Shaikh Faruque Ali

Professor

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sfali[at]iitm[.]ac[.]in

 Research Areas

   Dr. Ali has research interest in structural dynamics and associated area. His major focuses are on
  • Structural dynamics and control
  • Analysis and design of energy harvesters
  • Reduced order modelling of large scale dynamical systems
  • Smart structures and morphing wing design
  • Control of linear and nonlinear PDEs

 Ph.D Thesis

  • S. Faruque Ali, “Semi-active Control of Earthquake Induced Vibrations in Structures using MR Dampers: Algorithm Development, Experimental Verification and Benchmark Applications”, Indian Institute of Science, 2008.

 Book Chapters

  • Soumi Bhattacharyya, Shaikh Faruque Ali, "Design of a Nonlinear Energy Harvesting Dynamic Vibration Absorber", Recent Advances in Computational Mechanics and Simulations, Volume-II: Nano to Macro, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Springer, 2020.
  • Mohammad Reyaz A V, S F Ali, "Harvesting Energy From a Series of Harvesters", Recent Advances in Computational Mechanics and Simulations, Volume-II: Nano to Macro, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Springer, 2020.
  • Rahul Kumar, S Gupta, S.F. Ali, "Analysis of Stepped Beam Using Reduced Order Models", Advances in Structural Vibration. Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, Singapore., 2020
  • A. Kumar, S. F. Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Analysis of tristable vibration energy harvesters under random", Advances in Rotor Dynamics, Control and Structural Health Monitoring, Springer Nature, 2020.-In progress.
  • K. S. Karthik and S. F. Ali, “Linear MPC based lateral dynamics controller for autonomous ground vehicle validated with actuator dynamics", Advances in Rotor Dynamics, Control and Structural Health Monitoring, Springer Nature, 2020.-In progress.
  • M. Aravindan and S. F. Ali, “Broadband piezoelectric energy harvesting using an array of mistuned inverted cantilever beams", Advances in Rotor Dynamics, Control and Structural Health Monitoring, Springer Nature, 2020.-In progress.
  • M. Rajarathinam, P. V. Malaji and S. F. Ali, “A Nonlinear Hybrid Energy Harvester", Advances in Rotor Dynamics, Control and Structural Health Monitoring, Springer Nature, 2020.-In progress.
  • A. Mukherjee, D. Kumar, S. F. Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Design and conception of a trailing edge morphing wing concept with bistable composite skin (Conference Presentation)", In Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems IX-International Society for Optics and Photonics, 11376, 113762K, 2020.
  • D. Somayajulu, A. Arockiarajan and S. Faruque Ali, “Theoretical modeling of a 2D nano-energy harvester", In Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII-International Society for Optics and Photonics, 10595, 1-12, 2018.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Energy Harvesting from Crystalline and Conductive Polymer Composites", In Smart Polymer Nanocomposites, Springer International Publishing, Eds: D. Ponnamma et al., Cham, Ch-2: 43-75, 2017.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Energy harvesting from near periodic structures", In Vibration Engineering and Technology of Machinery. In Vibration Engineering and Technology of Machinery, Springer International Publishing, Cham, Ch-37: 411-420, 2015.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Nonlinear Structural Control Using Magnetorheological Damper", In Design Optimization of Active and Passive Structural Control Systems, Eds: N. D. Lagros, V. Plevris and C. Ch Mitropoulou, published by Idea Group Inc., Ch-13: 300-332, 2013. also published in S. Faruque Ali, Ramaswamy, A. “Nonlinear structural control using magnetorheological damper", Research Methods: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, 211-244, 2015.
  • S. Faruque Ali, S. Adhikari and M.I. Friswell, “Analysis of magnetopiezoelastic energy harvesters under random excitations: An equivalent linearization approach", Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 7977, 1-11, 2011.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Developments in Structural Optimization and Applications to Intelligent Structural Vibration Control", In Intelligent Computational Paradigms in Earthquake Engineering,Eds: N.D. Lagros and Y. Tsompanakis, published by Idea Group Inc., Ch–6: 101-121, 2007. also published in Intelligent Information Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, edited by Vijayan Sugumaran, Published by Idea Group Inc. (IGI), ISBN 1599049414, Ch-8:7: 2193-2211, 2007.

