Nachiketa Tiwari

PhD (Viriginia Tech)

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Research Interest



  • PhD, Viriginia Tech. (1999)
  • MBA, Babson College (2003)
  • M.Tech, IIT Kanpur (1990)
  • BE, NIT, Jaipur (1988)



  • Lumped parameter modelling of an electrodynamic shaker and its validation through experimentalmethods

  • Simulation of rigid body dynamics of an artillery field gun and its validation

  • Feasibility analysis of sending visual data in pipes through sonic methods

  • Study of in-bore dynamics of a projectile moving inside a rifled barrel

  • Design and analysis of a smart material actuated brain retractor arm

  • CCMS fellowship at Virginia Tech for three continuous years.


NL -201A,
Department of Mechanical Engineering
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-6526 (O)

Email: ntiwari[AT]

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