Departments

Department Of Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in 1986. The Department has been recognized as R & D Centre by Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum, for carrying out Research activities leading to M. Sc.(Engg.) and Ph.D. Degrees. The department offers two UG programs namely, B.E.(Mechanical Engineering) and B.E. (Industrial Engineering and Management, started in 1995) and one PG program namely, M.Tech.(Computer Integrated Manufacturing, started in 2002). The sanctioned students’ strengths of B.E. Mechanical Engineering is 120, B.E. Industrial Engineering and Management is 30 and M.Tech. CIM is 25. At present, the department has Ph.D scholars, working on nanomaterials, composites, alternative fuels etc.

The students of the department will undergo internship in various reputed organizations all over the country. Students participate in various international competitions regularly. The department possesses the state of the art research facilities to support our academic programs and research. Several projects of the students have been funded by the Government of Karnataka and VTU, Belagavi. The students of our department work in interdisciplinary projects and have won laurels at National level.

Our department has a distinguished record in both teaching and research. Faculty members have excellent academic credentials and are highly regarded. They have publications at national and international levels and also have patents. Several faculty members serve on the editorial boards of national and international journals, review technical articles for journals on a regular basis and organize conferences and workshops.

Vision
  • To become a leading learning Center in Mechanical Engineering
Mission
  • Enrich the undergraduate experience through experimental learning, and fostering a personalized and supportive environment for their overall development.
  • Provide opportunities to develop talented and committed human resource to meet the needs of profession and society.
  • Provide research and intellectual resources to address contemporary and complex problems of industry and research.
After 3/4 years of graduation, the students will have the ability to
  1. Establish themselves as successful professionals either as individuals or in team, exhibiting leadership qualities to meet the goals of a project or organization.
  2. Analyze, design and solve problems related to Mechanical Engineering.
  3. Continuously enhance skills and technologies through self learning.
  4. Engage themselves in higher learning leading to degrees or certifications.
  1. An understanding of fundamentals, design and analysis procedures, thermal engineering, material aspects, manufacturing methods, management of resources of various kinds, and application of various modern tools / techniques to develop products/components related to mechanical engineering and allied fields.
  2. An ability to solve engineering problems and work in industry, R&D organizations and institutions of higher learning in mechanical engineering and related areas.
Name of Faculty Designation Qualification
Dr. K.S  Shanmukharadhya Professor & HOD Ph.D.
Dr. V Shantha Professor B.E, M.Sc (Eng.), Ph.D.
Dr. Rajendrakumar G Patil Professor B.E(Mech), M.Tech(PDM), Ph.D.
Dr. G Balakumar Associate Professor B.E, M.E, Ph.D.
Mr. K S Manoharan Associate Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mr. K Ejaz Ahmed Associate Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mr. Halesh S B Associate Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mr. B.M Nagesh Associate Professor B.E, M.Sc (Eng.)
Mr. Janardhana K Associate Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mr. Mahaboob Basha D Associate Professor B.E, (M.E), M.Tech
Mr. Kiran Kumar M Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech
Dr. Hanumantharayagouda M B Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (Design Eng.), Ph.D.
Dr. Prashanth S H Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (CIM), Ph.D.
Mr. Ramesh C Guledagudda Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (Product Design and Manufacturing), (Ph.D.)
Mr. Prashanth L Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (Product Design and Manufacturing), (Ph.D.)
Mr. Shivakumar S Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech, (Ph.D.)
Mr. Chethan D Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech, (Ph.D.)
Mr. M Nataraj Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (Machine Design), (Ph.D.)
Mr. B Chandrashekar Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (Thermal), (Ph.D.)
Mr. H.S Yeshavantha Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech (PDM), (Ph.D)
Mr. R Kumarswamy Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mr. Sampath Kumar L Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech, Ph.D.*
Mr. Madhu Kumar K Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mrs. Veena B.G Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mr. M Karthik Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech
Mrs. Asha Rani A Assistant Professor B.E, M.Tech

Undergraduate Programme:

  1. BE in Mechanical Engineering with AICTE Approved Intake - 120
  2. BE in Industrial Engineering and Management with AICTE Approved Intake - 30

Postgraduate Programme

  1. M Tech in Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) with AICTE Approved Intake - 25
R&D Centre
  1. Research activities leading to M. Sc.(Engg.) and Ph.D. Degrees.

