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Dr. Ajay Kumar

 

Name Dr. Ajay Kumar
Designation Associate Professor
Qualification
  • PhD (CAD/CAM, Advanced Forming)
  • M.Tech (Manufacturing & Automation)
  • B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
Total Years of Work Experience 9+ Years
Email ID Ajay_feat@sgtuniversity.org
Teaching Interests
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • CAD/CAM/ CIM
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Materials Science
  • Production and Operation Management
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning
  • Manufacturing Technology-II.
  • Strength of Material-1.
  • Basic of Mechanical Engineering.
Research Interests
  • CAD/CAM/CAE
  • Advanced Sheet Forming
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Optimization
  • Quality control
Software Skills
  • Solidworks for designing and modeling
  • Ansys for simulation and analysis
  • Del-Cam for CAM
  • CNC Programming
Projects Undertaken/ Applied Projects in SERB, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi

Sr. No. Title of the Project Submission Date Award Date Role File no.
1. Investigation of Heat-Assisted Incremental Sheet Forming using Novel Forming-Tool 08-Mar-2020 Pending Principle Investigator CRG/2020/002538
Books published/accepted
  • Kumar, A., (2020), Book title: Incremental Sheet Forming Technologies: Principles, merits, limitations, and applications, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, ISBN: 978-0-367-27674-4.
Book Chapters published/accepted
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2019), Experimental Investigation of Forming Forces in Single Point Incremental Forming, Book title: Advances in Industrial and Production Engineering, pp 423-430, ISBN 978-981-13-6411-2, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6412-9_41 (Springer)
  • Kumar, K., Kumar, A., Singh, V. (2019), Optimization of Process Parameters for Erosion Wear in Slurry Pipeline, Book title: Advances in Engineering Design, pp 131-140, ISBN 978-981-13-6468-6, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6469-3_12 (Springer)
  • Kumar, A., Kumar, D., Kumar P., (2020), Optimization of Incremental Sheet Forming Process using Artificial Intelligence Based Techniques, Book title: Nature-Inspired Optimization in Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Systems, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis (Accepted)
Research papers published/accepted
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V. (2019), Experimental Investigation and Optimization of Surface Roughness in Negative Incremental Forming, Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 131, 419-430, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2018.08.078, ISSN: 0263-2241 (SCI indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V. (2018), Experimental Investigations and Optimization of Forming Force in Incremental Sheet Forming, Sadhana – Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences, 43(150), 1-15, Article DOI: 10.1007/s12046-018-0926-7, ISSN: 0256-2499 (print version), ISSN: 0973-7677 (electronic version) (SCI indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V. (2020), Optimization and Investigation of Process Parameters in Single Point Incremental Forming, Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences, ISSN: 0975-1017 (Online); 0971-4588 (Print) submitted 24 august, 2017, Accepted 13 August, 2018 (SCI indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P., Singh, V., Kumar, B., Singh, H. (2018), Parametric Effects on Formability of AA2024-O Aluminum Alloy Sheets in Single Point Incremental Forming, Journal of Materials Research and Technology, Article DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmrt.2018.11.001, ISSN: 2238-7854 (SCI indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V. (2019), Forming Force in Incremental Sheet Forming: A Comparative Analysis of the State of the Art, Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, 41: 251. Print ISSN 1678-5878, Online ISSN 1806-3691, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40430-019-1755-2 (SCI indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P., Singh, H., Singh, V., Kumar, S., Haleem, A. (2018), Parametric Investigation of