Ph.D’s PRODUCED FROM THE DEPARTMENT

S.No.

Ph.D.SCHOLAR

TITLE

SUPERVISOR

1.

Dr.A.Elangovan

Optimal Models for Pattern Inspection applied to General Engineering Industries

Dr.K.N.Balasubramanian

2.

Dr.R.Paneerselvam

Algorithmic Grouping of Operation Sequences as an aid toCellular Manufacturing Systems

Dr.K.N.Balasubramanian

3.

Dr.K.Krishnaiah

Study and Modelling of Manual Lifting Capacity

Dr.K.N.Balasubramanian

4.

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

Design of Kanban System using Simulated Annealing, Genetic Algorithm and Taguchi Search

Dr.K.Krishnaiah

5.

Dr.T.Paul Robert

Models for Critical Component Identification and the use of Meta Heuristics for Cost Effective Maintenance of Complex Technological Systems

Dr.V.Jayabalan

6.

Dr.S.Venkataramanaiah

Design of Cellular Manufacturing System with product ownership and fractional cells using Search Algorithm

Dr.K.Krishnaiah

7.

Dr.S.M.Kannan

Design of Group Tolerance and Manufacturing Mean for Selective Assembly to minimize surplus parts

Dr.V.Jayabalan

8.

Dr.P.Malliga

Impact of ISO 9000 on Productivity in Indian Industries

Dr.V.Jayabalan

9.

Dr.R.Kesavan

Studies on some Occupational Hazards of People at Work

Dr.K.Krishnaiah

10.

Dr.Sakthivel

TQM implementation in higher engineering education; An empirical study relating to INDIA

Dr.R.Raju

11.

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

Some issues in the Design, Operation and Evaluation of Production Line Systems

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

12.

Dr.R.Raju

Performance Modelling and Evaluation of Cotton Spinning System

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

13.

Dr.R.Jeyapaul

Simultaneous Optimization of Multi-Response Taguchi Experiments

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

14.

Dr.R.DilliBabu

Cost Estimation and Offline Quality Assurance of Software Products.

Dr.K.Krishnaiah

15.

Dr.L.Antony Michel Raj

Optimization of a Continuous Credit Based Vendor Managed Inventory Distribution System in the Consumer Goods Supply Chain

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

16.

Dr.John Abraham Nelson

Optimization and Simulation in the Management of Continuous Process Plant Operations of Petroleum Refinery

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

17.

Dr.G.D.Sivakumar

Design of Adaptive Kanban System using Metaheuristics

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

18.

Dr.K.Duraivelu

Modelling and Analysis of Product Quality Gaps across Product Life Cycle

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

19.

Dr.R.Saravanan

An Empirical Investigation of Total Quality Service in Indian Automobile Sector

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

20.

Dr.John Rajan

Decision Making Models with Composite Scales for Customer Integrated Vendor Evaluation

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

21.

Dr.S.Rajkumar

Development and Implementation of Policy Deployment Model for Auto Component Industry

Dr.R.Raju

22.

Dr.M.Rajmohan

Metaheuristic Solution for Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows in Supply Chain Management

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

23.

Dr.Raja Karunakaran

Design and development of Intelligent DSS for Safety Management in Process Industries

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

24.

Dr.R.Rajkumar

Application and Metaheuristics to Single & Multi Objective Job Shop Scheduling

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

25.

Dr.M.Omkumar

Heuristics for Static Multi-Level Assembly Job Shop Scheduling

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

26.

Dr.A.K.Sheik Manzoor

Empirical investigation on employee related and service quality attributes on key performance indicators of Indian call centres

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

27.

Dr.Jebakani

Reliability based Design Optimization of Composite Drive Shaft using Heuristics

Dr.T.Paul Robert

28.

Dr.D.Sri Lakshmana Kumar

An Empirical Investigation of TQM Implementation in Indian Financial Institutions

Dr.R.Raju

29.

Dr.V.Jaiganesh

Multi Response Optimization of Process Parameters using Weight based Desirability and Grey Relation Analysis in Taguchi method

Dr.R.Raju

30.

