Dr.Vandana Jayaprakash Rao

Department           Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Contact No           9427346698

Email Id               vandana.j.rao-metallurgy@msubaroda.ac.in

Faculty                Faculty of Technology and Engineering

Designation         Associate Professor(CAS)

Education Details

EducationUniversity NameStatePassing Year
PhDThe M.S U of BarodaGujarat2-2003
Post GraduateThe MSU of BarodaGujarat5-1994
GraduateThe MSU of barodaGujarat5-1992

Experience Detail

Employer NameDesignationNature of JobStart DateEnd DateCurrently Working
The MSU of BarodaAssociate ProfessorTeaching15-3-200915-6-2028

Research Details

TitleFunding AgencyProject NatureDurationStatusDate
: Development of high strength low weight magnesium base alloyAlumni memberUniversity/College Sponsored36Ongoing10-2-2017

Details of Consultancy Undertaken

TitleCollaborating Institute/IndustryDetail of OutcomeDurationStart Date
Repair and Maintance GrantThe MSU of Barodaour two advanced instruments still working out of this fund. Around 150-200 ph.d , PG, UG students gets characterization in time and they publish there research work .361-4-2017

 
Ph.D. Guidance Detail

Student NameTopicstatus
Mahant Devangkumar VishnuprasadCharacterization of 7075 aluminium alloy using modifier and heat treatmentRegistered
Patel Sonam MukeshkumarStudy the effect on Mn inMagnesium and Magnesium based alloysRegistered
Shri Hemant Narendrabhai PanchalProcessing and Characterization of in situAluminium matrix composite by stir casting methodRegistered

Books Published

Book TitlePublisher NameISBNPublished Year
current Advances in Mechanical EngineeringSpringer Singapor97898133479462020
current Advances in Mechanical EngineeringSpringer Singapor97898133479462020
Proceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018New Delhi Publishers97893888796442019
Mineral processing Including mineral dressing experiments and numerical problemsI.K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd97893859095042017
Modification of Al-Si alloy by non conventional RouteLAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing978-3-659-87150-42016

Papers Presented

Paper TitlePaper ThemeOrganising BodyPlacePublished Year
Development of roasting leaching route to produce iron ore concentrate with low alumina, low phosphours and low silica from very low grade iron ore at par with medium high grade iron oreAdvances in process metallurgy 2019Indian Instittute of Science, BengaluruBengaluru7-2019
Reduction kinetics of low grade iron ore pellets using non coking coal and hydrogen gas as reductantsThe 3rd International Conference on Science and technology of Ironmaking and steelmakingDept. of Materials Sciencee and engineering, IIT KanpurIIT Kanpur12-2017
Importance of ZrB2 and ZrB2-SiC composite as an ultra high temperature for supersonic vehiclesRAPM 2017Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Faculty of technology and engineering, The MSU of BarodaVADODARA4-2017
Influence of tin doping on micro hardness of bismuth metal RAPM 2017Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Faculty of technology and engineering, The MSU of BarodaVADODARA4-2017
Reduction kinetics of low grade iron ore pellets using non coking coalRAPM 2017Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Faculty of technology and engineering, The MSU of BarodaVADODARA4-2017
Processing of cartridge brass RAPM 2017Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Faculty of technology and engineering, The MSU of BarodaVADODARA4-2017
Development of roasting leaching route to reduce alumina from low grade iron oreRAPM 2017Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Faculty of technology and engineering, The MSU of BarodaVADODARA4-2017

Published Articles/Papers in Journals/Edited Volumes

TitleJournal NameVolume No.Page No.ISSNPublished Year
Feasibility study for the development of Al-Si based coating on Ni-Cu alloy( UNS NO4400)NMaterials Today : Proceedings 64395-401221478538-2022
Fabrication of in situ aluminium matrix composite by change in addition sequence of MnO2 particlesEngineering Research Express41-11263186958-2022
Kinetic study of Indian Lignite by Model Free MethodsJ.Inst.Eng.India Ser.C103837-845225005538-2022
Influence of Magnesium on Mechanical Properties and Microstructure of Pure AluminiumCompliance Engineering Journal13227-237089835778-2022
Corrosion aspects of Ni–Cu alloy (UNS N04400) and its surface improvement: a review Emergent Materials31-12252257451-2022
Effect of various forms of Mn and its recovery in pure Magnesium metalCurrent advances in mechanical engineering, lectures notes in mechanical engineering1929-938 1-2022
Review on Shape Memory Alloys, Processing and ApplicationsInternational Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET) 81630-164223950056 1-2022
Evaluation of dissimilar finned tube weld (Gr.91 to Stainless Steel) made by High Frequency Resistance Welding ProcessINDIAN WELDING JOURNAL 5461-66 0046909212-2021
Synthesis and characterization of magnesium melting fluxesMaterial Research Express81165032053159112-2021
Mechanical Property and Microstructural Comparison of Wrought and Cast 7075 Aluminium AlloyProceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 367-369 11-2019
Welding of Ferritic Stainless-steel: Challenges and SolutionsProceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 329-334 11-2019
Electroplating of Nickel and Chromium on Aluminum 6082-T6 alloyProceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 182-186 11-2019
Study the influence of Bismuth and Zinc on microstructure and other properties of MagnesiumProceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 147-149 11-2019
Effect of Titanium variation on mechanical and microstructure properties of LM 11 alloy Die casting before and after heat treatmentProceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 143-146 11-2019
Preparation of Al – MnO2 composite using stir casting method Proceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 139-142 11-2019
Study the influence of MnO2 and MnCl2 on microstructure and mechanical properties of pure magnesiumProceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 136-138 11-2019
Development of an innovative Roasting – Leaching route to remove alumina from low grade limonite ore Proceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018 58-61 11-2019
Graphene - recent advancements in its extraction, its comparative study with other materials and emerging applicationsJournal of Metallurgy and Material Science6195-1080972425711-2019
Typical self-healing materials - their mechanism and emerging applicationsJournal of Metallurgy and Material Science61151-1600972425711-2019
Recent advancements in hydrophobic materials and their significant applications in corrosion preventionJournal of Metallurgy and Material Science61125-133 11-2019
Development of roasting -leaching route to produce iron ore concentrate at par with the composition of medium high grade iron ore from low grade iron ore and iron ore slimes suitable for steel MakingJournal of Metallurgy and Material Science60189-202 11-2019
Influence of Mg on Micro-Mechanical Behaviour of as Cast Al–Mg systemPhysics of Metals and Metallography 881-887 11-2019
Development of roasting -leaching route to produce low alumina low phosphorus and low silica iron ore concentrate from low grade iron ore at par with medium high grade iron oreJournal of sustainable Metallurgy191-14 11-2019
Polyaniline Supported FeCl3: An Effective Heterogeneous Catalyst for Biginelli Reaction. Catal Letter    11-2019

