Dr Amit Kumar Jain

Research Associate

Amit Kumar Jain joined DIAL in August 2018. His main area of interest is risk-based asset management. In his PhD, Amit worked under the supervision of Dr. B.K. Lad in the area of Prognostics and Health Management from the Discipline of Mechanical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India. Before starting his PhD, he received his Master’s in Maintenance Engineering from National Institute of Technology Bhopal, India in 2013. Prior to this, he graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Sagar Institute of Research and Technology Bhopal in 2011.


Research Area

Improving the accuracy of predicting unexpected failures of engineering systems viz. Aircraft engine, gears, cutting tools, etc. and optimizing the manufacturing process by leveraging sensor based data streams and advanced data analytics.


Research Interests

  • Condition Monitoring
  • Sensor-Based Prognostics and Health Management
  • Integrated Operations Planning
  • Data-Driven Decision Making

Professional Affiliations:

Member, Prognostics and Health Management Society, USA

Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Member, Institute for Manufacturing

Member, Distributed Information and Automation Laboratory


Recent Publications:

Jain, A.K., Lad, B.K., Dynamic Optimization of Process Quality Control and Maintenance Planning, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, no.99, pp.1-16, doi: 10.1109/TR.2017.26847092016, 2017.

Jain, A.K., Lad, B.K., A novel integrated tool condition monitoring system based on support vector machine, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Springer, doi: 10.1007/s10845-017-1334-2, 2017.

Jain, A.K., Lad, B.K., Data driven models for prognostics of high speed milling cutters, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 3-11, 2016.

Jain, A.K., Lad, B.K., Quality control based tool condition monitoring, In Annual Conference of the Prognostics and Health Management Society (PHM), Vol. 6, Coronado, California, USA. October 18th-24th, 2015.

Jain, A.K., Lad, B.K., Predicting remaining useful life of high speed milling cutters based on artificial neural network, In International Conference on Robotics, Automation, Control and Embedded System, IEEE, Chennai, India, pp. 1-5, 2015.

Jain, A.K., Kundu, P., Lad, B.K., Prediction of remaining useful life of an aircraft engine under unknown initial wear, In 5th International and 26th All India Manufacturing Technology, Design, and Research Conference, IIT Guwahati, India, 2014.

Contact Details

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