i-MACE 2022 International conference on innovation in Mechanical & Civil Engineering FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS.

International Conference On

Innovation In Mechanical And Civil Engineering ( i-MACE 2022)

August 26, 2022 - August 27, 2022

Pimpri Chinchwad College Of Engineering, Pune.










Pimpri Chinchwad Education Trust (PCET) was established by Late Shri. Shankarrao B. Patil in the year 1990 with a vision to provide value added educational platform to society in multiple dimensions right from Nursery to Doctoral programs in all professional streams enabling all our students to achieve Freedom through Education. Situated at a very approachable location near Akurdi Railway Station, Nigdi, Pune, PCET is a well-established and time tested brand in Education since 1990. PCET has seven institutes Pimpri Chinchwad Polytechnic (PCP), Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering (PCCoE), S.B. Patil Institute of Management (SBPIM), S.B. Patil Public School (SBPPS), Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering and Research (PCCoER), S B Patil College of Science and Commerce, Ravet (SBPCSC) and S B Patil College of Architecture and Design (SBPCAD).

Currently PCCoE is one of the best engineering colleges in Pune. PCP, PCCoE and SBPIM are operational in Pradhikaran, Nigdi, in more than 10 Acres of land and having more than 4500 students on board. SBPCAD is also situated in the same campus from the academic year 2014-15. The complete campus is well equipped with all latest infrastructural facilities, Sports facilities, spacious lawn and hostel facility for boys and girls. SBPPS established at Ravet, Pune, from academic year 2012-13. PCCoER and SBPCSC also established at Ravet from academic year 2014 - 15.


Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering (PCCoE) is one of the best engineering colleges in Pune, established in 1999, nurtured and managed by Pimpri Chinchwad Education Trust (PCET). PCCoE is functioning proactively to provide the best professional environment to engineering and management students in terms of academics, industry oriented trainings, sports, co-curricular & extracurricular activities, cultural activities, various competitions, etc to create true aesthetically sensitive, socially committed and technologically competent engineers and management professionals.

Academics at PCCoE is disciplined with results at the par of best colleges in Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). Students of PCCoE are proving their talents at state and national level competitions for technical and non technical events. Along with results PCCoE has excellent placements. The output of any institute is the input of industry. We sincerely thank our industrial counterparts who help shaping the industry focused personalities of our students through their direct mentorship and continued interaction.


i-MACE-22 aims to create an international conglomeration of researchers, academicians and industrial experts. This forum serves as a platform where people can share information about diverse technological advancements, innovations, and achievements in the areas of Mechanical and Civil engineering. Further, it would also facilitate discussion that centers on the developments, challenges and solutions for sustainable development in the field of machine design, manufacturing, thermal and fluid engineering, automation, hydrology, water management, structural engineering, geotechnical, transportation, biomimic and construction management.

The focus of this conference is to provide a technical platform that encourages scientific research and educational activities that would cater to the needs of both society and the industry. Most importantly, i-MACE-22 is invested in the advancement of a common man’s life by utilizing the innovations and practices of Mechanical and Civil Engineering. The conference includes keynote addresses and guest lectures by eminent speakers around the globe.

