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AIET Faculty

Dr. Peter Fernandes

Mechanical Engineering

Designation: Principal & Professor
Qualification: M.Tech, Ph.D, MBA
Phone No: 08258- 262724 / 25
Email Id: petfdcm@gmail.com
Teaching Experience: 36 Years
Industry Experience: Years

Educational Details

M. TechNITK1996


  • 1Period (1985-1992)
    Mechanical Engineering
    NRAM Polytechnic Nitte - Assitant Lecturer
  • 2Period (1992-1996)
    Mechanical Engineering
    NRAM Polytechnic Nitte - Lecturer
  • 3Period (1996-2009)
    Mechanical Engineering
    NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte - Assistant Professor
  • 4Period (2009-2012)
    Mechanical Engineering
    NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte - Professor
  • 5Period (2012-till date)

    AIET, Moodubidri - Principal

1. Computer Aided Engineering Drawing
2. Computer Aided Machine Drawing
3. Material Science And Metallurgy
4. Mechanical Engineering
5. Design of Machine Elements I & II
6. Operation Research
7. Composite Materials
8. Production Planning & Control
9. Hydraulics and Pneumatics
10. Mechanical Vibrations
11. Vibration Engineering
12. Dynamics of Machines
13. Mechanics Of Materials


Few Selected

1.    KN Prabhu, P Fernandes : Effect of surface roughness on metal/quenchant interfacial heat transfer and evolution of microstructure, – Materials & design 28, 544-550, 2007

2.      KN Prabhu, P Fernandes : Effect of section size and Agitation on heat transfer during Quenching of AISI 1040 steel, Journal of Materials processing technology,  183, 1-5, 2007

3.      Nanoquenchants for industrial heat treatment, J Materials. Engg. Performance 1059-9495, 2007 , KN Prabhu, P Fernandes

4.      Determination of wetting behavior, spread activation energy and quench severity of Bioquenchants, Metallurgical. Materials transactions B, 38B, 631-640, August 2007

5.      KN Prabhu, Peter Fernandes : Effect of substrate surface roughness on wetting behavior of vegetables oils, Materials, and Design (in process) 2008-

6.      KN Prabhu, P Fernandes: Study of Heat transfer and wetting characteristics of conventional bioquenchants. Int. J Heat & Mass Transfer, 51, 526-538, 2008,

7.       Peter Fernandes, KN Prabhu: Heat transfer during quenching and assessment of quench severity- A Review. Journal of ASTM International Vol. 6, No. 1, 2009


1.      Peter Fernandes, Prabhu K N., and Shiva Krishna: Assessment of quench severity of vegetable oil blends for heat treatment of steel. CURIE, Vol.2, No. 2, 2009

International : 10+

“Sustainable Industrial growth- A solution of cleaner environment” AICTE- ISTE sponsored STTP from 19th to 31st August 2002 held at NMAMIT, Nitte
Participated in 32nd ISTE National Convention held at NMAMIT, Nitte from 27th– 29th December 2002

National : 10+

TEQIP funded National workshop on “Nano materials and Devices”, held at NMAMIT Nitte during 16-17 August, 2007

Awards: 5+

Award of excellence 2010 by Kodagu. Dakshina Kannada and Udupi Engineers’ Association
No. of Ph.D Guiding: 04
No. of Ph.D Awarded: 01

Professional Membership:

Life member of ISTE, New Delhi
Life Member of Kodagu, Dakshina Kannada and Udupi Engineers Association, Mangalore
Member of Indian Institute of Metals, Kolkatta
Member of Indian Institute of Foundrymen, Kolkatta
Associate Member of Institution of Engineers(India), Kolkatta
Member of Indian Institute of Welding, Kolkatta

Invited Talks: 5+

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