Educational Details

Degree : B.E.
Year : 2003
University : Manipal University
PG Degree : M.Tech.
Year : 2005
University : Manipal University
Doctoral Degree : Lean Six Sigma
Year : 2016
University : Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi
Other Degree : Master Black Belt in Six Sigma
Year : 2017
University : Indian Statistical Institute, Bengaluru

Teaching Experience

Period: September 2006 till date
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Institution: St Joseph Engineering College – Vamanjoor, Mangaluru
Designation: Joined St Joseph Engineering College as a Lecturer, and currently holds the designation of Professor.

Period: July 2005 to September 2006
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Institution: Canara Engineering College - Benjanapadavu, Mangaluru
Designation: Lecturer

Specialization Ph.D

Lean Six Sigma

Specialization PG

Engineering Management

Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level

Elements of Mechanical Engineering; Kinematics of Machines; Metrology and Measurement; Manufacturing Process; Engineering Economy; Operations Management; Total Quality Management; Computer Aided Engineering Drawing; Computer Aided Machine Drawing; Statistical Quality Control; Operations research.

Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level

Quantitative Techniques for Management

Technical Interest

Lean Six Sigma, Robust Engineering, Reliability Engineering, Total Quality Management

Skill Set

Certified Master Black Belt in Six Sigma, Expertise in MINITAB, JMP, and SPSS statistical software; ARENA Simulation Software; Solid Edge, and AutoCAD modelling software.

National journals

[1]. Shreeranga Bhat and Jnanesh N.A. (2013), Transforming Higher Education with Lean Six Sigma, HEF Indian Journal of Higher Education, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 81-85. (Higher Education Forum). ISSN: 0976 - 1314

International journals

[1]. Shreeranga Bhat, Nishchith H, Akshay Kumar U R, Ramith Raj, Naveen M V, and Jishnumohan Damodaran Nair, Application of Six Sigma in developing a Construction Machine, Third National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2017), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 4th & 5th August 2017 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[2]. Shreeranga Bhat, Prajwal J, Pratheek S, Kevin Prajwal Pais, and Sonal Rohan Vaz, A Study on Implementation of Lean Six Sigma Methodology in Plywood Industry, Third National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2017), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 4th & 5th August 2017 at Mangaluru, D.K., 
[3]. Pavana Kumara B, John Paul Vas, Shreeranga Bhat, and Karthik Madhyastha N., A Study on the Vibration Characteristics of Bagasse-Banana fibre Hybrid Composite, Third National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2017), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 4th & 5th August 2017 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[4]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N. A., Mathew Jose, A Study on Adaptation of Six Sigma Concepts in A Small Scale Production Industry, Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2016), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 5th & 6th August 2016 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[5]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N. A., Prashanth P. Kamath, Rajat R. Nayak, Nithin M. D’souza, A Study on Implementation of Lean Approach in Automobile Service Industry, Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2016), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 5th & 6th August 2016 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[6]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Shreeranga Bhat, Babisha K. C., Krishna M. Moger, Minal Patricia D’almeida, Clyde Jofan Menezes, Taguchi Analysis on the Compressive Strength behaviour of Waste Plastic-Rubber Composite Materials, Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2016), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 5th & 6th August 2016 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[7]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N.A., Rego Anil Melvyn, and D’souza R. A., Application of Operations Research Technique to Improve the Performance of the HID of a Hospital, First National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2015), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 7th & 8th August 2015 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[8]. Shiri Noel Deepak, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, and Girish Kumar, Effect of Heat Treatment Variables on the Abrasive Wear Behaviour of Al-6061 Alloy and Al 6061-SiCP Composites Using Taguchi Technique, First National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2015), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 7th & 8th August 2015 at Mangaluru, D.K.
[9]. Venkatesh Rao, Prashanth Kumar, and Shreeranga Bhat, Performance and Emission Characteristics of Cotton Seed Oil Methyl Ester and Diesel blend on CI Engine at Elevated Inlet Air Temperature, First National Conference on Renewable Energy Systems and Enginnering (NCRESE-14), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., Vivekanada College of Engineering and Technology, held on 7th & 8th November 2014 at Puttur, D.K.
[10]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, Girish Kumar, Investigation of the Effect of Aging variables on the Impact behavior of Al 6061 alloy and its composites, at National Conference on Challenges in Research & Technology in the Coming Decades (CRT-2013), September 27-28,2013, in S.D.M.I.T, Ujire, Dharmasthala. 
[11]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, and Girish Kumar, Statistical and Experimental investigation of the effect of ageing variables on the tribological properties of AL 6061-SiC particulate composite material, at National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Trends in Engineering & Management (NCIETEM-2013), March 22-23, 2013, in A.I.T.E, Mijar, Moodabidri.
[12]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, and Girish Kumar, Impact Behaviour of Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composite – Statistical and Experimental Investigation, at National Conference on Smart Materials & Technologies for Emerging Electronics (NC-SMTEE-2013), March 8-9, 2013, in M.I.T.E, Mijar, Moodabidri.
[13]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N. A., and Nagaprasad H., Lean Six Sigma: New System to Obtain Strategic Strength & Competitive Advantage And Profits For Hospitals, National Conference on New Advances In Thermal, Design, Materials And Manufacturing Engineering - (NATDMME – 09), Organized by Department Of Mechanical Engineering, Malnad College of Engineering held during   5 - 7 March 2009 at Hassan.
[14]. Shreeranga Bhat and Rodrigues L.L.L., Evaluation Productivity through Effective Waste Management: A Case Study in Small Scale Industry, in national conference on the “New Growth Cycle in the Context of Globalization: Lesson for Indian Inc.”, held during 21-22 October 2005 at JNNCE, Shimoga.
[15]. Shreeranga Bhat and Rodrigues L.L.L., Spiritual Dimensions in Management, National conference on Modern Trends in Management (MTM-04), Organised by Department of Industrial and Production Engg., Gogte Institute of Technology, held on 12 and 13 May, 2004 at Belgaum.

