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2. Date of Birth:
M.Sc. (A.M.U), Ph.D.
Radiation Physics, Seismology and Nano - Technology.
6. Teaching Experience:
GN Engineering College, Ludhiana;
Punjabi University, Patiala;
GND University, Amritsar;
Yangon University, Myanmar.
7. Research Experience:
8. Present Status:
Visiting Professor, SGGS World University, Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab), India.
9. Positions Held:
Professor, Reader, Lecturer, Dean Academic Affairs; Visiting Professor, Yangon University, Myanmar; Director Research, DAV Institute of Engineering and Technology (DAVIET), Jallandhar, India.
10. Academic Honors:
a) "Most Honorable" in Doctoral Dissertation of Marie Curie University, Paris.
b) Senior Associate ship of International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy.
c) Shiromani Award as Best Writer of Scientific Literature in Punjabi awarded by Punjab State Languages Department, Government of Punjab.
d) Won three First Prizes for Scientific Text Books in Punjabi medium, awarded by Punjabi University, Patiala.
e) Templeton Foundation (USA) Honorable Mention Award for Research Project: Global Perspectives of Science and Sikh Religion.
11. Academic Work:
Published 377 research papers in Physical Sciences (highest number in Punjab).
b) Published 135 general articles on scientific subjects.
c) Author of 35 books (original and translation) on various topics in science, technology and literature.
d) Author of more than eight-dozen literary articles in English and Punjabi.
e) Completed 16 major research projects in Science and Technology in the capacity of Principal Investigator.
f) Promotion of teaching and research as Dean Academic Affairs and Director, Centre for Promotion of Science.
12. Research Highlights:
a) Supervised 18 Ph.D. and 16 M.Phil. theses.
b) Proposed ‘Single Activation Energy Model’ for radiation damage annealing in insulators.
c) Established Earthquake Research Centre in the GND University, Amritsar funded by Punjab and Central Government.
d) Development of Ion - Tracks and Nano - Technology and its applications in diverse fields.
e) Average citation index for 10 Best Research Papers, 66.
13. Administrative Experience:
a) Head, Department of Physics.
b) Dean Academic Affairs and Students Welfare, and Dean Science Faculty.
c) Director, Centre for Promotion of Science.
d) Director, Earthquake Research Centre.
e) Principal Investigator of UGC, CSIR, DST, DAE Projects.
f) Member Site Selection Committee for Nuclear Power Plant in Punjab State.
14. Membership of Professional Societies:
a) Fellow Member, American Nano Society (ANS), USA.
b) Elected Member, New York Academy of Sciences, USA.
c) Life Member, Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT).
d) Life Member, Nuclear Track Society of India.
e) Life Member, International Nuclear Track Society.
f) Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association.
g) Life Member, Indian Association of Radiation Protection.
h) Life Member, Indian Association of Radiation Physics.
i) Life Member, Indian Association for History and Philosophy of Science.
15. Visiting Professor-ship and Participation in Conferences:
a) Visiting Scientist, Marie Curie University, Paris.
b) Guest Professor, Technical University, Innsbruck.
c) Visiting Professor, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur.
d) Honorary Visiting Professor, University of Texas.
e) Visiting Professor, Atomic Energy Organization and University of Tehran, Iran.
f) Visiting Professor, ATOMKI, Debrecen, Hungary.
g) Visiting Professor, Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary.
h) Visiting Professor, Yangon University, Myanmar.
i) Participated in 60 International and 100 National Conferences. --