Dr. R. C. Singh has a rich experience of over 30 years in teaching and research, including over 13 years as a Professor of Physics. Presently, Dr. Singh is a Professor of Physics and in addition to that he is also Controller of Examination of Sharda University, Greater Noida (UP). Dr. Singh obtained his Ph.D. degree from Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi in theoretical Condensed Matter Physics. He obtained his B.Sc. (Hons.) and M.Sc. degrees in Physics also from Banaras Hindu University. Dr. Singh has published more than 45 research papers and book chapters in peer-reviewed international journals and conference proceedings. He has authored 01 book and co-edited 02 books (Publishers: World Scientific and CRC Press) and 08 conference proceedings. His area of research interest includes study of phase transitions in molecular liquids using density-functional theory; time-series analysis; wavelet analysis; and biometric applications. Four research students have obtained their doctorate under his guidance and 05 research fellows are carrying out their research work under his guidance. Dr. Singh is a reviewer of several international journals and has attended many national and international Conferences, Seminars, Workshops and Short-Term courses. He has also organized International Conferences in New Delhi, India (2010), Bangkok, Thailand (2016), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2017), Bali, Indonesia (2018) Sharda University, India (2019), Phuket, Thailand (2019), online (2020), online in association with SEAMEO-RECSAM, Penang, Malaysia (2021) and International Symposium in Sharda University, India (2018). Dr. Singh has successfully completed three Research Projects sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology (Govt. of India), New Delhi. Eight patents from Dr. Singh have so far been published along with his collaborators.
Dr. Singh has extensively travelled to many countries for delivering talks, research and promoting Indian education abroad. Some notable visits include a short tenure at The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), (Italy); Technical University of Munich (Germany); Fraunhofer Institute (Germany); University of Kaiserslautern (Germany); University of Osnabrueck (Germany); Doppler Institute of Mathematical Physics, Prague (Czech Republic); Instanbul Aydin University (Turkey); University of British Columbia, Vancouver (Canada); Homerton College, Cambridge (UK) and Cambridge University (UK). While on his tours for research and academic discussions, Dr. Singh has also used these opportunities to build collaborative arrangements with Institutions abroad and his University in India. His focus on multi-lateral exchange of ideas and collaboration in research has paid rich dividends in terms of reputed Scientists visiting India and Indian students joining international teams in pioneering areas of basic research.
Dr. Singh has been awarded Research Associateship (1997) by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi, and Short-Term Visitor status (2011) in The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy. He was conferred the “Bharat Vidya Shiromani Award” (2015) by the International Institute of Education and Management, New Delhi, and the “Pride of International Education Excellence Award” (2015) which was presented during Indo-Nepal Friendship Summit in Kathmandu by the Intellectual People and Economic Growth Association, New Delhi. He is also recipient of the “Star of Asia Award” (2015) by International Business Council, New Delhi and the Global Achievers Foundation, New Delhi conferred on him "Bharat Vibhushan Samman Puraskar" (2015) which was presented by Honble Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Shri Harish Rawat at Dehradun. National & International Compendium, New Delhi presented "Lifetime Achievement Award" (2015) to Dr. Singh for his contribution in the field of education and Indian Journalist Compendium, New Delhi conferred on him “Intellectual Quality Excellence Award” (2017) and Shree Narayan Sanskritik Chetna Nyas, Noida (UP) conferred on him “Dronacharya Award” (2018). The Marquis Whos Who, USA has selected Dr. Singh for “Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award” (2017) and “Lifetime Achievement Award” (2019). Recently, VDGOOD Professional Association, India conferred on him “Lifetime Achievement Award” (2020).
Administrative experience of Dr. Singh has been diverse. He was the Head of the Department of Applied Sciences, Chief Hostel Warden, Chief Proctor, Dean Students Welfare, Dean Academics, Founder Controller of Examinations of Sharda University, Director Academics, Director of Engineering Institutions, Director of Internal Quality Assurance Cell, Dean of School of Basic Sciences and Research and Library Advisor during 1997-2022.