Faculty of Mechanical Engineering — Vijay Kumar S Totad

Subject Handled:


Paper Published:

Published 2 Papers in reputed International Journals, Conferences.

Interests (Area):

Bio Fuels, Energy Conversion And Management,  IC Engines


  • Presented paper in 7th International Conference and Journal (IJMER) on Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineering: Advances and current Trends (ICIMP-2015) held on 9th-10th January 2015, Hotel Trinity Isle, Bangalore.
  • Presented paper in national Conference and Journal (ICRASE) on Biofuelled CI Engine, held on 9th and 10th May2015, at Bangalore.

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops/FDPs Attended:

  • Attended NPTEL workshop jointly organized by IITM(Chennai) and SDMCET, Dharwad
  • Workshop, DEC 26-28, 2012, held at NITK Surathkal, on RTMCAAP (Recent Trends in Monitoring, control and Abatement of Air pollution)                                                                            
  • Workshop on “Thermal management of Electronic Devices/Equipments” held at PESIT, Bangalore. VTU sponsored One day Seminar, 12th December, held at JSSATE, Bangalore, on “Exploring Information Sources for Research and Development”                                                                                                
  • VTU-VGST Sponsored FDP on “Alternative Fuels for IC Engines” held at PDACE, Gulbarga from 12th to 16th March 2012.
  • VTU-VGST Sponsored FDP on “Emerging Trends in Alternative Fuels for IC Engines” held at MITE, Moodabidre from 18th to 21st May 2014.
  • National level conference sponsored jointly by KREDL, MNRE, India and Ministry of Power, on “New and Renewable Energy Sources” held at Hotel CAPITOL, Bangalore.
  • VTU sponsored One day workshop on “Research Methodology” held at MSRIT, Bangalore.
  • Conference on “New and Renewable Energy Sources” held at RLJIT, Doddaballapur.
  • Basic Training Programme / Workshop on “CAED- Computer Aided Eng’g Drawing” held at BMSCE, Bangalore.                                                                                                                                 
  • Seminar on “Emerging Trends in New and Renewable Energy field” held at SaIT, Bangalore.