The Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Chennai campus, will conduct an Online Guest Lecture on Real Heat Engines: A Practitioner's Perspective on October 6, 2020, at 04:00 PM by Dr. Gopinath T., M. Tech. (ISI Kolkata) ME, Ph. D. (IIEST).
About the Speaker
Dr. Gopinath T.
M. Tech. (ISI Kolkata) ME, Ph. D. (IIEST)
Dr. Gopinath T. obtained his Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Engineering Science & Technology, Shibpur in 2018 and worked as a post-doctoral fellow at IIT Bombay until July 2020. His research primarily focused on diffusion bonding. He has 14 international journal publications and two international conferences to his credit. He holds an M.Tech in Quality Reliability & Operations.
Research from Indian Statistical Institute Kolkata and an ME from Bengal Engineering and Science University Shibpur (IIEST) in Metallurgy and Material Science. He is an automobile engineering graduate from Madras University. He worked as a Senior Engineer at the quality department of Accu Forge at Hindustan Motors for more than three years. He has hands-on experience in various aspects of engine manufacturing, and general engineering troubleshooting. In this lecture, Dr. Gopinath will discuss the challenges involved in the manufacturing of actual engines. He will also touch upon his research in metallurgy and how it connects with the engineering challenges involved in creating efficient heat engines.