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Operation Management Committee of

Turbine Testing Laboratory

Department of Mechanical Engineering

School of Engineering

Kathmandu University

March 2018- February 2021


Operation Management Committee of the Turbine Testing Laboratory under Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Kathmandu University has been formed, as per decision of Executive Council of Kathmandu University, which is effective from 7th March 2018 and is valid for three years.

The guidelines for the Operation Management Committee (OMC) are as follows:

  • Making an annual budget for TTL and forward it to KU.
  • Delivering an annual report and an audited annual account of the activities associated under TTL.
  • Ensuring that the test rigs are developed and maintained according to international standards and advising for larger investments that have to be made in order to maintain the standards.
  • Ensuring the research outcomes reaches to the hydropower developers and manufacturers.
  • Ensuring thet the lab has a balanced use between education and long term research on one hand and commercial applications on the other hand.


Members of Operation Management Committee of Turbine Testing Laboratory

Damber Bdr. Nepali   Chairman

   Dr. Damber Bdr. Nepali
   Dean, School of Engineering
   Kathmandu University





  Faculty In- Charge and Member Secretary

  Dr. Biraj Singh Thapa

  Assistant Professor
  Department of Mechanical Engineering

  Kathmandu University

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Bhola Sir 2018


  Prof. Bhola Thapa
  Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  Registrar, Kathmandu University

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HARI 10  Member

  Dr. Hari Pd. Neopane

  Associate Professor, 
  HoD, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  Kathmandu University
TriRatna Sir


   Prof.  Tri Ratna Bajracharya
   Dean, Institute of Engineering
   Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IOE
   Tribhuvan University
Kulman 2018


  Mr. Kulman Ghising
  Managing Director
  Nepal Electricity Authority

Ole Gunnar Dahlhaug


  Prof. Ole Gunnar Dahlhaug
  Professor, Department of Energy and Process Engineering
  Norwegian University of Science & Technology (NTNU)

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