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Dr. Sumit Pramanik

Ph.D

Research Associate Professor

Educational Details:

  • • PhD in Materials Science, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, 2011  
  • • M.Tech  in Materials Science, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, 2004
  • • B.E in Metallurgical Engineering, Bengal Engineering College (DU) [present name: Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST)], Shibpur, 2002

Academic Experience:

·         Research Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur, India, 2017-Till date.

·         Postdoctoral Research Fellow (PDRF), Work entitled “Biomechanical Systems – Soft and Hard Tissues”, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2016-2017.

·         Part Time Lecturer, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2016-2016.  

·         High Impact Research (HIR) Senior Researcher, Work entitled “Biomechanical System for Hard Tissues of Normal and Disable Subjects”, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2011-2016. 

·         Senior Superintendent, R&D, Permali Wallace Pvt. Ltd, Bhopal, India, 2011-2011. 

·         Project Fellow, Work entitled “Development of Carbon nanotube coated backing structure/bipolar plate for the PEM fuel cells: performance evaluation”, IIT Kanpur, India, 2010-2010.

·         Project Senior Research Assistant, Work entitled “Development of Novel Carbon nanotube Reinforced Hydroxyapatite (HAp) Poly(ether ether ketone) (PEEK) Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications”, IIT Kanpur, India, 2010-2010.

·         Project Research Assistant, Work entitled “Development of Novel Carbon nanotube Reinforced Hydroxyapatite (HAp) Poly(ether ether ketone) (PEEK) Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications”, IIT Kanpur, India, 2009-2009.

·         Teaching Assistant (PhD), Materials Science, IIT Kanpur, India, 2004-2009.

·         Teaching Assistant (MTech), Materials Science, IIT Kanpur, India, 2002-2004.

Other Professional Experience:

·         Supervised PhD Thesis:

o    2017: DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF Ca-Mg-Fe-Ti-Oxides BASED PEROVSKITE FOR HIGH SENSITIVE HUMIDITY SENSORS AND WOUND HEALING APPLICATIONS

·         Supervised Master Thesis:

o    2017: DEVELOPMENT OF POROUS HYDROXYAPATITE BASED LAYERED DOUBLE HYDROXIDES AND CORE-SHELL NANOCOMPOSITES FOR POTENTIAL DRUG DELIVERY APPLICATIONS

o    2016: SYNTHESIS OF PVA-CHITOSAN (PVA/CS) COMPOSITE USING ELECTROSPINING TECHNIQUE AND PHYSICAL CHARACTERIZATIONS

·         Supervised Undergraduate Thesis:

o    2013/14: THE EFFECT OF COPPER ON THE ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES OF TITANIA – APATITE NANOCOMPOSITES

o    2013/14: SINTERING TECHNIQUE TO CONTROL THE DENSITY OF TITANIA-HYDROXYAPATITE NANOCOMPOSITE AND ITS CHARACTERIZATIONS

o    2013/14: SINTERING TECHNIQUE TO CONTROL THE DENSITY AND GRAIN MORPHOLOGY OF FERRIC OXIDE-HYDROXYAPATITE COMPOSITES

o    2013/14: ROLE OF SINTERING TECHNIQUE TO CONTROL THE DENSITY AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF APATITE BOVINE BONE

o    2013/14: EFFECT OF MAGNESIUM ON THE OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF TITANIA-APATITE NANOCOMPOSITES

o    2013: IN-SITU SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF TITANIA-APATITE NANOCOMPOSITES

o    2013: SYNTHESIS & CHARACTERIZATIONS OF MAGNETIC NANOPARTICLES OF APATITE COMPOSITES, MAGNETIC HEMATITE

o    2012: AN INVESTIGATION ON CHANGE IN MORPHOLOGY AND COMPOSITIONS OF BOVINE BONE WITH SINTERING TEMPERATURE

·         Expert in Postdoctoral Researchers Searching & Interview Committee, Centre for Biomechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 2014-till date.

