4th International Conference on Innovative Design, Analysis & Development Practices in Aerospace and Automotive Engineering


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about I-DAD

Vel Tech is organizing a three-day International Conference on Innovative Design, Analysis and Development Practices in Aerospace and Automotive Engineering  (I-DAD 2020) from February 24th – 26th 2020. This conference is held once in two years, and I-DAD 2020 will be the fourth edition of the I-DAD conference series.

I-DAD conference provides a concerted platform for global and national researchers and academicians to disseminate the information on the latest aspects of design, analysis, manufacturing, integration and system development of various engineering sectors including aerospace, automobile, energy and manufacturing sectors. Eminent speakers are invited from all over the world to deliver talks on various themes comprising of multidisciplinary topics. The previous I-DAD conferences attracted renowned speakers from France, Germany, Taiwan, USA, Canada, Singapore etc., and also from premier national institutions like DRDO, IGCAR, ISRO, IITs, NITs etc.

Registration Guidelines

Registration payment can be made through NEFT/RTGS bank transfer to the following bank account

Beneficiary I-DAD Beneficiary A/C No 380200301000157
Name of the Bank Bank of Baroda Branch Name VELTECH ENGG COLLEGE, CHENNAI
IFSC Code VIJB0003802 MICR Code 600029026

Registration Category Indian Delegate Overseas Delegate
Early Bird Standard Early Bird Standard
Industry / Research Organization Rs. 5,000/- Rs. 7,000/- USD 250 USD 300
Academia(Faculty) Rs. 4,000/- Rs. 5,000/-
Academia (PG Student / Research Scholar) Rs. 3,000/- Rs. 4,000/- USD 200 USD 250
Co-author / Participant Rs. 1,500/- USD 100

Call for Papers

We invite high quality research papers and the authors may limit their papers to a maximum of 6 pages. The authors are requested to submit their papers as per the instructions given in the attachment below.

Author Instructions

For more information, the authors may visit the website Click Here

All accepted papers will be published in a Springer Proceedings – Lecture notes in Mechanical Engineering at no additional cost.

Please submit your abstract to idad@veltech.edu.in

Author Guidelines

All submissions will be peer reviewed by experts in the field based on originality, significance, quality and clarity. All contributions must be original, should not have been published elsewhere and should not be intended to be published elsewhere during the review period.

At least one author must register and present his/her accepted manuscript in the conference. Registration fee includes proceedings, conference kit, lunch, tea & certificate. Conference kit will be provided to registered authors & participants only. Manuscript format can be downloaded from conference website.

Policy on Plagiarism

Authors are requested to kindly refrain from plagiarism in any form. Authors should submit their original and unpublished research work not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Manuscript found to be plagiarized during any stage of review shall be rejected. As per copyright transfer agreement, authors as deemed to be individually and collectively responsible for the content of manuscripts published by them. Hence, it is the responsibility of each author to strive for the highest ethical standards with respect to plagiarism.

Manuscript Guidelines

Selected best papers will be recommended for the following SCOPUS / SCI Journals
  1. Journal of Manufacturing Technology Research (Nova) (Scopus)
  2. International Journal of Modern Manufacturing Technology (ModTech) (Scopus)
  3. Functional of Materials Letters (SCI - 1.388 IF)
  4. Strojniški vestnik - Journal of Mechanical Engineering (SCI - 1.139 IF)
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    Journal of Manufacturing Technology Research

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    International Journal of Modern Manufacturing Technology

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    Functional Materials Letters

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    Computer-Aided Design and Applications

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    International Journal for Simulation and Multidisciplinary Design Optimization

Knowledge Partner

Financial Partner

Keynote Speakers

  • Prof. Christine Rousselle


    Vice-Chair of IEA Combustion TCP

    Polytech’Orleans /Laboratoire PRISME, France

  • Prof. Camille Hespel


    Energy Aeronautics and Engine department

    Polytech’Orleans /Laboratoire PRISME, France

  • Prof. Nicolas Gascoin


    Head of Pyrolysis & Propulsion Group

    INSA Centre Val de Loire (Campus de Bourges), Bourges Cedex, France

  • Dr. Hussain Najmi


    Research Engineer

    Institut P`CNRS – Uniersite` de Poitiers –ENSMA, France

  • Prof. Chao - Kang Feng


    Professor of Aerospace Engg

    Tamkang University, Taiwan

  • Prof. Lung – Jieh Yang


    Professor of Mechanical Engg.

