Educational Profile

Sl.No. Course Specialisation Institution Year
1. Ph.D. Some Studies on Application of Acoustic Emission Technique for Evaluation of Machining of Metals, Composites and Ceramics MIT,Anna University 1997
2. M.E. Production Engineering CEG,Anna University 1988
3. B.Tech. Production Technology MIT,Anna University 1984
4. B.Sc., Chemistry Sacred Heart College 1981

Experience

Sl.No. Post Held Period Name of the Organisation/Industry Nature of Duties Other Additional Roles
1. Professor July 2006 to Till date CEG,Anna University Teaching Professor & Head
2. Assistant Professor October 1998 - July 2006 CEG,Anna University Teaching --
3. Sr.Lecturer Sept 1995 - October 1998 CEG,Anna University Teaching --
4. Lecturer September 1989 - September 1995 CEG,Anna University Teaching --
5. Teaching Research Fellow September 1985 - September 1989 CEG,Anna University Teaching --

Major research contributions

  • Metal Cutting
  • Automation
  • Mechatronics(Robotics & Image Processing)
  • Composite Materials and Material Characterisation
  • Nano Materials
  • Supply Chain Management

Research Contributions

Sl no. TITLE Agency Amount Status
1 Investigation on friction stir processing of cast aluminium alloys used in auto mobile industries U.G.C, New Delhi 9.918 Lakhs Completed on 2010
2 Experimental and Numerical studies on formability of friction stir processed AZ31 alloy Naval Research Board DRDO 24.00 Lakhs Completed on 2013
3 HUB for Healthcare Instrumentation Development (NHHID) has sanctioned a sum of RS 25 Lakhs towards research on Rapid Prototyping- Manufacturing Tool for Bio products, for orthopaedics and Dental applications with architecture mimicking natural bone. DST 25.00 Lakhs On-going
4 Directorate of Extramural Research & Intellectual Property Rights (ER&IPR) Sponsored research work on Experimental and Numerical Studies on Twist Exte", funded by Ministry of Defence, DRDO has sanctioned a sum of RS 24.10 Lakhs ER&IPR,DRDO 24.10 Lakhs On-going
5 Design and Development of metal matrix composites(al-si) using friction stir processing", funded by Science and Engineering Research Board,Project Cost sum of RS 39 Lakhs. Science and Engineering Research Board 39.00 Lakhs On-going

Ph.D. Scholars

S.No Name Title Status
1 K. Dhinesh Kumar(2000299707) Methodology for the Implementation of Integrated Automation System. 28-10-2003 Viva Voce completed
2 K. Palanikumar(2001299108) Studies on Machining Characteristics of Glass Fibre Reinforced Polymer composites. 05-10-2004 Viva Voce completed
3 R. Ramakrishnan(2001299704) Studies on parametric influences of CNC Wire EDM Process for machining of AISI O2 Tool Steel and INCONEL 718. 18.08.2005 Viva Voce completed
4 S. Balasivanandha Prabu (2001599118) Characterization Stir Cast Metal Matrix Composite. 20.09.2005 Viva Voce completed
5 N. Arunkumar(2003219104) Optimization Technique for Multi Objective Supplier Selection with Quantity Discounts using Integer Linear Programming and Meta Heuristics. 18.10.2006 Viva Voce completed
6 D.Sathia Narayanan(2001599122) Studies on Magnetorheological fluid applications to machine tools. 08.12.2007 Viva Voce completed
7 S.Ragunathan(2003249109) Development of Reconfigurable Robotic Gripper System for Fabric Materials. 11.02.2008 Viva Voce completed
8 S.Ramesh(2001299109) Experimental Investigation and Analysis in Machining of Titanium Alloy (Ti-6Al-4V). 11.08.2008 Viva Voce completed
9 P.M.M.Subramanya Sarma(2002299108) Modeling and Analysis of Machining Characteristics in Turning GFRP Composites. 18.10.2008 Viva Voce completed
10 V.Elango(2002299106) Studies on surface roughness evaluation using Machine vision. 17.11.2008 -Viva Voce completed
11 J.Prasanna(2001599121) A study on the effect of process parameters in micro-electric discharge machining of Titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-4V). 02.11.2009 -Viva Voce completed
12 R.Vivekananthan(2003219119) Mobile Robot Global Self Localization-An Image Processing Approach 14.10.2011- Viva Voce Completed
13 S. Vijayakumar(2007219109) Studies on Machining characteristics of AL/SIC-MMC Composites. 14.06.2012 - Viva Voce Completed
14 K.S. Badrinathan(2006219709) Tool path optimization for contour milling operation. Comprehension viva-voce completed.Experimental work is in progress
15 K. Thirumavalavan(2007219168) Development of graded micro structure with improved fatigue life by high energy peening operation. Comprehension viva-voce completed. Experimental work is in progress
16 U.Tamilarasan(2912219110) Evaluation of Drilling characteristics for carbon composite laminates using Digital image processing. Comprehension viva-voce completed. Experimental work is in progress
17 Th.T. Balamurugan(101429195) Integration of supplier, Transportation sequence for an assembly line scheduling in a supply chain management system Course work completed
18 Th.R. Selvam(103219725) Design and optimization of composite structure for lathe bed Comprehension viva-voce completed. Experimental work is in progress
19 Th. M. Thiyagu(1014219726) Optimization of cutting conditions during machining of duplex stainless steel using Non-Traditional Techniques Comprehension viva-voce completed. Experimental work is in progress
20 Th. A.J. Jegadeesan(10142119745) Development of an integrated evolutionary model in Manufacturing Comprehension viva-voce completed. Experimental work is in progress
21 Th. D. Samuel Raj(10142119745) Investigation of the critical thrust force for delamination in drilling composite laminates Comprehension viva-voce completed. Experimental work is in progress
22 Th. J. Sudharsan(1214319116) Design and Development of autonomous learning algorithm for humanoid robotic arm Doing course work

M.S. Scholars

S.No Name Title Status
1. M.V.Vignesh M.S(By Research) in, Development of miniature climbing Robot with Minimal Actuator Degree Awarded 2007

