Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri
Anup  
Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri
Asst. Professor
PhD, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA (Sep 2006-July 2010)
Ph: +91-612-2552184
anup[*AT]iitp.ac.in
Personal Webpage:  http://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=4hrHGWsAAAAJ&hl=en
Research Areas : Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Ceramic Matrix and Metal Matrix Composites, Thermal Spraying, Tribology of Materials, Process-Structure-Property Relationship
Other Interests :  Listening Songs and Watching Movies
Courses taught at IITP : B.Tech Core Course:
  • ME 202 (Engineering materials)
M.Tech Core Course:
  • MS502 (Introduction to Materials Processing)
  • MS503 (Advanced Materials Characterisation Techniques)
  • MS504 (Structural and Functional Properties of Materials)

M.Tech Elective Course

  • MS509 (Surface Engineering)
  • MS510 (Composite Science and Technology)
  • MS515: (Advanced Building Materials)
PhD Students :
sribalaji
Sribalaji M
Swarnima-singh
Singh Swarnima
Premkumar
O.S. Asiq Rahman
O.S. Asiq Rahman
SERB-DST
Biswajyoti-Mukherjee
Biswajyoti
Mukherjee
Aminul-Islam-(JRF)
Aminul
Islam
JRF Students :
krishna-kant-(JRF)
Krishna Kant Pandey
Professional Experience :
  • Senior Engineer in Centre for Nanotechnology, BHEL Corporate R&D, Hyderabad. [April 2012-September 2013]
  • Associate Professor in School of Mechanical and Building Sciences (SMBS) at Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore, TN [March 2011-March 2012]
  • Post Doctoral Fellow in Materials Science and Engineering Department at Florida International University (FIU), Miami, USA [July 2010-March 2011]
  • Assistant Manager, Ispat Industries Limited, Mumbai [August 2004-August 2006]
Awards & Honours :
  • Dissertation Year Fellowship award: University Graduate School, Florida International University (FIU), Miami, Florida in 2009-2010
  • Arthur E. Focke leadership award by ASM Foundation for attending the leadership camp during Summer-2008 at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.
  • First in Regional Technical presentation competition organized by Material Advantage at FIU, on 16th Nov. 2007.
  • First in Student Technical Poster competition organized by Material Advantage at FIU, on  17th Nov. 2006.
  • “Mr. Anup makes ISPAT proud” article came in ISPAT HR buzz Dec ’04 issue for representing Ispat at “TRANSMAT EXPO-2004” International Conference.
  • Delegate of “President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA)”formed by The American Ceramic Society (ACerS)
  • Reviewer of Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, Surface and Coatings Technology and Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A
  • Served as Secretary and Chair of Material Advantage chapter in 2007-2009 at FIU, Miami, Florida, USA
  • Executive member of Cry America, FIU, Miami, Florida, USA
  • Served as an Executive Committee Member, Indian Society of Techanical Education, B.I.T Sindri, Chapter, India
Patents :
  • Anup Kumar Keshri, S. Raghunandan, Manoj Kumar, Sarang Mahajan, MV Alekhya, Kshitij Taneja & Kulvir Singh, A fabrication process for high strength wear resistance grinding rolls with enhanced performance and higher operational life, Filed at BHEL Corp. R&D, Hyderabad, India, Application no. 479/Kol/ 2013, PR No. 120133 RD
  • S Raghunandan, MV Alekhya, Manoj Kumar, Ksitij Taneja, Anup Kumar Keshri, Sarang Mahajan & Kulvir Singh,  Microwave assisted solution synthesis of calcium copper titanate, Filed at BHEL Corp. R&D, Hyderabad, India, Application no. XXX/XX/2013, PR No. 120157RD
Member of Professional bodies :
  • Indian Institute of Metals (IIM): Life Member
