Ajitanshu Vedrtnam, PhD

Associate Professor & HOD

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Invertis University, Bareilly, India


Biography

Dr. Ajitanshu Vedrtnam has more than seventeen years of research and teaching experience and presently working as Professor (Associate) and Head (Dept. of mechanical engineering) at Invertis University, Bareilly, India. He has completed B.E (Mechanical Engineering), MBA (marketing), M.E. (Manufacturing), GATE (M.E), Ph.D. (Applied Mechanics). The author has published more than 70 Articles including 40 articles in high impact Journals. The author has guided a good number of students on Energy storage materials, Bio-fuels, Structural glass, Additive Manufacturing, Composite Materials, and Aerodynamics. The author is serving as editor, editorial board member, and reviewer for many peer-reviewed journals and acted as a keynote speaker in different international conferences.

Research Interest

Scientific Activities

Publications

[1] Vedrtnam A. Novel treatment methods for improving fatigue behavior of laminated glass. Composite Part B. 2019, 167:180-198 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2018.12.037 (SCI-Impact Factor 4.920) (Elsevier Journal)
[2] Vedrtnam A. Novel method for improving fatigue behavior of carbon fiber reinforced epoxy composite. Composite Part B. 2019, 157: 305-321 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2018.08.062 (SCI-Impact Factor 4.920) (Elsevier Journal) (Citation -1)
[3] Kumar A, Vedrtnam A. Energy-exergy analysis of biodiesel fuels produced from waste cooking oil and mustard oil. Fuel 02/2018; 214(15 February 2018):386-408., DOI:10.1016/j.fuel.2017.11.060 (SCI-Impact Factor 4.601) (Elsevier Journal) (Citation -12)
[4] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Experimental and Simulation Studies on Bending Behavior of Laminated Glass with Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate Inter-layers of Different Critical Thicknesses. Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials 12/2017 (Accepted-In Press) (SCI-Impact Factor 2.933)
[5] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. 2018 “Experimental and simulation study on bending cyclic fatigue behavior of laminated glass having Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate inter-layers”, Fatigue Fract Eng Mater Struct. 2018, 41(6):1437-1446. https://doi.org/10.1111/ffe.12788 (SCI-Impact Factor 2.533) (Wiley Publication) (Citation -5)
[6] Vedrtnam A. Novel method for improving fatigue behavior of laminated glass. Fatigue Fract Eng Mater Struct. 2018, DOI: 10.1111/ffe.12926 (SCI-Impact Factor 2.533) (Wiley Publication) (Citation -1)
[7] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Laminated Plate Theories and Fracture of Laminated Glass Plate- A Review. Engineering Fracture Mechanics 12/2017; 186:316-330., DOI:10.1016/j.engfracmech.2017.10.020 (SCI-Impact Factor 2.423) (Elsevier Journal) (Citation -13)
[8] Vedrtnam A, Pawar SJ. “Experimental and simulation study on fracture and adhesive strength of laminated glass with Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate inter-layers”. 190:461-470, 2018. Engineering Fracture Mechanics. (SCI-Impact Factor 2.423 (Elsevier Journal) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2017.12.044 (Citation - 4)
[9] Bharti S, Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Effect of wood dust type on mechanical, wear behavior, biodegradability, and resistance to natural weathering of Wood Plastic Composites. Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering. (Accepted-In Press) (SCI-Impact Factor 1.58) (Springer Journal)
[10] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Experimental and simulation studies on flexural strength of laminated glass using ring-on-ring and three-point bending test, Accepted, In press, Proc IMechE Part C: J Mechanical Engineering Science (2017), doi: 10.1177/0954406217744815. (SCI-Impact Factor 1.015) (Sage Publication) (Citation - 7)
[11] Vedrtnam A. Comparative evaluation of novel thermo-chemical treatment methods for improved impact performance of laminated glass. Proc IMechE Part C: J Mechanical Engineering Science. 232(21): 3930-3941, 2018 https://doi.org/10.1177/0954406218771995 (SCI-Impact Factor 1.015) (Sage Publication) (Citation - 1)
[12] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Experimental and Simulation Studies on Fracture of Laminated Glass having Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate Inter-layers of Different Critical Thicknesses due to Impact load. Glass Technology: European Journal of Glass Science and Technology Part A December 2017, 58 (6), 169–178. DOI: 10.13036/17533546.58.6.005 (SCI-Impact Factor 0.746) (Citation - 8)
[13] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Experimental and Simulation Studies on Acoustical Characterization of Laminated Safety Glass. Glass Technology: European Journal of Glass Science and Technology Part A 2018, 59 (2):58-70(13) (SCI-Impact Factor 0.746) DOI https://doi.org/10.13036/17533546.59.2.008
