Balamurugan-SRMist
 

Mr. S. Balamurugan

Assistant Professor (Sr.G)
Area: Bio mechanics, Thermal spray coating, Robotics and FEM.
Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University).
E-mail: balamurs3@srmist.edu.in

Education

M.E. Engineering Design Sathyabama University, Chennai, 2002
M.L.M Labor Management Kamaraj University, India, 2000
B.E. Mechanical Engineering Madurai University, India 1997

Other Details:

Courses

  • Engineering Graphics
  • Robotics
  • Design of Transmission Elements
  • Finite Element Method
  • CAD and Analysis and Integrated product design and Development.

Research Interests

  • CAD, Design and Robotics.

Selected Publications

  • With  S.Vignesh shanmugam. “Design and development of helmet to enhance human comfort and safety using FEA," AIP Conference Proceedings 2311, 050018 (2020)
  • With  P. Susai Manickam. " Lumbar Discography: Study of Biomechanical Changes in the L1-L2 Intervertebral Disc of the Human Lumbar Spine Using Finite Element Methods," Trends in Mechanical and Biomedical Design. Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, Singapore. Aug 2020.
  • With   S Vidhya Kamala Lakshmi." Optimization of shopping product strategy using automatic billing and machine learning enabled smart trolley," 2020 IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 912 062008
  • With  Dr. Shantanu Patil." A biomechanical study on post-scoliotic deformity correction," 2020 IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 912 022020
  • With  P.Susai Manickam. “A study of cervical spine morphology variation influence in loading and range of motions using finite element analysis ," 2020 IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 912 022002
  • With  P.Susai Manickam. “Influence of loading in cervical spine motion segment and stress distribution ," 2020 IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 912 022051
  • With  Ravi Teja. “an analysis of slipping and skidding in wheel terrain interactions of mobile robot," International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, Vol 9, I 2, B 895-E 905
  • With  P.Susai Manickam. “ Design and manufacturing of a sliding table for a six axis spine testing machine," International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol 118, I Special Issue 20B, B 815-E 819
  • With  P.Susai Manickam. “A biomechanical study on lumbar spine segment of L1 and L2 for a healthy bone using finite element method," International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol 118, I Special Issue 20B, B 821-E 827
  • With Pushpakumaran, S." Stress distribution analysis of intact and implant model of humerus," International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and TechnologyVolume 8, Issue 6, 2017, Pages 44-50
  • With  Kaarthick, B.N.G.B.." Design and fabrication of mini flexible trunk like manipulator," Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Volume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 2587-2590
  • With  Nair, V., Kaarthick Babu, N.G.B.,Vignesh Shanmugam, S.." Optimised design of injection mold for a cover plate component simulation to predict defects in castings," Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical SciencesVolume 9, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 2640-2643

Papers Presented

Conference

  • International - Advancement in Polymeric Materials 2013 (APM 2013), CIPET, Lucknow. “ Modeling and Analysis of Aircraft   Rudder”  Paper No – 233 and Page No – 337
  • National - Optimization Techniques in Engineering Sciences and Technologies (OPTEST- 2013) ,BA Institute of Technology –Sathyamangalam.“ Modeling and analysis of Heat Transfer through Fins in compressor cylinder” Paper No – 27 and Page No – 351
  • National - Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering” –RAME, Quantum School of Technology, Roorkee. “Simulation of Electric arc erosion in a circuit breaker using moving mesh”.-Page no 131-135

Work in Progress

  • Accomplished with National Instructional Media Institute (NIMI) by the Govt. of India under the Ministry of Labour with the assistance of  Deutsche Gesellschaft Fuer Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and developed question banks for National vocational Training. Also this is translated in German.”

Technical Accomplishments

  • Program Co –coordinator - Kellogg’s Employee Industrial Readiness Program “ShubhArambh”@ SRM University14.11.14 to 04.02.2016 (Total batches-5 ) – Responsibilities – Material preparation , Time table and arrangement.
  • Ford Employee training program @ SRM University – Responsibilities – Material preparation and subject handling .
  • Design and Analysis of a Multi–Row Rotary Weeder.”  3-D modeling of a weeder using PRO-E and analysis using ANSYS.  Integrated FEA was utilized in the design and product development.
  • “Material Handling Trolley.”  Design and modeling of a trolley used to carry large vessels of various sizes using Pro/E 2000i and analysis using ANSYS to optimize weight, material and cost.
  • “Blade Analysis of a Vegetable Transplanter.”  Structural analysis, simulation and deformation of the blade in a transplanter using ANSYS.
  • “Identifying Tools Requirements of a Yearly Plan.”  A dynamic project was carried out supporting the design and manufacture of plant equipment, specifically, pressure vessels and boilers.
  • “Signal Guidance Systems.”  Award winning project involved the design of complex electrical circuits for automobiles.