Chief Guest

Professor Seeram Ramakrishna, FREng, Everest Chair is among the top three impactful authors at the National University of Singapore (NUS), and also among the top four leading scientists of Singapore. NUS is ranked among the top five best global universities for engineering in the world. He is an elected Fellow of UK Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng); Singapore Academy of Engineering; Indian National Academy of Engineering; and ASEAN Academy of Engineering & Technology. He is also an elected Fellow of American Association of the Advancement of Science (AAAS); ASM International; American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME); American Institute for Medical & Biological Engineering (AIMBE); Institution of Mechanical Engineers, IMechE and Institution of Materials, Minerals & Mining, IoM3, UK; ISTE, India; and International Union of Biomaterials Science & Engineering (FBSE). He is senior member of IEEE. He received PhD from University of Cambridge, UK. Among numerous recognitions he received are: Honorary Everest Chair of Nepal; Honorary Engineering Doctorate, Central University of Technology, South Africa; Asia Polymer Association Distinguished Researcher Award, International Federation of Engineering Education Societies President award- Global Visionary; Global Engineering Dean's Council Ambassador; ASEAN Outstanding Engineer Award; Institute of Engineers Singapore Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award; IIT Madras Distinguished Alumni Award, UK Cambridge Nehru Fellowship, and Singapore Lee Kuan Yew Fellowship. Thomson Reuters identified him among the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds. His Google Scholar H-index is ~ 160 and citations ~ 116,000. Clarivate Analytics recognized him among the Top 1% Highly Cited Researchers in the world in materials science and cross-fields categories. Microsoft Academic ranked him among the top 25 authors out of three million materials researchers worldwide based on H-index. Listed among the top three scientists of the world in Biomedical Engineering as per a study based on career-long impact of researchers or c-score. He is an Associate Editor of eScience journal.

His academic leadership includes NUS’s Vice-President (Research Strategy); Dean of Faculty of Engineering; Director of NUS Enterprise; Director of NUS Industry Liaison Office; Director of NUS International Relations Office; Founding Director of NUS Bioengineering; Founding Co-Director of NUS Nanoscience & Nanotechnology Institute. $100 million Global Water Center by General Electric established under his watch as the Dean of Engineering. As a founding Chairman he championed the establishment ~ $100 million Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore, SERIS. He served as a board member of several national organizations, policy institutes, and tertiary education institutions. He founded the Global Engineering Deans Council while serving as the Vice-President of International Federation of Engineering Educator Societies (IFEES). European Commission Director-General for Environment, Excellency Daniel Calleja Crespo said “Professor Seeram Ramakrishna should be praised for his personal engagement leading the reflections on how to develop a more sustainable future for all” in his foreword for the Springer Nature book on Circular Economy. He is a member of UNESCO’s Global Independent Expert Group on Universities and the 2030 Agenda (EGU2030). He authored the book The Changing Face of Innovation. He is a renowned speaker on higher education and innovation trends worldwide.

Conference Track

Mechanical Engineering

→ Modelling, Simulation & Optimization Techniques
  • Numerical modeling & Analysis

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

  • Finite Element Analysis

  • Optimization Techniques

  • Statistical analysis

  • Modelling and simulation of manufacturing systems

→ Materials Science and Engineering
  • Materials Processing and Characterization

  • Advanced Materials

  • Material Behavior and Processes

  • Composites, Nanomaterials

  • Thin films and surfaces

  • Crystalline structure and microstructure

  • Metals, alloys and metallurgy

→ Biomedical Engineering & Technology
  • Biomaterials, Biomechanics

  • Biotronics, Applications of AI/ML for Biomedical engineering

  • Biomimetics, Biomedical Devices

  • Biomedical Imaging

  • Statistical analysis

  • Biotechnology and General Applications,

  • 3D printing applications in health care and medicine

→ Thermal and Fluid Engineering
  • Analytical and experimental fluid mechanics and heat transfer

