Prof. Bankey Behari Agrawal

Prof. B B Agrawal
Visiting Faculty
Ph.D. - IIT Kharagpur [1996]
Ph: +91-6115-233-966
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Research Areas : Process Metallurgy, Iron & Steelmaking, Pellet making, Alternate/ Emerging technologies in iron & Steelmaking, Non-ferrous metallurgy, Powder Metallurgy.
Other Interests : Interaction with students for career counselling; organizing seminars; Table Tennis, cricket, Reading, music-listening etc.
Courses taught at IITP :
  • MM203: (Introduction Mineral Processing & Raw materials)
  • MM303: (Iron & Steelmaking)
Professional Experience :
  • Presently at MME/ IIT Patna since June’22
  • 2 years as Visiting Professor at MSE/ IIT Kanpur
  • 38 years at Industrial R&D at SAIL.
Awards & Honours :
  • Awards at organizational levels at SAIL, Exemplary teaching award at IIT Kanpur.
Member of Professional bodies :
Life member of following Forums:
  • The Indian Institute of Metals [IIM]
  • Computer Society of India [CSI]
  • Institute of Engineers (India)
  • Have been the Secretary of IIM-Ranchi Chapter for two years during 2001-2003.
Books :
  • "A Journey towards Excellence": A Coffee Book on RDCIS, SAIL, Ranchi (year 2016)
  • "Processes, Technologies and Products of SAIL Plants", R&D Centre for Iron & Steel, SAIL, Ranchi (year 2010)
  • "Steel Plant Technologies: An Overview", R&D Centre for Iron & Steel, SAIL, Ranchi (year 2004 and 2008)
Publications :
  • 20 publications in National and International journals.
Presentations :
  • 30 Presentations in National and International journals.