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Iqbal, Mohd. Ashraf
Mohd. Ashraf Iqbal Associate Professor iqbalfce[at]iitr.ac.in 91-1332-285866
Areas of Interest
  • Impact Mechanics, Crash, Blast, Penetration and Perforation
  • Material Modelling of Ordinary and Ultra High Performance Concrete, Metals, Ceramics and Composites
  • Development and Testing of Indigenous Ultra High Performance Concrete for Strategic Structures, .
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
2014Till DateAssociate ProfessorIIT Roorkee
20092014Assistant ProfessorIIT Roorkee
20072009LecturerIIT Roorkee
20062007LecturerNIT Jalandhar
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
Endeavour Research FellowshipThe University of Adelaide2015
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
B.Tech.Civil EngineeringJMI1999
M.Tech.Structural EngineeringAMU2002
Ph.D.Impact MechanicsIIT Delhi2006
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
The Ballistic Response of Ceramic Targets Under Various Configuration, Prestress and ObliquityDRDO2016
Numerical Study of Dynamic Brittle Fracture in Impact ProblemsDST (Indo-Russian Project)2016
Energy Absorption Characteristics of Prestressed Concrete Elements Under Drop Wt. & Ballistic ImpactDST2015
Experimental and Numerical Investigations of the Ballistic Resistance of Ductile Targets DRDO2011
Numerical Simulation of the Response of Nuclear Containment Subjected to Aircraft CrashAERB2011
Analysis of an Underground Technical Facility Subjected to Impact and Blast LoadingDRDO2010
Numerical and Experimental Analysis of Influence of Boundary Condition on Deformation of Metal PlateDST (Indo-Russian Project)2009
Experimental and Numerical Investigations of Projectile Impact on Metallic PlatesIIT Roorkee2007
Memberships
  • Member of Editorial Board, International Journal of Impact Engineering
  • Member, Institution of Engineers, India
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Response of Metallic Plates to Small Arms ProjectilesK. SenthilA2010
Numerical and Experimental Analysis of Influence of Boundary Conditions on Deformation of MetalPlateG. TiwariA2011
Finite Element Analysis of Aircraft Crash on Nuclear ContainmentM. R. SadiqueA2010
Finite Element Analysis of FRP Composite StructuresC. H. DevidasA2009
Behaviour of Prestressed Concrete Plates Under High Rate of LoadingA. RajputO2012
Response of Prestressed Concrete Under Quasi-Static and Dynamic LoadingV. KumarO2013
Impact Response of Ultrahigh Performance Concrete at Elevated TemperatureVenkatesan J.O2014
Constitutive Modelling of Concrete Subjected to High Strain RateKamranO2015
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisationLevel
ResearchThe University of Adelaide, South AustraliaRP
Research and consultancyDefense Research and Development OrganisationRP
ResearchAtomic Energy Regulatory BoardRP
ResearchCentral Building Research InstitutePHD
Refereed Journal Papers
1.         N. A. Siddiqui, M. A. Iqbal, H. Abbas, D. K. Paul     
            Reliability analysis of nuclear containment without metallic liners against jet aircraft crash
            Nuclear Engineering and Design 224 (2003) 11-21
           
2.         N. K. Gupta, M. A. Iqbal, G. S. Sekhon
            Experimental and numerical studies on the behavior of thin aluminum plates subjected
            to impact by blunt and  hemispherical  nosed projectiles
            International Journal of Impact Engineering 32 (2006) 1921-1944
 
3.         M. A. Iqbal, N. K. Gupta, G. S. Sekhon
            Experimental and numerical studies of behavior of thin aluminum plates subjected to
            impact by ogive nosed projectiles
            Defense Science Journal. Vol: 56, No. 5 (2006) 841-852
 
4.         N. K. Gupta, M. A. Iqbal, G. S. Sekhon
            Effect of projectile nose shape, impact velocity, and target thickness on the deformation
            behavior of aluminum target plates
            International Journal of Solids and Structures 44 (2007) 3411-3439
 
5.         N. K. Gupta, M. A. Iqbal, G. S. Sekhon
            Effect of projectile nose shape, impact velocity and target thickness on the deformation
            behavior of layered plates
            International Journal of Impact Engineering 35 (2008) 37-60
                                       
