Research Publications in Journals

International Journals

2014

1.     “Microstructural observation, consolidation and mechanical behavior of AA 6061 nanocomposites reinforced by g-Al2O3 nanoparticles”, D. Jeyasimman, K. Sivaprasad, S. Sivasankaran, R. Ponalagusamy, R. Narayanasamy, Vijayakumar Iyer,  Advanced Powder Technology, (In press). (SCIE) ISSN:0921-8831 (Impact factor 1.642)

2.     “Evaluation of Microstructures and Mechanical Properties of Dissimilar Materials by Friction Welding”, C.H. Muralimohan, S. Haribabu, Y. Hariprasada Reddy, V. Muthupandi, K. Sivaprasad, Proceedia Materials Science, 5 (2014) 1107-1113. ISSN: 2211-8128 (This paper is presented in AMME2014, organized by NITK Suratkal, held during March 27-29, 2014)

3.     “Properties of Friction Welding Titanium-stainless Steel Joints with a Nickel Interlayer”, C.H. Muralimohan, V. Muthupandi, K. Sivaprasad, Proceedia Materials Science, 5 (2014) 1120-1129. ISSN: 2211-8128 (This paper is presented in AMME2014, organized by NITK Suratkal, held during March 27-29, 2014)

4.     “Characterization of Nanocrystalline AlCoCrCuNiFeZn High Entropy Alloy Produced by Mechanical Alloying”, C. Sajith Babu, K.Sivaprasad, V.Muthupandi, Jerzy A. Szpunar, Proceedia Materials Science, 5 (2014) 1020-1026. ISSN: 2211-8128 (This paper is presented in AMME2014, organized by NITK Suratkal, held during March 27-29, 2014)

5.      “Microstructural and Nanoindentation Studies Across Diffusion-Bonded Interfaces in Al/Cu Metal Intermetallic Laminates”, S. S. M. Kartheeka, K.V. Vamsi, B. Ravisankar, K. Sivaprasad, S. Karthikeyan, Proceedia Materials Science, 6 (2014) 709-715. ISSN: 2211-8128 (This paper is presented in ICMPC2014, Hyderabad, organized by Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India , held during March 8-9, 2014)

6.     “Thermal Analysis and Nanoindentaion Studies on Nanocrystalline AlCrNiFeZn High Entropy Alloy”, C.Sajith Babu, N.T.B.N.Koundinya, K.Sivaprasad, Jerzy A. Szpunar, Proceedia Materials Science, 6 (2014) 641-647. ISSN: 2211-8128 (This paper is presented in ICMPC2014, Hyderabad, organized by Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India , held during March 8-9, 2014)

7.     “The influence of aluminium intermediate layer in dissimilar friction welds”, Muralimohan Cheepu, V.Muthupandi, K.Sivaprasad, International Journal of Materials Research (formerly: Zeitschrift fuer Metallkunde), 105(4), 2014, 350-357. (SCI) ISSN: 1862-5282(Impact factor 0.69)

8.     “Strengthening Contributions in Ultra High Strength Cryorolled Al-4wt%Cu-3wt%TiB2 in situ Composite”, N. Naga Krishna, K. Sivaprasad, P. Susila, Transaction of Nonferrous Metal Society of China, 24(3), 2014, 641-647. (SCIE) ISSN: 1003-6326 (Impact factor 0.917)

9.     “Fabrication and consolidation behavior of Al 6061 nanocomposite powders reinforced by multi-walled carbon nanotubes”, D. Jeyasimman, K. Sivaprasad, S. Sivasankaran, R. Narayanasamy, Powder Technology, 258, 2014, 189-197. (SCI) ISSN: 0032-5910(Impact factor 2.02)

10.  “An investigation of the synthesis, consolidation and mechanical behaviour of Al 6061 nanocomposites reinforced by TiC via mechanical alloying”, D. Jeyasimman, S. Sivasankaran, K. Sivaprasad, R. Narayanasamy, R.S. Kambali, Materials and Design, 57, 2014, 394-404 (SCIE) ISSN: 0261-3069 (Impact factor 2.913)

11.  “Mechanical properties and corrosion behavior of carbon nanotube reinforced AA4032 nanocomposites”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, K.Sivaprasad, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, Experimental Techniques, 38, 2014, 48-52. (SCIE) ISSN: 1747-1567 (Impact factor 0.378)

2013

12.  “Phase Evolution and Thermal Analysis of Nanocrystalline AlCrCuFeNiZn High Entropy Alloy Produced by Mechanical Alloying”, N.T.B.N.Koundinya, C.Sajith Babu, K.Sivaprasad, P.Susila, N.Kishore Babu, J.Baburao, Journal of materials engineering and performance, 22, 2013, 3077-3084. (SCIE)ISSN: 1059-9495 (Impact factor 0.981)