Organized two days student development program on working principles of IC engines with hands-on session, on 28-30, October 2018



DST Funded – Computerised Single Cylinder 4 stroke Diesel Engine Testing

Machine Shop


Classroom


Computer Aided Engineering Drawing Lab


Basic Workshop


Thermal Lab


ERP Lab


Material Testing Lab


Foundry and Forging Lab


Seminar Hall


Department Library:

Subject/Specialization

No. of Books

Volumes

Engineering Mechanics

49

126

Material Science

22

37

Computers/CAD/ Simulation

30

30

Production /Manufacturing

173

232

Design Engineering

36

66

Engineering Drawing/ Machine Drawing

30

37

Measurements & Metrology

25

61

Fluid Mechanics

18

52

Management/ Optimization

161

207

Thermal Science/Engineering

81

141

Computer Integrated Manufacturing

18

20

Total

643

981

Total No. of Project Reports

406

406

Software

No. of Copies (User Licenses)

SOLID EDGE V19

60

AUTODESK INVENTOR PRO V7.0

10

UGS NX6 FEMAP WITH NASTRAN

06

ANSYS-13

25

NISA V7.0

01

MASTER CAM V6.0

01

FANUC OT

05

FANUC OM

05

MTAB ARISTO V1.0(ROBOT SIMULATION SOFTWARE)

05

ARENA V5.0

20

OPTIMIZER 10.6

10

SYSTAT V11

10

Funded Projects

Year of Grant

Investigator

Research Topic

Amount Sanctioned in INR

Funding Agency

Duration of the Project

2007 Dr. D N Drakshayani

Product development for environment friendly manufacturing process

1,95,000.00 AICTE New Delhi under  Research Promotion Scheme (RPS) 2 years (2007 - 2009)
2007 Dr. A J K Prasad Evaluation of Mechanical Properties of Polymer Composites Reinforced with Nano ceramic oxide powders 4,01,600.00 VTU Belgaum under Research Grants Scheme (RGS) Belgaum - 590 018 Ph: 0831 2405468 2 years (2007 - 2009)
2010 Dr. D N Shivappa Dr. A J K Prasad Development, Testing and Evaluation of Reusable Wax Formulation for use in Investment Casting Process 7,50,000.00 VTU Belgaum under Research Grants Scheme (RGS) Belgaum - 590 018 Ph: 0831 2405468 2 years (2010 - 2012)
2010 Dr. A J K Prasad Design, Development and Testing of Prototype Smart Wiper for Automobile Wind Screens 24,16,000.00 Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), National Programme on Micro and Smart Systems, NPMASS, Bangalore - 560 017 Ph: +91 80 25236146 1 ½   years (2010 - 2012)
 

Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology (KSCST)

