R & D Mechanical Engineering

Funded/ Sponsored Research Projects:

1 Mr.S R Thorat,
Dr. A G Thakur
Investigation of Influence of Burnishing Process on Surface Properties of Aluminum Alloy Research Mentorship Program, Aspire, BCUD, SPPU Pune 11/06/2019 3,00,000/-
2 Prof. N D Sadaphal,
Prof. K N Wakchaure
Underwater Friction Stir Welding of Magnesium Alloy. Research Mentorship Program, Aspire, BCUD, SPPU Pune 11/06/2019 2,70,000/-
1. Prof. S.V.Fartale
Prof. K. C. Bhosale
Development of Magneto -Rherehological (MR) Brake for two wheeler BCUD, SPPU Pune 27/03/2015 2,40,000/-
2. Prof. K. C. Bhosale
Optimization of heat balance in resistance spot welding and improvement of fatigue life of welded joints BCUD, SPPU Pune 27/03/2015 1,70,000/-
3. Prof. S. P. Palekar
Prof. K B Somwanshi
Probabilistic Finite Element Method modeling and fracture analysis of single edge notched laminated composite plate. BCUD, SPPU Pune 27/03/2015 80,000/-
4. Prof. K. N. Wakcahure
Experimental investigation of influence of tool geometry on mechanical properties of friction stir welded joint BCUD, SPPU Pune 27/03/2015 2,00,000/-

Consultancy Work Details:

SR NODateName & AddressType of Work DoneService provided byAmount Recieved in Rs.
1 24-07-2018 Marathwada Association of Small Scale Industries (MASSIA) and GIZ Germany Student Innovation project on MSME Live problems Faculties with students. 1,90,000/-
2 18-03-2019 MMNATC COE and Tech Malegaon Vibration measurement Dr. L.S. Dhamande 6,000/-
3 12-01-2019 Deogiri COE-Aurangabad Vibration measurement Dr. L.S. Dhamande 1,000/-
4 18-08-2018 Design innovation Center, IDC IITB Mumbai Anti-Riot Helmet Analysis Dr. A. B. Bhagwat,
Mr. K. N. Wakchaure
Academic Year 2017-18
5. 25-09-2017 MMNATC COE and Tech Malegaon Vibration measurement Dr. L.S. Dhamande 10,000/-
Academic Year 2016-17
6. 03-10-2016 MMNATC COE and Tech Malegaon Vibration measurement Dr. L.S. Dhamande 10,000/-
Academic Year 2015-16
7. 04-04-2016 Mr. Jadhav Sandeep, SNJB, Chandwad Vibration analysis of Gear box Dr. L.S. Dhamande 6,000/-
8. 15-07-2015 Mr. Kolhe M.P. AVCOE,Sangamer Natural frequency of healthy and cracked beam using FFT Analyser Dr. L.S. Dhamande 6,000/-
9. 30-06-2015 Miss.Toshita Dhande MIT,Aurangabad Using FFT Analyser Dr. L.S. Dhamande 5,000/-
10. 04-06-2015 Mr. Pankaj D. Shinde :AVCOE, Sangamner Surface finish testing Mr. H. P. Varade 1,000/-

Patents Filed By Mechanical Department:

