Faculty Profile

Dr.Jose Cherian


Dr. Jose Cherian is a Mechanical Engineer who has been working with FISAT for the last 8 years. He has 16 years of teaching experience and 7 years experience in detailed engineering. He has completed his B-Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering from Govt Engineering college Thrissur and M-Tech from Cochin university of science and Technology, Cochin. After the B-Tech programme he joined in M/s KITCO Ltd as a project engineer in the detailed engineering dept. He started his teaching carrier in M/s SCMS Cochin in 2001. He obtained his PhD from Karpagam University Coimbatore. He has been working with FISAT since 2001. His main areas of interest are micromachining and heat transfer. He guided many prestigious student projects which include Nut-mug cracking Machine, portable thermoelectric refrigerator using thermoelectric effect etc.


Educational Qualification

Degree Specialization Institute/University Graduation Year
Ph.D Micro Machining Karpagam University 2015
M.Tech. Productionn Engineering CUSAT 2007
B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering GCE, Thrissur 1993


Professor FISAT April 2019 to till date
Associate Professor FISAT October 2015 to April 2019
Assistant Professor (Senior Grade) FISAT July 2011 to October 2015
Associate Professor SCMS, Karukutty 2001 to 2011
Junior Project Engineer KITCO Ltd., Cochin 1994 to 2001

Administrative & Institutional Support

  • Admission Cell Convenor
  • First Year Academic Coordinator

Research & Publications

  • Dr Jose Cherian, Jithu Paulose, Vysakh P, 2017. Harnessing Nature’s Hidden Material:Nano-Cellulose, Materials Today: Proceedings.Science Direct.
  • Jose Cherian and Jeoju M Issac, 2014. Fatigue performance of Fe250 in abrasive flow machining. Applied Mechanics and Materials. 592(594): 354-362.
  • Jose Cherian and Jeoju M Issac, 2014. Advances in abrasive flow machining : An overview. International Journal of Metallurgical and Material Sciences. 4(1): 15-24.
  • Jose Cherian and Jeoju M Issac, 2014.Effect of process parameters on wear performance in Abrasive Flow Machining. Applied Mechanics and Materials.
  • Jose Cherian and Jeoju M Issac, 2013. Effect of Process variables in abrasive flow machining. International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering.3(2).

FDPs/Trainings attended

  • FDP on “Emerging Trends in Additive Manufacturing Technologies” organized by Mechanical Dept, Federal Institute of Science and Technology, Angamaly from 30th Jan to 03rd Feb 2023
  • FDP on “Advanced Combustion Technologies” organized by Mechanical Dept, ASIET, Kalady,  from 12th Jan to 14th June 2019

Resource Person

  • Chair, International conference ISMAT 2023
  • Chair, International conference ISMAT 2021

Courses offered

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat and Mass transfer
  • Compressible Fluid Flow
  • Disaster Management