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

Journal Publication Details Anuruddh Kumar, Anshul Sharma, Rahul Vaish, Rajeev Kumar and S. C. Jain, A numerical study on flexoelectric bistable energy harvester, Applied Physics A 124: 483-488, 2018.
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.
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.
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, 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.
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, 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. "Performance hierarchy of piezoelectric materials for active vibration control application." Ferroelectrics, 478: 140-156, 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 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, 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, “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.
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, 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, and Rahul Vaish, “Finite Element Study on Acoustic Energy Harvesting Using Lead-Free Piezoelectric Ceramics”, Journal of Electronic Materials, 1-12, 2017.
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, 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, 2017.

Conference Publication Details: 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.
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, 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 of Antenna Reflector. 6th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring (6WCSMC-2014), July 15-17, 2014, UPC Barcelona, Spain. Paper ID: 53.
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, 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.
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.
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.
Seminar/ Workshop/ Conference/ STC Organized
Professional Affiliation
Research Supervised MR. Rajat Nayal, Development of Micro-Energy Harvester, Batch 2017-19 (On Going)
Mr. Gaurav Verma, Vibration Analysis of Cracked Beam, Batch 2017-19 (On Going)
Mr. Gaurav Kumar, Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Shear Mode Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting, Batch 2016-18 (Completed)
Mr. Vipin Pachouri, Active Vibration Control using Piezoelectric Materials, Batch 2016-18 (Completed)
Mr. Amit Rai, Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting using Carbon Nano Tube Reinforced Composite Beam, Batch 2016-18 (Completed)
Mr. Ashwani Kumar, Design and Analysis of Air Preheater Equiped with Helical Inserts, Batch 2016-18 (Completed)
Ms. Anjali Jha, Fracture Analysis of Edge Crack in Composite Laminate, Batch 2016-18 (Completed)
Book/Chapter Publications 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.
Anshul Sharma, “Active Vibration Attenuation of Smart Shell Structure Instrumented With Piezoelectric Layers,” Advanced Numerical Simulations in Mechanical Engineering, IGI Global, pp. 22, 2017.
Administrative Responsiblities Coordinator, Student Admissions and Registration : 13th July, 2018 to till date
Coordinator, Convocation : 13th July, 2018 to till date
Head of Mechnaical Engineering Department, NIT Uttarakhand : 17th July, 2016 to 13th July, 2018
Faculty Advisor, B. Tech (Machine Design) : Batch 2017-19
Faculty Advisor, B. Tech (Machine Design) : Batch 2017-19
Faculty Advisor, B. Tech (Machine Design) : Batch 2016-18
Faculty Advisor, B. Tech (Mechanical Engineering) : Batch 2014-18
Chairman, Degree Committee, Department of Mechanical Engineering : 17th July, 2016 to till date
Chairman, APMAC, Department of Mechanical Engineering : 17th July, 2016 to till date
Lab Incharge, kinematics of Machine Lab : 06 June, 2016 to till date
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)