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Mechanical Engineering
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M. Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Systems Engineering) is a postgraduate Mechanical Engineering Program. D. J. Sanghvi College of Engineering started the Masters program in the year 2011 with a sanctioned intake of 18 seats. The Program includes courses that deal with Sustainable Manufacturing, Product Design and Development, Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Quality Engineering, Automation, Quantitative Techniques.  The college provides excellent infrastructure for comprehensive understanding of the fundamental and advanced concepts of these courses and their applications.

 

 

Sr. No.

Guide name

Area of Research

01

Dr. Hari Vasudevan

Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Systems & Strategy, Market Orientation of Manufacturing Firms and World Class Manufacturing

02

Prof. E. Narayanan

Manufacturing Engineering, Plastics Engineering

03

Dr. K. N. Vijaya Kumar

Manufacturing Engineering

04

Dr. Atul Dhale

Design Engineering

05

Dr. R. S. Khavekar

Mould Forming Technology, Design of Experiments

06

Dr. Meeta N. Gandhi

Thermal Engineering, Supply Chain Management

07

Dr. Satish N. Takalikar

Operations Research

 

 

Semester Wise Time Table

 

  1. Avantika S. Prabhu, Dr. K. N. Vijaykumar, Prasad S. Shirodkar and Sanket K. Joshi (Jul 2020), "Embodied Design of 4-Legged Adult Walker", Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical & Control Systems (JARDCS), Vol. 12, Issue 7, pp. 2463-2468
  2. Shivali Gawde, Dr. K. N. Vijaykumar and Vinit Katira (Jul 2020), "Exploring Challenges in Sustainable Plastics Waste Management in India", Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical & Control Systems (JARDCS), Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp. 2457-2462
  3. Abrar Khulli, Prasad Shirodkar, Vijaya Kumar N. Kottur and Rajendra Khavekar (Jul 2020), "Evaluation of Piping Isometric Drawings Using Six Sigma Process", Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (Springer), Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation 2020, pp. 815-823, e-ISSN: 2195-4364
  4. Hari Vasudevan, Rajendra Khavekar and Nida Sayed (Jul 2020), "Productivity Improvement in Blow Molding Process Through Energy Savings", Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (Springer), Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation 2020, pp. 167-176, e-ISSN: 2195-4364
  5. Sarvesh Kulkarni, Vijaya Kumar N. Kottur and Prasad Shirodkar (Jul 2020), "Design and Development of Cost-Effective Solar Water Heating System", Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (Springer), Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation 2020, pp. 615-624, e-ISSN: 2195-4364
  6. Indhumathi Dayalan, Prashant Frank Crasta, Sritam Pradhan and Renu Gupta (Jul 2020), "A Review on Stress Relaxation Cracking in Austenitic Stainless Steel", Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (Springer), Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation 2020, pp. 427-432, e-ISSN: 2195-4364
  7. Vishal Nadar, E. Narayanan, Greegory Mathew and Pascol Fernandes (Jul 2020), "Design and Development of a Foldable Hand-Driven Tricycle", Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (Springer), Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation 2020, pp. 647-658, e-ISSN: 2195-4364
  8. Vishal Nadar, E. Narayanan, Greegory Mathew and Rameshbabu Udayar (Jul 2020), "Design and Development of an Anti-rolling Mechanism for Hand-Driven Tricycles", Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering (Springer), Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation 2020, pp. 523-532, e-ISSN: 2195-4364
  9. Hardikkumar Patel, Rajendra Khavekar and Hari Vasudevan (Mar 2020), "Optimization of Process Parameters in the Case of a Corrugation Operation by Using Taguchi Method", International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and development (IJMPERD), Vol. 10, pp. 31-38
