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CDR.VINOD SANKAR Professor and HOD (Mechanical)

Experience

Educational Qualification

  • BTech (Mech) - REC Calicut (NIT)
  • ME(Mech), Marine - Poona University
  • Adv Marine Engg Course - Defence Institute of Armament Technology, Pune
  • MBA (International Business) -- Pondicherry Univesity

Work experience

  • GM(Operations) at M/s Brahmos Aerospace for 8 1/2 years
  • AGM (Commercial) at M/s Tebma Shipyards for 2 Yrs
  • Head-Mech of Naval Project Team (ADS) at M/s Cochin Shipyards Ltd for 7 yrs
  • Chief Engineer of Naval Warships
  • Asst Director Naval Design - Submarine Designs at Naval headquarters , New Delhi for 5 Yrs

Subjects Taught

  • Advanced welding Technology, HVAC, MEP , Softskills

Technical Proficiency

  • UNIX AND C –TATAUNISYS, MUMBAI
  • SHORT EDP- NAVAL CENTRE, MUMBAI
  • VALUE ENGINEERING- NITIE, MUMBAI
  • AUTO CAD , LEVEL 4, AUTOLISP- CADD CENTER, NEW DELHI
  • RUSSIAN LANGUAGE- DELHI UNIVERSITY, NEW DELHI
  • SHORT COURSE IN 'CATlA'- TCS, NEW DELHI
  • WELDING TECHNOLOGY- ADVANI / OERLIKON, NEW DELHI
  • AUTOCAD- CAD CENTRE, KOCHI
  • COURSE IN ‘TRIBON’- M/s TRIBON, SWEDEN, KOCHI
  • INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT- ERTL (MoIT), TRIVANDRUM
  • LINUX OS- CDAC, KOCHI
  • OPERATING SYSTEMS- WINDOWS, UNIX, LINUX, UBUNTU
  • OFFICE AUTOMATION- MS OFFICE, LOTUS SUITE, NETWORKS
  • CAE, PIPING DESIGN- CAEPIPE, CAESAR II, PS+CAEPIPE

Research Interest

  • Advanced aerospace mfg processes using 5 Axis CNC machines to improve productivity
  • Electron Beam Welding parameter Optimization techniques for higher thickness metals - Ti, Al, Cu, SS etc
  • New technology development for HVAC systems for optimized power consumption.

Professional Memberships

  • Indian Society for Particle Accelerators (ISPA)
  • The Society of Aerospace Manufacturing Engineers

Publications

  • Electron Beam Welding of Aerospace Hardware – An overview
  • Realization of Radio-frequency Quadrupole (Rfq) for Accelerator Program - Manufacturing Methodology Adopted by Industry