Dr.R.Kanniapan

Impact of IT in Libraries

Dr.R.Raju

31.

Dr.P.Chandiran

Design and Evaluation of Supply Chain Facility Networks of Forward Integrated With Reverse Type

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

32.

Dr.S.Vijayan

Process Parameter Optimization and Characterization of Friction Stir Welding of Al alloy AA5023

Dr.R.Raju

33.

Dr.R.Saravanan

A Heuristic for Dynamic Parallel Hybrid Flowshop Scheduling problem

Dr.R.Raju

34.

Dr.R.Baskaran

Performance Evaluation of Bus Depots and Routes and Determining the Head way for Single and Overlapping Route

Dr.K.Krishnaiah

35.

Dr.V.Jayakumar

An adaptive Cellular Manufacturing System Design under Dynamic and Stochastic Production requirements using Simulated Annealing Algorithm

Dr.R.Raju

36.

Dr.P.Sankar

A Study on the Symptoms Associated with Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders among Library Professionals

Dr.R.Raju

37.

Dr.C.Venugopal

A study of the factors that impact the outcome of an ERP Implementation

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

38.

Dr.Sumathy Muniamuthu

A Cross-sectional Investigation of Musculoskeletal Disorder Prevalence Level among Video Display Terminal Users

Dr.R.Raju

39.

Dr.K.Jeyakumar

Study and Analysis of Price, Warranty Length and Production Quantity on Warrant Policies

Dr.T.Paul Robert

40.

Dr.M.L.Mahadevan

Meta-heuristics based Optimal Maintenance and Repair Policies for cement industries

Dr.T.Paul Robert

41.

Dr.E.Madhavan Pillai

An Empirical Investigation of the Impact of Potential Factor on Overall Equipment Effectiveness

Dr.T.Paul Robert

42.

Dr.P.Rajkumar

An Empirical Study on Impact of Emerging Organized Urban Agro Retailers on Traditional Vegetable Retail

Dr.K.S.P.Rao

43.

Dr.S.P.Srinivasan

Study and Analysis of Some of the Issues in Supply chain of Jatropha Seed Production and Distribution

Dr.P.Malliga

44.

Dr.R.Ramanujam

Multi-Response Process Parameter Optimization of Turning Al-Si Metal Matrix Composites

Dr.R.Raju

45.

Dr.John Baruch

Investigation on Frictionstir processing of gravity die cast Aluminium alloy

Dr.R.Raju

46.

Dr.M.Subburaj

A study on the operational efficiency of dairy supply chain in Tamilnadu, India

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

47.

Dr.D.Sheeba Jebasheeli Jasmine

Management and Resources in Self-financing Engineering College Libraries in Tamil Nadu

Dr.R.Raju

48.

Dr.Rajasekar

Information resource management in Self-financing Engineering College Libraries in Tamil Nadu

Dr.R.Raju

49.

Dr.K.R.Leelavathy

A study of Lower Back Disorders Among Indian Vehicle Drivers and Analysis of Potential Environmental Ergonomic Risk Factors

Dr.R.Raju

50.

Dr.S.K.Rajesh Kanna

Hybrid Genetic Algorithm for 3D heterogeneous arbitrary sized Bin Packing Problem with practical constraint.

Dr.P.Malliga

51.

Dr.K.Vimalanathan

Ergonomic Study for Improving Office Workers Productivity

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

52.

Dr.Jesida Tipmontian

Risk Modelling of Agro–Industrial Supply Chains in Asian countries

Dr.K.S.P.Rao & Dr.M.Rajmohan

53.

Dr.N.Rajeswari

Application of Metaheuristics to Single objective and Multi objective flow shop scheduling problems

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

54.

Dr.D.Jinil Persis

Multi Objective Route Optimization in Mobile Ad-hoc Network using Heuristics.

Dr.T.Paul Robert

55.

Dr.G.Dheenadhayalan

Build to Order Implementation Barriers in Indian industries

Dr.P.Malliga

56.

