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 Rajesh Kumar Naik
 Ph.D.

 Assistant Professor (Farm Machinery and Power Engineering)

 Joined IGKV, Raipur in 2003

Contact Address
Dept. of Farm Machinery and Power Engineering
Faculty of Agricultural Engineering
Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur - 492 012

Email: rknaik1@rediffmail.com
Mob - 94252 52765

Research Interests
Farm Machinery and Power
Ergonomics
Farm Machinery Modelling and Management
Dryland Machineries

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS
Presently working as Assistant Professor, Dept. of Farm Machinery and Power Engineeirng.

Worked as Scientist, All India Coordinated Research project on Post Harvest Technology, ICAR funded project during 2012 - 13.

Worked as Scientist, All India Coordinated Research project for Dryland Agriculture, ICAR funded project during 2005 - 2009.

Project Officer for Integrated Wasteland Development Programme , Miliwatershed Mander Nala-1, Block Bastanar, Dist.- Bastar during 2010 - 11

Co-Principal Investigator for NATP, RRPS 16, RRPS21 and RRPS24 project funded from ICAR

PIA Member for Drought Prone Area Programme (DPAP), Hariyali, Karanpur Mili Watershed Block-Jagdalpur, Funded from Land & Water resource Govt. of India during 2003 - 09

PIA Member for Integrated Waste Land Development Programme(IWDP), Mander Nala 1- Mili Watershed Block-Bastanar, Funded from Land & Water resource Govt. of India during 2006-09

National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme " Mixed fruit plantation with soil and water conservation in 150 hectare with construction of farm ponds and water conservation structures" funded from Zilla Panchyat, Jagdalpur during 2007-09

National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme "Dabri and pond construction at Village: Tahakapal, Dry Land site" funded from Zilla Panchyat, Jagdalpur during 2006-08

Associated Scientist for National Agricultural Innovation Project (Component –II) on “Value chain on food products from small millets of Bastar region of C.G.”, funded from ICAR

Associated Scientist for National Agricultural Innovation Project (Component III) entitled "Improving rural livelihood security through sustainable integrated farming system models and allied enterprises in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh" funded from ICAR

Publications

Evaluation of rice establishment methods with nutrient and weed management options under rainfed farming situations of Bastar plateau.(2014) by Thakur, D. S., Sharma, G.K., Naik, R. K., Khalkho, D., Choudhary, J. L. and Patil, S. K., Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. Vol. 13(1):36-41

Design, development and evaluation of self propelled garlic (Allium sativum L.) clove planter. (2014) by Nare, B., Shrivastava, A. K., Naik, R. K. and Prakash, A. Agricultural Mechanization in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. 45(2)74-79.

Entrepreneurship development through finger millet processing for better livelihood in production catchment. (2014) by Patel, S., Naik, R. K., Sahu, R. and Nag, S. K. American International Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Sciences(ISSN 2328-3734), 8(2): 223-227

Noise and vibration analysis of power tillers during field operations. (2014) by Verma, A., Guru, P. K. and Naik, R. K.. International Journal of Bio-resources and Stress Management, 5(2):288-293.

Performance evaluation of tikhur (Curcuma angustifolia) starch extraction machine. (2014) by Paikra, C. K. Patel, S., Naik, R. K. and Ram, D. S. Indian Journal of Scientific Research and Technology (ISSN 2321-9262), 2(5) 34-38.

Effective irrigation water management in Rabi chilli for Bastar agro climatic zone. (2013) by Khalkho, D., Naik, R. K., Thakur, A. K., Bisen, Y. and Chandrakar, A. K., Scientific Research and Essays. Vol. 8 (48): 2332-2335

Status of farm power availability and implements in selected villages of Bastar district of Chhattisgarh. (2013) by Chandraker, A. K., Dave, A. K., Khalkho, D. and Naik, R. K. International Journal of Agricultural Engineering, 6(2): 555-557.

Human physiological response with respect to operating condition of power tillers. (2013) by Verma, A., Naik, R. K., Guru, P. and Vijayappa, J. S. J. of Agril. Issues, 18(1&2): 65-69

Vibration characteristics of three popularly used power tillers in India. (2013) by Verma, A., Naik, R. K. and Guru, P. J. of Agril. Issues, 18(1&2): 61-64

Study on tractor implement combination and optimum field capacity for some selected farms. (2013) by Prakash, Apoorv, Naik R. K., Nare, B.and Chandel, N. S. International Journal of Agricultural Engineering, 6(1) : 32-38

Effective water management in rabi brinjal for Bastar region. (2012) by Khalkho, D., Naik, R. K., Deo Shankar, Thakur, A. K. and Netam, R. S., Journal of Agricultural Issues Vol. 17(1&2): 55 - 58

Efficient utilization of harvested water through indigenously fabricated Gravity operated Drip Irrigation System. (2011) by Khalkho, D., Naik, R. K., Dwivedi, R. K., Singh, M. K., Rao, S. S., Thakur, D. S., Deo Shankar and Quasim, M., International Journal of Agricultural Engineering Vol. 4 (2):148 – 151.

Effect of crop and machine parameters on performance of paddy thresher. (2010) by Naik, R. K., Patel, S., Verma, A. K. and Shrivastava, A. K. Agricultural Engineering Today, 34(1): 30-32.

Determination of angle of penetration of soil working tools in clay soil. (2006) by Varshney, A. C. Naik, R. K., Nandy, S. M., Prajapati, G. S. and Narang, S. Indian Journal of Agricultuiral Sciences, 76(1):66-67.

Present status of Oil Palm harvesting in India. (2001) by Jayashree, E.; Rethinnam, P.; Devananda, M.; Naik,R.K.; Kamaraj and Madhava, M. International Journal of Oil Palm. 2 (2) 57-58.

Extraction of fibres from Oil Palm Empty Bunches. (2001) by Jayashree, E.; Madhava, M.; Mandal, P.K. and Naik, R.K. International Journal of Oil Palm. 2(1)51-52.

Professional Exposures
3 weeks training on “Technopreneurship Opportunities in Agricultural Mechanization” at CIAE, Bhopal