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     Ashish Kumar Shrivastava

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Agricultural and Food Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Prof. V. K. Tewari
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressH.No.-103, Behind Punjab and Sindh Bank, Suhagi, Adhartal Jabalpur(MP)-482004
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidayalaya, JabalpurFarm Machinery and Power2005
B.Tech.Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidayalaya, JabalpurAgricultural Engineering2003
12Madhaya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education, BhopalMathematics and Science1998
10Madhaya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education, BhopalMathematics and Science1996

Research Areas
  • Ergonomics and Safety in Agriculture
  • Tractor Rollover Protective Structure (ROPS)
  • Tractor Operator Workplace Layout
  • Tractor mufflers
  • Noise and Vibration of Agricultural implements and machineries

  • Working experience with CATIA
  • 3 month training experience in Auto-CAD modelling

  • Working as Jr Project Officer under All India Coordinated Research Project (ICAR) since December, 2006 to till date at IIT Kharagpur
  • Worked as Research Associate during November, 2005 to December, 2006 at Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology , Modipuram, Meerut (UP)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Accessibility Index of IndianTractors - A Case Study by Ashish K. Shrivastava. , C R Mehta , M M Pandey , Atul K. Shrivastava AGRICULTURAL MECHANIZATION IN ASIA, AFRICA, AND LATIN AMERICA VOL.41 NO.3 pp 17-20 (2010)
  • Tractor Rollover Protective Structure- an Engineering Review by A K Shrivastava, V K Tewari and Vidhu K P International Journal of Safety Science under review (2010)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Status and constraints in retrofitting of ROPS in Indian Agricultural wheeled Tractors by A K Shrivastava ,Vidhu K P and V K Tewari International Ergonomics Conference pp 189-199, ISBN- 978-81-910303-0-3 (2010)
  • A decision support system for ergonomics studies by Vidhu K P, A K Shrivastava and V K Tewari International Ergonomics Conference pp 273-282, ISBN-978-81-910303-0-3 (2010)
  • Investigation on Safety Features, Accidents and Standards in Tractors and Machinery in India by Tewari V K, Shrivastava Ashish Kr and K P Vidhu 17th World Congress on Ergonomics (IEA), Beijing - - (2008)
  • Study of noise levels of Agricultural purpose diesel engine by Shrivastava Ashish Kumar, Shrivastava Atul K. and Mehta C.R. International Ergonomics conference (HWWE) 414-421 (2008)
  • Measurement of operators workplace and control locations of some Indian tractors by Shrivastava Ashish Kumar, Shrivastava Atul K., Mehta C.R. and Pandey M.M. International Ergonomics conference (HWWE) 229-234 (2005)
  • A scenario of agricultural accidents in West Bengal by Tewari V. K., K.P. Vidhu and Shrivastava A.K. Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers(ISAE) conference - - (2010)

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