Dr. Soumen Mandal
Principal Scientist
Dr. Soumen Mandal
Principal Scientist


Journals- (*Corresponding Author)

  1. D. Roy, S. Biswas, S. Halder, N. Chanda, S. Mandal*, Efficient Point-of-Care Detection of Uric Acid in the Human Blood Sample with an Enhanced Electrocatalytic Response Using Nanocomposites of Cobalt and Mixed-Valent Molybdenum Sulfide, ACS Applied Biomaterials, ACS, DOI: 10.1021/acsabm.2c00403. Download PDF Impact Factor-4.7
  2. D. Dutta, D. Natta, S. Mandal*, N. Ghosh, MOOnitor: An IoT based multi-sensory intelligent device for cattle activity monitoringSensors and Actuators A-Physical, Elsevier, 333, 2022, Article ID: 113271,  DOI: 10.1016/j.sna.2021.113271Download PDF Impact Factor-3.407
  3. D. Dutta, S. Aruchamy, S. Mandal, S. Sen*, Poststroke Grasp Ability Assessment using an Intelligent Data Glove based on Action Research Arm Test: Development, Algorithms, and ExperimentsIEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, IEEE, In press. DOI: 10.1109/TBME.2021.3110432. Download PDF Impact Factor-4.538
  4. D. Roy, P. Singh, S. Halder, N. Chanda, S. Mandal*, 3-D printed electrode integrated sensing chip and a PoC device for enzyme free electrochemical detection of blood urea, Bioelectrochemistry, Elsevier, 142, 2021, 107893. DOI: 10.1016/j.bioelechem.2021.107893. Download PDF Impact Factor-5.373
  5. P. Singh, S. Mandal*, D. Roy, N. Chanda, Facile Detection of Blood Creatinine Using Binary Copper–Iron Oxide and rGO-Based Nanocomposite on 3D Printed Ag-Electrode under POC SettingsACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, ACS, 2021. DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.1c00484. Download PDF Impact Factor-4.749
  6. N. Priyadarshini, S. Mandal*, S. Ganesan, S. Halder, D. Roy, N. Chanda, Printed oxygen gas sensor using Copper-DTDTPA solid electrolyte, Analyst, RSC, 2021. DOI: 10.1039/D0AN02391D. Download PDF Impact Factor-4.616
  7. R. Seema, S. Mandal*, P. Singh, S. Paul, N. Chanda, Fiber Bragg grating sensors for in-situ temperature measurement on bending a flexible planar supercapacitorSensors and Actuators A: Physical, Elsevier, 314, Article ID: 112266, 2020. DOI: 10.1016/j.sna.2020.112266. Download PDF Impact Factor- 3.407
  8. S. Mandal*, S. Paul, S. Mukhopadhyay, R.K. Arun, D. Dutta, N. Chanda, Gold nanoparticle embedded micro channel array for enhanced power generation, Lab on a Chip, RSC, 20, 2020, 2717-23. DOI: 10.1039/D0LC00552E. Download PDF Impact Factor-6.799
  9. R. Seth, S. Halder, K. Chatterjee, S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, Magnetically levitated X-Y plane actuator for micro manufacturingJournal of Micromanufacturing, SAGE , 3(1), 2020, 13-19. Download PDF
  10. S. Paul, S. Mukhopadhyay, S. Mandal*, P. Agarwal, N. Chanda, Fabrication of durable haemophobic surfaces on cast acrylic sheets using UV laser micromachining, IET Micro and Nano Letters , IET, 14(11), 2019, 1175-1177. Download PDF Impact Factor-0.975
  11. S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, Investigations on size-effect dependent strain and temperature in micro turning near to the cutting edge, Journal of Micromanufacturing , SAGE, 2(1), 2019, 25-34. Download PDF
