Dr. Harinandan Kumar

Assistant Professor

No. Papers published in journals: 22

No. Papers presented in conferences: 11

No. Citations: 72

Academic Background (Degrees, University Name & Year of Passing):

Ph.D. National Institute of Technology, Rourkela-769008 Year of Passing: 2018

Career Graph:

  • Lecturer in Department of Mechanical Engineering, Raajdhani Engineering College, Bhubaneswar, Odisha (October, 2012 to March, 2013)
  • Research Scholar (Mechanical Behavior of Coal and its Application in Coal Bed Methane) in Department of Mining Engineering, N.I.T., Rourkela, Odisha (April, 2013 to July, 2017)
  • Assistant Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering, MITS, Madanapalle, Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh (Oct., 2017 to Jun., 2018)
  • Mentor for Online Certification Course, Introduction to Composites, NPTEL, SWAYAM, IIT Madras (Jan. 2018 to Jun. 2018)
  • Assistant Professor in Department of Petroleum and Earth Sciences, UPES, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (Aug. 2018 to Continuing ….)

Honours and Achievements:

Patent/Design Granted

Si. No. Name of the Author, and Designation Title of the patent Application No. Date of filing Indian/ International patent Author status 1st/ 2nd Author Date of Grant Status
01 Harinandan Kumar Utilization of Waste Poly Ethylene Bags and Fly Ash for Engineering Application 201841017716 A 11/05/2018 Indian Patent Sole Inventor 27/01/2021 Granted
02 Harinandan Kumar New Design of Portable and Detachable Vice for Engineering Application Application Number:
320476-001
Cbr Number:
14969
07-08-2019 Indian Patent Sole Inventor 05/02/2021 Granted

Patents Published

Si. No. Name of the Author, and Designation Title of the patent Application No. Date of filing Indian/ International patent Author status 1st/ 2nd Author Remarks Status
01 Harinandan Kumar Apparatus for determination of CO2/CH4 adsorption/desorption capacity on intact as well as powdered sample 201741039402 A 06/11/2017 Indian Patent Sole Inventor Published on 17/11/2017 Under Examination
02 Harinandan Kumar Jet Stream Turning Tool Holder for Cryogenic Spray/Jet cooling Application 201741043529 A 05/12/2017 Indian Patent Co-Inventor Published on 15/12/2017 Under Examination
03 Harinandan Kumar New Invention of low cost creep testing machine with variable temperature and environmental conditions for composite material (PMMC) 201741046532 A 22/12/2017 Indian Patent Co-Inventor Published on 05/01/2018 Under Examination
04 Harinandan Kumar Development of New Thermal Absorber Coatings for Enhanced Solar Application 201841005118 A 12/02/2018 Indian Patent Co-Inventor Published on 16/02/2018 Under Examination
05 Harinandan Kumar Apparatus for determining time dependent deformation as well as fracture propagation of different rock specimens at variable temperature and environmental conditions 201911005534 A 12/02/2019 Indian Patent Sole Inventor Published on 22/02/2019 Under Examination
06 Harinandan Kumar Cutting device for cutting tubular work pieces 201911035138 A 30-08-2019 Indian Patent Sole Inventor Published on 06/09/2019 Under Examination

Reviewer of Research Paper in International Journal

  • Effect of cryogenic coolant on turning performance: A Comparative Study, International Journal of SN Applied Sciences, (Springer)
  • Hydrocarbon production analysis in coal reservoirs coupling the matrix shrinkage effect caused by water extraction, Arabian Journal of Geoscience, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Uniaxial Compression Experiment of CO2-bearing Coal Using the Visualized and Constant Volume Gas-solid Coupling Test System, Journal of Visualized Experiments, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Physical and thermomechanical characterization of the novel aluminum silicon carbide-reinforced polymer nanocomposites, Iranian Polymer Journal, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Hydrocarbon generation potential evaluation of coal shale gas of Permo-Carboniferous in Jiyang Depression, Journal of Geological Research
  • Origin and Thermal maturity Status of Niger Delta Source Rocks: Evidence from Saturate Biomarkers and Organic Petrology, Iranian Journal of Earth Sciences, SCOPUS Indexed
  • Bituminous Coal Sorption Characteristics and its Modeling of the Main Coal Seam Gas Component, Arabian Journal of Geoscience, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Experimental study on the influence of moisture content during gas depressurization extraction, Arabian Journal of Geoscience, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Bituminous Coal Sorption Characteristics and its Modeling of the Main Coal Seam Gas Component, Arabian Journal of Geoscience, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Experimental Research on Mechanical Properties of Granite at Different Depth in Beishan area of Gansu, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)
  • Analysis of the coal permeability evolution characteristics under loading conditions, Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Wiley)
  • Petrophysical Analysis and Flow Units Characterization for Abu Madi Pay Zones in the Nile Delta Reservoirs, Arabian Journal of Geoscience, SCI and SCOPUS Indexed, (Springer)

