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Staff Id : 00473
Name : Dr. K. RAGHUKANDAN
Designation : PROFESSOR
Qualification : B.E.,M.E.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : IMPACT ENGINEEERING, MECHANICAL BEHAVIOUR OF MATERIALS, MATERIALS JOINING, COMPOSITE MATERIALS AND METALLURGY
Date of Birth : 06-05-1960
Date of Joining : 16-07-1985
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
110, Bazaar Street,
Chidambaram-608001,
Cuddalore (Dt.).
9443488265raghukandan@gmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 34-
Ph.D. 47


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 36485-2
Conducted 516-4


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 7-6,15,00,000:00
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
32 Years1 Years
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
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List of Publications - National
1. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Tri axial weldability windows on explosive cladding of dissimilar metals.", Journal Of Manufacturing Engineers , Volume 6, Number 2, 2011, pp. 112-114. 2011.
2. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pai and K.Mahadevan, "Weibull analysis of High cycle fatigue investigations of cast magnesium alloy under transverse load.", Journal Of Manufacturing Engineers, Volume 465-466, Number 4, 2009, pp. 218-222. 2009.
3. S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, "Influences of post weld heat treatment on tensile properties of electron beam welded AA2219 aluminum alloy.", Jl of the Indian Welding Society, Volume -, Number -, Jun 2007, pp. 21-24. 2007.
4. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, "Experimental Investigation on the influence of reinforcement and precipitation hardening parameters of AA 6061-SiCp composites.", Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Science, Volume 14, Number -, 2007, pp. 277-281. 2007.
4. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, "Experimental Investigation on the influence of reinforcement and precipitation hardening parameters of AA 6061-SiCp composites.", Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Science, Volume 14, Number -, 2007, pp. 277-281. 2007.
5. G.Venkatesan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, A.Srinivasan & B.C.Pai, "Creep behaviour of mg-al based alloy -– an overview.", Indian Foundry Journal, Volume 51, Number 10, 2005, pp. 31-37. 2005.
6. N.Balasubramani, A.Srinivasan, U.T.S.Pillai, K.Raghukandan & B.C.Pai, "Magnesium cast alloys and its foundry practices.", Indian Foundry Journal, Volume 50, Number 10, Dec 2004, pp. 30-35. 2004.
7. M.Rathinasabapathi & K.Raghukandan, "Dynamic metalworking using explosives -– an introduction.", Jl. of the Engineering, Annamalai University Platinum Jubilee Special issue , Volume -, Number -, 2004, pp. 31-50. 2004.
9. G.Vijayarajaraghavan, K.Raghukandan, UT.S Pillai, K.Sukumaran & B.C.Pai, "General aspects of Heat Treatment processes on Al-Si-Mg Alloys.", Indian Foundry Journal, Volume 50, Number 4, Apr 2004, pp. 28-34. 2004.
10. N.Balasubramani, K.Raghukandan, UT.S Pillai & B.C., "Role of minor alloying addition of AZ91 (Mg-9Al-0.8 Zn-0.2 Mn) Magnesium alloy.", Indian Foundry Journal, Volume 50, Number 3, Mar 2004, pp. 19-25. 2004.
11. R.Chandrasekaran, K.Raghukandan & R.S.Naagarazan, "A new wave in demand forecasting.", Industrial Engineering Journal (India), , Volume XXXVIII, Number 11, Nov 1999, pp. 2-8. 1999.
12. R.Padmanabhan, K.Raghukandan, A.Raja, K.L.Rohira & S.Samidas, "Studies on the process characteristics of MAG welding.", WRI journal (India), Volume 19, Number 4, Oct 1998, pp. 125-129. 1998.
K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi & P.V.Vaidyanathan, "An Experimental investigation on the response of metals to explosive form-cladding.", Jl. Institution of Engineers (India), Part PR, Volume 77, Number -, Nov 1996, pp. 9-12. 1996.
14. K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi & P.V.Vaidyanathan, "Formability Characteristics of mild steel and aluminum by explosive forming.", Jl. Institution of Engineers (India), Part PR, Volume 75, Number -, Nov 1994, pp. 51-55. 1994.
List of Publications - International
k.raghukandan, "Energy Kinetics in explosive cladding of dissimilar metals with interlayer.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 767, Number 1, Jun 2014, pp. 109-114. 2014.
PadmanabhanTamilchelvan, Krishnamurthy Raghukandan and Somasundaran.Saravanan, "Optimization of process parameters in explosive cladding of titanium/stainless steel 304L plates.", International Journal of Materials Research, Volume 102, Number 2, Jul 2014, pp. 1-6. 2014.
P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan and S.Saravanan, "Kinetic energy dissipation in ti-ss explosive cladding with multi loading ratios.", Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions of Mechanical Engineering, Volume 38, Number M1, Apr 2014, pp. 91-96. 2014.
G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai and B.C.Pai, , "Modeling of the Effect of a Defect on HCF Life of a Magnesium AZ91 Specimen Subjected to Transverse Load.", Proceedia Engineering, Volume 55, Number -, Sep 2013, pp. 768-773. 2013.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Influence of interlayer in explosive cladding of dissimilar metals.", Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Volume 28, Number 5, 2013, pp. 589-594. 2013.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Thermal Kinetics in explosive cladding of Influence of interlayer in explosive cladding of dissimilar metals.", Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, Volume 17, Number 2, May 2012, pp. 99-103. 2012.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Estimation of Collision Parameters in Dissimilar Explosive Cladding: Analytical and Numerical Approach .", IEEE-International Conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management, ICAESM-2012 , Volume 15, Number 1, Sep 2012, pp. 146-149. 2012.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Weldability Windows for dissimilar metals cladding using explosives.", Theory and Practice of Energetic Materials , Volume III, Number 2, 2012, pp. 105-109. 2012.
6. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Thermal Kinetics in explosive cladding of Influence of interlayer in explosive cladding of dissimilar metals.", Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, Volume 17, Number 2, 2012, pp. 99-103. 2012.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Weldabilty windows for explosive cladding of dissimilar metals.", Advanced Materials Research, Volume 445, Number 2, 2012, pp. 729-734. 2012.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, "Influence of Material Properties in explosive cladding of dissimilar metals.", Advanced Materials Research, Volume 445, Number 2, 2012, pp. 735-739. 2012.
