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3rd International Conference on Materials


Processing and Characterisation (ICMPC 2014)

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Contents
Preface
S.K. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Comparative Study of Bond Strength of Formaldehyde and Soya based Adhesive in Wood Fibre Plywood
N. Muttil, G. Ravichandra, S.W. Bigger, G.R. Thorpe, D. Shailaja, S.K. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
CFBP Network A Technique for Crack Detection
D.N. Thatoi, S. Choudhury, H.C. Das, P.K. Jena, G. Agrawal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Analysis of Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polymer Composites Using Continuum Mechanics Approach
A.K. Gupta, S.P. Harsha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Two Different Energy Inputs for Laser Cladding of Stellite 6 on P91 and P22 Steel Substrates
A. Kusmoko, D. Dunne, H. Li, D. Nolan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Severe Plastic Deformation and Heat Treatment on Toughness of Magnesium Alloys
M. Govindaraju, K. Balasubramanian, U. Chackingal, K. Prasad Rao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
EPFM Analysis of Subsurface Crack Beneath a Wheel Flat Using Dynamic Condition
N.K. Kanoje, S.C. Sharma, S.P. Harsha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fabrication and Analysis of Micro-pillars by Abrasive Water Jet Machining
V.K. Pal, S.K. Choudhury . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Numerical Modeling of Part-through Cracks in Pipe and Pipe Bend Using XFEM
K. Sharma, I.V. Singh, B.K. Mishra, V. Bhasin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Machinability Assessment through Experimental Investigation during Hard and Soft Turning of Hardened Steel
A. Pal, S.K. Choudhury, S. Chinchanikar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Study to Assess the Effect of Electrode Bottom Profiles while Machining Inconel 718 through EDM Process
M. Manohar, T. Selvaraj, D. Sivakumar, S. Gopinath, K.M. George . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finite Element Modelling of Electro-hydraulic Forming of Sheets
T. Mane, V. Goel, S.D. Kore . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Process Parameters and Metallographic Studies of ASS-304 Stainless Steel at Various Temperatures under Warm Deep Drawing
L. Jayahari, B.B. Naik, S.K. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Formability Limit Diagrams of Extra-deep-drawing Steel at Elevated Temperatures
R.R. Goud, K. Eswar Prasad, S.K. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Development of Thin Sheets from Fe-P Alloys through P/M Technique
S. Trivedi, D. Ravi Kumar, S. Aravindan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Friction Stir Welding of Austenitic Stainless Steel by PCBN Tool and its Joint Analyses
M.P. Meshram, B.K. Kodli, S.R. Dey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Minimization of Kerf Taper Angle and Kerf Width Using Taguchis Method in Abrasive Water Jet Machining of Marble
V. Gupta, P.M. Pandey, M.P. Garg, R. Khanna, N.K. Batra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) on Surface Roughness of Mild Steel of 15HRC on Universal Milling Machine
S.B. Kedare, D.R. Borse, P.T. Shahane . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Thickness and Grain Size on Flow Stress of Very Thin Brass Sheets
D. Anand, D. Ravi Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Surface Crack and its Size on Mechanical Characteristics of Gold Nano-wires
K. Saini, N. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Motor Current Signature Analysis for Bearing Fault Detection in Mechanical Systems
S. Singh, A. Kumar, N. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Multi Objective Optimization of Friction Stir Welding Parameters for Joining of Two Dissimilar Thin Aluminum Sheets
R.K. Kesharwani, S.K. Panda, S.K. Pal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Temperature and Strain Rate on Deformation Behavior of Zirconium Alloy: Zr-2.5Nb-0.5Cu
K.K. Saxena, S. Sonkar, R. Kumar, V. Pancholi, G.P. Chaudhari, D. Srivastava, G.K. Dey, S.K. Jha, N. Saibaba . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Tribo-electric Charging in the Ultra-high Precision Machining of Contact Lens Polymers
O.A. Olufayo, K. Abou-El-Hossein, M.M. Kadernani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microstructure and Tensile Toughness Correlation of 1.2542 Tool Steel after Deep Cryogenic Treatment
S.E. Vahdat, S. Nategh, S. Mirdamadi. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Effect of Interface Strength of M23C6 in Steel Matrix on Tensile Toughness and Strength
S.E. Vahdat, A. Pournaghi, A. Mohamadinia, M. Hajili . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Thermal Behavior of SST-1 Vacuum Vessel and Plasma Facing Components during Baking
Z. Khan, Y. Paravastu, S. Pradhan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Drilling Parameters of Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites Using Response Surface Methodology
G. Chaudhary, M. Kumar, S. Verma, A. Srivastav . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Fabrication Technique on Microstructure and Electrical Conductivity of Polyaniline-TiO2-PVA Composite Material
