Educational Qualification

DEGREE BRANCH INSTITUTE YEAR
B.E. Mechanical Engg. TCE, MKU, Madurai 1990
M.E. Thermal Sciences College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Chennai 1993
Ph.D Mechanical Engineering TCE, Anna University 2010

Experience

PERIOD NO OF YEARS DESIGNATION INSTITUTION
15-07-1993 to 31-10-2000 7year 3 monts Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul.
01-11-2000 to 12-03-2002 1year 4 months Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering (Self Financed course) Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
13-03-2002 to 31-12-2005 3years 9months Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
01-06-2006 to 12-03-2007 1 year 2 months Assistant Professor Thiagjarajar College of Engineering
13-03-2007 to 22-12-2011 4 years and 9 months Assistant Professor Sr Grade Thiagarajar College of Engineering
23-12-2011 to 22-12-2014 3 years Assistant Professor Selection Grade Thiagjarajar College of Engineering
23-12-2014 to 22-12-2017 3 years Associate Professor Thiagarajar college of Engineering
23-12-2017 to 19-09-2020 Till date Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering

Journals

  1. R Pandiyarajan, P Maran, S Marimuthu, MP Prabakaran, Investigation on mechanical properties of ZrO2, C and AA6061 metal matrix compositesAdvances in Materials and Processing Technologies, (2020) 1-9
  2. R Pandiyarajan, P Maran, S Marimuthu, K Arumugam, Mechanical and metallurgical characterization of friction stir welded AA6061-ZrO2-C hybrid MMCsMaterials Today: Proceedings (2019) 19, 256-259
  3. A Krishnan, P Maran, K Aravindhan, T Sornakumar,Effect of Additional Air Supply for Combustion of Straight Vegetable Oil Blends on Performance of Mini Hot Water Generator, Mechanika (2018) 24 (2), 278-283
  4. R Pandiyarajan, P Maran, N Murugan, S Marimuthu, T Sornakumar, Friction stir welding of hybrid AA 6061-ZrO2-C composites FSW process optimization using desirability approach, Materials Research Express (2019) 6 (6), 066553
  5. R. Pandiyarajan, P. Maran, S. Marimuthu, K.C. Ganesh, Mechanical and tribological behavior of the metal matrix composite AA6061/ZrO2/C, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology (2017) 31 (10), 4711-4717
  6. R Pandiyarajan, P Maran, S Marimuthu and K C Ganesh, Synthesis and characterization of zirconium dioxide particulate reinforced aluminium alloy metal matrix composite, Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences, (2017) Vol. 24 (10), pp. 390-396
  7. P. Maran, S. Boopathi, P. Gowtham, S. Chidambaram, Prediction of Lean Blowout Limits for Methane-Air Bluff Body Stabilized Combustion using a Temperature Gradient Method in a Model Gas-Turbine Afterburner, International Journal of Turbo & Jet-Engines (2017) online version
  8. S. Boopathi, P. Maran, Effect of Air Pressure and Gutter Angle on Flame Stability and DeZubay Number for Methane-Air Combustion, International Journal of Turbo & Jet Engines (2017) Vol. 34 (1) pp. 95 to 102.
  9. S. Boopathi, P. Maran, V. Caleb Eugene, S Prabhu, Analysis of lift off height and blow out mechanism of turbulent flame by v-gutter bluff body, Applied Mechanics and Materials (2015), Vol. 787 pp 727 to 731.
  10. P. Maran, K. Arumugam, Influence of Ethanol and Di-Ethyl Ether addition on fuel properties of Sun flower oil mythyl ester, Applied Mechanics and Materials (2015) Vol. 787 pp. 736 to 740.
  11. P.Maran, T.Sornakumar, T. Sundararajan, Microstructure and hardness in GTA welding of stainless steel Indian Welding Journal(2008) October, pp. 32-37
  12. P.Maran, T.Sornakumar, T. Sundararajan, Modeling of linear gas tungsten arc welding of stainless steel, Metalurgical and Materials Transactions B (2008) ,Vol. 39 pp. 619 to 628
  13. P.Maran, T.Sornakumar, T. Sundararajan, Numerical studies on convection in GTA weld pool’, , Indian Welding Journal(2008) April, pp. 42-47.
  14. P.Maran, T.Sornakumar, T. Sundararajan, A simplified 2-D model for the linear GTA welding of stainless steel plates,Int. J. Materials and Product Technology ,(2010) Vol.38, 2/3, pp. 248-263
  15. K. Arumugam, P. Maran, K. Satheeshkumar, CERTAIN INVESTIGATION IN A COMPRESSION IGNITION ENGINE USING RICE BRAN METHYL ESTER FUEL BLENDS WITH ETHANOL ADDITIVE, Thermal Science (2017) 21 (1B) pp. 535 to 542.

