Professor, Department of MBA
Welding Technology Centre, Metallurgical and Material Engineering Department, Jadavpur University,Kolkata-700032
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Curriculum Vita


Ph.D. 1987 IIT, Kharagpur
M.Tech 1978 NIT, Durgapur
B.E. 1975 NIT, Durgapur

Teaching Experience (0)
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Welding Characteristics including fatigue & fracture of different similar and dissimilar metals and alloy. Development of coated electrodes for special steel and Austempered ductile iron (ADI).
Courses Taught/Teaching
A.Undergraduate Students

1.Metal working Processes
2.Metal joining and Powder Metallurgy

1.Mechanical Testing Laboratory
2.Physical Metallurgy-I Laboratory
3.Material Processing Laboratory

B.Post Graduate Students

1.Joining of Materials

1.Material Processing Laboratory
Research Area
Teaching: 32 years
Research: 33 years
Conference Papers Published (1)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Joining of 6061 Al-15 wt.% SiCp Composite Using Transient Liquid Phase Diffusion Bonding Technique With Mixed Ag-Cu Interlayer National Welding Seminar (NWS 2016) 2016 Pallab Roy, Tapan Kumar Pal, Joydeep Maity -
Journal Papers Published (14)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Transient Liquid Phase Diffusion Bonding of 6061 Al-15 wt.% SiCp Composite Using Mixed Cu-Ag Powder Interlayer Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance 2016 Pallab Roy, Tapan Kumar Pal, Joydeep Maity Vol. 25, No. 8-3518-3530
High-cycle fatigue behavior of MIG brazed galvanized DP600 steel sheet joint-effect of process parameters International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 2016 S. Basak, T. K. Pal & M. Shome DOI: 10.1007/s00170-015-7451-1-1197-1211
Characterization of intermetallics in pulsed MIG brazed aluminum to zinc coated interstitial free steel joint for automotive application Materials Characterization [SCI journal] 2016 S. Basak, H. Das, T. K. Pal & M. Shome DOI: 10.1016/j.matchar.2015.12.030-229-237
Evaluation of Correlations between DP-GMAW Process Parameters and BeadGeometry Welding Journal 2015 Mainak Sen, Manidipto Mukherjee and Tapan Kumar Pal 94(8)-265s-279s
Influence of Gas Mixtures in GMAW of Modified 409M Ferritic Stainless Steel Welding Journal 2015 M. Mukherjee, J. Saha, P. Kanjilal, T.K. Pal and S. Sisodia 94(4)-101s-114s
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

The Indian Institute of Welding Keith Hartley Memorial Award 2011
The Indian Institute of Welding Associate Engineer Award 2011
The Indian Institute of Welding Eutectic Award 2001
The Indian Institute of Welding First Minati Bhattachrya Award 1999
Best Technical Research Paper 1990
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (9)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Tapan Sarkar Development and characterization of coated electrode introducing nano particles compatible to austempered ductile iron (ADI) Ongoing 2015
Manidipto mukherjee Development of suitable GMAW procedure for high performance weld joints of Modified ferritic and Low nickel austenitic stainless steel Ongoing
Pallab Roy Transient liquid phase diffusion bonding of aluminium based metal matrix composites Ongoing
Pritish Banerjee Fatigue behavior analysis of spot welded and weld bonded high strength and advanced high strength steel sheet joints Ongoing
Debkumar Adak Comparative study on friction stir welded and gas metal arc welded dissimilar aluminium alloy joining for marine application Ongoing
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (10)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Study on Friction stir welding of aluminium alloy to zinc coated steel sheet CSIR, New Delhi 17.48 2011 to 2013 Ongoing
Development of suitable gas metal arc welding (GMAW) procedure for high performance weld joints of modified ferritic stainless steel and low-nickel austenitic stainless steel Ministry of Steel and Titagarh wagons Ltd. 79.86 2012 to 2015 Ongoing
Development of coated electrode introducing nano-particles for welding/repair welding of Austempered Ductile iron DST, New Delhi 24.91 2013 to 2016 Ongoing
Friction Stir Welding of Aluminium to Zinc coated Steel sheet Lap joints-by Hrishikesh Das. 2010 to 2011 Complete
Evaluation of microstructure and properties of Gas-Metal Arc welded Ferritic-Martensitic stainless steel under different mode of metal transfer-by Manidipto Mukherjee. 2010 to 2011 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (10)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Quality control measures in weldin National Test House 2013
Welding Metallurgy Alstom India Limited 2013
Welding Metallurgy NIT Silchar 2013
Welding Metallurgy The Indian Institute of Welding 2013
Trends in welding technology for automotive industry The Indian Institute of Welding 2013
Membership Of Learned Societies (4)

1. Life fellow of The Indian Institute of Welding.
2. Life member of The Indian Institute of Metals.
3. Life members of The Indian Institute of Non-Destructive Testing.
4. Life member of The Institution of Engineers (India).
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (0)
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (0)
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (5)

Member of Technical Committee 2nd Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE 2013).
Chief-Editor, Indian Welding Journal (IWJ) from 2012 to till now.
Member, Publication Committee, The Indian Institute of Metal (IIM).
Chairman, IIW Kolkata Branch, 2000-2001.
Controller of AMIIW examination for about eight years.