Pradeep Keelka (2020)

Ph.D. Candidate

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

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

Email: pkeelka@kgpian.iitkgp.ac.in

Rabin Kumar Samal (2021) 

Ph.D. Candidate

B.Tech, BPUT Odisha, M.Tech, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad

Ph.D. Topic: Fracture Propagation in Rock under Dynamic Loading Condition.

Email: rks.shyanu@gmail.com

Jayanth Iylaboina (2021) 

Ph.D. Candidate

B.Tech, Andhra, M.Tech, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad

Ph.D. Topic: Roof Monitoring in Underground Mines.

Email: jay.mining@iitkgp.ac.in

Banothu Ramesh (2021) 

Ph.D. Research Associate

B.Tech, Kothagudem School of Mines (KSM), M.Tech, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad

Ph.D. Topic: A Study on Temperature Effect on Dynamic Properties of Rocks.

Email: ramesh.20@kgpian.iitkgp.ac.in

Ankit Sahoo (2021) 

B.Tech

BTP Topic: Optimisation of Dumper Routes.

Email: ankitsahoo07@gmail.com

Kumidini Kesana (2021) 

B.Tech

BTP Topic: Structural Analysis of Bucket Wheel Excavator.

Email: kummikesana@gmail.com

Sushant Singh (2021) 

Dual Degree

MTP Topic: Numerical Analysis on Crack Propagation in a Rock.

Email: sushant.241299@gmail.com 

Md. Shahbaz Ansari (2021) 

Dual Degree

MTP Topic: Numerical Simulation of Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar Tests.

Email: mdshahbaznsr5@gmail.com

Subrojit Mandal (2021) 

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

Research Topic: Drilling in Rocks.

Email: subhrojit08@iitkgp.ac.in

Past Members:

M.Tech:

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.

B.Tech:

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.

Intern:

1. Kaustuv Ray (2021) Dual Degree, Mining Engineering (Micro-specialisation: Mechanical Engineering),

                                      NIT Rourkela

    Study on drilling in rocks by using shockwaves.