Name
Dr. K. Saravanan

Department Chemical Engineering
Qualification B.Tech(Chemical)- CIT,Coimbatore-1985-89
M.Tech -NIT,Trichy-1989-90)
PhD (Tech.) (ICT, Mumbai-1991-95)
Area of SpecializationMulti phase Reactor Design, Thermal Engineering, Environmental Engineering
Date of Joining KEC 01-12-1995
Experience in (Years) Teaching: 23.6 Industry: 1 Others: 4  
Number of Papers Published
National Journals: 32
International Journals: 81
Number of Papers Presented
National Conferences: 87
International Conferences: 102


 Number of Books Published  3
 Number of Funded Research Projects  6
 Number of Consultancy Projects  12
 Number of Funded Programmes Organized
 
Number of PhD Completed       
 Number of PhD  Ongoing
 
                
 10
  21
  10


Contact Details
Email: hod_chem@kongu.ac.in
Mobile: 9786605656
Office: 04294-226600 Intercom: 600

Journals Published (National)

1. Saravanan. K, “Sona Chemical Reactor application”, Chemical Engineering World, Vol. 16, pp, 66-68, 2000.

2. Saravanan. K, “Right Choice in Selection of Pump for Slurries”, Chemical Product Finder, Vol. 7, pp. 19-22, 2001.

3. Saravanan. K, Chandramohan.K, and Chandrasekar.V, “Efficient Steam trap Management for Process Plants”, Process & Plant Engineering, Vol. 3, pp. 17-23, 2009.

4.  Saravanan. K, Devakumar.D, and Meenakshipriya.B, “Estimation of hydrodynamic characteristics of sparged bubble column for electrolytes and alcohol”, Process & Plant Engineering, Vol. 3, pp. 41-45. 2009.

5. Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.R, “Pollution control strategies in textile processes industries Process and Plant engineering”, Vol. 27, pp. 42-49, 2009.

6.  Saravanan. K, Shanmugam. R, Meenashipriya.B, and Sathiyavathi.S, “Study of common effluent treatment plant”, Journal of Process and Plant engineering, Vol. 26, pp. 33-41, 2008.

7. Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.R, “Treatment of textile plant  effluent by UF & RO for water reuse”, Indian Journal of Engineering Science Technology, Vol. 3, pp. 54-68, 2009.

8. Saravanan. K, Krishnamoorthy.S, and Prabhakar.N, Tannery industry effluent treatment by  combinations of activated sludge process and combined reverse osmosis system”, Journal of Environmental research and development, Vol. 5, pp. 979-983, 2011.

9.  Saravanan. K, Krishnamoorthy.S, and Priyenka Devi.K.S, “Integrated effluent treatment in tannery industries- Feasibility study”, Journal of Industrial pollution control, Vol. 27, pp. 1-5, 2011.

10.  Saravanan. K, Ravichandran.K, and Priyenka Devi.K.S, “Application of Biotechnology in the treatment of textile processing industry effluent using membrane techniques”, Pollution Research, Vol. 30, pp. 477-482, 2011.

11.  Saravanan. K, and Ramesh kumar.M, “Textile Dyeing industry waste water treatment with reverse osmosis membrane system”, Journal of  the textile association, Vol. 72, pp. 103-108, 2011.

12.  Saravanan. K, and Perumal.R, “Comparison of hydrodynamic behavior of Jet Mixer for Non Newtonian  and Newtonian fluids”, Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol. 1, pp. 45-51, 2012.

13.  Saravanan. K, and Perumal.R, “Experimental investigation on mixing time  analysis of jet mixer ISCA Research Journal of Engineering Sciences”, Vol. 1, pp. 7-11, 2012.

14.  Saravanan. K, Lakshmanan.N, and Ramachandran.G.M, “Dynamic Stress analysis of a multi cylinder Two stage Compressor Crank Shaft “, Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol. 1, pp. 1-4, 2012.

15.  Saravanan. K, and Lakshmanan.N, “Cause and Effect of  Assessment after a complex Failure of a Trunk Piston in Oil Free Compressor”, Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol. 1, pp. 1-4, 2012.

16.  Saravanan. K, Subramani.N., and Deepapriya.N., “Drying characteristics of Ragi using Circulating Fluidized bed “, Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol. 1, pp. 67-71, 2013.

17.  Saravanan. K, Sangeetha.N, and Priyenka Devi.K.S, “Synthesis and Characterization of silver Nanoparticles using the Marine Alage Ulva Lactuca”, Pollution Research, Vol. 32, pp. 135-139, 2013.

18.  Saravanan. K, Perumal.R, Murugesan.K, and Ganesan.K, “Studies on application of Jet Mixer in Industrial and Waste water Treatment”, Pollution Research, Vol. 32, pp. 257-260, 2013.

19.  Saravanan. K, Lakshmanan.N, and Ramachandran.G.M, “Heat treatment elimination in forged steel crankshaft of two stage compressor”, Research Journal of Engineering Science, Vol. 2, pp. 1-6, 2013.

20.  Saravanan. K, and N.Lakshmanan, “Design development and application of eco friendly oil free piston compressor”, Pollution Research, Vol. 33", pp. 843-846, 2014.

21.  Saravanan. K, and Sathish.G.P., “Environmental planning for sustainable use of gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve”, Journal of Industrial Pollution Control, Vol. 30, 123-129, 2014.

22.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Waste water treatment in Textile Processing Industry using Advanced Treatment Technology”, Process & Plant Engineering, Vol. 31, pp. 34-46, 2014.

23.  Saravanan. K, Deepapriya.N, Priyenka Devi.K.S, and Chandramohan.K, “Drying of Food Materials”, Process & Plant Engineering, Vol. 31, pp. 47-55, 2014.

24.  Saravanan. K, Deepapriya.N, and Priyenka Devi.K.S, “Treatment of Tannery Effluent: A Critical Review”, Process & Plant Engineering, Vol. 31, pp. 56-60, 2014.

25.  Saravanan. K, and Sathish.G.P, “Environmental Planning for sustainable use of Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve “, Journal of Industrial Pollution Control, Vol. 30, pp. 123-129, 2014.

26.  Saravanan. K, Shrikannan.K, Mohankumar.K.S, Sekeer Hussain, and Deepapriya.N., “Studies on reuse of Re refined  used Automotive Lubricating oil”, Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol. 3, pp. 8-14, 2014.

27.  Saravanan. K, Balasubramani.N, and Prabhakar.N, “Treatment of Tannery Effluent treatment using electrocoagualtion technology”, Pollution research, Vol. 33, pp. 144-159, 2014.

28.  Saravanan. K, and Kalaivani.K, “Studies on design of Bio semi-fluidized  bed Reactor”, International Journal of Chem. Tech. Research, Vol. 7, pp. 310-307, 2015.

29.  Saravanan. K, Meenakshipriya.B, Krishnamurthy.K, and P.K.Babha, “Ph control of Industrial effluent using CDM based PI controllers”, Indian Journal of Chemical Technology, vol. 3, pp. 141-147, 2015.

30.Saravanan.K., Meenakshipriya.B., Krishnamurthy.K., and P.K.Babha.,” Ph control of Industrial effluent using CDM based PI controllers, Indian Journal of Chemical Technology Vol.33,May-July 2015,pp 141-147

Journals Published (International)

1.Saravanan. K, Mundale.V.D, and Joshi.J.B, “Gas Inducing type Mechanically Agitated Contactors”, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res (American Chemical Society), Vol. 33, pp. 2226-2241, 1994.

2.Saravanan. K, and Joshi J.B, “Gas Inducing Type of Mechanically Agitated Contactor: Hydrodynamics of Multiple Impeller”, Ind.Eng.Chem.Res. (American Chemical Society), Vol. 34, pp. 2499-2514, 1995.

3.Saravanan. K, Joshi J.B Patwardhan.A.W, and Mundale.V.D, “Power  Consumption in GIMAC”, Ind.Eng.Chem.Res, (American Chemical Society), Vol. 35, pp. 1583-1602, 1996.

4.Saravanan. K, Patwardhan.A.W, and Joshi.J.B, “Critical Impeller Speed for Solid Suspension”, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Vol. 75, pp. 664-676, 1997.

5. Saravanan. K, “Novel Air Diffuser for Aqua Culture »,  Hung  Journal of Chemical Eng, Vol. 26, pp. 1120-1123, 1999.

6.Saravanan. K, and Mundale. V.D, “Solid Suspension; A Problem associated with Slurries” Hung. J .of  Chemical Eng., Vol. 28, pp. 115-120, 2000.

7.Saravanan. K, “Selection of Membrane for Separation of Industrial Waste Water”, J. Ind.Process.Tech., Vol. 28, pp. 25-27, 2002.

8.  Saravanan. K, and Rajavel.R, “Heat Transfer Studies on Spiral plate heat Exchanger”, Thermal Science, Vol. 12, pp. 85-90, 2008.

9.  Saravanan. K, Srileka.S, Samson.S., Robinson.S, and Sivarajasekar N, “Kinetic Modeling of  Biosorption of Methylene blue on to H4PO4 Activated Acacia”,  Arabica Carbon Letters, Vol. 9, pp. 181-87, 2008.

