Faculty Profile

Dr. Anshul Sharma  

Designation :Assistant Professor
Qualifications :Ph.D (IIT Mandi) M.Tech (NIT Hamirpur)
Contact Detail :Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, NIT, Uttarakhand-246174
Email :anshul@nituk.ac.in
Phone No.:01346-257441
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Research Interests

Smart Structures, Structural Dynamics and Control, FEM, Energy Harvesting, Optimization

Brief Research Profile

He is primarily working in the area of Structural Dynamics and Control. His primarily focus is to contribute in the application field of smart structures. Moreover, he is contributing positively in the research area of mechanical vibration based energy harvesting using smart structures both experimentally and numerically.

Journal Publication Details Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rahul Vaish, Rajeev Kumar, and Satish Chandra Jain, A numerical study on flexoelectric bistable energy harvester, Applied Physics A, 124:483, 2018.
Vipin Pachouri and Anshul Sharma, Active Vibration Suppression of Smart Plate Structure with Fractional-Order PID Controller, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, 41-48, 2018.
Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rahul Vaish, Rajeev Kumar, and Satish Chandra Jain, A numerical study on anomalous behavior of piezoelectric response in functionally graded materials, Journal of Materials Science, 53, 2413-2423, 2018.
C. K. Susheel, Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, and Vishal S. Chauhan, “Geometrical nonlinear characteristics of functionally graded structure using functionally graded piezoelectric materials”, Journal of Sandwich Structures & Materials, DOI: 1099636217752114, 2017.
Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, and Rahul Vaish, Finite Element Study on Acoustic Energy Harvesting Using Lead-Free Piezoelectric Ceramics, Journal of Electronic Materials, 1-12, 2017.
Anshul Sharma, Anuruddh Kumar, C. K. Susheel and Rajeev Kumar, Smart damping of functionally graded nanotube reinforced composite rectangular plates, Composite Structures, 155: 29-44, 2016.
Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and C. R. Bowen, Performance of K0.5Na0.5NbO3-LiSbO3-CaTiO3 ceramics in acoustic energy harvesting exposed to sound pressure, Ferroelectrics, 504: 149-159, 2016.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan, Experimental and numerical investigation of active vibration control over wide range of operating temperature, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 27: 1846-1860, 2016.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan, Active vibration control of space antenna reflector over wide temperature range, Composite Structures 128: 291-304, 2015.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan, Performance of K0.5Na0.5NbO3 (KNN) based lead‐free piezoelectric materials in active vibration control, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology 12: 64-72, 2015.
Anshul Sharma, Anuruddh Kumar, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan, Finite element analysis on active vibration control using PZT-Pt based functionally graded piezoelectric material, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 27: 490-499, 2015.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan, Performance hierarchy of piezoelectric materials for active vibration control application, Ferroelectrics, 478: 140-156, 2015.
Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish, V. S. Chauhan and C. R. Bowen, Piezoelectric Materials Selection for Sensor Applications using Finite Element and Multiple Attribute Decision Making Approaches, Journal of Advanced Dielectrics, 5: 1550003, 2015.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan, Lead-free piezoelectric material’s performance in structural active vibration control, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 25: 1596–1604, 2014.
Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V.S. Chauhan, Finite element analysis of vibration energy harvesting using lead-free piezoelectric materials: A comparative study, Journal of Asian Ceramic Societies 2: 138-143, 2014.
Anshul Sharma, C. K. Susheel, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan, Active control of thermally induced vibrations in smart structure instrumented with piezoelectric materials, Applied Mechanics and Materials 612: 169-174, 2014.
Anshul Sharma, C. K. Susheel, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan, Fuzzy logic based active vibration controller, Applied Mechanics and Materials 367: 357-362, 2013
Devender Kumar, Anshul Sharma and Somesh Kumar Sharma, Developing Model for Fuel Consumption Optimization in Aviation Industry, Innovative Systems Design and Engineering 3: 26-36, 2012

