Dr.MS. Bhagyashekar
Principal
Vivekananda Institute of Technology
Gudimavu, Kumbalagodu(P), Kengeri(H)
Bengaluru-560 074.
e-mail ID: vkitprincipal@gmail.com

Personal Information

Date of Birth : 24-03-1964
Sex:   MALE
Address Permanent/ Communication: #298, SUPRABHA,  2nd Cross, 1st Phase,  5th Stage, BEML Layout,  RajaRajeshwarinagar,  Bangalore-560 098.
Father Name: C Siddalingappa      Mother Name: K R Umadevi
PHONE NO: 080-28613110   MOBILE NO: 9845769580
e –mail: msbshekar@yahoo.com 

Educational Qualifications

Course Branch/Specialization Name of the University/Board Name of the  Institute Year of Passing Class & % Marks
Ph.D. Composites Mechanical Engineering Bangalore University NAL-UVCE Bengaluru 2007 ___
M.Sc. Engg (By Research) Composites Mechanical Engineering Mysore University SJCE Mysore 1997 ___
PGDIPM Industrial Pollution National Institute of Environment, Lucknow ___ 1992 ___
B. E Mechanical Engineering Bangalore University GCE Ramanagarm 1988 First 62.479
PUC Science P U board, Karnataka Sharada Villas College Mysore 1982 First  64.0
SSLC/ Class X General Karnataka  S E Board, Bangalore Fatima High School Kushalnagar 1980 First 62.16

Details of Experience

A:TEACHING

Sl.No From To Name of the Institution Designation Subjects Taught
1 1/3/2018 Till date Vivekananda Institute of Technology, Bengaluru Principal Heat Transfer
2 4/2/2016 28/02/2018 RR Institute of Tech, Bangalore Principal CAED, Heat and Mass Transfer Turbo Machine
3 5/8/2010 8/7/2015 RajaRajeswari College of Engg Bangaluru Principal CAED, Thermodynamics, Applied Thermodynamics, Turbo Machines, Heat and Mass Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Fluid Machines, Engg. Economics, Solar Energy Power Plant Engineering, Industrial Management etc.,
4 9/1/2008 4/8/2010 DBIT Bengaluru Professor
5 1/9/2007 8/1/2008 Ghousia College of Engg Ramanagaram Professor
1/9/2003 31/8/2007 Asst. Prof.
5/9/1989 31/8/2003 Sr. Lect / Lect
6 1/2/1988 31/10/1989 Govt. Polytechnic, Kushalnagar Lecturer

B: RESEARCH

Sl. No From To Name of the Institute where worked Designation Area of Research
1 2000 2007 FRP Division NAL- Bengaluru Part time Research Scholar Composite materials
2 1993 1997 SJCE-Mysore Part time Research Scholar Composite materials

C: Evaluation and others:

  • RRIT under the process of accreditation by NAAC.
  • As a team leader guided the departments of ME, ECE, EEE, CSE for accreditation at RRCE
  • As a team leader worked for accreditation (output based) for the department of MachEgg at DBIT and got success
  • Member, Board of Examination, Visveswaraya Technological University, Belgaum
  • Member, Board of Examination, Anna University
  • In a team worked for accreditation (output based) for the department of MachEggat GCE and got success
  • Deputy Chief Coordinator/Coordinator, Bangalore region for the VTU exams Aug-Sep 1999, Aug-Sep 2000, Feb-Mar 2001, Aug-Sep 2001, Aug-Sep 2002, Feb 2003, July-Aug 2003,
  • Worked in several confidential assignments of examination of VTU, Belgaum

Awards and Recognition

  • VTU Nominee as Member for Governing Council
  • Expert Member Local Inquiry Committee, Visveswaraya Technological University, Belgaum,
  • Expert Member, Mech Engg Ph D RegistrationCommittee, VTU, Belagam 2016-17
  • Expert Member, VTU LIC Committee.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Indian Journal of Mechanical Engineering Research (IJMER), GBS Publishers and Distributors (India)
  • Guest Reviewer, Editorial Board, Journal of Minerals and Materials Characterization and Engineering (JMMCE) Editorial Board and Scientific Research Publishing 

Membership of Professional Bodies:

