Journal Papers

1. Automated insular surface finishing by ball end magnetorheological finishing process - F Iqbal, Z Alam, DA Khan, S Jha Materials and Manufacturing Processes – Accepted (In production)
2. Modular Robots for Enabling Operations in Unstructured Extreme Environments - Mohammed E. Sayed, Jamie O. Roberts, Karen Donaldson, Stephen T. Mahon, F Iqbal, Boyang Li, Santiago Franco Aixela, Georgios Mastorakis, Markus P. Nemitz, Sara Bernardini, Adam A. Stokes. In Production – Advanced Intelligent Systems - Wiley
3. Modelling of transient behavior of roughness reduction in ball end magnetorheological finishing process – F Iqbal, Z Alam, S Jha International Journal of Abrasive Technology, 10(3), 170-192.
4. Experimental investigations into transient roughness reduction in ball-end magneto-rheological finishing process - F Iqbal, S Jha Materials and Manufacturing Processes 34 (2), 224-231
5. Closed Loop Ball End Magnetorheological Finishing Using In-situ Roughness Metrology - F Iqbal, S Jha Experimental Techniques 42 (6), 659-669
6. Nanofinishing of 3D surfaces by automated five-axis CNC ball end magnetorheological finishing machine using customized controller - Z Alam, F Iqbal, S Ganesan, S Jha The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 100(5-8), 1031-1042.
7. Automated control of three axis CNC ball end magneto-rheological finishing machine using PLC - Z Alam, F Iqbal, S Jha International Journal of Automation and Control 9 (3), 201-210
9. In Situ Geometric Measurement of Microchannels on EN31 Steel by Laser Micromachining using Confocal Sensor - A Kumar Sahu, F Iqbal, A Kumar, S Jha International Journal of Precision Technology 8 (2-4), 429-445
11. Experimental investigations on the effect of relative particle sizes of abrasive and iron powder in polishing fluid composition for ball end MR finishing of copper - DA Khan, Z Alam, F Iqbal, S Jha International Journal of Precision Technology 8 (2-4), 354-364
8. Constant work gap perpetuation in ball end magnetorheological finishing process - F Iqbal, Z Alam, DA Khan, S Jha International Journal of Precision Technology 8 (2-4), 397-410
10. Effect of polishing fluid composition on forces in ball end magnetorheological finishing process - Z Alam, DA Khan F Iqbal, S Jha International Journal of Precision Technology 8 (2-4), 365-378

book chapters

1. Modeling and analysis of forces and finishing spot size in ball end magnetorheological finishing (BEMRF) process- Z Alam, F Iqbal, S Jha, chapter 6 in book titled ‘Machining and Tribology: Processes, Surfaces, Coolants, and Modeling. In Press - Elsevier
2. Nanofinishing of freeform surfaces using BEMRF - F Iqbal, S Jha, chapter 10 in book titled ‘Nanofinishing Science and Technology’. CRC Press Pg: 255-284
3. Part Program-Based Process Control of Ball-End Magnetorheological Finishing - F Iqbal, Z Alam, DA Khan, S Jha Advances in Unconventional Machining and Composites, 503-514
4. Improved Ball End Magnetorheological Finishing Tool with Efficacious Cooling System - DA Khan, Z Alam, F Iqbal, S Jha Advances in Simulation, Product Design and Development, 557-569
5. Design and Development of Cartridge-Based Automated Fluid Delivery System for Ball End Magnetorheological Finishing Process - Z Alam, DA Khan, F Iqbal, A Kumar, S Jha Advances in Simulation, Product Design and Development, 805-813
6. A Cyber-Physical System Architecture for Smart Manufacturing - J Malhotra, F Iqbal, AK Sahu, S Jha Advances in Forming, Machining and Automation, 637-647
7. Introduction to Cyber-Physical Systems and Challenges Faced due to the COVID19 Pandemic - F Iqbal , J Malhotra, S Jha and T Semwal Chapter 1 in book “Cyber-Physical Systems - Solutions to Pandemic Challenges”. Editors: Tushar Semwal and Faiz Iqbal – In production
8. Transforming a Standalone Machine Tool to a Cyber-Physical System: A Use Case of BEMRF Machine Tool to Tackle the COVID-19 Restrictions F Iqbal, Z Alam, M Shukla, J Malhotra, S Jha Chapter 14 in book “Cyber-Physical Systems - Solutions to Pandemic Challenges”. Editors: Tushar Semwal and Faiz Iqbal – In production

books

2. Book Title: Magnetic field assisted finishing: Methods, Applications and Process Automation

Authors: Dilshad Ahmad Khan, Zafar Alam, Faiz Iqbal

Monograph: in production – CRC Press, Taylor & Francis. Due Nov’21

ISBN 9780367754389

2. Cyber-Physical Systems: Solutions to Pandemic Challenges – Editors: Tushar Semwal, Faiz Iqbal

Invited book: in production – CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, Due Nov’21.

