This video is the last part of three parts series of "" In Conversation with Prof. Sham Tickoo""
About Prof. Sham Tickoo:
Prof. Sham Tickoo is currently working as a Professor at Purdue University, USA. He received MS in Industrial Technology (1989) from Northern Illinois University, Illinois, USA; MS in Industrial and Management Engineering (1980) from University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA; and BS in Mechanical Engineering (1974) from NIT, Srinagar, India. Before joining Purdue University in 1987, Prof. Tickoo has worked as a Design Engineer, Quality Control Engineer, and Software Developer.
Prof. Tickoo has authored/coauthored textbooks on several major CAD/CAE/Animation software packages like ANSYS, SolidWorks, CATIA, Pro/Engineer, NX, AutoCAD, Customizing AutoCAD, AutoCAD LT, Solid Edge, 3ds Max, 3ds Max Design, Autodesk Inventor, Mechanical Desktop, and VIZ. In addition to North America, his textbooks have been translated and published in Russia, Japan, India, South Korea, and Serbia. These textbooks have brought unmatched pride and recognition to the Engineering Technology department and Purdue University. Prof. Tickoo has obtained over $24 Million software grant from ANSYS, IBM, and Siemens. He has also developed a web site that provides free teaching and learning resources to faculty and students. Since 1992, over half a million users have visited his website and are using the resources on a regular basis.
Prof. Tickoo is also the founder and president of CADCIM Technologies, USA. The company was established in 1992 and is involved with publishing, engineering consulting, software development, and training. In 2014, he started another company, "Tickoo Institute of Emerging Technologies" (TIET), that is mainly involved with training in India.
In 2003, Prof. Tickoo was awarded a US patent for one of his inventions "Self Adjusting Cargo Organizer for Vehicles". He is currently working on the design and fabrication of two new wind turbines that will significantly increase their power output and can be used to charge the batteries of an automobile.
About the Video:
This video is a the 3rd part of the Series (3 Parts). Here Prof. Sham talks about what changes is required in the skill training in India and how he plans to help the training centers in the country to set up a model training network.