Dr. SWAMI NAIDU GURUGUBELLI

M.Tech (IITM), Ph.D; MIE, MIIM, MISTE, MIIME
Professor & Vice-Principal (Administration)

Department of Metallurgical Engineering
JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram
Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, India-535003

Email: gsnaidu.met@jntukucev.ac.in
Areas of Interest: Al-Mg alloys, concentration, strain ageing, age hardening, Deformation behavior & Nano Technology.
Recognition & Awards
  • Received University Best Teacher award on 14-11-2013 from the Vice-chancellor of JNTU Kakinada, during University formation day celebrations.
  • Received Research Excellency award by Indo-Global foundation, an international organization supported by the Government of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Member of the Editorial Review board of the ‘International Journal of surface engineering and Interdisciplinary Materials Science, Inderscience Publishers.
  • Chaired a session in the International conference on applied mechanics, materials and manufacturing (ICAMMM-2012), 19-21 Feb’ 2012, Kualalampur, Malaysia.
  • Reviewer for the International Journal of Materials engineering Innovation, Inderscience Publishers.
  • Reviewer for the International Journal of Materials and structural integrity, Inderscience Publishers.
  • Vice-Chairman, Indian Institute of Metals, Visakhapatnam Chapter.
  • EC Member, Metallurgical and Materials Division, Institution of Engineers, Visakhapatnam chapter.
  • Editorial Board Member, Advances in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering Research (AMSMER), International Research Publication house.
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of NanoScience and Nanotechnology (IJNN), International Research Publication house.
  • Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering (IJMME), International Research Publication house.
  • The first President, Teachers Association of JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram.
Skills

Teaching

  • Fifteen years of teaching and Research experience.
  • Metallurgical Engineering: Mechanical Metallurgy, Mechanical behavior of materials, Metallurgical Thermodynamics, Physical Metallurgy, Heat-treatment, Iron making, Steel making , Non-ferrous extractive Metallurgy, Metal casting techniques.
  • Mechanical Engineering: Metallurgy and Materials Science, Production Technology, Nano technology and Industrial Management.

Academics

  • Member, Board of Studies, Department of Metallurgical Engineering, JNTU Kakinada.
  • Member, Board of Studies, Department of Metallurgical Engineering, AU College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam.
  • Paper setter to JNTU Kakinada, JNTU Hyderabad , JNTU Ananthapur and GITAM University.
  • Examiner for B.Tech and M.Tech  projects, JNTU Kakinada.
  • Adjudicator for Ph.D thesis evaluation.
Research

Research Projects

  • Title of the Project: Synthesis and Characterization of nano red mud reinforced aluminum composites.
  • Funding agency: University Grants Commission
  • Sanctioned amount: 13.908 Lac
  • Present status: Ongoing

Research Guidance

  • Ph.D.s ongoing – 05
Visits abroad

International conference on applied mechanics, materials and manufacturing (ICAMMM-2012), 19-21 Feb’ 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Administration
  • Head, Department of Metallurgical Engineering, JNTUK, University College of Engineering, Vizianagaram.
  • Former Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, JNTUK, University College of Engineering, Vizianagaram.
  • Former Officer–in-charge of examinations, JNTUK, University College of Engineering, Vizianagaram.
  • Former Asst.Co-ordinator, TEQIP, JNTUH, University College of Engineering, Hyderabad.
  • Coordinator, Ed-CET Counseling help line centre, Vizianagaram.
  • Member of EAMCET Confidential team.
  • Data Auditor, TEQIP (world Bank project) Phase-II, for JNTUA, Pulivendula and KU, Kothagudem.
Education
Aug 2008 – Dec 2011 Ph.D.  in the faculty of Metallurgical Engineering, JNTU Kakinada.

Title: Deformation and ageing studies of dilute and concentrated aluminum-magnesium alloys

  • Mechanical behavior of materials
  • Powder metallurgy and processing
Jun 1998 – Jan20 01 M.Tech. – Metal Forming, Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai.

“Modelling of flow curves for austenitic stainless steels”

Mechanical behavior of materials, Metal forming processes, Press tools, Non-Destructive Testing, Plasticity and plastic deformation.

Aug 1994-Jun 1998 B.Tech. – Metallurgy, JNTU Hyderabad.

Physical  Metallurgy,  Mechanical  Metallurgy, Ferrous and  Non-ferrous Metallurgy, Metal casting, Metallurgical thermodynamics, Powder metallurgy.

