PhD in Engineering from University of Cambridge Dynamics and vibrations group .
Thesis title: Vibration and Shock amplification of Drilling tools.
MS in Ocean engineering from IIT Madras Department of Ocean Engineering.
Bachelors (B-Tech) in mechanical engineering from Calicut University N.S.S College of Engineering.
Engineer at General Electric Bangalore from 2006-2008 primarily working on Wind Turbine.
Post Doc at Swansea University on an EPSRC funded project Engineering Non-linearity involving University of Cambridge, Bristol, Sheffield and Southampton and nine industrial partners.
Wave structure interaction
Vibration of complex structures
Drillstring-Borehole Interaction: Backward Whirl Instabilities and Axial Loading by K Vijayan, N Vlajic & MI Friswell Meccanica - (2017)
Non-linear energy harvesting from coupled impacting beams. by K. Vijayan, M. I. Friswell, H. H. Khodaparast and S. Adhikari International Journal of Mechanical Sciences. Volumes 96-97 101-109 (2015)
Shock amplication, curve veering and suppression using damping by K. Vijayan, J. Woodhouse Journal of Sound and Vibration 333 (5) 1379-1389 (2014)
Shock transmission in a coupled beam system by K. Vijayan, J. Woodhouse Journal of Sound and Vibration 332 (16) 3681-3695 (2013)
Shock transmission and eigenvalue veering within a coupled system by K. Vijayan, J. Woodhouse Journal of Acoustical society of America Vol. 130 - (2011)
Control of ship roll motion by active fins using fuzzy- logic. by S. Surendran, Kiran V International Journal of Ships and O ffshore Structures Vol 2 11-20 (2007)
Studies on the feasibility of ship control using fins. by S. Surendran, Kiran V International Journal of Ships and O shore Structures Vol 2 357-365 (2006)
Shock transmission within coupled system by K. Vijayan, J. Woodhouse ISMA 2010 International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering - (2010)
The Influence of Drillstring-Borehole Interaction on Backward Whirl by K. Vijayan, N. Vlajic, M. I. Friswell ISMA 2014 International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering, - (2014)
Energy harvesting in a coupled system using nonlinear impact by K. Vijayan, M. I. Friswell, H. H. Khodaparast and S. Adhikari Structural health monitoring, 255-261 (2014)
Drillstring Dynamics and Backward Whirl Behaviour Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)
Study of the CO2 Pathways in Indian Ocean Department of Science and Technology(DST)
Uncertainity in Vibration Transmission of a Complex Structure Like Ship ISIRD, SRIC
Chinmaya Ranjan Barik
Area of Research: drilling vibration
Kshitij Rakesh Shrivastava
Area of Research: Marine structural dynamics
Navinder Singh Bhamra
Area of Research: Fluid structure interaction
Area of Research: Vibration