Tamilinpan Somu

Design Engineer - Full vehicle at Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India

Bengaluru Area, India

GD&T Certification Siemens NX 9.0 NX Advanced Simulation Vehicle Packaging Chassis development NX FEA-Abaqus Suspension Design Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing PTC Creo Vehicle Dynamics CATIA ANSYS Pro Engineer Design for Manufacturing Mechanical Engineering Automotive Engineering Manufacturing Product Design
Have good knowledge in Full vehicle build, Suspension system design Chassis Development, Vehicle Integration for commercial vehicles and vehicle dynamics.

•Vehicle Integration.
•Vehicle build coordination.
•Suspension system design, calculations, packaging and analysis.
•Air intake system design.
•Engine mounting design.
•Exhaust system design.
•Chassis design.
•Vehicle dynamics.
•Advanced Simulation in NX 9.0
•Decision Matrix.

•Creo 2.0 and FEA
•Siemens NX 9.0 and advanced simulation.
•Basic knowledge in Catia V5.

Product Design Engineer - Full vehicle at Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India

Apr 2014 - Present

Project: - Cross Member failure analysis and Redesign – Freightliner rear engine shuttle bus • Failure study. • Load assumptions using test track measurements. • FEA using NX Advanced simulation. • Design, Development, DFMEA & Validation of cross member. Key achievement: - • Studied Altoona and Bosch Proving ground details to get track details for analysis. • Developed FEA model using test track details and load values measured. • Calculated vehicle load using Air bellow pressure and strain gauge measurements.


BE, PRODUCTION ENGINEERING at Government College of Technology- Coimbatore

Dec 2005 - Dec 2009

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