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Sharma Apurbba Kumar
Sharma Apurbba Kumar Associate Professor akshafme[at]iitr.ac.in 91-1332-285421
Areas of Interest
  • Micromachining, Fabrication of Microchannels, Microholes, their characterisation.
  • Advanced Manufacturing Processes, Hybrid Finishing Processes
  • Microwave Material Processing, In-situ Microwave Casting, Joining of Bulk Metal, Microwave Cladding
  • Surface Engineering, Cladding, Wear characterisation
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
DAAD FellowshipKarlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany2011
Indian Patent on In-situ Microwave Casting (A/F)IIT Roorkee2013
Indian Patent on A Natural Polymer Abrasive Media for the Abrasive Flow MachiningIIT Roorkee2011
Indian Patent on Development of ultrasonic abrasive flow machiningIIT Roorkee2011
Indian Patent on Development of Microwave CladdingIIT Roorkee2010
Indian Patent on Development of Microwave Joining TechnologyIIT Roorkee2009
Indian Patent on Development of New Technology on Microwave Glazing IIT Madras2006
Who’s Who in the WorldThe Marquis Who’s Who in the World in the 27th Edition (2010)2010
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Ph DMechanical Engg.IIT Madras2003
M TechComputer Int. Mfg. (CIM)IIT Madras1996
P G DipInstrumentationGauhati University1989
B EMechanical Engg.Dibrugarh University1988
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
2013On-goingAssociate Dean, Academic StudiesIIT Roorkee
2012On-goingPrincipal MemberPneumatic Tools Sectional Committee, PGD08 of Production and General Engi
2013On-goingChairman, Institute Academic Performance Evaluation Committee (IAPEC)IIT Roorkee
2013On-goingMember, Institute Academic Programme CommitteeIIT Roorkee
July, 2014On-goingMemberDepartmental Administrative Committee (DAC)
2012June, 2014Member, Departmental Academic Studies CommitteeMIED, IIT Roorkee
20102012Member, Departmental Research CommitteeMIED, IIT Roorkee
June 20092014Member, Institute Technical CommitteeI I T Roorkee
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Materials Joining and Drilling with MicrowavesBRNS, Mumbai (DAE, Govt. of India).2011
Parametric studies during machining of Glass and Metal Matrix Composite (Al-7075) using ElectrochemCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India.2013
Parametric studies during machining of microchannels on silicon wafer using micro ultrasonic machiniCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi, India.2011
Development and Parametric study of Ultrasonic Assisted Abrasive Flow MachiningDST, New delhi2008
Microwave joining of MetalsIIT Roorkee2006
Memberships
  • ASME, USA, Member
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), USA, Member
  • Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow
  • Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai, Life Member
  • Materials Research Society of India, Member
  • ISTE, Member
  • Global Science & Technology Forum (GSTF), Member
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Development of superhard coatings using microwave heatingAnurag SinghO2017
Microwave Drilling of Metallic MaterialsGaurav KumarO2015
Analysis of Micro-Machining of Microchannels on SiliconDungali SrihariO2015
In-Situ Microwave CastingRadharaman MishraO2014
Development of nano-structured microwave cladding for enhanced wear resistanceSunny ZafarA2013
Performance analysis of ECDM process while machining glass and aluminaMudimallana GoudA2013
Microwave Drilling of characteristically different MaterialsNitin Kumar LautreA2012
Performance Analysis of Ultrasonic Assisted Abrasive Flow Machining ProcessG VenkateshA2012
An Ultrasonic Approach to Machining of Microchannels on GlassManjot Singh CheemaA2011
Investigations on Material Joining and Drilling using MicrowavesAmit BansalA2011
Investigations on Performance Enhancement of ECDM Process while machining GlassC S JawalkarA2010
Some Studies on Development of Microchannels Using Microultrasonic MachiningVivek JainA2010
Microwave Cladding of Metal-based Materials and their CharacterisationDheeraj GuptaA2009
Joining and Characterisation of Metallic Materials through Microwave Hybrid HeatingM S SrinathA2008
Some Studies to Enhance the Capabilities of Abrasive Flow Machining ProcessS RajeshaA2008
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
IHM, KIT, Karlsruhe, GermanyDAAD Fellowship01.06.2011
University of Wisconsin, Madison, USAPresenting research PaperJune, 2013
GSTF, SingaporePresenting research paper in International ConferenceNov 2012
Zurich, Switzerland.Presenting research paper in International Conference- ICMIME 2012Jan 2012
Sheraton Society Hill, One Dock St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, United States of America (USA).Presenting Research paper in International Conference WOM 2011April,2011
University of Manchester, Manchester, UKInternational Conference14.07.2010
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisationLevel
Development of Microwave Cladding on Metallic MaterialsKIT, Karlsruhe, GermanyRP
Development of Microwave Cladding on Metallic MaterialsKIT, Karlsruhe, GermanyRP
Microwave joining and Drilling of MaterialsBARC, Mumbai, IndiaRP
Refereed Journal Papers

Sl No

Patent

Total

Present Status

Awarded

Registered

  1.  

  Indian Patent

08

01

07

 

Sl No

Journal / Conference

Total

Present Status

Published

In-press / Accepted

1.

   Journal Papers

94

93

01

2.

   International Conferences

79

79

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3.

   National Conferences

34

34

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