Amritha Muniswamy Venkatappa
Fort Collins, Colorado
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Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado Expected Graduation: Dec 2018
Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering GPA: 3.39/4
Bangalore University, Bangalore, India June 2012
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering GPA: 75/100
Hypermesh, Hyperview, HyperMorph, Simlab, Nastran/Optistruct, Abaqus, Unigraphics, MATLAB, Simulink.
Modelling and Simulation of Hybrid CNG Transit Bus using MATLAB and Simulink to improve the Fuel Economy and Emissions– Fall 2017
Modelled and 3D printed Fly Fishing Reel & Accessories as part of Additive Manufacturing Project - Spring 2018
CAE Analysis Engineer (NVH Team) Nov 2012 – Jul 2017
General Motors Powertrain Project in Tata Consultancy Services, Bangalore, India
Performed following Projects using NX/ Hyperworks/ Simlab/ NASTRAN/ OPTISTRUCT/ ABAQUS:
Power train Bending Analysis to meet the optimum Powertrain Frequency
Mounting Boss stiffness analysis of Block and Head Mounting bosses to evaluate for optimum boss stiffnesses
Static Stress Analysis on AC Compressor Bracket /Generator Bracket/ P.S Bracket using dynamic hub loads and static hub loads to meet the requirements and Yield Strength of the Material
Knock Sensor Analysis of Engine Block to optimize the location of Knock sensor mount.
Pseudo sound modal noise evaluation analysis on Oil pan
Modal & Dynamic stress analysis on Direct Injection and Port Fuel Injection Fuel System/AC Compressor Bracket /Generator Bracket/ Oil tank/ Oil fill tube/Dip stick tube using dynamic engine loads to reduce the natural frequencies of the components and limit the dynamic stresses well below the Endurance limit.
Exhaust system Static, Modal and Dynamic Stress Analysis with Thermal mapping to optimize the natural frequencies, static and dynamic stresses of the Exhaust components.
Won on the spot award for a Case study on V8 Engine Valley Cover to reduce the natural frequency and dynamic stresses by modifying the designs.
Won star of the month award for reducing the dynamic stresses on Brackets mounting on Catalytic Converter of Exhaust System.
Part of Mechanical design team in Colorado State University Vehicle Innovation Team for ECO CAR 3 competition
Leadership and Involvement:
Trained new members in the team on Modeling, standard Dynamic Analysis procedures and tools
Co-ordinated TCS internal events and competitions
Participated in Project internal knowledge sharing sessions