International Journals

  • Palanikumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L and Karthikeyan.R, ,"Optimizing machining parameters for minimum surface roughness in turning of GFRP composites using design of experiments", International Journal of Materials Science & Technology Vol.20 No.4, pp.373-378, 2004.
  • Balasivanandha Prabu,S, Karunamoorthy. L and Kandasami,G.S.,"A Finite element Analysis Study of Micromechanical Interfacial Characteristics of Metal Matrix Composites", International Journal of Materials Processing Technology 153-154 , pp 992-997, 2004.
  • Dhinesh Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L and Hubert Roth ,"An Integrating Infrastructure for integrated Automation System Implementation", International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 16, No.2 , pp 182-199, 2004.
  • Palanikumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L and Karthikeyan R,,"Optimal Machining parameter for achieving minimal tool wear in turning of GFRP composites", International Journal of Manufacturing Science and Production, Vol.6 No.3, pp 119-128, 2004.
  • Palanikumar, K and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Optimal machining parameters for achieving minimal surface roughness in turning of GFRP composites", International Journal on Manufacturing Technology and Research Vol. 1 No. 2, pp 5-12,2005.
  • Ragunathan,S and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Gradient Based Algorithm to Optimize The Pick Up points for Handling Limp Materials", Published in the International On-line Journal EE- Publications, May 2005.
  • Dinesh Kumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L, Hubert Roth and Mirnalinee,T.T, ,"Computers in manufacturing: towards successful implementation of integrated automation system, Technovation, An International Journal of Technical Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Elsevier Science Journals Vol25, No.5, pp 477 to 488, 2005.
  • Arunkumar .N, Karunamoorthy .L, Anand .S and Ramesh Babu .T,"Linear approach for solving a piecewise linear vendor selection problem considering quantity discounts by using lexico graphic approach", International journal of advanced manufacturing technology, vol.28, No.11-12, pp. 1254-1260, 2006
  • Ramakrishnan, R and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Multi response optimization of wire EDM operations using robust design of experiments", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol.29, pp 105-112, 2006.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy. L and Karthikeyan.R, ,"Parametric Optimization to Minimize the Surface Roughness on the Machining of GFRP Composites", Journal of Materials Science & Technology, Vol.22, No.1, pp 66-72, (2006).
  • Balasivanandha Prabu,S, Karunamoorthy.L, Kathiresan, S and Mohan,B ,"Influence of stirring speed and stirring time on distribution of cast metal Matrix Composites", International Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol. 171, pp 268-273, 2006.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L and Karthikeyan,R, ,"Mathematical model to predict the surface roughness on the machining of glass fibre reinforced polymer composites", Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol .25 No.4, pp 407-419, 2006.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L and Karthikeyan,R,,"Assessment of factors influencing surface roughness on the machining of glass fiber-reinforced polymer composites", International Journal of Materials and Design 27, pp 862-871, 2006.
  • Ragunathan,S, and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Genetic Algorithm Based Optimal Locations for Handling Fabric Materials in Garment Automation", International Journal of Robotics and Automation, Vol.21, No.4, pp 288-293, 2006.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L and Karthikeyan,R, ,"Multiple Performance Optimization of Machining parameters on the Machining of GFRP Composites using carbide (K10) Tool", International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Vol.21, pp 846-852, 2006.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L and Karthikeyan,R and Latha, B, ,"Optimization of Machining parameters in Turning GFRP Composites using a carbide (K10) Tool Based on the Taguchi Method with Fuzzy Logics", International Journal of Metals and Materials, Vol.12, No.6, pp.483-491, 2006.
  • Ragunathan,S and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Modelling and Dynamic Analysis of Reconfigurable robotic gripper system for handling Fabric materials in garment industries", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems, Vol.5, No.2, pp 233-254, 2006.
  • Arunkumar,N, Karunamoorthy.L,,"An optimization technique for vendor selection with quality discounts using Genetic Algorithm", International Journal of Industrial Engineering, South Tehran, Vol.3, No.4, pp 1-13, 2007.
  • R.Ramakrishnan, L.Karunamoorthy , "Modeling and Multi Response Optimization of Inconel 718 on Machining of CNC WEDM Process", Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol.207, Issues 1-3, pp 343-349, 2008.
  • Sathianarayanan.D, Karunamoorthy.L, Srinivasan.J, Kandasami.G.S. and Palanikumar.K, ,"Chatter Suppression in Boring Operation using Magnetorheological Fluid Damper", International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Process, 23:4, pp 329-335, 2008.
  • Elango. V and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Effect of lighting conditions on surface roughness evaluation by machine vision , an experimental design approach", International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol.37, pp 92-103, 2008.
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, and Palanikumar.K, ,"Surface roughness analysis in machining of Titanium Alloy", International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Vol.23, No.2, pp 174-181, 2008.
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, and Palanikumar,K, ,"Fuzzy modeling and Analysis of machining parameters in machining Titanium alloy", International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Vol.23, No.4, pp 439-447, 2008.
  • Sarma.P.M.M.S., Karunamoorthy.L and Palanikumar.K, ,"Modeling and Analysis of cutting force in turning of GFRP composites by CBN tool", Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, Vol.27, No.7, pp 711-723, 2008.
  • Sarma.P.M.M.S., Karunamoorthy.L and Palanikumar.K, ,"Surface roughness parameters evaluation in machining GFRP composites by PCD tool using Digital Image Processing", Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, (DOI No. 10.1177/0731684408089858), 2008.
  • Balasivanandha Prabu,S and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Micro Structure Based Finite Element Analysis of Failure Prediction in Particle Reinforced Metal Matrix Composite", International Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Vol.207, Issues 1-3, pp53-62, October 2008.
  • Ragunathan,S and Karunamoorthy.L, ,"Modular Reconfigurable Robotic Gripper for Limp Material Handling in Garment Industries", International Journal of Robotics and Automation, Vol.23, No.4, pp 1-7, 2008.
  • Arunkumar.N, Karunamoorthy.L, Amrish A.Lobo,Shenoy, Thamizhvannan.N and Vikram B.Naidu, ,"Multi-objective supplier selection using optimization technique for balancing supply chain", International Journal of Industrial and systems Engineering, Inderscience Publishers, USA, Vol.3, No.6, pp 575-593, 2008.
  • Arunkumar.N, Karunamoorthy.L, and Uma Makeshwaraa.N, ,"Simulated annealing for solving piecewise linear supplier selection problem considering quantity discount", International Journal of Industrial Engineering- Theory, Applciations and Practice, USA, 15(2), 155-165, 2008
  • R.Ramakrishnan, L.Karunamoorthy,,"Performance studies of Wire Electro Discharge Machining (WEDM) of Inconel 718", International Journal of Materials and Product Technology, Vol.35, Nos.1/2, 2009.
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, Senthil Kumar.V.S., and Palanikumar.K,,"Experimental study on machining of Titanium alloy(Ti64) by CVD and PVD coated carbide inserts", International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, Vol.17, No.4,pp 373-385, 2009.
  • Arunkumar.N, Karunamoorthy.L and Prakash.B,,"Cost benefit analysis of toner cartridge remanufacturing in reverse supply chain environment" International Journal of Logistics and supply chain management, Vol.2, No.2, pp 61-70,2010
  • ArunKumar.N., Karunamoorthy.L.,Muthukumar.S" A Method of identifying suitable manufacturing system(cellular) for automotive sector using Analytical Hierarchy Process ",Journal of Industrial and systems Engineering, Vol.5,1,pp.305-319,2011
  • Arunkumar.N, Karunamoorthy.L and Muthukumar.S,"Supplier evaluation and selection for a manufacturing industry using Analytical Hierarchy Process-A case study" International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Inderscience Publishers, USA(Vol.8) No.3 pp346-365, 2011
  • Arunkumar.N, Karunamoorthy.L and Muthukumar.S."Multi Criteria Supplier evaluation and selection using Fuzzy AHP(Alpha cut analysis),A case study International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Inderscience Publishers, USA, Vol.8,No.4, pp.449-479, 2011
  • Vijayakumar.S and Karunamoorthy.L," Modelling and analysis on wear behaviour of aluminium metal matrix composites- A statistical approach " International journal of Tribology- Materials, Surfaces and Interfaces,Vol.5, No.2, pp.65 to 71,2011
  • Vivekananthan .R and Karunamoorthy.L,"A time optimal path planning for trajectory tracking of wheeled molsile robots", Journal of automation, mobile robotics and Intelligent systems, vol.5, No.2, pp. 35-41,2011
  • Vivekananthan .R and Karunamoorthy.L,"Adaptive control of frictional contact models for Nonholonomic Wheeled Mobile Robot", Journal of automation, Mobile Robotics and Intelligent Systems", vol.5, No.4, pp. 30-34, 2011
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, Palani kumar.K.,"Measurement and analysis of surface roughness in turning of aerospace titanium alloy(g15",Journal of Measurement,Vol.45,pp.1266-1276,2012
  • Jegadheeson A.J., Karunamoorthy.L, Arunkumar N., Balaji A. and Rajkamal M."Evolutionary Approach in Process Improvement A case study in Auto electrical Alternator Manufacturing",Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems , DOI: 10.1142/S0219686712500035,Vol.11,1,pp.27-50,2012
  • P.M.M.S.Sarma and Karunamoorthy.L, "Fuzzy Modeling of Cutting Forces in Machining GFRP Composites", International Journal of Materials Manufacturing and Optimization,Vol.3,pp.37-46,2012
  • Vijayakumar.S and Karunamoorthy.L"Modelling wear behaviour of Al-SiC metal matrix composites: soft computing technique",Journal of materials, Surfaces and Interfaces,Vol.6,1,pp.25-30,2012
  • V.S.SenthilKumar, S.Rameshbabu, L.Karunamoorhty,"Title investigation on the Effect of Friction Stir Processing on the Super plastic Forming of AZ318 Alloy",Journal of Materials and Design,2013

