Rajesh Kumar Prusty

Assistant Professor Grade-II

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 (+91) 661 246 2598

 prustyr[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

62

Publications       

3

Sponsored Projects

1

Consultancy Projects

5

Doctoral Students

0

Short-term Course

14

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Prof. Rajesh Kumar Prusty

Assistant Professor Grade-II

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Joined in Mar 2014

 Room Number: MS-217

 Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D.
    Implication of CNT Fillers on Environmental Durability of GFRP Composites: An Evaluation of Microstructural Features and Mechanical Properties
    NIT, Rourkela
  2. M.E
    Nanoindentation of Ni-gyroids
    IISc, Bangalore
  3. B.Tech
    Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
    NIT, Rourkela

 Experience

Teaching Experience
  • Composite Materials, Nanostructured Materials,  NIT, Rourkela,  10 Mar 2014 - Present
  • Engineering Metallurgy, Introduction to Composite Materials, Manufacturing Technology,  KIIT University, Bhubaneswar,  22 Jul 2013 - 25 Feb 2014
Industrial Experience
  • Steel Melting Shop,  JSL Stainless Ltd,  01 Jul 2010 - 22 Jun 2011
Laboratory Development
  • Multiscale and Multiphase Polymer Composite Lab,  NRB (DRDO), CSIR, SERB,  The lab is dedicated to develop nanophased polymer composites and assessment of their behaviour at several environmental conditions

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Composites Materials
Areas of Interest
Polymer Composite Materials , Mechanical Behaviour of Materials , Environmental damage and degradation of Polymer Composites

 Projects

Environmental impacts on Mechanical, Thermal and Electrical performance of CNT embedded fibrous polymeric composites: Effects of through thickness CNT alignment.

 SERB

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Running

Sponsored

Moister uptake kinetics and its subsequent effect on mechanical performance of nano-phased fibrous polymeric composite

 CSIR

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Running

Sponsored

Effect of hygrothermal conditioning and cycling on cnt embedded gfrp composite:a study on marine environment durability.

 DRDO

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Running

Sponsored

A study of FRP (focus on Carbon, Glass and polymer fibre reinforcements) composites for structural applications in modern India: Feasibilities and opportunities

 TATA Steel

 Co-consultant

 15 Dec 2016 - 15 Dec 2018

 Completed

Consultancy

 Continuing Education

International Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials

 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 Coordinator

 06 Dec 2018 - 08 Dec 2018

Conference

 Publications

15

Google Scholar h-index

24

Google Scholar i10-index

14

Scopus h-index

Total Publications: 62
S. Lohani, . Shubham, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of ultraviolet radiations on interlaminar shear strength and thermal properties of glass fiber/epoxy composites", January 2021, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.12.028 Proceedings
A. Anand, S. K. Ghosh, A. O. Fulmali, and R. K. Prusty, "Enhanced barrier, mechanical and viscoelastic properties of graphene oxide embedded glass fibre/epoxy composite for marine applications", Construction and Building Materials, vol.268, Elsevier, January 2021, 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2020.121784 Article
B., H. M. M, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Improved mechanical responses of GFRP composites with epoxy-vinyl ester interpenetrating polymer network", Polymer Testing, Elsevier 2021, 10.1016/j.polymertesting.2020.107008 Article
S. Gupta, R. K. Prusty, B. C. Ray, and S. Pal, "Strength degradation and fractographic analysis of carbon fiber reinforced polymer composite laminates with square / circular hole using scanning electron microscope micrographs", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.138, no.8, pp.49878 2021, https://doi.org/10.1002/app.49878 Article
S. Gupta, R. K. Prusty, B. C. Ray, and S. Pal, "Strength degradation and fractographic analysis of carbon fiber reinforced polymer composite laminates with square / circular hole using scanning electron microscope micrographs", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, November 2020, 10.1002/app.49878 Article

Show All Publications(+)

