DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Research

Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy are two important modes through which the faculty and students enhance their knowledge in technology.The Department of mechanical Engineeringis focusing its research on Composites materials. As the department has a state-of-the-art composite laboratory which undertakes sponsored research projects research organization/institutes.

Research Projects:

S No.

Title of the Project

Sanctioning Agency

Cost of The Project

Sanctioned year

Duration

1

Development of carbon/SiC composite divergent nozzle cone

Defence Materials & Stores R&D Laboratory, Kanpur

Rs. 9.92 lacs + FIMs worth about 20 Lacs

2012

24 months (extended to 36 months

2

Design and development of durable low cost housing from glass fiber composites

AICTE,New Delhi

Rs 8,33,334/-

2013

3 years

3

Studies on the performance parameters of cutting tool inserts to establish the influence of surface texturing and its design parameters with elemental ceramic coating, minimum quantity lubrication and lubricants

DST

22,86,021/-

2017

3 Years

4

Solar energy harvesting with teg modules

DRDO Hyderabad

20,56,000/-

2017

2 Years

FACULTY PUBLICATIONS:

S. No.

Name of The Author

Title of the Paper

Journal Name

 

Issn No./Volume No / Page No/Impact Factor/Doi/Citations

Year

Academic Year 2016-2017

01

N. Leela Prasad And K. Vizayakumar

Life Cycle Assessment Of Solar Pv System For Sustainable Electric Power Generation

Energy Procedia

P.G.No:1-16/2.5

June-2016

02

K. Chandra Shekar , B. Anjaneya Prasad, And N. Eswara Prasad

 

Strengthening In And Fracture Behaviour Of Cnt And Carbon-Fibre-Reinforced Epoxy-Matrix Hybrid Composite

Indian Academy Of Sciences

Sadhana Vol. 41, No.12,Pp.1443-1461

Doi 10.1007/S12046-0566-8/2.5

Dec-2016

03

K. Chandra Shekar, K.Teja, N. Prashanth, M.V.R.Phanidran

Processing And Effect Of Heat Treatment On Mechanical Properties Of Gray Cast Iorn

International Journal Of Engineering  Research   & Technology

(Ijert)

Issn:2278-0181 Vol.5/P.G:554-557/2.80

Sep-2016

04

R.Karthikeyan, M.Saravanan, B. Singaravel And P. Sathiya

Effect Of Heat Input And Post-Weld Heat Treatment On The Mechanical And Metallurgical Characteristics Of Laser-Welded Maraging Steel Joints

World Scientific

Vol. 24, No 7,1750102/P.G:1-13

Doi:10.1142/S0218625x17501025

2017

05

Dr.K. Chandra Shekar,

Processing Inter Laminar

Shear Strength Of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Matrix Composite

International Journal For Scientific

Research And Development

Issn 2321-0613vol.No-5,Issue-2/4.396

April-2017

06

B.Singaravel,T.Selyaraj

Application Of Taguchi Method Foe Optimization Of Parameters In Turning Operation

De Gruyter

J.Manuf.Sci Prod/10.1515/Jmsp-2016-004

2016

07

B.Singaravel,T.Selyaraj

Application Of Integrated Taguchi And Topsis Method For Optimization Of Process Parameters For Dimensional Acuracy In Turning Of En25 Steel

Journal Of The Chinese Institute Of Engineers

Issn:0253-3839

April-2017

08

B.Singaravel,T.Selyaraj

Multi Criteria Optimisation Using Analytic Hierachi Process In Turning Operation

Int.J.Machining And Machinability Of Materials

Vol.19.No.3

2017

09

K. Chandra Shekar1 , K. Teja2 , N. Prashanth3 , M. Bharadwaj4 , M. V. R. Phanindran5

Synthesis And Flexural Strength Of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Matrix Composite

International Journal For Research In Applied Science & Engineering Technology (Ijraset)

Volume 5 Issue Iv, April 2017 Ic Value: 45.98 Issn: 2321-9653

2017

10

Yelamasetti Balrama*

, B Sridhar Babub

, Harinadh Vemanaboinac

, K.Chandra Sekhar

Prediction Of Residual Stresses And Distortion In Gtaw Process

International Journal Of Advance Research And Innovative Ideas In Education (Ijariie)

Ijariie-Issn(O)-2395-4396, Vol-2 Issue-2 2017/5.69

2017

11

G. Lakshmi Srinivas1 , Parayil Harish2 , M. Sukender Reddy3 , Mani Teja4

Design And Thermal Analysis Of Fins

International Journal Of Scientific Engineering And Technology Research (Ijsetr)

