Dr. Sunil K. Somani, is a remarked academician who spreads his
experience over administration in various segments of academia. He
has been graduated from Indira Gandhi Government Engineering
College, Sagar (MP) in year 1989 in Mechanical Engineering,
pursued M.E. (Design Engineering) from College of Engineering,
Pune (Maharashtra) and was awarded Ph.D. (Mechanical) degree in
2004 by Devi Ahilya University, Indore (MP). With his career in
teaching since last 19 years in various engineering colleges and
industries like Khimline Pumps Ltd., (now Sulzer Pumps
India Ltd.), Airoli, Mumbai (Maharashtra), Gajra
Bevel Gears Ltd., Dewas (MP) and Graubar Designs,
Indore (MP) in R & D departments.
academic experience has imbibed him with enormous knowledge of
subjects and technique of teaching; also the way the students are
being dealt in various universities of India. He has guided more
than 60 under graduate and post graduate projects, seminars. He is
also guiding 5 Ph.D. candidates. He was Chairman, Board of Studies
(Mechanical Engg.) in DAVV. He has more than 35 publications in
various International/National Journals/Conferences/etc. He has
two books to his credit: One book (Adapted copy) Machine Design –
Schaum’s Outline Series – Tata McGraw Hills and another book
(Co-authored) Basic Mechanical Engineering – Dhanpat Rai.
also an international chess player and coach. He has represented
India in Correspondence Chess Olympiad. He was in the selection
committee member (Chess) in Devi Ahilya University. He has
participated at State, Nationals, Inter-university level. He was
MP State Junior Chess Champion and was board “A” player of
Inter-university Runner team of Dr. H.S. Gaur University, Sagar.
He was India Champion of All India Correspondence Chess
life member / member of various professional bodies viz. IE
(India), AMM, ISTE, MPCA, AICCF, CCAI etc.