Editor-in-Chief

Dr. S.S. Thipse
Sr. Deputy Director
ARAI, Pune

Dr. B.V. Shamsundara

Associate Editor

Dr. B.V. Shamsundara
Deputy Director
ARAI, Pune

Assistant Editor

Dr. A. Madhava Rao
Manager
ARAI, Pune


Subject Experts (Alphabetical Order)


Dr. Abhijeet Marathe

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. Akella Sharma

Vice President, Automotive Sector

Mahindra & Mahindra Limited

Mahindra Towers, 17/18, Pattullous Road, Royapettah, Anna Salai, Mount Road, Express Estate, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002

Dr. Amala Justus Selvam

Professor and Head

Institution: Vel Tech University

Automobile Engineering Department, No.42, Avadi-Vel Tech Road, Vel Nagar, Avadi, Chennai – 600 062, Tamil Nadu, India.

Dr. Arun Jaura

Managing Director

MITC, Michelin

5th floor, Tower 4, Dholepatil Farms Rd, EON Free Zone, Kharadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411014

Dr. B. Ashok

Associate Professor

VIT University

Department of Automotive, School of Mechanical Engineering, Vellore Campus, Tiruvalam Rd, Katpadi, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632014

Dr. B. S. Kothavale

Professor

Dr Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University

School of Mechanical Engineering, S.No.124, Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune-411038

Dr. Bharatkumar Ahuja

Professor & Director

College of Engineering Pune (CoEP)

Wellesley Rd, Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra 411005

Dr. Fangwu (Mike) Ma

Lead Professor

Jilin University

Automotive Research Institute, China, Jilin, Changchun, Chaoyang District, Changchun

Dr. Ganesh Kakandikar

Professor and Head

Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune

School of Mechanical Engineering, S.No.124, Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune-411038

Dr. K. C. Vora

Emeritus Professor & AICTE-INAE DVP

College of Engineering Pune (CoEP)

Wellesley Rd, Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra 411005

Dr. Luděk Hynčík

Associate Professor

University of West Bohemia

Univerzitní 2732, 301 00 Plzeň 3, Czechia

Dr. M. Suresh

Assistant Professor

Institure: Department of Mechanical Engineering, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences

Coimabtore, Tamil Nadu, India-641114

Dr. M.V. Uchgoankar

Sr. Deputy Director

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. Mohan Godse

Proprietor

U 2 I

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Dr. Mohd Rafiq B. Agrewale

Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. Nagesh H. Walke

Deputy Director

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. P A Lakshminarayanan

Former - Technical Advisor

Simpson & Co. Ltd.

No. 861, 862, Anna Salai, Border Thottam, Padupakkam, Triplicane, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002

Dr. P. P. Chattaraj

Additional Director

National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project (NATRiP)

Madhavpur, Sagore-Manpur Road, Khandawa, Dhar, Pithampur 454774, Madhya Pradesh

Dr. P.K. Ajeet Babu

Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. R Basargekar

Head, Research & Technology Centre and Technical Director

APPL Industries

Survey No. 279 (1 & 2), Maan,, Mulshi, Hinjawdi, Pune, Maharashtra 411057

Dr. Ravindra Utgikar

Vice President - Corporate Strategy & Marketing

Praj Industries Ltd.

Praj Tower 274 & 275/2, Bhumkar Chowk, Hinjewadi Road, Hinjewadi, Pune 411057, India.

Dr. Sanjay A Patil

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. S.A. Mohan Krishna

Associate Professor

Vidyavradhaka College of Engineering, Mysuru

Department of Mechanical Engg., Vidyavradhaka College of Engineering, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

Dr. Sanjay Arole

Director - Automotive Materials & Manufacturing Engineering Services, Education Administration & Management

SMA Engineering Solutions

4, Surya Tower, 50A, Erandwane, Near Mehandale Garage Chowk, Pune, Maharashtra 411004

Dr. Sanjay D. Yadav

Professor

Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Rajaramnagar

Automobile Engineering Department, Post-Sakharale. Tal. Walwa Dist. Sangli PIN- 415414, Maharashtra State (INDIA)

Dr. Sarit Kumar Das

Institute Chair Professor

Indian Institute of Technology-Madras

Indian Institute Of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600036

Dr. Satyam Sahay

John Deere Fellow

John Deere Technology Centre India

Level 1 Tower 3, Cybercity, Magarpatta, Pune, Maharashtra 411028

Dr. Senthil Muthu Kumar Thiagamani

Associate Professor

Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education

Anand Nagar, Krishnankoil, Srivilliputhur, Tamil Nadu 626102

Dr. Sharada Vikram Chougule

Professor and Head of Department

Finolex Academy of Management and Technology, Ratnagiri

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, P-60¸ P- 60/1, MIDC, Mirjole Block, Ratnagiri, Maharashtra 415639