6.         M. A. Iqbal, N. K. Gupta
            Energy absorption characteristics of aluminum plates subjected to projectile impact
            Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures Vol. 5, No. 4, (2008) 259-287
           
7.         M. A. Iqbal, N. K. Gupta
            Ballistic limit of single and layered aluminum plates
            Strain, An International Journal of Experimental Mechanics Vol. 47, 2011 (e205-e219)
           
8.         A. Chakarbarti, M. A. Iqbal, P. Agrawal
            Damage initiation of laminated frp composite plates under impact
            International Journal of Applied Mechanics and Engineering Vol. 14, 2009 (659-682)
 
9.         M. A. Iqbal, A. Chakrabarti, S. Beniwal, N. K. Gupta
            3D Numerical simulations of sharp nosed projectile impact on ductile targets.
            International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 37, 2010 (185-195)
           
10.       M. A. Iqbal, G. Gupta, N. K. Gupta
            3D-Numerical simulations of ductile targets subjected to oblique impact by sharp
            nosed projectiles.
            International Journal of Solids and Structures Vol. 47, 2010 (224-237)
 
11.       M. A. Iqbal, G.Gupta, A. Diwakar, N. K. Gupta
            Numerical Investigation of the Influence of Projectile Nose Shape and Target Obliquity
            on the Ballistic Resistance
            European Journal of Mechanics-A/Solids Vol. 29, 2010 (683-694)
 
12.       A. Chakrabarti, H.D. Chalak, M. A. Iqbal, A. H. Sheikh
            A new FE model based on higher order zigzag theory for the analysis of laminated sandwich beam with soft core
            Composite Structures Vol. 93, 2011 (271-279)
 
13.       H. D. Chalak,  A. Chakrabarti, M. A. Iqbal, and A. H. Sheikh
            Vibration of laminated sandwich beams having soft core
            Journal of Vibration and Control Vol. 18 (10), 2012 (1422-1435)
 
14.       M. A. Iqbal, P. K. Gupta, V. S. Deore, S. K. Tak, G. Tiwari, N. K. Gupta
            Effect of Target Span and Configuration on the Ballistic Limit
            International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 42, 2012 (11-24)
 
15.       M. A. Iqbal, S. Rai, M. R. Sadique, P. Bhargava
            Numerical Simulation of Aricraft Crash on Nuclear Containment Structure
            Nuclear Engineering and Design Vol. 243, 2012 (321-335)
 
16.       A. Chakrabarti, H.D. Chalak, M. A. Iqbal, A. H. Sheikh
            Buckling analysis of laminated sandwich beam with soft core
            Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures Vol. 9 (3), 2012 (367-381)
 
17.       H.D. Chalak, A. Chakrabarti, M. A. Iqbal, A. H. Sheikh
            An improved C0 model for the analysis of laminated sandwich plate with soft core
            Finite Element Analysis and Design Vol. 56, 2012 (20-31)
 
18.       H.D. Chalak, A. Chakrabarti, M. A. Iqbal, A. H. Sheikh
            Free vibration analysis of laminated soft core sandwich plates
            ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics Vol. 135, 2013 (011013-1)
 
19.        M. A. Iqbal, G. Tiwari, P. K. Gupta
             Response of 1100-H12 aluminum targets to varying span and configuration
             Key Engineering Materials Vol. 535-536, 2013 (539-542)
 
20.        P. K. Gupta, M. A. Iqbal, G. Tiwari, N. K. Gupta
             Effect of configuration and target span on the ballistic resistance
             Key Engineering Materials Vol. 535-536, 2013 (52-55)
 
21.        M. A. Iqbal, S. H. Khan, R. Ansari, N. K. Gupta
             Experimental and numerical studies of double-nosed projectile impact on aluminum plates
             International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 54, 2013 (232-245)
 
22.        R. Sadique, M. A. Iqbal, P. Bhargava
              Nuclear containment structure subjected to commercial and fighter aircraft crash
              Nuclear Engineering and Design Vol. 260, 2013 (30-46)
 
23.         M. A. Iqbal, A. Diwakar, A. Rajput, N. K. Gupta
              Influence of projectile shape and influence angle on the ballistic limit and failure mechanism of thick steel plates 
              Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics Vol. 62, 2012 (40-53)
 