Papers Presented in National Conference

[1]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N. A., Mathew Jose, A Study On Adaptation of Six Sigma Concepts in A Small Scale Production Industry, Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2016), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 5th & 6th August 2016 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[2]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N. A., Prashanth P. Kamath, Rajat R. Nayak, Nithin M. D’souza, A Study on Implementation of Lean Approach in Automobile Service Industry, Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2016), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 5th & 6th August 2016 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[3]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Shreeranga Bhat, Babisha K. C., Krishna M. Moger, Minal Patricia D’almeida, Clyde Jofan Menezes, Taguchi Analysis on the Compressive Strength behaviour of Waste Plastic-Rubber Composite Materials, Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2016), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 5th & 6th August 2016 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[4]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N.A., Rego Anil Melvyn, and D’souza R. A., Application of Operations Research Technique to Improve the Performance of the HID of a Hospital, First National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2015), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 7th & 8th August 2015 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[5].  Shiri Noel Deepak, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, and Girish Kumar, Effect of Heat Treatment Variables on the Abrasive Wear Behaviour of Al-6061 Alloy and Al 6061-SiCP Composites Using Taguchi Technique, First National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2015), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 7th & 8th August 2015 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[6]. Venkatesh Rao, Prashanth Kumar, and Shreeranga Bhat, Performance and Emission Characteristics of Cotton Seed Oil Methyl Ester and Diesel blend on CI Engine at Elevated Inlet Air Temperature, First National Conference on Renewable Energy Systems and Enginnering (NCRESE-14), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., Vivekanada College of Engineering and Technology, held on 7th & 8th November 2014 at Puttur, D.K.

