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Dr. D VALAVAN M.Tech., Ph.D

Principal

principal@saranathan.ac.in










Qualification

  • Ph.D (Mechanical Engineering) - National Institute of Technology(REC)
  • M.Tech (Energy Conservation and Management) - Bharathidasan School of Energy
  • B.E (Mechanical Engineering) - Shanmugha College of Engineering(SASTRA)

Experience

  • Teaching Experience in Saranathan College of Engineering - 3 Years 5 Months
  • Teaching Experience in other colleges - 27 Years


Publications

International Journals - 5    

  • Valavan.D, Balasundaram.R, Baskar.N, "Heuristic Based Approach for BI-Criteria Optimization of Minimizing Makespan and Total Flow Time of Flow shop Scheduling", International Journal of Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering IJMME-IJENS, pp. 1-11, Vol. 14, Issue. 2, 2014, ISSN:2077-124X(online), 2227-2771(Print). (Impact Factor-1.504), Annexure-II of Anna University, Indexed in Scopus

  • Valavan.D, Balasundaram.R, Baskar.N, "Minimizing Total Flow Time In Permutation Flowshop Scheduling by Two-Phase Approach", International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME), pp. 631-637, Vol. 8, Issue. 3, May 2014, ISSN:1970-8742(online), 1970-8734(Print). Annexure-II of Anna University Indexed in Scopus and citied by 1

  • Valavan.D, Chandrasekar.M, Rajkumar.S, "A review on the thermal regulation techniques for non integrated flat PV modules mounted on building top", Elsevier - Energy and Buildings, Nov. 2014, Annexure - I of Anna University Citied by 1 and indexed by web science

  • Valavan. D, Balasundaram.R, Rajkumar.G, "Experimental Design and Analysis of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composite Drive Shaft", Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, ISSN:2249-7315(online) (IF:0.315 Global)

  • Valavan.D, Balasundaram.R, Srinivasan.D, Baskar.N, "Learning Effective Dispatching Rule for Minimizing Total Flow Time in Permutation Flow shop Scheduling", International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, pp. 14357-14370, Vol. 10, Issue. 6, 2015, (Annexture-II)-Indexed in Scopus and Google Scholar





Conferences

International Conferences - 4    

  • Valavan D, "Emission Analysis of Pongamia Bio Diesel in CI Engine with variable Compression Ratio" in the proceedings of "International Conference on advances in Bio Technology (ICABCMS-15)", SCT, Namakkal on March 13-14, 2015.

  • Valavan D, "Comparative Performance and Emission Characteristics Study of a Direct Injection C I Engine Fuelled with Diesel -Vegetable Oil Blends" in the proceedings of "International Conference on Bio-Fuels vision 2015 (ICBFV -2015)" Organized by Bikaner on October 13-15, 2006.

  • Valavan D, "Comparative Performance and Emission Characteristics Study of Cotton Seed Oil blend in a single cylinder Direct Injection Diesel Engine" in the proceedings of "International Conference on Bio-Fuels vision 2015 (ICBFV -2015)" Organized by Bikaner on October 13-15, 2006.

  • Valavan D, "Emission Analysis of Pongamia Bio Diesel in CI Engine with variable compression Ratio" in the proceedings of "International conference on advances in Bio Technology (ICABCMS-15)" Organized by SCT, Namakkal on March 13-14, 2015.




National Conferences - 2   

  • Valavan D, "Combustion and Emission characteristics of a compression ignition engine fuelled with Diesel -Jatropha blends" in the proceedings of "National conference on Bio-fuels for internal combustion engines (NCBIC 2006)" Organized by N.I.T.K., Suratkal on March 23-25, 2006.

  • Valavan D, "Factors Influencing Choice of Ethanol as Diesel Engine Fuel" in the proceedings of "National conference on Recent Trends in Energy Engineering (NACOEE 03)" Organized by NEC, Kovilpatti on October 11-12, 2003.





Workshop / FDP Attended

  • "Latest Trends in Vehicle Technology" organized by Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore on 31st August 2000
  • "Multi Port Fuel Injection and Emission Control System" organized by Park College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore on 29th January 2001
  • "Appropriate Technology for Sustainable Development" organized by Shanmugha College of Engineering, Thanjavur on 26 – 28th April 2001
  • "Short term course on Automotive Emission Control Strategies" organized by Annamalai University, Annamalainagar on 20-31 May 2000
  • "Training Program on - FEEL Facilitator programme" organized by AIM INSIGHTS, Mangalore, a HRD organisation recognized by Govt. of India on April 1998
  • "Training Program on - Programming of Machining Centers" organized by ACE MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS, Bangalore on December 1996
  • "Training Program on - Technical Teacher Training Programme" organized by Technical Teachers Training Institute, Chennai on December 1992

Membership

  • Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education ISTE, since 1992

Area of Interest

  •   IC engine combustion
  •   Alternative fuels
  •   Optimization