R. Arora, U.K. Mandal, P. Sharma, A. Srivastav . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Modified Silane Films for Corrosion Protection of Mild Steel
P. Balan, M.J. Shelton, D.O. Li Ching, G.C. Han, L.K. Palniandy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Temperature Instability in High-Tc Superconducting Wire Exposed to Thermal Disturbance
Z. Khan, S. Pradhan, I. Ahmed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A New Approach to Dynamical Determination of the Active Zone in the Framework of the Hybrid Model (Quantum Mechanics/ Molecular
Mechanics)
O.E. Glukhova, G.V. Savostyanov, M.M. Slepchenkov . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Degassing Measurement Studies Carried out for Various Forms of Activated Carbon
S. Mukherjee, R. Gangradey, S. Guru, P. Nayak, J. Agrawal, V.S. Tripathi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
OGMS: A Facility to Measure Out-gassing Rate of Materials
R. Gangradey, S. Mukherjee, P. Panchal, N.R. Prakash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Temperature and Strain Rate on Deformation Behavior of Zirconium Alloy: Zr-2.5Nb
K.K. Saxena, S.D. Yadav, S. Sonkar, V. Pancholi, G.P. Chaudhari, D. Srivastava, G.K. Dey, S.K. Jha, N. Saibaba . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design Verification through Tolerance Stack up Analysis of Mechanical Assembly and Least Cost Tolerance Allocation
A.K. Sahani, P.K. Jain, S.C. Sharma, J.K. Bajpai . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Machining of Tungsten Heavy Alloy under Cryogenic Environment
S.R. Nandam, U. Ravikiran, A.A. Rao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Surface Texture and Elemental Characterization of High Aspect Ratio Blind Micro Holes on Different Materials in Micro EDM
S. Barman, Vijay, Nagahanumaiah, A.B. Puri. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Behavior of Ao Mode Transduced Using Synchronised Rotationally (Same Direction) Misaligned Air-coupled Transducers
C. Ramadas, I. Khan, A. Hood, M. Joshi. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Improvisation of Interfacial Bond Strength in Shape Memory Alloy Hybrid Polymer Matrix Composites
V. Murkute, A. Gupta, D.G. Thakur, R. Harshe, M. Joshi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Tensile Deformation and Fracture Behaviour of an Aerospace Aluminium Alloy AA2219 in Different Ageing Conditions
Ch. V.A. Narasayya, P. Rambabu, M.K. Mohan, R. Mitra, N.E. Prasad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Challenges in Processing of a Cocured Wing Test Box Using Vacuum Enhanced Resin Infusion Technology (VERITy)
K.K. Verma, B.L. Dinesh, K. Singh, K.M. Gaddikeri, R. Sundaram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Prediction of Forming Limit Diagram for Ti-6Al-4V Alloy Using Artificial Neural Network
N. Kotkunde, A.D. Deole, A.K. Gupta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Constitutive Description to Predict High-temperature Flow Stress in Austenitic Stainless Steel 316
K.S. Prasad, A.K. Gupta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
DOE Based Parametric Study of Volumetric Change of FDM Parts
P.K. Gurrala, S.P. Regalla . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigation of Melt Flow Index and Impact Strength of Foamed LLDPE for Rotational Moulding Process
P.L. Ramkumar, D.M. Kulkarni, V.V.R. Abhijit, A. Cherukumudi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Support Vector Regression based Flow Stress Prediction in Austenitic Stainless Steel 304
R.K. Desu, S.C. Guntuku, B. Aditya, A.K. Gupta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Mesh Parameters in Finite Element Simulation of Single Point Incremental Sheet Forming Process
K. Suresh, S.P. Regalla . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect and Optimization of Various Machine Process Parameters on the Surface Roughness in EDM for an EN41 Material Using
Grey-taguchi
Vikas, A.K. Roy, K. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Study of Friction and Wear of ABS/Zno Polymer Composite Using Taguchi Technique
J. Sudeepan, K. Kumar, T.K. Barman, P. Sahoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Thickness Ratio on Weld Line Displacement in Deep Drawing of Aluminium Steel Tailor Welded Blanks
A. Khan, V.V.N.S. Suresh, S.P. Regalla . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
On the Use of Greatest Integer Function to Express Material Property Variation in Free Vibration Problem of Simply Supported Square Plates
with Square Array of Circular Perforations
K.D. Mali, P.M. Singru . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design of a Mixed Flow Pump Impeller Blade and its Validation Using Stress Analysis
S. Srivastava, A.K. Roy, K. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of a Glass-ceramic Bond Coated TBC System
S. Ghosh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Analysis of Formability in Single Point Incremental Forming Using Finite Element Simulations
K. Suresh, S.P. Regalla . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Effect of Thermal Treatment of a Ferro Magnetic Core on Induced EMF
S. Mandava, S. Ramachandrula, A. Yarramareddy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Aluminium Enclosures on Induced EMF
S. Ramachandrula . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Cutting Fluid Selection for Sustainable Design for Manufacturing: An Integrated Theory
