"Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is IS REACHED." - Swami Vivekananda
Dr. D.V. Gupta, Professor & Head- Department of Mathematics, joined COER as one of its founder faculties on July 01, 1999. He has been serving COER with best of his abilities for more than 18.5 years. He possesses strong academic foundations- M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics) from University of Roorkee (1982) and Ph.D. in Mathematics (1991) from University of Roorkee (presently IIT Roorkee). He has published more than 36 Research Papers in International/ National Journals and Conferences. He has also authored 3 books on Engineering Mathematics. Presently, there are 8 students pursuing Ph.D. programme under his able supervision.
Being a National Scholarship holder and an awardee of multiple awards including 'Motivation Award' 8 times for 100% result in Mathematics at COER, Dr. Gupta has a proven excellence in the field of research and teaching. He has a total teaching experience of his subjects to graduate & postgraduate students for more than three decades.
Dr. Gupta possesses an optimum blend of experiences- teaching to engineering students, and an administrative experience along with coordination of students' activities for the development and growth of young minds.
As Dean (Basic Sciences and Humanities), Dr. Gupta, with his charged attitude, envisions success and development of the departments, and hence COER. He will be focusing on foundations of educational system; like imparting quality education, transfer of knowledge to students, improving communication skills, adhering to attendance policies, maintaining work ethics & discipline within the departments, upholding cordial faculty-student relations, and thus enhancing overall positive work environment.
Dr. Gupta encourages students to inculcate best professional habits and sound academic knowledge blended with a strong moral character, thus shaping them to be successful in all spheres of life. This will help the students to prove themselves as good human beings and worthy citizens of this great country India.
He urges students to recall the efforts made by great men who reached the pinnacle of success and inspires them by sharing this quote- "Heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by a sudden flight but they while their companions slept were toiling day and night."