IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

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PhD Scholars, Department of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, IIEST, Shibpur

Abhishek Ghosh

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.E. (Metallurgy and Materials Engg), B.Tech. (Mechanical Engg)

Specialization: Physical Metallurgy

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Severe plastic deformation, Crystallographic texture, Aluminum alloys

E-Mail: abhishek.me.rs2015@metal.iiests.ac.in, abhishek.me.08@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Manojit Ghosh


Aluru Praveen Sekhar

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.Tech (Nanotechnology), B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engg)

Specialization: Materials modeling, wear, Hot Deformation, Artificial Aged Al-Mg-Si alloys. Low cycle Fatigue

Funding Agency: COE for Microstructurally Designed Advanced Materials Development

Research Area:“Structure- Property Correlations of Artificially Aged AA6063 Al-Mg-Si Alloy”

E-Mail: praveensekhar429@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Debdulal Das, Prof. Kalyan Kumar Ray (IIT Kharagpur)


Angshuman Sarkar

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.Tech (Nanoscience and Technology), B.Tech (Electrical Engineering)

Specialization: Nanomaterials and composites, Nanostructured magnetic materials.

Funding Agency: COE, TEQIP-II.

Research Area: Development and processing of high energy density magnetic material, Characterization of microstructurally designed nanomaterials and magnetic materials.

E-Mail: anshumansarkar09@gmail.com/anshumansarkar09.rs.2015@metal.iiests.ac.in

Supervisor(s): Dr. Amitava Basu Mallick (IIEST, Shibpur) and Dr. Amitava Mitra (NML-Jamshedpur)


Balamagendiravarman M.

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: B.E. /M.E.

Specialization: Mechanical Engineering/Engineering Design

Funding Agency: None

Research Area: Advance Manufacturing process, Friction stir welding.

E-Mail: balamvarman@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Sukumar Kundu


Gopinath T.

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.E.

Specialization: Physical Metallurgy

Funding Agency: (Presently Institute and Previously TEQIP)

Research Area: Diffusion Welding

E-Mail: gopinath23t@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Sukumar Kundu and Prof. Subrata Chatterjee (Metallurgy and Materials Engg., IIEST, Shibpur)


Gurudas Mandal

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.E (Physical Metallurgy), B.E (Metallurgy and Materials Engg.)

Specialization: Metallurgy and Materials Eng. (Physical Metallurgy)

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: High strength multiphase steel, composite materials, semi-solid processing

E-Mail: gurudasmandal88@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Swarup Kumar Ghosh and Dr. Subrata Chatterjee


Kalyan Das

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) / M.Tech. (Physical Metallurgy)

Specialization: Texture study of welded joints

Funding Agency: Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), BRNS

Research Area: Crystallography texture, Plasma treated surface engineering.

E-Mail: kalyan.das.rs2015@metal.iiests.ac.in, kalyan.me52@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Manojit Ghosh (Dept. of Metallurgy and Materials Engg, IIEST, Shibpur); Dr. Abhijit Majumdar (Department of Physics, IIEST, Shibpur)


Md Abu Bakkar

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.E.

Specialization: Physical Metallurgy

Funding Agency: Institute Fellowship

Research Area: Fatigue and Fracture

E-Mail: abuworld37@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Debdulal Das and Dr. Surajit Paul


Nisith Kumar Tewary

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.E. (Physical Metallurgy), B.Tech. (Mechanical Engg)

Specialization: Metallurgy and Materials Engineering

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Low carbon high Mn TWIP steel, Advanced high strength steel, Corrosion, Microstructure, Mechanical properties

E-Mail: tewarynisith@yahoo.com

Supervisor(s): Prof. Swarup Kumar Ghosh, Prof. Subrata Chatterjee


Pratik Kumar Mallick

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: B.E. (Metallurgy and Materials Engg.), M.E. (Process Metallurgy)

Specialization: Metallurgy and Materials Engineering

Funding Agency: None

Research Area: Strain Induced Martensite and its Reversion in Stainless Steel

E-Mail: pratikmallick@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Swarup Kumar Ghosh and Dr. Partha Protim Chattopadhyay


Samarpita Roy

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.Tech.(Materials Engineering), B.Tech. (Electrical Engineering)

Specialization: Processing, Microstructures and Different characterization techniques of ceramic materials

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Processing-Microstructure-Property Relationships of Nano Er2O3 Doped ZnO Based Varistors

E-Mail: samarpitaroy89@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Debdulal Das


Samata Saha

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.Sc (Physics), M.Tech (Materials Engineering)

Specialization: Metallurgy and Materials Engineering (in PhD)

Funding Agency: None

Research Area: Metal matrix composite (Non-ferrous)

E-Mail: samataonline11@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr Manojit Ghosh (Dept of Metallurgy & Materials Engg, IIEST, Shibpur), Dr Joydeep Maity (Depart of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering, NIT Durgapur)


Shilabati Hembram

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: B.E (Metallurgy and Materials Engg) /M. E (Physical Metallurgy)

Specialization: Surface Treatment by Quasicrystalline Coating

Funding Agency: “UGC Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for ST Candidates”

Research Area: Surface Engineering

E-Mail: shilabatihembram88@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Manojit Ghosh (Dept of Metallurgy and Materials Engg, IIEST, Shibpur) and Dr. Abhijit Majumdar (Dept of Physics, IIEST, Shibpur)


Subhranshu Chatterjee

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.Tech.

Specialization: Nano Science and Technology

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Nanocomposite, Nanostructured materials

E-Mail: subhranshu.rs2011@metal.iiests.ac.in, subhra86@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Amitava Basu Mallick


Susanta Kumar Pradhan

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.E. (Metallurgy and Materials Engg), B.Tech. (Production Engineering)

Specialization: Material characterization, Structural and Mechanical properties of materials.

Funding Agency: Institute

Research Area: Composite Materials, Tribology.

E-Mail: susan.kp.rs2015@metal.iiests.ac.in, susan.kp@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Amitava Basu Mallick, Dr. Debdulal Das


Tanusree Dutta

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: M.Tech.

Specialization: Image processing and soft computing

Funding Agency: COE, TEQIP II

Research Area: Microstructure Quantification and Structure-Property Correlation of Dual Phase Steel

E-Mail: tanu.dutta16@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Debdulal Das and Dr. Shubhabrata Datta


Uttam Kumar Murmu

Designation: Research Scholar

Qualifications: B.E. (Metallurgy and Materials Engg), M.E. (Physical Metallurgy)

Specialization: Copper base metal matrix composite

Funding Agency: UGC: Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for SC/ST Candidates

Research Area: Metal Matrix Composite

E-Mail: hapanta@gmail.com

Supervisor(s): Dr. Manojit Ghosh (Metallurgy and Materials Engineering), Dr. B. B. Jha (IMMT, Bhubaneswar)