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Prof. Justin Paul

Prof. Justin Paul currently serves as Editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Consumer Studies (IJCS), a 45-year-old, global academic journal ranked as A grade by the Australian Business Deans Council. A former faculty member with the University of Washington, he is a full professor of Ph.D. & MBA programs, University of Puerto Rico, USA. He holds two honorary titles as  ‘Distinguished Scholar/ Distinguished Professor’ with the Indian Institute of Management (IIM-K), and SIBM.

He is known as an author/co-author of books such as Business Environment (4th ed), International Marketing, Services Marketing, Export-Import Management (2nd edition), Management of Banking & Financial Services by McGraw-Hill, Oxford University Press & Pearson respectively. Dr. Paul has served as Lead Guest Editor with the International Business Review, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Retailing & Consumer Services, Asia Pacific Business Review, and European Business Review. He serves as Associate Editor with European Management Journal, & Journal of Strategic Marketing. He has also edited special issues for  Small Bus Economics and Journal of Promotion Management. He was Senior /Associate Editor for International Journal of Emerging Markets, The Services Industries Journal, and European Journal of International Management for 3 years. Dr. Paul introduced the Masstige model and measure for brand management, CPP Model for internationalization, SCOPE framework for Small firms, and 7-P Framework for International Marketing. His articles have been downloaded over 700,000 times during the last six years. He has published over 70 research papers in SSCI journals and 80 in Scopus. Out of this, over 40 papers are in A or A star journals as per the Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC) list.   He has also served as a faculty member of Nagoya University, Japan, and IIM. In addition, he has taught full courses at Aarhus University- Denmark, Grenoble Eco le de Management-& University of Versailles -France, University-Lithuania, Warsaw -Poland and has conducted research development workshops in countries such as Austria, USA, Spain, Croatia, China. He has been a Program Director for training diplomats from different countries and also holds an honorary title- as Professor of Eminence at a Govt University. He has been an invited speaker at several institutions such as the University of Chicago, Vienna Uni of Commerce & Business- Austria, Fudan & UIBE-China, Barcelona, and Madrid and has published three best-selling case studies with Ivey & Harvard.

Prof. Md. Mamun Habib

Prof. Dr. Md. Mamun Habib is a Professor at the School of Business & Entrepreneurship (SBE), Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB). In addition, Dr. Habib is the Visiting Scientist at the University of Texas – Arlington, USA. Prior to that, he was Associate Professor at BRAC Business School, BRAC University, Bangladesh; Asia Graduate School of Business (AGSB) at UNITAR International University, Malaysia; Dept. of Operations Research/Decision Sciences, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Malaysia and Dept. of Operations Management, American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB). He is the Editor-in-Chief in the International Journal of Supply Chain Management (IJSCM), London, UK (SCOPUS Indexed). He accomplished his Ph.D. and M.S. with outstanding performance in Computer & Engineering Management (CEM) under the Graduate School of Business (GSB) from Assumption University, Thailand. His Ph.D. research was in the field of Supply Chain Management.
He has more than 18 years’ experience in the field of teaching as well as in training, workshops, consultancy, and research. At present, he is supervising some Ph.D. students locally and internationally. Furthermore, he has several Ph.D. involvements with UUM, UNIRAZAK, AIMST, UNITAR, Asia e University (AeU), Malaysia; Assumption University of Thailand; Institute for Technology and Management (ITM) – University and Birla Institute of Technology (BIT)–Deemed University, India, National Institute of Technology (NIT), India, SOA University, India; University of the Assumption, Philippines. He also involved with an online learning program at the University of Roehampton (UoR), London, UK. He is actively involved with national and international research grant projects.
As a researcher, Prof. Habib published about 150+ research papers, including Conference Proceedings, Journal articles, and book chapters/books. He serves as the Editor-in-Chief/Lead Guest Editor/Editor/Editorial Board Member/Reviewer of more than 20 journals, particularly Elsevier (Scopus) and Thomson Reuters (Web of Science) Indexed Journals. Also, he delivers lectures as Keynote Speaker at 50+ international conferences, at various countries, particularly Taiwan, USA, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Turkey, Korea, India, UK, Greece, Bulgaria, Australia, Italy, etc. He also serves as General Chair, Program Chair, Technical Chair, Organizing Committee Member, Technical Committee Member, Track Chair, Session Chair as well as Reviewer of numerous international conferences. He received the Best Track Chair Award at the IEOM’2012 Conference.
His core research areas are supply chain management, production & operations management, operations research, research methodology, engineering management, technology management, and educational management. Finally, Prof. Habib is an active member of different professional organizations, including IEEE (Senior Member), IEOM (President, SCM Technical Division), IETI (Senior Member and Board of Director), IRED (Fellow), GRDS (Vice-President), IEB, AIMS, INFOMS, just to name a few. He is involved with QS World University Ranking and Times Higher Education Ranking as an academician.

Dr. Dibakar Rakshit

Dr. Dibakar Rakshit is a renowned researcher and academician, presently working at the Centre for Energy Studies in IIT Delhi. He obtained his Ph.D. from the prestigious University of Western Australia and his master's degree from IIT Madras.

He has served in various positions:

1. CFD Engineer, Cummins, Research and Technology India Ltd (CRTI), India -2005 3. Session Academic, Curtin University -2012, 4. Research Associate, Curtin University, Australia -2012, 5. Renewable energy research pertaining to solar thermal heat transfer design encompassing, 6. Research Scientist, CSIRO, Australia -2013 
His research areas are:  Transient modeling and simulation of high-temperature systems, High pressure concentrating solar thermal systems, Study of various solar turbine fluids, Solar heat storage devices (characterization of storage materials), Green building concepts, Waste heat recovery, Computational heat transfer analysis involving convection, conduction, and radiation, Thermodynamic optimizations using advanced optimization tools, Energy research related to oil and gas transportation, Multiphase flow studies, Interfacial mass transfer characterization, Sloshing dynamics, Fluid-Structure interactions 
Presently He is also working on various projects at the national and international level. Published 10 research articles in reputed international journals and filed many patents. 

