Funded project from ARDE(DRDO), Pune, “To simulate the effect of pressure oscillations of a solid propellant rocket motor using CFD and its effect on rocket flight stability”, amounting to Rs 9.5 Lakhs. Dr HV Srikant, Dr A K sarkar, Mr. Suthan R.
Aeronautical Engineering, NMIT, in association with DRDO partnership enhanced its R&D activities by taking in-house projects.
Aeronautical Engineering, NMIT with AIA, USA partnership increased international activities.
The Department of Aeronautical Engineering has good infrastructure and professionals to conduct research in:
Aerospace Materials and Design
Flight Dynamics and Control
Navigation and Guidance
Maintenance Engineering and
The Department is fulfilling its research goal with a moto on:
Aligning research strengths and resources with industry needs
Providing basic and applied research services, specialized facilities, and innovative technologies for commercial application
Seeking professional education and training to fulfill the needs of workforce
Recruiting students for internships and full-time positions
Engaging with students and faculty by sponsoring facilities, labs, scholarships, and endowed chairs
The Department has taken initiative to open an approved Research Center under Visvesvaraya Technological University and a Center of Excellency of Aerospace Engineering.
Also the Department received student project financial support from the Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology every year.
The Department supported its Lab. for external Ph.D, Project and Internship and Students from other Universities and Institutions use it under the guidance of faculty members.
Building strong relations with the industry has been a hallmark of the Department. Our goal is to establish new alliances with key industry partners, maintain and strengthen existing corporate relationships and coordinate the R&D activities interacting with the aviation/aerospace, engineering and related industries.
The Department is excited about the research being conducted and we look forward in working with you.