पूर्वोत्तर क्षेत्रीय विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान
North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology 
deemed-to-be-university under MHRD, Govt.of India
Nirjuli - 791109, Arunachal Pradesh
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PRADIP LINGFA

Professor

Research Interests: Renewable Energy, Alternate Fuels for Internal Combustion Engines, Energy studies.

e-mail:pradip.lingfa{AT}gmail(dot)com
Phone(EPBX/Office):9774516964(m)
Add: Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science &Technology, Nirjuli, Itanagar,
Arunachal Pradesh -791109 (India).

  • Professional Background
  • Honors and Awards
  • Educational Details
  • Administrative Background
  • Sponsored Research Projects Completed
  • Memberships in Professional bodies
  • Teaching Engagements
  • Projects and Thesis Supervised/ Currently Supervising
  • PHDs Supervised
  • Participation in short term courses
  • Courses or Conferences Organised
  • Special Lectures Delivered
  • Books Authored
  • Publications
  • Miscellaneous
From To Designation Organisation
15- 02 -1996 02- 08-2007 Lecturer NERIST, AP
03- 08-2007 30- 03-2009 Senior Lecturer NERIST, AP
31- 03-2009 02- 03- 2012 Assistant Professor NERIST, AP
03- 03-2012 30-03-2015 Associate Professor NERIST, AP
30-03-2015 Till  date.. Professor NERIST, AP
Award Institute Year
IconSWM -Springer Excellent Poster Award 2018 8th International Conference on Sustainable Waste Management under the aegis of International Society for Waste Management Air and Water (ISWMAW) held from 22th - 25th November 2018 at Acharya Nagarjuna University Guntur, A.P., India     2018
Conferred with 'Glory of India' (Gold Mealist ) The Best Citizen Publishing House The World's Most Leading Biographical Specialists, New Delhi, India 2018
Received 'Distinguished Scientist in Mechanical Engineering' Venus International Foundation at Radha Reagent, Chennai City, India 2017
Received 'Distinguished Faculty in Engineering' (Specialization- Mechanical) 3rd Contemporary Academic Meet - CAM 2017,  Venus International Foundation at Radha Reagent, Chennai City, India 2017
Received 'Certificates of Appreciations' All Tagrung Yangje Development Welfare Society (ATYDWS),  District East Kameng, Seppa, Arunachal Pradesh, India 2017
Received 'Certificate of Honour' International Conference on Global Biodiversity, Climate Change and Sustainable Development' (ICBCS 2016), Rajiv Gandhi University, Doimukh, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh,India 2016
Received 'Inspiring Personality' East Kameng Social Welfare and Cultural Organisation (EKSWCO), District East Kameng, Seppa, Arunachal Pradesh, India 2016
Received 'Best Citizens of India' International Publishing House, New Delhi 2012
Facilitation for  'Outstanding Contributions Towards Enhancing the Overall Growth of the Community/Society of the State of Arunachal Pradesh' ‘Nyishi’ Federal Council (NFC) Society Based Organisation, Arunachal Pradesh, India 2006
Included and Appeared in 'Who Who in 'Nyishi Personality Book' Nyishi Personality Book as a 'Good Academician',  Arunachal Pradesh, India 2006
Received 'Appreciation Certificate' from Director NERIST 'Towards the Valuable Contribution as a Chief Co-ordinator'  of 'SHRISTI' the First Annual Technical Festival held at NERIST North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology, Itanagar (A.P), India 2006
Degree Subject University Year
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering M.G. University, Kerala, India 1993
M.Tech Energy Studies Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India 2005
Ph.D Mechanical Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India 2014
From To Designation Organisation
05-09-2018 Till date Dean Student Affairs (SA) NERIST
20-08-2014 30-08- 2017 Head of Department (HOD) Mechanical Engineering Department, NERIST
28-01-2015 04-02-2015 Dean(Planing and Development) In-charge NERIST
31-10-2013 28-11-2013 Dean Student Affairs (SA) In-charge NERIST
28-11-2013 10-12-2013 Dean Student Affairs (SA) In-charge NERIST
29-05-2015 16-06-2015 Dean (Administration) in-charge NERIST
19-03-2008 09-07-2010 Chairman Hostel Management Council(HMC) cum Chief Warden NERIST
07-07- 2017 Till date.. Chairman Security NERIST
2014 2018 Chairman (Estimate Vetting Committee) NERIST
20-06-2016 08-08-2016 Chairman (Library) in-charge NERIST
2017 Till date.. Coordinator  ISTE NERIST Chapter NERIST
19-04-2017 Till date.. Regional Coordinator  'Unnat Bharat Abhiyan'( UBA) NERIST NERIST
12-01-1999 21-07-2014. LO (SC/ST),NERIST for two terms NERIST
08-10-1998 06-06-2002 Estate Officer NERIST

25th & 27th February 2014

-- Committee member for appointment of Officers & Staffs of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) Rono Hill, Doimukh, Arunachal Pradesh, India Rajiv Gandhi University (Central University),Rono Hill,Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh, India
2017 -- Member of Institute Academic Council NERIST
2006 -- Chief Co-ordinator of First Annual Technical Festival, 2006 of NERIST NERIST
1997 -- Departmental Counsellor for Training and Placement, NERIST NERIST
2016 -- Co-ordinator of Mechanical Association of NERIST (MAN), Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST NERIST
10-04-2003 -- Assistant Fishery Officer, Government of Arunachal Pradesh, Department of Fishery, India Govt of Arunachal Pradesh
Topic What is Innovative? Funding Agency Year
1. Installation, Development, Production and  Testing of 250 Litre Capacity Integrated Bio-diesel Reactor system
  • Demonstrating Centre for Biodiesel Production
  • R&D of Various Non-edible Oils Available in the Region
  • Ph.D.,  M.Tech, B.Tech and Diploma Student Projects

Training of Budding Entrepreneurs and Progressive Farmers of the North East Region of India etc.