[14] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Laminated Glass: Classification, Characterization, and Future Perspectives - A Review. Journal of Materials Education. (Accepted for publication) (SCI-Impact Factor 0.5)
[15] Vedrtnam A and Pawar SJ. Ring-on-ring testing of laminated glass with Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate inter-layers of different critical thicknesses. Journal of the Australian Ceramic Society. DOI: 10.1007/s41779-019-00309-7(Accepted for publication) (SCI-Impact Factor 0.59) (Springer Journal)
[16] Saurav K and Vedrtnam A. Prediction of thermal history during laser metal deposition. High Temperature Material Processes. 2018, 22(1):47-62 (SCI-Impact Factor 0.5) DOI: 10.1615/HighTempMatProc.2018026699
[17] Vedrtnam A, Ankit Kumar and Gyanendra singh, Optimizing submerged arc welding process using response surface methodology, Defense Technology 2018, 14(3):204-212. (SCIE Indexed) DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dt.2018.01.008 (Elsevier Journal) (Citation - 5)
[18] Vedrtnam A. Experimental and simulation studies on delamination strength of Laminated Glass having Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate Inter-layers of Different Critical Thicknesses. Defense Technology. 14(4), 2018, 313-317 (SCIE Indexed) DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dt.2018.02.002 (Elsevier Journal) (Listed as most downloaded article of the Journal) (Citation - 4)
[19] Vedrtnam A. Fabrication and characterization of cow dung- Polyvinyl Alcohol composite film. Composite Communications, 2018, 8:31-35 (ESCI Indexed) DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coco.2018.03.004 (Elsevier Journal) (Citation - 1)
[20] Vedrtnam A and Anuj Kumar, “Fabrication and wear characterization of Silicon Carbide and Copper reinforced Aluminum matrix composite”, Material Discovery 2017, 9: 22. (ESCI Indexed) DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.md.2018.01.002 (Elsevier Journal) (Listed as most downloaded article of the Journal) (Citation - 1)
[21] Vedrtnam A and Dheeraj sagar, “Experimental and simulation studies on aerodynamic drag reduction over a passenger car”, Journal of Fluid mechanics research 2019, 46(1):39-61 (ESCI, SCOPUS Indexed) DOI: 10.1615/InterJFluidMechRes.2018025171
[22] Vedrtnam A, Dheeraj Sagar. Variation of Drag Coefficient, Wall Static Pressure, and Secondary Flow Over a Passenger Car. International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering. 15(1):5002-5021 March 2018 (ESCI, SCOPUS Indexed) DOI https://doi.org/10.15282/ijame.15.1.2018.9.0388 (Citation - 1)
[23] Sudhanshu kumar, Vedrtnam A, Saurav kumar, “A review on acoustical properties measurement methods and a proposed novel method for acoustical characterization of laminated glass used in automotive applications” International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, ISSN (P): 2249-6890; ISSN (E): 2249-8001 2017, 7(4):275-290 DOI: 10.24247/ijmperdaug201728 (SCOPUS Indexed )
[24] Gyanendra singh, Vedrtnam A, Shikhar gupta, “Fabrication and characterization of copper graphite composite material” International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, ISSN (P): 2249-6890; ISSN (E): 2249-8001 2017, 7(4):307-312 DOI: 10.24247/ijmperdaug201730. (SCOPUS Indexed)
[25] Gyanendra singh, Vedrtnam A, Himanshu , “Fabrication and charecterisation of aluminum-graphite composite material” International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, ISSN (P): 2249-6890; ISSN (E): 2249-8001 2017, 7(4):313-320 DOI: 10.24247/ijmperdaug201731. (SCOPUS Indexed)
[26] Vedrtnam A, S. J. Pawar, and Rakesh Bhandari, “Ultrasonic Testing of Glass Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Composites”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), 4(4):118 – 124 2013. (Citation - 3) (SCOPUS Indexed)
[27] Amit Kr. Singh Chauhan, Vedrtnam A, Ujjwala Pandey, and S. J. Pawar, “Mechanism of Heat and Mass Transfer in Sandwiched Fibrous Insulations Subjected to Moisture Absorption and Condensation”, International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology 2013, 2(11):2793-2798 (SCOPUS Indexed)
[28] Vedrtnam A, Sharma SP. Study on the performance of different nano-species used for surface modification of carbon fiber for interface strengthening. Composites Science and Technology (Under Review) SCI. (Elsevier Journal)
[29] Vedrtnam A, Bedon C, Wamiq S. Transparent and tinted glass in fire: experimental and numerical assessment of the bending performance and thermal breakage under non-uniform exposure. Composite Structure. SCI (Under Review)
[30] Vedrtnam A, Saurav K, and Pawar SJ. “Experimental and simulation study on thermal characterization of laminated glass with Polyvinyl Butyral and Ethyl Vinyl Acetate inter-layers of different critical thicknesses”, Construction and building materials. (Under Review) SCI. (Elsevier Journal)
