logo Professor Uday S Dixit

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati


Courses Taught at IIT Guwahati:

S.No. Course Title Level
1 Design of Machine Elements UG (Third Year)
2 Workshop Technology-II UG (Second Year)
3 Finite Element Method in Engineering UG/PG
4 Mechatronics UG/PG
5 Manufacturing Science-II UG (Third Year)
6 Industrial Engineering and Operation Research   UG (Third Year)
7 Strength of materials UG (Second Year)
8 Workshop Technology-I UG (First year)
9 Optimization methods in engineering UG/PG
10 Continuum mechanics UG
11 Mechanical Engineering Lab. UG
12 Solid Mechanics UG
13 Advanced Solid Mechanics UG
14 Advanced Engineering Mathematics PG
15 Engineering Mechanics UG
16 Computer Integrated Manufacturing PG
17 Physics of Manufacturing PG
18 Numerical Analysis PG


Short term courses/invited talks and visits:

  1. Chief guest and keynote speaker at International Conference on Advances and Soft Computing Applications in Design and Manufacturing, 4-6 June, 2018 at NIT Patna.
  2. Comprehensive examiner of a Ph.D. student at NIT Jalandhar on March 28, 2018.
  3. Lectures on elasticity as a part of TEQUIP at Institute of Engineering and Technology, Dibrugarh University, May 24, 2018.
  4. Expert lecture on laser forming and coating in a National Seminar on Advanced Research in Mechanical Engineering (NSARME-2018), April 4-5, 2018 at NIT Manipur.
  5. Lectures as a part of TEQUIP at Institute of Engineering and Technology, Dibrugarh University, March 27, 2018.
  6. Keynote address in National Conference ASSET 2018 at CIT, Kokrajhar on March 11, 2018. Also chaired a technical session.
  7. A talk on laser forming and surface alloying at IGNIS 2017 at Royal Global University on October, 30, 2017.
  8. Expert lectures on Modelling of Metal Forming and Machining at NIT Jalandhar from July 17 to July 22, 2017.
  9. Interaction with M.Tech. students, at NIT Jalandhar on May 23, 2017.
  10. Expert lectures on FEM from 11-13 May 2017 at a short term course of Electronics and ICT Academy, PDPM IIITDM Jabalpur. Was also Guest of Honor in the inaugural function.
  11. Key note address on Achieving the goal of sustainability through modeling of manufacturing processes, in the National Conference on Sustainable Mechanical Engineering: Today and Beyond (SMETB), March 25-26, 2017, Tezpur University.
  12. Two hours lecture on Friction at GIMT Guwahati in a winter school on Engineering Mechanics on 2nd March 2017.
  13. Keynote address on “Issues and Challenges in the Modeling of Metal Forming Processes” in IVth International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering (CPIE-2016), December 19-21, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, India.
  14. Keynote address on “Issues and Challenges in the Modeling of Metal Forming Processes” in National Conference on Advances in Research and Innovations in Mechanical Engineering, Material Science, Industrial Engineering and Management, NIT Manipur, 12-13 December, 2016.
  15. Expert lecture on “Autofrettage Processes” in NIT Jalandhar on 5th October 2016.
  16. Expert lecture on “National workshop on Laser Material Processing Technology (NWLMPT-2016)” held at Jadavpur University on 27th August 2016.
  17. Expert lecture on microforming in a UGC sponsored workshop on “Micromanufacturing” at Jadavpur University from 17-19 March, 2016.
  18. Expert lecture on Challenges in the Modelling of Metal Forming Processes, in Pravartana, 2016, February 12-14, 2016 at IIT Kanpur.
  19. Expert Lecture on practical tips for FEM in TEQUIP course on Practical Aspects of FEM, January 25-29, 2016.
  20. Expert Lecture on Gear Manufacturing in TEQUIP course on Gear Engineering, November 21-22, 2015.
  21. Expert lecture on “Laser based microforming” in a short term course (August 31- September 4, 2015) at IIT Kanpur on August 31, 2015.
  22. Expert lecture in Computational Modeling and Analysis using ANSYS and Creo (CoMAAC), June 3-7, 2015.
  23. Expert lectures on Application of soft computing and FEM to welding at NIT Agartala on 30-31 January, 2014.
  24. Lecture on “Evolution of Engineering Sciences” on 24th December 2013 at DST-INSPIRE at Tezpur University
  25. Keynote address on “Microforming using Laser” 3rd International Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering, CPIE-2013, March 29-31, 2013,  NIT Jalandhar
  26. Lecture on “Basics of FEM” at NIT Silchar on 4th November 2012.
  27. Expert lecture on “Soft Computing” at NIT Silchar, August 2012.
  28. Expert lecture on “Cloud Computing” at NERIST, Itanagar, June 2012.
  29. Expert lecture on “Engineering Mechanics” at NPTEL workshop, November 4, 2011.
  30. Expert lecture on “Micro-extrusion”  in Short Term Course on Micromanufacturing at IIT Kanpur on 1st October 2011.
  31. Keynote address on “FEM and Soft Computing in Manufacturing” at National Conference on Advanced Design and Manufacture, at Einstein College of Engineering, Tirunelveli, India, 6-7 January 2011.
