Renewable Energy Resources and their Management
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chapters, and in conference proceedings besides several poster presentations. He received many coveted international awards and has been a member of the Editorial Board of three international journals Viz., Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, Canadian Journal of Plant Science, and International Journal of Applied Agriculture, Research India. He has been member of the scientific organizing committee of several international conferences globally and chaired co-chaired several technical sessions. Email ravi.chibbar usask.ca
Dr. Surjeet Jain
Prof. Ved Prakash Bahl
Prof. Surjeet jain obtained B. Tech in Agriculture Engineering from Panjab Agriculture University, Ludhiana, India in 1974 and M.Tech. in Post Harvest Technology and Food Engineering from G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India in 1987. Prof. Jain, during his research and teaching carrier, specialized in seed conditioning, use of renewable energy in post harvest technology, food processing and was associated in the development of various machines and tools pertaining to food processing. He has taken advance training at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA under FAO-ICAR Fellowship. He has published several research papers in journals of repute, besides manuals and handouts in various fields of agricultural engineering. He also contributed chapters in books published in India. Prof. Jain formerly served as Head, Department of Food Processing, CCS HAU, Hisar and is now working as Director Principal of Manav Institute of Technology and Management, Jevra, Disst. Hisar Haryana , India since 2010. He has coordinated several events of academic and practical interest. Prof. V.P. Bahl started his professional career in the year 1972 soon after he graduated in B.Tech. Agril. Engg from Panjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana. He He worked in various positions in Haryana Agro Industrial Corporation, Tractor Training Centre GOI and CCS Haryana Agriculture University, Hisar, where he served for more than 33 years. As Professor and Head, Department of Farm Machinery and Power Engineering, he steered the department for teaching, research and extension activities with distinction. He excelled as a teacher, researcher and extension specialist and in recognition of his excellent contributions he was conferred Best Teacher Award by Haryana Agriculture University in 1984, Indian Society of Agriculture Engineering in 2000 and Bhaskar Group of News paper in 2012. Prof. Bahl has to his credit more than 150 publications in national and international journals and presented about 50 technical papers in national and international conferences. He has contributed in the organization of several national and international conferences.
Director of the International Research Centre for Renewable Energy, Germany, Chair of World Council of Renewable Energy WCRE and also the Head of the Project Concentrating Solar Power for Seawater Desalination Middle East and North Africa Countries. In addition he is EU-Adviser in developing, evaluating and funding of research