Faculty At Mechanical Department



Nilamber Kumar Singh
Nilamber Kumar Singh
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Impact Mechanics, Fracture Mechanics, Bio-Mechanics, Finite Element Methods, Mechanical Vibrations, Dynamic Behaviour of Materials (low, medium and high strain rate levels)
Email :- nilambersingh@nitp.ac.in
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Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. ME721: Advanced Mechanical Engineering Design (PG)
  2. ME726: Mechanical Behaviour of Materials (PG)
  3. ME729: Fracture Mechanics (PG)
  4. ME7202: Experimental Methods (PG)
  5. ME2269: Design of Heat Exchange Equipment (PG)
  6. ME1306: Strength of Materials (UG)
  7. ME1728: Heat Exchanger Design (UG)
  8. ME101: Engineering Graphics (UG)
  9. ME115: Dynamics of Machinery (UG)
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D (Applied Mechanics) - IIT Delhi - 2013
  2. M.E. (Design of Mechanical Equipment) - B.I.T. Mesra, Ranchi - 2007
  3. B.E. (Mechanical Engineering) - B.I.T. Mesra, Ranchi - 2003
    Memberships & Society
    1. Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Life Membership
    2. Powder Metallurgy Association of India (PMAI), Life Membership
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Ph.D Co-ordinator
      2. Convener, Publication Committee at NIT Patna
      3. Co-ordinator, UG - Syllabus Upgradation
      4. Co-ordinator, ISTE Faculty Chapter at NIT Patna
      5. Member, Board of Studies-UG/PG in Mechanical Engineering
      6. Member Secretary, Departmental Purchase Committee, 2013-14
        Work Experiences
        1. October 2013 - Till Date, Assistant Professor, NIT Patna
        2. October 2012 - September 2013, Assistant Professor, B.I.T. Mesra, Ranchi
          Journals
          1. E. Cadoni, N. K. Singh, D. Forni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Strain rate effects on the mechanical behavior of two dual phase steels in tension. Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics . 225 - 2016,409-421, DOI: 10.1140/epjst/e2016-02638-3.
          2. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Quasi-static and dynamic tensile behavior of CP800 steel. Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures . 21 - 2014,531-537, .
          3. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Dynamic tensile and compressive behaviors of mild steel at wide range of strain rates. ASCE, Journal of Engineering Mechanics . 139(9) - 2013,1197-1206, .
          4. N. K. Singh, M. K. Singha, E. Cadoni and N. K. Gupta, Dynamic characteristics of aluminium alloys at wide range of strain rates. Proc Indian Natn Sci Acad, Spl. Issue, Part-A. 79(4) - 2013,587-595, .
          5. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Strain rate sensitivity of Die steel under compressive loads. Advanced Materials Research . 585 - 2012,412-416, .
          6. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Strain rate sensitivity of an aluminium alloy under compressive loads. Advanced Materials Research . 548 - 2012,169-173, .
          7. N.K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Mechanical characterization of multi phase steel at different rates of loading. Material Science Forum . 710 - 2012,421-426, .
          8. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Mechanical behavior of advanced high strength steel at high strain rates. Applied Mechanics and Materials . 82 - 2011,178-183, .
          9. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta , Dynamic tensile behavior of multi phase high yield strength steel. Materials and Design . 32(10) - 2011,5091-5098, .
            International Conferences
            1. N. K. Singh, M. K. Singha, E. Cadoni and N. K. Gupta, Quasi-static and dynamic compressive behaviour of plain carbon steels, Performance, Protection and Strengthening of Structures under Extreme Loading, PROTECT 2013.  26-27 August 2013, Mysore, Karnataka, India.
            2. N. K. Singh, M. K. Singha, E. Cadoni and N. K. Gupta, Dynamic compressive behavior of bearing steel, 3rd Asian conference on Mechanics of Functional Materials and Structures .  5-8 December 2012, 747-750, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
            3. N. K. Singh, S. Rath and A. Kumar, Optimization of Drafting Schedule in Hot Rolling of Steels, 3rd Asian conference on Mechanics of Functional Materials and Structures.  5-8 December 2012, 795-798, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
            4. E. Cadoni, N. K. Singh, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Strain rate behavior of multi phase and complex phase steels for automotive applications, International DYMAT-2012 conference.  2-7 September 2012, Freiburg, Germany. DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/20122605003.
            5. A. K. Behera, N. K. Singh and M. K. Singha, Compressive behavior of AISI-416 stainless steel under different rates of loading, International conference of Mechanical Engineering, WCE2012.  04-06 July 2012, pp. 1879-83, London, U.K..
            6. N. K. Singh, E. Cadoni, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, Mechanical behavior of a structural steel at different rates of loading, International Symposium on Engineering under Uncertainty: Safety assessment and management (ISEUSAM 2012).  4-6 January 2012, BESU, Shibpur, Howrah, India. DOI: 10.1007/978-81-322-0757-3_57.
            7. E. Cadoni, N. K. Singh, M. K. Singha and N. K. Gupta, High strain rate characterization of advanced high strength steel, 3rd International conference on impact loading of lightweight structures.  28th June to 1st July 2011, Valenciennes, France.
            Projects
            1. "Mechanical Characterization of Structural Materials under Dynamic Loading" - Seed Grant of 5 Lakhs from NIT Patna
            Phd Students
            1. Mr. Gyan Prakash - Dynamic Behaviour of Lightweight Metallic Materials ( 2014 - Continue ).
            2. Mr. Kumar Prakash - Mechanical Behaviour and Failure Analysis of Powder Metallurgy Processed Materials under Dynamic Loads ( 2014 - Continue ).
            3. Mr. Manish Kumar Gupta ( 2015 - Continue ).