Name N. DEEPA PRIYA


Department CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Qualification MTech

Area of Specialization PROCESS MODELING AND SIMULATION,
COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS,
CHEMICAL ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS,
PETROLEUM REFINING ENGINEERING

Date of Joining KEC 30-05-2013

Experience in (Years) Teaching: 6.2
Industry: -- Others: --

 
Number of Papers Published
National Journals: 4
International Journals: 9
Number of Papers Presented
National Conferences: 10
International Conferences: 3
Number of Books Published
                                                        1 Book Chapter

Contact Details
Email: priyadpn.chem@kongu.edu
Mobile: 8056542401
Office: 04294-226600 Intercom: 447

Journals Published (National)
  1. N.Subramanian, Dr.K.Saravanan and N.Deepa Priya, "Drying Characterisitics of Ragi using Circulating Fluidized Bed",  Research Journal of Chemical Sciences, Vol.3, No.1 pp.67-71 January 2013.
  2. Dr.K.Saravanan, N.Deepa Priya, K.S.Priyenka Devi and Dr.K.Chandramohan, " Drying of Food Materials - A Critical Review", Process and Plant Engineering, Vol.XXXI, No.3 pp.47-55 October - December 2013.
  3. N.Deepa Priya, K.S.Priyenka Devi and Dr.K.Saravanan, " Treatment of Tannery Effluent - An Overview", Process and Plant Engineering, Vol.XXXI, No.3 pp.56-60 October - December 2013.
  4. C.Shri Kannan, K.S.Mohan Kumar, M.Sakeer Hussain, N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Studies on Reuse of Re-refined used Automative Lubricating Oil", Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol.3 No.6 pp.8-14 June 2014.
Journals Published (International)
  1. Natarajan Deepa Priya, Dr.Kaliannan Saravanan, Subbaiyan Manoj Pradeep and Nallusamy Subramanian, "Studies on Hydrodynamics of Food Grains in a Circulating Fluidized Bed", International Journal of Advancements in Research and Technology, Vol.2 No.5 pp.73-76 May 2013.
  2. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Optimization of Design Parameters in Circulating Fluidized Bed for Food Materials using Response Surface Methodology", International Journal of ChemTech Research, Vol.6 No.10 pp.4492-4496 September - October 2014
  3. A.S.Periasamy Manikandan, D.Nesakumar and N.Deepa Priya, "Study of burst strength and deinking efficiency of recycled paper pulp by using enzymatic deinking method", International Journal of Engineering Research - Online, Vol. 5, Issue 1, pp.11-15, Jan-Feb 2017.
  4. N.Deepa Priya, A.S.Periasamy Manikandan, D.Nesakumar and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Thermal design of shell and tube heat exchanger for kerosene-cooling water system using HTRI software", International Journal of Engineering Research - Online, Vol. 5, , Issue 1, pp.173-176, Jan-Feb 2017.
  5. N. Deepa Priya, S.Manoj Pradeep and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Hydrodynamics and CFD modeling of food materials using circulating fluidized bed", International Journal of ChemTech Research, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 276-288, April 2017.
  6. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Review on capacitive deionization : A novel method of water purification", International Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol.1, No.8, pp.232-238, December 2017.
  7. N.Deepa Priya,  Dr.K.Saravanan and R.Akshaya, "Studies on fluidization of sand particles in a three-phase stirred fluidized bed using response surface methodology", Desalination and Water Treatment, Vol.121, pp. 284-290, July 2018.
  8. N.Deepa Priya, Dr.K.Saravanan, Basil Thampi, A,Kesavan and P.Kathirvel, "Mass transfer studies in stirred fluidized bed", American International Journal of Research in Science, Technology, Engineering, Technology and Mathermatics, Special issue of National Conference on Current and Emerging Process Technologies, CONCEPT - 2019,  pp. 37-41, 25 January 2019.
  9. A.S.Periasamy Manikandan, S.Akila and N.Deepa Priya, "Mass transfer performance of Al2O3 nanofluids for CO2 absorption in a wetted wall column", International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology, Vol. 6, Issue 6, pp.1329-1331, June 2019.
Paper Presented in National Conferences
  1. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Optimization of Design Parameters in Circulating Fluidized Bed for Food Materials using Response Surface Methodology", Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering (RACE-2014), Annamalai University, Chidambaram,July 2014
  2. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Reducing Environmental Impacts by using Baggase in Paper Manufacturing", Advances in Food, Chemical and Biotechnology (AFCB - 2K14), Department of Food Technology, Kongu Engineering College, September 2014
  3. N.Deepa Priya and S.Mukesh, "Deinking Technology of Recycled Paper", DBT sponsored conference on Advanced Computational Intelligence for Big Data in Biomedicine and its Applications, Department of Information Technology, Kongu Engineering College,December 2015
  4. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Energy efficient exchanger for effective operation", National conference on Energy, Environment and Ethics E3-2016, Periyar University, Salem, March 2016.
  5. N.Deepa Priya, R.Akshaya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Fluid Dynamics of Gas-Liquid Stirred Fluidized Bed : Prediction of Pressure Drop", National Conference on Emerging Trends in Chemical and Petrochemical Technology (NETCPT 2017), Anna University, Trichy, September 25, 2017, (Secured Second Prize)
  6. R.Akshaya, N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Agitated fluidization of solids using mechanical stirring", National Conference on Current & Emerging Process Technologies - CONCEPT - 2018, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, 09 September 2018.
  7. N.Deepa Priya, V.Sangeetha and G.Nicewin Raja, "Hydrodynamics characteristic of three-phase stirred fluidized bed", National Conference on Biotechnology for sustainable development, HAPTEN - 2018, Arunai Engineering College, Tiruvannamalai, March 16 & 17, 2018.
  8. N.Deepa Priya, Dr.K.Saravanan, Basil Thami, A,Kesavan and P.Kathirvel, "Mass transfer studies in agitated fluidized bed", National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, RACE - 2018, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, September 28 & 29, 2018.
  9. S.Naveen, N.S.Soundharya Dharshini, P.Shunmugakumar and N.Deepa Priya, Dr.K.Saravanan, Basil Thami, A,Kesavan and P.Kathirvel, "Removal of pyridine from aqueous solution using low cost activated carbon derived from agricultural waste materials", National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Engineering, RACE - 2018, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, September 28 & 29, 2018.
  10. N.Deepa Priya, Dr.K.Saravanan, Basil Thampi, A,Kesavan and P.Kathirvel, "Mass transfer studies in stirred fluidized bed", 2nd National Conference on Current and Emerging Process Technologies, CONCEPT - 2019, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, 25 January 2019.
Paper Presented in International Conferences
  1. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Prediction on minimum fluidization velocity in solid-liquid fluidized bed", International Conference of Energy, Environment and Engineering ICEEE-2016, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, March 2016.
  2. N.Deepa Priya and Dr.Saravanan Kaliannan, "Hydrodynamics and CFD modeling of food materials using Circulating Fluidized Bed", Indian Chemical Engineering Congress, The 69th Annual session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, CHEMCON-2016, 27-30 December 2016.
  3. N.Deepa Priya, R.Akshaya and Dr.K.Saravanan, "Studies in fluidization of sand particles in three-phase stirred fluidized bed using response surface methodology", International Conference on Recent Advancements in Chemical, Environmental and Energy Engineering (RACEEE-2018), SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 15-16 Febrauary 2018, (Received BEST PAPER AWARD).