S. Patnaik, P. K. Gangineni, and R. K. Prusty, "Influence of cryogenic temperature on mechanical behavior of graphene carboxyl grafted carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites: An emphasis on concentration of nanofillers", Composite Communications, vol.20, pp.100369, Elsevier, August 2020, 10.1016/j.coco.2020.100369 Article
B. C. Ray, R. K. Prusty, and D. Nayak, "Phase Transformations and Heat Treatments of Steels", CRC Press, June 2020, 10.1201/9780429019210 Book
Y. Sagar, P. K. Gangineni, S. De, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Effect of Bath Concentration during Electrophoretic Deposition on the Interfacial Behaviour of Hybrid CFRP Composites", in Materials Science Forum, no.978, pp.304-310, Scientific.net, February 2020, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.978.304 Inproceedings
K. K. Mahato, K. C. Nuli, K. Dutta, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Thermal shock effect of Nano-TiO2 enhanced glass fiber reinforced polymeric composites: an assessment on tensile and thermal behavior", in Materials Science Forum, vol.978, pp.277-283, Scientific.net, February 2020, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.978.277 Inproceedings
Y. Sagar, P. K. Gangineni, S. Ramamoorthy, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Effects of electrophoretic deposition process parameters on the mechanical properties of graphene carboxyl-grafted carbon fiber reinforced polymer composite", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.137, pp.48925, Wiley, January 2020, 10.1002/app.48925 Article
B. Sen, A. O. Fulmali, B., R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "A study of the effect of carbon nanotube/nanoclay binary nanoparticle reinforcement on glass fibre/epoxy composites", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.26, pp.2026-2031, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.440 Article
D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "An Assessment of Mechanical Performance of CNF Modified Glass Fiber/Epoxy Composites under Elevated Temperatures", Materials Science Forum, Scientific.net 2020, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.978.311 Article
B., H. M. M, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Development of advanced fiber-reinforced polymer composites by polymer hybridization technique: Emphasis on cure kinetics, mechanical, and thermomechanical performance", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.137, pp.49318, Wiley 2020, 10.1002/app.49318 Article
A. Yadav, B., A. O. Fulmali, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of cure kinetics and nanomaterials on glass fiber/vinyl ester composites: An assessment on mechanical, thermal and fracture morphology", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.683 Article
S. Patnaik, P. K. Gangineni, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Effect of graphene-based nanofillers addition on the interlaminar performance of CFRP composites: An assessment of cryo-conditioning", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.846 Article
H. M. M, B., B. Sen, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of in-situ temperature variation on mechanical response of glass/vinyl ester composites", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.1142-1146, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.01.595 Article
B. A. Nayak, . Shubham, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of nanosilica and nanoclay reinforcement on flexural and thermal properties of glass fiber/epoxy composites", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.852 Article
K. K. Mahato, D. K. Rathore, K. Dutta, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of severely thermal shocked nano-Al2O3 filled glass fiber reinforced polymeric composites: An assessment on tensile, thermal and morphological behaviour", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.334 Article
B., A. Yadav, H. M. M, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Enhancement of mechanical properties of glass fiber reinforced vinyl ester composites by embedding multi-walled carbon nanotubes through solution processing technique", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.1045-1050, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.01.391 Article
S. Dasari, S. Saurabh, S. Gupta, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Experimental amelioration of flexural behavior under cryogenic conditioning through inter-ply fiber hybridization in FRP composites", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.1618-1624, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.336 Article