Sl.No. Name of the Professional body Year of Joining Reg. Number
1 Member of International Association of Engineers 2016
2 Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics 2014 L/1006
3 Indian Society for Advancement ofMaterials and Processing Engineers 2007 L754
4 Indian Society for Technical Education 1994 LM19079

Books Edited /Authored

  1. Proceedings of National Conference on “ADVANCEMENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY”, R R Institute of Technology, Bangalore on 6th& 7th May 2016
  2. Proceedings of National Conference on “INNOVATIONS& CHALLENGES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING-ICICE-13” Department of Civil Engineering, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 26th& 27th September 2013
  3. Proceedings of National Conference on “INNOVATIONS& CHALLENGES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING-ICICE-13” Department of Civil Engineering, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 26th& 27th September 2013
  4. Proceedings of National Conference on “GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS & ITS IMPACT ON INDIAN CORPORATES & government” Department of Management Studies, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 15th -16th March 2012.
  5. Proceedings of National Conference “Emerging trends in Mechanical Engineering-ETME’12”, Department of Mechanical Engg RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 24th – 25th February 2012.
  6. Proceedings of National Conference “FCST’12 Department of Computer Science & Engg. RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore 14th – 15th February 2012.
  7. Proceedings ofNational Conference on Neoteric in Electrical & Electronics Engg “NEE12” Department of Electrical & Electronics RajaRajeswari College of Engineering on 9th& 10th May 2012.
  8. Proceedings of National Conference on AME-09, Dept of Mechanical Engg, DBIT, Bangalore-74, Funded by AICTE, New Delhi and VTU Belgaum on 30th – 31st March 2009. 

Research and Development

  • Associating with “COMPOSITE CHARACTERIZATION AND TESTING” Dept. of Mech. Engg.  DBIT, Bangalore
  • Development and Characterization of Polymer Composites.
  • Development of Materials for Energy Systems.

Research Funds

  • VTU Research Grants of Rs 8Lakhs for the project titled “Studies on Microwave Cure Processed Hybrid Particulate Epoxy Composites in the year 2009-10
  • KSCST grant for student project titled “Measurement of Thermal Conductivity of Insulating Materials” 2004-05

Areas of Interest

Sl.No Theory Subjects of Interest to Teach Areas of Research Interest
1 Thermal Engg /Materials Technology Energy Engg /Materials Technology

Expert Lectures Delivered

  • Resource Person for FDP on Engg Graphics, R R Institute of Technology, Bangalore, Dec 2016
  • “Importance of thermal science for Mechanical Engineers” at VVCE, Mysore, 19 Sept 2015
  • Resource Person for FDP on Egg Graphics, RajaRajeswari College of Engg, Bangalore
  • “Bio Mass-an alternate Energy for future”, RajaRajeswari College of Engg, Bangalore
  • “Alternate Energy Sources”, RajaRajeswari College of Engg, Bangalore
  • “Flow dynamics”, at SVCE, Bangalore.
  • “Convection heat transfer”, at SVCE, Bangalore
  • “Research Methodology” at Sapthagiri College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • “Role of reinforcement for composites” at BIET, Davangere.

Equipment’s Developed

  • Measurement of Stress Corrosion
  • Pick & Place Robot
  • Heat Transfer through Extended Surfaces
  • Measurement of Thermal Conductivity of Insulating Material
  • Measurement of Thermal Conductivity of Composite Slab
  • Matrix type Heat Exchanger / Latent Heat Storage System.