Academic Year 2017-18Academic Year 2013-14
1 201821022292 A Child safety door latch lock Dr. A G Thakur,
Mr. K N Wakchaure,
Mr Ankit Kapale,
Mr. Prashant Jadhav
29-06-2018 Published
2 201821022343 A Tube and tubeless chambered hybrid tire Dr. A G Thakur,
Mr. K N Wakchaure,
Mr. N D. Sadaphal
Mr Ankit Kapale,
Mr. Prashant Jadhav
29-06-2018 Published
3 201821022388 A Helmet with hands-free visor control Dr. A G Thakur,
Mr. K N Wakchaure,
Mr Ankit Kapale,
Mr. Prashant Jadhav
29-06-2018 Published
4. 201821004172 Control moment Gyroscope configuration for Spherical Robot Vehicle. Mr Ankit Kapale
Mr. Prashant Jadhav
04-02-2018 Application Awaiting Examination
Academic Year 2015-16
5. 201621007509 Clutch Gear Lever technology for gear shifting in Automobile Mr. S.V.Fartale 03-03-2016 Published
6. 201621000892 Development of POLYTETRAFLUROETHYLENE (PTFE) composite base material for sugarcane crushing roller. Dr. P M Patare 11-01-2016 Published
7. 201621000943 Hand wheel mounted hand operated (paddle less) smart braking system for four wheeler automobiles. Mr. S.V.Fartale 11-01-2016 Published
Academic Year 2014-15
8. 1264/MUM/2015 Innovative Method of Conversion of Car Into Bike And Vice A Versa. Dr. S S Ingale 31-03-2015 Application Examined (Fer Issued)
9. 724/MUM/2014 Pedal Operated Gooseberry Seed Removing Machine. Mr. M D Pasarkar
Mr. D P Bhaskar
Dr. A. G. Thakur
28-02-2014 Application Awaiting Examination
10. 102/MUM/2014 Innovative Method of Emission Reduction of Diesel Engine Using Cerium Oxide A+s A Fuel Additive. Dr. S S Ingale 13-01-2014 Application in Amended stage


Academic Year 2019-20 (till 3-3-2020)
  • Mr. D. P. Bhaskar, “FE Modeling for geometrically nonlinera analysis of laminated plates using a new plate theory”, Advaces in Aircraft and Spacecraft Science, doi.org/10.12989/ass.2019.6.5.409
  • Mr. D. P. Bhaskar, “Geometrically Nonlinear analysisof Laminated Composite Platessublected to Uniform Distributed Load using a New Hypothesis: FEM approach”, Mechanics Of Advanced Composite Stuctures
  • Mr S. R. Thorat, “Analysis of surface roughness and wear resistance in low plasticity burnishing process using multi objective optimization techniques”, Advances in Minerals, metals, Materials, Manufacturing and Modelling (ICAM-5)

Academic Year 2018-19
  • Chandra Shekhar Pant and Amitabh Bhattacharya, “Evaluation of an energy consistent entrainment model for volumetrically forced jets using large eddy simulations”, American Institute of Physics, pp-105-107, doi: 10.1063/1.5049457.
  • V. P. Bhaurkar, “Identification and determination of crack in beam using FEA and vibration approach”, Journal of Engg, design and Technology (Emerald Publishing).
  • P.M. Patare, “Optimization of Glass fiber and MoS2 Filled PTFE CompositesUsing Non Traditional Optimization Techniques”, Materials Today: Proceedings Science direct. (Conference)
  • K C Bhosale, Integrated Production Planning and scheduling for parallel production lines.”, Springer nature singapore (Book chapter)
  • A. B. Bhagwat, “Falling Water films over vertical surfaces due to orthogonal water jet impingement”, Fluid Dynamics Research (Japanese society of fluid mechanics) Scopus
  • C. S. Pant, “Evolution of Droplets During Turbulent Mixing of Air Parcels”, Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Conference 2018 IITB (7th Int and 45th National)
  • I I sayyed, “Buckling analysis of composite structure using refined first order shear deformation theory”, International conference on advanced functional material and devices (submitted)
  • D. P. Bhaskar, “A new inverse trigonometric shear deformation theory for bending analysis of laminated composite plates using finite element method”, International Conference on Advanced Functional Materials and Devices (ICAFMD-2019)
  • Y. H. Ahire, “Comparative Evaluations Of Combustion, Performance And Emission Characteristics Of Diesel Engine Using Castor Biodiesel Blends”, International Conference on Insights in Mechanical & Civil Engineering (ICIMCE-2019), DYPIET, Pune, India, 26-27 April 2019

