Mechanical Engineering Department

Email: mdurgarao@mes.ac.in


  • M.E.
    2002: Shri Guru Gobind Singhji College of Engineering & Technology, in Mechanical – CAD/CAM
  • B.E.
    1999: Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Mumbai University, in Mechanical Engineering
  • D.M.E.
    1996: Government Polytechnic, Thane, MSBTE, in Mechanical Engineering

Research and Consultancy

  • Industrial consultancy project on Shaft Design and Analysis of HiGee system, through Trilok Corp., Mumbai
  • AICTE funded RPS project on Ferrofluid based Active Shock Absorber


Strength of Materials (Semester III), Mechanical Vibrations (Semester VI), Computer Aided Design (M.E. Semester I)

Important Publications

  • M. D. Rao, V. B. Tungikar, S. K. Basu and S. R. Kajale, “Dynamic response of laminated composite plate using first order shear deformation theory”, Journal of Institution of Engineers (India), Vol. 84, 2003, pp. 45-48

Awards and Recognitions

  • Recognized Under Graduate and Post Graduate Guide, University of Mumbai
  • NPTEL National Level Exam – 2nd topper in Introduction to Mechanical Vibrations (April 2017)
  • NPTEL National Level Exam – Joint 2nd topper in Strength of Materials (October 2017)

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