[7]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, Girish Kumar, Investigation of the Effect of Aging variables on the Impact behavior of Al 6061 alloy and its composites, at National Conference on Challenges in Research & Technology in the Coming Decades (CRT-2013), September 27-28,2013, in S.D.M.I.T, Ujire, Dharmasthala.

[8]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, and Girish Kumar, Statistical and Experimental investigation of the effect of ageing variables on the tribological properties of AL 6061-SiC particulate composite material, at National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Trends in Engineering & Management (NCIETEM-2013), March 22-23, 2013, in A.I.T.E, Mijar, Moodabidri.

[9]. Noel Deepak Shiri, Thirumaleshwara Bhat, Shreeranga Bhat, and Girish Kumar, Impact Behaviour of Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composite – Statistical and Experimental Investigation, at National Conference on Smart Materials & Technologies for Emerging Electronics (NC-SMTEE-2013), March 8-9, 2013, in M.I.T.E, Mijar, Moodabidri.

[10]. Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N. A., and Nagaprasad H., Lean Six Sigma: New System to Obtain Strategic Strength & Competitive Advantage And Profits For Hospitals, National Conference on New Advances In Thermal, Design, Materials And Manufacturing Engineering - (NATDMME – 09), Organized by Department Of Mechanical Engineering, Malnad College of Engineering held during   5 - 7 March 2009 at Hassan.

[11]. Shreeranga Bhat and Rodrigues L.L.L., Evaluation Productivity through Effective Waste Management: A Case Study in Small Scale Industry, in national conference on the “New Growth Cycle in the Context of Globalization: Lesson for Indian Inc.”, held during 21-22 October 2005 at JNNCE, Shimoga.

[12]. Shreeranga Bhat and Rodrigues L.L.L., Spiritual Dimensions in Management, National conference on Modern Trends in Management (MTM-04), Organised by Department of Industrial and Production Engg., Gogte Institute of Technology, held on 12 and 13 May, 2004 at Belgaum.


Papers Presented in International Conference

[1]. Shreeranga Bhat, Rio D’Souza, Sathyendra Bhat, Ragesh Raju, A. Bikramjit Sing, Impact of Teacher’s and Students’ Learning Style on Continuous Learning, The Sixth International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education (ICTIEE - 2019), powered by Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), organized by Malla Reddy Engineering College, A.P., India, 7th-8th January 2019 at Hyderabad.

[2]. Sathyendra Bhat, Athokpam Bikramjit, Ragesh Raju, Rio D'Souza, Shreeranga Bhat, Enhancing the Quality of Computer Science Education with Industry Standard Coding Tools and Techniques, The Sixth International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education (ICTIEE’ 2019), powered by Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), organized by Chitkara University, Panjab., India, 10th-11th January 2019 at Chandigarh.

[3]. Ragesh Raju, Sathyendra Bhat, Athokpam Bikramjit, Rio D'Souza, Shreeranga Bhat, An Improvised, Interactive and Gamified Integrated Development Environment, The Sixth International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education (ICTIEE - 2019), powered by Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), organized by Chitkara University, Panjab., India, 10th-11th January 2019 at Chandigarh.

[4]. Shreeranga Bhat (2018), Productivity enhancement in a Plastic Industry: Application of Statistical Techniques, Fourth International Conference on Statistics for Twenty First Century – 2018 (ICSTC-2018) organized by Department of Statistics, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India, 13th– 15th December 2018 at Trivandrum.

[5]. Ajay Noronha, Shreeranga Bhat, and Suma Bhat, Lean-TRIZ - A New Philosophy in Service Sector Organization and the Readiness Factors Influencing its Implementation, First International Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2018), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 10th & 11th August 2018 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[6]. Pavana Kumara B, Shreeranga Bhat, Karthik Madhyastha, A Study on Wear Properties of SWCNT Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposite, First International Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (eTIME - 2018), Organized by Department of Mechanical Engg., St Joseph College of Engineering, held on 10th & 11th August 2018 at Mangaluru, D.K.

