Achievements

  • National Governing Council (NGC) member of Indian Welding Society
  • Serves as reviewer for many scientific international refereed journals
  • Invited as resource person for many technical talks
  • Designated as Chartered Engineer by Institutions of Engineers India
  • Quality assurance consultant of ASSOCIATED PIPES INDUSTRIES
  • Contributed many research articles in refereed international journals and conferences
  • Authored a book titled "Introduction to Marketing Management for Engineers"
  • Gold Medalist in Masters for holding University Rank
  • Involved in NBA Accreditation and ISO Certification activities

Research area/ Expertise / Areas of Interest

  • Dry and Under-water welding
  • DOE & Optimization
  • Composite material
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Corrosion and Prevention
  • Mechanical and metallurgical characterization of metals

principal

Dr. SHANAVAS S.

PROFESSOR & PRINCIPAL

QUAIFICATION:B.TECH,M.TECH,PhD,MIE,C Eng.

E-MAIL ID: principal@yit.ac.in

PHONE: 91-9400529829

Latest Publications

International Journals

  • “Effect of Welding on Pitting and Intergranular Corrosion Behavior of Marine Grade Aluminium Alloy”, Materials Performance and Characterization (ASTM International), ISSN: 2379-1365, (in press), May, (2019) [Scopus and SCI index]
    https://doi.org/10.1520/MPC20180118
  • “Weldability of Marine Grade AA 5052 Aluminum Alloy by Underwater Friction Stir Welding”, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (Springer), ISSN: 0268-3768, Volume 95, Issue 9-12, April, (2018), pp. 4535-4546. [Scopus and SCI index]
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s00170-017-1492-6
  • “Parametric Optimization of Friction Stir Welding Parameters of Marine Grade Aluminium Alloy Using Response Surface Methodology”, Transactions of Nonferrous Metals of China (Elsevier), ISSN: 1003-6326, Volume 27, Issue 11, November, (2017), pp. 2334-2344. [Scopus and SCI index]
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S1003-6326(17)60259-0
  • “Optimization of Multiple Performance Characteristics of Friction Stir Welded Joint with Grey Relational Analysis”, Materials Research (Scielo), ISSN: 1516-1439, Volume 21, issue 6, November, (2018), pp. 127-133. [Scopus and SCI index]
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1980-5373-MR-2017-1050
  • “Effect of Geometry of Tool Pin Profile on the Mechanical & Metallographic Characteristics of Friction Stir Welded AA 5052-H32 Aluminium Alloy”, Journal of Manufacturing Technology research (Nova science), ISSN: 1943-8095, Volume 9, Issue 1-2, (2017), pp. 81-93. [Scopus index]
  • “Modeling and Analysis of Friction Stir Welding and Underwater Friction Stir Welding of Aluminium Alloy: A Review”, Applied Mechanics and Materials (Trans Tech), ISSN: 1662-7482, Volume 867, July, (2017), pp. 127-133.
    https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.867.127
  • “Weld Quality Prediction of AA 5052-H32 Aluminium Alloy Using Neural Network Approach”, Materials Today: Proceedings (Elsevier), ISSN: 2214-7853, Volume 5, No. 2, (2018), pp. 8256-8262. [Scopus index]
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.11.516
  • “Quality Prediction of Friction Stir Weld Joints on AA 5052 H32 Aluminium Alloy Using Fuzzy Logic Technique”, Materials Today: Proceedings (Elsevier), ISSN: 2214-7853, Volume 5, Issue 5, (2018), pp. 12124-12132. [Scopus index]
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2018.02.190
  • “Weldability of AA 5052 H32 Aluminium Alloy by TIG Welding and FSW Process - A Comparative Study”, Materials Science and Engineering (IOP Science), ISSN: 1757-8981, Volume 247, (2017), 012016. [Scopus index]
    https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/247/1/012016

International Conferences

  • “ANFIS Modeling of Friction Stir Weld Parameters”, IEEE 2016 International Conference on Control, Instrumentation, Communication and Computational Technologies (ICCICCT), NICHE, Kumaracoil, India, December, (2016), 772-777. [Scopus index proceeding]
    https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCICCT.2016.7988056
  • “Weld Quality Prediction of AA 5052-H32 Aluminium Alloy Using Neural Network Approach”, International conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Manufacturing Engineering (IMME17), National Institute of Technology (NIT), Trichy, India, March, (2017). [Manuscript published in Materials Today: Proceedings]
  • “Quality Prediction of Friction Stir Weld Joints on AA 5052 H32 Aluminium Alloy Using Fuzzy Logic Technique”, International Conference on Materials Manufacturing and Modelling (ICMMM - 2017), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore, India, March, (2017). [Manuscript published in Materials Today: Proceedings]
  • “Modeling and Analysis of Friction stir welding and Underwater Friction Stir Welding of Aluminium Alloy: A Review”, International conference on Technological Advancements in Materials and Manufacturing for Industrial Environment, KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, India, March, (2016). [Manuscript published in Applied Mechanics and Materials]
  • “Bamboo as Reinforcement in Structural Concrete Element in a Low Cost House”, International Conference on Recent Innovations and Trends in Engineering and Science, Sree Narayana Institute of Technology, Adoor, Kerala, India, February, (2016). [Interdisciplinary – Civil Engineering]

Professional affiliations

  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) International
  • Institution of Engineers India
  • Energy Conservation Society
  • Indian Society for Technical Education
  • Tribology Society of India
  • Indian Welding Society