Dr Sivasambu Mahesh

Associate Professor, IIT Madras


Areas of Interest:

Solid mechanics, materials science.

Specialization:

Modeling mechanical response of materials, plasticity, metal forming, unconventional processes, fracture, creep, reliability analysis, metals and alloys, composite materials

Consultancy Areas:

Fracture and fatigue..

 

Sector Associated With:

Academia

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, Law Enforcement Agencies, Consultancy Firms, Private Agencies, Individuals

Major Professional Contributions:

Have developed, validated and applied multiscale multiphysics models to
1. predict texture and microstructure evolution during large deformation unconventional metal forming processes
2. predict the reliability of polymer matrix, and metal matrix composites
3. predict creeping rates, and creep damage in stainless steels..

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant and Associate Professor, IIT Kanpur, 2004 to 2013
  • Associate Professor, 2013 to present.

Keywords:

Modeling mechanical response of materials, plasticity, metal forming, unconventional processes, fracture, creep, reliability analysis, metals and alloys, composite materials.

 

Contact Information

Office

Department of Aerospace Engineering.
IIT Madras Chennai 600036
fax: (044) 2257 4002

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Education

  • B. Tech (IIT Madras), 1996
  • Ph.D. (Cornell University), 2002, from the Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • American Bureau of shipping award, for best academic performance as an Undergraduate student at IIT Madras. 1996
  • INAE Young Engineer award, 2010.

Link to Website


INAE Section Affiliated III: Mechanical Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2010


Year of Birth: 1975