National Seminar on Lean Sigma for Career Excellence
The Department of Mechanical Engineering organized a one day national seminar on “Lean Sigma For Career Excellence” for the UG and PG, in MBA Block, MBA seminar hall on 2nd March 2020. Prof. Dr. Gopal Sivakumar, CEO (Lean Six Sigma) & Principal Consultant (MSME – Government of India) had conducted the seminar and training. Dr. S.Rasool Mohideen, Dean (SMS) and Dr. H.Siddhi Jailani, HOD, felicitated the speaker. In his lecture Dr.Gopal Sivakumar and Mr. Prabhakaran discussed the Quality, overview of lean six sigma and role of Lean Six Sigma in current Industries.
Further, he explained how Lean Six Sigma certified students will be able to impress the employers with their project outcomes and can effortlessly convert internship into a job opportunity.
He demonstrated with various practical examples how Students will be able to approach industries confidently and can easily secure Industry-Academy Interaction activities such as Industrial visits, In-plant Training and Internship through lean sigma green belt certification programs conducted by MSME – Government of India.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering organized a two days Workshop on “Industrial Design and Conceptualization” on 4th & 5th February 2020 by EQuad Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd.
The Students team from the department of Mechanical Engineering has participated and won the first prize in the national level event for college students – Mechathon “The Race” a Go cart design contest. The event was held on 14th December 2019, at Aruani Grid- Racing track Bengaluru.
Prof. Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Dean (SMS) felicitated Prof. Dr. Abd Elnaby Elbaiomy Kabeel for the foreign guest lecture. Dr. A. Muthu Manokar, Assistant Professor, introduced the speaker and the topic of the lecture to the students. In his lecture Prof. Dr. Abd Elnaby Elbaiomy Kabeel discussed the results of his research work of “Effect of cooling technology on the performance of solar Photovoltaic’s”. He discussied about Effect of air cooling technology on the performance of PV panels, Effect of water cooling technology on the performance of PV panels, Effect of phase change materials (PCM) cooling technology on the performance of PV panels, Effect of nanofluid cooling technology on the performance of PV panels and Effect of air and water cooling technology on the performance of PV panels with reflectors under Egyptian conditions. Chief Guest Prof. Dr. Abd Elnaby Elbaiomy Kabeel was honored by Dr. M. A. Sai Balaji, Associate Professor and Prof. Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Dean (SMS).
The Department of Mechanical Engineering and ASME organized a invited guest lecture on “New Super-elastic Ti-Nb-Ta-Zr alloys for Bio-medical Applications” for the UG, PG, research scholars and faculty members in CSA Block, CSB seminar hall on 6th September 2019. The speaker for the lecture was Professor Mohamed Gebreel, Dr.Eng. from Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST), Egypt. Dr. S. RasoolMohideen, Dean (SMS) felicitated Dr. Mohamed Gebreel for the Guest Lecture. Dr. .M. Thirumurugan, Associate Professor and ASME coordinator, introduced the speaker and the topic of the lecture to the students.In his lecture Dr. Gebreel discussed the results of his research work of titanium alloys for biomedical applications. He also presented many exclusive examples of bio materials and challenges in the processing of that alloys
Team of 25 students (TEAM CRESTRAC) from BSA Crescent Institute of Science & Technology has participated in Tractor Design Competition 2019, a national event and won second place for Durability
Two days Workshop on CAD/CAE on 6th & 7th May 2019
The Department of Mechanical Engineering conducted a two days workshop on “CAD/CAE” for the faculty members of the School of Mechanical Sciences during 6th and 7th May 2019. Dr. P D Jeyakumar, Associate Professor and Dr. A. Arockia Julias, Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.) of the department coordinated the program. We thank the Management, Vice Chancellor, Registrar, Director Hr and Dean School of Mechanical sciences for providing all the support to conduct the program successfully.
Inter Collegiate Technical Symposium Techaura 2019 was conducted on 14th March 2019. Mr. JIBY ISAAC, Head R&D, from Apollo Tyres ltd. attended the valedictory function and delivered keynote address. Dr. A Azad, Registrar presides and gave an inspiring speech for the winners. Dr. S.Rasool Mohideen, Dean Mechanical Sciences felicitated the function. The symposium was coordinated by Dr. A Arockia Julias, Assistant Professor (Senior) of Mechanical Department. The student co-ordinators for the societiy Mr. Mohamed Rayyan, Mr. Rohit Kumar, Mr.Abhishek and Mr. V. Karthikeyan organized the events.
One Day Workshop on MS-Office (Word & Excel) was organized by Department of Mechanical engineering” on 20.12.2018. Around 17 technical staff members from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Polymer Engineering were participated in the workshop and benefitted. Mr. R. Tamilselvan, Sel. Gr. Technician, explained in detail about the various options and menus in word and excel. The participants were well interacted with him and the class conducted by him was very good and useful.
A guest lecture by Mr. E. Venkatachalam, Manager, Clutch Design, Valeo India Private Ltd., on “Principles of Clutch Design – Recent Trends” was organized by the department of mechanical engineering on 29.10.2018.
The resource person gave a real-time exposer and share his experience on the challenges and solutions in clutch design for different applications from twowheelers to high torque quarry vehicles. The students interacted with the resource person in designing clutches for SAE Baja Vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, and farm equipment and their challenges. The students and staff enjoyed the session with continuous interaction with the resource person and thanked him.