Academic Year 2017-18

  • Santosh V. Bhaskar and Hari N. Kudal, “Investigation of Tribological Behaviour of Nitrided and Coated AISI 4140 Steel” Journal of Materials Science & Surface Engineering, Vol- 5 No.5, pp 627-632
  • Santosh V. Bhaskar and Hari N. Kudal, “Effect of TiCN and AlCrN Coating on Tribological Behaviour of Plasmanitrided AISI 4140 Steel, International Journal of Surface Engineering and Interdisciplinary Materials Science, Vol-5 issue-2, DOI: 10.4018/IJSEIMS.2017070101.
  • Laxmikant S. Dhamandea,and Mangesh B. Chaudhari, “Compound gear-bearing fault feature extraction using statistical features based on time-frequency method” Measurement, PP-63-77, Doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2018.04.059
  •  Sonam Mahendra Gujrathi1, “Improvement in Wear Resistance of PTFE by Addition of Fillers”, Research and Reviews on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, Vol-1, Issue-1, pp 1-9.
  • Prasad M Patare aand Dr G. S. Lathkarb, “Optimization of Glass fiber and MoS2 Filled PTFE Composites Using Non Traditional Optimization Techniques”, Materials Today: Proceedings,pp- 7310–7319, Doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.11.400.
  • K. C. Bhosale and  P. J. Pawar, “Material flow optimisation of production planning and scheduling problem in flexible manufacturing system by real coded genetic algorithm (RCGA)”, Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, doi.org/10.1007/s10696-018-9310-5.
  • K. C. Bhosale and  P. J. Pawar, “Material Flow Optimisation of Flexible Manufacturing System using Real Coded Genetic Algorithm (RCGA)”, Materials Today: Proceedings, Vol- 5, pp- 7160–7167.
  •  Mahesh A. Marathe, Kailash C. Bhosale, Santosh D. Barse, Milind D. Dhanke, “ Design & Analysis of Different Materials  For Hydraulic Milling Fixture”, International Journal Of Advanced Electronics & Communication Systems,

Academic Year 2016-17

  • L. S. Dhamande and  B. Chaudhari , “Bearing Fault Diagnosis Based on Statistical Feature Extraction in Time and Frequency Domain and Neural Network” International Journal of Vehicle Structures Systems, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp.229-240 DOI:104273/ijvss.8.4.09, 2016,
  • Achchhe Lal, S.P.Palelar, S.B. Mulani and R.K.Kapania, “Stochastic extended finite element implementation for fracture analysis of central cracked laminated composite plate”, Aerospace Science and Technology, pp 131-151, 2016 DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ast.2016.10.028.
  • Achchhe Lal and S.P.Palelar, “Stochastic fracture analysis of laminated composite plate with arbitrary cracks using X-FEM”, Steel and composite structures, International Journal of Mechanics and Materials in Design, vol.13, pp. 195-228, DOI 10.1007/s10999-015-9325-y, 2017.
  • Achchhe Lal, P Palekar Shailesh, “Probabilistic fracture investigation of symmetric angle ply laminated composite plates using displacement correlation method” Curved and Layered Structures, vol.3, No.1, pp.47-62, DOI 10.1515/cls-2016-0004, 2016
  • I.I.Sayyad, A. Karandikar and A. Murukute, “Compressed Air Vehicle”, International Journal for Research in Applied Science & Engineering Technology, ,Volume 4, Issue 6, pp. 82-88, 2016
  • I.I.Sayyad, S. S.Pawar, R. A.Shrirame  and Amol V.Raut, “ Pipe Cutting- A different Approach”,International Journal for Research in Applied Science & Engineering Technology, Volume 4, No-6, pp.279-286, 2016
  • K.N.Wakchaure,  A.G.Thakur, V.Gadhak  and A.Kumar, “Multi-objective Optimization of Friction Stir Welding of Aluminium Alloy 6082- T6 Using hybrid Taguchi-Grey Relation Analysis-ANN method”, International Mining & Machinery Exhibition, Materials Today Proceedings, 2017,
  • D.P.Bhaskr and A.G.Thakur, “Design of Centrifugal Fan: A CFD Approach”, International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology,Vol-04, pp.44-55,2017
  • P.M. Patare, “Tribological Performance Analysis of Polymer Composite Using Nontraditional Optimization Technique”, National Tribology Conference at Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi 2016 organized by Tribology Society of India.
  • S.S.Ingle, P. T. Nitnaware and D.D. Shelke, “Emission characteristics of diesel engine using palm biodiesel with copper oxide nanomaterial as an additive”, International Conference on Recent Trends in Engineering Science and Management, Genba Sopanrao Moze ,College of Engineering, Pune

