Temporary Assignments
Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy


Applications are invited on plain paper for the following assignment on a purely time bound Project undertaken in the various Departments / Centres / Schools of the Institute.

Interested eligible persons may apply (quote SRIC Reference on the top of the Application) on plain paper giving full bio-data along with attested copies of testimonials and a demand draft of the application fee drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur on or before last date mentioned against each. Applications may be submitted to:

Administrative Officer (Projects)
Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302


Temporary Position(s) 1. Post Doctoral Fellow (PDF)
2. Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
Number of vacancies 1. 1
2. 1
Consolidated Compensation 1. PDF: As per govt. norms. Currently it is INR 22,000/- to 24,000/- per month (like to be revised to INR 36,000/- to 40,000/- per month). TA/DA will also be offered to attend conference as per the eligibility.
2. SRF: As per govt. norms. Currently it is INR 18,000/- per month (like to be revised to INR 28,000/- per month). TA/DA will also be offered to attend conference as per the eligibility. If converted to PhD, the institute also supports international visits to attend conferences as per the institute norms.
Project Title MODELLING OF SOIL MOISTURE IN A CHANGING CLIMATE USING THE POTENTIAL OF PORBABILISTIC HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL APPROACH (MHA)
Coordinator / PI Dr. RajibMaity, Dept. of Civil Engineering
Qualifications & Experience PDF: 1. PhD in Water Resources Engineering or related fields.
2. Proficiency in MATLAB and sound knowledge in probability and statistics is required. Experience in remote sensing and GIS is preferred.
3. Preference will be given to the candidates having publications in international journals and conferences.
Mere fulfillment of aforementioned criteria does not necessarily ensure the recruitment.

