Prof. Shekhar is having 24 years of teaching and research experience at IIT Kanpur with focus on industrial applications.
Well-rounded, go-getter academic with experience ranging from institution building, engineering R&D, project management, policy, and administration.
Multi-disciplinary expertise: metals extraction, manufacturing, environmental remediation, engineering economics, solar thermal energy, electric power system optimization and policy.
Good understanding of process for scaling technology from laboratory to industry.
Good contacts in industry, R&D organizations, and multi-lateral institutions.