Team Members

AMBASSADORS

Provided is the current list of EAI Cleantech Ambassadors, who will play a vital part in spreading awareness about clean technology and sustainability, as well as initiate projects. Should you be interested in joining this list, get to know more from here EAI cleantech-ambassadors

 

    Musheer Ahmad

    PGDHRM, Batch of 2011-13, XLRI Jamshedpur

    College: XLRI Jamshedpur

    City: Jamshedpur

  Brief Profile: I am a student of HRM batch 2011-13 at XLRI Jamshedpur. Prior to that I have a work experience of 19 months with TCS where I was a part of an initiative meant to career counsel young students from local schools who do not have enough guidance. I also volunteered for a computer literacy program with an NGO called Shikhar in 2010. I have an engineering background as I did engineering in Computer Science from Aligarh Muslim University. I have special interest in educating people and bringing change at community level as it makes me reinforce the feeling that I have a purpose in life and I derive satisfaction out of it. I completed high school in 2005 from Gandhi Nagar Public School, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh.

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: renewable energy, recycle, reuse, reduce, carbon footprint reduction

 

 

  Prakash Kumar

   College: Pace Junior College, Nerul, Navi Mumbai

    City:       Navi Mumbai.

    Brief Profile:  I am 16yr old boy and I have done a project on algae fuel, solar tree with successful experiments, also I have developed a new method of transportation which could solve traffic problems. I have also created a new method of vertical farming which could increase the yield per unit area from plants and free from infection. I aim to make India Green and free from pollution and reduce global warming to save our planet earth. I love to work for environment and have won prize at national level for my project on curing carbon emissions.

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology:

Biofuel from plants, Algae fuel, Hydrogen Fuel, Biomass Energy, Solar & Wind Energy, Electric Cars(solar/wind), Air car, Modern Method of Transportation, Water conservation & treatment, Tidal Energy, Green Buildings, Vertical Farming, Eco- Home, Eco-cities.

 

  Ramesh Rajesh, B.E. EEE

   College: Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering

   City: Chennai

    Brief Profile : As a graduate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and an ardent nature lover, I recently came to the realization that both could be integrated by focussing on renewable energy. I am now striving to be an erudite cleantech evangelist in the days to come. Have been in roles demanding leadership, decision making, critical thinking and a determined mind.These have been possible through my active participation in the National Cadet Corps, the British Council’s International Climate Champion project among others. My dream is to be a solar expert at both the technology and policy level in the near future after my MS. Before I push daisies, I will see every village in India with access to power through solar and other cleantech. The Bible, Food, Facebook and Solar are things that give me purpose in life !

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: Energy Efficiency, PV Energy Generation, Research, Design and Installation, Energy Policy and Opportunities, Micro-Grids

 

 

   Vinodkumar Agadi

Certified Quality Professional by Ministry of Textiles.

    City: Bagalkot, Karnataka

   Brief Profile :

  • Active member and Maintenance work of District level Energy park (Akshaya Urja club),Bagalkot   for 4 years.
  • Conducted various Awareness Program about renewable energy and applications to high school and college students.
  • Organization  and Participation in the state level exhibition cum sale of renewable devices in Bagalkot.
  • Undergone 3 projects on Renewable Energy during Graduation period under the Guidance of Dr. Suresh .H.Jangamshetti.

Project 1 : Conical Collector Solar Water Heater

Project 2 : Data Acquisition System for small size (1.5kw) Wind Turbines in rural applications.

Project 3 : Performance Analysis of Solar Water Pumping System

 

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology:  Waste to Energy, Electric Energy Storage ,Energy Efficiency,

Green Buildings, Electric Vehicles ,Solar Energy.

 

   Vivek Yadav

      College: Indian Institute of Technology- Bombay (IIT-B)

      City:Mumbai

   Brief Profile :  Doing final year Btech – Chemical engineering. I have genuine interest in the field of bio-fuel and environment related stuff. I joined Biosynth when i was in my 2nd year, Project Biosynth is a student’s initiative of setting up a Biodiesel production facility to generate Biodiesel from waste vegetable oil  (WVO) , I did my project in life cycle Assessment(LCA)  of Biodiesel , Later I joined it as manager post in Design and Production team in 3rd year, where we planned to visit the school to create awareness about biofuel and chemical engineering and also we conducted many plant visit for them to see our plant.

