**Areas of Research Interest:**

__International Journal papers:__

103. S Soorajkrishna,
A.S.Sekhar, K.Shankar "Multi-objective
Optimization of rotor-bearing systems with an investigation of Goal Programming
approach", *Part C: Journal of
Mechanical Engineering Science*, Accepted 2018

102. Pushparaja Murugana, K. Naresh, K. Shankar, R.Velmurugan
and G. Balaganesan, “High velocity impact damage investigation of
carbon/epoxy/clay nanocomposites using 3D Computed Tomography”, *Materials Today*(*Elsevier*) 5 (2018) 16946–16955.

101.K.Naresh,
K.Shankar,R.Velmurugan, “Digital image processing and thermo-mechanical
responseof neat epoxy and different laminate orientations of fiber reinforced
polymer composites for vibration isolation applications”, *Int J. Polymer Analysis and Characterisation*, (2018) DOI :10.1080/1023666X.2018.1494431

100. A. Vasudevan, S. SenthilKumaran, K. Naresh, R.
Velmurugan and K. Shankar, "Advanced 3D and 2D damage
assessment of Low velocity impact response of Glass and Kevlar fiber reinforced
epoxy hybrid composites", *Advances in Materials and Processing
Technologies *4(3), pp-493-510,2018

99. N.Jinesh, K.Shankar, "Sub-structural
Parameter identification including cracks of beam structure using PZT
Patch" , *International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering
Science & Mechanics *(Accepted 2018)

98. Jinesh Narayanan, Shankar Krishnapillai, "Multiple
crack damage detection of structures using simplified PZT model", *Journal
of Mechanics of Materials and Structures *, 13(2), pp225-246, 2018

97. Edwin Paul, Krishna Kannan, Shankar Krishnapillai, “Soft
soil track interaction modeling in single rigid body tracked vehicle models”, *Journal of Terra Mechanics, *77, pp 1-14,
2018

96. Naresh K,
Rajalakshmi K, Vasudevan A, Senthil Kumaran S,
Velmurugan R, Shankar K, “Effect of Nanoclay and Different Impactor Shapes
on Glass/Epoxy Composites Subjected to Quasi-static Punch Shear Loading”, *Advances in Materials and Processing
Technologies, *2018, . https://doi.org/10.1080/2374068X.2018.1428879

95. R. Velmurugan, K. Naresh, K.Shankar, “Influence of Fiber
Orientation and Thickness on the Response of CFRP Composites Subjected to High Velocity
Impact Loading”, *Advanced materials and
Processing Technologies*, 4,pp 120-131,2018

94. Swapnil Kapse, Shankar Krishnapillai, “An Improved
Multi- Objective Particle Swarm Optimization based on Utopia Point Guided Search”,
*Int. J. of Applied Metaheurustics and
Computing*, 9(4), pp 1-25, 2018

93. P.S.Suresh, Niranjan K Sura, K.Shankar, “State
estimation for landing maneuver on high performance Aircraft”, *Journal of The Institution of Engineers
(India): Series C (Springer)*, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40032-017-0428-0.

92. Shakthi Ranjan Naik, Shankar Krishnapillai, A.Ramesh
Kumar, “Effect of Change in Bulk Density
of a material on the Dynamic Performance of Belt Conveyor”, *Int. J. of Design Engineerin*g, 2017,
DOI: 10.1504/IJDE.2017.089670

91. N.Jinesh, K.Shankar, "Damage identification using
combined acceleration and voltage matching with one dimensional PZT Patch
model", *Multidiscipline Modeling in
Materials and Structures* , 2017, DOI: 10.1108/MMMS-05-2017-0030

90. K. Naresh, K. Shankar and R. Velmurugan, “Comparative
Study of Neat Epoxy and Unidirectional Carbon/Epoxy Composites under Tensile
and Impact Loading”, *Solid State
Phenomena*, 267, pp87-92, 2017

89. K. Naresh, K. Shankar and R. Velmurugan, “Effect of
Fibre Orientation on Carbon/Epoxy and Glass/Epoxy Composites subjected to Shear
and Bending”, *Solid State Phenomena*,
267, pp103-108, 2017

88. K. Naresh, K. Shankar and R. Velmurugan “Reliability
analysis of tensile strengths using Weibull distribution in glass/epoxy and
carbon/epoxy composites”. *Composites Part
B: Engineering*, 133,pp 129-144,2017

87. Maruti B Patil, P.Ramkumar,K.Shankar, “Multi-Objective
Optimization of Two Stage Spur Gearbox Using NSGA-II”, *SAE Technical Paper* 2017-28-1939, 2017

86. A.Sinu, S.Natarajan, K.Shankar, “Quadratic serendipity
finite elements over convex polyhedra",*Int.
Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering*, 113(1),pp 109-129,2017

85. Akshay Baviskar, K.Shankar “Improved hybrid strength
pareto Evolutionary algorithms for
multi-objective optimization”, *Int.J. of
Intelligent Computing and Cybernetics*, 11(1),pp 20-46, 2016

84. Maruti B Patil, P.Ramkumar,K.Shankar “Multi-Objective
Optimization of Spur Gearbox with Inclusion of Tribological Aspects”, *Journal of Friction and Wear* , 38(6), pp
430-436, 2017

83. Swapnil Kapse, K.Shankar, “An Improved Multi-
Objective Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm based on Adaptive Local
Search”, *Int. Journal of Applied
Evolutionary Computation*, 8(2), pp 1-29, 2017.

