Dr. Devendra Shukla (BT/CE/1967) is the founder of one of the strongest environmental businesses in the northwestern region of United States. Innovative Technical Solutions (ITSI) is an award-winning infrastructure and environmental firm that has an extensive experience of working with the federal government departments and other agencies worldwide. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Gilbane Building company. In 2009, IIT Kanpur conferred upon him the Distinguished Alumnus Award for his outstanding entrepreneurial excellence and managerial skills. Dr. Shukla instituted Dr. Shukla New Faculty Fellowship.
Prof. Abheejeet Mohapatra Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, works in the areas of Power system security, Uncertainty modelling, Stochastic analysis and optimization, Robust and efficient system operation and planning, Renewable integration in power systems, Deregulation.