Mantra Prasad Satpathy

Assistant Professor (II)

Dr. Mantra Prasad Satpathy is currently serving as an Assistant professor (II) in School of Mechanical Engineering, KIIT Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar. He has specialized himself in the field of ‘Materials Joining’ and 10 years of teaching and research experience. He has completed his PhD on “Ultrasonic spot welding of dissimilar metals” in 2017 from National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India. He has guided 5 UG projects, and 4 PG projects. Furthermore, 1 PG and 3 PhD research scholars are currently working under him on various topics related to Advanced Manufacturing field. Dr. Satpathy conferred with numerous awards from IEI, India for his outstanding contribution in the joining field. He has authored/co-authored 36 peer-reviewed scientific articles in high quality journals as well as 20 international conference proceedings. He also acts as reviewer to many prestigious journals in the manufacturing field. His areas of interest include solid state joining and characterization, development of hybrid joining process for fabrication of Li-ion batteries, simulation and modelling of advanced manufacturing processes, multi-criteria decision making and optimization.

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Educational Qualification
Ph. D.

Research Interests
Solid state joining and characterization, Hybrid welding processes, simulation and modelling of advanced manufacturing processes, multi-criteria decision making and optimization

Administrative Responsibility
Co-Faculty Incharge of Advanced Manufacturing Process Lab

Awards & Honours
1.Session Chair in 10 ICMPC 2020 Conference at GLA University, Mathura in 2020 2.Commendable Contribution as Resource Person in FDP-2019 KIIT University in 2019 3.Best Paper Award in ICAIMRE-2019 Conference in 2019 4.Er. Raj Kishore Mohapatra Award in 2019 5.Er. Avaya Chandra Nayak Memorial Award in 2019 6.Ganesh Mishra Memorial Award in 2017 7.Sankarsan Jena Memorial Award in 2016 8.Best Research Scholar and Presentation in 2015 9.Best Student Award in 2010

1. Institute of Engineers India (IEI), 2. Indian Welding Society (IWS)

Outreach Activity
[1]. Delivered a talk under the “Speak and Search Lecture Series” at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar [2]. Speaker in “Advanced Welding Technologies” FDP at JAIN University, Bengaluru [3]. Session Chair in 10 ICMPC 2020 Conference at GLA University, Mathura
Journals/Conferences :
[1]. S Das, M P Satpathy, A Pattanaik, B C Routara, “Experimental Investigation on Ultrasonic Spot Welding of Aluminum-Cupronickel Sheets Under Different Parametric Conditions”, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 2019, Taylor & Francis
[2]. M P Satpathy, B Patel, S K Sahoo, “Exploration of bonding phenomenon and microstructural characterization during high-power ultrasonic spot welding of aluminum to steel sheets with copper interlayer”, Ain Shams Engineering Journal, 2019, vol. 10, pp. 811-819, Elsevier
[3]. M P Satpathy, S B Mishra, S K Sahoo, “Ultrasonic spot welding of aluminum-copper dissimilar metals: A study on joint strength by experimentation and machine learning techniques”, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 2018, vol. 33, pp. 96-110, Elsevier
[4]. M P Satpathy, S K Sahoo, “Ultrasonic Spot Welding of Al-Cu Dissimilar Metals: A Study on Parametric Influence and Thermo-Mechanical Simulation”, International Journal of Modelling and Simulation, 2018, vol. 38(2), pp. 83-95, Taylor & Francis
[5]. M P Satpathy, S K Sahoo, “Experimental and numerical studies on ultrasonic metal welding of dissimilar metals”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2017, vol. 93(5-8), pp. 2345-2351, Springer
[6]. M P Satpathy, A Kumar, S K Sahoo, “Effect of brass interlayer sheet on microstructure and joint performance of ultrasonic spot welded copper-steel joints”, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 2017, vol. 26(7), pp. 3254-3262, Springer
[7]. M P Satpathy, S K Sahoo, “Mechanical performance and metallurgical characterization of ultrasonically welded dissimilar joints”, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 2017, vol. 25, pp. 443-451, Elsevier
[8]. M P Satpathy, S K Sahoo, “Parametric analysis on plastic deformation of materials during ultrasonic spot welding with different anvil geometries”, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, 2017, vol. 31(4), pp. 344-361, Inderscience
[9]. M P Satpathy, S K Sahoo, “Microstructural and mechanical performance of ultrasonic spot welded Al-Cu joints for various surface conditions”, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 2016, vol. 22, pp. 108-114, Elsevier
[10]. M P Satpathy, S K Sahoo, “An experimental investigation on joining of aluminum with steel using ultrasonic metal welding”, International Journal of Mechatronics and Manufacturing Systems, 2016, vol. 9(4), pp. 299-309, Inderscience