B., H. M. M, B. Sen, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Influence of loading rate on adhesively bonded Tin-glass/epoxy single lap joint", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.26, pp.1850-1854, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.406 Article
S. De, A. O. Fulmali, P. Shivangi, S. Choudhury, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Interface modification of carbon fiber reinforced epoxy composite by hydroxyl/carboxyl functionalized carbon nanotube", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.1473-1478, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.970 Article
S. Patnaik, P. K. Gangineni, A. Panda, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Interlaminar performance of graphene carboxyl modified CFRP composites: Effect of cryogenic conditioning", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.1516-1521, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.166 Article
B., H. M. M, A. O. Fulmali, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Investigation of adhesively bonded multi-material joints: An assessment on joint efficiency and fracture morphology", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.1180-1185, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.074 Article
A. Jena, . Shubham, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical and thermal behaviour of multi-layer graphene and nanosilica reinforced glass Fiber/Epoxy composites", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.879 Article
H. M. M, B., R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical and thermal performance of recycled glass fiber reinforced epoxy composites embedded with carbon nanotubes", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.02.838 Article
S. Dasari, S. Saurabh, K. K. Mahato, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical properties of glass/carbon inter-ply hybrid polymer composites at different in-situ temperatures", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.555 Article
S. Saurabh, S. Dasari, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Mode I interlaminar fracture toughness improvement of the glass/epoxy composite by using multiscale composite approach", Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.03.023 Article
A. O. Fulmali, B. Sen, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Effects of carbon nanotube/polymer interfacial bonding on the long-term creep performance of nanophased glass fiber/epoxy composites", Polymer Composites, Wiley, September 2019, 10.1002/pc.25381 Article
K. Rani, A. O. Fulmali, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effects of acid, alkaline, and seawater aging on the mechanical and thermomechanical properties of glass fiber/epoxy composites filled with carbon nanofibers", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.136, Wiley, August 2019, 10.1002/app.48434 Article
P. K. Gangineni, Y. Sagar, S. K. Ghosh, A. Anand, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical behavior of Graphene decorated carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites: an assessment of the influence of functional groups", Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, vol.122, pp.36-44, Elsevier, July 2019, 10.1016/j.compositesa.2019.04.017 Article
A. Anand, P. Banerjee, D. Sahoo, D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effects of temperature and load on the creep performance of CNT reinforced laminated glass fiber/epoxy composites", International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, vol.150, pp.539-547, Elsevier, January 2019, 10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2018.09.048 Article
S. R. Nomula, D. K. Rathore, B. C. Ray, and R. K. Prusty, "Creep performance of CNT reinforced glass fiber/epoxy composites: roles of temperature and stress", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.136, pp.1-15, Wiley 2019, 10.1002/APP.47674 Article
. Shubham, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical modelling and experimental validation of woven composites", Materials Today Proceedings, vol.27, pp.2640, Elsevier 2019, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2019.11.082 Article
K. C. Nuli, A. O. Fulmali, N. J. Krishna, B. Sen, K. K. Mahato, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Synergetic Impact of Carbon Nanotube and/or Graphene Reinforcement on the Mechanical Performance of Glass Fiber/Epoxy Composite", Materials Science Forum, vol.978, pp.284-290, Scientific.net 2019, 10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.978.284 Article
