Mechanical Engineering

Name : Dr. Sumanta Panda
Designation : Associate Professor & Head
Phone No. : +919439210888
Email Id :
Date of Birth : 01-07-1976
Date of Joining : 01-03-2006

B.E(Mech.) -UCE Burla (1999), MTech-IIT Delhi (2005), PhD- Sambalpur University(2012)

Robot Mechanism, Condition Monitoring, Bearing Dynamics

Teaching-13 years, Industrial-3 years

Graduate Level : Mechanics, Tribology, Machine Design, AMOS, NTM, Metal Forming
Post Graduate Level : Theory of Elasticity and Plasticity, Tribology, Manufacturing System and Automation, Diagnostics Technique.

Robot Mechanism Design, Condition Monitoring

Ph. D. Candidates : 02 (Submitted) 04(Continued)
M. Tech. Candidates : 20 Nos (Completed) 01 (On-going)
  1. 2018-Outstanding contribution in reviewing-J Mfg. Process (Elsevier)
  2. 2017-Reviewer award JKSU-Engineering Science (Elsevier)
  3. 2017-Reviewer award CIM & Robotics (Elsevier)
  4. 2016-Reviewer award Applied Soft Computing (Elsevier)

International Publications

  1. S. Panda & S. N. Panda, A multi objective optimum design approach for rolling element bearing, International Journal on Interactive Design and Manufacturing ,2018, In press (Springer)
  2. S. Panda et al. Workspace optimisation of 3R manipulator – a multi-objective approach, International journal of intelligent machine and robotics,2018, (In press)
  3. S. Pattnaik and S. Panda Laser beam micro-drilling-A review,Lasers in Manufacturing and Materials Processing,2018,//
  4. S Panda et al. An Approach to weight optimization of a spur gear, Engineering Tribology, ImechE, Part J, 2016, DOI: 10.1177/1350650116650343
  5. N. Acharya, P.Nanda & S. Panda A comparative study of stability characteristics of mahua and jatropha biodiesel and their blends, Journal of King Saud University – Engineering Sciences,2017, In Press (Elsevier)
  6. S Panda et al. Analysis of properties and estimation of optimum blending ratio of blended mahua biodiesel, Engineering Science and Technology, ,2016
  7. S Panda et al. Comparative study on optimum design of rolling element bearing, Tribology International ,92.595-604
  8. Panda S., Mishra D., Biswal, B.B. and Nanda P. Optimization of Multiple Response Characteristics of EDM Process Using Taguchi-Based Grey Relational Analysis and Modified PSO J. Advanced Manufacturing System,2015,14(3),1-26.
  9. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., Revolute Manipulator Workspace Optimization using a Modified Bacteria Foraging Algorithm: A Comparative Study, J. Engineering Optimization,2014,42 (2),181-199)
  10. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., Revolute manipulator workspace optimization: A comparative study, (J. Applied Soft Computing,2013,13,899-910)
  11. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., (2012) Robot workspace optimization using modified differential evolutionary technique, Int. J. Computational Methods, 2012,9, 1-21)
  12. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B.,Determination of optimum parameters with multi-performance characteristics in laser drilling "A grey relational analysis approach, Int. J. Advanced Manufacturing Technology,2011,54,957-967
  13. Panda, S., and Mishra, D.,(2010) Trobological Failure Knowledge Model for Steam Power Plant Equipment, (International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Datamining,2010,2,99-114)
  14. Panda, S., and Mishra, D., A Multi-objective optimum Design of Dynamically Loaded Journal Bearing for a π Extent Film, (SAE Technical Paper Series, SAE International, Document no. 2009-01-1679)
  15. Panda, S., and Mishra, D.,Test-rigs for Dynamically Loaded Journal Bearings: A Study, (SAE Technical Paper Series,SAEInternational,Document no. 2008-01-2759)
  16. Panda S., Mishra, D., A Study on Development of Fluid Film Bearings”, Institution of Engineers, 2010, Vol.90, 3-7.Springer

