Department of Mining Engineering

CORE FACULTIES
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Dr. Shraddha Prasad

Shraddha Prasad is working as a Deputy Registrar (Academics) and Associate Professor in the Faculty of Science & Engineering. During her tenure in Jharkhand Rai University she is actively involved in academic & administrative responsibilities. She has done Ph.D from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi. She has done post graduation in Physics from Ranchi University, Ranchi and B.Ed. from St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi. She has completed Orientation Programme with Grade-A, organized by UGC-Human Resource Development Centre Ranchi University, Ranchi. A number of her papers are published in different reputed International journals with good impact factors e.g. Elsevier, Scopus, WoS etc. and numbers of research papers presented by her in different International Conference / Seminars. She has also contributed chapter in a book published by Springer Nature. She has edited a book titled as “Advances in Science & Technology” ISBN No. 978-81-946375-0-9, 2020. She is an expert reviewer of reputed Journal. She has been convener of National/ International conferences. She is a member of reputed organizations like Indian Academic Researchers Association (IARA), The Institution of Engineers, India. She has published a patent on 01/01/2021, title-Continuous Health Monitoring and Conditioning of Uprooted Tree due to Cyclone when Replantation, Patent Application No.202041055475A. She has more than 14 years teaching experience in different reputed institutes including 3 years research experience as a Project Fellow in U.G.C Project at BIT, Mesra, Ranchi. As a research guide she has produced 1 Ph.D under her supervision and presently supervising 4 Ph.D Research Scholars at Jharkhand Rai University, Ranchi. Her areas of research are Nonlinear Optics, Solitons, All-optical Devices, Communication and Material Science.



Prof. Avijit Ghosh

Avijit Ghosh is the Professor in the Department of Mining Engineering. He completed his Bachelor of Technology in Mining Engineering from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad in 1980 and also obtained First Class Manager`s Certificate of competency restricted to open cast metalliferous mine from DGMS Dhanbad. He has retired from the post of Chairman cum Managing Director, HEC Ranchi. Mr. Ghosh has 37 years of professional experience in many organizations including Hindustan Copper Limited, Jindal Steel and Power Ltd., Indian Aluminum Company, Raymond Cement Works etc. Mr. Ghosh has been awarded Dr. J. Coggin Brown Memorial Gold Medal by Mining Geological & Metallurgical Institute of India (MGMI) for his outstanding contribution in the field of Mining.



Prof. Dhirendra Prasad Pandey

Dhirendra Prasad Pandey is a Professor in the Faculty of Science and Engineering (Mining Dept.) at Jharkhand Rai University. Prof. Pandey has earned his M.Tech from ISM Dhanbad in First Class with specialisation in Industrial Engineering and Management) and B.Sc in Mining Engineering from ISM Dhanbad itself with First Class. He also owns the PG Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relation from Annamalai University. Prof. Pandey has a rich experience of 36 years and during this span he has worked at different Managerial positions in Collieries & Offices of Subsidiaries of CIL (a Maharatan CPSU) since July1974. He was the Chief General Manager (Mining) in the Project Appraisal Division of CMPDI (HQ), Ranchi.



Prof. Suresh Prasad Singh

Suresh Prasad Singh is a Professor in the Faculty of Science & Engineering with Jharkhand Rai University. He obtained his M.Sc. degree in Geology from Patna University, Patna and Ph.D from Ranchi University, Ranchi. The topic of his Ph.D Thesis was “Petrochemistry of Granites and the associated rocks of the region north of Latehar Dist., Palamu, Bihar”. He has contributed many research papers in national and international journals. He has supervised many research scholars leading to Ph.D. His main area of interest is Geology, Geochemistry, Environment etc. Dr. Singh has edited three books viz. 1. Natural Resource Planning and Management 2. Setting up industry: it’s Planning & Management and 3. Sustainable Development & Climate Change. Dr. Singh has held many important positions like the Vice Chancellor, VKS University Ara, Bihar (undivided); Dean – Faculty of Science and Head of Geology Department, Ranchi University, Ranchi; Member – Bihar State University Service Commission, Patna; Member – Bihar State Intermediate Education Council, Patna; Advisor & Prof. of Geology of Civil Engineering at Cambridge Institute of Technology (CIT), Ranchi; Director General, Institute of Science and Management, Pundag, Ranchi; etc. Dr. Singh has visited many countries e.g. Japan, Hungary, Slovak Republic, Czech Republic, Austria, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, USA, U.K, Hongkong, UAE, China, Nepal, to present research papers. He has chaired a technical session in an international conference (ICESE 2009) at Bangkok organised by the World Academy of Sciences.


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Sumeet Kishore

Sumeet Kishore is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Science and Engineering with Jharkhand Rai University. Mr. Kishore earned his Bachelor Degree in Mining Engineering from B.I.T. Sindri, Dhanbad & masters from Shridhar University, Rajasthan. He has worked on the topic “Designing and Optimization of pillar sizes in Undergroung Coal Mines” for 6 month. Mr. Kishore has enriched his research work with quality papers in the field of mining engineering. He has visited and analyzed the working culture of various mines such as HCL Ghatsila, Bararee Colliery BCCL, SAIL Chasnala, Bagru Mines, Hindalco, etc. He has received various recognitions for contribution towards students from IIT Bombay, Global Teaching Academic etc. He is also member of scientific committee of Institute for engineering research & publication.Apart from this he has proficiency in Web Technology, Computer Languages, etc. and also provides consultation to the student regarding their career, future scope & outcome.