Dr. Adarsh Kumar Pandey

Dr. Adarsh Kumar Pandey is currently serving as an Associate Professor at Research Centre for Nano-Materials and Energy Technology (RCNMET), Sunway University, Malaysia. He obtained his Ph.D. in Energy Technology from SMVD University, India. He was the National Renewable Energy Fellow (NREF) of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Govt. of India during his Ph.D. degree and also an awardee of Post-Doctoral Fellowship from NIRE, MNRE, Govt. of India. Later he served at UMPEDAC, University of Malaya, Malaysia as a Post-Doctoral Fellow and Research Fellow. He has published more than several research papers in international journals of repute besides, book chapters, papers in International/National conferences and has filed four patents till now. The total h-index of his publications is 19 and the SCOPUS h-index is 17. The total Impact Factor of his publications is more than 204. He is a recognized reviewer of many International Journals of repute in Elsevier, Springer, etc. He is an Editorial board member of few International journals as well. To date, 02 PhDs have already successfully completed their thesis and 04 PhDs and 03 Masters are currently pursuing their degree under his supervision. He is working mainly on three different research projects:

  • Enhancing the efficiency of PV, PV/T, CPV/T by the use of phase change materials and nano-enhanced phase change materials.

  • Development of self-cleaning glass for PV applications

  • Development of low temperature efficient dye-sensitized solar cells.


Dr. Jeyraj A/L Selvaraj is currently serving as a Deputy Director and Associate Professor, UM Power Energy Dedicated Advanced Centre (UMPEDAC), University of Malaya, Malaysia. He did his Ph.D. in Power Electronics from University of Malaya, Malaysia, Masters in Electronics & Drivers from the University of Nottingham, UK, and Bachelors with Hons in Electronics from Universiti Multimedia Malaysia. He has served as Chairman for Proposal and Candidate Defence for Masters and Ph.D., Menjalankan Fungsi Sebagai Pengarah, Acting Director (Faculty) at University Malaya, Chairman for 2nd IEEE International Conference on Clean Energy and Technology (CEAT 2013), Auditor for ISO/IEC 17025, etc. He has published more than 100 research papers in International journals of repute out of which 81 are ISI indexed besides, book chapters, papers in International/National conferences and has filed five patents of national and international level. He has expertise in Power Engineering (POWER ELECTRONICS, RENEWABLE ENERGY, SOLAR ENERGY, PVT, ENERGY, AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT).


  • Dr. SELVARAJ is also a Committee Member of Working Group on Solar Photovoltaic System, 2008-2020, SIRIM 



  • Asian Universities Alliance Scholars Award, Asian Universities Alliance (Aua), 2020, (International)

  • Um'S Representative to Aun/Seed-Net 25th Steering Committee Meeting in Combination With The 6th Working Group Meeting, Aun/Seed-Net, 2019, (International)

  • Leaders in Innovation Fellowship (Lif), Royal Academy of Engineering Uk, 2017, (International)

  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2014, (University) and many more



  • Renewable Energy in Malaysia, Computation of Power, Energy, Information and Communication-ICCPEIC-2013", 2013-04-17 to 2013-04-18, Adiparasakthi Engineering College, (International)

  • Malaysia's Challenges in Implementing Renewable Energies, National Conference on Environmental Technology and Sustainable Development: Challenges and Remedies, 2014-02-21 to 2014-02-23, Department of Environmental Science, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar (Central) University, Lucknow, (International) and many more

Dr. T.C. Shami

Dr. T.C.Shami obtained a Master's and Doctorate in chemistry from CCS University Meerut under the supervision of Prof. G N Mathur (Ex-Director, DMSRDE, and Professor, Penn State University, USA). He has obtained FRSC (fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry 2016, Cambridge University UK). His research interest in the field of nanomaterials, conducting, magnetic, polymeric & carbon materials, green chemistry, & fabric based camouflage products for stealth application in defense. His recognition/expertise is known as Stealth Material Person. Dr. Shami has worked as a visiting scientist at Penn State University, University of Arkansas, and California University, the USA for more than 7 months. He has been awarded as an "Excellent Scientist" by Penn State University, USA 2002, "Outstanding research award" from University of Arkansas, USA-2007, "Technology Group Award" as a team leader -2010 and also best performance award- as Rajbhasha Adhikari- 2013&14. Dr.Shami has been awarded the "Best Citizen of India" award i.e. Bharat Jyoti Purushkar 2018, Best paper award in Hindi 2016.

He is a member of the recruitment board of scientists in DRDO & various technical posts in IIT Kanpur. Dr. Shami is a reviewer and supervisor of M.Tech and Ph.D.

thesis. He has reviewed more than 15 projects for different IITs, CSIR laboratories, other engineering institutes costing more than 7 crores. He is a member of different professional societies, a member of the advisory board of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow, and also a member of the Board of Governors in HBTU & UP technical textile institute, Kanpur, UP. He had delivered lectures in more than 30 training courses of DRDO. He has published more than 90 papers in National International journals & conferences, 43 invited talks, he has chaired more than 10 international conferences, filed 4 patents & written book chapter.

Currently, Dr. Shami was working as Directorate head "Directorate of Strategic Materials" in DMSRDE (DRDO), Kanpur. (Retired in Sep 2017).