10.  Saravanan. K, Ramamoorthy.V, and Chandramohan.K, “Gas holdup in Multiple Impeller Agitated VesselsModern Applied Science, Vol. 3, pp. 49-59, 2009.

11.  Saravanan. K, and Rajavel.R, “Analysis of Heat Transfer Enhancement in Spiral heat Exchanger”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 2, pp. 68-75, 2008.

12.  Saravanan. K, Meenakshi Priya.B, and Shanmugam. R, “Study of pH System in Common Effluent Treatment”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 2, pp. 113-121, 2008.

13.  Saravanan. K, Rajavel.R, “An Experimental Investigation of Heat transfer Coefficients for Spiral heat Exchanger”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 2, pp. 14-20, 2008.

14.  Saravanan. K, and Rajavel.R, “An experimental Study of Spiral Plate Heat Exchanger for Electrolytes”, J. of the University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Vol. 43, pp. 255-260, 2008.

15.  Saravanan. K, Ramesh kumar.M, and Shanmugam.R, “Recycling of Woven fabric Textile Waste Water Practiced in CETP Perundurai”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 3, pp. 146-160, 2009.

16.  Saravanan. K, and Devakumar.D, “Study and design of impellers for multiphase reactors”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 2, pp. 99-121, 2008.

17.  Saravanan. K, Velumani.A, and Ganesan.K, “Model development on disposal of Municipal solid waste through experimental studies”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 3, pp. 182-190, 2009.

18.  Saravanan. K, Meenakshipriya.B, and Sathiyavathi .S, “Neural Based pH system in effluent treatment process”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 3, pp. 166-176, 2009.

19.  Saravanan. K, Krishnamoorthi.S, and Sivakumar.V, “Treatment and reuse of Tannery waste water by Embedded system”, Modern Applied Science, Vol. 3, pp. 129-134, 2009.

20.  Saravanan. K, Ravichandran.K, Kannadasan.T, and Prabhu kumar. D, “Study on Treatment and reuse of waste water effluent from textile processing by membrane Techniques”, Modern Applied Science Vol. 3, pp. 2-8, 2009.

21.  Saravanan. K, Kandasamy.R, and Sivagnana Prabhu.K.K, “Influence of variable viscosity and thermal stratification on non-Darcy MHD mixed convective heat and mass transfer past a porous wedge in the presence of chemical reaction”, Journal of energy, heat and mass transfer, Vol. 31, pp. 125-143, 2009.

22.  Saravanan. K, Velumani.A, Kannadasan. T, and Ganesan .K “Design of Temporary storage of municipal solid waste and its impact on global warming – A case study”,  Journal of Sustainable development, Vol. 2, pp. 222-234. 2009.

23.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.R, “Advanced  Treatment of Textile yarn dyeing waste water towards reuse using Reverse Osmosis Membrane”, International journal of Applied Bio engineering , Vol. 4, pp. 25-33, 2010.

24.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.R, “Applications of reverse osmosis to textile industrial waste water treatment “, The Technology world , Malaysia, Vol. 5, pp. 300-305, 2009.

25.  Saravanan. K, Sundramoorthy.N, Mohankumar.G, and Subramanian.N, “Studies on some aspects of jet mixers: Hydrodynamics”, Modern Applied science, Vol. 4, pp. 51-59, 2010.

26.  Saravanan. K, Kandasamy.R, and Sivagnana Prabhu.K.K, “Chemical reaction on nonlinear boundary layer flow over a porous wedge with variable steam conditions”, Chemical Engineering Communication, Vol. 197, pp. 522-543, 2010.

27.  Saravanan. K, Ravikumar.R, and Vasanthi.T, “Microbial discoloration  of biomethanate distillery spent wash using aspergillus nidulans”, Asian journal of microbiology  and biotech env. Science, Vol. 13, pp. 357-342, 2010.

28.  Saravanan. K, and JensishVenkatesan., “Immobilized enzyme lipase catalyzed transferification of olive oil in packed column”, Asian journal of chemistry, Vol. 23, pp. 1060-64, 2011.

29.  Saravanan. K, R.Ravikumar, and Vasanthi.N.R, “Single factorial experimental design for decolorizing anaerobically treated distillery spent water using cladosporium  cladosporiodies” , International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 8, pp. 97-106, 2011.

30.  Saravanan. K, and Sivakumar.A., “Design and implementation of Robust framework for improvement of productivity through total productive maintatenance in Textile industry”, International journal of logistics and supply chain management, Vol. 1, pp. 166-177, 2010.

31.  Saravanan. K, Meenashipriya.B, Somasundram.S, and Kandhababa.P.K, “CDM based PI-P control strategy in pH neutralization system”, Journal of instrumentation science and Technology, Vol. 30, pp. 273-287, 2011.

32.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Textile Effluent treatment with Reverse osmosis membrane using Anova model”, European journal of scientific research, Vol. 53, pp. 6-16, 2011.

33.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Effluent treatment in yarn dyeing process using membrane with reverse osmosis system”, International journal of multi displ. Research and Advances in Engineering (IJMRAE), Vol. 2, pp. 405-416, 2010.

34.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Effective utilization of Reverse osmosis treatment for textile printing effluents”, International journal of Computer applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences, Vol. 3, pp. 17-23, 2010.

35.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Textile dyeing industry effluents using Reverse osmosis treatment practiced in perundurai Common Effluent Treatment Plant”, International journal of Emerging technologies and application in Engineering, Technology and sciences, Vol. 3, pp. 126-134, 2010.

36.  Saravanan. K, and Sundramoorthy.N, “Experimental studies of flow parameters on optimizing the mixing time in Jet mixers”, European Journal of Scientific research, Vol. 59, pp. 432, 2011.

37.  Saravanan. K, and Sivakumar.A, “A simulation – based analysis for improvement of productivity in sick chemical dyeing factory: a research article”, International journal of electronic transport, Vol. 1, pp. 96-110, 2011.

38.  Saravanan. K, and Sivakumar.A, “A systemized operational ,implementing  and analysis of robust framework for implement of partial and total productivity in textile fabric industry: A research paper”, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 53, pp. 385-399, 2011.

39.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Application of reverse osmosis membrane system for treatment of effluent in textile knitted fabric dyeing”, African journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 70, pp. 15756-15762, 2011.

40.  Saravanan. K, and Sivakumar.A., “Tools and Models used for Productivity Improvement in manufacturing , Chemical and Allied Industries: A literature review”, International Journal of Management Research and Review, Vol. 2, pp. 293-307, 2012.

41.  Saravanan. K, Meenakshipriya.B, Krishnmurthy.K, and Bhaba.P.K, “Design and Implementation of CDM-PI Control Strategy in pH Neutralization System”, Asian Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 5, pp. 78-92, 2012.

42.  Saravanan. K, S.Lakshmanan, and M.Mohanraj, “Failure analysis of Bearings in oil free Reciprocating Compressors”, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 77, pp. 27-36, 2012.

43.  Saravanan. K, Ravishankar.K, and Ashok kumar.M, “Isolation of alkaline protease from Bacillus sub tilis AKRS3”, African Journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 11, pp. 13415-13427, 2012.

44.  Saravanan. K, Ravikumar.R, and Vasanthi.N.S, “Investigation on Biodecolorization and molecular fractionation of Meleneidin pigment using Cladosporium Cladosporioides”, International journal of Research in Chemistry and Environment, Vol. 2, pp. 1-10, 2012.

45.  Saravanan. K, Ravishankar.K, Ashok kumar.M, Santhoshkumar.P, Biju Jacob, and Anu Jacob, “Optimal conditions for production of extracellular alkaline protease  from a newly isolated Bacillus subtilis strain AKRS3”, Research in Biotechnology, Vol. 3, pp. 45-54, 2012.

46.  Saravanan. K, Perumal.R, and Murugesan.K, “Experimental studies on suspension characteristics of a jet mixer”, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 85, pp. 551-558, 2012.

47.  Saravanan. K, Sivakumar.A, Navaneethakrishnan.P, and Rajasekar.R, “Globalization effect of productivity and quality dimensions on capacity utilization through multivariate confirmatory analysis”, International Journal of Enterprise Network Management, Vol. 5, pp. 355, 2012.

48.  Saravanan. K, Subramani.N., Deepapriya.N., and Manoj Pradeep .S, “Studies on hydrodynamics of Food grains in a circulating fluidized bed”, International Journal of Advancements in Research & Technology, Vol. 2, pp. 73-76, 2013.

49.  Saravanan. K, Ravikumar.R, and Vasanthi.N.S, “Bodegradation and decolorization of distillery spent wash product release by a novel strain Cladosporium Cladosporiordes: Optimization and Biokinetics”, Chemical BioChem. Eng.Quaterly, Vol. 27, pp. 373-383, 2013.

50.  Saravanan. K, Shanmugam.K, Ramamoorthy.V, and Balasubramani.R, “Hydrodynamics of Stirred Bubble column”, J. of the University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Vol. 43, pp. 113-118, 2008.