Book Chapters Published

  1. N.Deepa Priya & Dr.K.Saravanan, Biofuels : An Alternate Energy In: Introduction to Energy Engineering. Dr.K.Kumaraguru and Dr.M.Arulmozhi (Editors), ASSVET International Publishers Co., 2018. ISBN : 978-81-932456-8-2.

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

 S.No Title of the Programme Name of the Funding Agency
 1One Day National Seminar on "Recent Developments in Membrane
Bio-Reactors"
 All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Fund Amount : Rs.1,00,000/-

Awards and Acheivement

S.NoName of the award
Organization Year
1 First Rank Holder-
M.Tech Chemical Engineering
Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai
 2013
 2 Best Faculty Award
(Department of Chemical Engineering)
Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai  2014                            
 3 Young Women in Engineering
(Chemical Engineering)
 Venus International Foundation, Chennai.
 2018
  4
 Best Academic Familiar Female Faculty

 South Indian ASDF Awards,
Association of Scientists, Developers and Faculty, Bengaluru.
 2018                              
 
                   
  5
 Best Teacher National Award
 IRDP Group of Journals 2018                                
 6
 Best Young Women Engineer
(Chemical Engineering Division)

 The Institution of Engineers (India)
 2019                         
 
                   

Professional Bodies Membership

  • Indian Institute of Chemical Engineering               - Life Member           
  • Indian Society for Technical Education                   - Life Member
  • Institution of Engineers ( India)                                - Associate Member
  • Association of Scientists, Developers & Faculties - Life Member

Software Proficiency

  • ASPEN PLUS
  • ASPEN HYSYS
  • ANSYS FLUENT
  • HTRI
  • PROSIM
  • DOE

Subjects Handled

  1. Process Modeling and Simulation - Lecture 1 Intro to Aspen Plus & Hysys
  2. Process Thermodynamics - Lecture 1Lecture 2
  3. Petroleum Refinery Engineering - Unit 1  Unit 2
  4. Modern Separation Processes
  5. Computational Fluid Dynamics for Chemical Engineers
  6. Transport Phenomena : Flow through AnnulusEquation of Continuity in Curvilinear Co-ordinates
  7. Energy Management in Chemical Industries
  8. Food Process Engineering and Technology
  9. Oil and Natural Gas Engineering

Other Responsibilities

  • Chemical Engineering Association - Staff Co-ordinator
  • Process Modeling and Simulation - Lab Incharge
  • R & D Cell - Department Co-ordinator
  • Timetable - Department Co-ordinator
  • Faculty Details - Report
  • Class Advisor (III Year - B Section)
  • Deputy Warden - Amaravathi Hostel