Sponsored Projects

Year

Faculty In-charge

Title of the Project

Amount in INR

Sanctioned Letter Details

2019 Mr. Mahaboob Basha D Portable pothole filling machine using bitumen, aggregate and plastic. 10,000.00 Ref: 7.1.01/SPP/1333, Dated: 27.03.2019 Project Proposal Reference No.: 42S_BE_1557, Series: 42nd
Year: 2018 - 2019
2019 Dr. V Shantha Study of bio-gas production using kitchen waste 6,000.00 Ref.: 7.1.01/SPP/1333, Dated: 27.03.2019 Project Proposal Reference No.: 42S_BE_0080, Series: 42nd
Year: 2018 - 2019
2018 Mr. Chandrashekar B Study of mechanical properties of friction stir welded dissimilar metals 7,000.00 Ref. : 7.1.01/SPP/08, Dated: 28.03.2018 Project Proposal Reference No.: 41S_BE_2090, Series: 41st
Year: 2017 - 2018
2018 Dr. V Shantha Sanitary napkin incinerator 7,000.00 Ref: 7.1.01/SPP/08, Dated: 28.03.2018 Project Reference No.: 41S_BE_0535
Year: 2017 - 2018
2017 Mr. Chandrashekar B Integration of Parabolic Trough Collector for tapping of Solar Energy With adsorption Refrigeration System. 8,000.00 Ref: 7.1.03/SPP/1112, Dated: 27.03.2017 Project Proposal Reference No. 40S_BE_0062
Year: 2016 - 2017
2017 Dr. A J K Prasad Fabrication and Testing of Semiautomatic Commode Cleaner having Flexible Shaft 8,000.00 Ref: 7.1.03/SPP/1112, Dated: 27.03.2017 Project Proposal Reference No. 40S_BE_1496
Year: 2016 - 2017
2016 Mr. Mahaboob Basha D Development of Dual Fuel Engine  and its Performance and Emission 9,000.00 Ref.No.7.1.02/SPP/NP/ 735 Dated: 16.11.2015 No. 3.0/GC(F)/SPP-Biofuel/51 Date:20.04.2016, Proj. Proposal No.: 39S_B_BE_052
Year: 2015 - 2016
2015 Dr. A J K Prasad Design, Fabrication of Bicycle/Four wheeled Steerable Trolley- Peddled Mop for Cleaning Floors 6,000.00 Ref: 7.1.03/SPP/1148, Dated: 23.03.2016
Year: 2014 - 2015
2014 Mr. Prashant L Studies on Recycling of Automobile Wash Water 6,000.00 Ref: 7.1.03/SPP/1018, Dated: 12.03.2015 Project Proposal Reference No. 38S0420
Year: 2013 - 2014
2014 Dr. A J K Prasad Design, Development and Testing of Semiautomatic Commode Cleaner 7,000.00 Ref: 7.1.03/SPP/1018, Dated: 12.03.2015
Year: 2014 - 2015
2012 Dr. A J K Prasad Synthesis and Characterization of Nano Gold 7,500.00 Ref.: 7.1.03/SPP/1302 Dated:21.02.2012
Year: 2011 - 2012
STUDENTS ACHIEVEMENTS AT A GLANCE
 

Shiva Varun Singh Rajput of Mechanical Engineering at 41st Directors’ Conference, 15-16, October 2019, DRDO Bhawan, New Delhi. Team “GANNET – The Amphibious UAV” was invited to exhibit the product on the occasion of Indian Navy Day during 3 - 5, December 2019. On the auspicious occasion, our Defence Minister, Mr. Rajnath Singh visited the exhibition area and appreciated the work.

Team “GANNET – The Amphibious Drone” have been judged FIRST in Individual Category for the challenge areas Swarm of Micro UAVs in Dare to Dream DRDO Innovation Contest 2019 and received a Cash Award of Rs. 5.00 Lakh.

 
 
Electrifying the Future:

Team INFERNO’s prototype car sent out a strong message on the importance of using clean fuels and renewable energy sources in an eco-marathon competition held in Bengaluru during December 2019.

Team INFERNO:

Team INFERNO participated in Shell Eco Marathon India 2018, held at Madras Motor Track, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, during 6-9 December 2018. The team participated under battery electric category event and achieved a mileage of 112.3 kms/kWh, ranked 3rd in India.

 
Best Student Project Award at Aero India Show 2019:

The Team “GANNET – The Amphibious Drone” got selected to display the prototype model at prestigious Aero India 2019, Student Pavilion Competition.  The competition had received 125 proposals from 56 institutions all over the country - IITs, NITs, Deemed Universities and many other well known institutions from government and private sector. The team “GANNET – The Amphibious Drone” received First Prize Winner Award with a cash prize of Rs. 2.00 Lakh among top 6 teams selected all over India.

DST Sponsored Students Project:

The “GANNET – Underwater and Airborne Autonomous Vehicle” selected as one of the University Challenge winners of the DST – Lockheed Martin – Tata Trusts India Innovation Growth Programme (IIGP) 2.0 for 2018. The awards ceremony which is held on 2nd August 2018 in New Delhi @ Hotel Taj Mahal. Winners of both the University Challenge and the Open Innovation Challenge are awarded at the ceremony, which are attended by esteemed guests from the government, IIGP partners and the Indian start-up and innovation community. Team Gannet Received Grant - in - Aid of Rs 10.00 Lakh.