  10. Rajendra Khavekar, Hari Vasudevan and Vimal Gosar (2019), ''Optimization of Injection Moulding Process Parameters Using Response Surface Methodology'', Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Springer, pp. 445-454, ISSN: 2195-4356
  11. Abrar Khulli, Prasad Shirodkar and Vijaya Kumar N. Kottur (May 2019), “Implementation of Six Sigma Process in Identifying and Analysis Error in Piping Isometric Drawings”, International Journal of Production Technology and Management, Vol. 10, Issue 5, pp.60-67, e-ISSN: 0976-6391
  12. Khan Irfan and Dr. Ajoy Kumar (May 2018), ''Optimization of Machining Parameter in Milling Operation using Taguchi Technique'', International Journal for Research in Applied Science & Engineering Technology (IJRASET), Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp. 462-465, ISSN: 2321-9653
  13. Rajendra Khavekar, Hari Vasudevan and Girish Deshpande (Jun 2018), ''Application of Shainin methodology to reduce rejections in spur gear manufacturing'', Materials Today: Proceedings, Vol. 5, Issue 5, pp. 12003-12008, ISSN: 2214-7853
  14. B’noy Jobalia, Hari Vasudevan and Vineet Majgaonkar (Aug 2018), ''Validation and Installation of the Narrow Belt Conveyor to cater the High Throughput of FMCG Industries in India'', International Journal of Engineering Research and Development, Vol. 8, Issue 2, pp. 39-48, e-ISSN: 2278-067X
  15. Rajendra Khavekar, Hari Vasudevan and Bhavik Modi (2017), ''A Comparative Analysis of Taguchi Methodology and Shainin System DoE in the Optimization of Injection Molding Process Parameters'', IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 225(2017) 012183, pp. 1-9
  16. Ashutosh Shivdhar Shukla and Dr. Sanjay Kumar (Dec 2017), “Optimization of Lapping Process Parameters on Ceramic Material for Improving Surface Roughness”, International Journal of Advance Research in Science and Engineering (IJARSE), Vol. 6, Issue 4, pp. 104-110, e-ISSN: 2319-8354
  17. Rajendra Khavekar, Dr. Hari Vasudevan and Ajaykrishna C., ''Optimization of Process Parameters in Electrical Discharge Machining of DIN-X36CrMo17 steel using Grey Relational Analysis'', at The 4th International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2017) organised by SV National Institute of Technology, Surat from 21st to 23rd of December 2017
  18. Rajendra Khavekar, Dr. Hari Vasudevan and Harshita Salian, ''Shanin Tool Approach for Quality Monitoring in Injection Moulding'', at The 4th International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICIE-2017) organised by SV National Institute of Technology, Surat from 21st to 23rd December 2017
  19. Omesh Manuja, Frank Crasta and Dr. K. N. Vijaya Kumar  (May 2017), ''A Review on Multi Response Optimisation on Machining Parameters in Spur Gear Hobbing Process by using Taguchi based GRA'', International Journal on Recent Technologies in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (IJRMEE), Vol. 4, Issue 5, pp. 13-16, e-ISSN: 2349-7947
  20. Omesh Manuja, Frank Crasta and Dr. K. N. Vijaya Kumar  (May 2017), ''Multi Response Optimization of Machining Parameters in Spur Gear Hobbing Process by using Taguchi based GRA'', International Journal on Recent Technologies in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (IJRMEE), Vol. 4, Issue 5, pp. 17-22, e-ISSN: 2349-7947
  21. Prashant S. Tripathi and P. Frank Crasta (Apr 2017), ''Exploring Fatigue Behaviour of Connecting Rod made of Austempered Ductile Iron'', International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Vol. 4, Issue 4, pp. 2735-2745, e-ISSN: 2395-0056
  22. Prashant S. Tripathi and P. Frank Crasta (May 2017), ''A Review on Fatigue Behaviour of Connecting Rod made of Austempered Ductile Iron'', International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Vol. 4, Issue 5, pp. 2691-2696, e-ISSN: 2395-0056
  23. V. A. Timbadia, R. S. Khavekar and K. N. Vijayakumar  (Mar 2017), ''Design and Development of a Multi-Purpose Trolley'', Global Journal of Enterprise Information System, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 90-94, e-ISSN: 0975-1432
