पूर्वोत्तर क्षेत्रीय विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान   
North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology 
deemed-to-be-university under the Ministry of Education, Govt. of India
Nirjuli - 791109, Arunachal Pradesh 
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Dr. Tage Tapang

Assistant Professor

Farm Machinery and Power

e-mail: tt@nerist.ac.in, tagetapang@gmail.com
Phone: 0360 - 2257401-8 Extn. 6108
+91 98638 10608(M)

  • Professional Background
  • Honours and Awards
  • Educational Qualification
  • Administrative Background
  • Teaching Engagements
  • Projects and Thesis Supervised/ Currently Supervising
  • Participation in short term courses
  • Publications
From(Date of Joining) To Designation Organisation Nature of Association
6/10/2016 Continuing Assistant Professor NERIST Regular
8/02/2015 5/10/2016 Assistant Professor NERIST Contractual
Award Institute Year
MHRD GATE Scholarship for M. Tech.  IIT, Delhi 2012
National Eligibility Test ASRB (ICAR) 2016
Best Presentation Award (3rd position) SKUAST, AETDS 2023
Degree Subject University Year
M Tech Farm Machinery and Power NERIST 2014
Ph.D Agricultural Engineering NERIST 2023
From To Designation Organisation
6/2/2019 continuing Lab Incharge Farm Power Lab. NERIST 
18/7/2022 continuing Departmental MOOCs Coordinator NERIST
16/8/2023 continuing Member, State Academic Committee, NSCS ARUNACHAL PRADESH STATE COUNCIL FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
22/8/2023 continuing Hostel Warden HMC, NERIST
03/12/2023 continuing Badminton Incharge Gymkhana, NERIST
02/02/2024 continuing Anti-Ragging Counsellor HMC, NERIST
21/06/2024 continuing In-Charge Silver Jubilee Hall NERIST
Title Course Code Module
Introduction to tractor AE-2151 Base
Land Reclamation Machinery AE-2102 Base
Food Process Engineering AE-2105 Base
Farm equipment and Maintenance AE-2200 Base
Tractor Service Centre Management AE-2201 Base
Tractor Systems AE-2202 Base
Applied Mechanics ES-3101 Diploma
Engineering thermodynamics AE-3201 Diploma
IC Engine AE 4101 Diploma
Farm Power-I AE 4201 Diploma
Farm Machinery-I AE-4102 Diploma
Building Materials and Construction AE-4204 Diploma
Renewable Sources of Energy AE-5103 B. Tech.
Dynamics of tillage and traction AE-6013 B. Tech.
Testing of tractor and farm equipment AE-6005 B. Tech.
Tractor Systems and Performance AE 24101 B. Tech.
Tractor System Design-I FMP 7101 M. Tech.
Testing and evaluation of tractor and farm equipment FMP 7203 M. Tech.
1. Life Member of Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE)
Title of Project Degree Name of Students Year

Microcontroller based controlled irrigation system

Diploma Lalenkawli and Tolito Shohe 2017
Development of Auto Controlled greenhouse under hot and humid condition Diploma Sanjeev Chakravarty and Rimum Murtem  2018
Development of instrumentation system for varying the hitch height of tractor trailer combination Diploma Tadar Mamang, Richa Roy and Tarh Tariang  2019
Micro Controller Based Automation of Tractor Draw-bar Hitch point Diploma Ramesh Ruji and Rajkumar Dennis Singh  2020
Instrumentation System for Measuring Front Axle Load of Tractor Diploma Ihalung Herie and Tasso Tare  2020
3 dimensional analysis of centre of gravity of a 2WD tractor B Tech. Gaurav Kumar and Rahul Kumar Thakur  2018
Study of thermal insulation properties of coconut fibre B Tech. Emily PC Lalnunhlimi and Srijana Gurung  2019
Measurement of Dynamic load of front axle of 2WD tractor using strain gauge B Tech. Lalenkawli and Roshna Khawas  2019
Performance Evaluation of Plastic Mulching B Tech. Rimum Murtem and Rukna Sikom  2020

Evaluation of Draft on Tractor Trailer Combination Under Dynamic Condition During Transportation

B Tech. Pema Sonam Sherpa, Lairenmayum Imocha Meitei and Soram Samananda Singh 2021
Evaluation of wheel slip under dynamic condition and varying slope B Tech. Hojam Tamin, Tayar Tamut and Danies L Haokip 2021
Installation of DCV in Tractor for Varying Trailer Hitch Height B Tech. Megha Gurung, Sujit Hazarika and Ankur Borgohain 2021
Performance Evaluation of Tractor Mounted Disc Plough in Tilled and Untilled Soil B Tech.