SRF:1. B Tech in Civil Engineering, MTech/MS in Water Resources Engineering. Outstanding BTech candidates without MTech may also apply.
2. Proficiency in MATLAB and sound knowledge in probability and statistics is required. Experience in remote sensing and GIS is preferred.
Mere fulfillment of aforementioned criteria does not necessarily ensure the recruitment.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-30
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/MHA/2014/319, DATED11thDecember, 2014
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow /Junior Project Assistant
Number of vacancies 2
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 16,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification and experience)
Project Title DEVELOPMENT OF 3D PANEL METHOD TO PERFORM HYDROELASTIC ANALYSIS OF SHIPS (DMG)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Ranadev Datta, Dept. of Ocean Engineering & Naval Arch
Qualifications & Experience B. Tech in Ocean Engineering / Naval Architecture / Civil Engineering, Applied Mathematics with valid NET/GATE score.
* Basic knowledge of Basic Hydrodynamics.
* Knowledge on development of FORTRAN codes are desirable
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-02
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/DMG/2015/37, DATED 3rd March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for JRF & female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) i) Junior Research Fellow
ii) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies i)1
ii)1
Consolidated Compensation i) Upto Rs.16,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
ii) Upto Rs.18,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title DEVELOPMENT OF A SINGLE-STAGE, ISOLATED PV MICROINVERTER WITH MPPT, BATTERY CHARGING CAPABILITY AND LOW DECOUPLING CAPACITANCE (INV)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Souvik Chattopadhyay, Department of Electrical Engineering
Qualifications & Experience i) B.Tech/B.E. in Electrical Engg with valid NET/GATE score and good knowledge of the following subjects: Analog Electronics, Digital Electronics, Power Electronics, Control Systems and Network Theory. The final semester students may also apply.
ii) M.Tech/M.E. in Electrical Engg with two years research experience and specialization in Power Electronics. The final semester students may also apply.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-06
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/INV/2015/38, DATED 5th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs.18,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title JOINT SUPER-RESOLUTION OF IMAGE AND STRUCTURE USING A PRACTICAL CAMERA (SUC)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Rajiv RanjanSahay, School of Information Technology
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engg./ Electrical Engg./Computer Science Engg./Information Technology
OR B.Tech. in the above three streams with valid NET/GATE score and 2 years of relevant research/industrial experience.
Relevant Experience Candidates should possess good knowledge of Image Processing, Signal Processing, Algorithms and Optimization
Last Date 2015-04-05
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/SUC/2015/39, DATED 5th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs.16,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title DEVELOPMENT OF SENSITIVE DIAGNOSTIC KIT FOR THE DETECTION OF PATHOGENS IN STORED FOOD GRAINS (DKD)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Ananta K. Ghosh, Dept. of Biotechnology
Qualifications & Experience First class M. Sc in life science / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology / Physiology with valid NET/GATE score and some research experience.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-11
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/DKD/2015/40, DATED 12th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior/ Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF: UptoRs. 16,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
SRF: UptoRs. 18,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title FORCE IDENTIFICATION IN EXISTING STRUCTURES(FOE)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Bayya Radhika, Dept of Civil Engg
Qualifications & Experience JRF : B. Tech / BE with 70% and above in Civil Engg with valid NET/GATE score and have good skill in using numerical software like ANSYS, ABAQUS etc. in addition to computer programming abilities. A preliminary understanding of probabilistic methods and statistics would be helpful.
SRF :M. Tech / ME / MS in Civil Engg with good skill in using numerical software like ANSYS, ABAQUS etc. in addition to computer programming abilities. A preliminary understanding of probabilistic methods and statistics would be helpful.
Candidate with specialization in disciplines other than Civil Engineering may also apply.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-15
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/FOE/2015/41, DATED16thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 18,000/- p.m ( depending upon qualification and experience)
Project Title THERMOCOUPLE TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT AND THERMAL MODELLING OF ELECTRON BEAM WELDING OF MATERIALS OF DAE INTEREST (MWD)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Gour Gopal Roy, Dept of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech. in Metallurgy/Chemical/Mechanical Engg.with two years research experience and minimum (65% marks), or CGPA 7/10.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-15
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/MWD/2015/17, DATED16thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 17th April, 2015 at 3-30 PM at Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering for the post of Senior Project Officer (SPO)/Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Rs.20,000/- to Rs. 25,000/- p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title INTEGRATED PILOT PROJECT ON FOOD GRAIN PRODUCTION AND POST-HARVEST PROCESSING AND STORAGE AT FARM LEVEL (GPL)
Coordinator / PI Dr. P. B. S. Bhadoria, Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech in Agricultural Systems and Management OR M. Sc (Ag) with two years research experience in Agronomy / Soil Science. Candidates with valid GATE/NET score will be preferred.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-17
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/GPL/2015/42 DATED 17th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (not for female & SRF candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow (JRF) / Senior Research Fellow (SRF) / Research Associate (RA)/
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF : Upto Rs.16,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification & experience)
SRF :Upto Rs.18,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification & experience)
RA :Upto Rs.22,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title CRYPTOGRAPHIC SUPPORT FOR DIGITAL RIGHTS MANAGEMENT (SDR)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Sourav Mukhopadhyay, Dept. of Mathematics
Qualifications & Experience JRF :M.Sc. in Mathematics/Statistics with NET/GATE qualified with strong interests in algorithms.
SRF :JRF with 2 years experience/M.tech. Preferred candidates are expected to be proficient in C/C++ language, should have preliminary background in cryptology, and able to conduct independent research.
RA :PhD in the area of cryptography/Network Security/Algorithms.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-05
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/SDR/2015/45, DATED 18th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF : Upto*Rs. 16,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience) * may be enhanced as per DST norms
Project Title AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE PROPERTIES OF FEMTOSECOND PULSES NEAR SELF-FOCUSING THRESHOLD IN YETTRIUM VENEDATE (YV04) CRYTAL (PPY)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Maruthi Manoj Brundavanam, Dept of Physics
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. in Physics / M. Tech. in Physics/ Optoelectronics/ Applied optics with experience in experimental optics. The candidate must have a recent/valid NET/GATE score.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-17
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/PPY/2015/47, DATED18thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF : Upto*Rs. 16,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience) * may be enhanced as per DST norms