13.  “Tribological studies on laser surface melted Hastelloy C-276”, M. Hashim, K. E. Sarath Raghavendra Babu, M. Duraiselvam, H. Natu, V. Muthupandi, K. Sivaprasad and K. R. Rajith, Surface Engineering, 29 (7), 2013, 531-535. (SCI) ISSN: 0267-0844 (Impact factor 1.51)

14.  “Study on Cryorolled Al-Cu Alloy using X-ray Diffraction Line Profile Analysis and Evaluation of Strengthening Mechanisms”, N.Naga Krishna, R.Tejas, K.Sivaprasad, K.Venkateswarulu, Materials and Design, 52, 2013, 785–790. (SCIE) ISSN: 0261-3069 (Impact factor 2.913)

15.  “Enhanced Mechanical Properties of AA5083 GTA Weldments with Current Pulsing and Addition of Scandium”, N. Kishore Babu, P. Yogesh Bhikanrao, K. Sivaprasad, Materials Science Forum, 765, 2013, 716-720. ISSN: 1662-9752 (This paper is presented in LMT2013, Old Windsor, London, organized by Brunel University, held during 24-26 July, 2013)

16.  “Improving Corrosion Resistance of AA2014 Welds with Micro Arc Oxidation”, Roshan Jacob, S.A.Srinivasan, K.Sivaprasad, V.Muthupandi, Materials Science Forum, 765, 2013, 634-638. (This is presented in LMT2013, Old Windsor, London, organized by Brunel University, held during 24-26 July, 2013)

17.  “Studies on Potentiodynamic Polarization Behavior of Cryorolled Al-Mg-Si Alloy”, N. Naga Krishna, B.Gopi, K. Sivaprasad, V. Muthupandi, Key Engineering Materials, 545, 2013, 153-157. ISSN: 1662-9795 (This paper is presented in ICMST2012, National Science and Technology Development Agency, Thailand, held during 07-08 June, 2012)

18.  “Studies on Dissimilar Welding of AA5083 and AA6061 Alloys by Laser Beam Welding”, B. Srinivas, K. Sivaprasad, N. Kishore Babu, V. Muthupandi, P.Susila, Advanced Materials Research, 626, 2013, 701-705. ISSN: 1662-8985 (This paper is presented in ICAMET2012, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Malaysia, held during 28-30 November, 2012)

19.  “Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Aluminium Alloy Composites - A Review”, D. Jeyasimman,    K. Sivaprasad, V. Senthilkumar, R. Narayanasamy, Journal of Manufacturing Engineering, 8 (2), 2013, 75-84. ISSN:0973-6867

20.  “Dispersion and Thermal Analysis of Carbon Nanotubes reinforced AA 4032 alloy produced by High Energy Ball Milling”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, K.Sivaprasad, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, Experimental Techniques, 37 (2013) 14–18. (SCIE) ISSN: 1747-1567 (Impact factor 0.583)

2012

21.  “Microstructural characterization and grain refinement of AA6082 gas tungsten arc welds by scandium modified fillers”, N. Kishore Babu, Mahesh Kumar Talari, D. Pan, Z. Sun, J. Wei, K. Sivaprasad, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 137, 2012, 543-551. (SCI) ISSN: 0254-0584 (Impact factor 2.072)

22.  “Localized corrosion of an ultrafine grained Al-4Zn-2Mg alloy produced by cryorolling”, K.Gopala Krishna, K. Sivaprasad, T.S.N. Sankara Narayanan, K.C. Hari Kumar, Corrosion Science, 60, 2012, 82-89. (SCI) ISSN: 0010-938X (Impact factor 3.615)

23.  “Influence of Titanium-Boron Additions on Grain Refinement of AA6082 Gas Tungsten Arc Welds”, N. Kishore Babu, Mahesh Kumar Talari, Pan Dayou, Sun Zheng, Wei Jun, K. SivaPrasad”, Materials and Design, 40, 2012, 467-475. (SCIE) ISSN: 0261-3069 (Impact factor 2.913)

24.  “Mechanical properties and microstructures of Al-1Fe-(0-1)Zr bulk nano-crystalline alloy processed by mechanical alloying and spark plasma sintering”, C.L. Mendis, H.P. Jhawar, T.T. Sasaki, K Oh-ishi, K. Sivaprasad, E. Fleury, K. Hono, Materials Science and Engineering A541, 2012, 152–158. (SCI)ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

25.  “Microstructural evolution and aging behavior of cryorolled Al-4Zn-2Mg alloy”, K.Gopala Krishna, K.Sivaprasad, K.Venkateswarlu, K.C.Hari Kumar, Materials Science and Engineering A 535, 2012, 129– 135. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