National Journals

  • Karunamoorthy.L, Kandasami.G.S and Venkatraman.N.S,,Study of machining of plastics on CNC Lathe using Acoustic Emission Technique", Journal of Non destructive evaluation. Vol. 19, No.3, pp 56-59 ,September 1999.
  • Palanikumar,K and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Turning of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Composite Materials using Acoustic Emission Technique", Journal of Non-Destructive Testing and Evaluation, Vol.1, issue 3, pp 37-42, December 2002.
  • Palanikumar,K and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Design Optimization for quality in machining process using Taguchi approach", Journal of Productivity,Vol.44, No.1, pp70-76,April-June2003.
  • Palanikumar,K and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Modeling tool wear and surface roughness on the machining of GFRP composites, Journal of Manufacturing Technology Today, Vol. 03,Issue 2,pp 03-08,February 2004.
  • Ramakrishnan,R and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Surface roughness model for CNC Wire electro discharge machining", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Today, Vol.3 No.5 ,pp No.8-11, May- 2004.
  • Palanikumar,K and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Design Optimization of cutting parameters for turning of GFRP composites using Taguchi Method", Industrial Engineering Journal, Vol.XXXIII pp 21-26, No.6, June, 2004.
  • K. Palani Kumar and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Surface roughness studies during machining of GFRP Composites using acoustic emission technique", Journal of Non-Destructive Testing and Evaluation, Vol.3, Issue 4, pp 34 to 39, March 2005.
  • Ragunathan,S, Karunamoorthy.L and Malligarjunan,S ,"Dynamic Simulation and durability analysis of grasping of robotic gripper system using ADAMS", National Journal of Manufacturing Technology To-day, Vol.4, Issue 9, pp 3-7, Sep. 2005.
  • Ragunathan,S, Karunamoorthy.L and Malligarjunan,S,,"Finite element modeling and simulation of flexible material using ANSYS", National Journal of Manufacturing Technology Today, Vol. 4 Issue 10, pp 8-12, Oct. 2005.
  • Sathianarayanan,D, Karunamoorthy.L,,Kandasami, G.S. and Mohan,B, "Improvement of Cutting Stability of cantilever boring tool structure using magneto Rheological Fluid Damper", National Journal of Manufacturing Technology Today, Vol. 5 Issue 3, pp 10 to 13, March 2006.
  • R.Ramakrishnan, Karunamoorthy.L,,"A study on modeling and multi response optimization of AISI O2 Tool steel on CNC Wire EDM process", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Today , Vol.5, Issue 10, pp 9-16, October 2006.
  • Balasivanandha Prabu,S and Karunamoorthy, L,,"Influence of SIC Particle size and solution treatment on properties of Al-SI Alloy based metal matrix composite", National Journal of Manufacturing Technology Today, , Vol.6, Issue 2, pp 5 to 9, February 2007.
  • Elango, V and Karunamoorthy, L,,"Application of Filtering Technique in the Estimation of Surface Roughness by Machine Vision", Journal of Indian Institution of Production Engineers(IIPE), Manufacturing Technology & Management(MT&M), Vol. 1 No.1, pp 3 to 7, April-June 2007
  • Ramesh.S,. Pradeep Kumar.M, Karunamoorthy.L and Vijay Sekar.K.S.,,"Orthogonal cutting investigations on Ti64 alloy machining by using artificial neural networks",National Journal on Manufacturing Technology Today,CMTI, Bangalore,Vol.7, No.1, pp 22 - 27, January 2008.
  • Vivekananthan.R, Karunamoorthy.L,," A Time optimal path planning for trajectory tracking of wheeled mobile robots", Journal of Automation, mobile robotic and intelligent systems, Vol. 5, Issue 2, pp. 35-41( 2011)."".
  • Vijayakumar.S,Karunamoorthy.L, " Modelling and analysis on wear behaviour of aluminium metal matrix composites- A Statistical approach", International Journal of Tribology-Materials, Surfaces and Interfaces, Vol. 5, Issue 2, pp. 65-71 ( 2011).

