Prof. M. P. Singh

Executive Director

Prof. M.P. Singh, Founder Director, Ansal Institute of Technology, Gurgaon and currently Executive Director, Ansal Institute of Technology and Management. Before joining Ansal Institute, Gurgaon, he held a Senior Faculty position in the USA.

He has played a trail-blazing role in developing multidisciplinary programs in the country. He represented India in the scientific delegation to the then Soviet Union in 1988 and in the Indo-US Sub-commission on Science and Technology in 1985 and 1987. He was a member of the Indian delegation to attend the prestigious Science and Technology initiative meet in 1983, the so-called Blue Ribbon Panel on Meteorology set up by the then Indian Prime Minister, Mrs. Indira Gandhi and then USA President, Mr. Ronald Reagan. He was a member of ICSU International Committee for the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction during 1990-1992.

He has supervised 27 students for the award of Ph.D. Degree. In addition, he has directed several international conferences and workshops on topics related to Environment in India, Italy and Brunei. He has published about 100 research papers in journals of International repute.

He has written a book with Professor Sethu Raman entitled Dynamics of Atmospheric Flow published under the' Advances in Fluid Mechanic Series, UK'. He had been on the Editorial Board of the journals - Atmospheric Environment (1988-1994); Non-linear World (1992 - 1996) and Advances in Fluid Mechanics Series under the aegis of Computation Mechanics Publications, UK (1994 - 1998). The prestigious journal, Pure and Applied Geophysics (PAGEOPH, a Switzerland based journal), has brought out a special edition in the form of two books entitled Weather and Climate: The M.P. Singh Volume I & II, in honour of Professor M.P. Singh with leading experts from all over the world as contributors. Recently, a 2-volume book entitled Air Quality, a PAGEOPH Topical Volume with Prof. Singh as one of the guest editors of the prestigious publication by Birkhauscr Verlag, Bascl, Boston, Berlin, has appeared in early 2003. Prof. Singh was one of the guest editors of International Journal of Nanotechnology - 2009 issue (Vol. 6).

  • Fulbright Scholar and studied in the USA, he received his Ph.D. from University of Maryland. Prof. Singh worked in Ivy league college (Cornell University) for one and half years followed by one year stint at NASA.
  • Founding faculty member of IIT, Delhi. He retired from IIT Delhi, where he had served as a Professor concurrently in the Department of Mathematics, Centre for Atmospheric Science and Centre for Biomedical Engineering.
  • Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy, Delhi and Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad.
  • He was given the 4th Dr. Y.S. Parmar Gold Medal and Oration Award, 1984.
  • Prof. Singh was conferred "Distinguished Service Award" by IIT, Delhi in 2010.
  • Awarded for "Leadership and Global Educator" in 2010 by Hope Medical Institute, USA along with The Medical University of Lublin and The Medical University of Silesia, Europe in recognition of several decades of contribution in the field of Biomedical Engineering and Atmospheric Sciences.
  • Awarded the prestigious Knight of the Order of Academic Palms in 2009 by the French Prime Minister for his exceptional contribution in education.

  Official Meeting

Indo-US sponsored workshop on 'Supply Chain Management System'
An international workshop on 'Supply Chain' was sponsored and organized jointly by Ansal Technical Campus, Lucknow and Clemson University, USA on 23 March, 2013 in Delhi.