82. Narinder. K Gupta, K. Naresh, Shankar Krishnapillai,
Velmurugan Ramachandran, “Statistical Analysis of the Tensile Strength of GFRP,
CFRP and Hybrid Composites”, *Thin-Walled
Structures*, DOI: 10.1016/j.tws.2016.12.021,
2017

81. N.Jinesh, K.Shankar, “Identification of Structural
Parameters including crack using One Dimensional PZT Patch Model”, *Int J. of Inverse Problems in Science and
Engineering*, 10.1080/17415977.2016.1240794, 2016

80. P.Kondaiah, K.Shankar,N.Ganesan, “Pyroeffects on
Magneto-Electro-Elastic Sensor patch under Thermal Environment”, *Coupled System Mechanics*, 19(3),
pp299-307, 2017

79. B. Akshay, K. Shankar. “Progressive Stepping Based
Non-Dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm (PSNS) for Multi-Objective
Optimization”, *Int. Journal of Applied
Evolutionary Computation*,7(3), 2016

78. Naresh K, Shankar K, Rao BS, Velmurugan Ramachandran “Effect
of High Strain Rate on Glass/Carbon/Hybrid
Fiber Reinforced Expoxy Laminated Composites”, *Composites Part-B: Engineering*,100, pp 125-135, 2016

77. P.Veeramuthuvel, K.K.Sairajan, K.Shankar, “Application
of Particle Damper on Electronic Packages for Spacecraft”, *Acta
Astronautica* , 127, pp 260-27, 2016

76. C.P. Sudheesh Kumar, C. Sujatha and K.Shankar,
“Vibration of non-uniform beams under moving point loads: an approximate
analytical solution in time domain”, *Int.
Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics* DOI: 10.1142/S0219455417500353,
2016

75. C.P. Sudheesh Kumar, C. Sujatha and K.Shankar,
“Non-uniform Euler-Bernoulli beams under a single moving oscillator: an
approximate analytical solution in time domain” *J. of Mechanical Science and Technology*, 30(10), pp 4479–4487

74. P.Veeramuthuvel, K.K.Sairajan, K.Shankar, “Vibration
Suppression of Printed Circuit Boards Using an External Particle Damper”, *Journal of Sound and Vibration*.,
10.1016/j.jsv.2015.12.034, 2016

73. P.Veeramuthuvel, K.K.Sairajan, K.Shankar,
“Experimental Investigation of Particle Damper based Vibration Suppression in
Printed Circuit Board for Spacecraft Applications”, *IMechE PartG - Journal of Aerospace Engineering*., DOI:
10.1177/0954410015607552 , 2015

72. P.Veeramuthuvel, K.K.Sairajan, K.Shankar, “Application
of RBF Neural Network in Prediction of Particle Damping Parameters from
Experimental Data”, *Journal of Vibration
and Control*, DOI: 10.1177/1077546315587147, 2015

71. P.Nandakumar, K.Shankar, “Structural Damage
Identification using Transfer Matrix with Lumped Crack Properties”, *Int J. of Inverse Problems in Science and
Engineering*, DOI: 10.1080/17415977.2015.1047360, 2015

70. Sudheesh Kumar, C.P. , Sujatha, C. and K.Shankar.
“Vibration of simply supported beams under a single moving load: a detailed
study of cancellation phenomenon”, *Int.
J. Mechanical Sciences*, 99, pp 40-47, 2015

69. P. Kondaiah, K. Shankar and N. Ganesan,
"Pyroeffects on magneto-electro-elastic sensor bonded on mild steel
cylindrical shell", *Int. Journal of
Smart Structures and Systems,* 16, 537-554 (2015)

68. Kondiah.P, K.Shankar, N.Ganesan, “Pyroeffects on
Magneto-Electro-Elastic Sensor bonded on Mild Steel Cylindrical Shell”, *Smart Structures and Systems*, 16(3),pp
537-554, 2015

67. P.Nandakumar, K.Shankar,"Structural Crack Damage
Detection using Transfer Matrix and State Vector Measurement", *Measurement*, 68, pp 310-327, 2015

66. Rajendra Machavaram,
K.Shankar, “Improved Complex-valued Radial Basis Function (ICRBF) Neural
Networks on Multiple Crack Identification”, *Applied
Soft Computing*, 28,pp 285-300,2015.64.

65.B.Biju, K.Shankar,” Dynamic response of multiphase
Magneto-electro-elastic composites subjected to time-harmonic electric
excitation” , *J. of Inst. of Smart
Structures and Systems*, 3(1),pp14-20,2014.

