Dr. Surendra S. Rathod

Dean Academics, Professor & Head
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology Mumbai

S. S. Rathod received BE from Amravati University, ME from VJTI Mumbai University and Ph.D. from I.I.T. Roorkee. His Ph.D. thesis was on “Mitigation of Radiation Effects in MOS based devices and circuits.” He is with Sardar Patel Institute of Technology from last 17 years. He has 19 years of teaching experience. His special fields of interest include VLSI design, device modeling and circuit simulation. He is recognized Ph.D. guide of Mumbai University for Electronics Engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering.

He has published more than 50 papers in various national and international conferences and published twenty three papers in international journals like journal of applied physics, IEEE transactions on electron devices, Elsevier microelectronics reliability, IET circuit’s devices and systems, ASP journal of low power electronics etc. He is reviewer of IEEE transactions on Electron Devices, Elsevier Microelectronics Journal, Microelectronics Reliability, Academic Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Research, Emrald International Journal of Electronics, Journal of scientific research and review, and several national and international conferences. He was publication chair of IEEE calendared international conferences ICCICT-2012 and ICCICT-2015.

Three times he received best paper awards. He received outstanding achievement award (2007) by the Energy Society of India from Governor of Pondicherry. He received “ISTE Best Engineering College Teacher Award for Maharashtra State” in year 2012. He also received ‘Shiksha Rattan Award’ and ‘Certificate of Excellence’ in year 2012 by International India Friendship Society, New Delhi from Mr. G. V. G. Krishnamoorthy (former Election Commissioner Govt. of India), Mr. Joginder Singh (CBI Director) and Mr. Ved Prakash (AICC Secretary). He was invited by CISCO, San Francisco USA to deliver webex presentation to all the world wide CISCO community.

He received recognition as IUCEE (Indo Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education) faculty fellow in 2016. He is also awarded as distinguished professor & distinguished HOD by CSI in 2017. He is instrumental in setting outcome based education at Electronics Department of Sardar Patel Institute of Technology. He has also conducted seminars cum workshops at more than 15 educational campuses in Maharashtra State on ‘outcome based education’.