Feb 28, 2020
Condition Monitoring Society of India (CMSI-Vishakhapatnam) NMAMIT Chapter organized a Guest Lecture on "Role of Plastic Deformation to Improve Tribological Properties of a variety of Engineering Materials" by Dr. Udaya Bhat K, Professor, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, NITK Surathkal, on 28 February 2020 in the Phalguni seminar hall at 3.00 PM coordinated by Mr Dilip Kumar K, Faculty Coordinator of the CMSI Chapter. Dr. Bhat discussed the use of plastic deformation as a means to increase the life of the component. He also presented the use of ECAP pressing on cast Al-Zn-Mg alloys and shot peening process to produce a hard and wear resistant layer on stainless steels. Dr. Muralidhara, PG Coordinator, NMAMIT Nitte, Dr. Srinivasa Pai P, Advisor, CMSI NMAMIT Chapter, Research scholars, Faculty from the Mechanical Engineering Department and about 25 student members from UG and PG were present. Mr Vineet Shetty, the student member of CMSI Chapter compered the programme.