Jagadish, A. Ray . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Modal Analysis of Functionally Graded Material Plates Using Finite Element Method
I. Ramu, S.C. Mohanty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Characterization and Wear Behavior of Carbon Black Filled Polymer Composites
S. Ojha, S.K. Acharya, R. Gujjala . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Relating Product Manufacturing Decisions to Environmental and Cost Performance Using CAPP
P.D. Chougule, S. Kumar, H.K. Raval . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Extraction and Characterization of Chitin and Chitosan from (Labeo Rohit) Fish Scales
S. Kumari, P.K. Rath . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design and Finite Element Analysis of an Automotive Clutch Assembly
R. Purohit, P. Khitoliya, D.K. Koli . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Wear Performance of Aa 5083/10 Wt. % Sicp Composites Using Taguchi Method
R.S. Rana, R. Purohit, A.K. Sharma, S. Rana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Analysis of Hounsfield Unit of Human Bones for Strength Evaluation
S.N. Khan, R.M. Warkhedkar, A.K. Shyam . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Review on Electromagnetic Forming Process
D. Gayakwad, M.K. Dargar, P.K. Sharma, R. Purohit, R.S. Rana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of 3-mercaptopropyltrimethoxysilane on Surface Finish and Material Removal Rate in Chemical Mechanical Polishing
M. Sivanandini, S.S. Dhami, B.S. Pabla, M.K. Gupta. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Multi-objective Optimization in Drilling of GFRP Composites: A Degree of Similarity Approach
V. Sonkar, K. Abhishek, S. Datta, S.S. Mahapatra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Comparing Predictability of Genetic Programming and ANFIS on Drilling Performance Modeling for GFRP Composites
K. Abhishek, B.N. Panda, S. Datta, S.S. Mahapatra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Study of Mechanical Properties of Wood Dust Reinforced Epoxy Composite
R. Kumar, K. Kumar, P. Sahoo, S. Bhowmik . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Ag Doping on Antibacterial and Photocatalytic Activity of Nanocrystalline TiO2
M. Harikishore, M. Sandhyarani, K. Venkateswarlu, T.A. Nellaippan, N. Rameshbabu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Review on Properties, Behaviour and Processing Methods for Al-Nano Al2O3 Composites
D.K. Koli, G. Agnihotri, R. Purohit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Selection of Material for Optimal Design Using Multi-criteria Decision Making
R. Kumar, Jagadish, A. Ray. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Detection of Apposite PSO Parameters Using Taguchi based Grey Relational Analysis: Optimization and Implementation Aspects on Manufacturing Related Problem
A. Das, A. Majumder, P.Kr. Das . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
An Experimental Investigation of Machinability of Inconel 718 in Electrical Discharge Machining
C.P. Mohanty, S.S. Mahapatra, M.R. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Study of Cutting Forces in Ball End Milling of Al2014-T6 Using Response Surface Methodology
M.K. Dikshit, A.B. Puri, A. Maity. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Process Parameters on Microhardness of Ni-P-Al2O3 Composite Coatings
P. Gadhari, P. Sahoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Compromise Solution by VIKOR Method for Ergonomically Designed Product with Optimal Set of Design Characteristics
P.P. Mohanty, S.S. Mahapatra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Thermal Analysis and Nanoindentaion Studies on Nanocrystalline AlCrNiFeZn High Entropy Alloy
C.S. Babu, N.T.B.N. Koundinya, K. Sivaprasad, J.A. Szpunar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mechanical, Metallurgical Characteristics and Corrosion Properties of Friction Stir Welded AA6061-T6 Using Commercial Pure Aluminium
as a Filler Plate
K.T. Babu, P.K. Kumar, S. Muthukumaran. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microstructural and Mechanical Properties of Walking Friction Stir Spot Welded AA 6061-T6 Sheets
S. Venukumar, B. Baby, S. Muthukumaran, S.V. Kailas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Die-less Rapid Prototyping Process: Parametric Investigations
B.V. Desai, K.P. Desai, H.K. Raval. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Deformation Behavior of Micro-alloyed Steel by Using Thermo Mechanical Simulator and Finite Element Method
Md. I. Equbal, P. Talukdar, V. Kumar, R.K. Ohdar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Study of Tribological Behavior of ABS/ CaCO3 Composite Using Grey Relational Analysis
J. Sudeepan, K. Kumar, T.K. Barman, P. Sahoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design of Novel Capacitive RF MEMS Shunt Switch with Aluminum Nitride (AlN) Dielectric
B.L. Reddy, T. Shanmuganantham . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Multi-objective Optimization of Machining Parameters During Dry Turning of AISI 304 Austenitic Stainless Steel Using Grey Relational Analysis
S.K. Nayak, J.K. Patro, S. Dewangan, S. Gangopadhyay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microstructural and Nanoindentation Studies Across Diffusion-bonded Interfaces in Al/Cu Metal Intermetallic Laminates
