Mechanical Engineering

 

Name of the Faculty: Dr. Vikas M. Phalle

Head & Associate Professor 

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(Date of Joining -VJTI:31/03/2000)

 

 

 

 

CONTACT 

 

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FAX : +(91)(22)24102874
Office: 022-24198225 (GUI LAB)


 

 

 

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Development of  Fluid Film Journal Bearing Test-Rig
  • Tribology
  • Optimization of Bearing
  • Advanced Machine Design and Vibration
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ph. D. IITR, Roorkee 2011
  • M.E. Machine Design (Mechanical Engineering) Year 2004. (V.J.T.I. University of Mumbai)
  • B.E. (Mechanical Engineering) Year 1993(Shivaji University, Kolhapur)
WORK EXPERIENCE: 20 Years (Teaching-19Yrs, Industy-01 Yrs, Research-07 Yrs)

  • Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, V.J.T.I. Matunga Mumbai, since Aug 2009 to till date
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, V.J.T.I. Matunga Mumbai, 2006-2009.
  •  Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, V.J.T.I. Matunga Mumbai, 2000-2006.
  • Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, B.V.C.O.E. Navi Mumbai, 1994-2000.
ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

  • COURSES DEVELOPED:
Ø  P G COURSES (M. Tech. Machine Design, CAD/CAM & Automation, Automobile Engg. )

      • Design of power transmission system
      • Design of power transmission system for automobile
      • Advanced Machine Design
      • Tribology
Ø  U G COURSES (Mechanical Engineering)

      • B.E.(SEM-VII/VIII): Machine Design I, Machine Design II
      • T.E.(SEM-V/VI): Theory of Machine, Design of Machine Elements, Mechanical Vibration, Engineering Design (Prod)
      • S.E.(SEM-III/IV): Machine Drawing, Kinematics of Machinery
      • S.E. (Sem-V):.  Theory of Machine (Prod)
  • Schools/Workshops Organised:
(i)                  Convener for “A National Level Doctoral Consortium for Research Scholars in “Industrial Engg./Production Engg./ Mechanical Engg./ Automobile/Metallurgy/ Operations Management/HRD”,  at VJTI on 11th January 2013.

(ii)                Faculty development programme “Advances in Fault Diagnosis of Rotating Machines and Fluid Film Bearing” held from Monday, June 10 – 14, 2013 at the Mechanical Engineering Department, V.J.T.I. Matunga, Mumbai through TEQIP_II funding.

(iii)              Faculty development programme “Mechatronics” to be held from Monday, June 10 – 14, 2013 at the Mechanical Engineering Department, V.J.T.I. Matunga, Mumbai through TEQIP_II funding.

(iv)               Faculty development programme “Advanced Machine Design” held from Monday, Nov 02 – 06, 2013 at the Mechanical Engineering Department, V.J.T.I. Matunga, Mumbai.

  • International Visits:
    • 68th STLE Annual Meeting, Detroit, Michigan (USA) May 05-09, 2013.
 

·         LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

    • Papers in Refereed Journals
  1. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle, S.C. Jain,  “Performance of a noncircular 2-lobe multirecess hydrostatic journal bearing with wear”, Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, Vol. 64, Issue 3, pp. 171 – 181, 2012.
  2. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle, and S. C. Jain, "Combined Influence of Wear and Misalignment of Journal on the Performance Analysis of 3-Lobe Three-Pocket Hybrid Journal Bearing Compensated with Capillary Restrictor," ASME Journal of Tribology, Vol. 134 / 011703-11, 2012.
  3. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle, and S. C. Jain, “Performance of a Noncircular 2-Lobe Multirecess Hydrostatic Journal Bearing with Wear”, Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, Vol. 64 Iss: 3, pp. 171 – 181,2012.
  4. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle, and S. C. Jain, “Influence of Wear on the Performance of a Multirecess Conical Hybrid Journal Bearing Compensated with Orifice Restrictor,” Tribology International,Vol.44,pp.1754-1764,2011.
  5. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle, and S. C. Jain, "Performance Analysis of a Multirecess Capillary Compensated Conical Hydrostatic Journal Bearing System," Tribology International. Vol.44 (5),pp.617-626,2011.
  6. Vikas M. Phalle, Satish C. Sharma and S.C. Jain, “Influence of Wear on the Performance of a 2-lobe Multirecess Hybrid Journal Bearing System Compensated with Membrane Restrictor”, Tribology International,Vol.44(4),pp.380-395,2011.
  • Papers in Refereed International and National Conferences
 