64. Cibu K.
Varghese, Sunny.K.George, K. Shankar,” Vector Evaluated Particle Swarm Optimization
(VEPSO) for Multi-Objective Structural System Identification”, *Int. Journal of Mathematical Modelling and
Numerical Optimisation, *DOI: 10.1504/IJMMNO.2015.068906, 2015

63. P. Kondaiah, K. Shankar and N. Ganesan,”
Pyroeffects on Multiphase
Magneto-Electro-Elastic Sensor Patch
Bonded on Mild Steel Plate”, *Journal of
Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems,7(3)* , pp 1134-1155, 2014.

62. P.Veeramuthuvel, S.Jayaraman, K.Shankar, M.Annadurai, A.K.Sharma, “Dynamic
– Thermal Analyses of a Structurally Reconfigured Electronics
Package onboard a Mini Satellite”, *Applied
Mechanics and Materials*,592-594,pp 2117-2121, 2014.

61.P.Nandakumar, K.Shankar, "Multiple crack damage
detection of structures using the two crack transfer matrix", *Structural Health Monitoring *.DOI
10.1177/ 1475921714532993 (2014)

60.Athi Sankar, R.Machavaram,K.Shankar, “System
Identification of A Composite Plate Using Hybrid Response Surface Methodology
and Particle Swarm Optimization in Time Domain”, *Measurement,*55,pp499-511, 2014

59.P.Nandakumar, K.Shankar “Structural Identification
using Consistent Mass Transfer Matrix.”, *Int
J. of Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering*,
DOI10.1080/17415977.2013.788246

58. Date, A., Yaakob, Y., Date, A., Krishnapillai, S., Akbarzadeh, A. “Heat extraction from Non-Convective and Lower Convective
Zones of the solar pond: A transient study” 97, pp 517-528, *Solar Energy*,2013

57.Cibu K. Varghese, K.Shankar, "Damage identification using combined
transient power flow balance and acceleration matching technique", *Structural
Control and Health Monitoring* (2013) DOI 10.1002/stc.1551

56.Rajendra Machavaram, K.Shankar, *“*Joint Damage Identification Using Improved Radial Basis
Function Networks in Frequency and Time
Domain*”*, *Applied Soft Computing*. DOI 10.1016/j.asoc.2013.02.004 (2013)

55. Janardana Babu, A.S.Sekhar, K.Shankar , “Multi-Objective Optimization of Support Characteristics of Rotor Bearing
Systems”, *Int. Journal of Structural Eng.*,4(4),pp
361-386, 2013

54. Rajendra
Machavaram, K.Shankar , "Identification
of a crack in a Structural member using Improved Radial basis Function Neural
Networks ", *International Journal of
Intelligent Computing and Cybernetics*, 6(2), pp182-211, 2013

53. P.Kondiah, K.Shankar, N.Ganesan, “Pyroelectric and
pyromagnetic effects on behavior of magneto-electro-elastic plate”, *Coupled System Mechanics, *2(1),pp 1-22,
2013.

52. P. Kondaiah, K. Shankar and N. Ganesan, “Pyroelectric
and pyromagnetic effects on multiphase magneto-electro-elastic cylindrical
shell for axisymmetric temperature”, *Smart Materials and Structures*. DOI:10.1088/0964-1726/22/2/025007,
2012

51.Cibu Varghese, K.Shankar, “Structural Identification
based on Transient Power flows using Particle Swarm Optimization”, *Int.J.
of Swarm Intelligence Research*, 3(4),pp 62-84,2012.

50.Rajendra Machavaram, K.Shankar, “Damage Identification
of Multi-member Structure using Improved Neural Networks”, *Int J Manufacturing Materials and Mechanical Engineering* (2013)
DOI: 10.4018/ijmmme.2013070104* *

49.B.Biju, N.Ganesan and K.Shankar, “Effect of
displacement current in Magneto-electro-elastic 3D beam subjected to dynamic
loading”, *Mechanics of Advanced Materials
and Structures*, (DOI:10.1080/15376494.2011.584145).

48. B.Biju, N.Ganesan and K.Shankar, “Effect of
displacement current in Magneto- electro-elastic plates subjected to dynamic
loading”, *Int. J. Mechanics and Materials Design*, DOI
10.1007/s10999-012-9200-z.

47. B.Biju, N.Ganesan and K.Shankar, “Transient dynamic
behavior of two phase Magneto-electroelastic sensors bonded to elastic
rectangular plates”, *International
Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems, *5(3),pp.645-672, 2012

46.Shankar Krishnapillai,
“A Simple Portable Cable Way for Agricultural Resource Collection”, *European. J. of Sustainable Development,*** **1(2),pp
353-360, 2012

45.P.Nandakumar, K.Shankar, “Structural Parameter
Identification using Damped Transfer Matrix and State Vectors”, *Int. J. of Struct. Stab and Dynamics*,13(4),2013.

44.P.Kondiah,K.Shankar,N.Ganesan, “Studies on
Magneto-Electro-Elastic Cantilever Beam under Thermal Environment”,*Coupled System Mechanics*,1(2),2012.