  12. P. B. Agarwal, B. Alam, D. Sharma, S. Sharma, S. Mandal, A. Agarwal*, Flexible NO2 gas sensor based on single-walled carbon nanotubes on polytetrafluoroethylene substrates, Flexible and Printed Electronics , IOP Science, 3, Article ID: 035001, 2018. DOI: 10.1088/2058-8585/aacc8f. Download PDF Impact Factor-3.588
  13. P. Nath, N. Priyadarshni, S. Mandal, P. Singh, R.K. Arun, N. Chanda*, Gold Nanostructure in Sensor Technology: Detection and Estimation of Chemical Pollutants, Environmental, Chemical and Medical Sensors. Energy, Environment, and Sustainability. , Springer, Singapore, DOI: 10.1007/978-981-10-7751-7_3, 2018. Download PDF
  14. S. Mandal*, R. Vinod Kumar, Nagahanumaiah, Silver and molybdenum disulfide nanoparticles synthesized in situ in dimethylformamide as dielectric for micro-electro discharge machining, Journal of Engineering Manufacture , SAGE, 233 (5), 2019, 1594-99. DOI: 10.1177/0954405417733019. Download PDF Impact Factor-2.61
  15. S. Mandal*, A. Pal, Nagahanumaiah, Time varying process model for intelligent prediction of strain and temperature in micro turning process, Journal of Engineering Manufacture , SAGE, 233(5), 2019, 1626-34. DOI: 10.1177/0954405417708223. Download PDF Impact Factor-2.61
  16. D. Dutta*, S. Modak, A. Kumar, J. Roychowdhury, S. Mandal, Bayesian Network Aided Grasp and Grip Efficiency Estimation using a Smart Data Glove for Post-stroke Diagnosis, Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering, Elsevier, 37, 2017, 44-58. Download PDF Impact Factor-4.314
  17. P. Singh, P. Nath, R.K. Arun, S. Mandal, N. Chanda*, Novel synthesis of mixed Cu/CuO-reduced graphene oxide nanocomposite with enhanced peroxidase-like catalytic activity for easy detection of glutathione in solution and using paper strip , RSC Advances, 6, 2016, 92729-38. Download PDF Impact Factor-3.361
  18. S. Mandal*, V.K. Sharma, A. Pal, Nagahanumaiah, Tool strain–based wear estimation in micro turning using Bayesian networks, Journal of engineering manufacture, SAGE, 230(10), 2016, 1952-60. Download PDF Impact Factor-2.61
  19. R. Vinodkumar, A. Pal, S. Saha, S. Mandal*, A stepper-piezo based co-actuation paradigm  for tool positioning in parallel spark micro-EDM, Journal of engineering manufacture, SAGE, 230(11), 2016, 2136-39. Download PDF Impact Factor-2.61
  20. S. Mandal*, A. Pal, R.K. Arun, N. Chanda, Gold nanoparticle embedded paper with mechanically exfoliated graphite as supercapacitor electrodes, Journal of electroanalytical chemistry, Elsevier, 755, 2015, 22-26. Download PDF Impact Factor-4.464
  21. S. Mandal*, S. Roy, K. Chatterjee, S. Halder, Vijay, Nagahanumaiah, Fiber Bragg grating sensor for cutting speed optimisation and burr reduction in micro-nano scratching, Procedia Technology, Elsevier, 19, 2015, 327-332. Download PDF
  22. S. Roy, S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, Tool-workpiece contact detection in micro-milling using wireless aided accelerometer sensor, Journal of engineering manufacture, SAGE, 230(1), 2016, 182-187. Download PDF Impact Factor-2.61
