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Pronob Das

প্রনব দাস

Assistant Professor

  •  Phone:   880-1751888324
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Pronob Das was born in Chandpur, Bangladesh. He received his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Mechanical Engineering (ME) from Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET), Rajshahi-6204, Bangladesh, in 2017. Mr. Pronob received the "Student of the year" award from the Mechanical department at RUET in 2016 for his outstanding academic performance. From 16 February 2019 to 26 July 2022, he was a lecturer in the ME department at RUET, Bangladesh. He is now working as an assistant professor in the Department of ME, RUET from 27th July 2022. He has some remarkable publications in his research areas.

Currently, Pronob is pursuing his MASc. degree from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Victoria, Canada. His research area focuses on the modeling of gas networks, optimization techniques, hybrid energy system sizing, and energy-exergy analysis.

Pronob enjoys cycling, fishing, traveling, and outdoor activities like cricket, football (soccer), etc. in his spare time.

Field of Research
  •  Gas Transmission Network Modeling
  •  Hybrid energy optimization
  •  Renewable energy and Energy management
  •  MATLAB Simulation
  •  Heat and Mass Transfer
  •  HVAC
  •  Thermodynamics
Google scholar Citation
  •  First Joined: 16th Feb, 2019
  •      Dept. of Mechanical Engineering



Book / Book Chapter
Journal Articles
Conference Papers
SL Authors Title Publisher Details Publication Year Type
1 Mim Mashrur Ahmed, Barun K. Das, Pronob Das, Md Sanowar Hossain, Md Golam Kibria Energy management and sizing of a stand-alone hybrid renewable energy system for community electricity, fresh water, and cooking gas demands of a remote island Energy Conversion and Management (IF: 10.4), Elsevier 2024 Journal
2 Md. Sanowar Hossain, Fairuz Wasima, Md. Sharul Islam Khan Shawon, Barun K. Das, Pronob Das, Sanjay Paul Hydrogen from food waste: Energy potential, economic feasibility, and environmental impact for sustainable valorization Energy Report (Elsevier) 2024 Journal
3 Pronob Das, Barun K Das, MS Islam, Mushfiqur Rahman, Rakibul Hassan, Kumar Abir Shuvo Investigation of a reliable and sustainable stand-alone hybrid energy system for freshwater supply: a case study Taylor & Francis 2023 Journal
4 Pronob Das, Barun K. Das, Mushfiqur Rahman, Rakibul Hassan Evaluating the prospect of utilizing excess energy and creating employments from a hybrid energy system meeting electricity and freshwater demands using multi-objective evolutionary algorithms Energy, Elsevier 2022 Journal
5 M.S. Islam, Barun K. Das, Pronob Das, Md. Habibur Rahaman Techno-economic Optimization of a Zero Emission Energy System for a Coastal Community in Newfoundland, Canada Energy, Elsevier 2021 Journal
6 Barun K. Das, Rakibul Hassan, Mohammad Shahed H. K. Tushar, Forhad Zaman, Mahmudul Hasan, Pronob Das Techno-economic and environmental assessment of a hybrid renewable energy system using multi-objective genetic algorithm: A case study for remote Island in Bangladesh Energy Conversion and Management (IF: 10.4), Elsevier 2021 Journal
7 Barun K Das, Mahmudul Hasan, Pronob Das Impact of Storage Technologies, Temporal Resolution, and PV Tracking on Stand-alone Hybrid Renewable Energy for an Australian Remote Area Application Renewable Energy 2021 Journal
8 Khaled Hasan, Sumaiya Binty Yousuf, Mohammad Shahed Hasan Khan Tushar, Barun K. Das, Pronob Das, Md. Saiful Islam Effects of different environmental and operational factors on the PV performance: A comprehensive review Energy Science & Engineering, Wiley 2021 Journal
9 Barun K.Das, Majed A.Alotaibi, Pronob Das, M.S. Islam, Sajal K. Das, Md Alamgir Hossain Feasibility and techno-economic analysis of stand-alone and grid-connected PV/Wind/Diesel/Batt hybrid energy system: A case study Energy Strategy Reviews, Elsevier 2021 Journal
10 Pronob Das, Barun K. Das, Sabri Md.Safir, Tarak Hossain, Mahin Ashad, Md. Saiful Islam Optimum Design of a Grid Connected PV/Battery Hybrid System for Commercial Load in Bangladesh: Effects of PV, Battery, and Dispatch Strategies International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering 2020 19-21 December, 2020, Khulna, BANGLADESH 2020 Conference
11 Pronob Das, Barun K. Das, Nirendra N. Mustafi, Md. Takmil Sakir A Review on Pump‐hydro Storage for Renewable and Hybrid Energy Systems Applications Energy Storage, Wiley Online Library 2020 Journal
12 Masud, M. H., Ananno, A. A., Arefin, A. M., Ahamed, R., Das, P. Perspective of biomass energy conversion in Bangladesh Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 21(4), 719-731. 2019 Journal
13 Asma-Ul-Husna, Afsana Hossain Dristy, Farhana Afrin Lam, Ashraf Siddiquee, Pronob das Energy Harvesting by Using Piezoelectric Material into the Key of a Prototype Keyboard ICMIME 2019, December, 2019, RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. 2019 Conference
14 Pronob Das, Ashik Ali, Sourav Mahmud, M.S. Akhter Performance Analysis of a Box type Solar Cooker ICMIME 2019, December, 2019, RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. 2019 Conference
15 Pronob Das, Shahalam Rahman, Sourav Ghosh, M.S. Akhter Diesel Exhaust Particulate Matter Emission Reduction by Electrostatic Precipitation Method ICMIME 2019, December, 2019, RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. 2019 Conference
16 Hoque, M. E., F. Rashid, S. S. Aziz, M. N. Rahman, and Pronob Das. Process analysis and gasification of rice husk by using downdraft fixed bed gasifier AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 2121, no. 1, p. 130005 2019 Conference
17 Das, P., Islam, M. S., & Huda, N. Feasibility analysis of municipal solid waste (MSW) for energy production in Rajshahi City Corporation AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 2121, No. 1, p. 120004) 2019 Conference
18 Md. Saiful Islam, Md. Bakhtier Khilji, Pronob Das Agricultural Scenario and Solar Irrigation System of Bangladesh ICMIEE 2018, December, 2018, KUET, Khulna, Bangladesh. 2018 Conference
19 Das, P., Haque, Z., & Akhter, M. S. Assessment of Sound Level at Different Locations of Rajshahi City ICMIME 2017, 28-30 December, 2017, RUET, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. 2017 Conference
  •  Student of the year (Outstanding Academic Performance) of 2016 in Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, RUET.
  •  Graduate Scholarship, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Victoria, BC, Canada
  •  Bangladesh Government Scholarship in Technical grade for HSC result.
  •  • Member, Teachers Association, RUET.
Phd Students
IdNameThesis workCurrent Position
Masters Students
IdNameThesis workCurrent Position
Undergraduate Students
IdNameThesis workCurrent Position
1602052Md. Tarak HossainImprovement of the production of fresh water with solar still including fin, PCM, nano-particle, reflector, absorber, etc.Student
1602058Md. Mahin AshadImprovement of the production of fresh water with solar still including fin, PCM, nano-particle, reflector, absorber, etc.Student
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