51.  Saravanan. K, and Velumani.A, “The Estimation of Global Warming potential due to the temporary storage of Municipal Solid Waste by an Artificial Neural Network – A case Study Energy Sources, Part A- Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects”, (Taylor $Francis), Vol. 36, pp. 80-92, 2014.

52.  Saravanan. K, and Sivagurunathan.G, “Evolutionary Algorithms based Controller Optimization for a Real Time Spherical Tank System”, Australian Journal Of Basic And Applied Sciences, Vol. 8, pp. 244, 2014.

53.  Saravanan. K, and Sathish.G.P, “Environment Protection of Reserved areas – A Study of Gulf of Mannar (GOM) Biosphere Reserve”, ACEE Int. J. on Civil and Environmental Engineering, Vol. 1, pp. 20-23, 2011.

54.  Saravanan. K, and Rameshkumar.M, “Advanced Treatment of Textile Yarn Dying Waste Water Using towards reuse using Reverse Osmosis Membranes”, International Journal of Applied Bioengineering, Vol. 1, pp. 25-33, 2010.

55.  Saravanan. K, Rameshkumar.M, and Koushik.C.V, “Textile Waste Water Treatment Using Reverse Osmosis and SD”, Elixir. Chem. Engineering, Vol. 54 A, pp. 12713-12717, 2013.

56.  Saravanan. K, and Sivaagurunathan.G, “Design and implementation Controller for a Spherical tanks system using Soft computing Technology”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 6, pp. 1371-1379, 2014.

57.  Saravanan. K, Gomadurai.G, Eldho Abraham, and Deepa.N, “Hydrodynamic Studies on air inducing impeller system”, International Journal of Chem. Tech. Research, Vol. 6, pp. 4471-4474, 2014.

58.  Saravanan. K, and DeepaPriya.N., “Optimization of design Parameters in Circulating Fluidized bed  for Food Materials using Response Surface Methodology”, International Journal of Chem. Tech Research, Vol. 6, pp. 4480-4483, 2014.

59.  Saravanan. K, and Revathi.D, “Studies on mixing Characteristics of Non-Newtonian Fluids using Static Mixer”, International Journal of  Chem. Tech Research, Vol. 6, pp. 4492-4496, 2014.

60.  Saravanan. K, Deepika.J, and Gangadevi.R, “Hydrodynamic Studies on Semi-Fluidized Bed Reactor using Internals”, International Journal of Engineering Research and General Science, Vol. 6, pp. 4487-4487, 2014.

61.  Saravanan. K, Gengadevi.R, and Deepika.J, “Studies on Hydrodynamic s Behavior of External Loop Airlift Reactor for Two phase System”, International Journal of Chem Tech Research, Vol. 10, pp. 277-281, 2015.

62.  Saravanan. K, Gomadurai.C, Abraham Eldho, and Deepa.N, “Development and performance analysis of novel agitated vessel”, Korean J. Chem. Eng., Vol. 33, pp. 1181–1185, 2015.

63.  Saravanan.K., and Gomadurai.C” Performance of novel air-inducing mechanically agitated contactor for suspension of solid particles, International Journal of Advanced Research in Biology, Engineering Science and Technology Vol.2no.8.pp72 Feb.2016

64. Saravanan.K., V. Karthik, K. Saravanan, N. Sivarajasekar, and Suriyanarayanan.N,” Bioremediation of dye bearing effluents using  microbial biomass”, Ecol. Env. & Cons, vol. 22, pp. S423–S434, 2016

65. Saravanan.K., V. Karthik, K.. Sivarajasekar, and Suriyanarayanan.N,” Utilization of Biomass from Trichodermaharzianum for the adsorption of Reactive Red”, dye. Ecol. Env. & Cons, vol. 22, pp. S435–S440, 2016

66. Saravanan.K., V. Karthik, K..Deepak.V., and  Sivarajasekar.N” Biosorption of xenobiotic Reactive  Black B onto metabolically inactive T.harzianum biomass: Equilibrium and thermodynamic studies Bulletin of Trends in Biological Sciences Vol. 1 (1) 2017 6-11

67.  Saravanan., K., Deepapriya.N .,Nesakumar.D  and Periyasamy manikandan.A” Thermal Design of Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger for Kerosene-Cooling water system using HTRI Software, International Journal of Engineering Research Vol.5Issue.3 pp173, Feb2017.

68. Saravanan.K., Santhosh.P " Experimental Investigation of Microemulsion of Split cylinder Sparged reactor, International Journal of Engineering Research,Vol.5,Issue2,March-April,2017

69.Saravanan.K., Karthik.,V.,Nakkeeran., E.,SelvarajuC.,"Biosorption of Turquoise Blue Dye from aqueous solution by dried fungal biomass (Trichoderma harzianum) kinetic, Isotherm and thermodynamic studies" Vol.74,pp362-370,May 2017

70.Saravanan.K., Deepapriya.,N Manoj Pradeep.,S" Hydrodynamics and CFD modeling of food materials using Circulating Fluidized bed" International Journal of Chem Tech Research, Vol.10,No:3,pp276-288,2017.

71.Saravanan.K., Gomadurai. C., Deepa,.N"Air Inducing Characteristics of self Inducing Reactor with NON-Newtonian working Fluids"International Journal of Modern Science and Technology,Vol.2,No:8,PP292-296,2017.

72.Saravanan.,K.Deepapriya.,N"Reciew on Capacitive Deionization of water purification" Industrial Journal of Industrial Engineering,Vol.1,No:8,2017.


Paper Presented in National Conferences

1.   K. Saravanan, “Induced Reactor”, ALCHEMY’ 92, RECT (Regional Engineering College), Trichy, September, 1992.

2.   Revathi, J, “Some aspects in the design of Packed, Fluidized and semi-fluidized beds, 33rd annual convention of chemists held in at PSG College of Tech., Coimbatore, organized by Indian Chemical Society, Calcutta,26th to 29th  December, 1996.

3.   K. Saravanan , “Modeling and Simulation of Power Consumption in a GIMAR type of a Reactor”, National Seminar on Chemical Engineers in Diverse Disciplines” , Bangalore Regional Centre, I.I.Ch.E., and M.S.Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, 22nd  November, 1997.

4.   K. Saravanan and Revathi D, “A Novel Gas Inducing Mechanically Agitated Reactor – Modeling”, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers and CIT, Coimbatore, 4th to 5th December, 1997.

5.   K. Saravanan, T.V.Sriram prabhu, and  Perumal chetty A.P, “Effect of Electrolytes on Bubble Coalescence in Bubble Column Reactor”, 26th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Mover to be held at IIT, Kharagpur, 15th to 17th December, 1999.

6.   K. Saravanan, “Effective utilization of effluent remedy for current effluent problems in sago industries”, National seminar on Environmental management  and pollution abatement, Annamali University, 2nd to 3rd March,2001.

7.   K. Saravanan, Ramesh.P., and Abdul A Rahaman, “Biological Denitrification of Tannery Effluent in a Fluidized Bed”, National Conference Enviro-Gis’2003, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, 7th to 8th March 2003.

8.   Sriram Prabhu.T.V, Kannan.K, and Sivakumar.V, “Drying of solids in a stirred fluidized bed”,  Fluidization Engineering All India Seminar, Sri Venkateshwara University ,Thirupathi, 26th to 27th February, 2004.

9.   Jobi.V.Issac, “Effect of electrolytes on fractional gas hold-up in a stirred fluidized bed”, Fluidization Engineering All India Seminar, Sri Venkateshwara University ,Thirupathi, Feb 26-27, 2004.

10.    K. Saravanan, K.Shanmugam, and R.Balasubramani, “Hydrodynamic Aspects of Biofluid in a Stirred Bubble Column”, 20 th National Convention of Chemical Engineers & All India seminar on Sustainable development, 4th to 5th, September 2004.

11.  K. Saravanan, Sivakumar.V and Duraimurugan.M.D, “Studies on some aspects of Rotating Disc contactor”, 20 th National Convention of Chemical Engineers & All India seminar on Sustainable development in chemical and allied industries, 4th to 5th ,September 2004.

12.  K. Saravanan, Sriram Prabhu.T.V, and .Kannan.K, “Safe Disposal of Textile Sludge- Usage as favor Blocks for pavements”, National conference Safety Health Environment, Annamalai University, December 2004.

13.  K. Saravanan, Chandramohan. K and  Ramamoorthy .V, “Technological Businesss Incubator for Energy Conservation Products”, 20th National conventions of Chemical  Engineers and All India Seminar on Sustainable development, The Institution of Engineers, Pune, 4th to 5th September 2004.

14.  K. Saravanan, Velmani.N, and Abdul A.Rehaman, “Semi conductor Photo Catalysis – Transformation of Cyanideideiocynadie by Nobel Metal loaded Cadmium Sulphide”, National Conference on Water Vision, at , PSG  Krishnamal College Coimbatore, 6th October, 2004.

