Last date for registration is on 10th December 2023.

About the Institute

Nitte Mahalinga Adyantaya Memorial Institute of Technology (NMAMIT), Nitte, established in 1986 and recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi, is an off-campus centre of Nitte (Deemed to be University), Mangaluru, since June 2022. It is ranked between 101-150 in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2023 by MHRD, GoI among the engineering colleges in India. The College has been placed under ‘Platinum’ category for having high industry linkages by the AICTE-CII Survey of Industry-Linked Technical Institutes 2020. It has active collaborations with several international universities and organizations for faculty and student exchanges, research, internships and placements.

About the Organizing Departments

The Department of Mechanical Engineering started in 1986 with an intake of 40 students. Today, the undergraduate program in Mechanical Engineering has an intake of 120. The Department offers one Postgraduate programe - M.Tech. Machine Design with an intake of 18 students. The department has well equipped laboratories in Material testing, Fluid machinery, Foundry, forging and welding, Dynamics, Energy conversion, Heat transfer, Metrology & Measurements and CAD/CAM. With excellent infrastructural facilities in terms of classrooms and laboratories, the faculty are engaged in research activities and sponsored research projects worth more than Rs. 90 Lakhs are already executed. The department has excellent research outputs in terms of publications in refereed International Journals and National and International Conferences.

The Department of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Engineering started in 2021 and the first batch of students are presently studying in their 4th semester. The major focus of the Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Engineering program is to generate skilled manpower in the area of design and development of robotic systems required for industrial, medical, transportation and logistics, professional cleaning, agriculture, maintenance and inspection applications. The department has developed state-of-the art laboratories in the area of Robotic sensors and actuators, Wheeled Mobile Robots, Micro Aerial Vehicles, Microcontrollers, Image Processing applications in robotics, Application of AI for Robotics and Robot simulations and analysis. A research project of Rs. 77.28 Lakhs is in progress in Micromachining area with 50% fund sharing by Karnataka Council for Technological Upgradation, Government of Karnataka.

The departments are recognized as established Research Centres under Nitte Deemed to be University, and there are several part-time and full-time doctoral students.

About the Conference

The Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte are organizing a Two Day International Conference on ''Smart and Sustainable Developments in Materials, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering (SME-2023)'' as a part of the Multi-Conference “International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering” (ICETE- 2023) on 19– 20  December 2023.

The conference is dedicated to driving innovation in nearly every aspect of Mechanical Engineering, Robotics and allied areas. The conference provides a platform for researchers, and professionals from various research institutes, and industries to share and exchange their knowledge and experience on different themes of the conference. A series of invited presentations and technical paper presentations are planned to discuss the emerging trends, feasible solutions to pressing problems in the major domains of materials, manufacturing and energy.

Theme of the Conference

Smart and Sustainable developments in Materials, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering, is focused on the latest technological innovations. It showcases the commitment of NMAMIT in bringing together various disciplines and amalgamating new ideas. The theme encompasses a wide range of topics and technologies that promote the efficient use of resources, minimize environmental impact, and enhance the overall well-being of society. The conference focuses on the development of Intelligent materials, Shape memory materials and self-healing materials. It will discuss the use of innovative materials and technologies for efficient energy harvesting, storage, and showcasing cutting-edge manufacturing techniques such as additive manufacturing (3D printing), nanotechnology and sustainable process engineering.

Thrust Areas

  • Smart and Sustainable Developments in Materials
  • Smart and Sustainable Developments in Manufacturing
  • Smart and Sustainable Developments in Energy

Sub Themes to be addressed in this conference include, but not limited to the following:

Smart and Sustainable Developments in Materials
Advanced High strength steels
New generation materials alloys
Biomaterials
Ceramic Materials
Characterization & Testing
Composite Materials
Dynamic Behavior of Materials and Structures
Functional Materials
High temperature & Cryogenic Processing of Materials
Materials for Automotive, Energy and Environment
Nanomaterials
Smart and Device Materials
Smart Construction Materials
Smart and Sustainable developments in Manufacturing
CAD/CAM/CAE/CIM
Computational Mechanics & Techniques
Control and Automation
Flexible/ Lean Manufacturing
High-Speed/Precision Machining & Inspection
Industrial Robotics and Automation
Measurement Control Technologies and Intelligent Systems
Mechatronics, MEMS and Nanotechnology
Metal Cutting and forming Processes
Modeling, Analysis & Simulation of Manufacturing Processes
Non-Conventional Machining Processes
Surface Engineering
Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies
Smart and Sustainable Developments in Manufacturing
CAD/CAM/CAE/CIM
Computational Mechanics & Techniques
Control and Automation
Flexible/ Lean Manufacturing
High-Speed/Precision Machining & Inspection
Industrial Robotics and Automation
Measurement Control Technologies and Intelligent Systems
Mechatronics, MEMS and Nanotechnology
Metal Cutting and forming Processes
Modeling, Analysis & Simulation of Manufacturing Processes
Non-Conventional Machining Processes
Surface Engineering
Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies

Eminent researchers, academicians and industrialists will be delivering invited talks on topics pertaining to the three major themes of the conference. The list of invited speakers and related details will be updated in the website.

