ANNEXURE – III

 

 PUBLICATIONS, RESEARCH GUIDANCE / COLLABORATION AND

IMPORTANT ASSIGNMENTS

 

A.        PUBLICATIONS IN JOURNALS/CONFERENCES AND TECHNICAL REPORTS.

 

1.         Prasad K.S.R.K.and Murthy P.N.,Complicated Nodal Pattern on Thin Elastic Circular Plates Vibrating in Flexure, Journal of the Aeronautical Society of India, Vol.  8., No. 10, pp. 19-22, 1970.

 

2.         Prasad K.S.R.K., Krishna Murthy A.V. and Mahabaliraja., A Comparative Study of Temple's Successive Approximations Technique and Other Energy Methods for Eigenvalue Problems, 22nd Annual Conference of Aeronautical. Society of India, Hyderabad, March 1970.

 

3.         Prasad K.S.R.K., Krishna Murthy, A.V. and Mahabaliraja., Iterative Type Rayleigh-Ritz Method for  Natural Vibration Problems, AIAA Journal, Vol. 8, No. 10, pp. 1884-86, 1970.

 

4.         Prasad K.S.R.K., Krishna Murthy A.V. and Rao A.K., Finite Element Formulations and Some of Solid Adaptations from the Analysis Continua, Symposium on Finite Element Techniques in Structural Vibrations, Inst. of  Sound and Vibration Research, Southampton, U.K., March 1971.

 

5.         Prasad K.S.R.K., Krishna Murthy A.V. and Rao A.K., A Finite Element Analogue of the Modified Rayleigh- Ritz Method for vibration Problems, Int. Journal  for Numerical Methods  in Engineering., Vol. 5, pp. 163-169, November- December, 1972.

 

6.         Prasad K.S.R.K.,and Krishna Murthy A.V., Galerkin Finite Element Method for Vibration Problems, AIAA Journal, Vol. ll, No.4, pp 544- 546,1973.

 

7.      Krishna Murthy., A.V., Rao A.K. Prasad K.S.R.K. and Rao G. V., Finite Element Modelling of Natural Vibration Problems, Theory and Practice in Finite Element Structural Analysis, Proceedings of the 1973 Tokyo Seminar on Finite Element Analysis', University of Tokyo Press, pp.323-338, 1973.

 

8.      Prasad K.S.R.K., On the Reliability of the Finite Element Solutions, Proceedings of First Reactor Engg. Conference, 2-8M-3-Sc., Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India, Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Bombay, May, 1975.

 

9.         Prasad K.S.R.K., Aero-Space Education in India, An invited paper, Published by the Silver Jubilee Committee, ANRC., Andhra Pradesh, India, May, 1976.

 

10.       Prasad K.S.R.K. and Anjaneyulu E., Hybrid Method for Composite Cylinders Under Generalized  Plane Strain Conditions-Program HYBRID, Symposium on Software for Structural Analysis, Aeronautics Research and Development Board  (ARDB), Structures Panel, Ministry of Defence,  Govt. of India, Trivandrum, May, 1977.

 

 

11.       Anjaneyulu E., Prasad K.S.R.K. and Ramesh C.K., Stress Distributions in Fiber Reinforced Lamina with Circular Cutouts/and Annular Reinforcements, Proceedings of III United Nations Development Program Symposium on 'Newer Fibers and Composites', Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India, SASMIRA, Bombay, February, 1978.

 

12.    Anjaneyulu E., Prasad K.S.R.K. and Ramesh C.K., Creep Compliances of Fiber Reinforced Composites, Proceedings of United Nations Development Program Symposium on 'Newer Fibers and Composites', Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India, SASMIRA, February, 1978.

 

13.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Two Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Elastic Stress Concentration Problems in lsotropic-orthotropic plates and Laminates: Relevant Theory of Laminated Plates, V ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Kharagpur, March, 1978.

 

14.    Kumar G., Rajaiah K. and  Prasad K.S.R.K., A Note on Finite Elements for Fracture Design, V ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Kharagpur, March, 1978.

