Dr Amith Aravind

Dr Amith Aravind
Dr Amith Aravind

Dr Amith Aravind

Designation : Asst Professor Sr

Education : PhD

Professional Experience :

Teaching :  4 years 2 months
Research : 6 years

Specialization :

UG : Mechanical Engineering (University of Kerala)
PG : Machine Design (MG University)
Ph.D : Tribology

 

Publication :

Research Articles:

  1. A. Aravind, K. Prabhakaran Nair, and M. L. Joy, “Formulation of a novel biolubricant with enhanced properties using esterified rubber seed oil as a base stock,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology, p. 1350650118756243, 2018.
  2. A. Aravind, K. P. Nair, and M. L. Joy, “Physio-Chemical Characterization of Rubber Seed Oil (Hevea brasiliensis)- A Biodegradable Lubricant Substitute,” Technology Letters, vol. 3, pp. 20-24, 2016.
  3. A. Aravind, M. L. Joy, and K. P. Nair, “Lubricant properties of biodegradable rubber tree seed (Hevea brasiliensis Muell. Arg) oil,” Industrial Crops and Products, vol. 74, pp. 14-19, 2015.

International conference:

Amith Aravind, K. Prabhakaran Nair, M. L. Joy, “Physio-Chemical Property Estimation of Rubber Seed Oil (Hevea Brasiliensis) – A Biodegradable Lubricant Substitute, International Conference on Advances in Tribology – ICAT14, National Institute of Technology Calicut, 21-24 February 2014.

 

Participations

Presented a paper in “International Conference on Advances in Tribology – ICAT14” titled “Physio-Chemical Property Estimation of Rubber Seed Oil (Hevea Brasiliensis) – A Biodegradable Lubricant Substitute.”

 

Memberships

LM ISTE, LM TSI

 

R & D Projects

Faculty Research Seed Money from CERD, “Enhancement of Tribological, Rheological and Thermal Properties of Rubber Seed Oil for Engine Oil Applications”


Research interest

Tribology, Bio-lubricants, Friction, Wear

 

Achievements

Secured First Rank with Distinction in M.Tech Machine Design, under MG University (2008-2010)