DEPARTMENT OF Instrumentation Engineering

FACULTY PROFILE

Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Shilpa Y. Sondkar

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  • Designation: Professor
  • Educational Qualification:  Ph. D. (Instrumentation and Control Engineering)
    M. E. (Instrumentation and Control Engineering)
    B. E. (Instrumentation and Control Engineering)
  • Date of Joining: 6th July 2002
  • Experience:  Academic 14 years and Industry (Research work was carried out in industry, every vacation for 5 years was working in Forbes Marshall Pvt. Ltd)
  • Area of Specialization: Signal Processing applied to Instrumentation and Control Engineering
  • Awards and Achievements: -
    - 2nd Prize for Outstanding Paper award by Forbes Marshall Pvt. Ltd. On National Technology Day, 11 May 2015
    - VIT Shri 2014 award for International Journal Publication

Prof. (Dr.) Kulkarni Jayant V.

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  • Designation: Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD (Instrumentation and Control Engineering)
  • Date of Joining: January 2001
  • Experience: 25 years
  • Area of Specialization: Image processing and applications
  • Awards and Achievements: 
    • Article cited in International Journal of Pattern Recognition has been listed in the Top 25 Hottest articles (April - June 2006) in “Pattern Recognition” by Science Direct.
    • Most Outstanding Project award by Forbes Marshall has been awarded to “Aerial Seeding Prototype” in Sept. 2014. 
    • Member, international programme committee of IEEE international conference on SMC, Thailand, 2007.
    • Session chair for the ICCNS-2008, at VIT, Pune, India.
    • Member, international programme committee for the international conf. Advances in computing, communication and control 2009, ICAC, Mumbai, India.
    • Member, IEEE International conference, Chennai, 2013.

Prof. Pramod Kanjalkar

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  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD - pursuing
  • Date of Joining: 23/06/2007
  • Experience:  21 years
  • Area of Specialization: Digital signal and Image Processing, Embedded System
  • Awards and Achievements: --

Prof. Praveen V. Pol

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: Ph.D. (Pursuing), M.E. (E & TC) , B.E. ( Instrumentation )
  • Date of Joining:  26-07-1995
  • Experience:  22 Yrs. 
  •  Area of Specialization: Electronic Instrumentation, Power Electronics, Renewable energy.
  • Awards and Achievements: --

Prof. (Dr.) Manisha Rajesh Mhetre

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD (Instrumentation and Control) 
    - M.E (Electronics- specialization in Computer)
    - B.E. (Instrumentation and Control)  
  • Date of Joining: 12th August 1997
  • Experience:  26 Yr’s (Academic- 24 years, Industry – 2 years)
  • Area of Specialization:  
    - Biomedical system design, Sensor development,
    - Electronics and embedded system, Signal processing , Internet of Things 
  • Awards and Achievements: 
    - Received BCUD (SPPU sponsored) Research grant (2014-16) 
    - VIT Shri award for BCUD Research project grant 
    - BOS Member (Instrumentation Engg.) at VIT, Pune  
    - Applied for two patents
    - Session chair for International conference on Electronics and Communication Engineering (ICECE 2012)
    - Mentor for Institute for Innovation in Science and Technology, IIST
  • Arranged 3 days National workshop (BCUD, SPPU sponsored) on "Biomedical system , Signal and Image processing : Challenges and opportunities"  
  • Convener of  International IEEE Technically sponsored  conference on "Industry 4.0 Technology" (I4Tech2020) 

Prof. Jitendra A. Gaikwad

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD (Pursuing), M. Tech. (Process Instrumentation), BE (Instrumentation)
  • Date of Joining: 5th Jan 2004
  • Experience: 20 Years
  • Area of Specialization: Process and Factory Automation, Condition monitoring
  • Awards and Achievements:
    - VIT Shri 2014 : For Well appraised teacher (Academics)
    - VIT Shri 2015 : For Well appraised teacher (Academics)

Prof. Vijaykumar R. Bhanuse

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD (Pursuing), M. Tech. (Process Instrumentation), BE (Instrumentation)
  • Date of Joining: 13/07/2007
  • Experience: 10 Years
  • Area of Specialization: Process and Factory Automation, Condition monitoring
  • Awards and Achievements:

Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Sanika S. Patankar

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD (Instrumentation and Control Engg)
    ME (Instrumentation and Control Engg)
    BE (Instrumentation and Control Engg)
  • Date of Joining: 30 January 2009
  • Experience: 19.5 years (15 yrs Teaching & Research, 4.5 yrs Industrial)
  • Area of Specialization: Signal / Image Processing, Distributed Control Systems
  • Awards and Achievements:
    • VIT Shree Award in 2015 for research article publication in Elsevier Publications
    • VIT Shri 2019 award for industrial consultancy

Kapil Mundada

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: Ph.D. (Pursuing), M.E. (Process Instrumentation), B.E. (Instrumentation & Control)
  • Date of Joining: January 02, 2007
  • Experience: 10 years
  • Area of Specialization: Signal and Image Processing, Embedded Systems
  • Awards and Achievements:
    - VIT Shree 2011- Administration
    - VIT Shree 2013- Well Appraised Teacher
    - VIT Shree 2014- Administration
    - VIT Shree 2015- Administration
    - VIT Shree 2015- Research Project

Anil Baban Kadu

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: Ph.D. (Pursuing), M. Tech [Instrumentation and Control], B. E. [Instrumentation and Control]
  • Date of Joining: 24th June 2008
  • Experience: 13 Years
  • Area of Specialization: Process Instrumentation, Process and Industrial Automation, Power plant Instrumentation.
  • Awards and Achievements:
      • NPTEL Online Certification for the course "Introduction to Research " .
      • NPTEL Online Certification for the course "Introduction to Machine learning”
      • VIT Shri 2018: For Well Appraised teacher (Academics).
      • VIT Shri 2020: For Well Appraised teacher (Academics).
      • VIT Shri 2018: For Best Counselor Faculty.
      • VIT Shri 2018: For Overall Best Faculty
      • Certificate of Appreciation: For Top 5 Faculty Best Guardian

Prof.(Dr.) Archana Chaudhari

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: PhD ( Instrumentation and Control Engineering)
  • Date of Joining: 24th Aug 2012
  • Experience: 13 years
  • Area of Specialization: Signal and Image Processing, Biomedical, Machine learning, Deep learning, Artificial Intelligence
  • Awards and Achievements: -
    • Patents Granted: 
      Patent Title Patent granted date Patent number
      System for Automatic Detection of Quality of Filter of Air Purifier Dec 2020  352770
      Two Fold Authentication And Diagnostic System For Two Wheelers March 2021 360665
       ·     Awards : VIT Shri award for Well Appraised Faculty 2017, VIT Shri award for Research Publication 2020, VIT Shri award for Faculty in the Role of Guardian 2020 
      • Best Paper Awards:
        •  Received Best Paper of the session Award in Third IEEE international conference on Emerging Smart Computing and informatics from 5th -7th March 2021, organized by AISSMS, IOTI, Pune for research paper titled Multi Digit Recognition using Image processing and neural network
        • Received Best Paper of the session Award in International Conference on Smart Automation in Computer, Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering 10th April, 2021, for research paper titled Covid-19 Identification using chest x-ray images
        • Received Best Paper of the session in the 7th National Conference on Advancements in Communication, Computing and Electronics Technology [ACCET 2021]  organized by the Department of E&TC Engineering , M. E. S's College of Engineering, Pune on 19th June 2021 for research paper titled Image Caption Generator in text and audio using Neural Networks
        • Received Best Paper of the session in the 7th National Conference on Advancements in Communication, Computing and Electronics Technology [ACCET 2021]  organized by the Department of E&TC Engineering , M. E. S's College of Engineering, Pune on 19th June 2021 for research paper titled Designing IOT Face Recognition Robot 

           

Prof. Rajendra Patel

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  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Educational Qualification: B.E. Electronics
  • Date of Joining: 28th Aug, 2014
  • Experience: 30 Yr’s (Industry: 28 Year, Teaching: 2 Year)
  • Area of Specialization: Embedded Systems and Applications
  • Awards and Achievements: Awards – None & Achievements Various Projects