Refresher/Orientantion Course

NameCourse TypeOrganising UniversityOrganising InstituteOrganising DepartmentCentreStart DateEnd Date
Basics of Tribology and Its Industrial Engineering Applications (BTIEA-2021STTP ( One Week)SVNIT SuratNational Institute of TechnologyMechanical Engineering SVNIT SURAT 4-1-20218-1-2021
Powder metallurgy short course PMSC 17OthersThe M .S. University of Baroda and Powder metallurgy AssociationsThe M.SU of BarodaMetallurgical and Materials Engineering DepartmentPowder Metallurgy Association 25-9-201728-9-2017
Dr. Vandana J RaoSeminarThe M S U of BarodaMicrosoftComputer scienceTechnology 28-12-20151-1-2016
Dr. Vandana J RaoRefresherThe M S U of BarodaThe MicrosoftComputer scienceVadodara 28-12-20151-1-2016
Basics of AC DC DrivesStaff training conducted by the universityThe M .S. University of BarodaSIEMENS Mechanical Engineering Siemens center of excellence 6-7-201510-7-2015

Contribution in Conducting Professional/Academic Programmes

TitleProgrammeParticipated asDate
Dr. Bharati Rehani and Dr. Vandana J RaoWorkshopCo-Ordinator22-8-2015
RAPM 2017National SeminarOrganizing Committee1-4-2017
International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development, 2018ConferenceOrganizing Committee1-2-2018

Participation in Academic Bodies of other Universities

Academic BodyParticipated AsSubmission Date
Uka Tarsadia UniversityDPC member Examinar28-3-2021
SVNIT SuratEzpert member to screeing application of abroad travel under TEQIP II grant6-2-2017
SVNIT mechanical department M Tach Dissertation Expert Examinar6-2-2017
SVNIT Surat Mechanical DepartmentM tech. Dissertation Expert6-2-2017
Parul UniversityExternal Examinar For Viva Examinantion6-2-2017
GTUExternal21-1-2017

Participation in Committees of University

Committee NameLevelParticipated AsSubmission Date
Student electionUniversityGebereal Supervisors6-2-2017
NAAC CommitteeFacultyPresentation of Faculty6-2-2017
Election DutiesUniversityGeneral supervisor21-1-2017

Performance by Individual/Group

Title of PerformanceNature of PerformancePlacePerformance Date
International Conference on Recent Advances in Metallurgy for Sustainable Development 2018Joint Organising Secretory and Editor of the Proceedings The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda1-2-2018

Teacher Talks

TitleParticipated asPlaceDate
Material CharacterizationInvited SpeakerSVNIT SURAT9-2-2021
Faculty development programmeInvited SpeakerGEC Gandhinagar1-2-2021
Aluminum-Silicon cast alloys: Processing and Characterization for Mechanical EngineeringMetal matrix compositeResource Member CSPIT, CHARUSAT, Anand9-10-2019
Nano Size and Surface Characterization by Electron MicroscopyKey Note AddressParul Institute of Technology, Vadodara4-1-2019
Scanning Electron MicroscopyGuest of HonourParul Institute of Technology, Faculty of Technology and engineering, Vadodara11-12-2018
Footprints ,Faculty of Technology and Engineering, The MSU of BarodaResource MemberThe MSU of Baroda22-2-2018
Perspective onadvanced materials TechnologyInvited SpeakerBardoli17-9-2016
Thermal Analysis and its applicationsKey Note AddressChhotubhai Gopalbhai Patel Institute of Technology, Maliba Campus , Bardoli17-9-2016