Devidas Sahebraoji Nimaje

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Mining Engineering

 (+91) 661 246 2604 , 3604

 dsnimaje[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

17

Publications       

1

Sponsored Projects

0

Consultancy Projects

3

Doctoral Students

0

Short-term Course

9

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Prof. Devidas Sahebraoji Nimaje

Assistant Professor Grade-I

Mining Engineering

Joined in Oct 1999

 Room Number:

 Department of Mining Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D.(NIT Rourkela), M.Tech.(IIT, Kharagpur)

 Experience

No Experience Found....

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Mine Environment
Areas of Interest
Coal mine fire, Mine environment, Material handling system

 Projects

DEVELOPMENT OF A MODEL FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF SPONTANEOUS HEATING SUSCEPTIBILITY OF INDIAN COALS-A NEURAL NETWORK APPROACH

 DST

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

 Continuing Education

No Continuing Educations Found....

 Publications

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Total Publications: 17
R. Sharma and D. S. Nimaje, "Effect of open-air and hot-air oven drying on interparticle bonding of iron ore agglomerates", Drying Technology, pp.1-10, Taylor & Francis, January 2021, 10.1080/07373937.2020.1863423 Article
P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Application of MEMS-based accelerometer wireless sensor systems for monitoring of blast-induced ground vibration and structural health: a review", IET Wireless Sensor Systems, vol.9, no.3, pp.103-109, The Institution of Engineering and Technology 2019, 10.1049/iet-wss.2018.5099 Article
P. Ragam, D. S. Nimaje, D. K. Yadav, and G. Karthik, "Performance evaluation of LoRa LPWAN technology for IoT-based blast-induced ground vibration system", Journal of Measurements in Engineering, vol.7, no.3, pp.119-133, Journal of Measurements in Engineering 2019, 10.21595/jme.2019.20586 Article
P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Selection and evolution of MEMS accelerometer sensor for measurement of blast-induced peak particle velocity", IEEE Sensors Letters, vol.2, no.4, IEEE, December 2018, 10.1109/LSENS.2018.2872624 Article
P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Estimation of ambiguous blast-induced ground vibration using intelligent models: A case study", Noise & Vibration Worldwide, vol.49, no.4, pp.147-157, SAGE, April 2018, 10.1177/0957456518781858 Article

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P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Evaluation and prediction of blastinduced peak particle velocity using artificial neural network: a case study", Noise & Vibration Worldwide, vol.49, no.3, pp.111-119, SAGE, March 2018, 10.1177/0957456518763161 Article
P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Monitoring of blast-induced ground vibration using WSN and prediction with an ANN approach of ACC dungri limestone mine, India", Journal of Vibroengineering, vol.20, no.2, pp.1051-1062, JVE journals, March 2018, 10.21595/jve.2017.18647 Article
P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Assessment of blast-induced ground vibration using different predictor approaches- A comparison", Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol.66, pp.487-492, AIDIC 2018, 10.3303/CET1866082 Article
P. Ragam and D. S. Nimaje, "Estimation of peak particle velocity using soft computing technique approaches: a review", Noise & Vibration Worldwide, vol.49, no.9-10, pp.302-310, SAGE 2018, 10.1177/095745651879953 Article
A. K. Gorai and D. S. Nimaje, "Sustainable Mining Practices", Sustainable Mining Practices, ch.18, pp.260, Narosa, January 2017 EditedBook
B. K. Tirkey and D. S. Nimaje, "Prediction of mine water pH using ANN modelling", Sustainable mining practices, ch.12, pp.161-172, Narosa 2017 Inbook
D. S. Nimaje and D. P. Tripathy, "Fire risk assessment of some Indian coals using radial basis function (RBF) technique", Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series D, pp.1-10, Springer, March 2016, 10.1007/s40033-016-0109-9 Article
D. S. Nimaje and D. P. Tripathy, "Characterization of some Indian coals to assess their liability to spontaneous combustion", Fuel, vol.163, pp.139-147, Elsevier, January 2016, 10.1016/j.fuel.2015.09.041 Article
A. Patri and D. S. Nimaje, "Radio frequency propagation model and fading of wireless signal at 2.4 GHz in an underground coal mine", Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol.115, no.7, pp.629-636, South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, July 2015, 10.17159/2411-9717/2015/v115n7a9 Article
D. S. Nimaje and D. P. Tripathy, "Assessment of fire risk of Indian coals using artificial neural network techniques", American Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, vol.3, no.2, pp.43-53, Science and Education Publishing, December 2015, 10.12691/ajmm-3-2-2 Article
D. S. Nimaje and S. Sai, "Development of software to evaluate roof fall risk in bord and pillar method - depillaring phase", GeoScience Engineering, vol.61, no.2, pp.14-22, DeGruyter, December 2015, 10.1515/gse-2015-0014 Article
D. S. Nimaje, D. P. Tripathy, and S. K. Nanda, "Development of regression models for assessing fire risk of some Indian coals", International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications, vol.5, no.2, pp.52-58, MECS Publisher, January 2013, 10.5815/ijisa.2013.02.06 Article