 
First Runner -Up Award:

Team GANNET participated in “The India Innovation Challenge Design Contest (IICDC)” launched by Texas Instruments India in association with the Department of Science And Technology (DST) and anchored by Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore, with more than 15380 students from 965 engineering colleges entering the contest across all the states in India. We take immense pride to inform you that our team has been selected to First Runner Up Award with cash award of Rs 3.5 Lakh @ IICDC 2017 – FINALS held at IIMB@NSRCEL on Aug 10th, 2018.

Team FUTURAMIC:

Team FUTURAMIC had participated in “Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2018 - SEM 2018, an International Event Organized by Shell, at Singapore, during March 2018.

 
Team INFERNO:

Team INFERNO had participated and secured XI place in gasoline prototype category during “Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2017- SEM 2017, an International Event Organized by SHELL, At Singapore, held on 3-6, March 2017.

 
Team FUTURAMIC:

Team FUTURAMIC had participated and secured a XV place in “Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2017- SEM 2017, an International Event Organized by Shell, at Singapore, during 3 - 6, March 2017.

 
First Prize – Inter collegiate Paper Presentation Competition:

Piyush Singh won FIRST Prize for his   presentation on managerial paper: “Are Mangers and Leaders the Same?” in an Inter Collegiate Paper Presentation Competition – 2018, organized by Presidency University, Bengaluru on 13.04.2018.

Sports Championship of Sir MVIT:

The students of Mechanical Engineering Department Won the “Overall Sports Championship of Sir MVIT for the year 2017 - 2018.” Students with the Rolling Trophy received during the College Day on 04.05.2018.

Aiashu Singh got selected for Karnataka State Baseball Women Team and participated in 32nd Senior National Championship 2017-2018, held at Belhai (Durg), Chattisgarh State, 8-13, February 2018.

Aiashu Singh represented VTU in “All India Inter University Football Tournament” held at Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, from 28.10.2017 to 04.11.2017.

 
   
Publication in International Journal:

Indraneel Das published a paper entitled “A Review on the Advent of 4D Printing,” in International Journal of Engineering & Science Research, Special issue, Article No.-12/46-52, ISSN 2277-2685, 2019.Indraneel Das and Sumeet B Patil, published a paper entitled “Development of Low Cost Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) 3d Printer, Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR, Volume 6, Issue 6, www.jetir.org (ISSN-2349-5162), June 2019. Nikitha Chavan, Jahnavi VVSS, Purushotham Shenoy K and Yash Pradeep Menon, published a paper titled “Mechanical properties and processing techniques of natural fibres reinforced in a polymer matrix – A review” in the International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Research, ISSN: 2393-816. 2018.  Pursuhotham Shenoy and Satwik Nag published a paper entitled “Development and Characterization of Al7075 Alloy Reinforced with Tungsten Carbide and E-glass fiber,” International Journal of Advances in Scientific Research and Engineering (Ijasre), Vol 3, Issue 1, August-2017, ISSN: 2454-8006, Impact Factor : 4.2. 

Presentation in International Conferences:

Indraneel Das presented a paper entitled “Review on the advent of 4D printing” in the 1st International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, innovative Science and Management, held on 18 May 2019, at East west Institute of Technology in association with Technical Institute for Engineers and the same has been published in the journal Engineering and Science Research.   Sathwik Nag C V presented a paper entitled “Advancements in Vertical Axis Wind Turbine - A Review” in 2nd International Conference on Recent Research Emerging Trends in Mechanical and Civil Engineering” (ICRRETMCE-2018), held on13-14, July 2018, held at REVA University. Purushtham Shenoy K, Yatish S  and Vikas Noolkar presented a paper entitled “Development and Characterization of Al7075 alloy reinforced with Tungsten Carbide and E-glass” in the International Conference on Emerging Research Trends in Mechanical and Civil Engineering, held on 6-7,July 2017 at REVA University, Bengaluru.Sameer Shah and Nitin Singh have presented their paper entitled “Automated Vigilance Assistance System with Crime Detection for Upcoming smart Cities” in the 13th International Conference on Automotive Engineering (ICAE-13), Bangok, Thailand, 3-4, April 2017.