  • The Minerals Metals and Materials Society - TMS, Member
Current Sponsored projects :
TitlePrincipal Investigator (PI)Sponsored byProject Value
Fabrication of Robust Plasma Sprayed Rare Earth Oxide Hydrophobic Coating for the High Temperature and Wear Resistance Applications Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri SERB-DST  26.74 Lakhs
Surface modified metallic ortopedic implant for sustained drug release

Dr. Debrupa Lahiri (IIT Roorkee)

Co-PI: Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri (IIT Patna)

DST/TSG/AMT 92.49 Lakhs
Plasma Sprayed Carbon Nanotube reinforced Molybdenum Disulfide Anti-friction Nano Composite Coating with enhanced Mechanical and Wear Properties Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri Naval Research Board (NRB), India  18.72 Lakhs (Fund Yet to be released)
Plasma Sprayed Carbon Nanotube and Graphene Reinforced Alumina Hybrid Nanocomposite Coating with Enhanced Properties for Light Metal Alloys Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) 19.40 Lakhs
Consultancy :
TitleConsultantCompany NameConsultancy Value
Plasma Spray Process Map of the Powder Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri Carborundum Universal Limited (CUMI), Kerala (Murugappa Group Company) 8.0 Lakhs
Thermal Spray Coating Dr. Anup Kumar Keshri Tata Steel Ltd. 8.0 Lakhs
Book Chapter :
  • Coatings for Energy Applications, Anup Kumar Keshri, M. Sribalaji, in “Thin Film Structures in Energy Applications” Editor Suresh Babu Krishna Moorthy, Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015.Pages: 51-84, ISBN:978-3-319-14773-4
Publications :
  1. Aminul Islam, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, M. Sribalaji, O.S. Asiq Rahman, P. Arun kumar, K. Suresh Babu, Role of hybrid reinforcement of carbon nanotubes and graphene nanoplatelets on the electrical conductivity of plasma sprayed alumina coating, Ceramics International, Available online 5 December 2017.
  2. M.Sribalaji, Aminul Islam, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Mayank Kumar Pandey, Anup Kumar Keshri, Tailoring the thermal shock resistance of titanium carbide by reinforcement with tungsten carbide and carbon nanotubes, Ceramics International,  44 (2018), 2552-2562.
  3. O S Asiq Rahman, M Sribalaji, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Tapas Laha, Anup Kumar Keshri, Synergistic effect of hybrid carbon nanotube and graphene nanoplatelets reinforcement on processing, microstructure, interfacial stress and mechanical properties of Al2O3 nanocomposites, Ceramics International, 44 (2018), 2109-2122
  4. Biswajyoti, Mukherjee, Asiq Rahman O.S, Aminul Islam, Sribalaji M, Anup Kumar Keshri, Plasma sprayed carbon nanotube and graphene nanoplatelets reinforced alumina hybrid composite coating with outstanding toughness, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 727 (2017), 658-670
  5. P Arunkumar, P Panda, M Sribalaji, R Ramaseshan, A K Keshri, K S Babu, Enhancing the oxygen ionic conductivity of (111) oriented Ce 0.80 Sm 0.20 O 2-δ thin film through strain engineering, Electrochimica Acta, 240 (2017), 437-446.
  6. M Sribalaji, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Aminul Islam, Anup Kumar Keshri, Microstructural and Mechanical Behavior of Spark Plasma Sintered Titanium Carbide with Hybrid Reinforcement of Tungsten Carbide and Carbon Nanotubes, Materials Science and Engineering: A, 702 (2017), 10–21.
  7. M. Sribalaji, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, P. Arunkumar, K. Suresh Babu, A K Keshri, In-situ formed graphene nanoribbon induced toughening and thermal shock resistance of spark plasma sintered carbon nanotube reinforced titanium carbide composite, Composites Part B: Engineering 123 (2017) 227–240.
