Faculty At Mechanical Department



Kuntal Maji
Kuntal Maji
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Incremental Sheet Metal Forming, Wire-Arc Additive Manufacturing
Email :- kmaji@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-462

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Materials Science and Engineering (UG)
  2. Metal Forming (PG)
  3. Finite element method (UG)
  4. Modeling & simulation (PG)
  5. Rapid Prototyping (PG)
  6. CAD/CAM (UG)
  7. Workshop Practice (UG)
  8. Engineering Graphics (UG)
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D. (Manufacturing-Laser metal forming) - IIT Kharagpur - 2014
  2. M.Tech. (Manufacturing Engineering) - IIT Kharagpur - 2009
  3. B.E. - Jadavpur University - 2005
    Current Administrative Responsibility
    1. Faculty Advisor (ISIE Club)
    2. Faculty Advisor (M.Tech. Production, 1st Year)
      Past Administrative Responsibility
      1. Faculty Advisor M.Tech. Production 2nd Year (Jan 2018-June 2019)
      2. M. Tech. Production Coordinator (Aug, 2015 to Dec, 2017)
        Work Experiences
        1. Executive Engineer (2005-2006) in L. J. Machinery and Co. Ltd., Kol.-16, W. B.
        2. Ad. Hoc. Faculty (2014-2015) in NIT Jamshedpur
        3. Assistant Professor (2015-2015) in MNIT Jaipur
        4. Assistant Professor (2015-Present) in NIT Patna
          Books
          1. G Kumar, Saurabh, M Roshan, K Nandan, K Maji (2020), An Experimental Study on Single-Point Incremental Forming of AA5083 Sheet Using Response Surface Methodology, Chapter 7, Advances in Forming, Machining and Automation, Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd, 91-103.
          2. Modeling and Analysis of Laser Metal Forming Processes by Finite Element and Soft Computing Methods, Kuntal Maji, D. K. Pratihar, A. K. Nath, LAP LAMBART Academic Publishing (ISBN: 978-3-659-91903-9), November - 2016.
            Journals
            1. , K Maji, SS Chakraborty, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2020), Inverse analysis and multi-objective optimization of coupling mechanism based laser forming process, Sadhana 45 (8), 01-16. .
            2. , K Maji (2019) Experimental investigations on spatial and temporal laser irradiations in pulsed laser forming of thin metal sheets, Journal of Laser Applications 31, 0420101-15. .
            3. , K Maji, G Kumar (2019) Inverse analysis and multi-objective optimization of single-point incremental forming of AA5083 aluminum alloy sheet, Soft Computing, 1-17, DOI: 10.1007/s00500-019-04211-z. .
            4. , K Maji (2019) Parametric Study and Optimization of Pulsed Laser Thermal Micro-Forming of Thin Sheets, International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering 9 (2), 47-61. .
            5. , K Maji, SS Chakraborty, D K Pratihar and A K Nath (2019) Inverse analysis and multi-objective optimization of coupling mechanism based laser forming process, Sadhana, (Accepted). .
            6. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2018) Forward and inverse predictions of deformations in laser forming of shaped surfaces under coupling mechanism, Journal of Laser Applications 30 (3), 0320101-11. .
            7. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2016) Experimental investigations, modeling, and optimization of multi-scan laser forming of AISI 304 stainless steel sheet, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 83 (9-12), 141-1455. .
            8. , SS Chakraborty, K Maji, V Racherla, AK Nath (2015) Investigation on laser forming of stainless steel sheets under coupling mechanism, Optics & Laser Technology 71, 29-44. .
            9. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2014) Analysis of pulsed laser bending of sheet metal using neural networks and neuro-fuzzy system, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture 228(9), 1015-1026. .
            10. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2014) Laser forming of a dome shaped surface: Experimental investigations, statistical analysis and neural network modeling, Optics and Lasers in Engineering 53, 31-42. .
            11. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2013) Experimental investigations and statistical analysis of pulsed laser bending of AISI 304 stainless steel sheet, Optics & Laser Technology 49, 18-27. .
            12. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, AK Nath (2013) Analysis and synthesis of laser forming process using neural networks and neuro-fuzzy inference system, Soft Computing 17 (5), 849-865. .
            13. , K Maji, R Shukla, AK Nath, DK Pratihar (2013) Finite element analysis and experimental investigations on laser bending of AISI304 stainless steel sheet, Procedia Engineering 64, 528-535. .
            14. , K Maji, DK Pratihar (2011) Modeling of electrical discharge machining process using conventional regression analysis and genetic algorithms, Journal of materials engineering and performance 20 (7), 1121-1127. .
            15. , K Maji, DK Pratihar (2010) Forward and reverse mappings of electrical discharge machining process using adaptive network-based fuzzy inference system, Expert Systems with Applications 37 (12), 8566-8574. .