Best Paper Awards

  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Mishra, and M. K. Mishra, “Experimental Evaluation of Geo-mechanical properties of Coal using Sonic Wave Velocity”, International Conference on Advances in Agricultural, Biological & Environmental Sciences, July 22 - 23, London (UK), 2015. [Best Paper Award]
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar, “Keep Working after Sundown by Energy Storage from Solar Power - An Overview”, International Conference, GTEC - 2011. [Best Paper Award]
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar, “An Innovative Approach to Save Energy in Converting Solar Power to Hydrogen Fuel” National Conference on Trend in Renewable Energy Sources, Applications & Climatic Change, July 23 - 25, 2010. [Best Paper Award]
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar, “A review of FSW Mechanical Property Study of Aluminum Based Composite”, Aagma - 10, NLTPC, Sept. 17 - 18, 2010. [Best Paper Award]

Research:

Contribution

  • HCO2 capture technique for mitigation of global warming.
  • Petrographic analysis of coal in Jharia Coal Field India.
  • Fracture analysis of porous material.
  • Fluid flow analysis in micro and macro channels.
  • Porosity and permeability analysis and their utilization in gas production and CO2 sequestration.
  • Geomechanical properties of the reservoir and their impact in gas production and CO2 sequestration.
  • Geotechnical properties of earth material.
  • Gas adsorption/desorption characteristics of the porous material.
  • Reservoir modelling and simulation.
  • Application of silica nanoparticles solutions for enhanced oil recovery
  • Development of Fly ash composite using industrial waste for their engineering applications.
  • Development of fibres reinforced composites for engineering applications.
  • Development of multilayer thin film coatings for solar thermal applications.
  • Application of ANN for prediction of emission rate and concentration of particulate matters (Pm) in the atmosphere.
  • Cement bond evaluation using well logs
  • Application of hydraulic flow unit for prediction of flow zone in carbonate reservoir

Interest

  • Reservoir Characterization for coal bed methane, shale gas, and tight gas production.
  • Petrographic and microstructural characterization of coal, shale etc.
  • Mechanical Characterization of earth material.
  • Gas adsorption/desorption characterization in porous material
  • CO2 sequestration in deep geological media
  • Enhanced gas and oil recovery.
  • Reservoir modelling and simulation
  • Application of AI and ML in petroleum engineering
  • Development of composite using waste material for engineering applications.
  • Development of fibres reinforced composite
  • Multi-layer thin film composite for solar thermal applications
  • Monitoring and control of air pollution

Recent Publications:

International Journal (published)