Forming Forces in Single Point Incremental Forming, Materials today proceedings, Elsevier, 24(2020), 611-617, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.04.315, ISSN: 2214-7853 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Dhaliwal P., Kumar, A., Chaudhary P. (2020), An Approach for Concept Drifting Streams: Early Dynamic Weighted Majority, Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier, 167, 2653-2661, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2020.03.344, ISSN: 1877-0509 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2018), Investigation of Surface Roughness in Incremental Sheet Forming, Procedia Computer Science, Elsevier, 133, 1014-1020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2018.07.074, ISSN: 1877-0509 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2018), Investigation of Process Variables on Forming Forces in Incremental Sheet Forming, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 10(3), 680-684, DOI: 10.21817/ijet/2018/v10i3/181003021, e-ISSN : 0975-4024, p-ISSN : 2319-8613 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, K., Kumar, S., Kumar, A. (2018), Effect of Additives on Static Settled Concentration, pH and Viscosity of Bottom Ash-Water Suspension, Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 68 (3), 49-58, https://doi.org/10.2478/scjme-2018-0026, ISSN 0039-2480, ISSN 2536-2948 (online) (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2018), Effects of Process Parameters on Surface Roughness in Incremental Sheet Forming, Elsevier, Materials today proceedings, 5(14), 28026-28032, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2018.10.043, ISSN: 2214-7853 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P., Singh, H., Singh, V., Kumar, S., Haleem, A. (2018), Parametric Investigation of Forming Forces in Single Point Incremental Forming, Elsevier, Materials Today Proceedings, Accepted (Scopus Indexed).
  • Singh, V., Kumar, A., Gupta, M. (2019). Investigating the morphology and thermophysical properties of Al2O3 and CuO nanofluids, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 577Number 1, doi:10.1088/1757-899X/577/1/012052, ISSN1757-899X (Online) https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1757-899X/577/1/012052, (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2019), Experimental Investigation of Forming Forces in Single Point Incremental Forming, Springer book series, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, pp 423-430, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6412-9_41, ISSN: 2195-4356 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Kumar, K., Kumar, A., Singh, V. (2019), Optimization of Process Parameters for Erosion Wear in Slurry Pipeline, Springer book series, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, pp 131-140, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6469-3_12, ISSN: 2195-4356 (Scopus Indexed).
  • Gulati, V., Kumar, A. (2018), Investigation of some process parameters on forming force in single point incremental forming, International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, e-ISSN: 2395-0056, p-ISSN: 2395-0072, 4(4), 784-791 (UGC Listed).
  • Rathee A., Kumar, S., Bhardwaj, D., Haleem, A. (2013), Identification of Enablers of Poka-Yoke: A Brief Review, International Journal of Research in Information Technology vol.1 issue 8 (Referred journal).
  • Kumar, A., Kumar Y., Kumar, P. (2018), Barriers of Poka-Yoke in Indian Manufacturing Industries, Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, ISSN: 2349-5162,5 issue 7 (UGC Listed).
  • Das G., A., Kumar Y., Kumar, A. (2018), Effect of dual Rhombus prisms obstacle on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Characteristics of laminar flow through parallel plate channel, Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, ISSN: 2349-5162,5 issue 7 (UGC Listed).
Conference presentations
  • Kumar, A., Kumar, P., Singh, H. (2020), Influence of wall angle, feed rate and sheet thickness on forming force in SPIF, International Conference on Future Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICFTMME-2020), SRM University, Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh, May 29-30, 2020 (Communicated)
