Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural and Food Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India


PhD IIT Kharagpur
Joined IIT Kharagpur in 2007

Research Thrust Areas:

Sustainable & precision production agriculture
Climate change adaptation & mitigation
Crop growth & yield simulation


Department of Agricultural and Food Engineering
IIT Kharagpur
Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal, India
Pin : 721302
Phone: +91-09933023760 (c), 03222-283170 (o)
Res : +91 - 3222 - 283171 (IIT Phone)

Some Recent Publications

Comparative assessment of conventional and organic nutrient management on crop growth and yield and soil fertility in tomato-sweet corn production system by Murmu K., Swain D. K., and Ghosh B. C. Australian Journal of Crop Science, 7(11):1617-1626 (2013)

Field experiments and simulation to evaluate rice cultivar adaptation to elevated carbon dioxide and temperature in sub-tropical India by Satapathy S.S., Swain D. K., and Herath S. European Journal of Agronomy, 54:21-33 (2014)

Effect of elevated carbon dioxide and nitrogen management on rice milling qualities by Satapathy S. S., Swain, D. K., Shrivastava, S. L., and Bhadoria, P. B. S. European Food Research Technology, DOI 10.1007/s00217-0 (2014)