Patron:

Sri N. Vinaya Hegde

Chancellor, Nitte (Deemed to be University) & President, Nitte Education Trust

Steering Committee:

Sri. Vishal Hegde, Pro-chancellor, Nitte (Deemed to be University)

Dr. N.R. Shetty, Chancellor, Central University of Karnataka, Gulbarga, Karnataka

Dr. Takamoto Itoh, Vice Dean- Mech Engg, Ritsumeikan University, Japan

Dr. Harish Kumar Madhyastha, Professor, University of Miyazaki, Japan

Dr. Omid Ansary, Senior Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), Penn State Harrisburg, USA

Dr. Samson Ojoawo, Professor, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Nigeria

Dr. Shripad T. Revankar, Professor, Purdue University, U.S.A

Mr. Michio Kaida, Director, Chairman, NIDEC-READ Corp., Kyoto, Japan

Mr. Tomonari Kobayashi, President, Kobayashi Create Co. Ltd., Aichi-Ken, Japan

General Chair:

Dr. Niranjan N. Chiplunkar,Principal, NMAMIT, Nitte

General Co-Chairs:

Dr. I. R. Mithanthaya,Vice Principal & Dean (Academics), NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Srinivas Rao B. R.,Vice Principal & Controller of Examinations, NMAMIT, Nitte

Conveners:

Dr. Sudesh Bekal, Professor & Dean (R & D), NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Muralidhara,Professor & PG Coordinator, NMAMIT, Nitte

Organizing Committee:

Dr. A N Parameswaran, Director, Institute Industry Collaboration, NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. G. Srinikethan, Director (R&D – Technical), Nitte (Deemed to be University)

Dr. Subrahmanya Bhat K., Professor & Dean (Student Welfare), NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. K. Rajesh Shetty, Professor & Dean (Admission & Alumni Affairs), NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Srinivas Pai P., Professor & Deputy Controller of Examinations, NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Srinath Shetty K, Professor & Resident Engineer, NMAMIT, Nitte

Ms. Rashmi D Hegde, Associate Prof. & Head, Dept. of Humanities, NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Kumudakshi, Associate Prof. & Head, Dept. of Mathematics, NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Shivaprasad Shetty M, Asst. Prof. & Head, Dept. of Chemistry, NMAMIT, Nitte

Dr. Shobha R Prabhu, Asst. Professor & Head, Dept. of Physics, NMAMIT, Nitte

Organizing Secretary:

Dr. Grynal D’mello,Asst. Prof., Dept. of Mechanical Engg., NMAMIT, Nitte

SME-2021 Program Chair:

Dr. Shashikantha Karinka ,Professor & Head, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, NMAMIT, Nitte

Advisory Committee:

Dr. A. K. Sharma, Professor, IIT Roorkee

Dr. Ajit Kumar Kolar, Retired Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department – IIT Madras

Dr. Amit Banerjee, Professor, Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg, USA

Dr. Anand B. Dhaulakhandi, Additional Director, DRDO, New Delhi

Dr. Anand M shivapuji, Principal scientist Centre for sustainable energy, IISc, Bangalore

Mr. Ashoka Kumar, Director RV- RV-Skills Center for Emerging Technologies, Bangalore

Dr. Dinesh Singh Thakur, Assoc. Professor, DIAT, Pune

Dr. G. Ravichandran, Adjunct Professor, NMAMIT Former General Manager, WRI, Trichy

Dr. G. Siva Kumar, Scientist-F, Center for Engineering Coatings (CEC), ARCI-Hyderabd

Dr. Girisha K.B, Professor, Adichunchanagiri University,BGSIT, Bangalore

Dr. H. S. Maiti, Former Director, CGCRI, Department of Ceramic Engineering, NIT Rourkela

Dr. Hoysala N Chanakya, Centre for Sustainable Technologies, IISc, Bangalore

Dr. J. M. Mallikarjuna, Professor, IIT Madras.

Dr. K V Gangadharan, Professor, NITK Suratkal

Dr. K. Venkateswaralu, Principal Scientist CSIR-NAL, Bangalore

Dr. L.M.Das, Professor, Centre for Energy Studies – IIT Delhi 

Dr. M Ravi, Senior Principal Scientist, CSIR- NIIST, Trivandrum

Dr. M.T Mathew, Assoc. Professor, Illinois College of Medicine Rockford, USA

Dr. Manish Tak, Scientist-E, CLPM-ARCI, Hyderabad

Dr. Murali Tumuluru, Senior Welding consultant,  Tumulru Welding Consulting, USA

Dr. N. Ranapratap Reddy, Principal Global Academy of Technology, Bangalore

Dr. Ning Fang, Assoc. Prof., Utah State University, USA

Dr. Peter Fernandes, Principal, AIT, Moodbidri, Mangalore

Dr. Prasad Yarlagadda , Professor, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Dr. R. Natarajan, Former Director – IIT Madras 