  1. Vikas M. Phalle and Satish C. Sharma, “Influence of Wear on the Performance of Four-Pocket/Six-Pocket Conical Journal Bearing System compensated with Constant Flow Valve Restrictor”, 2013 STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, to be held May 5-9, 2013 at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
  2. Vikas M. Phalle and Satish C. Sharma, “Influence of Wear Depth Parameter on the Performance of Four-Pocket Hybrid Conical Journal Bearing system”, Proc. Of  8th International Conference on Industrial Tribology (ICIT-2012), 7 – 9 December 2012, Pune (India).
  3. Vikas M. Phalle and Satish C. Sharma, “Performance Analysis of Worn Misaligned 4-Lobe Multirecess Hybrid Journal Bearing System Compensated with Orifice Restrictor” Proceedings of the ASME/STLE 2012 International Joint Tribology Conference, IJTC2012, Denver, Colorado, USA,  IJTC2012- 61018, October 8-10, 2012,
  4. Vikas M. Phalle, Satish C. Sharma and S.C. Jain, “Influence of Wear on the Performance of a 2-Lobe Four-Pocket Hydrostatic Journal Bearing Compensated with Capillary Restrictor”, Proc. of the 5th International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME-2011), S.V. National Institute of Technology, Surat, Gujarat, India, June 06-08, pp.783-787,2011.
  5. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle, and S. C. Jain, “Influence of Wear and Method of Compensation on the Performance of 2-Lobe Multirecess Hybrid Journal Bearing System”,STLE-2011 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Hilton Atlanta,255 Courtland St Ne,Atlanta, Ga. (USA), May 15-19, 2011.
  6. Vikas M. PhalleSatish C. Sharma and S. C. Jain, “Performance characteristics of 3-lobe three-pocket hybrid journal bearing system compensated with orifice restrictor by considering the influence of wear,” ICIT-2010, Ranchi, 2-4 Dec. 2010
  7. Satish C. Sharma, Vikas M. Phalle and S. C. Jain, “Performance of Noncircular 2-Lobe Multirecess Constant Flow Valve Compensated Hybrid Journal Bearing by Considering Wear”, STLE 2010, Bally's Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, May 16-20, 2010.
  8. Vikas M. Phalle, Satish C. Sharma, and S. C. Jain, “A Study of Noncircular 2-Lobe Multirecess Hydrostatic Worn Journal Bearing with Orifice Compensation”, 54th Congress of ISTAM (An International Meet), Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, New Delhi, December 18-21, 2009.
  9. E. Vijaya Kumar, Vikas M. Phalle, Satish C. Sharma and S. C. Jain,  “Performance of 4-pocket capillary compensated worn hybrid journal bearing”, 3rd international Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS09) IIT-Bombay, Mumbai-400 076, INDIA , December 1-5,  2009.
  10. E. Vijaya Kumar, Vikas M. Phalle, Satish C. Sharma and S.C. Jain, “Analysis of a Worn Multirecess Hydrostatic Journal Bearing System”, Proceedings of ASME IDETC/CIE 2009, San Diego, California, USA, Aug. 30- Sep.2, 2009.
  11. Mr. V. M. Phalle and Mr. Yogesh S. Dangle, “CFD Performance Analyasis of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Tribology – 2008.
  12. Mr. Vivek  S.  Meshram and Mr. V. M.  Phalle, “Design of crankshaft journal bearing and fluid   flow analysis   using CFX software”, Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Tribology, ICIT-2006
19.  Vikas M. Phalle and Aniket A. Takale, “CFD analysis for pressure distribution and performance analysis of a hydrodynamic journal bearing system”, 2013 International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, to be held May 29-31, 2013 at COEP, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

20.  Vikas M. Phalle and Santosh A. Bansode, “CFD analysis with temperature effect on the

performance of a finite length hydrodynamic journal bearing system”, 2013 International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, to be held May 29-31, 2013 at COEP, Pune, Maharashtra, India.

