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Dr. Ananda Babu Arumugam

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering (ME)


Dr. Ananda Babu Arumugam is Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering in School of Engineering and Technology, Sharda University, India. Dr. Ananda Babu obtained his doctorate from Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore in Dynamics and instability behavior of rotating tapered delaminated composite plates. He obtained his B.E-Manufacturing Engineering in College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai and his M.E- Engineering Design in PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore from Anna University. Dr. Ananda Babu has experience about 9 years in both teaching and research. He has published more than 14 research papers in peer-reviewed international journals. His area of research interest includes dynamics of composite structures, Damage modeling, Hybrid Materials modeling and failure analysis of structures. He has authored three monographs in his fields. Dr. Ananda Babu is one of the Co-PI of ongoing Indo-Egypt joint research project sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology (Govt. of India), New Delhi.

  • Associate Professor, Sharda University, Greater Noida, December 2017- Continuing
  • Associate Professor, VIT University, Vellore, October 2015- December 2017
  • Assistant Professor Senior, VIT University, Vellore, September 2014-October 2015
  • Assistant Professor, VIT University, Vellore, July 2010-August 2014
  • Assistant Professor, Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology Chennai, July 2009-April 2010.
  • PhD- Dynamics and Instability behavior of rotating tapered delaminated composite plates, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore.
  • M.E- Engineering Design, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Anna University
  • B.E- Manufacturing Engineering, College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai, Anna University.
Award & Recognition



International Journals

  • Vimalanand S, Venkatachalam, G, Ananda Babu A, Balamurugan, R Dynamic characterization of the thickness tapered laminated plant fiber reinforced polymer composite plates, Advanced Composite Materials 05/2018; DOI 10.1080/09243046.2018.1478606. (JCR Impact Factor-1.4)
  • Ananda Babu Arumugam, Manoharan R, Vasudevan Rajamohan, Mageshwaran S, Rajesh Kumar S Dynamic Characterization and parametric instability analysis of rotating magnetorheological fluid composite sandwich plate subjected to periodic in-plane loading, Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials 10/2017; Doi10.1177/1099636218762690. (JCR Impact Factor-2.933).
  • Ananda Babu Arumugam, Vasudevan Rajamohan Dynamic Characterization and Parametric Instability Analysis of Rotating Tapered Composite Plates Under Periodic In-Plane Loading Iranian Journal of Science and Technology Transaction on Mechanical Engineering 11/2017. DOI 10.1007/s40997-017-0123-z (JCR Impact Factor- 0.595).\
  • Ananda Babu Arumugam, Vasudevan Rajamohan Vibration analysis of rotating delaminated non-uniform composite plates, Aerospace Science and Technology 01/2017; 60, 172–182. DOI 10.1007/s12008-016-0364-x. (JCR Impact Factor- 2.057).
  • Ananda Babu Arumugam, Vasudevan Rajamohan Dynamic instability analysis of rotating delaminated tapered composite plates subjected to periodic in-plane loading. Archive of Applied Mechanics 07/2016; DOI 10.1007/s00419-016-1162-4. (JCR Impact Factor- 1.49).
  • A. Ananda Babu, P. Edwin Sudhagar, Vasudevan R Dynamic characterization of thickness tapered laminated composite plates. Journal of Vibration and Control 09/2016; 22(16), 3555 – 3575. DOI 10.1177/1077546314564588. (JCR Impact Factor- 2.101).
  • Ramesh Babu Vemuluri, Vasudevan Rajamohan, Ananda Babu Arumugam Dynamic characterization of tapered laminated composite sandwich plates partially treated with magneto rheological elastomer. Journal of Sandwich Structures and Materials 06/2016; DOI 10.1177/1099636216652573. (JCR Impact Factor- 2.933).
  • P. Edwin Sudhagar, A. Ananda Babu, Vasudevan Rajamohan, P. Jeyaraj Structural optimization of rotating tapered laminated thick composite plates with ply drop-offs. International Journal of Mechanics and Materials in Design 08/2015; DOI 10.1007/s10999-015-9319-9. (JCR Impact Factor- 2.102).
  • P. Edwin Sudhagar, A. Ananda Babu, R. Vasudevan, P. Jeyaraj Vibration analysis of a tapered laminated thick composite plate with ply drop-offs. Archive of Applied Mechanics 07/2015; 85(7), 969 - 990. DOI 10.1007/s00419-015-1004-9. (JCR Impact Factor- 1.49).
  • Mageshwaran S, Ananda Babu A, Manoharan R Vibration analysis of carbon fiber reinforced laminated composite skin with glass honeycomb sandwich beam using HSDT, Periodica Polytechnica Mechanical Engineering, 07/2017, 61(3), 213-224; DOI10.3311/PPme.9747.
  • Ananda Babu Arumugam, Arun Pandey, Vasudevan R, Edwin Sudhagar P Finite element vibration analysis of rotating laminated composite beam with varying cross-section using HSDT, International Journal on Interactive Design and Manufacturing, 11/2016; DOI 10.1007/s12008-016-0364-x.

Journal Papers through International Conferences

  • Edwin Sudhagar P, Vasudevan R, Ananda Babu A, Paul Praveen A, Arun Tom Mathew Progressive Failure Analysis of a Tapered Thick Composite Plate. International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, 03/2018, 118 (18), 4209-4215.
  • B. Naresh, A. Ananda Babu, P. Edwin Sudhagar, A. Anisa Thaslim, R. Vasudevan Free Vibration Analysis of a Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Composite Beam. 07/2014; 592-594.DOI10.4028/
  • Aayush Chandrawanshi, S. Bhaiyat, A. Jain, A. Ananda Babu, P. Edwin Sudhagar, R.Vasudevan Free Vibration Analysis of a Width Tapered Laminated Composite Beam. 07/2014;592-594.DOI10.4028/                

Books with ISBN

  • Ananda Babu A, Vasudevan R, P. Edwin Sudhagar, Instability analysis of rotating delaminated tapered composite plates, ISBN 978-620-2-07747-7, Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, December 2017.
  • Vasudevan R, P. Edwin Sudhagar, Ananda Babu A, Structural optimization of rotating tapered laminated composite plates, ISBN 978-620-2-09518-1, Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, December 2017.
  • Muthukumaran G, Ananda Babu A, Maria Antoine Pushparaj C, Thermal and vibration analysis of high speed motorized spindle, ISBN 978-3-659-23549-8, Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany September, 2012.

Projects  (Ongoing)

  • Ananda Babu A, Co-Researcher, “Damping enhancement of laminated composite plate using CNT”, India- Egypt joint proposal-DST, Sanctioned, 10 Dec 2016.


  • Ananda Babu A, Lifing Specialist Level 1 certified by J.S.Rao, The Vibration Institute of India, 2010.

Area of Intrest

  • Dynamics of Composite Structures,
  • Damage Modelling,
  • Hybrid Composite Materials Modelling
  • Failure Analysis of Structures