Associate Professor

IC Engines Lab

Department of Mechanical Engineering

IIT Madras, Chennai – 600036.

Phone: +91-44-2257-4680

Email:  mmittal@iitm.ac.in

Brief bio: Dr. Mayank Mittal is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at IIT Madras. He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University, USA in 2009. He then worked as a Post Doctoral Research Fellow at Michigan State University, and as Senior Engineer at the technical centers of Caterpillar and Generac Power Systems of USA before joining at IIT Madras. His research interests include internal combustion engines both spark-ignition and compression-ignition types, flow and combustion diagnostics for fundamental understanding of in-cylinder processes, alternative fuels, and modeling of engine and engine components including aftertreatment devices. 

Openings in our group

# We are looking for a PhD scholar with good academic background, and ability to work in engines. If you are interested then you may send your resume at mmittal@iitm.ac.in, and apply formally to secure admission in our department at IIT Madras. 

# We may also have an opening for the Joint PhD Degree Program (JDP) between IITM and Michigan State University, USA. 

# We also presently have an opening for external/ part time/ QIP/ Research Fellowship PhD program (with funding from outside agencies such as UGC, CSIR or industry)  in the areas of internal combustion engine, flow and combustion studies including CFD analysis. If you are interested then you may send your resume at mmittal@iitm.ac.in.

# Project position: We presently have an opening for the project associate who may effectively work in engine testing environment and data analysis, with an interest in doing PhD in the future.