Department of Mechanical Engineering
 
Marian Engineering College, Trivandrum - 695582

Dr. C. R. Berlin Selva Rex
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Marian Engineering College, TVPM - 695582
Ph: +91-471-2707111 (O)
Email: berlinselva.me@marian.ac.in
 
Date of Joining MEC: 15 June 2016
Professional Experience: Total 15 Years (2 Years Industrial and 13 Years Teaching)

Educational Profile
  • Ph.D (2015)
    • Combustion Kinetics
    • Anna University
  • M.E (2004)
    • Thermal Engineering
    • Anna University
    • First Class
  • B.E (2000)
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • M.S University/ The Indian Engineering College
    • First Class
Courses Handled

CourseUG/PG

ThermodynamicsUG

Fluid MechanicsUG
Thermal EngineeringUG

Heat and Mass TransferUG
New Energy SystemsUG

Non-Destructive TestingUG
Refrigeration and Air ConditioningUG

Propulsion EngineeringUG


Professional Bodies
  • Member, The Combustion Institute 

Research Interest
  • Combustion Kinetics
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Emissions
  • Shock Tube studies
  • Engine Research

Significant Publications
  1. Paper Publications in International Journals

    1.   Simplified Combustion Model for High Temperature Oxidation of Iso-octane.

    (European Journal of Scientific research, Volume: 87, Issue:3, pp.427-436, October  2012) 

    2.   Performance of Diesel Engine Operating with Pongamia Methyl Esters as Bio diesel. 

    (Asian Journal of Scientific Research, 5(3): pp.153-161, 2012)

    3.   Experimental Investigations on a Diesel Engine using Blends of Methyl Esters of Pongamia Oil as the Fuels.

    (European Journal of Scientific research, Volume:72, Issue:2, pp.273-284, March 2012)

    4.   Reaction Pathways in High Temperature Combustion of  Iso-octane.

    (International Journal of Modern Engineering Research, Volume: 2, Issue: I, pp. 21-26, Jan 2012)

    5.   Chemical Mechanism for High Temperature Combustion of  Iso-octane with Emphasis on Soot Formation.

    (International Journal of Advances in Science and Technology, Volume: 3, No: 3, pp. 39-46, September 2011)

    6.   A Reduced Reaction Mechanism for Iso-octane Combustion.

    (International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Volume: 3, No: 5, pp. 4375-4381, May 2011)

    7.   Investigations on Soot Formation Kinetics during High Temperature Combustion of Jet fuels

    (Journal of Emerging Technology in Mechanical Science and Engineering, Volume: 1, No: 2, pp.18-22, August – December 2010
  2. Paper Presentations in Conference

    1.   Analytical Studies on the Oxidation Combustion Kinetics of Jet Fuels.

    (98th Indian Science Congress. The Indian Science Congress Association, Section of Engineering Sciences, Chennai, pp.97-98, January 2011)

    2.   Experimental Investigations of Castor Oil and Mahua Oil as Bio-Diesel on CI Engine.

    (98th Indian Science Congress. The Indian Science Congress Association, Section of Engineering Sciences, Chennai, pp.97, January 2011)

    3.   Investigations on Soot Formation Kinetics During High Temperature Combustion of Jet Fuels.

    (Proceedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering in Collaboration with the University of Sheffield, UK. Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, NI University, Tamil Nadu, pp.359-362, April 2010)

    4.   A Reduced Chemical Kinetic Model for Combustion Simulations for Iso-octane.

    (Proceeding of International Conference on Advances in Materials, Mechanics and Management.  College of Engineering, Trivandrum, Kerala, pp.965-973, January 2010)

    5.   Analytical Investigations on the Oxidation Kinetics of Jet Fuel.

    (Proceeding of International Conference on Advances in Materials, Mechanics and Management.  College of Engineering, Trivandrum, Kerala, pp.875-883, January 2010)