    Tamkang University, Taiwan

  • Prof. David T.W. Lin


    Professor of Graduate Institute of Mechatronics System Engineering

    National University of Tainan, Taiwan

  • Dr. Shankar Venugopal


    Vice President

    Mahindra & Mahindra

  • Dr. V.Balasubramanian


    Vice President (Engg. & Development)

    Simpsons & Co

  • Dr. S A Sundaresan


    Vice-President, EV & eMobility Solutions

    Ashok Leyland

  • Dr. Sheldon Williamson


    Professor of Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering

    University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Ontario, Canada


S.no International Advisory Committee Members
1 Dr. Antonello Astarita, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Naples, Italy.
2 Dr. Arun Arjunan,  Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Wolverhampton, UK.
3 Dr. Arvind Chandrasekaran,  Assistant Professor, Chemical, Biological and Bioengineering, North Carolina A&T State University, USA.
4 Prof. Bala Vaidhyanathan,  Professor of Advanced Materials and Processing, Loughborough University, UK
5 Dr. Byungrak Son,  Senior Researcher, Convergence Research Center for Wellness,DGIST, Daegu, Republic of Korea
6 Prof. Camille Hespel,  Energy Aeronautics and Engine department, Polytech’Orleans /Laboratoire PRISME
7 Prof. Chin-Hsiang Cheng,  Distinguished Professor, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
8 Prof. Chao - Kang Feng,  Professor of Aerospace Engg, Tamkang University, Taiwan
9 Prof. Christine.Rousselle,  Vice-Chair of IEA Combustion TCP, Polytech’Orleans /Laboratoire PRISME
10 Prof. Chun – Yi Su,  Professor and Research Chair Control and Non-Smooth Dynamic Systems, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
11 Prof. David T.W. Lin,  Professor of Graduate Institute of Mechatronics System Engineering, National Tainan University, Taiwan
12 Prof. Dumitru Nedelcu,  Director of the TUIASI Doctoral School, Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Romania
13 Prof. Eric Coatanéa,  Professor, Automation Technology and Mechanical Engineering, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland
14 Prof. Fu-Yuen Hsiao,  Associate Professor, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, Tamkang University, Taiwan.
15 Dr. Hussain Najmi,  Research Engineer, Institut P`CNRS – Uniersite` de Poitiers - ENSMA
16 Dr. H M A Hussein,  Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt.
17 Prof. Lung – Jieh Yang,  Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Tamkang University,Taiwan
18 Dr. Manoj Gupta,  Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore.
19 Prof. Muthukumaran Packirisamy,  Professor and Concordia Research Chair, Director,Optical-Bio Microsystems Laboratory, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
20 Prof. Nader Asnafi,  Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Örebro University, School of Science and Technology, Sweden
21 Prof. Nicolas.Gascoin,  Head of "Pyrolysis & Propulsion" Group, INSA Centre Val de Loire (Campus de Bourges),Bourges Cedex
22 Prof. J. Paulo Davim,  Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro,Portugal
23 Dr. Ramanathan Arunachalam,  Assistant Professor, Sultan Qabos University, Oman
24 Prof. Rama B Bhat, Professor,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
25 Dr. Spot Srigrarom,  Associate Professor (School of Engineering), University of Glasgow Singapore, Singapore Polytechnic Campus, Singapore
26 Dr. Vishal Naranje,  Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Amity University,Dubai.