15.  K. Saravanan, Velmani.N, and Abdul A.Rehaman, “Improvement in hydrogen production in sulfide contaminated wastewaters using cds/zns couples supported over red mud”, National Conference on Water Vision, at , PSG  Krishnamal College Coimbatore, 6th October, 2004.

16.  Velmani.N, “Solar water Purification using TiO2 immoblised on Rotating Cylindrical Glass Reactor”, National Conference on Water Vision, at , PSG  Krishnamal College Coimbatore, 6th October, 2004.

17.  Krishnamoorthi.S, and Dhanalakshmi.J, “Reduction of colour in a Textile Dye effluent using Anaerobic Baffled Reactor”, 12th  National convention on Electrochemist  , Thiagarajar college of Engineering, Madurai, 2005.

18.  Velmani.N, and  Muthusamy.G, “Spectral sensitization of Polycrystalline TiO2 by Nano sized Ru2 and Electrochemical Properties” , 12th  National convention on Electrochemist  , Thiagarajar college of Engineering, Madurai, 2005.

19.  Velmani.N, “Photo electrochemical Behavior of undoped and doped γ- Bi2O3 in presence of various electrolytes”, 12th  National convention on Electrochemist, Thiagarajar college of Engineering, Madurai, 2005

20.  K. Saravanan, Arul.S.P, Velmani N, and Dhanalakshmi.J, “Effluent treatment for box and bag plants – a cost effective and environmentally sound solution”, 12th  National convention on Electrochemist, Thiagarajar college of Engineering, Madurai, 2005.

21.  K. Saravanan, Sriramprabhu .T. V, and Kannan.K, “Clarification of the Aqueous Stevia-extract in a packed bed column with zeolites”, National conference  BIOPROCESS 2005, PSG. College of Technology, January 2005.

22.  K. Saravanan, Velmani.N Sriramprabhu T.V., and Kannan.K, “Reduction of Dehydration time for Vegetables using Fluid bed Dryer”, National conference  BIOPROCESS 2005, PSG.College of Technology, January 2005.

23.  K. Saravanan, Senthilkumar.M, and Prabhu .T.V.S, “Revolving tray tower”, Ist national conference of research scholar – IIT, Kharagpur, 7th to 9th January, 2006.

24.  K. Saravanan, Duraimurugan.D, “Studies on some aspects of RDC”, National conference on globally competitive eco friendly mechanical and mechatronics engineering, 25th to 16th April, 2005

25.  K. Saravanan, Geetha.A, and  Sujatha .M, “Decolourization of water/waste water using Azadirachta indica as a biosorbent”, National conference on water/waste water Management, MOEF-TNSCST-AICTE, BARC \JJ College of Technology, Trichy, 24th to 25th  August 2006.

26.  K. Saravanan, Prabhu.T.V.S, and Devakumar.D, “The performance of the three phase fluidized bed reactor in treatment of milk waste water”, National conference on advances in pollution control and abatement, KEC, Perundurai, 8th to 9th February, 2007.

27.  K. Saravanan, Manikandan.P, Velmani.N, and Krishnamoorhty.S,  Photo catalytic treatment of textile dye House waste water”, National conference on advances in pollution control and abatement, KEC, Perundurai, 8th to 9th February, 2007.

28.  K. Saravanan, Nithya.R, and Velumani.A, “A study on the prognosis of municipal solid waste in India”, National conference on Technology applications for sustainable development, KEC, 29th to 30th January, 2009.

29.  K. Saravanan, Nithya.R, and Velumani.A, “Environmental impact assessment on municipal solid waste management”, National conference on Technology applications for sustainable development, KEC, 29th to 30th January, 2009.

30.  K. Saravanan, Sathish .G.P, “Energy conservation techniques and sustainable design principles in Architecture”, National conference on Technology applications for sustainable development, KEC, 29th to 30th January, 2009.

31.  K. Saravanan, Sathish.G.P, “Sustainable of development of protected area – a study of gulf of mannar biosphere reserve”, National conference on Technology applications for sustainable development, KEC, 29th to 30th January, 2009.

32.  K. Saravanan, Rameshkumar.M, “Quality water – quality chemical processing of textiles”, National conference on Technology applications for sustainable development, KEC, 29th to 30th January, 2009.

33.  K. Saravanan, Rameshkumar.M, “Eco-friendly textile processing, National conference on Technology applications for sustainable development, KEC, 29th to 30th January, 2009.

34.  K. Saravanan, Ramesh Kumar.K, “Treatment of textile waste water used with Ultra filtration and reverse osmosis, National conference on ACTPAQ 2009, 12th to 13th February, 2009.

35.  K. Saravanan, Ramesh Kumar.K, “Eco friendly chemical treatment of textile processing”, National conference on ACTPAQ 2009, 12th to 13th February, 2009.

36.  K. Saravanan, Prabahar.N, “Implementation of embedded system for tannery effluent treatment in Vaniyambadi”, National conference on recent trends in Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology, 27th February, 2009.

37.  K. Saravanan, Ramya.M, “Biodegradation of Anaerobically digested distillery waste water using Fungus”, National conference on recent trends in Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology, 27th  February, 2009.

38.  K. Saravanan, Meenakshipriya.B, and Sivaprakash .P, “Overview of pH system in effluent treatment plant”, First Regional conference on Process control and Automation, 25th to 26th March, 2009.

39.  K. Saravanan, Sivakumar.A, and Mathan Kumar .S, “Quality and productivity improvement using TPM and Simulation Approach Proceeding of SCMIS”, 8th to 10th December, 2008.

40.  K. Saravanan, Devakumar.D, Sivaprash.P, and Meenakshipriya.B, “Fractional gas hold-up in sparged column for Air-water-electrolytes system”, National conference on design, manufacture and management for next generation, March 2009.

41.  K. Saravanan, Lenin prabhu.S, and Sridhar .R, “Studies on hydrodynamic aspects in stirred bubble column reactor using CFD”, National conference on recent advances in mechanical engineering, 4th April, 2009.

42.  K. Saravanan, Mohankumar.G, and Sundramoorthy.N, “Hydrodynamic aspects of Jet mixers”, National conference on recent advances in mechanical engineering, 4th April, 2009.

43.  K. Saravanan, Rajavel.R, “Thermal analysis of spiral and plate type heat exchangers”, National conference on product life cycle management (PLM 2007), 2nd to 3rd March, 2007.

44.  K. Saravanan, Ravichandran.K, and Prabhukumar, “Study on treatment and reuse of wash water effluent from textile and tanneries by embedded system consisting of RO and nano filters”, 25 th National  convention of Chemical Engineers, Cochin, 9th to 10th October, 2009.

45.  K. Saravanan, Meenakshipriya.B, Krishnamurthy.K, and Mohanraj, T, “Dynamic model of pH neutralization process using MATLAB/Simulink”, Total Engineering , Analysis and Manufacturing 2009, (TEAM TECH 2009), IISc, Bangalore, 19th to 21st November,  2009.

46.  K. Saravanan, and Prabakar.N, “Effluent treatment of tannery industries”, National conference on safety-health-environment, Annamalai University, 11th to 12th December, 2009.

47.  K. Saravanan, Meenakshipriya.B, Sathiyavathi.S, and Mohanraj.T, “Overview of Ph neutralization pilot plant model for effluent treatment plant”, National Seminar on safety-Health, Environment & Energy ,(SHEE-2009), Annamalai University, 11th to 12th December, 2009.

48.  K. Saravanan, and Subramanian.N, “Studies on drying of food grains using circulating fluidized bed”, National conference on current trends in chemical and biochemical engineering, Sathyabama University, Chennai, (Ist prize), 20th to 21th January, 2011.

49.  K. Saravanan, and Sathyapriya.P, “Recent changes and technologies in managing solid wastes”, National conference on recent applications of nanomaterials in chemistry and environmental research (RANCER 2011), 18th to 19th February, 2011.

50.  K. Saravanan, Ravikumar.R, Malarmathi.K.B, and Derek Chan. J.C, “Determination of optimal culture conditions for elimination of biomethanated  molasses waste water color by aspergillus nidiulans”, National conference on challenges in Biotechnology, Vinayka Mission University, Salem, 28th March, 2009.

51.  K. Saravanan, Ravikumar.R, and Vasanthi.N.S, “Aerobic and column studies for bio degradation and decolorization of biomethnated distillery spent wash”, National conference on frontiers in Chemical Engineering”, IIT, Guwahati, 12th to 14th December, 2007.

52.  K. Saravanan, and DeepaPriya.S, “Treatment of tannery effluent and recovery and reuse of salt from soak liquor”, National conference on Chemical Engineering process in Environmental Applications Organized by Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, 29th to 30th March, 2012.

53.  K. Saravanan, and Beevi Fathima.M.T, “Effect of Solid in the Stirred Bubble column”, National conference on Chemical Engineering process in Environmental Applications, Organized by Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, 29th to 30th March, 2012.

54.  K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “Design of Frame Work For Improvement And Quality And Productivity”, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, 26th to 27th March, 2010.

