Mechanical 
 Engineering 

About the programme

Our Mechanical Engineering programme is designed to give students a 360-degree understanding of design, construction, and the use of machines in automobiles, electric motors, aircraft, and more. The four-year course encourages students to pursue research in a wide variety of areas, such as robotics, computer-integrated manufacturing, automation, fracture mechanics, FEM, and design optimization.

  • Semesters: 8
  • Credits: 175
  • Start date: August 1, 2020
  • Eligibility: PUC or an equivalent with a minimum 45% overall grade and 60% subject-wise grade in physics, chemistry, and mathematics.

Diploma

Students with a diploma degree can enter III semester of the programme.

  • Semesters: 6
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Students must earn 135 credits to qualify for the degree

Here’s how our placement cell increases your opportunities

1 Short-term goals
2 Long-term goals
3 Facilities
1 Short-term goals
  • Promote high-quality mechanical education through innovative learning methodologies pertaining to the discipline
  • Encourage students to participate in a wide range of extracurricular activities
  • Model students into global citizens while giving them a local perspective of the discipline
  • Provide access to industry links for internships and employment opportunities
2 Long-term goals
  • Encourage the spirit of entrepreneurship among students
  • Develop state-of-the-art research facilities to promote innovation in the field
  • Promote startup culture by setting up a full-fledged incubation center
3 Facilities
  • Material Testing Lab
  • Metrology and Measurements Lab
  • Machine Shop
  • Foundry, Forging, and Welding Lab

Vertical Progression

(PROMOTION / ELIGIBILITY TO HIGHER SEMESTERS / CLASSES)

There shall be no restriction for promotion from odd semester to the even semester, provided the student fulfills the attendance requirement.

A. Vertical progression in case of students admitted to the first year:

A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the first academic year and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in the first two semesters of the programme shall be eligible to move to II year

  • A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the second academic year and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in four semesters ( I and II years) shall be eligible to move to III year
  • A student with CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the third academic year, and has earned all the prescribed credits of I year, and has no ‘F’ grade or has not more than four ‘F’ grades in the four semesters of II and III years shall be eligible to move to IV year

B. A student shall also be eligible for the first time, with a warning to move to higher odd semester, if he/she has failed to secure a minimum CGPA = 5.00 at the end of any academic year

C. For the award of degree, a CGPA ≥ 5.00 at the end of the programme shall be mandatory

Faculty

Areas of expertise: I.C Engines, Bio-diesel and Emission Control
Experience: 10 Years Research and 20 Years Teaching
Date of joining: 01/10/2021
Email ID: solaimuthuc.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Best Teacher Award, Paavai Engineering College, Namakkal, TN, 2010.
  • Pedagogy Training Course presented for both Faculty and Students in State Level
  • Best National Service Scheme (NSS) Program Officer Award in Tamil Nadu, 2006.
  • Best Presentation Award in National Conference on I.C Engines held at Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Tumkur, KA, Dec 2004.
  • Best Technical Paper Award in National Conference on I.C Engines held at National Institute of Technology, Calicut, Dec 2011.
  • Above 90% Exam results produced in various subjects such as BTD, ATD, HT and TM etc.,

 

FUNDED PROJECTS

 

  • 6,000.00 has been received from Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology (KSCST), IISc, Bangalore for U.G Students’ project “Operation of Diesel Engine fuelled with bio-diesel and its various blends after incorporating with Exhaust Gas Re-circulation (EGR) Technique, 2021.
  • 8,000.00 has been received from Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology (KSCST), IISc, Bangalore for P.G Student project “Design and Fabrication of Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)”, 2016.
  • CSIR Seminar grants of 30,000.00 (Two-day) National Level Seminar was conducted between 1st and 2nd Feb 2013 at Paavai Engineering College under my project proposal.
  • DRDO, ISTE STTP funding proposals applied. Waiting for a positive

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  • Solaimuthu C, Sreenivas, S., Balakrishnan, N and Kannan, T. K., An experimental investigation of multi-cylinder conventional ci engine using madhuca indica oil as fuel, International Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, 2021, Accepted for Publications (Publisher: Inter-science) (SCOPUS).

 

  • Ravikumar, D. Senthilkumar, C.G. Saravanan, V. Edwin Geo, M. Vikneswaran, J.S. C. Solaimuthu and Femilda Josephin, Study on the effect of 2-butoxyethanol as an additive on the combustion flame, performance and emission characteristics of a spark ignition engine, Fuel, Vol. 285, 119187, 2021, doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.119187. (Publisher: Elsevier), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

  • Solaimuthu C., Ganesan, V., and Sreenivasa T. N., Biodiesel – a sustainable option for Irrigation, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India): Series C, 101, pp. 53-59. 2020, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40032-019-00514-0. (Publisher: Springer), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

  • Ravikumar, V, Senthilkumar, D., and Solaimuthu, C., Evaporation rate and engine performance analysis of coated diesel engine using Raphanus sativus biodiesel and its diesel blends, International Journal of Ambient Energy, 38 (2), PP. 202-208, 2017, https://doi.org/10.1080/01430750.2015.1086673. (Publisher: Taylor and Francis), (SCI).

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., and Govindarajan, P, Performance evaluation of a urea-water selective catalytic reduction (SCR) for a diesel engine with mahua biodiesel, Energy Sources,
    Part A, Recovery, Utilization and Environmental effects,
    37, (13), pp. 1424-1431, June 2015, https://doi.org/10.1080/15567036.2011.621012. (Publisher: Taylor and Francis), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Ganesan, V., Senthilkumar, D., and Ramasamy, K.K., Experimental investigation of Emission reductions studies of a biodiesel engine using EGR and SCR for agriculture operations in developing countries, Applied Energy, 138, pp. 91-98, Jan 2015, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.04.023. (Publisher: Elsevier), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Senthilkumar, D., Raghavan, V., and Saravanan, G., Experimental investigation of evaporation rate and emission characteristics of Mahua (Madhuca Indica) biodiesel and its blend with diesel, International Journal of Green Energy, Vol. 12 (6), pp. 635-640, 2015, https://doi.org/10.1080/15435075.2013.871723. (Publisher: Taylor and Francis), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Senthilkumar, D., and Ramasamy, K.K., An experimental investigation of performance, combustion and emission characteristics of Mahua (Madhuca Indica) oil methyl ester on four-stroke direct injection diesel engine, Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences (IJEMS), 20, pp. 42-50, 2013. (Publisher: NISCAIR), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

  • Chandrakasan Solaimuthu and Palanisamy Govindarajan. Effect of injection timing on the performance, combustion and emission characteristics of diesel engine using mahua oil methyl ester in different volumetric proportions as fuel, Journal of Science and Industrial Research (JSIR), 71, pp. 69-74, Jan 2012, http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/16155. (Publisher: NISCAIR), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

  • Ravikumar, V., Senthilkumar, D., and Solaimuthu, C., An experimental investigation of the performance and emissions of an Al-20% SiC coated single cylinder diesel engine with Madhuca Indica biodiesel blends, International Journal of Ambient Energy, 34 (3), pp. 131-137, 2013, https://doi: 10.1080/01430750.2012.740427. (Publisher: Taylor and Francis), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Senthilkumar, D., and Ganesan, V., Effect of static injection timing on the performance and emissions of diesel engine with blends of Mahua biodiesel, International Journal of Mechanical and Material Engineering (IJMME), 7 (1), pp. 89-95, Feb 2013. (Publisher: University of Malaya), (SCOPUS and SCI).

 

  • Solaimuthu C., Vetrivel, P and Subbarayan, MR., A study of diesel engine fuelled with Madhuca Indica biodiesel and its blend with diesel fuel, International Journal of Modern Engineering. & Research, 4 (10), pp. 43-46, Oct 2014. (Publisher: IJMER), (Approved by UGC).

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Chitra, S., Rajasekaran, P., Jagadeeshkumar, G., Pradeep, P.C., Raqibudeen, N., and Vikram, M., A Study of Performance and Emissions of Diesel Engine Fuelled with Blends of Cotton Seed Oil Methyl Ester and Petro-Diesel, International Journal of Modern Engineering Research, 4, (1), pp. 30-34, Jan 2014. (Publisher: IJMER), (Approved by UGC).

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Vikram, M., and Jagadeeshkumar, G., An experimental and analytical Study of Emissions characteristics of a Diesel Engine Fuelled with Cotton Seed Oil Methyl Ester and Petro-Diesel for different static injection timings, International Journal of Research in Engineering & Science (IJRES), 2 (5), pp. 37-41, June 2014.

 

  •  Solaimuthu, C., Senthilkumar, S., Ameen, A., Devendiran, M., Dhruva Kumar, S., and Naveen Raj, E., A Study of Performance of Bio-Gas Plant, Discovery Journal, Vol. 12 (30), pp. 36-40, March 2014. 

 

  •   Solaimuthu, C., Ashfaque Ahmed, S., Vinoth, M., Gowri Shankar, V., Nandha Kumar, N., and Karmegan, C., An Experimental Study of Production and Properties of Animal Fats Biodiesel, International Organization of Science Research Journal of Mechanical & Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), Vol. 11 (1), pp. 84-87, Feb 2014.

 

  •  Solaimuthu, C., Vetrivel, P., Subbarayan, MR and Channankaiah, Effect of nozzle opening pressures on diesel engine fuelled with Madhuca Indica biodiesel and its blend with diesel fuel, Indian Journal of Engineering (IJE), Vol. 7 (17), pp. 14-22, Jan 2014.

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Chitra, S., Rajasekaran, P., Abhijit, B., Jayaprakash, G., Arunkumar, V., and Lokesh, R., NOx Reduction of Diesel Engine with Madhuca Indica biodiesel using Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) in different flow rates, International Organization of Science Research Journal of Mechanical & Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), Vol. 10 (5), pp. 28-34, Jan 2014.