 Courses Taught

  • MN2001 : Mine Development {Theory}
  • MN201 : Mine Development {Theory}
  • MN204 : Mining Machinery {Theory}
  • MN3001 : Mining Machinery {Theory}
  • MN303 : Material Handling Systems {Theory}
  • MN3202 : Mine Legislation and Safety {Theory}
  • MN334 : Material Handling in Mines {Theory}
  • MN5021 : Bulk Material Handling {Theory}
  • MN6004 : Material Handling System {Theory}
  • MN274 : Mining Machinery Laboratory {Practical}
  • MN3073 : Mining Machinery Laboratory {Practical}
  • MN367 : Product Development Laboratory – I {Practical}
  • MN368 : Product Development Laboratory – II {Practical}
  • MN375 : Material Handling Systems Laboratory {Practical}
  • MN393 : Special Laboratory in Mining Engineering – I {Practical}
  • MN6076 : Material Handling Laboratory {Practical}
  • MN673 : Mining Engineering Laboratory - I {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students
Stochastic Modeling Of Accident Risks associated With Indian Mines

 Abinash Mohanty

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Development Of Pellets Using Coal Dust Fines For Power And Steel Industry

 Rishi Sharma

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Development Of Iot-Based Real-Time Monitoring System And Prediction Of Blast-Induced Ground Vibrations In Opencast Mines Using Soft Computing Techniques

 Prashanth Ragam

 Graduated

 Supervisor

Executive Ph.D. Students
Mine Closure Vis-A-Vis Land Amelioration In Open Cast Coal Mine

