Dr.Ravindra Kommineni



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Designation: Professor & HoD

Qualifications:
1985   B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Andhra University
1988   M.E. in Machine Tool Engineering from PSG College of Technology.
2006   Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering from Andhra University.

Date of Birth: 25-11-62

Date of Joining: 16-08-88

Teaching Experience: 28 Years
Worked as a lecturer in RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur from 1988 to 1993.
Worked as an Assistant Professor in RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur from 1993 to 2007.
Working as a Professor & HOD in RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur from 2007 to till date.

Industry Experience: 9 months in M/s Precision Components as Erection Engineer

Research Interests: Manufacturing, CAD/CAM/CAE , Composite Materials, Robotics.

Publications:

  1. Govindu.N, Ravindra.K , Ramanaiah.N and Nageswara Rao Damera "Fabrication of Aluminium AA6061 Metal Matrix Nano Composites",International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Science and Engineering, Vol.3, No.2, Jan 2011, pp 36-41.
  2. D.Sameer Kumar , S. Radhika , K.Ravindra, K.N.S. Suman, "Improved Design Optimization of a Composite Leaf Spring using Swarm Intelligence", International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, ISSN 0973-4562, Volume 6, Number 2 (2011) pp. 193-200
  3. D.Sameer Kumar , B.Ramgopal reddy , K.Ravindra, V.Chittaranjan Das, "Influence of process parameters on AWJC of INCONEL690 using GA", ANU Journal of Engineering & Technology, ISSN 0976-3414, Volume 2, Issue 1 , June 2010 pp. 81-85.
  4. D.Sameer Kumar , M.SivaNayak , D.V.V. Krishna Prasad, K.Ravindra, "Optimization of cutting parameters in turning using ACO", ANU Journal of Engineering & Technology, ISSN 0976-3414, Volume 2, Issue 2 , Dec 2010 pp. 8-13.
  5. D.Sameer Kumar , K.N.S. Suman, K.Ravindra, , "ABC Metaheuristic for the design optimization of a composite leaf Spring", published in the Proceedings of NCRAME-2011 [National Seminar on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering], organized by R.V.R & J.C College of Engineering, Guntur-19 July 7-8,2011 pp. 411-416.
  6. C.Tara sasanka, K.Ravindra, Ch. Tirumala rao "Transient Response of Cylindrical Shells using Artificial Neural Networks" published in the proceedings of NCRAME-2011 [National Seminar on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering], organized by RVR & JC college of Engineering, Guntur-19 July 7-8,2011 pp. 423-428.
  7. Sameer Kumar , K. Ravindra, K.K.K. Sanyasi Raju & D. Nageswara Rao, "Ant Colony Optimization based Algorithms for Engineering Design" published in the proceedings of CAE-07 [International Conference on COMPUTER AIDED ENGINEERING], organized by I.I.T., Madras, December 2007; pp:736-743.
  8. K. Ravindra, V. Chittaranjan Das, P. Madar Valli & D. Nageswara Rao "Evaluation of Form errors in Cylindrical features using Co-ordinate Measurement Data" published in the proceedings of ISMQC-07 [ 9th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON MEASUREMENT AND QUALITY CONTROL ], organized by I.I.T., Madras, December 2007; pp: 161-165.
  9. C. Tara Sasanka , K. Ravindra, K.K.K. Sanyasi Raju & D. Nageswara Rao, "Transient Response of Isotropic and Laminated Tapered Beams Using Artificial Neural Networks" - published in the proceedings of INCCOM-6 [International Conference on FUTURE TRENDS IN COMPOSITE MATERIALS AND PROCESSING], organized by I.I.T., Kanpur, December 2007; pp : 894 - 901.
  10. C. Tara Sasanka , K. Ravindra, K.K.K. Sanyasi Raju & D. Nageswara Rao, "Transient Response of Composite Plates Using Artificial Neural Networks" - published in the proceedings of ICAME-2007[ International Conference on advances in Mechanical Engineering ], organized by M.I.T., Manipal, December 2007.
  11. Chittaranjan Das.V, Ravindra . K, & Nageswara Rao. D "Theoretical Analysis of EDM Process and its Comparison with Experiments" - published in the proceedings of 23rd National Convention of Mechanical Engineers, organized by Institute of Engineers, Hyderabad, September 2007, pp : 1.55 - 1.59.
  12. V. Chittaranjan Das, K. Sridhar, K. Ravindra, & D. Nageswara Rao "Investigations into the Electric Discharge Machining of Tool Steel using different electrode materials" - published in the proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Systems & Control ISCO-2006, organized by Kumarguru Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, pp : 452-457
  13. Ravindra.K, Narayana Rao K.N.V.S., Madar Valli. P, & Nageswara Rao .D "An Approach to Evaluate Circularity using Co-ordinate Measurement data", presented and published in proceedings of International Conference GCMM organised by Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India and QIT, Brisbane, Australia in December, 2004, pp:589-594.
  14. K. Ravindra, V. Chittaranjan Das & D. Nageswara Rao , "A New Approach to Evaluate Sphericity using Co-ordinate Measurement Data", National Conference organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, S.V. University, Tirupathi, A.P. In August 2004, pp: A-57-59.
  15. V. Chittaranjan Das, K. Sridhar, K. Ravindra, D. Nageswara Rao "Hiatuses identified in Electro Discharge Machining", National Conference organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, S.V. University, Tirupathi, A.P. In August 2004, pp:A-91-93.
  16. p. B. Madhavi, K. Ravindra, B. Surendra babu, Dr. P. Madar valli & D. Nageswara Rao Optimization of Machining Time in Process Planning of turning Components using Genetic Algorithms - presented and published in proceedings of NAME-2004, organized by Jawaharlal Nehru College of Engineering, Shimoga, Karnataka.