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Karthikeyan, R., and Balakrishnan, N., A Study of Performance and Emissions of diesel engine fuelled with neat Diesel and neat Hydnocarpus Pentandra biodiesel, International Organization of Science Research Journal of Mechanical & Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), 10 (2), pp. 53-57, 2013.

 

  • Chandrakasan Solaimuthu and Palanisamy Govindarajan, Experimental investigation of performance and emission characteristics of CI engine with various blends of Madhuca Indica biodiesel using EGR, International Journal of Green Energy, Energy and Environment (IJGEEE), 3 (1), pp. 13-18, 2012.

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Murugu Mohan Kumar, K., and Sarangan,J., Selection of biofuel for internal combustion engine, Engineering Today, 6 (1), pp. 19-22, Oct 2014.

 

  • Solaimuthu, C., Murugu Mohan Kumar, K., and Sarangan, J., Study of performance characteristics of C.I engine using esters of various vegetable oil, Engineering Today, 6 (1), pp. 23-27, Oct 2014.

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Solaimuthu, V. Ganesan and S. V. Prakash, Optimization of SCR flow rate for controlling the NOX emissions of C.I Engine fuelled with Madhuca Indica biodiesel, XXIV Nat Con on IC Engines and Com, NCICEC, 2015, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, pp. 107-111, 30th Oct-1st Nov 2015.

 

  • Chandrakasan Solaimuthu and Palanisamy Govindarajan, The experimental investigation of performance and emission characteristics of CI engine with various blends of Madhuca Indica biodiesel using EGR, XXII Nat Con on IC Engines and Com, NCICEC, 2011, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut, Kerala, India,10-13, December 2011.

 

  • Chandrakasan Solaimuthu, Palanisamy Govindarajan and Perumal Elumalai, Performance, Combustion and Emission characteristics of Mahua (Madhuca Indica) Biodiesel in different blends on Direct Injection Diesel Engine, Int Con on Renewable Engg and Tech (iCORET 2011), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India, 159-161, December 2011.

 

  • Chandrakasan Solaimuthu and Palanisamy Govindarajan, Combustion and Emission characteristics of diesel engine using Mahua (Madhuca Indica) biodiesel as fuel, Pro Int Con on Adaptive Technologies for Sustainable Growth (ICATS 2011), Paavai Engineering College, Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, India, pp. 465-469, June 16–18, 2011.

 

  • Solaimuthu and P. Govindarajan, Performance and combustion characteristics of diesel engine using cotton seed biodiesel as fuel, Nat Con on I.C Engines and Com, Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Tumkur, KA, India, pp. 34-42, Dec 2004.

 

BOOKS WRITTEN/CHAPTER

 

  • Basic Thermodynamics by C. Solaimuthu, Skyward Publishers, Bengaluru (In-Press).

 

INVITED TALKS

 

  • Key note address for faculty forum on Bio-diesel for Diesel engines at Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu.
  • Pedagogy Training Course presented for both Faculty and Students in State Level.
  • Guest Lecture on Engineering Graphics in State Level Engineering Colleges of Tamil Nadu.

 

Areas of expertise: I.C Engines, Bio-diesel and Fluid Mechanics
Experience: 16 Years Teaching, 10 Years Industry
Date of joining: 01/10/2021
Email ID: raghavendrareddynv.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

ACHIEVEMENTS
Chairperson:

 

  • International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (i-NAME 2K20),at JNNCE, Shivamogga in association with ISTE, New Delhi.

                      

  • International Conference on Advances in Materials Research (ICMAR-2019), at Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences association with Catalysis Society of India,Bangalore.

 

Board of Examination Member:

 

  • of IP/IM/MA (Composite Board), 2019-20,VTU (Visvesvaraya Technological University),Belgaum. Karnataka
  • of Automobile Engg, 2016-17,VTU (Visvesvaraya Technological University),Belgaum. Karnataka
  • of Automobile Engg, 2011-12,VTU (Visvesvaraya Technological University),Belgaum. Karnataka
  • of Automobile Engg, 2010-11,PES College of Engineering (Autonomous),Mandya. Karnataka

 

LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  • Raghavendra Reddy NV, Dr. B Jayashankara “CFD Simulation of Direct Injection CI Engine with Flat Piston Bowl and W Shape Toroidal Piston Bowl Combustion Process” Journal of Engineering Research and Application www.ijera.com ISSN: 2248-9622, Vol. 8, Issue5 (Part -IV) May 2018, pp 56-61
  • Raghavendra Reddy NV, Ramesh BR, Madhu HT “Design Optimization and Analysis of Moped Silencer Guard”, May 2018 IJIRT| Volume 4, Issue 12| ISSN:2349-6002, ijirt.org
  • Raghavendra Reddy NV, Dr. B Jayashankara “Study of Omega Shaped Re-Entrant Piston Bowl Geometries on In-Cylinder Flow and Performance in a Direct-Injection Diesel Engine”. 2018 IJCRT | Volume 6, Issue 1 March 2018 | ISSN: 2320-2882, ijpub.org.
  • Ramesh BR, Raghavendra Reddy NV, Ashok R Banagar “Conceptual Development of Conical Flourmill”, March 2018 IJIRT| Volume 4, Issue 10| ISSN:2349-6002, ijirt.org

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Raghavendra Reddy NV, Dr. B Jayashankara “CFD Simulation of Direct Injection CI Engine Combustion and Optimization of Omega Shape Toroidal Piston Bowl Geometry for Emissions”, (ICAMES-2K20) at PES College of Engineering, Mandya.

 

  • Basava T, Raghavendra Reddy NV “Study of Erosive behavior in Graphite particle reinforced Epoxy glass fiber composites under contact speed at different contact angles on particle”, held at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.

 

  • Basava T, Raghavendra Reddy NV “Study of Erosive behavior in Silicon Particle reinforced Epoxy glass fiber composites under contact speed at different contact angles on particle”, held at SJCE, Mysore.
INVITED TALKS

 

  • Resource Person – IC Engines, Teachers Training, District Institute for Education and Training, Chitradurga (DIET), Department of Education, Govt. of Karnataka.
Dr. Renukananda RVITM college of engineering Bangalore

Areas of expertise: Metal Casting Simulation & Problem Solving, Metallurgy, Additive Manufacturing, Medical Devices & Innovation, Data Analysis and Interpretation FEA & CFD Simulations,
Experience: 17 Years Research, 1 Year Teaching and 4 Years Industry
Date of joining: 01/10/2020
Email ID: renukanandakh.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • ‘Won best student research paper award in the Indian Foundry Congress and Asian Exposition’ – 2012.
  • ‘Institute Doctoral Fellowship’, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India, 2010- 2015.
  • ‘Participation certificate: “Toyota Green Journey Challenge” ’, 2013.

 

FUNDED PROJECTS
CONSULTANCY PROJECT 1

 

Company: Godawri Spherocast Limited, Village Humayunpur, PO Tasimbly, Tehsil Derabassi, National Highway 72, Mohali, Punjab 140501, Email: siddharth.gupta1282@gmail.com,

Contact: +91 8950005055 (Mr. Siddharth Gupta),

Casting: RB30 Engine Block, Material: Cast Iron

Period: Since October 2019 to January 2020

Title: Internal Leakage Defect and Sand Inclusion Defect Elimination in Tractor Engine Block, Technical Solutions and Problem Solving: through Simulation and R & D

 

CONSULTANCY PROJECT 2

 

Company: BR Castings and Engineering works, Jarout Road, Ambala City, Haryana.

Contact: +91 8950005055 (Mr. Naveen Agarwal),

Casting: Billot Blocks used in Steel manufacturing, Material: Cast Iron

Period: Since November 2019 to till date

Title: Scabbing Defect and Internal Leakage Defect Elimination in Billet Blocks used in Steel Manufacturing, Technical Solutions and Problem Solving

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  • Renukananda K. H., Ravi, B., “Multi-Gate Systems in Casting Process: Comparative Study of Liquid Metal and Water Flow”Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 31 (08), pp 1091-1101, 2016.

 

  • Renukananda K. H., Akash Chavan., Ravi, B., “Flow rates in multi-gate systems: experimental and simulation studies,” Indian Foundry Journal, vol.58-04, pp. 23-27, 2012,

 

  • Prabhavathi, K. R. Dasegowda, K. H. Renukananda, K. Lingaraju, and H. Raja Naik,“Exploration and evaluation of bioactive phytocompounds against BRCA proteins by in silico approach,” Journal Of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics,https://doi.org/10.1080/07391102.2020.1790424, 2020.

 

  • Prabhavathi, K. R. Dasegowda, K. H. Renukananda, Prashantha Karunakar, K. Lingarajua and H. Raja Naikaa, “Molecular docking and dynamic simulation to identify potential phytocompound inhibitors for EGFR and HER2 as anti-breast cancer agents”, https://doi.org/10.1080/07391102.2020.1861982, 2020

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Khandelwal, H., Renukananda K. H., and Ravi, , “Multi-spiral Flow Benchmark for Small Thin-wall Castings Supported by Computer Simulation”, 72nd World Foundry Congress, Japan, May 21-25, 2016.
  • Renukananda K. H., Udit Chheda, Ravi, B., “Flow through Multi-Gate Gating System: Experimental and Simulation Studies” Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2013,San Diego, California, USA, Nov 15-21, 2013.
  • Renukananda K. H., Akash Chavan., Ravi, B., “Flow rates in multi-gate systems: experimental and simulation studies,” Indian Foundry Congress, 2nd to 4th Mar 2012, Bangalore India.
  • Renukananda K. H., Sarasija Sudharsan., and D. Roy. Mahapatra, “Design of a Smart Flapping Wing Mechanism using SMA and Amplified Piezoelectric Actuator”, ISSS 2009 3rd National Conference on MEMS, Smart Structures and Materials, 14-16 Oct 2009, CGCRI, Kolkata, India.