 Mukteswar Pradhan

 OnGoing

 Co-Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Himalay Sharma (214MN1371), "Development of apparatus to determine the thermal conductivity and heat transfer modelling of different rocks" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Suryakant Rathore (215MN1249), "DEVELOPMENT OF RED MUD BASED COMPOSITE MATERIAL TO ENHANCE THE STRENGTH" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Mohit Patidar (216MN1458), "SOFT COMPUTING ANALYSIS APPROACH ON SPONTANEOUS HEATING OF INDIAN COALS" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Lochan Prakash Nimje (217MN1421), "Reliability, Availability and Maintainability of Load haul dumper and Universal drill machine" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Yallamelli Sandeep (217MN1267), "Utilization of mine waste in construction of roads" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Jung Bahadur (218MN1482), "Reliability Modelling and Performance Analysis of Shovel and Backhoe" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Pawar Abhishek Anil (218MN1260), "Reliability and Performance Analysis of Belt Conveyor System in Opencast Mine: A Case Study of Lanjiberna Quarry" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • N Dastagiri Reddy (219MN1318), "PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE OF HEMM USING OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUE" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Thiripurasundari I A (219MN1580), "VEGETATION IN MINED LAND USING BIOLOGICAL REMEDIES WITH REFERENCE TO NLC INDIA LIMITED" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Abinash Dash (111MN0621), "DEVELOPMENT OF COMPUTATIONAL SOFTWARE TO DETERMINE THE ‘FACTOR OF SAFETY’ OF BORD AND PILLAR WORKING AS PER TRIBUTARY AREA APPROACH" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Alok Ranjan Sethi (111MN0403), "UNDERGROUND MINE VENTILATION SURVEY" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Manuka Shiva Sai (111MN0523), "DEVOLOPMENT OF SOFTWARE TO EVALUATE ROOF FALL RISK IN BORD AND PILLAR METHOD - DEPILLARING PHASE" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Dibyanshu Shekhar Bhoi (112MN0427), "Assessment of Spontaneous Combustion of Some Indian Coals Using Differential Thermal Analysis" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Manoj Kumar Nayak (112MN0573), "A composition for manufacturing flyash based rigid roof supports as replacement of timber supports." - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Neelabh Abhishek (112MN0424), "ASSESSMENT OF SPONTANEOUS HEATING OF SOME INDIAN COAL USING FIRE RISK INDEX BY CROSSING POINT TEMPERATURE METHOD" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Preshanjeet Kumar (112MN0500), "LIABILITY OF SOME INDIAN COAL TO SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION USING XRD AND FT-IR" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Jatin David Bagh (113MN0476), "FLOW BEHAVIOUR OF FLYASH SLURRY (CFD SIMULATION AND ANALYSIS)" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Pati Jaya Chandra (113MN0480), "APPLICATION OF NUMERICAL MODELLING FOR THE STABILITY OF UNDERGROUND COAL PILLAR" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Shivam Chandra (113MN0477), "Optimization of slope stability using numerical modelling software" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Lakavath Naresh (113MN0486), "Optimization of heating and flow rate of CPT apparatus" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017 Summer
  • Gona Pradhyumna (114MN0520), "EFFECT OF RI INDEX ON SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION OF INDIAN COALS" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Muthyam Akhil (114MN0521), "Effect of moisture on fire risk with respect to the grade of Indian coals" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Paladugu Yeswantha Durga Pavan Kumar (114MN0506), "SURVEY & DESIGN OF ILLUMINATION IN OPENCAST MINE" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Pratyay Saha (114MN0532), "Blast Fragmentation and it's Analysis using Wipfrag Software" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Aniket Kumar (115MN0530), "EFFECT OF TRANSITION TEMPERATURE ON INDIAN COALS" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Chinmaya Behera (115MN0660), "COMPUTATIONAL APPROACH FOR IMPROVEMENT OF BLAST PERFORMANCE" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Sonal Sivam Biswal (115MN0519), "Laboratory investigation of paste fill for backfilling" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Umakanta Kissan (115MN0529), "Illumination survey of underground coal mine" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Chinmaya Moharana (116MN0567), "Investigation of effect of extrinsic properties of coal on spontaneous heating" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Satya Swarup Jena (116MN0559), "ACCIDENTAL ANALYSIS IN UNDERGROUND NON-COAL MINES" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Silu Pradhan (116MN0574), "ASSESSMENT OF SPONTANEOUS HEATING SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOME INDIAN COALS USING STANDARD CROSSING POINT TEMPERATURE METHOD" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Prabhu Prasad Rout (117MN0670), "Development of blast induced ground vibration software" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Tandin Wangchuk (116MN0584), "Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Bhutan" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Ashutosh Patri (710MN1164), "WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM DESIGN FOR UNDERGROUND MINE" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Bira Kishore Tirkey (711MN1164), "Water quality analysis of different mines" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Brijesh Kumar (712MN1105), "Assessment of fire risk of some Indian coals using modified Olpinski index apparatus" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Guguloth Pavankumar (713MN1116), "FUNCTIONAL GROUP ANALYSIS OF INDIAN COALS WITH RESPECT TO FIRE RISK" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Debasis Pradhan (714MN1135), "APPLICATION OF SURFACTANT ON COAL DUST SUPPRESSION" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Tarun Kumar Sethi (716MN1126), "Dust Prototype" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring

 Awards and Honours

Memberships / Fellowships
  • Life member of ISTE,