Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Jadavpur University
West Bengal(India)
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Ph.D. 2015 Jadavpur University
M.E. 2006 Bengal Engg. & Sc. University(Formerly B. E. College, Shibpur)
B.E. 2003 Jalpaiguri Govt. Engg. College(University of North Bengal)

Teaching Experience (2)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Associate Professor 2018 to Till Date
Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2008 to 2018
Industrial Experience (1)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
West Bengal Power Development Corp. Control Engineer 2006 to 2008
Field of Specialization
Thermal Engineering
Courses Taught/Teaching
1.Engineering Thermodynamics
2.Steam Power Plant
3.Prime Movers for Electrical Systems
4. Refrigeration and Air-conditioning
Research Area
1.Heat transfer for flow through channels
2.Fuel Cells
3.Modeling of Solidification Process for Semi-Solid Processing
More than 11 years of teaching experience
Conference Papers Published (3)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

A Study on Metal Drawing Process of A356 Alloy in Semisolid State ICAMM 2016 Paper presented e-ISBN: 978-93-86256-19-5-
Rheological Behaviour of Semisolid Alloy Slurry – an Overview 61st Indian Foundry Congress 2013 Paper Presented -
Studies on Transport Phenomena during Continuous Casting of an Al-Alloy in Presence of Electromagnetic Stirring ICASP3 2011 2011 First Author -
Journal Papers Published (12)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Studies on Fluid Flow Through an Elliptical Microchannel of Different Aspect Ratios Advances in Materials, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Springer 2019 -571-588
A Study on Bar Drawing Process of A356 Alloy in Semisolid State Solid State Phenomena 2019 285-318-325
Numerical Investigation on Thermal Performance during Cooling of Building using Phase Change Material (PCM) International Journal of Renewable Energy Technology 2017 8(3/4)-371-386
Behaviour of Semisolid Slurry Flows through a Channe Solid State Phenomena 2016 256-146-152
Modelling of Extrusion Process for Aluminium A356 Alloy Solid State Phenomena 2015 217-218-188-194
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Regional Planning, Bengal Engineering and Science University(formerly B.E College),Shibpur. University medal for securing highest marks among the candidates of the Master of Engineering examination ,2006 in Mechanical Engineering 2007
MHRD GATE Fellowship for Master of Engineering 2004
Govt. of India National Scholarship 1999
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Malay K. Naskar A study on thermodynamic behaviour of a coal based thermal power plant DR Nilkanta Barman Ongoing
Ashish Kumar Studies on thermal behaviour of phase change material for cooling of a building DR Nilkanta Barman Ongoing
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (4)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Avisankha Dutta An Analytical Investigation on Electroosmotic Flow within a Microchannel between Two Parallel Plates without the Debye-Huckel Approximation 2019
Arnab Ash Fluid flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics for Flow through Micro channel: An analytical approach Nill 2016
Pankaj Kumar The Thixotropic Property of an Aluminium Alloy in Semi-Solid State:A Numerical Investigation DR Nilkanta Barman 2011
Project Works (2)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Thermal-hydraulic study for PHWR channel blowdown Co-Investigator BRNS Five years 2009 to 2014 Ongoing
Testing of humidity sensors developed for NPP steam pipe line leakage detection Principle Investigator BRNS One Year 2010 to 2011 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (1)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Rheology of A356 Alloy in Semisolid State during Cooling Dept. of Mechanical Engg., JU Jadavpur University 2016
Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (1)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Recent Advances and Developments in Energy Sectors (NWRADES 2016) TEQIP II Dept. of Mechanical Engg., JU 2016
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (2)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

61st Indian Foundry Congress Institute of Indian Foundrymen (IIF) Kolkata, India 2013 Paper Presented
Fifth International Conference on Solidification Science and Processing (ICSSP5) School of Minerals, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering and School of Mechanical Sciences at Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar, India 2012 Paper Presented
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)