·         Expert in Project Evaluation Committee, Faculty of dentistry, University of Malaya, July-2014.

·         Member in Interview Committee, Project Evaluation, Centre for Biomechanics, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 2013-2016.

·         Research Leader, Biomechanics Lab and Tissue Engineering Lab, November-2011-2017.

·         Senior superintendent, R&D, Permali Wallace Pvt. Ltd., March2011 to August-2011.

·         Member, Organizing volunteers, International Conference on Carbon Nanotechnology: Potential Challenges, December 15-17, 2010, IIT Kanpur, INDIA.

·         Leader, Organizing volunteers, International and INCCOM6 Conference on Future Trends in Composite Materials and Processing, IIT Kanpur, INDIA, December 12-14, 2007.

·         Football captain, Hall4 Football Team, IIT Kanpur, 2006-2010.

·         DPGC PhD student member, Materials Science, IIT Kanpur 2007-2008,

·         Games Committee member, Hall4, IIT Kanpur, 2006-2007.

·         Chairman, Maintenance Committee, Hall4, IIT Kanpur 2005-2006.

·         Reading Room, Committee member, Hall4, IIT Kanpur, 2004-2005.

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops Attended: 

·         Faculty development program (FDP) on “Insight into Research”, Dept. Mechanical Engineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Chennai, India, 29th June 2017.

·         Participate in International Workshop on Electrospinning: Research Management and Commercialization at The Shah Alam Convention Centre (SACC), Selangor, Malaysia, 6-7 October, 2015.

·         A Successful Certificate obtained in Chemical Management Workshop (with Examination) at Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 09-July-2015.

·         Participate in Materials Characterization by X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) and X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) at Department of Chemistry, University of Malaya, DKSH Technology Sdn Bhd, 26-May-2015.

·         Participate in a demo on a new product, UV-Vis Microvolume spectrophotometer (Nanodrop) by Kinematic Resources Sdn Bhd, Tissue Engineering Lab, University of Malaya, 07-January-2015.

·         Participate in Bruker Nano Surfaces Analysis & Characterization workshop, University of Malaya, 26-28 August 2014.

·         Participate in Hysitron Nanomechanical Testing Workshop, Faculty of Eng., University of Malaya, 21-Aug- 2014.

·         Participate in Materials Characterization by X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) and X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) at Department of Chemistry, University of Malaya, DKSH Technology Sdn Bhd, 23-April-2014.

·         Participate in Writing User Subroutines with Abaqus, Simulia, Worley Parsons Pte Limited, 29-30 July 2013.

·         Participate in a Workshop on MicroCT, Hi-Tech Instruments Sdn Bhd, 17-April-2013.

·         Attended in a Workshop on “Recent trends in advanced composites”, Quality improvement program (QIP), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK), India, October 10-14, 2005.

·         Attended in a Workshop on “Renewal and alternate fuels”, Centre for development of technical education, QIP, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India, December 1-5, 2003.

Achievements and Awards: 

·         Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (PDRF), IPPP grant for two times, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia, 2016-2017.

·         High Impact Research Postdoctoral Fellowship as Senior Researcher at Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya Funded by Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE), Malaysia, 2011-2016.

·         Cracked quizzes in Bruker Nano Surfaces Analysis & Characterization workshop, University of Malaya, 28th August 2014.

·         Invited Special Honorary Member, Research Excellency Award Ceremony, University of Malaya, A Dinner with King, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2015.

·         Honorarium Award as Member of Centre for Applied Biomechanics (CAB), Becoming Most Productive Centre in University of Malaya, 2014-2015.

·         Prestigious Invited Speaker Awarded by 44th MALAYSIAN ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION (MOA) Annual General Meeting / Annual Scientific Meeting Incorporating – 11th CAOS Asia Pacific Meeting 2014, for prestigious Invited Talk on “Engineering Orthopaedics from Biomechanics to Biomaterials”, 31-May 2014.

