Sudhy S. Panicker

Assistant Professor, Gr-I

Sheet metal forming, warm forming, incremental forming
Department of Mechanical Engineering, BITS Pilani-K K Birla Goa Campus, Zuarinagar, South Goa, Goa - 403726, India

About the Faculty

Dr. Sudhy S. Panicker joined BITS Pilani - K. K. Birla Goa campus as Assistant Professor on March 2022. He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur (July 2013-Aug 2019), M.Tech. Manufacturing Technology from NIT Tiruchirapalli (July 2009-May 2011), and B.Tech Mechanical Engineering from Mar Athanasius College of Engineering Kothamangalam (MG University, July 2005-May 2009).
His Ph.D. thesis concentrated on the "Warm Forming of Aluminium Alloy Sheets and Formability Improvement in Nonisothermal Redrawing Process". Post-PhD, he worked as a Research Associate in a EPSRC funded project on the elevated temperature incremental sheet forming at The University of Sheffield, UK (Oct 2019-Aug 2020). He also has earlier experiences as Assistant Professor at Viswajyothi College of Engineering and Technology, Muvattupuzha (Dec 2011-June 2013) and Associate Professor at Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology, Kalady (Jan 2021-Feb 2022).
His current research interests are elevated temperature sheet metal forming, incremental sheet forming, auxiliary-energy assisted sheet forming and metal joining processes.