Dr.K.Karnavel

Design And Development of Software Testing Defect Corrective Model (STDCM) for Software projects

Dr.R.Dillibabu

57.

Dr.P.Siva Sankaran

Algorithm for Assembly Line Balancing

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

58.

Dr.C.Selvan

Lean Six Sigma

Dr.R.Raju

59.

Dr.Gunaselvi Manohar

System Dynamics Application for Pollution Prediction and Prevention

Dr.K.S.P.Rao&Dr.R.Dillibabu

60.

Dr.V.Sanjeevi

Solid Waste Management Models

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

61.

Dr.A.Shanmugam

Investigation of Cognitive Factors in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering

Dr.T.Paul Robert

62.

Dr.N.Raja Rajeshwari

Performance Optimization of Micro Electromechanical Systems based Drug Delivery system for cancer therapy

Dr.P.Malliga

63.

Dr.A.Rajkumar

Performance Improvement in Sugar Plant through Suppaly Chain Technique

Dr.P.Malliga

64.

Dr.R.Murugan

Condition Assessment of Power Transformer

Dr.R.Raju

65.

Dr.G.Arunkumar

A Study of Lean Six-Sigma Model for Software Products

Dr.R.Dillibabu

66.

Dr.K.Giridharan

Experimental learning

Dr.R.Raju

67.

Dr.Chellappa chetty babu

Maintenance Management

Dr.R.Raju

68.

Dr.P.Arunagiri

Lean Manufacturing

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

69.

Dr.C. babu

Breakdown Maintenance through delay time analysis

Dr.R.Raju

70.

Dr.M.Shankar

Electrochemical machining

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

71.

Dr.P.Pandiyaraj

Thermal Engineering

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu


ONGOING Ph. D/MS WORK IN THE DEPARTMENT

S.No.

SCHOLAR

TITLE/AREA

SUPERVISOR

1.

Mr.K.Varadharajan

Solid Waste Management Land fill Issues

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

2.

Mr.S.Selvakumar

Issues in Blood Bank Supply Chain

Dr.P.Shahabudeen

3.

Mr.R.Parthiban

Bayesian Network Application for Prediction of Human Reliability in Nuclear Power Plants

Dr.T.Paul Robert

4.

Mr.G.Rajesh

Supplier Selection and Management in an Agile Supply Chain

Dr.P.Malliga

5.

Mr.J.Nirmal Raj

A framework for collaborative decision support systems for reducing commercial aviation emission

Dr.R.Baskaran

6.

Mr.S.Thirumal Valavan

Optimization of Process Parameters in HVOF Spraying of SiC Coating to Improve the Wear Resistance of Titanium

Dr.P.Malliga

7.

Ms.Gowri Rajagopal

Supply Chain Issues in Oil and Gas Industry

Dr.P.Malliga

8.

Mr.M.Logesh

Quality by design

Dr.P.Malliga

9.

Mr.P.Mohamad Ali

TQM in HR

Dr.R.Raju

10.

Ambika M.Raja

Quality Improvement in a selected leather industry

Dr.R.Raju

11.

Mr.M.Balakumar

Total Productive Maintenance

Dr.R.Raju

12.

Mr.R.Siva Sankar

Scheduling

Dr.R.Raju

13.

M.Sivasundari

Capacity Planning in Lean

Dr.R.Raju

14.

Mr.Thyagarajan

Process Parameter Optimization

Dr.R.Raju

15.

Mr.V.Raja Sreedharan

Lean Six Sigma

Dr.R.Raju

16.

Ms.P.Vijayalakshmi

Optimization of Composite Leaf Springs for Improved Performance in Light Commercial Vehicles.

Dr.R.Raju

17.

Ms.S.Dhanalakshmi

Life Cycle Assessment of Manufacturing Process

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

18.

Mr.K.P.Paranitharan

Lean Manufacturing

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

19.

Mr.K.Sudharsan

Servie Operations Management

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

20.

Mr.A.Paramasivam

Issues in Reconfigurable Manufacturing systems

Dr.K.S.P.Rao&Dr. M. Rajmohan

21.