International Conferences

  • Kandasami G.S, Karunamoorthy.L, and Senthilkumar.R,,"Acoustic Emission Techniques in Machining Proceedings of International Convention TEPEM 94", Madras, India, Dec.8-10, 1994.
  • Venketaraman.N.S, Kandasami.G.S, Karunamoorthy.L, and Velchamy.T,"Acoustic Emission Techniques applied to CNC Milling of Composite Materials", Proceedings of Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Bangalore, India, Dec. 20-22, 1995.
  • Venketaraman.N.S, Karunamoorthy.L, Kandasami.G.S, and Shanmugasigamani.R,"A new Approach of Studying Machining of Composite Materials by the Instrumentation of Acoustic Emission Technique", Proceedings of the International Conference on Instrumentation(ICI-1996), Bangalore, India, August 8-10, 1996.
  • Karunamoorthy.L, Arumaikkannu.G, Sundar Kumar.P and Dhinesh Kumar.K,"Software for Generating Pneumatic Circuits for Industrial Automation", Proceedings of Second Asian Symposium on Industrial Automation and Robotics, BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand, pp 125-132, May 17-18, 2001.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Ajay Karthik.N, Mohan.R and Karunamoorthy.L,"Modelling and Analysis of Turning Processes for EN18 Steel Using yates Algorithm", Proceedings of International Conference on Mechanical Engineering (ICME 2001), Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Dec 26-28, 2001.
  • Dhinesh Kumar.K, H.Roth and L.Karunamoorthy,"Critical Success Factors for the Implementation of Integrated Automation Solutions with PC based Control", Proceedings of the 10th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation MED 2002, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal, pp TUA 5 (286): 1-10, July 9-12, 2002.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L, K.Shanmugam, Sakka.C.Jacob and Suraj Karuppan.V,"Modelling and Analysis of Machining Characteristics of FRP Composites", Proceedings of International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002), Dhaka, pp 116-124, 9-11 August, 2002.
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, Ramakrishnan.R, and Bharath.R,"Performance Analysis and Prediction of Tool Wear using ANN for TiC coated Carbide Insertes on 40crl Steel", Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002), Bangladesh University, Dhaka, pp 125-137, 9-11 August, 2002.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L, Shadrach Jeya Sekaran.A and George.T.Karimpanal,"Application of Artificial Neural Network for Prediction of Tool Wear in Machining of FRP Composites", Proceedings of International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002), Dhaka, pp 286-295, 9-11 August, 2002.
  • Ramakrishnan.R, Karunamoorthy.L, and Ramesh.S,"Performance Investigation and Optimization of Wire cut EDM using Artificial Neural Network Modelling", Proceedings of the International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002), Dhaka, pp 296-303, 9-11 August, 2002.
  • Dhinesh kumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L, Roth,H and Mirnalinee,T.T.,"Web based real-time mobile access to integrated automation", Proceedings of the 7th Seventh International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision ICARCV 2002, Nanyang Technical University, Singapore 2 to 5 December 2002.
  • Palanikumar,K and Karunamoorthy.L,"Optimisation of machining Characteristics of FRP composites using Taguchi technique", Proceedings of the International Conference on Operation Research for Development (ICORD- 2002), Anna University, CC 33, Dec 27-30,2002.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L, Ramakrishnan, M and Rangarajan,R,"Optimisation of machining Characteristics of FRP composites using Goal Programming", Proceedings of the International Conference on Digital Aided Modeling (DAMS 2003) to be held at CIT, Coimbatore, Jan 7-8,page no.43, 2003
  • Balasivanandha Prabhu,S, Karunamoorthy. L and Kandasami,G.S.,"Finite Element Analysis Of Micro-mechanical Inter-facial Characteristics Of Metal Matrix Composites", Proceedings of the International Conference on advanced in materials and processing technologies (AMPT2003) Dublin city University, Ireland, pp :527 - 530 July 8-11,2003
  • Arunkumar .N and Karunamoorthy.L,"A Study on the Rating of Suppliers in Developing Countries for manufacturing Industries-The case of India", Proceedings of International Conference of the Association of Asia-Pacific Operational Research Societies : IIT, New Delhi, INDIA, Paper No.MT-1-114, Dec.08-11, 2003.
  • Palanikumar.K, Karunamoorthy. L, Vijay Kumar.R and Keerthy.S"Estimation of Optimum Turning Conditions for Better Surface Finish for the Machining of GFRP Composites using Taguchi Method", Proceedings of International Conference on Operation Research: Emerging Paradigm for Information Technology, New Delhi, INDIA, Dec.08-11, Paper No.TM-5-185.1 ,2003.
  • Palanikumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L, Vijay Kumar.R and Keerthy.S"Prediction of Surface Roughness in GFRP Composite Turning Neural Networks and Taguchis Design of Experiments", Proceedings of International Conference on Operation Research: Emerging Paradigm for Information Technology, New Delhi, INDIA, Dec.08-11, Paper No.TM-5-185.2, 2003.
  • Ramakrishnan R, Karunamoorthy. L, Kayalvizhi and Sudesh, R.,"Parametric Optimization of CNC Wire cut EDM Based on Taguchi Methodology", Proceedings of International Conference on Operation Research: Emerging Paradigm for Information Technology, New Delhi, INDIA, Dec.08-11, Paper No.TM-7-143, 2003.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L, Vinoth, C and Veeintra Muthu,"On the Machining of Glass Fiber Reinforced Composite Pipes", Proceedings of International Conference on Mechanical Engineering (ICME 2003), Dhaka, December 26-28, Paper No. AM 27, 2003.
  • Karunamoorthy.L and Ragunathan,S,"An end effecter for Picking up Flexible Pieces in Apparel Manufacturing Industries", Proceedings of International Conference on Responsive Supply Chain and Organizational Competitiveness (RSC 2004 ), CIT, January 5-7, Paper No. 83, 2004.
  • Arunkumar,N, Karunamoorthy. L, Anand, S and Ramesh Babu,T.,"Multiple criteria decision approach to supplier selection in a lean supply environment considering quantity discounts", Proceedings of International Conference on Logistics and Supply Chain Management, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, p.51, 3-5 August 2004.
  • Ragunathan,S and Karunamoorthy.L,"Design and Analysis of the Robotic gripper system for fabric material handling", Proceedings of International Conference on Cognitive systems ICCS, 2004, NIIT, IIT Delhi, December 2004.
  • Ragunathan,S, Karunamoorthy. L and Malligarjunan,S.,"Design and Modeling of vacuum Gripper for Handling of Apparel Materials", Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Intelligent Systems and Control, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore , 5-7 January 2005.
  • Uma Makeshwaraa, Karunamoorthy.L, V. Elango and G.Arumaikkannu,"Software Development For Surface Roughness Measurement Using Image Processing Technique", Proceedings of International Conference on Emerging Technologies in Intelligent Systems and Control EISCO 2005, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, 5-7 January 2005.
  • Balasivanandha Prabhu, S and Karunamoorthy. L"Effects of Stirring Speed and Stirring time on properties of Al-Si alloy metal matrix composites", Proceedings of International Conference on RAMT 2005, National Institute of Engineering, Kovilpatti, India, 23-25 February 2005, pp 369-377.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L, Ramesh Babu, T and Jeavudeen,S.,"Application of ANN for prediction of tool wear in machining of GFRP Composites", Proceedings of International Conference on RAMT 2005, National Institute of Engineering, Kovilpatti, 23-25 February 2005, pp 95-104.
  • Ragunathan, S and Karunamoorthy.L,"FEM based Algorithm to Optimize the pick up points for handling Fabric Materials", International Conference on Advances in Textile Materials Technology, Management and Applications ATMT-05, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu on July 7 to 8, 2005.