Programs/Seminars/Conferences Organized

  • International Conference on “Current Research on Embedded, Information and Computer Technologies “(ICEICT-2017), 2-3 June 2017, RRIT, Bengalure
  • International Conference on “Emerging technological Innovations in Mechanical Engineering” (ICETIME- 2017), 26-27May 2017,
  • National Conference on “ADVANCEMENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY”, R R Institute of Technology, Bangalore on 6th& 7th May 2016
  • National Conference on “VLSI, Communication & Signal Processing-2015” Dept of ECE, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 11th& 12th May 2015.
  • International Conference on Power, Circuit and Information Technologies (ICPCIT-2015).Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering, Bangalore, in association with IRD India, 27-28 April 2015.
  • International Seminar on “Electric vehicle/ Hybrid Electric Vehicle (EV/HEV)” Department of Electrical and Electronics, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering, Bangalore, in association with AICTE New Delhi 19-21 Feb 2014.
  • National Conference on “ICICE-13” “INNOVATIONS& CHALLENGES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING” Department of Civil Engineering RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 26th& 27th September 2013
  • National Conference on “FRONTIERS & ADVANCES IN INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY” Department of Information Science & Engineering RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 23rd& 24th May 2013.
  • National Conference on “ADVANCED COMMUNICATION TRENDS “Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 23rd& 24th August 2013.
  • National Conference on “Neoteric in Electrical & Electronics Engineering-NEE12” Department of Electrical & Electronics RajaRajeswari College of Engineering on     9th& 10th May 2012
  • International Conference on “CLUES12” Department of Computer Application in Association with Kingston University London UK RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 11th to 13thApril 2012.
  • National Conference on “GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS & ITS IMPACT ON INDIAN CORPORATES & government Department of Management Studies RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 15th& 16thMarch 2012
  • National Conference “ETME’12 Department of Mechanical Engg RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 24th&25th Feb’2012
  • National Conference “FCST’12 Department of Computer Science & Engg. RajaRajeswari College of Engineering – Bangalore on 14th&15th Feb’2012
  • National Conference on AME-09 at Dept of Mechanical Engg, DBIT, Bangalore-74, Funded by AICTE, New Delhi and VTU Belgaum 30th – 31st March 2009.
  • Several One/two/three-dayworkshops, seminar, EDP, FDP, MDP etc. at RajaRajeswari College of Engg. Bangalore,Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bangalore. and Ghousia College of Engg, Ramanagaram.

Programs/Seminars/Conferences Attended

  1. Conference chair, National Conference on “ADVANCEMENTS IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY”, R R Institute of Technology, Bangalore on 6th& 7th May 2016
  2. Chaired a Technical Session at Two Day National conference on “Emerging Trends in Engineering Management-NCETEM 2014, Organized by JSSATE, Bangalore. 6 -7 Nov 2014.
  3. Four-day Workshop on “Training Evaluators on Outcome Based Education and Accreditation” Jointly Organized by NBA-New Delhi and Dept. of PG Studies, VTU Regional Center, Mysore 1/03/2014 and 14/03/14 to 16/03/14
  4. 3rd Workshop on Institution Building: Creating an Institute of Excellence, Organized by International Forum for Excellence in Higher Education, New Delhi 24-27 October 2013
  5. On Industrial Shodha Yatra Convened by VTU, 22 Jan 2012.
  6. Three days Nat Conf. of Association of Indian College Principals, Organized by SJCE, Mysore, 22-24 April 2011.
  7. External Member Evaluation of final year student project in the project exhibition, Organized by MSRIT, Bangalore, 14 May 2010
  8. Chaired a Technical Session at Two Days International Conference on AMMMT, Organized by SIT, TUMKUR, 18-19 Nov 2010.
  9. Chaired a Technical Session at Two Days National Conference on “Recent Trends in Mechanical Engineering-RTME’09 Organized by VIT, Bangalore. Nov23, 2009.
  10. One Week Course on Introduction to CFD, Organized by Dept. of Mech Engg, PDA College of Engg, Gulbarga, 19-24 Nov 2007.
  11. National Conference on Mechanical Engineering, NATCON.ME-2005, GCE, Ramanagaram, Mar. 2005.
  12. National Conference on Mechanical Engineering, NATCON.ME-2004, MSRIT, Bangalore, Mar. 2004.
  13. National Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, NAME-2004, JNNCE, Shimoga, Feb. 2004
  14. National Conference on Design- DESCON, MSRIT, Bangalore, Nov.  2004.
  15. Invited judge for paper presentation event of Momentum-2003. Organized by SIT Tumkur, May 2003
  16. One-day Seminar on Polymer Composite Materials: Manufacture, properties and their Application at SJCIT, Chickaballapur, April 2003.
  17. Symposium on “Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering Technologies”, Sir MVIT, Bangalore, May 2002.
  18. Invited judge for paper presentation event of Momentum-2001. Organized by SIT Tumkur, 2001
  19. Invited judge for paper presentation event of Momentum-2000. Organized by SIT, Tumkur, 2000
  20. 52nd Annual Technical Meet, Indian Institute of Metals, IISc.Bangalore.  Nov16-17, 1998.
  21. Curriculum Development Workshop on Finite Element Method”, Center for Continuing Education, IISc, Bangalore, Sept. 21-25, 1998.
  22. ISTE. Short term Course on Non-Conventional Energy Source” at PES College of Engineering, Mandya, July20-25, 1998
  23. Underwent a course on CNC Technology and its Application, Indian Institute of Production Engineers, Bangalore, 1989.
  24. International Conference on Instrumentation”, SJCE, Mysore, 1988.