43. Roshan Jayachandran, Shankar Krishnapillai ,“ Modeling
and optimization of passive and semi-active suspension systems for passenger
cars to improve ride comfort and isolate engine vibration”, *J. Vibration and Control*,
doi:10.1177/1077546312445199 (2012)

42. Cibu Varghese, K.Shankar, “Crack identification using
combined power flow and acceleration matching technique”, *J. Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering*, 20(8), pp 1239-1257,
2012

41.P.S.Suresh, S.Radhakrishnan,K.Shankar, “Optimal trends
in Manoeuvre Load Control at subsonic and supersonic flightpoints for tailless
delta wing aircraft”. *J.Aerospace Science
and Technology, * DOI
10.1016/j.ast.2011.10.012, 2012

40. B.Biju,N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,
“Dynamic Analysis of Magneto-Electric Cylindrical Shell by Quasi-Static and
fully Dynamic Electromagnetic Theory”, *J.Multidiscipline Modeling in Materials and
Structures, *8(3), pp 403-416,2012.

39. Rajendra Machavaram, K.Shankar, “Structural Damage
Identification using Improved RBF Networks in Frequency Domain”, *Advances in Structural Engineering*
15(10), pp. 1689-1703,2012.

38. P.Nandakumar and K.Shankar, “Estimation of Structural
Parameters using Transfer Matrices and State Vectors”, *Int. J. Applied Sciences and Engineering* ,
Vol.10(3),pp.181-207,2012

37. P. Kondaiah, K. Shankar, and N. Ganesan,
“Magneto-electro-elastic beam under thermal environment”, *International journal of Advanced Materials Manufacturing &
Characterization*, Vol. 1(1), pp. 36-47,2012

36.Cibu K. Varghese and K.Shankar,” Identification of
structural parameters using combined power flow and acceleration approach in a
substructure”, *Int J. of Engineering and
Technology Innovation,*1(1),pp65-79, 2012.

35. B.Biju,N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,
“Dynamic response of multiphase Magneto-electro-elastic sensors using 3D
Magnetic vector potential approach”, *IEEE
Sensor Journal*, 11(9), pp2169-2176, 2012 .

34.
B.Biju,N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,”Dynamic behavior of magnetostrictive/piezoelectric
laminate cylindrical shells due to electromagnetic force”, *Journal of Mechanics of Materials and
Structures* ,6(6), pp915-924,2011.

33.B.Biju,N.Ganesan,K.Shankar, “Magnetic Scalar and Vector
Potential Approaches in Dynamic Response Studies of Magneto-Electro-Elastic
Plates”,*Int. J. Ferroelectrics*, 412,
pp1-18, 2011

32.S.Sandesh, K.Shankar, "Structural Damage Detection
Using a Hybrid Particle Swarm Algorithm",* J. of Modeling and Simulation* , 7(4), pp290-298,2011

31.P.S.Suresh,G.Radhakrishnan,K.Shankar, "Multi-Objective
Optimization Methods Applied for Maneuver Load Control on Combat Aircraft Wing”,
*Int
J. of Aerospace Innovation,*2(3), pp189 -206,2010

30.P.S.Suresh,G
Radhakrishnan,K.Shankar, "Maneuver
Load Alleviation using multi-objective optimization for Combat Aircraft Wing”, *Int J. of Design and Engineering,* 5(2), pp195 –
214,2010

29.S.Sandesh, K.Shankar
“Application of a Hybrid of Particle
Swarm and Genetic Algorithm for Structural Damage Detection.”, *Int J. of Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering*,18(7),pp997-1021,2010

28. Vinitha Ranganathan, K.Gopinath,
K.Shankar, “Friction and Wear Studies on Aramid Fibre Based non-Asbestos Brake
Pads for Windmill Application”, *Advanced Materials Research*, 123-125, pp 101-104,2010

27. B.Biju, N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,
”Transient Dynamic response of multiphase Magneto-electro-elastic sensors
bonded to shell structure”, *Proc. Inst.
of Mech. Eng, Part L, Journal of Materials: Design and Applications*, DOI:
10.1243/14644207J MDA 299 2010.

26. B.Biju, N.Ganesan,K.Shankar, “Finite element formulation using magnetic
vector potential approach: effects of displacement current in
Magneto-electro-elastic cylindrical shells”, *Smart Materials and Structures, *19, 2010

25. B.Biju,
N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,”Harmonic Response of Magneto-electro-elastic Sensors
Bonded to Cylindrical Shells”,*Sensors and
Transducers Journal*, 116(5),pp89-103,2010

24. B.Biju, N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,
“Response of multiphase magneto-electro-elastic sensors under harmonic
mechanical loading”, *International
Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology*,1(1),pp216-227,2009

23. S.Sandesh, K.Shankar, ”Damage identification of a Thin Plate in the Time Domain with
Substructuring – an Application of Inverse Problem”, *Int. Journal of Applied Sciences and Engineering, 9(1), pp79-83,2009*

22. S. Sandesh, Abhishek Kumar Sahu, K. Shankar,
“Structural System Identification in
the Time Domain using Evolutionary and Behaviorally Inspired Algorithms and
their Hybrids”, *Int.* *Journal of Engineering Research* *, 6(2), 2009,pp 64-77.*

21. S.Sandesh and K. Shankar, “Time Domain
Identification of Structural Parameters and Input Time History using a
Substructural Approach”, *Int. J. Structural of Stability and
Dynamics,* *9(2), 2009, pp 1-23*.

