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Research Interests

Advanced machining processes, sustainable manufacturing, green machining Sustainable Cooling & Lubrication- Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL), Machinability enhancement of difficult-to-machine materials such as Titanium Grade 2, 4 and 5. Weldability of Various Materials i.e. 3CR12 Stainless Steel, and the optimization of welding parameters.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production


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