Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering was established in 2001 with affiliation to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU). The present intake for the undergraduate programme is 120 students. The faculty to student ratio is 1:15. Mechanical Engineering emphasizes on Design, Materials & Manufacturing, Thermal Engineering, and also interdisciplinary areas like CAD/CAM/CAE, Automation, Operational Research, Mechatronics, FEM, Managerial Aspects of Industry, etc



Academic Programs/Courses offered by the Department

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Master of Technology in Thermal Power Engineering


Faculty Details



Name                      : Dr. Suresh Boraiah
Designation           : Professor & Head
Qualification         : B.E, M.Tech.,Ph.D
Area of Research : Mineral Processing



Name                        : Mr. Chethan B. S
Designation           : Assistant Professor
Qualification         : B.E, M.Tech
Area of Research : Thermal Systems, Turbines


Name                        :  Mr. Madhu B. V
Designation           : Lecturer
Qualification         : B.E.
Area of Research : Composite Materials



Name                        :  Mr Somesh Singh
Designation           : Assistant Professor
Qualification         : B.E, M.Tech
Area of Research : Finite Element Methods, Design


Name                        :Mr. Shivaraj B N
Designation           : Assistant Professor
Qualification         : B.E.,M.Tech
Area of Research : Composite Materials (Metal Matrix Composites)




Name                        :Mr. Sunil R
Designation           : Assistant Professor
Qualification         : B.E.,M.Tech
Area of Research : Composite Materials



Name                        : Mr. Lokesha
Designation           : Assistant Professor
Qualification         : B.E.,M.Tech
Area of Research : Composite Materials


Name                        : Mr. Manjunath Kerakalamatti
Designation           : Assistant Professor
Qualification         : B.E.,M.Tech
Area of Research : Composite Materials


Mechanical laboratories

Mechanical engineering relates to the design and manufacture of mechanical systems - such as those used to power vehicles, industrial equipment and production lines, medical technologies and military equipment. Further specializations within this field include robotics, thermodynamics, technical drawing, nanotechnology and structural analysis.

Students have access to every facility in the following labs.

1. Basic Workshop.

2. Material Testing Lab.

3. Metrology & Measurements Lab.

4. Foundry & Forging Lab.

5. Machine shop.

6. Fluid Mechanics Lab.

7. Energy Conversion Engg. Lab.

8. CIM Lab.

9. Heat & Mass Transfer Lab.

10. Design Lab.


Library

The Mechanical Engineering department library has around 150 books and main library have around 19932 books. Library Department also subscribes hard copies of some of the National and International Journals/ Magazines.


Syllabus