top 10 engineering colleges in coimbatore under anna university

Research

Research Committee

Chairperson:

Dr. K.Porkumaran (Principal)

Convener:

Dr. S.Suresh Kumar (Director-Research)

Members:

Dr. M.Gopinath (EEE)

Dr. K.Ravi Kumar (Mechanical)

Dr. M.Dhivya (ECE)

Ms. Nagalakshmi Venugopal (CSE)

Mr. P.Vinod (Civil)


Collaborative Research

S.No

NAME

DEPARTMENT

COLLABORATING AGENCY

01.

Dr. K.Porkumaran

EEE

Arvind Eye Hospital,Coimbatore

02.

Dr. Mary Magdalene Jane F

MCA

Dr. Maytham Safar, Kuwait University

03.

Dr. T. Arunkumar

Physics

Mr. Amimul Ahsan, University Putra, Malaysia

04.

Ms. A. Senthil Vadivu

Mathematics

Dr. S. Dharmraja, IIT, Delhi


Prioritized Research Areas and Experts

There are 26 Ph.D. Degree holders in the institute who work on different areas of Engineering, Technology and Management Studies.

S.No

NAME

Ph.D. DISCIPLINE

RESEARCH AREA

01.

Dr. K.Porkumaran

Electrical Engineering

Modeling and Simulation, Control Systems, Neural Networks and Fuzzy Systems, Process Control and Instrumentation Systems, Image and Video Processing, Biomedical Engineering

02.

Dr. V.Kumar Chinnaiyan

Electrical Engineering

Power Quality, Multilevel Inverter, Solar Applications, Power Electronics and Drives

03.

Dr. M.Gopinath

Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering, Power Electronics and Drives

04.

Dr. S.Sureshkumar

Electrical Engineering

Power Electronics and Drives, Embedded Systems, Signal and Image Processing, Renewable Energy Technologies

05.

Dr. M.Viswanathan

Information and Communication Engineering

Instrumentation for flow measurement

06.

Dr.S.Jaganathan

Electrical Engineering

Power System Optimization, Power Quality, Embedded Control and Electric Drives, Soft Computing

07.

Dr. M.Dhivya

Electrical Engineering

Wireless Sensor Networks, Soft Computing, Embedded Systems

08.

Dr. B.Subramani

Management Sciences

Human Resource Management and Marketing Management

09.

Dr. S.Mohanavel

Management Sciences

Marketing Management and Systems

10.

Dr. Thomas Michael

Management Sciences

Marketing Management and Human Resource Management

11.

Dr.F.Mary Magdalene Jane

Science and Humanities

Pervasive Computing, Data Management

12.

Dr. M.Duraisamy

Science and Humanities

Image Processing, Cellular networks

13.

Dr. R.Jayabrabu

Science and Humanities

Data Mining, Database Management

14.

Dr. T.Logeswari

Science and Humanities

Medical Image Processing, Optimization Techniques

15.

Dr. S.V.Sudha

Information and Communication Engineering

Parallel Computing, Operating Systems, Multi core Architectures

16.

Dr. V.Vani

Information and Communication Engineering

3D Computer Graphics and Vision, OOAD, Image Processing

17.

Dr. S.Muthu

Mechanical Engineering

Manufacturing, Quality Maintenance, Cutting Tool and Machine Tool Maintenance

18.

Dr. C. Selvaraj

Mechanical Engineering

Foundry, Manufacturing Engineering

19.

Dr. D. Devika

Mechanical Engineering

Rapid Prototyping, Image Processing, Manufacturing and Optimization

20.

Dr. K. Ravikumar

Mechanical Engineering

Material Science, Machining and Metallurgy

21.

Dr. T. Senthil Vadivel

Civil Engineering

Concrete Structures, Construction Management and Solid Waste Management

22.

Dr. C.Kailsam

Science and Humanities

Statistics, Operations Research, Mathematical Modeling

23.

Dr. Sucheeta Ramachandran

Science and Humanities

Afro-American Literature

24.

Dr M.Jagadesh

Science and Humanities

Test and Measurement

25.

Dr. T.Arunkumar

Science and Humanities

Solar Energy and its Utilization/Salt water Desalination

Visits by Researchers of Eminence

The following is a list of eminent scholars who actively participated in such forums:

S.No

DATE

NAME

DESIGNATION

RESEARCH AREA

01.

