Vidit Gaur

Dr. Vidit Gaur

PROFESSOR (ASSTT.) - DESIGN
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
IIT Roorkee Uttarakhand 247667 INDIA

Areas of Interest

Fatigue, Damage, Design, Fracture Mechanics, Environmental Fatigue, Modeling of Materials, Failure Analysis, FEM, CPFEM, Phase‑Field.

Academic Background

  • 2006 ‑ 2010

    B.Tech, Mechanical Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
  • 2012 ‑ 2013

    M.S., Materials and Structural Mechanics UPMC, Paris
  • 2013 ‑ 2016

    Ph.D., Solid Mechanics Ecole Polytechnique, Paris

Professional Background

  • 2010-2012

    Executive Engineer (Quality) National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd. (NTPC)
  • 2013-2016

    Researcher IFP Énergies nouvelles (IFPEN) Paris
  • 2016-2019

    Lead Researcher (SIP Project) The University of Tokyo Tokyo
  • 2019-Present

    Professor (Asstt.) IIT Roorkee

SPONSORED RESEARCH

IFP Energies nouvelles ROLE : RESEARCHER
  • Problem of multiaxial fatigue in clip connectors used for offshore oil drilling.
  • Collaborator : Laboratoire de Mécanique des Solides (LMS), France
  • Duration:
  • Cost : ~ 50k €
More

Publications

  • V.Gaur*, V.Doquet, J.Kittel, E.Persent, E.Roguet, “Corrosion fatigue behavior of Cr‑Mo steel under biaxial tension”, Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures. Accepted (2020). SCI, I.F. 2.6
  • V.K. Yadav, V.Gaur*, IV Singh, “Effect of post‑weld heat treatment on mechanical properties and fatigue crack growth rate in welded AA‑2024” Materials Science and Engineering A 779 (2020) 139116. SCI, I.F. 4.08
More

INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS

International Bilateral ‑ Department of Science (DST) ROLE : PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
  • On investigation of multiscale damage behavior in addi tively manufactured Inconel alloys.
  • Collaborator : Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST).
  • Duration:
  • Cost: 50 Lakh (under review)
More

CONSULTANCY

  • M/s BHEL, Hardwar ROLE : PRiNCiPAL INVESTiGATOR
    • Fracture Mechanics Calculations Of Identified AUSC Turbine Components. Duration: Cost: 23.60 Lakh
  • M/s Asahi India Glass Ltd. Hardwar ROLE : PRiNCiPAL INVESTiGATOR
    • Design Certification Of Steel Rack For Glass Storage. Duration: Cost: 1.18 Lakh
More

Research Highlights

Honors & Awards