  • Elango,V., Karunamoorthy. L and Sarma,P.M.M.S.,"Role of Machine Vision based texture parameters in predicting Surface finish using ANN and design of Experiments", Proceedings of International Conference on Materials, Product Design and Manufacturing Systems(ICMPM 2005), Bannari Amman Institute of technology, Sathyamangalam, pp 793-798, 12 to 14 December 2005.
  • Ramesh,S, Karunamoorthy. L and . Senthil Kumar,V.S.,"Micro structure studies and Surface Roughness Observations in Machining of Titanium Alloy Ti-6Al-4V", Proceedings of the International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Technology (ICOMAST 2006), Multimedia University, Melaka, Malaysia, pp 82 to 85,28 to 30 August 2006
  • Palani Kumar,K, Prakash, S. and Karunamoorthy.L,"Modelling and Analysis of Delamination in Drilling GFRP Composites", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006), College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai:25. 28 to 30 August 2006, pp 295 to 302.
  • Elango, V and Karunamoorthy.L,"Role of Edge Operators in the Estimation of Surface Roughness using Machine Vision", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization (AMPC 2006), College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai:25, 28 to 30th August 2006, pp1060 1067.
  • Ramesh,S, Raja, M, Arumaikkannu, G and Karunamoorthy.L,"Investigation and Analysis of Ti-6A1-4V Alloy Machining Using Finite Element Method", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006), College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai-25, pp 213-221,28 to 30th August 2006
  • Ramesh,S, Karunamoorthy. L and Ramakrishnan, R,"Modelling for Prediction of surface roughness in Machining of Ti64 Alloy by CVD Coated Inserts", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006), College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai-25, pp 253-261,28 to 30th August 2006
  • Ramakrishnan, R and Karunamoorthy.L,"Modelling and Multi Response Optimization of INCONEL 718 on Machining of CNC WEDM Process", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006), College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai-25, pp 815-823,28 to 30th August 2006
  • Sathia Narayanan,D, Karunamoorthy.L, Jayachandran, S., Srinivasan,J Balasivanandha Prabu, S and Kandasami,G.S., "Chatter Suppression and Surface Roufness Control in Turning Operation Using Magnetorheological Fluid Dampers", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006), College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai-25, pp 871-879,28 to 30th August 2006
  • Sathianarayanan,D, Jayamala,M, Karunamoorthy.L, Balasivanandha Prabu, S and Kandasami,G.S.,"Modelling and Simulation of MR Fluid Damper for Chatter Suppression in Machine Tools", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006),College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai-25, pp 895-901,28-30 August2006
  • Ramesh, S, Karunamoorthy, L, Palanikumar, K and Sundaram, S,"Flank Wear Prediction Model(ANN) for Machining of Titanium Alloy(Ti64) by PCD Inserts", Global Conference on Production and Industrial Engineering (CPIE-2007),22to24th March 2007, In CD form Section 2A code No.121, organized by Department of Industrial Engineering, Dr.B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar(CD ROM :ISBN 81-903047-4-7).
  • Ramakrishnan.R, Karunamoorthy.L, Padmavathi.K.R., and Tamilarasan.T,"Intelligent modelling for predicting Wire EDM processes", Proceedings of International Conference On Modeling And Simulation (Emerging Methods Towards Frontier Technologies) CITICOMS -2007, 27-29 August 2007,
  • Elango.V, and Karunamoorthy.L,"Modeling the lighting conditions for the estimation of surface roughness by machine vision using design of experiments" Proceedings of 9th International symposium on measurement and quality control (ISMQC 2007), IIT(M), Chennai,pp 61-67,21-24 November 2007.
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L and Palanikumar.K,"Surface Quality investigation in machining of titanium alloy with round CVD coated inserts by neural network approach", Proceedings of 9th International symposium on measurement and quality control (ISMQC 2007),IIT(M), Chennai, pp 55-60,21-24 November 2007
  • Sarma P.M.M.S. and Karunamoorthy.L"Quality Improvement in machining GFRP composites by PCD tooling using response surface methodology", Proceedings of 9th International symposium on measurement and quality control (9th ISMQC 2007), IIT(M), Chennai, pp 280-285,21-24 November 2007
  • Sarma P.M.M.S., Karunamoorthy.L, Jyotshna K.L. and Arumaikkannu.G,"Experimental Investigation and Modelling of Surface Roughness in Machining GFRP composites using carbide inserts", Proceedings of the International Conference on Emerging Challenges in Design and Manufacturing Technologies(ECHDEM), Sathyabama University, Chennai, pp 246-251,28-30, November 2007
  • Ramesh.S and Karunamoorthy.L ,"Analysis and Investigation of orthogonal machining on Ti-64 alloy tube using finite element method", Proceedings of the Internationals Conference on Frontiers in Design and Manufacturing Engineering (ICDM-08), Karunya University, Coimbatore, India, pp 240-246,01-02 February 2008.
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, Palanikumar.K and Elangovan.K,"Machining titanium alloy with pulsed injection coolant technique to improve a Eco-friendly environment in industries", Abstract Proceeding of 19th Advanced Aerospace Materials and processes(AeroMat 2008) Conference and Exposition, Austin, Texas, USA, June 23-26, 2008.
  • Elango.V and Karunamoorthy.L,"A study on the influence of lighting parameters on brass surfaces in machine vision using Taquchi's technique", International Conference on Emerging Challenges in Design and Manufactruring Technologies(ECHDEM 2007), Sathyabama University, Chennai(CD).
  • Ramakrishnan.R, and Karunamoorthy.L,"Application of response surface methodology for Modelling of Wire Electro Discharge Machining process, The 8th Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering & Management System and 2007 Chinese Institute of Industrial Engineers Conference- APIEMS & CIIE Conference 2007, Taiwan
  • S. Ramesh, Karunamoorthy.L, Palanikumar.K, Sarma P.M.M.S, Narendiraon.S and Sandeep Kumar C.H., "Surface Finish Investigation on Ti-6Al-4V Machining Using CVD Coated Carbide Round Inserts with RSM Analysis", 2nd International & 23rd All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference (AIMTDR 2008), IIT(M), Chennai, Accepted for presentation on Dec. 15-17, 2008.
  • R.Vivekananthan and Karunamoorthy. L,"Dynamic Tracking of a Differentially Driven Nonholonomic Wheeled robot" Proceedings of the international conference on Digital Factory,ICDF 2008,CIT, Coimbatore,India.,pp 646-650,11-13 August 2008.
  • S.Vijayakumar and Karunamoorthy. L."Effect of Impeller Parameter and Position on Stir Casting Process’. Proceedings of the 2nd international conference on Recent Advances in Material Processing Technology(RAMPT 09),National Engineering college, Kovilpatti, India., pp 72-78,25-27 February 2009.
  • S.S.Manickaraj, Y.Yildiz, L.Karunamoorthy, K.P.Rajurkar,,Fabrication of High aspect ratio holes on steel using Electric Discharge Machine,6 International conference on Precision, Meso, Micro and Nano Engineering, 11-12 December 2009.
  • Ravichandran.N., Jagadheeson.A.J., Karunamoorthy.L Arunkumar.N. Balaji.A and Rajkamal.M.(2010), Manufacturing Quality Improvement in Automobile Alternator-Vacuum pump assembly, Proceedings of the International Conference on Quality for Inclusive growth of Asia, Asian Network for Quality Congress, 19 to 22October 2010, New Delhi. P.164.
  • Jagadheeson.A.J. Karunamoorthy.L Arunkumar.N. Balaji.A and Rajkamal.M(2010), "Evolutionary Approach in process Improvement, A case study in Auto electrical Alternator Manufcturing", proceedings in the Third International and Twenty fourth All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference, Andhra University College of Engineering, Andhra University, 13th -15th December 2010, Visakhapatnam, India, pp. 701-706.
  • Jagadheeson A.J. Karunamoorthy.L Arunkumar.N and Madhavan.B (2010),"Process Evolution in Manufacturing Ramp up Phase-A case study in Auto electrical starter Manufacturing", Proceedings of the Third International and Twenty fourth All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference, Andhra University, College of Engineering, Andhra University, 13 to 15 December 2010, Visakhapatnam, India, pp. 707-712.