[31] Vedrtnam A, Gunwant D. Novel treatment method for improving fatigue behavior of sugarcane fiber reinforced epoxy composite. Composite Part B. SCI (Under Review)
[32] Vedrtnam A, Pawar SJ and Sagar D. Evaluating Abrasive Water Jet Machining as an alternative to conventional cutting methods of laminated glass. Glass Technology: European Journal of Glass Science and Technology Part A (under review) SCI
[33] Vedrtnam A. Effect of localized thermo-chemical treatment on bending strength of laminated glass. International Journal of Structural Glass and Advanced Materials Research. (Online published, Accepted, In press) 10.3844/sgamrsp.2018
[34] Vedrtnam A. Optimizing end milling operation and electric discharge machining for improved surface roughness of E31 steel. Proc IMechE Part B: J Journal of Engineering Manufacture (under review) SCI.
[35] Vedrtnam A and Upadhyay M. Experimental and simulation studies on heat transfer characteristics of Lab-Scale sensible heat storage system. International Journal of Energy for a Clean Environment. (Accepted, In press) ESCI
[36] Sunil Dubey, Vedrtnam A, and Aman Kumar. Basics of Hexagonal ferrite and Spinel ferrite for Data Storage Applications: A review. Materials Characterization (Under Review) SCI. (Elsevier Journal)
[37] Balendra chauhan, Vedrtnam A Virendra Singh. Designing Rear View Mirror of Car using CFD and Reverse Engineering, Journal of Fluid mechanics research (Under review). (SCOPUS Indexed)
[38] Vedrtnam A: and SJ Pawar. Numerical Analysis of Impact Fracture of Laminated Glass - A Review. MOJ Civil Engineering 12/2017; 3(5):0008., DOI:10.15406/mojce.2017.03.00086 (Citation - 2)
[39] Adnan khan, Vedrtnam A, Atif khan, Mohd Ashar. Experimental study for bending behaviour of LG with different types of interlayer and thickness. International journal of engineering research 2016 4(1):112-120. ISSN 2321-7758
[40] Vedrtnam A, S. J. Pawar, and Ramesh Pandey, “Experimental Analysis of Property Variation in Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Film (CBSX30 EH) during Storage”, Materials Science: An Indian Journal, 2015, 14(1):1-8, ISSN: 0974 – 7486.
[41] Adnan Khan, Vedrtnam A “comprehensive review over the testing procedures, mathematical and software simulation for the analysis of laminated glass” International Journal of advance Research in Science & Engineering (IJARSE), ISSN: 2319-8354 Vol. 4, September– 2015.
[42] Gyanendra Singh, Vedrtnam A, “Study And Analysis Of Welding Process Parameters On Failure Load Of Spot Welds Of Stainless Steel 304L Grade” International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology.Vol.2 - Issue 7 (July - 2013). ISSN: 2278-0181
[43] Vedrtnam A “Investigation of Property Variation in Cbsx40 Eh Bopp Film During Storehouse” Materials Today: Proceedings, accepted for publication.
[44] Vedrtnam A “technical studies of boosters in “golf”: a review” International Journal of advance Research in Science & Engineering (IJARSE), ISSN: 2319-8354 Vol. 4, September – 2015
[45] Vedrtnam A, Dheeraj Sagar. Aerodynamic upgrades and cooling system abstraction of “engines” International Journal of advance technology in Engineering & Science, ISSN: 2348-7550 Vol. 3, September – 2015.
[46] Adnan Khan, Vedrtnam A, “Investigate the effect of machining hard turning process parameter on surface roughness of cr-mo alloy using Taguchi method” International Journal of Engineering Research-Online A Peer Reviewed International Journal, ISSN: 2321-7558 Vol. 3 Issue 6, November – 2015.
[47] Adnan Khan, Vedrtnam A Investigate the effect of wear on tic coated carbide cutting tool while machining cr-mo alloy using Taguchi method. International Journal of Engineering Science Invention Research & Development; Vol. II Issue VII January 2016 www.ijesird.com e-ISSN: 2349-6185.
[48] Vedrtnam A, S. J. Pawar, “comparative evaluation and regression analysis of pvb, eva, and sg inter layered laminated glass hardness” International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, ISSN: 2278-0181 Vol. 2 Issue 11, November – 2013.
[49] Vedrtnam A, Gyanendra Singh, “Study and Analysis of Welding Process Parameters on Failure Load of Spot Welds of Stainless Steel” International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Vol. 2 Issue 7, July – 2013 ISSN: 2278- 0181.
[50] Gyanendra singh, Vedrtnam A, Dilbag Singh, “Fabrication of Al-SiC Metal Matrix Composite and Parametric Optimization on Electro Discharge Machine” International Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Technology, ISSN 2348-7593 (Online), Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp: 142-149.
[51] , Alok Pandey, Vedrtnam A, Mohit Dwivedi, “Natural Fibre Reinforcement Polymer Composites-A Review”, International Conference “Innovative Trends in Science, Engineering and Management” International Journal of advance Research in Science & Engineering, Vol. 5, Issue 5, pp. 453-458 ISSN: 2319-8354

