Dr. Gurmukh Das
Assistant Professor
 
Educational Qualification - B.Sc. (Engg.) (Mechanical Engg.), M.Tech. (Engineering Systems), Doctor of Philosophy (Virtual Cellular Manufacturing)
Area of Specialization - Production Engineering
 
 
CONTACT-
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
Dayalbagh Educational Institute (Deemed University)
Dayalbagh, Agra 282 005 (UP), India  
Tel: 0562-6548399
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Mr. Gurumukh Das is actively involved in research for the last 5 years and has a teaching experience of one year. He teaches Advanced Manufacturing Systems, Workshop Practice, Operations Planning & Control and Machine Drawing. He has recently designed and developed a Rotary tool attachment for Dry EDM. With the help of this Green-EDM technique, he demonstrated the machining of extremely hard two-phased composites with improved performance parameters. His research interests are Advanced Non-traditional and Hybrid Machining Techniques, Virtual Cellular Manufacturing, Mechanical Fabrications, Intelligent Manufacturing, Foundry Technology and Soft computing applications in Manufacturing. He has 15 publications to his credit in the various journals and conferences. He has worked with a DST R&D Project entitled “Experimentation, modelling and optimization of eco-friendly Rotary furnace castings with LDO, gas & bio-fuels” granted under the prestigious Ramanna Fellowship. He is a Life member of the Indian Society for Technical Education, and the Systems Society of India. He is also a member of The Institution of Engineers (India).

Teaching Assignments

Courses Taught at UG and PG Level:

Odd Semester:

  • MEH701: Mechanical Engineering Project
  • MEH702: Seminars
  • MEM103: Manufacturing Processes-I
  • MEM104: Workshop Practice-I
  • MEM306: Engineering Drawing-III
  • MEM502/CEM304: Fluid Mechanics Lab
  • MEM511: Operations Planning & Control
  • MEM711: Machine Tool Design & Control
  • PME311: Minor Project (Mechanical)
  • PME422: Self-Study Course (Mechanical)
  • RDC581: Agricultural Engineering
  • RDC781: Rural Engineering Project

Even Semester:

  • CAC281 & CAC481: CCA – Model Making (Mechanical)
  • CEM402: Hydraulics & Hydraulic Machines
  • CEM403: Hydraulic Machines Lab
  • EGC281: Industrial Visits
  • MEH291: Mechanical Engineering Principles (Ancillary Elective for B.Sc. Students)
  • MEH801: Seminars
  • MEM203: Engineering Drawing-II
  • MEM204: Workshop Practice-II
  • MEM604: Production Engineering Lab
  • MEM802: Mechanical Engineering Project
  • PME411: Minor Project (Mechanical)
  • PME412/MEM820: Automated Manufacturing
  • PME413/MEM821: Automated Manufacturing Systems Lab
  • RDC881: Rural Engineering Project

Area(s) of Research

  • Production and Industrial Engineering

Research Interests

  • Advanced non-traditional and hybrid machining techniques; Virtual cellular manufacturing; Discrete event simulations of mechanical systems; Automated manufacturing; Mechanical fabrications; Foundry technology; and Soft computing applications in manufacturing.

Research Innovation

  • Designed and developed a rotary tool attachment for Dry EDM. With the help of this Green-EDM technique, demonstrated the machining of extremely hard two-phased composites with improved performance parameters.

Honors and Recognitions

Awards:

  • Honoured with the ‘Swami Vivekanand Award’ for outstanding Contribution as NSS Programme Officer of the Institute.
  • Felicitated by Shri B.L. Joshi, The Honourable Governor of Uttar Pradesh, on the occasion of National Voters’ Day (January 25, 2014) at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow.

Fellowships:

  • Junior Research Fellowin a DST R&D project titled “Experimentation, modeling and optimization of eco-friendly rotary furnace castings with LDO, gas and bio-fuels,” granted under the most prestigious ‘Ramanna Fellowship’ to the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, DEI.