  8. M. Sribalaji, O.S. Asiq Rahman, P. Arunkumar, K. Suresh babu, Nitin P.Wasekar, G. Sundarajan, Anup Kumar Keshri, Role of Silicon Carbide in Phase Evolution and Oxidation Behavior of Pulse Electrodeposited Nickel-Tungsten Coating, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A,(2016) 1-12
  9. Aarthi Uthayakumar, Arunkumar Pandiyan, Sribalaji Mathiyalagan, Ashutosh Kumar, Anup Kumar Keshri, Shobit Omar, Kantesh Balani, Suresh Babu Krishna Moorthy, “Interfacial Effect of Oxygen Ion Distribution on Conduction Mechanism in Strontium Added Ce0.8Sm0.2O2-δ/Na2CO3 Nanocomposite”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, (2016) 25068-25077
  10. Biswajyoti Mukherjee, O.S. Asiq Rahman, M. Sribalaji, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Anup Kumar Keshri, “Synergistic effect of carbon nanotube as sintering aid and toughening agent in spark plasma sintered molybdenum disilicide-hafnium carbide composite”, Materials Science and Engineering A, 678 (2016) 299-307
  11. U. Aarthi, P. Arunkumar, M. Sribalaji, Anup Kumar Keshri, K. Suresh Babu, “Strontium mediated modification of structure and ionic conductivity in samarium doped ceria/sodium carbonate nanocomposites as electrolytes for LTSOFC”, RSC Advances, 6 (2016) 84860-84870
  12. Anil Kumar, Asfak Ali Mollah, Anup Kumar Keshri, Manoj Kumar, Kulvir Singh, Krishna Dutt Venkata Shiva Rallabhandi, and Raghunandan Seelaboyina" Development of Macroporous Silicone Rubber for Acoustic Applications" Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 55 (2016), 8751−8760
  13. Anup Kumar Keshri, Lovish Behl, Debrupa Lahiri, George S. Dulikravich, Arvind Agarwal, Dry sliding Wear Behavior of Hafnium-Based Bulk Metallic Glass at Room and Elevated Temperatures, , Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance 25 (2016) 3931-3937
  14. O.S. Asiq Rahman, Nitin P. Wasekar, G. Sundararajan, Anup Kumar Keshri, Experimental investigation of grain boundaries misorientations and nano twinning induced strengthening on addition of silicon carbide in pulse electrodeposited nickel tungsten composite coating, Materials Characterization, 116, 2016, 1-7
  15. M. Sribalaji, O.S. Asiq Rahman, Tapas Laha, Anup Kumar Keshri, Nanoindentation and nanoscratch behavior of electroless deposited nickel-phosphorous coating, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Available online 8 April 2016
  16. Swarnima Singh, M. Sribalaji, Nitin P. Wasekar, Srikant Joshi, G. Sundararajan, Raghuvir Singh, Anup Kumar Keshri, Microstructural, phase evolution and corrosion properties of silicon carbide reinforced pulse electrodeposited nickel–tungsten composite coatings, Applied Surface Science, 328, February 2016, 264–272
  17. M. Sribalaji, P. Arunkumar, K. Suresh Babu, Anup Kumar Keshri, Crystallization mechanism and corrosion property of electroless nickel phosphorus coating during intermediate temperature oxidation Applied Surface Science, Volume 355, (2015), 112-120.
  18. Debrupa Lahiri, Jeffrey Karp, Anup K. Keshri, Cheng Zhang, George S.Dulikravich, Laszlo J. Kecskes, Arvind Agarwal, Scratch induced deformation behavior of hafnium based bulk metallic glass at multiple load scales Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 410 (2015) 118–126. 
  19. Anup Kumar Keshri and Arvind Agarwal, “Plasma Processing of Nanomaterials for Functional Applications-a Review” Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, Vol. 4 (2012) 228-250 (Invited Review).
  20. Anup Kumar Keshri, Debrupa Lahiri and Arvind Agarwal “Carbon Nanotubes Improve the Adhesion Strength of Ceramic Splat to the Steel Substrate”, Carbon, Vol. 49 (2011) 4340-4347.
  21. Anup Kumar Keshri, and Arvind Agarwal “Wear Behavior of Plasma Sprayed Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Aluminum Oxide Coating in Marine and High Temperature Environment” Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, Vol. 20 (2011) 1217-1230.
