Educational Qualification

BE EEE PSNACET, Dindigul 2007
ME Control & Instrumentation College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University, Chennai 2012
Ph.D Ballistic Target Estimation And Trajectory Reconstruction Anna University, Chennai


23-07-2007 to 15-01-0010 2.5 Software Engineer - Testing Keane India Ltd
14-06-2012 to 29-03-0014 2.3 Assistant Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering


  1. S. Nagammai, S. Latha, and M. Varatharajan, ‘Soft computing-based fuzzy integral sliding mode control: a real-time investigation on a conical tank process’, Soft Comput, Jan. 2020, doi: 10.1007/s00500-020-04729-7.
  2. Balamurugan S, Venkatesh P, Varatharajan MFuzzy sliding-mode control with low pass filter to reduce chattering effect: an experimental validation on Quanser SRIP, Sadhana Journal, doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12046-017-0722-9, (http://www.ias.ac.in/article/fulltext/sadh/042/10/1693-1703)


  1. K. Harshath, P. S. Manoharan and M. Varatharajan, "Model predictive control of TRMS," 2016 Biennial International Conference on Power and Energy Systems: Towards Sustainable Energy (PESTSE), Bangalore, 2016, pp. 1-5.doi: 10.1109/PESTSE.2016.7516455
  2. N.Cibiraj, M.Varatharajan, Chattering reduction in sliding mode control of quad-copters using neural networks, 1st International Conference on Power Engineering Computing and Control, 2nd - 4th March 2017, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2017.05.207

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. National Workshop on TRENDS IN PROCESS CONTROL, Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Madras, 21-04-2017 to 21-04-2017
  2. TEQIP Sponsored two day FDP on Management of Quality Circles for Effectiveness of Educational Institutions, Jointly organized by Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI) Chennai Chapter and Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 03-08-2016 to 04-08-2016
  3. Workshop on, "Research Training and Grant Writing", Organized by Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai, 31-03-2016 to 31-03-2016
  4. TEQIP Sponsored One day workshop on "dSPACE - Real Time Systems", Organized by Department of EEE, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 23-03-2016 to 23-03-2016
  5. Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Renewable Energy Systems, Organized by Department of EEE, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 18-03-2016 to 19-03-2016
  6. TEQIP Sponsored Workshop on "Evolutionary Optimization and Algorithms", Organized by Department of EEE, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 04-03-2016 to 05-03-2016
  7. TEQIP Sponsored Three day FDP on Assessment and Evaluation Principles and Practices, Organized by Centre for Engineering Education, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 02-11-2015 to 04-11-2015
  8. "Engineering Education & Research" Seminar Organized by M/S National Instruments, India at Madurai, 10-09-2015 to 10-09-2015
  9. Application of FACTS controllers in Power System Problems, AICTE Sponsored Two week FDP, Thiagarajar College of Engineering,Madurai, 06-04-2015 to 19-06-2015
  10. TEQIP Sponsored Workshop on "Outcome Based Education", organized by Pedagogy Group, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 23-09-2014 to 24-09-2014
  11. FDP on Research Issues and Emerging Trends in Control Systems, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 14-02-2014 to 15-02-2014
  12. Advanced Control: Theory and Applications (ACTA-2013), MHRD and TEQIP Sponsored FDP, NIT Calicut, 08-12-2013 to 14-12-2013
  13. Mission 10X Engineering Faculty Development Workshop, 11-09-2013 to 13-09-2013
  14. RENERGY 2013, International Renewable Energy Conference & Expo, Tamil Nadu, 09-05-2013 to 11-05-2013
  15. International Renewable Energy Conference and Expo (RENERGY 2013), Chennai, 09-05-2013 to 11-05-2013
  16. Research Methods in Educational Technology, National Mission on Education Through ICT (MHRD), 02-02-2013 to 09-02-2013
  17. Solar PV Technologies and Power Generation, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 19-01-2013 to 20-01-2013
  18. Aakash for Education, ISTE Workshop, National Mission on Education Through ICT (MHRD), 10-11-2012 to 11-11-2012
  19. Training on Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Organized by USHA Fire Safety Equipments (P) Ltd.,, 25-07-2012 to 25-07-2012
  20. Genetic Algorithm based Fuzzy Sliding Mode Control of Quadruple Tank Process, IEEE-International Conference On Advances In Engineering, Science And Management (ICAESM -2012), PP 136-141, March 30, 31, 2012

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. National Power Engineering Conference (NPEC-18), Publishing Chair, 08-03-2018 to 10-03-2018
  2. Colloquium on Industrial Instrumentation- Present and Future Scenario, 03-03-2017 to 04-05-2017
  3. TEQIP Sponsored Two Day Workshop on INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION in Association with M/S Yokogawa India Ltd, 08-01-2016 to 09-01-2016
  4. Teaching Assistant in Two Week ISTE Workshop on CONTROL SYSTEMS, Organized by IIT Kharagpur, 02-12-2014 to 12-12-2014

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

L.Selva Meenakshi M.E/M.S Ship Course Control Using Command Filtered Backstepping Completed
S.Priyavarthini M.E/M.S Mathematical Modeling and Estimation of Projectile Velocity and Direction for the activation of counter measure system Completed
R.Mohan Raj M.E/M.S Second Order Sliding Mode Control of Quadruple Tank Process Completed
M.Iswarya M.E/M.S Fractional Order Fuzzy PID Controller Completed
G.V.Sharmi M.E/M.S Fractional Order Fuzzy Sliding Mode Control of Rotary Inverted Pendulum Completed
B.John Udhayan M.E/M.S Fault Detection in Stochastic Nonlinear Systems Completed
K.Arun Kumar M.E/M.S Coordinated Design of PSS and SVC for Bacteria Foragin algorithm for Multi Machine Power System Completed

Lectures Delivered

Control System Engineering Mangayarkarasi College of Engineering, Madurai 21-09-2019 to 21-09-2019
Multivariable Control KLN College of Engineering, Madurai 12-03-2019 to 12-03-2019
Introduction to Control Systems Kalasalingam Institute of Technology, Krishnankoil, Srivilliputtur 09-10-2018 to 09-10-2018
Applied Soft Computing KLN College of Engineering, Madurai 17-10-2016 to 17-10-2016
Application of Reciprocity Theorem In Antenna KLN College of Engineering 25-03-2015 to 25-03-2015
Control System Design using MATLAB KLN College of Engineering, Madurai 15-03-2014 to 15-03-2014
Special Electrical Machines & Introduction to MATLAB Tamil Nadu Polytechnic College , Madurai 17-06-2013 to 21-06-2013


International Society of Automation Membership No:000033692631

Other Achievements

  1. Guided Two batch of students for Caterpillar FirstTech Challenge and won two trophies
  2. Organized Texas Instruments Analog Maker Competition 2015