Faculty Department

Avani Kumar Upadhyay, Assistant Professor

Avani Kumar Upadhyay

Assistant professor- Selection grade, Mechanical Cluster, UPES Dehradun

B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) - 2009 Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, U.P.

M.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) specialization in Welding Engineering - 2012, IIT, Rookee

Area of Specialization

Composites Manufacturing Techniques, Material Characterization, Tribology, Biofuels & bio lubricants, Welding Technology, Hybrid Polymer composite

Career Graph: 9-year Teaching experience

  • Lovely Professional university, July-December 2012, Assistant Professor
  • KIET, Ghaziabad, Jan 2013-sep 2015, Assistant Professor
  • UPES, Dehradun, Sep 2015-till date, Assistant Professor-Selection Grade

Recent Publications:

Patents:

S. No. Name of the inventor
(With UPES)
Title Application No. Patent Filed Date Status
1 Dr. Amneesh Singla, Mr. Avani Upadhyay, Mr. Manvendra Singh Vending Cart 2 350119-001 24/9/2021 Patent Granted
2 Dr. Amneesh Singla, Mr. Avani Upadhyay, Mr. Manvendra Singh Vending Cart 350168-001 26/9/2021 Patent Granted
3 Mr. Avani Upadhyay, Mr. Ram Kunwer, Dr. Amneesh Singla, Mr. Swapnil Kumar Container 346719-001 24/7/2021 Patent Granted

Publications:

  • Effect of Groove Designs on Residual Stress and Transverse Shrinkage in GMAW and PGMAW of A333 Seamless Steel Pipes Mishra, Rohit and Upadhyay, Avani Kumar and Singla, Amneesh and Singh, Yashvir Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems, Volume , Year 2020
  • Recent progress in nano-oxides and CNTs based corrosion resistant2. superhydrophobic coatings: A critical review Sharma, Vipul.,Goyat, M.S.,Hooda, Amrita.,Pandey, Jitendra K.,Kumar, Adesh.,Gupta, Rajeev., Upadhyay,Avani Kumar.,Prakash, Rajiv.,Kirabira,John Baptist.,Mandal, P.,Bhargav, Prashant Kumar. Progress in Organic Coatings, Volume 140, Year 2020
  • Effect of welding parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of friction stir welded Al 6061 aluminum alloy joints ' Choudhary, Saket.;Choudhary, Sahaj.;Vaish, Siddharth.;Upadhyay, Avani Kumar.;Singla, Amneesh.;Singh, Yashvir Materials Today: Proceedings, Volume , Year 2019,
  • Review on Biodiesel Production and Emission Characteristic of Non-Edible.Vegetable Oil Dyundi, S., Matolia, S., Singla, A., Kumar, Deepak.,Singh, Y., Sharma, A., Bhurat, S., Upadhyay, A.K. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 691, Year 2019
  • Effect of welding parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of friction stir welded Al 6061 aluminum alloy joints Singh, Yashvir.;Sharma,Abhishek.;Singh,Nishant.;Singla,Amneesh. Materials Today: Proceedings, Volume 25, Year 2019, Pages 563-569
  • Tribological characterization of Pongamia pinnata oil blended bio lubricant Singh, Yashvir;Singla, Amneesh;Singh, Anshul Kumar;Upadhyay, Avani Kumar Biofuels, Volume 9, Year 2018, Pages 523-530
  • Development and tribological characteristics of bio-based lubricant from Jatropha curcas oil Singh, Yashvir;Singh, Anshul Kumar;Singla, Amneesh;Upadhyay, Avani Kumar Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, Volume 39, Year 2017, Pages 1725-1732
  • Sustainability of Moringa-oil–based biodiesel blended lubricant Singh, Yashvir;Singla, Amneesh;Upadhyay, Avani;Singh, Annshul Kumar Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, Volume 39, Year 2017, Pages 313-319
  • DEVELOPMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY BIOLUBRICANT BASESTOCK FROM Jatropha curcas SEED OIL Singh, Yashvir.;Singla, Amneesh.;Singh, Anshul K.;Upadhyay, Avani Kumar. Journal of Basic and Applied Research International, Volume 19(2), Year 2016, Pages 128-139

National/International Conferences:

  • S.Dyundi et al., “Review on Biodiesel Production and Emission Characteristic of Non-Edible Vegetable Oil,” in IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 2019, vol. 691, no. 1.
  •  Y. Singh, “Effect of welding parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of friction stir welded Al 6061 aluminum alloy joints,” Mater. Today Proc., vol. 25, pp. 563–569, 2020.

International Journals:

  • Development of epoxidized Moringa oleifera nanolubricant with CeO2 nanoparticles as an additive for improving the lubrication characteristics Singh Y.;Singh N.K.;Sharma A.;Singla A.;Upadhyay A. Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Volume , Year 2021 2.
  •  Performance of CuO nanoparticles as an additive to the chemically modified Nicotiana Tabacum as a sustainable coolant-lubricant during turning EN19 steel Singh N.K.;Singh Y.;Sharma A.;Paswan M.K.;Singh V.K.;Upadhyay A.K.;Mishra V.R. Wear, Volume 486-487, Year 2021 3.
  • Biodiesel yield enhancement through optimizing process parameters with assistance of solar energy—Taguchi and response surface methodology application Singh Y.;Upadhyay A.K.;Singh N.K.;Sharma A.;Singla A.;Kumar N.;Singh V. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, Volume , Year 2021 4.
  • Effect of SiO2as an additive to Mongongo oil during friction and wear characterization Singh Y.;Singla A.;Upadhyay A.K. Materials Today: Proceedings, Volume 46, Year 2021, Pages 11165-11168 5.
  • Effect of Groove Designs on Residual Stress and Transverse Shrinkage in GMAW and PGMAW of A333 Seamless Steel Pipes Mishra R.;Kumar Upadhyay A.;Singla A.;Singh Y. Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems, Volume 19, Year 2020, Pages 799-813 6.
  •  Recent progress in nano-oxides and CNTs based corrosion resistant superhydrophobic coatings: A critical review Sharma V.;Goyat M.S.;Hooda A.;Pandey J.K.;Kumar A.;Gupta R.;Upadhyay A.K.;Prakash R.;Kirabira J.B.;Mandal P.;Bhargav P.K. Progress in Organic Coatings, Volume 140, Year 2020 7.
  • Review on Biodiesel Production and Emission Characteristic of Non-Edible Vegetable Oil Dyundi S.;Matolia S.;Singla A.;Kumar D.;Singh Y.;Sharma A.;Bhurat S.;Upadhyay A.K. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 691, Year 2019 8.
  • Effect of welding parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of friction stir welded Al 6061 aluminum alloy joints Choudhary S.;Choudhary S.;Vaish S.;Upadhyay A.K.;Singla A.;Singh Y. Materials Today: Proceedings, Volume 25, Year 2019, Pages 563-569 9.
  •  Development and tribological characteristics of bio-based lubricant from Jatropha curcas oil Singh Y.;Singh A.;Singla A.;Upadhyay A. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, Volume 39, Year 2017, Pages 1725-1732 10.
  • DEVELOPMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY BIOLUBRICANT BASESTOCK FROM Jatropha curcas SEED OIL Singh, Yashvir.;Singla, Amneesh.;Singh, Anshul K.;Upadhyay, Avani Kumar. Journal of Basic and Applied Research International, Volume 19(2), Year 2016, Pages 128-139.

Personal interests:

Playing Cricket, Badminton