  24. Rajendra Khavekar, Hari Vasudevan and Girish Deshpande, ''Improvement of Gear Quality in Machining Industry using Shainin System.'', at The International Conference on Materials, Manufacturing and Design 2016, organised by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University, Maharashtra on 20th & 21st December, 2016
  25. V. A. Timbadia and R. S. Khavekar (Dec 2016), ''Review on Creativity Techniques for Product Development'', Global Journal of Enterprise Information System, Vol. 8, Issue 4, pp. 82-91, e-ISSN: 0975-1432
  26. Shraddha Jadhav and Prasad Shirodkar (Dec 2016), ''Decision Making of EoL value recovery options of E-Waste Using Game Theory'', International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), Vol. 42, Issue 5, pp. 223-229, ISSN: 2231-5381
  27. Rajendra Khavekar, Hari Vasudevan and Dharam Ranka (Oct 2016), ''Suspecting Dominant Variable That Causes Porosity Defect in a Cast Made up of Aluminium Alloy (LM2) Using Shainin’s DoE Approach'', International Journal of Advances in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJAMCE), Vol. 3, Issue 5, pp. 124-130, e-ISSN: 2394-2827
  28. Ashutosh Shivdhar Shukla and Dr. Sanjay Kumar (Oct 2016), “Literature Review on Optimization of finishing Operation in a Ceramic Material”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), Vol. 7, Issue 5, pp. 01-08, e-ISSN: 0976-6359
  29. Kavita Thakur and P. Frank Crasta (Aug 2016), ''Utility of Six Sigma Application'', International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Vol. 3, Issue 8, pp. 703-708, e-ISSN: 2395 -0056
  30. Vinit Raut, Meeta Gandhi,  Nilesh Nagare and Aniket Deshmukh (Jul 2016), ''Application of Taguchi Grey Relational Analysis to optimize the process parameters in wire electrical discharge machine'', IJISET - International Journal of Innovative Science, Engineering & Technology, Vol. 3, Issue 7, pp. 108-115, e-ISSN: 2348 – 7968
  31. Kavita Thakur and P. Frank Crasta (Jun 2016), ''Enhancing Ink Mileage'', International Journal of Research in Engineering and Applied Science (IJREAS), Vol. 6, Issue 6, pp. 173-185, e-ISSN: 2249-3905
  32. Chirag Gandhi, P Frank Crasta and K. N. Vijay Kumar (Jun 2016), ''Study of Vibration Generated in Steel Balls Creating Noise in Ball Bearings'', International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Vol. 3, Issue 6, pp. 2307-2309, e-ISSN: 2395 -0056
  33. Chirag Gandhi, P Frank Crasta and K. N. Vijay Kumar (Jun 2016), ''Improving Quality Parameters of Steel Balls Affecting Noise in Ball Bearing'', International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Vol. 3, Issue 6, pp. 2297-2306, e-ISSN: 2395 -0056
  34. Meeta Gandhi, Dr. K. N. Vijaykumar and Mohammed Adnan Sheikh (Apr 2016), ''Green Supply Chain Management Practices in Automobile Industry'', Industrial Engineering Journal, Vol. 9, Issue 4
  35. Hari Vasudevan, Shreya Kadwadkar and Dharam Ranka (May 2015), ''Optimization Of Turning Process Parameters In The Machining Of An Accumulator (Mdn-250) Using Taghuchi’s Design Of Experiments'', International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering (IJMPE), Vol. 3, Issue 5, pp. 75-78, ISSN: 2320-2092
  36. Mugdha Dongre and Dr.Hari Vasudevan, ''Quality Improvement in EDM Process through Parametric Optimization'', International Journal of Application or Innovation in Engineering & Management, Vol. 4, Issue 6, ISSN: 2319-4847
  37. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Ramesh Rajguru and Naresh Deshpande (2014), ''Experimental Investigation and Optimization in Edge Milling of NEMA G-11 GFRP/Epoxy Composites'', Procedia Material Science, Vol. 5, pp. 2105 – 2114
  38. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Ramesh Rajguru and Naresh Deshpande (2014), ''A study on Edge Milling Operation of NEMA G11 GFRP Composites based on Grey-Taguchi method'', International  Journal Applied Mechanics and Materials , Vol. 592-594 , pp. 18-22, ISSN: 1662-7482
  39. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Ramesh Rajguru and Naresh Deshpande (2014), ''Multiobjective Optimization of Drilling Characteristics for NEMA G -11 GFRP/Epoxy Composite using Desirability Coupled with Taguchi Method '', Procedia Engineering, Vol. 97, pp. 522 – 530