Ved Prakash Singh

Ved Prakash Singh is working as the Deputy Registrar (Exams) at Jharkhand Rai University & is also associated with the Deptt. of Applied Science. He is associated with Jharkhand Rai University since September 2014. He has earned his M.Sc. degree from J.P. University, Chapra and currently pursuing Ph.D. He has more than eight years of experience in teaching & academic administration (in the role of Academic In charge, Examination Controller) in various reputed engineering colleges. He is proud to work for the state-sponsored project entitled “Floride containment water in different district in Jharkhand”, sponsored by the Govt. of Jharkhand. Apart from presenting research papers in seminars and conferences, he has also authored various research papers that have been published in national and international journals. To his credit, he has published two research papers in highly-indexed international journals named American Journal of Optics and Photonics (Vol-3, No.5 2015) and International Journal of Innovations in Engineering & Technology (vol.6).



Dheeraj Kumar Pandey

Dheeraj Kumar Pandey has done M.Sc. in Physics from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur and M.Phil in Physics from Alagappa University, Tamilnadu. He is a GATE qualified educational Professional having more than 10 years of experience in teaching the subject of Physics to all level of Science Stream from Senior Secondary to B.Tech courses. He has worked as Lecturer at several Institutions of repute viz. IET Group of Institutions & MITRC under Rajasthan Technical University and Parishkar College, Jaipur under University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. His area of specialization is Microwave Electronics. He has attended International Seminar on Fibre Optics organized by IIT, Delhi. He has done research projects on RC-Coupled Amplifiers, Nuclear Detectors and AM-Spectroscopy as a co-curriculum of M.Sc. & M.Phil courses of Study. Mr. Pandey has won First Prizes in “Rajasthan Genius Award Competition-1995 & 1997”. He is member of “Rajasthan Physics Association” since 2006. Apart from above Prof. Pandey has done PG Diploma in Management from JK Business School, Gurgaon in Marketing & International Business. He has done project work on International Tendering & Bidding Process of Power Plants at BHEL Headquarters, New Delhi at 1000 MW Super Critical Power Plant at Jhajjhar Plant, Haryana. Presently he is working as an Assistant Professor in Faculty of Science & Engineering at Jharkhand Rai University, Ranchi.


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Mritunjay kumar

Mritunjay kumar is a Lecturer in department of mining engineering at Jharkhand Rai University . He’s Committed and an engaging Lecturer, bringing exceptional lecturing skills and expertise in Mining Engineering. He received his bachelor’s degree from B.I.T Sindri . Sought after for variety of learning modalities and support materials to facilitate learning process and accentuate presentations .” BLAST VIBRATION STUDIES AT ACC GAREPALMA” was his project at the CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF MINING AND FUEL RESEARCH . “ Insitu Rock Temperature Measurement At Jamadoba Mines, Dhanbad “ & “ Mine Ventilation Planning Of Deep And Gassy Mines With Reference To Chasnala Mines, SAIL” , are some of the RESEARCH papers he has published. His final graduating thesis was on SLOPE STABILITY OPTIMIZATION USING NUMERICAL METHOD.


Umesh Kumar Mistry
Umesh Kumar Mistry

Umesh Kumar Mistry is the Lecturer in the Department of Mining Engineering at Jharkhand Rai University. He completed his Bachelor of Technology in Mining Engineering from B.I.T Sindri Dhanbad, He also obtained Second Class Manager`s Certificate of competency from DGMS Dhanbad. He is Qualified in GATE ,COAL INDIA LIMITED ,CII-IPATE and statutory exams conducted by DGMS. He has visited and analyzed the working culture of various mines such as Churi colliery, Kedla colliery CCL ,mudidih & Moonidih Colliery BCCL, He’s Committed and an engaging Lecturer, bringing exceptional lecturing skills and expertise in Mining Engineering Sought after for variety of learning modalities and support materials to facilitate learning process and accentuate presentations .” BLAST VIBRATION STUDIES AT ACC GAREPALMA” was his project at the CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF MINING AND FUEL RESEARCH (CIMFR) . “ Insitu Rock Temperature Measurement At Jamadoba Mines, Dhanbad “ & “ Mine Ventilation Planning Of Deep And Gassy Mines With Reference To Chasnala Mines, SAIL” , are some of the RESEARCH papers he has published. His final graduating thesis was on SLOPE STABILITY OPTIMIZATION USING NUMERICAL METHOD.


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Suraj dev singh

Suraj dev singh is a Lecturer in department of mining engineering at Jharkhand Rai University . He’s Committed and engaging Lecturer bringing exceptional lecturing skills and expertise in Mining Engineering. He received his bachelor’s degree from Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering Research and Technology, Chandrapur (Maharashtra). Sought after for variety of learning modalities and support materials to facilitate learning process and accentuate presentations. He has done 1 year post graduate practical Training in grassy three mine in ECL (Kalidaspur project) for certificate of second class manager .He has done Post graduate diploma in industrial Safety. And are of Some Research paper he has worked on Safety management plan in mining industry. His final graduating thesis was CLEAN COAL TECHNOLOGY.

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