National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Faculty

Name : Vikas Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph.D. from National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra on
Current Address :

Cabin # M-122, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Kurukshetra

Phone 1 (office) : 01744233447
Phone 2 (office) : 9468166670
Email : 1. vikas.thermal@gmail.com 2. vikas.pec@nitkkr.ac.in

Area Of Interest :

  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Advance Machining
  • Design of Experiments
  • Parametric Optimization
  • Ultrasonic Machining
  • Friction Stir Welding

Experience :

  • Total teaching Experience : 9 Years
  • Worked for 2 years from July 28, 2008  to August 2, 2010 at N.C. College of Engineering, Israna, Panipat.
  • Worked for 8 months at National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra from November 2012 to June 2013.
  • Working as an Assistant Professor at National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra  since August 30, 2013.

Other :

Publications:

  • Chetan Sharma and Vikas Kumar “Quantification of Sugar Content Loss in various Byproducts of the Sugar Industry” International Journal of Advance Industrial Engineering, 2015 , ISSN 2320 –5539.
  • Chetan Sharma and Vikas Kumar “Analysis of the Volume of the Main Water and Wastewater in a Sugar Manufacturing Process followed by the Suggestion Regarding the Reutilization of the Waste Water” International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, 2015, ISSN 2347 – 5161
  • Pankaj Suraj Mittal, Dinesh Khanduja, Vikas Kumar “Recent Approaches for Solving Scheduling Problems: A Review”Journal of Basic and Applied Engineering Research 2015 ISSN: 2350-0255
  • Mahesh, Dinesh Khanduja, Vikas Kumar, Rajeev Rathi “Effect of Process Parameters on Cutting Rate in WEDM of Incoloy 825IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 2016, ISSN: 2278-1684
  • Vikas kumar, Vishal saini, Devendra singh, ravindra meena “Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling : A Review” National conference on recent advances in mechanical engineering (NCRAME 2017), 2017 ISBN: 978-93-86256-88-1
  • Vikas Kumar, Vishal Saini, Devendra singh, ravindra meena “Effects of Machining Parameters in Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling: A Review” National conference on recent advances in mechanical engineering (NCRAME 2017,) 2017 ISBN: 978-93-86256-88-1
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Machining optimization in Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling of BK-7 through response surface methodology using desirability approach", Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering (SCIE; IF 1.743), 2018, Vol 40, Issue 2; article number 83, DOI: 10.1007/s40430-017-0953-z
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Regression analysis of surface roughness and micro- structural study in rotary ultrasonic drilling of BK7”, Ceramics International (SCI; IF 3.45), 2018, Vol 44, Issue 14; pp 16819-16827, DOI: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2018.06.117
  • Munna Dahiya and Vikas Kumar “A state of art review on friction stir welding of dissimilar alluminium alloys” in 6th National Conference on Nano-science and Instrumentation Technology, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, March 29-30, 2018
  • Munna Dahiya and Vikas Kumar “Experimental Analysis of FS wlded dissimilar alluminium alloys (AA5083 & AA 6082) Using taguchi technique” in 2nd International conference on frontiers engineering, applied science and technology, NIT Trichy, 27-28 April 2018
  • Deepak Sharma, Hari Singh and Vikas Kumar, “Process Parameters and Their Effects on Mechanical Properties of Similar and Dissimilar Friction Stir Welded Joints- A critical Literature Review, 6th National Conference on Nano-science and Instrumentation Technology, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, March 29-30, 2018
  • Surender, Hari Singh and Vikas Kumar, “A review of Literature on Friction Stir Welding”, 6th National Conference on Nano-science and Instrumentation Technology, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, March 29-30, 2018
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Effect of parameters and optimization of Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling through desirability and PSO”, International Journal of Manufacturing Research (Inderscience; Scopus; Accepted)
  • Book Chapter : Munna Dahiya, Vikas Kumar, Shubham Verma (2019) A Critical Review on Friction Stir Welding of Dissimilar Aluminium Alloys. Advances in Industrial and Production Engineering: Select Proceedings of FLAME 2018 Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, Singapore, ISBN 978-981-13-6412-9, pp. 707-719
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Investigation of hole quality in rotary ultrasonic drilling of borosilicate glass using RSM”, Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering (SCIE; IF 1.743), 2019, Vol 41, Issue 1, article number 36; DOI:10.1007/s40430-018-1524-7
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling of Silica Glass BK-7: Microstructural Investigation and Process Optimization Through TOPSIS”, Silicon (SCIE; IF 1.235), 2019, Vol 11, Issue 1; pp- 471-485, DOI: 10.1007/s12633-018-9933-x
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Optimization of Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling of optical glass using Taguchi method and utility approach”, Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal (Elsevier, Scopus) Volume 22, Issue 3, June 2019, pp. 956-965.
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh “Parametric Optimization of Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling using Grey Relational Analysis”, International Conference on Materials, Manufacturing and Modelling (ICMMM), Vellore Institute of Technology, March 29-31, 2019 (To be published in Materials Today: Proceedings, Scopus indexed)
  • Himanshu Kumar, Vikas Kumar, Gourav Singh (2019) Feasibilty Study of Joining copper Plate using Friction Stir Welding, 6th Intenational Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering (CPIE 2019), National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, June 8-10, 2019
  • Himanshu Kumar, Vikas Kumar, “A critical review on Fiction stir welding Technique” 7th National Conference on Nano-science and Instrumentation Technology, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, Mach 9-10, 2019
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh "Effects of Parameters And Performance Enhancement of Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling Using Utility Approach”, Facta Universitatis, Series Mechanical Engineering (Scopus; Accepted)
  • Vikas Kumar and Hari Singh “Parametric optimization in Rotary Ultrasonic Drilling of BK7 through RSM based PSO” 4th International Conference on Design and Manufacturing Engineering (ICDME2019), Deakin University, Geelong, Australia, July 15-17, 2019. (Accepted, to be published in IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Scopus Indexed)
  • Satnam Singh, Surjit Angra, Vikas Kumar “Optimization of Joint Strength of Adhesively Bonded Glass Fibre Epoxy Based Double Strap Butt Joint” International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (Scopus Indexed), ISSN: 2278-3075, July 2019.

