Gangadharan K V

Designation: 

Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Tuesday, February 16, 1993

Professional Experience: 

Total 23 Years and at NITK

Contact Details

E-mail: 

kvganga [at] nitk.ac.in
kvganga[at]nitk.edu.in

Telephone: 

+91 824 2473657
Academic Background

• Ph.D (IIT Madras) 2001
• ME (NIT Trichy) 1992
• B Tech(Calicut University ) 1989

Areas of Interest

• Machine Dynamics, Vibration and its Control,
• Experimental Methods in Vibration and Acoustics
• Applications of smart materials in Vibration Control
• Mechatronics System & System Design
• Structural Health Monitoring & Condition Monitoring

Significant Projects

• Virtual Lab (vlabs.ac.in or solve.nitk.ac.in) - NMEICT, MHRD, GOI
• Remote triggered Lab (rtlabs.nitk.ac.in ) - NMEICT, MHRD, GOI
• Centre for System Design (MHRD and M/s National Instruments ltd)

Supervision of Ph.D

• 5 (completed )
• 3 (Submitted)
• 8 (ongoing)

Significant Publications

Journals : International
1. Hemanth, K; Kumar, Hemantha; K V Gangadharan (2016), “Vertical dynamic analysis of a quarter car suspension system with MR damper”, Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering ISSN: 1678-5878 (SCI), Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp1-11, DOI 10.1007/s40430-015-0481-7
2. Krishna, Hemanth; Kumar, Hemantha; K V Gangadharan (2016), “Optimization of Magneto-Rheological Damper for Maximizing Magnetic Flux Density in the Fluid Flow Gap Through FEA and GA Approaches”, Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C,pp1-7, Springer India , DOI: 10.1007/s40032-016-0251-z
3. Arun P Parameswaran; K V Gangadharan (2015), “Parametric modeling and FPGA based real time active vibration control of a piezoelectric laminate cantilever beam at resonance”, Journal of Vibration and Control ISSN: 1077-5463 (SCI), Vol.21,Issue 14, PP 2881-2895, SAGE Publications , doi:10.1177/1077546313518818
4. Arun P Parameswaran, Ananthakrishnan B, K V Gangadharan, (2015), “Modeling and design of field programmable gate array based real time robust controller for active control of vibrating smart system”, Journal of Sound and Vibration ISSN: 0022-460X (SCI), Vol. 345, PP 18-33, Academic Press, doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2015.05.006
5. Riessom W., Prakash Rao, Prasad Krishina, K.V. Gangadharan (2014) "Strain Feedback Active Vibration Control of Smart Cantilever Beam",International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Vol. 3 - Issue 1 (January - 2014) http://www.ijert.org/view.php?id=7870&title=strain-feedback-active-vibra...
6. Arun P Parameswaran; Ananthakrishnan, B; K V Gangadharan, (2015), “Design and development of a model free robust controller for active control of dominant flexural modes of vibrations in a smart system”, Journal of Sound and Vibration ISSN: 0022-460X (SCI), Vol 355, PP 1-15, Academic Press. doi:10.1016/j.jsv.2015.02.002
7. Kiran Vernekar, Hemantha Kumar and K.V.Gangadharan (2014) “Fault diagnosis of deep groove ball bearing through discrete wavelet features using support vector machine”, Int. Journal of COMADEM, Vol. 17, Pg. 31- 37, 2014.
8. K Hemanth, A Ganesha, K Hemantha, KV Gangadharan (2014), “Analysis of MR Damper Based on Finite Element Approach”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Volumes 592 – 594, pp 2006-2010, http://www.scientific.net/AMM.592-594.2006
9. N.D. Darwai, S.M. Murigendrappa, K.V. Gangadharan (2014) “Comparative Study on MSMA Actuation under Electromagnetic and biased-Magnetic Fields”, Universal Journal of Mechanical Engineering 2(6): 181-186, 2014, DOI: 10.13189/ujme.2014.020601, http://www.hrpub.org/download/20140701/UJME1-15190038.pdf
10. Gurumurthy B M, Harisha.S.R, Subramanya R Prabhu,, K.V.Gangadharan (2014) "Design of Virtual Instrumentation approach for A Multi-Purpose online Mechanical Vibration Experiment Using Labview", IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), e-ISSN: 2278-1684, p-ISSN: 2320-334X PP 68-71. http://iosrjournals.org/iosr-jmce/papers/ICAET-2014/me/volume-6/16.pdf?i...
11. Harisha S R, Subramanya R Prabhu B, K V Gangadharan (2014) "Implementation of Real Time Condition Monitoring of a Single Degree Freedom System Using Skyhook Control", IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE), e-ISSN: 2278-1684, p-ISSN: 2320-334X, PP 77-80 http://iosrjournals.org/iosr-jmce/papers/ICAET-2014/me/volume-2/18.pdf?i...
12. Subramanya R Prabhu B, Harisha S R, K V Gangadharan (2014) “Design, Synthesis and fabrication of Magneto Rheological Fluid Damper for low Frequency Application” IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE) e-ISSN: 2278-1684, p-ISSN: 2320-334X PP 60-63. http://iosrjournals.org/iosr-jmce/papers/ICAET-2014/me/volume-4/13.pdf?i...
13. Arun P. Parameswaran, Avinash B. Pai, Prashant K. Tripathi, K V Gangadharan (2013) “Active Vibration Control of a Smart Cantilever Beam on General Purpose Operating System” – Defense Science Journal, Vol. 63, No. 4, July 2013, pp. 413-417 © 2013, DESIDOC, http://publications.drdo.gov.in/ojs/index.php/dsj/article/viewFile/4865/...