·         The paper "Progress of key strategies in development of electrospun scaffolds: bone tissue", 2012 Sci. Technol. Adv. Mater. 13 043002 has been identified as one of the most popular STAM 2012 articles. Therefore, its abstract had been included to the booklets which would be distributed at major materials science conferences worldwide, starting from March 2013.

·         Prestigious Invited Speaker Awarded by Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Society of Malaysia (TESMA) for an invited lecture series talk, 19th December 2011.

·         Two Cash Awards from DRPG, IIT Kanpur for publishing research articles in the reputed peer reviewed international ISI cited journals, 2011.  

·         Intellectual Ventures Asia PTE Ltd had awarded US$7000 to the inventors for the patent, 2010.

·         Intellectual Ventures Asia PTE Ltd [http://www.intven.asia/] had awarded US$3000/- to the inventors for the patent in the first phase (at selection stage), 2010.

·         Cash Award by Intellectual Ventures for a high review score Patent- IN-800837, 2010.

·         Honored as “Trend Setter in the History of IIT Kanpur” by Dean of R & D of IIT Kanpur for the first time, one of the patents was selected for commercialization and had been awarded US$10,000/- to IIT Kanpur by Intellectual Ventures (IV) [http://www.intven.in/], October 2009.

·         International Travel Grant Award from IIT Kanpur, December 2008.

·         18th Rank on Sciencedirect Top 25 most downloaded articles, April to September 2007

·         1st Rank on Sciencedirect Top 25 most downloaded articles, January to March 2007

·         Member of top ten scientists honor in the Indo-Australian Conference on “Biomaterials, Implantable Devices, and Tissue Engineering”, BITE-2005, SCTIMST, Thiruvanthapuram, India, January 19-24, 2005.

·         Senior Research Scholarship from MHRD for PhD, Govt. of India, August 2005 – June 2009.

·         Junior Research Scholarship from MHRD for PhD, Govt. of India, August 2004 – June 2005.

·         GATE qualified Research Scholarship from MHRD for MTech, Govt. of India, August 2002 – June 2004.

  • Development of Advanced Materials
  • Nanocomposites
  • Metamaterials
  • Biomaterials
  • Biosensors
  • Humidity sensors
  • Photocatalysts
  • Functionally Graded Materials (FGMs)
  • Advanced Alloys
  • Implants
  • Biomechanics
  • Tissue Mechanics
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Drug delivery, etc.

Selected Publications:

*       Year: 2017

·         Ashis TRIPATHY, Sumit PRAMANIK*, Ayan MANNA, Zamri RADZI, Noor Azuan ABU OSMAN, Dielectric and AC Conductivity Studies of Porous Armalcolite Nanocomposite based Novel Humidity Sensor. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol.xx, No.xx, pp. xxx-xxx, 2017. DOI: 10.1111/jace.15033. ISSN: 1551-2916.  (IF: 2.841).

*       Year: 2016

·         Ashis TRIPATHY, Sumit PRAMANIK*, Ayan MANNA, Hanie Nadia SHASMIN, Zamri RADZI, Noor Azuan ABU OSMAN, Uniformly Porous Nanocrystalline CaMgFe1.33Ti3O12 Ceramic derived Electro-ceramic Nanocomposite for Impedance Type Humidity Sensor. Sensors, Vol.16, No.12, pp. 2029, 2016. ISSN: 1424-8220.  (IF: 2.677).

·         Ayan Manna, Sumit Pramanik*, and Noor Azuan Abu Osman. Synthesis and Morphological and Frequency Dependent Electrical Characterizations on Hydroxyapatite-Poly(Ethylene Glycol)-Polyvinyl Alcohol Co-Polymer Core-Shell Nanoparticles as Improved Drug Carrier. International Journal of Engineering Technology, Management and Applied Sciences, Vol.4, pp. 119-126, 2016. ISSN: 2349-4476. (SJ IF: 3.102).

