Dr. M. Ravi Kumar


Associate Professor at R.L.Jalappa Institution of Technology, Doddaballapur

To secure a challenging position in a dynamic organization, where I can effectively contribute my skills, where my knowledge can be shared, enriched and effectively contributed towards the goals of the organization.


  • Phd - Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi.
  • M - Tech : GSS Institute of Technology, Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bangalore.
  • BE : GSS Institute of Technology, Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bangalore.

Work Experiance

SEP 2010 to OCT 2011
Company: SHRINIDHI PLASTICS, Bangalore.
Designation: Design Engineer.

  • Input is provided by customer with product and specification for Modification.
  •  Variant 3D Models & detailing are created with Catia & AutoCAD to meet customer requirement.
  • Interaction with customer for clarification and details about the product.
  • Drawings are generated for accepted design by the customer.


  • Worked has Co-author for the text book of Operation Management published by subhas
  • Received SECOND Rank in M.Tech [2013] from VTU, BELGAUM.


  • Paper presented in International Conference, IIT Madras, CAE-2013 on “Development of
    Friction Welding For Joining of Dissimilar High Temperature Alloy”
  • Paper presented in International Conference, Ponjesly Engineering college, Tamil Nadu,
    ICRAMID-2014 on “Mechanical Behaviour of Heat Treated Al-7075, SiC-Al2O3 Hybrid
    Metal Matrix Composites”.
  • Attended National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Materials Thermal Engineering
    [ETMT-2013] at Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bangalore.
  •  Attended Two-Day Workshop on Micro Machining and Micro Fabrication at Bangalore
    Institute of Technology organized by Dept., of Mechanical Engineering on 24th & 25th Oct
  • Attended International Conference on Computer Aided Engineering, held at the Indian
    Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras during Dec 19-21, 2013.
  • Attended One Day National Workshop on “Research Methodologies” (RM-2015) at
    Bangalore Institute of Technology (BIT), Bangalore.
  • Presented a technical paper titled “Hardness and Micro-structural Study of Inertia Friction
    Welding of Dissimilar High Temperature Alloys” in International Journal of Engineering
    Research & Technology an National Conference on Emerging Research Areas in
    Mechanical Engineering (ERAME-2015) organized at Reva Institute of Technology &
    Management, Bangalore on 27th, March 2015.
  • Attended Three Days National Level Workshop on Hard Turning & its Applications at
    M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology Bangalore on 5th – 7 th Jan 2016.
  • Paper presented in International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Sciences
    ICAMS-2017, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Malnad College of Engineering,Hassan, Karnataka, India. “Effect of Mechanical and Wear behavior on
    Al7075/Al2O3/SiCp Reinforced Aluminum Matrix Composites (AMC)”.
  • Attended Industry Academia Interface on “Imperatives of Engineering Education:
    Enhancing Skills and Employability” on 19th July, 2019 organized by The Institute of
    Engineers (India) and B N M I T, Bangalore.
  • Attended Two-Day All India Workshop on “Additive and Advanced Manufacturing” at
    Bangalore Institute of Technology organized by The Institute of Engineers (India) on 29-
    30 July 2019.
  • Attended Two Day all India Seminar on “Application of Green Manufacturing Technology
    in Mechanical Processing” (AGMTMP-2019) held on 13th and 14th Sep. 2019 at R L
    Jalappa Institute of Technology, Doddaballapur, Bengaluru Rural Dist.
  • Attended One-Day Faculty Development Program on “Importance of Research in Present
    Scenario and Faculty Skills” held Sri Devaraj Urs Institute of Management, Doddaballapur
    on 19 Oct 2019.
  • Attended International Conference on “Advances in Materials, Ceramics & Engineering
    Sciences (AMCES-2020)” held on 17th
    – 18th Jan. 2020 at DSCE, Bengaluru.
  • Attended All India Seminar on “Matlab for Mechanical Engineers” organized by The
    Institute of Engineers (India), Karnataka State Centre in association with Department of
    Mechanical Engineering, Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bengaluru on 27th
    -28th Feb. 2020.

