President-SOMME

President is the ex-officio Chairman of the Governing Body. Dr. Buta Singh Sidhu(Dean – Academics and International Collaborations, IKG PTU, Kapurthala is the president of the Society and is also a permanent founder member. He is graduate and postgraduate from Panjab University Chandigarh. He did his Ph.D. from Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department of IIT, Roorkee in the field of surface engineering. Dr. Sidhu is the awardee of Best Engineering College Teacher Award by ISTE, New Delhi. Best paper award was given to him for research paper presentation in 13th National Conf. of ISME-2003 held at IIT, Roorkee 30-31st December, 2003. He is also an awardee of Leading Engineer of the World, awarded by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England (UK).

Research Papers                        :         More than 100 Published in Refereed Journals & National & International Conferences (Annexure-A)
No. of Ph.D. Thesis Guided        :         Around 06
Sponsored Research Projects    :          06