Mr. N. Ravikumar

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E,M.E.
Phone :
Email ID : ravikumar@crescent.education

Teaching

Educational Background

Programme Discipline Year of Passing University
M.E Machine Tool Engineering 2001 Bharathair University, Chennai
B. E Mechanical Engineering 1998 BharathairUniversity, Chennai

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Asst. Professor B.S.Abdur Rahman Institute June, 2011 to Till date
Lecturer Sona College of Technology, Salem August 2007 To May 2011 3 yrs& 9 months
Lecturer M.K.C.E, Karur August 2001 to April 2002 9 months

Lecture courses

  • Computational flow and heat transfer
  • Finite Element method
  • Mechanical Vibrations
  • Tribology
  • Vibration and Noise control
  • Strength of Materials
  • Machine component design
  • Kinematics of Machinery
  • Machine dynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Engineering mechanics
  • Manufacturing technology
  • Engineering graphics
  • Professional ethics & human values

Research

Areas Of Research Interest

  • Tribology study of automobile brake pad
  • Vibration Analysis of components and structures – Free and Forced vibration, Experimental Modal Analysis.
  • Finite Element analysis – Structural Static & Dynamic, Fatigue, Thermal steady and transient, Coupled field, Modal, Harmonic analysis and optimization of Wind turbine, Machine & Automobile components.
  • Nonlinear analysis of hydro forming process
  • Modeling and simulation of dynamic mechanical systems.
  • CFD study of heavy loaded trucks & wind turbine blades.

Research Publications

International & National Journal

  • “Experimental Studies on properties of steel based bimetal material”, 2nd Heat Treatment & Surface Engineering conference and expo 2016 & Concurrent Event Automotive Materials and Manufacturing”, 12- 14 May 2016, Chennai.
  • “Tribological Properties of Brake Friction Materials”, 2nd Heat Treatment & Surface Engineering conference and expo 2016 & Concurrent Event Automotive Materials and Manufacturing”, 12- 14 May 2016, Chennai.
  • “Modal Analysis of disc brake system”, 2nd Heat Treatment & Surface Engineering conference and expo 2016 & Concurrent Event Automotive Materials and Manufacturing”, 12- 14 May 2016, Chennai.
  • “Effect of solid lubricants on the tribological properties of the disc brake pad”, International conference on recent trends in engineering and technology, St.Joesph’s Institute of Technology, May 2016.

National Conference

  • “Development of wear resistance brake pad material for air disc brake pad”, National conference on “Recent trends in efficiency management in industries-2015, 10th of April 2015 at Saveetha university, Chennai
  • “Isogrid stiffened electronic enclosure for avionic applications”, National conference on TIME 2015organized by Dr.M.G.R university,Chennai

Extension

  • Year 2016 – Associated with Bimetal Bearings Ltd, Chennai and completed the project of Experimental and Numerical study of hydro forming study of bimetal strips.
  • March 2016 – Resource person in National level workshop on FEM and its applications, at MIET, Salem on March 2016
  • December 2015 – Resource person in FDP on Finite Element Analysis approved by Anna University, titled “at DGCT, Salem on December2015.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • In charge of Dynamics lab
  • Member – Curriculum development for M.Tech CAD-CAM & B.Tech (Mech.) Design Stream
  • Member in SAR Preparation NBA – CADCAM
  • Review Committee Member – PG Project work
  • Faculty Advisor of SAEKRT,
  • Assisting Faculty of SAE BAJA 2016
  • Lead Faculty of aSOP
  • PG project guidance