Faculty At Mechanical Department



Vikas Upadhyay
Vikas Upadhyay
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Machining of Advanced Materials, Friction Stir Welding, Composite Materials, Intelligent Manufacturing.
Email :- vikas@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Product Life Cycle Management
  2. Composite Materials and Processing
  3. Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  4. Nanotechnology and Micromachining
  5. Advanced Materials and Processes
  6. Workshop Technology
  7. Engineering Graphics
Educational Qualification
  1. Ph.D. - Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee - 2013
  2. M.Tech. - Faculty of Engineering, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra - 2006
  3. B.E. (Hons.) - Institute of Engineering and Technology, Khandari, Agra - 2003
    Memberships & Society
    1. Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) - Life Member
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Member, Departmental Purchase Committee (August 2018 - Continue)
      2. Alumni and Industrial Interaction Coordinator, Mechanical Department (February 2018 - Continue)
      3. Professor-In-Charge, Fitting Shop (2015-Continue)
      4. Professor-In-Charge : Entrepreneurship Cell (2014-Continue)
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. Assistant Warden, Sone Hostel (April 2018 - August 2020)
        2. Member, Board of Studies UG/PG (2015-2017)
        3. Member, NEUT, Central Seat Allocation Board 2016
        4. Member, Departmental Research Committee 2015-16
        5. Vice President, Techno-cultural Fest-2016
          Work Experiences
          1. Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, NIT Patna (17.10.2014 - till date)
            Books
            1. Chapter: Fabrication of Metal Matrix Composites by Friction Stir Processing, Upadhyay V. and Sharma C. , Book: Futuristic Composites Behavior, Characterization, and Manufacturing, Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018, Singapore, pp. 245-257, ISBN: 978-981-13-2416-1 (Print), September - 2018.
            2. Proceeding: International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing , Editors Kumar A., Singh M.P., singh A., Upadhyay V., Kumar A., Gowrisankar S., Excel Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-86724-81-6, June - 2018.
            3. Chapter: Minimum Quantity Lubrication Assisted Turning- An Overview, Upadhyay V., Jain P. K. and Mehta N. K. , Book: DAAAM International Scientific Book-2012, Vol.11, Chapter 39, pp. 463-478., ISBN 978-3-901509-86-5, ISSN 1726-9687 - 2012.
              Journals
              1. For list of publications please copy and paste the following link in the address bar. , https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=aVWyi-4AAAAJ&hl=en. .
                International Conferences
                1. Vishwakarma P., Upadhyay V., Sharma C., Yusufzai Z.K, Friction Stir Channeling in AA6082 and AA2024 Dissimilar Alloys, International Mechanical Engineering Congress (IMEC-2019).  NIT Tiruchirappalli,29Nov - 1Dec - 2019, .
                2. Sharma C., Upadhyay V. , Friction Stir Welding of Dissimilar Aluminium Alloys AA5086 and AA7039, International Conference on New Frontiers in Engineers, Science and Technology (NFEST-2019).  NIT Kurukshetra,February - 2019, .
                3. Sharma C., Upadhyay V. , Investigating the effect of friction Stir welding on microstructure and corrosion behaviour of Al-Zn-Mg alloy, International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Technologies (ICRAMMT-2018).  Marry Laxman Reddy Institute of Technology and Management, Hyderabad,November - 2018, .
                4. Kumar R., Upadhyay V., Sharma C., Mechanical Properties of Friction Stir Welded Aluminum-Copper Alloys: A Review, International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and manufacturing (ASCADM-2018).  National Institute of Technology Patna,June - 2018, .
                5. Narwariya B. S., Sharma C., Upadhyay V., Dissimilar Friction Stir Welding of Precipitation Hardening Aluminum Alloys AA2024 and AA7039, International Conference on Advances in Business and Engineering Sustainability (ABES-2018).  ABES Engineering College, Ghaziabad,March - 2018, .
                6. Kauser B., Upadhyay V., Chak V., Hasan F., Moisture Absorption Behavior and Mechanical Properties of Banana Fiber Reinforced Fly Ash /Epoxy Composites, International Conference on Energy, Materials and Information Technology (ICEMIT-2017).  Amity University Jharkhand,December - 2017, .
                7. Upadhyay V., Effect of Nozzle Tip Distance in Minimum Quantity Coolant Assisted Turning of Ti-6Al-4V Alloy”, , 15th International Conference on Humanizing Work and Work Environment (HWWE-2017).  Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh,December - 2017, .
                8. Sharma C., Sharma V., Upadhyay V., Microstructure Evolution in Dissimilar Friction Stir Welded Joints of Precipitation and Solution Hardening Aluminum Alloys, 15th International Conference on Humanizing Work and Work Environment (HWWE-2017).  Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh,December - 2017, .