Invited Speakers

Dr. Ketan Kotecha

Dr. Ketan Kotecha
Dean of Faculty of Engineering at Symbiosis International University, Pune, Maharashtra, INDIA
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Mr. Srivathsa Jagalur

Mr. Srivathsa Jagalur
Senior Principal Engineer,Autoliv India Bengaluru, Karnataka
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Dr. Neyara Radwan

Dr. Neyara Radwan
➔ Associate Professor, Industrial Engineering Dept., College of Applied Sciences,
Al MAAREFA UNIVERSITY, Saudi Arabia
➔ Associate Professor,Mechanical Dept., Faculty of Engineering,
Suez Canal University, Egypt
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Patron:

Sri N. Vinaya Hegde
Chancellor, Nitte (Deemed to be University) & President, Nitte Education Trust, Mangalore

Steering Committee:

Sri.Vishal Hegde
Pro-Chancellor, Nitte-Deemed to be University

Dr. N. R. Shetty
Chancellor, Central University, Karnataka

Dr. Takamoto Itoh
Vice Dean- Mech Engg, Ritsumeikan University, Japan

Dr. Harish Kumar Madhyastha
Professor, University of Miyazaki, Japan

Dr.OmidAnsary
Senior Associate Dean and Professor, Penn State University, U.S.A

Dr. Shripad T. Revankar
Professor, Purdue University, U.S.A

Dr. Shuhaimi Mansor
Professor, University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia

Mr. Michio Kaida
Director, Chairman, NIDEC-READ Corp., Kyoto, Japan

Dr. Prasad Yarlagada
Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Mr. Tomonari Kobayashi
President, Kobayashi Create Co. Ltd.,Aichi-Ken, Japan

General Chair:

Dr. Niranjan N. Chiplunkar, Principal, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

General Co-Chairs:

Dr. I. R. Mithanthaya, Vice Principal & Dean (Academics), NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Dr. Shrinivasa Rao B. R., Vice Principal & Controller of Examinations, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

SME 2023 Chair:

Dr. Srinivasa Pai P., Professor & Head, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

SME 2023 Co-chair:

Dr. Muralidhara., Professor & Head, Department of Robotics and AI, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Organizing Secretary:

Dr. Rashmi P Shetty, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engg., NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Dr. Vishwanatha J S, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engg., NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Dr. Sharath Chandra H S, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engg., NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Internal Organizing Committee

Dr. Shashikanth Karinka, Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Mallikappa, Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Gururaj Upadyaya, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. H S Kumar, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Suresh Shetty, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Vijeesh V, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Nithin Kumar, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr Ajit Hebbale, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Veeresha R K, Associate Professor, Dept. of Robotics & Artificial Intelligence

Dr. Udaya D, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Grynal D’Mello, Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Vidyasagar Shetty, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Austine Dinesh D’Souza, Asst. Professor Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Ravindra, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Santhosh G, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Krishna Prasad, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Divijesh P, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Dilip Kumar K, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Ravikiran Kamath, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Bhaskar P, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Rajath N Rao, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Sunil Kumar Shetty, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Manjunath Maiya, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Goutham Hebbar, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Mohan Poojari, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Srinivas Prabhu, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Raghavendra Pai, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Mr. Melwyn Rajesh Castelino, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Advisory Committee:

Dr. Dasappa S, Professor, Centre for Sustainable Technologies, Indian Institute of Science, Bengalure

Dr. B E Rangaswami, Registrar Evaluation Visvesvaraya Technological University

Mr. V.V. Kamath, Managing Director, Fronius India Private Limited, Pune

Dr. I.M Palani, Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at IIT Indore

Dr. Ajit Behera, Assistant professor, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

Dr. Peter Fernandes, Principal, Alva’s Institute of Engineering and Technology, Moodbidri

Dr. M.T Mathew, Director of Faculty Research; Associate Professor, Cedric W. Blazer Endowed Professor of Biomedical Sciences University of Illinois College of Medicine, Illinois, USA

Dr. Anand M Shivapuji, Principal Scientist Centre for Sustainable Energy, IISc, Bangalore

Dr. Puneet Tandon, Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Design, IIITDM Jabalpur

Dr. H C Chittappa, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UVCE and Academic sonnet member VTU, Belagavi

Dr. H S N Murthy, Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Dr. Raj B K N Rao, Editor-in-Chief & Publisher, COMADEM International, UK

Dr. Amit Banerjee, Professor, Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg, USA

Dr. Ning Fang, Professor, Utah State University, USA

Dr. J. M. Mallikarjuna, Professor, IIT Madras

Dr. K V Gangadharan, Professor, NITK Suratkal

Dr. Satyashankara Sharma, Professor & Head, Dept. Mechanical & Industrial Engg., MIT, Manipal

