Faculty Profile

Dr Vatsala Chaturvedi

Assistant Professor

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

School of Engineering

  vatsala.chaturvedi@opju.ac.in

  •  Ph.D. in Foundry Technology- Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from MNIT Jaipur – 2017.
  •  M.Tech in Physical Metallurgy- Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from MNIT Jaipur – 2012.
  •  B.Tech. in Material Science and Metallurgical Engineering from UIET Kanpur – 2010.
  •  OP Jindal University, Raigarh (C.G), Working as a Assistant Professor from July 2018 to till date.
  •  Worked as an Assistant Professor in Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal from July 2016 to May 2018.
  •  Worked as a Teaching assistant in Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur from July 2014 to Nov 2014 & July 2015 to Nov 2015.
  •  Metal Casting.
  •   Mechanical Metallurgy.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Ashok Sharma, Upender Pandel, “Effect of mechanical vibrations on grain refinement of AZ91 Mg alloy”, Materials Research Express 4 (2017).
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, “Effect of mechanical vibrations on the wear behavior of AZ91 Mg alloy”, Scopus Indexed.
  •  RupaliBaghel, Vatsala Chaturvedi, Bartik Pandel, Upender Pandel, in progress “Utilization of mining and industrial waste: a sustainable approach”, Global Challenges, Policy Framework & Sustainable Development for Mining of Mineral and Fossil Energy Resource (GCPF2015), Elsevier, Procedia Earth and Planetary Science, 17- 18 April, 2015.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, “Improvement of mechanical properties by mechanical vibration on AZ91 during solidification”,International Journal of Engineering Technology, Management and Applied Sciences, March 2015, Volume 3 Special Issue, ISSN 2349-4476.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, “Melting practice for magnesium alloys” Indian Foundry Review, Oct.2014.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, “Energy efficiency in casting of magnesium alloys” Indian Foundry Journal, Jan.2014.
  •  • Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, “Effect of mechanical vibrations on the wear behavior of AZ91 Mg alloy”, International Conference on Advances in Metallurgy, Materials and Manufacturing, IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 314 (2018) 012030 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/314/1/012030
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, “Study of mechanical vibration on structure and properties of Mg-9Al alloy during solidification”, Proceedings of the 17th Int. AMME Conference, organized by Military Technical College Kobry El-Kobbah, Cairo, Egypt, 2016.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, “Improvement of mechanical properties by mechanical vibration on AZ91 during solidification”, International Conference on Emerging Trends of Engineering, Science, Management and its Applications, Pearson Publications, 2015.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Rahul Sen, N.C.Upadhyay, Upender Pandel, “Development of bio- degradable composites from starch and cotton waste: a sustainable approach”, Symposium on Advances in Sustainable Polymers (ASP-15) organized by IIT Guwahati, 21- 22 Jan., 2015.
  •  Rahul Sen, Vatsala Chaturvedi, Suman Gujar, Upender Pandel, “Effect of jute fiber on strength of bio composite made of corn starch”, Symposium on Advances in Sustainable Polymers (ASP-15) organized by IIT Guwahati, 21- 22 Jan., 2015.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, V.K.Sharma, “A study on the effect of plamanitriding on H13 tool steel”, 3rd International Conference on “Laser and plasma applications in materials science (LAPAMS 2015)” organized by IIT Kharagpur, 15- 17 Jan., 2015.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, V.K.Sharma, “Characterization of plasma nitrided AISI H13 tool steel”, International Conference on “Advances in Steel, Power and Construction Technology (ICASPCT 2015)” organized by OPJIT, 14- 16 Jan., 2015.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, Abstract “Grain refinement of magnesium alloys through vibrations”, The Indian Institute of Metals NMD ATM, 2014.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, “An overview of improvement of properties of AZ91 magnesium alloy by grain refinement through vibrations”, International conference on advance trends in engineering & technology (ICATET), 19- 20 dec., 2013.
