Dr. Kirti H. Niralgikar

Designation : Assistant Professor (Regular)
Experience : 23 Years

Email Id : KirtiNiralgikar.mech@svitvasad.ac.in
Contact No :02692-274540


Dr. Kirti H. Niralgikar, Assistant Professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has completed her Ph.D. from CHARUSAT University Changa, she holds M. Tech. degree in Production Management from Vishveswaraiya Technological University, Karnataka. She has 20 years of teaching experience and has published 6 research papers in various National and International Journals and Conference proceedings.

Current Activities:

Teaching UG/PG Courses in Mechanical Engineering, Examination and evaluation of students, Guiding UG/PG student Projects; Parents Coordinator Departmental level, Counseling of students, Scholarship committee member etc.

Specialization Areas:

Industrial Engineering, Production Management, Tribology.

Subject Taught (UG):

Materials Science and Metallurgy, Industrial Engineering, Oil Hydraulics and Pneumatics, Workshop technology, Basics of Mechanical Engineering, Control Engineering.

Subject Taught (PG):

Computer Aided Process Planning, Computer Aided Production Management, Advanced Materials processing techniques.


Qualification Specialization University Passing year Class
Ph. D. (Pursuing) Tribology Charusat,Changa -- -
M. Tech Production Management VTU, Karnataka 2000 Distinction
BE Industrial Production Karnataka University, Dharwad 1995 Distinction

My Experience

  • 08-08-2013 - Till Date
  • Assistant Professor
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Vasad
  • 01-07-2007 - 31-01-2011
  • Lecturer
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Vasad
  • 01-06-2002 - 31-05-2006
  • Teaching Faculty
  • IBMR,Hubli
  • 01-08-2000 - 31-05-2001
  • Teaching Assistant
  • B.V.B College of Engg. Hubli
  • 01-07-1995 - 31-05-1998
  • Planning Engineer
  • Akay Valves ltd


International Journal :

    • K.H Niralgikar, Dr. M.A Bulsara “Investigation of Wear Pattern in Piston Ring of an I C Engine”, Tribology in Industry Vol. 41  Issue No. 1, ISSN: 035489960,pp.100-108,2019
    • K.H Niralgikar, Dr. M.A Bulsara “Wear behavior on Leading Edge and the Trailing Edge of the Top Piston Ring of the IC Engine ”, Solid State Technology, Vol. 63,  Issue No. 4, ISSN: 035489960,pp.1948-1966,2020.

International Conference :

    • Mrs.K.H Niralgikar, Dr.Mukesh A.Bulsara, “Parametric and Non parametric modeling of a Piston ring of an I C engine-A Review” ,ICTIME 2016 held at MANIT, Bhopal, India during 4th Feb to 6th Feb 2016.
    • Kamini Parmar, Mrs K.H Niralgikar, “Review of Surface Roughness effect on Wear and Friction in a Piston Ring”, Proceedings of International Conference Engineering: Issues, Opportunities and Challenges for Development” , held at SNP Umrakh,11 April 2015.
    • Anand Patel, Dr.M.A Bulsara,Mrs.K.H Niralgikar, “A review of wear analysis of TiC and WC coated Piston ring of IC engine using RSM” , ICTME 2017 held at GCET,V.V Nagar 24th Feb to 25th Feb 2017.
    • Sheetal Parkar, Mrs.K.H Niralgikar, “ Wear in a Piston Ring of an I C Engine – A review” ICMA,SVIT Vasad.

Academic Activities

STTP Attended :

    • On week STTP on “Fundamentals of Tribology and its Application” supported by ISTE and IE (I), organized by Mechanical Dept., G.H Patel College of Engg.& Technology, V.V nagar, Gujarat ,India.

Workshop Attended :

    • Two week ISTE Workshop on “Engineering Mechanics” conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-Bombay) from 26th November to 6th December, 2013.
    • Two week STTP on “Fluid Mechanics” Organized by IIT, Kharagpur, held at SVIT Vasad during Nov 20th -30th May,2014.