Shri Dr.Ashvini Kumar
Director [APSPCL] & Managing Director, SECI
Dr. Ashvini Kumar, MD at SECI, is an expert in the field of Solar Energy, with an experience of over 30 years. Before joining SECI, he was associated with the MNRE since 1986 in different capacities. As a Director in the MNRE, he was working as the divisional head of various activities including solar grid power and R&Dcoordination. Dr. Kumar obtained his PhD. in Solar Energy from IIT Delhi and has been a major contributor to the promotion and development of Solar Thermal technology in the country. He has also worked at the Solar Energy Centre- a technical institution set up by the MNRE- where he was instrumental in establishing the Solar Thermal Testing facilities. Dr. Kumar has co-authored three books, several review articles and over 50 research papers on this technology. Currently, heâ€™s editing the technical journal brought out by the Solar Energy Society ofIndia.