Pradeep Keelka (2020)

Ph.D. Research Scholar

B.Tech, MBM Jodhpur, M.Tech, IIT Kharagpur

Ph.D. Topic: Tensile Behaviour of Rock during Blasting Operation.


Kaustav Ray (2021) 

Intern, 3rd Year B.Tech, Mining Engineering, NIT Rourkela

Intern Topic: Shockwave Propagation in Rock.


Subrojit Mandal (2021) 

Research Student, 4th Year B.Tech, Mining Engineering, IIT Kharagpur

Research Topic: Drilling in Rocks.


Past Members:


1. Kamran Khan (2020) M.Tech, Geomechanics for Mineral and Energy Resources 

    Parametric Study on the Efficacy of a Cutting Tool on Rock Surface.

Dual Degree: 

1. Sumedh Wasnik (2020) B.Tech (Dual Degree), Mining Engineering

   Effect of Explosives at the Coalface during Blasting Operation.

2. Himsindhu Biswas (2020) B.Tech (Dual Degree), Mining Engineering

     Applicability of  Machine Learning to the Failure Analysis of Tunnels.


1. Suvvari Akhil Dheeraj (2020) B.Tech, Mining Engineering

    Numerical Simulation of Split Hopkinson Bar Test by Using ABAQUS.

2. Pranay Vibhor Prasad (2020) B.Tech, Mining Engineering

    Development of the Wireless Circuit for an Unmanned Excavator Vehicle System.