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Research & Development Center - Mechanical Engineering

RESEARCH PROJECTS EXECUTING

  1. Programme Coordinator for the VGST K-FIST (Level-I) grant of Rs. 20 Lakhs to setup for "Infrastructure to carryout research work on Tribological studies", for the financial year 2014-15.
  2. Supervisor for 04 research scholars pursuing Ph.D from KIT Research centre approved by VTU Belagavi
    #NameResearch Work Topic
    01Mr. R ManjunathaStudies on Grain refinement and Modification on Machinability of Al-Si alloys.
    02Mrs. SatyaPremaEffect of structural modification on the surface roughness and machinability of cast Al-Si alloys and comparing with a statistical tool using ANOVA.
    03Mr. DevappaStudies on the addition of Ti, Cu,B,Mg and Sr in the form of master alloys on the microstructure, mechanical properties with fracture behavior analysis of neareutectic and eutectic Al-Si alloys.
    04Somashekhar HiremathStudies on sliding wear behavior of Grain Refined & Modified LM-25 and LM-6 alloys and mapping of wear mechanisms

Research Publication in International Journals

  1. Basavaraj Ganigera, T. M. Chandrashekharaiah, T. B. Prasad "Investigation on the Microstructure, Mechanical and Wear Properties of Primary Si Modified Commercial LM-30 Alloy" "International Conference on Advanced Materials and Manufactruing Technology (ICMMT-2015)", Mc Graw Hill Education 2015, pp16-23.
  2. Satya Prema, Shreeshail G Y and T M Chandrashekharaiah, "Analysis of machining parameter and surface finish of Al-Si alloys with grain refiners and/or modifier ", Material Science Forum, Vol. 830-831,(2015), pp91-94.
  3. "Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of A413 Alloy", International Journal of Engineering Research ∓ Technology (IJERT)ISSN: 2278-0181Vol. 4 Issue 06, June-2015.
  4. Basavaraj Ganiger,T M Chandrashekharaiah and T B Prasad, "The effect of modification of primary silicon on the microstructure, mechanical and sliding wear behavior of commercial LM-29 cast", American Journal of Material Science 2015, 5(3C)..
  5. Devappa, T. M.,Chandrashekaraiah, and B.P. Shivakumar "Study on Effects of Minor Additions of Cu and B to Al - 12 Si Base Alloy", Research Revolution Inter Nationaljournal of Social Science & ManagementVol. 3, Issue 2, ISSN : 2319- 300X, Nov.2014.
  6. Basavaraj Ganiger,T M Chandrashekharaiah, H R Manohara and T B Prasad, "Studies on the Effect of Minor addition of Phosphorous on Microstructure, Mechanical and Wear Behavior of LM-28 alloy", Journal of Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, Vol. 67, Issue 4,2014.
  7. H.R. Manohara, T. M. Chandrashekharaiah ,K.Venkateswarlu & S. A. Kori, "Dry sliding wear behavior of reinforced A413 alloy at elevated temperature",International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2013, 65:395–402 DOI 10.1007/s00170-012-4178-0.
  8. H.R. Manohara, T.M. Chandrashekharaiah, K. Venkateswarlu, S.A. Kori,"Dry sliding wear response of A413 alloy: Influence of intermetallics and test parameters", Jr.of Tribology International vol 51, 2012, pp.54-60.

Research Publication in International Conference

  1. R Manjunartha, T M Chandrashekharaiah and GirishKumar, "Effect of Processing on Mechanical and Tribological Behaviour of Al-Si Alloys", Proc. Of National Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Management held at PESITM Shimoga, March 1-2, 2013.
  2. Basavaraj Ganiger, T M Chandrashekharaiah, H R Manohara andT B Prasad, "Studies on the Effect of Minor addition of Phosphorous on Microstructure, Mechanical and Wear Behavior of LM-28 alloy", Proc. of Inter National Conference on Advances in Light Metal s and its Composites held at SRM University Chennai, Dec. 6-7, 2014.
  3. Satya Prema, Murali. G.E and T.M. Chandrashekariah, "Comparative Study of Microstructures and mechanical properties on Aluminium-silicon alloys using Modifiers and grain finers", Proc. of Inter National Conference on Advances in Light Metal s and its Composites held at SRM University Chennai, Dec. 6-7, 2014.
  4. Basavaraj Ganiger, T M Chandrashekharaiah andT B Prasad, "Effect of Minor Addition of Phosphorous on Microstructure, Mechanical and Wear Behavior of A390 alloy", Proc. International Conference on Advanced Steel, Power and Concrete Technology held at OPJIT Raigarh Jan. 14-16, 2015
  5. Basavaraj Ganigera, T. M. Chandrashekharaiah, T. B. Prasad "Investigation on the Microstructure, Mechanical and Wear Properties of Primary Si Modified Commercial LM-30 Alloy",International Conference on Advanced Materials and Manufactruing Technology (ICMMT-2015), organized by The Society of Information Processing, Bengaluru and Vijaya Vittala Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, India, Dec. 3-4,2015
  6. R. Manjunatha, Chandrashekariah T.M., Girish Kumar, H.R. Manohara, Sridhara T," Machinability & Microstructural analysis of Stir Cast Aluminum Silicon alloys", International Conference held at Erode