Dr. M. Shahul Hameed


Email ID : hameed@nitt.edu (or) hameednit@gmail.com

Phone No. : 0431-2503414

Employment Profile

Job Title Employer From To
Associate Lecturer Crescent Engineering College, Chennai Aug.1988 Aug.1990
Lecturer Sathyabama Engineering College, Chennai June 1992 June 1994
Lecturer S.R.M. Engineering College, Chennai Dec’1994 Dec’1996
Lecturer National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. India Jan’1997 July’2010
Associate Professor National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. India July 2010 Till date

Academic Qualifications (From Highest Degree to High School)

Examination Board / University Year Division/ Grade Subjects
Ph.D. National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. India 2020 Mechanical Engineering
M.E College of Engineering, Guindy (Anna University) 1992 I Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning
B. E A.C.College of Engg.and Technology, Karaikudi. MK University 1987 I Mechanical Engineering

Academic/Administrative Responsibilities within the University

Position Faculty/Department/Centre/Institution From To
Faculty Advisor NIT TRICHY Jan 2020 Sep 2021
Class committee and PAC Chairman NIT TRICHY Aug 2020 Jul 2021

Details of Academic Work:

i) Curriculum Development:

Member Board of Studies for REC/NIT autonomous syllabus. Designed the Syllabus for the subjects – “Refrigeration and Air-conditioning” and “Power Plant Engineering”.

Framed the syllabus for new elective Advanced Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning” for M.E. students.

Developed the Lab Manual for Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Laboratory.

Developed the study material for Basic Mechanical Engineering for three different syllabi.

Developed the study material for Engineering Practice Class.

ii) Courses taught at Postgraduate and Undergraduate levels


  1. Refrigeration and Air-conditioning
  2. Power Plant Engineering
  • Thermodynamics
  1. Thermal Engineering
  2. Engineering Graphics
  3. Basic mechanical Engineering
  • Fluids and Thermal Engineering


Advanced Refrigeration and Air-conditioning

iii) Projects guided at Postgraduate level.

Various Projects in the field of R&AC, Safety and Nano technology field.

Title Student Name Year
Thermal Management of Electronics Packaging by Thin Film Heat Spreaders Kulkarni Sanjay Shamsunder 2017
Investigation on the Effect of Rectangular Grooves and CNT Coating on Condensation Heat Transfer Ravat Brijesh Bharatbhai 2017
Performance Investigation of a Lab Scale Latent Heat Storage Prototype Using Sugar Alcohol as Phase Change Material Dharmendra Kumar 2017
Experimental Investigation of Nano Enhanced PCM Based Thermal Interface Material Ramech.B 2017
Thermal Management of Electronics Package by Nano Enhanced Thermal Interface Material Ramech.B 2016
Measurement of Light Transmittance of Nanofluid Based Solar Thermal Energy System Ajin Ghose K. K 2015
Experimental Study on Solar Driven Hybrid Generation System with Enhanced Heat Transfer by Nanofluid Ajin Ghose K. K 2014
Experimental Study on Heat Transfer Characteristics of Al2O3-CNT Nanofluid in a Tube Fitted with Flute insert Jineesh 2015
Experimental Study on Heat Transfer Characteristics of Al2O3-CNT Nanofluid in a Tube Fitted with Conical Strip Insert Jineesh 2014
Experimental Study on Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of Al2O3-CNT Hybrid Nanofluid Harikrishnan S 2014
Experimental Study on Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of Al2O3/Water Nanofluid in Plain Tube with Helical Screw Tape Inserts Harikrishnan S 2013
Experimental Investigation for Three-Dimensional Cooling of PCM- Based Heat Sink with Different Internal Fins Srikanth Salyan 2013
Heat Transfer Enhancement for Electronic Liquid Cooling System with Rotating Metal Inserts Srikanth Salyan 2012
Experimental Investigation on Flow Boiling Heat Transfer Characteristics in Microchannel with Diamond and CNT Coating Over Copper Heatsink. Aravind.S 2013
Experimental Study on Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics Using Al2O3-Dowtherm Oil Nanofluid in a Circular Tube Fitted with Helical Screw Tape Insert Aravind.S 2012
Design of Non-Linear Model for Prediction of Transformer Oil Residual Operating Time Using ANN Minhaj Ahmed Ansari 2015

iv) Other contribution(s)

Prepared Video Cassette for Engineering Practice for I year B.E.

