Programme Offered

Academics

  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers courses at the undergraduate, post graduate diploma, post graduate and doctoral levels. The collaborative environment at the department stimulates faculty, staff and students to reach their highest potential in academic knowledge. The well equipped laboratory facilities, placement records in core and IT companies and research activities in emerging areas indicate the strengths of the department. Research scholars from India and abroad are pursuing research and development in thrust areas of Thermal sciences, Manufacturing, CAD\CAM and Engineering Design. .
  • To meet the existing demands of today's industry, the syllabus is continuously updated for incorporating recent advances in the chosen areas of specialization.
  • The Department imparts high quality education through highly motivated and qualified faculty graduated from IISC, IITs, NITs, and leading international Universities.
    B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) – 2017 batch
    B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) – 2016 batch
    B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) – 2015 batch
    B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) – 2014 batch
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers M.Tech. ( Engineering Design) full time programme of two years duration. This Programme is designed to provide a sound and in-depth training in various aspects of design, analysis, testing and evaluation of the Mechanical Engineering components. The course content aims at developing the necessary analytical and technical competence among the students enabling them solve practical problems of desing and development in industrial fields, as well as pursue further academic achievements through research. The curriculum of this programme covers core subjects like FEA, CAD. Mechanics of materials, Mechanical Vibration, Quality concepts in design, Tribology and there is a wide range of electives to choose from. .
    1. M.TECH ENGINEERING DESIGN PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
      Departmental Core - 2017 Batch
      Departmental Core - 2016 Batch

The M.Tech Thermal Engineering program emphasizes on the fundamental principles of Thermal Engineering for various applications, which include Steam Power Plants, Solar Power Systems, Industrial Cooling applications, I.C. Engines, Referegration and Heat Transfer Energy Systems. The first two semesters cover course work facilitating the students to learn both fundamentals and recent advances in various necessary and elective subjects supported by laboratory. The third and fourth semesters are earmarked for half-semester and full semester project work. Students are generally encouraged to do their projects in the university campus or internship in industries. Those who take up the project within the university will be concentrating on theoretical or experimental works. The students are encouraged to publish their work in journals of repute and in conferances.

    M.TECH THERMAL ENGINEERING PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


    Departmental Core - 2017 Batch

In this course students will be exposed to experimental learning in advanced technology areas which includes Advanced Manufacturing Process, Mechatronics and Machine Control, Microcontrollers, Manufacturing system and simulation, Control of CNC Machine tools, Engineering Materials and Applications, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Industrial Robotics etc., through appropriate theoretical background, laboratory demonstrations, hands on participation in live. Industry focused R&D projects. During the final semester, students will be doing their project work as part of their curriculum at CMTI, Banglore which has embarked on advanced technology areas such as Nano Manufacturing, Applied Mechatronics Integration, Digital Design, Advanced Machine Tool Testing facility etc., with highly sophisticated facilities established in thrust areas of advanced manufacturing. The students are encouraged to publish their work in journals of repute and in conferences.


    M.TECH ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

    Departmental Core - Lateral Students 2018 Batch


    Departmental Core - 2017 Batch


    Departmental Core - 2016 Batch


  • Department of Mechanical Engineering offers both full time and part time Ph.D programmes in all major areas of mechanical engineering. Ph.D Research activities are carried out in the thrust areas of bio fuels, bio mass energy, composites and laminates, computational fluid dynamics, desalination, heat pipes, mini and micro-channel heat transfer using nano fluids, flow boiling and pool boiling heat transfer in nano fluids, industrial ergonomics, material science and metallurgy, minimal quantity lubrication, propulsion, robotics, vibration and acoustics. .
  • The department has eminent faculty from IISC, IITs, NITs, and leading international universities to guide the research scholars and has excellent research facilities for conducting research in thermal sciences, machine vibration and computer aided design, manufacturing and analysis. In addition to generous funding for research by the university, the school also receives external grants from BARC, DST and other prestigious agencies. .
  • The faculty regularly publishes their research work in peer reviewed international journal and conferences. The department frequently conducts national level and international level conferences/seminars to enhance academic and research interaction among researchers. .

 

 PhD Awarded

S No

Name of the Scholar

Supervisor

Title of the Research work/ Thesis

1

Dr. D.S. Robinson Smart

Dr. T. P. Lukose

Parametric studies on pyrolysis of jatropha oil cake in a fludised bed reactor.

2

Dr. S. Antony Raja (06ZB001)

Dr. D.S.Robinson Smart

Parametric studies on pyrolysis of jatropha oil cake in a fludised bed reactor.

3

Dr. K. Leo Dev Wins (06ZB003)

Dr.A.S.Varadarajan

Investigation on surface milling of hardened AISI4340 steel with minimalfluid application suing a high velocity pulsed jet of cutting fluid.

4

Dr. P. Sam Paul (08ZB003)

Dr.A.S.Varadarajan

Investigations on cutting perfomance prediction during turning of harrdend AISI4340 steel with minimal fluid application using multi coted carbide inserts.

5

Dr.Robinson Gnanadurai (08ZB002)

Dr.A.S.Varadarajan

Investigations on performance enhancers for turning of hardened AISI 4340 steel with minimal fluid application using multicoated carbide inserts.

6

Dr. A. Brusly Solomon (09ZB007)

Dr. B.C. Pillai

Studies on heat pipes using nano fluids and coated surfaces.

7

Dr. R. Hemanth (RP12ME003)

Dr. M. Sekar

Processing and study of thermal, mechanical and tribological behaviour of particulate filled polymer composites.

8

Mr. David Raja Selvam (09ZB008)

Dr. Robinson Smart. D.S

Study of weldability and Metallurgical characterization of fly ash reinforced AA6061 alloy.

9

Mr. S. Peniel Pauldoss (RP10ME002)

Prof. T. Michael N. Kumar

Experimental investigations of a diesel engine driven by ethanol-diesel emulsions.

10

Mr. G. Ganesan (09ZB001)

Dr. M. Sekar

Kinematics.

11

Mr. Babu .R (09ZB011)

Dr. S. Darius Gnanaraj

Experimental Investigations on the use of parallel manipulator for chest compressions during cardio pulmonary resuscittion procedure.

12

Mr. Gadudasu Babu Rao (09ZB001)

Dr. S. Darius Gnanaraj

Experimental Investigations on the use of parallel manipulator for chest compressions during cardio pulmonary resuscittion procedure.

13

Mr. Nizar Ahammed K M (RR13ME004)

Dr. L. Godson Asirvatham

Thermoelectric Cooling of Electronic Devices with Nanofluid in Minichannel Heat Exchanger.

14

Mr. Trijo Tharayil (RR14ME002)

Dr. L. Godson Asirvatham

Study of Heat Transfer Performance of Graphene-Water Nanofluid in Miniature Loop Heat Pipe

15

Mr. Anil Raj (RR13ME002)

Dr. K. Leo Dev Wins Dr. A. S. Varadarajan

SInvestigation on Turning of hardened Alloy Steel (H13 hot work tool steel/ OHNS steel) with Minimal Cutting Fluid Application

16

Mr. Aldin Justin Sundararaj (RP11ME005)

Dr. B.C. Pillai

Ignition delay studies of semi-cryogenic/cryogenic engines

17

Mr. Samuel Ratna Kumar P.S.(RP13ME001)

Dr. D.S. Robinson Smart

Aluminium Metal Matrix Composite for Marine and Aerospace Applications

18

Mr. Vijin Prabhu A. (RP14ME008)

Dr. Antony Raja

Production of Biogas from prosopis Juliflora pods using Co-Digestion Process and its performance in CI Engine


Ph.D Registered