Suresh Hebbar H



Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, September 29, 1983

Professional Experience: 

Total: 39 years, and at NITK: 39 years

Contact Details


hssatwale [at]


+91-824-2474000 Extn. 3653


+91 9243302078
Academic Background

• PhD (Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi), 1999
• M.Tech. (Indian Institute of Science. Bangalore), 1987
• B.E. (Mysore University), 1981

Areas of Interest

Machine Design, Composite Materials, Tribology, Fracture Mechanics, Metal Forming,Metal Casting, Bio materials, Bio Tribology

Significant Projects

‘Tribological Properties of Polymer Composites’, sanctioned by MHRD, New Delhi, 2001-2004, sanctioned amount Rs. 5.5 lakhs.

Supervision of Ph.D

Completed: 04
Ongoing: 01

Significant Publications

1. Anilkumar H.C., Hebbar H.S. and Ravishankar K.S. (2011). “Mechanical Properties of Fly ash Reinforced Aluminium alloy (Al6061) Composites.” International Journal
of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME), 6 (1), 41-45.
2. Anil Kumar H C , N.K. Udayashankar , Sudheendra P and H.S. Hebbar , Microstructural and Tribological Characterisation of Tin Coated Aluminium Alloy (6061),
International Journal of Mechanical Engineering , Volume 1, Issue 1, (2012), pp 73-78
3. Anilkumar H.C. and H. Suresh Hebbar , Effect of Particle Size of Fly ash on Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Aluminium alloy (Al6061) Composites and
Their Correlations, International Journal of Mechanic Systems Engineering, Volume 3, Issue 1, (2013), pp 6-13.
4. Sanjeev N K, Vinayak Malik, H. Suresh Hebbar, Verification of Johnson-Cook Material Model Constants of AA2024-T3 for use in Finite Element Simulation of Friction
Stir Welding and its Utilization in Severe Plastic Deformation Process Modelling, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology (IJRET), Vol-03,
Iss-06, pp. 98-102, Jun-2014.


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Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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