P. Manikandan, K. Hokamoto and K. Raghukandan, "Underwater explosive welding of thin tungsten foils and copper.", Journal of Nuclear Materials, Volume 418, Number 1-3, 2011, pp. 281-285. 2011.
B.K. Raghunath, K. Raghukandan, R. Karthikeyan, K. Palanikumar, U.T.S. Pillai, R. Ashok Gandhi, "Flow stress modeling of AZ91 magnesium alloys at elevated temperature.", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 509, Number 15, Apr 2011, pp. 4992-4998. 2011.
B.K. Raghunath, K. Raghukandan, R. Karthikeyan, K. Palanikumar, U.T.S. Pillai, R. Ashok Gandhi, "Flow stress modeling of AZ91 magnesium alloys at elevated temperature .", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 509, Number 15, Apr 2011, pp. 4992-4998. 2011.
S. Saravanan and K. Raghukandan, "Energy Dissipation in Explosive Welding of Dissimilar Metals.", Materials Science Forum , Volume 673, Number -, 2011, pp. 125-129. 2011.
P. Manikandan, A. Nayeem Faruqui, K. Raghukandan ,. Mori and K. Hokamoto, "Underwater shock consolidation of Mg-–SiC composites.", Journal of Materials Science , Volume 45, Number -, 2010, pp. 4518-4523. 2010.
15. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pai and K.Mahadevan, "Statistical analysis of high cycle fatigue investigations of cast magnesium alloy under transverse load.", Intl. Jl. Minerals, Metals and Materials (Trans. IIM), Volume 63, Number 2-3, Apr 2010, pp. 511-514. 2010.
G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pai and K.Mahadevan, "Influence of transverse load on the high cycle fatigue behavior of Low pressure cast AZ91 Magnesium alloy.", Journal of Materials and Design, Volume 30, Number -, 2009, pp. 4211-4217. 2009.
18. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pai and K.Mahadevan, , "High cyclic fatigue characteristics of Gravity cast AZ91 Magnesium Alloy subjected to Transverse Load.", Journal of Materials and Design , Volume 30, Number -, 2009, pp. 2636-2641. 2009.
16. D. Vinotha, K. Raghukandan, U.T.S. Pillai and B.C. Pai, "Grain Refining Mechanisms In Magnesium Alloys -–An Overview.", Intl. Jl. Minerals, Metals and Materials (Trans of IIM), Volume 62, Number 6, Dec 2009, pp. 521-532. 2009.
19. M.Sivapragash, P.R.Lakshminarayan, R.Karthikeyan, K,Raghukandan & M.Hanumantha, "Fatique life prediction of ZE41A Magnesium Alloy using Weibull distribution.", Journal of Materials and Design, Volume 29, Number 8, 2008, pp. 1549-1553. 2008.
20. S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, "Investigations on the influence of post weld heat treatment on fatigue crack growth behaviour of electron beam welded AA2219 aluminum alloy.", International Journal of Fatigue, Volume 30, Number -, Sep 2008, pp. 1543-1555. 2008.
21. S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, "Fatigue behaviour of post wed heat treated electron beam welded AA2219 aluminum alloy joints.", Journal of Materials and Design, Volume 29, Number -, 2008, pp. 1562-1567. 2008.
22. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, B.C.Pai, & UTS Pillai, "Influence of precipitation hardening parameters on the fatigue strength of AA 6061-SiCp composites.", Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Volume 198, Number -, 2008, pp. 241-247. 2008.
23. N.Balasubramani, A.Srinivasan, U.T.S.Pillai, K.Raghukandan & B.C.Pai, "Effect of antimony addition on the microstructure and mechanical properties of ZA 84 Magnesium alloy.", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 455, Number -, 2008, pp. 168-173. 2008.
24. K.Raghukandan, P.Tamilchelvan & N.Meikandan, "A study of the weld zones of explosive cladded titan12/SS 304 L plates.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 556b, Number -, 2008, pp. 285-290. 2008.
P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, N.Meikandan & K.Sivakumar, "Microstructural studies on explosively clad cu/ss, Br/ss and al/ss plates at various welding conditions.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 566, Number -, 2008, pp. 291-295. 2008.
S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, "Effect of post weld aging treatment on tensile properties of electron beam welded AA2219 aluminum alloy.", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technolgy, Volume 195, Number -, 2008, pp. 232-240. 2008.
P.Manikandan, K.Hokamoto & K.Raghukandan, "Control of energetic conditions by employing interlayer of different thickness for explosive welding of titanium / 304 stainless steel.", Jl.of Materials Processing Technology, Volume 195, Number -, 2008, pp. 232-240. 2008.
28. A.Thirugnanam, K.Sukumaran, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, "Effect of Mg on the fracture characteristics of Cast Al-&si-Mg Alloys.", Materials Science Engineering-Part A, Volume 405-406, Number -, 2007, pp. 405-414. 2007.
29. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, T.Senthilvelan, B.C.Pai, & UTS Pillai , "Investigations on the High Cycle Fatique Behaviour of Stir cast AA 6061/SiCp composites.", Jl. of Materials Science, Volume 41, Number -, 2006, pp. 5548-5555. 2006.
30. Palavesamuthu Manikandan, Kazuyuki Hokamoto, Andrei A. Deribas, Krishnamurthy Raghukandan & Ryuichi Tomoshige, "Explosive Welding of Titanium/Stainless Steel by Controlling Energetic Conditions.", Materials Transactions, Volume 47, Number 8, 2006, pp. 2049-2055. 2006.
31. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, T.Senthilvelan, B.C.Pai, & UTS Pillai, "Investigation on the influence of Heat Treatment Parameters on the hardness of AA 6061/ SiCp composite.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 171, Number -, 2006, pp. 314-318. 2006.
32. P.Manikandan, K.Hokamoto & K.Raghukandan, "The effect of experimental parameters on the explosive welding of Ti and Stainless Steel.", Intl. Jl. Science and Technology of Energetic Materials, Volume 66, Number 5, 2005, pp. 370-374. 2005.
