Padma Bhushan & Eminent Scientist
Nitin Rane is an established academician with a focused interest in Process Design, Energy Efficiency, Environmental Pollution Control, Thermodynamics, and Equipment Design, among others. He has a doctorate in Chemical Engineering and has rich experience in academics, research, and administration. He has 2 decades of experience in academics, consulting, and his expertise as a teacher and researcher has been extensively recognized. With numerous publications and citations in international journals to his credit, Dr. Rane has also received notable grants to augment research and organised many activities of student and Faculty development. He played a key role in setting up of many institutes and universities for MIT Group where he worked in Leadership roles. As a competent professional, he has represented the MIT Group of Institutions, Pune at several national and international platforms and has contributed immensely towards the overall development and progress of MIT Group.
A celebrated author of 25 plus national and international research papers in archival journals and peer-reviewed conferences, Nitin is also the author of several book chapters. He reliably demonstrates efficient time management, successful teamwork and upholds the importance of strong work ethics, persistence, and intellectual integrity. Currently, Dr. Rane is Professor and Vice-Chancellor at Avantika University, Ujjain. He leads by example and colleagues and students find his enthusiasm both motivating and promising.