Ravi Kumar, Digavalli

Areas of Interest: 

Metal Forming, Mechanical Metallurgy

  • Ph.D., IIT Madras
Academic/Industrial Experience
  1. Faculty at IIT Delhi since 1998
  2. R&D, Tata Steel , 1996-98
  3. Visiting Faculty at The University of Waterloo, Canada in 2005-06
  4. Humboldt Research Fellow at the Institute for Metal Forming Technology, University of Stuttgart, Germany in 2008
  5. Principal investigator of sponsored research projects funded by DST, ISRO and DRDO
Selected Publications
  1. B Modi, D Ravi Kumar ,"Effect of Friction and Lubrication on Formability of AA5182 Alloy in Hydroforming of Square Cups" - Materials Science Forum,Vol. 762,pp. 621-626, 2013
  2. V Gautam, D Ravi Kumar, AK Shukla,"Effect of Punch Profile Radius on Springback in V-Bending of Tailor Welded Blanks Welded in Transverse Direction", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 592-594,pp. 1045-1049,2014
  3. Anil Kumar, Satyanarayan Satapathy and D. Ravi Kumar "Effect of sheet thickness and punch roughness on formability of sheets in hydromechanical deep drawing", Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, Vol. 19 No. 8, 1150-1160.
  4. Sushanta Kumar Panda and D. Ravi Kumar, "Experimental and numerical studies on the forming behaviour of tailor welded steel sheets in biaxial stretch forming", Materials and Design, Vol.31, 1365-1383

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