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Dr. Vijay Hiwarkar

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Google Scholar Link
https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=Mgq4vV8AAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao
Email Address
vijayhiwarkar@diat.ac.in
Designation
Assistant Professor
Office Number
02024604484
Research Domains
Additive Manufacturing of Metallic Materials Friction stir welding/ Processing Thermomechanical Processing of Metallic materials, Electrical steels, Hexagonal Materials
Total citations
447
H-Index
14
Index
15

(Brief Description / Abstract) :

Dr. Vijay Hiwarkar has joined DIAT on 30th September 2014 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering. Before joining DIAT, he worked in the Global R&D center, Crompton Geaves Ltd., Mumbai, as a Deputy Manager (Technology). He completed his Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, in the year 2011. His current research interests include additive manufacturing of metals and alloys, friction stir welding/processing, thermo-mechanical processing, microstructure, and texture.

 

Education:

 

  • 2011; Ph.D. (Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science),

  • 2004; M. Tech. (Metallurgy)

  • 2001; B. E. (Mechanical Engineering).

 

Professional Experience (Institution, Position and Period):

 

  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Defence Institute of advanced Technology (DIAT), Pune (from Sept 2014)

  • Deputy Manager, Global R&D center, Crompton Greaves Ltd, Mumbai (April 2013-Sept. 2014)

  • Sr. Executive, Global R&D centre, Crompton Greaves Ltd, Mumbai (June 2010- April 2013)

 

Research Domains:

 

  • Additive manufacturing

  • Friction stir Processing/welding

  • Thermo-mechanical processing of Metallic Materials 

  • Microstructure and Texture

  • Electrical streels

  • Hexagonal Materials

 

Specific Projects: 

 

  • Welding of 3-d printed Al alloy– ARMREB (41.83 Lacs) – Sept 2021- Aug 2024

  • Additive friction stir processing of Ti alloy – SERB-DST (25.2 Lacs)-Feb 2017- Aug 2020

 

Research Collaborations:

 

  • IIT Mumbai

  • NMRL Pune

  • HEMRL Pune

  • VRDE Ahmednagar

  • NIT Rourkela

  • VNIT Nagpur

  • COEP Pune

 

Ph.D Thesis Supervision:

Mr. Hemant Deore: Additive friction stir processing of light metal alloys -Completed (2021)

Mr. Pankaj K. Verma: Additive manufacturing of Ti alloy: Effect of post processing and addition of TiB2/B - Ongoing

Mr. Ajay Vishwakarma: Welding of additively manufactured alloys – Ongoing

Ms UnissaNichul: Thermomechanical processing and corrosion study of beta Ti alloy- Ongoing

 

M.Tech. Dissertation Supervision:

  1. Strain localization in Ti-6Al-4V alloy by cold crossrolling :Akhil Bhardwaj (2016)

  2. Effect of build orientation and post processing on microstructure and mechanical properties of AISI 316L alloy fabricated by selective laser melting:  Nagraj Patil (2016) 

  3. Effect of cold deformation on the microstructure and mechanical properties of Ti-6Al-4V alloy: Gajanan Kulkarni (2016)

  4. Effect of hot deformation on microstructure and mechanical properties of Bainitic steel: Sandip Kavathekar (2016)

  5. Study the effect of welding parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of two dissimilar materials EN24 and Inconel718 by continuous drive friction welding: Vijay Gaikwad (2017)

  6.  Effect of different heat treatment routes on the microstructure and mechanical properties of AISI4340 alloy steel: Omkar Tikhe (2017)

  7. Study the effect of ageing on inter-granular corrosion of AK-6 alloy: Satish Shinde (2017)

  8. Role of solution treatment temperature on mechanical properties of forged Inconel 718: Rahul Kakade (2018)

  9. Role of TiB2 on microstructure and mechanical properties of Ti-6Al-4V alloy fabricated through DMLS process: Anirudh Patil (2018)

  10. Effect of ECAP on microstructural and Mechanical properties of Aluminium 7075 alloy: SidheshwarIngawale (2019)

  11. Effect of friction sir processing and reinforced SiC and TiB2 ceramic particles on microstructural and mechanical properties of AA7039: Avinash Patil (2019)

  12. Enhancement of microstructure and mechanical properties of tantalum cold spray coated AIAI4330V steel using laser shock peening: Abhishek Shirote (2019)

  13. Study on effect of thermal shock loading on low alloy steel coated with tantalum of different thicknesses: Abhishek Kashinath (2019)

  14. Effect of standard heat treatment and hot isostatic pressing on microstructural and mechanical properties of selective laser melted IN718 superalloy: Mahesh Chikode (2019)

  15. Effect pf ECAP on microstructrural and wear properties of Al7075 alloy by using new processing route: BhagwanSonawane (2019)

