Qualification :

    • Ph.D.-2017;M.E.(Heat Power)-2004;B.E.Mechanical Engg.-1993

Specialization :

    • Thermal Engineering


    • Department of Mechanical Engineering

Brief :

Dr. Shylesha Channapattana is a Professor in Mechanical Engineering department of D. Y. Patil University, Ambi, Pune. He received his Ph.D in Mechnical Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University(VTU), Karnataka, India in the year 2017. Prior to Ph.D program he graduated from BVB College of Engg. & Tech. (Currently KLE Technological University), Hubli, and did his Masters from Savitribai Phule Pune University. He has 23 years of teaching and 3 years industrial experience, working with DYPCOE since 2017.He has taught various subjects in the domain of Thermal Engineering. His primary research interests include renewable energy, Alternative fuels for IC Engines, application of Artificial Intellegence and optimisation of Engineering systems. He has supervised numerous bachelors and masters students, Six research scholars are persuing Ph.D. under his supervision . He has published papers in various National / International conferences and journals, four patents are into his credit. He is in the reviewer panel of various reputed international journals.He has worked as Head of Mechanical Section at Govt. College of Oman for five and half years.

Experience :

    • Total Experience : 26

    • Industrial Experience : 3

    • International Experience : 5.5

    • Academic Experience : 23

Achievements/ Recognitions/ Awards :

    • Got 2 Lakhs sponsorship by Savitribai Phule Pune University for Organising National Conference on Innovations in Engineering Research (NCIER’19) at by DY Patil COE, Ambi, Pune 8-9th Feb’ 19

    • Published a Paper on “Optimization of operating parameters of DI-CI engine fueled with second generation Bio-fuel and development of ANN based prediction model” in Applied Energy, Elsevier publication. (SCI) Volume 187, 1 Feb. 2017, Pp. 84-95.Impact Factor: 8.426

    • Undergone NPTEL-AICTE’s FDP and Online Certification Course on Outcome based pedagogic principles for Effective Teaching Sep 2018 with ELITE Grade

    • At IBRA college of Technology (Govt. College in Sultanate of Oman) handled the responsibility of the Head of Mechanical Section and Instrumental in implementing quality procedures

    • Reviewer for reputed international Journals

    • Research Associate at Greaves Cotton Ltd for the emission compliance of DI Diesel Engines for GenSet applications to meet CPCB norms during 2004-06

    • Awarded Best Paper for “Effects of Blending Agents Like Methanol & Ethanol on Emission & Fuel Economy of a Single Cylinder Gasoline Engine” at International Conference on Systemics,Cybernics & Informatics under the aegis of Pentagram Research Centre, India, held during Jan 04-08, 2006

    • Guiding 6 Ph.D. Research Scholars at GHRCEM and Autonomous Institute affiliated to SPPU.

Professional Memberships :

    • ISTE; Combustion Institute-Indian section; IAENG Society of Mechanical Engineering

Research Area :

    • Heat Transfer Augmentation

    • Renewable Energy

    • Alternative Fuels for IC Engines


    • Heat Transfer;Thermodynamics; Power Plant Engineering; IC Engines; Automobile Engg.; Instrumentation and Control Engg.; Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning; Energy Conversion and Management