Books
[52] Vedrtnam A. Bending behavior of laminated Glass. LL Publisher, Moldova, Europe, ISBN: 978-3-659-62145-1
[53] Vedrtnam A, Sagar D. Aerodynamics of passenger cars. LL Publisher, Moldova, Europe, ISBN: 978-3-659-75724-2
Conferences.
[54] Vedrtnam A, Arvind Kumar. Biodiesel production and energy input/output analysis using multi-cylinder diesel engine. 2nd International Conference on Gas, Oil and Petroleum Engineering. February 26-28, 2018 at Houston, USA.
[55] Vedrtnam A, Gyanenda Singh, and S. J. Pawar, “Application of Taguchi Analysis for Variation for Properties of CBSX30 EH Thermal Film During Storage”, National Conference on Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Department, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal (MP), August 29-31, 2013. (Publication).
[56] Vedrtnam A and S. J. Pawar, “Comparative Evaluation and Regression Analysis of PVB, EVA, and SG Inter Layered Laminated Glass Hardness”, 2nd International Conference on Recent Innovations In Science, Engineering And Management (ICRISEM), 22 November 2015. (Citation - 4)
[57] S. J. Pawar, and Vedrtnam A, “A Review on Composite Applications and Future Prospectus”, International Summit on Textile and Nano Composite Materials and Student Technical Symposium (TEXIDO2K15) at Department of Textile Technology, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, (BIT), Sathyamangalam-638401, Tamilnadu, INDIA, 21-22 Jan. 2015.
[58] Adnan Khan, Vedrtnam A “comprehensive review over the testing procedures, mathematical and software simulation for the analysis of laminated glass” 2nd international Conference on Science technology and management at Delhi University, Delhi. 25th April 2015.
[59] Vedrtnam A, “Cooling System of Engines-Technical Review” National Conference on Advancement in Engineering Materials at F.E.T, MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly on 24-25th Feb-2016.
[60] Prashant kumar, Vedrtnam A “Aerodynamic upgrades and cooling system abstraction of “engines” international Conference on Science technology and management at Delhi University, Delhi. 25th April 2015.
[61] Vedrtnam A “An Overview of Artificial Intelligence” 2nd IEEE National on Emerging Trends in in Engg & Technology on 8-9 February 2013 at Sonipat.
[62] Vedrtnam A “Ultrasonic testing of e-Glass Fiber Reinforced BOPP Composites” IRAJ-International Conference on Recent Development in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (IRAJ-ICRDMIE-2013) on 21st July, 2013 at Pune, India.
[63] Vedrtnam A “Analysis of variation of properties of CBSX Thermal Film during storage” Proceedings bearing journal ISBN No. 978-81-923213-0-1.
[64] Vedrtnam A “Analysis of variation of properties of CBSX Thermal Film during storage” National Conference on Recent advancement in engineering (NCRAES-2012) at SIIT, Jaipur. 10 Feb. 2012
[65] Vedrtnam A “Robotics: Current application and future perspective” National Conference RTCIT at PIET, Panipat. 7-8 June 2010
[66] Vedrtnam A “An expert system for job sequencing” National Conference RTCIT at PIET, Panipat. 7-8 June 2010
[67] Vedrtnam A “Analysis of variation of properties of BOPP Film during storage” has been accepted for oral presentation in International conference at UOWD, Dubai. (not presented). Mar 28, 2012
[68] Vedrtnam A “To study the effect of air flow rate on by-pass factor of cooling coil based on vapour compression cycle” been presented in 2nd IEEE National conference on Emerging Trends in in Engg & Technology on 8-9 February 2013 at Sonipat.
[69] Vedrtnam A “Glass Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Composites: Fatigue and ultrasonic testing” has been accepted for presentation in International conference at ICMIS- 13 at Thailand. ( not presented). 22-24 Sep.
[70] Vedrtnam A, “Technical Studies on Performance Boosters in Golf”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering (RTME), Invertis University, 16-17 Oct 2015.
[71] Vedrtnam A, Alok Pandey , Mohit Dwivedi, “Natural Fibre Reinforcement Polymer Composites-A Review”, International Conference “Innovative Trends in Science, Engineering and Management” International Conference Centre YMCA, New Delhi (ICITSEM-16), 27 May 2016 IBSN: 978-81-932074-9-9.
[72] Vedrtnam A. Ideology, Multiculturalism and Unity in Diversity: An Indian Perspective. Annual 2nd International conference on "Pluralism, Society and Management", Invertis University, Bareilly; 6/08/2017

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