  40. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Naresh Deshpande and Ramesh Rajguru, ''An Experimental Investigation into the Optimization of Cutting Force in CNC Turning of Woven Fabric based GFRP/Epoxy Composites using PCD Cutting Tool'', at The International Conference on Design, Manufacturing and Mechatronics organized by Trinity college of engineering and research Pune, Maharashtra, from 9th – 10th January 2014
  41. Naresh Deshpande; Dr. Hari Vasudevan; Ramesh Rajguru (2014), ''Investigation of the machinability characteristics of GFRP/vinyl ester composite using design of experiments '', International Journal of Machining and Machinability of Materials: Special issue on Machining of Advanced Materials, Vol. 14, Issue 3/4, pp. 186 – 200 , e-ISSN: 1748-572X
  42. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Naresh Deshpande and Ramesh Rajguru (2014), ''Investigation of the Machinability Characteristics of GFRP/ Epoxy Composites using Taguchi Methodology'', International Journal of Applied Mechanics and Materials (AMM), Vol. 612, pp. 123-129, ISSN: 1662-7482
  43. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Naresh Deshpande and Ramesh Rajguru (2014), ''Desirability Fuzzy Multiple criteria Optimization of Process Parameters in CNC Turning of GFRP/ Vinyl ester Composites'', Procedia Material Science, Vol. 5, pp. 2458 – 2467
  44. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Naresh Deshpande and Ramesh Rajguru (2014), ''Grey Fuzzy Multiobjective Optimization of Process Parameters for CNC Turning of GFRP/Epoxy Composites'', Procedia Engineering, Vol. 94, pp. 85 – 94
  45. Dr. K. N. VijayKumar and Ashwin P., ''Optimization of turning process paramters using Taguchi Method: A case study'', at The MULTICON 2014 held at Thakur College of Engineering and Technology
  46. Dr. K. N. Vijayakumar and Ms. Rachana, ''Role of Inventory Management on cash flow an overview'', at The ICWAME – 2014 (International Conference and Workshop on Advances in Mechanical Engineering) held on February 28th & 1st March 2014 in Thakur College of Engineering and Technology
  47. Dr. K. N. Vijayakumar and Ms. Rachana, ''Inventory Control using ABC Analysis'', at The ICEFT-14 (International Conference on Eco-Friendly Technologies for Sustainable Growth) held on 27th & 28th March 2014) in M.H.Saboo Siddik College of Engineering
  48. Dr. K. N. Vijaykumar and Ms. Shreya Kadwadkar, ''Contribution of DOE in the field of Turning Process Optimization'', at The ICEFT-14 (International Conference on Eco-Friendly Technologies for Sustainable Growth) held on 27th & 28th March 2014) in M.H.Saboo Siddik College of Engineering
  49. Dr. K. N. Vijayakumar and Adnan Shaikh, ''Green Supply Chain Management Practices in Automobile Industry'', at The ICEFT-14 (International Conference on Eco-Friendly Technologies for Sustainable Growth) held on 27th & 28th March 2014) in M.H.Saboo Siddik College of Engineering
  50. Dr. K. N. Vijayakumar and Aditya Jawlekar , ''An Overview of Total Productive Maintenance & Overall Equipment Efficiency Measurement'', at The ICEFT-14 (International Conference on Eco-Friendly Technologies for Sustainable Growth) held on 27th & 28th March 2014) in M.H.Saboo Siddik College of Engineering
  51. Dr. K. N. Vijayakumar and Saurabh Vichare, ''Lean Manufacturing: A step Towards Green future – a Review'', at The ICEFT-14 (International Conference on Eco-Friendly Technologies for Sustainable Growth) held on 27th & 28th March 2014) in M.H.Saboo Siddik College of Engineering
  52. Dr. K. N. Vijayakumar, Rajendra Khavekar and Sameer K., ''Optimization of Machinery Techniques'', at The ICWAME – 2014 (International Conference and Workshop on Advances in Mechanical Engineering) held on February 28th & 1st March 2014 in Thakur College of Engineering and Technology
  53. Yadav Pradeep S. and Sonal Dhar (2013), ''Validation and Optimization of Stress Induced using Ansys'', International Journal of Computer Applications, Vol. 84, Issue 10, pp. 9-14, ISSN: 2250-1797