Dr. Shivprakash Barve

Professor

Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune

S.No.124, Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune-411038

Dr. Srinivas Gunti

Sr. Deputy General Manager, Automotive Sector

Mahindra & Mahindra Limited

Mahindra Towers, 17/18, Pattullous Road, Royapettah, Anna Salai, Mount Road, Express Estate, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002

Dr. Sundarapandian Vaidyanathan

Professor (R & D Centre)

Vel-Tech University

No.42, Avadi-Vel Tech Road, Poonamallee - Avadi High Rd, Vel Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600062

Dr. Sushil S. Ramdasi

Deputy Director

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Dr. Vijay Narkhede

Senior Manager (R&D)

Süd-Chemie India

A-1/2/3, Nandesari Industrial Developmental Area, P.O. Nandesari, Vadodara district, Gujarat 391 340

Dr. Y.K. Bhateshvar

Faculty (Academy)

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. A. A. Gaikwad

Deputy General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. Alok Jaitley

Senior Vice President

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.

1, Nelson Mandela Road, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi - 110070 India

Mr. Alok Sethi

General Manager – Transportation Technology Solutions

Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Ltd. (DIMTS)

8th Floor, Block-1, Delhi Technology Park, Shastri Park, Delhi-110053

Mr. Arun Komawar

Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Ashwin Subramanian

Dy. General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. Atul Pol

Program Manager

Tata Technologies

Plot No 25, Phase 1, Hinjewadi Rajiv Gandhi Infotech Park, Hinjawadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411057

Mr. Ayush Maheshwari

Researcher (Automotive System Design)

Akar International

Singapore

Mr. Devendra Mandke

Technical Specialist

JOHN DEERE INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED

Tower 14, Cybercity, Magarpatta City, Hadapsar, Pune - 411013, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Karthik Kaliappan

Sr. Manager- Product Safety and Compliance, Standards

John Deere Equip. Pvt. Ltd.

Shikrapur, Sanaswadi, Maharashtra 412208

Mr. M K Chaudhari

Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Mahadevan Pichandi

Domain Head – Chassis Engineering & Vehicle Dynamics (AGM-PD), LCV Division

Ashok Leyland Limited

No.1, Sardar Patel Road, Guindy, Chennai – 600 032.

Mr. Mahesh Masurkar

Chief Manager - Embedded Software Development

John Deere India Pvt Ltd

Tower 14, Cybercity, Magarpatta City, Hadapsar, Pune - 411013, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Mouqtik Bawase

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. P. R. Pawar

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. Pradeep Chandrasekaran

Associate Director

Ola Electric Mobility Pvt. Ltd.

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Mr. Prakash V. Sardesai

Head, Application Engg & Business Development

Sud-chemie-India-Pvt Ltd.

A-1/2/3, Nandesari Industrial Developmental Area, P.O. Nandesari, Vadodara district, Gujarat 391 340

Mr. Prashant Mahale

Asst. General Manager

Fiat Chrysler

1601 (III), 16th Floor, B Wing, The Capital, Plot #C-70, G Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (East), Mumbai 400 051, India.

Mr. R M Cursetji

Head-Technology Department

Sud Chemie India Pvt. Ltd.

A-1/2/3, Nandesari Industrial Developmental Area, P.O. Nandesari, Vadodara district, Gujarat 391 340

Mr. Rahul Mahajan

Dy. Director

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. S Bhattacharya

Director - Technical Sales

Huegli Tech AG Switzerland

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. S R Marathe

Engineering Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. S. B. Sonawane

Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. Sanjay Deshpande

Vice President

Mahindra & Mahindra

Nasik, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Srinivasan Raju

Automotive Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Swarupanand Sewalkar

Sr. Technology Lead

JOHN DEERE INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. T.C. Kamath

Deputy General Manager-Design Standards

MRF Limited

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Mr. Vikram A. Tandon

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. Vinay Mundada

Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Vinit Jawale

Systems Engineering Leader

JOHN DEERE INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED

Tower 14, Cybercity, Magarpatta City, Hadapsar, Pune - 411013, Maharashtra, India

Mr. Yogesh Thipse

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038

Mr. Z. A. Mujawar

Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mrs. Beena Sandeep Limkar

Assistant Professor

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Department of Technology, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Mrs. Swati Athavale

Engineering Consultant

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Ms. Jyoti Kirve

General Manager

Automotive Research Association of India

Survey No. 102, Vetal Hill, off Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune - 411 038