The students of 4th year Aeronautical Engineering, Mr. Rajathshetty, Mr. PavanKalyan V, Mr. MadhuPujar and Mr. PeddireddyOmkar Reddy students, have participated and own “Best project of the year” titled “Design and Fabrication of Fixed Wing UAV Operating in Air and Under Water Environment” in 42nd student project program (SPP) conducted by Karnataka state council for science and technology at Dr. MS Sheshagiri college of Engineering and Technology, Belagavi on 26/7/2019 and 27/7/2019 under the guidance of Mr. Vinod L, Department of Aeronautical Engineering.
Best Student Awards
Department of Aeronautical Engineering is happy to announce that, two of our students have been awarded as best outgoing students in the following sections.
Ms. S Spurthy have been awarded by NitteGulabiShetty memorial gold medal for securing highest CGPA of 9.74 in her Bachelor’s Degree during 9th Graduation ceremony held on 10 August 2019 at NMIT.
Mr. ChinthanDsouza of batch 2015-19 has been awarded by Justice. K S Hegde Memorial gold medal for his outstanding achievements during his bachelor’s degree.
Department of Aeronautical Engineering congratulates Mr.Naveen, Ms. Spurthy and Ms. Aishwarya for securing best ranks in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE),2019.
Some of the achievements of the students are listed below:
Our students have won 2nd place in Best Design Report Award in Regular Class SAEINDIA Southern Section
Aero Design Challenge held at SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai from 19th to 21st July 2019.
Team members : Shourya,
Team mentor : Siddalingappa PK
Best Paper Award for Edition Date : 30/06/2018.
Shrey. J. Mistry, Vinayaka. N, Vimalesh, Moumita Ghosh and Kareema Khatoon, "Design and Performance Evaluation of Polyhedral Swept Back High Wing Chuck Glider for Better L/D ratio", International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, Vol. 8, Issue 3, 2018, pp. 1-12. Scopus Indexed, Impact Factor : 7.6197 and Cite Score of 0.63 for current month. Guide: Vinayaka N
The 8th sem students of Department of Aeronautical Engineering, NMIT have won 1st Prize in Project Exhibition cum Competition - 2018, held at VTU Belagavi on 28th June 2018.The team stood 1st position out of 123 participating colleges, affiliated to VTU Belagavi.
Prinkit Jindhal of 6 th sem and Shrey Mistry of 8 th sem participated and won 2 nd price in
Glider competition in “Aerophilia” a two day National Level Aeromodelling competition
oraganized by ‘Team Challengers’ of Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management,
Mangaluru and supported by Aerotrix India.
Students of VII semester Aeronautical Engineering won the second prize at the all-India Jesco von Puttkamer Cup India 2017 held at Amity University, Noida, India on Oct 12 2017.
Competition pertains to the design of a human exploration rover that will race on harsh terrains and will be powered by humans with no other means of energy or energy storage devices. The team members are:
Vineeth Kumar B A - Captain, design and fabrication
Jubin David - Pilot
Moumita Gosh - Co-pilot
Apoorv Gupta - Analyst
Shammi Praveen - Fabrication
Shrey J Mistry and Prajwal A, students of VI semester Aeronautical Engineering, have won the Second prize at TRYST, IIT Delhi- GLIDER COMPETITION a National Level Workshop held at IIT – Dehli on 25 FEB 2017.
About the event
TRYST, IIT Delhi is North India's largest science, technological and management festival conducted by the student community of IIT Delhi. From enchanting guest lectures to learning hands-on skills through workshops, from exciting departmental activities and competitions to mesmerizing techno-cultural nights, from meeting eminent personalities to discovering science as never seen before, TRYST has it all. With 75+ events and participation of 40,000 students from all over the nation, team TRYST ensures there is something fun for everyone.
Harini Srinivas student from semester 8 is a finalist in “Speak for Karnataka-2016”, a Karnataka inter-college debate competition organized by the Federal Bank, The Times of India and Vijay Karnataka.
Roopesh A and his team, students of the 8th semester, participated in the Student project Program 2015 jointly organized by KSCST Bangalore and SCEM Mangalore. The team was guided by Mr. Mahendra M A. The team was awarded the Best Project of The Year.
Ganendra Kumar Das, Student from 5th semester, participated in GNSS USED MEET-2015 held at ISRO Satellite Centre Bengaluru. He secured a certificate of appreciation awarded for poster presentation on "Navigation system for the safety of women and children in crime-affected regions using smart tracking technology".
Sunil S of the 4th Semester was a member of the winning team in the ArthroBotix competition at the national level of Indo-US Robo League (iURL 2014). This is qualifying round for RoboGames-USA organized by Technophilia Systems Pvt Ltd in association with Robotics & Computer Applications Institute of USA.
Krithi H. Kornaya, M. Shoba, D.Sanobar, R. Manasa and R. Mahalya of the 8th Semester secured 3rd Place at the AerotriX Super Challenge organized by AerotriX, in association with Conscientia'14.
Krithi H. Kornaya and R. Manasa of the 8th Semester won 2nd Place in the Student Paper Contest. This completion was under the banner of the IEEE.
Krithi and Manasa of the 8th Semester won 2nd place in the Humanitarian Technology Conference on 'Sustainable future for Humanity'. Their paper was on 'Green Power Electrical Generation based on the concept of speed breaker'.
Mahalya, Manasa, Sanobar, Shobha and Krithi from the 8th Semester were runners up at the National level Aerotrix Super Challenge.
Mahalya, Roopesh, Anuj Gupta, NeerajPanthi of the 8th Semester won 2nd place at the National level paper presentation conducted by Jyothi Institute of Technology for Optimum Design of Supersonic Nozzle.
Krithi, Manasa, Sanobar of the 8th Semester published a Journal 'Thermo-Orbital Analysis of STUDSAT-2, A Twin Nano Satellit ' in International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology (IJCET).
Ebin, Anuj, Neeraj Panthi of the 8th Semester have done a project under the Innovation and
Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC). The project is on 'Footstep Energy Harvested using piezoelectric transducers '.
Chetan T R of the 8th Semester had his paper on 'Use of reciprocating compressors on turbofan engine' selected for the International conference, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
The Department of Aeronautical Engineering actively supports faculty to pursue their interests and goals. Some of the achievements of the faculty are listed below:
Mahendra M A, Assistant Professor in the Department of Aeronautical Engineering has successfully developed a facility for Fabrication of Glass Reinforced Composite Materials under TEQIP – II.
Santhosh N, Assistant Professor in the Department of Aeronautical Engineering has been presented Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Metal Casting and Foundry Metallurgy.
Harish H V, Assistant Professor in the Department of Aeronautical Engineering has successfully developed a facility for thermal flow analysis over an aerofoil under TEQIP – II.
Dr. Shaik Ismail -, Technical Committee Member, IEEE Sponsored International Conference CCIP-2015, JSSATE Noida, India.
Harish H V, Won Second Prize for his paper presentation in the national conference on 'Emerging trends in engineering technologies' (ETET-2014)