Department of Science & Technology (DST),GOI

2010

2. Development of Laboratory Facility for Biodiesel Production Centre Production and Utilization of Biodiesel Obtained From Various Non-edible Vegetable Oils Available in North East India as a Supplementary Fuel in Diesel Engines for Rural Applications. Department of Science & Technology (DST),GOI

2012

3. Study of performance and emission characteristics of a single cylinder Direct Injection diesel engine run by biodiesel obtained from locally available seeds. Use of Biodiesel to reduce air pollution and use of Biodiesel in various types of engine to check their performance and emission level.  TEQIP 2017

 New Laboratories Developed

Name  of Laboratories

Department

Innovative

New Bio-diesel Laboratory

Mechanical Engineering

Production and Utilization of Biodiesel Obtained From Various Non-edible Vegetable Oils Available in North East India as a Supplementary Fuel in Diesel Engines for Rural Applications.

Integrated Biodiesel Reactor System (250 Litre Capacity Biodiesel Reactor)

Mechanical Engineering

  • Demonstrating Centre for Biodiesel Production
  • R&D of Various Non-edible Oils Available in the Region
  • Ph.D.,  M.Tech, B.Tech and Diploma Student Projects
  • Training of Budding Entrepreneurs and Progressive Farmers of the North East Region of India.
  1. Indian Society for Technical Education,Life Membership No:LM 66553
  2. Oil Technologists' Association of India, Life Membership No: L141
  3. American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), Membership No: 1489017
  4. Member of International Association of Engineer (IAENG, A Professional Body), Membership  No: 116651
  5. Life Member of Arunachal Science Academy (ASA): L-38
  6. The Combustion Institute of Indian Section (CIIS), Life Membership No (LMC) : 1255
  7. Quarterly Franklin Member: ID: CA 89724
Title Course Code Module Semester
Energy Conversion Principles ME-4102 B.Tech Second
Internal combustion engines ME-6010 B.Tech First
Energy conversion techniques ME-6101 B.Tech Second
Thermal engineering ME-4402 B.Tech First
Advanced  Laboratory Practice ME-6251 B.Tech Second
Dynamics &Thermodynamics of Turbo-machines ME-7003 M.Tech Second
Practice-I ME-7152 M.Tech Second
Measurements and Control in Fluid & Thermal Engineering ME-7212 M.Tech First
Advanced Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer ME-7112 M.Tech Second
Alternative Fuels for Transportation ME-7014 M.Tech First
Design of IC Engine Components and Sub-systems ME-7013 M.Tech Second
       

PhD Student(Currently Supervising)

Title of Project Names of Students
Characterization of isolated microalgae from the natural habitats of Arunachal Pradesh for biomass and biodiesel sources

Mr. Nabam Hina Papu(2015)

( Roll No. Ph.D(FT)/15/ME08)

Production, Physiochemical Properties, Performance and Emission Analysis of  blends of biodiesel produced from Toko Patta

Md. Sajit Ahmed

 

( Roll No.Ph.D (FT)/16/ME004)

Thermo catalytic production, Physiochemical Properties, Performance and Emission exploration of Plastic oil extracted from waste plastic materials

Mr. Awinash Kumar

 

(Roll No. PhD/FT/17/ME/03)

M.Tech students project supervised

S.No.

Name of Degree

Student Enrolled

Thesis Submitted

Degree Awarded

1

 

 

Master of Technology (M.Tech)

 

Mr. Santosh Kumar Dash (Roll: MT/13/TFE/03).

Completed

Awarded

2

Mr. Ojin Tatik (Roll: MT/13/TFE/09)

Completed

Awarded

 

3

Mr. Nabam Hina Papu (Roll: MT/13/TFE/10).

Completed

Awarded

4

MS. Tana Pompi (MT/14/TFE/02)

Completed

Awarded

5

Md. Shikh M. Rashid (MT/14/TFE/04)

Completed

Awarded

6

MR. Moichang S. Ahamed (MT/14/TFE/05)

Completed

Awarded

7

Shri Nyargo Yirang (MT/15/TFE/06)

 

Completed

awarded

8

Shri Pujam Buchi  (MT/15/TFE/05)

Completed

Awarded

9

Shri Sansam Santosh Kumar ( MT/15/TFE/04)

Completed

Awarded

10

Md. Mohmed Imran Ahmed (  (MT/16/TFE/04)

Completed

Awarded

11

Shri Amarendra Deka

( MT/16/TFE/01)

 

Completed

Awarded

12

Md. Hammad Sydi Laskar (MT/16/TFE/02)

 

Completed

Awarded

13

Md Imran Ahmed

( MT/16/TFE/04)

 

Completed

Awarded

14

Md Mehboob Alam Mollah

  1.  

Completed

Awarded

15

Mr. Yanglow Rangang

  1.  

