Faculty At Mechanical Department



Saroj Kumar Sarangi
Saroj Kumar Sarangi
Associate Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Composite Materials & Structures, Smart Materials & Structures, Natural Fibre Reinforced Composites,Solid Mechanics, Nonlinear Vibration and control
Email :- sarojsarangi@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Advanced Strength of Material
  2. Advanced Mechanical Engineering Design
  3. Mechanics of Composite Materials
  4. Theory of Elasticity
  5. Machine Design
  6. Strength of Material
  7. Engineering Graphics
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D. - IIT Kharagpur
    Memberships & Society
    1. The Institution of Engineers (India) - FIE (F-122264-5)
    2. Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) - Life Member
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Member, Departmental Research Committee
      2. Member, Board of studies
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. P.G. Coordinator (2014 - 2018)
        2. Examination-in-Charge (2012 - 2018)
        3. Faculty Adviser, SAE India Collegiate Chapter of ITER, Bhubaneswar (2013 - 2017)
        4. Hostel Warden (2005 - 2008 and 2012 - 2016)
        5. Coordinator for ABET accreditation
        6. Member of Acdemic Council, Siksha O Anusandhan (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar (2016 - 2018)
          Work Experiences
          1. Associate Professor (Mechanical Engg.) NIT Patna (July 2018 - Cont)
          2. Associate Professor (Mechanical Engg.),SOA Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar ( 2012 - 2018)
          3. Assistant Professor, SOA Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar (2008 - 2012)
          4. Lecturer, SOA Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar (2003 - 2008)
            Journals
            1. B.K. Pallai, S.S. Mahapatra and S. K. Sarangi, Investigation of physiochemical and thermal properties of Eichhornia crassipes fibers. Journal of Natural Fibers. - 2019,(https://doi.org/10.1080/15440478.2019.1691110).
            2. N. Pradhan and S. K. Sarangi, Analysis of Functionally Graded Beams Subjected to Thermo-Mechanical Loading Using Finite Element Method. Materials Today: Proceedings. Vol. 5, pp.19490-19496 - 2018,.
            3. R.C. Nayak, M.K. Roul and S.K. Sarangi, Natural convection heat transfer in heated vertical tubes with internal rings. Archives of Thermodynamics. Vol. 39, pp. 85-111 - 2018,.
            4. R.C. Nayak, M.K. Roul and S.K. Sarangi, Experimental Investigation of Natural Convection Heat Transfer in Heated Vertical Tubes with Discrete Rings. Experimental Techniques. Vol. 41 pp. 585-603 - 2017,.
            5. B. Basa and S.K. Sarangi, Vibration Control of Sandwich Plates. Applied Mechanics and Materials. Vol. 612, pp 1-7 - 2014,.
            6. S. K. Sarangi and B.Basa, Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis of Smart Laminated Composite Sandwich Plates. International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics. Vol. 14(1350075) - 2014,.
            7. S. K. Sarangi and M. C. Ray, Smart control of nonlinear vibrations of doubly curved functionally graded laminated composite shells under a thermal environment using 1-3 piezoelectric composites. International Journal of Mechanics and Materials in Design. Vol. 9(1-28) - 2013,.
            8. S. K. Sarangi and M. C. Ray, Smart control of nonlinear vibrations of laminated plates using active fiber composites. International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics. Vol. 12, 1250050 - 2012,.
            9. S. K. Sarangi and M. C. Ray, Active Fiber Composites for Smart Damping of Doubly Curved Laminated Shells. International Journal of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering. Vol. 5, pp. 468-474 - 2011,.
            10. S.K. Sarangi and M.C. Ray, Active Damping of Nonlinear Vibrations of Doubly Curved Laminated Composite Shells. Composite Structures. Vol. 93, pp. 3216-3228 - 2011,.
            11. S. K. Sarangi and M.C. Ray, Active Damping of Geometrically Nonlinear Vibrations of Laminated Composite Shallow Shells Using Vertically/obliquely Reinforced 1-3 Piezoelectric Composites. International Journal of Mechanics and Materials in Design. Vol. 7, pp. 29-44 - 2011,.
            12. S. K. Sarangi and M. C. Ray, Active damping of geometrically nonlinear vibrations of laminated composite plates using vertically reinforced 1-3 piezoelectric composites. Acta Mechanica. Vol. 222, pp. 363-380 - 2011,.
            13. S.K. Sarangi and M.C. Ray, Smart Damping of Geometrically Nonlinear Vibrations of Laminated Composite Beams Using Vertically Reinforced 1-3 Piezoelectric Composites. Smart Materials and Structures. Vol. 19, 075020 - 2010,.
              International Conferences
              1. B. Basa and S. K. Sarangi and N. Pradhan, Transient Response of Sandwich Shells with Opening in a Shear damping mode using AFC , International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering Research and Development (ICRAMERD 2020).  Siksha “O” Anusandhan (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar ,July - 2020, .