 

BOOKS WRITTEN/CHAPTER

 

  • H, M.Jagadishwar, Maxwel D’souza, AkB. Ravi, Dr. Durgesh Joshi, Dr. Mayur Sutaria, Dr. Vasudev Shinde, Dr. Amit Sata, Dr. Renukananda.ash Chavan, Onkar Paradkar, ”Casting Design & Simulation: E-Foundry”. NKN funded project from Ministry of Information Technology, 2015.

 

INVITED TALKS

 

  • “Importance of Casting Simulation in Design, Problem Solving and Research”, on 3rd October 2020, in a 3 day Webinar Series on “Modern Foundry Practices in Industry” at Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, SRM Institute of Science of Technology, Tamilnadu.

Areas of expertise: Thermal Spray Coatings, Tribology, Microwave Processing of Materials, Tribocorrosion, Machining, Materials Characterization, Bio composites and Bio-fuels.
Experience: 7 Years Research and 3.5 Years Teaching
Date of joining: July 1, 2019
Email ID: durgaprasadc.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

Achievements

 

  • MHRD scholarship for pursuing D. at NITK-Surathkal
  • Fastest submission ofD. thesis in the duration of 2 years 3 months at NITK Surathkal
  • Received Academic Achiever award for the year 2019-2020 from Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust (RSST) RV Educational Institutions.
Funded Projects

 

  • A project on “Development of High Temperature Wear and Tribo-Corrosion Resistant of Tribaloy Reinforced Fly-ash/Carbides Cladding on Steel Substrate through Microwave Hybrid Heating” is funded by Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi under Teqip 3.0 Competitive Research Funding Scheme during the year 2019-2020. [Ref.: VTU/TEQIP 3/2019/321]. (Status: completed).
  • A Project on “Design and Fabrication of Sanitizer Chamber and Foot Operated Hand Wash to Combat COVID-19” is funded by Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi under Teqip 3.0 Innovative Ideas and Research Projects to Curb COVID-19 during the year 2020-2021. [Ref.: VTU/TEQIP 3/2020/26]. (Status: completed).

 

Publications:
JOURNAL(S)

 

  • Thavaraya Naik, Mahantayya Mathapathi, C Durga Prasad, Nithin H S and M. R. Ramesh, “Effect of Laser Post Treatment on Microstructural and Sliding Wear Behavior of HVOF Sprayed NiCrC and NiCrSi Coatings”. Surface Review and Letters, (Status: accepted for publication). https://doi.org/10.1142/S0218625X2250007X.
  • Madhusudana Reddy G, C Durga Prasad, Gagan Shetty, Ramesh M R, Nageswara Rao T and Pradeep Patil. “High Temperature Oxidation Studies of Plasma Sprayed NiCrAlY/TiO2 & NiCrAlY /Cr2O3/YSZ Cermet Composite Coatings on MDN-420 Special Steel Alloy”. Metallography, Microstructure and Analysis https://doi.org/10.1007/s13632-021-00784-0
  • Mahantayya Mathapati, Kiran Amate, C Durga Prasad, Jayavardhana M L, Hemanth Raju T, “A Review on Fly ash Utilization”. Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier Science, (accepted for publication). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.09.106
  • Rayirth Dinesh, Rohan Raykar S, Rakesh T L, Prajwal M G, Shashank Lingappa M and Durga Prasad C. “Feasibility study on MoCoCrSi/ WC-Co cladding developed on austenitic stainless steel using microwave hybrid heating”. Journal of Mines, Metals & Fuels (accepted for publication).
  • Durga Prasad, Shashank Lingappa, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R Ramesh, Sachin B, “Characterization and Sliding Wear Behavior of CoMoCrSi+Flyash Composite Cladding Processed by Microwave irradiation”, Materials Today Proceedings, Elsevier Science, vol 46, (2021), pp 2387-2391, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.01.156
  • Madhu, K. M. Mrityunjaya Swamy, Durga Ajay Kumar, C. Durga Prasad, and U Harish, “Evaluation of hot corrosion behavior of HVOF thermally sprayed Cr3C2 -35NiCr coating on SS 304 boiler tube steel”, American Institute of Physics, 2316, 030014 (2021); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0038279
  • Madhu Sudana Reddy, C Durga Prasad, Pradeep Patil, M. R. Ramesh, Nageswara Rao,“Hot corrosion behavior of plasma sprayed NiCrAlY/TiO2 and NiCrAlY/Cr2O3/YSZ cermets coatings on alloy steel”, Surfaces and Interfaces, Elsevier Science, 22 (2021) 100810. (IF 4.837) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surfin.2020.100810
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, M. S. Srinath, “Microstructure and Tribological Resistance of Flame Sprayed CoMoCrSi/WC-CrC-Ni and CoMoCrSi/WC-12Co Composite Coatings Remelted by Microwave Hybrid Heating”. Journal of Bio and Tribo-Corrosion, Springer, (2020), 6:124, (IF 3.11). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40735-020-00421-3
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R Ramesh, “Comparative Investigation of HVOF and Flame Sprayed CoMoCrSi Coating”. American Institute of Physics, 2247, 050004 (2020) https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0003883
  • Durga Prasad, Akhil Jerri, M. R. Ramesh, “Characterization and Sliding Wear Behavior of Iron Based Metallic Coating Deposited by HVOF Process on Low Carbon Steel Substrate”. Journal of Bio and Tribo-Corrosion, Springer, 669 (2020). (IF 3.11). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40735-020-00366-7
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, M. S. Srinath, B. H. Channabasappa. “Comparison of High Temperature Wear Behavior of Microwave Assisted HVOF Sprayed CoMoCrSi-WC-CrC-Ni/WC-12Co Composite Coatings”. Silicon, Springer, (2020) 1-19 (IF 2.670, SCIE). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12633-020-00398-1
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, M. S. Srinath, B. H. Channabasappa. “Effect of Microwave Heating on Microstructure and Elevated Temperature Adhesive Wear Behavior of HVOF Deposited CoMoCrSi-Cr3C2 Composite Coating”. Surface and Coatings Technology, Elsevier science, 374 (2019) 291–304 (IF 4.158, SCI). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2019.05.056
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, M. S. Srinath, B. H. Channabasappa. “Development and Sliding Wear Behavior of Co-Mo-Cr-Si Cladding through Microwave Heating”. Silicon, Springer, 11 (2019), 2975-2986, (IF 2.670, SCIE), https://doi.org/10.1007/s12633-019-0084-5
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, M. S. Srinath, B. H. Channabasappa. “Microstructure and Tribological Behavior of Flame Sprayed and Microwave Fused CoMoCrSi/CoMoCrSi-Cr3C2 Coatings”. Materials Research Express, 6 (2019):026512 (IF 1.61, SCIE).  https://doi.org/10.1088/2053-1591/aaebd9
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, M. S. Srinath, B. H. Channabasappa. “Influence of Microwave Hybrid Heating on the Sliding Wear Behavior of HVOF Sprayed CoMoCrSi Coating”. Materials Research Express, 5 (2018):086519 (IF 1.61, SCIE). https://doi.org/10.1088/2053-1591/aad44e.
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R Ramesh, Anunoy Sarkar. “High Temperature Gradient Cobalt based Clad Developed Using Microwave Hybrid Heating”. American Institute of Physics, 2018, 1943, 020111 https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5029687.
  • Girisha K G, K.V.Sreenivas Rao, Durga Prasad C, “Slurry Erosion Resistance of Martenistic Stainless Steel with Plasma Sprayed Al2O3-40%TiO2 Coatings”, Materials Today Proceedings 5 (2018) 7388–7393. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.11.409
  • Girisha K.G, Durga Prasad C, Anil K.C and K.V Sreenivas Rao, “Dry sliding wear behaviour of Al2O3 coatings for AISI 410 grade stainless steel” , Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol 766-767 (2015) 585-589. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.766-767.585
  • Girisha K.G, Rakesh. R, Durga Prasad C and K.V Sreenivas Rao, “Development of corrosion resistance coating for AISI 410 grade steel” , Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol 813-814 (2015) 135-139. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.813-814.135
  • Madhusudana Reddy G, C Durga Prasad, Gagan Shetty, Ramesh M R, Nageswara Rao T, and Pradeep Patil, “Investigation of Thermally Sprayed NiCrAlY/TiO2 and NiCrAlY/Cr2O3/YSZ Cermet Composite Coatings on Titanium Alloys”Journal of Bio and Tribo-Corrosion, Springer (Status: Under review)
  • Madhusudana Reddy G, C Durga Prasad, Gagan Shetty, Ramesh M R, Nageswara Rao T and Pradeep Patil. “High Temperature Oxidation Behavior of Plasma Sprayed NiCrAlY/TiO2 & NiCrAlY /Cr2O3/YSZ Coatings on Titanium Alloy”. Oxidation of Metals, Springer (Status: Under review)
  • C Durga Prasad. “Design and Fabrication of Integrated Sanitizer Chamber to Combat COVID-19”. Public Health, Elsevier Science (Status: Under review)

 

Book Chapters:

 

  • Durga Prasad, Mahantayya Mathapathi, Sharanappa Joladarashi, M. R. Ramesh, “Investigation of Microstructural and Tribological Behavior of Metco 41C+WC-12Co Composite Coating Sprayed by HVOF Process”, in a book titled “Thermal Spray Coatings”. CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group. ISBN: 9781032081489. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003213185
  • Durga Prasad, Akhil Jerri, M. R. Ramesh, “Evaluation of Microstructural and Dry Sliding Wear Resistance of Iron-Based SiC-Reinforced Composite Coating by HVOF Process”, in a book titled “Thermal Spray Coatings”. CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group. ISBN: 9781032081489. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003213185
  • Sachin B, Charitha M Rao, Gajanan M Naik, Durga Prasad C, Ajit M Hebbale, Vijeesh V, Muralidhara Rao, “Minimum quantity lubrication and cryogenic for burnishing of difficult to cut material as a sustainable alternative”, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, ISSBN – 978-981-16-2278-6, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-2278-6_6
 International Conferences:

