Dr. Godwin Glivin
Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Marian Engineering College, Trivandrum - 695582
Ph: +91-471-2707111 (O)
Email: godwinglivin@gmail.com

Date of Joining MEC: 08 September 2018
Professional Experience: Total 8 Years 7 Months (1.2 Years Industrial and 7.5 Years Teaching)

Educational Profile
  • Ph.D (2018)
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Anna University, Chennai / St Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, India.
  • M.E (2011)
    • Mechanical Engineering - CAD/CAM
    • Anna University, Chennai / Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi, India.
    • First Class
  • B.E (2009)
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Anna University, Chennai / St Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, India.
    • First Class

Courses handled

 
Course
 
UG/PG
 
Times taken
 Engineering Graphics  UG  3
 Engineering Mechanics  UG  3
 Heat and Mass Transfer  UG  1
 Computer Aided Manufacturing  UG  2
 Design of Machine Elements  UG  2
 Automobile Engineering  UG  2
 Robotics  UG  2
 Introduction to Sustainable Engineering  UG  1
 Machine Tools and Digital Manufacturing  UG  1
 Unconventional Machining Process  UG  3
 Environmental Science and Engineering  UG  3
 Energy Conversion Techniques  PG  3
 Bio-Energy Conversion Techniques  PG  3

Professional Bodies
  • SAE, ISHRAE, IEEE

Research Interest
  • Renewable Energy
  • Biomass gasifiers for rural applications
  • Biogas production and applications
  • Eco-friendly and Energy Efficient Technologies 
  • MATLAB – Simulink for Biogas technologies

Research / Journal Reviews
  • Journal of Waste management and energy, Sage publications.
  • Environment progress and sustainability, Taylor and Francis.

Projects / Thesis Guided

UG  Level
  • Design And Fabrication of Biogas Based Dryer;  Jainul Abdeen S, John Berlin A, Mathiazhagan C, Rawoob M ., Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic      college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed April 2015.
  • Biogas as Fuel For Four Stroke Single Cylinder S.I. Engine;  A.S.Sarath, A.Anto Prigo, W.Jabin Shalow,   Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed April 2014.
  • Production And Mechanical Behaviour Characterisation Of Aluminium Lm25 Metal Matrix Composites By Enhanced Stir Casting Method;  Viju A K, Sathish V,      Subash Cross Prasanth A, Vijeyash A ,  Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed April 2013.
PG  Level
  • Studies on Performance Of Natural Fibers on Biogas Enrichment; Paramesh Kumar N, Energy Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college      of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed June 2015. 
  • Feasibility Studies on the Production of Syngas from Methane (CH4) And Engine Exhaust Gas (CO2) By Dry-Reforming; P. Marshal Raj, Energy Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed June 2015. 
  • Experimental Studies on Biogas Based Dryer for Drying Grapes in Rural Areas; Duraisamy R, Energy Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed June 2015.
  • Study on The Production of Biogas From Various Food Waste And Starch ;  Arun Kumar K , Energy Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed June 2014.
  • Selection, Modification And Testing of Biogas Operated Ic Engine; Crushan R , Energy Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed June 2014.  
  • Selection, Modification And Testing of Biogas Operated Generator; Sundaram R.S , Energy Engineering, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, St Xavier’s catholic college of Engineering, Nagercoil, Completed June 2014. 


List of Publications

International Journal
  1. Godwin Glivin, M. Edwin & S. Joseph Sekhar, S 2018, ‘Techno-Economic Studies on the influences of non-uniform feeding in the biogas plants of Educational  Institutions’, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, ISSN: 1944-7450, doi: 10.1002/ep (Impact Factor: 1.672). 
  2. Godwin Glivin & S. Joseph Sekhar, 2017, ‘Studies on the Feasibility of Producing Biogas from Rice Waste’, Romanian Biotechnological Letters, vol. (Impact Factor: 0.412). 
  3. Godwin Glivin & Joseph Sekhar, S 2016, ‘Experimental and Analytical Studies on the Utilization of Biowastes Available in an Educational Institution in India’, Sustainability, vol. 8, pp. 1-9. ISSN: 2071-1050. (Impact Factor: 1.789). 
International Conference
  1. Godwin Glivin & S. Joseph Sekhar, 2017, ‘Techno-Economic Studies on Implementation of Biogas Plant for the Energy Requirement in an Educational Institution’, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Energy Efficient Technologies for Sustainability–ICEETS’18, available in SSRN eLibrary of ELSEVIER https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=3025652.
  2. Godwin Glivin & S. Joseph Sekhar, 2017, ‘Investigation on the Enrichment of Biogas from Biodigesters’, International Conference, MEETCON'17,                                               ISBN: 13978-81-927227-0-2.
  3. Godwin Glivin, N Vasiraja, 2011, ‘Development of Hydrogen Peroxide Based Propellant Systems’, Recent Advances and Challenges in Mechanical Engg (NCOMM -2011).

