Department of Aeronautical Engineering of NMIT organized a 5 Day Workshop on “Design and Analysis of Aircraft Floor Beam” on the dates 1st April to 05th April 2019, for NMIT Aeronautical students and faculties of Aero course offering institutes. The workshop speakers were from ATOMMECH, Bengaluru.Through this workshop participants learnt to perform analysis in Hypermesh tool and also learn to validate the results through hand calculations.
Introduction to Aircraft , Different systems in Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft Manufacturers, Material selection criteria, Different alloys used in Aircraft, Composites used in Aircraft , Corrosion Prevention and Control Aircraft Loads and Aero-elasticity, Aircraft critical locations, Aircraft design process, Aircraft Design algorithms,Cabin configurations, Airframe structural layout , Fundamentals of fuselage shapes, Sizing the fuselage, Designing of fuselage external shape, Estimating the geometric properties of the fuselage, Fuselage assembly and its functions, Fuselage loads and load transfer path, Floor beam, its importance & types, Typical failures of aircraft floor beam, DFMEA & DVPConcept design,Introduction to 3D Modelling, Assembly and Drafting, Introduction to meshing, Floor beam Static analysis, Floor beam Dynamic analysis, Structural design and Fatigue Analysis,Floor Beam Impact analysis, Testing of Floor beam-Static and Impact.
A Guest lecture is delivered by Mr.AyanAcharrya, a senior PhD student at the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics from The Australian National on 25th March,2019 at Aeronautical Department on “ Formation of Milky Way Galaxy”
For students who wish to pursue higher studies in prestigious institutes, the First Gate Aerospace 2019 crash course was organized by the AERONAUTICAL dept at in NMIT.
Technical talk on the topic “Importance of Flight Dynamics in Aircraft Design” by Dr. Achintya Krishna Sarkar, Scientist-G, Technology Director, Directorate of Systems, DRDL, Hyderabad on 9th November,2018.
10 day residential course on “Introduction to Experiments in Flight” is a flying experience and opportunity to observe routines involved in various phases of flight, eg., take-off, climbing, landing, turning, etc. Thirty students along with three faculty member of Aeronautical Engineering attended this course which was conducted in the month of October from 22nd to 31st. During the course the concepts like, modelling the atmosphere, Aerodynamic Forces and moments, aircraft instruments, static and dynamic equilibrium were taught and experiments on weight and centre of gravity, calibration of control surface, drag polar and neutral point were conducted. The manoeuvres like Dutch roll and Phugoid were also experienced in addition with basic flight envelope, yawing and banking.
“AEROVISION” on “Recent Trends in Aeronautical Engineering” under the aegis of FALCON from 27th September to 03rd October 2018
As a chief guest Dr. K Ramachandra Director, NDRF Bengaluru inaugurated the ceremony followed by a technical talk on “Near terms in aero engine system and technology”.
A collaboration program with association of Sapienza University, Rome, Italy was organized on 25th August, 2018. Professor Fabio Santoni gave an elaborate talk about the space application, Micro propulsion systems and use of MEMS based system. He initiated the activities to take part at student internship program and project in Sapienza University. Also, Dr. Daniel Hahn from Archann University, Germany delivered a lecture on Robotics and its application. The program was initiated by Mr. K Gunjal of VSTP and Mr. Arun Naidu from Lacuna.
"Aeronautical Engineering - Technical Placement Training 2018" organized by DEPARTMENT OF AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING FOR AY (2018-19) for 7th semester students on the dates from 03/08/2018 to 14/08/2018
The sessions included topics such as FEM, hypermesh tools and PLCM. The resource persons were people from firms such as Rolls Royce, Honeywell, etcTechnical Placement Training Details Agenda
The lecture was about ISRO Satellite Center, PSLV’s , GSLV’s, ASLV’s and remote sensing techniques. He also explained about multistaging of rockets and the use of boosters with different propulsion techniques.