·         Ayan Manna, Sumit Pramanik*, Ashis Tripathy, Ali Moradi, Zamri Radzi, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Nazirah Hasnan and Noor Azuan Abu Osman. Development of Biocompatible Hydroxyapatite-Poly(ethylene glycol) Core-Shell Nanoparticles as Improved Drug Carrier: Structural and Electrical Characterizations. RSC Advances, Vol.6, pp. 102853-102868, 2016. ISSN: 2046-2069. (Citation-2). (IF: 3.108).

·         Ashis Tripathy, Sumit Pramanik*, Ayan Manna, Satyanarayan Bhuyan, Nabila Farhana Azrin Shah, Zamri Radzi and Noor Azuan Abu Osman. Design and Development of Lead-Free Ca-Mg-Ti-Fe-Oxides Based Electro-ceramic with Improved Sensing Properties via Physisorption for Capacitive Humidity Sensor Applications. Sensors, Vol.16, No. 7, pp.1135, 2016. ISSN: 1424-8220. (Citation-4). (IF: 2.677).

·         Nur Ain Iftitah Mohamad Razali, Sumit Pramanik, Zamri Radzi, Noor Azuan Abu Osman, and Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, “Conversion of calcite from cockle shells to bioactive nanorod hydroxyapatite for biomedical applications”, Journal of Ceramic Processing Research, Vol.17, No. 7, pp. 699-706, 2016. ISSN: 1229-9162. (IF: 0.338).

·         Ayan Manna, Sumit Pramanik*, Ashis Tripathy, Zamri Radzi, Ali Moradi, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy and Noor Azuan Abu Osman. Design and Development of In situ Synthesized Layered Double Hydroxides Structure of Fe-Induced Hydroxyapatite for Drug Carrier. RSC Advances, Vol.6, pp.25549–25561, 2016. ISSN: 2046-2069. (Citation-2). (IF: 3.108).

·         Ashis Tripathy, Sumit Pramanik*, Ayan Manna, Nabila Farhana Azrin Shah, Hanie Nadia Shasmin, Zamri Radzi and Noor Azuan Abu Osman. Synthesis and Characterizations of Novel Ca-Mg-Ti-Fe-Oxides Based Ceramic Nanocrystals and Flexible Film of Polydimethylsiloxane Composite with Improved Mechanical and Dielectric Properties for Sensors. Sensors, Vol.16, No.3, pp.292, 2016. ISSN: 1424-8220. (Citation-4). (IF: 2.677).

*       Year: 2015

·         Ali Moradi, Forough Ataollahi, Katayoun Sayar, Sumit Pramanik, Pan-Pan Chong, Alizan Abdul Khalil, Tunku Kamarul, and Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, “Chondrogenic potential of physically treated bovine cartilage matrix derived porous scaffolds on human dermal fibroblast cells”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, Vol.104, No.1, 245-256, 2015. ISSN: 1549-3296. (Citation-5). (IF: 3.076).

·         Azim ATAOLLAHI OSHKOUR*, Sumit PRAMANIK*, Mehdi MEHRALI, Yat-Huang YAU, Faris TARLOCHAN, and Noor Azuan ABU OSMAN, “Mechanical and physical behaviour of newly developed functionally graded materials ‎and composites of stainless steel 316L with calcium silicate and hydroxyapatite”, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Vol.49, No.9, pp.321-331, 2015. ISSN: 1751-6161. (Citation-8). (IF: 3.110).

·         Sumit Pramanik*, Forough Ataollahi, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Azim Ataollahi Oshkour, and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “In Vitro Study of Surface Modified Poly(ethylene glycol)-Impregnated Sintered Bovine Bone Scaffolds on Human Fibroblast Cells”, Scientific Reports, Nature Publisher (NPG), Vol.5, Article No.9806 (11pp), 2015. DOI: 10.1038/srep09806. ISSN: 2045-2322. (Citation-18). (IF: 4.259).