27 Prof. Yuh-Chung Hu,  Professor, Department of Mechanical and Electromechanical Engineering, National ILan University, Taiwan.
S.no National Advisory Committee
1 Dr. G Ayyappan,  Outstanding Scientist, Programme Director, Space Transport Systems,VSSC, Trivandram
2 Dr. V Balasubramanian,  Vice President (Engg. & Development), Simpsons & Co
3 Dr. Deepak Pangal,  Assistant Professor, NIFT, New Delhi
4 Dr. Ing. M Duraiselvam,  Professor, Dept. of Production Engineering, NIT Trichy
5 Dr. T V K Gupta,  Assistant Professor, VNIT, Nagpur
6 Dr. S Kumaran,  Professor, NIT Trichy
7 Mr. A Murugan,  Scientist, CMTI, Bangalore.
8 Mr. R Mahadevan,  Group Technology Director, India Pistons
9 Mr. G B Ponmanivannan,  Principal technology leader, Head Chennai centre, L&T Technology services
10 Dr. P Ramkumar,  Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, IIT Madras, Chennai
11 Dr. Saikat Acharjee,  Senior Scientist, CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute
12 Dr. Santosh Kumar,  Professor, IIT-BHU, Varanasi
13 Dr. Shailendra Kumar,  Professor, NIT Surat
14 Mr. Shankar Venugopal,  Vice President, Mahindra & Mahindra
15 Mr. S Sriraman,  Sr. VP R&D, TAFE
16 Dr. S Suresh,  Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engg., NIT Tirchy
17 Dr. C S Sujith Kumar,  Assistant Professor, NIT Calicut
18 Mr. S A Sundaresan,  Vice-President, EV & eMobility Solutions , Ashok Leyland
19 Dr. K Viswanath,  Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engg., IIT Mandi
20 Mr. C V Raman,  Senior Executive Director (Engg)., Maruti Suzuki India Limited
S.no Organizing Advisory Committee Members
1 Dr. P Sarasu,  Directorate of Research and Industrial Relations, Vel Tech
2 Dr. techn. Koteswara Rao Anne,  Director Academics, Vel Tech
3 Dr. A. Abudhahir,  Director Quality Assurance, Vel Tech
4 Dr. S. Sivaperumal,  Director International Relations, Vel Tech
5 Dr. A.T.Ravichandran.  Dean SoMC, Vel Tech
6 Dr. Amala Justus Selvam,  HoD - Automobile, Vel Tech
7 Dr. R. Jaganraj,  HoD - Aeronautical, Vel Tech
8 Prof. C. S. Sivakuamar,  Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
9 Dr. E. Balasubramanian,  Associate Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
10 Dr. Sachin Salunkhe,  Associate Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
11 Dr. E. Pavithra,  Associate Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
12 Dr. M. Arulprakasajothi,  Associate Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
13 Dr. A. S. Praveen,  Assistant Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
14 Dr. N. Yuvaraj,  Assistant Professor, Mechanical, Vel Tech
15 Dr. Bhatt David Sharad,  Assistant Professor, Aeronautical, Vel Tech
16 Mrs. A. Meena,  Assistant Professor, ECE, Vel Tech


• Additive and Advanced Manufacturing
• Advanced Materials and Characterizations
• Advances in Aerospace Technology
• Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics
• Aerospace Design, Testing and Performance
• Automotive & Vehicle Engineering
• Combustion and Emission control

• Computational Fluid Dynamics
• Cryogenics
• Engine and its Systems
• Fuels and Energy Source
• Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
• Instrumentation & Sensors
• Modeling and Simulation
• Noise, Vibration and Harshness

• Optimization Techniques
• Product Development
• Propulsion / Thermal Engineering
• Quality, Reliability & Durability
• Safety and Risk Assessment
• Sustainable Manufacturing
• UAVs & Autonomous Systems
• Vehicle Dynamics and Control

gallery (I-DAD 2018/2016/2014)

I-DAD Gallery 2018


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