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     Matukumilli V. D. Prasad

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Advanced Technology Development Centre
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Baidurya Bhattacharya
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: In progress
AddressA-207, VS Hall of Residence, IIT Kharagpur
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Emailmvdprasad@iitkgp.ac.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
BEAndhra University College of EngineeringMechanical Engineering2005

Research Areas
  • Energy dissipation and mechanical properties at nanoscale
  • Molecular dynamics simulations of atomic-scale devices, in particular carbon nanotubes
  • Computational materials science

Awards
  • Best student paper award in Nano Technology contest in COMET-2004 at IT-BHU, Varanasi.
  • Best paper in Nano node in MEQUALI-2004 at MIET, Chennai.
  • Best paper in Manufacturing node in INTELMECH-2004 at RREC, Chennai.

Experience
  • JPO in the project Simulation studies of mechanical behaviour and failure of carbon nanotubes sponsored by DMRL under SRIC, IIT Kharagpur from Sep 2008-Nov 2009
  • JPO in the project Multiscale modeling of small scale interfacial phenomena in carbon nanotube reinforced composites sponsored by ISIRD, IIT Kharagpur from June 2007- Aug 2008
  • JUNIOR ENGINEER at the Engineering Department of SYNERGIES CASTINGS Limited, VSEZ, Visakhapatnam, from July 2005- Jan 2007
  • PA in the project entitled Development and Application of Natural Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites using palm fibre sponsored by AICTE at Andhra University during 2002-04

Papers Published in Journals
  • Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Carbon Nanotube-based Oscillators having Topological Defects by Matukumilli.V.D. Prasad, Baidurya Bhattacharya International Journal of Nanoscience Vol. 10 Issue No.1 (2011)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Carbon Nanotube-based Oscillators having Topological Defects by Matukumilli.V.D. Prasad, Baidurya Bhattacharya Intl. Conf. on Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (ICANN-2009),IIT Guwahati,India xxx (2009)
  • Bending Properties of Carbon Nanotubes with Multiple Vacancy Defects using Atomistic Simulations by Matukumilli.V.D. Prasad, Baidurya Bhattacharya 2nd Intl. 23rd AIMTDR Conf. 2008, IITMadras, Chennai, India 777-781 (2008)
  • Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Ni Nanowire Bending by Matukumilli.V.D. Prasad, Baidurya Bhattacharya Molecules and Materials- New Directions (MolMat2008),JNCASR,Benguluru,India 51 (2008)

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