Dr Clement Varaprasad Karu

Dr Clement Varaprasad Karu

Dr Clement Varaprasad Karu

Associate Professor
Phone: +968 26850100 Extn: 102
Location: Barka building

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In 2011, Dr Karu Clement Varaprasad graduated with a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India. He has more than 20 years of teaching experience at different levels in engineering colleges. He is currently employed at Sohar University in Oman as an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Engineering. Industry 4.0, Mechatronics, Micromachining, 3D printing, Industrial Automation and Robotics, Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS), and CNC machining are some of his research interests. He belongs to a number of professional associations. He is a member of the American Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering’s review team and the editorial board of an international journal of mechanical, computational, and manufacturing research. 04 book chapters have been published by him. He has published his journals in over 23 reputed international journals.


  • Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering, JNTUA Ananthapuramu, India, 2011
  • Master of Technology in Production Technology, SV University Tirupati, India, 2002
  • Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering, Sri Krishna Devaraya University Ananthapuramu, India, 1999​

Teaching Interest

  • Computer Aided Engineering Drawing​
  • Production Technology-I & II​
  • Material Science & Engineering​
  • Machine Drawing​
  • Engineering Metrology​
  • Tool Design​
  • Automation in Manufacturing​
  • CAD/CAM​
  • Mechatronics​
  • Industrial Robotics​
  • Unconventional Machining Process​
  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics​
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing​

Research Interest

  • Industry 4.0
  • Mechatronics
  • Micromachining
  • Industrial Automation and Robotics
  • Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS)
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Tool Design

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