Participation in Workshops/ Symposia/ Conferences/ Colloquia /Seminars/ Schools etc. (mentioning the role)

  1. Participated in the “Train the Trainer program on TEAM BUILDING” Conducted by the ISTE and Canada India Institutional Cooperation Project (CIICP) at TTTI Chennai from 11th to 13th April’1996.
  2. Attended an AICTE-ISTE sponsored Summer School of 1-week duration on “Industry Institute Partnership” organized by REC Trichy during the period 10-15 th March’1997.
  3. Attended STTP of 2 weeks duration sponsored by AICTE- ISTE on “Low polluting fuels for Automobiles “organized by Annamalai University during the period 10-21 June ‘2002.
  4. Attended STTP of 2 weeks duration sponsored by AICTE- ISTE on “Sustainable industrial growth- A solution for cleaner environment “organized by NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, Karnataka during the period 19-31 August ‘2002.
  5. Attended STTP of 2 weeks duration sponsored by AICTE- ISTE on “Recent trends in Modeling and Analysis of Manufacturing systems” organized by NIT Trichy during 16-27 December, 2002.
  6. Attended One day workshop on “Advanced Refrigeration System” on 9th Jan’ 2004 at IIT Madras.
  7. Attended one-week ISTE sponsored STTP on “Advances in Solar Energy Technologies” at Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad in Dec’2006.
  8. Attended Short Term Training programme on “Recent Trends in IC engine Testing and Analysis” at NIT Trichy during 2007.
  9. Attended ISTE workshop during 29th Nov-10th Dec 2011, on Heat Transfer conducted by IIT Mumbai at remote centre in NIT Trichy.
  10. Attended ISTE workshop during 11th Dec- 21st Dec 2012, on Engineering Thermodynamics conducted by IIT Bombay. at remote centre in NIT Trichy.

Workshops/ Symposia/ Conferences/ Colloquia/Seminars Organized (as Chairman/ Organizing Secretary/ Convenor / Co-Conenor)

Title of Activity Level of Event (International/ National/ Local) Date (s) Role Venue
International Mechanical Engineering Congress 2019 International 29.11.2019 To 01.12.2019 Secretary NIT, Trichy

Membership of Learned Societies

Type of Membership (Ordinary Member/ Honorary Member / Life Member) Organization Membership No. with date
Life Indian Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers. (ISHRAE)
Life Indian society of Technical education (ISTE).

Academic Foreign Visits

Country Duration of Visit Programme
Singapore September 16-18 2011 Int.Conference on Manufacturing science and technology.


  • Refereed Research Journals:

Author(s) Title of Paper Journal Volume (No.) Page numbers Year Impact Factor of the Journal (Optional)
M. Shahul Hameed, S.P.Sivapirakasam, K.R.Balasubramanian, R.Nagalakshmi Investigations on fume formation rate in shielded metal arc welding process using different electrodes Advanced Materials Research Vols. 383-390 4672-4677 2012
S. Suresh, K.P.Venkatesh, M.Shahul Hameed, J.Sarangan Turbulent heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of dilute water based Al2O3-Cu hybrid nanofluids Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, 14(3) 2563-2572. 2014 1.28
Hameed, M.S. and Suresh, S., Convective Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of Al2O3-CNT/Water Hybrid Nanofluid in Straight Circular Tube Under Turbulent Flow. Journal of Nanofluids, 6(4), 743-750. 2017 1.739
M.Shahul Hameed, S.Suresh, Rajive kumar singh Comparative study of heat transfer and friction characteristics of water-based Alumina–copper and Alumina–CNT hybrid nanofluids in laminar flow through pipes Journal of thermal analysis and calorimetry 136 (1) 243-253 2019 4.626

Contact Address

Department Of Mechanical Engineering,
National Institute of Technology,
Tiruchirappalli - 620015
Phone: 0431 - 2503414
No.14, 7th Street,
NIT Quarters,
National Institute of Technology,
Tiruchirappalli - 620015
Phone: 2502075
Last Modified: Nov 2022