alexa Virtual Tests For Studies In Impact Engineering And Prototype Testing
ISSN: 2169-0316

Industrial Engineering & Management
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading Please wait..

International Summit on Industrial Engineering
December 08-10, 2014 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Francisco Airport, USA

Nittala Surya Venkata Kameswara Rao
Keynote: Ind Eng Manage
DOI: 10.4172/2169-0316.S1.001
Virtual Testing and Virtual Labs are increasingly being used to test, analyze and design industrial structures and components using simulation and modelling. These components and assemblies are subjected to impact loads due to collisions, fabrication problems, accidents e.g. vehicles, flying objects, missiles, structures etc. To assess safety and damage caused due impact, standard tests such as Hammer drop tests and Charpy tests are conducted on models in the laboratories and prototype tests in the field. Impact loads being intensive, which might cause the fracture and damage of the prototype, these experimental approaches are very costly to carry out repetitively. As an alternative, virtual tests which are nondestructive dynamic tests, can estimate the impact response of structures economically and expeditiously as per standard procedures and can then be extended to prototype testing of components and assemblies of any shape and size after calibrating the virtual experiment. These virtual impact tests are developed using the finite element code, ABAQUS to model the objects and simulate the response of the components as per standard procedures. The simulated impact response of the structure can be refined and calibrated using the analytical and experimental results available for subsequent applications involving variations in sizes, shapes and configurations. The contact interaction analysis is very essential in modeling the impact incidents. In these studies, the general contact interaction algorithm is used to model the contact and the accuracy of the results has been verified using analytical and experimental results. Thus these virtual tests can be used to predict the response of assemblies of any arbitrary size, shape and material properties. They can be applied to assess the safety and damage of structures and even quality control and subsequently improve the impact resistance of the prototype iteratively. They can also be used for educational and training purposes.
Professor Kameswara Rao did PhD from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He was teaching in IIT Kanpur continuously since 1966 and joined Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia in 2004 and continuing. He held several academic and administrative positions during the last 50 years of service. He published more than 150 papers in Journals and Conferences and also authored 4 books, the last one in 2011 published by John Wiley and Sons. He is serving as a reviewer and editorial board member of technical journals. He was a consultant to several projects of national importance. Chong Chee Siang currently is doing her PhD in Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia. She has earned her Master of Engineering degree from Universiti Malaysia Sabah by completing thesis of ?Dynamic response of beams due to impact load? in 2013. Kenneth TeoTze Kin received his BEng (Hons) degree from University of Leicester in 1997 and Master of Science from Universiti Malaysia Sabah in 2003. He has been a full-time lecturer in Universiti Malaysia Sabah since 2003. His current research interest includes modeling, simulation, control and optimization, intelligent transport system. He has published about 70 papers in journals and national or international conferences for presenting his research.
image PDF   |   image HTML

Relevant Topics

Peer Reviewed Journals
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

Agri, Food, Aqua and Veterinary Science Journals

Dr. Krish

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Clinical and Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals


1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Earth & Environmental Sciences

Katie Wilson

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science and Health care Journals

Andrea Jason

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics and Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Informatics Journals

Stephanie Skinner

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Material Sciences Journals

Rachle Green

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Mathematics and Physics Journals

Jim Willison

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

John Behannon

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version