Assistant Professor Grade-II

Mining Engineering






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Assistant Professor Grade-II

Mining Engineering

Joined in Mar 2020

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

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D.
    Fly Ash Utilisation in Haul road construction in opencast coal mines: Geoenvironemntal and hydrogeological investigation
    IITB-Monash Research Academy, IIT Bombay
  2. B.Tech
    Mining Engineering
    IIT (BHU) Varanasi
  3. +2
    Maths, Computers
    St. Francis Convent School Sanjay Nagar Bareilly


Teaching Experience
  • Rock Enginerring in Construction applications,  IIT Bombay,  15 Sep 2016 - 31 Jan 2018
  • Blast Modeling using Blast Logic,  Monash University, Clayton Australia,  01 Sep 2015 - 31 Aug 2016
Post Doctoral Research Experience
  • Fly Ash composite and Polymers,  IIT Bombay,  01 Feb 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
Industrial Experience
  • Senior Manager Technical,  GeoConstech Pvt. Ltd,  18 Nov 2018 - 27 Dec 2019
  • Assistant Manager,  Coal India Limited,  08 Aug 2011 - 23 Dec 2013

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Areas of Interest
Fly Ash Stabilisation of Mine Dumps and Haul Roads - Development and optimisation of fly ash composite for stabilisation of mine overburdon dumps to make them higher and steeper. Making sturdy, economic minehaul roads for increased carrying capacities. , Dump Slope stabilisation and Monitoring , Geopolymers and Waste generated polymeric composits , Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Simulations in Geomechanics


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Total Publications: 9
T. Gupta, "Sinkage control of North-West corner of Kolkata high court by consolidation grouting and stabilization using Drucstone chemical grout: A case study", Journal of Building Pathology and Rehabilitation, vol.5, no.27, pp.1-15, Springer, September 2020, 10.1007/s41024-020-00092-0 Article
T. Werner, P. Bach, M. Yellishetty, F. Amirpoorsaeed, S. Walsh, A. Miller, M. Roach, A. Schnapp, P. Solly, Y. Tan, C. Lewis, E. Hudson, Kim. Heberling, T. Richards, Han. C. Chia, M. Truong, T. Gupta, and X. Wu, "A Geospatial Database for E ective Mine Rehabilitation in Australia", Minerals, vol.10, no.9, pp.745, MDPI 2020, 10.3390/min10090745 Article
V. Srinivasan, T. Gupta, T., and T., "An experimental study on rock damage and its influence in rock stress memory in a metamorphic rock", Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, Springer 2020, 10.1007/s10064-020-01813-y Article
V. Srinivasan, A. Tripathy, T. Gupta, and T., "An investigation on the influence of thermal damage on the physical, mechanical and acoustic behavior of Indian Gondwana Shale", Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, vol.53, pp.2865-2885, Springer 2020, 10.1007/s00603-020-02087-2 Article
T. Gupta and R. Ahmed, "Controlling water incursion in Parsik tunnel in Mumbai using chemical grouting of DrucHyd-2C", in Tunnelling Asia' 2019 - Underground facilities for better environment and safety: Issues and Challanges, pp.155-162, Tunneling Association of India, Mumbai, India, February 2019 Inproceedings

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T. Gupta, M. Jamal, M. Yellishetty, and T., "Sensitivity analysis of mechanical and geometrical properties of fly ash stabilized overburden dumps using mathematical simulations", in Proceedings of the 27th International Symposium on Mine Planning and Equipment Selection - MPES 2018, Springer, Santiago, Chile, February 2019, 10.1007/978-3-319-99220-4_29 Inproceedings
T. Gupta, T., and D. Verma, "Dump slope stability", Landslides: Theory, Practice and Modelling, ch.2, pp.21-40, Springer, advances in natural and technological hazards research, January 2019, 10.1007/978-3-319-77377-3_2 Inbook
T. Gupta and T., "Geo-hydrological stability analysis of fly ash stabilised overburden dump slopes in opencast coal mines using finite element analysis", International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, vol.8, no.2, pp.405-410, Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development, April 2018, 10.18517/ijaseit.8.2.3449 Article
N. Sirdesai, T. Gupta, Pg. Ranjith, and T., "Studying the acoustic emission response of an Indian monumental sandstone under varying temperatures and strains", Construction & Building Materials, vol.168, pp.346-361, Elsevier, February 2018, 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2018.02.180 Article

 Courses Taught

  • MN5002 : Computer Application in Mining {Theory}
  • MN6033 : Computer Applications in Mining {Theory}
  • MN6122 : Rock Slope Technology {Theory}
  • MN3172 : Geomechanics Laboratory {Practical}
  • MN4072 : Mine System Laboratory {Practical}
  • MN5022 : Computer Application in Mining Laboratory {Practical}

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 Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours
  • Best 3 Minute Thesis Talk,    2017
  • Best Poster Presentation,    2017
  • Best Paper Award,    2017
  • Recipient of Vice-Chancellor's International Inter-Campus Mobility Scheme at Monash University,    2017
Memberships / Fellowships
  • Institution of Engineers India (IEI),    2020
  • Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM),    2017
  • Indian Society for Rock Mechanics and Tunnelling Technology (ISRMTT),    2017
  • Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM),    2016
  • Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM),    2015