National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Faculty

Name : V S Nagendra Reddy B
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Pursuing Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur), M.Tech (IIT kanpur, 2010), B.Tech (JNTUH, 2008)
Current Address :

DB-66, NIT Kurukshetra, Haryana-136119

Phone 1 (office) : 01744-233107
Phone 2 (office) : 9034159769
Email : nagendra@nitkkr.ac.in

Area Of Interest :

  • Compliant Mechanisms, Solid Mechanics, Topology Optimization, Finite Element Analysis, Contact Mechanics and Hybrid Vehicles.

Experience :

  •   Dec 2013 - Till date: Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Kurukshetra

  •   June 2018 - July 2018: Visiting Researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur

  •   June 2016 - July 2016: Visiting Researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur

  •   June 2014 - July 2014: Visiting Researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur

  •   Sep 2010 - Dec 2013, Development Manager, Engineering Research Center, TATA Motors LTD, Pune.

Other :

Subjects Taught:

  • Machine Design
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Applied Numerical Methods
  • Engineering Graphics

Journal Publications:

2011-12

Conferences:

2016-17

  • Amit; Reddy, B V S N., Bajpai, V K., “Modeling and Simulation of a Vehicle Powertrain to Estimate Engine Performance” National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Kurukshetra, Jun 02nd -03rd, 2017, Volume-1, PP. 373-377, ISBN: 978-93-86256-88- 1

2010-11

Workshop/STC/SDP/FDP attended: 

  • Workshop series on “Fatigue & Fracture Testing of Metals and Advanced Composites Technology”, MSRUAS, Bengaluru, Oct 06th-08th, 2017
  • A Two days Faculty Development program using ANSYS FEA, NIT Kurukshetra, March 7th - 11th, 2017

International Conferences organized:

  • 2nd International Conference on New Frontiers in Engineering, Science & Technology (NFEST 2019), NIT Kurukshetra, February 18th – 22nd, 2019 as Organizing Secretary

National Conferences organized:

  • National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering (NCRAME 2017), NIT Kurukshetra, June 02nd – 03rd, 2017 as Organizing Secretary

Workshop/STC/SDP/FDP organized:

  • A Five Days Skill Development and Faculty Development program using ANSYS FEA, NIT Kurukshetra, March 7th - 11th, 2017 as Coordinator
  • A Five Days workshop on Industry Oriented 3D Modelling using SOLIDWORKS, NIT Kurukshetra, 21st-25th September 2017 as Coordinator

M.Tech Thesis Supervised (Awarded / In-Progress)

  • "Optimization of Gear Shift Points of a Passenger Vehicle for different Drive Cycles Using MATLAB and SIMULINK" , Sumit Kumar, June 2019 (Awarded)
  • "Study of Performance of an Automobile through Modelling and Simulation using Simulink", Amit, July 2017 (Awarded)

Administrative / Academic Responsibilities

  • Member of Departmental Time-Table committee                               since January 22, 2019
  • Prof-In-Charge, CAD Laboratory, NIT Kurukshetra                            Oct 2016 – till date
  • Prof-In-Charge, Computer and Automation Centre                            Oct 2016 – Jan 2019
  • Member, Curriculum revision Committee                                            Nov 2017 – till date
  • Member, Organizing Committee, TECHSPARDHA-17, NIT KKR       19 Jan – 22 Jan 17
  • Member, Organizing Committee, ALTIUS-2016, NIT KKR                  7 Oct – 9 Oct 2016
  • Prof-In-Charge, Strength of Materials Laboratory, NIT KKR               Nov 2014 – Sep 2016
  • Member, Organizing Committee, ALTIUS-2014, NIT KKR                 17 Oct – 19 Oct 14
  • Member, Organizing Committee, TECHSPARDHA -14, NIT KKR      28 Mar – 30 Mar 14

Awards: 

  • Gold medal in B.Tech academics
  • Outstanding performer award in TAEKWONDO Self-Defence workshop held at IIT KANPUR.
  • Won the second prize in carom competition held at IIT Kanpur

Memberships of professional bodies:

  • Life member of Indian Structural Integrity Society (InSIS)
  • Life member of The Institution of Engineers (IEI India)
  • Life member of Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ISTAM)
  • Life member of Association for Machines and Mechanisms (AMM)

Personal Webpagehttp://bvsnreddy.wix.com/nagendra