                9. Choudhury M. R., Debnath K., Upadhyay V., Drilling of Unfilled hemp/epoxy and fly ash filled hemp/epoxy composites: analysis of force and temperature, Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials-XXV.  Pp. 750-765, The University of Auckland, New Zealand,January - 2017, .
                10. Choudhury M. R., Ghosh J., Upadhyay V., Debnath K., Influence of Tool Geometry and Cutting Parameters on the Quality of Hole during Drilling of Hemp Fibre Reinforced Composites, The 4th International Conference on Advances in Materials and Materials Processing.  IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal, India,November - 2016, .
                11. Sharma V., Sharma C., Upadhyay V., Singh S., Enhancing mechanical properties of friction stir welded joints of Al-Si-Mg alloy through post weld heat treatments, 5th International conference on Material Processing & Characterization.  GRIET, Hyderabad, India,March - 2016, .
                12. Upadhyay V., Jain P.K., Mehta N.K. , Comprehensive study of chip morphology in turning of Ti-6Al-4V, 5th International & 26th All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference (AIMTDR 2014) .  IIT Guwahati, Assam, India,December - 2014, .
                13. Sharma V., Singh S., Sharma C., Upadhyay V., Mechanical and Microstructural Characterization of Friction Stir Welded Al-Si-Mg Alloy, 5th International & 26th All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference (AIMTDR 2014) .  IIT Guwahati, Assam,December - 2014, .
                14. Sharma C., Upadhyay V., Sharma S., Optimum welding speed for friction stir welding of aluminum alloy” Advancements in welding, cutting & surfacing technologies for improved economy, reliability & sustainable environment, , International Institute of Welding – International Welding Congress 2014 (IC 2014) .  New Delhi, India,April - 2014, .
                15. Sharma C., Sharma S., Upadhyay V., Tensile behaviour of friction stir welded joints of aluminium alloy , International Conference On Emerging Trends in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (ICETMEE 2014), RIT, Boarder Security Force Academy, Tekanpur.  Gwalior, India,March - 2014, .
                16. Upadhyay V., Jain P.K., Mehta N.K., Prediction of surface roughness using cutting parameters and vibration signals in Minimum Quantity Coolant assisted turning of Ti-6Al-4V alloy , , International Conference on Innovations in Design and Manufacturing (InnDeM-2012), PDPM IIITDM.  Jabalpur, India,December - 2012, .
                17. Upadhyay V., Jain P.K., Mehta N.K., Machinability studies in hot machining of Ti-6Al-4V alloy , 3rd International Conference on Machining Science and Technology.  New Delhi, India ,August - 2012, .
                18. Upadhyay V., Jain P. K., Mehta N. K., Artificial neural network modelling of cutting force in turning of Ti-6Al-4V alloy and its comparison with response surface methodology , International conference on soft computing for problem solving (SOCPROS 2011), 2011,Published in Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing (Springer).  Vol. 131/2012, pp. 761-768, IIT Roorkee,December - 2012, .
                19. Upadhyay V., Jain P. K., Mehta N. K., Investigation of cutting force and specific cutting energy in turning of Ti-6Al-4V alloy using response surface methodology, International Conference on Agile Manufacturing Systems-2011.  Pp.769-775, DEI, Dayalbagh, Agra, India,December 18, - 2011, .
                20. Upadhyay V., Jain P. K., Mehta N. K., Modelling and experimental study of tangential cutting force in dry turning of Ti-6Al-4V alloy, Annals of DAAAM for 2011 & Proceedings of the 22nd International DAAAM Symposium .  Vol 22, No.1.pp.1023-1024., Vienna, Austria,November - 2011, .
                21. Hans Raj K., Sharma R. S., Upadhyay V., Verma A., Neuro-fuzzy modeling of end milling process, International Conference on Agile Manufacturing, ICAM-2006..  Virginia, USA,July - 2006, .
                22. Hans Raj K., Sharma R. S., Setia R., Upadhyay V., Verma A., Modeling of Micro-End milling operations with Artificial Neural Networks , International Conference on Agile Manufacturing, ICAM-2006 .  Virginia, USA,July - 2006, .
                National Conferences
                1. Kauser B., Kumar R., Upadhyay V., Hasan F., Moisture Absorption Behavior of Jute Fiber-Fly Ash Mixed Epoxy Composite, National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering (NCRAME 2017).   pp. 293-295, ISBN: 978-93-86256-88-1, Organized by National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra,June - 2017, .
                2. Hans Raj K., Sharma R. S., Upadhyay V., Cutting Force estimation with Neuro-Fuzzy model, All India Seminar on “Advances in Production Engineering: Vision 2020” organized by The Institution of Engineers (India).  Rajasthan State centre,December - 2005, .
                Projects
                1. SERB, DST Project (ECR/2016/001738) - Ongoing
                Phd Students
                1. Anugrah Singh ( Continue).
                2. Raj Kumar ( Continue).