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
Ex - Employees
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 and completed in 2020. 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

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. K. Ramanan
Research Engineer

Mr. Ramanan completed his Automobile 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.

Personal Web page:
http://www.linkedin.com/in/ramanankumar7

Mr Sachin Bagad
Research Engineer

Sachin has completed M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT-Madras. He is currently working on the design and development of spine pressure relief system, design of mechanical system components and FEA

Personal Web page:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sachin-bagad/?originalSubdomain=in

Mr. Jeyakumar S
Research Engineer

Pursuing M.S by Research in Electrical engineering department under the guidance of Prof. Krishna Vasudevan

Mr. Hari Krishna M
Research Engineer

Mr. Harikrishna completed Mechanical Engineering in 2017 and joined AMTDC thereafter. Currently he is working on Machine Tending Robot. His interests are Robotics, Machine tools and Data Analytics.

Personal Web page:
https://in.linkedin.com/in/harikrishna-makaram-35855abb

Mr. Akash S
Research Engineer


Mr. Arjun Sarathy
Research Engineer

Doing PhD under Prof. Krishna Vasudevan in electric department of IIT Madras

Mr. Prasanth S
Research Engineer

Prasanth S completed his Bachelors Degree under the Discipline of Mechanical Engineering in 2017 and Joined AMTDC in November, 2020. He works on Low Cost Machine Tending Robot Project along with Industry Partner MTAB, Chennai

Mr. Ajay Vignesh S
Engineer

Mr. Ajay completed Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical and have a research experience in IIT-Bombay & IIT-Madras before joining to AMTDC on 2019, Currently he is working on the Development of next-generation machine tools. His area of work involvements are Machine tool Intelligence, Design-Simulation and Artificial intelligence.

Personal Web page:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/ajay-vignesh-016032129/

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Mr. Harish Sugumar
Marketing Manager

Mr. Harish Sugumar completed is MTech followed by MBA from BITS Pilani. Prior joining AMTDC , he worked in the Sales and Marketing department for Manufacturing and EdTech industries. He joined AMTDC as Marketing Manager in October 2021 to look after the marketing activities for AMTDC and kite (knowledge integration for technology enrichment) Technology Eco-Platform sanctioned by the Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India.

Personal Web page:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/harish-sugumar-0a5045b8/