J. Paulo Davim

J. Paulo Davim (https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5659-3111) received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1997, M.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering (materials and manufacturing processes) in 1991, Mechanical Engineering degree (5 years) in 1986, from the University of Porto (FEUP), the Aggregate title (Full Habilitation) from the University of Coimbra in 2005 and the D.Sc. from London Metropolitan University in 2013. He is Senior Chartered Engineer by the Portuguese Institution of Engineers with an MBA and Specialist title in Engineering and Industrial Management. He is also Eur Ing by FEANI-Brussels and Fellow (FIET) by IET-London. Currently, he is Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in Manufacturing, Materials, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, with special emphasis in Machining & Tribology. He also has an interest in Management, Engineering Education and Higher Education for Sustainability. He has guided large numbers of postdoc, Ph.D. and master’s students, as well as has coordinated and participated in several financed research projects. He has received several scientific awards. He has worked as evaluator of projects for ERC-European Research Council and other international research agencies as well as examiner of Ph.D. thesis for many universities in different countries. He is the Editor in Chief of several international journals, Guest Editor of journals, books Editor, book Series Editor and Scientific Advisor for many international journals and conferences. Presently, he is an Editorial Board member of 30 international journals and acts as reviewer for more than 100 prestigious Web of Science journals. In addition, he has also published as editor (and co-editor) more than 120 books and as author (and co-author) more than 10 books, 80 book chapters and 400 articles in journals and conferences (more than 250 articles in journals indexed in Web of Science core collection/h-index 52+/9000+ citations, SCOPUS/h-index 57+/11000+ citations, Google Scholar/h-index 73+/17000+).