Project Title SPIRAL PHASE CONTRAST IMAGING WITH HIGHER AND FRACTIONAL ORDER SPIRAL PHASE FILTERS (CFO)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Maruthi Manoj Brundavanam, Dept of Physics.
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. in Physics / M. Tech. in Physics/ Optoelectronics/ Applied optics with experience in experimental optics. The candidate must have a recent/valid NET/GATE score.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-17
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/CFO/2015/46, DATED18thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Project Assistant
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 10,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification and experience)
Project Title PRIMARY SURVEY AND ANALYSIS OF STATE BUILT HERITAGE OF INDIA (MEDINIPUR & BANKURA) (BHIM)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Sanghamitra Basu, Department of Architecture and Regional Planning
Qualifications & Experience Essential criteria: B.Arch or equivalent
Preferable :M. Arch or MCP
Proficiency in AutoCAD; Adobe Photoshop or Corel Draw; MS Office
Working knowledge of Bengali and fluency in English.
Experience in documentation and inventory of heritage structures, organising primary survey for state of built heritage, measured drawing.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-06
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/BHIM/2015/48, DATED20th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 6thApril, 2015 at 5-00P.M at Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering for the post of
1. Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
2. Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
3. Programmer(Prog)
Number of vacancies 1.JRF - 3
2.SRF - 7
3.Prog - 4
Consolidated Compensation 1.JRF : Upto Rs. 25,000/- (depending upon qualification & experience) 2.SRF : Upto Rs. 28,000/- (depending upon qualification & experience) 3. Prog : Upto Rs. 30,000/- (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title E-BUSINESS CENTER OF EXCELLENCE (ECO)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Mamata Jenamani, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Qualifications & Experience JRF: BTech / Equivalent degree in Industrial Engineering / Production engineering/ Mechanical / IT / CSE / ECE (Age: Below 25 years) with Valid GATE/NET Score.
SRF: MTech / Equivalent degree in Industrial Engineering / Production engineering/ Mechanical / IT / CSE / ECEE (Age: Below 30 years), must be two years research experience.
Programmer: BTech/ MTech / Equivalent degree in Industrial Engineering / Production engineering/ Mechanical / IT / CSE / ECE (Age: Below 25 years) programmers with good Academic Recordwith some experience in software development programming and GATE Score may be permitted to do MS or PhD based on the preceding degree.
Relevant Experience Desirable or SRF/JRF/Programmer:
Minimum 70% (7.5 CGPA) marks in all the degrees starting from Class X, Exposure to Statistical and optimization software such as Matlab, Ciplex, R, SAS, SPSS. Knowledge of Web based programming
Last Date 2015-04-06
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ECO/2015/50 DATED 23rdMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (not for JRF/SRF and female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Project Officer (JPO)
Number of vacancies 3
Consolidated Compensation Rs.28,000 - 32,000/-
Project Title ALL INDIA COORDINATED RESEARCH PROJECT ON POST HARVEST TECHNOLOGY (AICRP ON PHT) (PROJECT CODE HPT)
Coordinator / PI Prof. Ashis Kumar Datta, Dept. of Agrl. & Food Engg
Qualifications & Experience B.Tech. / B.E. in Agril. Engg. / Mechanical / Chemical Engg. with 2 yrs experience
OR
M.Tech. in Agricultural Process Engineering/Dairy and Food Engineering/Post Harvest Engineering. Knowledge of Design, Development and Testing of Processing Machinery is essential.
The qualifications and experience prescribed are the minimum and mere possession of the same does not entitle a candidate to be called for the interview.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-22
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/HPT/ 2015/49, DATED 23rdMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 25,000/-p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title GENETIC ENGINEERING OF ALGAE FOR ENHANCED OIL PRODUCTION (ICB2)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Mrinal K. Maiti, Dept. of Biotechnology
Qualifications & Experience Throughout First Class- M.Sc/B.Tech/M.Tech. in Agriculture/Biochemistry/Botany /Biotechnology/ Environmental Science/Genetics/Microbiology/ Molecular Biology.
M.Sc./B.Tech candidates must have valid NET / GATE score. Candidates having practical knowledge on handling algal culture and Molecular Biology techniques will get preference.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-25
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ICB2/2015/52, DATED26thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 6thApril, 2015 at 10-30 AM at Department of Computer Science and Engineering for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF :Upto *Rs. 16,000/- p.m (depending upon qualification & experience)
* the amount is likely to be increased
Project Title DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT IN COASTAL AREAS OF WEST BENGAL (SMW)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Pabitra Mitra, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Qualifications & Experience BTech in Computer Science with valid GATE/NET score.
Relevant Experience Experience in programming and system development.
Last Date 2015-04-06
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/SMW/2015/53 DATED 27thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 10thApril, 2015 at 3-00 P.M at Department of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering for the post of Research Engineer (RE)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 25,000/- p.m (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM AND SELF LEARNING TOOL FOR RADIOLOGISTS FOR LUNG CT USING CONTENT BASED IMAGE RETRIEVAL (DOL)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Sudipta Mukhopadhyay, Dept. of Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering
Qualifications & Experience BE/B.Tech. and ME/M. Tech. in ECE/EE/CS. Candidates with strong background in Image Processing are encouraged toapply. Experience (of 2 years or more) in Image Processing and Image Understanding is desired. Programming experience for simulation is required for this post. Selected candidate is expected to join in PhD programme or carry out equivalent quality of research.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-10
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/DOL/2015/55 DATED 30thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (not for femalecandidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 7thApril, 2015 at 3-30 PM at Department of Electrical Engineering for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF : Upto *Rs. 16,000/- p.m (depending upon qualification & experience)
* the amount is likely to be increased
Project Title INTEGRATED APPLICATION OF MULTIMODAL OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY AND MULTISPECTRAL IMAGING FOR SPATIO-FUNCTIONAL CHARACTERIZATION OF SKIN TOWARDS IN VIVO HISTOLOGY (CTT)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Debdoot Sheet, Department of Electrical Engineering
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech /B. Tech in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering with valid GATE/NET score. Prior experience with Digital Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, Medical Image Computing.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-07
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/CTT/2015/54 DATED 30thMarch, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs.16,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title ON SOME PROBLEMS OF CONCAVE AND MEROMORPHICALLY STAR-LIKE UNIVALENT FUNCTIONS (CSF)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Bappaditya Bhowmik, Department of Mathematics
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. / MS in Mathematics with valid NET/GATE score and First Class throughout the academic career. Project must be broadly on Complex Analysis.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-04-29
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/CSF/2015/56, DATED 30th March, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

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