (R&D), New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore, INDIA
Secretary General, Indian Technology Congress Association
Convener, 75 Students' Satellites Consortium: Mission 2022
Secretary General, UNISEC India
Dr. K. GOPALAKRISHNAN is the Chairman, Research and Development Committee of the Institution of Engineers (India), which is the largest Multi Disciplinary Professional Body of Engineers in the World and he has been elected to the National Council from 2008-12, 2012-16 & 2016-2020.
He is also a Member of Board of Governors of National Design and Research Forum. He is a Member of Co-ordination Committee for Safety and Environment of Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). He is the Member of Board of Apprenticeship Training (Southern Region), MHRD, Government of India. He is also the Adviser of Paragon Info Systems UK Ltd, England.
He has designed, developed and fabricated the World's First and largest 3D Screen (16'6") Video Simulator Ride having 20 Seats built on 35' Truck Chassis with Expandable Auditorium on Wheels, for which he has received his First International Patent from Russia and was part of President of India Delegation along with 4 IITs Directors//Vice Chancellor, Delhi University who have Visited Russia in 2015. He has filed 7 International Patents at Russian Federation Patent Office (Rospatent), Russia, 2 International Patents at USA and 2 at Germany to his credit to name the few. He also has filed nearly 171+ Patents Disclosures in the last two years as Dean (R&D) at New Horizon College of Engineering (NHCE).
He has been invited (July 09-13) as Jury Member and Speaker at Global Industrial Design Forum of International Trade Fair 2017 held at Russia with Japan as Partner Country. He is having 36+ years of professional experience in Industry, Consultancy, Teaching, Training and Research and visited 17+ Countries. He has done R&D Projects worth Rs.18 Crores+ (190 Million USD) with the support of DRDO/DRDL/DST and other agencies including Industries.
He has published number of Research papers and won various Awards/Honors including Technology Excellence Award during Indian Technology Congress and Engineering Design and Analysis Forum Award for Innovative Design besides guided 7 PhD Scholars and Evaluated 15+ PhD Thesis of various Universities. He was nominated by the International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England as TOP 100 ENGINEERS 2013 and has been conferred with DSc by Commonwealth University.
He was part of the Indo-Israel Delegation networked with Israel Aerospace Industries and Students' Satellites Team. He is the Secretary General of Indian Technology Congress Association, UNISEC India and Convener of 75 Students' Satellites Consortium which has planned to launch 75 Students' Satellites by 2022 to Celebrate India's Freedom 75 years! He has played an active role in establishing UNISEC INDIA. Presently, he is the Dean (R&D) and Professor of Mechanical Engineering Department at New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore, INDIA.
Contact Email: dean_research(at)newhorizonindia.edu, profgoki(at)yahoo.com
For More Info: http://newhorizonindia.edu/nhengineering/researchnhce/
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