Dr. Amar Patnaik is currently working as an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India. His area of specialization is composite materials and alloys. He has more than 12 years of teaching experience and has taught a broad spectrum of courses related to Mechanical Engineering. Dr. Patnaik has guided 19 Ph.D.’s successfully and several M. Tech. He has published more than 185 research papers in international journals (SCI), written 9 chapters in different books and filed 7 patents. Dr. Patnaik has delivered more than 30 invited Guest lectures in different institutions and organizations.