55.  K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “A Frame Work Design for Improvement of Quality And Productivity Through TPM in Textile Dyeing Industry, VLB Janakiammal College of Engineering   and Technology, Coimbatore, 19th to 20th April, 2010.

56.  K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “A Simulation Solution for Improvement of Quality and Productivity on failure Textile Industry, Dept of CSE, IT, CT, KEC, Erode, 27th to 29th December, 2010.

57.  K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “A Simulation Solution for Improvement of Quality and Productivity on failure Textile”, Dept of CSE, IT, CT, KEC, Erode, 27th to 29th December, 2010.

58.  K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “Challenges And Technology Development For Productivity   Improvement In Chemical And Manufacturing Industries:  An Exploratory Literature Review”, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, Kongu Engineering College, 30th to 31st March, 2012.

59.  K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “Measures of Productivity Improvement in Manufacturing Industry: An Annotated Bibliography”, Dept of Mechanical Engg, Kongu Engg College, 30th to 31st March, 2012.

60.  K. Saravanan, and R.Perumal, “Studies on jet mixer for Effective mixing in Chemical and Bioprocess Industries”, National Conference on Technological Advancements in Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Sri Venkateshwara University College of Engineering , Tirupati, 28th September, 2012.

61.  K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya.N, “Drying of food grain using circulating Fluidized bed”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical, Energy & Environmental Engineering, ICELL-SSN College of Engineering, 16th October, 2012.

62.  K. Saravanan, and Perumal.R, “Mixing time Characteristics of jet Mixer”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical, Energy & Environmental Engineering, ICELL-SSN College of Engineering, 16th September, 2012.

63.  K. Saravanan, and Perumal.R, “Studies on effective distribution of mixing energy in Fluid Jet agitated tank”, Regional Science Congress, The Indian Science Congress Association, Coimbatore Chapter, 15th to 16th December,  2012.

64.  K. Saravanan, and Gomadurai.C, Eldho Abraham, and Deepa.N, “Hydrodynamic Studies on Air-inducing  Impeller system”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, Organized by Dept. of, Chemical Engineering and IIChE Regional Centre, Neyveli, 5th to 6th July, 2014.

65.  K. Saravanan, and Kalaivani.K, “Studies on design of Bio Semi-fluidised bed reactor”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, Organized by Dept. of Chemical Engineering and IIChE, Regional Centre, Neyveli, 5th to 6th July, 2014.

66.  K. Saravanan, and Revathi.D, “Studies on Mixing Characteristics of Non-Newtonian Fluids using Static mixers”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, Organized by Dept. of Chemical Engineering and IIChE Regional Centre, Neyveli, 5th to 6th July, 2014.

67.  K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya.N, “Optimization of design parameters in Circulating Fluidized  bed for Food Materials using RSM”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, Organized by Dept. of Chemical Engineering and IIChE Regional Centre, Neyveli, 5th to 6th July, 2014.

68.  K. Saravanan, and Sangeetha.N, and Karthikeyan.C, “Biodecolurization of the synthetic dye(R016) by isolated Aspergillus Strain from Tiruppur region”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, Organized by Dept. of Chemical Engineering and IIChE Regional Centre-Neyveli, 5th to 6th July, 2014.

69.  K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya.N, “Reducing Environmental Impacts by using Bassage in Paper Manufacturing”, National Conference on Advances in Food, Chemical and Biotechnogy, 12th September, 2014.

70.  K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya.N, “Energy Efficient Exchanger for Effective Operation”, National Conference on Energy, Environment and Ethics (E3-2016), 28th to 29th March, 2016.

71.  K. Saravanan, and Sanhtosh.P, “Experimental Investigation of Micro Emulsion in a Split Cylinder Sparged Reactor”, Advances in Chemical and Environmental Engineering SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 9th February, 2017.

72.K.Saravanan  ., R.Akshya and N.Deepapriya., " Fluid dynamics of Gas-Liquid Stirred Fluidized bed: Predication of Pressure drop." National conference on Emerging Trends in Chemical and Petrochemical Technology, Dept. of Petrochemical Technology, Anna University, Trichy,25-09-2017.

73.K.Saravanan., K.Kalaivani.,P.Renuka.," Hydrodynamic Studies and effluent treatment using Semi-Fluidized bed" 4 th National conference on Sustainable Trends on Energy and Environment Resources, Jan. 24-25,2018

74.K.Saravanan., R.Akshya.,N.Deepapriya.," Agitated Fluidization using Mechanical Stirring" Ist National confrence on Current and Emerging Process Technologies,KEC,Perundurai, 9th Feb. 2018.

75.K.Saravanan., G.MUgaishudeen., G.Mohankumar.," Studies on Mixing time in Jet Mixer with Newtonian Fluids"
Ist National confrence on Current and Emerging Process Technologies,KEC,Perundurai, 9th Feb. 2018.

Paper Presented in International Conferences

1.   K. Saravanan and Joshi.J.B, “A  Novel Gas Inducing Type Mechanically Agitated Contactors”, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Golden Jubilee Symposium, Hyderabad, 12th to 15th August, 1994.

2.   K. Saravanan and Joshi.J.B, “Solid Suspension in a Novel Reactor”, CHEMCON’94 (Chemical Engineering Congress), I.I.T. Kharagpur, 13th to 19th December, 1994.

3.   K. Saravanan, Arjunwadkar.S.J., Kulkarni.P.R., and Pandit, A.B., “Power Consumption Studies on a Gas – Liquid System for Multiple Impeller Laboratory Bio-Reactor”, CHEMCON ’94 (Chemical Engineering Congress), I.I.T. Kharagpur, 13th to 19th December, 1994.

4.   K. Saravanan, “Hydrodynamic Characteristics and RTD Studies for Semi-fluidized bed using Kenics Mixing Elements”, CHEMCON ’94 (Chemical Engineering Congress), I.I.T. Kharagpur, 13th to 19th December, 1994.

5.   K. Saravanan, “Effect of Hardness on Size Reduction”, CHEMCON ’94 (Chemical Engineering Congress), I.I.T. Kharagpur, 13th to 19th December, 1994.

6.   K. Saravanan, Arjunwadkar. S.J, Kulkarni. P.R and Pandit A.B “Gas   – Liquid Mass Transfer in a Laboratory Scale Bio-reactor Stirred with  Multiple Impellers for Air-water and Air-Solute System”, CHEMCON’95 (Chemical Engineering Congress), IGARC, (along with  IIT Chennai) Chennai, 27th to 30th December, 1995.

7.   K. Saravanan, Mundale, V.D, and  Joshi, J.B. “Fractional Gas-Holdup in the Gas Inducing Type Mechanically Agitated Contactors”, CHEMCON’95 (Chemical Engineering Congress), IGARC, Chennai, 27th to 30th December, 1995.

8.   K. Saravanan, and Joshi.J.B, “Rate of Gas Induction for Three Phase System”, CHEMCON’95 (Chemical Engineering Congress), IGARC, Chennai, 27th to 30th December.

9.   K. Saravanan, “A Short Cut Route for the Design of Reactors”, International Symposium in Honor of Prof. M.M.SHARMA, UDCT, Mumbai, 14th to 17th February, 1997.

10.    K. Saravanan and Abdul Rahaman, “Effluent Treatment of Tannery Waste”, International Ecological Engineering Conference, Kalyani University, Calcutta, 17th to 19th November, 1998.

11.    K. Saravanan, “Fluid Mechanics of Stirred Vessels”, 1st International 25th National and Conference on Fluid Mechanics & Fluid Power I.I.T. Delhi, 15th to 17th December, 1998

12.    K. Saravanan, “Fluid Mechanics of Stirred Fluidized Bed”, CHEMCON’98, Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam, 15th to 17th December, 1998.

13.    K. Saravanan and T.V.S.Prabu, “ Generation of Energy from Paper Waste”, CHEMCON’98, Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam, 15th to 17th December, 1998.

14.    K. Saravanan, “Scale up Procedure for Food Industries”, CHEMCON’98, 15- 17 Dec., 1998, Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam, 15th to 17th December, 1998.

15.    K. Saravanan and A.P.Chetty, “Suspension of solids for CD-6 Impeller”, CHEMCON’98, Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam, 15th to 17th December, 1998.

16.    K. Saravanan, and T.V.S.Prabu, “Hydrodynamic Characteristics of Pipe Aerator”, CHEMCON’98, Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam, 15th to 17th December, 1998.

17.    K. Saravanan, “PVC 2000”, International Conference on Plastic Packaging conducted by Indian Institute of Plastics, Mumbai, 26th to 27th October, 1998.

18.    K. Saravanan and T.V.Sriram Prabhu, “Modeling and Simulation or Self-Induction System”, International Conference on Modeling and Simulation, Santiago de Compostela (Spain), 1999.

19.    K. Saravanan, T.V.Sriram prabhu, and  Perumal chetty A.P, “Some Aspects in the Design of Slurry Reactor”, CHEMCON’99, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 20th to 23rd December, 1999.

20.    K. Saravanan and Perumal chetty A.P, “Some Hydrodynamic Aspects of On-line Mixers”, CHEMCON’99, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 20th to 3rd December, 1999.

