Dr Umesh Gupta, the Associate Professor of Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) at JK Lakshmipat University has 13 years of teaching, research, and administrative experience. He did his PhD from University of Rajasthan. Currently he is supervising his PhD candidates working in the area of Optimization Techniques. In addition to basic Mathematics courses, he has taught many application oriented courses like, Optimization Techniques, Computer Based Numerical and Statistical Techniques, Operations Research, Research Methodology, Statistics for Research etc. to the Engineering and Ph.D. students. He is the life member of various national and international academic bodies, like, Indian Science Congress, Indian Mathematical Society, Operational Research Society of India, and Rajasthan Academy of Physical Sciences. He is an elected senior member of IACSIT, Singapore.
Besides teaching and research, he is also the Coordinator of Practice School at JKLU in addition to various other administrative responsibilities. He is an active core committee member of Entrepreneurship Cell (E-Cell) established at the University, under which he has organized various activities useful for entrepreneurship awareness among the students. He served CIStems Institute of Information Technology, Kautilya Institute of Technology and Engineering and ICFAI before joining JKLU. He held various administrative positions like Faculty In-charge - Placement Committee, The ICFAI University, Dehradun, Convener - Academic Counseling Committee (ACC), ICFAI, Jaipur, Member - Internship Program Committee (IP), ICFAI, Jaipur, Coordinator - Admissions Committee, Kautilya Institute of Technology & Engineering, Jaipur, Head - Mathematics Department, Kautilya Institute of Technology & Engineering, Jaipur, etc.
He has number of research publications in various International & National Journals & Conference Proceedings to his credit. He authored the text books of Engineering Mathematics and Research Methods in Management as per the syllabus of Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. His research papers are presented in the International conferences like Humboldt Kolleg, 12th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences (CONIAPS XII). Recently, he visited Beijing, China to present his paper in World Congress on Engineering and Technology (CET 2012). He has attended several Faculty Development programs, Work Shops and Seminars. He was the Local Organizing Chair of 2nd International Conference on “Soft Computing for Problem Solving (SocProS 2012)” which was held at JK Lakshmipat University in December 2012.
He has also authored text books on Engineering Mathematics and Research Methods in Management as per the syllabus of Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. Previously, he had been associated with CIStems Institutes of Information Technology,Jaipur, Kautilya Institute of Technology and Engineering, Jaipur and the ICFAI University, Dehradun