A two-day national conference on “Advances in Mechanical Engineering,” is being organised by the School of Mechanical Engineering, Vignan University during April 5-6, 2013.

The conference is funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India. A large number of researchers from industry, government and private research organisations, professors from various engineering colleges and research scholars from across the nation are participating to present their research papers in the recent advances in mechanical engineering.

Convener of the conference and Head, School of Mechanical Engineering K. Phaneendra Kumar, said that professors from IIT Madras N. Siva Prasad, N. Ramesh Babu, M. Govardhan are expected to attend the event.

Former director, IIT Bombay, M.S.C. Bose is going to deliver the keynote address on the recent advances in various specialisations of mechanical engineering.