Mr.K.Siva Sakthivel

Optimal Parametric Combination for Achieving A Better Surface Finish And Tool Wear in Dry Machining using Scatter Search Approach

Dr.R.Dillibabu

22.

Mr.K.Soma Sundaram

A Study and Development of Integrated Product Quality Maturity Model for Software Product

Dr.R.Dillibabu

23.

Mr.M.Mareeswaran

Study and Development of Suitable Maintenance Model for Agro Industries

Dr.R.Dillibabu

24.

Mr.K.Suresh

Development of Environment softwareoproducts using Agent

Dr.R.Dillibabu

25.

Mr.P.Govindasamy

suitable Reliability Model for Software Products

Dr.R.Dillibabu

26.

Mr.C.Theophilus Dhyanakumar

Health Care Supply Chain

Dr.M.Rajmohan

27.

Mr.J.Caleb Vetri Selvan

Supplier Selection problem

Dr.M.Rajmohan

28.

Mr.K.Padmanabhan Panchu

Swarm Robotics

Dr.M.Rajmohan

29.

Mr.T.Prabhuram

Inventory Optimization in SCM

Dr.M.Rajmohan

30.

Mr.M.Santhanakumar

Multi Response Problem

Dr.M.Rajmohan

31.

Mr.V.Sreekumar

Sustainable Supply Chain

Dr.M.Rajmohan

32.

Ms.V.Queen Florence Mary

Risk in Supply Chain Management

Dr.M.Rajmohan

33.

Mr.N.Saiprasanna

Service Supply Chain Management

Dr.M.Rajmohan

34.

Mr.S.Hariharan

Risk in Supply Chain Management

Dr.M.Rajmohan

35.

Ms.A.Vidhya

Logistics Management

Dr.M.Rajmohan

36.

Mr.D.Satish Kumar

Optimization of WEDM Parameters on Hybrid Metal Matrix Composite.

Dr.M.Rajmohan

37.

Mr.V.Mugendiran

Metal Forming

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

38.

Mr.R.Senthil

Metal Forming

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

39.

Mr.C.Muthazhagan

Boron Carbide Alloys and Carbon Nano Tubes

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

40.

Mr.S.Dhandabani

Material Characterization

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

41.

Mr.P.Loganathan

Metal Matrix Composites

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

42.

Mr.S.Panneerdas

Natural Fiber Composites

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

43.

Mr.A.Idayan

Cryogenic Treatment

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

44.

Mr.D.Senthilnadhan

Hybrid Composites

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

45.

Mr.M.Martin Charles

Joining Of Dissimilar Metals

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

46.

Mr.M.karthick

Development of Human Reliability Models for Nuclear Plants

Dr.T.Paul Robert

47.

Mr.R.Srinivasan

Impact of life Data Analysis on Wind Turbine Reliability

Dr.T.Paul Robert

48.

Mr.Michael Raj

Design Optimization of Composite Drive Shaft

Dr.T.Paul Robert

49.

Mr.T.Selvakumar

Safety Engineering

Dr.T.Ramesh Babu

50.

Mrs.V.Kamala

Ergonomics

Dr.T.Paul Robert

51.

Mr.S.P.Prasanna

Study of Software Estimation Model

Dr.R.Dillibabu

52.

Ms.K.Lakshmi

Metaheuristic solutions for Green Routing Problem

Dr.M.Rajmohan

53.

Mr.P.Saravanan

Nanotechnology

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

54.

Mr.S.Ayyanar

Metal Matrix Composites

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

55.

Mr.K.T.Surendar

Metal Matrix Composites

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

56.

Mr.K.Babu

Powder Metallurgy

Dr.A.Gnanavelbabu

57.

Mr.Anvarali Shahul Hameed N

Implementation of Hybrid Cloud ERP

Dr.R.Baskaran

58.

Mr.K.Raj Chandar

Improving Path Planning Algorithm of Multi Robot Systems in the aspects of Planning Time and Path Quality

Dr.R.Baskaran

59.

Mr.D.Videsh

On the Influence of RFID Technology for Agility in Automotive Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Dr.R.Baskaran