Dr. Vamshikrishna Domala

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade

B.Tech (Civil Engineering),JNTU, Anantapur 

M.Tech (Petroleum Engineering),IIT Madras 

Ph.D, IIT Madras 


Area of Specialization

Deepwater oil platforms and marine risers, Offshore drilling, Dynamics of drilling and production risers, Design subsea pipe lines, Vortex Induced motions, Fracture mechanics, Rock mechanics, Flow induced vibrations, Plate and shells, Dynamics of oil platforms.


Awards and Achievements

 Research & Publications


International Journals-
Domala, V., Vinay Kumar Gupta and R. Sharma (2015) “Computer aided design model for integrated casing while drilling system for deepwater applications”, International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology (IJOGCT), ISSN: 1753-3309, Vol. 10 (2), pp. 125 - 160, Scopus and SCI*TM indexed, IF*TM: 0.582. 
Domala, V., and R. Sharma (2017) An experimental study on vortex-induced vibration response of marine riser with and without semi-submersible, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, ISSN: 1475-0902, Vol. 232(2), pp. 176-198, Scopus and SCI*TM Indexed IF*TM: 1.31.
Yadav K, V Domala, R Sharma (2018) “A research note on a study of motion characteristics of tension leg spar, Journal of Offshore Structure and Technology, ISSN:
2349-8986, Vol. 4 (3), pp. 1-20.
Domala, V., and R. Sharma (2017) Design and development of an efficient computer simulation model for response analysis of a moored semi-submersible, International Journal of Maritime Engineering (RINA Transactions Part A), Scopus Indexed – Accepted for Publication.
International Conferences-
Domala, V., Akshar Patel and R. Sharma (2013), “Motion prediction of offshore structures using an Android*TM OS based smart phone, in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication Technologies 2013 (ICACCT-2013), presented at Panipat, India, Editors: Choudhary, R. K., Shrivastava, V. K. and Jasuja, S., ISBN: 9789383083381, Vol. 4, pp. 194-199.
Domala, V., and R. Sharma (2014), “An Experimental Design for Offshore Floating Structures with Android*TM Smart Phone Sensors” in Proceedings of the International Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics 2014 (ICSCI - 2014), Presented at Hyderabad, TS, India. Editor: Rajan, E. G.; Vol. 1, pp. 289 - 292.
Domala, V., M. Ranjeet and R. Sharma (2014), “A note on effect of geometric dimensions, shape and arrangement of columns and pontoons on heave and pitch response of semi-submersible” in Proceedings of the MTS/IEEE Oceans’14, presented at St. John’s, NL, Canada. ISBN: 978-1-4799-4919-9, pp. 1-10, (Scopus indexed).
Sharma, R. K., V. Domala and R. Sharma (2014). “A research note on a study of an anti-vibration device for jacket structure”, in Proceedings of the 15th Symposium on Earth Quake Engineering, IIT Roorkee (15 SEE 14), Editors: Sharma M.L and Manish S., ISBN:978-81-88901-59-3, Vols. 1-2, pp. 659-671.