·         Azim ATAOLLAHI OSHKOUR, Yat Huang YAU, Faris TARLOCHAN, Sumit PRAMANIK, Hossein TALEBI, and Noor Azuan ABU OSMAN, “Parametric study of radial functionally graded femoral prostheses with different geometries”, Meccanica, Vol.50, pp.1657-1678, 2015. ISSN: 0025-6455. (Citation-1). (IF: 2.196).

*       Year: 2014

·         Ali Moradi, Sumit Pramanik, Forough Ataollahi, Tunku Kamarul, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, “A comparison study of different physical treatments on cartilage matrix derived porous scaffolds for tissue engineering applications”, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, Vol.15, Article No. 065001 (12pp) 2014. ISSN: 1468-6996. (Citation-4). (IF: 3.798).

·         Azim ATAOLLAHI OSHKOUR, Sumit PRAMANIK*, Seyed Farid SEYED SHIRAZI, Mehdi MEHRALI, Yat-Huang YAU, and Noor Azuan ABU OSMAN, “A comparison in mechanical properties of cermets of calcium silicate with Ti-55Ni and Ti-6Al-4V alloys for hard tissues replacement”, Scientific World Journal, Vol.2014, Article ID.616804 (pp.9), 2014. ISSN: 1537-744X. (Citation-3). (IF: 1.730).

·         Ashis Tripathy, Sumit Pramanik*, Jongman Cho, Jayasree Santosh & Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Role of morphological structure, doping, and coating of different materials in sensing characteristics of humidity sensors”, Sensors Vol.14, No.9, pp.16343-16422, 2014. ISSN: 1424-8220. (Citation-24). (IF: 2.677).

·         Sumit Pramanik*, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Jongman Cho and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Design and Development of Potential Tissue Engineering Scaffolds from Structurally Different Longitudinal Parts of a Bovine-Femur”, Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group (NPG), Vol.4, Article No.5843 (10pp), 2014. DOI: 10.1038/srep05843. ISSN: 2045-2322. (Citation-22). (IF: 5.578).

·         Forough Ataollahi, Sumit Pramanik, Ali Moradi, Adel Dalilottojari, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Wan Abu Bakar Bin Wan Abas, Noor AzuanBin Abu Osman, “Endothelial Cell Responses in Terms of Adhesion, Proliferation and Morphology to Stiffness of polydimethylsiloxane Elastomer Substrates”, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, Vol.103, No.7, pp. 2203-2213, 2014. ISSN: 1549-3296. (Citation-17). (IF: 3.076).

·         Ali Moradi, Sumit Pramanik, Forough Ataollahi, Tunku Kamarul, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, “Archimedes revisited: computer assisted microvolumetric modification of liquid displacement method for porosity measurement of highly porous light materials”, Analytical Methods, Vol.6, pp.4396-4401, 2014. ISSN: 1759-9660. (Citation-9). (IF: 1.900).

*       Year: 2013

·         Sumit Pramanik*, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Developments of Immobilized Surface Modified Piezoelectric Crystal Biosensors in Advanced Applications”, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol.8, pp.8863–8892, 2013, ISSN: 1452-3981. (Citation-19). (IF: 3.729).

·         A.A. Oshkour, N.A. Abu Osman, Y.H. Yau, F. Tarlochan, S. Pramanik and W.A.B. Wan Abas, “Internal-external circumferential crack behavior in the cement layer of total hip replacement”, Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures, Vol.36, No.7, pp.586–601, 2013. ISSN: 8756-758X. (Citation-4). (IF: 2.335).

·         Sumit Pramanik*, Asyikin Sasha Mohd Hanif, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Morphology of Bovine Bone Changes with Heat Treatment: A Comparative Study”, Materials, Vol.6, No.1, pp.65–75, 2013, ISSN: 1996-1944. (Citation-22). (IF: 2.654).

