Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
E-6, Teachers’ Quarters, Jadavpur University Campus, Jadavpur, Kolkata – 700032.
PH:2414-6908 (R)
Fax:2414 -6890 (O)
Web Address:
Curriculum Vita


M.E. 1989 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1982 Jadavpur University

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

Jadavpur University, Mechanical Engineering Department Associate Professor 2010 to 2015
Jadavpur University, Mechanical Engineering Department Reader 1998 to 2010
Jadavpur University, Mechanical Engineering Department Senior Lecturer 1994 to 1998
Jadavpur University, Mechanical Engineering Department Lecturer 1987 to 1994
Industrial Experience (4)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
3. Andrew Yule and Co. Ltd., Industrial Fan Division, Kalyani Design Engineer 1983 to 1987
4. Andrew Yule and Co. Ltd., Industrial Fan Division, Kalyani Assistant Manager, Design 1987 to 1987
1. Hindustan Motors Ltd., Uttarpara Graduate Engg. Trainee 1982 to 1982
2. National Thermal Power Corporation Executive Trainee 1982 to 1982
Field of Specialization
Machine Design
* Vibration Control
* Machine Dynamics
Courses Taught/Teaching
Under Graduate level:
* Descriptive Geometry
* Machine Design and Drawing
* Kinematics of Machines
* Design of Machine Elements
* Machine Design
* Elective – CAD
* Machine Elements Laboratory
* Colloquium

Post Graduate level:
* Stress and deformation analysis
* Theory of plates and shells
* Design of Structural Elements
* Computer Aided Design
* Sessional work
* Seminar

Research Area
1. Dynamic stability of structures
2. Nonlinear vibration of structural elements
3. Dynamic analysis in elasto-plastic regime
Teaching Experience
28 years
Industrial Experience
5 years
Conference Papers Published (41)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Large amplitude dynamic analysis of stiffened plates with free edges International Conference on Convergence Of Science & Engineering In Education And Research, Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA 2010 Third Author -
Large deflection static analysis of stiffened plates through energy method Int. Conf. on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, SVNIT, Surat, India 2010 Third Author -
Large amplitude forced vibration study of crossbeam system through a static analysis Int. Conf. on Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, Mangalore, India 2010 Third Author -
A numerical method for forced vibration study of stiffened plates through a static analysis International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering, NI University, Kumaracoil, Nagercoil , Tamilnadu, INDIA 2010 Third Author -
Free and forced vibration experiments on a crossbeam system Int. Conf. on Mechanical Engineering, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2009 Third Author -
Journal Papers Published (20)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Free vibration analysis of rotating annular disk under uniform pressure loading Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science 2010 Third Author 223-615-634
A parametric study on the growth of yield front in rotating annular disks International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology 2009 Third Author 1-190-205
A variational analysis for large deflection of skew plates under uniformly distributed load through domain mapping technique International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology 2009 Third Author 1-16-32
An experimental study on transverse vibration of taper bars in elasto-plastic regime Journal of Sound and Vibration 2009 Third Author 324-74-90
Elastic-plastic adhesive contact of rough surfaces using n-point asperity model Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 2009 Third Author 42-065302 (13pp)
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Bayer Healthcare LLC, USA Hemophilia Caregivers Education Award 2006
Ministry of Education Certificate of merit for securing high rank in the secondary examination 1976
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (4)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Priyambada Nayak Effect of Thermal Loading on Post Elastic Behaviour of Rotating Disk Ongoing 2013
Anirban Mitra Investigation on large displacement static and dynamic behaviour of stiffened plates in elastic and post-elastic regime Prasanta Sahoo Complete 2008
Debabrata Das Large amplitude free and forced vibration analysis of various structural elements in elastic and post-elastic regime Prasanta Sahoo Complete 2007
Shubhankar Bhowmick Investigation of axisymmetric structural elements in the post-elastic regime Complete 2005
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (12)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Priyambada Nayak Numerical analysis of rotating disk under thermo-mechanical loading 2013
Dipendra Kumar Roy Experimental and theoretical analysis on some non-linear problem in solid mechanics : large defomation of cantilever beam and post elastic state of pressure vessel 2012
Anirban Mitra Adhesive contact of rough surfaces Prasanta Sahoo 2008
Dipankar Adhikary Finite element contact of solids: effect of strain hardening Prasanta Sahoo 2008
Debabrata Das Towards analysis of contact problems through semi-analytical approach Prasanta Sahoo 2007
Project Works (1)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Experimental study on structural response under in-plane dynamic load Principal Investigator All India Council for Technical Education 800000 2 years 1999 to 2001 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (2)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Theory of Elasticity UGC-ASC Refresher Course on Fracture, Fatigue and Structural Integrity Mechanical Engineering Dept., Jadavpur University, Kolkata - 700032 2007
Design of sliding and rolling contact bearings UGC-ASC Refresher Course on Recent Advances in Tribology Mechanical Engineering Dept., Jadavpur University, Kolkata - 700032 2004
Membership Of Learned Societies (1)

Fellow, The Institution of Engineers (India)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

3 months (evening) course on Computer Aided Design in Engineering jointly organised by M.E.Dept, and IIPC, J.U. Mechanical Engineering Dept., Jadavpur University, Kolkata - 700032 2002
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (7)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

World Congress on Hemophilia World Federation of Hemophilia Istanbul, Turkey 2008 Poster presentation
First Afro-Asian Conference on. Advanced Materials Science and Technology Cairo, Egypt Cairo, Egypt 2006 Paper presentation
International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation IIT, Kanpur, India Kanpur, India 2004 Paper presentation
International Conference on Structure, Processing and Properties of Materials BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh 2004 Paper presentation
46th Congress of ISTAM REC, Hamirpur, India Hamirpur, India 2001 Paper presentation
Session chaired (1)
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

National Conference on Computer Aided Modelling and Simulation in Computational Mechanics Computer integrated manufacturing and automation Mechanical Engineering Department North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST) Nirjuli-791109, Arunachal Pradesh, India. 2009
Back To Top
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (13)
Work Title Organization Name Amount Year

Value Engineering of VFBD Tea Dryer Kilburn Engg. Ltd. 800000 2010
Calibration of Orifice Plates WPIL Ltd. 40000 2006
Validation of gear box design calculations Premium Gears 10000 2006
F.E.M. analysis of high pressure accumulator under shock Usha Telehoist 70000 2005
Design of Pollution control system in a lead-acid battery plant Krishi Supply Agency, Haldia 150000 2004
Other Notable Activities (4)

Acted as honorary executive committee member of the Hemophilia Society, Calcutta Chapter (HSCC), an NGO working for the treatment and rehabilitation of Hemophilia patients, for the period from 1998 to 2010.

Some relevant projects and activities:
* Implemented Save One Life project for 20 beneficiaries, sponsor : SOL Inc., USA, as team member.
* Principal Investigator of Bayer project of 10000 USD on Development of hemophilia database management systems and their implementation in hemophilia management
* Represented eastern Regional Committee of Hemophilia Federation India for four years, 2003-2007.

Books and journals reviewed:
i) Reviewed technical paper for International journal of acoustics and vibration (IJAV), 2005.
ii) Reviewed textbook chapters on Machine design for Pearson Education India, 2007.
iii) Reviewed technical paper for journal of sound and vibration (JSV), 2010.