26.  “Effect of Rolling Temperature on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Cryorolled Al-Mg-Si Alloy Reinforced with 3wt% TiB2 in-situ Composite”, B. Gopi, N. Naga Krishna, K. Sivaprasad, K. Venkateswarlu, Advanced Materials Research, 584, 2012, 556-560. ISSN: 1662-8985 (This paper is presented in ICRAM, VIT, India, held during 20-22 February, 2012)

27.  “Dry sliding wear behaviour of fly ash particles reinforced AA 2024 composites”, J. Babu Rao, D. Venkata Rao, K. Siva Prasad and N.R.M.R. Bhargava, Materials Science-Poland, 30 (3), 2012, 204-211. (SCIE)ISSN 2083-1331 (Impact factor 0.258)

2011

28.  “Microstructure, cold workability and strain hardening behavior of Trimodaled AA 6061-TiO2 nanocomposite prepared by mechanical alloying”, S.Sivasankaran, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, Materials Science and Engineering A 528, 2011, 6776– 6787. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

29.  “X-ray peak broadening analysis of AA 6061100-x-x wt.% Al2O3 nanocomposite prepared by mechanical alloying”, S.Sivasankaran, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, P.V. Satyanarayana, Materials Characterization, 62, 2011, 661–672. (SCI) ISSN: 1044-5803 (Impact factor 1.88)

30.  “Evaluation of compaction equations and prediction using adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system on compressibility behavior of AA 6061100-x - x wt.% TiO2 nanocomposites prepared by mechanical alloying”, S.Sivasankaran, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, Vijay Kumar Iyer, Powder Technology, 209, 2011, 124–137.  (SCI) ISSN: 0032-5910(Impact factor 2.02)

31.  “High Temperature Tensile Properties of Cryorolled Al-4wt%Cu-3wt%TiB2 in situ Composites”, N.Naga Krishna, K.Sivaprasad, Transactions of Indian Institute of Metals, 64 (1-2), 2011, 63-66. (SCIE)ISSN: 0972-2815 (Impact factor 0.427)

32.  “Anisotropy models in precise crystallite size determination of mechanically alloyed powders”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, K.Sivaprasad, P.Susila, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 406, 2011, 165–168. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-4526 (Impact factor 1.327)

33.  “Consolidation of CNT reinforced AA4032 nanocomposites by ECAP”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, K.Sivaprasad, B.Ravisankar, P.Susila, B.S.Murty”, International Journal of Nanoscience, 10 (1&2), 2011, 233-236. (This paper is presented in ICANN2009, IIT Guwahati, India).ISSN: 0219-581X

34.  “Influence of Crystallite Size on Consolidation of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced AA 4032 Composite Powders by Equal Channel Angular Pressing”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, K.Sivaprasad, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, Key Engineering Materials, 471-472, 2011, 127-132. ISSN: 1662-9795 (This paper is presented in ICCST 22-24 March, 2011, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)

2010

35.  “Effect of strengthening mechanisms on cold workability and instantaneous strain hardening behavior during grain refinement of AA6061-10wt.%TiO2 composite prepared by mechanical alloying”, S.Sivasankaran, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, Vijay Kumar Iyer, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 507, 2010, 236–244. (SCI) ISSN: 0925-8388 (Impact factor 2.39)

36.  “An investigation on flowability and compressibility of 6061 AA100-x-x wt. %TiO2 composite powder prepared by blending and mechanical alloying”, S.Sivasankaran, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, Vijay Kumar Iyer, Powder Technology, 201 (1), 2010, 70-82. (SCI) ISSN: 0032-5910(Impact factor 2.02)

37.  “Studies on void coalescence analysis of nanocrystalline cryorolled commercially pure aluminium under different stress conditions”, N.Naga Krishna, A.K.Akash, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, Materials and Design, 31, 2010, 3578–3584 (SCIE) ISSN: 0261-3069 (Impact factor 2.913)

38.  “Synthesis, structure and sinterability of 6061 AA100-xx wt.%TiO2 composites prepared by high-energy ball milling”, S.Sivasankaran, K.Sivaprasad, R.Narayanasamy, Vijay Kumar Iyer, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 491 (1-2), 2010, 712-721. (SCI) ISSN: 0925-8388 (Impact factor 2.39)

39.  “Influence of short annealing treatment on corrosion behaviour of cryorolled commercially pure aluminium”, K.Sivaprasad, V.Swarnalatha, V.V.Ravikumar and V.Muthupandi, Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, 57 (1), 2010, 18-20. (SCIE) ISSN: 0003-5599 (Impact factor 0.386)

40.  “Dry sliding wear behaviour of AA 6351-ZrB2 in situ composite at room temperature”, G. Naveen Kumar, R.Narayanasamy, S.Natarajan, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, K.Sivaprasad, S.Sivasankaran, Materials and Design, 31(3), 2010, 1526-1532 (SCIE) ISSN: 0261-3069 (Impact factor 2.913)

41.  “Mechanically alloyed Carbon nanotubes (CNT) reinforced Nanocrystalline AA 4032: Synthesis and Characterization”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, K.Sivaprasad, Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterisation & Engineering, 9 (11), 2010, 1027-1035. ISSN:2327-4077

42.  “Thermal stability of nanostructured fly ash synthesized by high energy ball milling”, J. Babu Rao, P. Narayanaswami, K. Siva Prasad, International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, 2 (5), 2010, 284-299. ISSN 2141-2820.