33. G.Ganesan, K.Raghukandan, R.Karthikeyan & B.C.Pai, "Development of processing maps for 6061 Al/ 15% SiCp composite materials through neural network.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 166, Number 3, 2005, pp. 161-165. 2005.
34. A.Thirugnanam, K.Sukumaran, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, "Microstrucrual aspects and fracture behaviour of A356/357 aluminium alloy -–An overview.", Intl. Jl. Minerals, Metals and Materials, Volume 58, Number -, 2005, pp. 777-787. 2005.
35. L.G.Robin, G.Ganesan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, "Deformation behaviour of gravity cast Mg-3Al-1Zn alloy during hot compression test: a study using processing maps.", Materials Forum, Volume 29, Number -, 2005, pp. 161-165. 2005.
36. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, T.Senthilvelan, B.C.Pai, & UTS , "Studies on the effect of Delayed Aging on the Mechanical Behaviour of AA 6061/SiCp composite.", Materials Science and Engineering-A. , Volume 396, Number 1-2, 2005, pp. 188-193. 2005.
37. P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, K.Hokamoto, H.C.Dey & A.K.Bhaduri, "Effect on explosive cladding of titan 12/ss304 l plates under multiple conditions (design matrix).", Materials Science Forum, Volume 465-466, Number -, 2004, pp. 207-212. 2004.
38. K.Raghukandan K.Hokamoto, J-S. Lee & A.Mori, "Microstructural study on underwater shock consolidated al/sicp composites.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 465-466, Number -, 2004, pp. 201-206. 2004.
39. P.Narender Singh, K.Raghukandan & B.C.Pai, "Optimization of the Electric Discharge Machining process parameters of Al/10%SiCp as-cast metal matrix composites by Grey Relational analysis.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 156-156, Number C, 2004, pp. 1658-1661. 2004.
40. P.Narendar Singh, K.Raghukandan & B.C.Pai, "Electric Discharge Machining of Al/10%SiCp as-cast metal matrix composites.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 465-466, Number C, 2004, pp. 1653-1656. 2004.
41. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkatraman, "Estimation of extrusion stress for sintered p/m performs.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 153-154, Number C, 2004, pp. 420-423. 2004.
42. K.Raghukandan & T.Senthilvelan, "Analysis of p/m hollow extrusion using design of experiments.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 153-154, Number C, 2004, pp. 416-419. 2004.
43. K.Raghukandan, K.Hokamoto & P.Manikandan, "Optimization of Process parameters in explosive cladding of mildsteel and aluminium.", Metals and Materials International, Volume 10, Number 2, 2004, pp. 193-197. 2004.
44. G.Ganesan, K.Raghukandan, R.Karthikeyan & B.C.Pai, "Development of processing maps for 6061 Al/ 15% SiCp Composite Materials.", Materials Science Engineering A, Volume 369, Number 1-2, 2004, pp. 230-235. 2004.
47. K.Raghukandan & K.Hokamoto, "Modelling of explosive cladding of lcs-al plates using artificial neural network.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 363-366. 2003.
K.Raghukandan, AR Ramanathan & M.Rathinasabapathi, "A Study On Explosively Clad al-ss-al Fiber Reinforced Metal composites.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, Jun 2003, pp. 313-316. 2003.
48. K.Raghukandan, AR Ramanathan & M.Rathinasabapathi, , "A Study On Explosively Clad al-ss-al Fiber Reinforced Metal composites.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 313-316. 2003.
49. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, A.Venkatraman, B.C.Pai, & U.T.S.Pillai, "Modeling of Secondary Processing Parameters of 6061 AI-SiCp Composite.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 227-230. 2003.
50. G. Ganesan, K. Raghukandan, R. Karthikeyan & B.C. Pai, "Formability Analysis of Al/15% SiCp Composites.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 223-226. 2003.
T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, "Modelling of process parameters on the working of p/m copper preforms.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 142, Number 3, 2003, pp. 767-772. 2003.
51. K. Hokamoto, K. Raghukandan, J .S. Lee, M. Fujita & R. Tomoshige, "Al-SiCp Composites by Underwater Shock Compression.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 169-172. 2003.
52. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, " 52. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, “Modelling of process parameters on the working of p/m copper preforms.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 142, Number 3, 2003, pp. 767-772. 2003.
53. K.Raghukandan, "Analysis of explosive cladding of cu-low carbon plates.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 139, Number 1-3, 2003, pp. 573-577. 2003.
54. Akira Chiba, Shuuichi Kimura, K. Raghukandan & Yasuhiro Morizono, "Effect of alumina addition on hydroxyapatite biocomposites fabricated by underwater-shock compaction.", Materials Science and Engineering: A, Volume A 350, Number -, 2003, pp. 179-183. 2003.
55. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, "Development of nomograms for prediction of extrusion stress of p/m copper preforms at warm working temperatures.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 138, Number 1-3, 2003, pp. 28-33. 2003.
56. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, , "Tooling design and compaction analysis on p/m copper bushes.", Materials and Manufacturing processes, Volume 18, Number 1, 2003, pp. 113-122. 2003.
57. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, "Testing and quality standards for p/m products.", Materials and Manufacturing processes, Volume 18, Number 1, 2003, pp. 105-112. 2003.
58. K.Raghukandan, K.Hokamoto, J.S.Lee, A.Chiba, & B.C.Pai, "Microstructural characteristics of underwater shock consolidated aluminum composites.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 19, Number 4, 2003, pp. 341-345. 2003.
59. K.Raghukandan, K.Hokamoto, J.S.Lee, A.Chiba, & B.C.Pai, "An investigation on underwater shock consolidated carbon fiber reinforced Al composites.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 134, Number -, 2003, pp. 329-337. 2003.
60. K.Raghukandan, J.S.Lee, K.Hokamoto, A.Chiba & B.C.Pai, "Axisymmetric underwater shock consolidation of carbon fiber reinforced aluminum composite.", Jl. Materials Science Letters, Volume 21, Number 24, 2003, pp. 1915-1916. 2003.
45. P.Manikandan, K.Raghukandan & T.Senthilvelan, "Effect of Compaction parameters on the Properties of P/M Aluminium Preforms.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 439-442. 2003.