Membership/Fellowship of Academic bodies and Professional Societies:
  1. Member of Board of Studies of GITAM University for Industrial & Production Engineering Course
  2. Member of Board of Studies of Acharya Nagarjuna University for Mechanical Engineering Course
  3. Fellow of Institute of Engineers, Calcutta [ No: F- 110099/4 ]


Membership in Scientific and Professional Societies:
Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).


List of Conferences, Short-term Courses etc. participated:
  1. Attended a Indo US Collaboration for Engineering Education IUCEE 2009 FLI Course  on Innovate, Create, Manufacture and Manage Digitally at INFOSYS, Mysore during 6th to 10th July, 2009.
  2. Attended a Workshop on “ Intelligent Manufacturing” during 16-17 March, 2009 conducted by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, A.U. College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam.
  3. Attended a Workshop on “ Tool Design and its Application” during 20-21 March, 2009 conducted by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, A.U. College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam.
  4. Attended & Presented a Paper titled “Transient Response of Composite Plates Using Artificial Neural Networks” – published in the proceedings of ICAME-2007 [ International Conference on advances in Mechanical Engineering ], organized by M.I.T., Manipal, December 2007.
  5. Attended & Presented a Paper titled “Theoretical Analysis of EDM Process and its Comparison with Experiments” – published in the proceedings of 23rd National Convention of Mechanical Engineers, organized by Institute of Engineers, Hyderabad, September 2007.
  6. Attended & Presented a Paper titled “An Approach to Evaluate Circularity using Co-ordinate Measurement data” in International Conference GCMM organised by Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India and QIT, Brisbane, Australia in December, 2004.
  7. Attended & Presented a paper titled “A New Approach to Evaluate Sphericity using Co-ordinate Measurement Data”, All India National Conference organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, S.V. University, Tirupathi, A.P. In August 2004.
  8. Attended AICTE & ISTE sponsored Two week STTP project on “Fuzzy Techniques and Neural Networks “ 21-28st November 2003 at at College of engineering, GITAMS, Visakhapatnam.
  9. Member of the Organizing Committee for the Training Program on 'Induction Training for Teachers' in 10-11, January 2002, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur and presented an Expert Lecture.
  10. Attended Two day Seminar on “Recent Trends in Computer Applications', December 28-29, 2001, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur.
  11. Attended Short Term Course on “Finite Element Method and its Applications in Various Branches of Engineering” 05-06 Oct. 2001, Organized by Civil Engg. Dept. & ISTE Chapter of RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur.
  12. Attended AICTE & ISTE sponsored Two week STTP project on “Concepts and practice of Computer Aided Design & Manufacture“ 20-31st August 2001 at Bapuji Institute of Engineering & Technology”, Davanagere.
  13. Attended Orientation Program on ISO 9000:2000 9th&10th, August 2001, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur.
  14. Attended Two day Seminar on 'Productivity Challenges for 21’st Century’, August 27-28, 1998, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur.
  15. Attended One day Seminar on “Service Quality Management” on 12 September 1997 organized by department of Management Sciences and Department of Industrial & Production Engineering, RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur.
  16. Attended a Short Term Course on “Manufacturing Strategy” from 17-24 May 1996 organized by department of Industrial and Management Engineering, IIT, Kanpur.
  17. Attended a 4 week Refreshers Course in mechanical Engineering in July 1993 organized by JNTU, Hyderabad


Events Organized:
  1. Organized National Conference on "Recent Afvances in Mechanical Engineering" NCRAME-2011 on 8 - 9 July 2011.
  2. Organized National Level Technical Student Meet “MechMantra-10” on 5-6 March 2010.
  3. Organized AICTE sponsored National Level seminar on “Micromachining” on 19-20 December 2008.
  4. Organized AICTE sponsored National Level semenar on "Metal Matrix Composites" on 29-30 September 2008.
  5. Organized National Level Technical Student Meet “MechMantra-08” on 15-16 February 2008.
  6. Organized National Level Technical Student Meet “MechMantra-06” on 22-23 December 2006.
  7. Organized National Level Technical Student Meet “MechMantra-05” on 21-22 January 2005.


Lectures Presented:
  1. Presented a Lecture on “ Rapid prototyping for Coposites” in AICTE sponsored National Semenar on “Metal Matrix Comosites” organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, RVR & JC College of Engineering in29-30 September, 2010
  2. Presented a Lecture on “ Effective Teaching Methods” in ISTE sponsored “Induction Training for Teachers” organised by RVR & JC College of Engineering in 2006
  3. Presented a Lecture on “ Effective Teaching Methods” in ISTE sponsored “Induction Training for Teachers” organised by RVR & JC College of Engineering in 2002.


Achievements:
  1. Acted as Chief Superintend for one of the RVRJCCE centers and conducted EAMCET in 2006, 2007,2008 and 2010.
  2. Lead the Mechanical Engineering department and presented profile of the department to the NBA Committee in June 2007. The Department has been accredited for 3 years.
  3. Lead the Mechanical Engineering Department and presented profile of the department to the APSCHE Committee visited on 4th - 6th, March, 2003.


Contact Details:
EMail: deanacademics [at] rvrjc.ac.in
Phones: +91 8632288254 Ext: 200