  • Kumar, A., Kumar, P., Gulati V., Singh Y. (2020), Impact of step size, spindle speed and sheet thickness on forming force in SPIF, 2nd International Conference on Future Learning Aspects of Mechanical Engineering (FLAME – 2020), Amity University, Noida Campus, Uttar Pradesh, August 5-7, 2020 (Communicated)
  • Kumar, A., Kumar, P., Kumar, D., Mittal, R.K. (2020), Impact of wall angle, step size and spindle speed on forming force in SPIF, 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering (RAME-2020), Delhi Technological University, New Delhi, September 18-19, 2020 (Communicated)
  • Kumar, Y., Kumar, A., Gulati V. (2020), In Vitro study to evaluate the influence of Convergence Angle and Cement Layer Thickness on Marginal Fit of All-Ceramic Crown Restorations fabricated by CAD/CAM, International Conference on Future Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICFTMME-2020), SRM University, Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh, May 29-30, 2020 (Communicated)
  • Singh, V., Kumar, A., Kumar, K. (2020), Synthesis, Stability & Zeta potential measurements of Al2O3/ water nanofluids, International Conference on Future Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICFTMME-2020), SRM University, Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh, May 29-30, 2020 (Communicated)
  • Pandey, S. M., Tyagi, A., Walia R.S., Kumar, A. (2020), Development & Characterization of Al2O3 based composite coating for tribological applications, International Conference on Future Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICFTMME-2020), SRM University, Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh, May 29-30, 2020 (Communicated)
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2018), Effects of Process Parameters on Surface Roughness in Incremental Sheet Forming, International conference on Composite Materials, Manufacturing, Experimental Techniques, Modeling and Simulation (ICCMMEMS-2018), Lovely Professional University, Punjab, March 15-17, 2018.
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2018), Investigation of Surface Roughness in Incremental Sheet Forming, International Conference on Robotics and Smart Manufacturing (RoSMa2018), IIITDM Kancheepuram, Chennai, July 19-21, 2018.
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P. (2018), Experimental Investigation of Forming Forces in Single Point Incremental Forming, 1st International Conference on Future Learning Aspects of Mechanical Engineering (FLAME – 2018), Amity School of Engineering & Technology, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, October 3-5, 2018.
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V., Kumar, P., Singh, H., Singh, V., Kumar, S., Haleem, A. (2018), Parametric Investigation of Forming Forces in Single Point Incremental Forming, 3rd International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications, (IConAMMA 2018), Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, October 16-18, 2018.
  • Singh, V., Kumar A., Gupta, M. (2018), Investigating the morphology and thermophysical properties of Al2O3 and CuO nanofluids, 3rd International Conference on Advances in Materials and Manufacturing Applications, (IConAMMA 2018), Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, October 16-18, 2018.
  • Kumar, A., Gulati, V. (2017), Experimental investigation on forming forces, surface roughness and formability in SPIF, Advances in Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology (AASET-2017), K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, August 17-18, 2017.
  • Rathee A., Kumar, S., Haleem, A. (2013) Identification of Barriers of Poka-Yoke: A Brief Review, National Conference on Futuristic Trends in Mechanical Engineering & Nano Technology, Rawal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Faridabad, Nov 15-16, 2013.
  • Rathee A., Sharma, A. (2013) Reverse Engineering of Quick Parts Replacements using CAD, National Conference on New Era of Innovation in Engineering and Technology, Bhiwani Institute of Technology & Sciences, Bhiwani, April 28, 2013.
  • Rathee A., Kumar, S., Haleem, A. (2015) Force Trends in Incremental Sheet Forming: A Brief Review, National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering, Rawal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Faridabad, Jan 24, 2015.
Journal’s Reviewer-ship  

  • Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering (Springer, SCI Indexed)
  • Journal of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO) (Elsevier, SCI Indexed)
  • Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C (Sage Publication, SCI Indexed)
  • IEEE Access,
  • International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, (Taylor and Francis, SCI Indexed)
  • The 6th Global Conference on Polymer and Composite Materials (PCM 2019), July 8-11, Bangkok, Thailand (http://paper.academicconf.com/reviewers.aspx?confname=pcm2018&page=1#)
Workshops and Faculty Development Programme          Participated

  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “Additive Manufacturing and optimization” (09 to 13 April, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “Neural Network and CNN” (14 to 18 April, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “Introduction to Operation Research” (20 to 24 April, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “CAD/ CAM” (27 April to 01 May, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy sponsored Faculty Development Program on “Robotics” (2 to 6 May, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “CIM and CNC” (25 to 29 April, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “Waste Management” (08 to 12 June, 2020) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • One Day webinar on “Enhancing Research Effectiveness using Scopus, Sciencedirect and Mendeley” (01 May, 2020) organized by Faculty Development Centre Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra in collaboration with Elsevier.
  • One week “Data Hack Summit 2019” (November 13-16, 2019) on “Applied Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence” organized by Analytics Vidhya at NIMHANS Convention Centre, Bengaluru.
  • One week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy sponsored Faculty Development Programon “Additive Manufacturing Applications” (4 to 8 November, 2019) organized by Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI), New Delhi.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on “Automation and Robotics” (25 to 29 June, 2018) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • Four weeks training certificate programme on Simulation by ANSYS software (10 June, 2019 – 07 July, 2019) organized by CETPA Infotech Pvt. Ltd. at SGT University, Gurugram.
  • Three days Hands-on training programme on Programming of ABB Industrial Robots (IR 2600 model) (24 July – 26 July, 2019) organized by ABB Robotics India Ltd. at SGT University, Gurugram.
  • One week Faculty development Programme (FDP) on “Advancements in Mechanical Engineering” (29 Aug- 02 Sep 2016) organized by Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Hisar (Haryana).
  • One week Faculty development Programme (FDP) on “Recent Trends in Science & Technology” (18 to 22 July 2016) organized by K R Mangalam university, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One week Skill development Programme (SDP) on “Advanced Trends in Mechanical Engineering” (July 23 to 27, 2018) at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One week Short Term Training Course (STC) on Instructional Delivery (27 June to 01 July 2016) organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR), Chandigarh.
  • A roundtable discussion on Climate Shocks on the road to Universal Health Coverage – Outlines & Perspective (7th August, 2019) at Nehru Memorial Museum & Library, New Delhi, organized by SGT University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One day Workshop on Computational Software-MATLAB (March-2016) organized by K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One day workshop on “Lucideus Certified Cyber Security Expert, Grade 1” (October 7, 2016) workshop held at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • Two day workshop on “Saksham-IT Champion Training Programme” (June 14-15, 2016) workshop held at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • Many seminars, guest lectures, and technical workshops.
Organized
  • One day webinar on “Mechanical Engineering is here to stay” (Speaker Dr. Rajinder Singh, Chair-student activities, ASHRAE, India Chapter) (9th May, 2020), for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) C- Block, Auditorium, SGT University, Gurgaon.
  • One day webinar on “Designing on Solidworks” (Speaker Er. Rohit Pahwa, Design Engineer, CETPA) (5h May, 2020), for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) C- Block, Auditorium, SGT University, Gurgaon.
  • One day visit for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) to Centre of Excellence Labs of Delhi Technological University (February 28, 2020) at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • Three days Software Training on “Design and Drafting on SOLIDWORKS” (Speaker Er. Abhaya Pandey, Design Engineer, Amzanion Pvt. Ltd. Gurugram) (10-12 February, 2020), for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) at SGT University, Gurgaon.
  • One week Skill development Programme (SDP) on “Advanced Trends in Mechanical Engineering” (July 23 to 27, 2018) organized as convener at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One day visit for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) to 3D-PRINTEXPO-2019 exhibition (August 6, 2019) at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • One Day Visit for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) to IIT Delhi (Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer) (3rd September, 2019).
  • An Expert talk on Industry 4.0 (Speaker Prof. Snehasis Ghosal) (25th September, 2019), for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) C- Block, Auditorium, SGT University, Gurgaon.
  • Three days visit to SafeExpress Logistics Binola for B.Tech and M.Tech students (SGT University, Gurugram) (September 16-18, 2019).
  • One day Inter-University workshop on “Hands-on Experience in Scanning Based Metrological Inspection and Reverse Engineering” (March 18, 2018) organized as convener at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • Three days workshop by National Power Training Institute, Faridabad on “Modern Trends in Thermal Engineering” (November 15-17, 2016) organized as convener at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One day hands-on workshop on “Part Modeling and Assembly in Solidworks Software” (March 13, 2018) organized as convener at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One day hands-on workshop on “Analysis and Simulation in Ansys Software” (February 12, 2017) organized as convener at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • One day hands-on workshop on “Solar System PV Engineering” (October 30, 2018) organized as convener at K R Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • More than 25 seminars, guest lectures, and technical workshops.
Expert/Guest/Key Note Lectures
  • CNC Machine and its Programming, ATME-18, School of Engineering and Technology, K R Mangalam University, Gurgaon, 25th July, 2018.
  • Additive Manufacturing and its Applications, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, SGT University, Gurgaon, 25th December, 2019.
Research Supervision       Projects Guided at UG level

Sr. No. Title of the Dissertation Year of Award Role
1. Designing and Modelling of Axial Micro Gas Turbine 2017 Supervisor
2 Modification of Steering System Used in Go-Kart 2017 Supervisor
3 Design and Fabrication of Weight and Color Based Sorting System 2018 Supervisor
4 Design and Fabrication of 3D Laser Scanner 2018 Supervisor
5 Design and Fabrication of 3D Printer 2019 Supervisor

 

M.Tech Supervised

Thesis Title Name of Candidate Institute of Candidate Role
Investigation of Process Parameters in Single Point Incremental Forming Ms. Manju (2016-19) Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology, Hisar Co-Supervisor

 

ADMISSIONS 2021