  22. Anup Kumar Keshri and Arvind Agarwal, “Splat Morphology of Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide Reinforced with Carbon Nanotubes: A Comparison Between Experimental and Computational Modeling” Surface and Coatings Technology, Vol. 206 (2011) 338-347.
  23. Anup Kumar Keshri, Jun Huang, Virendra Singh, Wonbong Choi, Sudipta Seal and Arvind Agarwal, “Synthesis of Aluminum Oxide Coating with Carbon Nanotube Reinforcement Produced by Chemical Vapor Deposition for Improved Fracture and Wear Resistance”, Carbon  Vol. 48 (2010) 431-442.
  24. Anup Kumar Keshri, Jun Huang, Wonbong Choi, and Arvind Agarwal, “Intermediate Temperature  Tribological Behavior of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide Coating”, Surface and Coatings Technology Vol. 204 (2010) 1847-1855.
  25. Anup Kumar Keshri, Riken Patel, and Arvind Agarwal “Comprehensive Process Maps to Synthesize High Density Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide Composite Coatings with Varying Carbon Nanotube Content”, Surface and Coatings Technology Vol. 205 (2010) 690-702.
  26. Anup Kumar Keshri, Kantesh Balani, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Virendra Singh, Tapas Laha, Sudipta Seal and  Arvind Agarwal, “Structural Transformation in Carbon Nanotubes During Thermal Spraying”, Surface and Coatings Technology Vol. 203 (2009) 2193-2201 (Ranked 5th among TOP 25 articles in Surface and Coatings Technology journal for April-June 2009).
  27. Anup Kumar Keshri, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Yao Chen, Tapas Laha, Xiaohua. Li, Cesar Levy and Arvind Agarwal, Nanomechanical Behavior of Plasma Sprayed PZT Coatings”, Surface Engineering Vol. 25[4] (2009) 270-275.
  28. Raghunandan Seelaboyina, Manoj Kumar, Alekhya Venkata Madiraju,  Kshitij Taneja, Anup Kumar Keshri, Sarang Mahajan, Kulvir Singh, “Microwave Synthesis of Copper Indium Gallium (di)Selenide (CIGS)  Nanopowders for Thin Film Solar Applications” J. Renewable and Sustainable Energy 5, (2013) 031608.
  29. Neelima Mahato, Samir Sharma, Anup Kumar Keshri, Amanda Simpson, Arvind Agarwal and Kantesh Balani, “Nanomechanical Properties and Thermal Conductivity of Plasma Sprayed Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Components: Ceria Doped Yttria Stabilized Zirconia Electrolyte". JOM, 2013, DOI: 10.1007/s 11837-013-0601-8
  30. S. Ariharan, Ankur Gupta, Anup Kumar Keshri, Arvind Agarwal, Kantesh Balani1, “Size Effect of Yttria Stabilized Zirconia Addition on Fracture Toughness and Thermal Conductivity of Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide Composite Coatings” Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, Vol. 4 (2012) 323-332
  31. Srinivasa R. Bakshi, Anup Kumar Keshri and Arvind Agarwal, “A comparison of mechanical and wear properties of plasma sprayed carbon nanotube reinforced aluminum composites at nano and macro scale” Materials Science and Engineering A, 528 (2011) 3375–3384
  32. Srinivas R. Bakshi, Vishal Musaramthota, David A. Virzi, Anup Kumar Keshri, Debrupa Lahiri, Virendra Singh, Sudipta Seal, Arvind Agarwal, “Spark plasma sintered tantalum carbide–carbon nanotube composite: Effect of pressure, carbon nanotube length and dispersion technique on microstructure and mechanical properties” Materials Science and Engineering A 528 (2011) 2538-2547
  33. Ashish Singh, Srinivasa R. Bakshi, David A. Virzi, Anup Kumar Keshri, Arvind Agarwal, and Sandip P. Harimkar, “In-situ Synthesis of TiC/SiC/Ti3SiC2 Composite Coatings by Spark Plasma Sintering” Surface and Coatings Technology, 205(2011) 3840-3846.
