Mr. Vikas Gohil

Mr. Vikas Gohil

Asst. Professor

Ph.D* (Mechanical Engg.)
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur 2013-2017 *Thesis submitted
ME (Ind. Engg. & Mnt.) IET, DAVV Indore 2008-2010
BE (Mechanical Engg.) RGTU, Bhopal 2002-2006

Experience

9 years (5 years teaching & 4 years research)

Interest Areas

Advanced Machining Processes, Hybrid Machining and Micro-machining Processes, Manufacturing Process Parameters Optimization

Research Publications

Papers in Refereed Journals (SCI)

• Vikas Gohil, Y M Puri, “Turning by Electrical Discharge Machining: A review, Proc. IMechE, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 2017 Vol. 231 (2), pp. 195-208.

• Vikas Gohil, Y M Puri, "Statistical Analysis of Material Removal Rate and Surface Roughness in Electrical Discharge Turning of Titanium Alloy (Ti-6Al-4V)". Proc. IMechE, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, DOI: 10.1177/0954405416673104.

• Vikas Gohil, Y M Puri, "Experimental Investigation of Surface Roughness in Electrical Discharge Turning Of Ti-6al-4v Alloy". The Transactions of FAMENA.

• Vikas Gohil, Y M Puri, "Multi-objective optimization of material removal rate and surface roughness in electrical discharge turning of Titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-4V)", revision Submitted to Indian Journal of Engineering & materials Sciences.

Papers in the Conference Proceedings

  • Vikas Gohil, Y. M. Puri, "Experimental study of material removal rate in electrical discharge turning process", submitted to the International conference on Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering (ICMAE) 28-30 2016, Hong Kong.
  • Vikas Gohil, Y. M. Puri, “Experimental Investigation of Surface Roughness in Electrical Discharge Turning Process”, The 19th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming, April 27-29th 2016 Nantes, France. 
  • Vikas Gohil, Y. M. Puri, V. C. Dipthi, "Optimization of Electric Discharge Turning Process for Multiple Performance Characteristics Using Taguchi Method and Grey Relational Analysis", 10 Pointer National Conference on Triz, Bionics, layered manufacturing, and Computer Aided Manufacturing 29th-31st Jan 2016 at VNIT Nagpur, India. 
  • Vikas Gohil, Y. M. Puri, "Optimization Of EDM Parameters On Machining En 19 Alloy Steel Using Taguchi Method And Grey Relational”, International Conference On Advances In Production And Industrial Engineering INCAPIE 20-21, February 2015, NIT Trichy, India. 
  • Vikas Gohil, Y. M. Puri, “Multi Response Optimization In Electric Discharge Machining Using Grey Relational Analysis", International Conference On Advances In Materials And Product Design AMPD 10-11, January 2015. SVNIT Surat, India. 
  • Vikas Gohil, Y. M. Puri, "Recent developments and applications in electro discharge machining: A brief review”, Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Advancements in Manufacturing RAM 2014 pp. 120-125, SVNIT Surat, India.

Patents

  • Patent application no. 201621026430 for "Method and Apparatus for Electrical Discharge Turning", Filed at Patent office, Mumbai

Book/ Book chapters

  • K C Jain, Vikas Gohil, “CAD/CAM/CIM”, by Khanna Publishers, New Delhi

Presentations

  • Delivered invited lecture on "EDM research perspective" held at GNIT, Nagpur

Workshops / Seminars attended

  • One week Short-term course on "Micro machining" held at IIT Kanpur. 
  • A short term course on "Application of MATLAB for Engineers" held at IIITD&M Jabalpur 
  • Three day short term course on "Robotics" held at VNIT, Nagpur 
  • Five day workshop on "casting and Simulation" held at VNIT, Nagpur 
  • Four One day workshops on "CAM Tools" held at VNIT, Nagpur 
  • One week Workshop on Thermodynamics conducted By IIT Bombay 
  • One week Workshop on Heat Transfer conducted By IIT Bombay 
  • Attended two FDPs at TCET by Wipro Foundation

Awards & Achievements

  • Received financial support from VNIT, Nagpur to visit Nantes, France 
  • Received financial support from VNIT through TEQIP-II grant for doctoral research

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