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Dr. Buchibabu Vicharapu
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Post Ph.D experience

Dec. 2017 - Feb. 2020: Specially appointed researcher, Joining and Welding Research Institute (JWRI), Osaka Univ., Japan

Aug. 2017 - Nov. 2017: Research Associate, Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Bombay, India

 

Academics

Ph.D (July, 2017), Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Bombay, Mumbai

M.Tech (Dec., 2012), Materials Engineering, School of Engineering Sciences and Technology, Univ. of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

 

Research collaborations

[1]. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), India (with Prof. A. De)

[2]. Physical Metallurgy Laboratory (LAMEF), Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil (with Prof. T. Clarke)

[3]. Joining and Welding Research Institute, Osaka University, Japan (with Prof. H. Fujii and Prof. N. Ma)

 

Teaching

For M.Tech Manufacturing and Materials Engineering

ME5613 Welding Technology (Jointly with Dr. Afzaal Ahmed)

Research Area
Welding Science and Technology
Additive Manufacturing
Fundamental modeling of manufacturing processes
Analysis of residual stresses and distortion
Structure and property correlations in welded and 3D metallic builds
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Recent International Journal Publications (Latest first)
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[7]. Kanan, L.F., Vicharapu,B*., Pissanti, D.R., Kwietniewski, C.E.F., Clarke, T., De, A., (2020). An Investigation on Girth Friction Welding of Duplex Stainless Steel Pipes, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 51, 73-82. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmapro.2020.01.032. [IF: 3.462] (First FEM based temperature-displacement fully coupled model)

[6]. Vicharapu, B*., Liu, H., Fujii, H., Narasaki, K., Ma, N., De, A., (2020), Probing residual stresses in stationary shoulder friction stir welding, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 106, 1573-1586. DOI: 10.1007/s00170-019-04570-9. [IF: 2.601]

[5]. Landell, R., Kanan, L.F., Buzzatti, D., Vicharapu, B*., De, A., Clarke, T., (2019), Material flow during friction hydro-pillar processing, Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2019.1679963. [IF: 2.358]

[4]. Kanan. L.F., Vicharapu. B., Bueno, A.F.B., Clarke, T*., De, A., (2018). Friction Hydro-pillar Processing of a high carbon steel -Joint structure and properties, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, 49(2), 699-706. DOI: 10.1007/s11663-018-1171-5. [IF: 1.952]

[3]. Vicharapu. B., Kanan, L. F., Clarke, T*., De, A., (2017). An Investigation on Friction Hydro-pillar Processing (FHPP), Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, 22(7), 555-561. (DOI:10.1080/13621718.2016.1274849). [IF: 2.358] (First FEM based pure heat transfer model)

[2]. Buchibabu, V., Reddy, G. M., De, A*., (2017). Probing torque, traverse force and tool durability in friction stir welding of aluminum alloys, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 241(1), 86 - 92. (DOI: 10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2016.11.008). [IF: 4.178]

[1]. Buchibabu, V., Reddy, G. M., Kulkarni, D. V., De, A*., (2016). Friction stir welding of a thick Al-Zn-Mg alloy plate, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 25(3), 1163 - 1171. (DOI: 10.1007/s11665-016-1924-8). [IF: 1.331]