LIST OF PUBLICATIONS OF PROF. K. A. PADMANABHAN


BOOKS WRITTEN

  1. K.A. Padmanabhan and G.J. Davies Superplasticity, Springer Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, August 1980, 312 pages plus pp.xiv.

  2. K.A. Padmanabhan, R.A. Vasin and F.U. Enikeev Superplastic Flow: Phenomenology and Mechanics, Springer Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, March 2001, 364 pages plus pp. xix.

  3. K.A. Padmanabhan, S Balasivanandha Prabu, R R Mulyukov, A A Nazarov, R M Imayev and S Ghosh Chowdhury, Superplastic Flow: Common Basis for a Ubiquitous Phenomenon, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York (contract signed; manuscript to be delivered by the end of 2017).


LIST OF BOOK CHAPTERS CONTRIBUTED

  1. K.A. Padmanabhan and S. B. Prabu, Reliability of Nanostructures, in Nanostructured Materials, G. Wilde (Ed.), in the Series Frontiers of Nanoscience (Series Editor R. E. Palmer) Elsevier, Oxford, U. K./   Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2009, pp. 51 – 126.

  2. K. A. Padmanabhan and S. B. Prabu, On the Conflicts in the Experimental Results Concerning the Mechanical   Properties of Ultra-Fine Grained and Nanostructured Materials: Effects of Processing Routes and Experimental Conditions Materials Science Forum, Vol. 683 (2011) pp 3-54.

  3. S Balasivanandha Prabu and K A Padmanabhan, Superplasticity in and Superplastic Forming of Al-Li Alloys, in “Aluminum-Lithium Alloys”, Eds. N Eswara Prasad, A Gokhale and D Wanhill, Elsevier, Watham, MA, USA, (2013) pp. 221-258.

  4. K.A Padmanabhan, S.Balasivanandha Prabu, S.Madhavan, “superplastic forming of aerospace materials” From the Book Series of Indian Institute of Metals (IIM) on AEROSPACE MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGIES, Vol. 2  -  Material Technologies, (Editors N. Eswara Prasad and RJH Wanhill), Springer, 2016,  PP. 39-63, ISBN-978-981-10-2142-8

  5. K.A Padmanabhan, S.Balasivanandha Prabu, Metal Forming at Very Low Strain Rates, Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, (Editor: M.S.J.Hashmi),Elsevier, 2016, ISBN: 978-0-12-803581-8


BOOKS EDITED

  1. Energy Optimisation of Manufacturing and Materials Processing Proceedings of the Indo-US Advanced Study Institute held at IIT Madras, Jan., 1989. Eds. R.K. Shah, H.Md. Roshan, V.M.K. Sastry and K.A. Padmanabhan.

  2. Understanding Combustion by H.S. Mukunda, IIT Madras Series in Science and Engineering, Series Editor: K.A. Padmanabhan, Macmillan India Limited, New Delhi, March 1989.

  3. The Frontier between Physics and Astronomy by Jayant V. Narlikar, IIT Madras Series in Science and Engineering, Series Editor: K.A. Padmanabhan, Macmillan India Limited, New Delhi, June, 1989.

  4. Catalysis by J.C. Kuriacose, IIT Madras Series in Science and Engineering, Series Editor: K.A.Padmanabhan, Macmillan India Limited, New Delhi, September 1991.

  5. Thermo-mechanical Aspects of Manufacturing and Materials Processing Eds. R.K. Shah, H.Md. Roshan, V.M.K. Sastry and K.A. Padmanabhan, An Advanced Study Institute Book, Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, Washington, D.C., USA, 1992.

  6. Engineering Education for the Twenty First Century Eds. K.A. Padmanabhan, R. Natarajan and C.R. Muthukrishnan, Proceedings of a Seminar organized by the Indian National Academy of Engineering, IIT     Madras, Chennai, January 1997.

  7. Materials for the Third Millennium Editors: R.K. Ray, V.S.R. Murthy, N.K. Batra, K.A. Padmanabhan and S. Ranganathan, Oxford and IBH publishing co. Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2001.

  8. Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization, Proc. International Conference held In Chennai, India, August 2006.  Editors: L. Karunamoorthy, D. Viswanathan, K.A. Padmanabhan, IK International Publishing House, New Delhi, 2006.

  9. Advances in Materials Processing and Characterisation (Vol. I and II), Proceedings of the second international conference held in Chennai during February 06 – 08, 2013. Editors: S Balasivanandha Prabu, S Senthil Kumaran, L Karunamoorthy, KA Padmanabhan, Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2013. 

PUBLICATIONS IN ARCHIVAL JOURNALS

  1. Numerical Analysis of Superplasticity Data for Use in Metal Forming Applications  K.A. Padmanabhan and G.J. Davies, J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 18 (1970) 261-275.

  2. Superplasticity: A Review G.J. Davies, J.W. Edington, C.P. Cutler and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 5 (1970) 1091-1102.

  3. On the Nature of the Stress Function for Thermally Activated Flow K.A. Padmanabhan, Scripta Metall., 7 (1973) 137-144.

  4. On the Activation Energy for Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan and G.J. Davies, Phys. Stat. Solidi (a), 18 (1973) 295-302.

  5. Closed Die Forging of Superplastic Al-CuAl2 Eutectic Alloy and its Technological   Implications K.A. Padmanabhan, Trans. Ind. Inst. Metals, 26 (2) (1973) 41-48

  6. Comments on “Superplasticity in Large Grained Materials” K.A. Padmanabhan, Scripta  Metall., 7 (1973) 787-792.

  7. Generalisation of Activation Energy and Viscosity Relations for Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan, Phys. Stat. Solidi (a), 22 (1974) K95- K98.

  8. Rheological Analysis of Superplasticity in Metallic Materials K.A. Padmanabhan and G.J. Davies,    Rheol. Acta, 13 (1974) 434-442.

  9. Variation in the Activation Energy for Superplastic Flow P. Maulik and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 19 (1975) 1646-1649.

  10. Superplasticity as an Arrhenius Rate Process G. Padmanabhan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Philos. Mag., 33 (1975) 371-374.

  11. Non-Unique Stress-Strain Rate Relation during Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan, M.D.C. Moles and G.J. Davies, J. Mater. Sci., 12 (1977) 632-635

  12. A Theory of Structural Superplasticity K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., 29  (1977) 1-18.

  13. The Superplastic Behavior of the Al-CuAl2 Eutectic during Compressive Deformation K.A.  Padmanabhan and G.J. Davies, Metal Sci., 11 (1977) 177-184.

  14. Deformation of Commercial Aluminium in the Temperature Range 300-700K: I. Flow Characteristics A.M. Hammad, K.A. Padmanabhan and T.R. Anantharaman, Trans. Ind.  Inst. Metals, 30 (1977) 327-337.

  15. Deformation of Commercial Aluminium in the Temperature Range 300 - 700 K: II. Electron Microscopy A.M. Hammad, K.A. Padmanabhan, G. Van Tendeloo and T.R. Anantharaman, Trans. Ind. Inst. Metals, 30 (1977) 338-342.

  16. On the Unsteady and Steady State Regions of Superplastic Flow R. K. Yadava and K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., 37 (1979) 127-136.

  17. A Reply to "Comments on Theories of Structural Superplasticity’ K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci.  Eng., 40 (1979) 285-292.

  18. On the Possible Mechanisms of Fracture in Commercial Aluminium A.M. Hammad, K.A. Padmanabhan and T.R. Anantharaman, J. Mater. Sci., 15  (1980) 2136-2139.

  19. Metallographic Evidence for Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan, Metal Sci., 14 (1980) 506-508.

  20. On the Evaluation of the Activation Energy for Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 16 (1981) 531-533.

  21. Strain-Temperature Correlation Obtained on the Application of Axi-symmetric Compressive Stresses, A. P. Singh and K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., 51 (1981) 137-146.

  22. Interpretation of In-situ HVEM Studies of Superplasticity K.A. Padmanabhan, Scripta Met., 16 (1982) 1199.

  23. Fracture of a Tin - Lead Eutectic Alloy in Region III of Superplastic Flow R.K. Yadava and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 17 (1982) 2435-2440.

  24. Surface Contours in the Axi-symmetric Upsetting of Solid Cylinders A.P. Singh and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 17 (1982) 821-831.

  25. A Reply to "Comments on the Evaluation of the Activation Energy for Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci. Lett., 2 (1983) 45-46.

  26. Comments on "Experimental Constitutive Relations for the High Temperature Deformation of a Pb-Sn Eutectic Alloy”, K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., 57 (1983) 257-260.

  27. Further Comments on "Experimental Constitutive Relations for the High Temperature Deformation of a Pb-Sn Eutectic Alloy”, K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., 57 (1983) 249-251.

  28. Strain-Temperature Correlations Obtained in Rolling A.P. Singh, S. Venkadesan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., 58 (1983) 223-227.

