Abhilash O obtained his M.Tech, in Thermal Power Engineering from U.B.D.T College of engineering, Davanagere, VTU. He is pursuing his PhD in the field of biofuels. He has teaching experience of 5 years. He has published paper titled “Effect of injection pressure on the performance and emission characteristics of single cylinder diesel engine using neem and niger oil as a biodiesel & quot, International Conference, ETIESM, Sphoorthy engineering college, Hyderabad (2017) He has published 3 conference papers in international conferences. His research areas of interest include Thermodynamics, Internal combustion engines, Heat Transfer.