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Nanohydroxyapatite synthesized from calcium oxide and its characterization”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol.66, Issue 5-8, 1181–1189, 2013, ISSN: 0268-3768. (Citation-12). (IF: 2.209).

*       Year: 2012

·         Sumit Pramanik*, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Progress of key strategies in development of electrospun scaffolds: bone tissue”, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, Vol.13, No.4, 043002(13pp), 2012, ISSN:1468-6996. (Citation-35). (IF: 3.798).

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Functionalized Poly(ether ether ketone): Improved Mechanical Property and Acellular Bioactivity”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.123, No.2, pp.1100–1111, 2012, ISSN: 0021-8995. (Citation-19). (IF: 1.866).

*       Year: 2011

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Synthesis of Carbon Nanofibers on Hydroxyapatite by Flame Deposition”, Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures, Vol.19, No.7, pp.605–616, 2011. ISSN: 1536-383X. (Citation-2). (IF: 1.35).

*       Years: 2005-2010

·         Sumit Pramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, K. N. Rai, and Ashish Garg, "Development of High Strength Hydroxyapatite by Solid-State-Sintering Process", Ceramics International, Vol.33, No.3, pp.419–426, 2007. ISSN: 0272-8842; (Citation-168). (IF: 2.986).

·         Sumit Pramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, and K. N. Rai, "Development of High Strength Hydroxyapatite for Hard Tissue Replacement", Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, Vol.19, No.1, pp.45–49, 2005. ISSN: 0971-1198. (Citation-51). (IF: 1.0, SJR2010).

·         Sumit Pramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, and K. N. Rai, "Chronology of Total Hip Joint Replacement and Material Development", Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, Vol.19, No.1, pp.15–25, 2005. ISSN: 0971-1198. (Citation-76). (IF: 1.0, SJR2010).

 

Papers Presented:

·         Ayan Manna, Sumit Pramanik, and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Synthesis and Morphological and frequency dependent electrical characterizations on hydroxyapatite-poly(ethylene glycol)-polyvinyl alcohol co-polymer core-shell nanoparticles as improved drug carrier”, International Conference on Recent Development in Engineering, Science, Management and Humanities(ICRESMH-16), Paper ID: IFUNA511, New Delhi, INDIA, October 23, 2016. ISBN: 978-81-932712-9-2.

·         Forough Ataollahi, Sumit Pramanik, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy, Wan Abu Bakar Wan Abas, and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Effects of Stiffness on Endothelial Cells Behaviour”, International Conference on Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (ICAAE 2014), Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA, February 13-14, 2014.

·         Nur Ain Iftitah MOHAMAD RAZALI, Belinda PINGGUAN-MURPHY, Noor Azuan ABU OSMAN, Sumit PRAMANIK, “Synthesis and characterization of nanorod hydroxyapatite from cockle shells”, Oral Presentation ID: 581, International  Conference  of Biomedical Engineering (ICBME 2013), SINGAPORE, December 4-7, 2013. ISBN: 978-3-319-02913-9.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K Kar, "Development High Strength Functional PEEK/HA/CNF Bionanocomposite", Poster Presentation, International Conference on Carbon Nanotechnology: Potential Challenges, December 15-17, 2010, IIT Kanpur, INDIA. ISBN:13:978-981-08-7716-3, ISBN: 10:981-08-7716-1.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Synthesis and Characterizations of Hydroxyapatite-Poly(ether ether ketone) Nanocomposite: Acellular Simulated Body Fluid Conditioned Study”, The 13th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering (ICBME 2008), Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre, SINGAPORE, December 3-6, 2008; ISBN: 978-3-54092840-9. (Citation-4).