43.  “Techno-economics of carbon nanotubes produced by open air arc discharge method”, M.S.Senthil Saravanan, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, K.Sivaprasad, M.Jagannatham, International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology, 2 (5), 2010, 100-108 ISSN 2141-2820

2009

44.  “Microstructure and mechanical properties of fly ash particle reinforced AA6061 composites produced by press and extrusion”, P.R.S.Kumar, S.Kumaran, T.Srinivasa Rao, K.Sivaprasad, Transactions of Indian Institute of Metals, 62(6) 2009, 559-566. (SCIE)

45.  “Sliding wear behaviour of Al 6063/TiB2 in situ composites at elevated temperatures”, S.Natarajan, R.Narayanasamy, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, K.Sivaprasad, G.Dinesh, B.Anil Kumar, Materials and Design, 30 (7) 2009, 2521-2531(SCIE) ISSN: 0261-3069 (Impact factor 2.913)

2008

46.  “Study on abrasive and erosive wear behaviour of Al 6063/TiB2 in situ composites”, K.Sivaprasad,S.Natarajan, S.P.Kumaresh Babu, B.Anil Kumar, G.Dinesh, R.Narayanasamy, Materials Science and Engineering A 498 (2008) 495–500. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

47.  “Microstructure and mechanical properties of ultra fine grained Cu-Zn and Cu-Al alloys produced by cryorolling and annealing”, V.Subramanya Sarma, K.Sivaprasad,D.Sturm and M.Heilmaier, Materials Science and Engineering A489 (2008) 253-258. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

48.  “Influence of weld cooling rate on microstructure and mechanical properties of Alloy 718 welds”,K.Sivaprasadand S.Ganesh Sundara Raman,Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 39 (2008) 9, 2115-2127.(SCI)ISSN: 1073-5623 (Impact factor 1.627)

49.  “A novel method of estimating Laves phase in electron beam welded Alloy 718”, K.Sivaprasad, S.Ganesh Sundara Raman and A.Sambasiva Rao, Practical Metallography 45 (2008) 6, 271-282. (SCIE) ISSN:0032-678X (Impact factor 0.27)

2007

50.  “Influence of magnetic arc oscillation and current pulsing on fatigue behavior of Alloy 718 TIG weldments”, K.Sivprasad and S.Ganesh Sundara Raman, Materials Science and Engineering A, 448, 2007, 120-127. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

2006 & 2003

51.  “Influence of magnetic arc oscillation and current pulsing on microstructure and high temperature tensile strength of alloy 718 TIG weldments”, K.Sivaprasad, S.Ganesh Sundara Raman, P.Mastanaiah and G.Madhusudhan Reddy, Materials Science and Engineering A 428, 2006, 327-331. (SCI) ISSN: 0921-5093 (Impact factor 2.108)

52.  “Coupled effect of heat input and beam oscillation on mechanical properties of alloy 718 electron beam weldments” K.Sivaprasad, S.G.S.Raman, C.V.S.Murthy and G.M.Reddy, Science and Technology of welding and Joining, 11, 2006, 127-134. (SCI) ISSN: 1743-2936 (Impact factor 1.274)

53.  "Microwave processing of Functionally Graded Bioactive Materials", Sivaprasad Katakam, D.Sivaramakrishna and T.S.Sampath Kumar, Materials Letters, 57, 2003, 2716-2721. (SCI) ISSN: 0167-577X (Impact factor 2.224)

National Journals

1.     “Synthesis and characterization of CNT reinforced Al-based composite powders by high energy ball milling”, M.S. Senthil Savaranan, S.P. Kumaresh Babu and K. Sivaprasad, Transactions of PMAI, 35, 2009, 5-8.

2.     “Influence of carbon content on workability behavior of powder metallurgy steels”, R. Narayanasamy, V. Anandakrishnan, S. Sivasankaran, K. Sivaprasad, K.S. Pandey, Transactions of PMAI, 35, 2009, 26-31.

3.     "Processing of calcium phosphate based Functionally Graded Bioceramics using Microwaves", Sivaprasad Katakam, D. Sivarama Krishna, R. Murugan and T.S. Sampath Kumar, Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, 17, 2003, 24-27.