  34. Debrupa Lahiri, Virendra Singh, Anup Kumar Keshri, Sudipta Seal, Arvind Agarwal, “Apatite formability of Boron Nitride Nanotube” Nanotechnology, 22 (2011) 205601.
  35. Kantesh Balani, Riken Patel, Anup Kumar Keshri, Debrupa Lahiri, Arvind Agarwal, “Multi-scale hierarchy of Chelydra serpentina: Microstructure and mechanical properties of turtle shell, Journal  of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical materials, Vol. 4 (2011) 1440-1451
  36. Debrupa Lahiri, Ana Paula Benaduce, Francois Rouzaud, John Solomon, Anup Kumar Keshri, Lidia Kos,   Arvind Agarwal, “Wear Behavior and In-vitro Cytotoxicity of Wear Debris Generated from Hydroxyapatite-Carbon Nanotube Composite Coating” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A ,  96A (2011) 1-12.
  37. Debrupa Lahiri, Francois Rouzaud, Tanisha Richard, Anup Kumar Keshri, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Lidia Kos and Arvind Agarwal, “Boron Nitride Nanotube Reinforced Polylactide-Polycaprolactone Copolymer Composite: Mechanical Properties and Cytocompatibility with Osteoblasts and Macrophages in vitro” Acta Biomaterialia(2010) 3524-3533
  38. Debrupa Lahiri, Virendra Singh, Anup Kumar Keshri, Sudipta Seal and Arvind. Agarwal, “Carbon nanotube toughened hydroxyapatite by spark plasma sintering: microstructural evolution and multi-scale tribological properties”, Carbon Vol. 48 (2010) 3103-3120
  39. Riken Patel, Anup Kumar Keshri, George S. Dulikravich and Arvind Agarwal, “An Experimental and  Numerical Algorithm for Near Net Shape Fabrication of Thin Walled Ceramic Structures by Plasma  Spray Forming”, Journal of Materials Processing Technology  Vol. 210 (2010) 1260-1269
  40. Debrupa Lahiri, Francois Rouzaud, Sabnam Namin, Anup Kumar Keshri, Nicolaos Tsoukias, Lidia. Kos, Arvind Agarwal, “Effect of CNT Addition in Polylactide-Caprolactone Copolymer on Mechanical Strengthening and  Interaction with Human Osteoblast Cells in- vitro” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces Vol. 1 (2009) 2470-2476
  41. Debrupa Lahiri, Anup Kumar Keshri, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Arvind Agarwal, “Dual Strengthening Mechanism Induced by Carbon Nanotube in Roll Bonded Aluminum Matrix Composite”,Materials Science and  Engineering A, Vol. 523 (2009) 263-270
  42. Srinivasa R. Bakshi, Yao Chen, Timothy Price, Deen Zhang, Anup Kumar Keshri, D. Graham McCartney, Phil Shipway and Arvind Agarwal, “Microstructure and Wear Properties of Aluminum/Aluminum-Silicon Composite Coatings Prepared by Cold Spraying”, Surface and Coatings Technology Vol. 204 (2009) 503-510
  43. Srinivasa R. Bakshi, Anup Kumar Keshri, Virendra Singh, Sudipta Seal, Arvind Agarwal, Interface in  Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Aluminum Silicon Composites: Thermodynamic Analysis and Experimental Verification”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds Vol. 481 (2009) 207-213
  44. Kantesh Balani, Anup Kumar Keshri, Debrupa Lahiri, Jorge E. Tercero and Arvind Agarwal, "Nano-scratching of Hydroxyapatite Reinforced with Aluminum Oxide and Carbon Nanotubes”, JOM, Vol. 61 (2009) 63-66
  45. Kantesh Balani, Sandip P. Harimkar, Anup K Keshri, Yao Chen, Narendra B. Dahotre and Arvind Agarwal, “Multiscale wear of plasma-sprayed carbon-nanotube-reinforced aluminum oxide nanocomposite coating” Acta Materialia, Vol. 56, (2008) 5984-5994.
