DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
List of equipment used for Research purpose

S.No

Name of the Instrument/Equipment

Purpose

Remarks

1

Variable Compression Ration Diesel Engine with software

Analysis of engine performance

AICTE-MODROBS

2

Exhaust Gas Analyzer with RTO approval

Exhausting gas analysis of engine exhaust

ANITS

3

Smoke meter

Smoke density

ANITS

4

3D-Printing

Prototype making

ANITS

5

Photo Elasticity Equipment

To find crack growth behavior

ANITS

6

Vibration analysis equipment

To find damping ratios

ANITS

7

Muffle furnace

Heat Treatment

ANITS

8

Metallurgical Microscope with camera and analysis software

Microstructure, Grain size measurement

UGC minor project

9

Hydraulic specimen mounting press

Holding of microscopic specimens

UGC minor project

10

Double Disc polishing Machine

Polishing of
microscopic specimens

UGC minor project

11

SOLID WORKS software

3D modeling

ANITS

12

ANSYS software

Analysis

ANITS

 

Grants received from  AICTE / DST /UGC

S. No

Name of The Faculty

Details

Year

Sanctioning Authority

Amount
Rs.

Sanction details

1

Dr.K.Siva Prasad

Travel Garnt

2016-17

AICTE

1,50,000

F.No.10-18/RIFD/G/Policy-1/2016-17

2

Dr.K.Siva Prasad

Seminar Grant

2016-17

AICTE

1,00,000

F.No.7-4/RIFD/SG/POL-1/2016-17

3

Dr N.Indra Kiran

Seminar Grant

2014-15

DST

50000

F.No:SB/SS/1470/14-15

4

Dr K.Siva Prasad

Minor Research project

2014-16

UGC

460000

F.No:4-4/2014-15(MRP-SEM/UGC-SERO)

5

Dr K. Siva Prasad

Travel Grant

2013-14

UGC

89844

F.No.6-702/2013(TG)

6

Dr T V Hanumantha Rao

AICTE grant for  MODROBS

2013-14

AICTE

825000

F.  No 9-11 /RIFD/MODROB/Policy-1/2013-14(Pvt.) dated 10.07.2013

7

Dr T V Hanumantha Rao

AICTE grant for  Enterpreneurship Development Cell

2013-14

AICTE

175000

F No: 4-12/RIFD/EDC/POLICY-1/2013-14 dated 09.07.2013

8

Dr  K. Siva Prasad

Seminar Grant

2013-14

AICTE

120000

F No: 7 – 50 /RIFD / SG / POLICY -1/2013-14 dated 25.07.2103

9

Dr  K. Siva Prasad

 Travel Grant

2012

DST

98663

F No: .SR/ITS/4197/2012-2013

10

Dr  N. Indra Kiran

 Travel Grant.

2011

DST

45290

 F No:SERB/F/7169/2014-15

 

  Total Amount 

 

21,13,797

 

LIST OF RESEARCH GROUPS

S. No.

Research Group

Topics Covered

Faculty Names

Mentor

1

 

 

Manufacturing

Machining, Welding,

Casting, Forming,

Any other manufacturing process

1. S.Phani Kumar

2. J.V.Bahnu Teja

3. D.Srinivasa Rao

4. G.Uma Maheswara Rao

5. Dr. K. Siva Prasad

6. V.V.Narayana Reddy

Dr. K.Siva Prasad

2

 

 

 

Composites &

Nanotechnology

All types of composites,

Nanofluids, materials

1. D.Simhachalam

2. M. Prasanth Kumar

3. M.Chandra Sekhar

4. P.Ramya

5. Dr B.Naga Raju

6. M.Raja Roy

7. K.Naresh Kumar

8. B.Pradeep Kumar

Dr. B. Naga Raju

3

 

 

 

 

Thermal Engineering

Computational Heat Transfer, Alternate Fuels, Solar energy, biogas, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Fuel Cells

1. M.S.S.Srinivasa Rao

2. P.Chandra Sekhar

3. R.D.V.Prasad

4. M.Prem Dheeraj

5. R.Chandra Mouli

6. Dr.Rajesh Ghosh

7. P. Gowtham Raju

8. B.G. Chandra Saker

9. G. Naresh

10. B.Nagaraju

M.S.S.Srinivasa Rao

4

 

Industrial Engineering

Inventory Control

Advanced Optimization Techniques, Logistics, Any other topic related to industrial engineering

1. Dr.N.Indra Kiran

2. K.V.Rukmini

K.V.Rukmini

5

 

 

Design

Finite Element Analysis, Vehicle Dynamics, Vibrations, Any other topic related to design

1. M.Sailaja

2. M.Amareswari Reddy

3. B.V.Ravi Teja

4. Dr B.Naga Raju

5. M.Raja Roy

6. K.Naresh Kumar

M. Raja Roy

6

 

Interdisciplinary

Application of Genetic Algorithms, Neural Networks, Fussy Logic etc

1. P.Ramya

2. Dr N.Indra kiran

3. K.V.Rukmini

Dr.N. Indra Kiran

List of Faculty pursuing Ph.D (Part Time)

S.No

Name of Faculty

University at which PhD Registered

Year of Registration

Name of the Research Guide

Area of Research

1

G.Uma Maheswara Rao

AU

2008

Dr.Ch.Srinivasa Rao

Manufacturing

2

M.Raja Roy

AU

2010

Dr.N.Ramanaiah

Materials

3

M.S.S.Srinivasa Rao

AU

2006

Dr.R.Subba Rao

Second Law Analysis

4

K.Naresh Kumar

AU

2014

Dr K.N.S.Suman

Tribology

5

M.Prasanth Kumar

AU

2014

Dr.N.Ramanaiah

Materials

6

K.Satynarayana

AU

2014

1)Dr Uma Maheswara Rao (AU Marine Engg)

&

2)Dr T.V.Hanumantha Rao (ANITS)

Condition Monitoring

7

D.Simhachlam

AU

2014

Dr.N.Ramanaiah

Materials

8

S.Phani Kumar

AU

2014

Dr K.N.S.Suman

Mfg (Surface finish)

9

D.Srinivasa Rao

SRKR

2014

Dr.Brahma Raju

Welding

10

M.N.V.Krishana Veni

ANITS

2014

Dr T.V.Hanumantha Rao

Vibrations and condition monitoring

11

M.Sailaja

AU

2014

Dr.K.Ramji

Vehicle Dynamics