Editors

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

Gautam Biswas, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India and Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

ASSOCIATE EDITORS

Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

Suman Chakraborty, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India

Amitava De, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

U.S. Dixit, Department of Mechanical Engineering, India Institute of Technology Guwahati, India

N. C. Murmu, Surface Engineering & Tribology, CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute, Durgapur, India

B.K. Saxena, Tolani Maritime Institute, Pune, India

EDITORIAL BOARD

G.K. Ananthasuresh, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

S.L. Bapat, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

S.G. Deshmukh, ABV – Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management Gwalior, India, and Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India

Yogesh Jaluria, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA

Marc Madou, University of California, Irvine, USA

Souren Mitra, Department of Production Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD

S.K. Basu, Production Engineering & Industrial Management, Government College of Engineering, Pune, India

U. Chandrasekhar, Vel Tech University, Chennai, India

Prasanta Dey, Operations & Information Management Group, Aston Business School, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Amitabha Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

Sitaram N, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India

S.G. Ponnambalam, School of Engineering, Monash University Sunway Campus, Malaysia

D. V. Singh, University of Roorkee, Roorkee, India

R.M. Vasagam, Dr M G R Educational & Research Institute, Chennai, India

K. Venkatasubbaiah, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India