  46. Yao Chen, Shobit Omar, Anup Kumar Keshri, Kantesh Balani, Krishnamurthy Babu, Juan C Nino, Sudipta Seal and Arvind Agarwal, “Ionic conductivity of plasma-sprayed nanocrystalline yttria-stabilized zirconia electrolyte for solid oxide fuel cells” Scripta Materialia, 60 (2009) 1023–1026
Presentations : Selected Presentations:
  1. Sribalaji M, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Anup Kumar Keshri, “In-situ Formation of Two Dimensional Graphene Nanoribbon in Carbon Nanotube reinforced Titanium Carbide Composite and its Effect on Toughness”, The 3rd International Conference on 2D materials and technology (ICON-2DMAT), Singapore, 11-14 December, 2017
  2. M. Sribalaji, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Aminul Islam, Tapas Laha, Anup Kumar Keshri, “Synergistic Reinforcement of Tungsten Carbide and Carbon Nanotubes for Improving the Fracture Toughness of Titanium Carbide based Ultra High Temperature Ceramic”, 28th International Conference on Diamond and Carbon Related Materials, Gothenburg, Sweden, September 03-07, 2017.
  3. Biswajyoti Mukherjee, O.S Asiq Rahman, Sribalaji M, Anup Kumar Keshri, “Spark Plasma Sintering of Molybdenum Disilicide and Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Reinforced hafnium carbide Ceramic CompositeIndian Institute of Metals (NMD-ATM), Bits Pilani, Goa November 11-14 2017
  4. O.S Asiq Rahman, S.T Aruna, Rishi Raj, Anup Kumar KeshriWettability of Plasma Sprayed Cerium Oxide CoatingsIndian Institute of Metals (NMD-ATM), Bits Pilani November 11-14 2017, Goa
  5. O.S Asiq Rahman, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Sony Priyadershini, Anup Kumar Keshri, “Graphene Nanoplatelets Reinforced Plasma Sprayed Alumina Coating with Improved Mechanical PropertiesInternational Conference on Nanotechnology, Ideas, Innovations and Initiatives (ICN: 31-2017), IIT Roorkee December 6-8 2017
  6. Rishow Kumar, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, Anup Kumar Keshri, “Graphene Nanoplatelets Reinforced Plasma Sprayed Alumina-Titania Coatings with Improved Mechanical and Wear PropertiesConference on Advanced Nanomaterial and Nanotechnology (ICANN-2017), IIT Guwahati, December 18-21 2017
  7. Swarnima Singh, Anup Kumar KeshriPlasma Sprayed Graphene Nanoplatelets Reinforced Hydroxyapatite Coating with Enhanced Mechanical PropertiesInternational Conference on Nanotechnology, Ideas, Innovations and Initiatives (ICN: 31-2017), IIT Roorkee December 6-8 2017
  8. Sony Priyadershini, O.S Asiq Rahman, Anup Kumar Keshri Plasma Sprayed Graphene Nanoplatelets Reinforced Alumina Nanocomposite Coating with Improved Scratch ResistanceConference on Advanced Nanomaterial and Nanotechnology (ICANN-2017), IIT Guwahati, December 18-21 2017
  9. Sribalaji M, Biswajyoti Mukherjee, AsiqRahman O.S, SrinivasaRaoBakshi, Anup Kumar Keshri, Spark Plasma Sintering Of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Hafnium Carbide Composite, 5th International Conference on Materials Science and Engineering Technology, October 29-31, 2016, Tokyo, Japan
  10. Anup Kumar Keshri, “Comprehensive Process Maps for Synthesizing High Density Aluminum Oxide-Carbon Nanotube Coatings by Plasma Spraying for Improved Mechanical and Wear Properties”, International Conference on Functional Materials, September 07-10, 2016, Tirunelveli, India.