Referred Journals

  1. C R Prakash Rao, Bhagyashekar M S, Rajagopal M S & M. Veda Vyasa “Influence of Edge Condition of Cutting Tool on Cutting Force and Surface Roughness While Machining Aluminum-Fly Ash Composites” ICMMM-2017, Materials Today: Proceedings 5 (2018) 11655-11666.
  2. C R Prakash Rao, Bhagyashekar M S, et all “Experimental study on influence of machining parameters on surface roughness while turning metal matrix composites” Communicated.
  3. Srinivas, Bhagyashekar M S “Effect of particulates of Aluminium, Copper and hybrid (Aluminium-Copper) on Thermal conductivity of epoxy”,Materials Today-Proceedings 4(2017) 9519-23.
  4. Pavan Kumar Reddy, M S Bhagyashekar, “Development of Biomass Briquetting Technology for Northern regions of Karnataka using Tamarind seed powder as binder”, Journal of Advances in Science and Technology, Vol. 12, Issue 25, p353, Dec 2016.
  5. Prakash Rao C R, Bhagyashekar M S et al “Experimental Study on Intermittent Turning of Aluminum Metal Matrix Composites Using K10 Grade Carbide Inserts, International Journal of Advances in Scientific Research and Engineering, Issn: 2454-8006, Vol. 02, Issue 08, Sep -2016.
  6. Srinivas K and M.S. Bhagyashekar “Effect of Mica on Mechanical properties of filled Epoxy International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 7, Issue 5, p269, May-2016 ISSN 2229-5518 IJSER © 2016 http://www.ijser.org
  7. Prakash Rao C R, Bhagyashekar M S, Rajagopal M S, Nagendra.R. Rao, Kishore “Effect of Tool holder over hang & Feed on Surface roughness in Turning application – an experimental approach”, International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 7, Issue 5, May-2016 269 ISSN 2229-5518 IJSER © 2016 http://www.ijser.org
  8. Anish Johns, Sham Aan MP, Jobish Johns, Bhagyashekar M S, Charoen Nakason, Ekwipoo Kalkornsurapranee (2015). Optimization Study of Ammonia and Glutaraldehyde Content on Vulcanization of Natural Rubber Latex. Iranian Polymer Journal. Published Online Sept 2015
  9. Srinivas, M. S. Bhagyashekar, “Effects of Mono (Al/Cu) Metallic and Hybrid (Al-Cu) Metallic Fillers on Flexural Performance of Epoxy Composites”, American Journal of Materials Science, 2015; 5(3C): 81-85, p-ISSN: 2162-9382    e-ISSN: 2162-8424.
  10. K Srinivas, M S Bhagyashekar2 “Thermal Conductivity Enhancement of Epoxy by  Hybrid Particulate Fillers of Graphite and Silicon Carbide” Journal of Minerals and Materials Characterization and Engineering, 2015, 3, 76-84 Published Online March 2015, in Sci Res http://www.scirp.org/journal/jmmce  http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/jmmce. 2015.
  11. PrakashRao.C. R, Bhagyashekar M S, Narendraviswanath. “Effect of Machining Parameters on the Surface Roughness while Turning Particulate Composites”, Procedia Engineering, 97(2014) 421-431
  12. Srinivas, Bhagyashekar.M.S. “Wear Behavior of Epoxy Hybrid Particulate composites”,Procedia Engineering, 97(2014)488-494
  13. Venkatesh B N, M S Bhagyashekar “Preliminary Studies on Mechanical and Metallurgical Behaviour of Friction Stir Welded But Joint”, Procedia Engineering, 97(2014) 847-853
