ALAGAR KRISHNAN BALAJI portrait
  • Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
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Professional Service

  • Role: Member Of Scientific Committee. Entity: CIRP Member of Scientific Committee for 16th CIRP Conference on Modeling of Machining Operations, Cluny, France, June 2017. Scholarly Service. 07/01/2016 - 06/30/2017. Hours Served: --. 2016 - 2017
  • Entity: CIRP International Workshop on Modeling of Machining Operations Member, International Scientific Committee, 14th Workshop (Italy). 2012 - 2013
  • Role: Editorial Board Of North American Manufacturing Research Conference. Entity: Society of Manufacturing Engineers, NAMRI Member, NAMRI/SME Scientific Committee. 2011 - 2014
  • Entity: American Society of Mechanical Engineers Technical Committee Member, Applied Mechanics Division Materials Processing and Manufacturing Technical Committee. 2011 - present

Honors & Awards

  • Best Paper Award. Proc. 2nd International and 23rd All India Manufacturing Technology, Design, and Research Conference, IIT-Madras, Chennai, India, December 15-17, 2008, 2009

Internal Service

  • Industrial Advisory Committee. Member, 2018 - present. service.
  • Member, College of Engineering on UPTAC. Uptac Member From College Of Engineering, 2016 - 2017. service.
  • Graduate Committee. Member, 2016 - present. service.
  • Machine Shop Committee. Member, 2016 - 2017. service.
  • Design and Manufacturing Search Committee. Member, 2016 - 2017. service.
  • Design and Manufacturing Search Committee. Member, 2015 - 2016. service.
  • Strategic Planning Committee. Member, 2015 - 2016. service.
  • NSF Panel - Reviewer. 2015 - present. service.
  • Strategic Planning Committee. Member, 2015 - 2016. service.
  • Search Committee Member, Design of Mechanical / Fluid Systems. 2014 - 2015. service.
  • Member, Machine Shop Committee. 2014 - 2015. service.
  • Academic Appeals and Misconduct Committee. Chair, 2014 - present. service.
  • College Council. Academic Senate Representative, 2013 - 2016. service.
  • Senator (Engineering), Academic Senate. Senator, 2013 - 2016. service.
  • College Council. Academic Senate Representative, 2013 - 2016. service.
  • Manufacturing Search Committee, Chair. Chair, 2013 - 2014. service.
  • Academic Senate. Academic Senator For College Of Engineering, 2013 - 2016. service.
  • Academic Senate, College of Engineering Senator. Senate Representative, College Of Engineering, 2013 - 2016. service.
  • Member, Strategic Planning Committee. 2012 - present. service.
  • Member, Academic Appeals Committee, College of Engineering. 2012 - present. service.
  • Executive Committee. Member, 2011 - present. service.
  • Member, Executive Committee (as Chair of Graduate Committee and Director of Graduate Studies). 2011 - present. service.
  • Director of Graduate Studies. Dogs And Chair Of Graduate Committee, 2011 - 2016. service.
  • Associate Chair and Director of Graduate Studies. Director of Graduate Studies, 2011 - 2016. service.
  • Associate Chair. 2011 - 2016. service.
  • Member, Search Committee (Design/Manufacturing). 2010 - 2011. service.
  • Member, Graduate Committee. 2010 - 2011. service.
  • Chair, Machine shop committee. 2009 - 2014. service.
  • Chair, Search Committee (Manufacturing position). Chair, 2009 - 2010. service.

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