FDPs / STTPs / Workshops / Conferences

National/International Workshop
1. Participated in the workshop titled "Application of Artificial Intelligence Techniques" –AIT’12 held on 2nd & 3rd of March 2012 at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of          Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
2. Attended a three day National workshop on "Intelligent Manufacturing" (NWIM’12) from 15th to 17th March 2012 at Musaliar College of Engineering & Technology,         Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India.
3. Participated in a Two-week ISTE WORKSHOP on "Computational Fluid Dynamics" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay from 12th to 22nd June, 2012,                 India.
4. Participated in a Two-week ISTE WORKSHOP on "Introduction to Research Methodologies" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay from 25th June to 04th                 July 2012, India.
5. Participated in the International Workshop on “Challenges and Prospectus in Power Generation Systems Using Biomass” held between 27th and 28th July 2012 at VIT                    University, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India.
6. Participated in a Two-day ISTE WORKSHOP on "Akash for Education" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay on 10th  & 11th November, 2012, India.
7. Participated in a Two-week ISTE WORKSHOP on "Engineering Thermodynamics" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay from 11th to 21st December 2012,              India.
8. Participated in a Two-week ISTE WORKSHOP on "Engineering Mechanics" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay from 26th November to 06th                           Decemebr 2013, India.
9. Participated in a Two-week ISTE WORKSHOP on "Fluid Mechanics" conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur from 20th to 30th May, 2014, India.
10. Participated in the International workshop on "Emerging Trends in Energy Research" (ETER’2016) held on 06th April 2016 at University College of Engineering,              Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.

National/International Seminar
        1. Participated in “National Seminar on Frontier techniques in Automotive manufacturing” held on 9th & 10th October 2013 at KCG College of Technology, Chennai,                       Tamilnadu, India.
2. Attended the Two day e-Seminar on "Steps 2 Research organized" by Department of Computer Science, Department of Computer Applications Amal Jothi College of                          Engineering, Kanjirappally in association with ISTE Kerala section and CSI Cochin Chapter on 19th & 20th September 2014.
3. Attended one day seminar on “Recent advances in aerospace and automobile technology” held on 21st March 2015 at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering,                            Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.

Faculty Development Program
1. Participated in one day faculty development program on “Renewable Energy – Ultimate Power of 21st Century – Affordable Right Today” held on 25th September 2012 at             K. Ramakrishna College of Engineering, Trichy, Tamilnadu, India.
2. Participated in a programme on “Alternative Energy Sources” conducted by the Institute of Energy Studies, Anna University, Chennai – 600 025 during March 2013.
3. Attended the awareness program on "Green Building" held on 24th August 2013 at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
4. Attended and successfully completed "UBUNTU DESKTOP COURSE" held on 8th May 2014 at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
5. Participated a faculty development programme on “Learning through management games” conducted by mind games, Coimbatore on 21st August 2015 at St. Xavier’s                        Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
6. Participated in the faculty development programme on "ME 6301 – Engineering Thermodynamics" from 22nd to 28th May 2017 at University College of Engineering,                        Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India

National/International Conference
        1. Participated in "International Conference on Energy Efficient Tecchnologies for Sustainability" (ICEETS’13) held from 10th to 12th April 2013 at St. Xavier’s Catholic                College of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
        2. Participated in "International Conference on Energy Efficient Tecchnologies for Sustainability" (ICEETS’16) held on 7th & 8th April 2016 at St. Xavier’s Catholic College             of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.

Recognition
        1. Acted as a member of Hospitality committee in organizing International Conference on Energy Efficient Tecchnologies for Sustainability held from 10th to 12th April 2013 at 
            St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
        2. Coordinated a Two days National Workshop on “Computational Fluid Dynamics in Mechanical Engineering” (WCFD 2013) held between 28th & 29th, October 2013 at 
            St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
        3. Acted as a member of Transport committee in organizing the INSPIRE Internship Science Camp from 14th July to 18th July 2014 at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of                            Engineering, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
        4. Acted as a Resource person for the workshop on “Computational Fluid Dynamics” held between 5th & 12th August 2015 at at St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering,                Nagercoil, Tamilnadu, India.
        5. Acted as a Resource person for a one week workshop on “Computational Fluid Dynamics” held between 8th & 12th December 2015 at Mar Ephraem College of Engineering &             Technology, Marthandam, India.