Fellow member of IEI Udr. Dr. N. S. Rathore has appointed & joined as Dy. Director General ( Education ),ICAR, Pusa Campus from MPAUT,Udaipur. Congratulations sir. Brief Biodata of Dr. Narendra Singh Rathore (Mobile 09414166961)
Qualification: B.E., M.Tech. (IIT D) and Ph.D. (Agril. Engg.)
Work experience: Total 34 yrs SAU experience i.e. Founder Vice Chancellor SKNAU, Jobner, DDG (Engg) ICAR, Dean College of Dairy and Food science Technology (7 years), Dean (Student Welfare) (6 years), Dean College of Technology and Engineering (2.5 years), HOD in CTAE (6 years), PI AICRP on RES (7 years), Project Coordinator TBU-IC and RBTC (9 years).
Specialization: Renewable Energy in Agriculture, Food Processing and Value addition.
Advanced training attended;Food and Agriculture Business Management (Cornell University USA), Agro Forestry (University of Arizona), Bio Energy (University of Oxford), Waste Recycling (University of Murdoch, Western Australia).
Awards: 21 Awards i.e. Young Scientist, Outstanding book, Outstanding Services, ISAE Commendation and Team, Hindi Research Paper, World Bank IDM-2007, Best Teacher,Energy Conservation, National Technology Day,Global Dairy Innovation, IE Fellow and SEE Award.
Foreign Visit: Total 7 countries i.e. 3 times USA, Australia, Kenya, UK, Singapore, Kuwait, Tanzania and Thailand and signed MOU for student & staff exchange and R&D activities.
Training Organized:8 International Training, 35 National training, 26 State training and 12 ISTE Summer & Winter School and 36 exposure meet.
Project handled: 51 R&D projects & 3 International projects i.e. PISCES, CDM &FT.
Technology Developed: Commercialized six technologies through NRDC.
Publication: 32 Books, 24 research papers in referred National Journal, 12 in International Journal, 85 in National and International Proceeding, 29 Proceeding, 14 Review reports and 46 Booklets & Laboratory manual works etc. Delivered 32 key note lectures.
Supervised:30 M.Tech, 15 Ph.D. & 13 M.Sc. Presently 2 M.Tech.& 3 Ph.D. are working.
Funds Attracted: 35 crore from ICAR, MOFPI, DST, MNRE and AICTE for infrastructure development and experiential learning
Linkage Developed: At state level (6), national level (4) and international level (2) and conducted three projects under multi-disciplinary networking program covering areas of Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim and Gujarat.
Other Academic Attainment: Chief Coordinator of MNRE Improved Cook stoves project, PCRA Solar Tunnel Drying Project. Member IV Dean Committee for revision of UG and PG courses. Started new courses i.e. B.Tech. (Bio Tech) in CDFST, M. Tech. and Ph.D in Post Harvest Engineering and M.B.A. (Technology) at CTAE and M.Sc. (Agri-ICT) in SKNAU.
Instrumental in designing of National Vocational Education Qualification Framework in Agriculture as a part of NVEQF, Govt of India. Attended 17 visits for approval and accreditation of institutions.