- Geology & Geological
- Prospective Students
- Current Students
- Prospective Students Home Page
- Transfer Students
- Distance Engineering Degree Program
- Schedule a Visit
Bishu Bandyopadhyay Information
PhD Mechanical Engineering People’s Friendship University, Moscow, USSR 1979
MS Mechanical Engineering People’s Friendship University, Moscow, USSR 1969
BSc (Physics Honors) Burdwan University, India 1964
Number of years service:
Appointed 1985 Assistant Professor
1989 Associate Professor
Other related experience:
Research Engineer, RIKEN, Tokyo, Japan, Summers 1994-98.
Research Engineer, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, Summers 1991, 1993.
Research Engineer, Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, IL, Summer 1989.
Post Doctoral Fellow, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, 1985.
Post Doctoral Fellow, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, 1984.
Visiting Lecturer, University of Nederland Antilles, Curacao, 1983-84.
Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of the West Indies, Trinidad, 1982-85.
Faculty attachment, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, 1982.
Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, 1980-82.
Visiting Lecturer, Government Polytechnic, Poona, India, 1971-75.
Lucas Aerospace Inc., Jamestown, ND, 1990.
Cummings Engine Company, Inc. 1999, 2000.
Scientific and professional societies of which a member:
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Honors and awards:
National Talent Scholarship throughout academic year
Scholarship offered by Ministry of Education, Government of India, for higher studies in USSR
Awarded a Gold Medal for standing First Class First in B.Sc. Physics Hons. Examination
Other assigned duties performed:
Mechanical Engineering Sophomore Student Advisor
Member, UND Faculty Research Committee, Sept. 1990-Dec. 1991, Chair, Sept. 1991-Dec. 1991
UND-Mechanical Engineering Departmental Representative, ME NEWS national publication of ASME Chair, Membership Recruitment and Retention, Red River Chapter #511, SME
Member, Graduate Faculty, University of North Dakota
Bandyopadhyay, Makinouchi, Ohmori, Itoh, “Application of Electrolytic In-Process Dressing (ELID) Technology for the Ultra-Precision Fabrication of Structural Ceramic Parts,” Proceedings of Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials VIII, Singapore, held in September 1999, World Scientific Publishing , 2000, pp 529-537.
Bandyopadhyay, Ohmori, Makinouchi, “Highly Efficient and Ultra-Precision Fabrication of Structural Ceramic Parts with the Application of Electrolytic In-Process Dressing (ELID) Grinding,” accepted as a chapter in a book by Marcel Dekker
Bandyopadhyay, Bibel, “Materials Science Experiments,” submitted to an ASEE conference.
Bandyopadhyay, “High Efficiency Grinding of Advanced Materials with the Application of Electrolytic In-Process Dressing (ELID),” Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Production Engineering, Design and Control (PEDAC 2001) held in Alexandria, Egypt during February 13-15, 2001, Vol. II, pp 1085-1096.
Bandyopadhyay, Ohmori, Li, Makinouchi, “Efficient and Precision Grinding of Small hard and Brittle Cylindrical Parts by the Centerless Grinding Process with Electro-Discharge Truing and Electrolytic In-Process Dressing,” Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Elsevier, Vol. 98, 2000, pp 322-327.
Bandyopadhyay, “Effects of Grinding Coolant Variations in Coors Magnesia Stabilized Zirconia Metering Plungers,” Cummins Confidential Report, 2000.
Bandyopadhyay, “Evaluation of CELECT Metering Plungers made from Zirconia material,” Cummins Confidential Report, 2000
Bandyopadhyay, “Silicon Nitride Ball Grinding Report for Hybrid Bearings Application,” Cummins Confidential Report, 2000
Ohmori,H., Park, K.Y.,Itoh, N., Moriyasu, S., Li, W., Bandyopadhyay, B., Highly Efficient and Precision Fabrication of Cylindrical Parts from Hard Materials with the Application of ELID1, Materials & Manufacturing Processes Journal, Marcel Dekker, Vol.14, No.1, 1999, pg 1-12.
Itoh, N., Ohmori, H., Moriyasu, S., Kasai, T., Karaki-Doy, T., and Bandyopadhyay, B.P., FinishingCharacteristics of Brittle Materials by ELID1 -Lap Grinding using Metal-Resin Bonded Wheels,International Journal of Machine Tool and Manufacture, Vol 38, 1998, pp747-762.
Itoh, N., Ohmori, H., and Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Grinding Characteristics of Hard and Brittle Materials by ELID1 -Lap Grinding Using Fine Grain Wheels, Materials and Manufacturing Processes Journal, Marcel Dekker, Vol.12, No 6, 1997, pp. 1037-1048.
Fujihara, K., Ohshiba, K., Komatsu, T., Ueno, M., Ohmori, H., and Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Precision Surface Grinding Characteristics of Ceramic Matrix Composite and Structural Ceramics with ELID 1, Machining Science and Technology, Marcel Dekker, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1997, pp. 81-94.