[7]. Sathyendra Bhat, Athokpam Bikramjit, Ragesh Raju, Rio D’Souza, Shreeranga Bhat, Strategies to Implement Effective Engineering Teaching in Practice, International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education - Imparting Futuristic Skills (APICTIEE-2018), SRM University, Andhra Pradesh, India, July 15th - 17th July 2018 at Amaravati.

[8]. Shreeranga Bhat (2017), Multi-response Optimization of Mild Steel Material: Application of Statistical Techniques, Third International Conference on Statistics for Twenty First Century – 2017 (ICSTC-2017) organized by Department of Statistics, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India, 14th– 16th December 2017 at Trivandrum.

[9]. Shreeranga Bhat (2016), Productivity Enhancement in a Traditional Small-Scale Industry: Application of Six Sigma Strategy, Second International Conference on Statistics for Twenty First Century – 2016 (ICSTC-2016) organized by Department of Statistics, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India, 21st – 23rd December 2016 at Trivandrum.

[10]. Vinayambika S. Bhat, S. Shanmuga Priya, I. Thirunavukkarasu, Shreeranga Bhat (2016), Design of Multi-Loop Controller for Minimization of Energy Consumption in the Distillation Column, 18th International Conference on Information and Communication Engineering (ICICE), organized by World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, in the conference proceedings of Vol.18, No. 9, pp. 1352 - 1360 September 19-20, Held at Chicago, USA.

[11]. Shreeranga Bhat, Gijo E.V., and Mark G. R. (2015), Adaptation of Six Sigma concepts in a printing process: A case study in a small-scale industry, International Conference on Statistics for Twenty First Century – 2015 (ICSTC-2015) organized by Department of Statistics, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India, 17th - 19th December 2015 at Trivandrum.

[12].  Shreeranga Bhat, Jnanesh N.A., and Gijo E.V. (2013), Adaptation of Six Sigma concepts in a technical process: A case study in a small-scale industry, International Conference on Quality, Reliability & Operations Research (ICONQROR 2013) organized by Indian Statistical Institute, Mumbai, 7th – 9th January 2013 at Mumbai.

Number of academic projects guided

UG : 17
PG : 4

Research Guidance

i.            Research Title: Experimental and Statistical Study of Natural Fiber Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposite

      Name of Research Scholar: Mr. Pawana Kumara B.

       Affiliation of Research Scholar: VTU, Belagavi

       Details of Research Center: Dept. of Mech Engg. SJEC, Mangaluru

 

ii.            Research Title: A Study of the Implementation of Design for Lean Six Sigma (DFLSS) Strategy for Product Development

      Name of Research Scholar: Mr. Anil Melwyn Rego.

      Affiliation of Research Scholar: VTU, Belagavi

      Details of Research Center: Dept. of Mech Engg. SJEC, Mangaluru

Workshop Attend

1.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Ten-day Learning and Development Interventions in Master Facilitator in Leadership and HRDby College of Leadership & HRD Mangaluru.

Date & Venue: 12th-21st January 2019, CLHRD Mangaluru

Organized by: CLHRD, Mangaluru.

2.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Four-weeks NPTEL online course on ‘Outcome Based Pedagogic Principle for Effective Teaching

Date & Venue: August-September 2018

Organized by: Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India

3.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day workshop on Reliability Theory & Survival Analysisby College of Leadership & HRD Mangaluru.

Date & Venue: 28-30 November 2018, Indian Statistical Institute, Bengaluru

Organized by: SQC & OR unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Bengaluru

4.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day Learning and Development Interventions in ‘Facilitating Excellence in Effective Leadership (FEEL) Teacher’ by College of Leadership & HRD Mangaluru.

Date & Venue: 2nd-4th July 2018, St Joseph Engineering College

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College.