Issn 2319-8885 Vol.06,Issue.14 April-2017, Pages:2759-2764

2017

12

G. Lakshmi Srinivas1 , Y. Abhinava Reddy2 , J. Suresh Kumar3 , D. Aniketh4

Improvement Of Heat Exchangers Overall Heat Transfer Coefficient Using Cuo-Water Nano-Fluid

International Journal Of Scientific Engineering And Technology Research (Ijsetr)

Issn 2319-8885 Vol.06,Issue.14 April-2017, Pages:2751-2755

2017

Academic Year 2015-2016

01

K. Chandra Shekar , B. Anjaneya Prasad, And N. Eswara Prasad

Effect Of Notch Root Radius On The Fracture Toughness Of Epoxy And 0.5 Wt.% Amino Mwcnts-Reinforced Nanocomposite

Transactions Of The Indian Institute Of Metals

0972-2815/Vol. 69, No. 5/ Pp. 1069-1075/1/10.1007/S12666-015-0623-8/02-C/I

 

2016

02

K. Chandra Shekar , B. Anjaneya Prasad, And N. Eswara Prasad

 

Effect Of Amino Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Reinforcement On The Plane Strain Fracture Toughness Of Neat Epoxy

Journal Of Aerospace Sciences And Technologies

 

2332-8258/Vol.67, No. 2b, / Pp. 330-334/2/I

 

 

July-2015

03

K. Chandra Shekar , N. Krishna Kanth, P K Subramanian, Anil Kumar, B. Anjaneya Prasad , And N. Eswara Prasad

Fracture Behaviour Of Carbon Nanotube And Carbon Fiber-Reinforced, Epoxy-Matrix Hybrid Composite

 

Int. J. Materials And Product Technology

 

Vol. 51, No. 1, , Pp. 1-16/3/ Doi: 10.1504/Ijmpt.2015.070075/1-C/I

 

2015

04

K. Chandra Shekar , Ch. Sainath Reddy, G. Sai Ram, B. Hari Sai Kiran, M. Abhinav

 

Experimental Investigation On Weldability Aspects Of Aluminium 6063 Alloy Using Friction Stir Welding And Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

 

International Journal Of Engineering  Research   & Technology

(Ijert)

 

2278-0181/Volume. 5/ Pp. 95-98/2.70/

 

 

April-2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

05

K. Chandra Shekar

 

Fabrication And Flexural Strength Of Glass Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Matrix Composite

 

International Journal For Scientific Reserch Devlopment

 

2321-0613/Vol. 7, /, Pp. 35-39/2.39

 

 

2016

06

Y. L. Prasanna, K. Chandra Shekar.,

 

Modeling Of Surface Roughness And Material Removal Rate In Edm Process Using Neural Networks.

 

International Journal Of Dynamics Of Fluids

 

Issn 0973-1784/Vol.11 Number 1 Pp. 25-30

 

2015

07

M. Radhika, K. Chandra Shekar, G.V. Rao.,

 

Finite Element Analysis And Experimental Validation Of Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessel For Cng Storage

 

International Journal Of Materials Science

 

Issn 0973-4589/Vol. 10. Number 2, Pp.171-176./

 

2015

08

V.Guru Shanker , V.Siva Rama Krishna, K. Chandra Shekar.,

 

Simulation Of Flow Over Naca 23012 Airfoil In Incompressible And Compressible Subsonic Regimes

 

International Journal Of Dynamics Of Fluids

 

Issn 0973-1784/Vol. 11, No01, Pp.1-8

 

 

2015

09

Vvssm Bharath,Abhirav Mathur,N.Leela Prasad

 

Life Cycle Costing Of A 100kwp Solar Pv System

International Journal Of Innovations In Engineering And Technology (Ijiet)

Issn: 2319 – 1058/Volume 6 Issue 1,/Pg21-27/0.672/I

 

 

Oct-2015

10

Abhiravmathur, VVSSM.Bharath, N. Leela Prasad

 

DESIGN AND SIZING OF A GRID CONNECTED SOLAR PV SYSTEM

 

International Journal Of Advance Research In Science And Engineering(IJARSE)

ISSN : 2319-8354/Vol No.4,Issue 1 /2.83

 

 

Sep-2015

Academic Year 2014-2015

01

M. Ashok  Kumar, A. M. K. Prasad, G. V. Rao, D.V. Ravi Shankar.”

 

Effect of Indenter loading Rate on Hybridized composite Laminates Subjected  To Quasi-static indentation”

 

