Pankaj Sahlot

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Pandit Deendayal Energy University Gandhinagar, India

Dr. Pankaj Sahlot is Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Department at Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Gandhinagar, India. In PhD, He worked on experimental and numerical study of tool wear during Friction stir welding (FSW) under the guidance of Dr. Amit Arora at IIT Gandhinagar, India. He also visited University of North Texas Denton, USA for six months as a visiting researcher during PhD. His research work related to experimental and numerical study of Friction Stir Welding processes has been published in various reputed journals and conferences. He received award for Academic Excellence from Prof. C. N. R. Rao during M.Tech at IIT Hyderabad, India.


  • Additive manufacturing
  • Experimental and numerical modeling of Non-conventional manufacturing processes
  • Tool Wear
  • Microstructural and mechanical characterization of materials
  • Simulation of heat transfer and fluid flow.


  • PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, 2018

    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India

  • M.Tech in Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering, 2012

    Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India

  • B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, 2010

    Ideal Institute of Technology Ghaziabad, India