Conferences

  1. S Boopathi, P Maran, K Arumugam, Experimental investigation of flame stabilization using conical bluff body for thrust augmenters, AIP Conference Proceedings, 2019, Volume 2161 (1) pp. 020035.
  2. Arumugam, P Maran, S Boopathi, Emission and performance investigation on CI engine by using soybean methyl ester with ethanol additive,AIP Conference Proceedings, 2019, Volume 2161 (1) pp. 020031.
  3. P. Maran and K. Arumugam, "Influence of Ethanol and Di-Ethyl Ether addition on fuel properties of Sun flower oil mythyl ester", International Conference on Sustainable Energy Resourses, Materials and Technologies, SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 123, 8-9 Jan 2015.
  4. S. Boopathi, P. Maran, V. Caleb Eugene and S Prabhu, " Analysis of lift off height and blow out mechanism of turbulent flame by v-gutter bluff body", International Conference on Sustainable Energy Resourses, Materials and Technologies, SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 116, 8-9 Jan 2015.
  5. P.Maran, T.Sornakumar, Effect of heat inputs on Bead Geometry of AISI 304L GTA weld pool,MT 53 – 01 to 06,International Conference on “Global Manufacturing and Innovation – GMI 2006” at CIT, Coimbatore, 27-29 July 2006
  6. P.Maran, T.Sornakumar,N.Lenin, Effect of heat inputs on hardness and microstructure of hot rolled low carbon steel IS1079:1994 during GMA welding ,“International Welding Symposium -IWS – 2K5” , Conducted by Indian Welding Society, Hyderabad, 20- 22 Feb 2005 ,WM04 Page 1 to Page 4
  7. T.Sornakumar, P. Azhagesan,T. Ganesh, P.Maran Experimental and theoretical Analysis of heat flow during GTA welding of Dissimilar metals,International Conference on “Recent Trends in Heat Transfer“, at Karunya Institute of Technology, Coimbotore, 21-22 Sep 2006,Page 189 to 196

Consultancy

NAME OF INDUSTRY DETAILS PERIOD
IFB Washing Machine, Goa Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team
outhern Railways, Madurai Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team
Southern Railways, Trichy Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team
Sundarm Rubber Industry,Madurai. Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team
Thiagarajar Mills Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team
Dattareya Textiles, Madurai Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team
Sundaram Textiles, Nanguneri, Tirunelveli Dist. Energy Audit Facilities utilised / coworkers - TCE Energy audit Team