  16. Effect of annealing on microstructure and wear resistance of Ti6AL4V alloy reinforced with TiB2 fabricated through direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) process: Sameer Warghane (2019)

  17. Effect of vibratory stress relieving on fatigue life of TiG welded Ti-6Al-4V alloy: VitthalSangvi (2020)

  18. Hot deformation to identify forging process window for waspaloy: Ghanshyam Kasture (2020)

  19. Effect of SiC reinforced aluminum matrix composite (AMC) fabricated by laser beam melting on microstructural, mechanical and wear properties: Suraj Shukla (2020)

  20. Effect of Laser shock peening on performance of repaired die during cold forging: Prashant Puranik (2021)

  21. Study of corrosion behaviour of selectively laser melted AISI 316L steel  Lt. Cdr Pawan Purohit (2021)

  22. Understanding the formability and aging behaviour of Haynes 188 high temperature alloy: Yakob Salve (2022)

  23. Effect of post processing on corrosion behaviour of SLM built Inconel 718 alloy: Prasad Murmey (2022)

  24. Effect of sub-transus heat treatment on microstructure and microhardness of SLM built Ti6Al4V alloy: Koushik V M (2022)

  25. Gas tungsten arc welding of additively manufactured Ti-6Al-4V alloy: Praveen Doiphode (2022)

 

 

Summer/Winter Internships From other institutions Supervision:

  • COEP Pune: Welding of SLM built samples

  • KNCOE, Sinhgad Institute: Friction stir welding of Al alloy 

 

Research Publications:

 International Journals

 

  1. PK Verma, S Warghane, U Nichul, H Mehtani, P Kumar, V Hiwarkar, Heat Treatment Behaviour of SLM-Built Titanium Matrix Composite: Microstructure and Tribological Performance: JMEP (2022) —In press

  2. HA Deore, AG Rao, J Mishra, B.D. Bhanushali, VD Hiwarkar Utilizing Additive Friction Stir Processing to Fabricate B4C Reinforced Ti–6Al–4V Matrix Surface Composite: Microstructure Refinement and Enhancement in Mechanical Properties in Metals and Materials International, 28(1) (2022) 322

  3. U Nichul, R Khatirkar, A Dhole, V Hiwarkar, Cold compression behavior on the evolution of microstructure and texture in Beta C titanium alloy: JALCOM (2021) 161400.

  4. PK Verma, S Warghane, U Nichul, P Kumar, A Dhole, V Hiwarkar, Effect of boron addition on microstructure, hardness and wear performance of Ti-6Al-4 V alloy manufactured by laser powder bed fusion additive manufacturing: Mat. Char. 172 (2021) 110848.

  5. HA Deore, U. Nichul, AG Rao, VD Hiwarkar Microstructural investigation of WC reinforced Ti-6Al-4V matrix surface composite fabricated via additive friction stir processing, in Materialia 20, (2021) 101235.

  6. VT Gaikwad, MK Mishra, VD Hiwarkar, RKP Singh, Microstructure and mechanical properties of friction welded carbon steel (EN24) and nickel-based superalloy (IN718): 28 (1) (2021) 111.

  7. HA Deore, A. Bhardwaj, AG Rao, J Mishra, VD Hiwarkar; Consequence of reinforced SiC particles and post process artificial ageing on microstructure and mechanical properties of friction stir processed AA7075: Defence Technology16 (5) (2020) 1039.

  8. HA Deore, J Mishra, AG Rao, H Mehtani, VD Hiwarkar; Effect of filler material and post process ageing treatment on microstructure, mechanical properties and wear behaviour of friction stir processed AA 7075 surface composites: Surface and Coatings Technology 374 (2019) 52.

  9. AS Patil, VD Hiwarkar, PK Verma, RK Khatirkar; Effect of TiB2 addition on the microstructure and wear resistance of Ti-6Al-4V alloy fabricated through direct metal laser sintering (DMLS): JALCOM 777 (2019), 165

  10. D Panda, RK Sabat, S Suwas, VD Hiwarkar, SK Sahoo; Texture weakening in pure magnesium during grain growth: Phil Mag. (2019) 1.