5.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Five-Month online course on ‘Outcome Based Education’

Date & Venue: September 2017 to January 2018

Organized by: Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), USA

6.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day Phase-I ‘IUCEE International Engineering Educator Pre-Certification Workshop’

Date & Venue: 6th – 8th Mar 2018, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

Organized by: Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), USA

7.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: One-day workshop on ‘New Age Skills for Excellence in Teaching’

Date & Venue: 3rd Mar 2018, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

8.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Two-day case study presentation contest on ‘Six Sigma’

Date & Venue: 27th-28th Feb 2018, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore.

Organized by: SQC & OR Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore.

9.      Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Five-day workshop on ‘Immersive workshop on Pedagogy, Assessment and Institutionalization of Best Practices’

Date & Venue: 29 Jan – 02 Feb 2018, KLE Technological University, Hubballi.

Organized by: Centre for Engineering Education Research, KLE Technological University, Hubballi.

10.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Fifth International Conference on “Transformations in Engineering Education”

Date & Venue: 8th – 9th Jan 2018, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai.

Organized by: Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), USA

11.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: First IUCEE “Leadership Summit”

Date & Venue: 21st-22nd July 2017, International Center Goa.

Organized by: Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), USA

12.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Fifteen-day course on ‘Six Sigma Master Black Belt’

Date & Venue: 5th-17 June 2017

Organized by: Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore

13.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Fourth International conference on “Transformations in Engineering Education”

Date & Venue: 6th – 8th Jan 2017, Vardhaman College of Engineering, Hyderabad.

Organized by: Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), USA

14.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Six-month workshop in three phases (Face to face session and online) on ‘Outcome Based Education’

Date & Venue: August 2015 – January 2016

Organized by: Indo-US Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE), USA

15.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: One-day faculty development programme on ‘Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering’

Date & Venue: 7th August 2015

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

16.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Two-day workshop on ‘Outcome Based Education’

Date & Venue: 2-3rd August 2015

Organized by: B.M.S College of Engineering, Bangalore

17.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: TEQIP sponsored short term training programme on ‘Advances in Quality Management Practices in Industry’

Date & Venue: 10-14th July 2015

Organized by: National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, HP

18.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: One-day workshop on ‘Mentoring and Counselling’

Date & Venue: 23rd January 2015

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

19.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: One-day workshop on ‘Course Plan and CO attainment’

Date & Venue: 19th January 2015

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

20.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Five-day workshop on ‘Hands on LabVIEW Workshop’

Date & Venue: 12-16th July 2015

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

21.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day workshop on ‘Outcome Based Education’

Date & Venue: 10-12th July 2014

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

22.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day certificate course on ‘Problem solving using DOE’

Date & Venue: 16-18th July 2013

Organized by: Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore

23.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Four-day workshop on ‘Appreciative Experiential Learning’

Date & Venue: 09-12th July 2013

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

24.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: VTU sponsored two-day workshop on ‘Research methodologies and report writing’

Date & Venue: 28-29th May 2009

Organized by: MSRIT, Bangalore

25.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day workshop on ‘Numerical Methods and Analysis in Mechanical Engineering’

Date & Venue: 22-24th January 2009

Organized by: St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor

26.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Three-day workshop on ‘Quenching and Distortion Control’

Date & Venue: 28-30th September 2008

Organized by: Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, NIT-K Surathkal

27.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: TEQIP sponsored two-day workshop on ‘Virtual Instrumentation and Data Acquisition’

Date & Venue: 6-7th September, 2007

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT-K Surathkal

28.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: TEQIP sponsored ONE-week faculty development workshop on ‘Computer Aided Engineering Drawing (CAED)’

Date & Venue: 7-12th August, 2007

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, SIT Tumkur

29.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: AICTE sponsored first national conference ARNUMENTIA -2006

Date & Venue: 19th March 2006.