S.S.M. Kartheek, K.V. Vamsi, B. Ravisankar, K. Sivaprasad, S. Karthikeyan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Carbon Nanotubes and their Growth Methods
R. Purohit, K. Purohit, S. Rana, R.S. Rana, V. Patel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Surface Roughness and MRR in Electrochemical Machining of EN31 Tool Steel Using Grey-taguchi Approach
M.K. Das, K. Kumar, T.Kr. Barman, P. Sahoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Application of Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm for Optimization of MRR and Surface Roughness in EDM of EN31 Tool Steel
M.K. Das, K. Kumar, T.Kr. Barman, P. Sahoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fuzzy Rule-based Decision Making to Minimize Wear Rate of Dumper Tires
B. Das, S.Ch. Panja, R.P. Chakrabarty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Electronic Interaction between Mg Porphyrin and TiO2 within a Conducting Brain Like Polypyrrole Nanomatrix
R. Singh, A. Karmakar, J.S. Manna, D. Das, M.K. Mitra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Synthesis of Chlorophyll Entrapped Red Luminescent Silica Nanoparticles for Bioimaging Application
I. Mitra, N. Manna, J.S. Manna, M.K. Mitra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Abrasive Water Jet Cutting of Borosilicate Glass
U. Aich, S. Banerjee, A. Bandyopadhyay, P.K. Das . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Casting Design and Simulation of Cover Plate Using AutoCAST-X Software for Defect Minimization with Experimental Validation
C.M. Choudhari, B.E. Narkhede, S.K. Mahajan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Flow Behaviour of Bidisperse MR Polishing Fluid and Ball End MR Finishing
M.S. Niranjan, S. Jha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Study of Mechanical and Crystalline Behavior of Polyamide 6/Hytrel/Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) based Polymer Composites
B.F. Jogi, M. Sawant, P.K. Brahmankar, D. Ratna, M.C. Tarhekar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Process Parameters of Al-Si Alloy by Centrifugal Casting Technique Using Taguchi Design of Experiments
P. Shailesh, S. Sundarrajan, M. Komaraiah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Analytical Modeling of Temperature Distribution, Peak Temperature, Cooling Rate and Thermal Cycles in a Solid Work Piece Welded By
Laser Welding Process
K.S. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Springback in Sheet Metal U Bending-Fea and Neural Network Approach
G. Sharad, V.M. Nandedkar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Carburizing Flame and Oxidizing Flame on Surface Roughness in Turning of Aluminium Metal Matrix Composite and Differential
Evolution Optimization of Process Parameters
N.V.V.S. Sudheer, K.K. Pavan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Dimensional Accuracy Comparison of Investment Castings Prepared with Wax and ABS Patterns for Bio-medical Application
R. Singh, S. Singh, G. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigations for Dimensional Accuracy of Investment Casting Process after Cycle Time Reduction by Advancements in Shell Moulding
R. Singh, S. Singh, V. Mahajan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Sensitivity Analysis to Determine the Parameters of Genetic Algorithm for Machine Layout
C. Srinivas, B.R. Reddy, K. Ramji, R. Naveen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Formulation and Comparison of Experimental based Mathematical Model with Artificial Neural Network Simulation and RSM (Response
Surface Methodology) Model for Optimal Performance of Sliver Cutting Operation of Bamboo
C.N. Sakhale, S.N. Waghmare, S.K. Undirwade, V.M. Sonde, M.P. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Studies of a Rectangular Cup Formation of Al 7075 Alloy in Superplastic Forming Process
G. Kumaresan, K. Kalaichelvan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microwave Trimming Method (MTM) of Polymer Thick Film Resistors
K.V. Subramanium, R.B. Busi, B. Poornaiah, Y.S. Rao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Finite Element Approach to Bending, Contact and Fatigue Stress Distribution in Helical Gear Systems
S. Jyothirmai, R. Ramesh, T. Swarnalatha, D. Renuka . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design and Development of Knowledge Base Scheme for Chromite-based Resin Bonded Sand Core System
B. Surekha, D.H. Rao, G.K.M. Rao, P.R. Vundavilli . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Application of ANN in Identifying Defects in Impacted Composite
S. Samanta, A. Mandal, T.J. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Analysis of Surface Topology in Dry Machining of EN-8 Steel
S.J. Raykar, D.M. DAddona, D. Kramar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of CeO2 in Cr3C2-NiCr Coating on Superni 600 at High Temperature
S. Kumar, D. Mudgal, S. Singh, S. Prakash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Investigation on Drilling of AA2219-TiB2/ZrB2 In-situ Metal Matrix Composites
A. Mahamani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Multi-objective Optimization of Turning Process during Machining of AlMg1SiCu Using Non-dominated Sorted Genetic Algorithm
R. Dhabale, V.K.S. Jatti, T.P. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Thrust, Torque Analyses and Optimization in Microdrilling of GFRP Using Full Factorial Design Integrated CNSGA-II Algorithm