Completed

Awarded

16

Mr. Chiranjeev Palit

(Roll No. MT/17/TFE/001)

Completed

Yet to Award

17

Mr. Lalaruaitluanga

(Roll No. MT/TFE/02)

Completed

Yet to Award

18

Mr. Saitluangpuia

(Roll No. MT/17/TFE/03)

Completed

Yet to Award

Selected Degree (B.Tech) student Projects

  • Development of Alternative Fuel Using Mesua Ferrei Oil as a Fuel for Internal Combustion Engine, 2006.
  • Determination of Emission and Performance Characteristics of Messua  Ferrei as Fuel for Diesel Engine, 2007.
  • Determining the Performance Characteristics of Bio-diesel in Compression Ignition Engine, 2009.
  • Experimental Investigation of Engine Performance using Biodiesel Obtained from Waste Cooking Oil in a Single Cylinder Diesel Engine, 2014.
  • Production Process Optimization and Characterization of Methyl Ester Derived from Nahar Oil, 2014.
  • Fabrication of Exhaust Waste Heat Utilisation (recovery) System from Diesel Engine, 2015.
  • Production and Characterization of Methyl Ester from Waste Cooking Oil and Jatropha oils, 2015.
  • Study of performance and emission analysis of a CI engine using Methyl Ester (Biodiesel) blends, 2016.
  • Production, Performance and Emission analysis of Biofuel derived from Mesua ferrea in CI Engine 2017.
  • Study of Performance and Emission Characteristics of CI Engine Fuelled With Ethyl Ester of Cotton Seed Oil.

Selected Diploma student Projects

  • Design and Fabrication of 10 Litre Capacity Bio-diesel Reactor, 2007
  • Design and Fabrication of 5 Litre Capacity Bio-diesel Reactor, 2009
  • Design and Fabrication of  1 litre Capacity Biodiesel Reactor, 2014
  • Fabrication of Mesua ferrea Seed Decorticator, 2015
  • Fabrication of Mechanical Oil Expeller for Mesua ferrea Seed, 2015
  • Fabrication of Pedal Operated Water Pump, 2015.
  • Fabrication of Exer-wash Machine, 2017

 PhD Student(Supervised)

Topic

Scholar Name

Status of PhD

Registration Year

Study of filmwise condensation from moist air inside a parallel plate channel

Mr. Dipankar Buyan

( Roll No. Ph.D(FT)/14/ME05)

Awarded

 

2014

Laminar convective heat transfer from shrouded vertical variable height fin array.

 

Mr. Kankan Kishore Pathak

( Roll No. Ph.D (FT)/14/ME/04)

 

Awarded

 

2014

Studies of biodiesel production from Nahar oil using Calcium and its utilization in CI engine

Mr. Santosh Kumar Dash

(RollNo. Ph.D (FT)/15/ME04)

 

Thesis Submitted

 

2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Course

Sponsored By

Date

Two Day National Conference on Rural Immersion Management

Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education, Department of Higher Education, MHRD, GOI at Hyderabad, Telangana

13th & 14th July, 2019

Regional Workshop for Orientation of Participating Institutes to Initiate Work in Adopted Village Clusters

IIT Guwahati

5th January 2019

Workshop on Role of Local Chapter

IIT Kanpur

29th April 2017

Pedagogy Training for Outcome Based Education

NITTTR, Bhopal

16-17 March,2017

Recent Advancements of Electric Machines and Industrial Applications

TEQIP, World bank project

4-8 November,2015

E-Journals Training workshop

INDEST,AICTE

 

22-23 August,2015

 

CADD Excellence (Computer aided Design & Drafting)

NERIST

30th July- 9 Aug.2014

RISE-2014, Renewable in Science and Energy

NIT, Silchar

10-14 Jan.,2014

Recent Advances in Design and Testing of Agricultural Machines

NERIST

23 June-4 July 2013

Efficient Fossil Energy Technologies

IIT Delhi

4-10 July 2011

Recent Advances on the Utilization of Alternative Fuels for Transportation

IIT GuwahatiT

6-11th December,2010

Formula Car Design

IIT Delhi

23rd October,2010

Diesel Particulate & NOx Emission

IIT Kanpur

14-18 February,2010

Soft  Computing in Engineering Applications

AICTE

25th Jan to 5th  Feb 2010

Composite Material: Manufacturing Mechanics and its Applications

AICTE-ISTE

20-24 October, 2008

Hydrogen and its Applications

IIT Guwahati, QIP

15-19 September, 2008

Fuel and Combustion Technology

IIT Guwahati

5-9 December,2005

Integrated Management Programme for Effective Management of Technical Institutions

NERIST

17-28 March,2003

Translating idea into Products and Patents

NERIST

17-18 February,2003

Mechanical Engineering Design A Concurrent Engineering Approach at Mechanical Engineering

NERIST

2-13 December,2002

IT Application in Library and information Management

NERIST

11-12 November,2002

Integrated Watershed Management and Development

NERIST

17-28 December,2001

Women Empowerment

Govt. of Arunachal

20-24 November, 2001

Disaster management

NERIST

4-10 October. 2001

Impact of Agricultural Infrastructures on Economic in a state

NERIST

 

20-21 October,2001

 

Patent awareness

DST, NERIST

17 October, 2000

Conference Name

Sponsored By

Date

One Day Workshop on 'Fuel Conservation'

