Dr. Padmakar J. Pawar is a Professor and Head of Department of Production Engineering at K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education and Research, Nashik, Maharashtra (India). He has 24 years of experience of teaching and Research. He did his Ph. D. From SVNIT, Surat in Mechanical Engineering. To has credit he has more than 100 publications in International Journals of repute and conference proceedings. He has also published a book on "Evolutionary Computations for Manufacturing' published by Studium Press USA. He has delivered several expert talks at faculty development workshops organized by leading government organizations in India including SVNIT Surat, NIT Agartala, JNTU Hyderbad and also at research organization such as BARC Mumbai, ISRO, Ahmadabad etc.