Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Dr. Paritosh Mahata
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. (IIT Kanpur)
Contact Address
Permanent Address Vill - Radhamahuli, P.O. - Joypur, P.S. - Jhargram, Dist. - Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India, PIN - 721513
Local Address Flat No. TA - 19, Transit Accommodation, BIT Mesra Campus, BIT Mesra, Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand - 835215
Phone (Office) +91 7607487861
Phone Residence +91 7607487861
Email Id
Joined Institute on : 11-Jul-2016
  Work Experience
Teaching : 2 Years

Individual: 2 Years

  Professional Background

1. July, 2008 - July, 2010, Engineer - Piping, Foster Wheeler India Private Limited, Kolkata, India.

2. Jan, 2016 - June, 2016, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Jalandhar, Punjab, India.

3. July, 2016 - Present, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, BIT Mesra, Ranchi, India.

  Research Areas

Mechanical Behavior of Soft Materials, Continuum Mechanics, Statistical Mechanics, and Nonlinear Vibration.


1. S. Chatterjee, P. Mahata, Time-delayed absorber for controlling friction-driven vibration, Journal of Sound and Vibration 322 (2009) 39-59.

2. S. Chatterjee, P. Mahata, Controlling friction-induced instability by recursive time-delayed acceleration feedback, Journal of Sound and Vibration 328 (2009) 9-28.

3. P. Singh, P. Mahata, T. Baumgart, S. L. Das, Curvature sorting of proteins on a cylindrical lipid membrane tether connected to a reservoir, Physical Review E 85, 051906 (2012).

4. P. Mahata and S. L. Das, Two-dimensional convex-molecule fluid model for surface adsorption of proteins: Effect of soft interaction on adsorption equilibria, Physical Review E 90, 062713 (2014).

5. P. Mahata  and S. L. Das, Generation of Wavy Structure on Lipid Membrane by Peripheral Proteins: A Linear Elastic Analysis, FEBS Letters 591(10), 1333 - 1348 (2017).