Dr. Ir. Gesang Nugroho, S.T., M.T


Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Study Program

Email: gesangnugroho@ugm.ac.id

Research interest: Automation and Control, Manufacturing



  • S.T., Mechanical Engineering, Universitas Gadjah Mada-Indonesia, 1997
  • M.T., Mechanical Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung-Indonesia, 2001
  • Ph.D., Engineering Design and Manufacture, University of Malaya-Malaysia, 2008

Academic Experiences:

  • Universitas Gadjah Mada, Lecturer, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 2011 – Present, Full Time
  • Universitas Gadjah Mada, Head of Mechanical Technology Laboratory, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 2012 – Present, Full Time
  • Universitas Gadjah Mada, Lecturer, Vocational School of Mechanical Engineering, 1998-2011, Full Time

Non Academic Experiences:

  • Flying Object Research Center, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Director, 2014-present, Part Time
  • Current membership in professional organizations Member, Society of Automotive Engineers of Indonesia (IATO), 2011-present

Service activities:

  • Engineering Consultants, under Faculty of Engineering Universitas Gadjah Mada, 2011-Present
    Contributes actively in various community development schemes, such as:
    1. Utilization and waste processing to build sovereignty and productivity of society in Kalibawang, DIY, 2011
    2. Community development of KetepVillage, Kecamatan Sawangan, Kabupaten Magelang by improving the role of small and medium enterprises (UMKM).

Publications and presentations (Most important from past 5 years) :

  • “Document Avionic system design Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for disaster area monitoring”, Nugroho, G., Satrio, M., Rafsanjani, A.A., Sadewo, R.R.T., International Conference onAdvanced Mechatronics, Intelligent Manufacture, and Industrial Automation, Proceeding – In conjunction with Industrial Mechatronics and Automation Exhibition, IMAE, 7508031, pp. 198-201, (2016).
  • “Hybrid controller design and simulation for a small-size autonomous helicopter”, Gesang N., International Journal of Intelligent Unmanned Systems, 4 (2), pp. 129-140, (2016).
  • Effect of breather type and vacuum pressure on the manufacturing of an unmanned aerial vehicle fuselage using vacuum bagging method. [2018].
    (1) Gesang Nugroho, ST., MT., Ph.D. (2) Indro Pranoto,S.T., M.Eng.Ph.D. (3) NOVATA ZAKA ROHMANA
  • Pengaruh Sudut Swept dan Sudut Incidence pada Sayap Pesawat Tanpa Awak untuk Misi Pemantauan dengan Simulasi Komputasi Dinamika Fluida. [2017].
    (1) Muhammad Agung Bramantya, S.T., M.T., M.Eng., Ph.D. (2) Gesang Nugroho, ST., MT., Ph.D.