 Journal Publications

  • Jayachandran Warrier, Shaikh Faruque Ali, "Nonlinear dynamics and control of helicopter ground resonance", Journal of Vibration and Control, February 2021
  • Abhijeet Madhukar Giri, Shaikh Faruque Ali, Arunachalakasi Arockiarajan, "Dynamics of symmetric and asymmetric potential well-based piezoelectric harvesters: A comprehensive review", Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2020
  • Aghna Mukherjee, Shaikh Faruque Ali, A.Arockiarajan, "Hybrid bistable composite laminates for structural assemblies: A numerical and experimental study", Composite Structures, Vol. 260, 113467 ,2020
  • Kumar, D., Ali, S.F. & Arockiarajan, A., "Studies on large deflection of geometrically nonlinear corrugated structures", Acta Mech. (2020)
  • R. Kumar, S.F. Ali, S.Jeyaraman, S.Gupta, "Uncertainty quantification of bladed disc systems using data driven stochastic reduced order models", International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 106011, 2020
  • M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Parametric uncertainty and random excitation in energy harvesting dynamic vibration absorber", ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems Part B: Mechanical Engineering-Accepted.
  • A. Mukherjee, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Modeling of integrated shape memory alloy and Macro-Fiber Composite actuated trailing edge", Smart Materials and Structures, 2020.
  • A. Mukherjee, M. I. Friswell, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Modeling and design of a class of hybrid bistable symmetric laminates with cantilever boundary configuration", Composite Structures, 239, 1-14, 2020.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Influence of piezoelectric energy transfer on the inter-well oscillations of multi-stable vibration energy harvesters", ASME Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, 14(3), 1-11, 2019.
  • A. Mukherjee, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Compliant structure under follower forces and any combined loading: Theoretical and experimental studies", International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 153, 75-82, 2019.
  • R. Kumar, S. Gupta and S. Faruque Ali, “Energy harvesting from chaos in base excited double pendulum", Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 124, 49-64, 2019.
  • M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Energy generation in a hybrid harvester under harmonic excitation", Energy Conversion and Management, 155, 10-19, 2018.
  • F. Ram, T. Ambone, A. Sharma, M. Rajarathinam, D. Kajale, V. Borkar, S. Faruque Ali, P.K. Balu, G. Kumaraswamy and K. Shanmuganathan, “Fluorinated nanocellulose-reinforced all-organic flexible ferroelectric nanocomposites for energy generation", The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122(29), 16540−16549, 2018.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Exploring the benefits of an asymmetric monostable potential function in broadband vibration energy harvesting", Applied Physics Letters, 112(23), 1-5, 2018.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Analysis and experiment of magneto-mechanically coupled harvesters", Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 108, 304-316, 2018.
  • M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Investigation of Piezo-electro-magnetic Hybrid Energy Harvester", tm - technisches messen, 85(9), 541-552, 2018.
  • V. Pakrashi, G. Marano, P. Cahill, S. Faruque Ali and M. Magno, “Vibration Energy Harvesting for Monitoring Dynamical Systems", Shock and Vibration, 1-2, 2018.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Magneto-mechanically Coupled Electromagnetic Harvesters for Broadband Energy Harvesting", Applied Physics Letters, 111(8), 1-5, 2017.
  • S. K. Kumar, C. Bose, S. Faruque Ali, S. Sarkar and S. Gupta “Investigations on a vortex induced vibration based energy harvester", Applied Physics Letters, 111(24), 1-5, 2017.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Magneto-elastic oscillator: Modeling and analysis with nonlinear magnetic interaction", Journal of Sound and Vibration, 393, 265-284, 2017.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Broadband energy harvesting with mechanically coupled harvesters", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 255, 1-9, 2017.
