Curriculum 

Logistics

When does the new semester begin?

The new semester begins on October 1, 2020 and will run through January 2021.


Is the semester going to be in-person or online?


I have poor internet connectivity. How do I keep up with courses online?


I am a new student joining the M.Tech (coursework) program. What should I be doing during my first week?


I am a new student joining the research program (M.Tech Res or Ph.D). What should I be doing during my first week?


 

Academics

What courses are being offered by the ME department this semester?


I am joining the research program (M.Tech Res or Ph.D). How do I identify my research advisor?


I am a M.Tech (coursework) student. How and when do I decide my project topic?


I need help/advice with coursework. Who can I talk to?


I am a M.Tech Res student. What is my expected time to graduate?


I am a Ph.D student. What milestones shoul I meet? What is my expected time to graduate? 


 

Staying connected

How do I connect with my classmates?


How do I connect with my seniors/peers?


How do I connect with the department faculty/staff?


ME 201 (3:0) Fluid Mechanics ME 228 (3:0) Materials and Structure-Property Correlations
Aloke Kumar and Ratnesh Shukla Koushik Viswanathan
Tue and Thu: 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM Tue and Thu: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
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ME 240 (3:0) Dynamics and Control of Mechanical Systems ME 242 (3:0) Solid Mechanics
Ashitava Ghosal and G. R. Jayanth Chandrashekar S. Jog
Tue and Thu: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Mon, Wed and Fri: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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ME 243 (3:0) Continuum Mechanics ME 250 (3:0) Structural Acoustics
Chandrashekar S. Jog Venkata R. Sonti
Tue and Thu: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Mon, Wed and Fri: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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ME 255 (3:0) Fundamentals of Tribology ME 260 (3:0) Structural Optimization: Size, Shape, and Topology
M. S. Bobji G. K. Ananthasuresh
Tue and Thu: 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM Tue and Thu: 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
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ME 261 (3:0) Engineering Mathematics ME 271 (3:0) Thermodynamics
Gaurav Tomar, Ventaka R. Sonti and Koushik Viswanthan Susmita Dash, Pramod Kumar and Pradip Dutta
Mon, Wed and Fri: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Tue and Thu: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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ME 280 (AUG) 3:0 Fundamentals of Nanoscale Conduction Heat Transport ME 285 (3:0) Turbomachine Theory
Navaneetha Krishnan Ravichandran Raghuraman N. Govardhan
Mon, Wed and Fri: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Tue and Thu: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
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ME 289 (3:0) Principles of Solar Energy Engineering ME 290 (3:0) Mechanical of Slender Elastic Structures
G. S. V. L. N. Narasimhamam Ramsharan Rangarajan
Mon, Wed and Fri: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Mon, Wed and Fri: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Course webpage: Course webpage: https://piazza.com/iisc.ernet.in/fall2020/me290/home
   
ME 297 (1:0) Departmental Seminar  
ME Faculty  
Fri: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM  
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Link to courses (Only student with IISc ID’s are those with VPN enable they can access this link)

For PhD students with a Masters degree

#RTP credits: Minimum 12, Maximum 21
 

For PhD students without a Masters degree

#RTP credits: Minimum 24, Maximum 33
ME 261 (3:0) Engineering Mathematics  OR   AE 211 (3:0) Mathematical methods for Aerospace Engineers
 

For M.Tech Research students

#RTP credits: Minimum 24, Maximum 33
ME 261 (3:0) Engineering Mathematics   OR   AE 211 (3:0) Mathematical methods for Aerospace Engineers
 

For M.Tech Coursework students

Core courses (4 out of 5): 12 credits
          Math requirement: 3 credits
        Electives: 21 credits
 
       M.Tech Project in semesters 3 & 4: 27 credits
    • ME 299: Dissertation project
      Seminar requirement in Semester #3: 1 credit
    • ME 297: Departmental Seminar

     


 

ME 201 (AUG) 3:0 Fluid Mechanics

ME 225 (AUG) 1:0 Introduction to Soft Matter

ME 228 (AUG) 3:0 Materials and Structure Property Correlations

ME 240 (AUG) 3:0 Dynamics and Control of Mechanical Systems

ME 242 (AUG) 3:0 Solid Mechanics

ME 243 (AUG) 3:0 Continuum Mechanics

ME 244 (JAN) 3:0 Experimental Methods of Microfluidics

ME 246 (JAN) 3 :0 Introduction to Robotics

ME 249 (JAN) 3:0 Fundamentals of Acoustics

ME 250 (AUG) 3:0 Structural Acoustics

ME 251 (JAN) 3:0 Biomechanics

ME 253 (JAN) 3:0 Vibrations of Plates and Shells

ME 255 (AUG) 3:0 Fundamentals of Tribology

ME 256 (JAN) 3:0 Variational Methods and Structural Optimization

ME 257 (JAN) 3:0 Finite Element Methods

ME 259 (AUG) 3:0 Nonlinear Finite Element Methods

ME 260 (AUG) 3:0 Structural Optimization: Size, Shape, and Topology

ME 261 (AUG) 3:0 Engineering Mathematics

ME 271 (AUG) 3:0 Thermodynamics

ME 273 (JAN) 3:0 Solid and Fluid Phenomena at Small Scales

ME 274 (JAN) 3:0 Convective Heat Transfer

ME 280 (AUG) 3:0 Fundamentals of Nanoscale Conduction Heat Transport

ME 282 (JAN) 3:0 Computational Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow

ME 283 (JAN) 3:0 Two Phase Flow and Boiling Heat Transfer

ME 284 (JAN) 3:0 Applied Combustion

ME 285 (AUG) 3:0 Turbomachine Theory

ME 287 (JAN) 3:0 Refrigeration Engineering

ME 288 (JAN) 3:0 Air Conditioning Engineering

ME 289 (AUG) 3:0 Principles of Solar Energy Engineering

ME 290 (JAN) 3:0 Mechanical of Slender Elastic Structures

ME 291 (JAN) 3:0 Analysis of Manufacturing Process

ME 293 (JAN) 3:0 Fracture Mechanics

ME 295 (JAN) 3:0 Geometric Modelling for Computer Aided Design

ME 297 (AUG) 1:0 Departmental Seminar

ME 298 (JAN) 3:0 Fluid Turbulence

ME 299 (JAN) 0:27 Dissertation Project

ME 303 (JAN) 3:0 Partial Differential Equations with Applications