About K Krishnamurthy

Education

  • Washington State University, Doctor of Philosophy, 1986

Professional links

Professional Affiliations
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

K Krishnamurthy

Professor
Mechanical & Aerospace Engin
280 Toomey Hall

573-341-4495 | kkrishna@mst.edu | Personal site

Education

  • Washington State University, Doctor of Philosophy, 1986

Professional links

Professional Affiliations
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)

Biography

Academic Positions:

- Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri S&T (1998-present)
- Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Missouri S&T (1992-1998)
- Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Missouri S&T (1986-1992)
- Teaching Assistant, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Washington State University (1981-1986)
- Research Assistant, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Washington State University (Summer 1984 & 1985)

Administrative Positions:

- Vice Provost for Research, Missouri S&T (2007-2016)
- Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Affairs, School of Engineering, Missouri S&T (2004-2006)
- Associate Chair for Graduate Affairs, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Missouri S&T (2001-2003)

Research

Research interests

System dynamics, control, robotics, and neurotechnologies.

Publications

Selected Journal Publications
  • Zhao, X., Kalya, P., Landers, R. G. and Krishnamurthy, K., "Empirical Dynamic Modeling of Friction Stir Welding Processes," ASME
    Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 131(2):021001-021001-
    9, https://doi.org/10.1115/1.3075872, April 2009.
  • Balasubramanian, N., Mishra, R. S. and Krishnamurthy, K., "Development of a Mechanistic Model for Friction Stir Channeling," ASME
    Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 132(5):054504-054504-
    4, https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4002453, 2010.
  • Balasubramanian, N., Mishra, R. S. and Krishnamurthy, K., "Process Forces during Friction Stir Channeling in an Aluminum Alloy,"
    Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 211(2), 305-311,
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmatprotec.2010.10.005, February 2011.
  • Menon, S. S. and Krishnamurthy, K., "A Comparison of Static and Dynamic Functional Connectivities for
    Identifying Subjects and Biological Sex Using Intrinsic Individual Brain
    Connectivity," Scientific Reports, 9:5729, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-
    019-42090-4, April 2019.
  • Menon, S. S. and Krishnamurthy, K., "A Study of Brain Neuronal and Functional Complexities Estimated Using
    Multiscale Entropy in Healthy Young Adults," Entropy, 21, 995,
    https://doi.org/10.3390/e21100995, 2019.

Awards and recognition

Awards

Honors and Awards
  • Pi Tau Sigma (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Tau Beta Pi (Engineering)
  • Faculty Teaching Award, Missouri S&T 2019
  • School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Award, Missouri S&T 2005, 2006
  • Faculty Service Excellence Award, Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri S&T 2002
  • Boeing - A. D. Welliver Summer Faculty Fellowship 1999
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Missouri S&T 1991, 1994, 1997, 1998, 2006
  • Teaching Excellence - Letter of Commendation, Missouri S&T 1989, 1990, 1995, 1996
  • Dr. M. Visvesvaraya Centenary Celebration Prize for the best candidate among July 1980 BEME graduates 1980