20. Atul Daga, N. Ganesan,
K.Shankar, “Studies on
magnetoelectric effect for magneto-electro-elastic cylinder using finite
element method” *Multidisciplinary Modeling in Materials and
Structures(MMMS), 5(3)
2009,pp307-314*

19. Atul Daga, N. Ganesan,
K.Shankar, “Harmonic response of three phase magneto-electro-elastic beam under
mechanical, electrical and magnetic environment” , *Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 20(10), 2009
pp1203-1220.*

18.R.Kishore Kumar, K.Shankar, “Parametric Identification of Structures with
Nonlinearities Using Global and Substructural Approaches in the Time Domain” *Advances in Structural Engineering
12(2),2009,pp195-210.*

17. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan, K.Shankar “Transient dynamic response
of cantilever magneto electro elastic beam using finite elements”, *Intl. Journal of Computational Methods In
Engg. Science and Mechanics*, *10(3),
2009, pp173-185*

16. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan, K.Shankar “Behaviour of Magneto-Electro-Elastic
Sensors Under Transient Mechanical Loading”, *Sensors and Actuators,* *150(1),
2009, pp 46-55*.

15. Prashanth Pillai and K.
Shankar, “A Hybrid Neural Network Strategy for the Identification of Structural
Damage using Time Domain Responses”, *IES
Journal Part A: Civil and Structural Engineering, *1(4), *2008, pp 17-34*

14. R.Kishore Kumar, S.Sandesh, K.Shankar, “Parametric estimation of nonlinear 3-DOF system using
genetic algorithm in time domain”, *Springer
Proceedings in Physics*, Vol.126. 2008. pp 223-229.

13. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan,
K.Shankar ,”Comparative studies of transient responses of
magneto-electro-elastic cylindrical shells with PECP, MSCP and Barium Titanate
subjected to constant internal pressure using the finite element method”, *Finite
Element in Analysis and Design**, *44(3),
2008, pp89-104*.*

12. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan,
K.Shankar, “Transient response of magneto-electro-elastic simply supported
cylindrical shell using finite elements*”, **Journal Mechanics of Materials
and Structures*, 3(2),2008, pp 375-390.

11.Prashanth Pillai, K.Shankar,
“A hybrid Neural Network Strategy for Identification of Structural Parameters”,
*Journal of Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. *5(1), 2008, pp 1-13.

10. Kishore Kumar,
S.Sandesh,K.Shankar, “Parametric identification of non-linear dynamic systems
using Levenburg-Marquardt method and Genetic Algorithm*”, Intl. Journal of
Structural Stability and Dynamics* ,7(4), 2007, pp715-725

9. Amit Batra, K.Shankar,S.Swarnamani, “Propulsion Shaft Alignment Solution of Afloat Warships using
Multi-objective optimization” , *Int. Journal of Marine Engineering,
Science and Technology* (*IMAREST*),Vol A(9), 2007,pp 39-49.

8. Sunny.K.George, K.Shankar
“Vibrational Energies of Members in Structural Networks Fitted with Tuned
Vibration Absorbers”, *Int J of Struct Stability and Dynamics, *6(2),2006,
pp269-284.

7. CG Koh, K Shankar, “Stiffness
Identification by a Substructural Approach in the Frequency Domain”, *Int J of Struct Stability and Dynamics*, 3(2), 2003, pp.267-281.

6. CG Koh, K.Shankar
“Substructural Identification Method without interface measurements”, *ASCE
Journal of Engg. Mechanics*, 129(7),
pp.769-776,2003.

5. K. Shankar, T. Balendra,
“Application of the energy flow method to vibration control of buildings with
multiple tuned liquid dampers”, *Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial
Aerodynamics , *90 (12-15),
2002, pp. 1893-1906.

4. K.Shankar, "A study of
the dynamic stress concentration factors of a flat plate for SEA applications*",
Journal of Sound and Vibration*, 217(1), 1998, pp. 97-111

3. K.Shankar and A.J.Keane,
"Vibrational energy flows using a substructure approach: the application
of the receptance theory to FEA and SEA", *Journal of Sound and
Vibration*, 201(4), 1997, pp. 491-513

2. K.Shankar and A.J.Keane,
"Energy flow predictions in a structure of rigidly coupled beams using
receptance theory", *Journal of Sound and Vibration*, 185(5), 1995,
pp. 867-890.

1. K.Shankar and A.J.Keane,
"A study of the vibrational energies of two coupled beams using finite
element and Green function methods", *Journal of Sound and Vibration*,
181(5), 1994, pp. 801-838.

**International
Conferences: **

59. Suresh
K., K. Shankar, Sujatha, C; " A Novel Passive Mechanism to Improve
Induced Strain in Two DOF Piezoelectric Energy Harvester"; *International
Conference on Recent Innovations and Developments in Mechanical Engineering
( IC-RIDME18)*;* *NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, India; November 8
– 10, 2018.

