Work in areas such as Production, Thermal, Design, CAD, CAE, CAM, Fluid Dynamics, Advanced Heat Transfer, Finite Element Analysis, Steam and Gas Turbines, IC Engines, Thermal Power Plant Cycles.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

If you are interested in aeronautical, automobile and space applications, this course is for you. This program provides a holistic approach to thermal system engineering.

ACCREDITATION, APPROVALS, AND RECOGNITION

Approved by AICTE Affiliated to VTU

OPPORTUNITIES

BHEL, GMR, LANCO, NTPC, Reliance, GE, Quest, DRDO, Safran, Goodrich Aerospace, DPSUs and other Aerospace industries, etc.

ACHIEVEMENTS

WHO HEADS THIS DEPARTMENT?

Mr Ravishankar M K

Mr Ravishankar M K is the Associate professor and Head of the Department, of Mechanical Engineering. He has obtained Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, graduated, B.E in Mechanical Engineering and Post graduation, M.Tech (Product design and Manufacturing) from R V College of Engineering. At present he is pursuing Ph.D. He has 8 years of experience (6 Years of teaching & 2 Years of Industry). He is Associate member of INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA) and Life member of INDIAN SOCIETY FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION. He has been adjudged as best academic teacher in the year 2010-2011 at MVJCE.

His areas of interest
His interests include Automobile Engineering, Solar energy, Product design

GO TO ANOTHER COURSE

GET IN TOUCH

Labs

Strain gauge – polarimeter – governors – dampers – journal bearing – whirling of shafts – balancing – gyroscope.
Flash and Fire Point – Junkers Calorimeter – Planimeter – Performance testing of Two Stroke Petrol, Four Stroke Petrol, Four Stroke diesel and Twin Cylinder engines – Electrical, Single cylinder mechanical and Hydraulic dynamometers – Variable Compression Ratio.
Determination of the Clay content – Sand Permeability – Shear test – Compression test – Moisture content test – Foundry models like Split patterns – Single mould – double mould patterns. Demonstration of Casting Patterns – Forging models like Square nail – Square bolt – Hexagonal; bolt – Material Calculations.
Boiling and Condensation – Determination of Thermal Conductivity – Composite wall – Pinfin experiment – Free and Forced Convection – Radiation – Parallel and Counter Flow Heat Exchanges – Convection – Conduction – Parallel Flow – Emissivity – Stephen Boltzmann Constant – Vapour Compression – Refrigeration.
Preparation of the Specimen – Study the Microstructure for materials like High Carbon Steel, HSS, Mild Steel, Cast Iron, Brass, Copper, Aluminum, etc, – Study the Mechanical Properties using destructive testing like Impact, Tensile, Compression, Wear, Fatigue tests – nondestructive tests like dye penetrating, magnetic detector, ultrasonic sound.