P. N. Harshita, D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Extrapolation of mechanical strengthening effect in nanoclay/epoxy nanocomposites to elevated temperature environments", Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, vol.71, no.8, pp.2015-2024, Springer, May 2018, 10.1007/s12666-018-1334-8 Article
B. C. Ray, R. K. Prusty, and D. K. Rathore, "Fibrous polymeric composites: environmental degradation and damage", pp.208, CRC Press, May 2018 Book
S. K. Ghosh, P. Rajesh, B. Srikavya, D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Creep behaviour prediction of multi-layer graphene embedded glass fiber/epoxy composites using time-temperature superposition principle", Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, vol.107, pp.507-518, Elsevier, April 2018, 10.1016/j.compositesa.2018.01.030 Article
A. O. Fulmali, K. Rani, K. K. Mahato, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of CNT addition on cure kinetics of glass fiber/epoxy composite", in Materials Science and Engineering, vol.338, IOP Science, iop conference , 7th National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials (NCPCM 2017) 8–9 December 2017, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India, April 2018, 10.1088/1757-899X/338/1/012003 Inproceedings
K. K. Mahato, A. O. Fulmali, K. Rani, K. Dutta, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of severely thermal shocked MWCNT enhanced glass fiber reinforced polymer composite: An emphasis on tensile and thermal responses", in Materials Science and Engineering, vol.338, IOP Science, iop conference , 7th National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials (NCPCM 2017) 8–9 December 2017, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India, April 2018, 10.1088/1757-899X/338/1/012057 Inproceedings
A. Anand, P. Banerjee, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Lifetime prediction of nano-silica based glass fibre/epoxy composite by time temperature superposition principle", in Materials Science and Engineering, vol.338, IOP Science, iop conference 2018, 10.1088/1757-899X/338/1/012020 Inproceedings
R. K. Prusty, D. K. Rathore, and B. C. Ray, "Water-induced degradations in MWCNT embedded glass fiber/epoxy composites: An emphasis on aging temperature", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.135, no.11, Wiley, November 2017, 10.1002/app.45987 Article
R. K. Prusty, S. K. Ghosh, D. K. Rathore, and B. C. Ray, "Reinforcement effect of graphene oxide in glass fiber/epoxy composites at in-situ elevated temperature environments: an emphasis on graphene oxide content", Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, vol.95, pp.40-53, Elsevier, April 2017, 10.1016/j.compositesa.2017.01.001 Article
R. K. Prusty, D. K. Rathore, S. Sahoo, V. Parida, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical behaviour of graphene oxide embedded epoxy nanocomposite at sub- and above- zero temperature environments", Composites Communications, vol.3, pp.47-50, Elsevier, March 2017, 10.1016/j.coco.2017.02.003 Article
K. K. Mahato, D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, K. Dutta, and B. C. Ray, "Tensile behavior of MWCNT enhanced glass fiber reinforced polymeric composites at various crosshead speeds", in Materials Science and Engineering, vol.178, pp.012006, IOP Science, iop conference , National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials 9–10 December 2016, NIT Rourkela, Orissa, India, March 2017, 10.1088/1757-899X/178/1/012006 Inproceedings
D. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, S. C. Mohanty, B. P. Singh, and B. C. Ray, "In-situ elevated temperature flexural and creep response of inter-ply glass/carbon hybrid FRP composites", Mechanics of Materials, vol.105, pp.99-111, Elsevier, February 2017, 10.1016/j.mechmat.2016.11.013 Article
D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical, thermomechanical, and creep performance of CNT embedded epoxy at elevated temperatures: an emphasis on the role of carboxyl functionalization", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.134, no.21, pp.44851(1) - 44851(12), Wiley, January 2017, 10.1002/app.44851 Article
S. K. Ghosh, R. K. Prusty, D. K. Rathore, and B. C. Ray, "Creep behaviour of graphite oxide nanoplates embedded glass fiber/epoxy composites: Emphasizing the role of temperature and stress", Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, vol.102, pp.166-177, Elsevier 2017, 10.1016/j.compositesa.2017.08.001 Article
R. K. Prusty, D. K. Rathore, and B. C. Ray, "Evaluation of the role of functionalized CNT in glass fiber/epoxy composite at above-and sub-zero temperatures: emphasizing interfacial microstructures", Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, vol.101, pp.215-226, Elsevier 2017, 10.1016/j.compositesa.2017.06.020 Article
