By profession, Mr. Ashim Kumar Chakraborty is an Engineer. During his professional career, he has served in many private companies in India and abroad, out of which, he has served for a few years in renowned Aluminium Extrusion Companies in India and abroad. He has written this HANDBOOK ON ALUMINIUM EXTRUSION PROCESS (FOR SHOP-FLOOR ENGINEERS AND SUPERVISORS) to share his knowledge & experience with Shop-floor Engineers and Supervisors.
Apart from academic & technical interests, he has a devotion to literature. He has written a few novels in Bengali and English language.
Names of his other books are written below:
‘Upalabdhi’ (Written in Bengali) – Publisher- Ananda Prakashan, Kolkata
‘Unmesh’ (Written in Bengali) – Publisher- Ananda Prakashan, Kolkata
‘Uttran’ (Written in Bengali) – Publisher- 24by7 Publishing, Kolkata
‘Ujane’ (Written in Bengali) – Publisher- 24by7 Publishing, Kolkata
‘Khuje Pelam Tare’ (Written in Bengali) – Publisher- 24by7 Publishing, Kolkata
‘THE RISE’ (Written in English) – Publisher- 24by7 Publishing, Kolkata
In this book, the author has tried to cover, in short, most of the plant-oriented activities of the Aluminium Extrusion Process. In the first two chapters, he has highlighted the basic knowledge of Aluminium metal, the origin of Aluminium, the Aluminium extraction process, the type of alloys, physical & chemical properties of Aluminium. The author has also highlighted the plant-oriented activities in the Foundry, Casting, Homogenizing, and Extrusion process. He has mentioned the aspects of Quality Control and Inspection, Die Design, Die Production, and Maintenance activities. He has also indicated the necessity of Cost control measures, Training, and Project activities.
Needless to mention, the Shop-floor Engineers and Supervisors can gather sufficient knowledge on the Aluminium Extrusion Process from this book, which would definitely help them to perform their duties and responsibilities in better ways by which the concerned individuals and the Company as a whole would benefit.