|Name||Mr. Alak Kumar Patra|
|Academic Qualification||Ph D (Pursuing, Final Thesis Submitted), IIT Kharagpur, W.B., India.|
M. E (Structural Engineering), 2009-2011, IIEST, Shibpur, W.B., India.
B.E. (Civil Engineering), 1999, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, W.B., India.
|Areas of Interest||Structural Engineering Fracture Mechanics of Composites Structural Health Monitoring (SHM using fiber optic sensors) Finite Element Analysis Mitigation of delamination using carbon nanotube (MWCNT).|
|Work Experience||Research: 5.5 years in IIT Kharagpur as Ph D Research Scholar.|
Teaching : 1.5 years (2 semesters as HOD (I/c) in NIT Sikkim and 1 sem in HIT, W.B)
Industrial: 16 years (under Govt. of W.B. under different projects like South 24 Pgs W/S Scheme and New Town Kolkata Project).
|Teachings||i) Advanced Structural Analysis |
ii) Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering
iii) Finite Element Analysis
iv) Mechanics of Composite Materials
v) Bridge Engineering
vi) Design of R.C. Structures
vii) Design of Steel Structures
viii) Structural Analysis I, II and III
ix) Concrete Technology
x) Mechanics of Solids
|List of Publications|| Journals(SCI) & Proceedings of International Conferences:
|Membership of Professional Bodies||i) Member of American Siciety for Composites, USA. |
ii) Recent graduate member of The Optical Society of America.
|Achievements||Details of Masters Project: Title and Supervisor of Masters project: Dev. Of Computer package for Structural Analysis by Spline Finite Strip Method under Prof. Madhujit Mukhopadhyay, Erstwhile Bijoy-AShu Chair Prof. of IIEST Shibpur, Howrah.|
|Office Address||Dept. of Civil Engineering, NIT Sikkim, Ravangla, South Sikkim, India. PIN- 737139.|
|Extras||i) Worked as SRF from 1.9.2014 to 21.7.2016 in ISRO sponsored research project under SRIC, IIT Kharagpur (Experimental part completed).|
ii) Worked as SRF from 24.9.2011 to 28.2.2014 in DST sponsored research project (completed).