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Dr.Vijay Kumar Pal

Ph.D

Research Assistant Professor

Educational Details:

  • PhD in Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, 2017
  • M.Tech in Abrasive Water Jet Machining, Mechanical Engineering, IIIT DM Jabalpur, 2011
  • B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, UPTU, Lucknow, 20

Academic Experience:

  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM University, July 2017-Present.
  • Tutor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, June 2014 to November 2014.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MPGI Group Kanpur, June 2011 to December 2011.
  • Research Associate (R & D), 4-iLab, Department of  Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, Aug. 2006 to Aug. 2009)

Other Professional Experience:

  • President, Association of Mechanical Engineer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur (2014-15).
  • Convener of IITKSRC-14 (First, Student Research Convention) in IIT Kanpur (9-10 Aug’14).
  • Senator, Ph.D. Student Gymkhana in IIT Kanpur (2015-16).
  • PG Mentor, Counseling Service in IIT Kanpur (2015-16).
  • President, Hall Executive Committee Hall-4, IIT Kanpur (January 2014- January 2015).
  • Account secretory, Association of Mechanical Engineer, Department of Mechanical Engineering in IIT Kanpur (2013-14).
  • Judge in Technical fest of IIT Kanpur (Techkriti) 2015. (TOSC’ 16)
  • Judge in Techkriti 2016 (TOSC’ 17)

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops Attended: 

  • Work shop of mathematical and statistics analysis,  at  IIT Kanpur
  • Workshop on Micro machining, at IIT Kanpur

Achievements and Awards:

  • Qualified GATE (National level entrance exam of post graduate technical courses) two times (2007 and 2009)
  • Selected in Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for students and Youth (JENESYS)  an attended industrial trips at  Japan in 2010
  • Successfully organized the first IITK student Research (IITKSRC 2014) convention at IIT Kanpur
  • Part of IIT Kanpur with NANO Satellite Mission- JUGNU is new research of space, in this project IIT Kanpur launch first NANO satellite with ISRO scientists and in Golden Jubily this satellite was presented to honorable president Smt. Pratibha Patil in 2009
  • Best paper awarded at MIMT conference held at Singapore
  • Part of IIT Kanpur team and stood first position in IMTEX 2017 held at Bangalore and won cash prize of 50,000 INR.

Memberships:

  • Reviewers of Manufacturing and materials  journals

  • Unconventional Machining
  • CAD/CAM
  • Micro-EDM/ECM
  • Micro and Nano Fabrication
  • Tribology
  • Fabrication of Electrodes
  • Super Hydrophobicity
  • Large area micro- texturing
  • Nano growth of materials
  • Manufacturing Processes Modeling

  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, “Fabrication of texturing tool to produce array of square holes for EDM by abrasive water jet machining ", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2015. Vol.85, pp2061-2071. DOI 10.1007/s00170-015-7875-7.(Springer)
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, “Fabrication and analysis of complex-shape electrode/ tool for EDM by AWJM process. International Journal of advances in material processing technology.Vol.1,No3-4, pp444-452 (Taylor and Francis). DOI:10.1080/2374068X.2015.1128169.
  • Pal, Vijay , Awasthi, Shika, Choudhury, SK and Balani, Kantesh, “ Hydrophobicity and Tribology of Large Area Textured Cu with Nanogrown CuO ”, Surface Innovation, ICE, 2016. Vol.4, pp205-213. DOI:10.1680/jsuin.16.00016 (ICE)
  • Pal, Vijay Kumar and Tandon, Puneet, “Identification of role of machinability and milling depth on machining time in controlled depth milling using abrasive water jet”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 2013, Vol. 66, No.5-7, pp. 877–881. DOI: 10.1007/s00170- 012-4373-z. (Springer)
  • Pal, Vijay & Tandon, Puneet, “A method to reduce milling time for Ti-6Al-4V Alloy in Controlled Depth Milling using Abrasive Water Jet Machining”, Advanced Material Research, 2012, Vols. 383-390, pp. 1764-1768
  • Pal, Vijay & Tandon, Puneet, “Effect of Abrasive Flow Rate in Milling with Abrasive Water Jet”, Applied Mechanics & Materials, 2012, Vols. 110-116, pp. 196-201.
  • Nivedita Pandey, Vijay Pal, Jitendra Kumar Katiyar, “Investigation of Drilling Time v/s Material Thickness using Abrasive water jet machining”, International Journal of Advance Engineering and Technology, Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp 672-678, 2012.
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, “Fabrication and analysis of micro-pillars by abrasive water Jet machining”. Int J of Procedia material science.Vol. 6, pp. 61-71. (Elsevier)
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, “Surface characterization and machining of blind pocket on Ti6Al4v by abrasive water jet machining. Int J of Procedia material science.Vol. 5, pp. 15841-1592. (Elsevier)
  • Singh, M, Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, “Methodology to predict the shape of the tool fabricated by AWJM process”. Int Journal of Procedia CIRP 41 ( 2016 ) 898 – 901(Elsevier).
  • Jitendra Kr. Katiyar, Nikhil Yadav, Nitu Singh, Vijay Pal, “Investigating the Effects of Varying Proportion of Wax Mixture on Surface Roughness and Optimization by Taguchi Method.” Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 110-116, pp 627-631, 2011
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, Fabrication and simulation of the miniaturised fins produced by Abrasive Water Jet milling.[Journal of Engineering Manufacture. [(JEM-16-0163.R1 (Revision submitted)]
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, Shape prediction modeling of the blind features fabricated by Abrasive water jet milling.[International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (under review)] (JAMT-D-16-02576)
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, Towards Intelligent Abrasive Waterjet Machining.[Journal: Jounal of manufacturing processes (under review)]
  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, Tool fabrication by abrasive water jet machining.[Machining Science and Technology - Manuscript ID LMST-2016-0158 (under review). (LMST-2016-0158)

