abuDr. R.P. Bajpai, Ph.D.


Vel Tech Chancellor Dr. R.P. Bajpai was formerly working as D.Sc. (Hokkaido University, Japan). He has also been the Director General of MM Group of Institution, MM University, Mullana and Vice-Chancellor of MM University Solan till November 30th 2011. At a time he was also holding the charge of three Universities as Vice-Chancellor namely,

(1) Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra;
(2) Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology, Hisar and
(3)Deen Bandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science & Technology, Murthal simultaneously.

Before joining GJU, Hisar, Dr. Bajpai was Director/ Distinguished Scientist/ Scientist at Central Scientific Instrument Organization, Chandigarh, one of the pioneering Research laboratories under CSIR, Government of India, New Delhi. He has excellent knowledge of Japanese and German Languages, having a large number of publications in the National and International Journals of repute and a good number of patents. Dr. Bajpai has guided a large number of Ph.D.s and M.S./M. Tech/ B. Tech students for the thesis work for the award of degrees in various areas of electronics/ microelectronics, materials science, nanoelectronics, optoelectronics etc. Dr.Bajpai was UNDP Project Co-ordinator/ Director for the Microelectronics Instrumentation Development programme started in 1984 at CSIO, Chandigarh. Filed and registered a large number of Patents.

Recipient of following awards:

  • K Suryanarayana Rau Memorial Award from aeronautical Society of India, Bangalore for Smart Technology Development-2004
  • Vigyan Gaurav Samman 2003-04 from Council of Science & Technology, U.P. for contribution in the area of Nanotechnology, Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Microelectronics & Instrumentation given by Uttar Pradesh Government
  • CSIR National Technology Award-2002 for Development of Head-UP-Display for Light Combat Aircraft given by Prime Minister of India
  • The National Academy of Sciences, India Award-1998 in the area of Instrumentation given by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, New Delhi
  • Outstanding Contribution Award in the field of Microelectronics for the year 1990-93 from Punjab State Council for Science & Technology, Govt of Punjab
  • WISITEX Foundation International Award -1994-Development of Molecular Beam Epitaxy System
  • Alexander von Humboldt Fellow, Germany
  • Mombusho Fellow, Japan
  • Distinguished Fellow Award of Institute of Hospital Engineering, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh Punjab Ratan

Fellow/Member of following Institution/ Organization:-

  • Fellow: Optical Society of India
  • Fellow: The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, New Delhi
  •  Member: Instruments Society of India
  • Ex-Chairman: Computer Society of India, Chandigarh
  • Ex-Vice-President: The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, New Delhi
  • Ex-Director: Board of Directors, Haryana State Electronics Development Corporation (HARTRON) (Government of Haryana)
  • Ex-Fellow: Panjab University, Chandigarh
  • Member: Apex Board, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi
  • Ex-Member: Senate & Planning Board Senate, Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi
  • Ex-Member: Senate, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala
  • Ex-Member: Senate, Panjab University, Chandigarh
  • Ex-Member: Senate, Punjabi University, Patiala
  • Ex-Member: Academic Council, Punjabi University, Patiala
  • Ex-Member: Management Council, Institute of Himalayan Bioresources Technology, Palampur
  • Ex-member: Management Council, Regional Research Laboratory, Jammu
  • Ex-member: Management Council, National Institute of Oceanography, Goa
  • Ex-Chairman: Research Project Funding, Ministry of Information Technology, New Delhi
  • Member: Apex Board, DST-Project Funding
  • Ex-Chairman: North West AICTE Core Committee
  • Ex-Member: Research Council, National Institute of Oceanography, Goa

Dr. R.P.Bajpai has been Scientist/Visiting Professor in several universities in Japan, Germany, Switzerland, France, and the USA.