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Title: “Mechanical Engineering’s Crucial Role in Human Progress”

Date: 3rd June 2024 | Time: 11:00 AM


Mechanical engineering, like a silent force, shapes our world in profound ways. The following provides the overview:

  1. Innovation and Design: Mechanical engineers create novel solutions-from intricate machinery to life-saving medical devices. Their designs enhance our quality of life.
  2. Infrastructure: Roads, bridges, and buildings rely on mechanical principles. Engineers ensure safety, efficiency, and sustainability.
  3. Energy Systems: Power plants, Renewable energy, and Heating, Ventilation, And Air conditioning (HVAC) systems-all driven by mechanical engineering-power our lives.
  4. Transportation: Cycles, Cars, planes, and trains owe their existence to mechanical ingenuity. Mobility connects us globally.
  5. Manufacturing: Factories produce goods efficiently due to mechanical innovations. Our economies thrive.
  6. Collaboration with AI: Mechanical engineers work alongside AI systems, leveraging their computational power for complex calculations, simulations, and analyses. This synergy amplifies their capabilities.
  7. Optimizing Designs: Engineers now use AI algorithms to optimize product designs, predict maintenance needs, and enhance overall system performance.
  8. Efficiency and Accuracy: AI streamlines processes, increases productivity, and improves decision-making. It assists in modelling, saving time and resources


In essence, mechanical engineering is the backbone of progress, supporting humanity’s aspirations.


About Presenters:


Prof. Sunil Pandey

Distinguished Professor Ph.D. IIT Delhi, Mechanical-Mechatronics Engineering, LNMIIT Jaipur
Professor (Superannuated), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)
Vice Chancellor / Director (Former), Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology (SLIET), Deemed University, (CFTI under Ministry of Education, GOI)
Professor of Mechanical Engineering (Former Re-employed,), School of Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

Has 50 years of combined Teaching, Research, Industrial and Administrative experience.

An Innovative researcher and uses a holistic teaching methodology that ensures brainstorming. Inventor of “Zero Complaint & No Grievance Evaluation System”. Inventor of Multi Entry – Multi Exit system for Technical Education.

Welding and Manufacturing Consultant, Manufacturing expert, assist in setting up ‘Start-ups’ and entrepreneurships, guided more than 30 PhDs, Has Patents, Design Registrations and Copy Rights.


  1. ‘Best Teacher award’ by the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi in 2012,
  2. ‘Distinguished Alumnus Award’ by NITK (KREC), my Alma mater during the Diamond Jubilee Year celebrations in 2018,
  3. ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ by The Indian Welding Society (IWS) for my contributions in the field of Welding Technology & Research on 5th October, 2016 in Mumbai,
  4. A ‘Letter of commendation’ for the PhD thesis by the external examiner Prof R L Apps of Cranfield Institute of Technology, Cranfield, England with a comment “His Ph.D. thesis was one of the best that I have examined in India or elsewhere and he also has a marked aptitude for mechanical equipment which makes him an asset in any laboratory”.

Dr Mohit Makkar

Assistant Professor & HOD MME PhD University of Lille 1, France

Has 9 years of Post-PhD Teaching, Research, Industrial and Administrative experience.

Researcher in the domain of System Dynamics, Control Industrial Automation, Mechatronics & Robotics.

Head of the Mechanical-Mechatronics Engineering Department, Co-Lead of Centre for Robotics, and Industrial Automation at LNMIIT. Coordinator of Minor and Specialization program in Robotics and Automation.