  • Advanced techniques in flow analysis

  • Design and analysis of thermal systems

  • Flow Control and Fluid Dynamics

  • Combustion and Fire

  • Refrigeration and HVAC systems, Multiphase Flow

→ Alternative and Renewable Energy
  • Energy-Related Multidisciplinary

  • Design and Analysis of Energy Conversion Systems

  • Energy Systems Components

  • Design and Analysis of Energy Recovery Systems

  • Thermal Energy Storage & Renewable Energy

  • Sustainable and Grid-Interactive Buildings

  • Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage

  • Fuel Cell Systems Design and Applications

  • Hydel and wind power systems

  • Energy conversion technologies

→ Advanced Manufacturing
  • Advanced manufacturing Processes and Machining

  • 3D printing & Additive manufacturing, Innovations in 3D printing

  • 3D printing materials, Impact of 3D printing on industry

  • Polymers in 3d printing

  • 3D printing in automotive

  • Space and aerospace industry

  • Lean Manufacturing

→ Design Engineering and Mechanics
  • Engineering system design

  • Pressure vessel design and modelling

  • CAD, CAM & CAE

  • Kinematics and synthesis of mechanism

  • NVH

  • Linear and non-linear vibration and control

  • Multi-body dynamics, non-linear dynamics and chaos

  • Experimental methods in solid and structural mechanics

  • Contact mechanics

  • Failure analysis and case studies

  • Fracture mechanics

  • Stability analysis

→ Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial management

  • Sustainable and green manufacturing

  • Lean manufacturing, Supply chain management

  • Quality control

  • Reliability engineering

  • Maintenance management

  • Optimization problems

  • Operations research

  • Stochastic modelling

  • Operations management

  • Reliability and maintenance

  • TQM and six sigma

→ Mobility, Inter-Disciplinary and Other Emerging Topics

Civil Engineering

→ Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Modelling, Simulation & Optimization Techniques
  • Hydrology and water management for sustainable development

  • Impact and control of Climate Change

  • Environmental Impact Assessment and sustainable development

  • Innovations in environmental management and pollution control

→ Construction Management
  • Innovations in low cost and affordable housing

  • Green and sustainable Technology

  • Optimization of resources in construction

  • Alternative and Innovative Construction Material

  • Repairs and Rehabilitation techniques in construction

→ Structural Engineering
  • Performance based design of structures

  • Collapse analysis of structures

  • Innovations and advances in structural engineering

  • Structural Audit and structural health monitoring

  • Design, repair, retrofitting of structures

  • Advancements in Tensegrity structures

→ Geotechnical and Transportation Engineering
  • Application of geo-synthetics

  • Ground improvement and soil stabilization techniques

  • Sustainable transport planning

  • Intelligent traffic management, operation and road safety

  • Use of recycled materials in pavement construction

  • Light rail transit and metro systems

→ Automation & soft Computing
  • Soft- Computing in Civil Engineering

  • Application of RS, GIS and GPS in civil engineering

  • Applications of IoT in Civil Engineering

  • Sustainable practices through soft computing


The important dates for the i-MACE Internation Conference are as follows:

1st Call

Submission of Full Length Paper

Notification of Acceptances

Submission of Full Length Paper

Early Bird Registration


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  • The accepted list of articles will be announced on the website. An e-mail of intimation will be send to the authors.
  • Every accepted article must be registered by at least one author.

Registration fees:

Registration fee includes conference kit, working meals, etc.

Category Early Bird 31st May 2022
Early Bird 30th June 2022
Amount Pay by - 30th June 2022
Amount Pay by - 20th July 2022
Indian Foreign Indian Foreign
Faculty Rs.2500 $125 Rs.3000 $150
Corporate / Industry Rs.3000 $125 Rs.3500 $150
Research Scholar Rs.2000 $125 Rs.2500 $150
Attendee Rs.1000 $75 Rs.1000 $75


  • All the accepted papers with specified plagiarism criteria may be published either in Elsevier- Material's Today Proceedings or AIP Conference Proceeding (Scopus Indexed) after double-blind peer review. Following article publication charges (APC) will be applicable over and above the conference fee:

  • Category Publication Amount
    1 Materials Today Proceedings- Elsevier Rs.4000/-
    2 AIP Conference Proceedings Rs.8000/-

  • The selection of a paper in Category 1 or 2 is purely based on recommendations from the peer-review process. The remaining papers will be published in the conference special issue (without any additional charges).

Bank details:

  • Bank Account Name: International Conference PCCOE
  • Bank Name: Indian Overseas bank
  • Branch & Code: Nigdi Branch (1694)
  • Account Number: 169401000007495
  • MICR Code: 411020008
  • IFS Code: IOBA0001694
  • Type of Account: Saving Bank Account

Accommodation details:

Accomodation is available at nearby area in the range of Rs.2000 to Rs.5000 per night.


