Dr. S. Senthilraja

Dr. S. Senthilraja

Assistant Professor (O. G)
Phone: 044-27411952 / 1953 / 1954 / 1955
Area: Mechatronics Engineering
Email: senthilraja.s@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in
Affiliation: Department of Mechatronics Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University).   

Education

Ph.D IC Engine Anna University, 2017
M. E. Mechatronics Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University, 2006
B. E. Kongu Engineering College Erode Bharathiyar University, 2001

Other Details:

Courses

  • Fluid power systems
  • Fundamentals of Thermodynamics

Research Interests

  • Heat transfer in Nanofluids
  • Smart actuator

Selected Publications 

  • Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R, “Nanofluid applications in future automobiles: the comprehensive review of existing data”, NANO-MICRO Letters, (2010), Vol. 2, No. 4 PP. 306-310.
  • Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R,” Experimental investigation of heat transfer coefficient of CuO/Water nanofluid in double pipe heat exchanger with or without electric field”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology (IJET), (2014) Vol 6 No 1, PP 460-466.
  • Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R,” Experimental investigation of Heat transfer performance of different nanofluids using automobile radiator”, Applied Mechanics and Materials (2015), Vol. 787, pp 212-216 Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R,” Study of forced convection heat transfer of different nanofluids in the radiator cooling system”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, (2015), Vol. 10 No.21, pp.20421-20424  [SNIP – 0.256]
  • Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R,” A comparative study on Thermal Conductivity of Al2O3/Water, CuO/Water And Al2O3 – CuO/Water Nanofluids, Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures, October- December 2015, Vol.10, No. 4, p. 1449 – 1458 [IF – 0.756]
  • Senthilraja S, Gangadevi R, Thirugnanam M, “Design and fabrication of three-axis robot for material handling in chemical industries”, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, October - December 2016, Volume 9 Issue 4, P. 2700 –2702
  • Gangadevi R, Vinayagam B K, Senthilraja S, “Experimental Investigation on Exhaust Gas Emission (CO and CO2) Reduction in Automobile System”, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, October - December 2016, Volume 9 Issue 4, PP. 2717 – 2719
  • Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R,” Preparation and Comparative study of effects of Sonication time and Temperature on thermal conductivity of Al2O3/Water and CuO/Water Nanofluids”, Journal of Advances in chemistry, (2016)Vol. 12, No 11, pp. 4536-4542.
  • Gangadevi R Vinayagam BK, Senthilraja S, “Experimental Investigations of Solar Assisted Airconditioning System using Al2O3/ Water Nanofluid”, International Journal of control theory and its applications, (2016), Vol. 14 Issue 9, PP. 6839-6845,
  • Senthilraja S, Vijayakumar KCK, Gangadevi R, Effects Of Specific Fuel Consumption and Exhaust Emissions of Four Stroke Diesel Engine with CuO/Water Nanofluid as a coolant, Achieves of Mechanical Engineering, (2017)Vol.XIV, No. 1, PP. 111-121 [SNIP – 0.453]

Details of publication in International Conferences

  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Study the influence of sonication time and temperature on viscosity of Al2O3 – CuO/water nanofluid”, in International Conference on Recent Advances in Material Chemistry (ICRAMC-2017) held on 15th and 16th February 2017 at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Chennai.
  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Effects of sonication time on thermal conductivity of CuO/water and Al2O3/water nanofluids with and without surfactant”, in International conference on Recent Advances in Material Chemistry (ICRAMC-2017) held on 15th and 16th February 2017 at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Chennai.
  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Application of nanotechnology in hybrid photovoltaic/thermal collector system”, in International Conference on Recent Advances in Material Chemistry (ICRAMC-2017) held on 15th and 16th February 2017 at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Chennai
  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Embedded based adaptive cruise control system in automobile”, in International Conference on Innovative Ideas in Mechatronics held on 30th March 2011 at Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore.
  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Analysis of Heat transfer coefficient of CuO/water nanofluids using double pipe heat exchanger”, in International conference on Advances in Mechanical, Automobile, and Aerospace Engineering (AMAAE-2013) held on 21st and 22nd September 2013 at Jawaharlal Nehru University, NewDelhi.
  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Experimental investigation of PV/T solar collector using Al2O3/water nanofluid”, in International Conference on Frontiers in Automobile and Mechanical Engineering (FAME 2016) held on 7th and 9th July 2016 at Sathyabama University, Chennai Participated and presented a paper entitled “Study the influence of sonication time
  • and temperature on viscosity of Al2O3 – CuO/water nanofluid”, in International Conference on Recent Advances in Material Chemistry (ICRAMC-2017) held on 15th and 16th February 2017 at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Chennai
  • Participated and presented a paper entitled “Effects of sonication time on thermal conductivity of CuO/water and Al2O3/water nanofluids with and without surfactant”, in International Conference on Recent Advances in Material Chemistry (ICRAMC-2017) held on 15th and 16th February 2017 at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Chennai.

Workshops/Faculty Development Programs Attended:

  • Participated Faculty development program on “Intellectual property rights and innovations” conducted at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur, during Jan 2017.
  • Participated in faculty development program on “Insights into research” conducted at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), during June 2017.  
  • Attended a workshop on “Preparation and publication of research articles in International Journals”, Kavery College of Engineering, on 28th March 2013.
  • Participated in the workshop on “Intelligent Optimization Techniques for Manufacturing”, held on 26-27th Nov. 2010.at Kongu Engineering College, Erode.
  • Participated in the workshop on “Eco-Friendly Automated Vehicles powering the green revolution”, held on 26 and 27th August 2010 at K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode,
  • Participated in the workshop on “Applications of Tribological Nano-Fluids for Current and Future”, held on 27 and 28th March 2012.0 at Kongu Engineering College, Erode.
  • Participated in the workshop on “Preparation and publication of research articles in International Journals”, held on 28th March 2013 at The Kavery College of Engineering, Mecheri, Salem.
  • Faculty development program on “Intellectual property rights and innovations” held on 6th January at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Chennai. 

Seminars/Workshop Organized:

  • Emerging Applications of Nanofluids in Mechanical Engineering, 15-16,2011, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Rs. 30,000/-
  • Applications of Nanocomposites in Aerospace and defence industry, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Rs. 40,000/-

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor (O.G) in SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) from July 2012 to till date
  • Lecturer at K. S. Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode, from 2010 to 2012
  • Lecturer in Kongu Engineering College, Erode from 2006 to 2007.

Memberships:

  • International Association of Engineers – IAENG; 2016
  • Indian Science Congress Association – ISCA; 2011