Workshop Organized

Two day Workshop on GREEN MANUFACTURING in association with The Institute of Engineers (India) at R. L. Jalappa Institute of Technology, during 13th – 14th Sep. 2019


1.Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Study on Mechanical and Tribological
Characterization of Al2O3/SiCp Reinforced Aluminum Metal Matrix Composite, Silicon
(part of Springer Nature, Impact Factor: 1.246, SCIE), 10 (2018) 2535-2545.
2. Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Sreenivasa Reddy M, Experimental studies of
different quenching media on mechanical and wear behavior of Al7075/SiC/Al2O3 hybrid
composites, Frattura ed Integrità Strutturale, (Scopus), DOI https://doi.org/10.3221/IGFESIS.55.02, 2021, 15 (55), Page 20-31.
3. M Ravikumar, H.N Reddappa, Suresh R, Y.S Ram Mohan, E.R Babu, N.C Reddy,
Investigations on Tensile Fractography and Wear Characteristics of Al7075-Al2O3-SiC
Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites Routed Through Liquid Metallurgical Techniques, Frattura ed Integrità Strutturale, (Scopus), DOI: 10.3221/IGF-ESIS.56.13, 2021, 56, Page
4. Narayan Nayak, H. N. Reddappa, R. Suresh, Ravi Kumar M, The Effect of Reinforcing
Sisal Fibers on the Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Polypropylene Composites, J.
Mater. Environ. Sci., (Scopus), 2019, Volume 10, Issue 12, Page 1238-1249.
5. Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Aluminium Composites Fabrication Technique
and Effect of Improvement in Their Mechanical Properties – A Review, Materials Today:
Proceedings, (Scopus), 5 (2018) 23796-23805.
6. Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Gangadharappa M, Effect of Heat Treatment on
Tensile Strength of Al7075/Al2O3/SiCp Hybrid Composite by Stir Casting Technique,
Materials Today: Proceedings, (Scopus), 5 (2018) 22460- 22465.
7. Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Electrochemical Studies of Aluminium 7075
Reinforced With Al2O3/SiCp Hybrid Composites in Acid Chloride Medium, AIP
Conference Proceedings, (Scopus), https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5029672, (2018) 020096-1 –
8. Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Gangadharappa M, Investigation on Hardness
of Al 7075/Al2O3/SiCp Hybrid Composite Using Taguchi Technique, Materials Today:
Proceedings, (Scopus), 5 (2018) 22447-22453.
9. Ravikumar M, Reddappa H N, Suresh R, Mechanical and Wear behavior of
Al7075/Al2O3/SiC Hybrid Composite, Materials Today: Proceedings, (Scopus), 5 (2018)
10. Gangadharappa M, Reddappa H.N, RaviKumar M, R.Suresh, Madeva Nagaral,
Tribological Behaviour of Al6061-Nano Red Mud Particulate Metal Matrix Composite by
Taguchi’s Techniques, International Journal of Engineering Sciences &Management
Research, ISSN 2349-6193 Impact Factor: 2.805, PP. 109-115.
11. Gangadharappa M, Reddappa H.N, RaviKumar M, R.Suresh, Mechanical and Wear
Characterization of Al6061 Red Mud Composites, Materials Today: Proceedings,
(Scopus), 5 (2018) 22384-22389.
12. M Ravikumar, H.N Reddappa, Suresh R, M. Sreenivasa Reddy, E. R. Babu, N. C. Reddy,
C.R. Ravikumar, H.C. Ananda Murthy, Evaluation of Corrosion Properties of Al2O3 and
SiC Reinforced Aluminium Metal Matrix Composites Using Taguchi’s Techniques,
Journal of Scientific Research, 65(1) (2021), 253-259.13. Narayan Nayak, H. N. Reddappa, Vijendra Bhat, M. Ravikumar, Comparative study of
effect of sisal fibres in powder and short form on the mechanical properties of
polypropylene, AIP Conference Proceedings 2274, (Scopus), 2020, 030014-1 – 7.
14. K.R. Varadaraja, S.Vijay Kumar, C. Manjunatha, M. Ravi Kumar, Study the impact of
operational parameters on interface temperature during rotary drilling, Materials Today:
Proceedings, (Scopus), 2021, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.12.760.