Novjeet Raj Sah, Somipam Haorei and Chukhu Tadap

Investigation on Thermal Conductivity of Different Locally Available Materials for Construction of Mud Houses B Tech. Priyanka Ngangkham and Nongmaithem Umi Devi 2022
Investigation on the Effect of Temperature on the Biogas Production B Tech. L. Binita Chanu and Sh. Shivaranee Sharma 2023
Performance Evaluation of Solar Operated Sprayer B Tech. Ashreek Katoni and Ramesh Ruji 2023
Development and evaluation of thermal efficiency of coconut fibre insulated flatbed solar collector M Tech.

Khriezelhou Seyie 

Development of Prediction Models to Predict the Performance of Disc Plough M Tech. Pashin Khiamniungan 2022
Development of Push-Type Multipurpose Sprayer cum Weeder M Tech. Liponi Lotha Ovung 2022
To Investigate the Biogas Production from Cow Dung and Food Waste Under Anaerobic Mono and Co-digestion Process M Tech. Chetan Yumnam 2023
Ergonomic Evaluation of Manual and Solar Operated Sprayer M. Tech. Jinglila Sangtam 2023
Topic Scholar Name Status of PhD Registration Year
Courses or Conference Name Sponsored By Date
Cyber Physical System: Recent Trends and its Application to Health Systems AICTE 20 - 25 September 2021
Title Place Date
Fostering Health, Nutrition and Well-being Itanagar 23rd August 2023
1. Leadership and Team building in Academia (October 30 to 3 November, 2017)
2. Adaptation of Energy Efficient Agricultural Technologies for Climate Change Mitigation (June 4 to 24, 2018)
3. Impact of Climate Change on water Resources (October 14 to 25, 2019) 
4. National Level Training Programme on Disaster Management (February 27 to 29, 2020)
5. Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events (4 August, 2020)
6. Drudgery Reduction in Rice Cultivation Operations through Farm Mechanisation (11 September, 2020)
7. Energy Engineering (September 21 to 25, 2020)
8. Engine Combustion and Emission Diagnostics (October 5 to 9, 2020)
9. Post Harvest Management of Agricultural Produce Natural Calamities/Disaster (October 19 to 21, 2020)
10. Automation in Agricultural Mechanisation: An Overview (October 23, 2020)
11. Waste Technology (October 26 to 30, 2020)
12. Emerging Trends in Renewable Energy Technologies (November 16 to 20, 2020)
13. Advanced Engineering Optimization through Artificial Intelligence (July 12 to 17, 2021)
14. Recent Advances in Renewable Energy Technology (September 17 to 18, 2021)
15. Cyber Physical System: Recent trends and its application to health systems (September 20 to 25, 2021)
16. 8 Module MOOCs course (February 2022)
17. Machine Learning and Its Applications using Python (December 19 to 30, 2022)
18. Faculty Development Program on Disaster Management (February 22 to 24, 2023)
19. Farm Equipment for Plant Health Management (May 2 to 4, 2023)
20. Leadership & People Management (October 9 to 13, 2023)
21. Application of IoT in Agriculture (April 8 to 12, 2024)
  1. P.K. Pranav, T. Patel, M. Rathore, A J Sonowal, Tage Tapang and Subu Laji. (2012).  Computer Simulation for Haulage Performance of Power Tiller. International Journal of Computer Applications (0975-8887), Volume 58-No.5
  2. “Pranav P K, Tapang T, Pal A, Deb S K”, (2015). “Importance of automatic variable single hitch point for 2WD tractors - A theoretical analysis”, “ Engineering in Agriculture, Environment and Food ”, “ ISSN: 1881-8366”, “10.1016/j.eaef.2015.03.005”.
  3. D. Jhajharia, P.K. Pandey, T. Tapang, S. Laji, K. Dahal, R.R. Choudhary, Rohitashw Kumar (2018). Trends in Sunshine Duration in Humid Climate of Northeast India: A case study. Urban Ecology, Water Quality and Climate Change pp 181-191.
  4. Performance evaluation of variable hitch height during haulage by 2WD tractor, 53rd Annual Convention of Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE) and International Symposium on Engineering Technologies for Precision and Climate Smart Agriculture, Pg. no. 190, ISAE-2019/FMP/PFICT-08.
  5. B.S.K. Chhetry, T. Tapang and P.K. Pranav (2019). Effect of Hitch Height on Wheel Slip and Stability of 2WD Tractor. Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Computers and Management Skills (ICCM) 2019.
  6. Tapang, T., Chhetry, B. S. K. and Pranav, P. K. (2022). Effect of hitch height on traction and longitudinal stability during haulage operation using 2WD tractor. International Journal of Agricultural Technology 2022Vol. 18(5):2293-2306
  7. Effect of automated variable single point trailer hitch system for 2WD tractors. 5th International Conference on “Climate Change and Its Impact (CCI 2023)” June 9-11, 2023. ISBN 978-93-5396-006-3