Welcome to the Indo-Brazil Bilateral International Conference on Advanced Materials and  Manufacturing - ICAMM 2015! 

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FINAL DEALINE for full paper submission is 30.01.2015!


Conference Venue:

Cape Institute of Technology
Levenjipuram – 627114
Tirunelveli District, Tamilnadu State
Directions can be here.


Organizing Chair 

Prof. J.T. Winowlin Jappes, Cape Institute of Technology, India

Prof. Sandro Campos Amico, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande de Sul, Brasil

Co-organizing Chair

Dr. I. Siva, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande de Sul, Brasil

Prof. M.S. Ragavan, Cape Institute of Technology, India


Dr. R. Suresh, Cape Institute of Technology

Organizing Secretary

Prof. A. Lakshmanan Pillai, Cape Institute of Technology, India

Profa. Sandra Maria da Luz, Universidade de Brasília UNB, Brasil


CAPE Institute of Technology (CIT)

Cape Institute of Technology was established in the year 2001 under the trust, Sri Vinayaga Educational Trust founded by the eminent Industrialist and Educationalist Er. I. Krishna Pillai. The Institution has undergone metamorphic changes and achieved phenomenal growth and social structure. Our Institution has been approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Anna University since 2001. Also been applauded, appreciated and recognized as one of the quality institution by ISO: 9001-2008. The college runs 6 under graduate Engineering programs namely Civil, CSE, ECE, EEE, IT & Mechanical and 7 Post Graduate programs namely Communication Systems, Computer Science and Engineering & Computer and Communication Engineering. Applied Electronics, Energy Engineering, Power Electronics and structural Engineering.

About the Department

The Department of Mechanical Engineering established in the year 2006 and offers B.E program in Mechanical Engineering and M.E program in Energy Engineering. The department has well equipped laboratories and has close interactions with the leading industries and institutions for research and development. The Mechanical Engineering department has made pioneering and definite contributions in the thrust areas such as design, manufacturing and materials. The Center for Advanced Materials, which caters the need of researchers and institutions in the area of, advanced materials as research collaborations and consultancy. Center for Alternate fuel and Cape Renewable Energy Research Center promote research and consultancy. DST funded project in this department focuses towards the National need.

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

The Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, UFRGS, is a century-old Brazilian educational institution nationally and internationally recognized. It is centered in Porto Alegre – the capital city of the State of Rio Grande do Sul – and it offers academic programs from all different fields of knowledge, for all stages of education, ranging from elementary to graduate school. More than 30 thousand people circulate in its facilities in search of receiving one of the top 10 most qualified educations in Brazil. This, combined with its leading research programs and expressive community outreach, grants UFRGS to be ranked among the best universities in the country.

Post-Graduation Program in Mining, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering – PPGE3M  

The PPGE3M, which is part of the School of Engineering of UFRGS, supplies the Brazilian market with engineering professionals of post-graduate level through advanced academic and research activities. The M.Sc. and D.Sc. courses are offered in the following areas: i) Mineral Technology, Environmental Studies and Extractive Metallurgy; ii) Manufacturing Processes; and iii) Materials Science and Technology. PPGE3M started its activities in 1973, and has already graduated more than 1100 M.Sc. and 330 D.Sc. PPGE3M has 28 Permanent Professors and 10 Collaborative Professors which are distributed among 17 research and teaching laboratories. Thanks to its ever increasing quality levels, PPGE3M has been able to maintain,for the last 12 years, its 7/7 grade in CAPES ranking, the Brazilian Government agency for higher education.