  54. Waghoo Parvez and Sonal Dhar (2013), ''Path planning optimization using genetic algorithm'', International Journal of Computational Engineering Research, Vol. 3, Issue 4, pp. 23-28, e-ISSN: 2250–3005
  55. Wasim. S. Hangad and Dr. Sanjay Kumar (Nov 2013), 'Review Paper On TPM- A Key Strategy For, Productivity Improvement In Medium Scale Industry'', International Journal Of Scientific & Engineering Research, Vol. 4, Issue 11, pp. 1248-1252, ISSN: 2229-5518
  56. Atul Dhale and Fahim Khan (Nov 2013), 'Optimization by Taguchi method and In-process Monitoring of Cutting Parameters using Acoustic Emission for EN8'', International Journal of Application or Innovation in Engineering & Management (IJAIEM), Vol. 2, Issue 11, pp. 465-471, ISSN: 2319 -4847
  57. Anup N Chawan and Dr. Hari Vasudevan (Oct 2013), ''Modeling Knowledge Management Barriers in the Indian Manufacturing SMEs Using ISM Approach'',  The IUP Journal of Knowledge Management, Vol. 11, Issue 4, pp. 36-52, ISSN: 0972-9216
  58. Ramesh Rajguru and Hari Vasudevan (Sep 2013), ''A Review of Machining Processes and Machinability in the case of GFRP Composite Materials'', IPI journal (The official publication of Indian Plastics Institute), Vol. 18, Issue 3, ISBN 978-81-927125-0-5
  59. Zaidahmed Z. Khan and Dr. Sanjay Kumar (Jul 2013), ''Manufacturing Excellence through JIT Approach'', International Journal of Application or Innovation in Engineering & Management (IJAIEM), Vol. 2, Issue 7, pp. 18-28, ISSN: 2319 -4847
  60. Waghoo Parvez and Sonal Dhar (Jul 2013), ''Path Planning Of Robot In Static Environment Using Genetic Algorithm (Ga) Technique'', International Journal of Advances in Engineering & Technology, Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp. 1205-1210, e-ISSN: 2231-1963
  61. Sajjan Kumar Lal and Dr. Hari Vasudevan (Jul 2013), ''Optimization of Injection Moulding Process Parameters in the Moulding of Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)'', in the International Journal of Engineering Research and Development (IJERD), Vol. 7, Issue 5, pp. 35-39, e-ISSN: 2278-067X
  62. A Shaikh and Atul D. Dhale (Jul 2013), ''AGV routing using Dijkstra’s Algorithm: A review'', International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Vol. 4, Issue 7, pp. 1665-1670, ISSN: 2229-5518
  63. Dr. Hari Vasudevan, Ramesh Rajguru and Naresh Deshpande, ''Analysis of a Multi-criteria optimization problem using Taguchi and Grey relational analysis: A case study in the machining of composite materials'', at The International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering organized by the department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering Pune, Maharashtra, from 29th-31st May 2013
  64. Ramesh Rajguru, Dr. Hari Vasudevan and Naresh Deshpande, ''Multi-criteria optimization using Taguchi and Grey relational analysis in CNC drilling of GFRP/E composite material'', at The International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (INCAMA-2013) organised by the Department of Mechanical Engineering (DST-FIST Sponsored) Kalasalingam University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu from the 28th-30th March 2013, ISBN 978-93-80686-50-9
  65. Naresh Deshpande, Dr. Hari Vasudevan and Ramesh Rajguru, ''Study of Cutting Force in CNC Turning of Woven Fabric based GFRP/Vinylester Composites using PCD Cutting Tool'', at The International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (INCAMA-2013,) organised by the Department of Mechanical Engineering (DST-FIST Sponsored) Kalasalingam University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu from the 28th-30th March 2013, ISBN 978-93-80686-50-9
  66. Naresh Deshpande, Dr. Hari Vasudevan and Ramesh Rajguru, ''Recent Trends and Developments in the use of Woven Fabric Reinforcements for Composite Materials'', at The International Conference on Innovations in Automation and Mechatronics Engineering 2013 (ICIAME-2013), organised by G.H.Patel College of Engineering & Technology, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India, 21st-23rd February 2013, ISBN 978-81-924744-03

 

Mechanical Engineering (Specialization in Manufacturing Systems Engineering)