Faculty At Mechanical Department



Abhishek Singh
Abhishek Singh
Assistant Professor Grade-I
Basic Information Research Interest:-Advanced and Hybrid Machining Processes, Machining of Advanced Materials, Processing and Characterization of Composite Materials, Metal Matrix Composites
Email :- abhishek.singh@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. 2ME658: Industrial Organization & Behavior - PG
  2. 6ME146: Measurement & Instrumentation - UG
  3. 2ME657: Machining Science - PG
  4. 6ME125: Machine Tools & Machining - UG
  5. 6ME162, ME1724: Operations Research (O.R.) - UG
  6. 1ME644: Composite Materials - PG
  7. ME7202: Experimental Methods - PhD
  8. ME1618, 7ME150: Non-Conventional Manufacturing Process - UG
  9. 2ME102, MEL1401: Engineering Graphics - UG
  10. 1ME102: Workshop Practice - UG
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D (Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering) - IIT Roorkee - 2014
    Memberships & Society
    1. Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) - Life Membership
    2. Powder Metallurgy Association of India (PMAI) - Life Membership
    3. Indian Society of Mechanical Engineers (ISME) - Senior Member - Life Membership
    4. International Association of Engineers (IAENG) - Life Membership
    5. The Asia Society of Researcher (ASR) - Senior Member - Life Membership
    6. Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors (theIRED) - Senior Member (UAMAE)
    7. Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) - Life Membership
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Nodal Officer, Department of Mechanical Engineering
      2. Department Academic Monitoring Coordinator - 16 July 2020 - Continue
      3. Member, Board of Studies-UG/PG in Mechanical Engineering
      4. Faculty Advisor - MTech (Production) - 03 August 2018 - Continue
      5. Member Secretary, DPC - 17 July 2020 - Continue
      6. Professor-In-Charge: CAM Lab - 1st March 2020 - Continue
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. Professor-In-Charge: Carpentry Shop (2013 - 29 February 2020)
        2. Member, Village Development Committee
        3. Member, Department Research Committee (2014 - 2016)
        4. Assistant Coordinator MIS -TEQIP (2013 - 2017)
        5. Co-Convener Freshers Welcome - 2015
        6. Coordinator SFTI CSAB 2016 & Member Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB)-Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2016
        7. Coordinator PG, MED (2013 - June 2016)
        8. Member Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) - Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2015
        9. Co-Convener Freshers Welcome - 2014
        10. Professor-In-Charge: Fitting Shop (2013 -2015)
        11. Member Secretary Faculty Requirement - 2015
        12. Member Secretary (Technical Assistant, Jr. Engineer Elect. and SAS Assistant) Requirement - 2014
          Work Experiences
          1. Assistant Professor, MED - (Grade-I, Level 12), NIT Patna (2018 - Till Date)
          2. Assistant Professor, MED - (AGP 7000), NIT Patna (2014 - 2018)
          3. Assistant Professor, MED - (AGP 6000), NIT Patna (2013 - 2014)
            Books
            1. Chapter: Effect of Fiber Hybridization on the Mechanical Behaviors of Basalt/Borassus Fruit Fiber (BFF) Reinforced Epoxy Composites (Book: Advances in Engineering Design), Nitish Kumar and Abhishek Singh, Springer Book Series, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering - 2020.
            2. Chapter: Optimization of Input Control Variables in Electric Discharge Machining of Inconel-718, Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Tanya Singh, Subham Chettri, V Vikali Sumi, Alomi P. Zhimomi, Stephen Dilip Mohapatra , Springer Book Series, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Switzerland (Accepted) - 2019.
            3. Chapter: Effect of Fiber Orientation on the Tensile and Wear Properties of Flax Fiber-Reinforced Composites, Book Name: Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Nitish Kumar, Petta Avinash, Abhishek Singh, Kishore Debnath: DOI: 10.1007/978-981-15-0124-1_46., Springer Book Series, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering - 2019.
            4. Chapter: Electro-Discharge Drilling of Metal Matrix Composites. Book Name: Hole-Making and Drilling Technology for Composites. , Abhishek Singh, Sabindra Kachhap and Ravindra Kumar, ISBN:9780081023976, Woodhead Publishing Limited of Abington Hall, Cambridge, U.K. - 2019.
