Assistant Professor and Departmental Placement Coordinator

Department of Mechanical Engineering,

Tezpur University, P.O.: - Napaam,

PIN - 784028, Assam, India.

Tele: +91-3712-275867(O),


Current Organization:

·         Assistant Professor (09/2012 – present), Mechanical Engineering Department, Tezpur University.

·         Faculty Placement Coordinator, Mechanical Engineering Department, Tezpur University.

·         Research Interests: Manufacturing, Materials Science, Polymeric Composites, Ceramics

·         Subjects Taught: Manufacturing Technology, Industrial Systems Engineering, Composite Materials, Tribology, Engineering Mechanics, Engineering Graphics, Mechanical Measurements and Instrumentation, Advanced Workshop Practice.

Educational Qualification:

·           Master of Science (Materials Engineering) University of Alberta, Canada

·           Bachelor of Engineering National Institute of Technology, Karnataka (NIT), Surathkal

Graduate Research and Teaching:

a)        Research Assistant (2008 – 2010), Chemical and Materials Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Canada.

Advisor: Dr. John A. Nychka

b)        Teaching Assistant (09/2009-12/2009), Materials Science Laboratory, Chemical and Materials Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Course: Introduction to Materials Science

-            Demonstrated laboratory experiments to multiple sections of undergraduate students.

-            Teaching experimental concepts, calculations and grading assignments.

c)        Mentor (09/2009-04/2010), Dean’s Research Award Undergraduate Student Program, Chemical and Materials Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Industrial Career Highlights:


4 years hands on experience on Inspection, Maintenance and Corrosion Control in 20 MMTPA Oil refinery encompassing corrosion monitoring, material selection, inspection of process plants and their static equipment (columns, vessels, heat exchangers, fired heaters, piping, cooling towers, desalination plant packages, storage tanks and spheres), fabrication and welding (piping, vessels and tankages), equipment in-service and shutdown inspection and Non Destructive Testing (Testing) of materials. Handled and coordinated QA/QC & Inspection related activities of static equipment and piping and was actively involved in inspection/maintenance related activities in the construction, pre-commissioning, commissioning, operation and shutdown phase of 20 MMTPA Essar Oil Refinery (specifically in Crude distillation unit, Vacuum distillation unit, Vis breaker unit, Merichem units and Utilities area).

Work Experience:




Sept 2012 – Present

Tezpur University

Assistant Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Sept 2011 – Aug 2012

Essar Oil Limited

Manager - Inspection and Corrosion

Jun 2006 – Jul 2008

Essar Oil Limited

Asst. Manager – Inspection and Corrosion

Jun 2005 – Jun 2006

Essar Oil Limited

Graduate Engineer Trainee


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