  • P. Cahill, V. Jaksic, J. Keane, A. O’Sullivan, A. Mathewson, S. Faruque Ali and V. Pakrashi, “Effect of Road Surface, Vehicle, and Device Characteristics on Energy Harvesting from Bridge-Vehicle Interactions", Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, 31(12), 921-935, 2016.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Analysis of energy harvesting from multiple pendulums with and without mechanical coupling", European Physical Journal: Special Topics, 224(14-15), 2823-2838, 2015.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Piezomagnetoelastic broadband energy harvester: Nonlinear modeling and characterization", European Physical Journal: Special Topics, 224(14-15), 280-2822, 2015.
  • O. Bilgen, M. I. Friswell, S. Faruque Ali and G. Litak, “Broadband vibration energy harvesting from a vertical cantilever Piezocomposite beam with tip mass", International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, 15(2), 1-32, 2015.
  • M. I. Friswell, O. Bilgen, S. Faruque Ali, G. Litak and S. Adhikari, “The effect of noise on the response of a vertical cantilever beam energy harvester", ZAMM-Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 95(5), 433-443, 2015.
  • V. Jaksic, C. S. Wright, J. Murphy, C. Afeef, S. Faruque Ali, D. P. Mandic and V. Pakrashi, “Dynamic response mitigation of floating wind turbine platforms using tuned liquid column dampers", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 373(2035), 1-9, 2015.
  • S. Dipak, M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Energy harvesting dynamic vibration absorber under random vibration", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, 1241-1246, 2013.
  • S. Faruque Ali and S. Adhikari, “Energy harvesting dynamic vibration absorbers", Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions of ASME, 80(4), 1-9, 2013.
  • M. Borowiec, G. Litak, M. I. Friswell, S. Faruque Ali, S. Adhikari, A. W. Lees and O. Bilgen, “Energy harvesting in piezoelastic systems driven by random excitations", International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, 13(07), 1-11, 2013.
  • M. I. Friswell, S. Faruque Ali, O. Bilgen, S. Adhikari, A. W. Lees and G. Litak, “Non-linear piezoelectric vibration energy harvesting from a vertical cantilever beam with tip mass", Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 23(13), 1505-1521, 2012.
  • S. Faruque Ali, S. Adhikari, M. I. Friswell and S. Narayanan, “The analysis of piezomagnetoelastic energy harvesters under broadband random excitations", Journal of Applied Physics, AIP, 109(7), 1-8, 2011,
  • S. Faruque Ali and M. I. Friswell and S. Adhikari, “Analysis of energy harvesters for highway bridges", Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 22(16), 1929- 1938, 2011.
  • S. Faruque Ali and R. Padhi, “Optimal blood glucose regulation of diabetic patients using single network adaptive critics", Optimal Control Applications and Methods, 32(2), 196-214, 2011.
  • S. Faruque Ali and M. I. Friswell and S. Adhikari, “Piezoelectric energy harvesting with parametric uncertainty", Smart Materials and Structures, 19(10), 1-9, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali and R. Padhi, “Active vibration suppression of non-linear beams using optimal dynamic inversion" Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part I: Journal of Systems and Control Engineering, 223(5), 657-672, 2009.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Hybrid structural control using magnetorheological dampers for base isolated structures", Smart Materials and Structures, 18(5), 1-16, 2009.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Optimal dynamic inversion-based semi-active control of benchmark bridge using MR dampers", Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 16(5), 564-585, 2009.
  • R. Padhi and S. Faruque Ali, “An account of chronological developments in control of distributed parameter systems", Annual Reviews in Control, 33(1), 59-68, 2009.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Optimal fuzzy logic control for MDOF structural systems using evolutionary algorithms", Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 22(3), 407-419, 2009.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Testing and modeling of MR damper and its application to SDOF systems using integral backstepping technique", Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Transactions of the ASME, 131(2), 1-11, 2009.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A.Ramaswamy, “GA-optimized FLC-driven semi-active control for phase-II smart nonlinear base-isolated benchmark building", Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 15(5), 797-820, 2008.