24.         M. A. Iqbal, K. Senthil, A. Kumar
              Behaviour of cantilever and counterfort retaining walls subjected to lateral earth pressure
              International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering Vo. 8 (2), 2014 (167-181)
 
25.         K. Senthil, G. Tiwari, M. A. Iqbal, N. K. Gupta
              Impact response of single and layered thin plates
              Proceedings of Indian National Science Academy Vol. 79, 2013 (705-716)
 
26.          B. S. Sharma, M. A. Iqbal. P. Bhargava, P. Gundlaplli
               Response of containment subjected to missile penetration and explosion
               Proceedings of Indian National Science Academy Vol. 79,  2013 (687-694)
 
27.          H. D. Chalak, A. Chakrabarti, M. A. Iqbal, A. H. Sheikh,
               Stability analysis of laminated soft core sandwich plate using HOZT
               Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures (Accepted)
 
28.          H. D. Chalak, A. Chakrabarti, M. A. Iqbal, A. H. Sheikh
               C0 FE model based on HOZT for the analysis of laminated soft core skew sandwich
              plates:bending and vibration
              Journal of Applied Mathematical Modelling  Vol. 38, 2014 (1211-1223)
 
29.          K. Senthil, M. A. Iqbal
               Effect of projectile size on the ballistic resistance and fracture behavior of thin
               aluminum plates
               Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics Vol. 67-68, 2013 (53-64)
 
30.           G. Tiwari, M. A. Iqbal, P. K. Gupta, N. K. Gupta
                The ballistic resistance of thin aluminum plates with varying degree of fixity along the circumference
               International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 74, 2014 (46-56)
 
31.           M. A. Iqbal, M. R. Sadique, P. Bhargava, N. M. Bhandari
                Damage assessment of nuclear containment against aircraft crash
                Nuclear Engineering and Design Vol. 278, 2014 (586-600)
 
32.           M. A. Iqbal, K. Senthil, P. Bhargava, N. K. Gupta
                The Characterization and Ballistic Evaluation of Mild Steel
                International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 78, 2015 (98-113)
 
33.          G. Tiwari, M. A. Iqbal, P. K. Gupta
              Influence of Target convexity and Concavity on the Ballistic Limit of Thin aluminum Plates Against Sharp Nosed 
              Projectiles
              International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology Vol. 6, 2013 (365-372) 
             
34.          M. A. Iqbal, G. Tiwari, P. K. Gupta, P. Bhargava    
              Ballistic performance and energy absorption characteristics of thin aluminum plates
              International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 77, 2015 (1-15)
 
35.         Crash analysis of military aircraft on nuclear containment
              M. R. Sadique, M. A. Iqbal, P. Bhargava
              Structural Engineering and Mechanics Vol. 53, 2015 (73-87)
 
36.         Effect of platen restraint on stress-strain behavior of concrete under uniaxial compression: a comparative study
              S. Kumar, T. Mukhopadhyay, S. A. Waseem, B. Singh, M. A. Iqbal
              Strength of Materials Vol 28, 2016 (592-602)
 
37.         Energy dissipation in thin metallic shells under  under projectile impact
              M. A. Iqbal, G. Tiwari, P. K. Gupta
              European Journal of Mechanics-A/Solids Vol. 59, 2016 (37-57)
 
38.         M. R. Sadique, M. A. Iqbal, P. Bhargava
             Crash analysis of military aircraft on nuclear containment
             Structural Engineering and Mechanics Vol. 53, 2015 (73-87)
            
39.        M. A. Iqbal, K. Senthil,  P. Sharma, N. K. Gupta
             An Investigation of Constitutive Behaviour of Armox 500T Steel and Armour Piercing Incendiary Projectile Material
             International Journal of Impact Engineering Vol. 96, 2016 (146-164)
 
40.        A. Rajput, M. A. Iqbal
            Impact Behaviour of Plain, Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Targets
            Materials and Design (Accepted)
 
41.        M. A. Iqbal, A. Rajput, N. K. Gupta
            Performance of Prestressed Concrete Targets Against Projectile Impact
            International Journal of Impact Engineering (Accepted)
 
42.       M. A. Iqbal, A. Rajput
           Ballistic Evaluation of Plain, Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete
           International Journal of Impact Engineering (Communicated)