The Ohio eminent scholar Prof. Bharat Bhushan conducted GIAN course on Bio and Nanotechnology and Biomimetics
  1. M. K. Dounkal, R. K. Bhan, N. Kumar, "Effects of various loading on the performance of MEMS cantilever beam for in-field tuning of sensors and actuators for high temperature and harsh environment applications" Microsystem Technologies (accepted).

  2. A. K. Tiwari, A. Kumar, N. Kumar, C. Prakash,"Investigation on micro-residual stress distribution near hole using nanoindentation: Effect of drilling speed" Measurement and control (accepted).

  3. Yadav, J. P.; Yadav R.N.; Sihota, P.; Chen, Hongbo; Wang, Chenguang; Sun, Changquan; Kumar, Navin; Bansal, Arvind; Jain, Sanyog, Single crystal plasticity defies bulk-phase mechanics in Isoniazid cocrystals with analogous coformers" Crystal Growth & Design (ACS), 2019,19, 4465-4475 (Impact Factor 4.15).

  4. A. Kumar, N. Kumar, R. Das, P. Lakhani, B. Bhushan, In vivo structural dynamic analysis of the dragonfly wing: The effect of stigma as its modulator", Volume 377, Issue 2150, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A.

  5. P. Sihota , R Yadav , V. Dhiman , S. Bhadada , V. Mehandia, N. Kumar, Investigation of diabetic patient’s fingernail quality to monitor type 2 diabetes induced tissue damage, Scientific Reports (Nature), Scientific Reports, 9, Article number: 3193 (2019), (Impact factor 4.122).

  6. Karan Saini, Dennis Discher and Navin Kumar, Static and Time-dependent Mechanical Response of Organic Matrix of Bone, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Volume 91, 2019, Pages 315-325 (Impact Factor 3.23)

  7. J. Jyoti, A. Kumar, P. Lakhani, N. Kumar, B. Bhushan, Structural properties and their influence on the prey retention in the Spider web, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 377: 20180271, 2018 (DOI 10.1098/rsta.2018.0271.)

  8. R. Das, R. N. Yadav, P. Sihota, P. Uniyal, N. Kumar and B. Bhushan, Biomechanical Evaluation of Wasp and Honeybee Stingers, Scientific Reports (Nature), 14945, 2018 (Impact factor 4.122)

  9. J. P. Yadav, B. Yadav, N. Kumar, A. K. Bansal, and S. Jain, Revealing the role of structural features in bulk mechanical performance of ternary molecular solids of Isoniazid, ACS Molecular Pharmaceutics, 15(11):5252-5262, 2018, (impact factor 4.556)

  10. G. Sapra, P. Kumar, N. Kumar, R. Vig, M. Sharma, "Effect of processing conditions on the electrical resistance of MWCNT/epoxy nanocomposite based strain sensors Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 2018, (Accepted)

  11. A. S. Minha, S.Singh, J. Malhotra, N. Kumar, Machine deterioration identification for multiple nature of faults based on autoregressive-approximate entropy approach, Life Cycle Reliability and Safety Engineering, 2018, (accepted)

  12. Dev Gurera, Bharat Bhushan, Navin Kumar, Lessons from Mosquitoes’ Painless Piercing, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Volume 84, 2018, Pages 178-187 (Impact Factor 3.23)

  13. Abhishek Tiwari and Navin Kumar, Establishing the Relationship between Loading Parameters and Bone Adaptation, Medical Engineering & Physics, Volume 56, June 2018, Pages 16-26 (Impact factor 1.92)

  14. S. A. Bansal, A. P. Singh, A. Kumar, S. Kumar, Navin Kumar, J. K. Goswamy, Improved mechanical performance of bisphenol-A graphene-oxide nano-composites, Journal of Composite Materials, 2017

  15. Yadav, J Prakash; Khomane, K; Modi, S.; Ugale, B; Yadav, R N; Nagaraja, C. M.; Kumar N; Bansal, A, Correlating single crystal structure, nano-mechanical and bulk compaction behavior of Febuxostat polymorphs", Molecular Pharmaceutics, ACS, 2017, Mar 6;14(3): 866-874 (impact factor 4.556).

  16. P. Jindal, R N Yadav, Navin Kumar, Dynamic mechanical characterisation of PC/MWCNT composites under variable temperature conditions, Iran Polym J. June 2017, Volume 26, Issue 6, pp 445–452

  17. Sukhjeet Singh and Navin Kumar, Detection of Bearing Faults in Mechanical Systems using Stator Current Monitoring, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INDUSTRIAL INFORMATICS, Volume: 13, Issue: 3, June 2017, (Impact factor 6.76)

  18. T. Jaina, Sneha S., S. R. Modi, B. Ugale, R. N. Yadav, Navin Kumar, C.M. Nagaraja, A. K. Bansal, Effect of differential surface anisotropy on performance of two plate shaped crystals of aspirin form, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol. 99, 2017, 318–327 impact factor 3.77

  19. R. Das, A. Kumar, Anurag Patel, Sahil Vijay, Shashank Saurabh, Navin Kumar Biomechanical characterization of spider webs, Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials, vol 67, 2017, 101–109, (Impact Factor 3.23)

  20. S. Sharma, R. Chandra, P. Kumar, N. Kumar, Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanofiber Reinforced Polymer Composites-Molecular Dynamics Approach, The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials, June 2016, Volume 68, Issue 6, pp 1717–1727

  21. B. K. Sarabi, M. Sharma, D. Kaur, N. Kumar, A novel technique for generating desired vibrations in structure, Integrated Ferroelectrics, 2016, 176:1, 236-250

  22. S. Sharma, R. Chandra, P Kumar, N Kumar, Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Functionalized SWCNT/Polymer Composites, Journal of Composite Materials, 2016, DOI: 10.1177/0021998316628973

  23. S. Sharma, R. Chandra, P Kumar, N Kumar, Molecular dynamics simulation of polymer/carbon nanotube composites, Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica, Volume 28, Issue 4, August 2015, Pages 409–418.

