Gaurav Watts

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering,
BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Room No.-6020-L,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani- 333031, Rajasthan. India.

Publications in SCI Indexed International Journals

  1. Fayaz, D., Patel, S.N., Kumar, R. and Watts, G., 2023. Nonlinear dynamic instability of laminated composite stiffened plates subjected to in-plane pulsating loading. Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, pp.1-32. – Link
  2. Fayaz, D., Patel, S.N., Kumar, R. and Watts, G., 2023. Nonlinear dynamic instability and dynamic response of stiffened laminated composite plates subjected to in-plane pulsating patch loading. Mechanics Based Design of Structures and Machines, pp.1-45. - Link
  3. Jain, V., Kumar, R., Watts, G., Islam, M.R.I. and Singh, V., 2023. Size-Dependent Nonlinear Free and Forced Vibration Analyses of a Functionally Graded Microplate Subjected to Transverse Patch Loading. ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 149(10), p.04023082. - Link
  4. Sengar, V., Nynaru, M., Watts, G., Kumar, R. and Singh, S., 2023. Postbuckled vibration behaviour of skew sandwich plates with metal foam core under arbitrary edge compressive loads using isogeometric approach. Thin-Walled Structures, 184, p.110524. - Link
  5. Watts, G., Kumar, R., Singh, S., Sengar, V., Reddy, G.R. and Patel, S.N., 2022. Postbuckling and postbuckled vibration behaviour of imperfect trapezoidal sandwich plates with FG-CNTRC face sheets under nonuniform loadings. Aerospace Science and Technology, p.107716. - Link
  6. Keshav, V., Patel, S.N., Kumar, R. and Watts, G., 2022. Effect of Cutout on the Stability and Failure of Laminated Composite Cylindrical Panels Subjected to In-Plane Pulse Loads. International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, p.2250087. - Link
  7. Pathan, F., Singh, S., Natarajan, S. and Watts, G. 2022. An analytical solution for the static bending of smart laminated composite and functionally graded plates. Archive of Applied Mechanics.- Link
  8. Singh, V., Vescovini, R., Kumar, R., Patel, S.N. and Watts, G., 2022. Nonlinear vibration and instability of a randomly distributed CNT-reinforced composite plate subjected to localized in-plane parametric excitation. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 101, pp.453-480.– Link
  9. Watts, G., Kumar, R., Patel, S. N., and Singh, , 2021. Dynamic instability of trapezoidal composite plates under non-uniform compression using moving kriging based meshfree method. Thin-Walled Structures, 164,107766. - Link
  10. Singh, S., Ravi Raj, B. M., Mali, K. D., and Watts, G., 2021. Elastic properties and nonlinear elasticity of the noncarbon hexagonal lattice nanomaterials based on the multiscale modelling. ASME Journal of Engineering  Materials and Technology, 143(2), pp.021006 - Link
  11. Watts, G., Singh, S. and Pathan, F., 2020. Meshfree analysis of non-rectangular sandwich plates based on refined C0 higher order shear deformation theories. Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, 120, pp.180-194.  - Link
  12. Watts, G.,Pradyumna, S., and Singha, M. K., 2018. Free vibration analysis of non-rectangular plates in contact with bounded fluid using element free Galerkin method. Ocean Engineering, 160 pp.438-448 - Link
  13. Watts, G.,Singha, M. K. and Pradyumna, S., 2018. Nonlinear bending and snap-through instability analyses of conical shell panels using element free Galerkin method. Thin-Walled Structures, 122, pp.452-462. - Link
  14. Watts, G.,Singha, M. K. and Pradyumna, S., 2018. A numerical study on the nonlinear behavior of corner  supported flat and curved panels. Archive of Applied Mechanics, 88(4), pp.503-516. - Link
  15. Watts, G., Pradyumna, S. and Singha, M.K., 2017. Nonlinear analysis of  quadrilateral composite plates using moving kriging based element free Galerkin method. Composite Structures, 159, pp.719-727. - Link