  14. PrakashRao.C. R, Bhagyashekar.M. S, NarendraViswanath., “Studies on Intermittent Facing of Metal Matrix Composites using Cryogenic Treated Carbide Inserts” Procedia Engineering, 97(2014) 930-940
  15. C.R.PrakashRao, Bhagyashekar M.S, NarendraVishwanath, “Machining Behavior of AI6061 – Fly-Ash Composites”, Procedia Material Science 5 (2014) 1593-1602.
  16. Balakrishna, Vijayanand S, Bhagyashekar.M. S, “Performance issues on AODV and DSDV for MANETS”, International Journal of Computer Engg Research Vol 2(3). PP 24-30 April 2011.
  17. Balakrishna, U. RajeswarRao, Dr. Geethanjali, Bhagyashekar.M. S, “Comparisons of SAODV and TAODV, DSR Mobile Adhoc Network Routing Protocols”,Int. J. Advanced Networking and Applications,Volume: 02 Issue: 01 Pages: 445-451 (2010)
  18. Balakrishna, U. RajeswarRao, G.A.Ramachandra, Bhagyashekar.M. S, “Trust-Based Routing Security in MANETS”, / (IJCSE) International Journal on Computer Science and Engineering Vol. 02, No. 03, 2010, 547-553
  19. VeereshKumar.G. B, C.S.P. Rao, Selvaraj.N, Bhagyashekar.M.S., “Effect of SiC Reinforcement in Al6061 Alloy”, International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences” (IJ-ETA-ETS) Volume 3, Issue 1, pp.140-147, Jan 2010 – June 2010.ISSN0974-3588
  20. M.S. Bhagyashekar and R.M.V.G.K. Rao” Characterization of Mechanical Behavior of Metallic and Non-metallic Particulate Filled Epoxy Matrix Composites “Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, January 2010 29: 30-42, first published on November 11, 2008 doi:10.1177/0731684408095034
  21. VeereshKumar.G. B, C.S.P. Rao, Bhagyashekar.M. S, Selvaraj.N, “Prediction of Wear in Al6061-SiC MMC’s using ANN”, International Journal of Computer Applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences (IJ-CA-ETS) Volume 2, Issue 1, pp. 498-505, Oct 2009-Mar 2010, ISSN:0974-3596.
  22. VeereshKumar.G. B, C.S.P.Rao, Selvaraj.N, Bhagyashekar.M. S, “Studies on Al6061-SiC and Al7075-Al2O3 Metal Matrix Composites”, Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering, (JMMCE), Volume 9, no.1, pp.43-55, 2010.
  23. VeereshKumar.G. B, C.S.P. Rao, Bhagyashekar.M. S, Selvaraj.N “Mechanical and Tribological Behaviour of Al7075-Al2O3 Composites”, Journal of Manufacturing Engineering, Vol 4, Issue 2, pp241-246, 2009.
  24. M.S. Bhagyashekar, Kavaitha Rao, R.M.V.G.K. Rao“Studies on Rheological and Physical Properties of Metallic and Non-metallic Particulate Filled Epoxy Composites” Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites December 2009 vol. 28 no. 23 2869-2878,ISSN  07316844 first published online November 20, 2008,doi: 10.1177/0731684408093976)
  25. Bhagyashekar. M. S, R M V.G.K Rao, “Effects of Material and Test Parameters on the Wear Behaviour of Particulate Filled Composites Part I: SiC-Epoxy and Gr-Epoxy composites”, JRPC. Vol.26, No.17, 1753-1768 Nov 2007.
  26. Bhagyashekar.M. S, R M V.G.K Rao, “Effects of Material and Test Parameters on the Wear Behaviour of Particulate Filled Composites Part II: Cu-Epoxy and Al-Epoxy composites”, JRPC, Vol.26, No.17 1769-1773 Nov 2007.