  Conference Publications

  • H. Patel, R. Kumar and S. Faruque Ali, “SEREP Integrated Control of Flexible Structures", IFAC-PapersOnLine (Accepted), 2020.
  • A. Mukherjee, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Shape prediction of a composite wing panel under the action of an SMA wire and an MFC bimorphs", In Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII, 10967, 1-9, 2019.
  • P. V. Malaji, M. Rajarathinam, V. Jaiswal, S. Faruque Ali and I. M. Howard, “Energy Harvesting From Dynamic Vibration Pendulum Absorber", In Recent Advances in Structural Engineering, 2, 467-478, 2019.
  • R. T. Gurav and S. Faruque Ali, “Semi-active control of stay cable vibrations using magnetorheological damper", 7th International Conference on Systems and Control (ICSC), IEEE, 354-359, 2018.
  • L. V. Pradeesh and S. Faruque Ali, “Optimal placement and shape morphing of thin plates using dynamic inversion design", Automatic Control and Optimization of Dynamical Systems, IFAC-PapersOnLine, 51(1), 72-77, 2018.
  • D. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Structural and Aerodynamics Studies on Various Wing Configurations for Morphing", Automatic Control and Optimization of Dynamical Systems, IFAC-PapersOnLine, 51(1), 498-503, 2018.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali, M. I. Friswell and A. Arockiarajan, “Stabilization of limit cycles in the Lorenz attractor through the orbit closure method", In Indian Control Conference (ICC), IEEE, 235-239, 2018.
  • V. Pradeesh and S. Faruque Ali, “Active vibration control and shape morphing of thin plates using dynamic inversion technique", 11th Asian Control Conference (ASCC), IEEE, 2423-2428, 2017.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali, M. I. Friswell and A. Arockiarajan, “Creation and stabilization of limit cycles in chaotic attractors through closure of orbits", 11th Asian Control Conference (ASCC), IEEE, 653-658, 2017.
  • J. Warrier and S. Faruque Ali, “Control of ground resonance in helicopters using semi active damping", Indian Control Conference (ICC), IEEE, 111-116, 2017.
  • L. V. Pradeesh, and S. Faruque Ali, “Active vibration control of thin plate using optimal dynamic inversion technique", Automatic Control and Optimization of Dynamical Systems, IFAC-PapersOnLine, 49(1), 326-331, 2016.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Magneto-mechanically coupled energy harvesters", 1st IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics, Intelligent Control and Energy Systems (ICPEICES), IEEE, 1-5, 2016.
  • C. Madhav and S. Faruque Ali, “Harvesting energy from vibration absorber under random excitations", Automatic Control and Optimization of Dynamical Systems, IFAC-PapersOnLine, 49(1), 807-812, 2016.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “Enhanced energy harvesting from nonlinear oscillators via chaos control", Automatic Control and Optimization of Dynamical Systems, IFAC-PapersOnLine, 2016, 49(1), 35-40, 2016.
  • P. V. Malaji, S. Faruque Ali, S. Adhikari and M. I. Friswell, “Analysis of Harvesting Energy from Mistuned Multiple Harvesters with and without Coupling", Procedia Engineering, 144, 621-628, 2016.
  • V. Jaksic, C. Wright, A. Chanayil, S. Faruque Ali, J. Murphy and V. Pakrashi, “Performance of a single liquid column damper for the control of dynamic responses of a tension leg platform", Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 628(1), 1-8, 2015.
  • K. S. Karthik, S. Faruque Ali, S. Adhikari and M. I. Friswell, “Base excited hybrid energy harvesting", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, 978-982, 2013.
  • S. Dipak, M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Energy harvesting dynamic vibration absorber under random vibration", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, 1241-1246, 2013.
  • O. Bilgen, S. Faruque Ali, M. I. Friswell, G. Litak and M. De Angelis, “Non-linear piezoelectric vibration energy harvesting from a vertical cantilever beam with tip mass", ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, 1-17, 2013.
  • G. Litak, M. Coccolo, M. I. Friswell, S. Faruque Ali, S. Adhikari, A. W. Lees and O. Bilgen, “Nonlinear oscillations of an elastic inverted pendulum", 4th International Conference on Nonlinear Science and Complexity (NSC Proceedings), IEEE, 113-116, 2012.
  • S. Faruque Ali, C. Delattre, H. Rafaralahy, G. Didier, G. Jeandel and M. Boutayeb, “Control of transient coupled radiative-conductive heat transfer equation", IFAC Proceedings Volumes (IFACPapersOnline), 9(1), 424-429, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali, C. Delattre, M. Boutayeb, C. Fonte and F. Asllanaj, “An approximate modeling of 1d transient heat transfer in a gray participating medium", In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, IEEE, 5338-5343, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali and R. Padhi, “Optimal blood glucose regulation using single network adaptive critics", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Control Applications, 89-94, 2009.
  • S. Faruque Ali and R. Padhi, “Active vibration suppression of one-dimensional nonlinear structures using optimal dynamic inversion", 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Intelligent Control-Part of IEEE Multi-conference on Systems and Control, 573-577, 2008.
  • S. Faruque Ali, A. Ramaswamy and A.K. Agarwal, “Semi-active base isolation system for buildings using MR dampers", Proceedings of the World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, SMSST’07, 1-6, 2008.
  • S. Faruque Ali and P. Samui, “Confinement efficiency of R C columns with rectangular ties: A SVM approach", (2007) Proceedings of the 3rd Indian International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 926-940, 2007.
  • S. Faruque Ali and R. Padhi, “Active vibration suppression of beams with discrete actuators using optimal dynamic inversion", 9th International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision (ICARCV), IEEE, 1-6, 2006.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Benchmark control problem for highway bridge based on FLC", Proceedings of the Structures Congress and Exposition, 1-8, 2006.

