Pawan Kumar Rakesh - Profile Summary
(Mechanical Engineering)
Pawan Kumar Rakesh
Assistant Professor

Name Pawan Kumar Rakesh
Phone 9719411569
Email [email protected]
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Designation Assistant Professor
Department Mechanical Engineering
Qualification PhD
Date of Birth 1982-03-15
Date of Joining 2013-03-25
Specialization Manufacturing Technology
Educational Qualification
Name of the Degree Year Of Passing Institute/University
B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) 2005 Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Punjab
M.Tech (Manufacturing Technology) 2008 Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar
PhD (Mechanical Engineering) 2012 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Teaching Experience
Programme Name Name of Institute / Universities From To
Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering 2013-03-25 Till Date
Administrative Experience
Position Held Department and Organization From To
Chairman, Special Cell NIT Uttarakhand 2015-08-26 2017-08-25
Associate Dean (P&D-2) NIT Uttarakhand 2020-06-01 2021-05-12
Associate Dean Research and Consultancy 2022-03-01 2023-10-01
Coordinator Design Innovation Center 2017-06-01 Till Date
Associate Dean Faculty Welfare 2016-07-11 2020-05-31
Head of Department Mechanical Engineering 2013-06-17 2016-06-17
Research Experiences
Research Interest Breif Research Interest
Research Projects
Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator
Project Investigator Biomedical Research Fabrication and Testing of Lower Limb Prosthesis for Transtibial Amputee using Biocomposites With Energy Restoring Capability ICMR New Delhi 2022-01-24 Biomedical Research 28 Lakhs Ongoing Dr. Sanat Agarwal
Journal Publications
Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI)
2024 Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Rajesh Kumar, Abhishek Dixit, Satyam Singh Gurjar, Jayant Kumar Effect of mechanical fastening versus adhesively bonded joints of polymer composites on lap joint strength Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems Scopus
2024 Pawan Kumar Rakesh, M.K. Gupta, J.N. Mahto, N. S. Rajput Effects of current intensities on material removal rate, electrode wear rate, and surface roughness of machining high carbon high chromium steel Material Science and Engineering Technology SCIE
2024 Neel Kamal Gupta, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Vikas Rastogi, Inderdeep Singh Process Parametric Optimization of Fused Deposition Modelling for Manufacturing of Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene Parts Journal of Micromanufacturing Scopus
2024 Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Manoj Kumar Gupta, Inderdeep Singh, Nitesh Singh Rajput, Jitendra Nath Mahto Fatigue Strength of Drilled Glass Fiber/Epoxy Laminates for Bone Fracture Fixation Gazi University Journal of Science Scopus
2024 Rajesh Kumar, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Dungali Sreehari, Deepak Kumar, Tejas Pramod Naik Preparation, characterisation and properties of green composites from Pinus roxburghii fibre Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part L: Journal of Materials: Design and Applications SCIE
2023 Vivek Bahuguna, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Apurba Mandal, Deepak Kumar Characterisation of Gaina cocoon foam: A promising and eco-friendly alternative to synthetic materials Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part L: Journal of Materials: Design and Applications SCIE
2012 PK Rakesh, Inderdeep Singh, D Kumar Compressive behavior of glass fiber reinforced plastic laminates with drilled hole Advanced materials research Scopus
2012 Rakesh P.K, Singh I, Kumar D. Flexural Behavior of Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic Laminates with Drilled Hole Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part L: Journal of Materials Design and Applications SCIE
2012 Rakesh P.K, Singh I, Kumar D Drilling of Composite Laminates with Solid and Hollow Drill Point Geometries Journal of Composite Materials SCIE
2010 Kishore R. A, Tiwari R, Rakesh P.K, Singh I, Bhatnagar N Investigation of Drilling in Fiber Reinforced Plastics using Response Surface Methodology Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture SCI
2012 S Kumar, SR Chauhan, PK Rakesh, Inderdeep Singh, JP Davim Drilling of Glass Fiber/Vinyl Ester Composites with Fillers Materials and Manufacturing Processes SCI
2010 PK Rakesh, Inderdeep Singh, D Kumar Failure prediction in glass fiber reinforced plastics laminates with drilled hole under uni-axial loading Materials & Design SCI
2010 A Agarwal, S Garg, PK Rakesh, I Singh, BK Mishra Tensile behavior of glass fiber reinforced plastics subjected to different environmental conditions Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences (IJEMS) SCI
2019 Gupta Manoj Kumar and Pawan Kumar Rakesh Characterization of pine needle ash particulates reinforced surface composite fabricated by friction stir process Mater. Res. Express SCIE
2021 Lalit Ranakoti, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Brijesh Gangil Role of Wood Flour on Physical and Mechanical Properties in Polymer Matrix CompositesA Critical Review Revue des Composites et des Matériaux Avancés-Journal of Composite and Advanced Materials Scopus