  11. Synthesis of CIS Nano-Ink and Its Absorber Layer Without Selenization” Manoj Kumar, Raghunandan Seelaboyina, Kshitij Taneja, Alekhya Venkata Madiraju, Anup Kumar Keshri, Sarang Mahajan, Kulvir Singh.   http://www.hindawi.com/cpis/energy/2013/739532/.
  12. Xiaohua Li, Anup Kumar Keshri, Arvind Agarwal and C. Levy, “A Multifunctional MWCNT Strain Sensor: Sensing and Damping Characteristics”  NSTI-Nanotech 2009, ISBN 978-1-4398-1782-7 Vol. 1 (2009) 484-487.
  13. Xiaohua Li, Cesar Levy, Ming Li, Anup Kumar Keshri, and Arvind Agarwal,  “A Multifunctional MWCNT Composite: Strain Sensing, Damping and Application to Structural Vibration Control”, Paper IMECE2009-11599,  Proceedings of the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Lake Buena Vista, FL, Nov. 2009.
  14. Anup Kumar Keshri, Paramanand Singh, and Uday Chakkingal “Effect of heat treatment on the characteristics of Cu-Al-Ni shape memory alloys”. Proc. International Conference on Heat Treatment, Jan 2004, Chennai, pp. A2, 1-5
  15. Anup Kumar Keshri, Paramanand Singh, and Uday Chakkingal “Cu-Al-Ni as Smart Materials as an Automotive Applications”. Proc. International Conference on Transmat Expo-2004, Nov. 2004, Mumbai, pp 36-37
  16. Anup Kumar Keshri, Paramanand Singh, and Uday Chakkingal “Effect of compositions on Cu-Al-Ni shape memory alloys”. Proc. International Conference on International Symposium for Research Scholars, Dec 2004, Chennai. pp. 1-7
  17. Anup Kumar Keshri and Arvind Agarwal, “Fracture Strength of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide Coating” International Conference on Composite Materials" Jan 30-31, 2015 Dubai, UAE. 
  18. Anup Kumar Keshri, Debrupa Lahiri, Arvind Agarwal, “Nano-scratch Approach to Determine the Adhesion Strength of a Single Alumina/Alumina-CNT Splat with Substrate in Plasma Spraying”  Houston Texas, October 17-21, 2010
  19. Anup Kumar Keshri, Jun Huang, Wonbong Choi, and Arvind Agarwal, “Chemical Vapor Deposited Carbon Nanotubes Reinforced Aluminum Oxide Coating with Improved Fracture and wear resistance” International Conference & Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona, Florida, 25-28th Jan. 2010
  20. Anup Kumar Keshri, Kantesh Balani, Tapas Laha, Srinivas Rao Bakshi, Arvind Agarwal, “Comparative Study of Carbon Nanotubes/Plasma Interaction during Various Thermal Spray Processes” Presented in International Thermal Spray Conference-2009  held in Las Vegas, Nevada,  May 4-7, 2009
  21. Anup Kumar Keshri, Jun Huang, Virendra Singh, Wonbong Choi, Sudipta Seal and Arvind Agarwal, “ Synthesis of Al2O3 Coating Reinforced  with In Situ Grown CNTs  for  Improved Fracture and Wear Resistance” Surface and Modification Technology-2009 Chennai, Tamilnadu, India, Nov. 2-5, 2009
  22. Debrupa Lahiri, Ana Benaduce, Francois Rouzaud, John Solomon, Anup Kumar Keshri, Lidia Kos, Arvind Agarwal, Investigation on Wear Resistance of Plasma Sprayed Hydroxyapatite-Carbon Nanotube Composite Coating on Orthopedic Implant and Cytotoxicity of Wear Debris, International Conference & Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites,  Daytona, Florida, 25-28th Jan. 2010
  23. Srinivas Rao Bakshi, Yao Chen, Anup Kumar Keshri, Graham McCartney, P. Shipway and Arvind Agarwal, “Wear Behavior of Aluminum/Aluminum-Silicon Composite Coatings Prepared by Cold Spraying” Presented in International Thermal Spray Conference-2009  held in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 4-7, 2009
  24. Riken Patel, Anup Kumar Keshri, George Dulikravich, Arvind Agarwal, “An Experimental and Numerical Algorithm for Near Net Shape Forming of Thin Walled Ceramic Structures by Plasma Spraying”  Presented in International Thermal Spray Conference-2009 held in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 4-7, 2009