Dr. Raj B K N Rao, Editor-in-Chief & Publisher, COMADEM International, UK

Dr. Rajkumar P. Singh, Senior Director, KCTI, Bharat Forge Ltd

Dr. Rangan Banerjee, Professor, Energy Systems Engineering,  IIT Bombay

Dr. Ravi Bhate, Scientist-F & Team Leader, CLPM-ARCI, Hyderabad

Mr. S. Gopinath, Advisor-NMAMIT, Former Executive Director – BHEL Trichy

Dr. S. Karunanidhi, Scientist, Control Systems Laboratory Research Centre, Hyderabad

Dr. Satyashankara Sharma, Professor & Head, Dept. Mech & Manu Engg., MIT, Manipal

Dr. Shiv Prakash Singh, Scientist-D, Centre for Cermaic Processing (CCP), ARCI-Hyderabd

Dr. Shripad P Mahulikar Professor Dept. Of Aerospace Engg., IIT-Bombay

Dr. Srikanth Rao, Professor & Head Mechanical Engineering Department NITK – Surathkal

Mr. V.V. Kamath, Managing Director, Fronius India Private Limited, Pune

Dr. Yeong-Do Park, Professor, Dong-Eui University, Busan, South Korea

Technical Committee:

Dr. A V Raghu, Professor, Jain University

Dr. Abhinav K Nair, Assistant Professor, Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kottayam

Dr. Amith Jones, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, JNNCE, Shivamogga

Dr. Arun Augustin. Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Christ College of Engineering, Thrissur, kerala

Dr. Ayub Ahmed Janvekar, School of Mechanical Engineering, VIT University, Chennai

Dr. B K Muralidhar, Professor, NMIT, Bangalore

Dr. B M Rajaprakash, Professor, UVCE, Bangalore

Dr. B. Yogesha, Professor, MCE, Hassan 

Dr. Channabasappa Hampali, Professor, Reva University, Bangalore 

Dr. Drakshayani D N, Retired Professor, Sirmvit, Mechanical engineering, Bengaluru

Dr. Ezil Vannan, Professor, MCE, Hassan

Dr. Gururaj Upadhyaya, Assoc. Professor, Mech. Engg. Dept., NMAMIT

Dr. H C Chittappa, Professor, UVCE, Bangalore

Dr. Harisha S K, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, RVCE, Bangalore

Dr. J V Simha Numentrix consulting, Bengaluru

Dr. Jayashree D. Mallapur. Basaveshwar Engineering College (Autonomous), Bagalkot

Dr. Kameshwari Devi S H, Professor, Dept of Polymer science and technology, SJCE, Mysore

Dr. Laxmana Naik L, Professor, MCE, Hassan  

Dr. M. Rajesh, Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, A.V.C. College (Autonomous), Mayiladuthurai, Tamil Nadu

Dr. Madeva Nagaral, Deputy Manager, Aircraft Research and Design Centre, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bangalore

Dr. Madhu P, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Malnad College of Engineering, Hassan

Dr. Mallikappa, Professor, NMAMIT Nitte

Dr. Manjunath S H, Professor, Adichunchanagiri University, Mandya

Dr. Muralidhara, Professor & PG Coordinator, NMAMIT Nitte

Dr. Narasimha Bailkere, Professor, NMAMIT Nitte

Dr. Narasimha Marakala, Professor, NMAMIT Nitte

Dr. Nayaka G P, Scientist, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune

Dr. Prakash K R, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIE Mysore

Dr. Praveen MP, Director at Numentrix consulting, Bengaluru

Dr. R. P. Swamy, Department of Mechanical Engineering,

Dr. Rajasekaran Saminathan, Assistant Professor, Jazan University, Saudi Arabia, Jazan,

Dr. Rajeshwar. S. Kadadevaramat, Professor, SIT, Tumukur

Dr. Ramesh M R, Associate professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal

Dr. Ranjit Abraham, Chief Data Scientist, Anna University, Coimbatore

Dr. Satya Narayan, Mech Engg, Institute of Engineering and Technology, Moodbidri

Dr. Sharanappa, Associate Professor, NITK Surathkal

Dr. Shivaprakash Y.M, Associate Professor MIT, MAHE, Manipal

Dr. Srinivas Pai P, Professor & DCOE, NMAMIT Nitte

Dr. Srinivasa C V. Professor & Head, Dept. of Mech Engg, GMIT, Davangere

Dr. Sudesh Bekal, Professor & Dean Research, NMAMIT Nitte

Dr. Sudheer M, Professor & Head Mechanical Engineering, SJEC, Mangalore

Dr. Sudheer Reddy, Professor and HoD, NMIT, Bangalore

Dr. Sumana B G, Associate professor, Government Engineering College, Hassan 

Dr. Suresh L, Principal, Cambridge institute of Technology, Bangalore

Dr. Vignesh Nayak Ullal, MITE, Moodbidre, Mangalore

Dr. Vijay GS, Associate Professor, Dept of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, MIT, Manipal