 

  • Mahantayya Mathapati, Kiran Amate, C Durga Prasad, Jayavardhana M L, Hemanth Raju T, “A Review on Fly ash Utilization”. Presented at 2nd International Conference on Functional Materials, Manufacturing and Performances ICFMMP-2021 at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lovely University. 17-18 September, 2021.
  • Rayirth Dinesh, Rohan Raykar S, Rakesh T L, Prajwal M G, Shashank Lingappa M and Durga Prasad C. “Feasibility study on MoCoCrSi/ WC-Co cladding developed on austenitic stainless steel using microwave hybrid heating”. International Conference (Virtual) on Technological Innovations in Mechanical Engineering (TIME-2021) at Department of Mechanical Engineering (School of Engineering & Technology), Sharda University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India-201310 Conference Date: April 16 & 17, 2021.
  • Lokesh Paradeshi, Durga Prasad C. “Second Law Thermodynamic Analysis of a Direct Expansion Solar Assisted Heat Pump System using R1270”. International Conference on Energy & Environment (ICEE 2021) Jyothi Engineering College, Thrissur District, Kerala 679531, India. April 09-10, 2021.
  • Lokesh Paradeshi, Durga Prasad C. “Experimental investigation of R1270 in a direct expansion solar assisted heat pump system”. International Conference on Energy & Environment (ICEE 2021) Jyothi Engineering College, Thrissur District, Kerala 679531, India. April 09-10, 2021.
  • Mahantayya Mathapati, Kiran Amate, C Durga Prasad, Jayavardhana M L, Hemanth Raju T, “A Review on Fly ash Utilization”. Presented at 3rd International virtual Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering and Nanotechnology (ICAMEN 2021) at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Manipal University Jaipur. March 18-19 2021.
  • Durga Prasad, Shashank Lingappa, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R Ramesh, Sachin B, “Characterization and Sliding Wear Behavior of CoMoCrSi+Flyash Composite Cladding Processed by Microwave irradiation”,  presented at International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Developments in Materials, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering, December 22-23 2020, NMAM Institute of Technology Karnataka, India.
  • Sachin B, Charitha M Rao, Gajanan M Naik, Durga Prasad C, Ajit M Hebbale, Vijeesh V, Muralidhara Rao, “Minimum quantity lubrication and cryogenic for burnishing of difficult to cut material as a sustainable alternative”, presented at National conference on Sustainable Machining Strategies for Better Performance, 27-28 November 2020, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte.
  • Angadh Purushothama, Abhay Surya Mahesh and Durga Prasad C, “Zero-Energy Buildings-A New Advancement on Energy Saving”, presented at International Conference on “Recent Advances on Renewable Energy (Rare-2020)” 7-9th Feb, 2020, NITK Surathkal, Karnataka, India.
  • Angadh Purushothama, Abhay Surya Mahesh and Durga Prasad C, “Sustainable Building and Energy Conservation”, presented at International Conference on Advances in Materials, Ceramics & Engineering Sciences”, (AMCES 2020), 17-18th Jan 2020, DSCE, Bengaluru.
  • Madhu G, Mr ityunjayaSwamy K M, Ajay Kumar B S, Durga Prasad C and Harish U, Evaluation of Hot Corrosion Behavior of HVOF Thermally Sprayed Cr3C2-35NiCr Coating on SS 304 Boiler Tube Steel”, presented at International Conference on Advanced Trends in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (ATMA-2019), 7-9th November 2019, Dayananda Sagar University, School of Engineering, Bengaluru.
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R Ramesh, “Comparative Investigation of HVOF and Flame Sprayed CoMoCrSi Coating”, presented at International Conference on Design, Materials and Manufacture (ICDEM 2019) 6-8th December, 2019, NITK Surathkal, Karnataka, India.
  • Durga Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M. R Ramesh, Anunoy Sarkar. “High Temperature Gradient Cobalt based Clad Developed Using Microwave Hybrid Heating”, presented at International Conference on Design, Materials and Manufacture (ICDEM 2018) January 29-31, 2018, NITK Surathkal, Karnataka, India.
  • Durga Prasad C, Sharnappa J, Ramesh M R, Srinath M S Channabasappa B H. “Development of Tribaloy Co-Mo-Cr-Si Cladding through Microwave Heating and its Characterization”, presented at International Conference on Advances in Materials & Processing: Challenges & Opportunities (AMPCO 2017) 29-Dec 2, 2017, IIT Roorkee, India.
  • C D Prasad, Sharnappa Joladarashi, M R Ramesh, B H Channabasappa. “Effect of Intermetallic Laves Phases on Elevated Temperature Wear Behavior of HVOF Sprayed Co-Mo-Cr-Si Coating”, presented at TACT2017 International Thin Films Conference 15–18, 2017, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan.
  • Girisha K G, K.V.Sreenivas Rao, Durga Prasad C, “Slurry Erosion Resistance of Martenistic Stainless Steel with Plasma Sprayed Al2O3-40%TiO2 Coatings”, presented at International Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, March 10-12, 2017, NIT Trichy, Tamilnadu, India.
  • Durga Prasad. C, Girisha. K.G, and K.V. Sreenivas Rao, “Experimental investigation of wear resistance of Al2O3 coatings for AISI 410 grade stainless steel”, presented at (MOMENTUM-2015) March 31, 2015 , Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumakuru.
  • Durga Prasad. C, “Design and fabrication of Air cooler to improve its performance”, presented at (ISTC- 2014), HMSIT, Tumakuru.

 

Invited Talks

 

  • Delivered online technical talk on Effect of Post heat treatment on Thermal Spray Coatings at Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Oxford College of Engineering, Bengaluru on 08/07/2021.
  • Delivered online technical talk on Microwave fused thermal spray coatings at Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal on 16/02/2021
  • Delivered online seminar on Microwave fused thermal spray coatings at Center for Design, Manufacturing & Materials of Skolkovo Institute of Science & Technology, Moscow, Russia. 09/12/2020.
  • Delivered technical talk on Advanced Manufacturing Process at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Siddaganga Polytechnic, Tumakuru on 10/07/2019.

Areas of expertise: Severe Plastic Deformation of Alloys, Additive Manufacturing, Composite materials
Experience: 4 Years Research and 4 Years Teaching
Date of joining: 01/09/2020
Email ID: Rameshs.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Received JASSO scholarship 80000 Yen from Japan Government; Spring internship Program 2019 at Kumamoto University, Japan.
  • MHRD scholarship for pursuing Ph.D (National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal 2016-2019) Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development.
  • Received Project fund from KSCST Karnataka government 2011 for B Tech project.
  • 4. Received Best Project Award From KSCST Karnataka Government 2011, for the project titled “Design and Development of Solar Sun Bike”.

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  • Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Bhat, N., Aithal, G., Nayaka, H. S., & Arya, S. (2021). Surface modification of multi-directional forged biodegradable Mg-Zn alloy by ball burnishing process: Modeling and analysis using deep neural network. Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 68, 423-434. 2021 (Q1-SCI- 4.1)
  • Ramesh, S., Kumar, G, Anne, G., & Nayaka, H. S. (2021). Effect of Equal Channel Angular Pressing on Properties Evaluation of Biodegradable Mg-Zn-Mn Alloy. Journal of Bio-and Tribo-Corrosion, 7(2), 1-13. (Q2-IF-1.6)
  • Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Naik, G. M & Nayaka, H. S. (2021). Microstructural and mechanical characterisation of Al-Zn-Mg-Cu alloy processed by multi-directional cryo-forging. Materials Today: Proceedings. org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.02.709 (Q2-1.14)
  • Ramesh S, Nayaka, H. S., Gopi, K. R., Sahu, S., & Kuruveri, U. B. (2018). Investigation of microstructure and mechanical properties of the Cu–3% Ti alloy processed by multiaxial cryo-forging. Journal of Materials Research, 33(22), 3700-3710. (SCI-2.5)
  • Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Nayaka, H. S., Sahu, S., & Ramesh, M. R. (2019). Investigation of dry sliding wear properties of multi-directional forged Mg–Zn alloys. Journal of Magnesium and Alloys, 7(3), 444-455. (SCIE-7.1)
  • Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Nayaka, H. S., Sahu, S., & Ramesh, M. R. (2019). Influence of Multidirectional Forging on Microstructural, Mechanical, and Corrosion Behavior of Mg-Zn Alloy. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 28(4), 2053-2062. (SCIE-1.65)
  • Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Kumar, G., Jagadeesh, C., & Nayaka, H. S. (2020). Influence of Ball Burnishing Process on Equal Channel Angular Pressed Mg-Zn-Si Alloy on the Evolution of Microstructure and Corrosion Properties. Silicon, 1-12.(SCIE-1.26)
  • Ramesh, S., Kudva, A., Anne, G, Arya, S & Nayaka, H. S(2019). Optimization of ball-burnishing process parameters on surface roughness, micro hardness of Mg- Zn-Ca alloy and investigation of corrosion behavior. Materials Research Express. (SCIE-1.92)
  • Ramesh, , Nayaka, H. S., Gopi, K. R., & Sahu, S. (2018). Effect of multiaxial cryoforging on   microstructure   and   mechanical   properties   of   a   Cu-Ti Alloy. Materials Research Express, 6(2), 026556.(SCIE-1.92)
  • Ramesh, , Anne, G., Nayaka, H. S., Sahu, S., & Arya, S. (2019). Effects of combined multiaxial forging and rolling process on microstructure, mechanical properties and corrosion behavior of a Cu–Ti alloys. Materials Research Express, 6(5), 056559.(SCIE-1.92)
  • Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Nayaka, H. S., Sahu, S., & Ramesh, M. R. (2019). Influence of Multidirectional Forging on Microstructural, Mechanical, and Corrosion Behavior of Mg-Zn Alloy. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 28(4), 2053-2062. (SCIE-1.65)
  • Ramesh, S., & Nayaka, H. S. “Investigation of Tribological and Corrosion Behavior of Cu-Ti Alloy Processed by Multiaxial Cryo Forging”, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance. (SCIE-1.65)
  • Ramesh, S., Nayaka, H. S., & Gopi, K. R. (2018). Influence of Multi Axial Forging (MAF) on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Cu-Ti   Alloy. Materials Today: Proceedings, 5(11), 25534-25540.
  • Ramesh, S., & Nayaka, H. S. (2019). Effect of Multiaxial Cryo Forging on Wear Properties of Cu-1.5% Ti Alloy. In Materials Science Forum ( 969, pp. 392- 397). Trans Tech Publications Ltd.
  • Ramesh, S., Nayaka, H. S., Anne, G., & Gopi, K. R. (2018, April). Influence of cold rolling process on microstructure and mechanical properties of Cu-1.5% Ti alloy. In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 1943, No. 1, p. 020055). AIP Publishing.
  • Singh, P., Ramesh, S., Anne, G., & Nayaka, H. S. (2019). Effect of Rolling Reduction on Microstructure and  Mechanical  Properties  Cu-3%  Ti  Alloy.  In Advances in Manufacturing Technology (pp. 167-175). Springer, Singapore.
  • Anne, G., Ramesh, S., Kumar, G., Sahu, S., Ramesh, M. R., Nayaka, H. S., & Arya, S. (2019). Development, Characterization, Mechanical and Corrosion Behaviour Investigation of Multi-direction Forged Mg–Zn Alloy. In Magnesium Technology 2019 (pp. 339-343). Springer, Cham.
  • Sajjan, S. S., Kulkarni, M. V., Ramesh, S., Sharath, P. C., Sangamesh, R., Kumar, A., & Rajesh, R. (2019). “Evaluation of Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Multi Axial Forged LM2 Aluminum Alloy.” In Materials Science Forum (Vol. 969, pp. 297-302). Trans Tech Publications Ltd.
  • Sajjan, S. S., Kulkarni, M. V., Ramesh, S., Sharath, P. C., Rajesh, R., & Kumar, V. (2019). Mechanical and Microstructural Properties of Multi-Axially Forged LM6  Aluminium  In Advances  in  Manufacturing  Technology (pp. 131-139). Springer, Singapore.
  • Prashanth, B. M., Manjunath, T. S., Gouda, P. S., Sajjan, S. S., & Ramesh, S. (2019, January). Physico-mechanical response of phenolic resin composites reinforced with jute and banana fibers. In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 2057, No. 1, p. 020016). AIP Publishing.
  • Sajjan, S. S., Kulkarni, M. V., Ramesh, S., Sharath, P. C., Kumar, V., & Rajole, S. (2020). Effect of Mechanical properties on Multi Axially Forged LM4 Aluminium Materials Today: Proceedings, 24, 1462-1467.