Inauguration By Dr. H.C.Nagaraj, Principal NMIT; Dr. S.Venkateswaran, HOD Aero Dept; Mr. Nagendra. B.G , Managing Director M/s ATOM MECH, Bangalore.
About the Workshop By Vinayaka. N, Assistant Professor , Aeronautical Engineering Department and Workshop Co-ordinator.
The topic covered under the workshop were: Importance and types of Landing gear, load transfer path in Aeroplane, Landing Gear Design Load cases, DFMEA and DVP of Landing gear, Structural and Vibrational Design of Landing gear, Fatigue Analysis of Landing gear, Prototyping of Landing gear and testing of landing gear for Static and Impact loads.
The Department of Aeronautical engineering regularly organizes lectures to enrich and promote the knowledge of the students. Recent lectures organized for students of the 4th, 6th and 8th semesters are given below.
|1||19th to 23rd sept.||Eminent speakers from academia and industry||Topical Transcend in Aerospace Technologies|
|2||26th Feb 2016, Friday||Mr. Roland Lancelet, Director, Roland & Associates Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore||Employability & Skill expectations of the industry|
|3||24th Feb 2016, Wednesday||Prof. A Raghunandan, Alumni of IISc Bangalore||Applications of thermodynamics for unifying approach|
|4||23rd Feb 2016, Tuesday||Mr. Parimal Priyadarshi, Brainstrorming Labs LLP Bangalore.||Bridging gap between Academia and the industry|
|5||19th Feb 2016, Friday||Mr. Ravi Kumar, Trinity NDT Bangalore||Non Destructive testing|
Aeronautical Engineering Department organising the inter college AERO MODELLING Workshop on 25 & 26 Feb 2017.
This workshop imparted knowledge on diverse topics of interest such as propulsion, aircraft material, stabilitily and control techniques. Dr. V. Ganesan professor emeritus department of Mechanical Engineering IIT Madras was the chief guest
National Workshop on Topical Transcend in Aerospace Technologies was conducted for 5 days from 19-09-2016 to 23-09-2016.
The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. V. Ganesan, professor Emeritus Department of Mechanical Engineering IIT, Madras, Dr. S. Venkateswaran Prof. & head of Aeronautical Department, and Mr. Rohit Punja, Administrator, NMIT. Dr. S. Venkateswaran while addressing, emphasised the importance of providing a platform for imparting specific knowledge and hands on experience in the areas of propulsion, aerodynamics, Matlab and Simulink, structures, aircraft materials, computational fluid dynamics techniques. The chief guest Dr. V. Ganesan, delivered the keynote address and he opined that students in aerospace engineering and allied disciplines should evolve their interest in applied research, particularly in propulsion, gas turbine technology and combustion thermodynamics. Mr. Rohit Punja, delivered the presidential address. He encouraged the students to attend such workshops frequently to update their knowledge in the aerospace domain, to meet the current requirement.
Session 01- Research Methodology:
Session 02 - Numerical Analysis in Gas Turbines
Session 03- Overview of Propulsion and Gas Turbine Technology
Session 01: Wind Tunnel Measurements & Advanced flow Diagnostics
Session 02 - Overview of Computational Fluid Dynamics
Session 01- cloud computing
Session 02 – Generic Algorithm for CFD Simulations
Session 03 – Advance CFD analysis on various real time problems
Session 01&02: Aerospace CAE tools and its applications
Session 3- Basics of Control Engineering using MAT LAB and Simulink for aircraft guidance and control
Session 03 - Hybrid Aircrafts
Session 01- Introduction to Helicopters Aerodynamics
Session 02:Computational Fluid dynamics – Algorithms and Applications
Session 03- Design and Analysis of composites
A 5-day workshop on aeromodeling was conducted for students by the AeroTrix company. The students were trained in modeling, fabrication and flying of Micro Air Vehicles (MAVs). At the end of the workshop, there was a competition for the students. Certificates were distributed to the winners.