58. Naveen Raj R, K.Shankar,
“ Using a coupled MDOF Bio-dynamic Model to Study the Effect of Curvature
of Spine on Lumbar Spine Compression Under Axial Loads ”, *Proceedings
of The World Thematic Conference - Biomedical Engineering and
Computational Intelligence (WorldBioCom 2018)* *,* October
30-31,2018, London, UK .* *

57. Anish R., K.
Shankar; "Identification of
Nonlinear Structural Parameters Using Combined Power Flow and Acceleration
Matching Approaches"; *International
Conference on Recent Innovations and Developments in Mechanical Engineering
(IC-RIDME18)*;* *NIT Meghalaya,
Shillong, India; November 8 – 10, 2018.

56. S. Sumith,
K. Shankar, K. Kannan, “A Numerical Study of the Effect of Grouser Shapes on
trafficability of Extremely Soft Seabed Soils”, *International Conference on Recent Innovations and Developments in
Mechanical Engineering*, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, India, November 8 – 10,
2018.

55. Sumith S,
Kannan K and Shankar K, “Modelling and Simulation of Shear Rheometry on
Soft Cohesive Soils”, *16th European Mechanics of Materials Conference*,
Nantes, France, 26th-28th March 2018.

54. Naveen Raj R, K.Shankar, “A MULTI-OBJECTIVE OPTIMIZATION STUDY OF PARAMETERS FOR LOW-ALTITUDE SEAT EJECTIONS”, *Proceedings of 7 ^{th} international conference on Soft Computing and Problem Solving-SocProS-2017, *IIT- Bhubaneshwar, India. December 23-24, 2017.

53. Naresh K, Shankar K,
Velmurugan R, “Experimental and theoretical investigation of a glas/epoxy
composites under tensile and impact loading”. *Materials Today* Proceedings, Nov 29-Dec 1, 2017.

52.Pushparaja Murugan, Naresh K, Shankar K, Velmurugan R and
Balaganesan G, “High velocity impact damage investigation of Carbon/epoxy/clay
nanocomposites using 3D Computed Tomography”, *Materials Today*, *Proceedings*
Nov 29-Dec 1, 2017.

51. A. Moorthy, R. K. Annabattula and K. Shankar "A
Parametric Study on Response of granular bed to Vertical Sinusoidal Excitation", *Particles, Granules and Bulk Solids:
Innovations and Applications(PGBSIA),* Jaipur, India. December 1-3, 2016.

50. A. Moorthy, R. K. Annabattula
and K. Shankar “Modelling of Damping and Heat Transfer in Particle Dampers
through DEM”, *XII World Congress on Computational
Mechanics (APCOM VI)*, , Seoul, South Korea,July 24-29, 2016.

49. K.Naresh, K.Shankar, R.Velmurugan and N.K.Gupta “Probability-based
studies on the tensile strength of GFRP, CFRP and hybrid composites”, *IMPLAST 2016*, IIT Delhi, 11-15 December
2016.

48. Kapse Swapnil, K.Shankar,
“Improved Multi-Objective Particle Swarm Optimization Applied to Design
Problems*”, International Conference on
Surface Design and Engineering (ICSDE)*, Paris, France, 23-25 February, 2017.

47. R.Ananthapadmanabhan, S Arun
Babu, KR Harindranath, C.Krishnamohan, Shankar Krishnapillai, Krishnan.A
“Investigation of multiple algorithms for multi-objective optimization of gear
box”, *International Conference on
Advances in Materials & Manufacture Applications* *(IConAMMA),* Bangalore, India, 14-16 July, 2016

46. Unnikrishnan R, Shankar K,” Modelling
of a Biomechanical Vertebral System for Seat Ejection in Aircrafts Using Lumped
Mass Approach”, *Int. Conf. on Aerospace,
Mechanical, Automotive and Materials Engineering*, London, UK, 19-20 January,
2017

45. N. Jinesh, K. Shankar “Estimation
of Structural Parameters in Time Domain Using One Dimensional Piezo Zirconium
Titanium Patch Model”,*19th Int. Conf. on
Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering*, London, UK, 19-20 January, 2017

44. A. Sinu, S.
Natarajan , K. Shankar, “Quadratic Serendipity Elements Over Arbitrary
Polytopes” *The 12th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM XII) and
The 6th Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics( APCOM VI)*. Seoul,
Korea, 24-29 July 2016

43. N Jinesh and K Shankar ,
''Structural Parameter Estimation including crack using combined Acceleration
and Voltage matching with One Dimensional PZT** **Patch Model''

*26th national seminar and International Exhibition on Non-Destructive
Evaluation, ISNT Thiruvananthapuram*,15-17 December 2016.

42.Miriyala Tata Rao, Shankar
Krishnapillai,Saayan Bannerjee, V.Balamurugan, “Structural Dynamic Analysis and
Design Improvement of Gun Crutch in a Tracked Artillery Vehicle”, *NAFEMS-3D International Conference*,
Bangalore, August 2016.

41.A.Sinu, S.Natarajan,
K.Shankar,“Quadratic serendipity elements over arbitrary polytopes”. *The 12th World Congress on
Computational Mechanics(WCCM XII) and The 6th Asia-Pacific Congress on Computational
Mechanics(APCOM VI)*.Seoul,Korea, 24-29 July,2016.