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. AICTE Sponsored Two-Week Faculty Development Programme on “Research Perspectives on Robotics and Vision at TCE, Madurai, 27-11-2017 to 10-12-2017
  2. QIP course on Recent Advancement in Industrial Instrumentation and Signal Processing Techniques at Jabalpur IIITDM, 21-08-2017 to 25-08-2017
  3. GIAN Course on Combustion and Flow Diagnostics IITM Chennai, 26-09-2016 to 07-10-2016
  4. IUCEE IEE Pre-Certification Workshop Conducted by Dr. Clarie Komives, Professor San Jose State University at TCE, Madurai, 08-08-2016 to 10-08-2016
  5. Three day TEQIP sponsored FDP on Industrial Automation using PLC conducted by Dept of Mech. Engg., Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 13-07-2015 to 15-07-2015
  6. Four Day TEQIP sponsored FDP on Engineering Graphics conducted by Dept. of Mech. Engg., Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 06-07-2015 to 09-07-2015
  7. Workshop on Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics held at IITM Chennai, 22-12-2013 to 24-12-2013
  8. TEQIP Sponsored Workshop on Effective Teaching Methodologies for Fluid Mechanics organized by Dept. of Mech. Engg., Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 20-12-2013 to 21-12-2013
  9. Two day TEQIP workshop on CAD/CAM Integration conducted by Dept. of Mech. Engg., Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 18-12-2013 to 19-12-2013
  10. Two week ISTE workshop on Engineering Mechanics conducted by IIT Bombay, 26-11-2013 to 06-12-2013
  11. TEQIP sponsored workshop on Outcome Based Education conducted by Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, 12-11-2013 to 13-11-2013
  12. CE & QIP course on Advances in Cryocooler Technology conducted by IIT Bombay, 21-10-2013 to 25-10-2013
  13. Two week ISTE Workshop on Engineering Thermodynamics conducted by IIT Bombay, 11-12-2012 to 21-12-2012
  14. Two week ISTE workshop on Introduction to Research Methodologies conducted by IIT Bombay, 25-06-2012 to 04-07-2012
  15. AICTE QIP CDP on Advanced topics on modeling of turbulent flows, IITM Chennai, 23-03-2012 to 24-03-2012
  16. AICTE QIP STTP on Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, IITM Chennai, 10-03-2012 to 14-03-2012
  17. Two week ISTE Workshop on “Solar Photovoltaics: Fundamentals, Technologies and Applications", IITB, Mumbai, at the Remote Center of Government college of Engineering, Salem, 12-12-2011 to 22-12-2011
  18. AICTE sponsored SDP on Emerging trends in alternative fuels and emission control techniques for IC Engines, IRTT, Erode., 24-11-2010 to 07-12-2010
  19. AICTE sponsored FDP on Recent developments in Hydrogen Engines , KCG College of Engineering and Technology, Karapakkam, Chennai, 31-05-2010 to 11-06-2010
  20. Indian Welding Society sponsored One day workshop on Material Modeling and Simulation of Manufacturing Processes, conducted at CIT, Coimbatore, 11-01-2008 to 11-01-2008
  21. QIP sponsored STTP on Recent Trends in Internal Combustion Engines , National Institute of Technology, Trichy, 09-02-2007 to 14-02-2007
  22. International Welding Seminar , Indian Institute of Welding, Chennai, 24-11-2006 to 26-11-2006
  23. Pre Conference Tutorial on Welding Metallurgy, Corrosion and Quality, Indian Institute of Welding, Chennai,
  24. Pre conference Tutorial on Welding Metallurgy, Technology and Quality Assurance, Indian Institute of Welding, Chennai, 21-11-2006 to 23-11-2006
  25. International Conference on “Global Manufacturing and Innovation GMI 2006” , Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore., 27-07-2006 to 29-07-2006
  26. International Welding Symposium IWS-2k5, Indian Welding Society, Hyderabad,
  27. International Welding Symposium IWS-2k5 , Indian Welding Society, Hyderabad, 18-02-2005 to 20-02-2005
  28. Symposium on Joining of Materials , WRI( BHEL) and IWS, Trichy, 22-07-2004 to 23-07-2004
  29. AICTE-ISTE Short term training programme on “Operational Strategies and implementation issues in Logistics and Supply Chain Management”, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai 625 015, 21-06-2004 to 03.07.2004
  30. One day Industrial visit along with Mechatronics Engineering students, M/s Lakshmi Machine Tools, Coimbatore,
  31. One day course on “Welding Automation” , Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai-36, 19-02-2004
  32. AICTE-ISTE Short term training programme on “Advanced Computational Methods in Thermal Engineering” , National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Andhra Pradesh., 15-12-2003 to 27-12-2003
  33. One day Seminar and One day training on “ Finite Element Analysis of Weldments”, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore., 18-08-2003 to 19-08-2003
  34. One day Industrial visit along with III Semester ME Production Engineering students, Welding Research Institute, Trichy,
  35. One day Workshop on “TIG Welding of Stainless steel plates and Pipes”, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore., 20-08-2002
  36. Three day workshop on “Alternate Refrigerants and cycles”, Anna University, Chennai and National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, 19-12-2001 to 21-12-2001

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. One week TEQIP workshop on "CFD and Applications", TCE, Madurai , 20-02-2014 to 26-02-2014

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

NAME OF SCHOLAR COURSE AREA OF RESEARCH STATUS
Boopathi s. Ph.D Bluff body combustion Completed
Arumugam k. Ph.D Bio Fuel and combustion Completed
Pandiyarajan R Ph.D Composite Materials and welding Ongoing

Lectures Delivered

TOPIC DELIVERED AT PERIOD
Engineering Thermodynamics FDTP, Anjalai Ammal - Mahalingam Engg. College, Kovilvenni 30-05-2017 to 30-05-2017
Engineering Thermodynamics FDTP at PSNACET, Dindigul 24-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
CFD and Applications FAME’16” at Mepco Schlenk Engg. College, Sivakasi 18-02-2016 to 18-02-2016
Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics Dept. of Maths, TCE, Madurai 03-02-2015 to 03-02-2015
Heat Transfer in Welding PSNACET, Dindigul 01-05-2012 to 01-05-2012
Computational Fluid Dynamics Mepco Schlenk College of Engineering, Sivakasi Key note address, National Conference
Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer TVS Training School TVS Certificate course
Thermodynamics for Engineers Honeywell Technology Solutions Limited Engineer Trainee Program
Heat Flow in Arc Welding RVS College of Engg. & Tech., Dindigul. SDP on “Advances in Welding”
Basics of Thermodynamics Honeywell Technology Solutions Limited Engineer Trainee Program
Finite Volume Method Honeywell Technology Solutions Limited Engineer Trainee Program
Basics of Thermodynamics Honeywell Technology Solutions Limited Engineer Trainee Program

Membership

NAME OF SOCIETY DETAILS PERIOD
Indian Welding Society Life Member --
ndian Society for Technical Education Life Member -