Dr. Prashant C. Jikar

NAME : Dr. Prashant C. Jikar
DESIGNATION : Assistant Professor
QUALIFICATION : PhD (Metallurgy and Material Science Engineering), ME (CAD/CAM), BE (Mechanical Engineering)


Dr. Prashant Jikar is an Assistant Professor working in the School of Mechanical and Civil Engineering Department. He completed his PhD from Govt. College of Engineering Pune (COEP), India, 2022. His research work focused in Metallurgy and Material Science domain. He worked in Industrial research and development also worked as academician.

FORE FRONT AREA OF RESEARCH : Metallurgy and Material Science, Simulation and Modelling, Machine Learning
EMAIL ID : prashant.jikar@mitaoe.ac.in
CONTACT NO : 020-30253500 Ext.
EXPERIENCE : Experience (in years) Teaching: 4, Industry and Research: 4 Years

  • Recipient of TEQIP (Technical Education and Quality Improvement Program) Research Fellowship for Year- 2018-2021


  • Member of Indian Institute of Metal (IIM)
  • Life member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE)
  • Member of Society of Automotive Engineering (SAE)


  • Influence of process parameter for enhancing solid-gas reaction in rotary kiln furnace


  • P.C. Jikar, N.B.Dhokey, Influence of Process Parameters on Counter current Reactor Reduction of Oxidized Mill Scale Waste and Its Co-relationship with Mathematical Model. Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy 6, Springer Nature publication 622–630 (2020) https://doi.org/10.1007/s40831-020-00297-0
  • P.C. Jikar, N.B. Dhokey, Overview on production of reduced iron powder from mill scale waste, (2021) Journal of Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier publication, Volume 44, Part 6, Pages 4324-4329 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.10.552.
  • P.C. Jikar, R. Sabban, C. Tadwalkar, N.B. Dhokey, Modelling of oxidation phenomenon of mill-scale and analysis of influencing parameters, (2021), Journal of Materials Today: Proceedings, Elsevier publication, Volume 44, Part 6, Pages 4013-4019, ISSN 2214-7853 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.10.212
  • P.C.Jikar, N.B.Dhokey, S.S. Shinde “Numerical Modeling Simulation and Experimental Study of Dynamic Particle Bed Counter Current Reactor and Its Effect on Solid–Gas Reduction Reaction”, Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, Springer Nature, Pages 139-152(2022) https://doi.org/10.1007/s42461-021-00516-6
  • P.C.Jikar, N.B.Dhokey, S.S. Shinde “Analysis of Solid-Gas Interaction in bulk powder flow in Counter Current Reactor using DEM”, Journal of Materials Today (Elsevier Publisher) (2021) , https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2022.05.176