Dr. S.Kumanan

PROFESSOR ( Higher Administrative Grade)

somasundaram.kumanan@gmail.com ;                                                          kumanan@nitt.edu                                                             

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EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • PhD.Indian Insitute of Technology Madras Chennai 1998-2001

  • Master of Engineering (1987-89) (Manufacturing Technology), (RECT ) National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

  • Bachelor of Production Engineering (1982-86), (RECT) National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Graduate Engineer S.R.V.S. Ltd (1986-1987)

  • Teaching/Research Associate. NITT (1987-1990)

  • Lecturer in Mechanical Engg Karunya. Coimbatore (1990-1991)

  • Lecturer in Production Engg NITT (1991-2001)

  • Assistant Professor in Production Engg NITT (2001-2007)

  • Professor in Production Engineering 2007- present  

 

ADMINISTRATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Associate Dean (Industrial consultancy and Sponsored Research) 15-12-2005 to 1-2-2008

  • Dean (Students Welfare)  2-2-2008 to  5-4-2010

  • Head of the Department of Production Engineering 30-1-2012 to 29-1-2015

RESEARCH DOMAINS

  • Intelligent Systems Engineering
  • Modelling and Simulation of Manufacturing Systems
  • Process Optimization
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Intelligent Energy Management
  • Plant Engineering and E-Maitenance
  • Robot Path Planning
  • Project Management
  • Flexible Tooling and Automated Inspection

Professional Training 

Guest Lectures Delivered 

 

Research Publications  

Journals      

Conferences   

National       :     32

National        : 46

International   :  75

International :  71

Science Citation Index  Journals:  41

                                

                         

ACADEMIC RESEARCH

Phd Guidance : 14

                                                    Sole Superviser 09

                                                    First Superviser 02 

                                                    Co-superviser    03                              

Post Graduate Projects Guided List :                              139

Master Science (By Research) Projects Guided LIst  :   002

Under Graduate Projects Guided List  :                         050

             

     Contact Address

    Professor  HAG in Production Engineering

    National Institute Of Technology Tiruchirappalli INDIA 620015

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