S.N. Sahu, D. Nayak, H.K. Rana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Enhanced Mechanical and Wear Performance of Epoxy/glass Composites with PTW/Graphite Hybrid Fillers
M. Sudheer, K. Hemanth, K. Raju, T. Bhat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design, Modeling and Structural Analysis of Wave Springs
P.N.L. Pavani, B.K. Prafulla, R.P. Rao, S. Srikiran . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Evaluation of Chip-tool Interface Temperature: Effect of Tool Coating and Cutting Parameters during Turning Hardened AISI 4340 Steel
S. Chinchanikar, S.K. Choudhury . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mechanical and Dielectric Properties of Thysanolaena Maxima (Broom Grass) Long Fibre Reinforced Polyester Composites
N. Srinivasababu, J.S. Kumar, K.V.K. Reddy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Taguchi Approach for Diamond-like Carbon Film Processing
V.K.S. Jatti, M. Laad, T.P. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Prediction of Optimal Conditions for WEDM of Al 6063/ ZrSiO4(p) MMC
A. Sharma, M.P. Garg, K.K. Goyal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Development of a Four Bar Compliant Mechanism Using Pseudo Rigid Body Model (PRBM)
B. Deshmukh, S. Pardeshi, R. Mistry, S. Kandharkar, S. Wagh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigation of Cutting Force, Surface Roughness and Flank Wear in Turning of In-situ Al6061-TiC Metal Matrix Composite
D.S.C. Kishore, K.P. Rao, A. Mahamani. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Variable Viscosity Approach for the Evaluation of Load Carrying Capacity of Oil Lubricated Journal Bearing with TiO2 Nanoparticles as
Lubricant Additives
K.G. Binu, B.S. Shenoy, D.S. Rao, R. Pai . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Processing of B4C Particulate Reinforced 6061Aluminum Matrix Composites by Melt Stirring Involving Two-step Addition
V. Auradi, G.L. Rajesh, S.A. Kori . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Diamond Machining of Rapidly Solidified Aluminium for Optical Mould Inserts
K. Abou-El-Hossein, O.A. Olufayo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Pulse Voltage Trimming on Different Characteristics of Polymer Thick Film Resistors
R.B. Busi, K.V. Subramanium, B. Poornaiah, Y.S. Rao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of the Surface Integrity Characteristics of EDM Process Using PCA based Grey Relation Investigation
S. Dewangan, C.K. Biswas, S. Gangopadhyay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Modeling Influence of Tube Material on Vibration based EMMFS Using ANFIS
P. Patil, S.C. Sharma, H. Jaiswal, A. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Molybdenum Heteropolyoxometalate Thin Films for Solar Cell Applications
S.R. Mane, B.J. Walekar, R.M. Mane, V.V. Kondalkar, V.B. Ghanwat, P.N. Bhosale . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Statistical Analysis of Dry Sliding Wear Behavior of Graphite Reinforced Aluminum MMCs
S. Rajesh, A.G. Krishna, P.R.M. Raju, M. Duraiselvam . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Studies on Effect of Temperature and Strain Rate on Deformation Behaviour of Ti-6Al-4V Using Taguchi Method
J. Babu, A. Dutta, A. Kumaraswamy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Studies on Effect of Process Parameters on Delamination in Drilling GFRP Composites Using Taguchi Method
T. Sunny, J. Babu, J. Philip . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finite Element Compression Modelling of 2x2 Twill Woven Fabric Textile Composite
A. Dixit, R.K. Misra, H.S. Mali . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Development of Aluminium based Silicon Carbide Particulate Metal Matrix Composite for Spur Gear
P.B. Pawar, A.A. Utpat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigation of Material Model for Simulations of Deep Drawing in Dynamic Strain Aging Region
S.M. Hussaini, A.K. Gupta, S.K. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Evaluation of Mechanical Properties of Aluminium Alloy (Al-2024) Reinforced with Molybdenum Disulphide (MOS2) Metal Matrix
Composites
B. Rebba, N. Ramanaiah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Micro Machining for Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS)
V.R. Mamilla, K.S. Chakradhar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Influence of Process Parameters on Cutting Force and Surface Roughness During Turning of AA2219-TiB2/ZrB2 In-situ Metal Matrix
Composites
A. Mahamani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Application of Value Stream Mapping for Reduction of Cycle Time in a Machining Process
K. Venkataraman, B.V. Ramnath, V.M. Kumar, C. Elanchezhian . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Metallization on FDM Processed Parts Using Electroless Procedure
A. Equbal, A. Equbal, A.K. Sood . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Piezo-fibre Composite with IDE Embedded in a Multilayer Glass Fibre Composite
B.V. Kumar, A. Raveendran, V. Davis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Deep Drilling Process Parameters of AISI 321 Steel Using Taguchi Method
A.N. Siddiquee, Z.A. Khan, P. Goel, M. Kumar, G. Agarwal, N.Z. Khan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Development and Characterization of Hard and Wear Resistant MMC Coating on Ti-6Al-4V Substrate by Laser Cladding