Publications

Methodologies and Outcomes of Engineering and Technological Pedagogy
Kaushik Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2020. 280 pages.
Engineering pedagogy is closely linked to both the technical and the pedagogical sciences. Over the years, engineering pedagogy has shifted from practical education to teaching...
Non-Conventional Machining in Modern Manufacturing Systems
Kaushik Kumar, Nisha Kumari, J. Paulo Davim. © 2019. 303 pages.
Continuous improvements in machining practices have created opportunities for businesses to develop more streamlined processes. This not only leads to higher success in...
Preface
Carolina F. Machado, J. Paulo Davim. © 2019. 2 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Higher Education and the Evolution of Management, Applied Sciences, and Engineering Curricula.
Fuzzy Logic for Machining Applications: Review
Divya Zindani, Apurba Kumar Roy, Kaushik Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2019. 21 pages.
There have been umpteen research reports on the usage of artificial intelligence (AI) strategies for modelling various machining processes. One of the well-known AI strategies is...
Preface
Kaushik Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2019. 6 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Design, Development, and Optimization of Bio-Mechatronic Engineering Products.
Performance Study of LaPO4-Y2O3 Composite Fabricated by Sol-Gel Process Using Abrasive Waterjet Machining
M. Uthayakumar, Balamurugan Karnan, Adam Slota, Jerzy Zajac, J. Paulo Davim. © 2019. 19 pages.
This chapter presents an effective approach to assess the abrasive water jet machining of lanthanum phosphate reinforced with yttrium composite. A novel composite is prepared...
Additive Manufacturing Technologies From an Optimization Perspective
Kaushik Kumar, Divya Zindani, J. Paulo Davim. © 2019. 350 pages.
In this technology-driven era, conventional manufacturing is increasingly at risk of reaching its limit, and a more design-driven manufacturing process, additive manufacturing...
Preface
Kaushik Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2018. 4 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Design and Optimization of Mechanical Engineering Products.
Composites and Advanced Materials for Industrial Applications
K. Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2018. 402 pages.
The design and study of materials is a pivotal component to new discoveries in the various fields of science and technology. By better understanding the components and structures...
Enhancing Competitive Advantage With Dynamic Management and Engineering
Carolina Machado, J. Paulo Davim. © 2018. 315 pages.
While many advances have been made in understanding the complexity of manufacturing and production engineering, the social and organizational context remains problematic due to...
Comparative Study of Mechanical and Tribological Behaviour of Thermoplast-Based Composites: With Inorganic and Natural Particulate Fillers
Kaushik Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2018. 21 pages.
The usage of composite material has been increasing day by day over the years due to the excellent properties being offered by them such as lower volume-to-weight ratio, improved...
Mathematical Concepts and Applications in Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics
Mangey Ram, J. Paulo Davim. © 2017. 495 pages.
The application of mathematical concepts has proven to be beneficial within a number of different industries. In particular, these concepts have created significant developments...
Optimization of Process Parameters Using Soft Computing Techniques: A Case With Wire Electrical Discharge Machining
Supriyo Roy, Kaushik Kumar, J. Paulo Davim. © 2017. 44 pages.
Machining of hard metals and alloys using Conventional machining involves increased demand of time, energy and cost. It causes tool wear resulting in loss of quality of the...
Preface
Shubhabrata Datta, J. Paulo Davim. © 2016. 2 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Computational Approaches to Materials Design: Theoretical and Practical Aspects.
Preface
Manish Roy, J. Paulo Davim. © 2015. 13 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Thermal Sprayed Coatings and their Tribological Performances.
Preface
Rajnesh Tyagi, J. Paulo Davim. © 2015. 6 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Processing Techniques and Tribological Behavior of Composite Materials.
International Journal of Applied Management Sciences and Engineering (IJAMSE)
Carolina Machado, J. Paulo Davim. Est. 2014.
The International Journal of Applied Management Sciences and Engineering (IJAMSE) is a refereed, multidisciplinary journal that publishes high-quality articles on management...
International Journal of Materials Forming and Machining Processes (IJMFMP)
J. Paulo Davim. Est. 2014.
The International Journal of Materials Forming and Machining Processes (IJMFMP) is a refereed journal that publishes high quality articles with an emphasis on research and...
Advances in Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering
J. Paulo Davim. 2014.
With its aid in the creation of smartphones, cars, medical imaging devices, and manufacturing tools, the mechatronics engineering field is in high demand. Mechatronics aims to...
Preface
Alfredo Aguilera, J. Paulo Davim. © 2014. 4 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Research Developments in Wood Engineering and Technology.
Preface
Loredana Santo, J. Paulo Davim. © 2014. 3 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Surface Engineering Techniques and Applications: Research Advancements.
Preface
Mohamed Bououdina, J. Paulo Davim. © 2014. 5 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Handbook of Research on Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, and Advanced Materials.
Design and Selection of Chemically Deposited Ni-P-W Coatings for Optimum Tribological Behavior
Prasanta Sahoo, Supriyo Roy, J. Paulo Davim. © 2014. 28 pages.
Chemically deposited nickel coatings possess superior tribological properties such as high hardness, good wear, and corrosion resistance. The quest for improved tribological...
International Journal of Surface Engineering and Interdisciplinary Materials Science (IJSEIMS)
J. Paulo Davim. Est. 2013.
The International Journal of Surface Engineering and Interdisciplinary Materials Science (IJSEIMS) is a refereed, interdisciplinary journal that publishes high quality articles...
Preface
J. Paulo Davim. © 2013. 7 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Dynamic Methods and Process Advancements in Mechanical, Manufacturing, and Materials Engineering.
Preface
Maki K. Habib, J. Paulo Davim. © 2013. 2 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Engineering Creative Design in Robotics and Mechatronics.
Preface
J. Paulo Davim. © 2012. 6 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Computational Methods for Optimizing Manufacturing Technology: Models and Techniques.
Application of Particle Swarm Optimization for Achieving Desired Surface Roughness in Tungsten-Copper Alloy Machining
V. N. Gaitonde, S. R. Karnik, J. Paulo Davim. © 2012. 18 pages.
The tungsten-copper electrodes are used in the manufacture of die steel and tungsten carbide workpieces due to high thermal and electrical conductivity of copper, spark erosion...
Application of Taguchi Method with Grey Fuzzy Logic for the Optimization of Machining Parameters in Machining Composites
K. Palanikumar, B. Latha, J. Paulo Davim. © 2012. 23 pages.
Glass fiber reinforced plastic (GFRP) composite materials are continuously displacing the traditional engineering materials and are finding increased applications in many fields...
International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering (IJMMME)
J. Paulo Davim. Est. 2011.
The International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering (IJMMME) is a refereed, interdisciplinary journal that publishes high quality articles with...
Advances in Chemical and Materials Engineering
J. Paulo Davim. 2011.
The cross disciplinary approach of chemical and materials engineering is rapidly growing as it applies to the study of educational, scientific and industrial research activities...