  11. H. A. Deore,  V. D.  Hiwarkar,  Effect of tool Geometry and process parameters on microstructure and mechanical properties of Dissimilar Friction stir welding of AA6061-AA5052, Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research ( Conf. Paper published in journal), 6, (4) (2019) 614

  12. H.A. Deore, V.D. Hiwarkar, Sudarshan DevadheMacrostructural refinement and subsequent mechanical property change during friction stir processing of AA6061, Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative research (Conf. Paper published in journal), 6(4), 2019, 622

  13. Gajanan Kulkarni, Vijay Hiwarkar,and Rajkumar Singh,  Texture Evolution of Ti6Al4V during Cold Deformation, International Journal of Materials, Mechanics and Manufacturing, (Conf. Paper published in journal) 7(6), 2019, 250

  14. G. Kulkarni, V. Hiwarkar, J. Patil, R. Singh; Microstructural Behavior of Ti6Al4V during Room Temperature Deformation: Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 2 (1) (2018) 1

  15. J. Mishra, S. Sahani, R. Sabat, V.Hiwarkar, S. Sahoo;  Effect of Cross-Rolling on Microstructure, Texture and Magnetic Properties of Non- Oriented Electrical Steels Materials Research  20 (1) (2017) 218.

  16. SK Shekhawat, R Chakrabarty, V Basavaraj, VD Hiwarkar, and others, Orientation dependent plastic deformation in transformer steel: Experiments and dislocation dynamic simulations: in Acta materialia84 (2015)256

  17. D. Prusty, H.K. Pradhan, V.D. Hiwarkar, S.K. Sahoo, Directional properties of cold rolled non-oriented electrical steel sheets: Trans. IIM 67(1) (2014) 131.

  18. S.K. Shekhawat, V. Basavaraj, V.D. Hiwarkar, and others, Direct Experimental Observations on Concurrent Microstructure and Magnetic Property Developments in a Non-Grain Oriented Electrical Steel: Meta. & Mat. Trans. A 45 (9)(2014), 3695.

  19. S Shekhawat, V Hiwarkar, A Ingle, K Suresh, I Samajdar, Degradation of Magnetic properties in transformer steel: Role of prior elastic deformation: in IEEE 12(2014)1.

  20. Sanjeev Kumar, K. Narasimhan, A. Tewari and Vijay Hiwarkar, Multimodality characterization of burr edge in sheet blanking: in IDDRG2013 (2013) 229.

  21. K. V. Mani Krishna, Sudipto Mandal, Ankur Agrawal ,V. Hiwarkarand othersEvaluation of grain boundary texture in Zirconium alloys: in Material Science Forum 702-703 (2012) 710.

  22. B. C. Maji, Madangopal K., V. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar and R. K. Ray, Evolution of Texture and Microstructure During Cold Rolling and Annealing of FE‐14MN‐6SI‐9CR‐5NI Shape Memory Alloy:  in Material Science Forum 702-703 (2012) 892.

  23. S. K. Sahoo, V. D. Hiwarkar, P. Pant, I. Samajdar, and others Plastic deformation of textured Zircaloy-2: in Material Science Forum 702-703 (2012) 838.

  24. S. K. Shekhawat, V. Basavaraj, V.D. Hiwarkar, A. Ingle, K.G. Suresh, I. Samajdar, Magnetic properties in deformed grain oriented electrical steel: On the role of strain hardening exponent and microstructural developments: ISIJ Intl. 52(11) (2012) 2100.

  25. S K Shekhawat, V Basavaraj, I Samajdar, K G Suresh, Prita Pant, K.V Mani, S.Chakerbarti, V.D. Hiwarkar, Effect of uni‐axial tensile deformation on microstructure and magnetic properties of 3.2% Si grain oriented electrical steel: in Material Science Forum 702-703 (2012)750.

  26. K. V. Manikrishna, D. Srivastava, G. K. Dey, V. D. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar, N. Saibaba, Comparative study of methods of the determination of Kearns parameter in zirconium: in Journal of nuclear materials414 (3) (2011) 492.

  27. K. V. Manikrishna, D. Srivastav, G. K. Dey, V. D. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar, S. Banerjee, Role of grain/phase boundary nature on the formation of hydrides in Zr-2.5%Nb alloy: Journal of nuclear materials414 (2) (2011) 270.

  28. V.D. Hiwarkar, S.K. Sahoo,  K. V. Mani krishna, I. Samajdarand others, Defining recrystallization in Pilgered Zr-4: From preferred nucleation to growth inhibition: Journal of nuclear materials412 (2011) 287.

  29. S. K .Sahoo, V. D. Hiwarkar, L. Jain, I. Samajdar and others, Deformed microstructure of two phase Zr-2.5Nb alloy: Effect of the second phase hardness: in Journal of nuclear materials 404 (2010) 222.

  30. K. V. Manikrishna, P. Tripathi, V. D. Hiwarkar, P. Pant, I. Samajdar, and others, Automated Reconstruction of  Pre-Transformation Microstructures in Zirconium: in ScriptaMaterialia62 (2010) 391.

  31. S. K. Sahoo, V.D. Hiwarkar, K.V. Mani Krishna, I. Samajdar and others Grain fragmentation and twinning in deformed Zircaloy 2: Response to positron lifetime measurements: in Material Science and Engineering A 527 (2010) 1427.

