Advanced Manufacturing Technology Development Centre
Center of Excellence on Machine Tools and Production Technology
Supported by
Department of Heavy Industry
Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises
Government of India
Core Group
AMTDC Staff
Dr. P. Pradeep Kumar
Principal Research Engineer

Dr. Pradeep received his Ph.D. in Nanyang Technological University, Singapore on "Material removal mechanism in Abrasive Machining Process" in 2014. After finishing his Ph.D. he worked in Oil&Gas industry and joined AMTDC as a Senior Project officer in 2016. He is currently working as a Principal Research Engineer. His research interests are Abrasive process mechanics, Smart Manufacturing, Process monitoring & optimization and Industry 4.0.

Personal Web page:
http://www.linkedin.com/in/pradeepp88

Mr. R. Srikanth
Principal Research Engineer

Mr. R. Srikanth joined IIT-Madras in 2010 and has been working in the field of Machine tools on various projects. He has submitted his thesis on "Abrasive water-jet machining" and is awaiting his Ph.D. He is an expert in machine tools and has an in-depth knowledge on industrial manufacturing.

Dr. Rino Nelson
Senior Research Engineer

Dr. Rino completed his PhD on Finite Element Analysis from IIT-Madras in 2017 and joined AMTDC thereafter. He has been serving as Senior Research Engineer at AMTDC from January 2018. His research interests are FEA of machine tools and manufacturing processes.

Mr. Radhakrishnan K
Accounts Officer

Mr. Radhakrishnan is a retired Government official from CAG, India. He joined AMTDC in May 2016 as an accounts officer taking care of accounts and finance.

Mr. Karthikeyan S
Senior Accountant

Mr. S Karthikeyan received his M.B.A from university of Madras in 2014. He worked as a project assistant in ICSR, IITM, Chennai till 2015 and as a Senior executive in T&M Consulting Services Pvt Ltd., Mumbai till Jan, 2017. He joined AMTDC in Feb 2017 as a Senior Accountant taking care of accounts and finance.

Dr. Sarmistha Bakshi
Technical Consultant

A graduate of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (ME & PhD, Materials Engineering), Dr. Sarmistha Bakshi pursued her postdoctoral research in the Technical University of Datmstadt, Germany. She served as an Asst. Prof. in SSN College of Engineering and, thereafter, as a visiting faculty in Anna University for a couple of years, before joining AMTDC. Her research interests include Functionally Graded Materials, graded metal-ceramic-composites, nano-polishing, shape memory effect, etc.

Mr. Damodharan B
Consultant

Mr. B Damodharan B.com, B.L, worked as a Superindent in IITM, Chennai till 2014 and worked and retired in 2016 as a Asst. Registrar in finance and accounts department. He was then appointed as a project advisor in ICSR, IITM, Chennai and currently working as a consultant in AMTDC, IITMRP, Chennai from Sep, 2018.

Mr. A. Dayanithi
Executive Engineer

Mr. A. Dayanithi has a vast experience in operation and maintenance of various types of machine tools. He has worked in various Industries and in IIT-Madras prior to joining AMTDC in 2017. He is currently working as an Executive Engineer and in-charge of machine tools and labs at AMTDC.

Mr. Harish S
Junior Technician


Mr. Suthakar M
Junior Technician


Mr. K. Ramanan
Research Engineer

Mr. Ramanan completed his Mechanical Engineering and following that he worked as a Research Associate in IIT-Delhi and IIT-Madras prior to joining AMTDC in 2016. He is currently working on the design and development of Hydrostatic Systems for machine tools.

Mr. Jayakumar S
Research Engineer


Ms. Amrutha K Haridas
Research Engineer


Mr. Arjun Sarathy
Intern Engineer


Mr. Omkar Banne
Research Engineer

Mr. Omkar completed M.Tech from College of Engineering Pune (COEP) in July 2018 and joined AMTDC thereafter. Currently he is working on Automation of Grinding Process Intelligence. His interests are machine tools, data analytics and additive manufacturing.

Personal Web page:
http://www.linkedin.com/in/omkar-banne-9824b4a9

Mr. Akash S
Trainee Engineer


Mr. Hari Krishna M
Trainee Engineer


Mr. Karthikeyan S
Trainee Engineer


Personal Web page:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/karthivs21

Mr. Tepukul Natso
Intern Engineer


Mr. Aomen Jamir
Intern Engineer