Mr Abhishek Kumar

Contact Details

Mr.Abhishek Kumar
Scientist
CSIR-SERC
Taramani, Chennai – 600 113
E-mail: abhishek(at)serc(dot)res(dot)in
Phone:91 44 22549135

Academic Background
  • Present: Ph.D. (Pursuing), Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), Chennai, India.
  •  M.Tech. (Engineering of Structures), Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), Chennai, India.
  •  B.Tech. (Civil Engineering), National Institute of Technology (NIT), Patna, Bihar, India
Professional Background
  • Scientist, CSIR – Structural Engineering Research Centre Chennai, 2016 – till date
  • Senior Project Fellow, CSIR – Structural Engineering Research Centre Chennai, 2014 – 2016
  • Quick Hire Scientist (Trainee), CSIR – Structural Engineering Research Centre Chennai, 2011 – 2014
Areas of Scientific Interest
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Fatigue Analysis
  • Digital Image Correlation
Awards & Honours
  1. Best Paper Award at (National Conference on Innovative Materials and Technologies in Civil Engineering (NATCON 2015).
  2. Awarded 1st prize in PHOENIX 2009 (Event organised by Computer Society of India and Delhi College of Engineering)
Publications
  1. Abhishek Kumar, A. Ramachandra Murthy and Nagesh R. Iyer, “Enhanced Model for Describing Total Fatigue Rate Curve Considering Stress Ratio Effects using B-spline”, Advances in Structural Engineering, 17, No. 7, 2014, 1011-1028.
  2. Abhishek Kumar, A. Ramachandra Murthy and Nagesh R. Iyer. “Crack Growth Prediction under Variable Amplitude Loading Considering Elastic-Plastic Stress Field ahead of Crack Tip”, Procedia Engineering, Elsevier ,2014, 645-652.
  3. Abhishek Kumar, G. Raghava and S. Vishnuvardhan. “Evaluation of Combined Hardening Parameters for Type 304LN Stainless Steel Under Strain-Controlled Cyclic Loading”, Transactions of Indian Institute of Metals, 69(2), 2016, 513-517.