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: I have a keen interest in Biofuel, Biomass and solar


 

  Jebaraj Samuel. S

  College: B. Tech I.T. – Dr. M.G.R. Engg College

  City: Chennai

  Brief Profile :– I am in the field of IT as a delivery consultant, and have provided training to my team members on Citrix. My plan is to create awareness among people, on the advantage on using solar, and leaving a better planet for future generations. My hobbies, playing keyboard, guitars, planning on developing mobile apps for Solar, wind and so on.

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: Solar, Wind Energy

 

 

    Darshan Joshi

     College: Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)

     City: Bangalore

   Brief Profile :  I completed my AISSCE from Kendriya Vidyalaya (SAC), Ahmedabad in 2004. Then I did graduation as B.E Mechanical from A.D.I.T, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat. I joined Karan Eneterprise (authorized distributor of Sandvik Coromant) as Field Sales Engineer. Later, in April 2010, I joined Mazda Ltd. at Ahmedabad as GET in Planning division. I worked there till April 2011 and in June 2011 I joined SIIB, Pune as a student of MBA – Energy & Environment. From April 2012 till June 2012 I joined Wipro EcoEnergy in Bangalore as an Intern. I’ve co-authored a concept paper with my classmate which is published by Science Direct in Procedia – Social & Behavioral Sciences, vol. 37, 2012.

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: Solar Technology, Carbon sector, Energy Efficiency

 

 

 

    Ajay Sharma

    College: SASTRA UNIVERSITY

     City: THANJAVUR

   Brief Profile : I am doing M.Tech. (Nanoelectronics) right now I have started my project work on solar cell my aim is utilizing the maximum solar cell working efficiency. I have couple of 7 friends. We used to go in rural areas & consult with some educated farmers about the biodegradable energy resources & solar equipments. Some places  we formed gobar gas plant for cooking gas.

 

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: SOLAR CELLS & BIOFUELS.

 


Aswin P

College:      S.N.S. College of Technology

City:            Coimbatore

Brief Profile :Currently am pursuing my Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics Specialization at SNS College of Technology , Coimbatore. Am an ex-employee of ABB Ltd, India (Robotics Division), wherein I served as a service cum programming engineer for a year (2011- 2012). I have passed out my diploma in Mechatronics Engineering from PSG Polytechnic College ’11.  Apart from my career ,am a core member of a NGO started a year ago under which we are working with the Motive of Spreading Education and social welfare. – Vidhai Charitable Foundation.

 

Areas of Interest in Clean Technology: Solar  and wind energy ; Efficient Energy Management ;

 

 

   BHUPINDER KUMAR

City: JAMMU & KASHMIR

Brief Profile: Currently I am actively involved in my own Business of Renewable Energy      in Jammu & Kashmir….Namely FOLKS POWER. I have tied up with some Best players in this field like Su-Kam Solar, Luminous Renewable Nutech Solar, D-light & Window Magic for Solar Photovoltaic, Thermal, Wind Hybrid & Energy efficient Building solutions. Prior to my business I worked with SUZLON & State Bank of India & IN Construction Company at different capacities for around 4 years.And regarding my education I have done Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering & few courses on Renewable Energy.

Areas of Interest :

My areas of interest are Wind Energy, Electric Vehicles, Solar PV, Thermal, & Green Buildings, Technical Education.

Few Initiatives:

Massive Renewable Energy campaigns carried out in Jammu
New Renewable Energy Office opened at Srinagar Location.
I have deputed few employees my organization for awareness through Canopy stalls.
Solar Lamps distributed to Amaranth Ji Yatra Pilgrims @ subsidized rates.
Effective communication established with JK state Nodal agencies for Subsidy schemes.
Children’s GO GREEN Club supported & financed for Save Earth Awareness.

 

 Harwinder Singh

 City: Mohali (Punjab)

 Brief Profile:  I am certified solar energy engineer. I am currently at Chennai for my internship and working on project “in-house solar cooker”. I got selected in a solar energy company PM Dimension, Gandhinagar (Gujarat).

My aim is to educate people towards solar energy products whenever I will move to my native village at Punjab I will not spend vacation by sleeping at home but rather I will move out and collect people, go to nearby village and also move to our Govt. school of my area to educate them. I will also try to continue same routine at Gujarat during holidays.

