Joseph K.M.
Associate Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Marian Engineering College, Trivandrum - 695582
Ph: +91-471-2707111 (O)

Date of Joining MEC: 15 October 2001
Professional Experience: Total 23 Years (4 Years Industrial and 19 Years Teaching)

Educational Profile
  • M.Tech (2012)
    • Mechanical Engineering - Propulsion Engineering
    • University of Kerala / College of Engineering, Trivandrum.
    • First Class
  • B.Tech (1991)
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Calicut University / Govt. Engineering College Trichur.
    • First Class

Courses handled
Times taken
Propulsion EngineeringUG
Gas DynamicsUG1
Industrial EngineeringUG
Heat and Mass TransferUG3
Hydraulic MachiansUG
Fluid MechanicsUG4
Basic Mechanical EngineeringUG
Finite Element Analysis for Heat TransferPG

Professional Bodies
  • Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education, ISTE
  • Life Member, National Society of Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power, NSFMFP*

Research Interest
  • Mechanical Vibrations
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction (FSI)
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Flow-induced Vibrations (FIV)
  • Liquid Sloshing Dynamics

Projects / Theses Guided
  • Numerical Simulation of Water Waves in Open Channel Flow; Parvathy G.P., Water Resources Engineering, Dept. of Civil Engineering, NIT Kurukshetra, Completed August 2015. (Co-guide: Prof. Dr. Arun Goel)
  • Performance Improvement of Diesel Engine with Supercharging, Redesign & Emission Control; Abhinand M.K., Harikrishnan K.S., Govind K. Kumar, Ditto. C, MEC, Completed March 2015.
  • Packing Conveyor Diverter Mechanism; M. G. Sabari, Tinu Thomas, V. Bijay, Nitin Prasad, MEC, Completed March 2015.
  • Supercharged LIMO Bike; Arjun H. Nair, Bipin Babu, Abin Brocard, MEC, Completed March 2014.

Significant Publications
  1. Parvathy G. Panicker, Hareesh. R, N.K. Tiwari, Numerical Modeling of Advancing Wave Front in Dam Break Problem by Incompressible Navier-Stokes SolverMarian Journal of Research, Vol. 2, 2017, pp. 59 - 63.
  2. Parvathy G. Panicker, Arun Goel, Hareesh R. Iyer, Numerical Modeling of Advancing Wave Front in Dam Break Problem by Incompressible Navier-Stokes Solver, ICWRCOE '15, Aquatic Procedia, Vol. 4, 2015, pp. 861 - 867.
  3. Parvathy G. Panicker, Hareesh R. Iyer, N.K. Tiwari, Numerical modeling of bore waves in dam break problem by incompressible Navier-Stokes solver, NCERTIA ‘15, Marian Engineering College, Trivandrum, 2015.
  4. Panicker, P.G, Goel, A., Iyer, H.R., Numerical investigations of one dimensional dam break problem, RTCCE International conference, NIT Allahabad, 2014.
  5. Parvathy G. Panicker, Hareesh R. Iyer, N.K. Tiwari, Numerical Modeling of Advancing Wave in Dam Break Problem by Incompressible Navier-Stokes Solverin proc. CAHHEWC, NIT Kurukshetra, 2013.
  6. Hareesh. R, K. Srinivas, V. Viswanath, A.K. Asraff, R. Muthukumar, Numerical and experimental investigation of sloshing in oblate spheroidal liquid propellant tank, 21stIndian Engineering Congress, Bengaluru, 2011.