  24. S. Sharma, R. Vig and N. Kumar,Temperature compensation in a smart structure by application of DC bias on piezoelectric patches, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2016, Volume: 27 issue: 18, page(s): 2524-2535 (impact factor 2.219)

  25. S. Sharma, R. Vig and N. Kumar, Effect of Electric Field and Temperature on Dielectric Constant and Piezoelectric Coefficient of Piezoelectric Materials: A Review, Integrated Ferroelectrics: An International Journal, Volume 167, Issue 1, 2015

  26. S. Sharma, R. Vig and N. Kumar, Finite element modelling of smart piezo structure: considering dependence of piezoelectric coefficients on electric field, , Mechanics Based Design of Structures and Machines, Vol 44, issue,4, 2015

  27. S. Sharma, R. Vig and N. Kumar, Active vibration control: considering effect of electric field on coefficients of PZT patches, Smart Structures and System, Vol 16, No 6, 2015.

  28. S. Sharma, R. Chandra, P Kumar, N Kumar, Molecular Level Analysis of Carbon Nanofiber Reinforced Polymer Composites, Journal of Composite Materials, 2015, Volume: 50 issue: 13, page(s): 1787-1804 (impact factor 1.61)

  29. P.S. Brown, E.L. Talbot, T.J. Wood, M.J. Egan, J.J. Wu, K. Saini, N. Kumar, C.D. Bain, J.P.S. Badyal, Controlling Picolitre Droplet Impact Dynamics by Tailoring the Solid Subsurface, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Volume 481, 20 September 2015, Pages 215–221. 2015 (Impact Factor 2.82)

  30. S. Sharma, R. Chandra, P Kumar, N Kumar, Thermo-mechanical characterization of multi-walled carbon nanotube reinforced poly-carbonate composites: Molecular dynamics approach, Comptes rendus Mecanique, Volume 343, Issues 5–6, May–June 2015, Pages 371–396.

  31. Karan Saini and Navin Kumar, Mechanical Response of Collagen Molecule under Hydrostatic Compression, Materials Science and Engineering C, Volume 49, 2015, Pages 720–726 (Elsevier Journal, Impact Factor 5.086)

  32. A K Tiwari, A R Patel, N Kumar, Investigation of strain rate on residual stress distribution, Materials and Design 65, 2015, 1041-1047 (Elsevier Journal, Impact factor 4.523

  33. K. Saini and N. Kumar, Effect of Surface Crack and its Size on Mechanical Characteristics of Gold Nano-wires, Procedia Materials Science, Volume 6, 2014, Pages 161–170

  34. S. Singh and N. Kumar, Combined Rotor fault diagnosis in rotating machinery using Empirical Mode Decomposition, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 2014, Volume 28, Issue 12, pp 4869-4879.

  35. S. Singh and N. Kumar, Rotor faults diagnosis using Artificial Neural Networks and Support Vector Machines, International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration, Vol. 20, No. 3, 203

  36. S. Singh, A. Kumar, N. Kumar, Motor Current Signature Analysis for Bearing Fault Detection in Mechanical Systems. Procedia Materials Science, Volume 6, 2014, Pages 171–177

  37. S. Sharma, R. Chandra, P Kumar, N. Kumar, Effect of Stone–Wales and vacancy defects on elastic moduli of carbon 4 nanotubes and their composites using molecular dynamics simulation, 2014, Computational Materials Science, Volume 86, 15 April 2014, Pages 1–8 (Elsevier Journal, Impact factor, 2.53)

  38. K. Saini and Navin Kumar, Torsional Deformation Behavior of Cracked Gold Nano-wires, Acta Mechanica, March 2014, Volume 225, Issue 3, pp 687-700 (Impact factor 2.13)

  39. P. Jindal, M. Goyal and Navin Kumar, “Modeling Composites of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Polycarbonate,” International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics 14:542–551, 2013

  40. P. Jindal, M.Goyal and Navin Kumar, Mechanical characterization of multiwalled carbon nanotubes-polycarbonate composites, Materials and Design Volume 54,Pages 864–868, 2014 (Elsevier Journal, Impact factor, 4.52)


  41. Navin Kumar and S. P. Singh, Vibration Control of Curved Panel Using Smart Damping, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, Volume 30, July 2012, Pages 232–247 (Elsevier Journal, Impact factor, 4.37)

  42. Navin Kumar and Kishore Pochiraju, Dynamics of Virial Stress in Gold Lattic after Crack Initiation, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers,Vol.226 Part C: J. Mechanical Engineerting Science Page: 358-366

  43. Navin Kumar and S. P. Singh, Experimental Study on Vibration and Damping of Curved Panel Treated with Constrained Viscoelastic Layer, Composite Structures, 2010, 92, 233–243. (Elsevier Journal, Impact factor, 4.10).

  44. Navin Kumar and S. P. Singh, Vibration and damping characteristics of beams with active constrained layer treatments under parametric variations, Materials and Design, 2009, 30, 4162–4174 (Elsevier Journal, Impact factor, 4.52).

  45. Navin Kumar, Sanjay Meena, S. P. Singh and B. C. Nakra, Vibration control of plate with partially covered active constrained layer damping, 2009, Advances in Vibration Engineering, 4 vol. 8, 327-338.