 

15.    Maiti S.K. and  Prasad K.S.R.K., On the Applicability of the Strain Energy Density Criterion to Edge Cracks, Int. Conf. of Fracture Mech. Engg: Appl., Jointly Organised by the NAL and LEHIGH University., Bangalore, March.26-30,1979.

 

16.    Prasad K.S.R.K.,Two Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Elastic Stress Concentration Problems in Isotropic Orthotropic Plates and Laminates: Some Aspects of Relevant Software System Development, Annual symposium, ARDB  Structures Panel, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, March 1979.

 

17.    Prasad K.S.R.K., A Review of Stress Concentrations, Redistribution of Stresses in Perforated Laminates with Interference Fits, VI Annual Symposium, ARDB Structures Panel, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Bangalore, April 8-9, 1980.

 

18.    Maiti S.K. and Prasad K.S.R.K., A Study on the Theories of Unstable Crack Extension for the Prediction of Crack Trajectories, Int. Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol. 16, No.6, pp.563-574, 1980.

 

19.    Prasad K.S.R.K.,Two Dimensional Finite Element Analysis of Elastic Stress Concentration Problems in Isotropic/Orthotropic Plates and Laminates IV: The Role of Computer as an Interactive Tool for Analysis and Design, VII Annual Symposium, ARDB Structures Panel, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, IIT Bombay, 1981.

 

20.    Prasad K.S.R K. and Anantharama P.S., PRANAM Software System: A Preview, VIII ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, IIT Kanpur, March 12-13, 1982.

 

21.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Conceptual Basis of Finite Element Modelling, Seminar-cum-workshop On ‘FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactlve Graphics', IIT Bombay and NCSDCT, TIFR, Bombay, August 22- 24,1982.

 

22.    Prasad K.S.R.K. and Anantharama P.S., Genesis and Potentials of Pranam System, Seminar-cum-workshop on FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactive Graphics, IIT Bombay and   NCSDCT , TIFR, Bombay, August 22- 24,1982.

 

23.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Concepts in Modelling the Geometry and Field Variations in a Finite Element, Seminar-cum-workshop on 'FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactive Graphics, IIT Bombay and NCSDCT, TIFR, Bombay, August 22-24,1982. 

 

24.    Anantharama P.S.and Prasad K.S.R.K., Automatic Element Numbering and Nodal Connectivity Routine, Seminar-cum-workshop on 'FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactive Graphics, IIT Bombay and NCSDCT, TIFR, Bombay, August 22-24,1982.

 

25.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Concept of Grid Modules in Finite Element Discretisations and Interactive Mesh Generation Modification, Seminar-cum-workshop on 'FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactive Graphics', IIT Bombay and NCSDCT, TIFR, Bombay, August 22-24,1982.

 

26.    Anantharama P.S. and Prasad K.S.R.K. Introduction to PRANAM Inputs, Seminar-cum-workshop on  'FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactive Graphics " IIT Bombay and NCSDCT, TIFR, Bombay, August 22- 24,1982.

 

27.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Desirable Options in Interactive Programs for Stress Concentration In Singularity Problems, Seminar-cum-workshop on 'FEM Software Systems for Structural Analysis with Interactive Graphics, IIT Bombay and NCSDCT, TIFR, Bombay, August 22-24, 1982.

 

28.    Prasad, K.S.R.K., On the Method of Satisfying Geometric Boundary Conditions and Boundary Element, 35th Annual Technical Sessions, Jointly Organized by Air India and IIT Bombay, ST-14, December 11-12, 1983.

 

29.    Subba Rao M.V.,Menon P.M.and Prasad K.S.R.K., Design of Chassis Frame of Commercial Road Vehicles, Proceedings of Symposium on Indian Automotive Technology, SIAT 85, Sec. 3.8, pp. 1-15, Automobile Research Association of India, (ARAI), Pune, 1985.

 

30.    Anantharama P.S. and Prasad K.S.R.K., An Efficient Numbering Algorithm for Minimal Front Width, Proceedings of the International Conference on Finite Elements In Computational Mechanics, FEICOM-85, pp. 39-50, December 2-6,1985.