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Synthesis and Characterization of Functionalized Poly(ether ether ketone) without Switching the Ketonic Group by Chemical Conversion: Acellular In-Vitro Study”, Proceeding of International and INCCOM-6 Conference on Future Trends in Composite Materials and Processing, IIT Kanpur, INDIA, December 12-14, 2007, pp 569-576, ISBN: 978-81-89927-00-4.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Apatite-poly(ether ether ketone) Nano Composites: Prosthesis Materials: SBF-Conditioned Study”, ANTEC 2007, Vol.5, pp.2544-2548, 2007; ISBN: 978-1-60423-214-1; Annual Technical Conference-Society of Plastics Engineers, Ohio, USA, May 6-10, 2007. (Citation-1).

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “In Vitro Study of Apatite-poly(ether etherketone) Nano Composites: Prosthesis Materials”, INCCOM-5, Hyderabad, INDIA, November 24-25, 2006, pp 583-592.

Posters: 

·         Sumit Pramanik, Belinda Pingguan-Murphy and Noor Azuan Abu Osman, “Morphology of Bovine Bone Changes with Heat Treatment”, Selected Poster Presentation, HIR(MOHE) Exhibition, May 24, 2012, University of Malaya, Faculty of Engineering, MALAYSIA.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K Kar, "Development High Strength Functional PEEK/HA/CNF Bionanocomposite", Selected Poster Presentation, International Conference on Carbon Nanotechnology: Potential Challenges, December 15-17, 2010, IIT Kanpur, INDIA.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K Kar, "Development of Hydroxyapatite/Poly(etheretherketone) Composite Nanoparticles", Selected Poster Presentation, National Symposium, REACH-2010, October 10-12, 2010, IIT Kanpur, INDIA.

·         Sumit Pramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, and K N Rai, "Development of High Strength Hydroxyapatite for Hard Tissue Replacement", Selected Poster Presentation, Indo-Australian Conference, BITE-2005, Jan 19-21, 2005, Thiruvananthapuram, INDIA.

Book Chapters: 

·         Sumit Pramanik*, Ayan Manna, Ashis Tripathy and Kamal K. Kar, “Current Advancements in Ceramic Matrix Composites”, In: Composite Materials, (Ed) Kamal K. Kar, Springer, Germany, Heidelberg, ISBN: 978-3-662-49512-4 (Print) 978-3-662-49514-8 (Online), Chapter 14, p.457-496, 2017.

·         Sumit Pramanik, Jayesh Cherusseri, Navajit Singh Baban, L. Sowntharya, and Kamal K. Kar, “Metal Matrix Composites: Theory, Techniques and Applications”, In: Composite Materials, (Ed) Kamal K. Kar, Springer, Germany, Heidelberg, ISBN: 978-3-662-49512-4 (Print) 978-3-662-49514-8 (Online), Chapter 11, p.369-411, 2017.

·         Jayesh Cherusseri, Sumit Pramanik, L. Sowntharya, Deepak Pandey, Kamal K. Kar and S.D. Sharma, “Polymer based composite materials: Characterizations”, In: Composite Materials, (Ed) Kamal K. Kar, Springer, Germany, Heidelberg, ISBN: 978-3-662-49512-4 (Print) 978-3-662-49514-8 (Online), Chapter 02, p.37-77, 2017.

·         S. Banerjee, L. Sowntharya, S. Pramanik, M. Ghorai and K. K. Kar, “Polymeric materials”, In: Development in Nanocomposites, (Eds) Kamal K. Kar and A. Hodzic, Research Publishing Services, Singapore, ISBN-13: 978-981-08-3711-2, ISBN-10: 981-08-3711-9, Chapter 01, p.1-40, 2014.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Nano-Hydroxyapatite: Synthesis, characterizations and applications”, In: Development in Nanocomposites, (Eds) Kamal K. Kar and A. Hodzic, Research Publishing Services, Singapore, Ref. ISBN-13: 978-981-08-3711-2, ISBN-10: 981-08-3711-9, Chapter 05, p.135-176, 2014.

