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Dr. Sawankumar Naik

Distinguished Industrial Automation Professor
Assistant Professor (Mechanical Engineering)
M.Tech. (Production), B.E.(Production), Ph.D.(Mech. Engg.)





  • Manufacturing and Operations


Academic Experience: (Number of Experience: = 16 years)

  • Lecturer (Mechanical Engineering), Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering, NMIMS University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, INDIA (May 2007 – June2009)
  • Assistant Professor (Mechanical Engineering), Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering, NMIMS University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, INDIA (July 2009 – Till date)

Non Academic Experience: (Number of Experience: = 2years)

  • Junior Manager (H.R.), ISPAT Steel Industries

Number of PhD Students Guided:

  • Number of Post-Graduate Students Guided (Only M. Tech/ME Students): 03


  • International recognition as Distinguished Industrial Automation Professor, Bosch Rexroth for exceptional contribution in the arena of industrial research and innovative pedagogy with modern automation technologies. certified
  • Qualified basic and advanced Trainer levels in Industrial Automation at India and Germany.


  • Corporate Member of IIIE (Indian Institute of Industrial Engineers)
  • Life Member of ISME (Indian Society of Manufacturing Engineers)
  • Life Member of ISTE (The Indian Society for Technical Education)
  • Life Member of SOCOPM (Society of Operations Management)
  • Member of NCQM (National Centre for Quality Management)

Service Activities :

  • Joint Secretary (Indian Society of Manufacturing Engineers)
  • Regional Coordinator, MATE ROV Competition, India
  • Conducted Training Development Programs (TDP) at NMIMS Bosch Rexroth Centre of Excellence on Basic and Advanced trainings for MNCs


  • Felicitated in Top Super 30 teachers of India for mentoring Indian youth to global recognition.
  • Recognized as "Distinguished Industrial Automation Professor” for his pedagogy as a Corporate Trainer to MNCs.
  • Applauded at NASA on the occasion of its 60th Anniversary year for creating a global record of winning 10 International Team Awards in ten years in April 2019 at NASA’s topmost Engineering Competition.
  • Represented India and won 5 Team Awards in 5 years in the prestigious world’s topmost underwater robotics ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicles) competition -Annual International MATE ROV Competition.

Journal Publications

  • Naik, S., & Terkar, R. (2016). Role and Significance of Visualisation in Product Design at Prototyping Stage. InCAD/CAM, Robotics and Factories of the Future(pp. 625-636). Springer, New Delhi.
  • Narkhede, J., & Naik, S. (2016). Boiler feed pump control using variable frequency drive.International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology,3.
  • GS, B., Sawankumar, N., AJ, D., & RY, P. (2010). Design, Development & Implementation of E-Learning Tools. InInnovations and Advances in Computer Sciences and Engineering(pp. 43-48). Springer, Dordrecht.
  • Naik S. & Terkar R.(2022), Development of Model of Remanufactured Product Competencies using DeMATEL, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering,7(1), 6893-6900 ISSN: 0974-5823
  • Bagale G.S. & Naik S.(2021), Role of Operations Management in Driving Growth of Manufacturing Industry in India, In Special Issue on The Dragon and The Elephant: A Comparative Study of Indo-Chinese Economy, Empirical Economics Letters,20(2), pp.25-36, ISSN:1681-8997 (ABDC/C)

Conference Publication:

  • Naik, S., & Terkar, R. (2016, December). A study on designing for sustainable product development in view of end-user role through remanufacturing. InInternational Conference on Communication and Signal Processing 2016 (ICCASP 2016)(pp. 153-159). Atlantis Press.


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