Memberships:

  • Fellow, Indian Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Life Member, Systems Society of India
  • Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education
  • Member, International Association of Engineers
  • Corporate Member, Institution of Engineers (India)
  • C Eng (India)

Selected Publications

Papers in Journals:

  • Caprihan, R., Slomp, J., & Das, G. (2015). Flow-oriented Virtual Manufacturing Systems: A Simulation Study. DEI Journal of Science and Engineering Research, 17(1&2), 55–68.
  • Das, G., & Caprihan, R. (2015). Performance Analysis of a Virtual Cellular Manufacturing Flow-shop. Journal of Material Science and Mechanical Engineering (JMSME), 2(14), 14–18.
  • Das, G., & Singh, R. (2015). Modeling of LDO-fired Rotary Furnace Parameters using Adaptive Network-based Fuzzy Inference System. The International Journal of Engineering and Science, 4(8), 38–43.
  • Das, G., & Das, P. (2015). Cutting Forces in Drilling Operation: Measurement and Modeling for Medium-scale Manufacturing Firms. International Journal of Computer Applications, 121(8), 11–17.
  • Das, G., & Das, P. (2015). Neuro-Genetic Optimization of LDO-fired Rotary Furnace Parameters for the Production of Quality Castings. International Journal of Engineering Research and Development, 11(6), 30–37.
  • Das, G., & Caprihan, R. (2012). A Review of Research on Virtual Cellular Manufacturing Systems. DEI Journal of Science and Engineering Research, 16(1&2), 131–148.
  • Singh, R., Das, G., & Setia, R. (2008). An Evolutionary Approach to Parametric Optimization of a Rotary Furnace using Light Diesel Oil. International Journal of Agile Manufacturing, 10(3), 36–42.
  • Singh, R., Das, G., & Radha Krishna, M. (2007). Economic and microstructure analysis of ferrous castings from coke-less cupola, coke fired cupola and rotary furnace. DEI Journal of Science and Engineering Research, 14(1&2), 127–138.
  • Singh, R., Das, G., & Setia, R. (2007). Parametric Modeling of a Rotary Furnace for Agile Production of Castings with Artificial Neural Networks. International Journal of Agile Manufacturing, 10(2), 137–147.

Papers in Conference Proceedings:

  • Das, G., & Caprihan, R. (2016). Operation Analysis of a Virtual Cellular Manufacturing Shop: A Simulation Study. Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering and Materials Science, March 17–19, Jaipur National University, Jaipur, India, Paper ID 2-IC-755.
  • Das, G., & Caprihan, R. (2015). Operation Analysis of a Periodic Virtual Cellular Manufacturing System: A Simulation Study. Proceedings of the XIX Annual International Conference of the Society of Operations Management, December 11–13, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, India, Paper ID 221.
  • Das, G., & Caprihan, R. (2015). Performance Analysis of a Virtual Cellular Manufacturing Flow-shop. Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Civil, Computer Science and Information Technology, November 21–22, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India.
  • Caprihan, R., Slomp, J., & Das, G. (2014). A Novel Concept for the Operation of Virtual Manufacturing Cells. Proceedings of the XVIII Annual International Conference of the Society of Operations Management, December 12–14, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India, Paper ID 157.
  • Caprihan, R., Slomp, J., & Das, G. (2014). Operation analysis of a flow-oriented VCM shop: A simulation study. Proceedings of the National Conference on Advancements and Futuristic Trends in Mechanical Engineering, October 17–18, PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh, India, 298–304.
  • Das, G., & Das, P. (2012). Determination and modeling of cutting forces in drilling operation for intelligent manufacturing in medium-scale manufacturing firms. Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology, June 15–17, CIT, Chennai, India, 384–387.
  • Das, G., & Das, P. (2012). Performance assessment of electric discharge machining on AA6061/Al2O3/10p metal matrix composite. Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology, June 15–17, CIT, Chennai, India, 371–375.
  • Das, G., & Das, P. (2009). A-TIG: A recent development in gas tungsten arc welding. Proceedings of the Joint International Conference on Applied Systems Research and 33rd National Systems Conference, November 27–29, DEI, Agra, India, 580–585.
  • Radha Krishna, M., Das, G., & Singh, R. (2009). Selection of a melting system for ferrous castings: A novel approach. Proceedings of the Joint International Conference on Applied Systems Research and 33rd National Systems Conference, November 27–29, DEI, Agra, India, 574–579.
  • Singh, R. and Das, G., 2009. “Integration of tool management issues in automated manufacturing systems,” Proceedings of the Joint International Conference on Applied Systems Research and 33rd National Systems Conference, DEI, Agra, India, November 27–29, 2009, S.No. 71, pp. 325–329.
  • Singh, R., & Das, G. (2009). Optimization of rotary furnace parameters using NGOT. Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition, July 13–15, Orlando, FL, USA, 70–75.
  • Singh, R., & Das, G. (2009). Synergetic approach to fuzzy and analytical hierarchy process for the selection of a melting furnace for ferrous castings. Proceedings of the Transactions of 57th Indian Foundry Congress, February 13–15, Science city convention centre & exhibition grounds, Kolkata, India, 143–152.
  • Singh, R., & Das, G. (2008). Neuro-fuzzy modeling of rotary furnace parameters for the production of quality castings. Proceedings of the ASME International Symposium on Flexible Automation, June 23–26, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA, P.No. JL–011.
  • Singh, R., Das, G., & Jain, R.K. (2008). Modeling and optimization of rotary furnace parameters using regression and numerical techniques. Proceedings of the 68th World Foundry Congress & 56th Indian Foundry Congress, February 7–10, Chennai trade centre, Chennai, India, 333–339.
  • Singh, R., Setia, R., & Das, G. (2008). An interactive artificial neural network approach for optimizing process parameters of rotary furnace. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Recent Developments in Mechanical Engineering, January 23–25, SUSCET, Tangori (Mohali), India, 562–567.
  • Singh, R., Setia, R., & Das, G. (2007). Modeling and optimization of rotary furnace parameters using artificial neural networks and genetic evolutionary algorithms. Proceedings of the 31st National Systems Conference, December 14–15, MIT, Manipal, India, P.No. 75.

