M. I. T., Pune
- The monumental work of
the most famous and well reputed educational
Institution like “MAHARASHTRA INSTITUTE
OF TECHNOLOGY”, Pune is an outcome of his vision and untiring efforts
which he has put in during the last two decades.
- MAEER’S MIT PUNE JOURNAL
- is published with a view to encourage Indian
Scholars and thinkers to contribute original treatises or articles of topical
interest and to patronise and held the research minded community, especially the
talented and young budding scientists to actualise their creativity. It will
prompt our academics, scholars, teachers, heads of technical institutions,
universities and post - graduate teaching and research schools to contribute
original articles, notes and even news and reviews for publication.
- His deep involvement in world religions - interfaith as the pioneer to
create a beautiful surrounding and a healthy environment with a view to
enhancing the spiritual values of SANT
DNYANESHWAR at his SANJEEVAN SAMADHI located in ALANDI near PUNE, is an example of the
challenge he has taken with a missionary zeal and it is only the question of
time for him to accomplish this task successfully with the blessings from the
IN RESEARCH PROJECTS COMPLETED
|Dr. Karad is more known as a devoted teacher and has worked as a guide at
the Graduate and for Master’s Degree in Engineering. A number of Research
Projects were completed under his guidance.
The following are the few of the engineering projects in addition to his
contributions in the field of education, social sciences, humanities, peace
studies, peace promotion, social, cultural and ethical programmes organised
by him. :
Study of Pre-Ignition Phenomenon in Internal Combustion Engine.
Duel Fuel Engine
and its performance.
“Noise-Control” and study of “Silencers”.
Utilisation of Exhaust Gas Energy for Cooling of Diesel Engine by using
“93 Octane Fuel”.
Use of LPG as Fuel for the
I. C. Engine.
Study of Air Pollution and its Control.
SOCIAL, AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
- For the last 25 years,
Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad is continuously engaged in the
promotion of educational activities, social and
cultural work, culture of peace programmes,
environmental and pollution control projects etc.
Dr. Karad firmly
believes that the PEACE would be established in this
world through the valued based “Universal Education System” and hence to start with, he
organised two National Debates on “Indian
Education System - Need for Change” one at
Pune during 18th to 19th April, 1993 and the another
at Bangalore during 21st to 22nd November, 1993.
Dr. Karad was the President of the Reception Committee
of the “69th Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Sammelan” which was held
at Alandi during 1st to 4th February, 1996 to
commemorate the 700th Anniversary
Sanjeevan Samadhi of Great
and Literature of
Maharashtra Saint Shree
Smt.Lata Mangeshkar - the Melody Queen of India
inaugurated the historic sammelan and the great
Marathi Poetess Smt. Shantabai Shelke presided over
Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad
organised two “World
Meet”, with the help and support of
the concerned organisations, the first “World
Philosophers Meet’96 - A
Philosophy” was held on the
beautiful campus of MAEER’s MIT, Pune from 24th to 30th November, 1996. The Second “World
’98 - Second
Philosophy” was held at Geneva from
18th to 21st August, 1998 with the sponsorship of
UNESCO, Paris and Co-sponsorship of Indian National
Commission for Co-operation with UNESCO, Government of
India and Swiss National Commission for UNESCO.
Dr. Karad was the Chairman for both the Meets
of the Organising Committee.
The fruitful outcome of
the first “World
Meet’ 96 - A
Philosophy ” was the establishment
Dr. Karad is the Executive President of the
Lecture Series were organised in the month of
November, 1996 and 1997.
One of the important
recommendations and outcome of the “World Philosophers Meet’96 - A Parliament of Science, Religion and
Philosophy” was to establish a World
at Alandi near Pune. The Foundation Stone of the Center was laid on 1st December,
1996 at the hands of Mrs. Francine Fournier, Assistant
Director-General for Social and Human Sciences,
UNESCO, Paris, Mr. Claes Nobel, His Holiness
Dnyaneshwar Mauli Uttareshwar Pimpri, Maulana
Wahiduddin Khan and others.