Ph.D. Supervision:

03 in progress

M.Tech. Dissertations:

Completed: 07

In Progress: 01

S. no.

Name of scholar

Roll no.

Title of thesis

Session

1

Chetan Sharma

3133517

Waste management in process industries: A case study

2014-15

2

Pankaj Suraj Mittal

3143516

MADM driven exploration for wind energy potential : A case study of some India states

2015-16

3

Mahesh

3143505

Optimization of some parameters of WEDM process for INCOLOY 825

2015-16

4

Munna Singh Dahiya

31606123

Experimental investigation of friction stir welding of dissimilar aluminum alloys

2017-18

5

Surender

31606113

Effect of friction stir welding process parameters for FSWed Al7075 alloy using tahuchi parameter design approach

2017-18

6

Deepak Sharma

31606104

Optimization of friction stir welding process through taguchi methods

2017-18

7

Himanshu Kumar

31706120

Performance study of friction stir welding

2018-19

 

 

Workshop/FDP attended:

Sr. no.

Title

Venue/Department

Duration

1.

Synthesis and characterization techniques of smart materials

NIT Kurukshetra/

School of material science and nanotechnology

 

September 22-26, 2014

2.

Application of MATLAB for engineering computations (AMEC)

PDPM indian institute of information technology, Jabalpur /Design & manufacturing

February 06-08, 2015

3.

Engineering optimization methods (analytical models)

NIT Kurukshetra/

ECE department

 

September 23-27, 2015

4.

Advances in manufacturing (AIM-2016)

NIT Kurukshetra/

Mechanical department

17-22 October, 2016

5.

Basic course on ANSYS FEA

NIT Kurukshetra

March 10-11, 2017

6.

Recent Advancement in Materials Processing and Characterization

IIT Roorkee/ Mechanical and IndustrialEngineering

June 10-14, 2019

7.

Quality Management: Importance, Issues and Challenges

IIT Roorkee/ Mechanical and IndustrialEngineering

June 17-21, 2019