Dr Arvind Singh Bisht holds a PhD degree from National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. He has completed his MTech in Thermal Engineering and BTech in Mechanical Engineering. He was a research intern at Farm Machinery Department, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics ICRISAT Hyderabad (An United Nation Research Institute). He has two years of teaching experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering and Energy Engineering and taught various subjects like heat & mass transfer, refrigeration and air conditioning, thermodynamics, IC engine, operation research, solar thermal, and energy conservation. His area of interest is solar thermal, solar passive architecture, biomass gasification, energy & climate change concerns, energy economics, energy efficiency & management, and energy planning & Policy.