  International Conference

  • M. Aravindan and S. Faruque Ali, “System size resonance in a 1-D array of noisy bistable piezoelectric harvesters", DSTA, Łódź, Poland, December 2-5, 2019.
  • M. Rajarathinam, V. Krishnan, M. Aravindan and S. Faruque Ali, “Investigation of piezoelectric and multiple electromagnetic hybrid vibration energy harvester", DSTA 2019, Łódź, Poland, December 2-5, 2019.
  • R. Kumar, S. Gupta and S. Faruque Ali, “Random Field Modeling and Analysis of Rotor Bladed Disc Sector Using a Data Driven PCE Based Approach", Proceedings of the ASME 2019 Gas Turbine India Conference, Chennai, India, December 5-6, 2019.
  • R. Kumar, S. Gupta and S. Faruque Ali, “Vibration Response of Randomly Parametered Mistuned Bladed Disc Using Stochastic Reduced Order Model", 7th International conference on Computational methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake engineering, Crete, Greece, June 24-26, 2019.
  • Rahul Kumar, Sayan Gupta, S F Ali, "A Data Driven PC Based Approach for Dynamic Analysis of Stochastically Parametered Plate with Square Cut", SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems (DS 19), 2019
  • R. Kumar, S. Gupta and S. Faruque Ali, “Dynamic Analysis of Stochastically Parametered Inhomogeneous Structures Using PCE based ROM", SIAM conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Utah, USA, May 19–23, 2019.
  • M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Harvesting energy from coupled piezoelectric and multiple electromagnetic harvesters", ECCM-ECFD, Glasgow, UK, June 11-15, 2018.
  • L. V. Pradeesh and S. F. Ali, "Active vibration control and shape morphing of thin plates using dynamic inversion technique", IEEE Xplore - 11th Asian Control Conference (2017), 2423-2428.
  • P. V. Malaji, M. Rajarathinam, V. Jaiswal, S. Faruque Ali and I. M. Howard, “Energy harvesting from dynamic vibration pendulum absorber", Structural Engineering Convention (SEC), CSIR-SERC, Chennai, India, December 21-23, 2016.
  • K. Rahul and S. Faruque Ali “Energy Harvesting Through Chaotic Motion of Double Pendulum", Conference on Nonlinear Systems and Dynamics (CNSD), IISER Kolkata, India, December 16-18, 2016.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A. Arockiarajan, “The Duffing-Holmes oscillator: A theoretical analysis of the magneto-elastic interactions", Conference on Nonlinear Systems and Dynamics (CNSD), IISER Kolkata, India, December 16-18, 2016,
  • M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Vibration based hybrid energy harvester for broadband harvesting", 6th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS), IIT–Bombay, India, June 27-July 1, 2016.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Magnetically coupled broad band piezoelectric energy harvesting", 6th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS), IIT–Bombay, India, June 27-July 1, 2016.
  • M. Rajarathinam and S. Faruque Ali, “Vibration based hybrid energy harvesting under harmonic excitations", International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP), IIT–Guwahati, India, December 14–17, 2015.
  • A. Kumar, S. Faruque Ali and A Arockiarajan, “Control of Inverted beam with tip mass", International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP), IIT–Guwahati, India, December 14–17, 2015.
  • P. V. Malaji and S. Faruque Ali, “Comparative study of mistuned cyclic and chained structures", 5th International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation, (ICCMS), ICSIR–SERC, Chennai, India, December 10-13, 2014.
