Educational Details

Degree : B.E.
Year : 2009
University : Visvesvaraya Technological University
PG Degree : M.Tech.
Year : 2012
University : Visvesvaraya Technological University

Teaching Experience

19/08/2009 to till date

Mechanical Engineering

SJEC, Mangalore

Assistant Professor

Specialization PG

Computational Analysis in Mechanical Sciences

Subjects teaching at Under Graduate level

Elements of Mechanical Engineering, Computer Aided Engineering Drawing, Mechanics of Material, Computer Aided Machine Drawing, Material Science and Metallurgy, Dynamics of Machine, Manufacturing Process, Finite Element Methods, Engineering Economics

Subjects teaching at Post Graduate level

Modeling and Simulation

Technical Interest

Composite Materials

National journals

Anil Antony Sequira, Ravikantha Prabhu, N. S. Sriram and Thirumaleshwara Bhat, “ Effect of Cutting Parameter on Cutting Force and Surface Roughness of Aluminium Components Using Face Milling Process- A Taguchi Approach”, NMAMIT, Nitte, Annual Research Journal, Volume 3, October 2013, ISSN 2249-0426, pp. 29-35

International journals

 1. M. Sudheer, Ravikantha Prabhu, K. Raju, and Thirumaleshwara Bhat, “Optimization of Dry SlidingWear Performance of Ceramic Whisker Filled Epoxy Composites Using Taguchi Approach”, Advances in Tribology, Volume 2012, Article ID 431903, 9 pages

2. M. Sudheer, Ravikantha Prabhu, K. Raju, and Thirumaleshwara Bhat “Modeling and Analysis for Wear Performance in Dry Sliding of Epoxy/Glass/PTW Composites Using Full Factorial Techniques”, ISRN Tribology, Volume 2013, Article ID 624813, 11 pages

3. Mudradi Sudheer, Ravikantha Prabhu, Kandavalli Raju, and Thirumaleshwara Bhat, “Effect of Filler Content on the Performance of Epoxy/PTW Composites”, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 2014, Article ID 970468, 11 pages

Papers Presented in National Conference

1.  Sudheer M, Ravikantha Prabhu, Raju K, Thirumaleshwara Bhat , “Effect of Ceramic    Micro-  Whiskers on Tribo-Performance of Epoxy Resin Composites – A Taguchi Approach”, National Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials for Advanced Technology (NETMAT), 20-21st March 2012, KVGCE, Sullia, Karnataka

2. Sudheer M, Ravikantha Prabhu, Raju K, T Bhat, “Hybrid effect of ceramic whiskers and graphite flakes on mechanical and dry sliding performance of epoxy composites”,  National Conference on challenges in research and technology (CRT – 2013),  SDMIT, Ujire, Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Papers Presented in International Conference

1.  Sudheer M, Ravikantha Prabhu, Raju K,  Thirumaleshwara Bhat, “Dry Sliding Wear behavior of Potassium Titanate Whisker Reinforced Epoxy Based Polymer Matrix Composites”, Third International Multi-Component Polymer Conference (IMPC-2012), 23-25th March 2012, M G University, Kottayam (Kerala)

2. Anil Antony Sequira, Ravikantha Prabhu, N. S. Sriram and Thirumaleshwara Bhat, “Modified Method of Estimation of Specific Cutting Pressure for Mechanistic Cutting Force Models”, International Conference on Emerging Trend if Engineering (ICETE), 2012, pp. 177-182

Number of academic projects guided

UG : 4

Workshop Attend

1. Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) workshop held at Canara Engineering College, Benjana Padav on 17th March 2009

2. Seminar on “Sustainable Urban Development- Engineers Role” held on Saturday, 26th February, 2011 at Occean Pearl Hotel, Mangalore Organized by Kodagu Dakshina Kannada and Udupi Engineer’s Association

3. Three- Day National level workshop on “Mechatronics and MEMS” conducted by SDM institute of Technology, Ujire on 20-22 October 2011

4. Two-week ISTE workshop on “Computational Fluid Dynamics”, Conducted by IIT Bombay from 12th to 20th June, 2012 at MIT, Manipal

5. Two-week ISTE workshop on “Engineering Thermodynamics”, Conducted by IIT Bombay from 11th to 21st November, 2012 at SIT, Mangalore

6. Three day work shop on “Application of Statistical and Soft Computing Techniques in Engineering Research”, Conducted by CEC, Benjanpadav from 29th -31st July 2013

Workshops/Seminars organized

1. PRERANA - Three day workshop on Employability Skills

4th to 6th March, 2014

2. PROTHSAHAN - Three day workshop on technical Skills Enhancement

23rd to 26th January, 2014

Awards and Achivements

First Rank and Gold Medal in M.Tech (Computational Analysis in Mechanical Sciences)