FACULTY DETAILS
Faculty Name : Dr. MOHANAKUMARA K C

Education Details
● Ph. D in Mechanical Engineering
● M. Tech in Computer Integrated Manufacturing
● B.E in Mechanical Engineering

Professional Experience
● Teaching- 12 years
● Research- 9 years
● Industry- 2 years

International Conferences
1) Presented paper entitled “Performance Analysis of Multi Axis Solar Tracker Using Ardiuno-Uno Based Micro-Controller” in International Conference – ICRTST 2022 held on 14th and 15th July 2022 at ATME College of Engineering, Mysuru
2) Mohanakumara K C, Devaraj M R, Manoj S and Madhuvardhan G “Multi Axis Solar Tracker Using Ardiuno Micro-Controller” International Conference On Recent Trends In Science & Technology (ICRTST – 2021), 8th and 9th July 2021at ATMECE Mysuru,
3) Devaraj M R and Mohanakumara K C “Effect of Chilling during Solidification on Wear Behavior of Ferrous Based Material” International Conference On Recent Trends In Science & Technology (ICRTST – 2021), 8th and 9th July 2021at ATMECE Mysuru,
4) Mohanakumara K C, Niranjan Kumar V S, Harsha D N and Yashwanth N “Study of Utilization of Biofuels and Environmental Impacts” International Conference On Recent Trends In Science & Technology (ICRTST – 2020), 17th and 18th June 2020 at ATMECE Mysuru.
5) Mohanakumara K C, Niranjan Kumar V S, Harsha D N “Biogas Production From Jaggery Waste Using Low Cost Biogas Plant” ICFSGT-2018, ASET Chennai.
6) Harsha D N , Niranjan Kumar V S and Mohanakumara K C “Performance Analysis of Utilization of Biomass Technologies for Developing Bio Village” ICFSGT-2018, ASET Chennai.
7) Ashok Kumar M S, Mohana Kumara K C et.al “Evaluation of Mechanical and Tribological Behaviors of As Cast & Extruded Aluminium A356 – AL2O3 – MoS2 Hybrid MMC’s” 9th International Conference on Industrial Tribology (ICIT-2017), December 6-9, 2017, Kolkata, India.
8) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Experimental study of Fatigue characteristics of Al-SiC-MoS2 Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites”, at ICAMES-2017 International conference organized by PES Mandya on 17 March 2017.
9) Ashokkumar M.S, Mohanakumara K C et.al “Mechanical and Tribological Characterization of Aluminium based Hybrid Metal Matrix Composites”, at ICAMES-2017 International conference organized by PES Mandya on 17 March 2017.
10) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Study of Parametric Influence on Mechanical Behaviour of Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composites using Finite Element Method” for the “International NAFEMS Conference on Engineering Analysis, Modeling, Simulation and 3D-Printing (NAFEMS-3D) – 2016” at Bangalore during 29-31 August 2016.
11) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Experimental Investigations on Mechanical and Tribological Properties of Extruded Aluminium A356 – AL2O3 Stir Cast MMC” ICAMA 2016 at BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore 2016.
12) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Development and Mechanical Properties of SiC Reinforced Cast and Extruded Al Based Metal Matrix Composite” International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing and Materials Engineering, AMME 2014.
13) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Effect of Reinforcement particle size on mechanical and Tribological characteristics of Al-SiCp metal matrix composite” ICAT14, NIT, Calicut, 21-24 February 2014.
14) Ajit Prasad S L, Mohanakumara K C et.al “Tribological Study of as Cast and Extruded A356-SiC Metal Matrix Composites”5th World Tribology Congress in 2013 at Turin, Italy.
15) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Dry Sliding Wear Study of Extruded Al-Sic Metal Matrix Composite”8th International Conference on Industrial Tribology in December- 2012 at Pune.
National Conference
1) Mohanakumara K C et.al “Influence Of Operating Temperature On Wear Behaviour Of As-Cast And Extruded Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composites” (Accepted for oral presentation in National Tribology Conference-2014 to be held at PES University, Bangalore from Dec 15 – 17, 2014).
Journal Publications
1. Mohanakumara K C, Niranjan Kumar V S, Devaraj M R, ‘Effect of Cooling Rate on Mechanical Properties of ASTM Grade Steel´ International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, on 2022/3/15, Volume-9, Issue-9, Page-10
2. Ashokkumar M S, Mohanakumara K C et.al “Experimental Investigation on Mechanical na d Tribological properties of Extruded Aluminium A356- Al2O3 Stir cast MMC”, Elsevier- Material Today- Proceedings, Vol-5, 2018.
3. Devaraj M.R, Mohanakumara K C et.al “Using Characteristic Analysis of Low Bio Gas Chamber using Organic Waste”, IRJET, Vol-5, Issue 5, May 2018.
4. Thejkumar J, Ravikumar S, Harsha D N, Mohanakumara K C “Use of lipid Bio-fuels with Environmental Impacts for production of Low Coat Fuel”, IRJET, Vol-5, Issue 4, 2018.
5. Mohanakumara K C et.al “Finite Element Analysis of Combustion Process in Biomass Rice Husk Gasifier” at ICAMS International conference, IFERP, ISBN:978-81-932966-3-9 March 2017.
6. Mohanakumara K C et.al “Performance Study of Production Bio Fertilizer From Bio-fuel Waste” International Research Journal Of Engineering And Technology (IRJET), Vol-3, Issue7, pgs2145-2149, ISSN: 2395-0056, Jul 2016.
7. Mohanakumara K C et.al “Development and Mechanical Properties of SiC Reinforced Cast and Extruded Al Based Metal Matrix Composite” Procedia Materials Science Volume 5, Pages 934–943, 2014.

Roles and Responsibility
● Examination Committee:2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21
● NBA coordinator 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21
● Faculty Placement Coordinator – 2015-16. 2016-17
● Alumni Coordinator-2015-16. 2016-17
● NSS Coordinator 2019-20.
● CIM Lab In-Charge-2019-20, 2020-21, 2021-22
Professional body membership
● Member of the Tribological Society of India (TSI)
● Member of the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)
● Member of Institute of Engineers India (IEI)

Achievements
● UG project guided “Multi Axis Solar Tracker” was funded by Karnataka State Council for Science & Technology during 2019-20.
● UG project guided “Grading/Sorting of Vegetables in a Single Machine” was selected for state level project exhibition held at BEIT Davanagere, 10th and 11th Aug2018.
● UG project guided “Grading/Sorting of Vegetables in a Single Machine” was funded by Karnataka State Council for Science & Technology during 2017-18.
● UG project guided “Hybrid Energy Production System using Solar, Wind & Hydro Energy Sources” was funded by Karnataka State Council for Science & Technology during 2016-17