Conference Publication Details: Gaurav Verma, Anshul Sharma (2019), A Numerical Study to Investigate modal Analysis of Cracked Airplane Wing (NACA2415), International Conference on Applied Mechanical Engineering Research 2019 (IC-AMER), May 02 – 04, NIT Warangal, Paper ID: ICD-033.
Ashwani Kumar, Anshul Sharma and Niraj Mishra (2018), Design and Analysis of Shell and Tube Air Preheater using Bell Delaware Method, International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing (ASCADM-2018), June 04-06, NIT Patna, Paper ID: 90.
Vipin Pachouri, Anshul Sharma (2018), Active Vibration Suppression of Smart Plate Structure with Fractional-Order PID Controller, International Conference on Advances in Dynamics, Vibration and Control (ICADVC-2018), June 06 - 08, 2018, NIT Durgapur, Paper ID: 15.
Anjali Jha, Vikas Kukshal, Anshul Sharma and Kuldeep Sharma (2018) Numerical Prediction of Plastic Zone Length In Straight Edge Cracked Plate Using XFEM, International Conference on Frontiers in Industrial and Applied Mathematics (FIAM-2018), April 26-27, 2018, NIT Hamirpur, Paper ID: 69.
Gaurav Kumar and Anshul Sharma (2018) A Numerical Study on Effect of Shear Mode on Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting, International Conference on Frontiers in Industrial and Applied Mathematics (FIAM-2018), April 26-27, 2018, NIT Hamirpur, Paper ID: 67.
Anshul Sharma (2018) The Finite Element Based Study on Active Vibration Attenuation of Structural Vibration using Porous Ferroelectric Ceramics, International Conference on Frontiers in Industrial and Applied Mathematics (FIAM-2018), April 26-27, 2018, NIT Hamirpur, Paper ID: 32.
Adgale Tushar, Anshul Sharma and Niraj Mishra (2017) Performance Enhancement of Tubular Air Pre-Heater With Different Tube Diameters And Profiles, 2nd International Heat and Mass Transfer Conference (IHMTC), December 27-30, 2017, BITS Hydrabad, Paper ID: IHMTC2017-09-1272.
Anjali Jha, Vikas Kukshal, Anshul Sharma and Kuldeep Sharma (2017) Finite Element Analysis of Single Edge Notch With Slant Crack in Polymer Matrix Composite, International Conference on Composite Materials and Structures (ICCMS), December 27-29, 2017, IIT Hydrabad, Paper ID: 404.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan (2014) Active control of thermally induced vibrations in doubly curved smart structure using nonlinear fuzzy logic controller, 6th International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanices (6th ICTACEM), December 29-31, 2014, IIT Kharagpur, Paper ID: 420.
C. K. Susheel, Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan (2014) Optimal Shape Control of Spacecraft Antenna Reflector using Lead-free Piezoelectric Ceramics, 6th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring (6WCSMC-2014), July 15-17, 2014, UPC Barcelona, Spain. Paper ID: 54.
Anshul Sharma, C. K. Susheel, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan (2014) Active Control of Thermally Induced Vibrations of Antenna Reflector. 6th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring (6WCSMC-2014), July 15-17, 2014, UPC Barcelona, Spain. Paper ID: 53.
Anshul Sharma, Rajeev Kumar, Rahul Vaish and V. S. Chauhan (2014) Active vibration control of smart structure integrated with lead-free piezoelectric materials, International Conference on Smart Materials, Structures and Systems (ISSS-2014), July 08-11, 2014, IISc Bangalore, India. Paper ID: 1569918629.
Anshul Sharma, C. K. Susheel, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan (2014) Active Control of Thermally Induced Vibrations in Smart Structure Instrumented with Piezoelectric Materials, International Conference on Design, Manufacturing and Mechatronics (ICDMM 2014), January 9-10, 2014, TCER Pune, India. Paper ID: ICDMM-21.
Anshul Sharma, C. K. Susheel, Rajeev Kumar and V. S. Chauhan (2013) Fuzzy Logic Based Active Vibration Controller, International Conference on Mechanics, Simulation and Control (ICMSC 2013), June 22-23, 2013, Kanyakumari, India. Paper ID: F026.
Seminar/ Workshop/ Conference/ STC Organized One Week Short Term Course on Research Methodology, May 27-31, 2019 as Coordinator, Sponsered by TEQIP-III, NIT Uttarakhand, India.
One Week Short Term Course on Design Thinking for Innovative Products, March 04-08, 2019 as Convener, Sponsered by DIC, NIT Uttarakhand, India.
Professional Affiliation Life Member, International Association of Engineers (Membership No.: 239520)
Member, Institution of Engineers (Membership No.: M-165977-9)
Research Supervised PhD. : 02 (Ongoing)
M. Tech : 07 (Supervised), 01 (Ongoing)
Book/Chapter Publications Anshul Sharma, Active Vibration Attenuation of Smart Shell Structure Instrumented With Piezoelectric Layers, Advanced Numerical Simulations in Mechanical Engineering, IGI Global, pp. 22, 2017.
Anshul Sharma, C.K. Susheel, Rajeev Kumar, V.S. Chauhan, Active Control of Thermally Induced Vibrations in Smart Structure Instrumented with Piezoelectric Materials, Advanced Research in Design, Manufacturing and Materials, Trans Tech Publication, pp. 169, 2015.
Administrative Responsiblities Associate Dean (Academics-UG): October 29, 2018 to Till Date
Coordinator, Student Admissions and Registration : July 13, 2018 to June 6, 2019
Coordinator, Convocation : July 13, 2018 to June 06, 2019
Head of Mechnaical Engineering Department, NIT Uttarakhand : July 17, 2016 to July 13, 2018
Chairman, Degree Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering : July 17, 2016 to July 13, 2016
Chairman, APMAC, Department of Mechanical Engineering : July 17, 2016 to July 13, 2018.
Faculty Advisor, M. Tech (Machine Design) : Batch 2017-19
Faculty Advisor, M. Tech (Machine Design) : Batch 2016-18
Lab Incharge, Kinematics of Machine Lab : June 06, 2016 to till date
Faculty Advisor, B. Tech (Mechanical Engineering) : Batch 2014-18
Patents/Projects
Awards & Honours Biography appeared in the "Marquis Who's Who in the World 2016", USA. (2016)
Represented IIT Mandi football team in Inter-IIT sports meet
Member of the wining team; won Champions trophy in football in Ranneeti sports meet at IIT Mandi, 2014
Best paper presentation award at Research Fair (Anusandhan-2014) organized by Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, INDIA (2014)
Received the partial financial assistance through Indian Institute of Technology Mandi to attend "6th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring (6WCSMC-2014), July 15-17, 2014, Barcelona, SPAIN (2014).
Recipient of Young Scientist International Travel Scheme through Ministry of Science and Technology, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India to present research work at "6th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring (6WCSMC-2014), July 15-17, 2014, Barcelona, SPAIN (2014)