Name R.Balasubramani
Department Chemical Engineering

Qualification MTech
Area of Specialization   Energy Technology, Heat and Mass Transfer
Date of Joining KEC 13-12-2006
Experience in (Years) Teaching: 19

Number of Papers Published

International Journals: 5
Number of Papers Presented
National Conferences: 9
International Conferences: 4

Contact Details
Mobile: 9442158068
Office: 04294-226600 Intercom: 425

Journals Published (International)
  1. K.Shanmugam,K.Saravanan,V.Ramamoorthy,R.Balasubramani, "Hydrdynamic Studies in Stirred Bubble Column", Journal of the University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Vol.1, No.43 pp.423-426, 2008.
  2. R.Balasubramani,M.P.Murugesan, "The Effect of Mass flow rate on the enhanced heat exchanger characteristics in a Corrugated Plate type heat exchanger", Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol.1(6), pp.22-26, December 2012.
  3. R.Balasubramani,M.P.Murugesan, "To study the fouling of Corrugated Plate type heat exchanger in the Dairy industry", Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol.2(1), pp.5-10, January 2013.
  4. R.Balasubramani, M.P.Murugesan, "The experimental study on enhanced heat transfer performance in Plate type heat exchanger", Research Journal of Engineering Sciences, Vol.2(2), pp.16-22, February 2013.
  5. R.Balasubramani, C.Gomadurai, S.Vaishnavi, "Application of low temperature solid-liquid equillibrium for the treatment of textile waste water", International  Journal of Advanced Research in Biology, Ecology,Science and Technology (IJARBEST) , Vol.2,  February 2016.
Paper Presented in National Conferences
  1. K.Shanmugam,K.Saravanan,R.Balasubramani, “Hydrodynamic Studies in Stirred Bubble Column” ,20th National Convention of Chemical Engineers,The Institution of Engineers(India),Pune Local Centre ,Sep-2004.
  2. R.Balasubramani, R.Sridhar, " Membrane Bioreactor Technology for Textile waste water Treatment",National Conference on "Advances in Pollution Control and Abatement", Kongu Engineering College, Feb-2007.
  3. R.Balasubramani, G.Selvadhamotharan, "Heat transfer and Fouling studies of a milk-water system using Plate heat exchanger",National Conference on "Advances in Engineering and Technology for Sustainable Future", Kongu Engineering College, 28 March-2015.
  4. C.Gomadurai, S.Vaishnavi and R.Balasubramani (2016), Partial freezing method for recovery and recycle of water from dye effluent, Proceedings of the National conference on Current Scenarios and Future Prospects of Biotechnology in Diverse Sectors, 21.01.2016 to 22.01.2016, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam.
  5. C.Gomadurai, S.Vaishnavi and R.Balasubramani (2016), Application of Low Temperature Solid-Liquid Equilibrium for the Treatment of  Textile Wastewater, Proceedings of the DBT Sponsored National Conference on   Contemporary Trends in Bioenergy and GreenTechnology: Challenges and Opportunities, 25.02.2016 to 26.02.2016, Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology,
  6. C.Gomadurai, S.Vaishnavi and R.Balasubramani (2016), Low temperature partial freezing technique for the treatment and recycle of textile wastewater,  Proceedings of the IOCL Sponsored National Conference on Emerging Trends in Chemical and Petrochemical Technology, 10.03.2016 to 11.03.2016, Anna University, Trichy. Virudhunagar.
  7. R.Balasubramani , C.Gomadurai and S.Vaishnavi "Recovery and recycle wastewater from dye effluent", National Conference on Advances in Chemical and Biotechnology for Sustainable Future (ACBSF - 2016), Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, 31 March 2016
  8. V.Srinivas, K.Chandramohan,R.Balasubramani and P.Shanmugam "Study on Removal of oxides of base metals from  processed Bayer Liquor by Fenton Oxidation", National Conference on Advances in Chemical and Biotechnology for Sustainable Future (ACBSF - 2016), Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, 31 March 2016
  9. K.P.Meena, R.Balasubramani, K.Kannan, P.Shanmugam (2017),Synthesis and Characterization of Mesoporous Catalyst, National Conference on Pollution control strategies in chemical & related industries (PCSCRI-2017), 10-11th March, 2017, S.V.University College of Engineering, Tirupathi.
Paper Presented in International Conferences
  1. K.Shanmugam,K.Saravanan,R.Balasubramani, “Hydrodynamic Studies in Stirred Bubble Column” , International Conference on " Resource Utilisation and Intelligent Systems" -INCRUIS 2006, Kongu Engineering College, Jan-2006.
  2. A.Sivakumar, Dr.K.Saravanan, R.Prabhakaran,R.Balasubramani, "Challenges and Technology Development for Productivity
    improvement in Chemical and Manufacturing Industries" ,
    International Conference on " Advances in Construction ,Manufacturing and Automation Research" -INCACMA 2012, Kongu Engineering College,March 2012.
  3. C.Gomadurai and S.Vaishnavi and R.Balasubramani (2016), Treatment of textile effluent by low temperature partial crystallization technique, Proceedings of the 5th International conference on Technology Development on Agriculture, Energy and Environment Engineering for Green World, 18-19 February 2016, Vivekanandha College of Engineering for Women, Tiruchengode.
  4. R.Balasubramani and Dr.R.Baskar, "Heat Transfer enhancement in Plate Heat Exchanger by reduction of fouling in milk – water system", Indian Chemical Engineering Congress,  The 69th Annual session of Indian Institute  of Chemical Engineers, CHEMCON-2016, 27-30 December 2016. papers
Consultancy Projects:
S.No Title of the Project Name of the Company
1                 Implementation of Reverse Osmosis plant for treatment of Dyeing effluentPrism Textile Process(India) Private         Limited, SIPCOT, Perundurai       
 2     Coffee effluent treatment
 McKinnon India Private Limited,
 3 Report on Red Mud Disposal
 Madras Aluminium Company Limited,
Mettur Dam
 4Fire safety Analysis
 Eastman Exports, Perundurai
Energy audit
 SKM Egg Products Limited, Erode

Testing and report preparation for slag material

 Sree Rengaraj Ispat Industries (P) Ltd., SIPCOT, Perundurai
 7 Testing and report preparation for rotary kiln waste Sree Rengaraj Ispat Industries (P) Ltd., SIPCOT, Perundurai
 8 Testing and report preparation for bag filter dust, fly ash and bed ash Sree Rengaraj Ispat Industries (P) Ltd., SIPCOT, Perundurai
 9 Disposal of Alumina Liquor        
 MALCO Energy Limited, Mettur Dam               
 10     Improvement of boiler house practices and corrosion of boiler chimney Saradhambika Paper & Boards Private Limited, Gobi                            

Professsional Bodies Membership:
            Life Member in Indian Society for Technical Education

Subjects Handled:

    Heat Power Engineering
    Energy Technology
    Chemical Process Utilities
    Modern Separation Process
    Total Quality Management
    Economics and Management for Engineers
    Environmental Impact Assessment
    Professional Ethics and Human Values
    Energy Management in Chemical Industries
    Empolyability skills
    Risk Analysis

Funded Programmes Organized (Seminar/Conference/Workshop/FDP/STTP/Other)
S.No Title of the Programme Name of the Funding Agency
 1Two week ISTE STTP on "Environmental Studies"      

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay under the National Mission on Education through ICT(MHRD)