21.    K. Saravanan, “Residence Time Distribution in Komax On-line Mixer”, CHEMCON’99, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 20th to 23rd December, 1999.

22.    K. Saravanan, “Application of Adaptive Gain for PH Control”, CHEMCON’99  Punjab University, Chandigarh, 20th to 23rd December, 1999.

23.    K. Saravanan, Murugesan .G., and Sakthivel, P.K, Chandigarh, “Stability of Fractional Hold-up in Bubble Column”, CHEMCON’99, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 23rd December, 1999.

24.    K. Saravanan, Venkatesan C, and Perumal chetty A.P, “Remote Sensor System for Meteorological Applications CHEMCON’99, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 23rd December, 1999.

25.    K. Saravanan, Venkatesan C., and Perumal chetty A.P, “Application of Robotics in Chemical Process Industries”, CHEMCON’99, Punjab University, Chandigarh, Dec20th to 23rd December, 1999.

26.    K. Saravanan, “Flow Model for Single and Multiple Induction Contactor Global Conference on Flow metering for Next Millennium”, Fluid Control Research Institute, Palghat, 20th to 22nd September, 2000.

27.    K. Saravanan, Kannan.K, and Deepa.S, “Scale up Procedures and Power Consumption in Mixing Agitated Vessels”, Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Chennai,  CHEMCON’ 2001, December, 2001.

28.    K. Saravanan, Kannan.K, and Deepa.S, “Scale up Relationship for Mixing Operation in Food Processing Industries”, Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Chennai,  CHEMCON’ 2001, December, 2001.

29.    K. Saravanan, Kannan.K, Senthilkumar.K, and  Nachimuthu.S.K.A, “Studies on Semi fluidization of packed bed formation and Clear zone height using Kenics Mixing element”, CHEMCON’2002, IICT,  Hyderabad, 19th to 22nd December, 2002.

30.    K. Saravanan, K.Kannan., K.Senthilkumar, and  Nachimuthu.S.K.A, “Treatment of Distillery Effluent by Electro Chemical Methods”, CHEMCON’2002, IICT, Hyderabad, 19th to 22nd December, 2002.

31.    K. Saravanan, K.Kannan.K, Senthilkumar.K, and Nachimuthu.S.K.A, “Liquid-Solid Semi fluidization of Hetero generous Mixtures:  Prediction of  Minimum and Maximum  Semi fluidizationCHEMCON’2002 IICT, Hyderabad, 19th to 22nd December, 2002.

32.    K. Saravanan, Kannan.K, SenthilKumar.K,. Nachimuthu.S.K.A, and Ahmed Basha,.C, “Recovery of caustic soda from waste water of Mercerizing process and Recycle of Treated water”, CHEMCON 2003 Chemical Engineers Congress, at RRL, Bhubaneswar, December 2003.

33.    K. Saravanan, Sriraram Prabhu.T.V, Kannan.K and Dange.A., “Novel method for safe Disposal of Textile sludge-Usage as favor Blocks for pavement”, CHEMCON 2003 Chemical Engineers Congress, at RRL, Bhubaneswar, December 2003.

34.    K. Saravanan, “Manufacture of cation exchange resin from cashew nut shell”, CHEMCON 2003 Chemical Engineers Congress, at RRL, Bhubaneswar, December 2003.

35.    K. Saravanan, Sriram Prabhu.T.V, and Kannan.K, “Optimization of Calcined petroleum coke Granulometry in Anode Paste”, CHEMCON 2003 Chemical Engineers Congress, at RRL, Bhubaneswar, December 2003.

36.    K. Saravanan, Velmani.N, and Muthusamy.G, “Photo induced Hydrogen production from  aqueous  alcohol solution by cadium modified zinc sulfide semiconductors”, International conference on Environment ecology and pollution Greentech2005, Arunai Engineering College, Tamilnadu, 2005.

37.    K. Saravanan, Kannan.K, Sriramprabhu.T.V, and Manoj Gana Sahayaraj, “Management  of Textile Sludge: Construction Industry”, the International conference on Environment ecology and pollution Greentech 2005, Arunai Engineering College, February, 2005.

38.    K. Saravanan , Sriram Prabhu.T.V, and Shivakumar.B, “Mixing of Viscous fluid: Helical and Anchor Vs Pitched Blade Turbine Down Flow (PBTD)- Rushton Turbine (RT) Impeller”, International Engineering Conferences. Zacatecas, Mexico.

39.    K. Saravanan, Sriram Prabhu.T.V, and Shivakumar.B, “Fractional Gas Hold –up in a Novel Reactor Equipped with Multiple Impeller for three Phase System”, International Engineering Conferences. Zacatecas, Mexico

40.    K. Saravanan, Sriram Prabhu, and T.V. Kannan.K &  Senthil Kumar.K, “Gas Inducing Mechanically Agitated Contractor: Zwietering Criteria of Solid suspension”, 8th Fluid Mixing ,  U.K.

41.    K. Saravanan, Akilamudhan.P, Senthilkumar.K, Sivakumar.V, Kannan.K, and Sathiyan.S, “Chrome Tanning- An Enzymatic Approach”, CIT Golden Jubilee Celebration, International conference on Sustainable Technologies for Environmental Protection, 2004.

42.    K. Saravanan, Sivakumar.V, and Kathirvel.C, “Prediction of minimum spouting velocity and maximum height in spouted bed”, INCRUIS, KEC, 4th to 6th January, 2006.

43.    K. Saravanan, Kannan.K, Sivakumar.V, and Senthilkumar.K, “Studies on influence of chemicals on comminution of solid materials”, INCRUIS, KEC, 4th to 6th January, 2006.

44.    K. Saravanan, Kannan. K, Sivakumar. V, Senthilkumar. K, Kannadasan. T, and Ahemeed Basha. C, “RTD studies in an electrochemical reactor for the treatment of pulp and paper mill effluent, INCRUIS, KEC, 4th to 6th January, 2006.

45.    K. Saravanan, Shanmugam. K , Balasubramani. R, and Ramamoorthy.V, “Studies on fractional gas holdup and mixing time in two phase sparged column”, INCRUIS, KEC, 4th to 6th January, 2006.

46.    K. Saravanan, Sivakumar. V, and Senthilkumar. K, “Application of cashew nut shell liquid as sand core binder”, INCRUIS, KEC, 4th to 6th January, 2006.

47.    K. Saravanan, Kannan. K, Sivakumar. V,  Senthilkumar. K, and Sangeetha .V, “An investigation on removal of chromium by chemical coagulation and electro coagulation from electroplating effluent”, INCRUIS, KEC, 4th to 6th January, 2006.

48.    K.  Saravanan,  and Krisnamoorthy. K, “A Novel reactor for tannery effluent treatment”, International Conference on Environment 2008, Environment management and technologies towards sustainable development, 15th to 19th December, 2008.

49.    K. Saravanan, Saravanan.K, and Sivarajasekar. N, “Biosorption of Basic dye onto Acscia Activated carbon: Kinetic modeling”, International symposium on material chemistry DAE-BRNS”, Mumbai, 2nd to 6th December, 2008.

50.    K. Saravanan, N. Velmani, and Sivarajasekar. N, “Flourine doped TiO2 nano catalyst for degradation of organic pollutant, “International symposium for research scholars of Metallurgical material science and Engineering”, IIT, Chenni, December, 2008.

51.    K. Saravanan, and Rajavel. R, “An experimental study on the convective heat transfer in spiral coil heat exchanger”, INCRUIS, KEC, 3rd to 5th January, 2008.

52.    K. Saravanan, Shanmugam. K, Balasubramani. R, and Ramamoorhty. V, “Hydrodynamic studies on stirred bubble column, INCRUIS,KEC, 3rd to 5th January, 2008.

53.    K. Saravanan, and Velmani. N, “Electroextraction of copper from sulfuric acid Waste  water”, INCRUIS,KEC, 3rd to 5th January,  2008.

54.    K. Saravanan, Velamni. N, and Devakuamr.D, “Reduction of fluorine containing industrial waste water using aluminium-solubiltiy method”, INCRUIS, KEC 8th to 9th February, 2007.

55.    K. Saravanan, Sivakumar.A, and Mathan Kumar .S, “Improvement of quality and productivity using total productive maintenance “, Sixth International conference on Supply chain management and information systems, 8th to 10th December, 2008.

56.    K. Saravanan, and Ramesh kumar M, “Waste water of textile dye house industries using Reverse Osmosis Treatment Technology”, 3 rd International Textile conference –global textile vision Strategic initiatives, 28th to 30th August, 2009.

57.    K. Saravanan, Prabhu kumar.D, Sangeetha.K.N, and Vidya.A.K, “Development and Evaluation of Idli Batter starter Culture”, International conference on Food Technology, (INCOFTECH 2009), 28th to 30th August, 2009.

58.    K. Saravanan, Meenashipriya.B, Kanthababa.P, and Somasundram.S, “Design of polynomial based PI-P  controller for a pH neutralization system”, 5TH International symposium on design, operation and control of chemical process ,National University of Singapore, 25th to 28th, July 2010.

