Composite Materials and Technologies Research Centre (CMTRC)

Address of the Research Centre #470-P, Peenya Industrial Area, 4th Phase, Bengaluru-560058
Mission of the Research Centre We are committed to the development of engineering composite materials components using contemporary and futuristic technologies
Research Goals of the Centre
  • To develop new technologies like ‘Out-of Autoclave’ technology
  • To design and develop new cost effective and ecofriendly engineering solutions for a wide range of applications
  • To identify and replace existing metallic components with composite materials to reduce the weight and improve the performance of component/system
  • To study wide range of materials and develop prototypes
  • To transfer technologies developed for commercialization and entrepreneurship
  • To dessiminate knowledge on concepts and practices of composites technology
Head of the Research Centre
Name with Qualification
Dr. Rahul M. Cadambi, B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor, Dept. of MME, FET
Email ID:
Mobile No.: +91 - 88848 71261
Research Groups Composite Materials and Development Composite Structural Design and Tooling Composite Materials Fabrication Testing and Characterisation
1 Ceramic Matrix Composites Structural Analyses
a) FE Analysis of Composites
Development of Out-of-Autoclave Technologies Characterisation of Resins, Particulates, Fibres
2 Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures Composite Parts Designing Simulation
a) Simulation of Layerwise Reinforcement Material Layup
b) Creation of Cutting Pattern and Layers Projection on Tooling
c) Designing of Mating Mould Surface
Sandwich Panel for Light Weight Construction Testing of Composites - Physical, Mechanical and Chemical Properties
3 Development and Analysis of Reinforced Polymer Composites Impregnation, Shaping and Process Moulding(Autoclave, RTM) Simulation Powder Metalurgy Route Non-Destructive Testing
4 FE Analysis of Polymer Fibre Reinforced Composites Solvent and Melt Intercalation Techniques for Nanocomposites and Bio-Degradable Polymer Composites
5 Development of Polymer Nanocomposites 3D Printing
6 Bio-Degradable Polymer Composites
7 Metal Matrix Composites
8 3D Printing

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