Conference Themes

The conference topics include, but not limited to the following broad areas:

A. Design Engineering: FEA/FEM, Tribology and Maintenance, Stress Analysis and Fracture Mechanics, Simulation & Modelling, Vibration and Noise Control, Non-linear Mechanical Systems, Dynamic Systems, Computational Mechanics, Mechatronics, etc.

B. Manufacturing Engineering: CAM/CIM/FMS, Group technology, e-manufacturing, Rapid prototyping, Non-traditional Machining, Robotics, MEMS, Nanotechnology, Metal Cutting and Tool Design, Knowledge Management in Manufacturing, etc.

C. Thermal Engineering: Heat Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, IC Engine, Automobile Engineering, Combustion and Pollution Control, Thermal Power Plants, Thermal Systems, Jet Propulsion, Turbo Machines, Refrigeration & Air conditioning, Energy Conservation, Management & Audit, etc.

D. Materials & Processing: New and Smart Materials, Composite Materials, MMC, FRP, CMC, Nano Composites, Behaviour of Advanced Materials, Fatigue and Fracture, Advanced Processing Techniques, etc.

E. Industrial Engineering and Management: TQM/TPM/SPC/FMEF/QFD/QC, ERP/BPR/CAPP, Six Sigma/Taguchi Techniques, Scheduling/Plant Layout/Materials Handling, Time and Work Study, Ergonomics, Supply Chain Management, Reliability and Maintenance Engineering, System Dynamics, Agile/Lean/Concurrent Manufacturing, Operations Research Applications, Non-traditional Optimization Techniques (Fuzzy Logic, Artificial Neural Network, GA, SA Techniques etc), etc.

F. Applied Sciences: Biomaterials, Quasi Crystals & Metallic Glasses, Renewable & Non-Conventional Energy Sources, Fuel Cell Technology, Super Conducting Materials, Spin Systems, Corrosion Analysis, Fluid Dynamics, Combinatorics, Stochastic Process, Graph Labelling & Matrix Approach, etc./p>


All accepted papers, after peer-review and plagiarism check, will be published in Scopus Indexed MATEC Web of Conferences Proceedings ( and also all the papers will be indexed in Google Scholar, CAS, Compendex, Inspec, DOAJ and CPCI (Web of Science)

Submission of Abstract

The prospective authors are requested to submit a soft copy of an extended abstract through EasyChair link provided in

The abstract must carry sufficient information for fair assessment and should contain the following:

  • Full title of the paper
  • Name(s) of author(s), affiliation and full address with telephone numbers and e-mail address
  • Objectives, results and conclusion of the work
  • Typed in 12 points Times New Roman with 1.5 line spacing

After provisional acceptance of the abstract, the full paper will be peer-reviewed before final acceptance. The guidelines for preparing a camera-ready paper will be provided along with the provisional acceptance letter.

Important Dates

05th January 2018   31st January 2018   Submission of Extended Abstract
10th January 2018   02nd February 2018  Notification of Acceptance of Abstract
8th February 2018     Submission of full paper (Camera ready format)
15th February 2018    Notification of Acceptance of Paper
26th February 2018   Author registration & Payment of Registration Fee
6-7 April 2018 Conference