Presentation in National Conferences:

Deeksha R and Priyanka S presented a paper entitled “The variation of compressive strength of Silica sand with different types of binders” in National Conference of Recent Trends and Innovations in Mechanical Engineering and Technology, held on 3-4, May 2019, at Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bengaluru.Hemanthram K R and Kishore Kumar presented a paper entitled “Design and development of Hoverbike - A Review” in National Conference of Recent Trends and Innovations in Mechanical Engineering and Technology, held on 3-4, May 2019, at Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bengaluru.Guraja Shetty and Muhammed Shoaib Pasha, presented a paper entitled “Development, sample preparation and microstructure analysis of Nano or Micro metal matrix composites” in National Conference of Recent Trends and Innovations in Mechanical Engineering and Technology, held on 3-4, May 2019, at Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bengaluru.Suwarna C A and Rajat Goyal presented a technical paper on “Lox Methane Versus Lox LH2 Propellant” in the National Conference at National Institute of Engineering, Mysuru, on 02.03.2018.Bhavya V, Kashinath Pujari and Mahesh H C presented a technical paper on “A Review on Usage of 100% Ethanol in Engines,” in the National Conference at National Institute of Engineering, Mysuru, on 02.03.2018.

 

Participation in Workshops:

Priyanka S, Karthik S Narayanan, Deeksha R and Chirag Chetan and Tejaswi N A had participated in the World Class Workshop on Automotive Sketching and Aerodynamics (DYNAMICS-2017) held at IIT Madras Research Park, on 10.09.2017.

Participation in Quiz: Anurag Yadav of IV semester mechanical participated in Reva Automotive Quiz on and obtained runners up place and also won the FIRST place in Fresher’s quiz during13-14, April 2017.

Participation in Marathon: Amruth of IV semester Mechanical obtained I Place in campus marathon held by NGO Abhikalpana on 15.10.2017 and I Place in 1500 metres running in   Sir M VIT annual sports meet on 03.12.2017.

Participation in Debate: Deeksha R of IV semester Mechanical engineering won II Place in Novice finals in MS Ramiah Law College debate tournament during 20-22, October 2017.

Deeksha R of IV semester Mechanical participated as an adjudicator in National level debate tournament in Nalsar Hyderabad on 17.09.2017.

Team INFERNO: Team INFERNO’s car project was successfully participated in Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2016 held on 2-7,March 2016 at Manila, Philippines and secured 9th place in Asia and the only Indian Car to be placed in top 10 position.

Team HELIOS: Won I prize in endurance test and V place in “Human Power Vehicle Challenge” a competition held at VIT University, Vellore, during February 2016.

Asphalt Demons - Bike: Won 5th place in competition held at Acharya Institute of Technology, during February 2016.

Team FUTURAMIC: Team FUTURAMIC car project was successfully participated in Shell Eco Marathon Asia 2015 held on 16-19, March 2016 at Manila, Philippines and secured 13th place out of 60 teams from Asia.

Team FUTURAMIC has participated in shell eco marathon Asia-2014 which was held at Manila Philippines on March 03 – 06. Mr. Dathathreya and Mr. Rakesh S have qualified for Pre-finals in “National Level Engineering Design Contest”, Design Ace 2014. This was organized by Barry Wehmiller International, held on 6th September 2014.

Quiz Winners: Students of 5th Semester Mechanical Engineering have participated in “Inter Collegiate Climate Change Science Quiz 2014” held at “IISc Bengaluru” on 23rd of September 2014. They were victorious and secured second position in the quiz.

Team INFERNO: Team INFERNO has represented the college and the department in “Indian Manufacturing Show 2014” held at “Bengaluru International Exhibition Center (BIEC)” during 11-13, September 2014. They had produced a mileage of 240 km/liter of petrol and they have representing India for the past three years in “Shell Eco Marathon Asia” Competition.