Dr. Dinesh Singh Thakur, Professor, DIAT, Pune

Prof L.M. Das, Professor, Centre for Energy Studies - IIT Delhi

Dr. Ketan Kotecha, Director, Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Dean of Faculty of Engineering, Symbiosis International University, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Dr. Srikanth Rao, Professor, Mechanical Engg. Department, NITK, Surathkal

Mr. S. Gopinath, Advisor, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte , Former Executive Director – BHEL Trichy

Dr. Nagahanumaiah, Director, Central Manufacturing Technology Institute

Mr. Kiran Sheelavant, Associate Vice President, Autoliv India

Scientific Committee:

Dr. Narasimha Marakala, Professor, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Dr. Narasimha Bailkere, Professor, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Dr. Gururaj Upadhyaya, Assoc. Professor, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte

Dr. Madeva Nagaral, Deputy Manager, Aircraft Research and Design Centre, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bangalore

Dr. Channabasappa Hampali, Professor, Reva University, Bangalore

Dr. H C Chittappa, Professor, UVCE, Bangalore

Dr. B M Rajaprakash, Professor, UVCE, Bangalore

Dr. Sharanappa, Associate Professor, NITK Surathkal

Dr. Sudheer Reddy, Professor, NMIT, Bangalore

Dr. Ezil Vannan, Professor, MCE, Hassan

Dr. Sumana B G, Associate Professor, Government Engineering College, Hassan

Dr.Vishwanatha H M, Assistant Professor, MIT, Manipal

Important Dates:

Submission of Full-length manuscript – Open01/07/2023
Last date to submit Full-length manuscript25/10/2023
Notification of acceptance30/10/2023
Early Bird Registration Start01/11/2023
Submission of Camera-Ready Manuscript20/11/2023
Last date for registration10/12/2023
Conference DatesDec 19-20, 2023

Publishing Partners

All accepted papers of the SME 2023 will be published in SCOPUS Indexed Springer Book Series in Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation .

Prepare your manuscript in this template

Paper Submission

The research paper submitted should be an original work and should not have been submitted to any another conference or journal. To submit the paper login to conference website: https://www.sme2023.in/. Manuscript needs to be prepared by keeping plagiarism below 15%. Manuscripts in electronic format (.doc, .docx only) need to be submitted.

Conference Registration

Registration Link: Click here

Registration Fees

CategoryRegistration FeesPublication Charges
People from Industry / Academia / Researchers / Students of (UG/PG/PhD) Early Bird Registration3000No additional publication charges
Foreign DelegatesUS$37

Mode of Payment

Registration fee can be paid through NEFT as per the details given below:

Name:Nitte Deemed to be University
Account Number:0110047322915
Type of account:Savings Bank
Bank:Canara Bank, Nitte
IFSC:CNRB0010115
MICR Code:576015041

NOTE: Delegates must mention their NAME and SME-2023 without fail during online payment. The proof of online transfer (UTR No., date & time) needs to be scanned and uploaded in the registration portal.

Accommodation

A limited number of on-campus (hostel) accommodation on a shared basis are available for nominal charges. If you wish to avail hostel accommodation, kindly submit the following details - number of days, check-in date and time, and check-out date and time, to gouthamahebbar@nitte.edu.in (9844821928) on or before December 10, 2023.

Conference Location

Nitte is a village in Karkala taluk of Udupi district, in the state of Karnataka. The village is on the way from Padubidri to Karkala. It is 8 km away from Karkala, 36 km from Udupi, and 54 km from Mangalore. Nitte is surrounded by lush greenery, coconut groves, and paddy fields, providing a serene and picturesque environment. The village is located close to the Western Ghats, a mountain range known for its biodiversity and scenic beauty. Nitte is well connected by road. Nitte is well-connected by road and rail networks. The nearest major town is Udupi, which is about 30 kilometers away. Mangalore International Airport is the closest airport, situated approximately 60 kilometers from Nitte.

Famous places to visit nearby:

  • Temples (Sri Krishna Math, Kollur, Kateel, Shringeri, Horanadu etc.)
  • Malpe, Padubidri & Maravanthe Beach
  • Thousand Pillar Temple, Moodbidri
  • Karkala Gomateshwara & Chaturmukha Basadi, Karkala
  • Attur Church, Karkala
  • Light house, Kaup

Contact Us

Dr. Srinivasa Pai P.
Professor & Head
Email: srinivasapai@nitte.edu.in
Mob: +91-9448296723 / +91-8660845500
Dr. Rashmi P Shetty
Assistant Professor
Email: iprashmi@nitte.edu.in
Mob: +91-9620382245
Dr. Vishwantha J S
Assistant Professor
Email: vishwajs@nitte.edu.in
Mob: +91-9632540762
Dr. Sharath Chandara HS
Assistant Professor
Email: sharathchandrahs@nitte.edu.in
Mob: +91-9844462102