Dr. HK Govindaraju

BE ME Ph.D, Vice Principal & Professor

Phone: 9663398689     Email: viceprincipal@bmsit.in


Teaching : 26
Research : 10



  • Fatigue Fracture
  • Materials

Memberships in professional bodies

  • Structural Integrity Society of India
  • Indian society for technical education
  • Fellow of Institution of Engineers
  • MIE


  • ANSYS and Solid Edge

Workshops/Conferences/Seminars conducted

  • FEM and its application to Non-linear problems held at People's Education Society College of Engineering Mandya, -
  • Composite Materials held at GM Institute of Technology Davangere, -
  • Recent Trends in the Design and Development of Automobile Components held at People's Education Society College of Engineering Mandya, -
  • Non-linear Analysis in Mechanical Engineering Systems (NAMES-07) held at Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Technology Davanagere, -
  • Engineering Trends in Automobile Technology (ETAT-07) held at BVB College of Engineering and Technology Hubli, -
  • Mechanics of Fracture and Fatigue held at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, -
  • Linear Elastic Fracture Mechanics held at Indian Institute of Technology Gauhati, -
  • Product Design and Development held at Sir MVIT Bangalore, -
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics held at Indian Institute of Technology Chennai, -


Journal Name Journal Type Volume Number Issue Number ISSN ISBN Paper Title
Materials & Design, International 31 Supplement 1 1. Evaluation of Mechanical Properties of as-cast Al-Zn-Ce alloy
Fatigue & Fracture of Engineering Materials & Structures International 34 8 2. Fatigue crack growth behavior of Al-Zn-Ce alloys.


  • Reviewer:- Materials and Design, Publisher: Elsevier.
  • Reviewer:- International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Taylor University, Malasiya.
  • Participated in VTU Satellite Education program (EDUSAT) as a subject coordinator and taught Theory and Design of Engines 2007-08.
  • Session Chaired at international conference, Amrutha college of Engg. Bengaluru.
  • Advisory Committee Member: International Conference on Current Trends in Engineering Science and Technology, Don Bosco Institute of Technology
  • Organised National Conferences on Nano science and technology
  • Organised National Conferences on Materials and design