Gupta, K

Areas of Interest: 

Vibrations, Mechanical Design, Rotor Dynamics, Composite & Smart Material Applications, Acoustics

  • Ph.D., IIT Delhi
  • M.Tech., IIT Kharagpur
  • B.Tech., IIT Kharagpur
Academic/Industrial Experience
  1. Emeritus Professor, Mech.Engg., IIT Delhi , July 2016-Present
  2. Officiating Director, IIT Delhi , June 2015-January 2016
  3. Dean, Post Graduate Studies & Research, IIT Delhi, September 2009 - June 2012
  4. BHEL chair professor, IIT Delhi, June 2005-June 2008, June 2002-2004
  5. Head , Mech. Engg., IIT Delhi, September 2001-August 2004
  6. Professor, Mechanical engg, IIT Delhi, 1990-Present
  7. Lecturer , University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee), July 1977- June 1980
Selected Publications
  1. Gupta, K., Composite Shaft Rotor Dynamics: An Overview" (Keynote lecture), Proceedings of Xth Intl. Conf. on Vibration Engineering & Technology of Machinery (VETOMAC X), pp. 79-94, 9-11 Sept 2014, The University of Manchester, UK. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-09918-7_6
  2. Gupta, K., Composite rotors and smart material applications for vibration control, (Keynote lecture), Proceedings of 11th Intl. Conf. in Vibrations in Rotating Machinery (VIRM 11), pp.13-36, organized by Institutions of Mechanical Engineers, 13-15 Sept. 2016, University of Manchester, UK.
  3. Nehete, D. V., Modak, S.V. and Gupta, K., Coupled Vibroacoustic Model Updating using Frequency Response Functions, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing (MSSP), Volumes 70-71, March 2016, pp. 308-319, doi: 10.1016/j.ymssp.2015.09.002
  4. Amrita Puri, Subodh V. Modak and Kshitij Gupta, A variable step-size filtered-x least mean square algorithm for continuously varying noise, Noise Control Engineering Journal, 64 (4), July 2016, pp. 469-484. DOI:
  5. Md A Mokhtar, Ashish K Darpe and Kshitij Gupta, Investigations on bending-torsional vibrations of rotor during rotor-stator rub using Lagrange multiplier method, accepted in Journal of Sound and Vibration.