  29. Discussion on "Metallographic Evidence for Superplastic Flow”, K.N. Melton & J.W. Edington and K.A. Padmanabhan, Metal Sci., 17 (1983) 408-411

  30. On the Pressure Forming of Two Superplastic Alloys K.S.K. Chockalingam, M. Neelakantan, S. Devaraj and K.A. Padmanabhan, J.  Mater. Sci., 20 (1985) 1310-1320.

  31. Transformation of Delta-Ferrite During the Post-Weld Heat Treatment of   Type 316 L Stainless Steel Weld Metal T.P.S. Gill, M. Vijayalakshmi, J.B. Gnanamoorthy and    K.A. Padmanabhan, The Welding Journal, Welding Research Supplement, May 1986, 122S-128S.

  32. Influence of Ageing in the Sensitization Temperature Range on the Microstructure and Room Temperature Tensile Properties of a Type 316 Stainless Steel K.G. Samuel, P. Rodriguez and K.A. Padmanabhan, Trans. Ind. Inst. Metals, 39  (1986) 421-425.

  33. An Assessment of the Role of Texture in Structurally Superplastic Flow K.A. Padmanabhan and K. Luecke, Z. Metallkunde, 77 (1986) 765-770.

  34. Deformation of Al-2 wt.% Ge and Al-4 wt. % Ge Alloys in the Presence of Precipitation of Varying Amounts A.M. Hammad, K.A. Padmanabhan, G.Van Tendelo and T.R.Anantharaman, Z. Metallkunde, 78 (1987) 103-112.

  35. Deformation of Al-Si and Al-Fe High Purity Alloys in the Presence of Precipitation of Varying Amounts A.M. Hammad, K.A.Padmanabhan, G.Van Tendeloo and T.R.Anantharaman, Z. Metallkunde, 78 (1987) 113-120.

  36. Influence of Secondary Phases on the Localised Corrosion of the Thermally Aged Type 316 L Stainless Steel Weld Metal T.P.S. Gill, J.B. Gnanamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, Corrosion NACE, 43 (1987) 208-213.

  37. Force and Energy During the Cold Hooker Extrusion of Sintered Iron Preforms P. Venugopal, S. Venkataraman, R. Vasudevan and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mechanical  Working Technology, 15 (1987) 357- 374.

  38. Ring Compression Tests on Sintered Iron Preforms P. Venugopal, S. Venkataraman, R.  Vasudevan and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mechanical Working Technology, 16 (1988) 51-64.

  39. Some Failure Studies on the Hooker Extrusion of Sintered Iron Powder Metallurgical Preforms P. Venugopal, S. Venkataraman, R. Vasudevan and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mechanical Working Technology, 16 (1988) 165-174.

  40. On the Properties and Economics of Sintered Iron Powder Metallurgical Extrudes P. Venugopal, S. Venkataraman, R. Vasudevan and K.A.  Padmanabhan, J. Mechanical Working Technology, 16 (1988) 231-242.

  41. On the Warm Rolling of Type 316 Austenitic Stainless Steel, S. Venkadesan and  K.A. Padmanabhan, Z. Metallkunde, 79 (1988) 174-179.

  42. Room Temperature Forming Limit Diagram and Tensile Behaviour up to 200°C of an Al-Ca-Zn Superplastic Alloy, P.P. Date, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 23 (1988) 135-139.

  43. Explosive Compaction of YBa2Cu3O7-d Superconducting Powders - A Preliminary Report, K.A. Padmanabhan and P.Venugopal, High Temperature Superconductors, Newsletter, 1(5) July 1988, 8-9.

  44. Evaluation of the Stress Corrosion Resistance of Cold Rolled AISI Type 316 Stainless Steel Using Constant Load and Slow Strain Rate Tests, H.S. Khatak, P. Muralidharan, J.B. Gnanamoorthy, P. Rodriguez and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Nucl. Materials, 168 (1989) 157 - 161.

  45. On the Correlation Between the Stress State of Deformation and Fracture Behaviour in an Extra-Deep Drawing Low Carbon Steel, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Metals Materials and Processes, 1 (1989) 49 - 56.

  46. Oxygen Enrichment of YBa2Cu3O7-d Using the Fluidization Technique, U.V. Varadaraju, K.A. Padmanabhan et al., Bulletin of Materials Science, 12 (1) (1989) 63-80.

  47. On the Correlation Between Annealing Textures and Formability in an Extra-Deep Drawing Low Carbon Steel, K. Swaminathan, K.A. Padmanabhan and R.K. Basu, J. Mater. Sci. Lett. , 8 (1989) 595-598.

  48. On the Microstructure-Property Correlation of Type 316 L Stainless Steel Weld Metal, T.P.S. Gill, M. Vijayalakshmi, P. Rodriguez and K.A. Padmanabhan, Metall. Trans., 20A   (1989) 1115-1124.

  49. Similarities and Differences in the Approaches to Structural Superplasticity and  High  Temperature Creep, S. S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 42 (supplement) (1989) S 123- S 137.

  50. Numerical Optimisation of Superplastic Deformation, N.D. Theordore and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 25 (1990) 2133-2143.

  51. Tensile Flow and Fracture Behaviour of a Superplastic Al-Ca-Zn Alloy, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 25 (1990) 4579-4586.

  52. The Formability and Fracture Behaviour of an Extra Deep Drawing Steel and Two Aluminium-based Alloys, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Indian Journal of Technology, 28 (1990) 681-690.

  53. Macro-, Micro- and Re-entrant Shape Forming of Sheets of Alloy Ti-6Al-4V, D. Viswanathan, S. Venkataswamy and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Materials Processing Technology, 24 (1990) 213-223.

  54. On the Scientific Basis of Metals Processing, K.A. Padmanabhan (Materials Research Society of India Medal 1990 Acceptance Lecture), MRSI Newsletter, 2 (1990) 45-48.

  55. Room Temperature Formability and Fracture Behaviour of a High Strength Al-Zn-Mg Alloy, K. Swaminathan, P.P. Date and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 113 (1991) 236-243.

  56. Some Investigations on the Forming Behaviour of an Indigenous Extra-Deep Drawing Low Carbon Steel: I. Experimental Results, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 44 (1991) 231-247.

  57. Some Investigations on the Forming Behaviour of an Extra Deep Drawing Low Carbon Steel: II. Comparison with Theoretical Evaluation, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 44 (1991) 249-253.

  58. Evaluation of Mechanical Properties for Fundamental Studies in Structural Superplasticity, K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Hirsch and K. Luecke, J. Mater. Sci., 26 (1991) 5301-5308.

  59. Superplasticity - Dislocation Creep Interactions in a Coarse Grained Al-Cu- Zr Alloy, K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Hirsch and K. Luecke, J. Mater. Sci., 26 (1991) 5309-5317.

  60. Axi-Symmetric Compression of Solid Cylinders: Part I. Slow Loading Conditions, A.P. Singh and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 26 (1991) 5481-5487.

  61. Axi-Symmetric Compression of Solid Cylinders: Part II. Rapid Loading Conditions, A.P. Singh and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 26 (1991) 5488-5494.

  62. Evaluation of Susceptibility to Stress Corrosion Cracking of Weldments of Cold Rolled AISI Type 316 Stainless Steel, H.S. Khatak, J.B. Gnanamoorthy, P. Rodriguez and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 44 (1991) 311-316.

  63. Effect of Ageing on the Microstructural Stability of Cold Worked Titanium Modified 15 Cr- 15 Ni-2.5 Mo Austenitic Stainless Steel, S. Venkadesan, A.K. Bhaduri, P. Rodriguez and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Nucl. Materials, 186 (1992) 177-184.

  64. On the Prediction of the Forming Limit Diagram of Sheet Metals, P.P. Date and K.A. Padmanabhan, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 34 (1992) 364-374.

  65. Effect of Shot Peening on the Residual Stress Distribution in Two Commercial Titanium Alloys, B.R. Sridhar, W.G. Nafde and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 27 (1992) 5783- 5788.

  66. On the Formability of 3.15 mm thick Low Carbon Steel Sheets, P.P. Date and K.A.Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 35 (1992) 165-181.

  67. Determination of the Room Temperature Cyclic Stress - Strain Curve of AISI 304 LN Austenitic Stainless steel by Two Different Methods, S.Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A.Padmanabhan, International Journal of Fatigue, 14 (1992) 295-304.

  68. A Journey Without Maps: A Brief Account of Some Solutions in Plasticity and Superplasticity, G.D. Birla Memorial Lecture, K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 45 (1992) 357-370.

  69. Flow Transients During Strain Rate Jump Tests in a Titanium Modified Austenitic Stainless Steel, S. Venkadesan, P. Rodriguez, K.A. Padmanabhan, P.V. Sivaprasad and C. Pathiraj, Mater. Sci. Eng., A 154 (1993) 69-74.

  70. On the Deformation and Fracture Behaviour of Low Pressure Gas (LPG) Grade steel and Two Aluminium Alloys, P.P. Date and K.A. Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 39 (1993) 153-164.

  71. Tensile Deformation - induced Martensitic Transformation in AISI 304 LN    Austenitic Stainless Steel, S. Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci. Lett., 13 (1994) 389-392.

  72. Room Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Ni - base Superalloy, S. Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Int. J. Fatigue, 16 (1994) 209-216.

  73. Influence of Martensite Formation and Grain Size on the Room Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of AISI 304 LN Austenitic Stainless Steel, S. Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Materials Science and Technology, 10 (1994) 614-620.

  74. Deformation Behaviour of Hot Rolled Low Carbon Steel Sheets: The Effects of Sheet Thickness and Modes of Testing on Formability, P.P. Date and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci. Lett., 13 (1994) 795-798.

  75. Effect of Surface Roughness on the Room Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Life of Alloy Nimonic 90, S. Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci. Letters, 13 (1994) 708-710.

  76. Some Studies on the Incremental Step (Fatigue) Test, Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Eng., A188 (1994) 141-146.

  77. Effect of Electropolishing on the Room Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of AISI 304LN Stainless Steel, Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Int. J. Fatigue, 17 (1995) 179-182.

  78. A Comparison of the Room Temperature Behaviour of AISI 304 LN Stainless Steel and Nimonic 90 under Strain Cycling, Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Int. J. Fatigue, 17 (1995) 271-277.

  79. A Generic Analysis for High Temperature Power Law Deformation: The Case of Linear Ln (Strain Rate) – Ln (Stress) Relationship, S.S. Bhattacharya, G.V. Satishnarayana and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 30 (1995) 5850-5866.

  80. Mechanical Response of Nanostructured Materials, H. Hahn and K.A. Padmanabhan, Nanostructured Materials, 6 (1995) 191-200.

  81. On the Hot Pressing of YBa2Cu3O7-d B, Ravishankar and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater.  Sci. Lett. , 14 (1995) 1777-1780.

  82. A Mechanistic Model for Boundary Sliding Controlled Optimal Superplastic Flow: I-Theory, S.S. Bhattacharya, K.A. Padmanabhan and J. Schlipf, J. Materials Processing and Manufacturing Science, 4 (1995) 105-116.

  83. A Mechanistic Model for Boundary Sliding Controlled Optimal Superplastic Flow: II- Experimental Verification, S. S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Materials Processing and Manufacturing Science, 4 (1995) 117-161.

  84. Effect of Prior Cold Work on the Room temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of AISI 304LN Stainless Steel, S. Ganesh Sundara Raman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Int. J.  Fatigue, 18 (1996) 71-79.

  85. On the Effects of Second Phase Distribution on the Fracture Behaviour of Two Superplastic Alloys, K.A. Padmanabhan, O. Engler and K. Luecke, J. Mater. Sci., 31 (1996) 3971-  3981.

  86. Effects of Cyclic Stressing, Heat Treatment and Shot Peening Pressure on the Residual Stress Distribution in Two Titanium Alloys, B.R. Sridhar, K. Ramachandra and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 31 (1996) 4381-4385.

  87. A Model for Grain Boundary Sliding and its Relevance to Optimal Structural Superplasticity: 1. Theory, K.A. Padmanabhan and J. Schlipf, Mater. Sci. Technol., 12   (1996) 391-399.

  88. A Model for Grain Boundary Sliding and its Relevance to Optimal Structural Superplasticity: 2. Evidence for Cooperative Grain / Interphase Boundary Sliding and Plane Interface Formation, V.V. Astanin, S.N. Faizova and K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci.  Technol., 12 (1996) 489-494.

  89. A Model for Grain Boundary Sliding and its Relevance to Optimal Structural Superplasticity: 3. The Effects of Flow Localisation and Specimen Thickness on Superplasticity in Alloy Supral 100, V.V. Astanin, K.A. Padmanabhan and S.S. Bhattacharya, Mater. Sci. Technol., 12 (1996) 545-550.

  90. A Model for Grain Boundary Sliding and its Relevance to Optimal Structural Superplasticity: 4. Experimental Verification, T.A. Venkatesh, S.S. Bhattacharya, K.A. Padmanabhan and J. Schlipf, Mater. Sci. Technol., 12 (1996) 635-643.

  91. Effect of Shot Peening on the Fatigue and Fracture Behaviour of Two  Titanium  Alloys, B. R. Sridhar, K. Ramachandra and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci., 31 (1996)   5953-5960.

  92. On a Pneumatically Controlled Tension/Compression Testing System, Sheng Cha, R. Nitsche, K.A. Padmanabhan and H. Hahn, J.Mater. Sci. Lett. , 16 (1997) 74-76.

  93. Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel, V. Subramania Sarma and K.A. Padmanabhan, Int. J. Fatigue, 19 (1997) 135-141.

  94. Transmission Electron Microscopy of Cyclically Deformed Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel, V. Subramania Sarma, K.A. Padmanabhan and Siddhartha Das, J. Mater. Sci. Lett. , 16 (1997) 1495-1498.

  95. Room Temperature Plastic Flow and Strain-Induced Martensitic Transformation in 1.2 % Ni Metastable Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheets, A. Kanni Raj and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Sci. Lett. , 16 (1997) 1920-1924

  96. A Model for the Deformation of Nanocrystalline Materials, H. Hahn and K.A. Padmanabhan, Philos. Mag., 76B (1997) 559-571.

  97. Plastic Deformation of Nanocrystalline Materials, H. Hahn, P. Mondal and K.A. Padmanabhan, Nanostructured Materials, 9 (1997) 603-606.

  98. A Mechanistic Model for Boundary Sliding Controlled Optimal Superplastic Flow: III–Numerical Verification, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Materials Processing and Manufacturing Science, 5 (1997) 225-240.

  99. Tensile Properties and Formability of Low Ni (1.2 mass % Ni) Metastable Austenite Stainless Steel Sheets, A. Kanni Raj and K.A. Padmanabhan, Materials Transactions –   JIM, 39 (1998) 614-617.

  100. Effect of γ’ Size on the Room Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Ni-base Superalloy, V. Subramania Sarma, M. Sundararaman and K.A. Padmanabhan, Mater. Sci. Technol., 14 (1998) 669-675.

  101. Formability of Metastable Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheets: I Experimental, A. Kanni Raj and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 51 (1998) 201- 215.

  102. Formability of Metastable Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheets: II Theoretical, A. Kanni Raj and K.A.  Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of   Metals, 51 (1998) 217-222.

  103. Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Low Carbon Microalloyed Steel: Microstructural Evolution and Life Assessment, V. Subramania Sarma, K.A. Padmanabhan, A. Gueth and A. Koethe, Mater.   Sci. Technol., 15 (1999) 260-264.

  104. Formability of Metastable Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheets: II Theoretical, A. Kanni Raj and K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of   Metals, 51 (1998) 217-222.

  105. Martensitic Transformation and Plastic Flow of Metastable 2.5 % Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheets, A. Kanni Raj, J. Satish Kumar and K.A. Padmanabhan, Materials Letters, 38 (1999) 386-390.

  106. Model for Grain Boundary Sliding and its Relevance to Optimal Structural  Superplasticity: Part 5 – A Unique Numerical Solution, F.U. Enikeev, K.A. Padmanabhan and S.S. Bhattacharya, Mater. Sci.  Technol., 15 (1999) 673-682.

  107. Basic Research versus Applied Research? K.A. Padmanabhan, Technorama, Supp., J. Institution of Engineers (India), 49 (1999) 26-30.

  108. A Model for Superplastic Flow Induced Texture Annihilation, O. Engler, K.A. Padmanabhan and K. Luecke, Modelling and Simulation in Mater. Sci. and Eng., 8 (2000) 477-490.

  109. On the Fatigue Threshold Behaviour of Two Ferrite-Pearlite Microalloyed Steels, V.S. Sarma, K.A. Padmanabhan, G. Jaeger, A. Koethe and M. Schaper, Zeitschrift fuer  Metallkunde, 91(2000) 581-584.

  110. On the Fatigue Crack Growth Behaviour of Two Ferrite – Pearlite  Microalloyed  Steels, V.S. Sarma, K.A. Padmanabhan, G. Jaeger, A. Koethe and M. Schaper, Mater. Letters, 46 (2000) 185-188.

  111. Deformation of Structural Superplastics, Nanostructured Materials and   Metallic Glasses:  A Unified Approach, K.A. Padmanabhan, Journal of Metastable and Nanocrystalline Materials, 8 (2000) 753-760.

  112. Between Yes and No: Some Thoughts on Basic Research in an Applied Area, K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 53 (2000) 97-104.

  113. On the Fatigue Thresholds and the Fatigue Crack Growth Behaviour of Two Ferrite- Pearlite Microalloyed Steels, V. Subramania Sarma, K. A. Padmanabhan, G. Jaeger, A. Koethe and M.  Schaper, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 53 (2000) 303-314.

  114. Strength Differential Effect in 4 Commercial Steels, A.P. Singh, K.A.Padmanabhan, G.N. Pandey, G.M.D. Murty and S. Jha, Journal of Materials Science, 35 (2000) 1379-1388.

  115. Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Materials, K.A. Padmanabhan, Materials Science and Engineering, A 304-306 (2001) 200-205.

  116. Deformation Behaviour of Sheets of Three Aerospace Al-Alloys, P.P. Date and K.A. Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 112 (2001) 68-77.

  117. Comparison of Fracture in Sheets of Low Pressure Gas (LPG) Steel and Aluminium Alloys, P.P. Date and K.A. Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 114 (2001) 122-128.

  118. Metal Forming at Very Low Strain Rates, K.A. Padmanabhan, Encyclopedia of Materials:  Science and Technology, Elsevier Science, U.K., 2001, ISBN: 0-08-0431526, pp.5384- 5390.

  119. Influence of Microstructure on the Low and High Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel, V. Srivastava, V. Subramania Sarma and K.A.Padmanabhan, Zeitschrift  fuer Metallkunde, 92 (2001) 1312 – 1318.

  120. Superplastic Flow in Nanocrystalline and Sub-microcrystalline Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia, U. Betz, K.A. Padmanabhan and H. Hahn, Journal of Materials Science, 36 (2001) 5811 – 5821.

  121. Load Sequence Effects in the High Cycle Fatigue of Two Ferrite – Pearlite Microalloyed Steels, V. Subramania Sarma and K.A. Padmanabhan, Z. Metallkunde,  93 (2002) 244 - 247.

  122. Low cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Multiphase Microalloyed Medium Carbon Steel: Comparison between Ferrite - Pearlite and Quenched and Tempered microstructures, S. Sankaran, V. Subramania Sarma and K.A.Padmanabhan, Materials Science and Engineering, A 345 (2003) 328 - 335.

  123. Transmission Electron Microscopic Evidence for Cavity Nucleation during Superplastic Flow, Gouthama and K.A. Padmanabhan, Scripta Mater., 49 (2003) 761-766.

  124. Thermally Assisted Deformation of Strucutural Superplastic and Nanostuctured Materials: A Personal Perspective, K. A. Padmanabhan, Sadhana, 28 (2003) 97-113.

  125. Thermomechanical Processing and Characterisation of Multiphase Microstructures in a V-Bearing Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel,  S. Sankaran, V.S. Sarma, V. Kaushik and K.A. Padmanabhan (International Manufacturing Conference in China (IMCC 2000), Hong Kong, August 2000)  J Mater. Processing Technol., 139 (2003) 642–647.

  126. Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Multiphase Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel Processed Through Rolling, S. Sankaran, V. Subramania Sarma, Gouthama, S. Sangal and K.A.  Padmanabhan, Scripta Mater., 49 (2003) 503 – 508.

  127. Microstructure Evolution During the Rolling of Inert Gas Condensed Palladium Compacts, J. Markmann, P. Bunzel, H. Roesner, K.W. Liu, K.A. Padmanabhan, R.Birringer, H. Gleiter and J. Weissmueller, Scripta Mater., 49 (2003) 637-644.

  128. High Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of a Multi-Phase Microalloyed Medium Carbon Steel: A Comparison Between Ferrite - Pearlite and Tempered Martensite  Microstuctures, S. Sankaran, V.Subramania Sarma, K.A. Padmanbhan, G. Jaeger and A.Koethe, Mater. Sci. Eng. A, 362 (2003) 249-256.

  129. From Atomistics to Macro-Behaviour: Structural Superplasticity in Micro- and Nano- Crystalline Materials, K.A. Padmanabhan, Z. Metallkunde, 94 (2003) 1046-1051 (in the Festschrift to celebrate the 65th birthday of Prof. H. Gleiter).

  130. Effect of Recrystallisation on the Residual Stress Pattern and Fatigue Behaviour of Titanium Alloy IMI – 68, B. R. Sridhar, D. Mehta and K.A. Padmanabhan, J. Mater. Processing Technol., 138 (2003) 284-290.

  131. Optimal Structural Superplasticity in Metals and Ceramics of Microcrystalline- and Nanocrystalline- Grain Sizes, K. A. Padmanabhan and H. Gleiter, Materials Science and Engineering A 381 (2004) 28- 38.

  132. On the Microstructural Changes Accompanying High Strain Amplitude Fatigue Tests on a Multiphase Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel, S. Sankaran, Gouthama, S. Sangal and K.A. Padmanabhan, Journal of Mater. Sci.  Lett., 40 (2005) 499-502.

  133. Structural Basis for Bending of Organic Crystals, C.M. Reddy, C. Gundakaram, S. Basavoju, M.T. Kirchner, K.A.  Padmanabhan and G.R. Desiraju, Chemical Communucations, 31(2005) 3945-3947.

  134. Micro-indentation Creep of Porous Nanocrystalline Metallic and Composite Compacts, K.A. Padmanabhan, P. Mondal and H. Hahn, Journal of Materials Scienece, 40 (2005) 6113-6120.

  135. Microstructure Evolution in and Tensile Behaviour of a Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel Processed Through Two Thermo-mechanical Routes S.Sankaran, S. Sangal and K. A. Padmanabhan, Materials Science and Technology, 21 (2005) 1152-1160.

  136. Isostructurality, Ploymorphism and Mechanical Properties of Some Hexahalogenated Benzenes: The Nature of Halogen...Halogen Interactions, Malla Reddy, M. T. Kirchner, R. C. Gundakaram, K. A. Padmanabhan and G. R. Desiraju, Chemistry – A European Journal, 12 (2006) 2222-2234.

  137. Structure – Property Correlations in Bending and Brittle Organic Crystals, C M Reddy, K A Padmanabhan and G R Desiraju, Crystal Growth and Design, 6 (2006) 2720 – 2731.

  138. Transmission Electron Microcopy Studies of Thermomechanically Control- Cycle Processed Multi-phase Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel: Forged/Rolled and Low  Cycle Fatigued Microstructures, S.Sankaran, Gouthama, S.Sangal and K.A.Padmanabhan, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 37A (2006) 3259-3273.

  139. Static and Dynamic Fracture Toughness of a Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel of Three Different Microstructures, S. Sankaran, G. Malakondaiah, Gouthama, S. Sangal and K. A. Padmanabhan, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 37A (2006) 1191-1200.

  140. Strain Distribution on the Surface of Specimen in Superplastic Compression, K.A.Padmanabhan, Materials Letters, 61 (2007) 605-608.

  141. On the inverse Hall - Petch Effect and Related Phenomena in Nano- and Microcrystalline Materials, K. A. Padmanabhan, G. P. Dinda, H. Hahn and H. Gleiter, Mater. Sci. Eng A, 452-453 (2007) 462-468.

  142. Interfacial Engineering of Nanostructured Titanium nitride thin films, M.S.R.N. Kiran, M.Ghanashyam Krishna and K.A. Padmanabhan, International Journal of Nanomanufacturing,  (Inderscience), 2 (5) (2008) 420-441.

  143. Grain size and grain boundary character distribution in ultra-fine grained (ECAP) Nickel, K.S. Raju, M.G. Krishna, K.A. Padmanabhan, K. Muraleedharan, N.P. Gurao and G. Wilde, Mater. Sci. Eng. A 491 (2008) 1-7.

  144. Growth, Surface Morphology, Optical Properties and Electrical Resistivity of ε- TiNx (0.4 < x ≤ 0.5) Films, M. S. R. N. Kiran, M. Ghanashyam Krishna ad K. A. Padmanabhan, Appl. Surf. Sci., 255 (2008) 1934 – 1941.

  145. Fatigue Behavior of a Multiphase Medium Carbon V- Bearing Microalloyed Steel Processed Through Two Thermomechanical Routes, K. A. Padmanabhan and S. Sankaran, J Materials Processing Technology, 207 (2008) 293-300.

  146. Effect of substrate on the crystallographic texture and microstructure evolution in Titanium Nitride thin films, K Vasu, M Kiran, M Ghanashyam Krishna, KA Padmanabhan Solid State Physics 53 (2008) 681-681

  147. A Mesoscopic Grain Boundary Sliding Controlled Flow Model for Superplasticity in Intermetallics, K. A.Padmanabhan and M. R. Basaria, International Journal of Materials Research, 100 (2009) 1543-1551.

  148. Grain Boundary Sliding Controlled Flow and its Relevance to Superplasticity in Metals, Alloys, Ceramics and Intermetallics and Strain-Rate Dependent Flow in Nanostructured Materials, K A Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Science, 44 (2009) 2226-2238.

  149. In-situ TEM Observations of Deformation and Fracture Prcesses in Nanocrystalline Palladium and Pd90Au10, H. Roesner, N. Boucharat, J. Markmann, K. A. Padmanabhan and G. Wilde, Mater. Sci. Eng. A 525 (2009) 102-106.

  150. Mechanical Behavior of Titanium Alloy Ti-6Al-4V with Unprepared Microstructure under Jump-wise Variations of the Strain Rate in the Superplastic State, S S Bhattacharya, O I Bylya, R A Vasin and K A Padmanabhan, Mechanics of Solids, 44 (2009) 951-958.

  151. Mesoscopic Grain Boundary Sliding as the Rate Controlling Process for High Strain Rate Superplastic Deformation, K. A. Padmanabhan and M. R. Basaria, Mater. Sci.Eng. A, 527 (2009) 225-234.

  152. Application of the Disector to Determine the Distribution of True Interlamellar Spacing in Lamellar Microstructures, S. Sakaran, P.Pathak, S.Sangal and K.A.Padmanabhan, Practical Metallography, 47 (2010) 206-215.

  153. On the Role of Process Variables in the Friction Stir Processing of Cast Aluminum A319 Alloy, L. Karthikeyan, V. S. Senthil Kumar and K. A. Padmanabhan, Materials and Design, 31 (2010) 761-771.

  154. Bi – Axial Stressing of Sheets of Friction Stir Processed Aluminum Alloy A319 L, Karthikeyan, V. S. Senthil Kumar and K. A. Padmanabhan (2010), International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 25 (2010) 1297-1303.

  155. Strain Mapping in a Deformation-Twinned Nanocrystalline Pd Grain, H. Roesner, N. Bucharat,  K. A. Padmanabhan, J. Markmann and G. wilde, Acta Materialia,8 (2010)  2610-2620.

  156. Microstructure Evolution During Annealing and Hall-Petch Relationship in UFG-ECAP Nickel, K Sitarama Raju, M Ghanashyam Krishna, K A Padmanabhan, V Subramanya Sarma, N P Gurao and G Wilde, J Materials Science 46 (2011) 2662-2671.

  157. Substrate-temperature dependent structure and composition variations in RF magnetron sputtered titanium nitride thin films, K Vasu, M Ghanashyam Krishna and K A Padmanabhan, Applied Surface Science, 257 7 (2011) 3069-3074.

  158. Substrate dependent structure, microstructure, composition and properties of nanostructured TiN films, M. S. R. N. Kiran, K. vasu, M. Ghanashyam Krishna and K. A. Padmanabhan, Solid State Communications, 151(7) (2011) 561-563.

  159. Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy Study of Local Electron Transport in Nanostructured Titanium Nitride Thin Films, K. Vasu, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K. A. Padmanabhan, Thin Solid Films, 519 (2011) 7702-7706.

  160. Substrate-temperature dependent structure and composition variations in RF magnetron sputtered titanium nitride thin films, K. Vasu, MG Krishna, KA Padmanabhan Applied Surface Science, 257 (7), (2011) 3069-3074

  161. On the Use of Glycosylated Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes as a Coolant Additive, S.  Nagarajan, M. K. Dhinakaran, V. Ganpath Kumar, N. Rajaram, T. Mohan Das and K. A. Padmanabhan, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 3 (2011) 1-6.

  162. On the Theoretical Limits of Microstructure Evolution in Severe Plastic Deformation, S. V. Divinski, K. A. Padmanabhan and G. Wilde, Materials Science Forum, Vols. 667-669 (2011) pp. 283-288.

  163. Microstructure Evolution during Severe Plastic Deformation, S V. Divinski, K A Padmanabhan and G Wilde, Philosophical Magazine, 91 (2011) 4574-4593.

  164. Investigations on Superplastic Forming of Friction Stir Processed AA6063-T6 Aluminum Alloy, L. Karthikeyan, V. S. Senthil Kumar and K. A. Padmanabhan, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 28 (2013) 294 -298.

  165. Effect of Nb Concentration on the Structure, Mechanical, Optical and Electrical Properties of  Nanocrystalline Ti1-xNbxN Thin Films, K Vasu, M Ghanashyam  Krishna, K A Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Science, 47 (2012) 3522 - 3528.

  166. Optical Reflectance, DielectricFunctions and Phonon-Vibrational Modes of Reactively Sputtered Nb-Substituted TiN Thin Films, K. Vasu, G. M. Gopikrishnan, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K. A. Padmanabhan, Applied Physics A, 108 (2012) 993-1000.

  167. Optical reflectance, dielectric functions and phonon-vibrational modes of reactively sputtered Nb substituted TiN thin films, K Vasu, M Ghanashyam Krishna, K A Padmanabhan, Applied Physics A, 108 (2012) 993. 

  168. Nanomechanical and nano-tribological properties of Nb substituted TiN thin films, MG Krishna, K Vasu, KA Padmanabhan, Indian Vacuum Society Symposium on Thin Films Science and Technology, 1451 (2012) 239-241.

  169. Optical and electronic properties of Ti1-x Nb x N thin films, K Vasu, G.M. Gopikrishnan, MG Krishna, KA Padmanabhan, Solid State Physics: Proceedings of the 56th DAE Solid State Physics,  AIP Conf. Proc. 1447 (2012) 699.

  170. A Mechanism for the Deformation of Disordered States of Matter, K A Padmanabhan and H. Gleiter, Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science, 16 (2012) 243-253.

  171. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Education in India at the Crossroads, K A Padmanabhan, IIM Metal News, 15 (6) (2012) 17-20 (also published in a modified form in Steel Tech, 8 (1) (2013) 25-31 under the title “Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Education in India: Is it a Late Case to Mend?”).

  172. Nitrogen Deficiency and Metal Dopant Induced Sub-Stoichiometry in Titanium Nitride Thin Films: A Comparative Study, K. Vasu, M S R N Kiran, M Ghanashyam Krishna and K A Padmanabhan, Int. J Mater. Research, 104 (2013) 879 - 884.

  173. Nb concentration dependent nanoscale electrical transport properties of granular Ti1-xNbxN thin films, K. Vasu, M G Krishna, K A Padmanabhan, Physica Status Solidi (A), 210 (2013) 1938 – 1943; DOI: 10.1002/pssa.201329277.

  174. On the Experimental Validation of a Mesoscopic Grain Boundary Sliding Controlled Flow Model for Structural Superplasticity, Sripathi Sriharsha and K A Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Science, 49 (2014) 199-210; DOI 10.1007/s10853-013-7693-y.

  175. Self Assembly of Carbon Nanotubes using magnetic positioning and alignment by drop drying, M. Kishore Kumar, V. Jayanisha, R. Manjari, S. Balasivanandha Prabu, K.A. Padmanabhan, Materials Letters,114  (2014) 68-71

  176. Nanomechanical Behavior of (100) Oriented Titanium Thin Films, K. Vasu, M.G. Krishna, K. A. Padmanabhan, European Physical Journal Applied Physics, Section 3-Thin films, 65 (03) (2014) 30302.

  177. Comparison of TiAlN, AlCrN and AlCrN/TiAlN Coatings for Cutting Tool Applications, T. Sampath Kumar, S.Balasivanandha Prabu, Geetha Manivasagam, K.A. Padmanabhan, International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials, Vol. 21, No. 8(2014) pp.796-805.

  178. On the role of process parameters of aluminothermic reaction synthesis of in-situ Al-TiB2 composites: microstructure and mechanical properties, S.Madhavan, S.Balasivanandha Prabu, K.A.Padmanabhan, Letters on Materials, Russian Academy of Sciences, 4 (2014) 84-88.

  179. Optimization of process parameters using Taguchi Technique in Severe Surface Mechanical Treatment of AA 6061, K. Thirumavalavan, L. Karunamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, International Journal of Engineering and Technology,6, (2) (2014) 1026-1032.

  180. Mechanical properties of AA 6061 Aluminium alloy subjected to Severe Surface Mechanical Treatment, K. Thirumavalavan, L. Karunamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, Applied Mechanics and Materials. TTP, USA (in press).

  181. Inverse Hall-Petch Effect in Quasi- and Nanocrystalline Materials, K A Padmanabhan, S. Sripathi, H. Hahn and H. Gleiter, Materials Letters, 133 (2014) 151-154. DOI:10.1016/j.matlet.2014.06.153.

  182. Effects of elastic strain and diffusion-limited aggregation on morphological instabilities in sputtered nitride thin films, K. Vasu, M.G. Krishna and K.A. Padmanabhan, Journal of Materials Research, 29 (2014) 1711-1719.

  183. On the Structure of Grain/Interphase Boundaries and Interfaces, K.A. Padmanabhan and H. Gleiter, Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 5 (2014) 1603-1615.

  184. On the applicability of a mesocopic interface sliding controlled model for understanding superplastic flow in bulk metallic glasses, J. Buenz, K. A. Padmanabhan and G. Wilde, Intermetallics, 60 (2015) 50-57.

  185. On the Power Law Description of Low-Stress Uni-axial Steady-State High-Homologous-Temperature Deformation, K. A. Padmanabhan, J. Leuthold, G. Wilde and S. S. Bhattacharya, Mechanics of Materials, 91 (P1) (2015) 177-193.

  186. Effects of Die Profile on Grain Refinement in Al-Mg Alloy Processed by Repetitive Corrugation and Straightening, N. Thangapandian, S. Balasivanandha Prabu and K. A. Padmanabhan, Materials Science and Engineering A, 649 (2016) 229-238.

  187. Experimental verification of grain boundary-sliding controlled steady state superplastic flow in both continually and statically recrystallizing Al alloys, K Arun Babu, V S Sarma, C N Athreya and K A Padmanabhan, Materials Science and Engineering A , 657 (2016) 185-196.

  188. Effect of Temperature and Pressing Velocity on Grain Refinement in AA5083 Aluminium Alloy During Repetitive Corrugation and Straightening Process, N Thangapandian, S Balasivanandha Prabu and K A Padmanabhan, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Vol. 47, Issue 12, 2016, pp. 6374–6383

  189. Grain Size Softening Effect in Intermetallics, M R Basaria, N K Mukhopadhyay, S Sripathi and K A Padmanabhan, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 673 (2016) 199-204.

  190. Optical response of ultra-thin titanium nitride films on brass and gold plated brass surfaces, V. Shankernath, K. Lakshun Naidu, M. Ghanashyam Krishna and K.A. Padmanabhan, Materials Research Bulletin, 85 (2017) 121–130.

  191. Growth and Mechanical Properties of TiN-AuN2 Nanocomposite Thin Films on IN718 Alloy Substrates, V.Shankernath, K. Lakshun Naidu, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K.A.Padmanabhan, Materials Letters, 210C (2018) pp. 101-104.

  192. On the influence of repetitive corrugation and straightening on the microstructure and mechanical properties of AA 8090 Al-Li alloy, J. Jenix Rino, S. Balasivanandha Prabu, K.A. Padmanabhan, Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering,  Volume 18, Issue 1, January 2018, Pages 280–290.

  193. Thermal stability of cathodic arc vapour deposited TiAlN/AlCrN and AlCrN/TiAlN coatings on tungsten carbide tool, T. Sampath Kumar, S. Balasivanandha Prabu, S. Madhavan, K.A. Padmanabhan, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, (doi:10.1007/s12666-017-1199-2).


REFEREED CONFERENCES
PROCEEDINGS

  1. The Superplastic Behaviour of the Al-CuAl2 Eutectic During Compressive Deformation, K.A. Padmanabhan and G.J. Davies, Proc. VII Int. Congress on Rheology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1976, 326-328.

  2. Superplastic Forming and its Optimization, K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Int. Conference on Metal Sciences, 1977, Eds. T.R.  Anantharaman et al., Indian Institute of Metals, Calcutta, 1979, 301-311.

  3. Some Studies on Superplastic Forming, S. Devaraj, K. Gopinath and K. A. Padmanabhan, Proc. National Seminar on   ‘Aerospace Alloys and Fabrication Technology’, Aeronautics R&D Board and  the Indian Institute of Metals, Bangalore, Dec. 1981, 139 - 152.

  4. Fundamentals of Metal Working - Microscopic Approach, K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc.  Intensive Course on `Technology of Metal Forming', American Society for Metals International – India Chapter and the Indian Institute of Metals, Bombay Chapter, Joint Activity, February 26-28, 1982, Paper No.2.

  5. Superplastic Metal Forming, K.A. Padmanabhan, ibid, Paper No.4.

  6. Warm Working of Austenitic Stainless Steel, S. Venkadesan, V. Seetharaman and   K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. National Seminar on  ‘Stainless Steels in the Eighties’, Salem, Dec.1982, 51-56.

  7. Variation in the Susceptibility to Stress Corrosion Cracking as Determined  by Different Test Methods, H.S. Khatak, P. Muralidharan, J.B. Gnanamoorthy, P. Rodriguez and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. 6th Int. Conference on Fracture, December 4-10, 1984, 153-157.

  8. A study of Fatigue Crack Growth Behaviour in the Near- Threshold Regime in Weldments, B. Guha, S. Balasubramanian and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. National  Welding Seminar, The Indian Institute of Welding, Trichy, December, 1984, 321-335.

  9. Effect of Post-Weld Ageing on the Tensile Properties of Austenitic Stainless Steel, T.P.S. Gill, P. Rodriguez, J.B. Gnanamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc.    National Welding Seminar, The Indian Institute of Welding, Trichy, December 1984, 401-433.

  10. Pitting Corrosion of Thermally Aged 316 L Stainless Steel Weld Metal, T.P.S. Gill, J.B. Gnanamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Int. Conference    on Corrosion Science and Technology, Calcutta, 1985 (ICMS-85), Eds. S.K.   Bose and U.K. Chatterjee, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 55-64.

  11. Stress Corrosion Cracking in Weldments of Cold Worked Type 316   Stainless Steel, H.S. Khatak, P. Muralidharan, J.B. Gnanamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, ibid, 169-176.

  12. Microstructural Changes During Thermal Ageing of Type 316 Stainless Steel Weld Deposit, T.P.S Gill, M. Vijayalakshmi, J.B. Gnanamoorthy and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Symposium on `Recent Developments in Welding Metallurgy and Processes', B.A.R.C. Bombay, Feb. 1985, II-2-1 to 14.

  13. Some Aspects of Fatigue Crack Growth in Weldments in the Near-  Threshold Regime, B. Guha, S. Balasubramanian and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Int. Conf. on `Measurement and Fatigue - EIS `86, Ed. J. Tunna, Eng. Materials Advisory  Services Ltd. Publication, Warley, England (Conf. March 1986, Bournemouth), 1986, 287-299.

  14. Evaluation of Susceptibility to Stress Corrosion Cracking (SCC) in Sodium Chloride Solution of Weldments of Cold Rolled Type 316 Stainless Steel, H.S. Khatak, J.B. Gnanamoorthy, K.A. Padmanabhan and P. Rodriguez, Proc. Int. Conf. Metallic Corrosion, 3 (1987) 2249-2254.

  15. Evaluation and Comparison of Experimental and Theoretical Forming Limit Diagrams of Indigenous Extra-Deep Drawing Low Carbon Steels, K. Swaminathan, K.A. Padmanabhan and K.S. Subramanian, Proc. Int.  Conf. on Advances in Metal Forming (ICMF - 87), Ed. A.M. Rao, ASM International, Bombay, 1987, 123-136.

  16. Investigation on the Pressure Thermoforming of Superplastic Alloys, K.S.K. Chockalingam, D. Viswanathan, S. Venkataswamy, K. Gopinath and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Int. Conf. on Advances in Metal Forming (ICMF-87), Ed. A.M. Rao, ASM International, Bombay, 1987, 137-146.

  17. Investigation on Superplastic Deformation by Means of Texture Analysis, J. Hirsch, K.A. Padmanabhan and K. Luecke, Proc. Eighth Int. Conf. on  Texture of Materials (ICOTOM-8), Eds. J.S. Kallend and G. Gottstein, Met.Soc. AIME, Warrendale, USA, 1988, 555-560.

  18. Theoretical and Experimental Studies on the Pressure Thermoforming of Hemispheres of Alloy Ti-6Al-4V, D. Viswanathan, S. Venkataswamy and K.A. Padmanabhan, Superplasticity and Superplastic Forming, Proceedings of International Conference, Blaine, Washington, Eds. C.H. Hamilton and N.E. Paton, TMMS, Warrendale, USA, 1988, 321-328.

  19. Some Aspects of Forging and Heat Treatment of Al-Li Alloy 8090, U. Tayal, T.S. Baburamani and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proceedings of the  Seminar-cum-Exhibition on Quality and Technology in Aerospace, Jawaharlal Nehru Centenary Celebrations Science and Technology Seminar Series, Seminar I, HAL, Bangalore Complex, Dec.08-09, 1988, 212-221.

  20. Life Assessment and Prediction Based on an Analysis of Creep Deformation, H. Wolf, K.A. Padmanabhan and W. Blum, Proc. Int. Conf. on `Residual Life of Power Plant Equipment-Prediction and Extension', Ed. R. Somasundaram, Hyderabad, India, 1989, 5B, 2:1-8.

  21. On the Applicability of a Boundary Sliding Controlled Flow Process to Superplastic Deformation, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Superplasticity in Advanced Materials, Proceedings of International Conference, Japan Society for Research on Superplasticity, Osaka, 1991, 33-38.

  22. Deformation Behaviour of Two Commercial Superplastic Alloys, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Superplasticity in Advanced Materials, Proceedings of International Conference, Japan Society for Research on Superplasticity, Osaka, 1991, 459-464.

  23. On the Room Temperature Formability and Tensile Superplastic Behaviour  of an Al-Ca-Zn Alloy, K. Swaminathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Superplasticity in Advanced Materials, Proceedings of International Conference, Japan Society for Research on Superplasticity, Osaka, 1991, 687-691.

  24. Energy Conservation in Forming Machines and Forming Processes, P. Venugopal and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Indo-US Advanced Study Institute on `Energy Optimisation in Manufacturing and Materials Processing' (Soft Cover Edition), Eds. R.K. Shah, H.Md. Roshan, V.M.K. Sastry and K.A. Padmanabhan, Madras, India, 1989, 289-298. Also in `Thermomechanical Aspects of Manufacturing and Materials Processing',     Eds. R.K. Shah, H. Md. Roshan, V.M.K. Sastry and K.A. Padmanabhan, An Advanced Study Institute Book, Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, Washington, D.C., USA (1992) 233-243.

  25. Role of Interfaces in Superplastic Flow, K.A. Padmanabhan, Proceedings of the Indo-US Workshop (1989) on `Interfaces: Structure and Properties', Oxford & IBH Publishing Co., New  Delhi, India, 1993, 219-240.

  26. On the Origin of Structurally Superplastic Flow, K.A. Padmanabhan and J. Schlipf, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Transport Phenomena in Processing', Technomic Publishing Company, Lancaster, USA, 1993, 491-505.

  27. On the Physical Nature of Optimal Superplastic Flow, K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. International Conference on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials - ICSAM 94, Trans. Tech. Publications, Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1994, 59-63.

  28. On the Experimental Verification of an Atomistic Model for Boundary Sliding Controlled Optimal Superplastic Flow, S.S. Bhattacaharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. International Conference on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials - ICSAM 94, Trans. Tech. Publications, Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1994, 95-100.

  29. Phenomenological and Mechanistic Approaches to Optimal Structural  Superplasticity, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Key Engineering Materials,  Vols. 97-9 (Plasticity of Metals and Alloys ISPMA 6), Trans. Tech. Publications, Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1994, 141-150.

  30. Effect of Composition and Rolling Parameters on the Physical and Metallurgical Properties of Extra-Deep Drawing Low Carbon Al-Killed Steel   Sheets, R.K.P. Singh, K.A. Padmanabhan and S. Mishra, Chicago, USA PED Vol. 68-2, Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Vol. 2, ASME, 1994, 583-597.

  31. Deformation Behaviour and Possible Applications of Nanostructured Materials, H. Hahn and K.A. Padmanabhan, Advanced Materials Processing, Proceedings of the Second Pacific Rim International Conference on Advanced Materials Processing (PRICM-2), The Korean Institute of Metals and Materials, Kyongju, Korea, June 18-22, 1995, Vol. 3, 2119-2125.

  32. On the Deformation of Nanocrystalline Metals and Ceramics, K.A. Padmanabhan, R. Nitsche and H. Hahn, EUROMAT 95, The Fourth   European Conf. on Advanced Materials and Processes, 25-28 September, 1995, Symposium G: Special and Functional Materials, Associazone Italiana Di Metallurgia, Milano, 1995, 289-298.

  33. Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Possible Applications, K.A. Padmanabhan and H. Hahn, Proc. Symp. `Synthesis and Processing of Nanocrystalline Powder’, The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, Warrendale, USA, 1996, 21-32.

  34. Numerical Verification of a Mechanistic Model for Boundary Sliding Controlled Optimal Superplastic Flow, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Int. Symp. On `Hot Workability of Steels and Light Alloys - Composites’ Met. Soc. Canada, Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, Montreal, Canada, 1996, 105-112.

  35. Towards a Theory of Cooperative Deformation Processes: The Case of  Flow in Optimally Superplastic and Nanostructured Materials, K.A. Padmanabhan, International Conference on Superplasticity in  Advanced Materials - ICSAM 97, Trans. Tech. Publications,  Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1997, 1-10.

  36. On the Numerical Verification of a Mechanistic Model for Superplastic Flow, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, International Conference on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials - ICSAM 97, Trans. Tech. Publications, Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1997, 59-64.

  37. On the Apparent Activation Energies for Superplastic Flow, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, International Conference on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials - ICSAM 97, Trans. Tech.  Publications, Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1997, 65-70.

  38. Evolution of Microstructure and Homogeneity in Superplastic Deformation, B.Bingzhe and K.A. Padmanabhan, International Conference on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials - ICSAM 97, Trans. Tech.  Publications, Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 1997, 191-198.

  39. Influence of the Heat of Deformation on the Axi- Symmetric Compressive Flow Stress of Solid Cylinders Under Conditions of Rapid Loading, K.A. Padmanabhan, A.P. Singh and K.S.K. Chockalingam, Proceedings of  the International Symposium (1990) on Manufacturing and Materials   Processing, Dubrovnik, Begell House, New York, USA, 1997, Vol. I, 527- 541.

  40. Flow and Thermal Characteristics of Superplastic Macro-, Micro- and Re-entrant Shape Forming, D. Viswanathan and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proceedings of the International Symposium (1990) on Manufacturing and Materials Processing, Dubrovnik, Begell House, New York, USA, 1997, Vol. II, 813-831.

  41. On the Formability of Metastable Low Nickel Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheets, A. Kanni Raj and K.A. Padmanabhan, Int. Conf. Recent Advances in Metallurgical Processes (ICRAMP ’97), New Age International (P) Ltd., New Delhi, India, 1997, 905-913.

  42. Intelligent Materials, K. A. Padmanabhan, Proc. National Seminar on ‘Engineering Education for the 21st Century’, Indian National Academy of Engineering, Chennai (1997) 93-99.

  43. Deformation of Nanostructured Materials, K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Int. Symp. on `Frontiers in Materials Modelling and Design’, Springer Verlag, Berlin (1998) 418-425.

  44. Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour of Two Ferrite - Pearlite Microalloyed Steels,  V. Subramania Sarma, K.A. Padmanabhan, G. Jaeger and A. Koethe, Fourth Int. Conf. on Low Cycle Fatigue and Elasto-Plastic Behaviour of Materials, Elsevier, Amsterdam, Holland, 1998, 697-702.

  45. High Temperature Creep Deformation: A Generic Analysis, S.S. Bhattacharya and K.A. Padmanabhan, Proc. Third Pacific Rim Int. Conf. on  Advanced Materials and Processing, Honolulu, Hawaii, Vol.II, TMS Publication, Warrendale, USA, 1998, 2775 – 2782.

  46. Unified Theory of Deformation for Structural Superplastics, Metallic Glasses and Nanocrystalline Materials, K.A. Padmanabhan and B.S.S. Daniel, Proc. Int. Conf. on Superplasticity in Advanced Materials - ICSAM 2000, Trans. Tech. Publications,   Aedermannsdorf, Switzerland, 2001, 371-380.

  47. Prospects and Problems of using TEM in Analysing Cavitation During Superplastic Deformation,   Gouthama and K.A. Padmanabhan, Electron Microscopic Society of India (EMSI) Bulletin, 3(1) (2002) 12 – 18.

  48. A TEM Study on the Role of Precipitate Particles in the Deformation of Quasi-Single Phase Superplastic Cu – Based Alloy,  Gouthama, R.K. Ray and K.A. Padmanabhan, Annual Convention of  Electron Microscopic Society of India, Shimla, India, April 2003.

  49. Application of Disector Technique Using Electron Microscopy to Determine   the Distribution of True Interlamellar Spacing in Pearlite of a Microalloyed  Steel, S. Sankaran, P.Pathak, S. Sangal and K.A. Padmanabhan, Annual Convention of Electron Microscopic Society of India, Shimla, India, April  2003.

  50. Mechanical Behaviour of Materials with Metastable and High Defect Density Microstructures, K A Padmanabhan, Presidential Address, Materials Science   Section, Indian Science Congress Association, Chandigarh, India, January, 2004.

  51. High Strain–rate Superplasticity and Strain-rate Dependent Deformation of Nanostructured Materials, K. A. Padmanabhan, 7th Int. Conf. On Nanostructured Materials, Wiesbaden, Germany, June 2004 (Abstracts only conference).

  52. On the Relationship Between Microstructural Changes Induced During High  Strain Amplitude Fatigue Loading and Fatigue Softening in Multiphase Medium Carbon Microalloyed Steel, S. Shanmugam, K.A. Padmanabhan and R.D.K. Misra, Proceedings of Materials Science and Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, TMS-ASM, Sep 25-28, 2005, p. 85-93.

  53. Nanomaterials and Business Prospects, K.A. Padmanabhan, Indo-US Nanotechnology Conclave, New Delhi, India, February 2006.

  54. Fatigue Behaviour of a Multi-phase Medium Carbon V- Bearing Microalloyed Steel Processed Through Two Thermomechanical Routes, K. A. Padmanabhan and S. Sankaran, Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization, Vol. I, Proc. Int. Conf., Eds. L. Karunamoorthy, D. Viswanathan and K. A. Padmanabhan, I. K. international publishing House, New Delhi, India, 2006, pp. 1-10. 

  55. On Nanocrystalline Titanium Nitride Thin Films on 316LN Nuclear Grade Steel Substrates by RF Magnetron Sputtering, M.S.R.N Kiran, G.Srinivasa Rao, M.Ghanashyam Krishna and K.A.Padmanabhan, Solid State Physics (India), 51 (2006) 509-510.

  56. Effect of substrate on the crystallographic texture and microstructure in TiN films, K.Vasu, M.S.R.N Kiran, M.Ghanashyam Krishna and K. A. Padmanabhan, Solid State Physics (India), 53 (2008) 681-682.

  57. Increasing Severity of Deformation and Decreasing Forming Forces for Greener Technology, K. A. Padmanabhan and S. Balasivanandha Prabu, Proc. Int. Symp. on Emerging Challenges for Metals and Materials: Engineering and Technology”, Indian Institute of Metals, Kolkata, Allied Publishers, New Delhi, November 15, 2009, pp. 163-190.

  58. Creep and Diffusion Measurements on Ultra-fine Grained Copper after High pressure Torsion Straining, J. Leuthold, M. Zehetbauer, D. Setmann, M. Wegner, K. A. Padmanabhan and G. Wilde, Int. symp. on “Bulk  Nanostructured Materials – 2009”, Ufa, Russia, September 22-26, 2009.

  59. Recent Trends in Mechanical Processing of Materials, K. A. Padmanabhan and S. B. Prabu, Newsletter of ASM Singapore Chapter, Oct.-Dec. 2010.

  60. Extracting Knowledge from Material Property Databases, R. Kumar, S. Bothra, B. P. Gautham, G. Mohapatra, N. Kulkarni, K. A. Padmanabhan (2010), Poster Presentation at IIM-NMD Bangalore.

  61. Extracting knowledge from existing material property databases with the help of material informatics, R. Kumar, S. Bothra, B. P. Gautham, G. Mohapatra, N. Kulkarni, K. A. Padmanabhan (2011), Proceedings of M&MT – 2011, March 2011, Mumbai.

  62. Ultrafine Grained Materials Through Mechanical Processing: An Assessment, K. A. Padmanabhan and S. Balasivanandha Prabu, Proc. Int. Conf. on Mechanochemistry and Mechanical Alloying, Jamshedpur, India.

  63. More efficient ICME through materials informatics and process modelling, B. P. Gautham, R. Kumar, S. Bothra, G. Mohapatra, N. Kulkarni, K. A. Padmanabhan (2011), Proceeding of 1st World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering, Ed. John Allison, Peter Collins and George Spanos, TMS.

  64. Multifunctional Properties of Non-stoichiometric Nanostructured Titanium Nitride Thin Films, K. Vasu, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K. A. Padmanabhan, accepted for presentation in the 6th International Symposium on Functional Coatings and Surface Engineering- 2011”, (FCSE-2011), University De Montreal, Montreal, Canada from 5- 8, June, 2011.

  65. Texture Analysis for Determining the Rate Controlling Process in the Transient and Steady State Regions of Superplastic Flow, K. A. Padmanabhan, S. Sankaran, V. Subramanya Sarma, Satyam Suwas, O. Engler, and S. Jupp, Proceedings of the International Conference on Texture of Materials  16 (ICOTOM-16), Mumbai, December 2011 (in press).

  66. Role of texture in understanding creep flow in HPT-processed ultrafine grained copper, J. Leuthold, M. Wegner, S. Divinski, K.A. Padmanabhan, D. Setman, M. Zehetbauer and G. Wilde, Proceedings of the International Conference on Texture of Materials 16 (ICOTOM-16), Mumbai, December 2011 (in press).

  67. Numerical Simulation of Fluid Flow and Inclusion Behaviour In Ladle Furnace During Argon Purging, Holding and draining Operations, Ch. N. Reddy, A.K. Singh and K.A. Padmanabhan, Annual Technical Meeting, Indian Institute of Metals, Hyderabad, November 2011.

  68. Micro-Macro Modelling to Predict the Effect of Inclusions on the Properties of Steel, A. Gupta, A.K. Singh, S. Goyal and K.A. Padmanabhan, Annual Technical Meeting, Indian Institute of Metals, Hyderabad, November 2011.

  69. Density Functional Theory Based Computations of Stacking Fault Energy in High Manganese Twinning Induced Plasticity (TWIP) Steel, V. Jain, P. Gupta, Pradip, K.A. Padmanabhan and Beena Rai, Annual Technical Meeting, Indian Institute of Metals, Hyderabad, November 2011.  

  70. A Model for Superplastic Deformation of Metallic Glasses, J. Buenz, G. Wilde, K.A. Padmanabhan, Spring Meeting of German Physical Society, Berlin, March 25-30, 2012.

  71. Creep Measurements in HPT-Processed Copper Having Ultrafine Grain Size, J.Leuthold, M. Wegner, S. Divinski, K.A. Padmanabhan, D. Setman, M. Zehetbauer and G. Wilde, Spring Meeting of German Physical Society, Berlin, March 25-30, 2012. 

  72. Common Mechanism for Optimal Superplastic Deformation in Different Classes of Materials, K A Padmanabhan and H Gleiter, ICSAM 2012, Materials Science Forum, 735 (2012) 26-30.

  73. A robust Numerical Method for Validating Mesoscopic Grain Boundary Sliding Controlled Model for Structural Superplasticity, Sriharsha Sripathi and K A Padmanabhan, ICSAM 2012, Materials Science Forum, 735 (2012) 246-250.

  74. A Journey without an End: Researching the Consequences of Localised Shear Flow, K A Padmanabhan, International Conference on Advances in    Materials Processing and Characterisation (AMPC) 2013, Chennai, India, February 06 – 08, 2013 (a Keynote Lecture).

  75. Optical and electronic properties of Ti1-xNbxN thin films, K. Vasu, G. M. Gopikrishnan, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K. A. Padmanabhan, AIP Conf. Proc. 1447 (2012) 699-700

  76. Nanomechanical and nanotribological properties of Nb substituted TiN thin films, K. Vasu, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K. A .Padmanabhan, AIP Conf. Proc. 1451 (2012) 239-241

  77. Processing and MultiFunctional Behavior of Undoped and Nb-Doped Nanostructured Titanium Nitride Thin Films, K.Vasu, M. S. R. N.Kiran, M. Ghanashyam Krishna, K. A. Padmanabhan Proceedings of the Second International conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Charaterisation, eds. S Balasivanandha Prabu, S Senthil Kumaran, L Karunamoorthy and KA Padmanabhan, Allied Publishers, New Delhi (2013) 519-524.

  78. Integrated Modeling of Steel Refining, Casting and Rolling Operations to Obtain Design Set Points for Quality Steel Sheet Production, Akash Gupta, Prabhash Kumar, Ravikiran Anapagaddi, Niranjan Reddy, Sharad Goyal, A. K. Singh and K. A. Padmanabhan, The 11th International Conference on Numerical Methods in Industrial Forming Processes, AIP Conf. Proc. 1532, 588–594, (2013). 

  79. Prediction and Control of Center-line Segregation in Continuously Cast Slabs, Sharad Goyal, Prabhash Kumar, Niranjan Reddy, A. K. Singh1, K. A. Padmanabhan, Pabitra Palai, Satya Prakash, P. K. Tripathy, Vinay Mahashabde, T. Venugopalan, Int. Conf. on Science and Technology of Iron Making and Steel Making, Jamshedpur, India. November 2013, pp. 1-21.

  80. Atomistic simulation of severe plastic deformation-induced “high-energy” grain boundaries, L. Neier, S.V. Divinski, K.A. Padmanabhan, M. Peterlechner, G. Wilde, Annual Meeting of German Physical Society, March 2014.

  81. On the implications of texture and microstructure changes during isotropic and anisotropic superplastic deformation, K. Arun Babu, S. Sankaran, S. Jupp, V. Subramanya Sarma, K.A. Padmanabhan, Paper presented at the 17th International Conferences on Textures in Materials (ICOTOM 17), August 24-29, 2014, Dresden, Germany.

  82. Microstructural engineering and multi-scale through-process modeling for use of ICME (integrated computational materials engineering) in industry, K.A. Padmanabhan, International Conference on Plasticity & Fracture, Hawaii, Jan. 03-09, 2016 (a Keynote Lecture).

  83. Tunable surface plasmon resonances in sputtered titanium nitride thin films, V Shankernath, KL Naidu, M Ghanashyam Krishna, KA Padmanabhan, AIP Conference Proceedings 1731 (1), 080072 (2016).

  84. On the role of experimental variables in the Repetitive Corrugation and Straightening, N.Thangapandian, S.Balasivanandha Prabu, K.A.Padmanabhan, presented in the 12th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity 2017, University of Cambridge, UK, September 17-22, 2017 (Proceedings in press).

  85. Several other papers in many national and international conferences, which have no peer-reviewed publications (and hence not included here).