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     Pranab Dey

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Rubber Technology Centre
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Kinsuk Naskar and Prof. Golok B. Nando
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2011 :: In progress
AddressZakir Hussain Hall, IIT Kharagpur
Phone+919330633966
Emaildeypran@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
B.Tech.University College of Science and Technology, University of CalcuttaPolymer Science and Technology2009
B.Sc.University of CalcuttaChemistry2006
12W.B.C.H.S.E.Science2002
10W.B.B.S.E.General2000

Research Areas
  • Thermoplastic Elastomer and Thermoplastic Vulcanisate.
  • Rheology and Viscoelasticity of Various Polymeric Systems.
  • Green Tyres

Skills
  • Compounding and Reverse Engineering.
  • Dynamic Rheology and Viscoelastic Characterization by RPA, DMTA, MDR, Parallel Plate, Smart Rheo.
  • Thermal Characterizaion by DSC, TGA, TMA.
  • Spectroscopic and Microscopic Characterization by FTIR, SEM, TEM, AFM.

Awards
  • Shining Star Award from Apollo Tyres Ltd.
  • Yellow Belt in Six Sigma.

Experience
  • Three Years of Working Experience in Apollo Tyres Limited
  • Three Years of Research Experience in IIT Kharagpur

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Research Engineer Fellowship by CEAT Tyres
  • Senior Research Fellowship by MHRD

Papers Published in Journals
  • Thermally cross-linked and sulphur-cured soft TPVs based on S-EB-S and S-SBR blend by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando RSC Advances 4, 35879-35895 (2014)
  • Meticulous analysis and consequences of microstructure changes on melt rheology and dynamic viscoelasticity of thermoplastic vulcanizates upon reprocessing by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando Journal of Applied Polymer Science 131, 41182-41192 (2014)
  • Influence of network structure on the viscoelastic properties of dynamically vulcanized rubber-plastic blends - An alternative approach to understand the microstructure evolution by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando Materials Today Communications 1, 19-33 (2014)
  • Selective dispersion of carbon fillers into the dynamically vulcanized rubber/plastic blends - A thermodynamic approach to evaluate the polymer reinforcement and conductivity enhancement by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando RSC Advances 5, 31886-31900 (2015)
  • Theoretical and morphological evaluation of dynamic viscoelasticity and thermo-mechanical characteristics of TPV composites by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Golok B. Nando Polymer 70, 161-172 (2015)
  • A reprocessable unfilled or green thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) for automotive tyre inner application by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando Indian Patent Indian Patent Number - 1155/KOL/2014 (2014)
  • Thermo-responsive shape memory polymer blends based on alpha olefin and ethylene propylene diene rubber by Tuhin Chatterjee, Pranab Dey, Golok B. Nando, Kinsuk Naskar Polymer 78, 180-192 (2015)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Meticulous analysis and consequences of microstructure changes on melt rheology and dynamic viscoelasticity of thermoplastic vulcanizates upon reprocessing by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando International Conference on Rubber and Rubber-like Materials (ICRRM) IIT Kharagpur, India (2013)
  • Thermally cross-linked and sulphur-cured soft TPVs based on S-EB-S and S-SBR blend by Pranab Dey, Kinsuk Naskar, Biswaranjan Dash, Sujith Nair, G. Unnikrishnan, Golok B. Nando Kathmandu Symposia on Advanced Materials (KaSAM) Kathmandu, Nepal (2014)

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