ISBN: 9781032030371

International Conferences

  1. F Iqbal, H Chouhan “Wall Climbing Robot for Rough, Grooved and Smooth Walls. International Conference on Manufacturing Excellence MANFEX 2012 held at Amity University Noida in Amy 2012.

2. F. Iqbal and S. Jha “Automatic control of Ball End Magneto Rheological Finishing” presented and published in the proceedings of International conference MANFEX 2013 held at AMITY University Noida 30th & 31st May 2013.

3. Z. Alam, D.A. Khan, F. Iqbal, and S. Jha, “Analysis of forces in ball end magnetorheological finishing process”, presented and to be published in proceedings of 39th International MATADOR Conference on Advanced Manufacturing, 5th – 7th July 2017, University of Manchester, U.K.

4. D. A. Khan, Z. Alam, F. Iqbal, and S. Jha, “A study on the effect of polishing fluid composition in ball end magnetorheological finishing of aluminum”, presented and to be published in proceedings of 39th International MATADOR Conference on Advanced Manufacturing, 5th – 7th July 2017, University of Manchester, U.K.

5. F. Iqbal, Z. Alam, D.A. Khan, and S. Jha, “Localized finishing by ball end magnetorheological finishing process using integrated confocal sensor for in-situ surface roughness measurement”, presented and to be published in proceedings of 39th International MATADOR Conference on Advanced Manufacturing, 5th – 7th July 2017, University of Manchester, U.K.

6. F. Iqbal, R. Rammohan, H. Patel, S. Jha. Design and Development of Automated Workpiece Cleaning System for Ball End Magneto-rheological Finishing Process. International Conference on Advances in Materials & Manufacturing ICAMM 2016, Vol. 1, pp. 289-295.

7. Z. Alam, D. A. Khan, F. Iqbal, and S. Jha, “Effect of polishing fluid composition on forces in ball end magnetorheological finishing process”, presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering (COPEN), 7th – 9th December 2017, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.

8. D. A. Khan, Z. Alam, F. Iqbal, and S. Jha, “Experimental investigations on the effect of relative particle sizes of abrasive and iron powder in polishing fluid composition for ball end MR finishing of copper”, presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering (COPEN), 7th – 9th December 2017, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.

9. F. Iqbal, Z. Alam, D. A. Khan, and S. Jha, “Constant work gap perpetuation in ball end magnetorheological finishing process”, presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano (COPEN), 7th – 9th December 2017, IIT Madras, Chennai, India.

10. A. Kumar, F. Iqbal, A. K. Sahu and S. Jha, “Non-Contact Measurement in Plate Bending using Confocal Microscopy” presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering December 07 – 09, 2017.

11. A. K. Sahu, F. Iqbal, A Kumar and S.Jha, “In Situ Geometric Measurement of Microchannels on EN31 Steel by Laser Micromachining using Confocal Sensor” presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering           December 07 – 09, 2017.

12. R. Rammohan, M. Omkumar, F. Iqbal, S. Jha, “Evaluation of 2D        and 3D Surface Roughness Parameters by MATLAB Algorithm in Ball End Magnetorheological Finishing Machine” presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering December 07 – 09, 2017.

13. M. Srivastava, F. Iqbal and S. Jha, “Comparison of Surface Features of drilled Hole Generated on Titanium Grade 5 (Ti-6Al-4V) Between Dry-micro EDM and Dry-macro EDM Using Confocal Sensor” presented and published in 10th International Conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering December 07 – 09, 2017.

14. M. Osama, F. Iqbal, D. A. Khan, Z. Alam, “Design and Development of Novel Multipoint Epicyclic Superfinishing Tool”. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial and Manufacturing Systems (CIMS-2020) (pp. 601-620). Springer, Cham.

15. M O Qidwai, F Iqbal, and Z Alam “Thermal analyses of Ball End Magnetorheological Finishing Tool” In Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial and Manufacturing Systems (CIMS-2020). In production.