A brief on the credentials of 

Dr. S. M. Goel

                                         Surender M Goel (Dr.) is a Civil Engineer of 1964 batch from Punjab Engg. College, Chandigarh. He has specialized with ME in Hydraulics and Irrigation in 1966 & obtained Ph.D. in Engg. in 1974. During last 46 years al career, starting as Engineer Trainee and Technical Teacher Trainee, he has gained wide experience moving from Roorkee to REC Kurukshetra as Lecturer and Asstt. Prof., to Mosul in Iraq as an Indian expert & to REC Silchar as Professor and Head civil Department, joining in 1982 as vice Principal at GND Engg. College, Bidar, he had his first stint as Principal I/C during 1984. He has dedicated his 18 years of principal ship to GND Bidar, REC Bhalki, College of Engineering, Jalgaon, College of Engineering, Faizpur, JIT Khargone, Gangamai College of engineering, Nagaon, Vaish college of Engineering Rohtak (twice – first in Nov./Dec. 96 & then from Sept. 99 to Jan, 2000) & Gateway institute of Engineering & Technology Sonepat in 2009. He also worked on the guest faculty of Delhi College of Engineering for UG & PG courses (from 2000 – 2009) & Delhi University for MBA under IGNOU Scheme (from 2000-2001). He also run his own organization named, " Dr. Goel's Institute for Professional Studies" including a consultancy unit & Astrology / Vaastu Center. Same organization has now been expanded remodeled & now named as ENGINEERING ACADEMICS AND CONSULTANTS. He even planned Dr. Jagan Nath Institute of Engineering & Technology Darbhanga (Bihar) as consultant.

A Prolific writer he has to his credit 30 research papers published in national and international journals / conferences & seminars. In the studies on Earth dams his significant contribution is a new Non-dimensional Number and analytical analysis of Pore-pressures during Earthquake Forces. In Hydrology, a new method to determine average rainfall on catchments areas has already been accepted as most efficient. He has also worked extensively on studies about Ground Water Potential in Irrigation Tracts and Education Technology. He has deftly blended his exposure to Modern Computer with his analytical studies and day-to-day administrative work.

Dr. Goel has a multidimensional personality, which has motivated him to disseminate this knowledge to the industry and be of direct benefit to our country. Railways, Governments of Assam, Haryana, Karnataka and Maharashtra and many private parties have in the past engaged him as consultant on various projects involving research, design, calibration, testing, measurement, costing and construction, supervision & planning and development of Engg. College. He has completed 25 (Twenty-five) projects in Haryana, Assam, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Bihar & Iraq including ME & Ph.D. thesis. He is not only a popularly sought after figure for delivering guest lectures but is also very fond of attending (30) and organizing seminars and conferences (Six). He holds life membership to Societies of repute like ISTE, ISTAM, ISH and fellowship to Institution of Engineers, India Society of Engineers, NAFEN and IWRS. He had been (& is) on the Governing bodies of ISH, NAFEN & DSC - IEI. He has also been member on the Section Management Committee of ISTE, an advisor to UPSC and on the various committees of the academic bodies of more than a dozen of universities including Mosul in Iraq. He has planned & developed Six Engg. Colleges abinitio including two at postgraduate level. Two other colleges have been planned partly. Number of laboratory equipment were designed & fabricated at college levels indigenously. Although basically Civil Engineer, he has planned infrastructures of courses for Electronics, Computer, Mechanical, Production, Communication, Electrical and Civil. He has several prestigious awards such as

(1) Gold medal at ROORKEE UNIV. (1966)

(2) Cash awards on research paper (1978)

(3) Special Annual Excellence award (1994) &

4) Best Technical Educator of India award -1995.

(5) International Excellence Gold Star Award- 97

(6) Vijay Ratna Award - 97

(7) Jawahar Lal Nehru International Excellence Award -1998

(8) Man of Achievement Award - 1999 &

(9) Class Champion Award in 3 days Anchors Away Program at Delhi on 2nd NOV. 2000.

            Dr. Goel, Humane, Impartial, Systematic, Progressive, Extroward, Transparent and Disciplined in his approach in administration, is a master trainer in Strategic Planning and Institutional Development. He has produced up to now more than 10000 quality engineers who are presently working & helping the nation in its economic development as professionals, research workers, Industrialists, entrepreneurs and senior executives in both private / Govt. sectors, not only in India but also abroad. On social side he is associated with LIONS CLUB, CRY & HELPAGE India. He has Astrology & photography as his hobbies.

(DR. S. M. GOEL)