National Conferences

  • Karunamoorthy.L and Kandasami.G.S,"Sensors for Robots", Proceedings of National Seminar on Robots and Sensors for Production Application, Anna University, Chennai, Feb. 23-24, 1995.
  • Kandasami.G.S and Karunamoorthy.L"Application of Acoustic Emission on Grinding", Proceedings of National Seminar on Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Anna University, March 23-24, 1995.
  • Kandasami.G.S, Venketaraman.N.S, Karunamoorthy.L and Umamaheswaran.D,,Proceedings of National Seminar on Advances in Non-Destructive Evaluation in Engineering Industry, New Delhi, Nov.8-10, 1995.
  • Kandasami.G.S, Karunamoorthy.L, and Kumbeswaran.E,,"Monitoring of Grinding Process on Ceramic Material by Acoustic Emission Sensing", Proceedings of National Seminar on Computer Aided Inspection and Advanced Metrology, Anna University, Feb. 1-2, 1996.
  • Karunamoorthy.L, and Dhinesh Kumar.K,,"An overview of system automation using Programmable Logic Controller" Proceedings of National Seminar on Advances in Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Anna University, pp 159-170 ,Feb. 2-3, 2001.
  • Karunamoorthy.L, Palanisamy.P.K, Rajendra Boopathy.S and Shanmuga Sundaram.K,,"Quality Testing of Machined Components using Interferometry Technique" Proceedings of the National Conference on Computer Integrated Design and Manufacturing, Amrita Institute of Technology and Science, Coimbatore, PP 342-348, 14-15, May 2001.
  • Palani Kumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L, Ramesh.S and Rangarajan.R,,"Analysis and Optimisation of Turning Process for Heat Treated Steel Using ANN Algorithm", Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Advances in Materials Processing (RAMP 2001), Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, PP 514-521, Sep 7-8,2001.
  • Palanikumar.K, Karunamoorthy.L, Santhosh.R and Ram.R,,"Evolutionary computing Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of National Conference on Advanced Trends in Mechanical Engineering Research and Development, Department of Mechanical Engineering, JNTU, Ananthpur, AP,PP 394-400, 18-19, October 2001.
  • Karunamoorthy.L and Mahalekshmi.N.V,,"Design of hybrid electronic circuits for the automation of devices in the Auto mobile", Proceedings of National Seminar on Mechatronics for Productivity and Quality, pp 130-145, 6-7 April, 2002.
  • Dhinesh kumar,K, Karunamoorthy. L and Roth,H,,"A modular approach for the implementation of Integrated Automation", Proceedings of the 18th National Convention of Mechanical Engineers and National Conference on Emerging trends in Mechatronics for automation, REC, Rurkela, Orisa, pp 49-59, 09-10 November 2002.
  • Ramakrishnan,R, Karunamoorthy. L and Ramesh,S,,"Wire Cut EDM: Artificial Neural Network Modelling", Proceedings of the 20th AIMTDR, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, pp 307-312, 13-15 December 2002.
  • Karunamoorthy. L, Govindarajan,M and et al,,"Study of Supply Chain in a Manufacturing Industry & Focus on its Improvement Distribution Logistics", Proceedings of the 20th AIMTDR, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, pp 843, 13-15 December 2002.
  • Mohan Dhas,M, Karunamoorthy.L, Ramesh,S and Ramakrishnan,R,,"Wire Cut EDM- Prediction of Optimal parameters using Artificial Neural Network", Proceedings of National Conference on Advanced Trends in Mechanical Engineering Research and Development, Department of Mechanical Engineering , JNTU College of Engineering, Anantapur, AP, pp 470-474, 21st Dec. 2002.
  • Balasivanandha Prabhu,S, Karunamoorthy.L, Sathia Narayanan,D, Prasanna, J and Kandasami,G.S.,"The strength and ductility of 6061AL/SIC metal matrix composites as a function of reinforcement shape: A finite element approach, Proceedings of the National Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology, Institution of Engineers (India) and Department of Mechanical Engineering, NSS College of Engineering, Palghat, Kerala, CD Rom-Sec7, Paper 105,pp-8, 15-16 Feb. 2003.
  • Arunkumar, N and Karunamoorthy.L,"Process Optimization for Manufacturing Industries", Proceedings of the National Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology, Institution of Engineers (India) and Department of Mechanical Engineering, NSS College of Engineering, Palghat, Kerala, CD Rom-Supplementary Section, Paper 30,pp1-11,15-16 Feb. 2003.
  • Sarma.P.M.M., Karunamoorthy.L and Aditya Karthik,B,,"Machine vision in Manufacturing", Proceedings of the National Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology, Institution of Engineers (India) and Department of Mechanical Engineering, NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad, Kerala, CD Rom-Supplementary Section, Paper 49,pp1-8, 15-16 Feb. 2003.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy,L, John Dilip Raj, and Arun Sujai Anand,A,,"Optimizing the temperature produced in machining of GFRP composites using Taguchi method", Proceedings of the National Conference on Modelling and Simulation in Manufacturing, Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp E-35 to E-40, 15-16 March 2003.
  • Ramakrishnan,R, Karunamoorthy. L and Ramesh,S,,"CNC Wire cut EDM Parametric analysis based on Response Surface Methodology", Proceedings of the National Conference on Modelling and Simulation in Manufacturing, Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, pp E-78 to E-84, 15-16 March 2003.
  • Palanikumar, K and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Surface Roughness Studies on the machining of FRP Composites", Proceedings of the National Conference on "World Class Manufacturing" Amrita Institute of Technology Coimbatore, pp 64 to 69, 7-9, May 2003.
  • Ramkumar,K, Karunamoorthy. L and Ramakrishnan, R,"Optimization of Wire-Cut EDM Process by Genetic Algorithms", Proceedings of the National Conference on "World Class Manufacturing" Amrita Institute of Technology Coimbatore, pp 64 to 69, 7-9, May 2003.
  • Dinesh Kumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L, Hubert Roth, and T.T. Mirnalinee,"Information Modelling for Automated Manufacturing", National Conference on Advances and Recent Trends in Manufacturing, CARTM-2003, Kalyani Government Engineering College, Kalyani, West Bengal, India, pp385-393, November 2003.
  • Dinesh Kumar,K, Karunamoorthy.L,,"Integrated Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing: Challenges for the next decade", 6th ISTE Annual Convention, CSI Polytechnic College, Salem, India, (2003).
  • Ragunathan, S and Karunamoorthy. L,"An approach to inverse kinematics through search technique-A Study", Proceedings of the National Conference on Advanced Manufacturing and Robotics, Central Mechanical Engineering Institute, Durgapur, January 10-11, 2004.
  • Deepak, T.M. and Karunamoorth. L,,"Design considerations in a legged robotic system", Proceedings of the National Conference on Advanced Manufacturing and Robotics, Central Mechanical Engineering Institute, Durgapur, January 10-11, 2004.
  • Ramakrishnan, R and Karunamoorthy. L,"Optimization of Cutting Parameters For Surface Roughness Minimization In WEDM Operations", Proceedings of the National conference on Recent Trends in manufacturing, Modeling and Analysis, St Joseph College of Engineering, Chennai, Febuary 2-3 2004, pp 1-9.
  • Arunkumar,N, Karunamoorthy. L and Anand, S,"Vendor Selection Using a Multi Objective Approach in a Manufacturing Environment", Proceedings of the National conference on recent trends in manufacturing, Modeling and Analysis, St Joseph College of Engineering, Chennai, Febuary 2-3 2004.
  • Ragunathan, S and Karunamoorthy.L,,"Robotic Gripping methods for Fabric materials handling", Proceedings of the National conference Recent Trends in CAD/CAM/CAE, Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Maharashtra, pp 2.38-2.41, June 21-22, 2004.
  • Palanikumar,K, Karunamoorthy. L and Prakash,S,," Optimization of Machining Characteristics of GFRP composites using Taguchi Technique", Proceedings of AICTE sponsored National conference on Production and Proceedings of Composite materials,Department of Mechanical Engineering, Mahindra Engineering College, Namakkal pp 60-61,26-27, November 2004.
  • Palanikumar, K and Karunamoorthy. L,,"Multi Response optimization of Composite Machining Process using Grey Relational Analysis", Proceedings of the 21st AMITDR Conference, 20-22 December 2004, pp 423-428, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India.
  • Sathianarayanan,D, Karunamoorthy.L, Jeyaganeshan,S, Periyanan, PR, Muralidharan.G and Balasivanandha Prabu.S,,"Chatter Suppression in Machine Tools using Magnetoreological Fluid Damper", Proceedings of the 21st AMITDR Conference, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India,pp 633-637, 20-22 December 2004
  • Elango,V, Karunamoorthy. L and Ramalingam,P,,"Machine Vision assisted Estimation of Surface Roughness", Proceedings of the National Conference on Competitive Manufacturing Technology and Management for Global Marketing-CMTM 2005, Department of Mechanical Engineering, B.S Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College, Chennai-48,7-8 January 2005
  • Vivekananthan, R and Karunamoorthy. L,"Recognition for Mobile Robot Navigation in an Unknown Environment”, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Advances in Image Processing & Robotics, ADIPRO2005, Department of Production Technology, MIT, Anna University, Chennai 600 025,pp 59-64, 25-26 February 2005
  • Balasubramanian, R, .Ramakrishnan.S.S and Karunamoorthy. L,,"Effect of Compression on Classification of Remote Sensing Image", Proceedings of the National Seminar on Advances in Image Processing & Robotics, ADIPRO-2005, Department of Production Technology, MIT, Anna University, Chennai 600 025,pp 83-90, 25-26 February 2005
  • Ragunathan, S and Karunamoorthy. L,,"Robotic Manipulators for handling non rigid materials" , Proceedings of the National Seminar on Advances in Image Processing & Robotics, ADIPRO2005, Department of Production Technology, MIT, Anna University, Chennai 600 025,pp 140-147, 25-26 February 2005
  • Balasivanandha Prabhu,S, Karunamoorthy. L and Sathia Narayanan, D,"Microstructure image based finite element analysis of A1-(SiC)p Metal matrix composite", Proceedings of the National Seminar on Advances in Image Processing & Robotics, ADIPRO-2005, Department of Production Technology, MIT, Anna University, Chennai 600 025,pp 100-105, 25-26 February 2005.
  • Ragunathan,S, Karunamoorthy.L and Malligarjunan,S,,"Modelling and Simulation of Robotic System for fabric material Handling", Procs. Of the National Conference on Industrial Problems on Machines and Mechanisms, IPROMM 2005, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, pp. 91-97, Feb.24-25, 2005
  • Elango.V, Karunamoorthy.L, Sarma P.M.M.S.,,"Non contact inspection of surface roughness by machine vision and neural network", National Conference on Globally Competitive Eco-friendly Technologies in Mechanical Engineering, GETME 2005, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, Erode, 15-16 April, 2005.
  • Elango, V and Karunamoorthy,L,,"Neural Network Assisted Machine Vision Technique for Non-contact surface finish testing", National Seminar on Non Destructive Testing and Evaluation NDE 2005, Indian Society for Non Destructive Testing, Kolkata, December 2-4, 2005.
  • Balasivanandha Prabhu,S, Karunamoorthy.L and Sathia Narayanan,D,,"Influence of SiC Particle Size on Mechanical Properties of Al-Si Alloy Based Metal Matrix Composite", Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Advances in Product Design, Materials Technology and Manufacturing Systems (RAPMATS - 06), Department of Production Technology, MIT, Anna University, Chennai 600 044,pp 181-187, 6 -7, January 2006
  • Sathia Narayanan,D, Karunamoorthy. L, Saravanan,R, Sunder,S.N. and Balasivanandha Prabu,S,,"Finite Element Analysis Based Modelling of Magnetorheological Dampers", Proceedings of the National Conference on Recent Advances in Product Design, Materials Technology and Manufacturing Systems (RAPMATS - 06), Department of Production Technology, MIT, Anna University, Chennai 600 044,pp 195-200, 6-7, January 2006.
  • Vivekanandhan,A, Elango, V and Karunamoorthy. L,"Surface Roughness Evaluation using Machine Vision Technique", Proceedings of National Conference on "Recent Advances in Manufacturing Technology(RAMT 06), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai, pp 113-118,3 Feb. 2006.
  • Ramesh.S., Karunamoorthy.L, Senthil Kumar.V.S. and Pradeep Kumar. P,,"Metallurgical Studies and Machining of Titanium Alloy(Ti 6A1 4V), Proceedings of UGC-CSIR National Conference on Modelling and Simulation in Manufacturing(MOSIM-2006), Annamalai Unviersity, Annamalai Nagar, India, pp O75-O81,17-18 March 2006
  • Ramesh.S, Karunamoorthy.L, Palanikumar.K, Vijayakumar.B, and Senthil Kumar.V.S.,,"Analysis and prediction of machining responses in turning of titanium alloy (Ti64) using fuzzy logic approach", Proceedings of the National Conference on Modelling and Simulation techniques in manufacturing engineering (MSME 2007), Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai, India, pp 6-11,16th March 2007.
  • Manoj.R and Karunamoorthy.L,"Churn Predition modeling using six sigma strategy", Third National Conference on Management Science and Practice(MSP 2008), pp 28-29, March 22-24,2008.
  • Magesh.R, Karunamoorthy.L and Sreepathy.R, "Evaluation of radio frequency identification(RFID) technology for inventory visibility in manufacturing industry", Third National Conference on Management Science and Practice(MSP 2008), pp 32, March 22-24,2008.
  • Muthukumar.S, Karunamoorthy.L and Arunkumar.N,"Analytical Hierarchy Process(AHP) Based Supplier Evaluation and Selection for a Manufacturing Industry", Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Trends in Manufacturing Technology(RTMT 09), Department of Manufacturing, College of Engineering Guindy Chennai, 5-6 March 2009, in CD
  • Gayathri.D, Vijayakumar.S and Karunamoorthy.L,"Characterization of Stir Cast Aluminium/Alumino-Silicate Metal Matrix Composites, Proceedings of National Conference on Recent Trends in Manufacturing Technology(RTMT 09), Department of Manufacturing, College of Engineering Guindy Campus, Chennai, 5-6 March 2009, in CD
  • Vetrivel.J and Karunamoorthy.L,"Modelling and Analysis of Tank Container", Proceedings of the Second National Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering & Technology(SNCETET 09), Rajarajeswari Engineering College , Adyalampattu, Chennai, p-46,2-3 April 2009.
  • Prakash.B, Arunkumar.N and Karunamoorthy.L,"Establishing a Remanufacturing facility and Sustaining by optimized production planning", 2nd National conference on Emerging Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing, P10, 22nd and 23rd April 2010.
  • Karthikeyan.L, Muthukrishnan,S, Senthil Kumar.V.S. and Karunamoorthy.L"Investighations on First Mode of Metal Transfer during Friction Stir Processing in Cast Aluminium A319 Alloy", Presented in the National Conference on Recent Advances in Production Engineering(RIPE 2010) at madras Institute of Technology, Chennai, pp A53-A56.
  • Prakash.B, Arunkumar.N and Karunamoorthy.L (2010)"Establishing a remanufacturing facility and sustaining by optimized production planning", Proceedings of National Conference on Emerging Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing, K.L.N. College of Engineering, Pottapalayam, Sivagangai, p.10, 22nd-23rd, April 2010.

