M H Monish Gowda

Mr. M.H Monish Gowda

Assistant Professor

Currently working as Asst. Professor at MSRUAS. Delivered classes for M.Tech and B.Tech students in topics like Vehicle Dynamics, Kinematics, Dynamics, Vibrations, Design of Automotive Components, Automotive Technologies, and Computer-Aided Engineering. I have worked on various consultancy projects related to Kinematic and Dynamic Analysis. Completed various sponsored research projects like Design of Multifunctional Agri Robot” and ‘’Air Quality Index Measurement” at MSRUAS. Delivered various corporate training programs related to Vehicle Dynamics, Suspension Design, Steering Design, Braking Systems, Automotive safety systems etc. Guided various MSc [Engg.] projects related to vehicle dynamics.


  • M.Sc [Engg] in Automotive Engineering

    M.S. Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies affiliated to Coventry University, UK

  • B.E in Mechanical

    Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum


Total Years of Experience:

13 Years 1 Month

Academic Experience:

  1. Assistant Professor, M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bengaluru‑6 years (2014 –Present)
  2. Senior Training Engineer, M. S. Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru‑4 years (2010−2014)
  3. Training Engineer, M. S. Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru‑2 years (2008−2010)

Training Experience

Conducted training programme for GET’s, PGET’s and Experienced Employees in the following area:

  • Vehicle Dynamics for M&M, Volvo Eicher, Tata Motors, MBRDI, RBEI, Continental, GM, Meritor, SKF, KPIT
  • Suspension Design for SSS pvt. Limited, M&M
  • ADAMS for Tata Motors and HCL
  • CATIA V5 for Satyam Computers o Solidworks for HCL
  • Braking system and ADAS for RBEI
  • Solidworks for HCL

Research Interest:

Vehicle Dynamics

Research Expertise:

Suspension Design, Vehicle Dynamics, Multi body dynamic simulation, Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery

Research Grants:

  • On Going: Consultancy Project in Industrial Research Measurement and Monitoring of Air Quality Index in Bangalore City” funded by Mann + Hummel India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Completed: As Co-PI for sponsored project from University of Agricultural Sciences: Design and Development of Multifunctional Agri-Robot”.


  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery

International Conference Papers:

  1. Saldanha, Vijay Dominic.; M.H., Monish Gowda ; R., Raja , ” REDESIGN OF TRUCK CAB SUSPENSION FOR IMPROVED RIDE COMFORT” FISITA 2018 Technical Paper F2018-VDY-055 , 2018
  2. Kruthika Ramesh, Prajwal K T Roopini C, Monish Gowda M H, V S N Sitaram Gupta V, Design and Development of an Agri-Bot for Automatic Seeding and Watering Applications”, In, IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Engineering Technology and Sciences, NIE Institute of Technology, Mysore, India, 20 – 21 September 2018
  3. Thiyya Kkandiyil, S., Gowda, M., and Venna, H., Influence of Steering Axis Inclination and Scrub Radius on Steering Effort of Passenger Car”, SAE Technical Paper 2016−28−0177, 2016, doi:10.4271/2016 – 28-0177
  4. Kulkarni, U., Gowda, M., and Venna, H., Effect of Tie Rod Length Variation on Bump Steer”, SAE Technical Paper 2016−28−0201, 2016, doi:10.4271/2016 – 28-0201
  5. Murthy, S., Gowda, M., and Venna, H., Evaluation of Handling Characteristics of an Intercity Bus by Multi-Body Dynamic Simulations,” SAE Technical Paper 2016−28−0178, 2016, doi:10.4271/2016 – 28-0178

National Journal Papers:

  1. Ankit Mehta, Monish Gowda M. H., Raja R., (2020), Analysis of Combined Effect of Caster Angle and SAI on Steering Performance of the Vehicle”, SASTECH Journal, Vol 19, Issue 1, January 2020
  2. Ramachandran S., Monish Gowda M.H., Hima Kiran V., (2020), ‘’ Redesign of Steering Knuckle for a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) for Improved Fatigue Life’’, SASTECH Journal, Vol 19, Issue 2, August 2020
  3. Dilip V., Monish Gowda M.H. and Kiran V.R., (2017), Design of Mobile Cart for Food Streets in Bangalore”, SASTECH Journal, Vol 16, Issue 1, January 2017
  4. Venkateswara Reddy, Shankapal, S. R. and Monish Gowda, M. H., (2014), Modelling and Simulation of Hydropneumatic Suspension for a Car”, SASTECH Journal, Volume 13, Issue 1, April 2014
  5. Lohith K., Shankapal, S. R. and Monish Gowda, M. H., (2013), DEVELOPMENT OF FOUR WHEEL STEERING SYSTEM FOR A CAR”, SASTECH Journal, Volume 12, Issue 1, April 2013
  6. Priyanka Ghate, Shankapal, S. R. and Monish Gowda, M. H., (2012), Failure Investigation of a Freight Locomotive Suspension Spring and Redesign of the spring for Durability and ride index”, SASTECH Journal, Volume 11, Issue 2, Sep 2012
  7. Amandeep Singh , Vinod K. Banthia , Monish Gowda, (2012), Numerical Evaluation of a Closed Cabin of Earthmovers for Structural Rigidity and Safety”, SASTECH Journal, Volume 11, Issue 1, May 2012


  1. S. Vijaya Kumar etal System and Apparatus for Paddy Transplantation”, Indian Patent Application: 1185/CHE/2014, March 7, 2014
  2. Narasimha Murthy, K. R., Rohit Manjunath Pattan and Monish Gowda, M. H. Driver Monitoring System for Harsh Acceleration and Deceleration Performance”, Indian Patent Application: 201741046748, December 27, 2017.

  • RUAS Annual Exemplary Award 2020 in Service Category