46. J.M. Ganesan, K. Raghukandan & T. Senthilvelan, "Modelling of Process Parameters in P/M Copper Extrusion for Solid Preforms.", Materials Science Forum, Volume 437-438, Number -, 2003, pp. 383-386. 2003.
K. Hokamoto, J.S. Lee, M. Fujita, S. Itoh & K. Raghukandan, "The Synthesis of Bulk Material through Explosive Compaction for Making Intermetallic Compound Ti5Si3 and its Composites.", Jl. Materials Science, Volume 37, Number 3, Oct 2002, pp. 4073-4078. 2002.
61. Jung-Suk Lee, Kazuyuki Hokamoto, K. Raghukandan, Shigeru Itoh, Akira Chiba and Masahiro Fujita, "Synthesis of Various composite materials through underwater shock compression.", Jl. of Japan Explosives Society (Kayaku Gakkaishi, Volume 63, Number 5, 2002, pp. 295-300. 2002.
63. K.Raghukandan, K.Hokamoto, A.Chiba & M.Rathinasabapathi, "A Review of Shock Consolidation and Shock synthesis of Ceramics.", Memoirs of Faculty of Engg,. Kumamoto University, Volume 47, Number 1, 2002, pp. 1-17. 2002.
65. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, "Evaluation of formability parameters of p/m copper preforms at elevated temperatures.", Key Engineering Materials, Volume 183-187, Number -, 2000, pp. 1273-1278. 2000.
64. R.Karthikeyan, K.Raghukandan, R.S.Naagarazan, & B.C.Pai, "Optimizing the milling characteristics of Al-SiC particulate composite.", Metals and Materials International, Volume 6, Number 6, 2000, pp. 539-547. 2000.
66. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, "A study of deformation energy of p/m copper preforms and ingot material.", Key Engineering Materials, Volume 183-187, Number -, 2000, pp. 205-210. 2000.
67. K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi & P.V.Vaidyanathan, "Modeling of process parameters in dynamic form-cladding.", Metals and Materials International, Volume 4, Number 5, 1998, pp. 1057-1062. 1998.
68. V.Balasubramanian, M.Rathinasabapathi & K.Raghukandan, "Modelling of Process parameters in explosive cladding of mild steel and aluminum.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 63, Number -, 1997, pp. 83-88. 1997.
69. K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi, P.V.Vaidyanathan & V.Balasubramanaian, "An experimental investigation on the effect of h/D ratio on dynamic form-cladding of domes.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 63, Number -, 1997, pp. 55-59. 1997.
70. K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi & P.V.Vaidyanathan, "Explosive Form-cladding -– A critical study.", Jl. Materials Processing Technology, Volume 32, Number -, 1992, pp. 65-71. 1992.
List of Conferences - National
K.Raghukandan, Opportunities Galore for Mechanical engineers, One day Workshop on Career Opportunites for Engineers, Sep 30-30, 2014, Adhiparasakthi College of Engineering, Melmaruvathur, Tamilnadu, pp. 1-5. Melmaruvathur, Adhiparasakthi College of Engineering,.
K.Raghukandan, Career prospects and planning for Engineers, One day Workshop on Career Opportunites for Engineers, Aug 2-2, 2014, CMS College of Engineering, Namakkal, Tamilnadu, pp. 1-3. Namakkal, CMS College of Engineering.
K.Raghukandan, Current practices in Employability, One day Workshop on Prospects for Engineers, Apr 17-17, 2014, Krishnasamy College of Engg. & Tech, Cuddalore, Tamilnadu, pp. 10-12. cuddalore, Krishnasamy College of Engg. & Tech.
1. K.Raghukandan, Explosive forming - Prospects and Perspectives, National Workshop on Explosive working of metals (Explowork-2014), Apr 3-5, 2014, Chandigarh, TBRL, pp. 17-21. Chandigarh, TBRL.
3. E.Elango, S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, , Weldability window for explosive cladding of dissimilar metals with interlayer , 2nd National conference on Research trends in metal casting, Joining and forming Technologies, Jan 23-24, 2014, Coimbatore, pp. 141-145. coimbatore, Sri Rama Krishna Engineering College.
2. C.Wilson Dhileep Kumar, S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Influence of stainless steel interlayer in explosive cladding of copper-stainless steel", 2nd National conference on Research trends in metal casting, Joining and forming Technologies, Jan 23-24, 2014, Coimbatore, pp. 128-132. coimbatore, Sri Rama Krishna Engineering College.
K.Raghukandan, Crisis Management, NSS Leadership training programme, Sep 26-26, 2013, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 10-11. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Thermal spray techniques for industrial applications, workshop on Thermal coatings, Jun 12-22, 2013, National Institute of Technology, pp. 56-58. Tiruchirapalli, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.
4. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Temperature Distribution in Explosive Cladding of Dissimilar Metal, UGC sponsored National workshop on Advances in Thermal Analysis of Materials, Apr 16-17, 2012, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 72-77. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Temperature Distribution in Explosive Cladding of Dissimilar Metals, National workshop on Advances in Thermal Analysis of Materials, Mar 16-17, 2012, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 75-79. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Industrial needs of engineers , One day Workshop on Career Prospects for Engineers, Jan 12-12, 2012, Aravinder College of Engineering, Villupuram, pp. 1-5. villupuram, Aravinder College of Engineering, Villupuram.
K.Raghukandan, Innovative leader -– a perceptive, NSS Youth Leadership Program, Jan 2-14, 2012, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 1-2. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Innovative teaching -– a perceptive, One day Workshop on innovative teaching, Dec 5-5, 2011, Magna College of Engineering, Chennai, pp. 10-13. Chennai, Magna College of Engineering.
K.Raghukandan, Interesting facets on materials and processing, One day Workshop on Materials Processing, Jul 19-19, 2011, Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai, pp. 1-5. Chennai, Rajalakshmi Engineering College.
5. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Weldability window for copper/Low carbon steel plates using explosives, National Conference on Recent Advances in Welding (RAW2009, Nov 11-12, 2009, Bangalore, India, pp. 214-217. Bangalore, Allied.
