Centre for Energy Studies
Dr. Gopal Nath Tiwari is presently working as Professor in the Centre for Energy Studies at SRM University, India. He has received his postgraduate and doctoral degrees in 1972 and 1976, respectively, from Banaras Hindu University, India. He is the recipient of National Hari Om Ashram Prerit S S Bhatnagar Award in 1982 for his seminal contribution in the field of solar distillation. He had been to the University of Papua, New Guinea in 1987-1989 as Energy and Environment Expert. He is responsible for the development of “Solar Energy Park” at IIT Delhi and Energy Laboratory at University of Papua, New Guinea, Port Moresby. He has successfully co-coordinated various research projects on solar distillation, solar water heating system, Greenhouse technology; hybrid photovoltaic thermal (HPVT) and Building integrated photovoltaic thermal (BiPVT) system etc. He has guided about 80 PhD students and published more than 600 research papers in International journals.
Solar Thermal Applications, Solar Distillation, Water/Air Heating System and Greenhouse Technology and Building Design