Shri. Dnyaneshwar P. Landge


Smt. Padmatai M. Bhosale

Vice Chairperson

Shri. Vitthal S. Kalbhor


Shri. Shantaram D. Garade


Shri. Harshwardhan S. Patil


Dr. Girish Desai

Executive Director, PCET

Dr. Govind N. Kulkarni

Director, PCCOE


Dr. Ajay K. Gaikwad

Conference Chair

Dr. Sanjay B. Matekar

Conference Co-Chair


Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Pravin R. Kale
Dr. Sanjay B. Matekar
Dr. C. L. Ladekar
Dr. Mrs. Anindita Roy
Dr. Umesh G. Potdar
Mr. Sanjiwan K. Bhoite
Mr. Laxman V. Awadhani
Mr. Amit A. Panchwadkar
Mr. Sanjay P. Salve
Dr. N. Vivekanandan
Mr. Ummid I. Shaikh
Mr. Sagar R. Wankhede
Mrs. Rita S. Pimpalkar
Mr. Vikram K. Aher
Mr. Abhijeet N. Kore
Ms. Shweta V. Patil
Mr. Amol V. Suryavanshi
Mrs. J. P. Wagh
Mrs. Neeta A. Mandhare
Mrs. Gauri V. Phadtare
Mrs. Varsharani Y. Gaikhe
Mrs. Vrushali Y. Bhalerao
Mr. Rahul A. Gujar
Mr. Jitendra D. Ganeshkar
Mr. Nilesh V. Gaikwad
Mr. Gaffar G. Momin
Mr. Chandan R. Ingole
Mr. Ishan R. Sathone
Mr. Ganesh D. Kale
Mr. Nikhil J. Surwade
Mr. Swapnil S. More
Mr. Shriyash S. Shinde
Mr. Atul S. Kashid
Mr. Hemantkumar H. Kadam
Dr. Pralhad J. Tipole
Dr. Rajkumar B. Patil
Dr. Masnaji R. Nukulwar
Dr. Abhay B. Lingayat
Dr. Avinash V. Borgaonkar
Dr. Akash S. Awale
Dr. Amrita Francis
Mr. Mahadev U. Madgule
Dr. Jaya Goyal
Mr. Sujit M. Mulay
Mr. Akshay B. Sonawane
Mr. Kishor Malokar

Department of Civil Engineering

Dr. J. S. Inamdar
Mrs. S. S. Motegaonkar
Dr. A. K. Gaikwad
Dr. D. S. Lal
Mrs. J. N. Changade
Mr. S. B. Gorade
Dr. R. S. Chaudhari
Mrs. R. R. Purohit
Mrs. P. V. Kalokhe
Mrs. K. D. Dhapekar
Mr. T. S. Khambekar
Mrs. N. S. Sane
Mr. S. P. Banne
Mr. S. D. Kurhade
Mr. P. P. Ankad
Ms. A. A. Chandragade
Mr. P. A. Shinkar
Dr. P. R. Mali



Dr. Abhijit Date
RMIT University, Australia
Dr. Aniruddha Desai
Center for Technology Infusion La Trobe University, Australia
Dr. Sandeep Patil
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Dr. Amiya Kumar Tripathy
Adjunct Prof. Schhol of Science ECU Joondaleyo Campus, Australia
Dr. Dilip Sharma
Prof., Dept. of Mechanical Engineering & Dean, Student's Welfare Malviya National I.T. Jaipur
Arlene McConnell
OSI Maritime Systems, Vancouver, Canada
Dr. Caroline Petian
P.B. Rosa University Center UniDomBosco, Brazil
Dr. Enrico Zio
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Dr. Harikrishnan A/L Ramiah
Center of Industry Research University of Malaya, Malaysia
Dr. Habil. Oliver Straeter
University of Kassel, Germany
Dr. Marzieh Khakifirooz
Technologico de Monterrey Monterrey, Nuevo Leaon, Mexico
Prof. Michael Pecht
University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Dr. Mohamed A. Mellal
H’Hamed Bougara University Boumerdes, Algeria
Dr. Piyush Tagade
Rolls Royce, Singapure
Dr. Pravin T. Babar
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Sameer Al-Dahidi
German Jordanian University, Jordan
Dr. Seshadri Mohan
University of Arkansas, US
Dr. Suresh Vishwakarma
ZE Power Engineering Vancouver, Canada
Dr. Tapas Mallick
University of Exeter, UK
Dr. Wei Wang
City University of Hong Kong
Dr. Moriga, Toshihiro
Tokushima University, Japan
Dr.Taesung Kim
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology


Dr. Anagha Pathak
Centre for Energy Studies, SPPU
Dr. Anish Modi
IIT, Bombay
Dr. Chaaruchandra Korde
IIT, Bombay
Dr. Chandramohan V.P
NIT, Warangal
Dr. Dadasaheb Shendage
H2E Power Systems INC
Dr. D. G. Regulwar
GCOE, Aurangabad
Dr. Girish B. Mahajan
Mumbai University
Dr. D. N. Singh
IIT Bombay
Dr. Krishna K. Mugada
MED, NIT Surat
Dr. Kushal Ghosh
NIT Sikkim
Dr. M. S. Tandale
Dr. B.A.T.U, Lonere
Dr. Modh Zaheer Khan Yusufzai
IIT BHU, Varanasi
Dr. Yogesh Desai
IIT Bombay
Dr. Shanmukha Nagraj
RVCOE, Bengluru
Dr. Mannawdia Shrikant
Vellore IOT, Chennai
Dr. Prashant K. Jain
IIIT, Jabalpur
Dr. DineshSingh G. Thakur
Centre for Training & Placement Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DU), Girinagar, Pune
Dr. P. Pravin Kumar Venkat Rao
IIIT, Hyderabad
Dr. Pramod Salunkhe
MIT, Manipal
Dr. Probir K. Bose
NIT, Agartala
Dr. R Senthil
SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai
Dr. R. J. Vishwakarma
NIT, Jaipur
Dr. Rakesh Kumar
SVNIT, Surat
Dr. Rutuja M. Chavan
MANIT, Bhopal
Dr. S. S. Ahankari
VIT, Vellore
Dr. S. S. Pardeshi
COEP, Pune
Dr. Sanjay Patil
Amity University, Mumbai
Dr. Sudarshan Kumar
IIT, Bombay
Dr. Suprakash Gupta
IIT-BHU, Varanasi
Dr. T. Prabu
PSG Tech., Coimbatore
Dr. Trushar B. Gohil
VNIT, Nagpur
Dr. V. M. Phalle
VJTI, Mumbai
Dr. Vipin Tripathi
NIT, Agartala
Dr. Dinesh Amalnerkar

Advisor-Research and International Academics, PCCOE



Chief Guest

Dr. Seeram Ramkrishna

Professor, National University of Singapore (NUS)


Plenary Speakers

Dr. Sanjeevikumar Padmanaban

Professor, Aarhus University, Denmark

Plenary Speakers

Dr. Nguyen Hoang Dung

CanTho University, Vietnam


Keynote Speaker

Dr. Sudarshan Kumar

IIT Bombay

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Kishore Sarawadekar

IIT Varanasi

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Hanumant Dhumal

WRD, Pune

Keynote Speaker

Mr. Sanjeev Gupta

VP, Capgemini, India


Chief Guest for Valedictory Function

Mr. Atul Kurani

Head IoT / IIoT Practice and Global Medical Business| Vice President, Capgemini Engineering

Guest of Honors for Valedictory Function

Mr. Nilesh R. Adkar

Manager, Application Engineering, Henkel India (Pvt) Ltd, Pune

Guest of Honors for Valedictory Function

Dr. Amar Buchade

IEEE Pune section, Treasure