  25. Debrupa Lahiri, Sabnam Namin, Tanisha Richard, Anup Kumar Keshri, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Nicolaos Tsoukias, Arvind Agarwal, “Copolymer-Boron Nitride Nanotube Composite for Biodegradable Scaffold application”, 25th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference-2009, Miami, May 2009
  26. KanteshBalani, Anup Kumar Keshri, Arvind Agarwal, “Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide-Carbon nanotube Composite Coatings with Improved Fracture Toughness and Wear Resistance” Sub-Micron and Nanostructured Ceramics-2009 held in Colorado Springs, Colorado, June 7-12, 2009
  27. Riken Patel, Anup Kumar Keshri, George Dulikravich, Arvind Agarwal, “An Experimental and Numerical Algorithm for Near Net Shape Forming of Thin Walled Ceramic Structures by Plasma Spraying”, presented in US National Congress on Computational Mechanics - 2009 held in Columbus, Ohio, July 16-19, 2009
  28. Debrupa Lahiri, Francois Rouzaud, Tanisha Richard, Anup Kumar Keshri, Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, Lidia Kos and Arvind Agarwal, “Poly Lactide-Caprolactone Copolymer - Boron Nitride Nanotube: A Novel Polymer Composite for Biodegradable Scaffold Application”, International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, Clearwater Beach, Florida, USA December 13-17,  2009
  29. Debrupa Lahiri, Virendra Singh, Anup Kumar Keshri, Sudipta Seal and Arvind Agarwal, “Precipitation and Crystallization of Hydroxyapatite on Boron Nitride Nanotubes Immersed in Simulated Body Fluid, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) Conference, San Diego, California, USA, February 27 - March 3, 2011
Invited Talk :
  1. Development of Process Maps for Synthesizing High Density Aluminum Oxide-Carbon Nanotube Coatings by Plasma Spraying for Improved Mechanical and Wear Properties. 4th International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites (ICNM 2017) 10-12 February 2017 at Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala.
  2. "Comprehensive Process Maps for Synthesizing High Density Aluminum Oxide-Carbon Nanotube Coatings by Plasma Spraying for Improved Mechanical and Wear Properties" (Invited Talk to Academics), 11 Feb. 2017, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India
  3. “Plasma Spray Composite Coating with Improved Mechanical and Wear Properties” (Invited talk to Industry), November 18 2016, Tata Steel, Jamshedpur, India.
  4. “Nanoindentation and Nano-scratch Approach to Determine the Mechanical Properties of Plasma Sprayed Aluminum Oxide-Carbon Nanotube Splat” (Invited talk to Academics), November 2 2016, Toyohashi University of Technology, Toyohashi, Aichi, Japan.
  5. “Plasma Sprayed Composite Coating with Improved Mechanical and Wear Properties”, (Invited talk to Industry), 08 October, 2016, Carborundum Universal Limited (CUMI), Ernakulam, India.
  6. “Plasma sprayed composite coating with improved mechanical and wear properties” (Invited talk to Academics), September 07, 2016, Organized by department of Physics, NIT Surathkal, Mangalore, India.
  7. “Thermal Spray Coatings: Fundamentals, Properties and Applications” (Invited talk to Academics), September 06, 2016, Organized by Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry University (A Central University), Pondicherry, India.
  8. “Thermal Sprayed Coatings & Composites: Science, Engineering and Applications (TSCC-2016)”, Co-Instructor, June 20-July 01, 2016, Organized by Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN), MNIT Allahabad, India.
  9. "Thermal Spray Coatings: Fundamentals, Properties and Applications” (Invited talk to Industry), July 22, 2016, Bharat Forge, Pune, India.