Welcome to S. V. College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Raipur


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 Viren Manish Victor
 Ph.D. [Agril. Engg./ FMP]

 Assistant Professor/ Scientist (Farm Machinery and Power Engineering)


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

Email: vmv_victor@rediffmail.com
Mob - 98271 90931

Research Interests
Farm Machinery and Equipment
Ergonomics
Renewable energy sources
Energy in Agriculture

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS
Presently working as Scientist, All India Coordinated Research project on Utilization of Animal Energy with Enhanced System Efficiency, ICAR funded project since September, 2013.

Worked as Assistant Professor (FMP) at BRSM College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, IGKV, Mungeli from July 2010 to August 2013.

Worked as Scientist, AICRP on UAE, Department of Arm Machinery & Power, Faculty of AGril. Engg., IGKV, Raipur from April, 2003 to June 2010.

Publications
A study on status of Farm power and scope of farm mechanization in the Agro-climatic zone of Chhattisgarh plains by A. K. Chandraker, V. M. Victor and D. Khalkho (2014). Prabandhan: Indian Journal of Management Vol. 7(11):40-48

Victor, V. M. and Jogdand, S. V. (2013). Physiological behavior of bullocks with different work-rest cycles during ploughing operation in Chhattisgarh plains. Journal of Agricultural Issues 18 (1&2): 97-100.

Jogdand, S. V. and Victor, V. M. (2013). Maintenance economics of non-descript bullocks in Chhattisgarh plains – A case study. Journal of Agricultural Issues 18 (1&2): 93-96.

Victor, V. M.; Lawrence, A. K. A. and Dave, A. K. (2012). Performance evaluation of manually operated rice transplanter at different field conditions of Chhattisgarh plains. Journal of Agricultural Issues 17 (1&2): 35 – 38.

Dave, A. K.; Kumar, P. and Victor, V. M. (2008). Performance of animal-drawn plough and puddler in Chhattisgarh conditions. Draught Animal News, Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Scotland. No. 46 – Part 1: 42-47.

Victor, V. M. and Verma, A. K. (2006). Anthropometric studies of female farm workers in Chhattisgarh region. Agricultural Engineering Today Vol. 30(1-2): 79-83.

Swarnkar, A. K.; Victor, V. M. and Rajput, A. S. (2005). Evaluating integrated nutrient management for the biasi system of rainfed rice cultivation. International Rice Research Notes, 30. 1. pp 34-35.

Victor, V. M.; Verma, A. and Dave, A. K. (2005). Efficacy of different weed control methods in direct seeded rainfed rice. Oryza Vol. 42. No. 3 pp 197-200.

Rawat, S. N.; Jogdand, S. V.; Victor, V. M. and Dave, A. K. (2005). Performance evaluation of multirack type domestic solar dryer for chilli drying. J. Agril. Issues Vol. 10 (2): 69-72.

Rawat, S. N.; Jogdand, S. V.; Victor, V. M. and Dave, A. K. (2005). Development and testing of yoke for bullocks of Chhattisgarh region. J. Agril. Issues Vol. 10 (1): 69-73.

Victor, V. M.; Swarnkar, A. K. and Nandeha, K. L. (2004). Efficacy of different bullock drawn intercultural implements biasi system of rainfed rice cultivation. J. Agril. Issues Vol. 9 (1&2): 83-86.

Victor, V. M. and Verma, A. (2003). Design and and development of power operated rotary weeder for wetland rice. AMA (Agricultural Mechanization in Asia, Africa and Latin America) Vol. 34. No. 4 2003.

Victor, V. M.; Nath, S. and Verma, A. (2001). Anthropometric survey of Chhattisgarh farm workers to approach ergonomics in agricultural machinery design. Applied Ergonomics, 33, 579 – 581.

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

3 weeks Training on “Advances in Biomass Utilization for Electricity Generation” at CIAE, Bhopal

3 days training on “Operation, repair and maintenance of CIAE animal loading car” at CIAE, Bhopal

Training Course on ‘C’ language