28.08.2014

Prof. S. Krishna Kumar

Asst. Prof., Dr. Mahalingam College of Engg. & Tech.

Estimation and Costing

02.

14.08.2014

Er. R.Radhakrishnan

Secretary General,ICI Chapter,Chennai.

Estimation and Costing

03.

09.08.2014

Er. Pradheep Muthu

Project Engineer, Muscat International Airport, Muscat Oman

Structures

04.

12.07.2014

Mr. S.Arumugha Perumal

Technical Head, RMC India Pvt Ltd., Chennai.

Concrete Technology

05.

12.07.2014

Mr. P. Venkatesan

Asst. Manager – Planning, L & T Constructions.

Construction planning and Scheduling

06.

11.07.2014

Er. S.J.Jairaj

Structural Engineering Consultant, Eterno Design, Coimbatore

Structural Design and Analysis

07.

11.07.2014

Mr. T. K. Venkatesan

Managing Director, Ramaas Enterprises, Coimbatore.

Construction Techniques Equipments and Practice

08.

08.03.2014

Dr. S.N.Sivananadan

Emeritus Professor, Karpagam University

Control Systems

09.

08.03.2014

Dr. N. Selvaganesan

Head, Dept of Avionics, IIST, Trivandrum

Avionics

10.

08.03.2014

Dr. G.Sai Narayanan

Senior Consultant,HCL Technologies, Chennai.

Image Processing

11.

07.03.2014

Dr. Mathew Cherian

Consultant Radiologist, KMCH, Coimbatore

Bio image Processing

12.

07.03.2014

Dr. Y.Gene Liao

Director, Electric Transportation Technology,Wayne State University, USA

Hybrid Electric System

13.

07.03.2014

Dr. P.Rajkumar

Project Manager.EEH, Robert Bosch, Coimbatore

Wireless Networking and Optical Communication

14.

07.03.2014

Dr. A. Chitra

Professor and Head, Department of CSE, PSG Tech

Grid and Cloud Computing

15.

07.03.2014

Dr. T.Arunkumar

Professor, Software Systems Division, VIT University, Vellore.

Data mining and Soft computing

16.

21.02.2014 & 22.02.2014

Prof. K.Arunachalam

Asst. Professor, KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore

Strategies on Advanced Surveying

17.

27.08.2013

Dr. Prakash.G. Balasubramanian

Research Associate, EISL Labs - Computational Oncology, Theoretical Bioinformatics, German Cancer Research Institute (DKFZ), Germany

Medical Image Processing, Computational Oncology

18.

26.08.2013

Dr. E.B.Perumal Pillai

Former Registrar Anna University, Madurai

Structural Engineering

19.

26.08.2013

Dr. E.B.Perumal Pillai

PRINCIPAL, RMK College of Engineering and Technology, Chennai

Structures

20.

08.08.2013

Dr. BhojanAnand

Professor - Dept of CSE National University of Singapore

Ubiquitous computing, Distributed systems, Remote Monitoring

21.

08.03.2013

Dr. A Elaya Perumal

Director, Logistic Center, College of Engineering, Guindy

Engineering Design

22.

08.03.2013

Dr. Geetha Manivasagam

Professor, School of Mechanical and Building, VIT University

Automotive Engineering and Bio Materials

23.

08.03.2013

Dr. V. Balasubramanian

Professor, Manufacturing Engineering, Annamalai University

Materials and Manufacturing Technology

24.

06.03.2013

Dr. A. Sethuramiah

Former Professor, IITD

Manufacturing and Engineering Design

25.

31.02.2013

Prof. N. Sundararajan

Retd. Professor, EEE, Nanyang Technological University,Singapore

Control Systems

26.

30.02.2013

Dr. V.L. Narasimhan

East Carolina University, USA

Parallel Algorithms, Architectures and Software Engineering

27.

28.02.2013

Prof. S. Thangavelu

Department of Maths, IISc, Bangalore

Applied Mathematics

28.

19.01.2013

Dr. Kumar Rajamani

GE Global Research, Bangalore

Medical Imaging, Signal Processing, Image Processing

29.

10.01.2013

Dr. P.R.Perumalswami

Adjunct Professor- Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University.USA

Automobile Engineering

30.

14.12.2012

Dr. K.C. Tan

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University, Singapore

Computational and Artificial Intelligence

31.