Academic Year 2015-16

  • A G Thakur and KC Bhosle, “Application of Fuzzy Logic Method for Optimisation of Spot Welding Parameters of Stainless Steel (AISI 304)”,International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, Volume-3, Issue-3, pp 261-263, 2015
  • S.S.Ingle and V.M.Nandedkar  “Cerium Oxide Nanomaterial As An Emission Reducing Fuel Additive”,Bionano Frontier”, Advanced Technology and Innovations in Mechanical Engineering , Vol.8, Issue.3, pp215-221, 2015
  • L.S. Dhamande and M. B. Chaudhari, “Detection of combined gear bearing fault in single stage spur gear box using Artificial Neural Nework”, Proccedia Engineering 144, pp.759-766, 2016
  • L.S. Dhamande and M.B.Chaudhari, “Bearing Fault Diagnosis Based on Statistical Feature Extraction in Time and Frequency Domain and Neural Network”, International Journal of Vehicle structures and systems, Vol.8, No.4, pp. 229-240, 2016.
  • I.I.Sayyad, S.Pawar, S. Ravishankar, A. Raut and R. N Yadav, “ Automatic and Portable Gas Pipe Cutter”, International Engineering Research Journal, ,Issue 3,pp-294-296, 2015
  • S. S. Wawre and D. K. Kabade, “ An Overview Of Recent Trends In Parametric Modeling”,International Journal of modern Trends in Engineering and Research, Vol 3, Issue.4, pp.10-15, 2015
  • S.M.Gujrathi and A. A. Joshi, “Tribological Performance of Polytetrafluroethylene Chrome Publishing”,  Journal of Polymers and Applied Polymer Composites, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp.1-6, 2015
  • V. J. Suryawanshi and S.S Waware, “Simply Supported  Fibre Glass Composite Beam Fault -Crack Investigation Based On Natural Frequencies-A Review”, International Engineering Research Journal, Issue 3,pp.401-404, 2016
  • A. A. Shaikh and R R Navthar, “Computational Fracture Mechanics Analysis of Cold Rolled Mild Steel by CTOD Technique”, International Engineering Research Journal, 2015, Vol-1 iss.2
  • N. S. Aher, S.S. Sarawade, L.S. Dhamande and D.P. Bhaskar,“Vibration Analysis of Cooling Tower Fan Blades”, International organisation of Scientific ResearchJournal of Mechanical & Civil Engineering , Vol-2, PP-45-49, 2016
  • H. D. Gurav , S.B.Sanap and B. Duggirala, “Non-Linear Finite Element Analysis of Rubber Bush for 2-Wheeler Rear Shock Absorber for Prediction of Fatigue Life”, International Journal of Advance Research in Engineering, Science & Technology, Vol- 2, Issue.5, pp.1-6, 2015
  • A. S.Arote and S. D. Jagtap, “Review on performance enhancement methods of diesel engine based on piston geometry, injection pressure and exhaust gas recirculation”, Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research, , Vol.2 Issue.6, pp.352-357 ,2015
  • Ravindra kolhe  and J.H.Bhangale , “An Experimental Investigation on the Effect of Al2O3-H2O and Cuo- H2O Nanofluid on the Efficiency of Flat-plate Solar Collectors”, International Journal of Science and Research, Volume 4, Issue 9, PP 240-245, 2015
  • Ravindra Kolhe and  J.H.Bhangale ,   “Experimental Study of Loop Thermosyphon Solar Water Heater Using Water and Al2O3 Nanofluid as Working Fluid, International Journal for Scientific Research & Development”, Vol. 3, Issue 06, PP 232-236 , 2015
  • Ravindra Kolhe an J.H.Bhangale, “Evaluation of the Thermal Performance of Thermosyphon  Heat Pipe Solar Collector with Copper oxide as Nanofluid” , International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 5, Issue 10, PP 1-6,  2015
  • V. P. Bhaurkar, A. G. Thakur and L. S. Dhamande, “Identification and determination of cracks in beams using vibration analysis and FEA approach, International Engineering Research Journal, Vol. 2, pp.531-534, 2015.
  • L. S .Dhamande and M. B. Chaudhari, ‘Bearing Fault Diagnosis Based on Statistical Feature Extraction in Time and Frequency Domain and Neural Network’, International Conference on Mechanical Engineering at SSN, CoE, Chennai, 2016.
  • L.S .Dhamande and M. B. Chaudhari, “Detection of combined gear bearing fault in single stage spur gear box using artificial neural network”, 12th International conference on vibration problems held at IIT Guwahati, 2015.
  • S. P.Ubale, A.R.Acharya and A.T.Pise, “Experimental investigation and performance of straight heat pipe by using surfactant and nanofluid”,National Conference on Research Advances in Manufacturing, SVNIT Surat, ISBN-978-93-5212-649-1, 2015