M. Dhanda, B. Haldar, P. Saha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
RSM based Study of Cutting Temperature During Hard Turning with Multilayer Coated Carbide Insert
S.K. Shihab, Z.A. Khan, A. Mohammad, A.N. Siddiqueed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Effectiveness of Buckminster Fullerene Reinforcement on Mechanical Properties of FRP Composites


P. Prasanthi, G.S. Rao, B.U. Gowd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Machining Characteristics of H.S.S. & Titanium Using Electro Discharge Sawing and Wire Electrodischarge Machining
N.N. Ramesh, K. Harinarayana, B.B. Naik . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
The Significant Application of FEM to Evaluate the Mechanical Properties of Thin Films
R.V. Rao. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Preparation and Characterization of Biodegradable PLA/PCL Polymeric Blends
A.K. Matta, R.U. Rao, K.N.S. Suman, V. Rambabu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
FEA based Modeling of Magneto Rheological Damper to Control Vibrations During Machining
G.M.S. Ahmed, P.R. Reddy, N. Seetharamaiah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Nanocrystalline MoBi2Se5 Ternary Mixed Metal Chalcogenide Thin-films for Solar Cell Applications
R.M. Mane, V.B. Ghanwat, V.V. Kondalkar, K.V. Khot, S.R. Mane, P.S. Patil, P.N. Bhosale . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Machining Parameters in EDM Process Using Cast and Sintered Copper Electrodes
P. Balasubramanian, T. Senthilvelan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Metal Removal and Kerf Analysis in Abrasive Jet Drilling of Glass Sheets
D.V. Srikanth, M. SreenivasaRao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Analysis and Optimization of Gating System for Commutator End Bracket
B.V. Ramnath, C. Elanchezhian, V. Chandrasekhar, A.A. Kumar, S.M. Asif, G.R. Mohamed, D.V. Raj, C.S. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Boron Carbide Particle Size and Volume Fraction of TiB-TiC Reinforcement on Fractography of PM Processed Titanium Matrix
Composites
K.S. Vadayar, S.D. Rani, V.V. Bhanu Prasad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Interlaminar Shear Strength of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotube and Carbon Fiber Reinforced, Epoxy Matrix Hybrid Composite
K.C. Shekar, B.A. Prasad, N.E. Prasad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finite Element (FE) Shear Modeling of Woven Fabric Textile Composite
R.K. Misra, A. Dixit, H.S. Mali . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigations on Hard Turning Using Coated Carbide Insert: Grey based Taguchi and Regression Methodology
D.K. Das, A.K. Sahoo, R. Das, B.C. Routara . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Epoxy Modifiers (Al2O3/SiO2/TiO2) on Mechanical Performance of Epoxy/Glass Fiber Hybrid Composites
R.K. Nayak, A. Dash, B.C. Ray. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Comparison of Mechanical Properties and Effect of Sliding Velocity on Wear Properties of Al 6061, Mg 4%, Fly Ash and Al 6061, Mg 4%,
Graphite 4%, Fly Ash Hybrid Metal Matrix Composite.
V. Kumar, R.D. Gupta, N.K. Batra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Evaluation of Springback in Mild Steel and its Validation Using LS-DYNA
G.M.S. Ahmed, H. Ahmed, M.V. Mohiuddin, S. Md Safi Sajid . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
An Experimental Investigation on Machinability Studies of Steels by Face Turning
R. Lalbondre, P. Krishna, G.C. Mohankumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mechanical Characterisation of Rattan Fibre Polyester Composite
N.V. Rachchh, P.S. Ujeniya, R.K. Misra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mechanical Behaviour of Glass and Carbon Fibre Reinforced Composites at Varying Strain Rates and Temperatures
C. Elanchezhian, B.V. Ramnath, J. Hemalatha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Development of a Reverse Logistics Performance Measurement System for a Battery Manufacturer
M. Bansia, J.K. Varkey, S. Agrawal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Slenderness Ratio on Crack Parameters of Simply Supported Shaft
J. Nanda, S. Das, D.R. Parhi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Co-precipitation Synthesis, Structural and Luminescent Behavior of Erbium Doped Gadolinium Oxide (Er3+:Gd2O3) Nanorods
G. Boopathi, S.G. Raj, G.R. Kumar, R. Mohan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fatigue Behavior of Ni-P Coated Si3N4 Reinforced Al6061 Composites
C.S. Ramesh, R. Keshavamurthy, J. Madhusudhan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
High Cycle Fatigue Life Prediction of Al6061-TiB2 In-situ Composites
C.S. Ramesh, R. Keshavamurthy, G. Subramanian, K.R. Bharath . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Friction Stir Welding of Metal Matrix Composite Using Coated Tool
C. Devanathan, A.S. Babu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimizing Multi Characteristics in Drilling of GFRP Composite Using Utility Concept with Taguchis Approach
S. Hansda, S. Banerjee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Comparative Studies on the Corrosion and Scratchbehaviors of Plasma Sprayed ZrO2 and WC-Co Coatings.
