Kumar Singh, Ph. D.

Research Highlights

Research Interests

  • Vibration
  • Aeroelastic and rotor dynamic control
Portrait of Dr. Kumar Singh

Associate Professor

56L Garland Hall
513-529-0724
singhkv@MiamiOH.edu

Degrees

  • Ph.D.—Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA—2003.
  • B.E.—Mechanical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra, Ranchi, India—1997.

Years of Service on this Faculty

  • Associate Professor, 2012–Present
  • Assistant Professor, 2006–2012

Related Experience

  • Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship (AFRL/ASEE), Air Vehicles Directorate, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, OH, Summer 2010, 2011, & 2013.
  • Visiting Senior Fellow (Off-Campus Research Appointment), Department of Engineering, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK, 2009.
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, USA, 2007.
  • Research Associate and Instructor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 2003–2006.
  • Trainee Engineer, HINDALCO Industries Limited, Renukoot, INDIA, 1997–1998.

Professional Registration

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.), Louisiana, 2006–Present.

Consulting

  • SIEMENS USA, Norwood, OH

Principal Publications

  • Singh, K. V., Dey, R. and Datta, B.N., “Partial Eigenvalue Assignment and Its Stability in a Time Delayed System”, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, (Accepted August 2013).
  • Singh, K. V., McDonough, L. A., Kolonay, R., and Cooper, J., “Receptance Based Active Aeroelastic Control Using Multiple Control Surfaces”, Journal of Aircraft, (Accepted, June 2013).
  • Singh, K. V., and Ouyang, H., “Pole Assignment Using State Feedback With Time Delay In Friction Induced Vibration Problems”, Acta Mechanica, 224 (3), pp. 645-656, 2013.
  • Singh, K. V., Datta, B. N. and Tyagi, M., “Closed Form Control Gains for Zero Assignment in the Time Delayed System”, Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics - Transactions of the ASME, 6(2), pp. 021002-1-9, 2011.
  • Singh K. V., “Transcendental inverse eigenvalue problems in damage parameter estimation”, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing (Special Issue on Inverse Problems), 23, pp. 1870– 1883, 2009.
  • Singh K. V., and Li G., “Buckling of functionally graded and elastically restrained non-uniform columns”, Composites Part B: Engineering, 40, pp. 393–403, 2009.
  • Ram Y. M., and Singh K. V., “Active absorption of viscously damped system with time delay”, Journal of Applied Mechanics-Transactions of the ASME, Vol. 75 (5), pp. 051005-1-4, 2008.
  • Singh K. V. and Ram Y. M., “Transcendental inverse eigenvalue problem associated with longitudinal vibrations in rods”, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Journal, Vol. 44 (2), pp. 317-322, 2006.
  • Singh K. V., Li G. and Pang S.-S., “Free vibration and Physical Parameter Identification of Non-uniform Composite Beams”, Composite Structures, Vol. 74 (1), pp. 37-50, 2006.
  • Singh K. V. and Ram Y. M., “Transcendental eigenvalue problem and its applications”, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Journal, Vol. 40 (7), pp.1402-1407, 2002.
  • Singh K. V. and Ram Y. M., “Dynamic absorption by passive and active control”, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics- Transactions of the ASME, Vol. 122 (4), pp.429-433, 2000.
  • Encyclopedia Contribution/Book Chapter: Sawhney, A. P. S., Singh, K. V., and, Condon, B., Chapter: “Textiles, Testing”, Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007.

Scientific and Professional societies

  • Senior Member, ASME
  • Associate Member, AIAA

Honors and awards

  • AFRL/DAGSI Ohio Student-Faculty Research Fellowship, 2011-2012.
  • Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship (AFRL-ASEE), Air Vehicles Directorate-AFRL/RBSD, Wright Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB), Dayton, OH (Summer 2010, 2011,2013)
  • Invited lecture, “Active vibration control: Potential Applications and challenges”,at Mexican National Congress, Congreso Multidisciplinario ITCG 2013, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico, May 2013.
  • Invited guest talk, “Active Vibration Control in Coupled Systems by Pole Placement”, 2nd International Conference on Power, Signals, Control and Computation EPSCICON-12, Thrissur, India, January 2012.
  • Invited talk, “Effect of Time Delay on Spectrum Assignment for Active Vibration Control”, Dynamics and Control Group, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK, November, 2009.
  • Invited talk, “Partial Spectrum Assignment in a Time Delayed System for Active Vibration Control”, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications conference on Linear and Numerical Linear Algebra: Theory, Methods, And Applications NIU LA'09, Northern Illinois University, Deklab, IL, August 2009.Invited talk, “Inverse Eigenvalue Problems in Structural Vibration And Control of Composite Structures”, 15th International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering (ICCE -15- 2007), Haikou, Hainan Island, China, July 2007.
  • “Outstanding Graduate Research Assistant Award”, Mechanical Engineering Department, LSU, 2001-02.

Institutional and Professional Service

Institutional Service

  • Director, Mechanical Vibrations and Dynamic Systems Laboratory.
  • Department liaison, CELTUA.
  • Member, Diversity Committee, School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS).
  • Member, University Extramural Professional Activities Committee.
  • Member, All-University Committee for the Evaluation of Administrators

Professional Service

  • NSF Panelist: NSF Proposal Review Panel, Fall 2006
  • Reviewer, Journal of Sound and Vibration, ASME-Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Journal of Vibration and Control, Mechanical Systems & Signal Processing Journal, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing Journal, Composites Part B: Engineering Journal, Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation (ND&T) Journal, Inverse Problems in Engineering, Materials and Design Journal, Nano Letters.
  • Session Chair, Inverse Problems, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) conference on Linear and Numerical Linear Algebra: Theory, Methods, And Applications, Northern Illinois University: NIU LA'09, August, 2009.
  • Session Chair, 16th International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering (ICCE-16), 2008, Kunming, China.
  • Session Chair, 15th International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering (ICCE -15), 2007, Haikou, China.
  • Session Chair, 15th International Conference on Composites/Nano Engineering (ICCE -11), 2004, Hilton Head, SC.