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Research Scientist

Dr. Anupam Vivekphoto of Dr. Anupam Vivek


B.Tech, Mfg Sc. Engg, IIT Kharagpur 

MS, PhD, Mat Sc. Eng, Ohio State University

Vice Chairman, Sheet metal forming subgroup, International Impulse Forming Group


Experimental design and analysis for impulse-based metal forming for joining, welding, cutting and forming, terminal ballistics

Selected Publications:

Vivek, A., et al. "Vaporizing foil actuator: A tool for collision welding." Journal of Materials Processing Technology 213.12 (2013): 2304-2311.

Vivek, A., K-H. Kim, and G. S. Daehn. "Simulation and instrumentation of electromagnetic compression of steel tubes." Journal of Materials Processing Technology 211.5 (2011): 840-850.

Vivek, A., et al. "Accessing collision welding process window for titanium/copper welds with vaporizing foil actuators and grooved targets." Journal of Materials Processing Technology 214.8 (2014): 1583-1589.


photo of Dr. Sajun Prasad KasiDr. K. Sajun Prasad


PhD, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

M.Tech in Design Engineering, BITS Pilani-Hyderabad

B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering, Kerala University


Numerical modelling of forming processes, Powder compaction, Sheet metal forming, Constitutive modeling, Material characterization

Selected Publications:

Prasad et al. “Prediction of fracture and deep drawing behavior of solution treated Inconel-718 sheets: Numerical modeling and experimental validation” Materials Science and Engineering: A 733, 393-407, 2018.

Prasad et al. “Effect of solution treatment on deep drawability of IN718 sheets: Experimental analysis and metallurgical characterization” Materials Science and Engineering: A 727, 97-112, 2018.

Prasad et al. “Prediction Capability of Constitutive Models for Inconel 718 Sheets Deformed at Various Elevated Temperatures and Strain Rates” Materials Performance and Characterization 8 (5), 2019.