21.  Vikas M. Phalle and Prathamesh S. Kolte, “Optimial design for patch reinforcement in notched composite plate”, 2013 International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, to be held May 29-31, 2013 at COEP, Pune, Maharashtra, India

 

22.  Vikas M. Phalle and Prathamesh S. Kolte, “Analysis and quantifying effects of patch covering for hole in composite plates”, 2013 International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology, to be held May 15-17 at Sinhgad Institute of Technology and Science, Lonavala, Pune, India

 

23.  Vikas M. Phalle and Manoj Botre, “Optimization of CSPFI of maneuvering assembly using ANNOVA”, 2013 International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, to be held May 29-31, 2013 at COEP, Pune, Maharashtra, India

 

24.  Vikas M. Phalle and Manoj Botre, “Finite Element Analysis of CSPFI of Manoeuvering assembly”, 2013 International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Technology, to be held May 15-17 at Sinhgad Institute of Technology and Science, Lonavala, Pune, India

 

25.  Vikas M. Phalle and Kashyap Y Anandpara, “Green Ideas Competition”, 2013 IIT Bhu, India

 

26.  Vikas M. Phalle and Kashyap Y Anandpara, “Ideas and Innovation in green Technology”, 2013 Amity Delhi, India

 

  1. List of Papers presented in proceedings of National Conferences:
 

  1. Vikas M. Phalle, Satish C. Sharma and S.C. Jain, “Reduction of Friction of 2-Lobe Four Pocket Hybrid Journal Bearing by Offsetting Bearing Shells”, Proc. of National Tribology Conference – 2011, I.I.T.R.,Roorkee, Uttarakhand,  India, December 8-10, pp.125-130, 2011.
  2. Mr. S. K. Kamble and Vikas M. Phalle, Seminar on Mechanical Vibration- Analysis and Diagnosis at Pravara Rural Engineering College, Loni, Maharashtra, 24-26 March 2007
  3. Vikas M. Phalle and Mr Sonar, “Tribo Design”, Sun Rising technologies (NCSRT-05), Parshvanath College of Engineering, Thane, Mumbai (India), 18-19 November 2005.
 

OTHER SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES

    • Reviewer for the following technical journals:
                                                              i.  Journal of Tribology Transaction (Taylor & Francis group)

                                                              ii.  Lubrication Science (Wiley)

                                                              iii.  Tribology International (Elsevier)

    • Membership of professional bodies
                                                              i.   Life member of Indian Society for Technical Education                                                                                    (ISTE LM-22516)

                                                              ii.  Life member of Tribology Society of India (TSI LM-3792)

                                                             iii.  Senior Member of “Indian Institute of Industrial                                                                                                Engineering”, Navi Mumbai (SMIIE 10036)

                                                             iv.   Treasurer of Tribology Society of India (TSI) Mumbai-Pune Chapter 2013-2014

    • Department PG admission coordinator, 2005-2007
 

CURRENT RESEARCH/STUDENT TEAM

·         05  Ph.D students.  (ongoing)

·         09  (M.Tech, ongoing)- 25 Completed

·         01 (B.Tech, ongoing) 20 Completed

PERSONAL HOMEPAGE

Openings for prospective students

·   M.Tech students: The following three projects are available. Introductory details are given under each project. Interested students should meet me in my office for a discussion. Send me an email mentioning your cell no. and a preferred time for meeting.

1.Vibration and fault diagnosis

2.Advanced Machine Design

3.Tribology

4.Investment casting

·   B.Tech students: The following three projects are available. Introductory details are given under each project. Interested students should meet me in my office for a discussion. Send me an email mentioning your cell no. and a preferred time for meeting.

1.Bearing Design

2.FEA

3.Vibration and fault diagnosis

 

(Last modified  Jan  16, 2014)