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Ramesh S, Gajanan Anne, Jagadeesh C, Gajanan M Naik, Shivananda nayaka, “Microstructural and Mechanical Characterization of Al-Zn-Mg-Cu alloy Processed by Multi-Directional Cryo-Forging at the (ICAMCM-2021) held on February 19-20, 2021 Jaipur Engineering College &Research centre, Jaipur.
  • Ramesh S, Gajanan M Naik. Behaviour of Mg alloys after the combined processes of ECAP &Hot Rolling” at ICFEST held on 18-19 December 2020 YIT, Mangalore
  • Ramesh S, Shivananda Nayaka, Gopi K. R “Influence of Multi Axial Forging (MAF) on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Cu-Ti Alloy”. ICONAMMA-2017, Amrita University, Bangalore.
  • Ramesh S, Shivananda Nayaka “Mechanical properties and Microstructure studies of Cu-Ti alloy Processed by Multi Directional Cryo-Forging”. NMD-ATM 2017, BITS Pilani, Goa, Nov-2017.
  • Ramesh S, Shivananda Nayaka “Influence of Multiaxial Cryoforging on wear properties of Copper-Titanium alloy” IES-2019, Kumamoto university, Japan
  • Ramesh S, Shivananda Nayaka, Jagadeesh C “Corrosion and wear properties of Cu-3Ti alloy processed by multi axial cryo forging”. NMD-ATM 2019, Trivendrum,, Nov-2019
  • Goutham kumar, Ramesh S, H.Shivananda Nayaka, “Enhancement of Microstructural and Mechanical Properties of Mg-Zn-Mn Alloy Processed by Equal Channel Angular Pressing”, ICMSC-2019,NIT, Jalandar, Panjab
  • Ramesh S ,Gajanan Anne, H Shivananda Nayaka, Ramesh M R, Fabrication of Mg-Zn/Al and Mg-Zn/anodized Al multilayered composites by accumulative roll bonding, investigation of corrosion behavior” SME-2019, NMAMIT, Nitte, Mangalore, Karnataka
  • Ramesh S,Shivananda, Nayaka, Gajanan Anne, Gopi, K. R, “Influence of cold rolling process on microstructure and mechanical properties of Cu-1.5% Ti alloy” IcDeM- 2018 , Jan 29-2018, NITK Surathkal,
  • Prabhjot Singh, Ramesh S ,Gajanan Anne, H Shivananda Nayaka, “Effect of rolling reduction on microstructure and mechanical properties Cu-3%Ti alloy”ICAMT-2018, 22ndJune-2018, CIT Chennai, 
  • Ramesh S ,H Shivananda Nayaka, “Effect of Multiaxial Cryoforging on Wear Properties of Cu-1.5%Ti Alloy” ICRAMMT-2018, MLRTM, Hyderabad.
  • Sudheer S S, Mithun V K, Ramesh S,  Sharath P C Evaluation of Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Multi axial Forged LM2 Aluminum Alloy, ICRAMMT-2018, Hyderabad,2018, MLRITM- Hyderabad
  • Sudheer S S, Mithun V K, Ramesh S, Sharath P C, Vasanth kumar Mechanical and Microstructural Properties of Multi-Axially Forged LM6 Aluminium Alloy, International conference on advances in manufacturing technology, ICAMT-2018, 22nd June-2018, CIT Chennai
  • Sudheer S S, Mithun V K, Ramesh S, Sharath P C, Vasanth kumar Effect of Mechanical properties on Multi Axially Forged LM4 Aluminium Alloy ICONAMMA-2018, Amritha University, Banglore
  • Jagadeesh C, Shivananda Nayaka, Ramesh S, “Investigations on the strengthening of lightweight aerospace Al-Cu-Li alloy processed through Multi-Axial Forging at cryogenic temperature” .NMD-ATM 2019 Nov ,Trivendrum, 2019.
  • Anirudh Rao, Kudva, A., Ramesh, S.,Gajanan Anne., “Multi directional forging of Binary Mg-Zn alloy and its performance”, ICETSE-July 2020, SMVITM, Bantakal, Udupi.

Areas of expertise: Solar Energy,  Heat Transfer, Artificial Intelligence
Experience: 08 Years Research and 04 Years Teaching
Date of joining: 01/09/2020
Email ID: lokeshp.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Half Time Research Assistance (HTRA) during PhD program at NIT-Calicut
  • Received Feather in my cap award in Wipro Technologies
  • Tech Second rank to V.T.U. University for the year 2007 2008

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Lokesh Paradeshi, Durga Prasad C. Experimental investigation of R1270 in a direct expansion solar assisted heat pump system International Conference On Energy & Environment (ICEE 2021) pp 37, April 09-10, 2021.
  • Lokesh Paradeshi, Durga Prasad C. Second Law Thermodynamic Analysis of a Direct Expansion Solar Assisted Heat Pump System using R1270 International Conference On Energy & Environment (ICEE 2021) pp 40, April 09-10, 2021.
  • Manjunath Basude, Lokesh Paradeshi and Sharanabasappa C Sajjan. A Recent Research and Developments on Parabolic Collector for Various Applications – A Review International Conference On Energy & Environment (ICEE 2021) pp 41, April 09-10, 2021.

 

INVITED TALKS

 

  • Delivered a talk on“Mechanical Engineering as a Career” at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Siddaganga Polytechnic, Tumakuru Karnataka on 25/11/2020.
  • Session Chair in the technical event “Enrichment Enhancement and Empowerment” (E-Cube’21) held in Department of Mechanical Engineering Meenakshi Sundararajan Engineering College, Chennai-24, on 17th April 2021.
  • Session Chair in the International Conference   on Energy and    Environment held in Jyothi Engineering College Thrissur, Kerala, India from 9- 10th April 2021.

Areas of expertise: Advanced Manufacturing, Microfabrication and Characterization
Experience: 5 Years Research and 3 Years Teaching
Date of joining: 11/11/2021
Email ID: priyaranjans.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

AWARDS/ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Received ‘best paper award’ as co-author in International Symposium (ISMDMA 2017) held at Dubai.
  • Received ‘best paper award’ as co-author in International Conference (ICETMM 2018) held at Jaipur.
  • Nominated as ‘Recognized member’ from Manufacturing domain’ for ‘Boeing Aircraft project’ entitled ‘Energy Harvesting from Passenger Seat’ issued to National Institute of Technology Karnataka in 2014.
  • Received ‘Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship’ from IIT Bombay from October 2019 to till date.
  • Received ‘MHRD Fellowship’ from Government of India during July 2013 to July 2016.
  • Awarded ‘Teaching Assistantship’ by JUET, Guna for master’s degree in ‘Manufacturing Technology’.
  • Awarded a Certificate of “Recognized Reviewer” on 31st December, 2018 by the International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing (Korean Society for Precision Engineering), Springer.

