DR. BANGARUBABU POPURI

HOD

Department of Mechanical Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: bangaru@nitw.ac.in

: 9440206342, 8639847027

Interests: Mechanical Vibrations; Vibration Control; Finite Element Analysis; Mechanism Science; Engineering Design, Rotor Dynamics, Vehicle Dynamics.

Educational Qualifications


Degree

Specialization

University/Institute

Year

Ph.D

Flexible Multi body Dynamics Applied to Robot Manipulators

I.I.T., Madras

1988-92

M.E

Mechanical Engineering    (Design Electives)

I.I.Sc., Bangalore

1986-88

B.Tech

Mechanical Engineering.

Nagarjuna University

1981-85


Specializations/ Areas of Research

Flexible Multi-body dynamics,  Vibration Control, Finite Element Analysis, Mechanisms and manipulators.


Message

" All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is every thing.

What we think we become."    Buddha


Course Taught Previously


Academic Year


Semester

Classes

Course ID

Course Name
 
3

B.Tech
 
Kinematics of Machinery
 
4

B.Tech
 
Dynamics of Machinery
 
6

B.Tech
 
Finite element Analysis
 
7

B.Tech
 
Mechanical Vibrations
 
1

M.Tch
 
Mechanical Vibrations
 
1

M.Tech
 
Mechanics of Deformable Solids
 
1

M.Tech
 
Engineering Design
 
1

M.Tech
 
CAD Theory
 
2

M.Tech
 
Integrated Product Design and Development
 
2

M.Tech
 
Finite Element Analysis
 
2

M.Tech
 
Finite Element Analysis in Design
 
2

M.Tech
 
Analysis and Design of Mechanical Systems
 2M.Tech Rotor Dynamics
 2M.Tech  Automotive Component Design



Courses Currently Being Taught


Classes


Department

Semester

Course ID

Course Name

B.Tech

Mechanical

5
 ME 318Finite Element Method


M.Tech

Machine Design

Automobile Engineering

1
1
 ME5403

Mechanical  Vibrations



Consultancy carried out

  •     Analysis of  Tripper racing Problem.  for N.T.P.C, Ramagundam
  •     Mathematical Modeling of Cam rings for the Vane pumps.

              for  Haggulunds Denison limited, Hyderabad

  •     Modifications and improvements to Mechanical Crane.

               for  APCOST, Hydearabad.

  •      Design Analysis and validation of long-wall supports used in under ground coal mines.  for APHMEL , Vijayawada
  •    
  •     Vibration control through viscoelastic lamination for aerospace structures for DRDL.(DRDO) Hyderabad.


Interaction with Industry & Other Institutes

  •          Chairman, Preliminary Design Review Committee , DRDL, Hyderabad ,

                    For the Project HELINA Launcher, December 2013

  •          Chairman , Preliminary Design Review Committee. DRDL, Hyderabad

                   For the Project ARM,  February 2013

  •          Expert Member of the  committee, Design Review of 400KW Contra- rotating DC Regenerative Motor test rig, NSTL, Visakhapatnam. July 2013.

                    Member On the Board of Studies at Several autonomous Institutions


Journal Publication Details (Recent)

Authors
Title

Journal Name

Vol. Page. Year.
1. H.Ravishankar, V.Bhujangarao, P.Bangaru BabuThe effect of natural rubber particle inclusions on the mechanical and damping propertiesof epoxy-filled glass fibre compositesIMechE Int. Jl. Materials: Design and Applications

Vol. 224 Part I , PP 63-70 2010

Kishore Kumar K., Krishna Y.,

Bangaru Babu. P.

Damping in beams using Viscoelastic materials

I.Mech.E., Part L. Int. Jl of Materials Design and Applications

DOI:10-1177/1464420713500748

Kishore kumar K., Krishna. Y.,

Bangaru Babu P.

estimation of lossfactors of constrained layer plate using viscoelastic layerI.Mech.E Part L., Int. Jl of Materials Design and Applications

DOI: 10-1177/1464420714532792


Conference Proceeding(Recent)

Author
Title

Conference Name

Vol. Page. Year.
 H.Ravishankar, V.Bhujangarao, P.Bangaru Babu
The effect of Natural rubber particle inclusions on the dynamic properties of epoxy filled glass fiber composits

6th Int. Conf., VETOMAC IV

Dec 2010 PP 712-722

K.Kishore Kumar, Y.Krishna, P.Bangaru Babu

Vibration Control of beams using Viscoelastic layers

6th Int. Conf., VETOMAC IV

Dec 2010 PP 701-711

 A.K.Kaushik, D.Ramakrishna, Y.Krishna, P.Bangaru Babu

Active vibration Control of smart beams by induced strain actuation

6th Int. Conf., VETOMAC IV

Dec 2010 PP 723-733

Bangaru Babu P., Kishore kumar K.,

Krishna Y

Damping Effects of viscoelastic materials on sandwitch beamsICTIME 2012March 2012


Ph.D.'s Supervised

    Completed 

    1.    Najeeb Ullah Khan          The Role of  Rayleigh Damping in the vibration of Square and Rectangular Plates        2001

    2.    H. Ravishankar                Some studies on enhancement of damping in glass fibre epoxy composites                2012

   Ongoing

    3.    K. Kishore Kumar             Passive vibration control

    4.    Kausik Ashok kumar         Active vibration control

    5.    G. Ravindra                     Rotor dynamics

    6.    U. Koteswara Rao            Smart structures

    7.    M. Maruthi Bhagavan        Statistical Energy Analysis

    8.    Ramakrishna                    Marine propeller noise studies    

    9.   Jagadisan Krishna Murthy   Design and Analysis of Electronic Packaging

     10. P. Anil Kumar                    Vibration Control of Electronic Packages



Additional Responsibilities

*     Coordinator SRIC, July 2008 to April2013

*    Served as warden RECW hostels for 3 years

*    In Charge of Department Time-tables for 3 years

*    In Charge of Machine Dynamics Laboratory

*    In Charge of Computer center, Thermal Engineering Section

*   Section Head, Thermal Engineering Section, 2011-2013

*    Coordinator, M.Tech( PDD) 2006 to 2012 












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