 

 
USN Name of the Student Course Branch Rank Year
1MV15IM003 Anvitha BE IEM 1 2019
1MV15ME089 Shri Lekha K P BE Mechanical 3 2019
1MV12IM003 Aditya Pradeep BE IEM 6 2016
1MV11IM026 Subha Hegde BE IEM 9 2015
1MV10ME084 Rajesh R BE Mechanical 8 2014
1MV11MCM01 Achuth N MTech Mechanical 3 2013
1MV09IM021 Sherwin Richy Jonas J BE IEM 5 2013
1MV08IM005 Anuradha Mahadevan BE IEM 1 2012
1MV08IM003 Aman Jain BE IEM 10 2012
1MV08ME039 Jyoti Agarwal BE Mechanical 4 2012
1MV08ME020 Chaitanya P BE Mechanical 3 2012
1MV07IM019 Prabha M BE IEM 4 2011
1MV07IM024 Rashmi Rajashekar BE IEM 2 2011
1MV08MCM01 Dharmendra M MTech Mechanical 3 2010
1MV06ME031 Ganesh Kamat A BE Mechanical 7 2010
1MV04IM007 Caroline Janet D Lima BE IEM 10 2008
1MV03ME111 Varsha R BE Mechanical 5 2007
1MV04MCM05 Kalavathy Y N MTech Mechanical 3 2006
1MV04MCM02 Geetha M MTech Mechanical 2 2006
1MV04MCM04 Sharath Chandra N MTech Mechanical 1 2006
1MV01ME023 Gautam BE Mechanical 9 2005
1MV011M016 Rajiv R BE Mechanical 8 2005
1MV00ME014 Srikiran B V BE Mechanical 4 2004
96GTEI1027 Varundhir BE IEM 4 2000
92OB022 Guruprasad S BE Mechanical 8 1996
88OB041 Patel Premal Suresh BE Mechanical 4 1992

Year

%  Placement (ME) % Placement (IEM) Company Names

Highest Package

2017-18 36.43% 71.42% Odessa Technologies, Wadpack, Accenture, Wipro Technology, Continental Automotive, Avtec, Nagarjuna Construction Company, Cyient, Infosys, M/S Weir Ensci, Qcrete, Ritika Wood, Detroit 5,50,000
2016-17 40.28% 41.66% Mu Sigma, Moon Raft, TCS, Wipro, Accenture, Danske It, Continental Automotive, Cyient, IBM, Futura Kitchen Sinks Pvt. Ltd. 5,00,000

PUBLICATIONS BY FACULTY

International Journals:

2020

  • Ejaz Ahmed K and Nagesh B M, published a paper entitled “Studies on the effect of welding parameters for friction stir welded AA6082 reinforced with aluminium oxide” in Materials Today, Elsevier, Volume 20 • Issue P2, ISSN 2214-7853, 2020.
  • Sampath Kumar L, published a paper entitled “Nanoparticles and restorative dentistry - A Review” in International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology (IJERT), ISSN: 2278-0181, Vol. 9 Issue 01, January 2020.

2019

  • Chethan D, Published a paper on “Influence of process parameters on friction stir welded AA 6082-Cu joints” In Scopus Indexed International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD), Vol.9, Special Issue, ISSN: 2249-6890, 114-124, Dec 2019.
  • Dr V Shantha, published a paper entitled “Performance analysis of swing machinery using root cause analysis” in International Journal of Latest Technology in Engineering, Management & Applied Science, Vol.8, Issue 8, pp.131-134, August 2019.
  • Asha Rani A, Dr V Shantha, Janardhana K, Mahaboob Basa D and       Dr D  N Drakashayani, published a paper entitled “Performance analysis of swing machinery using root cause analysis,” in International Journal of Latest Technology in Engineering, Management & Applied Science (IJLTEMAS), Volume VIII, Issue VIII, ISSN 2278-2540, www.ijltemas.in Page 131, August 2019.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Development of low cost fused deposition modeling (FDM) 3D Printer”, in the Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR), Volume 6, Issue 6, www.jetir.org (ISSN-2349-5162), June 2019.
  • Shivakumar S, published a paper entitled “Review on laser ignition system,” in International Journal of Management, Technology and Engineering, Volume IX, Issue VI, ISSN No: 2249-7455, June 2019.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Mechanical properties and processing techniques of natural fibers reinforced in a polymer matrix - A review,” in International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Research, Volume 6, Issue 3, ISSN(e):2349-9745, ISSN(P):2393-8161, Impact Factor: 5.278, March 2019.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Jatropha biodiesel as a fuel for future - A review,” in  International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Research, Volume 6, Issue 3, ISSN(e):2349-9745, ISSN(P):2393-8161, Impact Factor: 5.278, March 2019.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “A review on the advent of 4D-Printing,” in International Journal of Engineering & Science Research, Special issue, Article No.-12/46-52, ISSN 2277-2685, 2019.