The department of Mechanical Engineering organized a one day workshop on “Building your own 3D Printer” sponsored by ASME on the 29th of October 2018. The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Professor and Dean (School of Mechanical Sciences). The coordinators Dr. M. Thirumurugan, Associate Professor, faculty advisor ASME and Mr. K. Saran Kumar, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering conducted the workshop. The workshop focused on imparting the background knowledge required to build a 3D printer on their own from CAD modeling to Electrical circuitry. An hands on training session was conducted in the afternoon in association with M/s Monotech Ltd. The workshop attracted more than 25 student participants from various departments.
Department of Mechanical Engineering has four societies namely Society of Mechanical Engineers (SME), Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and Indian Society for Heating Refrigeration and Air conditioning Engineering (ISHRAE). These societies are conducting various events for the benefits of students.
The inauguration of societies for the academic year 2018-19 was conducted on 8th October 2018. Mr. RIYAZUDDIN MOHAMMED, Manager, Technology Development, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. inaugurated the society activities and deliver Keynote address. Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, gave the presidential address. Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Dean Mechanical Sciences felicitated the function. A report on the activities of different societies for the previous academic year was presented by the student co-coordinator of the respective society. The inaugural function was coordinated by Dr. A. Arockia Julias, Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr.) of Mechanical Department.
FISITA is an international membership organization for the automotive engineering community called International Federation of Automotive Engineering Societies in association with SAEINDIA (Society of Automotive Engineers – India) organized the 37th FISITA world Congress 2018 in Chennai Trade Centre, Nanthanam,Chennai, India, one of the biggest cultural, economic and educational centers in South India. Around 800 automotive manufactures in and around the world had participated in the exhibition and displayed their new technology equipped vehicles, machineries, software’s. Nearly 100 academic institutions in from various states of India also participated in the exhibition and displayed their project models with the implementation of newly developed technologies.
The department of Mechanical Engineering and The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering jointly organized a one day workshop on MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) on the 12th of September 2018. Dr. E. Paul Braineard, Ph.D. (IIT Madras) Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Sricity, Chittoor was invited as a guest speaker. The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Professor and Dean (School of Mechanical Sciences) and Dr. S. Kaja Mohideen, Professor and Dean (School of Electrical and Communication Sciences). The convener Dr. Y. Mohamed Shuaib, HOD EEE felicitated the speaker, the workshop coordinators, Mr. K. Saran Kumar, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Mr. A. Paramasivam, Assistant Professor, EEE gave a brief over view about the workshop and a short note about the speaker.
The speaker briefed on MEMS fabrication techniques during the forenoon session and elaborated on micro pumps as a case study in the afternoon session. The workshop attracted more than 40 student participants both internal and external.
Team CRESTRAC – A group of B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology Mechanical Engineering students have participated in Tractor Design Challenge, organized by SAE INDIA southern section. It is an all India level competition. They have secured second place for durability.
An one day workshop titled “Engine Dismantling and Assembling” was organized under ASME with 27 participants on 25-04-2018. The workshop was targeted mainly undergraduate students of I, II and III year students. The objective of the workshop was to understand and realize the components/parts present in the two wheeler vehicle for the beginners. In the workshop was inaugurated by Dr. Prince Arockia Doss, Professor/ Mechanical Engg. And further the sessions are started with the power point presentations detailed the components/parts present in the TVS Scooty. Our students Mr. Dharanivel A.S.A, Mr. Adithya R, Mr. Ajay Krishna R were given the presentation. And the session started with dismantling and assembling of TVS scooty. And the participants were asked to participate in dismantling and each and every single parts of vehicle were explained to the participants. The doubts raised by the participants were cleared with answers. Finally the participants are requested to assemble the vehicle. The real in hands training motivated the participants and the expressed their happiness in the closing ceremony of the workshop.
Technical symposium INERTIA 2K18 organised by the department of Mechanical Engineering was held on 12.04.2018.
The guest lecture was organized by “Centre for Energy Research studies and Department of Mechanical Engineering” on 26.3.2018. The guest Dr. Siddharth Suman from I.I.T, Patna has delivered lecture on “Hybrid Nuclear Renewable Integrated Energy system”.
Around 10 faculty members and 100 students from various disciplines (Mechanical, Civil, Electrical & Electronics, polymer and Automobile) were participated and benefitted.
He highlighted about the integrated facilities comprised of nuclear reactors, renewable energy generation and industrial processes for the need of grid flexibility, green house gas emission reductions and optimal use of investment capital.
The inauguration of the society activities for the academic year 2017-2018 was held on 22.08.2017. The annual report of the society activities for academic year 2016-2017 is attached here
A motivational workshop on Innovation in Association with the local chapter of International Development Innovation Network (IDIN) was conducted on 19.08.2017. A brief report and event photos are attached here
The department organizes the national level student’s symposium “Confluence” every year. Varieties of competitive events like paper presentation, Design contest, Quiz programme, Water Rocketry, Robo Golf are organized.
A National Conference on Advances in Product Design, Materials & Manufacturing Engineering (APDMM 2008) was organized during 24th & 25th Jan 2008.