  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar “An approach to CO2 capture technology for Mitigating Global Warming and Climatic Change - An Overview”, DOI: 10.1109/RSTSCC.2010.5712870, IEEE Explore, pp. 364-371, 2010. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, Susmita Mishra, M. K. Mishra, A. Parida, “Petrographic Characteristics of Bituminous Coal from Jharia Coalfield India: It’s Implication on Coal Bed Methane Potentiality” Procedia Earth and Planetary Science, Science Direct, Vol. 11, pp. 38-48, 2015. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar and M. K. Mishra, “Optimization and Evaluation of Fly Ash Composite Properties for Geotechnical Application” Arab. Journal of Geo-science, Vol. 8, pp. 3713-3726, 2015. (SCI Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, and S. Mishra, “3D Modelling of Coal Deformation under Fluid Pressure using COMSOL Multiphysics”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review. Vol. 10, pp. 62-69, 2018. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, and S. Mishra, “Laboratory Investigation of Gas Permeability and its Impact on CBM Potential”, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, Springer, Vol. 8, pp. 1183-1197, 2018. (SCI Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, and S. Mishra, “Effect of Permeability and Geo-mechanical Properties on Coal Matrix During CBM Production – An Overview”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, Vol. 11, pp. 160-173, 2018. (Scopus Indexed)
  • M. Muralidhar Singh, Harinandan Kumar (Corresponding Author), G. Hemath Kumar, P. Sivaiah, K. V. Nagesha, K. M. Ajay, G. Vijaya, “Determination of Strength Parameters of Glass Fibers Reinforced Composites for Engineering Applications”, Journal of Silicon, Vol. 12(1), pp. 1-11, 2019. (SCI Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, and S. Mishra, “Sorption capacity of Indian coal and its variation with rank parameters”, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, Vol. 9, pp. 2175-2184, 2019. (SCI Indexed)
  • Muralidhar Singh M., Harinandan Kumar, G. Hemath Kumar, P. Sivaiah, K. V. Nagesha, Ajay K M, Vijaya G, “Evaluation of Multilayer Thin Film Coatings for Solar Thermal Applications”, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering. Vol. 44, pp. 7789-7797, 2019. (SCI Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, and S. Mishra, “Experimental and numerical evaluation of CBM potential in Jharia Coalfield India”, Geomechanics and Geophysics for Geo-Energy and Geo-Resources, Vol. 5 (3), pp. 289-314, 2019. (SCI Indexed)
  • K. V. Nagesha, Harinandan Kumar, M. Muralidhar Singh, “Development of statistical models to predict Emission rate and Concentration of Particulate Matters (Pm) for drilling operation in opencast mines”, Journal of Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, Vol. 12, pp. 1073-1079, 2019. (SCI Indexed)
  • Upendra Singh Yadav, Harinandan Kumar, Vishnu Roy, Saurabh Juyal, Anurag Tripathi, Anveshika Shanker, “Experimental evaluation of partially hydrolyzed polyacrylamide and silica nanoparticles solutions for enhanced oil recovery”, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, Vol. 10, pp. 1109-1114, 2019. . (SCI Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, Upendra Singh Yadav, Subhash Kumar, Kishan Kumar, Ravi Yadav, Anveshika Shanker, Anurag Tripathi, Gitiksha Khandelwal, “Comparative study of coal rocks compressive behaviors and failure criteria”, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Vol. 12(23), pp. 710, 2019. (SCI Indexed)
  • P Sivaiah, Venkata Ajay Kumar G, Muralidhar Singh M, Harinandan Kumar, “Effect of novel hybrid texture tool on turning process performance in MQL machining of Inconel 718 superalloy”, Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Vol. 35, pp 61-71, 2019. (SCI Indexed))
  • Upendra Singh Yadav, Harinandan Kumar (Corresponding Author), Vikas Mahto, “Experimental investigation of partially hydrolyzed polyacrylamide–hexamine–pyrocatechol polymer gel for permeability modification”, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, Vol. 94, pp. 335-346, 2020. (SCI Indexed)
  • Koneti Nagesha, Harinandan Kumar, Muralidhar Munisingh, “Influence of rock properties on emission rate of Particulates Matter (Pm) during drilling operation in surface mines”, Iranian Journal of Earth Sciences, Accepted, 2020. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Muralidhar Munisingh M., Harinandan Kumar, P. Sivaiah, “Alumina Thin film Coatings at Optimized Conditions using RF Magnetron Sputtering Process”, International Journal of Thin Films Science and Technology, Vol. 10, pp. 13-30, 2020. (SCOPUS Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, Muralidhar Munisingh M., P. Sivaiah, “Characterization of Aluminium and Alumina Thin Films Coatings using different Deposition Methods for Enhancement of Optical Properties”, International Journal of Materials Engineering Innovation, Accepted, 2020. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Prashant Saini, Harinandan Kumar, Tarun Gaur, “Cement bond evaluation using well logs: A case study in Raniganj Block Durgapur, West Bengal, India”, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, Accepted, 2021. (SCI Indexed)
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, S. Mishra, Muralidhar Singh M., D. K. Srivastava, “ Determination of Methane Sorption Capacity using microstructural analysis in coal of Jharia Coalfield, India”, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Accepted, 2021. (SCI Indexed)
  • Nirlipta Priyadarshini Nayak, Harinandan Kumar, Shivani Bhist, “Application of Hydraulic Flow Unit for Prediction of Flow Zone in Carbonate Reservoir”, Arabian Journal of Geosciences. Accepted, 2021. (SCI Indexed)
  • Muralidhar Munisingh M., Harinandan Kumar, P. Sivaiah, “Evaluation of Mechanical Properties of Glass Fiber-BMPM/DABAPMC Composite”, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, Accepted, 2021. (SCI Indexed)