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India

8th February 2018

One Day Workshop on 'Bio-fuel and its Potential Toward Greener Future Fuel'

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India

12th August 2017

 

Institute-Industry Interaction Programme on ‘Demonstration and Training on Biodiesel Production'

Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)

 

16th & 17th October, 2016

 

International Symposium on 'Aspects of Mechanical Engineering and Technology for Industry'

Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)

06-12-2014

to

09-12-2014

Short Term Course on 'Appropriate Technology for Rural Development'

Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)

25-08- 2014 to

29-08- 2014

Regional Seminar  on 'Bio-fuels in North East India: Issues and Prospects'

All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE)

 

20-03-2009   to

21-03-2009

 

Title

Place

Date

Life Cycle Reliability Study of Energy Crops

Kaziranga University, Assam, India

22-23 April, 2019

Biofuel as a Renewable Source of Energy

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Adhi College of Engineering and Technology, Tamil Nadu, India

8–10 May 2019

 

Biofuels and its Potentials Towards its Greener & Safer Future

Paris (France)

 

27-28 March 2019

 

Development of East Kameng District: Challenges and Prospects

Govt. Model College, Seppa

 

28th September 2018

 

Importance of Biodiesel

Donyi Polo Vidhya Bhawan

10th August 2018

Biodiesel as a Future Sustainable Fuel

NEHU, Shillong

2017

Sustainable Development for Rural Bharat

NIT Arunachal Pradesh

2017

Bio-fuel and its Potential Toward Greener Future Fuel

NERIST

12th August 2017

Production of Biodiesel from Various Non-edible oils available in the North-Eastern Region of India

National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya, Shillong

8th November 2017

 

Career Guidance and Counselling

Naharlagun, Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh, India

21th May 2017

Is the Use of Money during election facilitative for Development

Seppa, Dist. East Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh, India

23th to 26th October, 2017

Biodiesel-Issue and Challenges

Tezpur University, Assam, India

2016

Production of biodiesel from 1 litre capacity biodiesel reactor and its utilities

NERIST

2006

Production and Testing of Biodiesel obtained from non-edible vegetable oils

NERIST

 

2006

Brief Study of DOLO Descendant of East Kameng District

VKV Hall, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh, India

2005

 

External Examiner for Evaluation of B.Tech/M.Tech/PhD thesis

  • External Examiner for Evaluation of Ph.D thesis
  • External Examiner for Evaluation of M.Tech thesis
  • External Practical Examiner (End Semester B.Tech Examination 2019) at Department of  Energy Engineering NEHU Shillong on 28th June 2019, India. 
  • External Examinership for setting question paper for the course Agro-energy Audit and Management (FMPE 512) for M. Tech. and Ph. D, College of Agricultural Engineering & Post Harvest Technology, (Central Agricultural University),  Ranipool, Gangtok- 737135, Sikkim, India.
  • External Examiner for Evaluation of M.Tech thesis National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh, India.

Reviewer of the Conferences

 

 
 
  1. Aspects of Mechanical Engineering & Technology for Industry (Vol. 1 & II), EXCEL Publishers, ISBN No. 9789383842957 (Vol. 1) & ISBN No. 9789383842964 (Vol. II), 2014.
  2. TEQIP Sponsored Short Term Course on 'Appropriate Technology for Rural Development', Organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST, Nirjuli Itanagar: 791109 Arunachal Pradesh, India. 2014.
  3. A Training Manual On Production of Tung Oil and its Utilisation in Engine, Organised by Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Sponsored by NOVOD and KVIC, Government of India, New Delhi, 2013.
  4. Proceedings of Regional Seminar on 'Bio-fuels in North East India: Issues and Prospects', Organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST, Nirjuli Itanagar: 791109 Arunachal Pradesh, India, 2009.   

Book Chapters

  1. Santosh Kumar Das and Pradip Lingfa, ''Production of biodiesel from high FFA Non-edible Nahar oil and optimisation of yield", Lecture notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering, (Scopus), Springer International Publishing AG, Part of Springer Nature 2018. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-76276-0-47,SERIES ISSN:2522-5022.
  2. A. Kumar, P.Lingfa, S.K. Das, M. S. Ahmed” Study on conversion techniques of alternative fuels from waste plastics “ (Accepted, To be published, SPRINGER, nature).
  3. P.Lingfa, "Tung Fruit (Aleurites Fordii) a Potential Energy Crop" (Submitted).

Advisory Board/Committee Member of National and International Conferences

  1. Spectrum – 2018’ - International Students’ Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in Science and Technology’ organized by Institute of Engineering & Management (IEM), held on 17th February, 2018, at Management House, IEM, Kolkata, India
  2. International Conference on 'Global Biodiversity, Climate Change and Sustainable Development' (ICBCS-2016), held during 15th-18th October, 2016 at Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU), Rono Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, India
  3. International Conference on 'Advanced Functional Materials 2017', held on 3-5th May 2017 at Adhi College of Engineering and Technology, Kanchipuran Dist Tamil Nadu 631605, India.
  4. A National Conference on 'Sustainable Mechanical Engineering: Today and Beyond' (SMETB) March 25-26, 2017, Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tezpur University, Tezpur, India
  5. National Workshop on 'Synthesis and Characterization of Photoactive Nano-composites for Solar Application', 11th-16th September, 2017, Jointly organized by Department of Energy Engineering North-Eastern Hill UniversityShillong-793022, Meghalaya, India and Anton Paar India Pvt. Ltd. Phase V, Udyog Vihar Industrial Area Gurgaon –122016
  6. One Day Seminar on "Renewable Energy Technologies: Issues and Perspectives (RETIP-2017)", during  22nd September 2017 at NIT Silchar, Assam, India
  7. Spectrum 2018'-International Conference of Students Paper Presentation on ‘Emerging Trends in Science and Technology’ on 17th February, 2018, at Science City, Kolkata, India.
  8. Vice-Chairman organising Committee member of 5th State Conference, organised by ABVP Arunachal Pradesh w.e.f 19th January to 21th January 2018 at Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh (India).