Academic Year 2014-15

  • A.V.Damale and K.N.Nandurkar, “Numerical Simulation of Side Heating for Controlling Distortion in MMAW Butt Welded Plates.,SADHANA”, Vol-40, Issue.-2, pp.487-502, 2015,   (A Springer Journal with Impact Factor- 0.587)
  • L. S. Dhamande , “Condition monitoring of Deep groove Ball Bearing using FFT analyser”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol.4, Issue 04, pp.365-369,  2015
  • L. S. Dhamande, A. C. Pawar and V. J Suryawanshi, “Detection of Fault in Gear Box System using Vibration Analysis Method”, International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, Vol.4, No.6, pp.3985-3989, 2014
  • L. S. Dhamande and R. V. Bhaskar, “Damage Detection in Aluminium Honeycomb Structure using Vibration Analysis”, International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology, Vol.4, No.5, pp.3374-3379, 2014.
  • Prasad M Patare, “Effect of Filler Glass Fibre on the Tribological Properties of the PTFE composites”, International Journal of Innovation Research in Science, Engineering and Technology. Vol 3, DOI :10.15680, 2014
  • . H. P. Varade, “Use of Fuzzy Logic Method for the Optimisation of the Wear Parameters of Aluminum Alloy”, Trends in Mechanical Engineering & Technology, Volume.5, Issue. 1, pp.20-25, 2015
  • J. Ahemad, R.A.Kapgate, N.D.Sadaphal, and Y.H.Ahire “Tribological behavior of AL-LM 25 and SiC”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol.02 , Issue 03 PP.893-896, 2015
  • S. R. Thorat, K.C. Bhosale and H.P. Varade, “FE Analysis and Experimental Validation of Residual Stresses in Arc Welding”, Journal of Experimental & Applied Mechanics, Volume.6, Issue.1,  pp. 7-18, 2015
  • D. K. Kabade and S. S. Wawre, “Optimization of Tool Path Through Vericut”, International Journal Of Advances in Production And Mechanical Engineering ,Volume 1, Issue 4, pp.38-41, 2015
  • J. B. Ashtekar and A.G.Thakur, “Simulink Model Of Suspenssion System & Its Validation On Suspenssion Test Rig”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics Research India, Vol-3, Issue-3, pp-811-818, 2014
  • A. S. Chavan and M. A. Venkatesh, “Stress Analysis And Optimisation Of Rolling Mill Housing Using Cae”, International Journal Of Engineering, Education And Technology, Vol. 3, Issue. 2,pp.1-6, 2015.
  • S. S. Ingle, “Emission reduction using nanomaterial coated catalytic Converter”, International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research vol. 1, No.5 pp.456-460, 2015
  • S. P. Palekar, “Probabilistic Fracture Analysis of Symmetrically Angle-Ply Laminated Composite Plates with Single Edge V- Notch”, International Conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanics, IIT Kharagpur, 2014
  • N.D.Sadaphal and Y.A.Bhavsar, “ Optimization of wear parameters of composite PTFE by fuzzy Logic, National conference on Innovations in Mechanical Engineering, MIT Academy Engineering, Alandi, 2015.
  • A. A. Joshi,”Experimental Optimization of Thickness of Protective Padding for Twowheeler Rider’s Helmet”, Applied Mechanics and Materials 612, 2014
  • A. Shaikh, “Fracture mechanics simulation of cold rolled mild steel”, Recent advances in mechanical engineering, PDVVP COE Ahmednagar, 2015