International Conference

  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Mishra, and M. K. Mishra, “Experimental Evaluation of Geo-mechanical properties of Coal using Sonic Wave Velocity”, International Conference on Advances in Agricultural, Biological & Environmental Sciences, July 22 - 23, London (UK), 2015. [Best Paper Award] (Citation 2)
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar, “Keep Working after Sundown by Energy Storage from Solar Power - An Overview”, International Conference, GTEC - 2011. [Best Paper Award]

National Conference

  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar, “An Innovative Approach to Save Energy in Converting Solar Power to Hydrogen Fuel” National Conference on Trend in Renewable Energy Sources, Applications & Climatic Change, July 23 - 25, 2010. [Best Paper Award]
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravi Kumar, “A review of FSW Mechanical Property Study of Aluminum Based Composite”, Aagma - 10, NLTPC, Sept. 17 - 18, 2010. [Best Paper Award]
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, S. Mishra, K. T. Parida, “Petrographic and Dynamic behaviour of coal for CBM production in Jharia coal field”, National Seminar on Recent Practices and Innovations in Mining Industry, NIT Raipur, Feb 19 - 20, 2016.
  • Harinandan Kumar, “Review of Experimental studies on Heat Transfer Augmentation”, National Conference on Development in Mechanical Engineering – An Impact on Ecology and Environment, March 09 - 10, 2013.
  • Harinandan Kumar, “Nitinol: A Smart Material of Advance Technology”, National Conference on Development in Mechanical Engineering – An Impact on Ecology and Environment, March 09 - 10, 2013.
  • Harinandan Kumar, “Effect of Process parameter of Friction Stir Welding on Macro and Microstructure of dissimilar material – An Overview”, National Conference on Process and Characterization of Materials, Dec. 07 - 08, 2012.
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravikumar, “Metallurgical study in Friction Stir Welding for Aluminum Alloy – An Overview”, National Conference on Recent Trend in Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering, April 09 - 10, 2010.
  • Harinandan Kumar, S. Ravikumar, “A review of FSW microstructure studies on dissimilar Aluminum Alloys”, National Conference on Emerging Trend in Mechanical Engineering, August 09 - 10, 2010.
  • Harinandan Kumar, M. K. Mishra, S. Mishra, “Laboratory Investigation of Gas Permeability and its impact on CBM Production”, National Conference on Waste to Energy, Carbon Capture and Storage, August 03 - 05, 2017.

Book Chapter Published

  • Mohit Hemath, Arul Mozhi Selvan Varadhappan, Hemath Kumar Govindarajulu, Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa, Suchart Siengchin, Harinandan Kumar, “Mechanical and Physical Test of Hybrid Fiber Composites”, Hybrid Fiber Composites: Materials, Manufacturing, Process Engineering, Print ISBN:9783527346721, Online ISBN:9783527824571, DOI:10.1002/9783527824571, Publisher Wiley, Published on 03 July 2020.

Projects or Ph.D.’s guided: NA

Professional Memberships/Fellowship:

  • Member of “Institute of Doctors, Engineers and Scientists”, (2186)
  • Editorial Board Member of “Journal of Autonomous Intelligence”, En-press Publisher LLC., United States
  • Editorial Board Member of “Journal of Geological Research”, Bilingual Publishing Co., Singapore
  • Reviewer of “Iranian Journal of Earth Science”, Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, Islamic Azad University, 7th Elahiyeh Ave, Mashhad Branch, Mashhad, Iran.

Personal interests:

  • To be involved in Teaching, Research and Development, Innovation, to create Patent, Projects etc.