Resource Person:  Resource person during a Mock Interview held on 10th June 2019 at Hotel Todo, organized by the Nyishi Elite Society Career Guidance Cell, Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh, India.

Member of Internal Project Screening Committee for  State Council for Science & Technology (Department of Science & Technology), Government of Arunachal Pradesh, India, with effect from 23rd August 2017.

 Chief Editor and Editorial Board Member

  • Chief Editor, "THE GAMLE" (The Wisdom), 'Souvenir' released during Golden Jubilee Celebration of Government Higher Secondary School, Pampoli, District East Kameng, Seppa, Arunachal Pradesh: 790102 (India)
  • Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE) (Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering), International Journal of Green Technology.
 

Journal Publications

  1. S.K. Das and P. Lingfa, 'Combustion analysis of a single cylinder variable compression ratio small size agricultural DI diesel engine run by Nahar biodiesel and its diesel blends', SCI. Impact Factor-0.555) Taylor &Francis, Energy Resource Part A Recovery, Utilization and Environmental effects, https://doi.org/10.1080/15567036.2019.1604878.
  2. S K Dash and P Lingfa, 'An overview of biodiesel production and its utilization in diesel engines', International Conference on Mechanical, Materials and Renewable Energy IOP Publishing IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 377 (2018) 012006 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/377/1/012006.
  3. Santosh Kumar Dash, Pradip Lingfa and Supriya B. Chavan, "An experimental investigation of the application potential of Nahar biodiesel and its diesel blends as diesel engine fuels" SCI. Impact Factor-0.555) Taylor &Francis, ISSN: 1556-7036 (PRINT), 1556-7230 (ONLINE), Vol. No. 40, No. 24, pp 2923-2932, 2018. Energy sources Part A: Recovery, Utilization and environmental effects.
  4.  S.K. Das and P. Lingfa, "Performance evaluation of Nahar oil diesel blends in a single cylinder direct injection diesel engine", International Journal of Green Energy[WOS, Scopus], IF(2016) -1.454)] ISSN:15435075. Francis &Tailor, (UGC APRROVED), 2018, pp;1-6, doi.org/10.1080/15435075, 1464926. 2018 https://www.researchgate.net/journal/1543,5075_International_Journal_of_Green_Energy.
  5.  Nabam Papu Hina and Pradip Lingfa, "Isolation, biomass estimation and characterization of the biofuel potential of diatom Navicula Sphaerophora", AIP Conference Proceedings 1952, 020060 (2018); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5032022. 2018    ,IF-0.22.https://www.researchgate.net/journal/1551-7616_AIP_Conference_Proceedings.
  6.  Dipanka Bhuyan, Asis Giri, Pradip Lingfa, "Entropy Analysis of Mixed Convection Condensation by Evaluating Fan Velocity with a New Approach", Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications,TSEA-17-1391) doi.10.115/14039355, Feb 2018, pp 1-10. 2018 IF-0.91 https://www.researchgate.net/journal/1948-  5085_Journal_of_Thermal_Science_and_Engineering_Applications.
  7. Pradip Lingfa, L. M. Das, S. N. Naik, "Study of Engine Performance and Exhaust Emissions on Multi-Cylinder Turbo-Charged Diesel Engine Operated with B5 Biodiesel Blend", World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Journal of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Vol:12, No:8, 2018.
  8. Sandeep Singh, Pradip Lingfa, Aditya Sinha, Sushima Devi.Th, Siddhartha Singh, Utkar Anand, "Tribological characterisation of some oils used in fabrication of biodiesel", International Journal of Research in Engineering, Technology and Science, Vol II, Special Issue, February 2017.n ww.ijrets.om,editor@ijrets.com,ISSN-2454-1915, PP; 1-7. 2017 IF-3.907 http://www.impactjournals.us/journals.php?jtype=2&id=77.
  9. Kankan Kishore Pathak, Asis Giri, Pradip Lingfa, "A numerical study of natural convective heat transfer from a shrouded vertical variable height non-isothermal fin array", Applied Thermal Engineering doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.applthermaleng.,2017.11.120 (I.F.3.35). 2017. https://www.journals.elsevier.com/applied-thermal-engineering
  10. S. K. Das, S. Das and Lingfa P., "Comparative assessment of performance and emission analysis of a diesel engine fuelled with biodiesel prepared from different sources", Journal of Industrial Pollution Control 33 (1), pp 1114-1119. 2017 , IF-0.1 https://www.researchgate.net_Journal_of_Industrial_Pollution_Control
  11. Pathak K.K., Giri A., Lingfa, P., "Computational Study on Heat Transfer from a Shrouded upright rectangular Fin Array: A typical case study", Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science, Special Issue 12: August 2017, pp 46-49 (ISI, ICI).2017 ,IF-0.89.https://www.researchgate.net/journal/0354-9836_Thermal_Science
