Mr. Mantesh Basappa Khot currently working as a assistant professor in design domain, Mechanical Engineering department. I completed BE in Mechanical Engineering from University BDT College of Engineering, Davangere. I have done M.Tech in machine design from University BDT College of Engineering, Davangere. I have been awarded Gold Medal for securing the first position in Master of Technology in Visvesvaraya Technological University Belagavi, 2018. Research interest are fatigue and fracture analysis, tribology, composite materials and structures. I have published 3 articles in international journals and 4 papers in national conferences. I have 1.6 years of Industry experience prior to academic. I was worked as a quality engineer at Indo Auto- Tech Pvt Ltd., Narasapura, Karnataka and Apprentice Trainee in Davangere Sugar Company Ltd., Kukkawada, Karnatka.