V R Kiran

Mr. V R Kiran

Assistant Professor


  • M.Sc. Engineering in Automotive Product Design

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

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (UG)

    Vemana Institute of Technology (VTU), Belgaum


Total years of Experience :

10.50 Years

Academic Experience:

  1. Assistant Professor — M.S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bengaluru 
  2. Associate Head of RUAS Innovation Center — M.S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bengaluru 
  3. Assistant Professor — M.S Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru 

Training Experience

Trainings delivered to delegates from automotive sectors on the following topics:

  • Human Factors in Seating Design
  • Human Factor Considerations for Vehicle Acoustics
  • Human Factor Considerations in Vehicle Interior Design
  • Overview of Design Ergonomics

Research Interest:

Machine learning, Artificial Intelligence

Research Expertise:

Automotive Product Design, Ergonomics, Customers interaction, Vehicle packaging, Vehicle Safety and occupants safety, Vehicle styling, Model making, Noise, Vibration and harshness (NVH), vehicle testing


  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Ergonomics
  • Vehicle styling

National Journal Papers:

  1. V. R. Kiran, Vinod K. Banthia, M. L. J. Suman, Redesign of Rear End of a Car to Minimise Whiplash Injury”, Vol12,Issue2, September 2013
  2. Vinay Sindhe, V. Hima Kiran Vithal, V. R. Kiran, Conceptual Design of Quad Bike for Urban Commuting”, Vol14,Issue1, January 2015
  3. Tijo George, V. R. Kiran, S. Subbaramu, Conceptual Design of an Intra-City Microcar for 2030”, Vol 15, Issue 1, January 2016
  4. Dilip V., Monish Gowda M.H. and Kiran V.R., Design of Mobile Cart for Food Streets in Bangalore”, Vol 16, Issue 1, January 2017
  5. Rohan Yashawant Melge, Srikari S. and Kiran V. R.,“ Effect of Aluminium Foam Density on the Energy Absorption Characteristics of S‑rail structure”, Vol 17, Issue 2, August 2018

Magazine Articles:

  1. Shivakumar H. G. & Kiran V. R., B2R”, (Annual Magazine of Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences), Reflections, Vol.VI,P44, 2015

  • Maintained PACE lab and managed to receive BEST PACE LAB-2017 International Award for RUAS
  • Mentored students in PACE PUMA challenge and won best designAward