  12. Pathak K.K., Giri A., Lingfa, P., "Evaluation of heat transfer coefficient of a shrouded vertical array of heat sinks (fins): A computational approach", International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology, Volume 8, Issue 4, Aril 2017, ISSN Print: 0976-6340 and ISSN Online:0976-6359, pp 319-326 (SCOPUS). 2017 Scopus indexed = 9.2286               http://www.iaeme.com/Ijmet/index.asp
  13. S. K. and , and Lingfa P. , 'A review on production of biodiesel using catalyzed transesterification' AIP Conference Proceedings, 1859, 020100 (2017); doi: 10.1063/1.4990253. 2017 IF-0.22       https://www.researchgate.net/journal/1551-7616_AIP_Conference_Proceedings
  14. Bhuyan D., Giri A., Lingfa, P., "Natural Convection driven condensation inside a vertical channel-A numerical study", Proceedings of the National Conference on Sustainable Mechanical Engineering: Today and Beyond (SMETB), March 24-25, 2017 at Tejpur University, India, pp. 169-175, ISBN 978-93-84388-11-9. 2017.
  15. Bhuyan D., Giri A., Lingfa, P., “Effect of relative humidity on film wise condensation- A numerical study”, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development Special Issue ISSN(P): 2248-6890; ISSN(E): 2249-8001,  Nov 2016, pp 87-100. http://www.tjprc.org/journals.php?jtype.
  16. Papu N.H., Lingfa, P., and Dash S.K., "Performance and Emission Characteristics of a Diesel Engine Run by Blend of Nahar and Waste Cooking Oil Methyl Ester", International Journal for Innovative Research in Science & Technology Vo. 1 Issue 11 April 2015 (ISSN (online):2349-6010.     2015      IF-6.8765             https://www.ijirset.com/
  17. Lingfa P., Das B., "Energy Analysis of Karanja oil as a supplementary fuel for compression ignition engine", Journal of UEEv-9,n,2 pp 97-101. 2015 ,IF-0.52 https://www.researchgate.net/
  18. Papu N.H., Das S. K., Tatik O. and Lingfa, P., "Performance and Emission Characteristics of a Diesel Engine Run by Blend of Nahar and Jatropha Methyl Ester", International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, ISSN 2250-2459 Vol 5, Issue 5, May 2015.IF-4.027, http://www.ijetae.com.
  19. Lingfa, P., Das P.,Das L.M.,Naik S.N., "Effect of Injection Opening Pressures and Injection Timings on the Engine Performance and Exhaust Emissions on Single Cylinder Diesel Engine Operating with Tung Biodiesel Blends", SAE Technical Paper 2014-01-2762, 2014, IF-0.52https://www.researchgate.net/journal/0148-7191_SAE_Technical_Papers.
  20. Lingfa, P., Jayakrishnan K., Naik, S.N., and Das L.M., "Á Comparative Study on Performance and Emission Characteristics of Compression Ignition Engine Using Biodiesel Derived from Non-edible Feedstock", SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-2676, doi:4271/2013-01-2676.       2013,IF-0.52 https://www.researchgate.net/journal/0148-7191_SAE_Technical_Papers
  21. Lingfa, P., Jayakrishnan K., Das, L.M.,  Naik, S.N., “A Study on Performance and Emission Characteristics of Compression Ignition Engine Operating with Biodiesel Blends”, International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, Volume 3, Special Issue 3, February 2013 pp 66-71,IF-4.027 ,http://www.ijetae.com.
  22. Lingfa, P., Das, L.M., Naik, S.N., “Utilization of Methyl Esters of Tung and Jatropha curcas Oils as a Supplementary Fuel for Single Cylinder Diesel Engine”, Proceedings of Ist KIIT International Symposium on Advances in Automotive Technology, 11th- 12 January 2013, India, pp 84-90.
  23. Lingfa, P., Prasad L., Mahendru K., Das, L.M., Naik, S.N., “Current Status of Non-edible Vegetable Oil-based Bio-diesel as an Alternative Fuel for Diesel Engine: Indian perspective. International Journal of Engineering Sciences Research- IJESR, Vol 03, Special Issue 01; February 2012, pp 554-558.IF-4.261,https://www.journals.elsevier.com/international-journal-of-engineering-science.
  24. Das B., Lingfa, P., Muralidhar, M., and Kathing, K., "Fried Mustard Oil as an Alternative Fuel. Published in the book, Renewable energy Technology: Issues and Prospects", Excel India Publishers, ISBN:93-80697-95-3.pp 89- 92, 2011.                 -              --
  25. Lingfa, P., "Non-edible Vegetable Oil as a Renewable Energy- One Alternative for Sustainable Development of Rural Community", R.G.U. Research Journal Vol. III 2005 pp 67-78, India, 2005.              

Participation and scholarly presented in the National Conferences: 18

S. No.

Date

Title of Conference or Institution

Title/Subject of presentation(if made)

1

March 25-26, 2017

'Sustainable Mechanical Engineering: Today and Beyond' (SMETB), Tezpur University, India.