 

LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar,  ,  &  Narendranath,  S.  (2021).  Measurement of WEDM  performance characteristics of aero-engine alloy using RSM-based TLBO algorithm, Measurement, 179, 109483, Elsevier. (SCI Indexed, IF: 3.364), DOI: 10.1016/j.measurement.2021.109483.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2021). Precision manufacturing of turbine wheelslots by trim-offset approach of WEDM, Precision Engineering, 71, 293-303, Elsevier. (SCI Indexed, IF: 3.108),DOI:10.1016/j.precisioneng.2021.03.018.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Julfekar Arab, & Pradeep Dixit (2021). Through-holes micromachining of alumina using a combined pulse-feed approach in ECDM, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Taylor & Francis. (SCI Indexed, IF: 3.773), DOI:10.1080/10426914.2021.1905835.
  • Ashis Tripathy,Priyaranjan Sharma, S umit Pramanik, Filipe Samuel Silva & Noor Azuan Abu Osman (2021).Armalcolite nanocomposite: A new paradigm for flexible capacitive humidity sensor, IEEE Sensors Journal, 21,13, 14685-14692, IEEE. (SCI Indexed, IF: 3.076) DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2021.3072162.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma,  Chakradhar,  ,  &  Narendranath,  S.  (2015).  Evaluation  of  WEDM  performance characteristics  of Inconel 706 for turbine disk application. Materials  & Design, 88, 558-566. Elsevier (SCI Indexed, IF: 6.289), DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2015.09.036.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2016). Effect of wire diameter on surface integrity ofwire electrical discharge machined Inconel 706 for gas turbine application. Journal of Manufacturing Processes,24, 170-178. Elsevier (SCI Indexed, IF: 086), DOI: 10.1016/j.jmapro.2016.09.001.
  • Ashis Tripathy, Priyaranjan Sharma, Narayan Sahoo, Sumit Pramanik & Noor Azuan Abu Osman (2018).Moisture  sensitive  inimitable  Armalcolite/PDMS  flexible  sensor:  A  new    Sensors  and  Actuators  B: Chemical, 262, 211-220, Elsevier, (SCI Indexed, IF: 7.1), DOI: 10.1016/j.snb.2018.01.207.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2016). Effect of Wire Material on Productivity and Surface Integrity of  WEDM-Processed Inconel 706  for  Aircraft  Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 25(9), 3672-3681. Springer (SCI Indexed, IF: 1.652), DOI: 10.1007/s11665-016-2216-z.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma,  Chakradhar,  ,  &  Narendranath,  S.  (2017).  Analysis  and  optimization  of  WEDM performance characteristics of Inconel 706 for aerospace application. Silicon, 10(3), 921-930, Springer (SCI Indexed, IF: 1.499), DOI: 10.1007/s12633-017-9549-6.
  • Royson Donate Dsouza, Karanth P. Navin, Theo Theodoridis & Priyaranjan Sharma (2018). Design, fabrication and testing of a 2 DOF compliant flexural microgripper, Microsystem Technologies, 24(9), 3867-3883, Springer, (SCI Indexed, IF: 1.737), DOI: 10.1007/s00542-018-3861-y.
  • Vishal Lalwani, Priyaranjan Sharma, Catalin Iulian Pruncu, Deepak Rajendra Unune (2020). Response Surface Methodology and Artificial Neural Network-Based Models for Predicting Performance of Wire Electrical Discharge Machining of Inconel 718 Alloy. Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing, 4(2), 1-22, MDPI AG, (SCOPUS Indexed), DOI: 10.3390/jmmp4020044.

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Dileep Kumar Mishra, & Pradeep Dixit (2020). Experimental investigations into alumina ceramic micromachining by electrochemical discharge machining process, 48th SME North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC 48), Procedia Manufacturing, 48, 244–250, Elsevier. (DOI: 10.1016/j.promfg.2020.05.044)
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Ashis Tripathy & Narayan Sahoo (2018). Evaluation of Surface Integrity of WEDM processed Inconel 718 for Jet Engine Application, 2017 International Symposium on Mechanical Design, Manufacture and Automation (ISMDMA 2017), IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 323, Dubai, November 24-26, 2017. (DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/323/1/012019)
  • Narayan Sahoo, Ashis Tripathy & Priyaranjan Sharma (2018). Single Axis Control of Ball Position in Magnetic Levitation System using Fuzzy Logic Control. 2017 International Symposium on Mechanical Design, Manufacture and Automation (ISMDMA 2017), IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 323, Dubai, November 24-26, 2017. (DOI: 10.1088/1757-899X/323/1/012020)
  • Ashis Tripathy, Priyaranjan Sharma & Narayan Sahoo (2018). Synthesis, Morphological, Electromechanical Characterization of (CaMgFex)Fe1-xTi3O12-δ/PDMS Nanocomposite Thin Films for Energy Storage Application. 2017 International Symposium on Mechanical Design, Manufacture and Automation (ISMDMA 2017), IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 323, Dubai, November 24-26, 2017. (DOI:10.1088/1757-899X/323/1/012018)
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Sujit Singh, & Dhananjay R Mishra. (2014). Electrical discharge machining of AISI 329 stainless steel using copper and brass rotary tubular electrode, International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing and Materials Engineering (ICAMME2014), Procedia Material Science, 5, 1771-1780, 27-29 March, 2014, Elsevier, (DOI: 10.1016/j.mspro.2014.07.367).
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2014). Multi-response optimization of WEDM process using Hybrid approach while machining Inconel 625.   Conf.  on Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineering: Advancements and Current Trends (ICIMPACT-2014), 55-61, MANIT, Bhopal, India, November 27-29, 2014.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2016). Modeling and Optimization of WEDM performance attributes of Inconel 706 superalloy using RSM-based PSO approach. The Ninth International Conference on Materials Technologies and Modeling (MMT-2016), 1(181-194), ISBN: 978-965-7632-08-6, Ariel University, Ariel 40700, Israel, July 25-29, 2016.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2018). Examination of Surface Integrity characteristics of WED machined Ti6Al4V for Aero-engine Application. International Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICETMM-2018), Poornima University, Jaipur, India, January, 29-30, 2018.
  • Ashis Tripathy, Narayan Sahoo, & Priyaranjan Sharma (2018). Ca/Mg/Fe/Titanium- Oxide based Sintered Nanocomposite: A novel suitable material for memory devices. International Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICETMM-2018), Poornima University, Jaipur, India, January 29-30, 2018.
  • Priyaranjan Sharma, Chakradhar, D., & Narendranath, S. (2014). Optimization of WEDM performance characteristics while machining Inconel 600 Superalloy. Conf. on Advances in Light metals and its Composites (CALM-2014), SRM University, Chennai, India, December 6-7, 2014

 

BOOKS WRITTEN/CHAPTER

 

  • Priyaranjan Sharma, D. Chakradhar (2021) Advancements in electrochemical machining. Gupta K. (eds) & Pramanik A. Advanced Machining and Finishing, 375-396, Handbooks in Advanced Manufacturing. Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-817452-4.00006-3, ISBN: 978-0-12-817452-4.
  • Kush Mehta, Munish Gupta, Priyaranjan Sharma (2017) Nano-Machining, Nano-Joining, and Nano-Welding. In: Gupta K. (eds) Micro and Precision Manufacturing, 71-86, Engineering Materials. Springer, Cham, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-68801-5_9, ISSN 1612-1317.

 

ACADEMIC GUIDANCE (UG/PG/PHD)

 

  • Investigation of Engine Oil Contamination (B.Tech. Student: Hardik Gehlot, Year: 2017, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Analysis of manufacturing processes of Combine Harvester (B.Tech. Student: Maaz Ali Khan, Year: 2017, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Analysis of various production line processes in steel manufacturing plant (B.Tech. Student: Vaibhav Karwa, Year: 2017, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Controlling of kiln corrosion for cement industries (B.Tech. Student: Abhijeet Singh Shekhawat, Year: 2017, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Hot call reduction through packaging data integrity & Inventory optimization by altering pack release level change (B.Tech. Student: Karan Gupta, Year: 2018, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Reduction in congestion at final assembly line (B.Tech. Student: Rishabh Mishra, Year: 2018, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Engineering design for additive manufacturing (B.Tech. Student: Hitesh Bhati, Year: 2018, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).
  • Analysis of various processes in Cement Manufacturing (B.Tech. Student: Saumyarup Roy, Year: 2018, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur, India).

 

TRAINING PROGRAMS/WORKSHOP/INDUSTRIAL TRIP/SHORT-TERM COURSES ORGANIZED

 

  • Coordinated industrial workshop on ‘Creating value to the society’ 5th chapter convention on quality concept, organized by Quality Circle Forum of India Delhi Chapter Sub-chapter Jaipur on 26 August 2017.
  • Organized an industrial trip at Maruti Suzuki India Pvt. Ltd. (MSIL), Gurgaon, India for academic collaboration on 20 January 2018.
  • Organized Workshop on “Advanced Manufacturing” for the students of ‘Indian Institute of Craft & Design (IICD)’ held at Institute of Engineering and Technology, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur during 15-16 October 2018.

Areas of expertise: Ultra-precision machining of semiconductors, Micro and nano processing at high temperature, Mechanical behavior of materials, Tribo-emissions
Experience: 6.5 Years Research
Date of joining: 21/10/2021
Email ID: chiragalreja.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

ACHIEVEMENTS/AWARDS

 

  • International Travel Support (ITS) Award by Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India. (Ref: ITS/2019/004105), 2019
  • Recipient of JASSO Scholarship Award for research exchange program from IIT Madras to SIT, Tokyo, Japan, 2018
  • Recipient of MHRD Scholarship from Govt. of India for entire MS-PhD course, 2015-2020
  • Scored 96.8 percentile (from amongst ~1.85 Lakh candidates) in GATE exam, Stream: Mechanical, 2014

 

LIST OF JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

 

  • Chirag Alreja and Sathyan Subbiah, 2018, “Low Pressure Phase Transformations during High-Speed, High-Temperature Scratching of Silicon” ASME, J. Micro and Nano Manuf., DOI: 10.1115/1.4041508.