  •  Rupali Baghel, Bartik Pandel, Rahul Sen, Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, “ An overview of utiliozation of marble slurry as a construction material”, International conference on advance trends in engineering & technology (ICATET), 19- 20 dec., 2013.
  •  Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, Ashok Sharma, “An overview of effect of vibration on AZ91 Mg alloy during solidification”, National conference on recent trends in materials engineering”, 4- 5 oct., 2013.
  •  Rupali Baghel, Vatsala Chaturvedi, Upender Pandel, “An overview of utilization of mill scale as composite construction material”, National conference on recent trends in materials engineering”, 4- 5 oct., 2013.
  •  Isha Thapa, Satender Dahiya, Vatsala Chaturvedi, U. Pandel, “Improvement in the performance and effectiveness of internal combustion engines with the application of ceramic coatings”, Proceedings of International conference of Alternative fuels for I.C. engines, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, MNIT Jaipur, February 6-8, 2013, pp 44.
  •  Workshop organized
  • 1. Organized a webinar on Prospects and Opportunities for Women in Metallurgy and Materials on August 28, 2020
  • 2. Organized a webinar on Prospects and Opportunities in Metallurgy for the states of Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh on June 21, 2020
  • 3. Organized a Guest Lecture on 1. Metal Foams: Structure, Properties and Applications; 2. Metamaterials: An Overview on February 13, 2019
  • 4. Conducted workshop on “Fatigue and its Crack Prediction” as Organizing Secretary on November 22, 2019
  • 5. Organized a workshop on “Promoting positive mental health amongst women of Raigarh” on December 18, 2019
  • 6. Organized an International Conference on Advances in Steel, Power and Construction Technology as an Organizing Committee member on November 21- 22, 2019
  • 7. OPJU Digital International Conference on Role of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Management for Sustainable Development as an Organizing Secretary on September 26-27, 2020
  •  Workshop attended
  •  1. Attended a one week FDP on “Advances in Materials for Engineering Applications” from 6-10th June 2020, organized by Vignan Institute of Engineering for women.
  •  2. Attended a Webinar on “Insights to Industry4.0” on 29th May 2020, Organized by department of Mechanical Engineering, S.A Engineering college, Chennai.
  •  3. Attended a FDP on “Recent Advances in Material Characterization” from 23-28 May 2020, Organized by Mechanical Engineering department, NITTTR Chandigarh.
  •  4. Attended a webinar on “Induction Heating Applications for Heat Treatment Pre & Post Weld (PWHT)” organized by ASM INTERNATIONAL Indian Chapter on 22/5/2020.
  •  5. Attended a one week FDP on “Advances in Materials for Engineering Applications” from 6-10th June 2020, organized by Vignan Institute of Engineering for women.
  •  6. Attended a webinar on "Present Challenges & Way Forward for Indian Foundry Sector" organized by IIF- FIC Delhi
  •  7. Attended a webinar on "Competitive disabilities, Opportunities for Indian Foundries, Key Challenges & Way Forward for the Export segment" organized bt IIF Delhi
  •  8. Attended a one week Faculty Development Programme on “Research and Development in Materials Behavior, Processing and Characterization Techniques” organized by Punjab University, Chandigarh
  •  9. Attended a Five Day Online Faculty Development Program on "Recent Advances in Process Metallurgy" organized by OPJU
  •  10. Attended an International Conference on Smart Technologies for Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development (ICSTEESD- 20) organized by GH Raisoni College of Engineering, Nagpur
  •  Delivered a Talk on “How to Choose a Right Journal for the Manuscript”at OP Jindal University, Raigarh on February 26, 2021.
  •  Delivered a talk on “Production of Iron & Steel Castings” during a 12-day corporate training program for GET’S held at JSPL on October 13, 2020.
  •  Delivered a talk on “Details of Hot Rolling and Cold Rolling” during a 12-day corporate training program for GET’S held at JSPL on October 15, 2020.
  •  Delivered a talk on "Introduction to Heat Treatment" to VP and above across JSPL group on July 17, 2019.
  •  Delivered talk on “Study of friction and wear behavior of AZ91 alloy” at BRCM College on 11- 12 Sept. 2015.
  •  Received Scholarship from MHRD during Ph.D. from 2012-2016.
  •  Received 1st prize in Presentation Competition on Good Governance on the occasion of Governance Day held at MNIT Jaipur.