International Conference On Emerging Research And Advances In Mechanical Engineering - ERA 2009 aims to bring together researchers, engineers, scientists, and scholars to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Mechanical Engineering, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted. The objectives of the conference are to follow-up of the latest advances in mechanical engineering, exchange of Information and expertise amongst participants, strengthen the relationship between academics and entrepreneurs, promote local entrepreneurship, and focus on engineering education in the new millennium. The conference will include keynote addresses by eminent people in the field of Mechanical Engineering and technical papers presentation and will cover many topics such as:
Thermal Engineering: Heat Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, IC Engine, Automobile Engineering, Combustion and Pollution Control, Thermal Power Plants, Fuel Cell Technology, Thermal Systems, Jet Propulsion, Turbo Machines, Refrigeration & Air conditioning, Energy Conservation, Management &Audit, Renewable & Non Conventional Energy Sources etc.
Design Engineering: FEA/FEM, Tribology and Maintenance, Stress Analysis and Fracture Mechanics, Simulation & Modeling, Vibration and Noise Control, Non-linear Mechanical Systems, Dynamic Systems, Computational Mechanics, Mechatronics, etc.
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.
Materials & Processing: Composite Materials, MMC, FRP, CMC, Nano Composites, Behaviour of Advance Materials, New and Smart Materials, Biomaterials, Fatigue and Fracture, Advance Processing Techniques, etc
Industrial Engineering and Management: TQM/TPM/SPC/FMEF/QFD/QC, ERP/BPR/CAPP, Six Sigma/Taguchi Techniques, Scheduling/Plan, Layout/Materials Handling, Time and Work Study, Ergonomics, Supply Chain Management, Reliability and Maintenance Engineering, System Dynamics, Agile / Lean / Concurrent Manufacturing, Operations Research Applications, Nontrational Optimization Techniques (Fuzzy Logic, Artificial Neural Network, GA, SA Techniques) etc.