Prabhat Munshi

PhD (IIT Kanpur)

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD (IIT Kanpur, 1989)
  • M.S. (Ohio State University, 1979)
  • B.Tech. (IIT Kanpur, 1977)



  • P. Munshi, R.K.S. Rathore, K.S. Ram, M.S. Kalra, "Error Estimates for Tomographic Inversion",Inverse Problems, 7(1991), pp 399-408.

  • P. Munshi, " Error analysis of tomographic filters I: Theory", NDT & E International, 25(1992),pp 191-194.

  • P. Munshi, M Maisl, H. Reiter, " Experimental aspects of the approximate error formula forcomputerized tomography", Materials Evaluation, 55(1997) pp 188-191.

  • P. Munshi, "Picking the right solution from a set of correct solutions", Measurement Science andTechnology, 13(2002), 647-653.

  • V.S.V.M. Vedula, P. Munshi, "An improved algorithm for beam-hardening corrections in experimentalx-ray tomography", NDT&E International, 41(2008), pp 25-31.

  • Fellow, INAE

  • Silver Medal by Indian Association for Radiation Protection for BEST PAPER for the year 1990.

  • JACOB WOLFOWITZ PRIZE by American Journal for Mathematical and Management Sciencesfor BEST THEORETICAL ADVANCES PAPER OF THE YEAR 1995

  • Best Paper (R&D Category) in NDE2000 hosted by Indian Society for Non-destructive Testing inthe year 2000.

  • OUTSTANDING PAPER 2012, American Society for Nondestructive Testing


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