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Dr. Debabrata Datta

  • Visiting Professor
  • Contact Details:

    Email : dbbrt_datta@yahoo.com

    Contact Number :9930277547

  • Experience

    34 Years: 33 Years at BARC Mumbai + 1 Year at S.I.N.P

  • Qualifications

    • M. Sc in Nuclear Physics, (Calcutta University)
    • M. Phil in High Energy Nuclear Physics, (S.I.N.P., Calcutta University)
    • Graduate in Nuclear Engineering, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
    • PhD in Computer Science/Physics (Mumbai University)

Total Number of Research Publications

(Peer Reviewed + Book Chapters + Intl Conf) : 200 (110 + 30 + 70)

Awards (Honours)

  • Millennium Plaques of Honour (Eminent Scientist, National Award), 2010 Meritorious Award (National Society of Radiation Physics-NSRP), 2008
  • Meritorious Award (Association of Medical Physicists of India-AMPI), 2013
  • Meritorious Award (Association of Medical Physicists of India-AMPI), 2018
  • Jalvigyan Puraskar - Best Research Paper Award – from ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering

Field of Specialization

  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Data Science
  • Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis
  • Soft Computing
  • Reliability Analysis
  • Risk Analysis
  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Development
  • Multi Criteria Decision Making (MCDM)

Research Interests

  • Algorithm Development
  • Software Development (Domain: Nuclear Science & Technology)
  • Uncertainty Analysis & Radiological Risk Analysis
  • Problem Solving Using Soft Computing Techniques
  • Machine Learning using Imprecise Data including ANN, DNN, BN, CNN
  • Fuzzy Finite Difference/Finite Element Method,
  • Stochastic Response Surface Development Fluid Flow Problem
  • Medical Imaging
  • Lattice Boltzmann Method Development for fluid flow problem
  • Interval Analysis
  • Application of wavelets in numerical solution of PDE and Image Processing
  • Data analysis using Wavelets

Publications in peer reviewed journal for last five years are listed below.

