Mr. Sijo M T

Head of the Department

Education Summary

  • PhD. in Composite Materials,Calicut University,GEC Thrissur (pursuing)
  • M. Tech. in Production Engineering, CUSAT
  • B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering, Calicut University, GEC Thrissur

Employment History

  • Christ College of Engineering , Irinjalakuda from 24/07/2017 to till date, as Assistant Professor( Senior Grade) in Mechanical Engineering Dept.
  • SCMS School of engineering & Technology, Karukutty from 1/08/2006 to 21/07/2017, as Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Dept.
  • GEC Thrissur, From 20/1/2004 to 31/7/2006, as Guest Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering Dept.

Papers Published:

  • Microstructure Evaluation of Stir Cast Aluminium Silicon Carbide Metal Matrix Composite", IConAMMA, Materials Today: Proceedings,
    Amritha University Bangalore. August 2017
  • Optimisation of machining parameters using particle swarm optimisation and comparison with genetic algorithm",
    Second International conference on materials for the future, 2011, GEC Thrissur.
  • Participated in International conference on Computing in Mechanical Engineering held at SSET, Karukutty, from 10/8/15 to 13/8/15.
  • Simulation of Mushy State Solidification in Stir Casting", World journal of Engineering, Scopus Indexed, Accepted, June 2017.
  • Numerical simulation of centrifugal casting for functionally graded metal-matrix composites" (2017), International Journal of Mechanical Engineering & Technology (IJMET) - Scopus Indexed.Volume:8, Issue:4, pp. 66-74.
  • Analysis of stir cast aluminium silicon carbide metal matrix composite: A comprehensive review" (2016), Procedia Technology 24, pp. 379 - 385.
  • A Numerical Study on Stir Casting Process in a Metal Matrix Composite Using CFD Approach" (2015), Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 1119, pp. 533-541.
  • Effect of Stirrer Parameter of Stir casting on Mechanical Properties of Aluminium Silicon Carbide Composite" (2015), International journal of modern engineering research, Vol. 5, Iss. 8, pp. 43-49.
  • Effect of Magnesium Addition on Fracture Toughness in Aluminium Silicon Carbide Metal Matrix Composite" (2015), International Journal of Research in Engineering & Advanced Technology, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp. 95-99.
  • Simulation of Mushy State Solidification in Stir Casting", World journal of Engineering, Scopus Indexed, Accepted, June 2017.


  • Recognised reviewer in peer reviewed international journals of ASME. Reviewer of conference papers of ICCCE 2017. Successfully guided and completed 7 PG students Thesis in Production and Industrial Engineering stream
  • Conference chair of KETCON 2018-Fluid and Thermal stream held at Sahrdaya College of Engineering and Technology, Kodakara Feb 2018

Talk Delivered

  • Metal Matrix Composites- An Overview’ at First National Symposia on Advanced Materials and Processing organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government Engineering College Palakkad, on 21st January, 2017
  • Optimisation Techniques – Taguchi method” at New paradigms in Mechanical Engineering organised by department of mechanical Engineering, SSET, Karukutty on 18th September 2010.

Area of Interest

  • Machine Design
  • CFD
  • Composite Materials
  • Theory of Machines