International Conferences

  1. S. Panda et al. Prediction Of Surface Quality Using Chip Morphology With Nodal Temperature Signatures In Hard Turning Of AISI D3 Steel, Material today,2018.
  2. S. Panda et al. A Multiobjective Ideal Design of Rolling Element Bearing Using Metaheuristics, SIST,Springer, ,Smart Computing and Informatics ,2017,pp 21-31
  3. S. Panda et al. Reevaluation of Ball-Race Conformity Effect on Rolling Element Bearing Life Using PSO, AISC,Springer,
  4. S. Panda et al. Optimization of machining parameters during hard turning of AISI D3 steel using FuzzyTOPSIS approach, National Conference on Advanced Materials, Manufacturing and Metrology,2018,CMERI,Durgapur.
  5. Panda S. and Pal, K. Parametric Study on Surface Integrity and Chip Morphology in Hard turning of AISI D3 Steel,AIMTDR,Dec 7-8,2016 Pune,India
  6. Acharya, A., Acharya S., Panda, S. and Nanda, P., An artificial neural network model for a biodiesel engine fulled with mahua biodiesel, ICCIDM,2016, Bhubaneswar
  7. Panda, S., Pattnaik, S. K., Dhalmohapatra K. multi characteristics optimization of laser drilling process parameters using grey fuzzy reasoning method, ICMPC, March 4-5 2015,GRIET(procedia), Hyderabad
  8. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., (2014), Optimum Design of Rolling Element Bearing, SEMCCO 2014, LNCS Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg
  9. Panda, S., Pattnaik, S. K., Dhalmohapatra K. Multi Objective Optimization of EDM process parameters using FUZZY TOPSIS Method, IEEE ICIIECS, March 19-21 2015. Coimbatore
  10. Biswal, B. B., Panda S., and Mishra, D., (2011), Optimization for Workspace Volume of a 3R Robot Manipulator Using Modified Differential Evolution, LNCS 6466,pp. 111-118, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg
  11. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., (2009), An Appropriate Tool for Optimizaing the workspace of 3R Robot Manipulator. 2009, world congress on Nature & Biologically Inspired Computing, (NaBIC’09),1156-1161,17-18 December2009,India,IEEE Xplore
  12. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., (2009), An Appropriate Formulation for Workspace Cross Section Area of 3R Robot Manipulator. 4th Int. Conf. on Industrial and Information system(ICIIS’09),511-515,28-31 December,2009,Sri Lanka. IEEE Xplore
  13. Panda S., Ojha, D., A optimization study of effect of process parameter of EDM on machining of 304 stainless steel, AIME 2014, 12-13 March, 70-78, IGIT, Sarang
  14. Panda S., Ojha, D. and Mishra D.,A Study on Effect of EDM Process Parameters on AISI 304L Stainless Steel,AIMTDR-2014,Dec 12-14,2014,IIT Guwahati,India
  15. Panda S., Jena, S., Study of structural, modal and harmonic analysis of a single stage spur gear train using FEM. ENMEA-2013,19th -20th Jan, 45-51,VSSUT,Burla
  16. Panda S., Babu, S., A single cylinder SI Engine Crank shaft stress analysis using FEM, ENMEA-2013,19th -20th Jan, 133-140,VSSUT,Burla
  17. Panda S., Mohanty, T., Bearing Materials a review,ENMEA-2013,19th -20th Jan, 141-153,VSSUT,Burla
  18. Panda S., Mishra, D., Workspace optimization through kinematic parameter of 3R manipulator using modified PSO, RAMM-2012,Feb.25-26,35-40,VSSUT,Burla
  19. Panda S., Mishra, D., and Biswal, B. B., (2008), A Study on Some Common Cutting Tool Condition Monitoring Methods and Systems, National Conference on Mechanism Science and Technology: from Theory to Application, November 13-14, 2008,National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur
  20. Panda S., Mishra, D., S.K. Pattnaik and Biswal, B. B., (2008), A Study on Some Common Cutting Tool Condition Monitoring Methods, NCRAME-2008, December 20-21, NIT Silchar,Assam, India
  1. Co-coordinator National Seminar on Recent Advances in Material Science RAIMS-13
  2. Co-coordinator National Seminar on Recent Advances in Material Science RAIMS-14
  3. Coordinator, Workshop on Entrepreneurship Development and challenges-2016
  4. Coordinator, Workshop on Management capacity enhancement- A Technical education prospective
  5. Nanotechnology: Present and Future Aspects in Science and Engineering (NASE-16) as the capacity of Co-coordinator
  6. Coordinator, Skill Development Programme for Welding,27th June - 2nd July 2016.
  7. Coordinator,Workshop on Management capacity enhancement-A Technical education perspective-09–10.04.2016
  8. Coordinator TEQIP Sponcer STC on Recent Developments In Plant Maintenance And Condition Monitoring Of Machinery (Rdpmcmm) 10-04-2017 To 15-04-2017
Co-ordinator T&P, Comitee for conducting Examination, HOD, PE Department,HOD, Chemical Engineering Departmenet,BOS member of Production Engineering, DAC member Production Engg. DAC member Mechanical Engg, Member Academic Council, Member DSC, Member DPC,Member Conducting board.
  • Reviewer of Professional Journals:
    1. Applied soft Computing, Elsevier.
    2. Engineering Optimization, Taylor & Francis.
    3. Journal of Mechanical Science Part C, IMechE.
    4. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Springer.
    5. International Journal of Structure and Multi-Disciplinary Optimization,Springer.
    6. SAE Transaction.
    7. International Journal of Industrial Robot, Emerald.
    8. Robotica Cambridge Press.
    9. Robotics & Computer Integrated Manufacturing,Elsevier.
    10. Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence.
    11. Mechanism and Machine Theory, Elsevier.
    12. Journal of Brazillian society of Mechanical science & Engineering,Springer.
    13. Tribology in Industry, Journal of the Serbian Tribology Society.
    14. BioMed research journal, Hindawi.
    15. Int. . of Manufacturing Technology Management, Inderscience.
    16. Journa of King saud University- Engineering Science, Elsevier.
    17. National academic science letter.Springer.
    18. Mechanics Based Design of Structures and Machines, An International Journal,Taylor & Francis
    19. Book Proposal: Integrated Long term forecasting, Elsevier.
  • Project Reviewer
    Fast Track Project DST
Present Address : 
C/O- B.K.Panda Charvati, Sambalpur Odisha-768100
  Permanent Address : 
C/O- B.K.Panda Charvati, Sambalpur Odisha-768100