Effects of Geometric Parameters on Heat Transfer from a Shrouded Vertical Plate Fin Array

2

19th May 2015

One day State Level Seminar on 'Nyishi Tribe'  at Nikam Niya Hall, Nirjuli, Itanagar

Education Scenario of Nyishi Community of Arunachal Pradesh

3

7th-9th , November 2014

National Conference On "Emerging Technology Trends in Agricultural Engineering", organised by Department of Agricultural Engineering, NERIST

Production and Optimisation Nahar Oil Methyl Ester

4

7th-9th November, 2014.

National Conference on "Emerging Technology Trends in Agricultural Engineering", Organised by Department of Agricultural Engineering, NERIST, India

Artificial Prediction of Performance of Biodiesel Fuelled Compression Ignition Engine

5

13-16 December 2013

Proceedings of 23th National Conference on 'I.C. Engines and Combustion' (NCICEC 2013) SVNIT, Surat, India

A Study on Performance and Emission Characteristics Running with Castor Biodiesel Blends in Compression Ignition Engine

6

8-9 November 2013

Proceedings of 23th National Conference on 'Recent Advancements in Mechanical Engineering' (NCRAME 2013), India

Utilization of Methyl Ester of Karanja (Pongamia pinnata) Oil as a Supplementary Fuel for Compression Ignition Engine

7

8th-9th November 2013

Proceedings of 23th National Conference on 'Recent Advancements in Mechanical Engineering' (NCRAME 2013), India

Waste Cooking Oil as Biodiesel Fuel: A review

8

15th-16th November 2013

National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil Engineering (NCRACE13-069/ENV-19), India

Effect of Various Reaction Parameter on the Biodiesel Production Process: A Review

9

16th-17th February 2006

Land Resource Management for Sustainable Development (State Land Use Board), R.W.D, Itanagar, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh

Non edible Oil as a Bio-fuels - One Alternative for Sustainable Development of the Rural Community of Arunachal Pradesh

10

20th – 21th March 2009

Proceedings of Regional Seminar on 'Bio-fuels in North East India: Issues and Prospects'  NERIST

Pongamia Pinnata Based Biodiesel as a Supplementary Fuel for Diesel Engine

11

11th- 12th February 2006

Proceedings of National Seminar on Application of 'Appropriate Technology for Rural Development', Swami V.K.V., Institute Chhattisgarh, Raipur

An Experimental Evaluation of Karanja Based Biodiesel as Substitute for Diesel Fuel

12

2006

Machkhowa (Guwahati), India

Production and Testing of Bio-diesel in Compression Ignition Engine

13

2006

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (Assam),  India

Applications of Non-edible Oil as Bio-fuel and its Experimental Evaluations

14

16th- 17th February 2007

National Level Conference on 'Tecnnobuzz', Organized by Sinhgad Technical Education Society's  Sau. Venutai Chawan Polytechnic, Pune

Development of 10 Litre Capacity Biodiesel Reactor Using Commercial Sodium Hydroxide and Methanol for Rural Application

15

9-10th Feb 2008

All India Seminar with International Participation on 'Non- conventional Energy Sources and Urban Rural Economy on Developing Countries, India

Experimental Investigation of Mesua ferrei oil as a Alternative Fuel

16

2009

National Conference on 'Design, Manufacture and Management for Next Generation' (DMM-2009), Perundural, India

Development of an Artificial Neural Network Model for LASER Micro Grooving Operation on Aluminium

17

2014

SESI Student Chapter, National Institute of Technology, Silchar, Assam

Non-edible Vegetable Oil-based Biodiesel as a Alternative Fuel for Diesel Engine: A Review

18

16th-17th February 2006

Land Resource Management for Sustainable Development (State Land Use Board), R.W.D, Itanagar, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh

Non edible Oil as a Bio-fuels - One Alternative for Sustainable Development of the Rural Community of Arunachal Pradesh

 

Participation and scholarly presented/to be presented in the International  Conferences: 22

S. No.

Date

Title of Conference or Institution

Title/Subject of presentation(if made)

1

27-28     March, 2018

2nd International Conference 'Biofuel & Bio-energy

Biodiesel as a partial substitute for mineral diesel in compression       ignition engines

2

4-6 December 2018

International conference on renewable and alternate energy (ICRAE-2018)  Guwahati, India

An Exploration of waste plastic oil and different hydrocarbon fuels derived from plastic wastes

3

4- 6th December 2018

 

International Conference on Renewable and Alternate Energy (ICRAE 2018) , Guwahati, India

 

Thermo catalytic production of an alternative fuel extracted from PETE and HDPE plastic wastes by using calcium hydroxide.

 

4

 

22 - 24th November 2018

 

8th International Conference on Sustainable Waste Management, Guntur, India

Study on conversion techniques of alternative fuels from waste plastics

5

22 - 24th November 2018

 

8th International Conference on Sustainable Waste Management, Guntur, India

A critical review on the production of biodiesel from Jatropha, Karanja and Castor feedstocks22-24 Nov.,2018

6

22-24 November 2018

8th International Conference on Sustainable Waste Management, Guntur, India

Jathropa Biodiesel Blends as Renewable Diesel Fuel Additives”,

7

17th & 18th March 2017

4th International Conference on innovation in information, embedded and communication systems (ICIIECS'17) organised by Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

Effects of Fin tip to shroud clearance on the thermal performance of rectangular vertical shrouded fin array

8

7th-8th April 2017

International Conference on Functional Materials, Characterization, Solid State Physics, Power, Thermal & Combustion Energy (FCSOTC)-2017, organised by Ramachandra College of Engineering, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India