 

31.    Prasad K.S.R.K., A Scheme for Development of Software for Interactive Instruction and Training in Computer Aided Design of Structures, AR1988, P480 XlV ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Bangalore, February, 1988.

 

32.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Software for Interactive Instruction and Training in Computer Aided Design of Structures, AR89, P480, ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Bangalore, March 9-11, 1989.

 

33.    Prasad K.S.R.K. and  Subba Rao M.V., The Development of Elastic Models for the Analysis of Torsion Loads on Vehicle Structures, Volume 2, 'Vehicle Engineering and Application Studies', pp.11, 1-11.22, ARAI,  Pune, 18- 21 January 1989.

 

34.    Prasad K.S.R.K. and Subba Rao M.V., Analysis of Torsion Loads on Vehicle Structures and Suspension Systems by Simplified Elastic Models, Int. Jnl. of Vehicle Design, Vol. 10, No.6, pp. 687 -702, 1989.

 

35.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Software for Interactive Instruction and Training in Computer Aided Design of Structures, AR90, P480, ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Bangalore, April 6-8, 1990.

 

36.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Software for Interactive Instruction and Training in Computer Aided Design of Structures, AR1991, P480, ARDB Structures Panel Symposium, Min. of Defence, Govt. of India, Bombay, March 6-7, 1991

 

37.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Shimpi, R.P.and Pavan Kumar D.K. CAFPAD-ll: System User Document, AE/ ASD/091-CAM-OI, IIT Bombay, September, 1991.

 

38.    Prasad K.S.R.K.,CAFPAD-II: System Document, AFlCASD/O91-CAM-O2, IIT Bombay, December 1991.

 

39.    Subba Rao M.V. and Prasad K.S.R.K., An Overview of Vehicle Frame Structural Design, The Automobile Engineer, Journal of the Institution of Automobile Engineers (India), Annual Journal, pp.ll, 30,  India. 1991.

 

40.       Prasad K.S.R,K., Software for Interactive Instruction and Training in Computer Aided Design of Structures, IITCADS, Project Report, AFlCASD/O92-ARDB/480-STP, P480, Structures Panel, ARDB, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India. 1992.

 

41        Prasad K.S.R.K., Flat Pattern Development - Recent Contributions to CAM,  International Symposium on Recent Advances m Aerospace Sciences and Engineering, I.I.Sc.,Bangalore,  Dec.12-15, 1992.

 

42.       Prasad K.S.R.K., Nilesh Parmar and Pawan Kumar D.K.,CIFPAC:User Document AE/CASD /O93- CIM-OI,IIT Bombay, June 1993.

 

43.        Prasad K.S.R.K.,CIFPAC: System Document, AE/CASD/O93-CIM-O2, IIT-Bombay, June 1993.

 

44.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Panditta I.K. and Shimpi R.P.,The Computer Aided Model Based Design, IITB/AE/CASD/095-CAMBD-01, Department of Aerospace Engineering, IIT Bombay,Dec.,1995

 

45.    Prasad K.S.R.K.and Subba Rao M.V., Full Scale Experimental Validation of Simplified Assymmetric Elastic Vehicle Structural Models, Joint Tech Report IITB VRDE, Ahmednagar,IITB/AE/CASD-VRDE/STP-I/95, Department of Aerospace Engineering, IIT- Bombay, Dec.,1995.

 

46.    Panditta I.K.., Shimpi R.P. and Prasad K.S.R.K. On the Theory of Discrete Structural Analysis and Design, International Journal of Solids and Structures, Vol.36., pp2443-2462,1999

 

47.       Shimpi R.P., Panditta I.K. and Prasad K.S.R.K., A New Principle of Quasi Work and its Import on Structural Analysis, IITB/AE/CASD/095-TR-02, Department of Aerospace Engineering, IIT-Bombay, Dec.,1995.

 

48.   Shimpi R.P., Srinivas K. and Prasad K.S.R.K., On The Powerful Timoshenko Beam     Elements, AE/STR/TR-1/97, Department of Aerospace Engg., IIT Bombay, Feb-1997.

