Tejas P.G., K.R.Y. Simha, July 2013. Elastic Response of Tube Bundles in Square and Hexagonal Array. Indian Conference on Applied Mechanics (INCAM), ISBN: 978-93-5137-273-8, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, India.
K.V.N. Surendra, K.R.Y. Simha, July 2013. A novel semicircular compression fracture specimen. Indian Conference on Applied Mechanics (INCAM), ISBN: 978-93-5137-273-8, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, India, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.2287.8082
K.V.N. Surendra, K.R.Y. Simha, Feb 2014. Mixed mode analysis of obliquely oriented edge cracked semicircular disk under compression. International Conference on Energy, Environment and Materials Engineering (EEME), ISBN: 978-1-60595-166-9, Shenzhen, China, Pages 882–886, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.3598.5287
Tejas P. Gotkhindi, K.R.Y. Simha, July 2014. Force Analysis in Porous Media. 16th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics (ICEM'16), University of Cambridge, UK.
K.V.N. Surendra, K.R.Y. Simha, July 2014. Analysis of obliquely oriented edge cracked semicircular ring (OECSR). 16th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics (ICEM'16), University of Cambridge, UK, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.5171.3929
K.V.N. Surendra, K.R.Y. Simha, Aug 2014. Analysis of edge cracked semicircular disk (ECSD) under mixed-mode loading. First world conference on fracture and damage mechanics (FRACTURE 2014), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.4755.0240
K.V.N. Surendra, K.R.Y. Simha, Nov 2014. Characterization of friction at three contact pairs by photoelastic Isotropic point (IP). International Conference on Experimental Mechanics (icEM2014) in conjunction with The 13th Asian Conference on Experimental Mechanics (ACEM), Holiday Inn Atrium, Singapore, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.1976.4000
K.V.N. Surendra, K.R.Y. Simha, Dec 2014. A semi-analytical method for stresses in planar semi-geometries. Conference on Computational PDE (Finite Element Meet - 2014), TIFR centre for Applicable Mathematics, Bengaluru, India, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/2.1.3968.5925
Selected earlier publications:
K.R.Y. Simha, Mahapatra S, 1998. Stress concentration around irregular holes using complex variable method, Indian Academy of Sciences Sadhana, Vol. 23, Pages 393-412.
Amarnath S, K.R.Y. Simha, 1998. Tomographic data acquisition in axisymmetic specimens, Experimental Techniques, Vol. 22, Pages 21-25.
Rajeev Jain, K Ramachandra, K.R.Y. Simha, 1999. Rotating anisotropic disc of uniform strength, Int. J. Mechanical Sciences, Vol. 41, Pages 639-648.
K.R.Y. Simha. Fracture Mechanics for Modern Engineering Design, Universities Press, 2000.
Industrial Interaction & Professional services:
Consultant on Fracture & Failure of Engineering Materials.
Applied Impact Mechanics of solids
Tejas P.G (Ph.D student)
K.V.N. Surendra (Ph.D student)
Simant Saroha (M.E. student)
Piyush (M.E. student)
Dhiraj Kumar Jha (M.Sc. Engg. student)
Currently In Campus
Broad Research Area
Mechanical Systems and Design
Experimental Mechanics, Impact Mechanics, Fracture and Failure, Solid Mechanics
Department Email ID
simha [at] mecheng.iisc.ernet.in
+91 80 2293 3231
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560 012
Photoelasticity lab c/o Prof. KRY Simha,
Ground floor, Lab building,
Department of Mechanical Engg.,
Indian Institute of Science,