14. Prashant Kumar Tripathi, K.V Gangadharan, (2012) Design and Implementation of Active Vibration Control in Smart Structures”, International Journal of Research and Reviews in Mechatronics Design and Simulation, Vol. 2, No.2, March 2012,92-98, (Science academy publisher UK http://www.researchgate.net/publication/233969997_Design_and_Implementat...
15. Prashant Kumar Tripathi, K.V Gangadharan, (2012) Design and Implementation of Web based Remote Laboratory for Engineering Education. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 2, No 2, February, 2012, 270-278. https://www.academia.edu/3676034/Design_and_Implementation_of_Web_based_...
16. Prashant Kumar Tripathi, K.V Gangadharan, (2012) Computer Interface to Accurately Determine Fermi Energy and Fermi Temperature of Materials. International Journal of Computer Applications (0975 – 8887) Volume 38– No.2, January 2012. https://www.ijcaonline.org/archives/volume38/number2/4664-6765
17. Prashant Kumar Tripathi, K.V Gangadharan, (2012) “Coil based electromagnetic semi-active vibration control of flexible structure”. ANNALS of F.E.H. – Int. J. of Eng. Tome X (Year 2012). 190 Fascicule 2. ISSN 1584 – 2665, 185-190. http://annals.fih.upt.ro/pdf-full/2012/ANNALS-2012-2-30.pdf
18. Mayand Pratap Singh, Prashant Kumar Tripathi, K.V Gangadharan, (2011) “FPGA based vibration control of a mass varying two-degree of freedom system”. International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems, Vol. 4, No. 4, December 2011. http://www.s2is.org/Issues/v4/n4/papers/paper10.pdf
19. Umashankar K. S, Ravish, K V Gangadharan, Vijay Desai (2011) “Machining Characteristics of Multiwall-CNT Reinforced Al/Al-Si Composites using Recurrence Quantification Analysis”, Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (JJMIE), Volume 5, Number 4, Aug. 2011, Pp 345 - 351 http://jjmie.hu.edu.jo/files/v5n4/JJMIE-134-09.pdf
20. K.S. Umashankar, K.V. Gangadharan, Vijay Desai, B. Shivamurthy (2011) "Machining Characteristics of nanocomposites", Advanced Materials Letter 2011, 2(3) 222-226, http://amlett.com/uploads/29697.pdf
21. Abhinav Alva, Ravish, K V Gangadharan (2011) “Experimental and Finite Elements Analysis of a Tuned Mass Absorber for Vibration Isolation”, ARPN journal of engineering and applied sciences, January 2011, Vol 6. No.1, http://www.arpnjournals.com/jeas/research_papers/rp_2011/jeas_0111_445.pdf
22. Ravish, Umashankar K. S, Abhinav Alva, K V Gangadharan, Vijay Desai (2011) “Recurrence Quantification Analysis as a possible tool to compare the machinability of Steels”, ARPN journal of engineering and applied sciences, January 2011, Vol 6. No.1., http://www.arpnjournals.com/jeas/research_papers/rp_2011/jeas_0111_435.pdf
23. Umashankar. K S, K. V. Gangadharan, Vijay Desai and B. Shivamurthy ,(2010) “Fabrication and Investigation of Damping Properties of Nano Particulate Composites”, Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering- Vol. 9, No.9, pp.819-830, 2010, www.scirp.org/journal/PaperDownload.aspx?paperID=20784
24. Shridhar. D. Mhalsekar, S.S. Rao, K.V. Gangadharan (2010) Investigation on feasibility of recurrence quantification analysis for detecting flank wear in face milling, International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology, Vol. 2, No. 5, pp. 23-38, http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijest/article/view/60098
25. Shridhar D. Mhalsekar, Mohan G., Shrikantha S. Rao and K. V. Gangadharan, (2009) Determination of transient and steady state cutting in face milling operation using recurrence quantification analysis, ARPN journal of engineering and applied sciences, on December 2009,vol 4.no.10. http://www.arpnjournals.com/jeas/research_papers/rp_2009/jeas_1209_274.pdf
26. Umashankar K S, Abhinav Alva, K V Gangadharan and Vijay Desai (2009) Damping behaviour of cast and sintered aluminium, ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, August 2009 , Vol. 4 No. 6, http://www.arpnjournals.com/jeas/research_papers/rp_2009/jeas_0809_229.pdf
27. K V Gangadharan, C. Sujatha, V. Ramamurti. (2008) Dynamic response of railroad vehicles: a frequency domain approach. Int. J. Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS), Vol. 15, No.1 . pp 65-81 http://inderscience.metapress.com/content/c539568l52167n61/
28. Shivaram A C, K V Gangadharan, (2007) Statistical modeling of a magneto-rheological fluid damper using design of experiments approach, Int. Journal of Smart Materials and Structures 16,(2007), pp1310-1314 http://iopscience.iop.org/0964-1726/16/4/044
29. K V Gangadharan, C. Sujatha, V. Ramamurti . (2007) Dynamic response of railroad vehicle to rail joints and average vertical profile (AVP) A Time Domain Approach. Int. J. Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) Vol. 14, No. 4 . pp 402-420, http://www.inderscience.com/info/inarticle.php?artid=15709

Achievements

• Designed and Setup of Centre for System Design a centre of Excellence with Industrial funding
• Virtual lab project in collaboration with seven IIT’s and five other Institutions (funded by NMEICT, MHRD GOI)
• Remote Triggered Lab – Only NIT to have this project along with different IITs

 

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