40.M. Anand, A. Ratna Kumar, K.Shankar,“Modelling of heat transfer in particle
dampers through DEM”.*The 12th World Congress on Computational Mechanics(WCCM
XII) and The 6th Asia-Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics(APCOM VI)*.Seoul,Korea,24-29
July 2016.

39. C. Sujatha, C. P. Sudheesh Kumar, K. Shankar, “An
investigation of beam geometry on the acoustic response due to a moving
oscillator”. *Noise Control ’16 *, Gniew, Poland, 22-25 May 2016.

38. C. P. Sudheesh Kumar, C. Sujatha, K. Shankar, “Effect of
geometry on the vibro-acoustic response of beams under moving point loads”. *23rd
International Congress on Sound and Vibration (ICSV 23)*, Athens, Greece,
10-14 July 2016.

37. B. Akshay, C. Sandeep and K.
Shankar. “A Novel Guided Search based Multi Objective Evolutionary Algorithm”. *18th International Conference on Genetic and
Evolutionary Computation* (ICGEC 2016), London. April 22-23, 2016.

36.Ayisha Rubna, Shankar.K, D.Venkittaraman, A.Manimaran, “Design
and Analysis of Spiral Flexure Configuration in Satellite Valves”, *Int. Conf. on Aerospace and Mech. Eng
(ICAME’15)*,Kollam,India, December 2015

35. Siva Kumar.G, Shankar.K,
Thomas Kurian, J.Jayaprakash, “An Efficient Hybrid PSO-ABC Multiobjective
Optimization Algorithm and its Application to Engineering Design Problems”, *Int.
Conf. on Aerospace and Mech. Eng (ICAME’15), *Kollam, India, December2015.

34. Sudheesh Kumar, C.P., Sujatha, C. and K.Shankar. “Vibro-acoustic behaviour
of a non-uniform beam traversed by a moving point load”, *International Conference on Motion and Vibration Control(ICMV)*,
Sapporo, Japan. August 3-7, 2014.

33. C. P. Sudheesh Kumar, C.
Sujatha, K. Shankar, “A comparative study on the dynamicbehaviour of uniform and sinusoidal
beams under high speed moving loads”,* International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and
Experimental** Mechanics *(ICTACEM-2014), IIT Kharagpur, 29-31 December 2014.

32. Edwin Paul, Shankar K and
Krishna Kannan, “Calculation of dynamic shear displacement distribution in soft
soil-track interaction modeling”, *The
18th International ISTVS Conference Seoul, Korea*, 2014

31. P.Veeramuthuvel,
Shankar Krishnapillai, K.K.Sairajan, R.Machavaram, “Prediction of Particle
Damping Parameters using RBF Neural networks”, *Procedia Material Science (Elsevier),* DOI:
10.1016/j.mspro.2014.07.275 (2014).

30. Nandakumar, P. and K.
Shankar, “Detection of cracks in structures using two crack transfer matrix”. *3rd International Conference on Advances in
Control and* *Optimization of Dynamical
Systems (ACODS-2014),* IIT Kanpur, 2014

29.Sudheesh Kumar, C.P. ,
Sujatha, C. and K. Shankar. “Vibration of non-prismatic simply supported beams
under moving loads: cancellation of resonances”. *International Conference on Vibration Problems (ICOVP)*, Lisbon.
September 9-12, 2013.

28. Nandakumar, P. and K. Shankar, “Damage detection on structures using transfer

matrix with lumped crack
properties” *1st International and 16th
National Conference on Machines and Mechanisms (iNaCoMM2013),IIT Roorkee,*
2013.

27. P. Nandakumar and K.
Shankar, Damage Identification on Structures using Transfer Matrices and
State Vector, in *Proc. of World congress on Frontiers of
Mechanical, Aeronautical and Automobile Engineering, *Indian institute of
Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India, February 2-3, 2013.

26.P. Nandakumar and K. Shankar, Identification of Structural Parameters using Damped Transfer Matrix and State vector, in Proc. of UKACC International conference on Control, Cardiff, UK, pp 870-875, September 3-5, 2012.

25. Rajendra, M. and
Shankar, K. “Damage Identification of Multimember Structure Using Improved
Neural Networks”. *Proc. of the International Conference on Design and
Advances in Mechanical Engineering , ICDAAME 2011, *India. 16-17 December, 2011.

24. Rajendra, M. and
Shankar, K.,“Structural Damage Detection in Time Domain Using Improved RBF
Neural Networks”. *Proc. of Advances in Control and Optimization of Dynamic
Systems (ACODS 2012) *Indian Institute of Science (IISc) 16-18
February, 2012.

23. P. Nandakumar and K.Shankar,
“Particle Swarm based Structural Identification using Consistent mass Transfer
Matrix Method”, in *Proc. of Advances in
Control and Optimization of Dynamic systems (ACODS-2012), *Indian Institute
of Science February 16-18, 2012.

22.P. Nandakumar and K.Shankar, “Simultaneous and Successive
Identification of Structural Parameters in Time Domain using Transfer
Matrices”, *ANNA WORLD CONGRESS,*Chennai,
December, 2011.

21.P. Nandakumar and
K.Shankar, “Identification of Structural Parameters Using Transfer Matrix and
State Vectors in Time Domain”, *Proceedings
of 5 ^{th} International Conference on Advances in Mechanical
Engineering,* NIT Surat
, India, June 2011.