Research  Journal of Material Sciences

 

ISSN 2320-6055,

Vol.2(4)-Issue 1-6

 

Aug-2014

02

M. Ashok  Kumar, A. M. K. Prasad, G. V. Rao, D.V. Ravi Shankar, G. Giridhar

 

”Characterization of composite  Laminates  Subjected to Repeated Indentation”

 

Advances in material science

 

Vol.14-Issue 2(40)/1.0/10.2478

 

JUNE-2014

03

S. Venugopal Rao , M.Venkataramana, A.C.S.Kumar

 

Effect of heat treatment processes on ductile cast iron mechanical properties an experimental approach”-

 

International Journal of Advanced Technology in Engineering and Science

 

2348-7550/

”Vol. 2,Issue 12/Pg no-221-226/2.870

 

 

DEC-2014

04

V.Gurushanker, V.Kiran Kumar, A .Anuj Reddy, E.Rakesh

 

Modeling and flow Analysis of   Can type Combustion Chamber with N- Butane as a Fuel  for Gas Turbine Engine” ,

 

International Journal of Engineering  Research   & Technology

 

2278-0181/

Vol. 3-Issue 12/pg212-215/2.85

 

 

DEC-2014

05

P.Sharadha Vani   D. V. Ramana Reddy, B. Siva Prasad, K. Chandra Shekar

 

“ Design and Analysis of A320 Wing  using E-Glass Epoxy Composite”

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology

 

2278-0181/

Vol.3- Issue 11/pg no-536-539/2.82

 

 

Nov-2014

06

Abhirav Mathur, Mohammed Areeb Muneer, G. Sai Mani Sarat Kumar, K. Chandra Shekar.,

 

Experimental investigation for Welding aspects of AISI  316 Austenitic Stainless Steel

 

International Journal of Materials Science

 

0973-4589/Vol 10 Number 2 pp. 177-182.

 

2015

07

K.Chandra Shekar, Abhrav Mathur, Md Areeb Muneer, S.S. Sri Charan

 

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding of AISI  304 Austenitic Stainless Steels

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology

IJERT

 

ISSN 2278-0181/Vol. 4 Issue 12, /148-150/2.85

 

 

Dec-2015

08

G. Unitha, K. Chandra Shekar.,

 

Design, Analysis And Fabrication of Multi cravity Injection Mould for A Pipe Joint Cup

 

International Journal of Materials Science

 

ISSN 0973-4589/Vol 10 No.1, pp. 103-114

 

2015

09

A.Srinath Bhargav, U. Teja, M. Tharun, K. Chandra Shekar.

 

Weldability Studies of Aluminum 6082-T6 Alloy

 

International Journal of Materials Science

 

ISSN 0973-4589/Vol. 10, No 01,pp.47-52

 

 

2015

10

Prashanth Turla, K. Chandra Shekar, M. Radhika.,

 

Dynamic Mechanical Analysis of Carbon/Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer Matrix Composite Materials

 

International Journal of Materials Science

 

ISSN 0973-4589/Vol 10, No 01, pp. 11-16

 

 

2014

11

N. Leela Prasad1, K. Vizayakumar2

 

Analysis of Conventional Coal Based Thermal Power Generation System – A LCA Approach

 

International Journal of Applied Engineering Research.

 

ISSN 1087-1090/Volume 9, Number 19,Pg no4369-4376/I

 

2014

Academic Year 2013-2014

01

K. Chandra Shekar , B. Anjaneya Prasad, and N. Eswara Prasad

“Effect of Amino Multi walled Carbon Nanotubes Reinforcement on the Flexural Properties of Neat Epoxy”,

 

APPLIED MECHANICS AND MATERIALS

Vols. 592-594, pp.912-916. /10.4028/02-C/I

2014

02

K. Chandra Shekar , B. Anjaneya Prasad, and N. Eswara Prasad

 

“Interlaminar Shear strength of Multi – walled carbon nanotube and carbon fiber reinforced, epoxy- matrix hybrid composite”,

PROCEDIA MATERIALS SCIENCE

 

2211-8128/Vol. 6,  pp.1336 – 1343./10.1016/j.mspro.2014.07.12/06-C/I

 

2014

03

K. Chandra Shekar, M. Sai Priya, P.K. Subramanian, Anil Kumar, B. Anjaneya Prasad, and N. Eswara Prasad

 

Processing, structure and flexural strength properties CNT and Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy matrix hybrid Composite

 

BULLETIN OF MATERIALS SCIENCES

 

0250-4707/Vol. 37, No. 3, , pp. 597-602./ DOI: 10.1007/s12034-014-0703-0/ 02-C/I

2014

04

K. Chandra Shekar, M. Naveen Kumar, P K Subramanian PK, Anil Kumar, B. Anjaneya Prasad, and N. Eswara Prasad.,

 

“Effect of Notch root radius on the apparent fracture toughness in CNT and carbon fiber reinforced, epoxy-matrix hybrid composite”.

