Name : Dr. Mahesha K

Designation : Professor

Qualification :Ph. D.

Experience : 20 Years


Dr Mahesha has an overall experience of 20 years in teaching including administration as Head of the Department and as Dean Academics in his previous institutes. He has obtained his Ph D in 2010 from Visvesvaraya Technological University in the field of noise and vibration damping analysis of ferro-magnetic alloys. He is guiding five research scholars in the field of surface coating, vibration damping and dynamic mechanical analysis. He has successfully executed research projects funded by AICTE and VGST. He has guided projects for various competitions like HPVC [ASME], TECHTOP, ANVESHANA, REDBULL FLUGTAG, SAE etc. He is a special invitee to the Board of Studies of IEM/MSE/IP of VTU. He has captained staff cricket team in various tournaments and won many including one international staff cricket tournament.
Awards, Medals, Achievements, Patents, etc
  • Special Invitee – Board of Studies [ VTU ]
  • PI of the project titled “Studies on damping characteristics of magneto-mechanical material coated alloys” funded under Research Promotion Scheme of AICTE. [ completed ]
  • Delivered a technical talk during Competency Enhancement Program at LRDE on Light Weight Materials & Surface Technology
  • Chaired sessions during International Conferences
Memberships, affiliations, etc
LM-MRSI, LM-ISTE, LM-TSI
Research Supervisor
Dynamics & Mechanism Design, Advanced Vibration, Kinematics & Dynamics of Machines
Vibration & Noise damping, Thermal Spray Coating, Ferromagnetic Alloys
Conference papers: 5
Journal articles
International : 11