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Arun G.K. Automotive Product Designer arungk_02d02@yahoo.com Mobile:+91-9008953800, +91-9590657616 Objective I am a young and passionate designer looking to apply my education, experience and skills to its fullest potential, and to furnish innovative design solutions to the world of design. I am looking forward to be part of a visionary group, which will enable me to excel in Design and development, enhance company’s value and in the process ensure personal growth. Introduction I have completed my M.Sc Engineering in Automotive Product design from M S Ramaiah School of Advanced studies (Coventry university), Bangalore, Karnataka. Achievement Jan 2010 Completed MSc. Engg in Automotive Product Design from MSRSAS Bangalore with merit, NTTF tool and die maker with 3 years experience and second rank holder in sixth semester theory exams(first class) 2002-2005 batch Coimbatore centre, worked as group leader in GKDITR tooling centre one of the finest tool rooms in India. Education Sep 2008 –Mar 2010 Aug 2002 - July 2005 Masters in Automotive Product Design M S Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies (MSRSAS), Bangalore, Karnataka Affiliated to Coventry University, UK. Specialization in Post Graduation Programme ? Automotive exterior design, finite element design, vehicle concept design and styling. Vehicle aerodynamics and thermal management, automotive interior design, Modern automotive systems, computer aided engineering, vehicle structural design and safety, advanced manufacturing process and materials. Theoretical and practical assignments, frequent verbal and graphical presentations. Diploma in Tool and Die Making Nettur Technical Training Foundation (NTTF), Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu Specialization in Tooling ? Finished DIPLOMA IN TOOL AND DIE MAKING (2002-2005) from NTTF (Nettur Technical Training Foundation), Coimbatore Tamil Nadu, with 71% marks, including one year implant training in GKDITR Tooling Center(LMW), Coimbatore ? Second Rank holder in sixth semester theory exam ? Did one year industrial training at LTE IL, Coimbatore ? Worked as Tool engineer (group leader) in GKD ITR tooling centre Coimbatore Design methodologies of the Press tools, moulds, gauges & fixtures. Preparation of assembly drawing & detail drawings through manual and Auto CAD drafting. Designing of electrodes and manufacturing of moulds, press tools, jigs and fixtures Work Experience 2004 July – 2005 June 2005 July – 2006 June 2006 July – 2008 July ? Worked as an implant trainee at GKDITR Tooling Center (LMW) Coimbatore ? Worked as an Industrial Trainee at LTE IL (LMW), Coimbatore ? Employed as engineer tooling (Group leader) in GKD ITR (LMW) tooling centre Coimbatore. Skills Design Skills Ideation | Concept Sketching | Rendering | 2D Design | 3D Design | Computer Rendering |Model Making| Clay modeling| structural analysis| crash analysis| Computational fluid dynamic (CFD)analysis of the same designs Computer Skills PORTFOLIO Design and Rendering software Alias Studio Tools 13 & 2009 | Adobe Photoshop CS2, CS4 | Bunk speed Hyper Shot CAE software Ansys 11|Hypermesh 7.0|L S dyna| Madymo| Gambit 2.3.16| Fluent 6.3.26 Modelling software CATIA V5 R17 | Auto CAD | solid works www.coroflot.com/arungk Areas of Interest Innovative ideation| Concept Generation | Product styling | Product Development |Automotive styling| Product Design | structural analysis and CFD analysis using analysis software of designed products |Research and development MASTERS PROJECT Design of a Multipurpose Compact Farm Utility Vehicle Aim of the project:- To design a compact all terrain vehicle for Indian farmers to deal with multiple farms, focused on environmental constraints, terrain and multiple usage of the product to support the user Project duration-6 months Achievements - conducted a complete primary research in the high land farms and farmers 5 concepts of vehicle and 6 associated accessories were developed to solve the problems which are identified. Detailed 3 D models of selected concepts were developed using ALIAS 09. A scaled physical model of the selected vehicle was developed using appropriate materials, for visualization and review. A complete thesis, technical paper was prepared as a part of project. Personal Details Father’s name Mother’s name Date of birth Contact Address Permanent Address Email ID Mobile Mr. V.P. Gopalakrishnan Mrs. T.K. Beena 29/01/1987 Arun G.K. No3 Aditya Nilaya, 2nd cross, Netaji Nagar, Mathikere Charutha, Kannookkara (po), Vatakara , Calicut, Kerala arungk_02d02@yahoomail.com arunrem@gmail.com +919008953800, 9590657616 Declaration I hereby declare that the above-furnished information is correct and I am responsible for its accuracy. I offer myself as a result-oriented individual with a zeal to achieve and will be obliging if you could consider my case favorable. I will be readily available for attending any type of interview, which you may desire. I shall be sincere in all my efforts to the prosperity of the company. I am looking forward to the pleasure of hearing from you. Place: Bangalore Date: 09/05/2010 Arun G.K.


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One of my concept cars was published in - http://psipunk.com/futuristic-three-wheeled-vehicle-by-arun-gk/#more-1081 http://www.automotto.org/entry/indian-designer-s-mercedes-benz-sls-amg-reincarnation-is-awesome/