Seminar(s) Organized

  • Convened a UGC-SAP sponsored Seminar on Lean Manufacturing Systems (LMS 2016) at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, DEI on March 21, 2016.

Courses / Workshops / Training Programmes attended

  • A TEQIP sponsored Short Term Course on ‘Ergonomics In Design and Engineering Education’organised by Knowledge Incubation for TEQIP (KIT), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati from November 26 to 30, 2018.
  • A TEQIP sponsored Summer Training Program on ‘Active Learning for Senior Faculty’organised by Knowledge Incubation for TEQIP (KIT), Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur from May 21 to 25, 2018.
  • An Orientation Workshop of ‘Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)’ organised jointly by World Bank and MHRD, Govt. of India on January 19, 2017 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
  • A Faculty Development Programme on ‘Promoting Quality in Higher Technical Education’ organised by ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior from January 18 to 22, 2016.
  • A UGC sponsored Subject Refresher Course in Computer Applications (Mechanical Engineering) organised by Academic Staff College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh from February 27 to March 20, 2015 and obtained Grade A.
  • A UGC sponsored Orientation Course (General) organised by Academic Staff College, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi from July 03 to 30, 2013 and obtained Grade A.
  • An ICSSR sponsored National-level Training Programme on Research Methodology, organized by the Department of Sociology and Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences, DEI (Deemed Univ.), Agra from January 16to 25, 2013.
  • A Short-term course on Nano-materials organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, DEI (Deemed Univ.), Agra from December 18to 19, 2012.

Courses Upgraded

  • MEM103: Manufacturing Processes-I
  • MEM303: Manufacturing Processes-II
  • MEM511: Operations Planning & Control
  • MEM820: Automated Manufacturing Systems

Courses Designed / Redesigned

  • MEM711: Machine Tool Design & Control
  • CEM402: Hydraulics & Hydraulic Machines

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Co-Convener, Convocation Committee of the Institute
  • Co-Convener, DEI Diamond Jubilee Memorial Lecture
  • Convener, Inter-Faculty Basketball Tournament
  • Cultural Coordinator, Faculty of Engineering, DEI
  • Incharge, Faculty Basketball Team
  • Member, Examination Committee, Faculty of Engineering, DEI
  • Member, Anti-Ragging Squad of the Institute
  • Proctor, First Year B.Tech.
  • Ex-TEQIP Coordinator of the Institute
  • Ex-NSS Programme Officer, Faculty of Engineering, DEI
  • Ex-Member, Academic Council of the Institute
  • Ex-Member, Youth Parliament Committee of the Institute

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