R. K. Prusty, D. K. Rathore, and B. C. Ray, "CNT/polymer interface in polymeric composites and its sensitivity study at different environments", Advances in Colloid and Interface Science, Elsevier, December 2016, 10.1016/j.cis.2016.12.008 Article
M. Shukla, D. Kumar, D. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "An assessment of flexural performance of liquid nitrogen conditioned glass/epoxy composites with multiwalled carbon nanotube", Journal of Composite Materials, vol.50, no.22, pp.3077–3088, SAGE Publications, November 2016, 10.1177/0021998315615648 Article
R. K. Prusty, D. K. Rathore, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of in-service temperature on the flexural and creep behaviour of carbon nanofiber embedded epoxy nanocomposite", in 3rd International Congress on Advanced Materials (AM2016), 27-30 November 2016 ,Bangkok, Thailand, November 2016 Inproceedings
D. Rathore, B. P. Singh, S. C. Mohanty, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Temperature dependent reinforcement efficiency of carbon nanotube in polymer composite", Composites Communications, vol.1, pp.29–32, Elsevier, October 2016, 10.1016/j.coco.2016.08.002 Article
R. K. Prusty, D. Rathore, B. P. Singh, S. C. Mohanty, K. Mahato, and B. C. Ray, "Experimental optimization of flexural behaviour through inter-ply fibre hybridization in FRP composite", Construction and Building Materials, vol.118, pp.327-336, Elsevier, August 2016, 10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2016.05.054 Article
D. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, D. Kumar, and B. C. Ray, "Mechanical performance of CNT-filled glass fiber/epoxy composite in in-situ elevated temperature environments emphasizing the role of CNT content", Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, vol.84, pp.364-376, Elsevier, May 2016, 10.1016/j.compositesa.2016.02.020 Article
K. Mahato, M. Biswal, D. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, K. Dutta, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of loading rate on tensile properties and failure behavior of glass fibre/epoxy composite", in 5th National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials, vol.115, no.1, IOP Publishing, iop conference : materials science and engineering, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, March 2016, 10.1088/1757-899X/115/1/012017 Inproceedings
S. C. Mohanty, B. P. Singh, K. Mahato, D. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Water absorption behavior and residual strength assessment of glass/epoxy and glass-carbon/epoxy hybrid composite", in 5th National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials, vol.115, no.1, IOP Publishing, iop conference : materials science and engineering, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India, March 2016, 10.1088/1757-899X/115/1/012029 Inproceedings
R. K. Prusty, D. Rathore, M. Shukla, and B. C. Ray, "Flexural behaviour of CNT-filled glass/epoxy composites in an in-situ environment emphasizing temperature variation", Composites Part B: Engineering, vol.83, pp.166-174, Elsevier, December 2015, 10.1016/j.compositesb.2015.08.035 Article
G. R. Krishna, R. Devarapalli, R. K. Prusty, T. Liu, C. Fraser, U. Ramamurty, and C. M. Reddy, "Structure-mechanical property correlations in mechanochromic luminescent crystals of boron difluoride dibenzoylmethane derivatives", IUCrJ, vol.2, no.6, pp.611-619, International Union of Crystallography, November 2015, 10.1107/S2052252515015134 Article
M. J. Shukla, D. S. Kumar, K. K. Mahato, D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "A comparative study of the mechanical performance of Glass and Glass/Carbon hybrid polymer composites at different temperature environments", in IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, vol.75, pp.012002, IOP Science, iop conference , 4th National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials 5–6 December 2014, Rourkela, India, February 2015, 10.1088/1757-899X/75/1/012002 Inproceedings
D. S. Kumar, M. J. Shukla, K. K. Mahato, D. K. Rathore, R. K. Prusty, and B. C. Ray, "Effect of post-curing on thermal and mechanical behavior of GFRP composites", in IOP, vol.75, no.1, IOP Publishing, materials science and engineering, NIT, Rourkela, December 2015, 10.1088/1757-899X/75/1/012012 Inproceedings
R. K. Prusty, P. Kuruva, U. Ramamurty, and T. Thomas, "Correlations between mechanical and photoluminescence properties in Eu doped sodium bismuth titanate", Solid State Communications, vol.173, pp.38–41, Elsevier, November 2013, 10.1016/j.ssc.2013.09.002 Article

