Punjab Technical University is a state university located at Kapurthala highway, Jalandhar, India.It was established by an act of State Legislature on 16 January 1997, to promote technical, management and pharmaceutical education in the state of Punjab at the degree level and above. Being an education and research university, it has a mandate to set up centers of excellence in emerging technologies for promoting training and research & development in these areas. Wikipedia.
Chandok S.,Punjab Technical University
Tamkang Journal of Mathematics | Year: 2012
Some common fixed point theorems for Ćirić type contraction mappings have been obtained in convex metric spaces. As applications, invariant approximation results for these type of mappings are obtained. The proved results generalize, unify and extend some of the results of the literature.
Sharma H.,Punjab Technical University |
Singh R.,Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
Journal of Physics Condensed Matter | Year: 2011
We investigate the ferromagnetism in ZnO clusters due to vacancy defects and C impurities doped at substitutional O or Zn sites, and interstitial sites. The total energy calculations suggest C at the O site is more stable than that at the Zn site in ZnO clusters. The total magnetic moments of Zn nOn-mCm clusters are 2.0μB/C. However, when two C atoms are bonded to the same Zn atom they interact antiferromagnetically and the total magnetic moment becomes less than 2.0μB/C. The interstitial C defects in ZnO clusters induce small magnetic moments. The combination of substitutional and interstitialC defects in ZnO clusters leads to magnetic moments of 0.0-2.0μB/C. The presence of vacancy defects in addition to substitutional C defects gives magnetic moments of greater than 2.0μB/C. These results suggest that the experimentally observed sample dependence of magnetic moments in ZnO systems is largely due to the different concentrations of substitutional and interstitial C impurities and the presence of vacancy defects in ZnO samples prepared under different growth conditions. © 2011 IOP Publishing Ltd.
Gupta M.,Kurukshetra University |
Saxena J.,Punjab Technical University
Wireless Personal Communications | Year: 2013
In this paper planar and compact band stop filter using split ring resonator (SRR) metamaterial is proposed. Band stop type attenuation is presented from L-to X-band. Low insertion loss in the pass band and high attenuation in the stop band can be considered as the advantage of this filter. Filter characteristics of SRR is presented using microstrip line. Here SRR is introduced in the substrate layer of microstrip line. It has been observed that the rejection level of the filter in stop band goes on increasing as we increase the number of SRR in the structure. Size of SRR is much less than the operating wavelength thereby several SRR can be introduced in substrate layer to provide a compact structure with high rejection level in the stop band. The frequency of filtering depends on the dimensions of SRR. The effect of varying the dimensions of SRR on the filtering frequency is also presented in this paper. It has also been observed by Nicolson-Ross-Weir approach that at the filtering frequency, value of relative permeability as well as relative permittivity for this structure is negative. This confirms that this structure behaves as a Left Handed medium. © 2013 Springer Science+Business Media New York.
Mittal R.,Malout Institute of Management and Information Technology |
Sidhu B.S.,Punjab Technical University
Journal of Materials Processing Technology | Year: 2015
Shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) and their combination are processed by using austenitic and nickel based diverse welding electrodes/filler wires to prepare the dissimilar weldments. The comparative evaluation of an appropriate welding process and welding consumable is based on microstructural features, micro-hardness variation, tensile testing and fracture morphology. The martensitic morphology is found responsible for the higher micro-hardness of HAZ of T91 side of all the weldments. Higher tensile strength (638.2 MPa) of GTAW, ERNiCr3 combination is observed than other weldments. The fractography corroborates the highest ductility of GTAW, ERNiCr3 combination with an elongation of 28.33% and the ductility of all the combinations of weldments except GTAW, ERNiCr3 is observed to be less than their base metals. Hence, it can be concluded that GTAW process, using nickel based weld metal offered the better results for the dissimilar joint between T91 and 347H. © 2015 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Goyal T.,Punjab Technical University |
Walia R.S.,University of Punjab |
Materials and Manufacturing Processes | Year: 2012
In this article, Taguchi design of experiments L 18 orthogonal array have been adopted for making the electro-conductive coatings. Process parameters selected for this study are: substrate material, type of powder feeding arrangement, stagnation gas temperature, stagnation gas pressure, and standoff distance. The response parameter of cold spray coatings produced is measured in terms of coating thickness. The analyses of the raw data and Signal-to-Noise (S/N) ratio of the response parameters have been performed using analysis of variance (ANOVA). The optimum process parameters are predicted on the basis of analyses of the raw data and S/N ratio. The percentage contribution of the various process parameters with reference to coating thickness as response has been predicted. The significant process parameters in decreasing order of their contribution are: standoff distance, stagnation gas temperature, substrate material, stagnation pressure of the carrier gas, and feed arrangement of the powder particles. © 2012 Copyright Taylor and Francis Group, LLC.