            16. , K Maji, DK Pratihar, S Patra (2010), Modelling of electrical discharge machining process using regression analysis, adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system and genetic algorithm, International Journal of Data Mining, Modelling and Management 2 (1), 75-94. .
              International Conferences
              1. , Ashish Kumar, Kunal Kumar, K Maji (2019) Characterization of stainless steel wall type structure Fabricated by wire arc additive manufacturing, Int. Conference COPEN-11, Dec., 12-14, IIT Indore, India.  .
              2. , Gautam Kumar, K Maji (2019) Formability of polymeric sheet in single point incremental forming, Int. Conference COPEN-11, Dec., 12-14, IIT Indore, India.  .
              3. , Kuntal Maji, Swatantra Kumar, Gautam Kumar, Experimental study on the effects of incremental forming and friction stir welding on formability of AA5083 sheet, 2nd International Conference on New Frontiers in Engineering, Science & Technology (NFEST, Feb. 18-22, 2019).  .
              4. , Kuntal Maji, Optimizing pulsed fiber laser welding process parameters of thin Ti6Al4V sheet to control angular distortion, 2nd International Conference on New Frontiers in Engineering, Science & Technology (NFEST, Feb. 18-22, 2019).  .
              5. , Gautam Kumar, Saurabh, Maharshi Roshan, Kumar Nandan, Kuntal Maji, Prediction and optimization of deformations in coupling mechanism based laser forming of sheet metals, 7th International and 28th All India Manufacturing Technology, Designand Research Conference (AIMTDR, Dec. 13-15, 2018).  .
              6. , Ashish Kumar, Kuntal Maji, Bead modelling and deposition path planning in wire arc additive manufacturing of three dimensional parts, International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials & Manufacturing Technologies (ICRAMMT, Nov. 19-20, 2018).  .
              7. , Kuntal Maji, Prediction and optimization of deformations in coupling mechanism based laser forming of sheet metals, International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials & Manufacturing Technologies (ICRAMMT, Nov. 19-20, 2018).  .
              8. , Ashish Kumar, Mangam Jagan, Kuntal Maji, Finite element analysis and experimental study on deposition of 430L stainless steel in wire arc additive manufacturing, International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing (ASCADAM, June, 04-06, 2018).  .
              9. , Gautam Kumar, Deepak Kumar, Kuntal Maji, Theoretical and experimental prediction of forming limit curve for aluminium alloy AA5083 sheet, International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing (ASCADAM, June, 04-06, 2018).  .
              10. , Gautam Kumar, Kuntal Maji, Strain- and stress-based forming limit curves for DP 590 steel sheet using Marciniak-Kuczynski method, International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Design, materials and Manufacture (ICDEM, Jan., 29-31, 2018).  .
              11. , K. Maji, D.K. Pratihar, A. K. Nath, Finite Element Analysis on pulsed laser forming of sheet metal, 5th International & 26th All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference (AIMTDR, Dec., 12-14, 2014).  .
              12. , K. Maji, R Shukla, DK Pratihar, A. K. Nath, Finite element analysis and experimental investigations on laser bending of AISI304 stainless steel sheet, International Conference on Design and Manufacturing (IconDM, July, 18-20, 2013).  .
              13. , K. Maji, DK Pratihar, A. K. Nath, ¬†Modeling of pulsed laser bending of sheet metal using neurofuzzy system, 4th International & 25th All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference (AIMTDR, Dec., 14-16, 2012).  .
              14. , K. Maji, DK Pratihar, A. K. Nath, ¬†Experimental and numerical study on multiscan laser forming of stainless steel sheet, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Materials Processing (ICAMMP, Dec., 9-11, 2011) .  .
              15. , K. Maji, SS Chakraborty, V Racherla, A. K. Nath, ¬†Study on the effect of Fourier number in laser forming of AISI 304 stainless steel sheet under coupling mechanism using finite element simulations and experiments, International conference on meso, micro and nano engineering (COPEN-8, Dec., 13-15, 2013).  .
              National Conferences
              1. Ashish Kumar, Kuntal Maji, An experimental study on deposition of 430L stainless steel using wire and arc additive manufacturing, National Conference on Advanced Functional Materials Processing & Manufacturing (NCAFMPM-2017).  76-79, CMERI Durgapur - 2017, .
              Projects
              1. Thermo-mechanical analysis and modeling on Laser metal forming at micro- and macro-scales(SERB: 2017-2020)
              Phd Students
              1. Gautam Kumar - Incremental Sheet Metal Forming ( 2016 - Continue).
              2. Ashish Kumar - Wire-Arc Additive Manufacturing ( 2017 - Continue).