List of Publications

  • Development of cryostat integrated TL/OSL reader for its application in radiation dosimetry, A. Soni, D. R. Mishra, S.S. Gaue, M.Uke, P. Sawant, D. K. Koul, D. Datta, Nuclear Inst. And Methods in Physics Research, A, 935, pp. 191-197, 2019.
  • Revisit to Power law decay of luminescence; Manish K. Sahai, A.K. Bakshi, D. Datta; Journal of Luminescence, 195(2018), 240-246.
  • A Lattice Boltzmann Scheme for Diffusion Equation in Spherical Cocordinate; Debabrata Datta, T.K. Pal; International Journal of Mathematics and Systems Science, 1(2018), 1-5.
  • Fluka-based Monte Carlo Investigation of Microdosimetric distributions of Telecobalt Beam; T. Palani Selvam, Arghya Chattaraj and D. Datta; Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 178(4)(2018), 430-440.
  • Modeling Advection and Anisotropic Dispersion of radionuclides through Geological Media using Diffusion Velocity Lattice Boltzmann Scheme; D. Datta and T.K. Pal; Scifed Journal of Nuclear Science, 2(1)(2018), 1-9.
  • Molecular dynamics study on the effect of discharge on adjacent craters on micro EDMed surface; T. Roy, A. Sharma, D. Datta and R. Balasubramaniam; Precision Engineering, 52(2018), 469-476.
  • An investigation of tool and hard particle interaction in naonoscale cutting of copper beryllium; A. Sharma, D. Datta and R. Balasubramaniam; Computational Materials Science, 145(2018), 208-223.
  • Development of an Algorithm to Estimate Eye Lens Dose in Terms of Operational Quantity Hp(3) Using Head Tld Badge; B Madhumita, C Sneha, V Dipali, S M Pradhan, A K Bakshi, D Datta, S M Tripathi and S K Singh; Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 178(4) (2018), 364-373.
  • Study of residual TL of CaSO4:Dy Based ThermoLuminescence Dosemeter; Manish K. Sahai, S. M. Pradhan, A.K. Bakshi and D. Datta; Radiation Protection Dosimetry, (2017), 1-6.
  • Optimization of beam dump shielding for K-130 cyclotron at VECC; Chatterjee S, Banerjee K, Pandit D, Roy P, Bandyopadhyay T, Ravishankar R, Bhattacharya C, Bhattacharya S, Datta D., Banerjee SR; Appl. Radiation Isotopes, 128(2017), 216-223.
  • Parametric uncertainty analysis of solute transport process using fuzzy lattice Boltzmann Scheme; T.K. Pal and D. Datta; Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering, Springer, ISSN 2520-1352, (2017), 239-248.
  • Development of fuzzy differential quadrature numerical method and its application for uncertainty quantification of solute transport model; D. Datta and T.K. Pal; Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering, Springer, ISSN 2520-1352, (2017), 249-256. Life cycle reliability analysis using imprecise failure data; Subrata Bera, D. Datta and Avinash J. Gaikwad,Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering, Springer, ISSN 2520-1352, (2017), 265-275.
  • Deep, Shallow and EYE Lens Doses From 106Ru/106Rh – A Comparison, Munish Kumar, A.K. Bakshi, R.B. Rakesh, P. Ratna, M.S. Kulkarni and D. Datta, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, pp. 1-6, 2017, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncw383.
  • Beta response of CaSO4:Dy based thermoluminescent dosimeter badge and its angular dependence studies for personnel monitoring applications, Kumar M., Rakesh RB, Sneha C.. Ratna P., Bakshi AK., Datta D., Radiat. Prot. and Environ., vol. 39:issue 3, pp. 132-137, July-September, 2016.
  • Study of Residual TL of CaSO4:Dy – Based Thermoluminescence Dosemeter, Manish, K Sahai, S.M. Pradhan, A. K. Bakshi and D. Datta, Radiat. Prot. Dosimetry, pp. 1-7, 2017, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncx052.
  • Feasibility Study for Identification of Static and Dynamic Exposure Using CCD Imaging Technique for CaSO4:Dy TL Dosimeters, Kshama Srivastava, Seepika Soin, B.K. Sapra, P. Ratna and D. Datta, Radiat. Prot. Dosimetry, pp. 1-7, 2017, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncx011.
  • Measurement of background radiation levels around Indian station Bharati, during 33rd Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica, A.K. Bakshi, et al., Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, vol. 167, pp. 54-61, 2017.
  • Detection of sub micro Gray dose levels using OSL phosphor LiMgPO4:Tb,B, N.S. Rawat, Bhushan Dhabekar, K.P. Muthe, D.K. Koul and D. Datta, Nucl. Instr. Meth. Phys. Res.-B, 397, pp. 27-32, 2017.
  • Development of Differential Quadrature based Computational Scheme in Cylindrical Geometry and Its Application to Simulate Radionuclide Leaching from Radioactive Waste Form, T.K. Pal, D. Datta and R.K. Bajpai, Intl. Journal of Life Cycle Reliability
  • and Safety Engineering, vol. 5, Issue No. 3, pp. 1-7, July-September 2016, ISSN-2250 0820.
  • Address of Geo-hydrological problem using Lattice Boltzmann and Differential quadrature Methods, D. Datta and T. K. Pal, Intl. Journal of Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering, vol. 5, Issue No. 3, pp. 16-20, July-September 2016, ISSN-2250 0820.
  • Reliability Based Optimal Design of Water Distribution Network Using Combinatorial Particle Swarm Optimization, Sanjeev Kumar Sharma, Varen, S.K. Gupta, Ashis Mallick and D. Datta, Intl. Journal of Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering, vol. 5, Issue No. 3, pp. 8-15, July-September 2016, ISSN-2250 0820.
  • Numerical simulation of a glucose sensitive composite membrane closed-loop insulin delivery system, Mukherjee, S.B., Datta D., Raha, S., and Pal D., Bioprocess Biosyst. Eng., 2017, Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, doi:10.1007/s00449-017-1803-1.
  • Probability-Credibility health risk assessment under uncertain environment, Chutia R. and Datta D., Stoch. Environ. Res. Risk Assess, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 449-460, doi: 10.1007/s00477-016-1335-2, 2017, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, ISSN 1436-3240.
  • Study on the coefficient of variation in Indian Personnel monitoring system, Chandrasekhar S., Pradhan, S.M., Ratna, P., and Datta, D., Nuclear technology & Radiation Protection, 2016, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 388-392, doi:10.2298/NTRP1604388C
  • Characterisation of 32P beta source for external radiation protection; S. Vandana, A.K. Bakshi, Sanjay Kumar Saxena, Arghya Chattaraj, T. Palani Selvam, K. Srivastava, Ashutosh Dash and D. Datta, Radiation Measurements, 89, pp. 52-62, 2016.
  • Overview of the Quality Assurance programme Implemented for TLD Based Individual Monitoring in India, Kshama Srivastava, A.K. Bakshi, M.P. Punekar, D.H. Kolambe, P. Ratna and D. Datta, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, doi10.1093/rpd/ncw 108, pp. 1-10, May 5, 2016.
  • Estimation of Eye lens Dose During Brain Scans Using GafChromic XR-QA2 Film in Various Multidetector CT Scanners, Philomina Akhilesh, Arti R. Kulkarni, Shramika H. Jamhale, S.D. Sharma, Rajesh Kumar and D. Datta, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncw132, pp. 1-6, May 31, 2016.
  • Numerical solution of solute Transport Model using Cellular Automata, D. Datta and T.K.Pal, Global Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics (GJPAM), ISSN 0973-1768Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 131-135, 2016.
  • Numerical Simulation of reaction-Diffusion Process in Geological Media using Lattice Boltzmann Based Diffusion Model Coupled with Geochemical Reaction Solver, T.K. Pal and D. Datta, Global Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics (GJPAM), ISSN 0973-1768 Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 429-433, 2016.
  • Analytical studies of temperature distribution of workplace in electric discharge machining using semi analytical electro thermal model, Abhishek Mishra, Sujay Bhattacharya, D. Datta and Gautam Kumar Dey, Int. J. Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Optimisation, vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 337-362, Oct, 2015.

