Sudarshan Rao K.
From 11/2007 to 08/2015, Doctorate
From 08/2003 to 09/2005, Master of Technology
From 06/1992 to 06/1996, Bachelor of Engineering
From 07/2015 to Till date, Professor and HOD
SMVITM, Bantakal, India
From 10/2004 to 06/2015, Associate Professor
VCET Puttur, India
From 09/1996 to 09/2003, Lecturerer
VPT, Puttur, India
Design of experiments
Artificial Neural Network
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Erosive wear behaviour of carbon fiber-reinforced epoxy composite, Materials Today: Proceedings 2 (2015) 2975 – 2983.
Amith V, Sudrashan Rao K, Sushilendra Mutalikdesai, Evaluation of Mechanical Property and Optimization of the Dry Sliding Wear Behavior of Carbon Black-Alumina-Epoxy-Glass Composite by using Design of Experiments, Journal of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Volume 4, Issue 2, 2014, 21-31.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan, N Rajendra, “Artificial Neural Network Approach for the Prediction of Abrasive Wear Behavior of Carbon Fabric Reinforced Epoxy Composite”, Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences, Volume 21, Issue 1, 2014, 16-22.
Sudarshan Rao K, Modelling and Analysis of Abrasive Wear Performance of Glass Epoxy Composites Using Taguchi Approach, International Journal of Metallurgical & Materials Science and Engineering (IJMMSE), Vol. 3, Issue 5, 2013, 19-28.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan, N Rajendra, Analysis of Abrasive Wear Behavior of Carbon Fabric Reinforced Epoxy Composite using Taguchi Method, International Journal of Advanced Materials Science, Volume 4, Number 3 (2013), pp. 211-223.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan, N Rajendra, Investigation of the Abrasive Wear Behaviour of Graphite Filled Carbon Fabric Reinforced Epoxy Composite - A Taguchi Approach, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), Volume 4, Issue 1, (2013), pp. 101-108.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, “Mechanical behavior of Graphite filled and unfilled Carbon Epoxy Composite”, CiiT International Journal of Automation and Autonomous Systems, Volume 3, No. 8 (2011), pp 368 – 375.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Erosive wear behaviour of carbon fiber-reinforced epoxy composite, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Materials Processing and Characterization, 14th and 15th March 2015, GRIET, Hyderabad, India.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan, N Rajendra, Effect of Graphite Filler on Tribological Behavior of Carbon Epoxy Composite – A Taguchi Approach, Proceedings of the International conference on emerging trends in Engineering, May 15th and 16th 2012, NMAMIT, Nitte, India, pp 118-123.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan, N Rajendra, Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Carbon Epoxy Composite, Proceedings of the International conference on Advanced Materials and Processing, December 19-20, 2011, R M K Engineering College Chennai, India, pp 91-98.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan, N Rajendra, Influence of Graphite Filler on the Mechanical Properties of Carbon Fabric Reinforced Epoxy composite, Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology, 27th and 28th May 2011, E.G.S. Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattianam, Tamilnadu, India.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Abrasive wear behavior of Glass / Epoxy composite filled with alumina filler, Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Materials, Manufacturing, Management and Thermal Sciences, November 18th & 19th, 2010, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Tribological Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites, Proceedings of the International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 22nd and 23rd October 2008, Anjuman Engineering College, Bhatkal, India.
Amith.V, Sushilendra Mutalikdesai , Sudrashan Rao K, R.Sridhar, H.N.NarshimaMurthy, A Study on Drilling Process Parameters of Nanoclay-Zinc Oxide- Epoxy-Glass Composite by Using L16 Orthogonal Array, Proceedings of National Joint Conference on Innovations in Engineering & Technology (NJCIET), 29thApril 2015, Canara Engineering College, Mangalore.
V.Amith, Sudarshan Rao K, Akash A Shetty, Raymond Furtado, A. Prasanna and Sanjay Koppad, Experimental Investigation & Analysis of Mechanical Properties of Carbon Black-Alumina-Epoxy-Glass Composite, National Conference on Advances in Polymeric Materials (Polycon 2014), held at Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysore, on 25th and 26th April 2014.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Three body abrasive wear behavior of Carbon Fabric Reinforced Epoxy Composite, Proceedings of the 3rd National Conference on Emergibg Trends in Materials for Advanced Technology, 20th and 21st March 2012, KVGCE, Sullia.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Friction and wear characteristics of Epoxy based composites filled with different fillers and reinforcements.:A Review , Proceedings of the National Conference on Mechanical Engineering Trends, 19th and 20th February 2010, Ballari Institute of Technology & Management, Ballari.
Sudarshan Rao K, Y S Varadarajan and N Rajendra, Tribological properties of epoxy based composites filled with different fillers and reinforcements: A Review, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent trends in Advanced Materials, 18th December 2009, KVGCE, Sullia, pp 10-16.
Honors and Awards
Scientific and Technical Committee & Editorial Review Board member on Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering of World Academy of Engineering Science and Technology (WAEST), Connetticut, CT 06878, USA.
Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Metallurgy Engineering, Science and Education Publishing, United States of America.
International Scientific Committee member of International Conference on Electrical, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, held at Phuket, Thailand on 24th and 25th April 2016.
Chairperson in National conference on Geospatial Information & Technology Advancement (GITA-2K15), held at Shri Madhwa Vadiraja Institute of Technology & Management, Bantakal Udupi on 16th and 17th October 2015.
Organizing Secretary in National Conference on Renewable Energy Systems and Engineering (NCRESE 2014), held at Vivekananda College of Engineering & Technology, Puttur 0n 7th and 8th November 2014.
Reviewer of International Journal of Materials Research and Polymers for Advanced Technologies (John Wiley & Sons Publications).
Reviewed International conference papers in Global conference on material Science and engineering (CMSE 2014), held at Shanghai, China from 20th to 23 rd October 2014.
Reviewed papers in 2nd International Conference on Green Materials and Environmental Engineering (GMEE2015), held at Phuket, Thailand from 20th and 21st December 2015.