K.Raghukandan, Conversion of research data into powerful international articles, Inservice training programme for young teachers, Oct 5-19, 2009, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 10-14. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Weldability window for copper/Low carbon steel plates using explosives, National Conference on Recent Advances in Welding (RAW2009), , Sep 11-12, 2009, Bangalore, India, pp. 65-69. Bangalore, PES Institute of Technology .
K.Raghukandan, Ergonomics in working environment -– the unsolved puzzles, Two days workshop organized by the Department of Physio Therapy, Rajah Muthiah Medical College and Hospital, Aug 21-22, 2009, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 1-3. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
11. K.Raghukandan, Interfacial Intricacies in composites, Faculty Development Programme, National Institute of Technoloty, Trichirapalli, Jul 10-16, 2009, Trichirapalli, pp. 10-14. thiruchirapalli, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.
K.Raghukandan, Composite Materials -– Fantasies and Fallacies, Staff Development Programme, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli, Jun 5-14, 2009, Tiruchirapalli, pp. 25-28. Tiruchirapalli, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.
K.Raghukandan, How to crack group discussion in campus recruitments?, One day workshop organized by the Department of Buisness Administration, Feb 21-21, 2009, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 1-3. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Kinesthesia and the art of success, One day workshop of the Department of Buisness Administration, Annamalai University,, Jan 28-28, 2009, a, pp. 1-4. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Crisis management-– The international glimpses, National Yoga Workshop organized by the Center for Yoga Studies , Jan 3-3, 2009, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 1-3. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Innovative control of Bulk Mettallic Glasses through processing maps, MHRD-AICTE Sponsored summer school on “Advances in Materials Processing”,, Jun 30-12, 2008, Tiruchirapalli, pp. 137-141. Tiruchirapalli, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.
K.Raghukandan, Demands of Industries from fresh engineers, one day career development workshop for students, May 20-20, 2008, Mailam Engineering College, Pondicherry, pp. 1-5. Pondicherry, Allied.
K.Raghukandan, Dynamic processing of materials using explosives -– the excitement and intricacies , Three days workshop on metal forming and powder metallurgy, Jan 28-30, 2008, Trichy, India, pp. 10-13. Tiruchirapalli, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli.
K.Raghukandan, Campus initiatives -– global perspective, International Workshop on Human Resources Management,, Dec 1-7, 2007, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 34-38. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
K.Raghukandan, Effective body language for successful job placements, one day career development workshop for students, Aug 11-11, 2007, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 45-48. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, Annamalainagar, India, 01st-07th, Dec 2007. 7. S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, “ Effect of post weld heat treatment on mechanical properties of electron beam welded AA2219 aluminum alloy, National Welding Seminar 2006, Nov 24-26, 2006, Chennai, India, pp. 301-306. Chennai, Narosa.
K.Raghukandan, Explosive forming and welding of composites, Advances in nano, metal and ceramic composites,, Feb 23-24, 2006, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, pp. 23-26. Thiruvananthapuram, kerala, Allied.
8. K.Raghukandan, Explosive forming and welding of composites, Advances in nano, metal and ceramic composites, Feb 23-24, 2006, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, pp. 121-126. Thiruvananthapuram, kerala, Allied.
9. K. Mahadevan, K. Raghukandan, T. Senthilvelan, T. Pillai, U. T. S. Pillai & B. C. Pai, Some studies on the machining aspects of Al/SiCp composites, 21st AIMTDR Conference 2005, Dec 21-24, 2005, Vellore, pp. 105-110. Vellore, Vellore Institute of Technology.
.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, N.Maikandan & K.Sivakumar,, Weldability windows for explosive cladding of cu/ss and br/ss plates, NMD-ATM 2005 , Nov 15-16, 2005, Chennai, India, pp. 100-105. Chennai, IITM, CHENNAI.
P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, N.Maikandan & K.Sivakumar, Weldability windows for explosive cladding of cu/ss and br/ss plates, NMD-ATM 2005 , Nov 15-16, 2005, iIITM,Chennai, pp. 45-50. Chennai, Allied.
15. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan & T.Senthilvelan, Design and Fabrication of Displacement Control Mode Fatique Testing machine, National Conference on Advances in Engineering Design, Apr 29-30, 2005, Madurai, pp. 157-160. Madurai, BannariAmman Institute of Technology.
14. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & K.Mahadevan, , Optimization of flow characteristics of sintered copper performs using goal programming and genetic algorithm, National Conference on Advances in Engineering Design, Apr 29-30, 2005, Madurai, pp. 159-163. Madurai, BannariAmman Institute of Technology.
10. P.Tamilchelvan, R.Gnanaguru & K.Raghukandan, Dynamic cladding of dissimilar metals using explosives, National conference on contemporary approaches in Design and Manufacturing CADAM '05, Mar 23-24, 2005, Karaikudi, pp. 25-29. Karaikudi, Alagappa Chettiar College of Engg. &Tech.
19. K.Raghukandan, Dynamic material modeling of al/sicp composites through ring compression tests, Production and Processing of Composite Materials -PPCM 2004, Nov 26-27, 2004, Namakkal, pp. 58-65. Namakkal, Mahendra Engineering College.
Lalu.G.Robin, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.PaiLalu.G.Robin, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, Dynamic Recrystallisation and flow instabilities in hot deformed Mg-3Al-1Zn alloy, ”, 58th Annual Technical Meeting, Indian Institute of Metals, NMD-ATM 2004, Nov 17-19, 2004, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, pp. 36-37. Thiruvananthapuram, kerala, Allied.
18. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, T.Senthilvelan, B.C.Pai, & UTS Pillai , Effects of aging Parameters and percentage of volume fraction on the hardness of sicp reinforced 6061 composite, 21st All India Manufacturing Technology Design & Research Conference (21st AIMTDR, Sep 23-25, 2004, Vellore, pp. 15-19. Vellore, Vellore Institute of Technology.
17. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, T.Senthilvelan, B.C.Pai and UTS Pillai, Effects of aging parameters and percentage of volume fraction on the hardness of SiCp Reinforced 6061 Aluminum Matrix Composite, . First National Conference on Development and Challenges in Manufacturing Engineering,, Sep 19-20, 2004, MAHE, pp. 192-197. Mahe, Manipal Institute of Technology.
24. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan, T.Senthilvelan, B.C.Pai, & UTS Pillai , Effects of aging Parameters and percentage of volume fraction on the hardness of sicp reinforced 6061 composite, National Conference on Development and Challenges in Manufacturing Engineering, Sep 3-4, 2004, Manipal, India, pp. 192-194. Manipal, India, Manipal Institute of Technology.
21. S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan, G.Bhuvanasekaran & S.Sathiyamoorthy, The effect of process parameters on electron beam welding of aluminium-copper alloys”, SOJOM 2004, Jul 22-23, 2004, Trichy, India, pp. 1-6. New Delhi, Narosa.
K.Raghukandan, Shock consolidation of aluminum based composites, Recent Developments in Materials Processing (RDMP '04), , Mar 6-6, 2004, Karaikal, pp. 25-32. Karaikal, Bharathiyar College of Engineering & Technology.
23. P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, P.G.Venkatakrishnan, T.Velmurugan & K.Kamalbasha, Effect of cladding on MS+cu, MS+Al by varying parameter, Of National Conference on 'Advances in Mechanical Engineering (NAME 2004), Feb 12-14, 2004, Shimoga, Karnataka, pp. 162-164. shimoga, Karnataka, Jawaharlal College of Engineering.
16. P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, P.G.Venkatakrishnan, T.Velmurugan, and K.Kamalbasha, Effect of cladding on MS+cu, MS+Al by varying parameter, NAME 2004, Feb 12-14, 2004, Shimoga, Karnataka, pp. 162-167. shimoga, Karnataka, Jawaharlal College of Engineering.
25. P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, N.Mohansundararaju, Pl.Deivanai, & C.Karthikeyan, Dynamic Cladding of dissimilar metals using explosives, National Conf. on “Emerging Trends in Engg. Tech. & Mgmt, Sep 8-9, 2003, Hosur, Tamilnadu, pp. 10-15. Hosur, Tamilnadu, Adhiyamaan College of Engineering.
26. K.Raghukandan, Composite Materials -– prospects and perspectives, National workshop on “Thermal and Manufacturing aspects of composites, May 26-31, 2003, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 5-9. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
29. K.Hokamoto, K. Raghukandan, K. Sivakumar & M. Fujita, Advantages in the use of underwater shock wave for dynamic compaction, IMPLAST ' 03, Mar 16-19, 2003, IIT Delhi, pp. 723-728. New Delhi, Narosa.
30. K.Raghukandan, Explosive metal working, High velocity metal working, Jan 24-24, 2003, Namakkal, pp. 1-8. Namakkal, Mahendra Engineering College.
32. K.Raghukandan, Dynamic Deformation Characteristics of mildsteel and aluminium by explosive forming, Symposium on Advances in metal forming '03, Jan 21-23, 2003, IGCAR, Kalpakkam, India, pp. 28-35. New Delhi, Narosa.
T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkatraman, Optimization of hot workability parameters of sintered copper preforms-a goal programming approach, Symposium on Advances in metal forming , Jan 20-21, 2003, IGCAR, Kalpakkam, India, pp. 65-69. Chennai, Allied.
31. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkatraman, Optimization of hot workability parameters of sintered copper preforms-a goal programming approach, Symposium on Advances in metal forming '03, Jan 20-21, 2003, IGCAR, Kalpakkam, India, pp. 45-51. New Delhi, Narosa.
33. A.Venkataraman, K.Raghukandan & T.Senthilvelan, Wear studies on the p/m ferrous gears, 17th National Convention of production engineers on “Recent trends in design and manufacture of gears and bearings, Aug 31-1, 2002, Chennai, India, pp. 65-70. Chennai, IITM, CHENNAI.
34. K.Raghukandan, Shock wave consolidation of materials, Recent Advances In Materials Processing Technology, Aug 28-28, 2002, Coimbatore, pp. 1-7. coimbatore, coimbatore Institute of Technolgy.
35. T.Senthil Velan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, Dependence of formability properties of p/m copper preforms on strain-rate and temperature, Recent Advances in Materials Processing, (RAMP 2001), Sep 6-7, 2001, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 297-304. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
36. R.Ganeshnarayan, G.Magudeeswaran, D.Vasudevan, K.Raghukandan & A.Rajadurai, Effect of process parameters in metal forming by impact loading through water column, 16th National convention of Mechanical Engineers, Sep 29-30, 2000, Roorkhee, India, pp. 376-381. Roorkhee, University of Roorkhee.
38. R.Padmanabhan, K.Raghukandan & A.Raja, Design and development of double wire MAG welding -– A case study, All India Machine Tool Design and Research Conference, Dec 21-23, 1998, kharagpur, pp. 113-117. Kharagpur, IIT Kharagpur.
37. S.Manickam, K.Raghukandan, & M.Rathinasabapathi, Fractional factorial model to predict the bond strength of dynamically clad ms-al plates, All India Machine Tool Design and Research Conference, Dec 21-23, 1998, kharagpur, pp. 111-112. Kharagpur, IIT Kharagpur.
39. V.Balasubramanian, M.Rathinasabapathi ,K.Raghukandan, G.Magudeeswaran & J.Madhusudanan, Developing a model to predict the bonding strength of explosively clad ms-al plates, International Conference on Advances in Metallurgical Processes , Apr 17-19, 1997, Bangalore, India, pp. 1048-1051. Bangalore, Alpha.
40. V.Balasubramanian, M.Rathinasabapathi & K.Raghukandan, Mathematical Model to predict the bonding strength of explosively cladded mildsteel and copper plates, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies, Feb 6-8, 1997, Roorkhee, India, pp. 1083-1089. Roorkhee, University of Roorkhee.
41. V.Balasubramanian, M.Rathinasabapathi & K.Raghukandan, Modelling of process parameters in explosive welding of mildsteel and copper, Symposium on Joining of Metals 96, Apr 12-14, 1996, Trichy, India, pp. 23-28. New Delhi, Narosa.