              2. N. Pradhan, S. K. Sarangi and B. Basa, Nonlinear Behavior of Smart Functionally Graded Beam using Active Fiber Composite Under Thermal Environment, International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering Research and Development (ICRAMERD 2020).  Siksha “O” Anusandhan (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar,July - 2020, .
              3. R. C. Nayak, M. K. Roul, S. K. Sarangi and A. Sahoo, Enhancement of Natural Convection Inside Vertical Tubes using Internal obstacles as Rings with Different Arrangements, International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering Research and Development (ICRAMERD 2020).  Siksha “O” Anusandhan (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar,July - 2020, .
              4. A. Tripathy, S. K. Sarangi, A. K. Chaubey and U. K. Mohanty, Fabrication of Al/Al2O3 Functionally Graded Material Using Powder Metallurgy Route, International Conference on Application of Robotics in Industry using Advanced Mechanisms (ARIAM 2019).  GIFT, Bhubaneswar,August - 2019, .
              5. A. Tripathy, A. K. Chaubey and S. K. Sarangi, A Case Study on Al/Al2O3 Ultrafine Composites Fabricated Using Powder Metallurgy Route, International Conference on Application of Robotics in Industry using Advanced Mechanisms (ARIAM 2019) .  GIFT, Bhubaneswar,August - 2019, .
              6. A. Tripathy, R. Gupta, S. K. Sarangi and A. K. Chaubey, Design and Fabrication of Aluminium/Alumina Ultra-fine Composite and Functionally Graded Material Using Powder Metallurgy Route, 7th International and 28th All India Manufacturing Technology Design and Research (AIMTDR 2018) .  Anna University, Chennai ,December - 2018, .
              7. A. Tripathy, S. K. Sarangi and A. K. Chaubey, A Review of Solid State Processes in Manufacture of Functionally Graded Materials, International Conference on role of Industrial Engineering in Industry 4.0 Paradigm (ICIEIND 2018) .  Siksha O Anusandhan (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar,September - 2018, .
              8. A. Sahu, N. Pradhan and S. K. Sarangi, Static and Dynamic Analysis of Smart Functionally Graded Beams, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications (IConAMMA 2018).  Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru ,August - 2018, .
              9. N. Pradhan and S. K. Sarangi, Free vibration Analysis of Functionally Graded Beams by Finite Element Method, International Conference on Mechanical, Materials and Renewable Energy (ICMMRE 2017) .  Sikkim Manipal University,December - 2017, .
              10. N. Mishra, B. Basa and S. K. Sarangi, Free Vibration Analysis of Sandwich Plates with Cutouts, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications.  Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru ,July - 2016 , .
              11. S. Das and S. K. Sarangi, Static Analysis of Functionally Graded Composite Beams, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications.  Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru ,July - 2016, .
              12. A. Tripathy and S. K. Sarangi, Nonlinear Transient Vibrations of Functionally Graded Panels, International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP-2015) .  IIT, Guwahati ,December - 2015, .
              13. A.Tripathy, R.K.Panda and S.K. Sarangi, Finite Element Analysis of Smart Functionally Graded Beams, International Conference on Advances in Applied Engineering and Technology (ICAAET-2015).  SA Engineering College, Ramanathapuram,May - 2015, .
              14. S. Das, B. Nayak, S. K. Sarangi and D. K. Biswal, Condition monitoring of robust damage of cantilever shaft using experimental and adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system (ANFIS), International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP-2015).  IIT, Guwahati ,December - 2015, .
              15. S. K. Sarangi and B. Basa, On the use of Active Fiber Composites for Smart Control of Nonlinear Vibrations of Sandwich Shells, 3rd International Conference on Materials Processing and Characterisation (ICMPC 2014) .  GR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad ,March - 2014, .
              16. B. Basa and S. K. Sarangi , Vibration Control of Sandwich Plates , International Conference on Design, Manufacturing and Mechatronics (ICDMM 2014).  Trinity College of Engineering and Research, Pune,January - 2014 , .
              17. S.K. Sarangi and M.C. Ray, Active Damping of Nonlinear Vibrations of Doubly Curved Laminated Composite Shells, Sixth M.I.T. Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics.  Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, U.S.A.,June - 2011, .
              18. S.K. Sarangi and M.C. Ray, Geometrically Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis of Laminated Smart Composite Plates, 6th International Conference on Vibration Engineering & Technology of Machinery (VETOMACH-VI) .  IIT Delhi,December - 2010, .
              19. S.K. Sarangi and M.C. Ray, Smart Damping of Geometrically Nonlinear Transient Vibrations of Laminated Composite Panels, International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanics (ICTACEM-2010) .  IIT, Kharagpur,December - 2010, .
              Phd Students
              1. Ramesh Chandra Nayak ( Complete - 2019 ).
              2. Bidyadhar Basa ( Complete - 2016 ).