Organized by: MIJM Manipal

30.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Two-Day Workshop on ‘Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS-2005)’

Date & Venue: 1-2th August 2005

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK Surathkal

31.  Name of the Workshop/Seminar: AICTE sponsored first national conference on ‘Development and Challenges in Manufacturing Engineering’

Date & Venue: 18-20th December, 2004

Organized by: Mechanical Engineering Department, MIT Manipal

Workshops/Seminars organized

[1]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Convener of Three-day Faculty Development Program on “Curriculum Gap Analysis, Modalities of DAB & PAC Meeting, Framing Effective Action Items

Date & Venue: 22th to 24th January 2019

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru

 

[2]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Convener of First International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (e-TIME 2018)

Date & Venue: 10th and 11th August 2018

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

 

[3]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Convener of Three-day Faculty Development Program on “Curriculum Design and Management

Date & Venue: 16th to 18th July 2018

Organized by: Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru

 

[4]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Organizing Secretary of Third National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (e-TIME 2017)

Date & Venue: 4th and 5th August 2017

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

 

[5]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Convener of Two-day Workshop on “Quality Assurance in Engineering Education through OBE

Date & Venue: 30th and 31st January 2017

Organized by: Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru

 

[6]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Convener of Second National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (e-TIME 2016)

Date & Venue: 5th and 6th August 2016

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

 

[7]. Name of the Workshop/Seminar: Convener of First National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering (e-TIME 2015)

Date & Venue: 7th and 8th August 2015

Organized by: Department of Mechanical Engineering, St Joseph Engineering College, Mangaluru.

Workshops/Seminars conducted as Resource Persons

1.      Delivered Lecture on “Curriculum Gap Analysis, Modalities of DAB & PAC Meeting, Framing Effective Action Items”, during three-day workshop on “Course Design and Management”, held on 22 to 24 January 2018, Organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore.

2.      Delivered Lecture on “Statement of Teaching Philosophy”, during three-day workshop on “Course Design and Management”, held on 16 to 17 July 2018, Organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore.

3.      Delivered Lecture on “Design of Experiments” during Pre-conference workshop on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering 2017 (eTime 2017), held on 4th of August 2017, at St Joseph Engineering College, Vamanjoor, co-organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

4.      Delivered Lecture on “PEOs, POs, PSOs, and Bloom’s taxonomy; Writing Course Outcomes; Course Articulation Matrix; Considering taxonomies, Program articulation matrix; CO- PO mapping, Course Assessment, Programme Assessment and attainment; Continuous improvement by Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)” during Two-Day workshop on “Quality Assurance in Engineering Education through OBE”, held on 30 to 31st of January 2017, Organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore.

5.      Delivered Lecture on “Lean Thinking for Productivity Improvement” during two-week Faculty Development Programme on Entrepreneurship for Academicians”, held on 19th to 31st of December 2016, at S.D.M. Institute of Technology, Ujire, sponsored by NSTEDB, DST, New Delhi and EDI, Ahmedabad.

6.      Delivered Lecture on “CO, PO, and PSO Assessment Technique” during ‘Integra 2016’- Faculty Development Programme on Preparation for Accreditation, held on 19 to 21st of July 2016, at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore.

7.      Delivered Lecture on “Design of Experiments, and Taguchi’s Methodology” during Faculty Development Program on Applications of Statistical and Neural Network Techniques in Engineering, held on 6 to 7th of June 2016, at Shri Madhwa Vadiraja Institute of Technology and Management (SMVITM) Bantakal, Udupi, co-organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

8.      Delivered Lecture on “OBE and New SAR Format for Tier-II Institutions” during ‘Integra 2016’- Faculty Development Programme on Preparation for Accreditation, held on 19 to 22nd of January 2016, at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, co-organized by Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering.

9.      Delivered Lecture on “Preparation for Accreditation - New SAR Format” during ‘Integra 2015’- Faculty Development Programme on Preparation for Accreditation, held on 20th and 21st of July 2015, at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, co-organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

10.  Delivered lecture on “Six Sigma”, during ‘Quality Tools and Techniques-One day workshop for the students of engineering colleges”, Organized by Government of India, Ministry of MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Institute) Mangalore, held on 27th March 2014 at Hotel Deepa Comfort, Mangalore.

