Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Office:
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Jadavpur University,
Kolkata 700032.
Residence:
DB 67 Sector I,
Salt Lake City,
Kolkata 700064.
PH:+919830142827(M), (033) 2414 2660(O), (033) 2337-3289 (R)
Fax:+91 33 2414 6890
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Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 1999 I. I. T. Kanpur
MBA 1989 I.I.M. (Calcutta)
M.Tech 1985 University Of Akron, Ohio, USA.
B.E. 1981 Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

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

Jadavpur University Professor 2007 to Continue
Jadavpur University Reader 1999 to 2007
Jadavpur University Senior Lecturer 1997 to 1999
Jadavpur University Lecturer 1990 to 1997
Industrial Experience (3)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
 
Stone India Ltd. Production Controller 1985 to 1990
Stone India Ltd. Production Controller 1985 to 1989
Stone India Ltd. Assistant planning Engineer 1981 to 1982
Field of Specialization
CAD
Dynamics and Vibration
Automobile Engineering
Machine Design
Courses Taught/Teaching
Machine Design
Kinematics of Machines
CAD
Advanced Kinematics and Robotics
Vehicle Dynamics
Automotive Chasis and Transmission
Research Area
1. Non-linear Vibration of MEMS and Other Structures
2. Virtual Manufacturing
3. Rapid Prototyping
Experience
Teaching Experience of 21 years
Industrial Experience of 6 years in middle management cadre
Conference Papers Published (52)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Piezoelectric energy harvester using torsional vibration Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Mechanical Engineering(INCOM18) 2018 Sengupta, A. and Pohit G. -
Crack detection by vibration experiment data using cascade Neuro-GA hybrid technique Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Mechanical Engineering(INCOM18) 2018 Banerjee A., Pohit G. -
Active suspension system for nonlinear half car model Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Mechanical Engineering(INCOM18) 2018 Barethiye V., Pohit G., Mitra A. -
Influence of higher order harmonics on nonlinear forced vibration of Timoshenko beams Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Mechanical Engineering(INCOM18) 2018 Panigrahi B., Pohit G. -
Application of Magnetorheological (MR) Damper for Automotive Suspension System 1st International and 18th ISME Conference (ISME 18) 2017 Barethiye, V. M., Pohit G. and Mitra A. -
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Journal Papers Published (46)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Study of non-linear dynamic behaviour of open cracked functionally graded Timoshenko beam under forced excitation using harmonic balance method in conjunction with an iterative technique Applied mathematical Modeling 2018 Panigrahi, B. and Pohit, G. 57-248-267
Stability, Bifurcation and Chaos of a Traveling viscoelastic Beam tuned to 3:1 Internal Resonance and subjected to Parametric Excitation International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos 2017 Sahoo, Bamadev, Panda, L.N. and Pohit, G. Vol. 27, No. 2-1-20
Effect of cracks on nonlinear flexural vibration of rotating Timoshenko functionally graded material beam having large amplitude motion Proc IMechE Part C: J Mechanical Engineering Science 2017 Panigrahi, Brajesh and Pohit, G. DOI: 10.1177/0954406217694213-
Vibration Analysis and Prediction Natural Frequencies of Cracked Timoshenko Beam by Two Optimization Techniques - Cascade ANN and ANFIS Materials Today: Proceedings 4 2017 Banerjee A., Pohit, G., and Panigrahi B. -9909-9913
Analysis of a quarter car suspension system based on nonlinear shock absorber damping models International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering 2017 Barethiye, V. M., Pohit G. and Mitra A. Volume 14, Issue 3-4401-4418
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Books Published (1)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Machine Drawing with AutoCAD, Pages 480. Pearson Education (Singapore) Pte Ltd., Indian Branch, Delhi. 2005 First Author
Awards(3)
Awarded By Award Name Year