59.    K. Saravanan, R.Ravikumar, and N.S.Vasanthi, “Isolation screening and identification of fungus for decolorizing biopolymers – melanoidine pigments, “International conference on biotechnical solution environmental sustainability, VIT, Vellore, 21st to 23rd October, 2009.

60.    K. Saravanan, and Rameshkumar.M, “Application of reverse osmosis for textile industry waste water”, 6th International conference in textile machinery, nonovens and technical textiles, 11th to 12th December, 2009.

61.    K. Saravanan, Sivakumar.A, Santhoshraja. D, and Ramzi.U, “Design of Frame work for improvement of Quality and Productivity using TPM and Simulation approach”, International conference on Advances in Industrial Engineering Applications, ICAIEA 2010, 6th to 8th January, 2010.

62.    K. Saravanan, A.Sivakumar, and P.Navaneethakrishnan, “Design and implementation of Robust frame work for improvement of productivity through Total Productive Maintenance in Textile Industries”, XIV Annual Conference of the Society of operation Management, National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai.

63.    K. Saravanan, Karthikeyan.A, Suriaprakash Rao, and P.Navaneethakrishnan, “A simulation solution for improvement of quality and productivity in Failure Textile Industry”, International conference on Communication and computational Intelligence, KEC, Perundurai, 27th to 29th December, 2010.

64.    K. Saravanan, and Subramani.N, “Drying of food grains using circulating fluidized bed”, International conference on Biotechnology and Global warming, Vivekanandha College of Engineering for Women, Namakkal, 10th to 12th March, 2011.

65.    K. Saravanan, Meenakshipriya.B, SudhanRamkumar.K.G, and Mohanraj.T, “Design of polynomial based PI-P controller for a Ph neutralization process”, International conference on Recent advances in Mechanical Engineering, Noorul Islam University, Kumarakoil, 8th to 9th, April 2010.

66.    K. Saravanan, and Sundravadivu, “Design of fractional order PID controller for liquid control of spherical tank”,  IEEE international conference on control system, computing and engineering(ICCSCE 2011) Nov.25-27,2011, Penang, Malsyia, 25th to 27th November, 2011.

67.    K. Saravanan, and Sundravadivu, “Design of fractional order PI controller for liquid control of spherical tank modeled as fractional order system”, IEEE international conference on control system, computing and engineering (ICCSCE 2011), Penang, Malaysia, 25th to 27th November, 2011.

68.    K. Saravanan, and R.Perumal, “Studies on Hydrodynamic Behavior of jet mixer”, Proceeding of Indian Chemical Engineering Congress, Bangalore, CHEMCON 11, 27th to 9th December, 2011.

69.    K. Saravanan, Krishnamoorthi. S, and Priyenka devi. K.S, “Effluent Treatment in Tannery Industries- a Feasibility study”, Proceeding of Indian Chemical Engineering Congress, Bangalore, CHEMCON 11, 27th to 9th December, 2011.

70.    K. Saravanan, Sivakumr.A, Navaneethakrishnan.P, and Berin Baluchandar.G, “Productivity and Production Analysis in Fabric Manufacturing Industry- A Robust design frame work for improvement”, Proceeding of the Annual International Conference on Material Science, Metal & Manufacturing, Singapore, 12th to 13th December, 2011.

71.    K. Saravanan, and Sathish.T, “Hydrodynamic Studies on liquid solid semi fluidized bed”, International conference on Bio-ICBI-2012, Organized by Vivekanandha College of Engineering for Women, Namakkalm 9th to 10th March, 2012.

72.    K. Saravanan, and Beevi Fathima.M.T, “Studies on Hydrodynamic Characteristics of Airlift Reactor for Newtonian Fluid”, International conference on Bio-ICBI-2012, Organized by Vivekanandha College of Engineering for Women, Namakkal, 9th to 10th March, 2012.

73.    K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar. A, “An Approach to Integrate and Control The Performance Of Textile Industry”, Dept of Mech Engg, SBMS, KEC, Perundurai, 29th to 30th, April 2011.

74.    K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A., “Improvement  Of Quality And Productivity Using TPM And Simulation Approach In Failure Textile Industry, Dept of Mech Engg, Kalasingam University, Krishnan kovil, 24th to 26th March, 2011.

75.    K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar. A, “Productivity and Production Analysis in Fabric Manufacturing Industry: A Robust design framework for improvement”, Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF).,Fort Canning, Singapore, 12th to 13th December, 2011.

76.    K. Saravanan, and Sivakumar.A, “A multivariate analysis in break even and total productivity measures a management perspective in Textile Industry”, The 12th international consortium of students in management Research, IISC, Bangalore, 16th to 17th November, 2012.

77.    K. Saravanan, N. Sangeetha, V.Abirami, and C.Saranya, “Bioreduction of reactive dye by native bacterial strains isolated from textile dye contaminated soil”, Proceedings of 65th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON - 2012 International Conference on Sustainable Technologies for Energy and Environment in Process Industries and Indo-US Joint International Conference on Energy and environment, NIT, Jalandhar, 25th to 27th,December, 2012.

78.    K. Saravanan, Deepa Priya.N, and Subramanian.N, “Drying of Food Grains using Circulating Fluidized bed”, 3 rd international conference on Food Technology Food Processing Technologies- challenges & solution for sustainable Food Security Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur, 4th to 5th,January, 2013.

79.    K. Saravanan, and Lakshmanan.N, “Root cause analysis of compressor ball bearing” in Seminar on “How to do PhD at International standards & Science (SGETS), International Interdisciplinary Research”, Organized by Society of Green Engineering, Technology(SGETS), 3rd August, 2013.

80.    K. Saravanan, Deepika.J, Gengadevi.R, and Balasubramanian.N, “Effluent treatment of Tannery industries: optimization of experimental data using RSM”, International Conference on Recent Advances in Engineering Sciences, Organized by M.S.Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Banglore, 4th to 5th September, 2014.

81.    K. Saravanan, Deepika.J, and Gengadevi.R, “Studies on Hydrodynamic behavior of External loop Air lift Reactor for Two Phase System”, International Conference on Technology Development on Agriculture, Energy and Environmental Engineering for Green World, Vivekanandha College of Engineering for Women, Nammakal, 23rd to 24th February, 2015.

82.    K. Saravanan, and Sivagurunathan. G, “PID Controller Parameter Optimization for a Non Linear Spherical Tank System Using an Improved Particle Swam Optimization Technique”, IEEE Sponsored 2nd International Conference on Innovations in Information Embedded and Communication systems (ICIIECS’2015), 26th to 27th, February, 2015.

83.    K. Saravanan, Rampradheep. G. S Dr. Sivaraja. M, Arunkumar. N Gopinatth. M, Dhanasekaran .M, and Saranya. R, “Development of Self-Compacting Green Concrete Incorporated with Poly-Ethylene Glycol and Potable Water Treatment Sludge as an effective Self-Curing Agent for Sustainable Construction”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,68th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2015, Guwahati Regional Centre, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, IIT,Guwahati, 27th to 30th December, 2015.

84.    K. Saravanan, Subramanian. N, and Dr. Senthilkumar. S, “Studies on Drying Characteristics Food Grains using Circulating Fluidized bed”, 6th International Chemical and Environmental Engineering Conference (ICEEC-2015) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 27th to 29th December, 2015.

85.    K. Saravanan, and Pradeep Gerald. B, “Enhancement of Extraction of Gold from Rock Minerals”, 5th International Conference on Technology Development on Agriculture, Energy and Environmental Engineering for Green World, Vivekananda College of Engineering, Namakal, 18th to 19th February, 2016.

86.    K. Saravanan, Vijayashanthy. S, and Rampradheep. G. S, “Effective Biotechnological Treatment Of RO Reject At Common Effluent Treatment Plant, Perundurai”,   Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,69th Annual Session of Indian, Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

87.    K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya. N, “Hydrodynamics And CFD Modeling Of Food Materials Using Circulating Fluidized Bed”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,69th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

88.    K. Saravanan, and Kalaivani. K, “Experimental Investigation On Hydrodynamic Behavior Of Liquid-Solid Semi-Fluidized Bed With And Without Mixing Elements”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress, 69th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

89.    K. Saravanan, and Revathi.D, “Static Mixer I: Pressure Drop Studies Of Non-Newtonian Fluids In Food Industry”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,69th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

90.    K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya.N, “Studies On Hydrodynamics Of Stirred Fluidized Bed”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,69th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

91.    K. Saravanan, and Deepapriya.N, “Energy Efficient Exchanger For Effective Operation”,  Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,69th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

92.    K. Saravanan, and Gomadurai.C, “Pneumatic cooling of non-volatile liquids using air-inducing impellers”, Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,69th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers CHEMCON 2016(Chennai Regional Centre), 27th to 30th December, 2016.

93.K.Saravanan.,D.Revathi,"Motionless Mixer: Hyrodynamic Aspects of mixing of Non-Newtonian Fluids,5th internatiional Conference on contempoary issues in Agriculture,Information Technology and Life Sciences,Srilanka,May11-15,2017.