Conferences:

  1. Srinivas, M.S.Bhagyashekar and S.M.Mahesh “Effect of Mono and Hybrid Fillers on Tensile Properties of Filled Epoxy Composites” Proc. of Int. Conf. on Current Trends in Eng., Science and Technology, ICCTEST, 2017.1.31
  2. Srinivas,M.S.Bhagyashekar“Effects of Mono(Al/Cu) Metallic and Hybrid(Al-Cu) Metallic Fillers on Tribological Performance of Epoxy Composites”Proceedings of ICMIGM 2015, 11 & 12 Dec 2015, Sengunthar Engineering College, Erode
  3. Prakash Rao C R, Bhagyashekar M S, Ravikumar D V,V. Ravikumar, Narendra Viswanath “Experimental Study on Intermittent Turning of Aluminum Metal Matrix Composites Using Cryogenic Treated Carbide Inserts” Proceedings of ICMIGM 2015, 11 & 12 Dec 2015, Sengunthar Engineering College, Erode
  4. Venkatesh BN, Bhagyashekar.M. S“Studies on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Friction Stir Welded AA6061 Composites Containing SiC”Proc of 1stNational Conference on Trends and Innovations in Automation, Materials and Thermal Engineering (TIAMTE – 2015) 21-22 May 2015.
  5. PrakashRao.C. R, Bhagyashekar.M. S, Ravikumar.D. V, NarendraViswanath, “Influence of Cutting Speed on Tool Life While Turning Aluminum Composites Containing Varied percent Flyash”, Proc of 1stNational Conference on Trends and Innovations in Automation, Materials and Thermal Engineering (TIAMTE – 2015)21-22 May 2015 page MS18-22.
  6. ThanujKumar M., M.S. Bhagyashekar “Tribological Behaviour of Epoxy Composite Containing Fly-Ash/Silicon Carbide Particulates”, Proc of 1stNational Conference on Trends and Innovations in Automation, Materials and Thermal Engineering (TIAMTE – 2015), 21-22 May 2015 page MS28-32.
  7. S.G. Sangashetty, Pramod V.K, ShankarReddy, M.S. Baghyashekar, “Design and Fabrication of Conceptualization of Miniature Winnowing Machine”, National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical and Materials Engineering-NCETMME-2014, BEC, Basavakalyana, 30-31 Oct 2014.
  8. S.G. Sangashetty, B.D Wadekar, ShankarReddy, M.S. Baghyashekar, “Design & Fabrication of Solar Powered Hovercraft National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical and Materials Engineering-NCETMME-2014, BEC, Basavakalyana, 30-31 Oct 2014.
  9. Maya Salimath G, Bhagyashekar M.S “Outcome Based education: Imperative for transforming higher education in India” Two-day national seminar on Higher Education Transformation in India on 28-29 April 2014 Indian Academy Degree College, Bangalore.
  10. G Sangashetty, B D Wadekar, R ShankarReddy, M S Bhagyashekar, “Design and Fabrication of Eco friendly Heater and Cooler”, National Conference on Innovations & Challenges in Civil Engineering-ICICE 13, RRCE-Bangalore, 26-27 Sep 2013.
  11. S.G. Sangashetty, N. SreenivasuluReddy, R. ShankarReddy, M.S.Bagyashekar, “Material Optimization of Diesel Engine Piston” 2nd National Conference on Innovation in Mechanical Engineering. MITS, Madanapalli, ISBN978-93-82163-75-6, P24-28
  12. PrakashRao C.R.,Bhagyashekar M.S, Narendra Viswanath, Rajagopal M.S “Effectof Rake Angle on the Surface finish and cutting force while machining Aluminum – Fly-Ash Composite” International Conference on Advanced materials, Manufacturing, Management & Thermal Sciences (2013) ISBN 13978-81-926304 0.3 Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur, Karnataka
  13. C.R.PrakashRao, Bhagyashekar.M. S, NarendraViswanath “Performance of Cryogenically Treated & Untreated Tungsten Carbide Inserts in Interrupted Machining” National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering” – ETME 12, “(2012) 41-47, ISBN: 978-93-5051-654-6
  14. ThanujKumar.M, Bhagyashekar.M. S “Microwave cure processed polymer composites – a Review” National conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering” ETME’12“(2012)41-47, ISBN: 978-93-5051-654-6