AICTE project Analysis & Visualisation of Mechanisms & Machines A Grade EXCELLENT 2004
University of Akron, Ohio, USA., Teaching Assistantship,1983 to1985. 1983
West Bengal Board of Secondary Education National Scholarship Scheme Merit Certificate, 1976
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (9)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Pankaj charan Jena Diagnosis of faults in beam type structure using vibration parameters and AI techniques Complete 2016
Bamadev Sahoo Nonlinear dynamics of Travelling beam with Internal resonance Complete 2016
Saikat Chaterjee Modeling and simulation of static and dynamic behaviour of cantilever based electrostatically actuated MEMS devices None Complete 2011
Kaushik Kumar Application of virtual manufacturing technique to various gear generation methods and its validation using rapid prototype technique None Complete 2010
Sourabh Kumar Das Dynamic characteristics of rotating beam Pratap Chandra Roy Complete 2007
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M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (14)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Amrita Sengupta Phezoelectric energy harvester using torsional vibration 2017
AYAN MALLICK Macpherson Suspension System: Comparative Study in Adams and Simulink and Its Ride Quality Analysis 2016
Brajesh Kumar Panigrahi Dynamic analysis of cracked Timoshenko beam having geometric non-linearity None 2013
Gunjan Dutta Optimization of the crankshaft based on finite element analysis approach None 2012
Amit Banerjee Detection of Crack in Cantilever Beam Like Structure using ANN and Wavelet Transform None 2012
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Project Works (2)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Time domain characterization of hydraulic control components Co-Investigator AICTE 5 2 Years 2001 to 2003 Complete
Analysis & Visualisation of kinematics of different Mechanisms & Machines Principle Investigator AICTE 6 3 years 2001 to 2004 Complete
Patents (1)
Patent Name Year

VIRTUAL MANUFACTURING : Reg. No. L-30685 / 2008 2008
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (2)
 
Title Organised By Venue Year

Invited talk to the Faculty of School of Mechanical Engineering KIIT University 2015
Invited Lecture on Helicopter Dynamics Two-day Workshop on Mechanics, TEQIP-JU sponsored Programme Dept. Of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 2005
Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

National Conference on Nano-Science and Technology Centre for Nano-Science and Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata. Seminar Hall, Dept. of Mech. Engg. 2005
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (4)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

11th International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP-2013) Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal. 2013 Paper Presentation
8th International Conference on Mechanical Engineering, BUET BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 2009 paper Presentation
8th International Conference on Vibration Problems BESU. India. 2007 Paper Presentation
1st Afro-Asian Conference on Advanced Materials Science and Technology (AMSAT 06) Cairo, Egypt 2005 Paper Presentation
Session chaired (1)
 
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

3rd International Eurasian Conference on Mathematical Sciences and Applications 2014 (IECMSA 2014) APPLIED MATHEMATICS Turkish World Mathematics Society, Sakarya University, Department of Mathematics, Sakarya / TURKEY. Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Wien, Austria. 2014
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Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (4)

Other Academic Distinctions


Post Doctoral Research at the Engineering Science and Mechanics Department, Virginia Tech Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, USA under Prof. Romesh C. Batra.


Member, National Screening Committee for the 2011-2012 Fulbright-Nehru Senior Research Fellowships, United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF).
Editorial Board member

GSTF Journal of Engineering Technology,
Global Science and Technology Forum, 10 Anson Road, International Plaza, # 1404, Singapore 079903.


Member, Review Panel

Journal of Sensors and Actuators A: Physical
Journal of Sound and Vibration
Journal of Material and Design
International Journal of Mechanical Science
Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures
Journal of the Franklin Institute
World Applied Sciences Journal
Structural Engineering and Mechanics
Int J of Advanced Manufacturing Technology
Organising Secretary

National Conference on Nano-Science and Technology, January 21, 2005.
Organised by Centre for Nano-Science and Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
Course Co-ordinator

1. Three months (evening) course on "Computer Aided Design in Engineering".
for professional engineers jointly organised by M.E. Dept and IIPC, J.U.
(a) During March - June, 2002
(b) During February - May, 2003

2. UGC - ASC refresher Course on "Computer Aided Design in Engineering".
Duration : 23rd December 2002 - 11th January 2003.