            5. Proceeding: International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing , , Editors Kumar A., Singh M.P., Singh A., Upadhyay V., Kumar A., Gowrisankar S., , Excel Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-86724-81-6, , 4-6, June - 2018.
            6. Chapter: Prediction of Controllable Process Variables on Various Workpieces Materials in CNC-WEDM, Book Name: Innovation in Materials Science and Engineering, Sabindra Kachhap and Abhishek Singh, Springer Nature Singapore Private Limited, Singapore - 2019.
            7. Chapter: Conventional and Unconventional Hole Making in Metal Matrix Composites, Book Name: Machining and Machine-Tools, Inderdeep Singh, Srabjit Singh and Abhishek Singh ISBN: 978-0-85709-219-9 (online), Woodhead Publishing Limited of Abington Hall, Cambridge, U.K. - 2013.
              Journals
              1. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh and Kishore Debnath, Effect of fiber weight ratio on the mechanical and water absorption performance of borassus/epoxy composites. Journal of Materials Testing (CARL HANSER VERLAG, GERMANY). , June - 2020,(Accepted) IF: 0.573 SCIE.
              2. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh and Kishore Debnath, Influence of Surface Modification on Mechanical Characterization and Water Absorption behavior of Borassus Fruit Fiber Reinforced Composites. Emerging Materials Research. 9(3), 11 June - 2020,1-9, 10.1680/jemmr.19.00067, IF:0.413 (SCIE).
              3. Nitish Kumar and Abhishek Singh, Study the Effect of Fiber Orientation on Mechanical Properties of Bidirectional Basalt Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites. Journal of Materials Today: Proceedings. , May - 2020,1-7, 10.1016/j.matpr.2020.05.707, SCOPUS.
              4. Prakhar Kumar Kharwar, Rajesh Kumar Verma and Abhishek Singh, Neural network modeling and combined compromise solution (CoCoSo) method for optimization of drilling performances in polymer nano composites. Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, SAGE Publications. , 16 July - 2020,1-28, 10.1177/0892705720939165, IF: 1.529 (SCI).
              5. Prakhar Kumar Kharwar, Rajesh Kumar Verma and Abhishek Singh, Simultaneous optimisation of quality and productivity characteristics during machining of multiwall carbon nanotube/epoxy nano composites. Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering (Taylor & Francis). , 22 July - 2020,1-19, 10.1080/14484846.2020.1794511, IF: 0.96 (ESCI).
              6. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh, Kishore Debnath, Niranjan Kumar, Water Absorption and Mechanical Behaviour of Borassus Fruit Fibre-Reinforced Composites. Emerging Materials Research. 9 (1), March - 2020,1-9, Https://doi.org/10.1680/jemmr.19.00044, IF: 0.413, SCIE.
              7. Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Sabindra Kachhap, Neeraj Nath, A Comparative Study of EDD and PM-EDD in Producing Holes in Inconel 718 Alloy. Key Engineering Materials. 833, March - 2020,48-53, SCOPUS.
              8. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh, Kishore Debnath, Rajesh Ranjan, Mechanical Characterization of Animal Hair Based Composites. Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research (IJFTR). , October - 2019,(Accepted), IF:0.511, SCI.
              9. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh, Rajesh Ranjan, Fabrication and Mechanical Characterization of Horse Hair (HH) Reinforced Polypropylene (PP) Composites. Journal of Materials Today: Proceedings. 19 - 2019,622-625, DOI: 10.1016/j.matpr.2019.08.078, SCOPUS.
              10. Nitish Kumar and Abhishek Singh, Effect of stacking sequence of bi-directional jute/flax fiber on tensile strength, water absorption and tribological behavior of epoxy based hybrid composites. Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research (IJFTR). 44 , December - 2019,500-504, IF:0.511, SCI.
              11. Bassam Khan, Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Effect of Input Variables and Cryogenic Treatment in Wire Electric Discharge Machining of Ti-6Al-4V Alloy for Biomedical Applications. Journal of Materials Today Proceedings . - 2019,(Accepted), SCOPUS.
              12. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh and Kishore Debnath, A Study of Material Removal during Electrical-Discharge Drilling of Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites. . Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research. 78(364-367(June)) - 2019,IF: 0.735, SCI.
              13. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh and Sanoj Kumar , Performance Evaluation of Different Electrode Geometries in Electric Discharge Drilling of MMCs. . International journal of mechanical engineering and robotics research. 8 (4), July - 2019,(Accepted): SCOPUS.