 Courses Taught

  • MM446 : Composite Materials {Theory}
  • MM449 : Nanostructured Materials {Theory}
  • MM4509 : Nanostructured Materials {Theory}
  • MM646 : Composite Materials {Theory}
  • MM6622 : Composite Materials {Theory}
  • MM2511 : Polymer and Composite Laboratory {Practical}
  • MM3123 : Product Developement Laboratory {Practical}
  • MM368 : Product Development laboratory – II {Practical}
  • MM674 : Materials Science Laboratory {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students
3-D Composite Materials

 Abhinav Omprakash Fulmali

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Metal/Frp Joining

 B N V S Ganesh Gupta K

 OnGoing

 Co-Supervisor

Frp Composites For Ballistic Applications

 Shubham

 OnGoing

 Co-Supervisor

Hybrid Frp Composites

 Srinivasu Dasari

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Mechanical Behaviour Studies Of Composites

 Pavan Kumar Gangineni

 OnGoing

 Co-Supervisor

Executive Ph.D. Students
Hybrid Frp Composite Materials

 Bibhu Prasanna Sahoo

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Devalingam Santhosh Kumar (213MM1470), "A new generation fibre reinforced polymer composites for low and cryogenic temperature applications." - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Meet Jayesh Shukla (213MM1474), "Elevated temperature performance of hybrid polymer composites" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Bhanu Pratap Singh (214MM2361), "Mechanical performance evaluation of carbon nanotube reinforced polymer nanocomposites at above ambient temperature environments." - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Sarat Chandra Mohanty (214MM1340), "Development of CNT modified GFRP composite and assessment of its elevated temperature mechanical performance" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Debaraj Sahoo (215MM1242), "EFFECT OF HUMID AGEING ON THE DURABILITY OF FUNCTIONALIZED CNT EMBEDDED GFRP COMPOSITE" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Pradeep Kumar Biswal (215MM1425), "MECHANICAL PERFORMANCE OF GLASS/CARBON HYBRID POLYMER COMPOSITES UNDER CRYOGENIC TEMPERATURE AND HUMID ENVIRONMENTS" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Abhinav Omprakash Fulmali (216MM1430), "Effect of CNT/CNT-COOH addition on Creep performance and water absorption behaviour of embedded glass fiber/epoxy composites" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Kattaguri Rani (216MM1426), "Resistance of CNF modified glass fiber/epoxy composites towards various corrosive fluids" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Krishna Chaitanya Nuli (217MM1360), "Evaluation of mechanical, thermal properties and water uptake kinetics of FCNT, CNT incorporated GE under different harsh environments" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Yandrapu Sagar (217MM1417), "Effect of bath concentration and current during electrophoretic deposition process on the properties of CFRP composite" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Avadesh Yadav (218MM1257), "Mechanical properties of CNT embedded fiber reinforced polymer composite at various temperatures: A comparative analysis through different processing techniques" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Hiremath Mritunjay M (218MM1253), "Mechanical Characterization of nano titania reinforced Fiber Metal Laminates for Structural Applications" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Sushant Saurabh (218MM1479), "Enhancement in Mode I interlaminar fracture toughness of glass/epoxy composites by using multiscale composite approach" - M.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Soumya Sumit Dash (219MM1408), "Effect of fibre polarity during electrophoretic deposition of graphene oxide on carbon fibre and evaluation of mechanical behaviour of composite" - M.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Abhisek Agrawalla (111MM0264), "DURABILITY ASSESSMENT OF MULTIWALLED CARBON-NANOTUBES MODIFIED ADVANCED FIBROUS POLYMERIC COMPOSITE IN DIFFERENT MARINE ENVIRONMENT" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Hem Shruti Bhardwaj (111MM0357), "Environmental Study Of Nano-Filler Embedded Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Namrata Keshri (111MM0365), "DURABILITY ASSESSMENT OF MULTIWALLED CARBON-NANOTUBES MODIFIED ADVANCED FIBROUS POLYMERIC COMPOSITE IN DIFFERENT MARINE ENVIRONMENT" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Prangya Paramita Sahoo (111MM0378), "ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY OF NANO-FILLER EMBEDDED FIBER REINFORCED POLYMER COMPOSITE" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Brajesh Ranjan (112MM0385), "Mechanical performance of epoxy with varying content of carbonaceous nano-filler at elevated temperature" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Jyoti Prakash (112MM0387), "Role of environmental temperature on the mechanical behaviour of Nanoclay modified epoxy composite" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Philkhana Naga Harshita (112MM0499), "Role of environmental temperature on the mechanical behaviour of Nanoclay modified epoxy composite" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Sweta Sahoo (112MM0419), "ELEVATED TEMPERATURE PERFORMANCE OF CARBON NANOTUBE MODIFIED EPOXY NANOCOMPOSITES" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Varsha Parida (112MM0413), "ELEVATED TEMPERATURE PERFORMANCE OF CARBON NANOTUBE MODIFIED EPOXY NANOCOMPOSITES" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Swastik Somaray Mashyal (112MM0407), "Role of environmental temperature on the mechanical behaviour of 0.5 wt % carbon nano fiber modified epoxy nanocomposite and glass fibre reinforced composite" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016 Summer