A Review on Production of Biodiesel Using Catalyzed Transesterification

9

5th and 6th November 2016

International Conference on Recent Innovations in Engineering and Technology (ICRIET0, 2016,held at Institute of Engineering and Technology, Gunupur, India

 

Effect of relative humidity on film wise condensation- A numerical study

10

15th-18th October, 2016

International Conference Global Biodiversity, Climate Change and Sustainable Development (ICBCS-2016),  Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU), Rono Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Biodiesel as a future sustainable fuel

11

15th-18th October, 2016

International Conference Global Biodiversity Climate Change and Sustainable Development(ICBCS-2016) , Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU), Rono Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, India

Biodiesel from Mesua ferrea (Nahar) oil as an alternative fuel for diesel engine

12

2nd November, 2017

'Souvenir' of Govt. Higher Secondary, School, Pampoli, District East Kameng, Seppa Arunachal Pradesh, India

Importance of Education in a society

13

5th & 6th November 2016

4th International Conference on Innovations in Information, Embedded and Communication Systems held at Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Gunupur, India

Effect of fin tip to shroud clearance on the thermal performance of a rectangular vertical shrouded fin array

14

13th-15th October 2006

Bio-fuels Vision 2015 Bikaner (Rajasthan), India

An Experimental Evaluation of Pongamia  Pinnata Based Bio-diesel a as Supplementary Diesel Fuel for Rural Applications

15

6th-8th August, 2008

International Conference on Energy Security and Climatic Changes: Issues, Strategies, and Options (ESCC 2008)  at Sofitel Centara Grand, Bankok, Thailand

Messua Ferrea Oil: An Environmental Friendly Alternative Fuel for Diesel Engine

16

 17th - 21th, January 2011

International Conference on Renewable Energy (ICRE 2011) held at Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

 

Production of Castor (Recinus communis L.) Biodiesel and its Application in Diesel Engine

17

7th- 9th February 2013

International Conference on Energy Resources and Technologies for Sustainable Development (ICERTSD), Howrah (West Bengal) India.

A Study on Performance and Emission Characteristics Running with Biodiesel Blends in Compression Ignition Engine

18

 6th-8th December 2014

International Symposium on 'Aspects of Mechanical Engineering and Technology for Industry', Organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST, India

Production of Jatropha oil Methyl Ester and its Utilization in Stationary Engine to Assess their Suitability to Meet Emerging Fuel Quality and Emission Standards

19

6th-8th December 2014

International Symposium on 'Aspects of Mechanical Engineering and Technology for Industry', Organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST, India

Nahar (Mesua Ferrea L.) a Promising Feedstock for Biodiesel Production and Other Industrial Applications: A Review

20

6th-8th December 2014

International Symposium on 'Aspects of Mechanical Engineering and Technology for Industry', Organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST, India

Study the Effects on Performance Characteristics of 2 stroke Diesel Engine Using Biodiesel Obtained from Jatropha Oil: A Review

21

6th-8th December 2014

International Symposium on 'Aspects of Mechanical Engineering and Technology for Industry', Organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NERIST, India

Study of Performance and Emission Characteristics of Diesel Engine using Biodiesel Blends from Two or More Fuels: Review

22

5th & 6th November 2016

Recent Innovations in Engineering and Technology (ICRIET-2K16) at G.I.ET, Gunupur, India

Effect of relative humidity on film wise condensation- A numerical study

23

15th-18th October, 2016

International Conference Global Biodiversity, Climate Change and Sustainable Development (ICBCS-2016) at Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU), Rono Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, India

Biodiesel from Mesua ferrea (Nahar) oil as an Alternative fuel for diesel engine

 

 

Extra-curricular, awards and other Social Activities

Articles Published in newspapers

S. No.

Date

Title

Name of Magazines/ News Papers

1

2018

Research and Development in pursuits in the area of Biodiesel at  NERIST

Mechanical Association of NERIST, Magazine 2018

2

2017

Pongamia oil: 'Kalpataru of North East India

ALTIUS The Annual Magazine of NERIST

3

2016

Importance of Education in Society,

Souvenir 2016 ''THE GAMLE'', Government Higher Secondary School Seppa, Arunachal Pradesh, India.

4

2007

Nahar seed: A promising source of liquid fuels

ECO of Arunachal (Local News Paper)

5

2006

Role of NERIST in development of Biodiesel Technology in Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal times (Local News Paper)

6

2006

Pongamia oil: A promising source of biodiesel

ECO of Arunachal (Local News Paper)

7

2005

Biodiesel Technology at NERIST

Annual Magazine, Director of Higher Education Government of Arunachal Pradesh, India

8

2004

Prospects of using non-edible oil as bio-fuels in Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal times (Local News Paper)

9

2002

Arunachal offers huge scope for alternative energy 

Arunachal Front (Local News Paper)

Miscellaneous


  • President of NERIST Faculty Association (NFA) (2017-2019) , Itanagar (A.P), India
  • Chief Auditor of Nyishi Elite Society (NES) 1999 – 2002, Arunachal Pradesh, India
  • General Secretary  of NERIST Faculty Association (NFA) 2007 – 2009,Itanagar (A.P), India
  •  General Secretary of NERIST Arunachalee Employee Welfare Association (NAEWA), Arunachal Pradesh, India.
  • Vice President of Central Nyokum Committee (CNC) for Nyishi Community of Arunachal Pradesh, 2008-2009, India.