              14. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh and Kishore Debnath, Process Optimization and Comparative Analysis of EDM and EDD Process in Machining Al6063/10% SiC Metal Matrix Composites. . Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences . - 2018 ,(Accepted), IF:0.794, SCI.
              15. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh and Kishore Debnath, Electric Discharge Drilling of Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites using Different Tool Electrodes . Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research. 77(06), June - 2018,325-329, IF: 0.735, SCI.
              16. Ravinder Kumar, Abhishek Singh and Inderdeep Singh, Electric discharge hole grinding in hybrid metal matrix composite. Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 32(2) - 2017,127-134, IF: 3.350, SCIE.
              17. Abhishek Singh, Pradeep Kumar and Inderdeep Singh, Electric Discharge Drilling of Metal Matrix Composites with Different Tool Geometries. Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture. 227 - 2013,1245-49, IF: 2.12, SCI.
              18. Abhishek Singh, Pradeep Kumar and Inderdeep Singh, Optimization of Electro-Discharge Drilling on Metal Matrix Composites. Journal of Procedia Engineering, Elsevier. 64 - 2013,1157 - 65, .
              19. Abhishek Singh, Pradeep Kumar and Inderdeep Singh, Design and Development of Electro-Discharge Drilling Process. Advanced Materials Research. 651 - 2013,607-11, .
              20. Sarbjit Singh, Abhishek Singh, Inderdeep Singh, Akshay Dvivedi, Optimization of the Process Parameters for Drilling of Metal Matrix Composites (MMC) Using Taguchi Analysis. Advanced Materials Research. 410 - 2012,249-52, .
              21. Divya Prakash, Mohammad Tariq, Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Kishore Debnath, Influence of Cryogenic Treatment on the performance of Micro- EDM Tool Electrode in machining of Magnesium Alloy AZ-31B. Journal of Materials Today: Proceedings. (Accepted), SCOPUS.
                International Conferences
                1. Nitish Kumar and Abhishek Singh , Effect of Fiber Hybridization on the Mechanical Behaviors of Basalt/Borassus Fruit Fiber (BFF) Reinforced Epoxy Composites, International Conference on Innovative Engineering Design, 18-19 January.  Jointly organized by NIT Uttarakhand, IIT Roorkee and The Institution of Engineers, Uttarakhand State Centre (India) - 2020, (Accepted)..
                2. Divya Prakash, Mohammad Tariq, Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Kishore Debnath, Influence of Cryogenic Treatment on the performance of Micro- EDM Tool Electrode in machining of Magnesium Alloy AZ-31B, 2nd International Conference on “Recent Trends in Metallurgy, Materials Science and Manufacturing -2019 (IMME19), 27-28 December .  National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli - 2019, .
                3. Nitish Kumar and Abhishek Singh, Study the Effect of Fiber Orientation on Mechanical Properties of Bidirectional Basalt Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites, 2nd International Conference on “Recent Trends in Metallurgy, Materials Science and Manufacturing -2019 (IMME19), 27-28 December .  National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli - 2019, .
                4. Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Divya Prakash, Abner Ankit Lawrence, Biomaterials and their Surface Modifications: A Review, International Conference on “Mechanical Engineering Design” (ICMechD 2019), at Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN) College of Engineering.  Chennai, India,April - 2019, .
                5. Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Bassam Khan, Effect of Input Variables and Cryogenic Treatment in Wire Electric Discharge Machining of Ti-6Al-4V Alloy for Biomedical Applications, International Conference on Materials and Manufacturing Methods (MMM 2019).  National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli (NITT), India,July - 2019, (Accepted).
                6. Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh, Tanya Singh, Subham Chettri, V Vikali Sumi, Alomi P. Zhimomi, Stephen Dilip Mohapatra , Optimization of Input Control Variables in Electric Discharge Machining of Inconel-718, International Conference on “Innovative Product Design and Intelligent Manufacturing System” (ICIPDIMS 2019).  National Institute of Technology Rourkela (NITR), Rourkela, India,May - 2019, .
                7. Rahul Davis, Abhishek Singh and Sabindra Kachhap , Experimental Investigation of Effect of Input Control Variables of Near Dry Electric Discharge Drilling Process, Materials Processing and Characterization (ICMPC-2019).  ICMPC-2019, Hyderabad, India. ,March - 2019, .