 Papers Presented:

  • Pal, Vijay & Choudhury, SK, “Fabrication and analysis of complex-shape tool for EDM by AWJM process, AMPT 2014 held at Dubai. Nov. 15-20, 2014.[Presented by Vijay Pal]
  • Choudhury, SK  & Pal, Vijay, “Towards micro-manufacturing: A brief review and its   applications”.22-23 December, 2016.Aurora’s scientific, technological and research academy, Hyderabad, India.[Presented by Prof. S.K. Choudhury]
  • Pal, Vijay & Tandon, Puneet, “Effect of Abrasive Flow Rate in Milling with Abrasive Water Jet”, 2nd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Technologies (MIMT 2011), Sponsored by International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Singapore Institute of Electronics (SIE) and IEEE, Singapore, February 26-28, 2011, pp. V2-60-V2-63.
  • Pal, Vijay & Tandon, Puneet, “Effect of Pressure Range on Material Response to Particle Impact on milled material during Controlled Depth Milling (CDM) In Abrasive Water Jet”,3rd International and 24th All India Machine Tool Design & Research Conference – AIMTDR, 2010 Andhra University, Vishakapatnam, India, December 13-15, 2010, pp. 449-453.[Presented by Prof. Puneet Tandon] 
  • M.Amarnath, Deepak, Pal, Vijay, Phatak, Deepak, “ An Experimental Study of Cutting Fluid Effects in Drilling”, in 4th  International conference  on Advance in Mechanical Engineering(ICAME) , NIT SURAT ,India, September  23-25,2010.[ Presented by Vijay]
  • Pal,vijay, katiyar, jitendra “ Role of abrasive flow rate and orifice diameter in cutting speed in Abrasive water jet machining (AWJM)”, in 5th  International conference  on Advance in Mechanical Engineering(ICAME) , NIT SURAT ,India, June  06-08,2011.[Prsented By Vijay Pal]
  • Pal, Vijay, Choudhury S.K. & Tandon, Puneet, “Time Reduction by using Square Path and Ellipical Path in Controlled Depth Milling using Abrasive Water Jet Machining”, Proceeding of the International Conference on Innovations in Design & Manufacturing (InnDeM 2012), December 5-7, 2012, PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing Jabalpur, India. [Presented by Vijay Pal]
  • Pal, Vijay & Tandon, Puneet, “Effect of Abrasive Flow Rate in Milling with Abrasive Water Jet”, 2nd International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Technologies (MIMT 2011), Sponsored by International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), Singapore Institute of Electronics (SIE) and IEEE, Singapore, February 26-28, 2011, pp. V2-60-V2-63. [Presented by Vijay Pal]
  • Pal, Vijay & Tandon, Puneet, “A method to control the abrasive flow rate for Controlled Depth Milling of Ti-6Al-4V Alloy using Abrasive Water Jet Machining”, International Conference on Manufacturing Science & Technology (ICMST 2011), Singapore, September 16-18, 2011. [Presented by Vijay Pal]

Working Papers:  

  • With Dr. S.Prabhu, CNT/Graphene coated electrodes in electrical discharge machining
  • With Self, Micro electro chemical machining
  • With self, Fabrication of hydrophobic micro channels

Work in Progress: 

  • With Dr. S.Prabhu, CNT/Graphene coated electrodes in electrical discharge machining
  • With Self, Micro electro chemical machining
  • With self, Fabrication of hydrophobic micro channels

Basic Mechanical Engineering