The Research centre is affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University, Kerala. Research scholars who wish to pursue their PhD in mechanical engineering can register under the approved research supervisors at this research centre. The registrations are subjected to the norms prescribed by APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU) for the admissions of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree.
Centre will provide all the required support to the scholars and will adhere to the guidelines issued by KTU to pursue PhD. The research centre will coordinate and monitor the progress of research activities of the research scholars. Research centre will ensure the quality of research and proper dissemination through publications in quality journals, indexed in SCI/SCIE/Scopus/Web of Science. The centre will promote industrial collaborations involving active and mutually beneficial R&D projects and envisages to encourage and coordinate consultancy projects and sponsored projects.
Research Guides in ME Department
Dr. REJEESH C. R., Associate Professor
Candidates who wish to pursue PhD in the following areas may utilize the Centre for Sustainable Manufacturing and Renewable Energy for research activities.
>> Renewable Materials
>> Sustainable Manufacturing
>> Foundry and Metal working
>> Additive Manufacturing
Interested candidates may send their research proposals to the prospective research supervisors through email.
The following research centres are actively involved in research in their respective areas.
Centre for Automotive and Allied Research (CAAR)
Centre for Advanced Computational Research (CACR)
>> Structural analysis
>> Computational Fluid Dynamics
>> Numerical simulations
The facility has advanced systems (Intel Xeon processor and AMD Ryzen thread ripper processor) and different modelling and computational software like Abaqus 6.13, CREO 2, AutoCAD 2019, OpenFOAM, Octave, Scilab. All the systems can run round the clock for numerical simulations and are provided with NVME2 SSD card and Graphic Processing Units.
Mr. Renjith R – firstname.lastname@example.org