2023 Shaurya Bhatt, Deepak Joshi, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Anoop Kant Godiyal Advances in additive manufacturing processes and their use for the fabrication of lower limb prosthetic devices EXPERT REVIEW OF MEDICAL DEVICES SCI
2023 Mayank Pokhriyal, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa, Suchart Siengchin Effect of alkali treatment on novel natural fiber extracted from Himalayacalamus falconeri culms for polymer composite applications Biomass Conversion and Biorefnery SCI
2023 Mayank Pokhriyal · Pawan Kumar Rakesh Processing and characterization of novel Himalayacalamus falconeri fber reinforced biodegradable composites Biomass Conversion and Biorefnery SCI
2023 Rajesh Kumar · Pawan Kumar Rakesh · Dungali Sreehari · Deepak Kumar · Tejas Pramod Naik Experimental investigations on material properties of alkali retted Pinus Roxburghii Fiber Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery SCI
2023 Jayant Kumar, Yashpal Singh, Tejas Naik, Ram Singh Rana, Pawan Kumar Rakesh & Inderdeep Singh Adhesive joining behaviour of banana/bagasse/epoxy composites with diferent joint designs Biomass Conversion and Biorefnery SCI
2023 Jayant Kumar, Yashpal Singh, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Inderdeep Singh, J Paulo Davim The Impact of Hole Diameter on the Molded and Drilled Holes in Jute-Fiber-Reinforced Epoxy Composites Journal of Composite Science Scopus
2022 Lalit Ranakoti, Brijesh Gangil, Pawan Kumar Rajesh, Tej Singh, Shubham Sharma, Changhe Li, R.A. Ilyas, Omar Mahmoud, Effect of surface treatment and fiber loading on the physical, mechanical, sliding wear, and morphological characteristics of tasar silk fiber waste-epoxy composites for multifaceted biomedical and engineering applications: fabrication and characterizations Journal of Materials Research and Technology SCI
2019 Lalit Ranakoti; Manoj Gupta; PK Rakesh, Analysis of mechanical and tribological behavior of wood flour filled glass fiber reinforced epoxy composite Mater. Res. Express SCI
2020 Lalit Ranakoti, PK Rakesh Physio-mechanical characterisation of tasar silk waste/jute fiber hybrid composites, Composites Communications SCI
2021 Jayant Kumar, Vipin Kumar, Inderdeep Singh, and PK Rakesh Joining behavior of polymeric composites fabricated using agricultural waste as fillers, Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology SCI
2021 Ranakoti, L., Rakesh, P.K., Gangil, B., Effect of Tasar silk waste on the mechanical properties of Jute/Grewia optiva fibers reinforced epoxy laminates Journal of Natural Fibers SCI
Conference Publications
Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI)
2018 M Pokhriyal, L Prasad, PK Rakesh, HP Raturi Materials Today: Proceedings Scopus
2019 Sandeep Gairola, Somit Gairola, Hitesh Sharma, Pawan Kumar Rakesh Journal of Physics: Conference Series Scopus
2022 Mayank Pokhriyal, Pawan Kumar Rakesh Materials Today: Proceedings Scopus
2023 Rajesh Kumar, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Dungali Sreehari E3S Web of Conferences Scopus
2023 Rajesh Kumar, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Dungali Sreehari International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communication and Applied Informatics (ACCAI) Scopus
2023 Rajesh Kumar, Pawan Kumar Rakesh, Dungali Sreehari IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering Scopus
Book/Chapters Written
Type Title Publisher Authors ISBN/ISSN No. Year
Book Joining Processes for Dissimilar and Advanced Materials Elsevier P.K Rakesh, J P Davim 9780323853996 2021
Book Advances in Engineering Design Springer P. K. Rakesh, A.K. Sharma, Inderdeep Singh 978-981-334-018-3 2020
Book Processing of Green Composites Springer P. K. Rakesh, Inderdeep Singh 978-981-13-6019-0. 2018
Book Cellulose Composites: Processing and Characterization Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG Pawan Kumar Rakesh, J Paulo Davim 978-3-11-076869-5 2023
Book Innovative Development in Micromanufacturing Processes CRC Press Pawan Kumar Rakesh, J Paulo Davim 978-1-032-42918-2 2023
Book Polylactic Acid Composites: Sustainable Biocomposites De Gruyter Pawan Kumar Rakesh and J. Paulo Davim 9783111067285 2024
Research Supervision
Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor
Ph.D Mr. Mayank Pokhriyal Processing on Natural Fiber Reinforced Biodegradable Composites Completed 0
Ph.D Lalit Ranakoti Development and Characterization of Silk Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites Completed 0
Ph.D Dr. Manoj Kumar Gupta Development and Characterization of Aluminum Matrix Surface Composites Completed 0
Ph.D Mr. Rajesh Kumar Processing on Himalayan neetle Fiber Reinforced Biodegradable Composites Submitted 1
Name Reg./Ref.No. Date Of Award/Filling Organization Status
A novel biodegradable Laminate composite and preparation method thereof 107798 2023/09/09 Controller General of Patents, India Published
A Composition for fabricating of pine needle ash particulates reinforced surface composite Urkunde 202022100826 03/03/2022 Germany Granted
Expert Talks
Year Title Place Description
Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status
International & National Exposure
Sr.No. Title Description
Honors & Recognitions Achieved
Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
Best Faculty Award for the Year 2022-23 Best Faculty Award National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand 2022-23