Dr. Vishal Naranje is an Associate Professor and Programme Leader for Mechanical Engineering at Amity University Dubai. With 21 years of teaching, research, and administrative experience at various national and international universities, he has completed externally sponsored research projects and industrial consultancy assignments. 

He has published over 70 publications in various international refereed journals and conferences and is an editor and reviewer of SCI Journals and international conferences. His research interests include sustainability, AI applications for manufacturing, digital twins, and industrial engineering.

Prior to joining Amity University Dubai, Dr. Naranje held positions as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Birla Institute of Science & Technology, Dubai, UAE, and at the Department of Technology, SPPU Pune (formerly Pune University) India, and as an Associate Professor at Sinhgad College of Engineering, Pune, M.S., India.

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, S.V. National Institute of Technology, Surat, Gujarat, India, 2013
  • Master of Technology (Industrial Engineering & Management), Indian Institute of Technology, Dhanbad, India, (Formally ISM Dhanbad), 2000
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Production Engineering, Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, 1998

  • Naranje, V.; Swarnalatha, R.; Batra, O.; Salunkhe, S. Technological Assessment on Steam Reforming Process of Crude Glycerol to Produce Hydrogen in an Integrated Waste Cooking-Oil-Based Biodiesel Production Scenario. Processes 2022, 10, 2670. https://doi.org/10.3390/pr10122670
  • Sachin Salunkhe, Arun Prasad Murali, Hussein Mohammed Abdel Moneam, Vishal Naranje & Ragavanantham Shanmugam (2022) 3D printing of plant fiber reinforced polymer composites (PFRC’s): an insight into methods, challenges and opportunities, Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials DOI: 10.1080/25740881.2022.2133612
  • Naranje, V., et al. "Prediction of life of deep drawing die using artificial neural network." Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies 2.1 (2016): 132-142
  • Kumar, Nand, Vishal Naranje, and Sachin Salunkhe. "Cement strength prediction using cloud-based machine learning techniques." Journal of Structural Integrity and Maintenance 5.4 (2020): 244-251.
  • Bachchhav, B. D., Sachin Salunkhe, and Vishal Naranje. "Drilling of high volume fraction Al2O3 metal matrix composites." Materials Performance and Characterization 10.1 (2021): 317-327.   

  • Design and development of integrated solar dryer and compost system using nanoparticle embedded sand, Amity University Dubai, 2022, 5,000 AED
  • Automated design advisory system for non-axisymmetric deep drawn sheet metal parts, BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus, UAE, 2016, 20,000 AED
  • Design and Development of Closed Loop Control System to Improve the Process Capability of Incremental Sheet Metal Forming, BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus, UAE, 2017, 90,000 AED
  • Intelligent system for manufacturability assessment of sheet metal parts, University of Pune, 2010-2012, 1 lakhs INR
  • 3D Co-ordinate Measuring Machine, AICTE, New Delhi, 2008-2010, 5 lakhs INR

  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Kinematics and Dynamics of Machine
  • Machine Design
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Products Design and Development
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Robotics
  • Industrial Engineering 
  • Operations Research 
  • Quality Control and Reliability Engineering
  • Discrete System Simulation 
  • Production and Operations Management

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