Research Publications – Mechanical Engineering

Dr. M D Mathew

  • Characterisation of Mechanical Properties of Materials using Innovative Small Specimen Testing Methods, M.D.Mathew, Naveena and J.Ganesh Kumar, Transaction of the Indian Institute of Metals, 69(2016) 1871-1887.
  • Creep Properties and Design Curves for a Nitrogen Enhanced Grade of 316LN Stainless Steel, M. D. Mathew, V. Ganesan, J. Ganesh Kumar and K. Laha, Materials at High Temperatures, 32(2015) 363-368.
  • Low Cycle Fatigue and Creep-fatigue Interaction Behaviour of Reduced Activation Ferritic Martensitic (RAFM) Steels with Varying W and Ta contents, R.Sandhya, Vani Shankar, K.Mariappan, M.D.Mathew and T.Jayakumar, Advanced Materials Research, 891-892(2014) 383-388

Dr. Jacob Thottathil Varghese

  • The projected deposition and removal of particulate matter by green facade drapes: a case study at SAINTGITS, Sajan Thomas, Joselin Herbert, Jacob Thottathil Varghese, C.R.K Sathish, Abdul Quadir, Amal Mathew Abraham, Anees Mohemed and Arshad K Nooh, IOP Science: Earth and Environmental Science, 489(2020) 12-34.
  • A sustainable green facade retrofit for an iconic built structure: a case study at SAINTGITS, Jacob Thottathil Varghese, Sajan Thomas, Joselin Herbert, Springer Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering: PIC on Sustainable Built Environment, 44(2020) 419-432.
  • Effect of Critical Plasma Spray Parameter on Characteristics of Nanostructured Alumina-Titania Coatings, B Venkateshwarlu, Jacob Thottathil Varghese, Materials Today Proceedings, 22(2020) 64 – 71.

Dr. Chacko Preno Koshy

  • Worn Surface Morphological Characterization of NaOH-Treated Chopped Abaca Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites, Kurien, R. A., Selvaraj, D. P., & Koshy, C. P., Journal of Bio-and Tribo-Corrosion, 7(2021) 1-8.
  • Experimental Investigation on Tribological Characteristics of NaOH Treated Chopped Abaca Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites, Rittin Abraham Kurien, D Philip Selvaraj, M Sekar, Rathanasamy Rajasekar, Chacko Preno Koshy, Materials Science Forum, 1019(2021) 25-31.
  • Nano Lithium Grease (NLG): Tribological Property Evaluation of Coconut Oil-Based Lithium Grease Added with Ceria Nanoparticles, Jibin T Philip, Chacko Preno Koshy, CM Shajahan, Basil Kuriachen, Green Buildings and Sustainable Engineering, 23(2020) 295-302.

Dr. Tijo D

  • Deposition of TiC-Cu composite coating on AISI 304 stainless steel by EDC process using powder compact tool electrode, D. Tijo, S. Kumari and M. Masanta, Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences (IJEMS), 27(2020).
  • Green composite materials for green technology in the automotive industry, Rittin Abraham Kurien, D Philip Selvaraj, M Sekar, Chacko Preno Koshy, D Tijo, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 872(2020).
  • Effect of Ti/B4C ratio on the microstructure and mechanical characteristics of TIG cladded TiC-TiB2 coating on Ti-6Al-4V alloy, D. Tijo and M. Masanta, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 266(2019).

Dr. Sreejith C C

  • Air–steam gasification of biomass in fluidized bed with CO2 absorption: A kinetic model for performance prediction, CC Sreejith, C Muraleedharan, P Arun, Fuel Processing Technology, 130(2015) 197 – 207.

Dr. Ajith Kuriakose Mani

  • Parametric Identification of Fractional Order Nonlinear Systems, Ajith Kuriakose Mani, Narayanan M D, Mihir Sen, Nonlinear Dynamics, 93(2018).
  • Analytical and Numerical Solution of an n-term Fractional Nonlinear Dynamic Oscillator, Ajith Kuriakose Mani, Narayanan M D, Nonlinear Dynamics, 100(2020).
  • Recycling of spent lithium ion batteries, Anzil K K, Christin Chacko, Bharath Sajikumar, Bins Sebastion, Ajith Kuriakose Mani, Arjun Venugopal, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 14(2019).

Dr. Amith Aravind

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

Dr. Cherian Paul

  • Development and characterization studies on bronze alloy surface composites through friction stir processing, Cherian Paul, Mathew M D, International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, 29(2020) 7548 – 7555.
  • Microstructure, hardness and wear properties of functionally graded Cu-Sn-Ni alloy developed by friction stir processing, Cherian Paul, Amal Krishnan, AIP Conference Proceedings, 2134(2019) 50004.
  • Effect of Si on machinability of Al-Si-Mg alloy and evaluation of tool life with the application of biodegradable esterified nano cutting fluid, Cherian Paul, Akhil M Joseph,  Amith Aravind, AIP Conference Proceedings, 2134(2019) 50005.

Dr. Manu Remanan

  • Tungsten carbide, boron carbide, and MWCNT reinforced poly(aryl ether ketone) nanocomposites: Morphology and thermomechanical behaviour, Manu Remanan, Shantanu Bhowmik, Lalit Varshney and Karingamanna Jayanarayanan, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 136(2019) 47032.
  • Poly(aryl ether ketone) based individual, binary and ternary nanocomposites for nuclear waste storage: mechanical, rheological and thermal analysis, Manu Remanan, Shantanu Bhowmik, Lalit Varshney and Karingamanna Jayanarayanan, Materials Research Express, 5(2018) 105306.
  • Microstructure Development, Wear Characteristics and Kinetics of Thermal Decomposition of Hybrid Nanocomposites Based on Poly Aryl Ether Ketone, Boron Carbide and Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes, Manu Remanan, Murugasamy Kannan, Rebbapragada Subba Rao, Shantanu Bhowmik, Lalit Varshney, Mathew Abraham, Karingamanna Jayanarayanan, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials, 27(2017) 1649-63.