 

TRANSACTIONS OF THE INDIAN INSTITUTE OF METALS

 

0972-2815/Vol. 67, No. 1,  pp. 33-39./ 0.870/10.1007/s12666-013-0132-4/06-C/I

 

 

2014

05

P. Deepak, S. Vamshi Reddy, N. Ramya, M. Bharath Goud, K. Chandra Shekar,

 

“Design and Analysis of Three Wheeled Dual Steering Vehicle  ”,

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology,

 

ISSN 2278-0181/Vol. 3, No. 4, pp.36-42./2.8

 

 

APRIL-2014

06

M. Radhika, K. Chandra Shekar, G. V. Rao

 

Design, Fabrication and Testing of Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessel for CNG Storage” hCNG Storage

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology,

 

ISSN 2278-0181/Vol. 3, No. 12, pp. 136-138/2.80/1-C

 

 

2014

07

T. Prashanth, S. SampathKumar, P. Harshitha Reddy, K.Chandra Shekar, Subhash Deo Hiwase,

 

“Aerodynamic CFD Study of Clark Y Airfoil

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology,

 

ISSN 2278-0181/Vol. 3, No. 2, , pp. 402-405/2.80

 

FEB2014

08

Prashanth Turla , S. Sampath Kumar, P. Harshitha Reddy, K. Chandra Shekar,

 

Processing and Flexural Strength of Carbon Fiber and Glass Fiber Reinforced Epoxy-Matrix Hybrid Composite

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology,

 

ISSN 2278-0181/Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 394-398/2.80/

 

 

2013

09

Prashanth Turla , S. Sampath Kumar , P. Harshitha Reddy, K. Chandra Shekar,

 

Interlaminar Shear Strength of Carbon Fiber and Glass Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Matrix Hybrid Composite

 

International Journal of Research in Engineering & Advanced Technology(IJEART),

 

ISSN 2320 – 8791/Volume 2, No. 2, , pp. 1-4/1.47/03-C

 

 

APRIL-2014

10

M. Venkata Ramana, S. Venugopal Rao, N. Leela Prasad

 

" Parametric Optimization of Green Sand Moulding Process Based on Wet Tensile Strength

 

International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT) ,

 

ISSN  2278-0181 / Vol.2 - Issue 12 /PG.NO2544-2548/2.80

 

 

DEC-2013

11

N. Leela Prasad , Bhogaraju Nikhil, Guglothu Purnivas , B. Veera Brahmendra Rao , N. Kalyan Chakravarthy,

 

.”Design and Performance Analysis of Liquid Fueled Pulsejet Engine”

 

International Journal of Research in Engineering & Advanced Technology(IJEART),

 

ISSN 2320 – 8791/Vol. 2- Issue 2/Pg no 1-5/1.47

 

 

APIL-2014

12

M. Ashok  Kumar, A. M.K.Prasad, G. V. Rao, D.V. Ravi Shankar.

 

“ Influence of Fiber Orientation on E-  Glass/Epoxy Composite Laminates subjected to Quasi- Static Loading”

 

Australian Journal of Industry Research

 

ISSN 2320-0936/Vol.2 /pg no-1-9

 

 

2014

13

Alapati Venkateswarlu, Prof. Dr.V.K SharmaDr.L.Rama Krishna

Evaluation of Microstructure and Texture of

Alloy–90 Sheets

 

International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology (IJLTET)

Vol. 2 Issue 3

ISSN: 2278-621X/pg no 1-10

MAY 2013

BOOKS&CHAPTERS

1

K. Chandra Shekar and B. Anjaneya Prasad

Mechanical

Characterization of Hybrid Composite

Lap Lambert academic

publishing (Germany)

978-3-659-91662-5

2016

2

Suresh Kumar, K. Chandra Shekar, B Jana, LM Manocha and N Eswara

Prasad

Chapter 15: C/C and C/SiC Composites for Aerospace Applications

Springer Book Series

978-981-10-2133-6

2016

3

K. Chandra Shekar

Linear Elastic Fracture Mechanics of Epoxy Matrix

Composites

Lap Lambert academic publishing (Germany)

978-3-659-93509-1

2016