  • A. Siddiqui and S. Faruque Ali, “Nonlinear control of vehicular vibrations", International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP), Lisbon, Portugal, September 9-12, 2013.
  • J. Keane, A. O’Sullivan, V. Jaksic, S. Faruque Ali and V. Pakrashi, “Effects of Road Surface Roughness on Energy Harvesting from Bridge-Vehicle Interaction", The 11th International Conference On Structural Safety & Reliability, Columbia University, New York City, USA, June 16-20, 2013.
  • S. Faruque Ali, “Vibration Energy Harvesting", The 9th International Workshop on Advanced Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology (ANCRiSST), UNIST, Ulsan, Korea, July 18-21, 2012.
  • J. Keane, A. O’Sullivan, V. Jaksic, S. Faruque Ali and V. Pakrashi, “Energy Harvesting from Beam-Moving Oscillator Interaction" The 8th International Workshop on Advanced Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, (ANCRiSST), IISc Bangalore, India, July, 2012.
  • M. I. Friswell, S. Adhikari and S. Faruque Ali, “Energy harvesting from ambient excitation" EuroMech Colloquium 530: Structural Control and Energy Harvesting, Bristol, UK, July, 2011.
  • S. Faruque Ali, S. Venkatesha and A. Ramaswamy, “Hybrid base-isolation based vibration control: an experimental and analytical study" Proceedings of the Structural Engineering Convention (SEC-2010), India, December 8-10, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali, C. Delattre, H. Rafaralahy, G. Didier, G. Jeandel and M. Boutayeb, “Control of transient coupled radiative-conductive heat transfer equation" 12th IFAC Symposium on Large Scale Systems: Theory and Applications (IFAC LSS), IFAC, Ecole Centrale de Lille, Villenevue d’Ascq, France, July 12-14, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Comparative performance of nonlinear and intelligent control algorithms", 5th World Conference on Structural Control and Monitoring (5WCSCM), IASCM, Tokyo, Japan, July 12-14, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali and S. Adhikari, “Control of a class of non-linear stochastic partial differential equations", IV European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM), Paris, France, May 16-21, 2010.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “GA Optimized Semi-Active Adaptive Fuzzy Logic Control for Stay Cable Vibration", Structural Engineering World Congress (SEWC), Bangalore, India, November 3-7, 2007.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “FLC-MR Damper Control of Stay Cable Nonlinear Vibration", Civil Engineering in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges (CENeM), Bengal Engineering and Science University, Kolkata, India, January 11-14, 2007.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “FLC Based Semi-Active Control of Buildings using Magnetorheological Dampers", 2nd International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India, December 10-12, 2006.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Vibration Control of Cable-supported Bridge Using Semi-Active Tendon & Fuzzy Logic Control", In: Paper Accepted for presentation at the IABSE Congress, Budapest, Hungary, 2006.
  • S. Faruque Ali and R. Padhi, “Vibration Control of Nonlinear Beams Using Optimal Dynamic Inversion with Discrete Actuators", 2nd International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation, (ICCMS), Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India, December 10-12, 2006.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Non-linear Modeling and Control of Cable-stay system under Tower flexibility using Passive and Semi-active Control", Proceedings of the Structural Engineering Convention (SEC), IISc Bangalore, India, December 14-16, 2005.

