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Dr. Nikhil Kumar

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), India


Email: Nikhil.mst@itbhu.ac.in


Qualifications

2013-2017 Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

2011-2013 M.Tech, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee


Publications (Selected)


  1. Mechanical properties and microstructural evolution in Al 2014 alloy processed through multidirectional cryoforging. A Joshi, N Kumar, KK Yogesha, R Jayaganthan, SK Nath. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance 25 (7), 3031-3045.
  2. Effect of cryorolling and annealing on recovery, recrystallisation, grain growth and their influence on mechanical and corrosion behaviour of 6082 Al alloy, N Kumar, PN Rao, R Jayaganthan, HG Brokmeier, Materials Chemistry and Physics 165, 177-187.
  3. Tensile properties and microstructural evolution of Zircaloy-4 processed through rolling at different temperatures, D Fuloria, N Kumar, S Goel, R Jayaganthan, S Jha, D Srivastava, Materials & Design 103, 40-51.
  4. A Study on Fracture Toughness and Strain rate Sensitivity of Severely deformed Al 6063 alloys processed by Multiaxial Forging and Rolling at Cryogenic Temperature, RJ S S. Lokesh Vendra, Sunkulp Goel, Nikhil Kumar, Material science and Engineering A.
  5. Effect of deformation temperature on precipitation, microstructural evolution, mechanical and corrosion behavior of 6082 Al alloy, Nikhil KUMAR, R. JAYAGANTHAN, Heinz-Günter BROKMEIER, Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China 27 (3), 475-492.
  6. Effect of grain boundary misorientaton, deformation temperature and AlFeMnSi-phase on fatigue life of 6082 Al alloy, N Kumar, S Goel, R Jayaganthan, HG Brokmeier, Materials Characterization 124, 229-240.
  7. An investigation of effect of annealing at different temperatures on microstructures and bulk textures development in deformed Zircaloy-4, D Fuloria, N Kumar, R Jayaganthan, SK Jha, D Srivastava, Materials Characterization 129, 217-233.
  8. Effect of cryo groove rolling followed by warm rolling (CGW) on the mechanical properties of 5052 Al alloy, KK Yogesha, A Joshi, N Kumar, R Jayaganthan, Materials and Manufacturing Processes 32 (12), 1336-1344.
  9. The influence of metallurgical factors on low cycle fatigue behavior of ultra-fine grained 6082 Al alloy, N. Kumar, S. Goel, R. Jayaganthan, G.M. Owolabi, International Journal of Fatigue 110, 130-143.
  10. Microstructural and textural characterization of Zircaloy-4 processed by rolling at different temperatures, D Fuloria, N Kumar, R Jayaganthan, SK Jha, D Srivastava, Materials Characterization 127, 296-310.
  11. Evaluating fracture toughness of rolled zircaloy-2 at different temperatures using XFEM, S Goel, N Kumar, D Fuloria, R Jayaganthan, IV Singh, D Srivastava,Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance 25 (9), 4046-4058.
  12. Correlation of fracture toughness with microstructural features for ultrafinegrained 6082 Al alloy, N Kumar, GM Owolabi, R Jayaganthan, S Goel Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures 41 (9), 1884-1899.
  13. Al 6082 alloy strengthening through low strain multi-axial forging, N Kumar, GM Owolabi, R Jayaganthan, Materials Characterization 155, 109761.
  14. Plane stress fracture toughness of cryorolled 6082 Al alloy, N. Kumar, G.M. Owolabi, R. Jayaganthan, o.o Ajidi, Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics 95, 28-41.
  15. An exploration of microstructural in-homogeneity in the 6082 Al alloy processed through room temperature multi-axial forging, N Kumar Materials Charactrization 176, 111134.