S. Sathish, M. Geetha, R. Asokamani . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Grey-based Taguchi Method to Optimize Hot Forging Process
Md. I. Equbal, R. Kumar, M. Shamim, R.K. Ohdar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Deformation Mechanism Analysis of Single Point Incremental Sheet Metal Forming
D.S. Malwad, V.M. Nandedkar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mossbauer Spectroscopic Study of High Magnetostrictive Cobalt Chromium Ferrites for Automobile Torque Sensors
G.S.N. Rao, B.P. Rao, H.H. Hamdeh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Parametric Investigation of Turning Process on en-31 Steel
L.B. Abhang, M. Hameedullah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of A356/SiC Composites Fabricated by Electromagnetic Stir Casting
S.P. Dwivedi, S. Sharma, R.K. Mishra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Optimization of Cutting Parameters for Surface Roughness in Machining of GFRP Composites with Graphite/Fly Ash Filler
A.k. Parida, R. Das, A.K. Sahoo, B.C. Routara . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Welding Process Simulation Model for Temperature and Residual Stress Analysis
H. Vemanaboina, S. Akella, R.K. Buddu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Principles, Characteristics and Applications of Magneto Rheological Fluid Damper in Flow and Shear Mode
S.A. Khan, A. Suresh, N. SeethaRamaiah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Spray Pyrolyzed ZnSnO3 Nanostructured Thin Films for Hydrogen Sensing
L.A. Patil, I.G. Pathan, D.N. Suryawanshi, A.R. Bari, D.S. Rane. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Structural and Third-order Nonlinear Optical Properties of Lithium Hydrogen Phthalate Dihydrate Single Crystals
D. Saravanan, B. Sivakumar, S.G. Raj, G. Ramesh Kumar, K. Thangaraj . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Prediction of Optimal Process Parameters for Abrasive Assisted Drilling of SS304
K.K. Goyal, V. Jain, S. Kumari . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Dynamic Response of Laminated FRP Composite Made Cracked Spherical Shells Subjected to Free Vibration
R.R. Das, A. Chakraborty, A. Guchhait, A. Singla . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Free Vibration Analysis of Truck Transmission Housing based on FEA
A. Kumar, H. Jaiswal, A. Pandey, P.P. Patil . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Free Vibration Modes Analysis of Femur Bone Fracture Using Varying Boundary Conditions based on FEA
A. Kumar, H. Jaiswal, T. Garg, P.P. Patil . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of AZ31B Magnesium Alloy by Friction Stir Welding
S. Ugender, A. Kumar, A.S. Reddy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Surface Modifications of Titanium Materials for Developing Corrosion Behavior in Human Body Environment: A Review
M.T. Mohammed, Z.A. Khan, A.N. Siddiquee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finite Element Simulation of Nano-indentation of DLC Coated HSS Substrate
P.S. Pandure, V.S. Jatti, T.P. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigation of the Effect of Built Orientation on Mechanical Properties and Total Cost of FDM Parts
S. Raut, V.S. Jatti, N.K. Khedkar, T.P. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Annealing Atmosphere on Structural and Optical Properties of Nd:ZnO Thin Films
T.P. Rao, S.G. Raj, M.C. Santosh Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Enhancement of Dry Sliding Wear Characteristics of CK45 Steel Alloy by Laser Surface Hardening Processing
K.M. Adel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Review on Green Manufacturing: Its Important, Methodology and its Application
I.D. Paul, G.P. Bhole, J.R. Chaudhari . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Review on Synthesis and Characterization of Gallium Phosphide
A.R. Aparna, V. Brahmajirao, T.V. Karthikeyan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Preparation of 6061Al-Al2O3 MMCs by Stir Casting and Evaluation of Mechanical and Wear Properties
V. Bharath, M. Nagaral, V. Auradi, S.A. Kori . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Temperature Dependent Structural and Optical Properties of Nanostructured Cr Doped CdO Thin Films Prepared by DC Reactive Magnetron
Sputtering
B. Hymavathi, B.R. Kumar, T. Subba Rao . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mathematical Modeling for Radial Overcut on Electrical Discharge Machining of Incoloy 800 by Response Surface Methodology
V. Muthukumar, N. Rajesh, R. Venkatasamy, A. Sureshbabu, N. Senthilkumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Multi Response Optimization of Wire Electrical Discharge Machining Process Parameters Using Taguchi based Grey Relational Analysis
Z.A. Khan, A.N. Siddiquee, N.Z. Khan, U. Khan, G.A. Quadir . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Tensile and Flexural Behavior of Hemp Fiber Reinforced Virgin-recycled HDPE Matrix Composites
S. Singh, D. Deepak, L. Aggarwal, V.K. Gupta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
On the Use of Active Fiber Composites for Smart Control of Nonlinear Vibrations of Sandwich Shells
S.K. Sarangi, B. Basa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Formulation of Mathematical Model for the Investigation of Tool Wears in Boring Machining Operation on Cast Iron Using Carbide and CBN Tools
R.S. Kadu, G.K. Awari, C.N. Sakhale, J.P. Modak . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Tailoring the Structural and Magnetic Properties and of Nickel Ferrite by Auto Combustion Method
T. Shanmugavel, S. Gokul Raj, G. Rajarajan, G. Ramesh Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Evaluation of Nd: YAG Laser Welding Efficiencies for 304L Stainless Steel
A.P. Tadamalle, Y.P. Reddy, E. Ramjee, V. Reddy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Influence of Titanium Addition on Mechanical Properties, Residual Stresses and Corrosion Behaviour of AISI 430 Grade Ferritic Stainless
