Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Name of the Faculty: Pramod A Wankhade

 

Assiatant  Professor 



pawankhede

(Date of Joining VJTI:-     11.04.2000

Contact  Details

E-mailpawankhede@@vjti.org.in
Phone:+(91)(22)24198227 ( cabin)


FAX : +(91)(22)-------------------- 
Office: 022-24198201 (office)


 

 

Research Interests:

  • Study of vehicle and engine performance considering different road and climate conditions.
  • Development of new Rotary engine.
  • Study and Analysis of Emulsification and it鈥檚 effect on Combustion in C. I. engines.
  • Design, Development and Manufacturing of SAE-BAJA and SAE Formula racing cars.
Qualifications

  • M.E.( VJTI) Mumbai University
  • B.E. (Amravati University.)
Work Experience :

  • Teaching 14 Yrs 
 

Teaching Experience:

  • Assistant professor, Department of Mechanical EngineeringV.J.T.I since 2010. 
  • Lecturer , Department of Mechanical Engineering, V.J.T.I, 2000-2010.
  •  Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, B. N .C. O. E. Pusad, Dist-Yavatamal 1998-March-2000.
Industry Experience:

 

Research Experience:

 

Academic Activities:

         Courses:

o    ME 0409                     Energy Engineering.                       

o    ME                             Automotive Mechanics (Elective)                      

o    ME:                            Vehicle Performance                     

o    ME:                             Chassis and Body Engineering                     

         Schools/Workshops Organised:

 

         Projects on-going/completed

o  Design and development of a chassis for a Three- wheeler electric Vehicle. ( ongoing)

o  Design, Development and Manufacturing of a Off-Road All Terrain Vehicle ( ATV)

( completed)

o  Design, Development and Manufacturing of a RC Model light weight Aircraft.

 for Arial surveillance. ( completed)

         Awards, Fellowships and Trainings:

         International Visits:

o  Cranfield University, UK for a training programe on Hybrid Electric Vehicles November-2010.

o  Texas, USA to participate the SAE-Aero International competition along with a team of student as a faculty coordinator for SAE, March-2011.

 

o  Van-Nuis USA, to participate the SAE-Aero International competition along with two teams of student as a faculty coordinator for SAE March-2012.

 

         Doctoral thesis co-guidance:

         Current Ph.D. students:

 

Awards And Honors

 

List Of Publications

         Review articles/Book chapters

 

         Papers in Refereed Journals:

 

1)             Title: Improvement In The Operating Characteristics Of Internal Combustion Engine Using

                Variation In Compression Ratio

 

                 International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering (IJRTE)

                 ISSN 1797-9617

                       Volume 1,  Number 5,  May 2009

                  Issue on Mechanical Engineering

                    Page(s): 35-40

 

2)            Title:   The Design of Vertical Pressure Vessels Subjected to applied forces and Vibrational    

                    Conditions.

   Journal:International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology(IJMET)

ISSN 0976 鈥 6340 (Print)

ISSN 0976 鈥 6359 (Online)

Volume 3, Issue 2, May-August (2012), pp. 38-45

 

 

 

 

         Papers in Refereed International Conferences (Selected)

1)  Title: 鈥淒isc Brake Squawk Analysis鈥

               

                              International conferance on Emerging Trends in Engg., at J J Makdum COE,

                             Jaisingpur,Dist-Kolhapur,MS. 2010.

 

               2) Title:-鈥淥ptimizationof Suspension System and an Introduction to Genetic ( Evolutionary)

                               Algorithm.鈥  

                              International conferance on Emerging Trends in Technology and It鈥檚

                               Application鈥滶ngg., at Yadavrao Tasgaonkar Institute of Engg &Technology,

                               Dist :- Raigad  March-2013.

 

                           

Popular News Articles/Letters

 

Other Scientific Activities

         Membership of professional bodies

 

i)         SAE International.

 

Current Research/Student Team

 

         Mr. Amol Badgujar (M.Tech, ongoing)

         Mr.Amol Avhad  (M.Tech, ongoing)

         Mr.Padmnabh Kulkarni  (M.Tech, ongoing)

         Mr. Keval Ved and Nehar Kulkarni etc.. (B.Tech, ongoing)

Personal Homepage:-  pramodwankhade.com

Openings for prospective students

o  M.Tech students: The following three projects are available. Introductory details are given under each project. Interested students should meet me in my office for a discussion. Send me an email mentioning your cell no. and a preferred time for meeting.

1.      Effect of Emulsification on C. I. engine combustion process.

2.      CFD analysis of a exhaust and inlet flow Rotary Engine.

3.      Reduction in frictional losses ofI.C. engines through proper selection of material and applying Tribology.

o  B.Tech students: The following three projects are available. Introductory details are given under each project. Interested students should meet me in my office for a discussion. Send me an email mentioning your cell no. and a preferred time for meeting.

1.      Design and Development of a  off-road ATV for SAE competitions.

2.      Design and Development of a  Formula Racing Car using Green Technology.

3.      Alternate fuels.

4.      Design of a Light weight Chassis frame for commercial vehicles.