Professional Memberships
  • Life Member, Institution of Engineers.
  • Life Member, Indian Institute of Metals.
  • Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education.
  • Life Member, Indian Institute of Mineral Engineering, Membership number is LM-1174.
Workshops/Conferences Organized
  1. Coordinator for two day national workshop on “Advanced materials and processing”,Organized at JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram, during 22nd and 23rd Feb 2010.
  2. Coordinator for the National level student technical symposium titled ‘MECHANO’ organized during 18th and 19th of March 2011, in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram.
  3. Coordinator for the National level student technical symposium titled ‘MECHANO’ organized during 28th and 29th of February 2012, in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, JNTUK- University College of Engineering Vizianagaram.
  4. Coordinator for two day national workshop on “Advances in Materials and Processing Technology (AIM&PT)” organized in association with Institution of engineers, at JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram,  during 8th and 9th of March 2014
  5. Chairman and Coordinator for the National level student technical symposium titled ‘EISEN-2014’ organized in association with Indian Institute of Metals, Vizag chapter, at the Department of Metallurgical Engineering, JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram, during 12th and 13th of March 2014
  6. Chairman and organizing secretary for the one day national workshop on “Solid waste management in ferrous and non-ferrous industries” organized in association with Indian Institute of Metals, Vizag chapter, at JNTUK-University College of Engineering Vizianagaram, during 6th December 2014.
Workshops/ Short term courses attended
  1. National workshop on composite materials, Department of Metallurgical Engineering, AU, Visakhapatnam, 27-28 Feb’2007.
  2. Workshop on Fatigue, fracture and Creep of materials and components, Department of Mechanical Engineering, AU, Visakhapatnam, 23-25 Mar’2009.
  3. National seminar on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Department of Instrumentation Engineering, AU, Visakhapatnam, 24-25 Sept’2010.
  4. National workshop on Quality Research and Young Scientist Sensitization, JNTUK, Kakinada, 23rd Oct’2010.
  5. Pre-conference workshop on Challenges in micro and nano manufacturing: Indian perspective in the global scenario, AU, Visakhapatnam, 11-12 Dec’2010.
  6. Short term course on Web Design, Quality improvement programme conducted by NITTT&R, Chennai, 1-5 Nov’2004.
  7. DST sponsored Short term course on Entrepreneurship development programme organized by National institute of small industry extension training, Hyderabad, 24th May – 3rd June 2006.
  8. Two day workshop on “Resigning of Engineering Curriculum in the context of outcome based learning”, Organized by NTUK during 24-25 February, 2013.
  9. One day Workshop for “Training resource persons on outcome based accreditation – Phase-I”, conducted by NBA nodal centre, JNTUK on 29th April, 2013.
  10. Faculty development programme on “Soft skills for effective teaching” at JNTUK University college of Engineering, Vizianagaram, during 13-15 June, 2013.
  11. Two day ‘Orientation Programme for faculty’, organized by JNTUK in association with Indo US Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE) during 16-17 July’2013 at University College of Engineering, JNTUK, Vizianagaram.
  12. One day NRB Research Dissemination workshop on “Titanium matrix composites”, conducted by Department of metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai during 30th August 2013.
  13. Workshop on “Training resource persons on Outcome based accreditation – Phase-II” conducted by NBA nodal centre at JNTUK University college of engineering, Vizianagaram, during 26-28 September, 2013.
  14. Workshop on “Turnitin-an anti plagiarism software” conducted at R&D centre, JNTU Kakinada, on 24th January, 2014.
  15. NRC-M workshop on “Polymers-Properties, characterization and applications” organized at UGC Networking Resource Centre for Materials, Department of Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, during 1-4 July, 2014.
Publications
  1. Gurugubelli S N, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, ‘Deformational inhomogeneity in Al-2 wt pct Mg and Al-8 wt pct Mg alloys- Microhardness study’, International journal of materials engineering and innovation, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2012,  pp. 32-49.
  2. G. Swami Naidu, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, “Ageing and corrosion studies of cast Al-8wt%Mg alloys”, International journal of material science, Vol. 6; 2011,  pp. 197-201.