                8. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh, Rahul Davis and Neeraj Nath, Comparative Study of EDD and PM-EDD in producing Holes in Inconel 718 alloy, Material and Manufacturing Technology, ICMMT 2019.  University of Malaya and Ambassador Row Hotel Suites by Lanson Place, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,April - 2019, .
                9. Nitish Kumar, Petta Avinash, Abhishek Singh, Kishore Debnath, EFFECT OF FIBER ORIENTATION ON THE TENSILE AND WEAR PROPERTIES OF FLAX FIBER-REINFORCED COMPOSITES, IC-RIDME 2018.  NIT Meghalaya, Shillong - 2018, .
                10. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh and Sanoj Kumar, Performance Evaluation of Different Electrode Geometry in Electric Discharge Drilling of MMCs, ICDMM-2018.  University of the Ryukyus, Japan,August - 2018, .
                11. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh and Deepak Sagar, Experimental Study of Process Parameters in Electric Discharge Turning of Stainless Steel Utilizing Taguchi Method, ASCADM-2018 .  24-28, NIT PATNA ,June - 2018, .
                12. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh and Petta Avinash, Effect of Fiber Content on Mechanical Property and Water Absorption Behaviour of Jute Fiber-Epoxy Composites, ASCADM-2018.  487-490, NIT PATNA ,June - 2018, .
                13. Munna Verma , Sabindra Kachhap , A.N Sinha and Abhishek Singh, CFD Simulation using Two-Fluid Model for The Design of Bubbling Fluidized Bed Reactor, ASCADM-2018.  362-366, NIT PATNA ,June - 2018, .
                14. Deen Bandhu, Abhishek Singh and Arun Kumar, Experimental Analysis of Desiccant based Water Recovery System from Atmosphric Air, ASCADM-2018.  338-347, NIT PATNA ,June - 2018, .
                15. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh, Petta Avinash, Experimental investigation of Electric Discharge Drilling with Multiple Hole Electrodes on MMCs, ICAPIE 2017.  DTU New Delhi , October - 2017, .
                16. Sabindra Kachhap, Abhishek Singh, Prediction of controllable process variables on various workpieces materials in CNC-WEDM, ICEMIT 2017.  Amity University Ranchi , December - 2017, .
                17. Nitish Kumar, Niranjan Kumar, Abhishek Singh, Mechanical Properties and Water Absorption Behaviour of Human Hair and Borassus Fruit Fibre/Human Hair Hybrid Composite, ICAPIE 2017.  DTU New Delhi , October - 2017, .
                18. Abhishek Singh, Sabindra Kachhap, Ravinder Kumar, Experimental Investigation of EDD on Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites, PFAM 2014.  IIT Roorkee,December - 2014, .
                19. Abhishek Singh et al. , Optimization of electro-discharge drilling on metal matrix composites, ICoNDM 2013.  IIITDM Kanchipuram - 2013, .
                20. Abhishek Singh et al. , Design and development of electro-discharge drilling process, ICAM 2012.  Singapore - 2012, .
                21. Abhishek Singh et al. , A Study of EDD process on developed hybrid metal matrix composite, ICAM 2012.  IIT BHU - 2012, .
                22. Abhishek Singh et al. , Multi-response optimization for quality features in ED-drilling on hybrid metal matrix composite, PFAM-2012.  IIT Guwahati - 2012, .
                23. Abhishek Singh et al. , Prediction of optimal process parameters for WEDM of tungsten carbide using Taguchis robust methodology, ICCMM-2011.  IIT Guwahati - 2011, .
                24. Abhishek Singh et al. , Experimental study on WEDM of mild steel using Taguchis robust methodology, CPIE-2010.  Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar - 2010, .
                National Conferences
                1. Nitish Kumar, Abhishek Singh and Sonalal Kumar Ray, Mechanical Characterization of Betel Nut Natural Powder Reinforced Epoxy Composites, NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FUTURISTICS IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (FME-2019).  1-6, MADAN MOHAN MALAVIYA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY GORAKHPUR (U.P),28-29 March - 2019, ISBN: 978-81-933908-3-2.
                2. Abhishek Singh et al. , Wire electro-discharge machining of different work-piece materials: experimental study, NCAMT-2013.  NITTTR Chandigarh - 2013, .
