Editors

Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series C

Editor-in-Chief

Gautam Biswas, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

Associate Editor

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

Debasis Chakraborty, DRDO - Defence Research and Development Laboratory, Hyderabad, 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, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India

Naresh C. Murmu, CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute, Durgapur, India

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

Editorial Board

G.K. Ananthasuresh, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

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

J Paulo Davim, University of Aveiro, Portugal

S.G. Deshmukh, India and Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India

V.K. Jain, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India

Suhas Joshi, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Mumbai, India

Yogesh Jaluria, The State University of New Jersey, USA

Marc Madou, The Henry Samueli School of Engineering, University of California, Irvine, USA

Souren Mitra, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

Editorial Advisory Board

S.K. Basu, Government College of Engineering, Pune, India

U. Chandrasekhar, Vel Tech University, Chennai, India

Prasanta Dey, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Amitabha Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

S.G. Ponnambalam, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Malaysia

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

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

K. Venkatasubbaiah, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India