Academic Experiences

  • Assistant Professor ( Sr.G), SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur, Chennai (Aug.2010 – Till date)
  • Chief Placement officer and Assistant Professor, Pallavan College of Engineering, Kancheepuram (Jun.2008 – Jul.2010)
  • Lecturer, Sathyabama University, Chennai (Jan. 2003 – Oct. 2006)

Other Professional Experiences

  • Mechanical Design Engineer, BPM Microsystems, Houston, USA (Dec. 2006 – Mar.2008)
  • Unit Manager, Mari Agricultural Inc., India (Aug. 1997 – Jun 2001)

Achievements and Awards:

  • Accomplished with National Instructional Media Institute (NIMI) by the Govt. of India under the Ministry of Labour with the assistance of  Deutsche Gesellschaft Fuer Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and developed   both Trade theory and practical  books  and question banks for National vocational Training. Also this is translated in German. – year 2010
  • Completed Pro/ Engineer Advanced level training, Topics involved Assembly, Drawing, Cable and Generic models trained by Parametric Technology Corporation, USA.
  • Certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV) Internal Auditors Training ISO 9001:2000
  • Topics included Auditing Principles, Requirements, Techniques, Planning and Execution, Reporting and Corrective Actions.
  • Certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV) Documentation Requirement ISO 9001: 2000
  • Topics included Underlying Philosophy, Principles and Concepts of ISO 9001: 2000, Process Approach, Documentation Framework, Implementation Issues and Document Adequacy.
  • Assisted a training program sponsored by AICTE – ISTE on Latest Trends in Manufacturing for Global Competitiveness, SIST, Chennai, India.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Barathraj R K

Assistant Professor(O.G)
Area: Thermal and Fluid Engineering
Mail: barathrk@srmist.edu.in
Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University).

Education

M.E.

Thermal Engineering

Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, Anna University, 2014

B.E.

Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology, Pollachi, Anna University, 2012

Other Details:

Course

  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Applied Thermal Engineering
  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Thermal Power Systems
  • IC Engines
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

Research Interests

  • Heat transfer analysis
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

Selected Publications

  • Barathraj R K, Joji Johnson, Dinesh S, “Experimental Investigation on Performance and Emission Characteristics of CI Engine Fuelled with Castor Oil and Ethanol Blended Diesel”, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Special issue – 2, February 2017
  • Barathraj R K, Kalimuthu S, SarathBabu N, Ayyappan S. " Fabrication, Performance and Emission Analysis of a LHR Diesel Engine ", International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, November - Vol. 3 - Issue 11, 2014

Papers Presented

  • Presented a paper on the title, “Phenomena of brake specific fuel consumption and volumetric efficiency in CI engine by modified intake runner length”, at International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME – 2018) at SRM IST
  • Presented a paper on, “Performance Analysis of an After Cooler Used In High Power Engine Using CFD”, and “Performance Analysis of a Copper Radiator Using CFD” at International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Management (ICAEM) – 2014

Working Papers

  • Performance analysis of radiators using CFD

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor (O.G), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) since August 2014
  • Teaching Assistant at Government College of Technology, Coimbatore during the academic year 2012-2014

Workshops /Seminars/FDPs:

  • Committee member, Second International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering ICAME 2018, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, 22-24 March 2018.
  • Attended a one day Faculty Development Program on Research perspectives in IC Engines at SRM Institute of Science and Technology on 6th December 2017
  • Attended a one day Faculty Development Program on Intellectual Property Rights and Industrial Applications at SRM Institute of Science and Technology on 08th November 2017.
  • Attended a one day workshop on Recent trends in Renewable Energy Sources at SRM Institute of Science and Technology conducted on 21st July 2017
  • Attended a one day Faculty Development Program on Insights into Research at SRM Institute of Science and Technology on 29th June 2017.
  • Attended a six days Short Term Course on Finite Element Method (FEM 2016) at SRM Institute of Science and Technology during December 2016.
  • Completed a short term course on Distributed Multimode Renewable System (DMRES-2016) at National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha during 11th May 2016 to 15th May 2016
  • Attended a one day International Workshop on Preparation of Technical Articles & Research Proposals at University College of Engineering – Villupuram, Anna University Chennai on 04th January 2016.
  • Attended a one day Faculty Development Program on Intellectual Property Rights and Innovations at SRM Institute of Science and Technology on 06th January 2016.
  • Completed an online Thermodynamics course (BMWME209X) for Teachers, conducted by IIT Bombay during July to November 2015.
  • Completed a short term training program on Advanced Numerical Methods in Fluid Dynamics during April-17-19, 2015 at National Institute of Technology, Warangal.
  • Attended a two days National level workshop on Divergence of Modern Heat Exchanger Application in Science & Technology on 6th and 7th February 2014 at SNS College of Technology, Coimbatore and Karunya University, Coimbatore.
  • Attended International Conference on Advances in Engineering and Management (ICAEM) – 2014 held at Revo Technologies and Enterprises, Trichy
  • Attended Star Indian Conference 2013, CD-ADAPCO, Bangalore.
  • Attended a three days International conference on Thermal Energy and Environment (INCOTEE 2011) during March 2011 at Kalasalingam University.

Achievements and Awards

  • Gold Medalist in Post Graduate Degree, 2014
  • Received scholarship under Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) during Master’s.
     

 

 

 

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