  32. Keynote address on “FEM and Soft Computing in Manufacturing” at CPIE2010, NIT Jalandhar on 3-5 December 2010.
  33. Lectures in short term course on soft computing applications in engineering at NERIST, Itanagar, January 2010.
  34. Lectures on FEM, neural network and laser applications in manufacturing on 12th and 14th December 2009 in NERIST Itanagar
  35. Seminar on Asymmetric Rolling at Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur on 13 April 2009.
  36. Lectures in AICTE-MHRD sponsored course “Fluid Dynamics and its Applications” on 10-11 July 2008.
  37. Invited talk at NIT Silchar on 17th May 2008 on “Modelling of Metal Forming Process”.
  38. Invited talk on NEIST, Jorhat on “Design Procedures in 21st Century” on 18th February 2008.
  39. Lecture in QIP course “Theory, numerics and application of differential equations”  on 14th December 2007. Course was organized by Mathematics Department. I gave a talk on applications to metal forming area.
  40. Invited talk on Emerging trends on CAD & Animation in Today’s world in CADD Center Training Services, Guwahati on 20-11-2007.
  41. Expert lecture on Mechatronics and Concurrent Engineering in QIP sponsored course on Rapid prototyping, 12 December 2006.
  42. Expert lectures on FEM in ISTE sponsored short term course on Finite Element Analysis & Signal Processing in Rotating Machineries, on 19th and 20th December 2005 at IIT Guwahati.
  43. Expert lectures on FEM in QIP sponsored short term course on computer-aided design and manufacturing, on 13-12-2005 at IIT Guwahati.
  44. Expert lectures on Operations Research in AICTE sponsored short term course at NERIM, Guwahati on 22-6-05.
  45. Expert Lectures in ISTE sponsored short term course “FEA & Identification in rotor-bearing systems”, December 20-24, 2004, IIT Guwahati.
  46. Expert lectures on “Neural networks and pattern recognition”  in QIP short term course on “Optoelectronics”, July 5-10, 2004, IIT Guwahati.
  47. Expert lecture on “Error analysis and refinement in FEM” on 9-10 March 2004 at 2 week QIP short term course on “Computational methods for differential equations” Dept. Mathematics, IIT Guwahati.
  48. Expert lecture on “Fuzzy and neural network applications in product design and manufacturing”, on 27th December 2003 at a 2-week short term course on “Rapid design and manufacturing”  at  IT BHU.
  49. Expert lecture on “Fuzzy sets and its applications in Mechanical Engineering”, in Refresher Course Mathematics (IX), from 02 to 22 December 2003, UGC academic staff college, Gauhati University, Guwahati.
  50. Expert lecture on Experimental Techniques for Whole Field Stress Analysis, Dept. of Mech.   Engg., NERIST, Itanagar (October27-31, 2003)
  51. Expert lectures in short term course on concurrent engineering held in NERIST, Itanagar (2-13 Dec 2002)
  52. Expert lecture in short term training on renewable energy applications in north east region held at IIT Guwahati (Oct 21-26, 2002)
  53. Invited talk on “fuzzy sets” at Assam State center of Institution of Engineers (I), in February 2002.
  54. Delivered invited talk in short term course on CAD, CAM & Robotics organized    by AEI, Guwahati in November 2001.
  55. Participated as an expert in short-term course on “Intensive course on bulk metal forming processes” organized at IT, BHU from 14-5-01 to 25-5-01.
  56. Visited TRDDC Pune in December 2000 for a duration of two weeks and taught the TRDDC team (related to continuous casting) about “Fuzzy Logic Applications in Finite Element Analysis”.  TRDDC team working on stress modeling of continuous casting wrote a paper related to fuzzy set application in stress modeling. They are now interested to sponsor an M. Tech. Project at IIT Guwahati.
  57. Visited Aeronautical Development Agency Bangalore on the invitation of Air     Frame Division of ADA in May 1999. Spent one week and helped them in doing Finite Element Analysis of wind-screen of LCA.
  58. Conducted short term course for the skill up gradation of machinists and turners of T&I limited Tezpur

Courses Organized:

  • GIAN course on “Crystal Plasticity Modelling of Micro-Machining Processes”, December 11-15, 2017. Guest expert: Dr. Anish Roy.
  • QIP sponsored short term course on “Micro-Manufacturing Technologies”, March 23-27, 2015. Other coordinator: Dr. S. N. Joshi
  • QIP sponsored short term course on “Applications of Lasers in Manufacturing” , June 24-28, 2013. Other coordinator: Dr. M. Ravi Sankar
  • AICTE sponsored short-term course on “Mechanical Engineering Education”, December7-11, 2009. Other coordinator: Dr. A.K. Dass
  • QIP sponsored Short-term course on “Introduction to Micro-Manufacturing Technologies”, Feb. 16-20, 2008 at IIT Guwahati, Other coordinator: Dr. S. Deb.
  • QIP sponsored Short-term course on “Application of Finite Element Method in Manufacturing”, Feb. 16-20, 2004 at IIT Guwahati, Other coordinator: Dr. S.K. Dwivedy.

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