  3. G. Swami Naidu, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, ‘Deformational inhomogeneity in Al-4Mg alloys – Microhardness study’, International journal of Manufacturing technology research, Vol. 3, Issue 3-4, 2011.
  4. G. Swami Naidu, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, ‘Deformational inhomogeneity in Al-8Mg alloys- Microhardness study’,  International Journal of Materials and Structural Integrity.
  5. Swami Naidu Gurugubelli, “Studies on Recovery and Recrystallization Kinetics of 18-8 Stainless Steels using Differential Scanning Calorimetry”, International journal of Advanced Materials Science, Volume 3, Number 2 (2012), pp. 97-101.
  6. G. Swami Naidu,“Experimental investigations on corrosion behavior of cast Al-Mg alloys”, International Journal of Engineering, Science and Metallurgy, Volume 2, Number 2 (2012), pp. 630-633.
  7. Swami Naidu Gurugubelli, “Experimental investigations on bulge profile of Al-Mg alloys during cold upsetting”, International Journal of Science and Advanced Technology, Volume 2, No. 5, May 2012, pp. 184-186.
  8. Swami Naidu Gurugubelli, “Experimental investigations on structure and  mechanicalproperties of semi solid casting of gray cast iron”, International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research, Issue 2, Volume 3. June 2012.
  9. Rajesh D., Swami Naidu Gurugubelli, “CFD analysis of two-phase flow to predict pressure drop for low mass fluxes of refrigerants”, International journal of Advanced Technology and Engineering Research, Issue 4, Volume 2, July 2012, pp. 198-201.
  10. Rajesh Egala and Swami Naidu Gurugubelli, “Unsteady multi-phase analysis of free-surface flow in washing machines using computational fluid dynamics”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering Research, Volume 2, Number , (2012), pp. 209-215.
  11. Swami Naidu Gurugubelli, “Experimental Investigations on tensile properties of Al-Mg alloys at warm temperatures”, International Journal of Engineering, Science and metallurgy, vol. 2, No. 3 (2012).
  12. Gurugubelli S N, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, “The effect of magnesium concentration and Deformation on the ageing behavior of Al-Mg alloys”, International journal of materials engineering and innovation, 2013 Vol.4, No.1, pp.57 – 64.
  13. Satyanarayana G, Narayana Rao K, Swami Naidu G and Bhargava N R M R, “Nano structured Red mud – Synthesis and XRD studies”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Material Sciences, Serials Publications, ISSN 0974-584X, Volume 7, No. 1, pp.63-65.
  14. K. Srinivas Prasad and G. Swami Naidu, “Nano fly ash – Synthesis and characterization” , International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Material Sciences, Serials Publications, 2014, Volume 7, No. 1, pp.67-70.
  15. G Swami Naidu, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, ‘Microhardness studies of Al-4wt pct Mg alloys to analyze the deformation behavior’, 3rd international and 24th AIMTDR conference, AU, Visakhapatnam, 13-15 Dec’2010.
  16. Sony. K, Gowri Sankar. J, Gurugubelli. S. N, Satiah. N, Ramesh. M, ‘Expression and purification of ScFv protein in E. Coli Rosetta 2 (DE3)’, International symposium on desalination, drinking water quality in rural areas, drought mitigation and water reuse InDACON-2011, JNTUK, Vizianagaram, 24-25 Mar’2011.
  17. G Swami Naidu, AVSSKS Gupta, NRMR Bhargava, ‘Deformational inhomogeneity in Al-8Mg alloys- Microhardness study’, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Materials Processing (ICAMMP-2011), IIT Kharagpur,9-10  Dec’2011.
  18. G Swami Naidu, ‘The effect of ageing on impact toughness and microstructure of 2024 Al-Cu-Mg alloy’, International conference on applied mechanics, materials and manufacturing (ICAMMM-2012), Kualalampur, Malaysia, 19-21 Feb’ 2012.
  19. G. Swami Naidu, ‘The effect of Aluminium composition on the wear behavior of AlxCoCrCuFeNi high-entropy alloys’, NMD-2013, IIT Varanasi.
  20. Satyanarayana G, Narayana Rao K, Swami Naidu G and Bhargava N R M R, “Nano structured Red mud – Synthesis and XRD studies”, AICTE Sponsored National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering (NCRTME-2014), 21-22 FEB’2014.
  21. K. Srinivas Prasad and G. Swami Naidu, “Nano fly ash – Synthesis and characterization”, AICTE Sponsored National Conference on Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering (NCRTME-2014), 21-22 FEB’2014.
  22. P. Sai Mani and G. Swami Naidu, “Evaluation of Erosion Characteristics of Glass-Epoxy composites Filled with red mud particles Using Taguchi Technique”, International conference “NMD-ATM-2014”m organized at College of Engineering, Pune.