 

49.    Prasad K.S.R.K., Foundations of Finite Element Technology Key Note Address,  ASME International  Seminar  on “Fundamentals And Applications Of Finite Element And Boundary Element Analysis” , Bombay, India, Sept 17-19,1999.

 

50     Prasad K.S.R.K., Foundations of Finite Element and Modelling Methods - A Monograph, AE/STR/STP-M-1/99, Department of Aerospace Engg ,IIT Bombay, May, 2000.

 

51.    Prasad  K.S.R.K. and Selvaraj P, GITA Flat Pattern Development Feasibility GFPD-I  No. ADA/C&C/SMC MA/GFPD/FEAS/001, ADA, Bangalore, India,2001.

 

52.    Prasad. K.S.R.K. and  Selvaraj P., GFPD-I, System User Manual, Version 1.0, GFPD Task Team Manufacturing Systems (CAD & Computers), Directorate of Technology Development, Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore, India, 2002.

 

53   Prasad. K.S.R.K.and Selvaraj P., System Manual, Version 1.0, GFPD-I, GFPD Task Team, Manufacturing Systems (CAD & Computers), Directorate of Technology Development, Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore, India, 2002

 

54.    Prasad. K.S.R.K., Selvaraj P., System Manual, Version 2.0,   GFPD-II,Task Team, Manufacturing Systems(CAD & Computers), Directorate of Technology Development, Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore, India.2003

 

55.        Prasad K.S.R.K., Selvaraj P., System User Manual, Version 2.0, GFPD-II,GFPD Task Team, Manufacturing Systems (CAD & Computers), Directorate of Technology Development, Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore, India, 2003.

 

56.        Prasad K.S.R.K., Selvaraj P., Practical Methods of  Computer Aided Flat Pattern Development (FPD) for Sheet Metal Components, International Journal of Production Research, Vol.42, No.15, pp.3011-3039,August, 2004., 2004.

 

57.        Prasad K.S.R.K., Selvaraj P., On the Considerations for the Design of Automated Aircraft Sheet Metal Component Production Loft Generation System, PLGS,, International Journal of Production Research, Vol.43,No.14,pp.3045-3067,July-2005..

 

58.        Prasad K.S.R.K., Selvaraj P., Praveen.V.Ayachit and Nagamani B.V., On the Development of Lofts for Doubly Curved Sheet Metal Components, International Journal of CAD CAM, Nov-2006.

 

59.        Prasad K.S.R.K., Selvaraj P., Praveen.V.Ayachit and Nagamani B.V., Automated Sheet Metal Component Production Technologies, To appear in Int. JOURNAL of AIRCRAFT.

 

60.      Prasad K.S.R.K., CONCUPTUAL FOUNDATIONS OF DISCREET ELEMENT TECHNOLOGY, Keynote Address, RAAES-06, Osmania University,2006.

  

B.           SUMMARY OF COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH, STUDENT THESIS SUPERVISED, UNPUBLISHED R&D REPORTS AND QIP PROGRAMS

 

Major Product Development:

 

Actively participated in Product Developments of DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India in two projects viz. “LCA, Tejas”, at ADA/HAL and in Ajay Super (6 x 6 Military Road Vehicle Chassis Design) at VRDE.  In the former as a Consultant and Team Leader for Sheet Metal Component Manufacturing Automation and in the later as a Honorary Adviser to the Chief Designer.

 

Theoretical  Development :

 

Finite Element Adaptations of Continuum Methods; FE Analysis of Micro-Mechanics for characterizing Elastic Modules, Creep Compliances, Stress Analysis in Fiber Reinforced Plastics and Composite Plates with Cutouts; FEM Applications of Stress Concentrations, Singularities, Vibration Analysis, Fracture Mechanics of Manufacturing Processes, Analysis of Beams with Flexible Joints, Dynamics of Tapered Beams, Short Span Effects on Box Beams in Bending, Effects of shear deformations and Rotatory Inertia on Bending Frequencies and Relative Assessment of Multi-layered Composite Plate Elements; Singularity Techniques for I-Dimensional Continua; Thin Plate Models Relevant to Computer Aided Analysis; Studies on Symmetry Conditions; The Principle of Superposition. Automobile suspension systems, Computer Aided Thin-walled Beam Design.  Principles of Quasi work (PQW), Computer Aided Model Based Design (CAMBD) etc. and fully automated A/c SMC Loft generation.