2018

  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Development and evaluation of mechanical properties of aluminium reinforced with graphite MMC’S,” in International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, engineering and Technology, ISSN (online):2319-8753, ISSN (print): 2347-6710, Volume 7, Special Issue 7, Impact Factor: 7.089, June 2018.
  • Nataraj M, Kiran Kumar K and Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Acetylene as an alternate fuel in modified 4-Stroke spark ignition engine,” in International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, ISSN (Online) : 2319 – 8753, ISSN (Print) : 2347 – 6710, Volume 7, Special Issue 7, Impact Factor : 7.089, June 2018.

2017

  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Development and characterization of Al7075 alloy reinforced with tungsten carbide and e-glass fiber,” in  International Journal of Advances in Scientific Research and Engineering (Ijasre), Vol 3, Issue 1, ISSN:2454-8006, Impact Factor : 4.2, August 2017.
  • Dr V Shantha, published a paper entitled “Theory of constraints – A Review”, in International Journal of Modern Engineering Research (IJMER), Vol. 7, Iss. 6, pp. 25-29, June 2017.
  • Chethan D, Published a paper entitled “Numerical analysis of cold forging effect on mechanical properties of Al/Sic metal matrix composites” in International Organization of Scientific Research (IOSR Journals) of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Vol.14, Issue 1, Ver.7, Jan-Feb 2017.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Design and fabrication of two rotors Bi-copter,” in International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering and Research [IJRTER], Volume 03, Issue 01; ISSN: 2455-1457, January 2017.
 

2016

  • Madhukumar K and Sampath Kumar L, published a paper entitled “Design, analysis and optimization of six cylinders compressed air radial engine,” in   International Journal of Engineering Science Invention Research & Development; Vol. II Issue XII, www.ijesird.com, e-ISSN: 2349-6185. Impact Factor: 2.838, June 2016.

2015

  • Dr V Shantha, published a paper entitled “Process planning for aircraft frame”, in International Journal of Advanced Research in Management, Architecture, Technology and Engineering (IJARMATE), Vol. 1, Issue 5,  pp.19-24, December 2015.
  • Dr V Shantha, published a paper entitled “Implementation of 5S methodology in a manufacturing industry,” in International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 6, Issue 8, ISSN 2229-5518, pp.225-231, August – 2015.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Optimization of electro chemical spark machining process by using Taguchi method,” in International Journal of Engineering Technology and Computer Research, Volume 3, Issue 4, ISSN: 2348-2117. Impact factor: 4.364, July-Aug 2015.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Design of plastic injection mould tool for air filter box bottom cover,” in International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Research (IJMTER), volume 02, Issue 04, ISSN (Print):2393-8161, April 2015.
  • Madhukumar K, published a paper entitled “Pre - Destining the quality of plastic parts produced by injection molding method using computer simulation techniques,” in  International Journal of Emerging Trends in Science and Technology (IJETST), Volume 02, Issue 04, Pages 2262-2268, ISSN 2348-9480, April 2015.
International Conferences:

2020

  • Chethan D, presented a technical paper entitled “Study of mechanical and microstructural properties of friction stir welded butt joints of Al and Cu” at International Conference, held at DSCE, Bengaluru during 17- 18, Jan 2020.

2019

  • Dr V Shantha, presented a technical paper entitled “Construction and simulation of various structures of Unimorph piezoelectric cantilever for energy harvest” at 4th International conference on Communication & Electronics Systems(ICCES 2019), PPGIT, Coimbatore, July 2019.
  • Chethan D, Presented a Technical paper entitled “Effect of friction stir welding parameters on mechanical and microstructural properties of Al 6082-Cu butt joints” at International Conference, held at REVA University, Bengaluru, 12-13, July 2019.
  • Dr V Shantha, presented a technical paper entitled “A simplified electrical modeling of hybrid solar powered vehicle” at 4th  International Conference on Recent Trends on Electronics, Information, Communication & Technology (RTEICT-2019), 978-1-7281-0630-4/19/$31.00 ©2019 IEEE, held at SVCE, Bengaluru, during 17-18, May 2019.
  • Madhukumar K, presented a paper entitledA Review on the advent of 4D printing,” at International conference on Emerging trends in Engineering, Innovative science and Management, East West Institute of Technology in association with Technical Institute for Engineers, 18th May 2019.

