N C M D A O 2022

5th National Conference on

Multidisciplinary Design, Analysis, and Optimization

15-17 September 2022

Carousel imageCarousel imageCarousel imageCarousel image


Jointly organized by the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, and the Design division of the Aeronautical Society of India (AeSI)

Aims to bring together researchers and industry professionals working in the areas of multidisciplinary design, analysis, and optimization

Conducted in a hybrid manner this year, with both online and offline (in-person) attendance

Previous Conferences: NCMDAO 2021 2020 2019 2018

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Vladimir Balabanov

Boeing Technical Fellow

Adjunct Lecturer at University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Christopher Potts

Professor and Chair,
Department of Linguistics

Professor, by courtesy,
Department of Computer Science

Stanford University


OpenModelica for Modeling and Simulation of Steady State and Dynamical Systemes

(A workshop on the above topic will be conducted using spoken tutorials)

Prof. Kannan M Moudgalya

Erach and Meheroo Mehta Advanced Education Technology Chair Professor, IIT Bombay


10 Aug 2022 Notification of acceptance of extended abstract sent to authors

10 Sep 2022 Tentative last date for submission of paper

  • Registration for the conference will open shortly.


Mathematics, Methods & Tools

Modelling & Analysis

Design Innovation

Technology & Applications

Student Paper Competition


Structural Optimization: Size, Shape and Topology

Design of Materials and Metamaterials

Machine Learning and Data Science in Optimization

Linear and Mixed Integer Programming

Combinatorial Optimization

Evolutionary and Heuristic Optimization Techniques

Multi-scale and Multi-physics Problems

Industry Applications and Case Studies in MDAO

Stochastic and Bayesian Optimization

Optimization and Additive Manufacturing

Metamodeling / Surrogate Modelling

Convex and Non Convex Optimization

Local and Global Search Algorithms

System Design and Optimization

Emerging Tends in Optimization



Students 500 25

Masterclass only 500 25

Industry Participants 5000 75

Others* 3000 50

* Post Docs / Faculty / Start-up / Govt. Lab Employees

Note: Registration includes Conference Kit, Accesses to all Technical Sessions, Lunch and Tea


Sponsors will get the opportunity to showcase their analysis software tools/hardware using online stalls, presentation slots, advertisements in the souvenir, etc.

'Fees for sponsorship' and the 'number of free registrations offered by the conference to the sponsors' are:

CATEGORY Fees Free Registrations Offered

Platinum 3 Lakh INR 3

Gold 2 Lakh INR 2

Silver 1 Lakh INR 1


Victor Menezes Convention Centre (VMCC), IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India

Carousel imageCarousel imageCarousel imageCarousel image



Prof. Subhasis Chaudhari, IIT Bombay

Dr. Kota Harinarayana, Chairman, Design Division, AeSI

Advisory Committee

Prof. G. K. Ananthasuresh, IISc

Prof. Kalyanmoy Deb, Michigan State University, USA

Dr. Pankaj Priyadarshi, VSSC-ISRO

Dr. Ravi Salagame, Aptiv, India

Prof. Sudhakar (Retd), IITB

Mr. Vinay Ramanath, Siemens, India

Core Committee

Prof. Rajkumar Pant, IIT Bombay

Prof. Abhijit Gogulapati, IIT Bombay

Prof. Salil Kulkarni, IIT Bombay

Prof. Prasanna Mujumdar, IIT Bombay

Prof. Ashutosh Mahajan, IIT Bombay

Prof. Akshay Prakash, IIT Kharagpur

Prof. M S Mahesh, IIT Hyderabad

Prof. Joydeep Dutta, IIT Kanpur

Dr. Narendra Balan, Boeing

Prof. Gil Ho Yoon, Hanyang University, South Korea

For more information about getting to IIT Bombay visit www.iitb.ac.in/en/about-iit-bombay/getting-to-iit-bombay

Let us know if you'll be attending!