14.12.2012

Dr. K.Krishnamurthy

Associate Director, CVRDE,DRDO Chennai

Robotics

32.

14.12.2012

Dr. P. Nagabhushan

Professor, CSE, University of Mysore

Pattern Recognition, Digital Image Analysis and Processing, Document Image Analysis and Knowledge Mining.

33.

14.12.2012

Dr. S. Nagender Kumar

SEAT, Massey University, New Zealand

Embedded Systems, Sensor applications, Robotics

34.

14.12.2012

Dr. B. H. Shekar

Associate Professor, Department of CSE, Mangalore University

Pattern Recognition, Image Processing, Database Systems, Algorithms.

35.

27.09.2012

Dr.R.Sundararajan

PRINCIPAL, SCAD Institute of Technology,Palladam

Concrete Technology

36.

07.07.2012

Dr. P.Siva Kumar

Director, CVRDE DRDO, Chennai

Design and Development of tracked and wheeled vehicles application

37.

05.05.2012

Dr. N. Selvaganesan

Head Avionics, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Trivandram.

Avionics

38.

07.04.2012

Dr. E.Balagurusamy

Former Vice Chancellor, Anna University

Data Structures,Electrical and Systems Engineering

39.

07.03.2012

Dr. G.Sudhasadhasivam

Professor,CSE ,PSG College of Technology

Distributed Computing, Grid and Cloud Computing, Software Engineering and Distributed Component Architecture

40.

12.08.2011

Dr.Jey Veerasamy

Professor of Computer Science, University of Texas, Dallas, USA

Software Engineering

41.

30.07.2011

Dr. MylswamyAnnadurai

Scientist, ISRO

Aerospace Engineering

42.

22.07.2011

Prof.P.R.Kumar

Professor, ECE, Illinois University, USA

Wireless Networks, Sensor Networks, Convergence of Control

43.

21.07.2011

Dr. S.Lakshmi Narayanan

Associate Professor, Deputy Director, CDTL, National University of Singapore

Informatics, Process Control

44.

20.07.2011

Prof. Richard Lai

Latrobe University,
Australia

Software Economics, Measurement, Reliability and Testing

45.

17.03.2011

Padma Sree Dr. B.N. Suresh

Distinguished Professor, ISRO, Bangalore, Former Director, IIST

Launch vehicle design, Aerospace guidance and control systems, Avionics, Modeling and simulation

46.

04.02.2011

Dr. MangalaSuder Krishnan

NPTEL Coordinator,
IIT Madras

Theoretical rotationalvibrational spectroscopy of excited molecular states

47.

27.03.2010

Dr. P.Mannar Jawahar

Vice Chancellor,
Anna University

Production and Automobile Technology

Funds Received from External Agencies

The institution has received special grants of Rs. 11 lakhs for Lab kits from Texas Instruments to establish the TI centre. Many faculty members have applied for grants to various agencies and have received grants from CSIR, ISTE, AICTE, DRDO, TNSCST, Anna University and DST to conduct research seminars and conferences. Proposals have been sent to funding agencies to establish laboratories for research activities

DEPARTMENT

YEAR

AGENCY

AMOUNT

PURPOSE

CSE

2012

TNSCST

Rs.10,000

Student Projects Scheme

2013

ISTE

Rs.5,000

Big data Storage and Analytics

2014

ISTE

Rs. 1,00,000

Apache Hadoop and Big Data

IT

2012

KMCH

Rs.15,500

Telemedicine for Remote Healthcare

2013

CSI

Rs.5,000

National level workshop on Microsoft windows phone

MCA

2010

CSIR

Rs.30,000

National Conference on technological advancements in Data Mining

ECE

2012

NI

USD 750

NI – Global Design Contest

EEE

2010

ICTACT

Rs. 10,000

Student Projects Scheme

2010

ICTACT

Rs. 15,000

Student Projects Scheme

2011

AICTE

Rs. 9,96,000

IIPC

2011

TNSCST

Rs. 6,000

Student Projects Scheme

2012

Motorola

Rs. 7,000

FAER -Foundation for Advancement of Education and Research

2012

IEEE

Rs. 7,000

IEEE Project Award

2012

NIYANTRA

Rs. 50,000

Project contest

2012

TNSCST

Rs. 10,000

Student Projects Scheme

2012

TNSCST

Rs. 7,000

Student Projects Scheme

2012

TNSCST

Rs. 10,000

Student Projects Scheme

2012

TNSCST

Rs. 10,000

Student Projects Scheme

2013

AICTE

Rs. 2,00,000

Seminar/Workshop Grant

2014

IEI

Rs. 5,000

International conference

MECH

2014

DRDO

Rs. 30,000

One day National Conference on "New Nano Composite Coatings for Tribological Applications (NNCCTA-14)".