2018

  • Chethan D, Presented a technical paper entitled “Study of mechanical properties for Friction Stir Welded Butt joints of Al and Cu” at International Conference held at REVA university, Bengaluru, during 13-14, July 2018.
2017
  • Madhukumar K, presented a technical paper entitled “Development and Characterization of Al7075 Alloy reinforced with tungsten carbide and e-glass fiber,” at International Conference on Emerging Research Trends in Mechanical & Civil Engineering (ICERTMCE-2017), REVA University. Bengaluru, Karnataka, 6-7, July 2017.
 

2016

  • Dr V Shantha, Presented a Technical paper entitled “Optimization of MEMS based micro cantilever material and structure for biosensor application”, published in the Proc. of   International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16), at SJCE Mysore, during 26-28, May 2016.
National Journals
  • Dr V Shantha, published a paper entitled “Optimization of MEMS based microcantilever material and structure for biosensor application”, in Indian Journal of Advances in Chemical Science, S1, 258-262, 2016.
  National Conferences:

2019

  • Madhukumar K, presented a paper entitled “Development, sample preparation and microstructure analysis of Nano/Micro metal matrix composites - A review, at National Conference on Recent Trends & Innovations in Mechanical Engineering and Technology, Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bengaluru-560036, during 3-4, May 2019.
  • Madhukumar K, presented a paper entitled “Design of fixture for machining of rock drill bit on 5 - axis vertical milling machine, at National Conference on Recent Trends & Innovations in Mechanical Engineering and Technology, Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bengaluru-560036, during 3-4, May 2019.

2018

  • Madhukumar K, presented a technical paper entitled “Development and evaluation of mechanical properties of aluminium reinforced with graphite MMC’s,” at National Conference on “Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering & Applied Sciences (REME&AS-2018)”, Sri Krishna Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, on 17.05.2018
  • Natraj M, Kiran Kumar M and Madhukumar K, presented a paper entitled “Acetylene used as an alternate fuel in modified spark ignition engine,” at National Conference on “Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering & Applied Sciences (REME&AS-2018)”, Sri Krishna Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, Karnataka, during 17-18, May 2018.

2017

  • Madhukumar K, presented a paper entitled “Design of fixture to manufacture rock drill bit,” at National Conference on Recent Advancements in Mechanical Engineering and Allied Fields (RAMEAF-2017), Sir MVIT, Bengaluru, during 2-3, November 2017.
  • Madhukumar K, presented a paper entitled “Microstructure exploration of Al7075 reinforced with tungsten carbide and e-glass fiber,” at National Conference on Recent Advancements in Mechanical Engineering and Allied Fields (RAMEAF-2017), Sir MVIT, Bengaluru, during 2-3, November 2017.

2015

  • Dr V Shantha, presented and published a paper entitled “A study on the use of biodiesel produced from Pongamia pinnata as an alternative fuel for diesel engine” in the Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Research Areas in Mechanical Engineering, REVA University, Bangalore, 27-28, March 2015.
  • Dr V Shantha, presented and published a paper entitled “Material handling solutions: A look into automated robotics” in the Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Research Areas in Mechanical Engineering, REVA University, Bangalore, 27-28, March 2015.
  • Dr V Shantha, presented and published a paper entitled “Implementation of Lean Six Sigma Concept – A Review” in the  Proc. of National Conference on Emerging Research Areas in Mechanical Engineering, published in REVA University, Bangalore, 27-28, March 2015.
Books Published:

2019

  • Halesh S B, published two books: Control Engineering, ISBN976-81-280-1351-5 and Finite Elements Methods, ISBN 978-81-280-2112-1, Sapna Book House.

2017

  • Kiran Kumar M, Mahaboob Basha D published a book on Energy Engineering, Subhas Stores, Sudha Publications.

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