Dr. Hukum Singh, Professor of Mathematics, Head Division of Education Kits and Dean (Academic), NIE, N.C.E.R.T., New Delhi-110016.
M.Sc. (Mathematics) – Gorakhpur University; D. Phil – Allahabad University; P.G., Ph.D. – Budapest University, Hungary; C.Sc. – Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary; D.Sc. – Avadh University, Faizabad.
Major Programmes handled in NCERT: Development of syllabus in mathematics at various stages of school education, Development of textbooks in Mathematics at varioius stages of school education, Development of Training materials & Problem books, Development of Teacher Guide in Mathematics at Higher Secondary Stage, Development of handbook for designing mathematics laboratory in schools. Development of laboratory manuals in mathematics at elementary, secondary and higher secondary stages. Development of exemplar problems in Mathematics at Upper Primary, secondary and higher secondary stages, Development of text-book on Pedagogy of mathematics for two year B.Ed. course. Establishment of Maths laboratories in NCERT and in various schools and colleges in the country.
International Experiences: Availed Government of India Scholarship at Budapest Hungary during 1981-1986 and participated in twelve international Conferences in Mathematics in Hungary, Germany, Italy, Japan, etc. Participated in international Congress on Mathematics in Japan.
Publication: Published several research papers, articles, abstracts in field of Finsler geometry Riemannian manifolds, lorentzian manifolds, Lie groups/Lie algebras, Action of Lie group on Riemannian manifolds, History of Mathematics in National and international Journals, Published papers on Geometry and its application.
Other Important Contributions: Delivered invited lectures/presented papers in Tata Institutes of Fundamental Research, Bombay; IIT Madras, IIT Kanpur Punjab University, Chandigarh; Yadavpur University, Kolkata; Lucknow University; Vishwabharti University; Shantiniketan; Jamia Milia Islamia University; Delhi University; Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak, Haryana; Ranchi University, Uttarakhand; Aligarh Muslim University etc. Delivered lecture of Vedic Mathematics, Conceptual errors in Mathematics, History of Mathematics and application of Mathematics.
Membership : Indian Mathematical : Indian Mathematical Society; Indian Science Congress etc.