The department of Aeronautical and Automobile Engineering at Manipal Institute of Technology was established in 2008 and offers two undergraduate programs and two postgraduate programs.
The department has state-of-the-art infrastructure- Autoclave, Flight Simulator, Low Subsonic Wind Tunnel, Advanced Composites Lab, Computation Lab, Gas Turbine Testing Rig, Avionics Lab, Autoclave. The department houses the Center of Excellence for Avionics under the flagship of Manipal Academy of Higher Education.
"State-of-the-art facilities: Wind-tunnel, Auto-Clave, Advanced Composite material testing- An impetus for both Learning & Research”
Dr Satish Shenoy B
The areas of research include Composite Materials, Tribology of Bearings, Nanocomposites, Biomechanics, Structural Membrane, Avionics and Propulsion. Currently, the department is working on research in the field of dental materials which are capable of withstanding high pressure and temperature and can last for a long time without decay.
13 Jun' 19
Project MANAS by Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) has secured the first position worldwide, in the Annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition, held at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, recently. More than 35 plus teams from across the globe participated in the event, which concluded recently.
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