Team

DIBAKAR DATTA
Suite 204, 200 Central Ave
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
Newark, NJ 07103
United States

dibakar.datta @ njit.edu

Employment

09/2016 – Present : Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, USA.

03/2015 – 08/2016 : Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Stanford University, Division of Mechanics and Computation, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford, USA.

02/2010 – 07/2010 : Research Intern, Laboratoire de Mécanique des Structures Industrielles Durables (LaMSID), Électricité de France (EDF), Code_Aster Software Team, Paris, France.

Education

09/2010 – 01/2015 : Doctorate of Philosophy, Brown University, School of Engineering, Providence, RI, USA ; Specialization: Major – Mechanics of Solids and Structures, Minors – Physics, Chemistry; Adviser: Prof. Vivek B. Shenoy 01/2014 – 01/2015 : Visiting Ph.D. Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, USA

BE (IIEST, Shibpur, India) ; ME (IISc, Bangalore, India) ; MSc (UPC & ECN, Europe)

Ph.D. Students

** Mr. Jatin Kashyap (Fall 2016 – present )  [Web]

Education::  MTech in Mechanical Engineering, BITS Pilani Hyderabad, India

** Ms. Vidushi Sharma ( Fall 2017 – present )  [LinkedIn Profile] [YouTube Channel]

 Education::  MTech in Molecular Engineering and Advanced Chemical Analysis, NIT Kurukshetra, India

** Mr. Joy Datta ( Fall 2020 – present )

Education::  BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh 

Group Alumni

Postdoctoral Scholar 

 ** Dr. Kamalika Ghatak (May 2017 – December 2019) [LinkedIn Profile]

 Education:: Ph.D. in Chemistry,  CSIR – National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, India 

 Ph.D. Adviser : Prof. Sourav Pal

Master Students

 ** Mr. Nil Dhankecha (Spring 2019 – Summer 2019)

 ** Mr. Kevintejas Sheth (Fall 2018)

 ** Mr. Navneet Kumar (Fall 2018)

  ** Mr. Satbir Singh Bhatti (Spring 2018)

  ** Mr. Harsimranjit Singh (Spring & Fall 2017)

Undergraduate Students

 @ NJIT, Newark, USA

 **  Mr. Joseph Torsiello (Spring & Summer 2019)

 **  Mr. Jinay Shah (Spring & Summer 2019)

 ** Mr. Arjav Shah (Fall 2018)

 ** Mr. Lucas Janusik (Fall 2018)

 ** Mr. Yagiz Balkay (Spring 2018) 

  ** Ms. Nitya Iyer (Summer 2017; visiting undergrad)

  Education during her time at DattaLab::  Freshman in the Engineering Honors Academy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, USA

 @ University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

 ** Ms. Weiwei-Bing Zhang (Summer 2014)

 ** Mr. Kevin Zhai (Summer 2014 & Fall 2014)

 Later:: MS student in Data Science at Northwestern University, IL, USA

 ** Mr. Bill Guo (Summer 2014)

 ** Mr. Clark Shurtleff (Summer 2014)

Community College Students

  Students from Essex County College, Newark, NJ 

 **  Mr. Edson Josius (Summer 2019), Funded by the National Science Foundation,  Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (NSF-LSAMP).

High-School Student

 ** Ms. Priyanka Solanki ( July 2017 – December 2018), Montville Township High School, Montville, New Jersey, USA.

– Published a first-author paper in Computational Materials Science

– Presented a poster at the MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, USA, 2018.

– Among the 10% applicants selected for oral presentations at ‘The 2019 New Jersey Junior Science & Humanities Symposium at Rutgers University‘ (March 4-5, 2019). Congrats, kid. 

Later – Priyanka will start undergraduate study at Brown University from Fall 2019.

 – Summer 2019 –

 ** Mr. Justin Vasquez, Union City High School, NJ, USA. (ACS SEED Program)

 ** Ms. Oluwafunmilayo Fatolu, Jonathan Dayton High School, NJ, USA  (US Army REAP Program)

 ** Ms. Haley Flores, Memorial High School, NJ, USA  (US Army REAP Program)

 ** Mr. Manuel Guzman, Union City High School, NJ, USA. (ACS SEED Program)

 ** Mr. Yoshiki Kakehi (Summer 2019 – present) , Bergen County Technical High School Teterboro, NJ, USA