·         Sumit Pramanik, Kamal K. Kar, and Shreyasi Mukerji “Nano-Hydroxyapatite based polymer nanocomposites for biomedical applications”, In: Development in Nanocomposites, (Eds) Kamal K. Kar and A. Hodzic, Research Publishing Services, Singapore, Ref. ISBN-13: 978-981-08-3711-2, ISBN-10: 981-08-3711-9, Chapter 19, p.557-598, 2014.

·         Sumit Pramanik, Kamal K. Kar, “Development of high strength functional-PEEK/HA/CNF bionanocomposite”, In: Carbon Nanotechnology: Potential and Challenges, (Eds) Kamal K. Kar, International Conference Proceeding, IIT-Kanpur, Research Publishing, 2011, ISBN:13:978-981-08-7716-3, ISBN: 10:981-08-7716-1, December 15-17, 2010.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Synthesis and Characterizations of Hydroxyapatite-Poly(ether ether ketone) Nanocomposite: Acellular Simulated Body Fluid Conditioned Study”, IFMBE Proceeding, Eds.: Chwee Teck Lim, James C.H. Goh, Springer Publisher, ISBN 978-3-540-92841-6; Vol.23, p.1309-1312, 2009. (Citation - 4).

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Synthesis and Characterization of Functionalized Poly(ether ether ketone) without Switching the Ketonic Group by Chemical Conversion: Acellular In-Vitro Study”, In:  Future Trends in Composite Materials and Processing, (Eds) Kamal K. Kar, K. Muralidhar, and J. Ramkumar, Anamaya Publishers, New Delhi, INDIA, pp 569-576, 2007. ISBN: 978-81-89927-00-4.

·         Sumit Pramanik and Kamal K. Kar, “Polymeric Materials”, In: Recent trends in advanced composites, (Eds) Kamal K. Kar and J. Ramkumar, QIP 2005, IIT Kanpur, INDIA, October 10-14, p.11-38, 2005.

Patents: 

·         Kar, K. K. and Pramanik, S. “Hydroxyapatite-Poly(etheretherketone) Nanocomposites and Method of Manufacturing Same”, US Pat.(Granted). US 8652373 B2, Issued on: Feb 18, 2014. (pp.43). (Based on US Pat. Pub. No. 20120107612 A1, Published on: May 3, 2012). (Citation-5).

·         Kar, K. K. and Pramanik, S. “Hydroxyapatite-Poly(etheretherketone) Nanocomposites and Method of Manufacturing Same”, World Pat. No. WO 2012/004637, Pub. Date: January 12, 2012 (based on PCT/IB2010/054234, Date: September 20, 2010). (Citation-5).

·         Kar, K. K. and Pramanik, S. “In-situ and Controlled Growth of Hydroxyapatite-Poly(etheretherketone) Nanocomposites (Nanoparticles) from Calcium oxide, Phosphoric acid and  Polyetheretherketone and Method of Manufacturing the same”, Pat. Appl. No. 1614/DEL/2010, Filing Date: 09-July-2010.

·         Kar, K. K. and Pramanik, S. “Spherical Crystalline Nano Hydroxyapatite and method of manufacture from calcium oxide”, Pat. Appl. No. 1901/DEL/2008, Filing Date: 11-08-2008, Published on: 2010-03-26, International Classification: C01B25/00. (Citation-1).

Working Papers:  

·         Will be updated soon.  

Work in Progress:

·         Biodegradable advanced polymers and Bioceramics from natural sources, Hydrogels, Light weight high strength biocompatible alloys, and Photocatalysts.   

Courses:

  • • 15ME303 Materials Technology – Session: 2017/18, Odd Semester, SRM University.
  • • 15ME303L Materials Technology Lab– Session: 2017/18, Odd Semester, SRM University.
  • • 15ME101 Basic Mechanical Engineering – Session: 2017/18, Odd Semester, SRM University.
  • • KXGL6312 Tissue Mechanics – Session: 2015/2016, 2nd Semester, University of Malaya.