11.  Delivered lecture on “5s Work Place Organization”, during ‘PRERANA-Three day workshop on Employability Skills for the benefit of Junior Training Officers (JTO) of various Industrial Training Institute’, held on 6th March 2014 at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

12.  Delivered lecture on “Quality Tools and Techniques”, during ‘PROTHSAHAN-Three day workshop on technical skill enhancement for technical staff of Engineering colleges”, held on 24th January 2014 at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

13.  Delivered lecture on “Solid Edge software”, during ‘Computer basics, CAD and Mat Lab-A week short term training program for the faculty of Polytechnic colleges’, held on 19th January 2014 at Karnataka Polytechnic, Mangalore.

Awards and Achivements

  • Editorial Advisory Board Member of International Journal of Lean Six Sigma (http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/products/journals/editorial_team.htm?id=ijlss)
  • ‘Certified Master Black Belt in Six Sigma’ from Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Bangalore (Certificate No.: ISI/MBB27/10).
  • Best Paper Award - “Design of Multi-Loop Controller for Minimization of Energy Consumption in the Distillation Column”, Authored by Vinayambika S. Bhat, S. Shanmuga Priya, I. Thirunavukkarasu, Shreeranga Bhat, International Conference on Information and Communication and Communication Engineering (ICICE), organized by International Scientific Research and Experimental Development, Chicago, USA, during 19th and 20th September 2016.
  • “2015 Highly Commended Paper Award” for the research article titled, ‘Application of Six Sigma Methodologies in a Small-Scale Foundry Industry’ by the International Journal of Lean Six Sigma (Emerald Publishers - UK).
  • A research article titled ‘Application of Lean Six Sigma Methodology to Reduce the Cycle Time of Out-Patient Department Service in a Rural Hospital’ was selected for the press release, as “Potentially being of Broad Interest on Society”, August 2014 by the International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management (Indersceince Publishers - UK).

Details of membership in Professional bodies

Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). LM 56596

Administrative Responsibilities

Chief Accreditation Coordinator, Coordinator - IQAC

Details of interaction with outside world

1.      Delivered Lecture on “Lean Thinking for Productivity Improvement” during two-week Faculty Development Programme on Entrepreneurship for Academicians”, held on 19th to 31st of December 2016, at S.D.M. Institute of Technology, Ujire, sponsored by NSTEDB, DST, New Delhi and EDI, Ahmedabad.

2.      Delivered Lecture on “Design of Experiments, and Taguchi’s Methodology” during Faculty Development Program on Applications of Statistical and Neural Network Techniques in Engineering, held on 6 to 7th of June 2016, at Shri Madhwa Vadiraja Institute of Technology and Management (SMVITM) Bantakal, Udupi, co-organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

3.      Delivered lecture on “Six Sigma”, during ‘Quality Tools and Techniques-One day workshop for the students of engineering colleges”, Organized by Government of India, Ministry of MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Institute) Mangalore, held on 27th March 2014 at Hotel Deepa Comfort, Mangalore.

4.      Delivered lecture on “5s Work Place Organization”, during ‘PRERANA-Three-day workshop on Employability Skills for the benefit of Junior Training Officers (JTO) of various Industrial Training Institute’, held on 6th March 2014 at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

5.      Delivered lecture on “Quality Tools and Techniques”, during ‘PROTHSAHAN-Three-day workshop on technical skill enhancement for technical staff of Engineering colleges”, held on 24th January 2014 at St Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering.

6.      Delivered lecture on “Solid Edge software”, during ‘Computer basics, CAD and Mat Lab-A week short term training program for the faculty of Polytechnic colleges’, held on 19th January 2014 at Karnataka Polytechnic, Mangalore.

Interests / Hobbies

Bharatha Natyam, Carnatic Classical Singing