Steel GTA Welds
G.Mallaiah, P.R. Reddy, A. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Process Optimization and Estimation of Machining Performances Using Artificial Neural Network in Wire EDM
G. Ugrasen, H.V. Ravindra, G.V. Naveen Prakash, R. Keshavamurthy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Low Cost Friction Stir Welding of Aluminium Nanocomposite A Review


L. Dumpala, D. Lokanadham . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Comparative Study of Surface Roughness and Cylindricity of Aluminium Silicon Nitride Material Using MRA GMDH & Pattern
Recognition Technique in Drilling
B.M. Umesh Gowda, H.V. Ravindra, S.P. Jain, M.N. Raj, G.V. Naveen Prakesh, G. Ugrasen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Estimation of Circularity, Cylindricity and Surface Roughness in Drilling Al-Si3N4 Metal Matrix Composites Using Artificial Neural Network
B.M. Umesh Gowda, H.V. Ravindra, M. Ullas, G.V. Naveen Prakash, G. Ugrasen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Estimation of Machining Performances Using MRA, GMDH and Artificial Neural Network in Wire EDM of EN-31
G. Ugrasen, H.V. Ravindra, G.V. Naveen Prakash, R. Keshavamurthy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Characterizations of Ultrasonically Prepared Nanostructured ZnO Powder and NH3 Sensing Performance of its Thick Film Sensor
A.R. Bari, L.A. Patil, I.G. Pathan, D.N. Surawanshi, D.S. Rane. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fuzzy Logic Modeling and Multiple Performance Optimization in Turning GFRP Composites Using Desirability Function Analysis
S. Sharma, S. Tamang, D. Devarasiddappa, M. Chandrasekran . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Multi Objective Optimization Method by PSO
D.K. Biswas, S.C. Panja, S. Guha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Design & Fabrication of a Special Tool to Produce Square Hole
S.S. Sengar, V. Raghav, C. Srinivasu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Wettability of Molten Glass on Water based Sol-Gel Coatings
S.V.P. Vattikuti, B. Venkatesh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Microwave Assisted Attractive and Rapid Process for Synthesis of Octahydroquinazolinone in Aqueous Hydrotropic Solutions
S.B. Kamble, A.S. Kumbhar, S.N. Jadhav, R.S. Salunkhe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
An Improved FSW Tool for Joining Commercial Aluminum Plates
A. Suri . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Investigate the Combined Effect of Gear Ratio, Helix Angle, Facewidth and Module on Bending and Compressive Stress of Steel Alloy
Helical Gear
B. Venkatesh, S.V. Prabhakar Vattikuti, S. Deva Prasad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Novel Analysis on the Influence of Tip Radius and Shape of the Nanoindenter on the Hardness of Materials
S. Sagadevan, P. Murugasen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Comparative Study of Different Approaches in the Prediction of Transverse Thermal Conductivity
T. Srinivasa Rao, G. Sambasiva Rao, B.U. Maheswar Gowd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Three Start Helical Abrasive Flow Machining for Ductile Materials
R. Kumar, Q. Murtaza, R.S. Walia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Structural Dynamic Analysis of Freight Railway Wagon Using Finite Element Method
S.S. Harak, S.C. Sharma, S.P. Harsha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Evaluations of Youngs Modulus of Boron Nitride Nanotube Reinforced Nano-composites
S. Trivedi, S.C. Sharma, S.P. Harsha. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Finite Element Analysis and Process Parameters Optimization of Ultrasonic Vibration Assisted Turning (UVT)
K. Vivekananda, G.N. Arka, S.K. Sahoo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
The Study of Ferroelectric, Magnetic and Magnetoelectric Properties of Multiferroic Pb(Fe0.5Ti0.5)O3 Nanoparticles
S. Gupta, S. Chakrabarti, V.R. Palkar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Experimental Investigation of Fatigue Behavior of CR and RTR 6082 Al-alloy
V. Kumar, I.V. Singh, B.K. Mishra, R. Jayaganthan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Simulation of 3-D Thermo-elastic Fracture Problems Using Coupled FE-EFG Approach
H. Pathak, A. Singh, I.V. Singh . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Effect of Splits in Resonance Permeability of ESRR Metamaterial at THz
P. Dawar, A. De . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Some Analytical Studies on the Performance of Grid Connected Solar Photovoltaic System with Different Parameters
P. Bhattacharya, S. Dey, B. Mustaphi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A Review on Mechanical and Tribological Behaviors of Stir Cast Aluminum Matrix Composites
H. Kala, K.K.S. Mer, S. Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Abrasion Resistance of Geopolymer Composites
K. Ramujee, M. Potharaju . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Studies on Structural Defects on 60Co Irradiated Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes
P.S. Rama Sreekanth, K. Acharyya, I. Talukdar, S. Kanagaraj . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Fabrication of CNT based Gas Sensor Using Interdigitated Gold Electrodes
N. Kumar, P. Sahatiya, P. Dubey. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Real-time Thermal Error Compensation Module for Intelligent Ultra Precision Turning Machine (iUPTM)
T.N. Reddy, V. Shanmugaraj, V. Prakash, S. Gopi Krishna, S. Narendranath, P.V. Shashi Kumar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Mechanical and Tribological Properties of PMMA-Sea Shell based Biocomposite for Dental application
R. Karthick, P. Sirisha, M. Ravi Sankar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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