  • Akula Gayatri Sri Anjani (113MM0435), "Effect of Loading Rate and Temperature on Mechanical Performance of CNT Modified Glass Epoxy Fiber Reinforced Composite" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Arunesh Kumar Pandey (113MM0456), "Effect of Loading Rate and Temperature on Mechanical Performance of CNT Modified Glass Epoxy Fiber Reinforced Composite" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Ashika Agrawal (113MM0434), "Flexural and Creep behavior of CNF enhanced GFRP composites at different temperatures" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Bata Krishna Giri (113MM0445), "Flexural and Creep behavior of CNF enhanced GFRP composites at different temperatures" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Dipesh Divyanshu (113MM0443), "Cryogenic performance of Nano-Silica embedded Glass Fibre Reinforced Polymer composite" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Goswami Tanmay Mahendra (113MM0602), "Effect of Nano-Silica reinforcement on mechanical behaviour of GFRP composites at different temperatures" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2017 Summer
  • Ankit Adarsha Patra (114MM0264), "Effect of Freeze-thaw cycling on properties of CNT reinforced glass-epoxy composite" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Chaganti S Sarat Chandra (114MM0642), "Effect of Hydrothermal cycling on mechanical properties of Glass Fibre/Epoxy composites with and without CNT" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Ganesh Arepalli (114MM0500), "Effect of Hydrothermal cycling on mechanical properties of Glass fibre/Epoxy composites with and without CNT" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Soubhagya Kumar Nayak (114MM0263), "Effect of Freeze-thaw cycling on properties of CNT reinforced glass-epoxy composite" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Himanshu Shekhar (115MM0659), "Fabrication of Single Lap Joint and determination of the effect of adhesive thickness on the lap shear strength of the joint" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • P.N. Shivangi (115MM0476), "Experimental investigation on the effect of nano- fillers on the carbon fibre modified through Electrophoretic deposition" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Saswat Choudhury (115MM0482), "Enhancement in Properties and Performance of advanced FRP composites to be used in structural applications through fiber modification" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Shashwat Alok (115MM0657), "Fabrication of Single Lap Joint and determination of the effect of adhesive thickness on the lap shear strength of the joint" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Vinit Kumar Agarwalla (115MM0477), "Assessment of severely thermal shock conditioning of nano TiO2 enhanced glass fiber/epoxy composites at various loading rate" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Kathula Padma Nayani (116MM0536), "Mechanical Characterisation of Adhesively Bonded Lap Joints: An Assessment on Adhesive Types and Testing Temperature" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Lavudya Saikiran (116MM0545), "FRP STRENGTHENED STEEL STRUCTURES" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020 Summer
  • Ankush Kumar Gautam (117MM0688), "Effect of Cure Parameters on Vinyl ester Polymer" - B.Tech.    Co-supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • B Arnimesh Nayak (117MM0629), "Effect of Matrix Modification and Alignment Techniques on the mechanical properties of FRP Composite." - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Bandi Manohar (117MM0622), "Effect of Aluminium Powder Addition on the Thermal Behaviour of Short Carbon Fibre Reinforced Epoxy Composites" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Shiny Lohani (117MM0619), "Mechanical Behavior of Glass/Epoxy composites modified with MWCNT and MLG" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Supreet Mohanty (117MM0626), "Investigation of Elastic Properties of Titanium Dioxide from First principles" - B.Tech.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Sai Seetha Ram Nomula (712MM1168), "Durability assessment of Carbon nano tubes embedded glass fiber reinforced polymer composites at elevated temperature and different corrosive environments" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Co-supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Sohan Kumar Ghosh (712MM1117), "Flexural and creep performance of graphene oxide reinforced glass fiber/epoxy composite at elevated temperatures" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Abhijeet Anand (713MM1109), "Graphene oxide embedded GFRP composites: A feasibility study for Marine applications" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Poulami Banerjee (713MM1132), "Development of multi-scale GFRP composites using Nano-silica functionalized Graphene oxide" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Co-supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Soubhik De (714MM1131), "Interphase Modification of CFRP composite by Electrophoretic deposition by carbon based nanofillers and its impact at different service temperatures" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Co-supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • N Jyoti Krishna (714MM1100), "Nano Silica hybridized Graphene Oxide: Suitability analysis for reinforcing FRP composites" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2019 Summer
  • Bhaskar Sen (715MM1154), "Techniques to enhance the mechanical properties of carbon nanotube embedded glass fibre reinforced epoxy composites" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Co-supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Satyaroop Patnaik (715MM1108), "Interlaminar performance of cryogenically conditioned CFRP composites modified by graphene based nanofillers via electrophoretic deposition" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Ritupurna Sahoo (716MM1117), "DURABILITY ANALYSIS OF SINGLE LAP JOINT FRP COMPOSITES USING CARBON NANOTUBE REINFORCED EPOXY ADHESIVES AT DIFFERENT TEMPERATURES" - B.Tech. M.Tech Dual Degree    Co-supervisor     2020-21 Spring

 Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours
  • Gold Medalist for 1st position in M.E. at IISc Bangalore (Materials Engineering),    2013
  • All India Rank 1 in GATE (Metallurgical Engineering),    2011
  • Silver Medalist for 1st position in B.Tech. at NIT Rourkela (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering),    2010
Memberships / Fellowships
  • Life member of The Indian Institute of Metals (IIM),    2016