94.K.Saravanan., G.Mugaishudeen.,S.Pranav" A Novel method for the Recovery and Reuse of Sodium Chloride from Evaporator Reject Generated Textile Common Effluent Treatment Plant, International Conference on Energy,Enviornmrnt and Industrial Safety,AC Tech, Chennai, Feb 21-22,2018.


Books Published
        1.Saravanan K. and Ramesh Ram.P.L., " Application of Chemical Engineering for Utilization of Natural Resources" (Book                  chapter.,pp439-444), New Age International, New Delhi,2001.
        2.Saravanan.K.,Ramachandran.S. and Baskar, R "Principles of Environmental Science and Engineering" (ISBN NO:                           978-81-224-1584-1)New Age International, New Delhi,2004

 


Funded Research Projects
S.No Title of the Project Name of the Funding Agency
1
 2
3
4
5
6
   
New Adsorbent for Color Removal from Textile and Dyeing Effluent
Development and Demonstration of Bio-Technology for Tannery Treatment
   
Up gradation of Heat Transfer Lab facilities -Installation of Plate Type Heat Ex changer
Studies on Enzymatic Pre treatment on Extraction Efficiency of Curcumin
   
Lead Biosorption by self Immobilized Rhizop  using  Nigricans Pellets in CSTR
Up gradation of Process Control Lab by installation of Non-linear pH Control

TNSCST
MoEF,New Delhi
AICTE,New Delhi
UGC,New Delhi
AICTE, New Delhi
AICTE, New Delhi



Consultancy Projects
S.No Title of the Project Name of the Company
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
Design, fabrication and commissioning of water purification plant     
Design, fabrication and commissioning of effluent Treatment Plant 
 
Design, fabrication and commissioning of effluent Treatment Plant
Design, fabrication and commissioning of effluent Treatment Plant
Design, fabrication and commissioning of effluent Treatment Plant
Design, fabrication and commissioning of Effluent  Treatment Plant
Design, fabrication and commissioning of effluent Treatment Plant

Amudham Food Products, Perundurai
Leads Leather, Erode
EKHM Tanneries, Erode
Selvakumar Dyeing , Erode
DV Brothers Tanneries, Erode
Prism Textiles, SIPCOT, Perundurai   
Karthikeya Paper Boards, Sathyamangalam    
                                                   

PhD Project Guided
 S.No Name of the Scholar Title of the Thesis    Year of Completion\Status
 1 Dr.R.Rajavel Experimental and Numerical studies of a Spiral Plate Heat Exchanger
 2009
 2 Dr.K.K.SivagnanaPabhu Thermophoresis Particle deposition and Chemical Reaction Effects on Non Linear Boundary Layer Flow with Variable Stream Conditions
 2010
 3  Dr.A.VelumaniStudy on Global warming potential due to Municipal solid waste management in Coimbatore City 2010
 4 Dr. D. Devakumar
 Studies on Hydrodynamic Mass Transfer Characteristics of Bubble Column Reactor with and without stirrer.
 2010
 5 Dr.K.Ravichandran Application of Sequential Bioreactor and dual stage Reverse Osmosis in treating textile wash-water     2011 
 6 Dr.M.RameshKumar Studies on treatment of Textile Industry Wastewater through ReverseOosmosis Membrane
 2011 
 7 Dr.B.Meenashipriya Design and Implementation of Polynomial Based Controllers in pH Neutralization System for Effluent Treatment Process 2011 
 8 Dr.R.Ravikumar Studies on Bio Degradation and Decolorization of Distillery Spent wash using fungi and Cyanobacteria 2011 
 9 Dr.S.Krishnamoorthi Studies on Treatment and Reuse of Tannery Waste Water by Embedded System 2011 
 10 Dr.N.Sundaramoorthy Experimental Investigation on Hydrodynamic, Suspension and Mixing time Characteristics of Jet Mixer
2012
 11 Dr.K.SundaraVadivu An Empirical study and Design of a Robust framework for Productivity improvement in Textile fabric Processing Industries 2013
 12 Dr.A.Sivakumar Studies on Fractional Order Control System
 2013
 13 Dr.R.Perumal Experimental and Numerical studies of a Jet Agitated-tank 2013
 14 Dr.N.Sangeetha Studies on Biosorption and Photocatalytic Degradation of Textile dyes using Silver Nano Particles 2014
 15 Dr.K.Ravishankar Batch fermentation studies on alkaline Protease production using synthetic & complex media by newly isolated Bacillus Subtilis AKRS3 2014
 16 Dr.G.Sivagurunathan Design and Implementation of Heuristic Algorithms based Controller for a Non-linear Process
 2015
 17 Dr.G.P.Sathish Environmental Planning and Landscaping of Protected area (Gulf of Mannar)
 2015
 18 Dr.N.Prabhakar Studies on Effluent Treatment of Tannery Industries 2015
 19 Dr.N.Lakshmanan Bearing Failure Analysis in Reciprocating Compressor 2015
 20 Dr.C.Gomadurai Studies on  Design of Gas Inducing Reactors 2017                                  
21
 Dr.V.Karthik     Biosorption of Acid Dyes by Non viable Biomass of Trichoderma Harzianum- Kinetics and Optimization Studies
 2018

Funded Programmes Organized (Seminar/Conference/Workshop/FDP/STTP/Other)

S.NoTitle of the ProgrammeName of the Funding Agency
 1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Utilization of Non-Conventional Energy Sources       
Recent Trends Adopted in Domestic and Industrial Effluent Treatment       
Principles of Environmental Engineering and Sciences
Advances in pollution control and abatement
Technology Application for Sustainable Development
Impact of Biochemical Engineering on Mankind -CHEMBIOSIS
Application of Tribological Nano-Fluid for current and Future
A Journey through the evolution of Effluent Treatment in Textile Industries
Recent Practices in Biomedical Waste Management
Recent Developments in Membrane Bio-reactors
TEDA, Chennai   
AICTE, NewDelhi
Anna University, Chennai
IIChE, Kolkata
IIChE, Kolkata
CSIR,New Delhi
CSIR, New Delhi
CSIR,New Delhi
CETP, Perudurai
AICTE,New Delhi

Awards and Achievement

 S. No
Name of the Award
Awarding Institution
Year
1
SRFUGC1991-95 
2
Best Faculty -
Department of Chemical Engineerinh
 Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
3
 Overall Best Faculty Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai 2006-07
4
 Cognizant (CTS) Best Faculty Award Cognizant, Coimbatore
 2007
 5 Seva Rathna Award for out standing contribution in the field of Waste Water Treatment-2007 Bharathiar Social Cultural Academy, Erode 2007
 6  Approved Energy Auditor Tamilnadu Electricity Board (TNEB) -        
7   
 Best Mentor         Dr.Kalam National Level Award, Chennai    
 2018

Professional Bodies Membership

  • Life member in Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Calcutta - M22737
  • Life member in Institution of Engineers, Calcutta - M135096-04
  • Life member in Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi - LM51666
  • Member in Association of Food Scientists and Technologists, Mysore
  • Member in National Institution for Quality and Reliability - IMCH4620

Outside World Interaction

  • Member, Board of Studies, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Nandha Engineering College, Perundurai, 2016-2018.
  • Member, Board of Studies, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Pavai Engineering College, Namakal 2015-till date.
  • Member, P.G., & PhD Board of Studies, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Adiyaman College of Engineering, Hosur 2014-2018.
  • Member, Board of Studies, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur, 2012.
  • Member, Board of Studies, Dept. of Biotechnology, Bannariamman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, 2008-12.
  • Member, Board of Studies, Faculty of Technology, Anna University, Chennai 2005-2008.
  • Convener, Board of Studies, Chemical and Food Technology, Anna University, Coimbatore-2007- 2008.
  • Chairman, Board of Studies- Chemical, Kongu Engineering College(Autonomous), Perundurai-2007- till date.
  • Member, Board of Studies- Chemical Engineering, Bharathiar University, 1996-2004.
  • Ph. D Examiner - Monash University, Institute of Graduate Research, 2013.

Software Proficiency

  • HTRI
  • DOE
  • ASPEN HYSYS
  • PROSIM1

Industrial Exposure

  • Approved Energy Auditor,  Tamilnadu Electricity Board (TNEB)
  • Plant Engineer, Chemplast, Mettur Dam, January 1991 to October 1991.
  • Design Engineeri, R & D, Bombay Oil Industries, Mumbai, June 1995 to November 1995.

Subjects Handled

  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Chemical Equipment Design-Distillation
  • Fluid Mechanics -Lecture notes - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Heat Transfer - Lecture notes - 12345, Problems
  • Piping Engineering
  • Chemical Process Calculations
  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Process Dynamics, Control and Instrumentation
  • Principles of Environmental Engineering
  • Mixing Technology
  • Fluidization Engineering
  • Scale-Up Methods in Chemical Engineering 
  • Waste Water Treatment - Industrial Effluent Treatment

Other Responsibilities

  • Member - Anti Ragging Committee
  • Incharge - TIES'98