List of Conferences - International
Sivakumar G.,Sivagurumanikandan N., K.Raghukandan, Experimental Study of Laser Welding Techniques for Duplex Stainless Steels: An Overview, International Conference on: Advances in Engineering Materials,, Mar 18-20, 2014, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates , pp. 211-216. Sharjah, United Arab Emirates , American University of Sharjah.
2. Sivagurumanikandan N., K.Raghukandan, A parametric Study of Nd:YAG laser welded super duplex stainless steel, International Conference on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials XXII (PFAM XXII), Dec 18-20, 2013, singapore, pp. 144-153. singapore, National University of Singapore.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Thermal Analysis in Explosive cladding of dissimilar metals, 3rd International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials Processing, (RAMP '13), , Jan 7-9, 2013, Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu, india, pp. 335-339. Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu, National Engineering College, Kovilpatti.
S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Estimation of Collision Parameters in Dissimilar Explosive Cladding: Analytical and Numerical Approach , 3rd IEEE International Conference on Advances in Engineering, Science and Management, Mar 30-31, 2012, EGS Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam, pp. 146-149. Nagaipattinam, Tamilnadu, India, EGS Pillay Engineering College.
5. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Explosive joining of dissimilar metals using explosives, 4th International symposium for research scholars on Metallurgy, Materials Science and Engineering, Dec 20-22, 2010, Chennai, India, pp. 345-353. Chennai, IITM, CHENNAI.
6. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, Comparison Of High Cycle Fatigue Behaviour Of Cast Magnesium Az91 Alloys Subjected To Transverse Load, International Symposium on Emerging Challenges for Metals & Materials Engineering & Technology, Nov 14-17, 2009, kolkatta, India, pp. 453-457. Kolkatta, Indian Institute of Metals, Kolkata.
7. P.Tamilchelvan, K.Raghukandan, K.Hokamoto and P.Manikandan, Some investigations in explosive welding of titanium-stainless plates, International Symposium on Emerging Challenges for Metals & Materials Engineering & Technology, Nov 14-17, 2009, kolkatta, India, pp. 426-431. Kolkatta, Indian Institute of Metals, Kolkata.
8. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Estimation of process parameters for Explosive Cladding of Ti-Ss Joints through weldability window, ”, International Symposium on Emerging Challenges for Metals & Materials Engineering & Technology , Nov 14-17, 2009, kolkatta, India, pp. 245-250. Kolkatta, Indian Institute of Metals, Kolkata.
9. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, Comparison Of Experimental And Finite Element Analysis Results Of High Cycle Fatigue Investigations Of Cast Manesium Az91 Alloy Subjected To Transverse Load, India-Japan Conference on Advances in Materials Processing , Sep 30-2, 2009, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 124-128. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
10. S.Saravanan and K.Raghukandan, Weldability Windows for dissimilar metals cladding using explosives, India-Japan Conference on Advances in Materials Processing, Sep 30-2, 2009, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, pp. 178-193. Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu, Annamalaiuniversity.
11. K.Raghukandan, A study on weldability window of dissimilar combinations by explosive welding, International workshop on Explosion, Shock wave and Hypervelocity phenomena 2009 , Sep 10-12, 2009, Kumamoto, Japan, pp. 12-17. Switzerland, Transtech.
13. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pai and K.Mahadevan, Weibull Analysis of High Cycle Fatigue Investigations of Cast Magnesium Alloy Under Transverse Load, 2nd International conference on Recent Advances in Materials Processing Technology (2009), Feb 25-27, 2009, Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu, india, pp. 259-263. Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu, National Engineering College, Kovilpatti.
12. V.Varadharajan, K.Raghukandan, and G.Ganesan. , Investigations on al-sic composites, 2nd International conference on Recent Advances in Materials Processing Technology (2009), Feb 25-27, 2009, Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu, india, pp. 270-273. Kovilpatti, Tamilnadu, National Engineering College, Kovilpatti.
14. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pail and K.Mahadevan, Statistical Analysis of High Cycle Fatigue Investigations of Cast Mangesium Alloys Under Transverse Load, 5th International conference on Creep, Fatigue, Creep-Fatigue Interaction (2008), Sep 24-26, 2008, IGCAR, Kalpakkam, India, pp. 1-7. New Delhi, Narosa.
15. G.Murugan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai, B.C.Pai and K.Mahadevan, High cycle fatigue Characteristics of Gravity Cast AZ91 Magnesium alloy by Transverse load, International Conference on Advanced Materials and Composites (ICAMC 07), Oct 24-26, 2007, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, pp. 489-495. New Delhi, Narosa.
16. S.Malarvizhi, K.Raghukandan & N.Viswanathan, , Effect of post weld heat treatment on mechanical properties of electron beam welded AA 2219 Aluminum alloy, 1st International and 22nd All India Machine Tools and Design Research Conference , Dec 21-23, 2006, Roorkhee, India, pp. 326-333. New Delhi, Narosa.
17. P.Manikandan, K.Hokamoto, A.Chiba, A.A.Deribass & K.Raghukandan, Characterisation of explosive welded Ti and SUS 304 joints, 2nd Asian Conference on High Pressure Research (ACHPR2), Nov 1-5, 2004, Nara, Japan, pp. 196-202. Nara, Japan, Elsevier.
Lalu.G.Robin, G.Ganesan, K.Raghukandan, U.T.S.Pillai & B.C.Pai, Investigation on Mg-3Al-1Zn alloy through ring compression tests, Investigation on Mg-3Al-1Zn alloy through ring compression tests, Aug 8-14, 2004, S.Carolina, USA, pp. 25-29. S.Carolina, USA, Elsevier.
22. H. Iyama, K. Raghukandan, S. Nagano & S. Itoh, The Effect of Pressure Vessel in Explosive Forming, ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, Aug 4-8, 2003, clevaland, usa, pp. 301-305. cleveland, usa, Elsevier.
21. H. Iyama, K. Raghukandan & S. Itoh, The Design of Supercritical Liquid PiPe for Organic Material Treatment, ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, Aug 4-8, 2003, clevaland, usa, pp. 307-312. cleveland, usa, Elsevier.
