Prof Jyoti SinhaBSc, MTech, PhD, CEng, FIMechE

Professor, Programme Director, Reliability Engineering and Asset Management (REAM) MSc and Head, Dynamics Laboratory

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Biography

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY: From 1989 to 13th May 2005: Scientific Officer, Vibration Laboratory, Reactor Engineering Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai (Bombay), India, From March 2000 to March 2001: Visiting Researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Wales Swansea SA2 8PP, UK, From 18th May 2005 to 2nd Jan. 2007: Research Fellow, AMAC Group, Process and System Enginnering (PASE), SOE, Cranfield University, Cranfield MK43 0AL, UK.

EDUCATION: Ph. D. (Rotor Dynamics), University of Wales, Swansea, UK (2002), M. Tech. (Aerospace Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India (1998), Graduation (Nuclear Engineering), BARC Training School, Mumbai, India (1990), B. Sc. (Mechanical Engineering), Ranchi University, Ranchi, India (Bihar Institute of Technology, Sindri) (1988), B.Sc. (Chemistry Honours), Magadh University, Gaya, India (1985).

Further information

BOOK: Vibration Analysis, Instruments and Signal Processing (http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/9781482231441)

RESEARCH: His research area is Vibration and Structural Dynamics by both Experiments and Analysis including FE model updating, Vibration control, and Health Monitoring techniques. He received prestigious Young Scientist (Boyscast) Fellowship in 1999 from the Department of Science and Technology, India for his outstanding work in Vibration diagnosis and Structural Dynamics related to number of rotating machines and structural components of Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs). He is the author of more than 60 project technical reports (including PhD Thesis, M.Tech. Dissertation) and 189 technical papers in the International Journals, Conferences (Journal-99nos, Conference-84nos., Invited talk-6nos.)+ 2 books in the field of structural dynamics and vibration measurements, analysis and diagnosis.

PROJECTS: Dr. Sinha has been extensively involved in a number of projects (nearly 3M) related to Vibration & Dynamics and instrumental in developing a number of innovative techniques in his research area. Currently he is doing project on the steam turbines of EDF, UK

PhD SUPERVISION: Currently Dr. Sinha is supervising 4 PhD students in different areas of the condition monitoring of machines and structures and in Bioengineering. Some of them supervising jointly with other staff members.

2 EngD and 14 PhD students already completed their study.

JOURNALS:

Editor-in_chief, Journal of Maintenance Engineering

Associate Editor of Structural Health Monitoring: An International Journal (http://shm.sagepub.com/)

Associate Editor of Mechanism and Machine Theory (https://www.journals.elsevier.com/mechanism-and-machine-theory)

Associate Editor of Advances in Vibration Engineering (http://www.tvi-in.com/)

Editorial Board: (i) Structural Monitoring and Maintenance, (ii) Machines

MEMBERSHIPS:

CEng, FIMechE, IMechE UK

BSI UK

IFTOMM: Member of Technical Committee on Rotor dynamics (2011 onwards) (http://tcrotdyn.tuwien.ac.at/about_tc/)

CONFERENCES:

Scientific Committee Member, 10th IFToMM International Conference on Rotor Dynamics, Brazil, 2018

Scientific Committee Member, VETOMAC-XIV, 2018, Lisbon, Portugal 

Scientific Committee Member, VETOMAC-XIII, 2017, Brisbane, Australia  

Conference Chair, 2nd International Conference on Maintenance Engineering (IncoME-II), September 5-6, 2017, The University of Manchester, UK

Scientific Committee Member, NSRD-2017, December 2017, IIT Patna, India 

Scientific Committee Member, VETOMAC-XIII, 2017, Brisbane, Australia 

Scientific Committee Member, ICOVP, 2017, India

Chaired sessions in IMechE VIRM-11, September 2017, Manchester, UKmen

Conference Chair, 1st International Conference on Maintenance Engineering (IncoME-I), August 29-30, 2016, The University of Manchester, UK

Scientific Committee Member, ICOVP, 2015, India

Scientific Committee Member, VETOMAC-XI, 2015, Taiwan

Scientific Committee Member, 9th IFToMM International Conference on Rotor Dynamics, Milan, Italy, September 22-25, 2014

Conference Chair, 10th International Conference on Vibration Engineering and Technology on Machinery (VETOMAC-X), September 9-11, 2014 at The University of Manchester, UK.

Organised a special session on Health Monitoring Techniques in Composite Structures in the 16th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS 16), University of Porto, Portugal, 28-30 June 2011.

Advisory Committee of "International Conference in Applied Mechanics, Materials, and Manufacturing (ICAMMM 2010), December 13-15, 2010 at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman. (http://www.icammm.net/)

Scientific Committee of International Conference on Multi Body Dynamics, K.L.University, Vijayawada, INDIA, Feb. 24-26, 2011.

(http://www.ammindia.org/main/support/ICMBD_2011.pdf)

Chaired a Session on Vibration and Structural Acoustics Analysis (Symposium#11), 3rd International Conference on Integrity, Reliability and Failure (Challenges and Opportunities), IRF'2009, University of Porto, Portugal, 2009.

Involved in organising 2nd International Conference on Vibration Engineering and Technology on Machinery (VETOMAC-2), Mumbai (Bombay)-94, India, 16-18 December 2002.

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