Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Dr. Anand Kumar
Assistant Professor and In charge, Mechanical Engineering
Ph.D.(IIT Roorkee)
Contact Address
Permanent Address House No:48, Anugrah Puri Colony Gaya 823001 Bihar-India
Local Address Depatment of Mechanical Engg. BITMesra, Patna Campus Patna- 800014 Bihar-India
Phone (Office) +91-9430149060
Phone Residence +91-8210966450
Email Id
Joined Institute on : 7-Sep-2004
  Work Experience
Teaching : 18 Years

Research : 03 Years

Individual: 00 Years

  Professional Background

Father’s Name                                     :           Shri B.K.Gupta

Date of Birth                                       :           December 5th, 1975

Marital Status                                      :           Married

Nationality                                          :           Indian

Qualification                                       :           Ph.D.

Languages                                           :           Hindi, English

  Research Areas

Fabrication and Charcterization of Composites 

Friction Stir Welding (FSW)

Machining and its Characterization 

  Award and Honours
  • Expert lecture delivered on “Influence of Tool Geometry in Friction Stir Welding” in one week short term course on TASHMT 2016 organized by Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh during   February 8-12, 2016.
  • Expert lecture delivered on “Solid State Joining Process of Aluminium based metal Matrix Composites” in one week short term course on AMP-2016 organized by National Institute of Technology Patna during March 7-12, 2016.

International Journal

  1. Anand Kumar, M. M. Mahapatra, P.K. Jha, Fabrication and characterizations of mechanical properties of Al-4.5%Cu/10TiC composite by in-situ method, Journal of Minerals and Materials Characterization and Engineering, 11(11), 2012, pp.1075-1080.
  2. . Anand Kumar, M.M. Mahapatra, P.K. Jha., Modeling the abrasive wear characteristics of in-situ synthesized Al–4.5%Cu/TiC composites, Wear, 306, (1–2), 2013, pp. 170–178.

3.   Anand Kumar, P.K. Jha, M.M. Mahapatra,  Abrasive wear behaviour of in-Situ TiC reinforced with Al-4.5%Cu matrix, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 23(3), 2013, pp. 743-752.

4.   Anand Kumar, M.M. Mahapatra, P.K. Jha, Effect of machining parameters on cutting force and surface roughness of in-situ Al-4.5%Cu/TiC metal matrix composites, Measurement, 45, 2014, pp. 325-332.

5.   Anand Kumar., M.M. Mahapatra, P.K. Jha., N.R. Mandal, Venkateswarlu D., Influence of tool geometries and process variables on friction stir butt welding of Al–4.5%Cu/TiC in situ metal matrix composites, Materials and Design, 59, 2014, pp. 406-414. 

International Conference

  1. Anand kumar, P.K. Jha, and M.M.Mahapatra, Friction Stir Welding Characteristics of In-Situ Al-4.5%Cu-TiC Composites, Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials XXIII (PFAM XXIII), Dec 5-7, 2014, pp. 691-701.
  2. Anand kumar, Pradeep Kumar Jha, and M.M.Mahapatra, Synthesis and Mechanical Property Evaluation of Al-Cu-TiC in-situ Metal Matrix Composites, Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials XXII (PFAM XXII), Dec 18-20, 2013, pp. 559-574.
  3. P.K. Jha, Anand kumar, M.M. Mahapatra, Influence of Machining Parameters on Al-4.5Cu/TiC in-situ metal matrix composites, International Conference of Light Metals TMS 2013, Mar 3-7, 2013, pp.449-452.
  4. Pradeep kumar Jha, Suman kant, Pardeep kumar, Anand kumar, Time Zone Analysis of F-Curve for Intermixing During Ladle Change-over, CFD Modeling and Simulation in Materials, TMS 2012, 2012, pp. 335-342.
  5. D.M. Dalwe Arvind Kumar, Anand kumar, Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Sandwich Panels, INCCOM-6, IITK, Kanpur, Dec12-14, 2007, pp. 902-905.
  6. Anand Kumar and Sabin Kumar Mishra "A Novel Technique of Synthesizing In-situ Al-4.5%Cu/TiC Metal Matrix Composites"ASCAD-2018, 4-6 June 2018 NIT Patna,, pp 507-511

National Conference:           

  1. Prveen Mishra, Vivek Kr. Gaba, Anand kumar, Hearth Conditions Of a Furnace with Reference to Hot Metal Flow, 32nd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, 15-17 Dec, 2005, B8-1 to B8-5.
  2. Praven Mishra, O.P. Pandey, Anand kumar, Vivek Kr Gaba, Experimental Investigation of Biogas Plant for Running Duel Fuel Engine, Integration of Energy from Conventional & Non- Conventional Sources, 7-9 Oct, 2006.
  3. Brajesh Tripathi, Sabin kr. Mishra, Anand kumar, Mathematical Description of Thermo-electrochemical Performance of Fuel Cells, Proceedings  of the National Conference on New and Renewable Energy: Prospects and Challenges, 17-18 Dec, 2007, 25-32.
  Member of Professional Bodies


The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)

Life member




Institute of Engineers (India)

Associate Member

AM 096389-8