Research Facilities

Structural Facility

The institute has CISCO Networking Academy, Texas Instruments Center, National Instruments LabVIEW Academy and various cells to provide facility for research. The library has access to E-journals like IEEE Xplore, Science Direct etc. The Ejournals can be accessed from the campus through Wi-Fi connectivity.

Intellectual Facility

The institute has a number of experts in various research areas to facilitate research. The students and faculty members are trained to work with various tools through MoU collaboration. Support is taken from the parent institute KMCH and its sister concern institutions, in terms of funding, guidance, mentoring, and for infrastructural facilities. AOSTA (sisterinstitution) has provided tools and training to students for healthcare related research.

DEPARTMENT

NAME OF THE LAB

TOOLS / EQUIPMENTS

CIVIL

SURVEY LAB

TOTAL STATION,THEODOLITE,DUMPY LEVEL

STRENGTH OF MATERIALS (SM LAB)

40 TONNE UNIVERSAL TESTING MACHINE, COMPACTION TEST APPARATUS,FLEXURAL TESTING MACHINE

CONCRETE & HIGHWAY LAB

CBR APPARATUS,DUCTILITY APPARATUS,IMPACT TESTING MACHINE,

ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

JAR TEST APPARATUS,NEPHELOMETER

SOIL LAB

TRI AXIAL SHEAR TEST ,3 GANG CONSOLIDATION APPARATUS

CADD LAB

STAAD PRO

HYDRAULICS LAB

TURBINE PUMPS,ADJUSTABLE FLOW THROUGH CHANNEL

CSE, IT, MCA

Programming Lab

OPNET, NS2

ECE

VLSI Lab

XILINX System Edition Version 13.4 (Logic Edition, EDK, System Generator) : 25 User License XILINX Spartan 3e FPGA Trainer Kit (VSK Spartan 3e), 500 K Gate Density : 5 Kits XILINX Spartan 3e FPGA Trainer Kit (VPTE - 10) : 10 Kits

DSP Lab

DSP Starter Kit (DSK) Fixed Point DSP : 5 Kits
DSP Processor Kit TMS320VC 5416(DSK) :10 Kits
MATLAB 2012 B VERSION : 25 Users

EMBEDDED Lab

ORCAD Simulation Suite
8051 Microcontroller Development Kit
ARM Microcontroller Development Kit
PIC Microcontroller Development Kit
ARM Development Board Stellaris LM3S8962 : 6 kits
Embedded DSP Based System Designing
(a) Analog DSP Tool Kit : 6 kits
(b) Code Compressor Studio for Embedded DSP using Texas
Tool Kit : 10 Kits

Texas Instruments Lab

Analog Starter Kit :20 Kits , Steps Experimental Board : 20 Kits
MSP430 Launch Pad : 20 kits,
MSP5529 Experimental Board :4 Kits
C2000 Piccolo Launch Pad :40 Kits,
Steps Experimental Board :20 Kits
C2000 Peripheral Explorer Kit – TMDSPREX28335 : 40 Kits
Steps Experimental Board : 20 Kits
ANVYL Board :1 Kit
ZED Board Zynq-7000 Development Board :1 Kit
Mentor Graphics Hep-1 and Hep-2 (3 Yr License) : 40 User License
ATLYS Spartan 6 FPGA Development Kit :5 Kits
VIRTEX 5- GENESYS –Diligent :1 Kit
NEXYS 3- Spartan 6 FPGA Board- Diligent :10 Kits
XILINX - System Edition ver. 14.1 : 25 User License

EEE

NI Lab

NI ELVIS Hardware Kit. NI Software For 50 User, NI PCI 6221.