 

  • Chirag Alreja and Sathyan Subbiah, 2019, “A study of scratch speed effects on ductile-brittle transition in silicon” ASME J. Micro and Nano Manuf., 7(2), 0245051-55, DOI:10.1115/1.4043647.

 

  • Chirag Alreja and Sathyan Subbiah, 2021, “Residual Stress Evolution during Ductile-Brittle Transition while Scratching Silicon” Precision Engineering (Under Review)

 

  • Chirag Alreja and Sathyan Subbiah, 2021, “Study of Force-Depth Plots During Increasing-Decreasing Depth Scratching of Silicon” Journal of Materials Processing Technology (Under Review)

 

  • S Veerabagu, Chirag Alreja, Sathyan Subbiah, “Ductile-brittle transition detection in scratching of single crystal silicon using charged particle emissions.”Procedia CIRP 87 (2020): 378-384.

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES

 

  • Chirag Alreja And Sathyan Subbiah, 2017, “Phase Transformations During High-Speed, High-Temperature Scratching of Silicon” Asme International Manufacturing Science And Engineering Conference (Msec), June 4-8th, La, Usa, Doi:10.1115/Msec2017-2687.

 

  • Chirag Alreja And Sathyan Subbiah, 2018, “A Comprehensive Study of Scratch Speed Effects On Ductile-Brittle Transition In Silicon” WCMNM, 18-20th September, Portoroz, Slovenia

 

  • Chirag Alreja And Sathyan Subbiah, 2019, “Correlation of Ductile-Brittle Transition With Residual Stress Transitions And During Scratching of Silicon” WCMNM, 10-12th September, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.

 

  • Chirag Alreja And Sathyan Subbiah, 2021, “Study of Force-Depth Plots During Increasing-Decreasing Depth Scratching of Silicon” ICTMP Conference (Paper Accepted)

 

  • Chandrakasan Solaimuthu and Palanisamy Govindarajan, Combustion and Emission characteristics of diesel engine using Mahua (Madhuca Indica) biodiesel as fuel, Pro Int Con on Adaptive Technologies for Sustainable Growth (ICATS 2011), Paavai Engineering College, Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, India, pp. 465-469, June 16–18, 2011.

 

  • Solaimuthu and P. Govindarajan, Performance and combustion characteristics of diesel engine using cotton seed biodiesel as fuel, Nat Con on I.C Engines and Com, Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology, Tumkur, KA, India, pp. 34-42, Dec 2004.

 

SEMINAR AND TALKS

 

  • Presented a talk on “High-Speed High-Temperature Scratching of Silicon: Applicate to Heat-Assisted Diamond Turning” in workshop on “Advances in Single Point Diamond Turning” at CMTI Institute, Bangalore, 2016
  • Presented a talk on “Speed Effects on Ductile–Brittle Transition in Silicon” in workshop on “Diamond Turn Machining and Related Technologies” IIT Madras, 2017

Areas of expertise:

  • Biodegradable materials-Magnesium alloys
  • Light-weight materials: Magnesium, Aluminium, Titanium and super alloys.
  • Severe Plastic Deformation
  • Advanced Manufacturing and Technology-Wire EDM and Wire-ED Turning.

Experience: 2.5 Years Research and 4.5 Years Teaching
Date of joining: 01/10/2021
Email ID: gajananmn.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

 

  • Received Best Paper Award by ICDMC 2019, Vel. Tech. Rangarajan Dr Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 28- 29th March 2019 for paper titled “The Role of Processing Temperature in Equal Channel Angular Extrusion: Microstructure Mechanical properties and Corrosion resistance”.
  • Received participation certificate by “Dr. K V Rao Research Awards”-2019 in Chemistry for paper entitled “A novel approach to improve the corrosion resistance of AZ80 Mg alloy through ECAP”.
  • Received Best Poster Award by IcONMAT-2019, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, Kerala. 2nd -5th January-2019 for paper titled “Influence of ECAP Processing Routes on Microstructure Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Behavior of AZ80 Mg alloy”.
  • Received Best Paper Award by CDAMIES2018, NIT-Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu during 18-20 January 2018 for paper titled “Modeling of ECAP Process to Study the Effect of Die Parameters and Friction Coefficient on Equivalent Plastic Strain”.
  • Received ownership for “Flipping type ECAP die” from Government of India. Reg. No: L-79923/2018.

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  1. Prithivirajan, S., Nyahale, M.B., Naik,M. et al.Bio-corrosion impacts on mechanical integrity of ZM21 Mg for orthopaedic implant application processed by equal channel angular pressingJ Mater Sci: Mater Med 32, 65 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10856-021-06535-5.
  2. Badiger, Ravindra I., Ajit M. Hebbale, M. Manjaiah, and Gajanan M. Naik, A Comparative Study on Characteristics of Inconel625 Joints Developed through Microwave Hybrid Heating and Tungsten Inert Gas Welding, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals (2021): 1-10.
  3. Sachin, B., Charitha M. Rao, Gajanan M. Naik, and N. P. Puneet, Influence of slide burnishing process on the surface characteristics of precipitation hardenable steel. SN Applied Sciences 3, 2 (2021): 1-13.
  4. Hebbale, Ajit M., Ravindra I. Badiger, M. S. Srinath, and Gajanan M. Naik., An Experimental Investigation of Microwave Developed Nickel-Based Clads for Slurry Erosion Wear Performance Using Taguchi Approach, Metallogr. Microstruct. Anal. (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007 /s13632-020-00644-3.
  5. Vinayak N Kulkarni, V N Gaitonde, K S Nalavade, Mrityunjay Doddamani and Gajanan M Naik, Optimization of wire EDM process parameters for medical grade nickel titanium shape memory alloy, Strojnícky časopis – Journal of MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, VOL 70 (2020), NO 1, 69 – 80.
  6. Gajanan M Naik, Sandeep Sahu, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Effect of annealing and ageing treatment on pitting corrosion resistance of finegrained Mg-8%Al-0.5%Zn alloy, Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials JOM (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s118 37-019-03769-1.
  7. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Effect of ECAP Die angles on Microstructure Mechanical properties and corrosion behaviour of AZ80 Mg alloy, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance 28(5):1- 10.
  8. Gajanan M Naik, Anjan B Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, N, Preetham Kumar G V, Enhanced mechanical and corrosion properties due to grain refinement in an AZ80 Mg alloy after the combined processes of MDF and ECAP, Mater. Res. Express 6 (2019) 096538 https://doi.org/10.1088 /2053-1591/ab2ddf.
  9. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Corrosion of ECAPed Magnesium alloys and its background: A Review, Journal of Metals Materials and Minerals29 No.2 pp.1-20, 2019, doi.10.14456/jmmm.201 9.13.
  10. Gajanan M Naik, Gopal D Gote, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Effect of grain refinement on the performance of AZ80 Mg alloys during wear and corrosion, Advances in Materials Research, 7 No. 2 (2018) 105-118. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1298 9/amr.2018.7.2.83-96.
  11. Gajanan M Naik, Gopal D Gote, Narendranath S, S S Satheesh Kumar, The impact of homogenization treatment on Microstructure Microhardness and Corrosion behavior of wrought AZ80 magnesium alloys in 3.5wt.% NaCl solution, Res. Express 5 (2018) 086513. https://doi.org/10.1088 /2053-1591/aad31f.
  12. Vishwas C J, Gajanan M Naik, Sachin B, Abhinaba Roy, Puneet N P ,Anjan B N and Vinayak N Kulkarni, Study on Surface Roughness in Minimum Quantity Lubrication Turning of Al6082/SiC Metal Matrix Composites, Applied Mechanics and Materials (Vol. 895, pp. 127-133). Trans Tech Publications Ltd https://doi.org/10.4028/w ww.scientific.net/AMM. 895.127.
  13. Naik, G. M., and Narendranath,S., Optimization of Wire-ED Turning Process Parameters by Taguchi-Grey Relational Analysis, i-manager’s Journal on Mechanical Engineering, 8(2), 1-8. https://doi.org/10.26634/ jme.8.2.14206.
  14. Gajanan M Naik, Gopal D Gote, Narendranath S, Magnesium alloys and its Applications: A Short Review, Journal of Global Engineering Problems & Solutions, 2017..
  15. Abhishek Shetty, Akshar K, Prashanth B Y, Gajanan M Naik, Optimization of Machining Parameters on MRR for EN19 & EN31 steel using Taguchi Method, International Journal of Emerging Research in Management &Technology ISSN: 2278-9359, Volume-6, Issue-5, 2017..
  16. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, A parametric optimization of Wire-ED Turning process parameters on Material Removal Rate of INCONEL 718, Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Biomechanics, Volume 2, Issue 2 Page 8-14, 2017, ISSN- 2456-19X, DOI:https:/doi.org/10/24 243/JMEB/.
  17. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, Effect of machining parameters in wire-electrical discharge turning process: a review, International Journal of Advanced and Innovative Research, 2278-7844, # 171, Volume 5 Issue 2, 2016.
  18. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, Influence of process parameters on Material Removal Rate in wire electric discharge turning process of INCONEL 718, International Journals of Advance Research in Science and Engineering (IJARSE), ISSN: 2319-8354, Vol. No 5, (01)-2016.

