Programme Offered


  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers courses at the undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral levels. The B.Tech Mechanical is offered in collaboration with an industry (AMZ Automotive). The M.Tech advanced Manufacturing Technology is offered in collaboration with Central Manufacturing Technology Institute (CMTI), Bangalore. 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. .
      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.


    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.


    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


Title of the Research work/ Thesis


Dr. D.S. Robinson Smart

Dr. T. P. Lukose

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


Dr. S. Antony Raja (06ZB001)

Dr. D.S.Robinson Smart

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


Dr. K. Leo Dev Wins (06ZB003)


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


Dr. P. Sam Paul (08ZB003)


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


Dr.Robinson Gnanadurai (08ZB002)


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


Dr. A. Brusly Solomon (09ZB007)

Dr. B.C. Pillai

Studies on heat pipes using nano fluids and coated surfaces.


Dr. R. Hemanth (RP12ME003)

Dr. M. Sekar

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


Mr. David Raja Selvam (09ZB008)

Dr. Robinson Smart. D.S

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


Mr. S. Peniel Pauldoss (RP10ME002)

Prof. T. Michael N. Kumar

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


Mr. G. Ganesan (09ZB001)

Dr. M. Sekar



Mr. Babu .R (09ZB011)

Dr. S. Darius Gnanaraj

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


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.


Mr. Nizar Ahammed K M (RR13ME004)

Dr. L. Godson Asirvatham

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


Mr. Trijo Tharayil (RR14ME002)

Dr. L. Godson Asirvatham

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


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


Mr. Aldin Justin Sundararaj (RP11ME005)

Dr. B.C. Pillai

Ignition delay studies of semi-cryogenic/cryogenic engines


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

Dr. D.S. Robinson Smart

Aluminium Metal Matrix Composite for Marine and Aerospace Applications


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


Mr. Eric David Praveen (09ZB012)

Dr. D.S. Robinson Smart

Investigations on Wear Behaviour of LM13 – SiC and LM13 – SiC-Gr Metal Matrix Composites


Mrs. Kondru Gnanasundari(09ZB005)

Prof. T. Michael N Kumar Dr.L.Godson Asirvatham

Heat transfer characteristics of nanofluids for automotive cooling applications


Mr. Wilson Kumar M. (09ZB009)

Dr. S. Darius Gnanaraj Dr. S.J.Vijay

Design and Development of a Material Handling Trolley for Industrial Use based on the principles of Ergonomics


Mr. Jefferson Raja Bose B (09ZB006)

Prof. T. Michael N Kumar Dr.L.Godson Asirvatham

Studies on forced convective heat transfer characteristics of Nano fluids


Mr. John Joshua K (RP15ME008)

Dr. S.J.Vijay

Study of the influence of ceramic particulates on AA7068 metal matrix composites synthesized by powder metallurgy


Mr. Prabu K. (RP11ME011)

Dr. M. Sekar

Tribological study of anti-wear lubricating oil with nano additives


Mr. Antony P. Pallan (RP14ME003)

Dr. Antony Raja

Experimental Investigation In The Generation of kitchen Waste Based Biogas And Its Use For Blectricity Generation


Mr. Joseph John Marshal S. (08ZB001)

Prof. T. Michael N Kumar Prof. Z. Robert Kennedy

Investigations on production of gaseous fuel via air gasification of de-oiled cake and derived char


Mr. Lijin George (RP11ME006)

Dr. D.S. Robinson Smart

Evaluation of Mechanical, Wear and Corrosion Resistance Properties of Aluminium 7075/TiB2/Cr2O3 Hybrid Composites


Mrs. Mona Sahu (RP12ME002)

Dr. S. Darius Gnanaraj

Ergonomic Interventions to improve the occupational health of IT employees


Mr. Sudhan Raj J. (RR13ME003)

Dr. S. Darius Gnanaraj

Experimental Investigation on the Tribological properties of Non-Asbestos Organic Brake Friction Materials


Mr. Kantharaj I(RP11ME007)

Dr. M. Sekar

Investigation on Multi-Point Cutting Tool with Heat Pipes


Mr. VipinGopan(RP14ME001)

Dr. K. Leo Dev Wins

Studies on Condition Monitoring of Grinding Wheel Using Soft Computing Techniques

Ph.D Registered