Students who work/worked with me are listed in this page with details of their work. If you are interested to know more about the work of my current students, you can write to them directly
DD- Dual Degree. BTech- Engineering Design & MTech - Automotive or Biomedical specialization

Current Students

Nagesh Kolagani     Degree: Ph.D (July 2011- June 2016)
Participatory GIS for empowering rural communities.

Edward Jero     Degree: Ph.D (Dec 2011 -Apr 2016)
ECG Steganography.

Balasubramanian Ramachandran     Degree: Ph.D (Jan 2014 -current)
(External candidate from Caterpillar, India)
Quantifying uncertainties in Fatigue based design.

Srirarm     Degree: Ph.D (Jan 2014-Current)
(External candidate from Gas Turbine Research Establishment, India)
Configuration control for change management

Shamsudheen     Degree: M.S (Jan 2014 - Current)
(External candidate from Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, India)
LED reliability

Aishwarya     Degree: M.S (July 2014 - Current)
(External candidate from M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, India)
Climate change and its effect on farming

Deepan Jayaraman     Degree: Ph.D. (July 2015 - Current)
Data driven structural reliability

Deenadhayalan     Degree: Ph.D. (July 2015 - Current)
(External candidate from BMW India)
Reliable embedded systems

Project associates

Sivakumar K     (July 2014- current)
Product design and data analysis

Harshal Kaushik     (October 2015- present)
Extreme value predictions

Raghavi B     (March 2016- present)
Robust design

Former Students

DD Projects
  1. Sachin Sunny: Importance sampling based techniques for failure probability estimation

  2. Harshad Dahake: Data-driven approach to anomaly detection in manufacturing processes

  3. Piyush Jadhav (Co-guided with Prof. Sunetra Sarkar, Dept. Aero Engg): Airborne wind energy: Motion dynamics analysis of energy generating power wing

  4. Vishaal Dhamotharan: Design and development of non-invasive analgesic device

  5. Rohan Chavan: Shape Variations and Shape Error Metric in 3D Printing

  6. 2014
  7. Nithin Madasu: Estimating the Shape of a Machined Feature from Tool Position Data in Three-Axis Milling

  8. Kiran Pannerselvam: Reliability based Topology Optimization

  9. Arpit Dixit: Probabilistic Design Optimization

  10. 2013
  11. Manoj Krishna: Failure Domain based Tail Modelling using Adaptive Convell Hull Approach

  12. Kiran Kumar: Reliability Synthesis of Path Generating Linkages and Cost Optimization Using Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm

  13. Koushik Reddy: A Simplified Physics Based Lattice Model For Fracture

  14. Naramsimha J L: An Investigation of CVaR based Tail Modelling

  15. Sahil Ali: Treatment of Uncertainties using Microscale Modelling in Unidirectional Composites

  16. 2012
  17. Sailesh Kolachana: A Computational Framework for the Design and Analysis of Savonius Wind Turbine

  18. Sriram Charan: Genetic Algorithm based Optimization of Wind Turbine Blades: A Comparison of Multi-point Optimization and Probabilistic Weighted Optimization

  19. Karthik Sambamoorthy:A Response Ranking Based Efficient Sampling Scheme for Tail Modelling

  20. Imran Parvez (co-guided by Dr. Venkatesh Balasubramanian): Generation of 3D Parametric Finite Element model of Thoracolumbar Spine for Dynamic Analysis

  21. 2011
  22. Aneesh Balasubramanian (Current: Deloitte US-India, Bangalore, India): Investigation of Tail Extrapolation Models for High Reliability Estimates

  23. Vamsi Mohan Ch(Co-guided with Dr.Srikanth Vedantham) (Current: Bosch India Ltd, Bangalore, India): Integration of a High Pressure Sensor in Rail-less Direct Injection Systems of Compression Ignition Engines

  24. Dinesh Murali Krishna (Aerospace Department) : Response Surface Based Probabilistic Optimization of MacPherson Strut for Side Loads

Summer Interns

  1. Aishwarya Mathrubootham: Development of a Virtual Simulator for Testing Sensor Response

  2. Jagdheesh Killuru: A Cost Effective Mechanical Model for Prevention of Pressure Ulcers in Sitting Position

  3. Neil Shah: A CFD Study of Magnus Effect

  4. Rishika Khandelwal : Noise Filter and Response Extraction Using Wireless Sensor Nodes

  5. Vardhan Jain : A Spring Lattice Approach for Micro Level Modelling of Materials and Prediction of SNP curves

  6. 2011
  7. Harish Ganapathy : Alpha Shape based Design Space Decomposition for Island Failure Regions

  8. Poornima Madhini and Vyabini Shankar: Development of Solar Still

  9. 2010
  10. Anand TR: L-Moments based Reliability Estimation

  11. Surya Teja and Ravi Teja: Reliability based Topology Optimization