  32. S. K. Sahoo, V. D. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar, and others, Deformation twinning in Zr-2: in Materials Science and Technology 26 (2010) 104.

  33. V. D. Hiwarkar, S. K. Sahoo, K. V. ManiKrishna, I. Samajdar  R. D. Doherty and others, Coarsening of second phase in a two-phase Zr-2.5Nb: On the role of Phase boundaries: in Acta materialia57 (2009)5812.

  34. V. D. Hiwarkar, S. K. Sahoo, I. Samajdar, and others, Annealiig of Cold work Two-phase Zr-2.5Nb – Associated Microstructural Developments: in  Journal of Nuclear Materials 384 (2009) 30..

  35. S. K. Sahoo, V. D. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar, and others, Presence and absence of significant twinning: Effects on cold deformed microstructures of single phase Zr-2: in Material Science and Engineering A 518 (1-2) (2009) 47.

  36. B. C. Maji, Madangopal Krishnan, Vijay Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar and        R. K. Ray, Development of texture and microstructure  during cold rolling and annealing of a Fe-based shape memory alloy: in J. of materials engg and performance 18 (2009) 558.

  37. S. Mulki, P. K.Pujari, D. Srivastava, I. Samajdar, G.K. Dey, V. D.   Hiwarkar, S. Sharma, Positron annihilation study of recrystallization behavior in Zr-2.5Nb alloy: in physica status solidi 6(11) (2009) 2352.

  38. S. K. Sahoo, V. D. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar and others,:in Ceramic Transactions 200 (2008) 533

  39. V. D. Hiwarkar, S. K. Sahoo, I. Samajdar, S. Banerjee and others, Annealing related microstructural developments in a two-phase Zr-2.5Nb alloy: in Ceramic Transactions 200 (2008) 533.

  40. S. K. Sahoo, V. D. Hiwarkar, I. Samajdar, and others, Heterogeneous deformation in single phase Zircalloy 2: ScriptaMaterialia, 56(11) (2007) 963.

 

 

Book Chapters:

·Self-Accommodating Microstructure and Intervariant Interfaces of 5M and NM Martensites in Off-Stoichiometric Ni2MnGa Alloys (book chapter):  Wiley

DOI:10.1002/9781118803592

 

 

Conference Papers:

  1. Sanjeev Kumar, K. Narasimhan, A. Tewari and Vijay Hiwarkar, Multimodality characterization of burr edge in sheet blanking: in IDDRG2013 (2013) 229

 

  

Invited Talks:

 

  • 3 Days workshop on Advances in Materials Processing – 3D Printing and Opportunities,2021 (VIT-AP university): Metallurgical aspects of 3-D printed materials

  • FDP Program on “Advances in Thermo-mechanical Processing of Materials” (ATPM-2020) organized by COEP Pune: Thermo-mechanical Processing of Zr alloys.

  • Additive manufacturing 2020 (IE, Pune): Metal additive manufacturing: A metallurgical aspect

  • Invited talk in one week short term training Programme in Recent Advances in Nanomaterials ,Nanotechology and Nanofabrication in KNCE Pune  2016

  • Microstructure Engineering 2017 (IIT Mumbai): Effect of Welding Parameters on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Two Dissimilar Material- EN24 and Inconel718 by Continuous Drive Friction Welding

  • Microstructure Engineering 2015 (IIT Mumbai): Role of Stress on Magnetic Properties of Electrical Steel

 

Patents:

 

  • J. Dumbre, V. D. Hiwarkar, A. Ingle, An improved method for production of stator packs, Indian Patent Application No. 194/MUM/2011.

  • M. Sathyanarayana, V.D. Hiwarkar, A. Ingle, A method for obtaining induction heat treated cold rolled motor laminations for use in motors, and motors thereof. Indian Patent Application No. 531/MUM/2012

 

 

Awards/Scholastic Achievements:

 

  • National Science Day(NSD) Oration award, DRDO - 2018

  • Cert. of excellence in recognition of Nurturance for training external customers on transformers related aspects in more than 5 programmes in Crompton Greaves Ltd, 2014

  • Best paper presentation award in national symposium for materials research scholars (MR09) at IIT Bombay, 2009 

 

Government Funded Projects:

 

  • Welding of 3-d printed Al alloy– ARMREB (41.83 Lacs) – Sept 2021- Aug 2024

  • Additive friction stir processing of Ti alloy – SERB-DST (25.2 Lacs)-Feb 2017- Aug 2020

 

Any Other:

  • Life Member: Indian Institute of Metals

  • Life Member: Indian Institute of Technology Alumni Association (IITAA) , IIT Bombay

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