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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati


Professional Experience

  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Guwahati (February 2007 till date)
  • Officiating Director CIT, Kokrajhar (February 2014 to May 2015)
  • Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Guwahati (March 2006 to March 2009)
  • Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Guwahati (May 2002 to February 2007).
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Guwahati (July 98 to May 2002).
  • Lecturer of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Guwahati (April 98 to 22 July 98).
  • Sr. Project Associate for "Aeronautical Development Agency project"  involving elasto-plastic dynamic contact problem, IIT Kanpur (August 97 to March 98).
  • Research Scholar, IIT Kanpur, Research in the area of metal forming, teaching assistance. (August 93 to July 97)
  • Hydraulic Engineer in "Indomag Steel Technology, New Delhi" for design of hydraulic systems (February 93 to July 93)
  • Dy. Engineer in "HMT Ltd., Pinjore" for design of machine tools (July 87 to July 91)

Memberships and Editorial Responsibilities:

  • Associate Editor of International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering, published by IGI publishing.
  • Editorial board member of Journal of Machining and Forming Technologies, Published by Nova Science Publishers.
  • Editorial board member International Journal of Mechatronics and Manufacturing Systems published by Inderscience Publishers. (2012 to 2017)
  • Editorial board member of Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Modern Processes (Springer Journal).
  • Executive Council Member of Assam Science and Technology University from July 2014.
  • Associate Editor of Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Series C from 2013
  • Confered Honorary Fellow Member of Indian Welding Society (2012)
  • Member of Indian Welding Society (Membership number L-01160), Chairman, Guwahati Center, responsible for conducting activities of IWS in North Eastern region. (March 2011 to January 2015)
  • BOG member of SOET, IGNOU in 2013.
  • Court Member of Assam Science and Technology University from November 2013.
  • BOG member of IIT Kanpur from July 2018.

Other Activities:

  • Co-guided a Master of Dental Surgery Project at Guwahati University tilted “Fracture Resistance of Teeth with Different Cavity Designs for Proximal Lesions with Different Restorative Materials, by Lana Emika Lyngdoh Nongbari, July 2000.
  • Carried out a number of collaborative activities with NIT Silchar and NERIST Itanagar.
  • Was involved in the accreditation of various colleges in Assam from ASTU side.
  • Visited interaction meeting on X-ray lithography facility at RRCAT, Indore.
  • Carried out Academic and Administrative Audit of Tezpur University in a team in December 2013.