Dr. Singh is currently Adjunct Faculty at Plaksha, and G. K. Devarajulu Chair Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at IIT Bombay.
His research interests are laser additive manufacturing, ultra-high speed micromachining, super-finishing, and finite element simulation of manufacturing processes. He is actively involved in the design and development of special purpose machines for Indian industry and strategic sector.
He has very an active association with Indian industry, such as Ceat Tyres, Axis Microtools, PCI, KGK Diamonds, Bharat Forge, L&T, Aditya Birla Science and Technology Company, Jay Chemicals, and various ordnance factories. He received his PhD from Georgia Institute of Technology.
He has published over 180 international journal and peer-reviewed conference papers. He has filed/received six patents for product development. He has guided 16 PhDs and over 70 Masters students.
He is the recipient of the prestigious Swarnajayanti Fellowship in Engineering Sciences in 2015 and SME/North American Manufacturing Research Institute outstanding paper award in 2016. He is the Associate Editor of the Transactions of IISE and serves on the Editorial Boards of Nature Scientific Reports, JMST Advances and International Journal of Precision Technology. He is a member of various international and national committees and the Chair of the 4th World Congress on Micro Nano Manufacturing (WCMNM)- 2021.