University B.D.T. College of Engineering

About the Department

    The Department of Mechanical Engineering was the second department to start operation and ever sinceits inception has maintained an excellent record in quality of education that is imparted. The department has 9 doctorate holders and 2 are in the verge of completing their Ph.D Ddegree and the remaining faculty are having post graduation in different specialization.


Cources Offered :

    

B.E. in Mechanical engineering

M.Tech.in Machine design

M.Tech.in Thermal Power Engineering

M.Sc.(Engineering) by Research

Ph.D Programme


Recent Activities in the Department

Faculty Achievements

Student Achievements

Laboratories in Mechanical Engineering Department

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It is a well equipped laboratory and has vibration test rig. Vibration analysers, dynamic balancing machine for rotors with microprocessor instrumentation, exciter, vibration pickup apparatus to study whirling of shaft test rigs, hydraulic and pneumatic control system trainer unit, Strobometer, Transducers, Strain Indicators, Sound level meters, Governoi% Gyroscopes, Setup to study the free and forced vibration.

This laboratory is equipped with Boiler, Steam Engine, Several Single cylinder heavy duty oil engines, multi cylinder petrol engine, multi fuel variable compressor, blower, water turbines such as Pelton, Francis and Kaplan, Refrigeration unit, etc., on which performance evaluation tests can be carried out.
In addition, facilities to conduct experiments on solid fuel, liquid fuel, lubricants, foundry sand, etc.. are also available. Equipment to study heat transfer phenomena and evaluate the heat transfer coefficient for the cases of conduction, convection and radiation are also available.

Department has two machine shops equipped with lathes, milling machines, planning machines, shaping machines, slotting machines grinding machines engraving machine, drilling machines, turning centre etc., on which training is imparted to students. In addition, facilities such as tool and cutter grinder, Spark Erosion Machine, power hacksaw and large number of precision measuring instruments are also available.

   The environmental Engineering Laboratory has facilities to conduct the experiments as per the syllabi such as water and waste water testing for its physical, chemical, Biological characteristics. Advanced equipments such as Dual Ion analyser, Atomic Absorption Spectrophometer(AAS), Flame photometer, water analysis Kit, UV Spectrophotometer, Conductivity meter, Digital Photometer, DO Analyser meter and Gas Chromotograph etc.

   Facilities such as Beggs Daformometer, Load Cells for conducting experiments on the behavior of structures, frames, trusses, beams and arches are available. Wire models are also available for model studies.

These sections have facilities for carrying out processes such as arc welding, gas welding, profile gas cutting, soldering, brazing, etc., and equipment like spot welding machine, sheet metal bending machine, shearing machine and large number of hand tools required for welding, sheet metal and plumbing work are also available.

TFitting section is equipped with bench vices, leg vices, drilling machine and large number of fitting tools. Carpentry section is well equipped with wood turning lathes, planning machines, band saw machine, slitting saw machine and large number of hand tools such as jackplanes, chisels, etc.

The CAD/ CAM laboratory is equipped with sufficient number of computer and work station. The software like AutoCAD, Hyper mesh Unigraphics, N S Nostron etc., are installed. The laboratory possess qualified and trained faculty.

The department is having facilities such as Audio Visual centre, Photographic section, Drafting section etc., and has equipments like camera and film projector and in addition facilities for computer aided drafting, design and analysis are also available.

The department has well qualified, experienced and dedicated teaching and non-teaching staff and contribute to the overall development of the students. The department has Mechanical Engineering Forum to provide platform for curricular and co- curricular activities and sports..

Teaching Faculties

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Dr. Mallur



Chairman and Professor



Ph.D



Dr.C.S.Venkatesh



Professor



B.E., M.E., Ph.D. (IIT Bombay)



Dr.E.S.Prakash



Professor



Ph.D



Dr.S.Basavarajappa



Professor



Ph.D
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Mr.C.N.Nataraj



Associate Professor



B.E., M.Tech (NIT C)



Mr.Chandradharappa



Associate Professor






Dr.K.Ramesh



Associate Professor



Ph.D



Dr.Irappa Sogalad



Associate Professor



D.M.E.,B.E.,M.Tech., Ph.D.



Mr.Syed Ahamed



Associate Professor



B.E., M.Tech (NITK).,Ph.D



Dr.R.P.Swamy



Associate Professor



BE,ME,Ph.D



Dr.Sreenivasa C.G.



Associate Professor
(Deputed to VTU - NASD as Director(I/C))



B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D.



Dr.Mallikarjuna C



Associate Professor






Dr.VijayaKumar



Associate Professor



B.E., M.E., Ph.D.



Dr.VijayaKumar



Associate Professor



B.E., M.E., Ph.D.



Mr.Kishan Naik



Assistant Professor



Ph.D



Dr.Satish K.G



Assistant Professor



M.Tech



Dr.Mohammed Kalimulla K.



Assistant Professor



M.Tech



N Manjunath Gowda



Assistant Professor



M.Tech

Non Teaching Faculties

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Sri.B.Shivanand



Foreman






Sri.G.A.Kubera



Instructor






Sri.M.Murigesha



Instructor






Sri.K.Annappaswamy



Instructor






Sri.B.S.Ashoka



Assistant Instructor






Sri.G.Manjunathappa



Assistant Instructor






Sri.T.G.Veerabhadrappa



Assistant Instructor






Sri.B.Nagappa



Assistant Instructor






Sri.K.M.Umapathi



Assistant Instructor






Sri.D.N.Govindappa



Mechanic






G.Anjanappa



Peon/Watchman