Areas of Interest : Solar energy engineering (PV & Thermal)

 

   VIJAYKUMAR S

   College:     ME-Solar Energy at Anna University

    City:            CHENNAI

   Brief Profile:  I am pursuing ME-Solar Energy at Anna University (Institute for Energy Studies). I did my BE degree from Anjalai Ammal mahalingam engineering College with specialization in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.I am very much interested in solar and renewable energy activities as I have done my bachelor’s project in“Micro controller based on hybrid wind solar power generation” and I am presently working on“Experimental investigation of solar water heating system with different heat transfer fluids”. I also have an experience in designing Solar PV using software’s such as PV syst, RET screen, etc. And I also possess knowledge about optical designing using the ray tracing software,”Trace Pro”.

Areas of Interest : On Grid and Off Grid Solar PV design, Solar Water heater, Solar PV projects.

 

    Tamilvanan Vilvam

      College:     ME-Solar Energy at Anna University

      City:            CHENNAI

    Brief Profile: I am qualified Engineer in Electrical and Electronics from a Mahendra Engineering Collage, currently pursuing   Masters in Solar Energy at Institute for Energy Studies, Collage of Engineering Guindy,Anna University Chennai. Has undergone courses which includes  design of Solar PV Technologies (Off grid and On grid system, Solar Lighting System , Solar Water Pumping) ,Solar Thermal Technologies (Flat plate collectors , Solar water heater, Solar cookers), Concentrating  Solar Systems  , and  energy efficient building with solar appliance. Current project is Stratification studies on solar water heating system with sensible storage .Also, Proficient in solar design Software such as PVsyst, AutoCAD, SAM, RET screen, Trace Pro, ANSYS – Fluent, and COMSOL  Multi physics.  Had active participation in  NCC and have secured C certificate also volunteered in various activities of NGOs for welfare of the society

Areas of Interest :  On- grid and Off- grid Solar PV power system design, Balance of system components,  Solar Thermal, Energy audit.

 

      SHAICK ABDULLAH

       City   : Adirampattinam, Thanjavur distict South.

       Brief Profile: As an ardent in clean tech renewable energy, 55 year old technical minded, graduated in Business Administration  and doing Business in solar products. I create awareness in Solar roof-top for self house electricity, LED lamps, solar water heater & solar cooking to save energy and money, also in Electrical vehicles for pollution free environment. I have participated in District level exhibition 2012 at Thanjavur to create awareness in solar irrigation with Grundfos. As being a social welfare active nature, my plan is to make environment around my area green and pollution free and help people to rely on solar energy for their daily uses.

Areas of Interest :  Solar Energy (PV& Thermal), Wind Energy, Electrical Vehicles and Green Houses    

 

 

        Ankur Mahajan

          College: NITTTR Chandigarh

          City:  Chandigarh

       Brief Profile: I am a student of NITTTR Chandigarh batch 2011-13. Prior to that I have a work experience of 19 months with SAP Study centre Jammu as Physics Faculty. I have an engineering background as I did engineering in Electrical Stream from Jammu University . I have ompleted two projects (Improvement in Design of Wind Mill to Generate Electricity Efficiently , Design and Fabrication of prepaid Energy Meter with Communication Facility) and also have Two Research Publications. I completed high school in 2006 from Model Academy Jammu.

Areas of Interest : Low speed wind turbines, solar passive buildings, solar tiles, carbon footprint reduction

 

 

    Mustafa Hakim Vohra

     City: New Delhi

  Brief Profile: Currently, I am working as a “Project Associate” in the Environmental and Industrial Biotechnology Division at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi. I have also 2 year experience as a Research Associate in the Alcohol Technology Department, Vasantdada Sugar Institute, Pune. My Interest and Research includes the production of biofuels and bioenergy using the tools of biotechnology. I have conducted research and production of various biofuels such as Bioethanol, Syngas fermentation to ethanol, biobutanol, methane and hydrogen using waste as a substrate. My aim lies is making the world run on the renewable energy.

Areas of Interest :

  • Biofuel and bioenergy: bioethanol, biobutanol, methane, gas fermentation, hydrogen
  • Waste management: bio utilization of different waste to useful bioproducts
 

   VINEETH S

   College: TERI University

   City: New Delhi

   Brief Profile:  After completion of my graduation in Mechanical engineering, I worked for 3 years in Renewable Energy Industry in two firms. My profile was that of Project Engineer for Solar Thermal, SPV and Waste to Energy (Gasification) projects. To have deeper knowledge in the field of renewable energy I joined Teri University, New Delhi to do my Masters in the same.

Areas of Interest : Solar Thermal and SPV, & Waste To Energy.