Life Member of following societies/Association

  • Indian Association of Radiation Protection (IARP),
  • Indian Society of Radiation Physics (ISRP),
  • Indian Nuclear Society (INS),
  • Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA),
  • Society of Reliability Safety and Hazard (SRESA),
  • Indian Physical Society (IPS)

Working Experience

  • Developed a prototype neutron spectrometer using NE-213 liquid Scintillator for studying alpha-neutron exotic nuclear reaction – Development was a part of M. Phil Dissertation
  • Design an Induction Furnace for characterization of Glass to immobilize highly radioactive waste
  • Establish a Statistical Model to Compute the propagation of crack developed in borosilicate glass matrix used to immobilize high level radioactive waste and model is internationally recognized by International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Vienna, Austria
  • Developed various techniques of probabilistic and possibilistic uncertainty analysis of various engineering, radiological and environmental models used in Health, Safety & Environment Group of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
  • Establish Laser Communication first time in India for cryptic data transfer between two remote monitoring stations
  • Developed Database Management Software “RHICAP” for recording the history of Occupational Radiation Worker’s Exposure
  • Developed a machine learning technique to handle non-detects for estimating mean and variance of a big data
  • Developed Data Mining Technique for analysis of medical image used in Mammography (An early warning to detect Breast Cancer)
  • Developed Lattice Boltzmann Simulation Method for Image Based CFD analysis and applied for studying various advection-diffusion-reaction equation for lithographic analysis (specially studied surface morphology of Argillite Rock)
  • Recent development of Numerical Simulation of Composite Membrane Based Insulin Delivery System for Type-II Diabetic Patient
  • 34 years of experience in Software Development

Recent Contributions (2015-2019)

  • Developed Lattice Boltzmann Simulation Method for fluid flow analysis at mesoscopic scale
  • Developed Image Based CFD analysis using Lattice Boltzmann Method,
  • Developed Fuzzy Lattice Boltzmann Simulation Technique for reaction diffusion equation
  • Developed Differential Quadrature based Numerical simulation for fluid flow analysis
  • Developed Deconvolution technique and handling below detection level data using Expectation Maximization Algorithm
  • Developed Data Mining Technique for analysis of medical image used in Mammography (An early warning to detect Breast Cancer),
  • Developed Uncertainty modeling of fluid flow problems using Possibility Theory
  • Developed Numerical Simulation of Glucose sensitive Composite Membrane Based Insulin Delivery System for Type-II Diabetic Patients
  • Developed Microdosimetric method for cellular level investigation of radiation protection philosophy
  • Developed machine learning algorithm and Bayesian network for water quality index computation (Big data analysis)
  • Developed Fractal nature and Largest Lyapunov exponent of water quality data (Study Area covered: Karnataka state)

Editorial Board Member and Reviewer of

  • International Journal of energy, information and communication (IJEIC),
  • Int. Journal of Environmental modeling and Software (Elsevier Journal),
  • Int. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity(Elsevier Journal),
  • International Journal of Medical Physics,
  • International Journal of Fuzzy Computation and Modeling,
  • IEEE Transaction of Fuzzy System (IEEE-TFS),
  • Int. Journal of Nuclear Science and Engineering,
  • International Journal of Stochastic Uncertainty Environment and Risk Analysis (SERRA),
  • International Journal of Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering (Springer Journal),
  • Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IJPAM)
  • EXPERT SYSTEMS (Scholar Online, Wiley Publications)

Academic Experience

  • Number of PhD Thesis Supervised/Co-Supervised : 7
  • Number of PhD Thesis Examined : 12
  • Number of M. Tech Thesis Supervised : 10
  • Number of M. Tech Thesis Examined : 30
  • Number of BRNS Projects Executed as Principal Collaborator : 12
  • PhD and M. Tech Guide of Homi Bhabha National Institute
  • Guest Faculty of IIT Mumbai,
  • Guest Faculty of IIT BHU,
  • Guest Faculty of NIT Rourkela, NIT Durgapur, SVNIT, Surat
  • Guest Faculty of SRM University and WBUT (West Bengal)

With a view to my field of specialization, research interests and experience in the field of research as well as experience in academic sector, I would like to be associated with your institute as Research Director/Adjunct Professor/Visiting Professor for empowering and educating the young researchers in the field of data science, machine learning models and artificial intelligence, soft computing including fuzzy modeling and statistical analysis in the fields of environmental modeling, medical physics, data science and allied technology. I would be also able to look after administrations as required to culminate the Faculty Development Program, STTP (under TEQIP as per AICTE), Project formulation and its submission to various funding agencies.
Following peer reviewed publication is very recent.

Investigation of Tool and Workpiece Interaction on Surface Quality While Diamond Turning of Copper Berryllium Alloy, A Sharma, Suhas S. Joshi, D. Datta and R. Balasubramaniam, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Feb 2020, vol. 142 /021011-1, copyright@2020 by ASME