Dr. Vipin Kumar Mehta holds B.Tech and M.Tech degrees in Chemical Technology from HBTI, Kanpur. His early research interests covered in the field of XLPE laminates as electrical materials for electrical cables. His major research in the field of semi-conducting materials to avoid corona discharge in high voltage machines. He obtained PhD degree in 1990 from University of Roorkee, Roorkee (Presently Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee). He has more than 28 years of experience in the field of Academics, Industry and Research & Development. He has wide experience in the manufacturing and quality control of electrical insulating materials, decorative laminates and copper clad composite materials for Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs).
He Joined as Head of Department at College of Engineering Roorkee in 1999 and now is the Dean of Examination at same place. He started his carrier as Astt. Engineer (R&D) in 1982 and worked at various positions as Dy. Manager – Atma Group of Industries Chandigarh, Manager – Pratap Rajasthan Copper Foils & Laminates Ltd. Jaipur, Paras Laminater Pvt. Ltd. Bhiwadi, Dy. Works Manager, Golden Laminates Ltd. Chandigarh, Head of Department (Chemical Engg.) – Dr. K N Modi Institute of Technology, Modinagar, Head of Department & Dean – College of Engineering, Roorkee.
He has participated in many National and International Conferences, Workshops and ISO meetings for its implementation. Dr. Mehta has to his credit more than 17 Research Paper published in National and International Journals and Conferences. His book entitled “Question Bank in Chemical Engineering” was well received by the students.
Dr. V.K. Mehta with his wide experience in Academics and Industrial field agrees “Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere”