Dr. Shreyes Melkote


   Contact Information

     MARC Building, Room 380
     T: 404-894-8499


Morris M. Bryan, Jr. Professorship in Mechanical Engineering


Ph.D., Michigan Technological University, 1993
M.S., Washington State University, 1989
B.Tech. (Hons.) IIT Kharagpur, India, 1987

Research Projects

  1. Robotic Milling (Sponsor: Boeing) 
  2. Physics-based Constitutive Modeling for Simulation of Machining Processes (Sponsor: Third Wave Systems/DOE) 
  3. Thin-Film Wireless Sensing of Chatter in Single Point Machining Processes (Sponsor: Siemens Energy) 
  4. Water Cavitation Jet Peening of Aerospace Materials (Sponsor: Boeing) 
  5. Laser-based Hybrid Micro-/Meso-scale Machining of High Strength Metals (Sponsor: Alcoa Fastening Systems & Rings) 
  6. Fundamental Studies of Diamond Wire Sawing of Mono- and Multi-Crystalline Silicon (Sponsors: Saint-Gobain Innovative Materials and NSF) 
  7. Measurement and Analysis of Sawing and Solidification-Induced Residual Stresses in Multi-Crystalline Photovoltaic Silicon (Sponsor: NSF SiSoC) 
  8. Mechanical Exfoliation Methods for Producing Large Area High Quality Two-Dimensional Electronic Materials (Sponsor: GT Internal)

Research Areas of Knowledge

  • Precision Machining
  • Low-Cost Wireless Sensors for Process Monitoring 
  • Surface Integrity Enhancement Methods 
  • Photovoltaic Manufacturing and Metrology 
  • Scalable Manufacture of Two-Dimensional Materials


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