Department of Petroleum and Energy Studies

Gaurav Richhariya

Assistant Professor

Mr. Gaurav Richhariya has done graduation (B.E) in mechanical engineering (2007) from Indira Gandhi Government Engineering College, Sagar & M.Tech in Petroleum Exploration (2012) from University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun. He has carried Project work on Ultra-light weight cement for lost circulation control and Design of Crank Shaft in Pro –E during M.Tech & B.E respectively.

He has worked for Extreme Feed screw coating Pvt Ltd. (a division of surface engineering & alloy company St, Petersburg U.S.A) ,New Delhi from March 2008 to August 2010 as sales Engineer.

In August 2012, he started working as assistant professor in the department of Petroleum /Mechanical Engineering of ITM University, Gwalior. In July, 2014 he joined DIT university as assistant professor.

He possess sound knowledge of subjects such as Drilling, Directional Drilling, Offshore Drilling, Drilling Fluids and Cement, well logging, Petroleum Exploration, Geology, Health Safety, Oil and Gas Transportation, Fluid Mechanics, Dynamics of Machines, Strength of Materials, Measurement and Metrology. He has hands on experience softwares like Pro-Engineer (Creo), CATIA and Solid Works.

He also possesses membership of Society of Automotive engineers (INDIA), Society of Petroleum engineers. Federation Of Indian Petroleum Industry.