20. Cibu K. Varghese
and K. Shankar, “Damage identification of cracked beam substructure using
combined power flow and acceleration technique”, 2^{nd} International
conference on Simulation, Modeling & Analysis, COSMA-2011, Coimbatore, December 2011

19.Cibu K. Varghese and
K.Shankar, “Identification of Substructural Parameters Using Power Flow”, *Proceedings of 5 ^{th} International
Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering,* NIT Surat , India, June
2011.

18.P. Athi Sankar and
K.Shankar, Identification of Elastic Constants of an Isotropic plate Using
Response Surface Methodology in Time Domain, *Proceedings of 5 ^{th} International Conference on Advances in
Mechanical Engineering,* NIT Surat
, India, June 2011.

17. Vinitha Ranganathan,
K.Gopinath,,K.Shankar, ”The Influence of Aramid Fibre Content on the Tribological
Behaviour of Non-Asbestos Brake Liners”, *Intl.
Conf. on Plant Equipment and Reliability*, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS,
Malaysia, 2010

16. B.Biju, N.Ganesan,K.Shankar,
”Magnetic scalar and vector potential approaches in dynamic response studies of
Magneto-electro-elastic 3D solids”,
*16th US National Congress of
Theoretical and Applied Mechanics(USNCTAM2010)**,*Penn. State
University, USA, 2010.

15. P.S.Suresh,
K.Shankar,Radhakrishnan G “Multi-Objective Goal programming method applied to
Manoeuvre Load control of Combat Aircraft Wing”, *Intl Conf. on Advances in Industrial Engineering Applications*,
Guindy College of Engg, Chennai, India, 2010

14. B.Biju, N.Ganesan,K.Shankar.
” Magnetic scalar and vector potential approaches in dynamic response studies
of Magneto-electro-elastic 3D solids”, *Interdisciplinary
Conference on Chemical, Mechanical and Materials Engineering (ICCME)*,
Melbourne, Australia, 2009

13. P.S.Suresh,
K.Shankar,Radhakrishnan G, “Manoeuvre Load
Alleviation using Multi-Objective Optimization for combat aircraft wing”, *International conference on* *Advances in Mechanical Engineering (AME
2008)*, NIT Surat, Gujarat, 15-17 Dec 2008

12. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan, K.
Shankar, “Studies on magnetoelectric effect for
magneto-electro-elastic cylinder using finite element method “, 15^{th}
*Int. Conf. on Computational
Experimental Engineering and Sciences (ICCES
08), Honolulu, USA March 2008*

11.S.Sandesh, K.Shankar,”** **Structural system identification using
ant-colony optimization in the time domain”,* International Conference on Computer Aided Engineering (CAE 07) *IIT Madras, India,
13-15 December 2007.

10. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan, K.
Shankar, “Transient response of simply supported Magneto-electro-elastic plate
using finite element”, *International
Conference on Computer Aided
Engineering (CAE 07) *IIT Madras, India, 13-15 December 2007

9. Atul Daga, N.Ganesan, K.
Shankar, “Transient response of simply supported Magneto-electro-elastic beam
using finite element”, *4 ^{th } International Conference on Theorotical
Applied,*

*Computational and Experimental Mechanics (ICTACEM 2007),*IIT Kharagpur 27-29 December 2007

8.V.A.Goudar,K.Shankar,”Energy
loss estimation in structures with tuned vibration absorbers”, Int. Conf on
Advances in Manufacturing *ICAME2007*, Manipal October 2007.

7.Cibu Varghese, K.Shankar,
“Simulation of aerial phase and full phase running of human beings with leg
modeled as a spring”, Int. Conf. on Modeling and Simulation *ICMS*, Coimbatore August 2007.

6. Kishore Kumar R, K.Shankar,
“Parametric estimation of a Non-Linear 3 DOF System using Genetic Algorithm in
the Time Domain”, 8^{th} Intl. Conference on Vibration Problems
(Proceedings of ICOVP 2007, Spinger Verlag), Kolkata.

5. S.Sandesh, K.Shankar"Time
Domain Parametric Identification of Plate Bending Rigidity Coefficients using
Substructural Approach" 2^{nd}
International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS-06),
IIT Guwahati, India, 8-10 December 2006

4. Prashanth Pillai, K.Shankar,”Neural Networks in Substructure System
Identfication” , *International Conference on Global Manuacturing and
Innovation*(*GMI-2006)*, Coimbatore July 2006

3. S.Sandesh, K.Shankar “Inverse problem in Structural parameter
Estimation: Application of Hybrid Genetic Algorithms” , *International
Conference on Global Manuacturing and Innovation*(*GMI-2006)*,
Coimbatore July 2006

2. CG Koh, K.Shankar,
“Substructure System identification in the frequency domain”, *Structural
World Congress - Yokohama*, Japan,
October 2003.

1. K. Shankar, T Balendra, “Power
flow method for the vibration control of tall buildings with rotary tuned
liquid dampers”, *5 ^{th} Asia Pacific Wind Engg Conf.,* Kyoto,
October 2002