Bhaskar Dasgupta

PhD (IISc Bangalore)

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD(1997) Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (India)
  • M.E.(1993) Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (India)
  • B.Sc.Engg.(1991) Patna University, Patna (India)



  • PG Textbook on Applied Mathematical Methods (Pearson Education).

  • NPTEL course on "Mathematical Methods in Engineering and Science".

  • Analytical Formulation of Algorithms for Analysis, Synthesis, Planning and Control of RedundantManipulators.

  • A new scoring function "Normalized Volume Mismatch" for shape complementarity analysis inprotein docking.

  • Domain Mapping algorithm with potential applications in solid and surface modelling for motionplanning, docking and mesh generation.


  • Two gold medals for best PhD thesis (1997)

  • Humboldt Fellowship (2001)

  • INAE Young Engineer Award (2003)

  • Mercator Guest Professor at TU Berlin (2005)


NL-312 ,
Department of Mechanical Engineering
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

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