Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
P.O. Garia, Kolkata - 700084
033-24352638 (Residence)
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Ph.D. 2005 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (4)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Professor 2005 to 
Jadavpur University Reader 1993 to 
Jadavpur University Sr. Lecturer 1992 to 
Jadavpur University Lecturer 1985 to 
Industrial Experience (2)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
Heavy Engineering Corporation, Ranchi Junior Executive 1979 to 1985
Guest Keen Williams Ltd., Howrah, West Bengal Junior Management Staff (Graduate Engineer Trainee) 1977 to 1978
Field of Specialization
Courses Taught/Teaching
Teaching both at UG and PG levels
Guiding Masters degree and Ph. D. thesis
UG theoretical classes taught:Advanced Manufacturing, Machining Technology and Metrology,Industrial Management
Earlier taught: Manufacturing Processes, Materials & Processes
UG Sessional /Practical classes taught: Workshop Practice IV ( machine shop), Metrology Lab
Research Area
Teaching: around 29 years
Industrial: Around 7-8 years in the area of Inspection,Design & Development, Equipment Design, Mechanical Maintenance Shop( Spare parts manufacturing, repairing of mechanical components etc., Maintenance design
Conference Papers Published (11)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Machining performance optimization in Drilling of GFRP composites: A utility theory (UT) based approach International Conference on Control Computing Communication and Materials (ICCCCM-2016) 2016 Rajesh Kumar Verma, Pradip Kumar Pal, Bhaskar Chandra paper ID ICCM-2016-229-
Application of RSM based simulated annealing algorithm approach for minimization of surface roughness in cylindrical grinding using factorial design International Conference on Advanced Engineering Optimization through Intelligent Techniques 2013 third -305-309
Determining the effect of grinding parameters on surface roughness in traverse cut cylindrical grinding process using Taguchi method National Conference on Recent Trends in Manufacturing Science & Technology 2013 second -114-124
Selection of an optimal parametric condition for achieving better surface finish and minimum vibration in cylindrical grinding process International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering 2013 second -852-858
Investigation on surface roughness in cylindrical grinding International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies 2011 third 1315-1359-1364
Journal Papers Published (15)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Optimization of process parameters for flux cored arc welding of boiler quality steel using response surface methodology and grey based Taguchi methods International Journal - Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing - IJMMM 2016 Binoy Krishna Biswas, Pradip Kumar Pal & Asish Bandyopadhyay Vol. 4, No. 1-8-16
Parametric optimization of gas metal arc welding process by using grey based Taguchi method on AISI 409 ferritic stainless steel Technological engineering 2016 Nabendu Ghosh, Pradip Kumar Pal, Goutam Nandi Volume XIII, issue 1-10-14
Parametric optimization of MIG welding on 316L austenitic stainless steel by Taguchi method Archives of Material Science & Engineering 2016 Nabendu Ghosh, Pradip Kumar Pal, Goutam Nandi Vol. 79, issue 1 [DOI 10.5604/18972764.122 7660]-27-36
Modeling and optimization of machining parameters in cylindrical grinding process International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 2016 Ramesh Rudrapati, Pradip kumar Pal and Asish Bandyopadhyay Vol. 82-2167-2182
Parametric optimization of submerged arc welding of dissimilar mild steel and ferritic stainless steels using Taguchi method International Journal of Advances in Production and Mechanical Engineering 2016 Ramesh Rudrapati, R. Kumar, P.K. Pal, G. Nandi Vol. 2-31-35
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (0)
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Shri Ranjeet Kumar Study of some aspects of dissimilar welding of ferritic stainless steel to mild steel by submerged arc welding and process optimization 1916
Wasif Nafis Finite element simulation and process optimization of through transmission laser welding of nylon66 1916
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