  23. S. Roy, S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, MEMS accelerometer: From engineering to medicine, IEEE Potentials, IEEE, 35(2), 2015, 30-33. Download PDF
  24. S. Mandal*, R.K. Arun, N. Chanda, Nagahanumaiah, S. Das, P.B. Agarwal, J. Akhtar, P. Mishra, Silver nanoparticles in comparison with ionic liquid and rGO as gate dopants for paper pencil based field effect transistorsJournal of electronic materials, Springer, 44(1), 2015, 6-12. Download PDF Impact Factor-1.774
  25. S. Mandal*, A. Kumar, K. Chatterjee, A. Kumar, Nagahanumaiah, Feasibility study on the use of 2-dimensional penalized splines for smooth curve generation in precision machining, Journal of control automation and electrical systems, Springer, 25(5), 2014, 576-584. Download PDF
  26. S. Mandal*, Applicability of Tool Condition Monitoring Methods Used for Conventional Milling in Micromilling: A Comparative Review, Journal of Industrial Engineering, Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 837390, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/837390 Download PDF
  27. S. Mandal*, Superlens based nano scale imagingIEEE Potentials, IEEE, 33(2), 2014, 17-20. Download PDF
  28. S. Mandal*, S.K. Singh, S. Mandal, A. Kumar, Nagahanumaiah, Residual jerk reduction in precision positioning stages using sliding micro step based switchingJournal of control, automation and electrical systems, Springer, 25(3), 2014, 311-318. Download PDF
  29. S.K. Singh, S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, Motion and force analysis in pantograph mechanism for micro-nano patterningProcedia Engineering, Elsevier, 64, 2013, 1445-453. Download PDF
  30. S. Mandal*, Suitability assessment of ethylene vinyl-acetate as a material for dynamic photoelastic coatingA-Z of materials journal, DOI: 10.2240/ azojomo0321, 2012. Download PDF
  31. S. Mandal*, A. Kumar, Nagahanumaiah, Dynamic shear stress evaluation on micro-turning tool using photoelasticityAdvanced Materials Research journal, 569, 2012, 376-379. Download PDF
  32. S.K. Singh, A. Chebolu, S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, Development of a pantograph based micro machine for nano scratchingProduction Engineering, Springer, 7 (5), 2013, 517-525. Download PDF
  33. S. Mandal*, V. Mishra, U. Tiwari, Nagahahanumaih, R.G.V. Sarepaka, Fiber Bragg grating sensor for temperature measurement in micro turning of optical surfaces with high surface integrityInternational Journal of Optomechatronics, Taylor and Francis, 7(4), 2014, 244-252. Download PDF Impact Factor-0.882
  34. S. Mandal*, Nagahanumaiah, Assessment of thermally induced shear stress and its effect on pattern waviness in CO2 laser ablation of birefringent polymersJournal of Process Mechanical Engineering, SAGE, 228(2), 2014, 97-103. Download PDF Impact Factor-1.6
  35. S. Mandal*, A. Kumar, Nagahanumaiah, Assessment of micro turning machine stiffness response and material characteristics by fuzzy rule based pattern matching of cutting force plotsJournal of Manufacturing Systems, Elsevier, 32(1), 2013, 228-237. Download PDF Impact Factor-8.633


