Faculty Profile

Dr Deepak Patel

Assistant Professor

Department of Metallurgical Engineering

School of Engineering


  •  PhD in Metallurgical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Raipur - 2022.
  •  M.Tech in Steel Technology (Metallurgical Engineering) from CSVTU, Bhilai - 2015.
  •  BE in Metallurgical Engineering from OP Jindal Institute of Technology, Raigarh- 2012.
  •  Working as an Assistant Professor in OP Jindal University, Raigarh from July 2023 to till date.
  •  Worked as a Scientific Officer in OP Jindal University, Raigarh from April 2022 to June 2023.
  •  Worked as a Project Technical Assistant in National Institute of Technology Raipur from October 2016 to August 2017
  •  Worked as a Part-time Lecturer in Uday Prasad Uday Government Polytechnic College, Durg from September 2012 to September 2016.
  •  Light weight alloys and composites, vertical direct chill casting and grain-refinement methods.
  •  Modelling-simulation, prototype design and fabrication of casting simulators.
  •  Mechanical and tribological testing of materials.
  •  Indian design patent application no- 366792-001, "Semi-Continuous vertical direct chill casting simulator" granted on 22/12/2022
  •  "A study on interfacial activities between Nb and liquid Al in static and dynamic condition" Biswas P., Patel D., Kumar A, Bagani A, Soni P, Kotadia H R, Das S, Journal: - Materials Today Proceedings, Vol. 27 Pages 2880-2885, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.01.611
  •  "In-house design of forced convection direct chill casting simulator for casting immiscible Al-Sn alloys" Patel D., Kundu A., Biswas P., Kotadia H. R., Mallik A. & S. Das Journal: -International Journal of Cast Metals Research, 2021 https://doi.org/10.1080/13640461.2021.1970937
  •  "Design of Electromagnetic TP-1 Test Equipment to Study the Change in Aluminium Macrostructure Under External Field" Kundu A., Patel D, Biswas P, Ranjan S, Mallik A, Das S, Journal: -Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 2021 https://doi.org/10.1007/s12666-021-02269-8
  •  "On the Prediction of Grain Refinement Mechanism in Direct Chill Casting of Aluminum and its Alloys Under Low Degree Mechanical Forced Convection" Patel D., Biswas P., Kumar A. Kotadia H. R., Mallik A., Das S. Journal: - Metals and Materials International, 2022 https://doi.org/10.1007/s12540-021-01048-w
  •  "Synthesis of Al-Sn Alloys by Direct Chill Casting under the effect of Mechanical stirring: An Experimental and Simulation Optimization Study" Patel D., Biswas P., Mallik A, Das S, Journal: International Journal of Materials Research, 2022 https://doi.org/10.1515/ijmr-2022-0049
  •  "Production and characterization of Al- Cu Binary Alloy produced by using Novel Continuous Casting Process" Biswas P., Patel D., Kundu A., Poddar S., Mallik A., Das S., Journal: International Journal of Materials Research, 2022 https://doi.org/10.1515/ijmr-2022-0029
  •  "Concept development, design, and validation of a novel continuous casting equipment", Biswas P., Patel D., Mallik A, Das S, Journal: World Journal of Engineering, 2023, https://doi.org/10.1108/WJE-09-2022-0378
  •  "Wear Behavior Investigation of Al-B4C Functionally Graded Composite Through Taguchi's Design of Experiment", Verma R. K., Patel D, Chopkar M. K., Journal of Engineering Research, 2023 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jer.2023.100095
  •  "Study of the non-metallic inclusions and their effect on the properties of steel" Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on advances in Steel, Power and Construction Technology (ICASPCT-2016) OP Jindal University Raigarh, 2016.
  •  "Effect of mechanical forced convection technology on direct chill casting of commercially pure aluminium" National conference on "Challenges and Opportunities in Indian Industries", National Institute of Technology Raipur, 2019.
  •  "Designing and manufacturing Direct-Chill casting simulator and Comparative study with Conventionally Cast Aluminium ingot", International Conference on Materials and Manufacturing Methods, National Institute of Technology, Trichy, 2019.
  •  "Synthesis of Al-Sn Alloys by Direct Chill Casting under the effect of Mechanical stirring: An Experimental and Simulation Optimization Study" 3rd International conference on "Processing and Characterization of Materials (ICPCM 2021)" National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, 2021.
  •  Four days workshop (hands on training) on “Advances in Additive Manufacturing”, IIT Jodhpur, Date – 6-9th Dec 2022.
  •  Five days national workshop on “Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization” NIT Raipur, Date – 26-30th Aug 2019
  •  STTP on “Advances in Materials Processing Technology” NIT Raipur, Date – 23-27th Nov 2018
  •  STTP on “Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Metallurgical Characterization” NIT Raipur, Date – 5-9th Dec 2017
  •  STTP on “Computational Intelligence in Engineering Applications” NIT Raipur, Date - 3-7th Oct 2017
  •  1 Year Long Term Internship on “Non-Metallic Inclusions in 880 Grade Rail Steel” in Bhilai Steel Plant, Chhattisgarh, India, Date – Sep 2014 to Sep 2015.
  •  1 Month Internship on “Development of Plasma Spray Coating using Red Mud Slurry” in Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology, CSIR, Bhubaneswar, India. Date – Aug 2011 to Sep 2011
  •  1 Month Vocational Training on “Ladle refining furnace process and control in steel making” SMS-II, Jindal Steel and Power Ltd. Raigarh Chhattisgarh
  •  Guest lecture on "Microstructural Study of Non-Ferrous Alloys" at Bharat Insulation Company (India) Pvt. Ltd. in the conference on materials engineering at Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Date: 15th April 2023
  •  First position in PhD entrance exam with full-time MHRD institutional fellowship, NIT Raipur, Year 2017.
  •  First prize for Paper Presentation in National conference on “Challenges and Opportunities in Indian Industries”, NIT Raipur, Year 2019
  •  Recognized Alumni Award – Alumni Association Raigarh (OPJURAA), OP Jindal University, Year 2022
  •  Life member of Indian Institute of Metals
  •  Member of American Society for Metals Raigarh Chapter, Eastern Zone, India.
  •  Reviewer- The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) - Springer
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