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Permanently Affiliated to VTU, KA
Recognized By Govt. Of Karnataka
an ISO 9001:2008 Certified
Approved by AICTE
NBA Accredited

Doctoral Program

The Mechanical Engineering Department is a R&D center approved on 2014 for procuring Doctoral degree approved by Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum.

The research areas presently focused in the Department are

  • Composite Materials
  • Micro Air Vehicles
  • Machine Design

Faculty pursuing Ph.D

Sl no Name Designation Research topics University name Guide name Reg. year
1 Prof.Naveen Kumar A Assistant professor A Study & Analysis on Polymer Materials Used as Biomaterial compared with SS316L & its applications VTU, Dr. AIT Bangalore Dr. B Gangadhara Shetty 2013
2 Prof.Arun L R Assistant professor A Study of applications of Metal Matrix composites in IC Engine Piston VTU, Oxford, Bangalore Dr.Suneel Kumar N Kulkarni 2009
3 Prof.Sagar K G Assistant professor Study on wear and characterization of particle reinforced aluminium alloy subjected to sever plastic deformation VTU, MSRIT, Bangalore Dr. B S Reddappa 2013
4 Prof.Karunesh G Assistant professor Study of Mechanical Properties of aluminium alloys composite material with ceramic material VTU, RRC, Belgavi Dr.Krishna Rao 2015
5 Prof.Karthik R Assistant professor Studies on vibratory finishing on laser sintered In conel parts VTU, CiTech Bangalore Dr. K Elangovan 2015
6 Prof.Arun Kumar K Assistant professor Optimization of parameters in preparation of hybrid nano fluid to improve the solar energy absorption in flat plate VTU RRC Belagavi Dr. A S Ravindran 2015
7 Prof.Naveen G S Assistant professor Theoretical and Experimental analysis of the effect of dust accumulation on the performance of solar collectors and its remedies. VTU, SIT Tumkur Dr. K S ShashiShekar 2015
8 Basavaraj Kusammanavar Assistant professor Optimization of Nano Particles in the Nano Fluids to enhance the Heat Transfer VTU Citech, Bangalore Dr.K.Elangovan K 2017
9 Punith Kumar S V Assistant professor Experimental Investigation by varying compression ratio & Injection parameter using Bio-Diesel in Diesel Engine VTU, RRCE, Bangalore Dr.Shankar Reddy 2017
10 Suhas U Assistant professor Investigative Studies On Metal Powder Reinforced Epoxy Polymer Composites VTU, Citech, Bangalore Dr.K N Shashidhara 2017
11 Bharath L Assistant professor Development & Evaluation of Mechanical Property of Aluminium Metal Matrix Composites Reinforced with Boron Carbide Particulates VTU, RLJIT, Doddaballapur Dr.M.Sreenivas Reddy 2017