Itoh, N., Ohmori, H., and Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Grinding Characteristics of a Metal-Resin Bonded Diamond Wheel on ELID 1-Lap Grinding, International Journal for Manufacturing Science and Production, Freund Publishing, London, England, Vol. 1, No 1, 1997, pp. 9-15.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Ohmori, H., and Takahashi, I., Efficient and Stable Grinding of Ceramics by ELID1, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Elsevier, 1997, Vol. 66/1-3, pp. 18-24
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., The Effect of ELID1 Grinding on the Flexural Strength of Silicon Nitride, Proceedings 18th ELID1 Grinding Seminar, RIKEN, Tokyo, Japan, July 1997, pp. 50-66.
Ohmori, H., Park, K.Y., Itoh, N., Moriyasu, S., Li, W., Bandyopadhyay, B.P., and Takahashi, I., Performances on Mirror Surface Grinding with ELID1 for Efficient Fabrication of Cylindrical Components of Hard Materials, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Advances in Abrasive \Technology, Sydney, Australia, July 1997, pp. 225-229.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Ultraprecision and High Efficiency Grinding of Structural Ceramics by ELID1 Grinding, Abrasive Magazine, April/May 1997, p. 10.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Application of ELID1 for High-Efficiency Grinding of Ceramic Parts, Report published by ORNL/SUB/96-SV716/1, DOE, Feb. 1997.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., High Material Removal Rate Grinding of Structural Ceramics by ELID1 , Proceedings Asian Industrial Technology Congress (AITC’97), Hong Kong, Jan. 1997, pp. 128-131.
Ohmori, H., Takahashi, I., and Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Ultraprecision Grinding of Structural Ceramics by ELID1 Grinding, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Elsevier, 1996, Vol. 57, pp. 272-277.
Ohmori, H., Takahashi, I., and Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Highly Efficient Grinding of Ceramic Parts by ELID1 Grinding, Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Marcel Dekker, 1996, Vol. 11, No.1, pp. 31-44.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Ohmori, H., and Takahashi, I., Ductile Regime Mirror Finish Grinding of Ceramics with ELID1 Grinding, Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Marcel Dekker, 1996, Vol. 11, No. 5, pp. 789-802.
Ohmori, H., Takahashi, I., Li, Wei, Bandyopadhyay, B.P., and Nakagawa, T., Efficient and Precision Grinding Characteristics of Structural Ceramics on Applying ELID1 Metal Bond Diamond Wheels, Proceedings at ICPCG-96 Conference, Osaka, Japan, Nov. 19-21, 1996, pp. 564-569.
Li, Wei, Ohmori, H., Bandyopadhyay, B.P., Takahashi, I., Yamada, H., and Ishii, T., Development of Advanced Centerless Grinding Technique Applying ELID1 and its Characteristics on Ceramic Parts Grinding, presented at the ICPE’96 & 6th SJSUT Conference, Shenyang, China, Sept. 23-25, 1996.
Li, Wei., Ohmori, H., Takahashi, I., Bandyopadhyay, B.P., and Ishii, T., Efficient and Precision Machining of Small Cylindrical Parts by ELID1 Grinding, (In Japanese), Journal of the Society of Grinding Engineers, July 1996, Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 211-212.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., The Effects of Grinding Parameters on the Strength and Surface Finish of Two Silicon Nitride Ceramics, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Elsevier, 1995, Vol. 53, No. 3-4, pp. 533-543.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., ELID1 for High Efficiency Precision Grinding of Ceramic Parts: An Experimental Study, ORNL/DOE Report, 1995.
Hanada, T., Bandyopadhyay B.P., and Hoshi, T., Implementation of Low-Volume FMS for Prismatic Components, Journal of Manufacturing Systems, SME, Vol.14, No. 2, 1995, pp. 91-108.
Hanada, T., Bandyopadhyay, B.P., and Hoshi, T., Development of a CAD/CAM System for Rapid Proto-typing, Manufacturing Science and Engineering, PED-Vol. 64, ASME, WAM, 1993, pp. 101-108.
Kovach, J., Blau, J.P., Malkin, S., Srinivasan, S., Bandyopadhyay, B.P., and Ziegler, K., A Feasibility Investigation of High Speed Low Damage Grinding for Advanced Ceramics, Proceedings 5th International Grinding Conference, Cincinnati, OH, SME paper # MR93-352, October 1993.
Bandyopadhyay, B.P., and Blau, J.P., Report on Ceramic Machining in Japan, ORNL/M-2881, DOE, July 1993.
Participated in Research at RIKEN, Tokyo, Japan, on Electrolytic-in-Process Dressing Grinding of Ceramics, Summers 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998.
Summer Faculty Research Participation Appointment at Oak Ridge National Laboratory 1991, 1993. One year appointment as an Associate Professor, Production Systems Engineering at Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan 1992.
Summer Faculty Research Participation Appointment at Argonne National Laboratory 1989.
1. Electrolytic In-Process Dressing