  15. VeereshKumar.G, C.S.P.Rao, Selvaraj.N, Bhagyashekar.M.S., “Wear Resistance Assessment of Al6061-SiC Composites using Wear Endurance Index”, Proceedings of “International Conference on Materials, Mechanics and Management (IMMM2010)”, 14th to 16th, January, 2010, at College of Engineering Trivandrum, Tiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
  16. C.R. Prakash Rao, Bhagyashekar.M. S, and NarendraViswanath,” Investigative Studies on Machining of En8 Steel Brazed Cutting Tools an Experimental Approach” proceedings of National Conference, AME – 09, 30th – 31st March 2009, Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bangalore.
  17. C.R. Prakash Rao, Bhagyashekar.M. S,  N.Nagaraja,” Influence of Back Rake Angle on Forces and Chip Thickness Ratio- Experimental Approach” National Conference, AME – 09, 30th – 31st March 2009, Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bangalore
  18. VeereshKumar.G. B, Casper, Selvaraj.N, Bhagyashekar.M.S., “Studies on Physical & Tribological Properties of Al6061-SiC Composites”, proceedings of an International Conference and Exhibition on Total Engineering, Analysis and Manufacturing Technologies (Team Tech 2009) 19th to 21st Nov 2009, at Jnana Jyothi Auditorium, Bangalore University, Bangalore, India.
  19. VeereshKumar.G. C.S.P. Rao, Bhagyashekar.M. S, Selvaraj.N “Mechanical and Tribological Behaviour of Al7075-Al2O3 Composites”, proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials Processing Technology (RAMPT’09) February 25th – 27th, 2009, National Engineering College, K.R. Nagar, Kovilpatti, Tamil Nadu, India.
  20. VeereshKumar.G. B, C.S.P. Rao, Bhagyashekar.M.S., Selvaraj.N “Mechanical and Tribological Behaviour of Al6061-SiCp Composites”, proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Trends in Materials and Mechanical Engineering (ICMM2008) 18-20 December 2008, Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology, Pollachi, Tamil Nadu, India.
  21. VeereshKumar.G. B, C.S.P. Rao, Bhagyashekar.M.S., Selvaraj.N “Mechanical Properties of Particulate Reinforced (Al6061-Al2O3p and Al7075-SiCp) Composites”, proceedings of the International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS – 08) 22nd – 23rd October 2008, Anjuman Engineering College, Bhatkal, Karnataka, India.
  22. C.R. Prakash Rao, N. Nagaraj, Bhagyashekar. M. S, “Effect of Back Rake    Angle on Cutting Force and Surface Finish in Turning Application” Proc. of Nat. Conf. ETIME, BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore Aug 28-29, 2008
  23. Venkatesh B.N., Bhagyashekar.M. S, “Residual Stress Analysis of Single Pass Butt Joint Welded Plate Using ANSYS”, National Conference on Challenges in 2020-Mechanical Engineering Perspective, AVC College of Engineering, Mannampandal, Mayiladuthurai, TN, India, 14 & 15 March 2008
  24. Bhagyashekar, Castrates, Saleemkhan, “Preliminary studies on stress corrosion failure of Al Alloy-SiC composites”, National conference on Mechanical Engineering, NATCN.ME-2004, MSRIT, Bangalore, Mar. 2004
  25. Bhagyashekar.M. S, C.S. Ramesh, A. Ramachandra, “Machinability of metal matrix composites”, National Conference on ‘Advances in Mechanical Engineering’, NAME-2004, JNNCE, Shimoga, 12-14 Feb. 2004.
  26. Bhagyashekar. M. S, C.S.Ramesh, “Tool wear during turning of MMCs”, National Seminar on Liquid crystals, Polymer and composites organized by Ghousia College of Engineering, Ramanagaram, Sept. 18th – 20th 2003
  27. Bhagyashekar. M. S, C.S. Ramesh, A. Ramachandra “Surface Roughness Studies on Al-12.5% Si Alloy-SiC/graphics/CaF2”, Proc. of International Conference on Manufacturing, Dhaka, August (2002), 21
  28. Bhagyashekar. M. S, C.S.Ramesh, A.Ramachandra & K Chandrashekhar, Wear Characteristics H.S.S. cutting tool during Turning operation of cast Al  alloy – SiC/Gr Composites”, Proc. of 2nd International Conference on Industrial Tribology, Hyderabad. India Dec. (1999) 306
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