  National Conference

  • S. Faruque Ali, “Backstepping Based Magnetorheological Damper Monitoring for Structural Control", First Annual Students Symposium, Dept. of Civil Engineering, IISc, Bangalore, India, July 9-10, 2008,
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Optimal Preview Active Control of Structures During Earthquakes Using Feed-Back and Feed-Forward data", National Conference on Recent Advancement on Structural Engineering (NCRASE), JNTU-Kakinada, AP, India, Febraury, 2006.
  • S. Faruque Ali and A. Ramaswamy, “Review and Development of Vibration Control Strategies for Cable Supported Bridges", National Symposium on Structural Dynamics, Random Vibration and Earthquake Engineering (NSDD), IISc Bangalore, July 22-23, 2005.

 Graduate Courses

  • AM5030 : Linear Dynamical Systems
  • AM5290 : Dynamics of Structures
  • AM6291 : Computational Structural Dynamics
  • AM5116 : Structural Control
  • AM5620 : Theory of Plates and Shells
  • AM5400 : Experiemental Stress Analysis Lab

 Undergraduate Courses

  • AM2200 : Strength of Materials @ IIT-Palakkad
  • AM2200 : Strength of Materials
  • AM1100 : Engineering Mechanics
  • AM2540 : Strength of Materials Laboratory

 VEHC-Lab Members

 Doctoral Research Scholars (Ph.D.)

  • Vishnu L. Pradeesh
  • Rahul Kumar
  • Aghna Mukherjee
  • Juturu Swetha
  • Shubhanshu Maheshwari
  • M. Aravindan
  • Deepak Kumar
  • Giri Abhijit
  • Srimanta Lal De

 Master of Science Scholar (M.S.)

  • T. Rohit Gurav
  • Mohammad Reyaz Ahmad Vali
  • Dalroti Mohammad Huzefabhai
  • Rajasekar S
  • S. Patel Hirenkumar
  • Deen Mohommad

 Master of Technology Students (M.Tech)

  • Rushikesh Pravin Shinde

 Alumni of the Group

  • Soumi Bhattacharyya
  • Aravind Kumar
  • Rajarathinam. M
  • Pradeep V Malaji
  • Jayachandran Warrier
  • Indraneel Hazra
  • Arshad M. Siddiqui
  • Vinothkrishnan V
  • Suraj Gupta
  • Akash Surendra Mundwaik
  • ShyamDas
  • Pettiwala Mohamed Salman
  • Madhav Channavazzala
  • C. Afeef
  • M. Vyshakh
  • Chintakindi Sai Rahul Prasad
  • K. Sashadri
  • Dipak Sagar

 Sponsored Research Projects

  • Design and analysis of a hybrid energy harvesting | New Faculty Seed Grant – IIT Madras | 2013 – 2016 | INR 22.50 lac.
  • Studies on multi-frequency energy harvester | Young Scientist Scheme – DST | 2016 – 2019 | INR 30.90 lac.
  • Analytical and experimental studies on PDE control of structures | Aeronautical Research and Development Board – DRDO | 2016 – 2019 | INR 34.15 lac.
  • Modeling and analysis of mistuned rotor blade systems | Gas Turbine Research Establishment – DRDO | 2017 – 2020 | INR 86.30 lac | Co-PI: Prof. S. Gupta and Prof. A. Arockiarajan under CoPT.
  • Design of camber morphing | Aeronautical Development Establishment – DRDO | 2017 – 2022 | INR 222.20 lac | Co-PI: Prof. S. Kerelaverma and Prof. A. Arockiarajan under CoPT.

 Industrial Consultancy

  • Stress Analysis of lower weight optimized flap design for quick closing non return valve | Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd. – BHEL | 2016: 3 months | INR 2.20 lac | Co-PI: Prof. S. Gupta and Prof. A. Arockiarajan.
  • Optimization of AUSC safety valve through flow dynamics and combined structural and thermal analys | Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd. – BHEL | 2016 – 2017 | INR 6.21 lac | Co-PI: Prof. S. Gupta, Prof. D. Chatterjee and Prof. A. Arockiarajan.
  • Energy Generations from Moving Vehicles on Road | S S Industries – Bangalore | 2016 – 2019 | INR 5.10 lac | Co-PI: Prof. A. Arockiarajan.

 International Projects

  • Analysis and control of smart structural systems with uncertainty | Newton Funding – Royal Society, UK | 2010 – 2011 | GPB 159000.
  • Nonlinear energy harvesting | Newton Alumnus Funding – Royal Society, UK | 2012 – 2013 | GPB 6000.
  • Energy harvesting under uncertain environment | Newton Alumnus Funding – Royal Society, UK | 2013 – 2014 | GPB 6000.
  • Low frequency energy generation | Newton Alumnus Funding – Royal Society, UK | 2014 – 2015 | GPB 6000. Energy harvesting from multi-ferroics | DAAD Funding – Germany | 2015 – 2016 | EURO 4200.
  • Harvesting energy through control of high energy orbits in mechanical systems | Newton Alumnus Funding – Royal Society, UK | 2016 – 2017 | GPB 6000.