23. K.Thirumavalavan, K.Raghukandan & K.G.K.Murti, An experimental investigation on stainless steel-alumina ceramide joining, Advances in Materials Processing Technology '03 (AMPT '03), Jul 4-8, 2003, dublin, Ireland, pp. 391-395. Dublin, Ireland, Elsevier.
27. Shigeru Itoh, Hirofumi Iyama, K. Raghukandan, Shiro Nagano, Ryo Matsumura & Satoshi Muramoto, On study of free metal forming using underwater shock wave, 6th Intl. Symposium on “Emerging Technologies in fluids, Structures and fluid /structure interactions, Aug 4-8, 2002, vancouver, Canada, pp. 161-167. vancouver, canada, Elsevier.
26. Shigeru Itoh, Hirofumi Iyama, Yukio Katoh, Kenji Murata, K. Raghukandan, Shiro Nagano, Satoshi Muramato & Ryo Matsumura, The Eccentric spherical Free metal forming using underwater shock wave, ASME 2002, Pressure Vessels Piping Conference , Aug 4-8, 2002, vancouver, Canada, pp. 163-170. vancouver, canada, Elsevier.
25. Hirofumi Iyama, Masahiro Fujita, K. Raghukandan, Kazuyuki Hokamoto & Shigeru Itoh, Deformation and collision process of metal plate on explosive welding using underwater shock wave, ASME 2002, Pressure Vessels Piping Conference , Aug 4-8, 2002, vancouver, Canada, pp. 89-94. ve, Elsevier.
24. Hirofumi Iyama, K. Raghukandan, Shiro Nagano, Satoshi Muramato & Shigeru Itoh, Metal pipe forming using underwater shock wave, 6th Intl. Symposium on “Emerging Technologies in fluids, Structures and fluid /structure interactions, Aug 4-8, 2002, vancouver, Canada, pp. 187-192. vancouver, canada, Elsevier.
28. J.S.Lee, K.Hokamoto, K.Raghukandan & M.Fujita, Synthesis of various composites using dynamic powder compaction by underwater shock wave, Japanese Spring Conference on the Technology of Plasticity, May 24-26, 2002, chiba, Japan, pp. 473-474. chiba, Japan, Elsevier.
29. K.Hokamoto, J.S.Lee, K.Sivakumar, S. Balakrishna Bhat, K.Raghukandan, A .Chiba, S.Itoh & M.Fujita, , Important parameters to be controlled for obtaining bulk materials during shock consolidation of powders and shock synthesis of intermettalics, 4th Intl. Sym. On Impact Engineering,, Jul 16-18, 2001, Kumamoto, Japan, pp. 939-944. Kumamoto, JAPAN, Elsevier.
33. T. Senthilvelan, K. Raghukandan & A. Venkatraman, Development of Nomograms of extrusion stress for P/M Copper Preforms at Warm Working Temperatuers, Ninth International Manufacturing Conference in China , Aug 16-18, 2000, Hongkong, pp. 105-111. Hongkong, Elsevier.
32. K.Mahadevan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, A novel testing method for fatigue under fluctuating loads, Ninth International Manufacturing Conference in China , Aug 16-18, 2000, Hongkong, pp. 23-25. Hongkong, Elsevier.
31. K.Raghukandan, Analysis of explosive cladding of cu-low carbon plates, Ninth International Manufacturing Conference in China , Aug 16-18, 2000, Hongkong, pp. 75-78. Hongkong, Elsevier.
30. T.Senthilvelan, K.Raghukandan & A.Venkataraman, Modelling of process parameters on the working of p/m copper preforms, Ninth International Manufacturing Conference in China , Aug 16-18, 2000, Hongkong, pp. 105-110. Hongkong, Elsevier.
36. T.Senthilvelan, A.Venkataraman & K.Raghukandan, “Effect of Interfacial Friction on the working of P/M copper preforms, . International Conference on Manufacturing, Feb 24-26, 2000, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 358-363. Dhaka, Bangladesh, BUET, Dhaka.
35. T.Senthilvelan, A.Venkataraman & K.Raghukandan, Effect of compaction pressure as the Green properties of P/M Compacts, iInternational Conference on Manufacturing, Feb 24-26, 2000, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 364-371. Dhaka, Bangladesh, BUET, Dhaka.
34. P.V.Arunkumar, V.Saravanan, P.Narendarsingh & K.Raghukandan, Optimization of machining parameters in EDM of SiC Composites using fuzzy logic, . International Conference on Manufacturing, Feb 24-26, 2000, Dhaka, Bangladesh, pp. 1-6. Dhaka, Bangladesh, BUET, Dhaka.
38. R.Padmanabhan, A.Raja & K.Raghukandan, Design and development of double wire MAG welding, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies, Aug 24-26, 1998, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia, pp. 667-674. Malaysia, Elsevier.
S.Manickam, K.Raghukandan, & M.Rathinasabapathi, Fractional Factorial design model to predict the bond strength of dynamically clad ms-cu plates, International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies, Aug 24-28, 1998, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia, pp. 675-679. kualalumpur, Allied.
39. V.Balasubramanian, M.Rathinasabapathi, K,Raghukandan, G.Magudeeswaran and Madhusudhanan,, Mathematical Model to predict the bonding strength of explosively cladded mildsteel and copper plates, Intl Conference on Advances in Mechanical and Industrial Engineeirng,, Feb 6-8, 1997, Roorkhee, India, pp. 1083-1088. Roorkhee, University of Roorkhee.
40. K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi & P.V.Vaidyanathan, A Feasibility Study on explosive form-cladding, 29th International MATADOR Conference, Apr 6-7, 1992, Manchestar, United Kingdom, pp. 445-450. Manchestar, United Kingdom, Elsevier.
41. K.Raghukandan, M.Rathinasabapathi & P.V.Vaidyanathan, Formability limiting curve of mild steel by explosive forming, 28th International MATADOR Conference, Apr 18-19, 1990, Manchestar, United Kingdom, pp. 341-345. Manchestar, United Kingdom, Elsevier.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
Society of Manufacturing Engineers - FMSME 00605
Indian Science Congress Association - L12082
Indian Welding Society - L00108
Indian Institute of Metals - 34199
Institution of Engineers (India) - 106950/5
INDIAN SOCIETY FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION - LM 9226