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     Murshid Imam

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Mechanical Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Dr. K Biswas and Dr. Vikranth Racherla
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2009 :: In progress
AddressZKH 3/301
Phone0-9564031882
Emailmurshid@mech.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
BERajiv Gandhi Technical UniversityMechanical Engineering2007
M.Tech.National Institute of Foundry and Forge TechnologyManufacturing Engineering2009

Research Areas
  • Friction Stir Welding

Awards
  • 1st prize for paper presentation at National Level in Technovista 2007, Bhopal

Papers Published in Journals
  • Effect of weld morphology on mechanical response and failure of friction stir welds in a naturally aged aluminium alloy Role of tool pin profile by Murshid Imam, Kajal Biswas and Vikranth Racherla Materials and Design 44, 23-34 (2013)
  • On use of weld zone temperatures for online monitoring of weld quality in friction stir welding of naturally aged aluminium alloys by Murshid Imam, Kajal Biswas and Vikranth Racherla Materials and Design 52, 730-739 (2013)
  • Effect of backing plate material on friction stir welding of aluminium alloys by Murshid Imam, Vikranth Racherla and Kajal Biswas Journal of Materials Processing Technology under review (2013)
  • Experimental study of the effect of pre heating on the joining strength of corner and lap joint during by Murshid Imam, Kajal Biswas and Vikranth Racherla Scripta Material In Process (2013)
  • Weld zone modeling in friction stir welding of naturally aged aluminium alloys for sheet forming applications by Murshid Imam, Vikranth Racherla and Kajal Biswas Materials Letter In Process (2013)
  • Effect of natural aging kinetics in friction stir welding of 6063-T4 aluminium alloy by Murshid Imam, Vikranth Racherla and Kajal Biswas scripta Materialia In Process (2013)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Weld zone modeling in friction stir welds in AA 6063-T4 by Murshid Imam, Kajal Biswas and Vikranth Racherla Fourth International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation Accepted (2012)
  • Evaluation of weld quality through online temperature monitoring in friction stir welds of AA 6063-T4 by Murshid Imam, Vikranth Racherla and Kajal Biswas The Second International Conference on Intelligent Robotics, Automation and Manufacturing (IRAM) 2013 Dec 16-18 (2013)

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