                3. Abhishek Singh et al. , Casting of SiC/Gr/Al2O3 reinforced hybrid metal matrix composite, AMMSD-2012.  HBTI Kanpur - 2012, .
                4. Abhishek Singh and Dipankar Bose, Modeling of process variables for MRR in EDM using response surface methodology, Recent Advances in Manufacturing Technology and Management (RAMTM 2010).  Jadavpur university ,February - 2010, .
                5. Abhishek Singh et al. , Study of tool wear in secondary processing of metal matrix composites, National Conference on Futuristic Trends in Mechanical Engineering .  GNDEC, Ludhiana - 2010, .
                6. Abhishek Singh et al. , Interfacial characterization of tungsten matrix composites with copper coated interface, AMPD-2010.  S V National Institute of Technology Surat - 2010, .
                Professional Services
                1. Technical (National) Advisory Committee, International Conference on Industrial and Manufacturing Systems (CIMS-2020) from 26 -28 June, 2020 at NIT Jalandhar
                2. National Advisory Committee, International Conference on Innovative Engineering Design - 2020 (18-20 January 2020), Jointly Organized by NIT Uttarakhand, IIT Roorkee and The Institution of Engineers (India)
                3. Jointly organizing international conferance in Industrial and Manufacturing Systems (CIMS - 2020) 26 – 28, June 2020 at NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, INDIA
                4. Award: Best Research Paper Award for the research paper titled “A Comparative Study of EDD and PM-EDD in Producing Holes in Inconel 718 Alloy” in 10th International Conference on “Material and Manufacturing Technology” (ICMMT 2019), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, during April 26th-28th, 2019
                5. Received the invitation of Keynote Speaker and Technical Committee at Singapore.
                6. Guest of Honour at Hanswahini Institute of Science & Technology Prayagraj, U.P for Engineers Day 2019.
                7. Recipient of “International Travel Support” funded by SERB-DST, Govt. of India to Attend the International Conference - ICAM 2012. Singapore (2012)
                8. Invited talk on SEMINAR: ENGINEERING IN FUTURE, (14 Sep 2019) Organized by Hanswahini Institute of Science And Technology Naini Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh
                9. Technical advisory board Committee, International Conference on Advances in Material Science and Mechanical Engineering” (ICAMSME 2020) during 7th- 9th Feb 2020, Department of Mechanical Engineering, N.B.K.R. Institute of Science & Technology (Autonomous), Vidyanagar, Nellore Dist-524 413, Andhra Pradesh, India
                10. National Advisory Committee, 6th International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering (CPIE-2019) June 8-10, 2019 : Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, INDIA
                11. Project Reviewer, Council of Science and Technology, U.P. Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of U.P.
                12. National Advisory Committee, DRDO Sponsored National conference on Advanced Technologies and Environmental Safety (ATES-2019)
                13. National Advisory Committee, National conference on Futuristics in Mechanical Engineering (FME-2019) March 28th -29th, 2019 Sponsored by TEQIP-III, Department of Mechanical Engineering Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur (U.P)
                14. Organized International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing (ASCADM–2018), 4-6 June, 2018.
                15. Organised short term course on ADVANCED MANUFACTURING PRACTICES - 2016, March 07-12, 2016
                16. Reviewer of many reputed International Conferences (AIMTDR etc.)
                17. Reviewer of International Journal of Engineering Manufacture, SAGE IMechE Part B
                18. Reviewer of Sadhana - Academy Proceedings in Engineering Science.
                19. Reviewer of Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems
                20. Reviewer of International Journal of Additive and Subtractive Materials Manufacturing (IJASMM).
                21. Reviewer of International Journal of Materials and Product Technology
                Phd Students
                1. Mr.Santosh Kumar Yadav (MHRD Fellowship) -Ongoing ).
                2. Mr. Rahul Davis (Full Time Sponsored) - - (Ongoing ).
                3. Mr. Nitish Kumar (MHRD Fellowship) - - Fabrication and Mechanical Characterization of Natural Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites (Submitted 2020 ).
                4. Dr. Sabindra Kachhap (MHRD Fellowship) - Improvement on Quality of EDD Holes by using Novel Technique (Presently Posted as a Assistant Professor MED at NIT Manipur) ( Awarded - 2019 ).