Professor Jagadis Chandra Misra

Adjunct Professor, Indian Institute Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur, West Bengal, India

Areas of Interest:

Applied Mathematics, Bio-engineering, Structural Engineering.


Modelling and Simulation, Elasticity and Visco-elasticity, Thermal Stresses, Physiological Fluid Dynamics, Bio-informatics and Bio-mechanics.

Consultancy Areas:



Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Private Agencies

Major Professional Contributions:

Professor Misra is a distinguished academician and a scientist with wide ranging research interests in different areas of structural engineering and bio-engineering. Many of his research publications have found significant applications in different industries. Some of his predictions in modeling and simulation and physiological fluid dynamics are considered as important landmarks in biomedical engineering research. Apart from engineering sciences, he has considerably engaged in the field of medicine and physiology. He has been a Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and a guest scientist in several universities of Germany, USA, Canada, Hong Kong and Malaysia. He has published 12 advanced level books and around 200 research papers in coveted international journals. He is a former professor and Head of the Department of Mathematics and Head (actg.) of the School of Medical Science and Technology, IIT Kharagpur.

Professional Experience:

  • Professor and Head, Department of Mathematics, IIT Kharagpur
  • Head (actg.), School of Medical Science and Technology, IIT Kharagpur
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor, SOA University, Bhubaneswar.


Bio-engineering, Thermal Stresses, Physiological Fluid Dynamics, Bio-mechanics, Bio-medical Mathematics, Bio-informatics.


Contact Information


QRS. No.: B-74, IIT Campus, Kharagpur, West Bengal, India, Pin - 721302. Ph. No.: +91-8373843896 (M), +91-3222-282339 (Res.)

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  • B.Sc. (Hons.), Calcutta University, West Bengal, India (1964)
  • M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics), Calcutta University, West Bengal, India (1966)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Jadavpur University, West Bengal, India (1971)
  • Doctor of Science (D.Sc.), Calcutta University, West Bengal, India (1984)


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Fellow, National Academy of Sciences India (1987)
  • Fellow, Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (U.K.) (1988)
  • Fellow, Institute of Theoretical Physics, Calcutta (1988)
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Medicine, London (1989)
  • Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering, New Delhi (2000)
  • INAE Outstanding Teachers Award, INAE, New Delhi (2013)
  • EET CRS Best Scientist Award, Bangalore (2014)
  • CEGR Shiksha Gourav Purskar, New Delhi (2014)
  • Ram Mohan Puraskar (2004)
  • Silver Jubilee Research Award, IIT Kharagpur (1984)
  • Rashtriya Gaurav Award, India International Friendship Society (2004)
  • Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, Germany (1975)
  • Indian Science Congress Platinum Jubilee Lecture Award (2005)
  • President of Mathematical Sciences Section, Indian Science Congress (2006)

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To : Section X: Interdisciplinary Engineering and Special Fields

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2000

Year of Birth: 1944