Dr. Mostaid Ahmed

Dr. Mostaid Ahmed has received his PhD in Applied Mathematics from IIT (ISM) Dhanbad in 2018 after obtaining M.Sc (Mathematics & Computing) from Indian School of Mines Dhanbad in 2012. His research interests are focused on several topics in Solid Mechanics, Elastic Wave Propagation, Thermoelasticity and Geo-Earth Modeling. He has published 11 research articles in SCI international journals and has presented 3 articles in international conferences. He serves as a reviewer of various international journals.

He is currently in the process of developing research program involving characterization of the virulence genes of marine non cholera pathogenic Vibrios.

Dr. Sarkar currently actively engaged in teaching and mentoring students of integrated M.Sc course of Biotechnology at The Neotia University. Additionally, he also leads the academic activities and looks after the administrative affairs of this new discipline.


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Research expertise

Solid Mechanics, Elastic Wave Propagation, Geomechanics, Mathematical Modeling

Research Publications:

⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., Misra, J.C., (2019) Effects of periodic corrugated boundary surfaces on plane SH-waves in fiber-reinforced medium over a semi-infinite micropolar solid under the action of magnetic field, Mechanics Research Communications, 95, 35-44.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., Verma, A.K., (2018) Analysis of Rayleigh waves in micropolar thermoelastic solid over a dual-phase-lag semi-infinite thermoelastic substrate under interfacial imperfections, International Journal of Geomechanics (ASCE), (Accepted).
⦁ Gupta, S., Pramanik, A., Ahmed, M., (2018) Impact of pre-stress, inhomogeneity and porosity on the propagation of Love wave, Acta Geophysica, 66(5), 855-866.
⦁ Gupta, S., Bhengra, N., Ahmed, M. (2018) The study of reflection/transmission phenomena in a corrugated interface between two magnetoelastic transversely isotropic media, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 11(17). 526.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M. (2017) On Propagation of Love waves in dry sandy medium sandwiched between fiber-reinforced layer and prestressed porous half-space, Earthquakes and Structures, An International Journal, 12(6), 619-628.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., Pramanik, A. (2017) Shear waves in elastic medium with void pores welded between vertically inhomogeneous and anisotropic magnetoelastic semi-infinite media. Acta Geophysica, 65(1), 139-149.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M. (2017) Influence of prestress and periodic corrugated boundary surfaces on Rayleigh waves in an orthotropic medium over a transversely isotropic dissipative semi-infinite substrate, The European Physical Journal Plus, 132(1).
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M. (2016) Shear waves in an inhomogeneous viscoelastic layer resting over a prestressed orthotropic substrate, International Journal of Geomechanics (American Society of Civil Engineers), 17(6), 04016145.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., Manna, S., Pramanik, A. (2016) Influence of initial stress and inhomogeneity on propagation of torsional type surface wave in crustal layer, International Journal of Geomechanics (American Society of Civil Engineers), 16(4), 06015012-1-8.
⦁ Gupta, S., Pramanik A., Ahmed, M., Verma, A.K. (2016) Love wave propagation in prestressed piezoelectric layered structure, International Journal of Applied Mechanics (World Scientific), 8(4), 1650045.
⦁ Gupta, S., Kundu, S., Pati, P., Ahmed, M. (2017) Torsional waves in fluid saturated porous layer clamped between two anisotropic media, Geomechanics and Engineering, An International Journal, 15(1), 645-657.

Papers presented in International Conferences:

⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., On Rayleigh waves in self-reinforced layer embedded over an incompressible half-space with varying rigidity and density, 11th International Symposium on Plasticity and Impact Mechanics (IMPLAST-2016), December 11-14, 2016, IIT Delhi.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., Manna, S., Analysis of G-type seismic waves in dry sandy layer overlying an inhomogeneous half-space, 12th International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP-2015), December 14-17, 2015, IIT Guwahati.
⦁ Gupta, S., Ahmed, M., Influence of gravity on propagation of Love waves in an orthotropic granular layer overlying an inhomogeneous elastic half-space, 6th International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanics (ICTACEM-2014), Dec 29-31, 2014, IIT Kharagpur.

Research Grants: NIL

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