Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
   
Somnath Sengupta
Assistant Professor, Electronics and Communication Engg
B.Tech., M.E., Ph.D (BIT MESRA)
Contact Address
Permanent Address PO+VILL-DAHAR PAR DIST-MURSHIDABAD WEST BENGAL PIN-742201
Local Address Qtr No DI/1 Inner Campus BIT Mesra Ranchi 835215
Phone (Office) 06512275444
Phone Residence 06512275244
Email Id ssengupta@bitmesra.ac.in
Joined Institute on : 15-Jul-2006
  Work Experience
 
Teaching : 15 Years

Research : 13 Years

  Professional Background

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University/Institute/Organization and Department/Section

Position held           (Designation)

Nature of Duties

Start Date

Till Date

2.

BIT Mesra

Assistant Professor

[AL-11]

Regular

14 Jul 2011

Continue

3.

BIT Mesra

Assistant Professor

[AL-10]

Regular

01 Jan 2009

14 Jul 2011

4.

BIT Mesra

Lecturer

 

Regular

01 Apr 2008

01 Jan 2009

5.

BIT Mesra

Lecturer

Contractual

14 Jul 2006

01 Apr 2008

Involved as Co-investigator in a project sponsored by ISRO from 2009-12

  Research Areas
 
  1.  Optoelectronic Instrumentation
  2. Fiber Optic Sensors
  3. FBG based Devices
  4. Optical Communication
  Award and Honours
 

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Award/recognition

Year

Awarding body

Reason for award

1.

Recognition as Reviewer in Optical Fiber Technology Journal, Elsevier

2019

Elsevier

Recognition as Reviewer

2.

Recognition as Reviewer in Photonic Sensors Journal, Springer

2018

Springer

Recognition as Good Reviewer

3.

GATE Fellowship

2004-2006

MHRD, GoI

GATE qualified in Instrumentation Engg.

4.

National Scholarship at Matriculation

1997

WBBSE & GoI

Merit at Matriculation

   Publications
 

 

International Journal:

  1. “Design of superstructure fiber Bragg grating with efficient mode coupling for simultaneous strain and temperature measurement with low cross-sensitivity,” Somnath Sengupta, S. K. Ghorai, P. Biswas, IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 16, no. 22, pp. 7941-7949, 2016.
  2. “Ultra-narrow band optical comb filter using Gaussian-sampled fiber Bragg grating with periodic chirp effect,” Somnath Sengupta, S. K. Ghorai, Optical and Quantum Electronics, Springer, vol. 48, p. 482 (13pp.), 2016.
  3. “An effcient method for determining transmission characteristics of superstructure fiber Bragg grating and its use for multiparameter sensing”, Somnath Sengupta, S  K Ghorai, Optical Fiber Technology, Elsevier, vol. 21, pp. 146–153, 2015. (Indexed in NASA-ADS)
  4. “Distributed strain measurement using modal interference in birefringent optical fiber”, D. kumar, S. Sengupta, S. K. Ghorai, Measurement Science & Technology, IOP, vol. no. 19, p. 065201 (8pp), 2008.

International Conferences:

  1. Somnath Sengupta, S K Ghorai, “High Performance Optical Comb Filter using Full duty cycle based Periodically Chirped- Sampled Fiber Bragg Grating”, IEEE Proceeding, ICMAP2015, ISM Dhanbad, 11-13 Dec, 2015.
  2. “DC Index Shifted Dual Grating Based Superstructure Fiber Bragg Grating as Multichannel FBG and Multiparameter Sensor”, Somnath Sengupta, S K Ghorai, IJCTA, vol. 8, pp. 208-212, 2015.
  3. S.K. Ghorai, S. Sengupta, Soumya Sidhishwari and D R Roy, “A Hybrid Fiber Optic Sensing System for Structural Health Monitoring”, IEEE Sensors 2010, Hawaii, USA. 1-2 Nov, 2010.
  4. Soumya Sidhishwari, S. Sengupta and S.K.Ghorai, “Higher order modal interference in optical fiber for structural health monitoring”, International Conference on Fiber Optics &  Photonics (PHOTONICS- 2008),Organized by  IIT Delhi, Delhi, Dec. 15-17, 2008.
  5. S.K. Ghorai, Soumya Sidhishwari and S. Sengupta, “Improved least squares based autoregressive model for phase extraction in distributed fiber optic interferometric sensors”, International Conference on Optoelectronics, fiber optics & photonics (PHOTONICS- 2006), Hyderabad, Dec. 13-16, 2006.

National Conferences:

  1. S.K.Ghorai, Dilip Kumar and S.Sengupta, “Distributed strain sensing using fiber mode-mode interference”, Proc. of National Conf. on Advances in Sensors for Aerospace Applications, held at Research Center Imarat, Hyderabad, Dec 14 –15, 2007.
  2. S. Sengupta, D. Kumar, S. K. Ghorai, “Distributed Fiber Optic Strain Sensing in a Simply Supported Beam using Wavelet Transform,” National Conference: Advances in Electronic Materials and Devices-2006, Guru Ghasidas University, Bilaspur, India, 5-6 March 2006.

 

  Current Sponsored Projects
 

Currently working as CO-PI in the Institute project: “NM-ICPS in Data Science” under Spoke with TIH-ISI Kolkata 

  Text and Reference Books
 

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N.

Title of the book

Author/ Authors as appeared in the Book

Publisher & Publication date

Editor/ Editors as appeared in the Book

ISSN/

ISBN No

Whether Peer Reviewed

1.

Book chapter accepted in “Photonics, Plasmonics and Information Optics: Research and Technological Advances”

Somnath Sengupta and others

(To be published)

To be published in CRC Press, Taylor Francis, Jul’ 2020.

To be published

To be published

Yes