Subjects Expertise

  • Materials Science and Metallurgy
  • Theory of Metal Forming
  • Theory of Metal Cutting
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Metal Forming Processes
  • Welding Technology
  • Foundry Technology
  • Unconventional Machining Processes
  • Metrology and Quality Control
  • Modern Manufacturing System
  • Production and Inventory System
  • Microprocessor and Micro controller
  • Mechatronics

Consultancy Projects

NIL

Accolades Received

S.No Title
1 Best R & D Technical Paper Award,Indian Society for Non Destructive Testing (ISNT),2002, Cash prize of Rs.5000/-
2 Best project Manufacturing Industry Association, Ambattur,2005
3 Best project Manufacturing Industry Association, Ambattur,2006
4 Equipment for imparting severe surface Mechanical Treatment (Invention ID : IN 811857) was qualified for invention award of US$ 2000 from Intellectual Ventures India, based on the review scores

Books / Patents

S.No Title Author/Editor Year
1 Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2006) One of the Chief Editor 2006
2 Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterization(AMPC 2013) One of the Chief Editor 2013

Others

  • Academic :
  • 1. Participated in various Seminars, Symposium, Winter/Summer School and Short term Courses.
  • 2. Academic activities of Central Workshop as a Professor and Head.
  • 3. Involved in the purchase of Machine tools, CNC machines, CMM, Mechatronics controller and Pneumatic Packages worth around 40 lakhs. Upgraded the Laboratory under TEQIP grant and instrumental in procuring state of the Art equipments (CNC Wire-Cut EDM, Peizo Electric Dynamo Meter and Universal Testing Machine, Scanning Electron Microscope) to the tune of Rs.170 Lakhs approximately.
  • 4. Involved in the preparation of proposal for the Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) worth around 1.7 crore.
  • 5. Developed Mechatronics and Automation laboratory in Central Workshop.
  • 6. Involved in framing syllabus and curriculum of B.E MECHATRONICS for affiliated colleges in Anna University, as a committee member and also as a Convenor.
  • 7. Involved in framing syllabus and curriculum of B.E MATERIAL SCIENCE and M.E.MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS AND MANAGEMENT as a Convenor.
  • 8. Framed syllabus for MECHATRONICS subject of B.E. Mechanical Engineering and Production related subjects, College of Engineering, Anna University.
  • 9. Academic Council member for Directorate of Shipping, Mumbai
  • 10. Member of Board of Studies for College of Engineering, Anna University, Anna University of Technology, Chennai and PSG Institute of Technology, Coimbatore.
  • 11. Organizing Committee Member in several National and International Conferences.
  • 12. Organized the Technical Lectures on "Multi-dimension of Technologies" by His Excellency, The President of India Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
  • 13. Prepared Workshop practice manual.
  • 14. Purchase Committee Member in other Department Purchases.
  • 15. Delivered Guest Lectures in CVRDE and other Engineering Colleges and served chairperson in International and National Conferences/Seminars/Symposium.
  • 16. Doctoral Committee Member and M.S. Monitoring Committee Member.
  • 17. Research Board Member of Anna University Chennai from 2006 to till date.
  • 18. Involved in the administration of the Department of Mechanical Engineering as a Member of Department Co-ordination Committee.
  • 19. Participated as a panellist in Disaster Management held at New Delhi.
  • 20. Life Member in Indian Society for Technical Education, Indian NON-Destructive Testing, Indian Society for Mechanical Engineers and Madras Metallurgical Scoeity.
  • 21. Organized Short-term courses on CNC Skill Up-gradation for Technicians.
  • 22. Organizing Secretary for International Conference on AMPC 2006 held on 28-30 August, 2006 and also one of the editors for the International Conference Proceeding.
  • 23. Organizing Secretary for International Conference on AMPC 2013 held on 06-08-February, 2013 and also one of the editors for the International Conference Proceeding.
  • 24. Academic Council member for Dr.Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology(Autonomous Institution),Pollachi
  • Administration :
  • 1. Vice-President, Society of Mechanical Engineers, Anna University.
  • 2. Officer-in-Charge for College Bus for 5 Years. (1990-1994).
  • 3. Transport Officer, Logistics Centre, Anna University, from February 2000 to NOV 2002.
  • 4. Assisted the Hostel Administration as a Hostel Counsellor from 1991 to 2001.
  • 5. Served as a Treasurer, Students Union.
  • 6. Co-ordinator(Director), Logistics Centre, Anna University from NOV.2002 to NOV.2005.
  • 7. Served as a NSS Co-ordinator In-charge from 06.02.2004 to 30.04.2004.
  • 8. Actively involved in TNPCEE as a Co-ordinator and TNEA activities.
  • 9. Involved in the activities of Canteen Committee as a Member.
  • 10. Served as a Inspection Committee Member for the affiliated colleges of Anna University.
  • 11. Administration activities and Development activities in the Central Workshop as a Professor and Head.
  • 12. Served as Zonal Co-ordinator from SEP.2006 to July 2008.
  • 13. Served as Professor in-charge, Syndicate Section from 02.01.2007 - 01.02.2012.
  • 14. Served as Professor and Head in-charge, Legal Section from 28.09.2005 - 04.01.2013.
  • Extra-Curricular :
  • 1. Served as NCC OFFICER (Army Wing) for 13 years
  • 2. Served as NSS Programme Officer for 4 Years.
  • Abroad Visited :
  • 1. Visited "University of Nebraska- Lincoln", USA, as a short term research scholar during 01.07.2009-31.07.2009.,
  • 2. Visited "National Institute of Science (NIMS)", Tsukuba, Advanced Industrial Science and Technology(AISI), University of Tsukuba, Hiroshima University and Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan, as Anna University delegate during 21.01.2011 to 30.01.2011.
  • 3. Visited "Promotions of admissions under NRI / Children of Indian Workers in Gulf Countries(CIWGC)/ Foreign Nationals(FN) Category in the Gulf Region, Gulf, during 26.02.2012 - 07.03.2012.,
  • 4. Visited "Frech Institute for advance Mechanics(IFMA) / MICHELIN - Clement - Ferard. France, Paris and Clemont, Organised by MICHELIN-Clement-Ferard, during 07.09.2012-14.09.2012.,
  •