Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Gujarat Power Engineering & Research Institute, Mehsana
Prof. Hitesh N Panchal is a Mechanical Engineer having Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Mechanical discipline from Government Engineering College, Modasa (North Gujarat University, Patan) and Master of Engineering (M.E.) in Mechanical discipline with specialization in I.C. Engine & Automobile Engineering from L. D. College of Engineering, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. He is pursuing for his Ph.D from Kadi Sarva Vishwavidyalaya, Gandhinagar. Presently, He is assistant Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering in Gujarat Power Engineering & Research Institute, Mehsana, Gujarat, India. He has teaching experience of 6+ years in the field of Non-conventional energy sources, Internal Combustion Engine, Automobile Engineering, Power Plant Engineering, Thermodynamics, Elements of Mechanical Engineering etc. He has published 17 research papers in reputed journal publisher like Springer, Taylor & Franics, Elsevier, ASME etc. He guided more than 30 projects at UG level and 8 at PG level. He also got grant from GUJCOST, DST and AICTE. He got also best research paper award from “Research Fair” organized by GTU. He is also reviewer of many international journals like, IJME, JESTEC, IJWRE etc. He is life member of ISTE, ISHRAE, ISME, SESI etc. He is editor of “ International journal of wind & Renewable Energy,( ISSN : 2277 -3975) , International journal of mechanical engineering (ISSN : 2277-7059) , International journal of advances in Engineering & Technology (ISSN : 2231 – 1963), International journal of Energy & Environment Research (ISSN :1927-0569), International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences (ISSN : 2231-2013), International Journal of Renewable Energy Research (ISSN : 1309-0127), International Journal of Sustainable Energy (ISSN : 1478-6451), Journal of Engineering, Science & Technology (ISSN: 1823-4690), International Journal of Emerging trends and applications in Engineering, Technology & Sciences (ISSN : 0974-3588).