Dr. S. Senthilvelan

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Guwahati 781039 Assam, India

 

Looking for Three BE/BTech Mechanical/Chemical/Production Engineering Graduates to work for the sponsored research projects. Contract Period: 2 Years.

GATE qualified is preferred.Candidates need to work at Chennai/Coimbatore/Guwahati. Interested candidates may send their CV to ssvelan@iitg.ac.in before 20/09/2018

Courses

Design of Machine Elements

Machine Design

Kinematics of Machinery

Engineering Drawing

Plastics Engineering

Engineering Design Methodology

Gear Engineering

 

Major Research Interests

Composites- Polymeric and Metal matrix

Fatigue

Tribology (Friction and Wear)

Failure Analysis

Gears

Major Research Projects Completed

Design Development and Performance Evaluation of Selective Reinforced Composite Gear : PhD work carried out under the guidance of Prof R Gnanamoorthy IIT Madras(July 2002-Sep 2005)

Design Development and Performance Evaluation of Composite Leaf Spring: Funded by Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Guwahati: PhD work guidance at IIT Guwahati, Student Mr C Subramanian (July 2006-Oct 2010)

Design Development and Performance Evaluation of Self Lubricating Cutting Tool for High Speed Machining: Funded by Aeronautics Research and Development Board ARDB, India along with Prof PS Robi. PhD work guidance at IIT Guwahati Student Mr A Muthuraja (Dec 2010-Oct 2015)

Experimental Investigations on Double Tool Process, Supported by Department of Mechanical Engineering IIT Guwahati: PhD work guidance at IIT Guwahati Student Mr A Kalidasan (Dec 2010- May 2017) along with Prof US Dixit

Design Development and Performance Evaluation of Asymmetric Composite Gear, Funded by Department of Science and Technology (DST) India- PhD work guidance at IIT Guwahati Student Mr A Johnny Mertens (July 2012-July 2016)

Bidirectional Bending Fatigue and Transmission Characteristics of Polymer Composite Gears , Supported by Department of Mechanical Engineering IIT Guwahati; PhD work guidance at IIT Guwahati External Student M. Kodeeswaran, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (July 2012- Aug 2017) along with Dr R Suresh

Publications

Under the guidance of Prof R Gnanamoorthy

C.Subramanian

A Muthuraja

Johnny Mertens

M Kodeeswaran

R.Kalidasan

Others Students including PG/UG/Intern Students

 

Others

Organization/Administration

Memberships in Professional Bodies

Awards/Distinctions