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES- CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

 

  1. Ramesh, S., Anne, G., Gajanan M Naik Jagadeesh, C., & Nayaka, H. S., International Conference on Advances in Materials Science, Communication and Microelectronics February 19-20,2021 (Virtual Mode) JECRC Foundation, Jaipur, Rajasthan, Materials Today: Proceedings (2021).
  2. Hebbale, A. Gajanan M Naik. Badiger, R. I., Bellubbi, S., & Narendranath, S, Saltwater corrosion behaviour of equal channel angular pressed AZ80/91 Mg alloys, 2 nd International Conference on Smart And Sustainable Developments in Materials, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering – (SME2020) 22–23 December 2020 | NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, Karnataka, India, Materials Today: Proceedings (2021).
  3. Gajanan M Naik, B. Sachin, Ravindra I. Badiger, Ajit M. Hebbale,, Microstructure and mechanical properties of TiO2 reinforced ZA22 metal matrix composite, International conference on laser deposition (iCOLD2019) Nov 27-29, 2019, AIET Moodbidri, Mangalore, Karnataka India, Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/1 0.1016/j.matpr.2 020.01.529.
  4. Gajanan M Naik Anjan B N, Ravindra I Badiger, Sadashiv Bellubbi, Dinesh Kumar Mishra, An investigation on effects of wireEDT machining parameters on surface roughness of INCONEL 718, International conference on laser deposition (iCOLD2019) Nov 27-29, 2019, AIET Moodbidri, Mangalore, Karnataka India, Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/1 0.1016/j.matpr.2 020.03.031.
  5. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath. S, S.S. Satheesh Kumar,, Effect of grain refinement on mechanical and corrosion behaviour of AZ91 magnesium alloy processed by ECAE, International Conference – Modern Technologies in Industrial Engineering – Lasi Romania, Ramada Hotel, June 19-22, 2019., IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 591 (2019) 012015.
  6. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Influence of ECAP Processing Routes on Microstructure Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Behavior of AZ80 Mg alloy, 3rd International Conference on Optoelectronic and Nano Materials for Advanced Technology (IcONMAT-2019) Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, Kerala. 2nd5th January-2019., AIP Conference Proceedings 2082, 030016 (2019); https://doi.org/ 10.1063/1.5093 834.
  7. Gajanan M Naik, Gopal D Gote, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Microstructure and Corrosion behavior of wrought AZ80 Mg alloys after the combined processes of ECAP and Hot Rolling, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications (IconAMMA-2018), AMRITA University Bengaluru, 16-1IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 577 (2019) 012110, doi:10.1088/17 57- 899X/577/1/01 21102 8th Aug. 2018.,
  8. Gajanan M Naik, Gopal D Gote, Narendranath S, Microstructural and Hardness evolution of AZ80 alloy after ECAP and postECAP processes, 8th International Conference of Material Processing and Characterization (ICMPC2018) Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology-Hyderabad during 16th -18th March 2018, Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (2018) 17763– 17768.
  9. Vishwas C J, Girish L V, Gajanan M Naik, Sachin B, Abhinaba Roy, Prashanth B Y, Effect of Machining Parameters on Surface integrity during Dry Turning of AISI 410 martensitic stainless steel, International Conference on ‘Advances In Manufacturing, Materials And Energy Engineering’ (Icon Mmee 2018) MITEMoodbiri, March 2018, IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 376 (2018) 012127 Doi:10.1088/175 7- 99X/376/1/0121 27.

 

LIST OF CONFERENCES- (Paper presented in Conference but Not Published)

 

  1. Sadashiv Bellubbi, Gajanan M Naik, Ramesh S, Behaviour of Mg alloys after the combined processes of ECAP and Hot Rolling, International conference on Frontiers in Engineering Science and Technology (ICFEST-2020), 18th and 19th December-2020, Yenepoya Institute of Technology, Moddbidri, Mangalore, Karnataka, India.
  2. Aditya Arjun, Akshath T Pai, Bhavish Shetty, Sachin B, Ramesh Babu N, Gajanan M Naik, Charitha M Rao, Kiran S Aithal, Manjunath HN, Impact Analysis of Knee Damper Assistant System with Fall Detection, International conference on Emerging Trends in Science and Engineering (ICETSE 2020), 10th and 11th July 2020, Shri Madhwa Vadiraja Institute of Technology and Management Vishwothama Nagar, Bantakal Udupi, Karnataka, India.
  3. Velsa Sophia Pinto, Shamanth, Gajanan M Naik, Abhinaba Roy, Sachin B, Narendranath S, ANOM optimization studies on Wire Electric Discharge Turning using Taguchi’s experimental design, Global Conference on Advanced Smart and Sustainable Technologies in Engineering (GCASSTE), 30-31 Jan 2020, Mangalore Institute of Technology and Engineering, Moodbidri, Mangalore, Karnataka, India..
  4. Gajanan M Naik, Amal M, Deepak BabuRaj, Sachin B, Ravindra I Badiger, Ajit M. Hebbale,, Effect of TiO2 on Microstructure and Mechanical properties of Zn-22Al-2.5Cu alloy based composite, International conference on laser deposition (iCOLD2019) Nov 27-29, 2019, Alva’s Institute of Engineering and Technology Moodbidri, Mangalore, Karnataka India.
  5. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, Effect of grain refinement on mechanical and corrosion behaviour of AZ91 magnesium alloy processed by ECAE, International Conference – Modern Technologies in Industrial Engineering – Lasi-Romania, Ramada Hotel, June 19-22, 2019.
  6. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, S. S. Satheesh Kumar, The Role of Processing Temperature in Equal Channel Angular Extrusion: Microstructure Mechanical properties and Corrosion resistance, International Conference on Design, Materials, Cryogenics and Constructions ICDMC 2019, Vel. Tech. Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R and D Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 28-29th March 2019.
  7. Venkatesh B, Udhay S Yargambalimath, Vishwas C J, Gajanan M Naik, Sachin B,, Optimization of surface roughness in CNC turning of EN19 and EN31 steel using Taguchi method, 3 rd International conference on emerging trends in Mechanical Engineering (NCETM-2018), AITChikkamagaluru, Karnataka 4th May 2018..
  8. Gajanan M Naik, Gopal D Gote, Narendranath S, Influence of chloride content and exposure time on corrosion behavior of AZ80 wrought Mg alloy, First International Conference on Energy and Environment: Global Challenges March 09 & 10, 2018. Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT-Calicut, Kozhikode, Kerala, India.
  9. Gopal D Gote, Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, Modeling of ECAP Process to Study the Effect of Die Parameters and Friction Coefficient on Equivalent Plastic Strain, CDAMIES2018, NIT-Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu during 18-20 January 2018.
  10. Abhishek Shetty, Akshar K, Prashanth B Y, Gajanan M Naik, Optimization of Machining Parameters on MRR for EN19 & EN31 steel using Taguchi Method, IECE-2017, Coorg Institute of Technology, Ponnampete.
  11. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, Influence of process parameters on Material Removal Rate in wire electric discharge turning process of INCONEL 718, ICRISEM-2016, Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering & Technology (SVCET) Srikakulam,27-Feb2016, ISBN:978-81-932074- 1-3.
  12. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, Optimization of Wire Electric Discharge Turning process parameters for INCONEL 718 super alloy by using ANOVA Technique, ICONMERIT-16, Nehru Institute of Engineering and Technology Coimbatore, 30&31 March 2016.
  13. Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath S, Experimental Investigation of Wire ED Turning of INCONEL 718 super alloys, ICDAMS-2016, Saveetha University-Chennai, 07-08 April 2016.
BOOKS CHAPTERS

 

  • Shetty G.S., Gajanan M Naik, Taguchi Experimental Design for Turning of AISI 4340 Steel and Grey Analysis on Machinability Parameters for Sustainable Machining., Sustainable Machining Strategies for Better Performance, Springer, Singapore. https://doi. org/10.100 7/978-981- 16-2278- 6_1.
  • Sachin, Charitha M. Rao, Gajanan M. Naik, C. Durga Prasad, Ajit M. HebbaleV. Vijeesh, Muralidhara Rao, Minimum Quantity Lubrication and Cryogenic for Burnishing of Difficult to Cut Material as a Sustainable Alternative., Sustainable Machining Strategies for Better Performance., Springer, Singapore. https://doi. org/10.100 7/978-981- 16-2278- 6_6.
  • Gajanan M Naik, Manjaiah Mallaiah, Sachin B and Ravindra, Narendranath S, Effect of ECAE Die Angle on Microstructure Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Behavior of AZ80/91 Magnesium Alloys, “Magnesium Alloys”, (2020).
  • Gote G.D., Naik G.M., Narendranath S., Influence of Chloride Content and Exposure Time on Corrosion Behavior of AZ80 Wrought Mg Alloy., Global Challenges in Energy and Environment. Lecture Notes on Multidisciplinary Industrial Engineering, Springer, Singapore.
  • Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath Satheesh kumar S S, The Role of Processing Temperature in Equal Channel Angular Extrusion: Microstructure Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Resistance, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering., Springer, Singapore https://doi.or g/10.1007/978 -981-15-3631- 1_25 (2020).

 

OTHERS (Copyrights/Patents/Awards/ Magazine etc.)

 

  • Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath. S, S.S. Satheesh Kumar, Flipping Type-ECAP Die, Copyrights Diary Number: 14668/2018-CO/L. Reg. No: L-79923/2018.
  • Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath. S, S.S. Satheesh Kumar, A novel approach to improve the corrosion resistance of AZ80 Mg alloy through ECAP, An active participant in “Dr. K V Rao Research Awards”, for the year 2019 in Chemistry.
  • Gajanan M Naik, Narendranath. S, S.S. Satheesh Kumar, Promoting Material Properties of Magnesium alloys using Equal Channel Angular Press, Research Outreach-Online Magazine (2020).

Areas of expertise: Concrete Technology, Construction Management
Experience: 10.5 Years Teaching Years, 1 Research and 1.5 years in industry
Date of joining: July 1, 2019
Email ID: thejascm.rvitm@rvei.edu.in

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
LIST OF JOURNALS

 

  • Naveena M.P, Dr. G. Narayana, Dr Vijayalakshmi Akella, Thejas CM“ Experimental Investigations on SCC with Indigenously Developed Geopolymer Aggregates ”, Springer Lecture Series Notes (2019)