Simulation Lab

MATLAB : 20 User, Power World : 40 licence

MECH

Mechanical Lab

Tool Dynamometer, Boiler with DAQ, Automation studio, MATLAB, LabVIEW, ANSYS, Pro-E/CREO



Research Projects

DEPARTMENT

YEAR

NAME OF THE PROJECT

END USER/BENEFICIARY

CIVIL

2013

Experimental study on Tyre Rubber Aggregate Concrete

Civil Contractors /Architects /Construction Industry

2013

Experimental study on Rubberized concrete Hollow Block Masonry

Civil Contractors /Architects /Construction Industry

CSE

2011

Anti Hacked VPN Secured Polling

Society

2013

Android Tamil Keyboard

Society

IT

2013

Telemedicine for Remote Healthcare Centre

Health care Professionals

2014

Smart Healthcare Monitoring System

Health care Professionals

ECE

2012

Efficient Wireless Data Transfer For Real Time Green House Management using IEEE 802.15.4/ ZigBee

Agricultural Farmers and Scientist

2014

Intelligent High Beam adjustment for two wheelers using Adaptive Lighting System

Automobile Industry and Society

EEE

2010

Automatic Solar Radiation Tracker

KMCH

2011

Track Manager for the Differently Abled

Health care Professionals

2011

Energy saving using photovoltaic in industry

KMCH and Society

2012

Net power Enhancement initiatives in Seshasayee paper and boards limited

Paper Industry

2012

Victim Identification using LabVIEW

Society

2013

Implementation of SVPWM for 3Phase IM Drive

VI Micro System Pvt.Ltd

2013

Radio frequency based device control

Keltron Controls

2013

Human Fitness Analyzer using LabVIEW

Healthcare professional and Society

2013

Common wire system

Mobile Industry

2014

Physiological Health Monitoring and Security Alert System

Keltron Controls / Healthcare Professionals

2014

Single Axis Control of CNC (Boring Machine) Using 802 DSL Siemens PLC

Machine Tool Industry

2014

MPPT based photovoltaic system with multilevel boost converter for grid connected system

BHEL, Heary Engineering Industry

2014

Smart tanker Robot for surveillance operation

Power Electronics Industry

MECH

2013

Improvements in performance of FIP's in H – series CMO Engines

Automobile Industry

Study and analysis of welding defects in worn out boiler drum and remedial measures

BHEL, Heavy Engineering Industry

Design and fabrication of dual cavity runner cutting machine with double fixture

Casting Industry

2014

Design and fabrication of endless belt slitting machine

Fabrication Unit

Remedies for damage on bed in laser cutting of sheet metals

Fabrication Unit



Research Awards Received by the Faculty

S.No

YEAR

FACULTY NAME

AWARD

01.

2010

Dr. K.Porkumaran

IEEE Certification and Award for Organizing Activities towards the Advancement of IEEE and Engineering Professions

02.

2011

Dr. K.Porkumaran

IEEE Certification and Award for Organizing Activities towards the Advancement of IEEE and Engineering Professions

03.

2012

Dr. K.Porkumaran

RUNNERS UP of NI YANTRA 2012 and received Rs.50,000.

04.

2012

Dr. K.Porkumaran

ICTACT INNOVATOR AWARD 2012

05.

2012

Dr. K.Porkumaran

ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu (ICTACT) Best Coordinator Award 2012

06.

2012

Dr. K.Porkumaran

Mahindra Satyam Young Engineer Award

07.

2012

Dr. K.Porkumaran

IEEE Certification and Award for Organizing Activities towards the Advancement of IEEE and Engineering Professions

08.

2012

Mr. D.Shyam Prakash

Selected as one among the best papers of NCFCSCT 2013 for including in International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Volume 4, Issue 5, May 2013

09.

2012

Dr. V.Vani

Best Paper Award in 4th International Conference on Signal and Image Processing ICSIP'12

10.

2013

Dr. K.Porkumaran

ICTACT INNOVATOR AWARD 2013

11.

2013

Dr. K.Porkumaran

ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu (ICTACT) Best Coordinator Award 2013

12.

2013

Ms. A.Praveena

Selected as one among the best papers of NCFCSCT 2013 for including in International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Volume 4, Issue 5, May 2013

13.

2014

Ms.R.Santhiya

Best Paper Award in ICGCCEE 14

14.

2014

Ms.G.Hemalatha

Best Paper Award in ICGCCEE 14

15.

2014

Ms.K.Kothavari

Received 750 US Dollars for the Project titled " Efficient Wireless Data Transfer For Real Time Greenhouse Management Using IEEE 802.15.4.Zigbee Protocol"