  1. Soumen Mandal, Kalyan Chatterjee, Saurav Halder, Anirudh Kumar, Partha Bhattacharya, A single board computer based system and method for micro-nano scale positioning of lasers, Filing No: IN 201911036156, Indian Patent, 09.09.2019 (Date of filing).
  2. Soumen Mandal, Kalyan Chatterjee, Nagahanumaiah, Saurav Halder, Aniruddha Pal, Sucharita Saha, Nisha Burman, Aman Arora, Anirudh Kumar, Four axis controller for multi-process micro-fabrication machine, Filing No: IN 201711012000, Indian Patent, 03.04.2017 (Date of filing).

Technologies developed and licensed to third party-

  1. “Multi-Fab” machine technology which is a micro machining platform was licensed to M/S NHIT Durgapur and Manbhum Pvt. ITI Purulia West Bengal on 20/11/2017.
  2. “Nano-Lase” machine technology which is a micro nano scale laser machining platform was licensed to M/S Nag Enterprise, Birbhum, West Bengal on 17.10.2019.
  3. “Nano-Lase” machine technology which is a micro nano scale laser machining platform was licensed to M/S Tequity Ventures, Mumbai, Maharastra on 05.12.2019.


  1. S. Mandal, S.K. Giri, Comparison of antennas for Radio frequency energy harvesting in 0.2-2.4 GHz range3rd International conference on electronics and computer technology IEEE, 8- 10 April 2011, 93-97. Download PDF
  2. S.K. Giri, S. Mandal, Development of a single stage C-band pulsed power amplifier for RADAR transmitter3rd International conference on electronics and computer technology IEEE, 8- 10 April 2011, 88-92. Download PDF
  3. A. Kumar, J. Choudhary, S. Mandal, Probabilistic duration of power estimation for Nickel-metal-hydride (NiMH) battery under constant load using Kalman filter on chipInternational conference on advances in engineering, science and management IEEE, 30-31 March 2012, 648-653. Download PDF
  4. S. Mandal, Nagahanumaiah, A low cost wavelength sensor using dual layer photodiodeInternational Conference on Advances in Electrical EngineeringIEEE, 9-11 January 2014. Download PDF
  5. S. Paul. S. Mukhopadhyay, S. Mandal, Quantification of tool wear in micro-milling using Fast Fourier transform of accelerometer data, IEEE 3rd International Conference on Electronics, Materials Engineering & Nano-Technology (IEMENTech), Kolkata, India. DOI: 10.1109/IEMENTech48150.2019.8981301. Download PDF
  6. D. Dutta, S. Sen, S. Aruchamy, S. Mandal, Development of a smart glove for affordable diagnosis of stroke-driven upper extremity paresisInternational Conference on Computer, Electrical & Communication Engineering (ICCECE), IEEE, Kolkata, India. 17-18 January 2020. Download PDF


  1. S. Mandal, Nagahanumaiah, Dynamic health monitoring in micro turning: A multi-sensory approachLAP Academic Publishing, GmBH, Germany, ISBN:  978-3-659-28770-1. Download PDF

Awards/ Invited Talks and Chairs at committees-

  1. Young Engineers Award in Mechanical Engineering Discipline from The Institution of Engineers India 2019.
  2. Invited talk on “Paper pencil based field-effect transistors and their applications in gas sensing” at Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala in the International Conference on Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites (ICNM-2014) during 19-21st Dec 2014.
  3. Conference chair in the International Conference on Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites (ICNM-2014) during 19-21st Dec 2014.
  4. Received travel grant under DST- International Travel support scheme (ITS) for presenting paper at “International conference on interdisciplinarity in engineering (Inter-ENG 2014)” at University of Petru Maior, Targu Mures, Romania from 8th to 12th October 2014 (Grant No: SB/ITS-Y/03437/2014-15).
  5. Top 10 ideas in Future Ideas Worldwide Innovation contest for the idea: “Flexible electronic devices using pencil markings on paper: A technology for the future”- 2015
  6. Plenary lecture on “Materials and Manufacturing at micro-nano scale: The interdisciplinary approach” in National Seminar on “Recent tends in material research “on 11th September 2015 at Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT), Darjeeling, West Bengal.
  7. Biography selected for inclusion in “Marquis who’s who” biographical book of records in 2015.
  8. Received Young Scientist Award by “Venus International Foundation” in year 2015.
  9. Invited talk at NSHM Durgapur on “Intelligent manufacturing: Advancements and Challenges” in National Seminar on Recent Trends in computing held on 17th April 2016.
  10. Invited talk at Jadavpur University, Kolkata on “Graphite clay composites and their breakthrough applications” in International Seminar on Recent Trends in composite materials held on 18th August 2016.
  11. Invited talk at NHIT Durgapur on “Flexible Electronics: Roadmap for the future” in National Seminar on Advancements in Electronics and Communication Engineering on 17th September 2018.