Dr. Rathishchandra R Gatti

Dr. Rathishchandra R Gatti

  • Department: Mechanical Engineering
  • Designation: Professor
  • Phone: +91-9481847572
  • Email: rathishchandra.mech@sahyadri.edu.in
  • Teaching Experience: 7.0 Years
  • Industry Experience: 7.0 Years
  • Research Experience: 10.0 Years
BE Mechanical N.I.T.K. Surathkal NITK, Surathkal
MBA Operations Management IGNOU IGNOU
PGDip.GSM Global Strategic Management ICFAI ICFAI
G.C.R.C Research Commercialisation Australian Technology Network Curtin University
Ph.D Energy Harvesting Department of Mechanical Engineering CURTIN UNIVERSITY

Membership of Professional Bodies:

Member of SAE

Member of IE

Current Research

  • Energy Harvesting/Generation.
  • iOT Autonomous sensors and actuators.
  • Mechatronic Product design and development.
  • Modelling & Simulation of mechanical /electromechanical systems.


  • Australian Postgraduate award from Australian Government for my PhD.
  • Patent award for achieving a patented invention (CA 2688764 /US8027154) on modular retrofit switchboard for Canadian and US homes.
  • Management Award from GE India innovation centre for efficient execution of NPD projects.
  • GE APPLAUSE award,
  • GE Centre of excellence contribution Award.
  • Micro innovation award from GE India innovation centre.
  • Business development Award at SVE.

Grants Received Research/Projects Guided (Beyond Academic)

Guided 2 M.S students at Curtin University Perth.

TRIP VGST grant.

INUP grant.

R&D/Product development programs in GE Industrial as NPI program manager- Zero Energy home program,Intelligent Switchgear, Renovation switchgear program.

International Journals:

No. of International Journals Publications:0

US Patent US8027154/ Canadian Patent CA 2688764 for a smart design of renovation electrical distribution board Gatti, R., & Howard, I. (2012).

Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting by Spatially Varying the Magnetic Field, Proceedings of the 2011 2nd International Congress on Computer Applications and Computational Science.

PhD Thesis - Spatially-varying multi-degree-of-freedom electromagnetic energy harvesting- publicly available at http://tinyurl.com/ooxmp4h

No National Journals Found.

No International Conferences Found.

No National Conferences Found.

Workshop / Seminars

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Projects and Exhibitions

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Other Activities

Head of SPSS projects.