 

Experimental

 

Vibration Studies on Beams, Open Tubes with Lippings, Box Beams under Different Boundary Conditions, Pin-Jointed Cantilever Trusses; Studies on two dimensional Flutter Problems; Engine Noise Measurements and Parametric studies on Crack Trajectories in Bar Shearing; Full Scale Vehicle Frame Load Transfer Experiments under simulated Road Un evenness and Asymmetric Load Conditions.

 

Design and Collaborative Laboratory Development

 

Rigs for Studies on Thermo-Elastic Problems, Torsion Bending, Design of UTM, Design and  Fabrication of a Reaction Floor for Structures Laboratory; Design of Reaction Floor Frame for Full-scale Testing of A/c wings at IIT-Bombay and Automobile  Articulate rigs and Automotive Structural Components and sub-system test rigs, for full-scale and scaled road vehicle load transfer experiments at VRDE, Ahmednagar.  

 

Software Systems Development by Research Scholars and Students 

 

Indigenous Software Development carried out by providing Student Opportunities in Research Programs (SORP), FEM-CAD, Singularity based CAD, Pilot CAMBD Systems, CAD for TWB etc. and Software for Interactive Instruction and Training in CAD of Structures. 

 

Educational

 

Non-Destructive Testing; Reliability Based Design; Scaled Models in Engineering; Strengths of Composites: Uses of Composites in Automobile Industry; Structural Principles of Optimisation, Symmetry and Superposition Design of Data Structures for CAD, Micro-mechanical Modelling, Model based structural and Vehicle system design; Computer aided analysis of Thin Walled Beams.

 

C.    HONORARY WORKS AND OTHER IMPORTANT ASSIGNMENTS:

 

1.    Research Collaborator, Leader for Inter Institutional Task Force teams, Consultant and Educator in the areas of Software Development, Computer Aided Education and CAD for National R&D organizations, BARC, NCSDCT, ADE, VRDE, ADA, ISRO, CBIT, Hyderabad and Defence organizations like Indian Navy, Industries such as Mahindra and Mahindra, HAL and Quality Improvement programs of Universities and Continuing Education Programs of Aeronautics R & D. 

 

2.    Member, Syllabus Committee of the Council of Aeronautical Society of India, Member, Library Committee, IIT-Bombay, Convener, Curriculum Committee, Aero.Engg.Dept. and Senate Search Committees of IIT-Bombay.

 

3.    Specialist Member, Selection Committees (for senior positions) in the areas of A/c Structures, Structural Dynamics, Engineering Services and CAD/CAM for R and D organizations and Academic Institutions such as NAL, IITS, ADA, etc.

 

4.    Reviewer for Journals/Conferences/Research Programs on CAD/CAM and Applied Mechanics, Aeronautics, Engineering & Materials.  Also chaired Technical Sessions at National and International Conferences and delivered Keynote addresses.

 

5.    Principal Investigator / Project Leader for several sponsored and Industrial Consultancy Projects undertaken by IIT, funded by national agencies like ARDB, ADA and Industries.

 

6.    Examiner for several University and All-India Examinations in the field of M/c Design, Vibrations, Solid Mechanics and Computer Aided Design in Universities like Andhra, Pune and Bombay.

 

7.    Chairman / Member, Board of Examiners at IITs and GATE, Theses at M.E., M.Tech and Ph.D Levels in IITs and IISc., BOARD of STUDIES JNTU(Aero).[05,07]

 

8.   Other Academic/Administrative Positions: Professor Emeriteus and Principal, IARE, Hyderabad-43., Chairman, Hostel Councils and Permanent Member of Senate of IIT-Bombay. 

 

 

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