Mechanical Engineering

Name of the Department : Mechanical Engineering
Course : BE
Level : UG
1st Yr of Approval by the Council : 730-52-292 (E)/ET/96, 23 Dec’96
Year wise Sanctioned Intake : 2016-17 – 180
2015-16 – 180
2014-15 – 180
2013-14 – 180
2012-13 – 180
Year wise Actual Admissions : 2016-17 – 160
2015-16 – 173
2014-15 – 180
2013-14 – 158
2012-13 –178
Cut off marks – General Quota
Branch Name
2014 2015 2014 2015 2014 2015 2014 2015 2014 2015 2014 2015 2014 2015
OC BC BCM MBC SC SCA ST
MECH 193.00 192.25 198.33 195.17 189.50 193.00 194.00 194.50 189.17 184.25 172 173.25 - 190.25
% Students passed with Distinction : 2015-16 – 11.4%
2014-15 – 9.06%
2013-14 – 15%
2012-13 –60% 
2011-12 – 54% 
% Students passed with First Class : 2015-16 – 78%
2014-15 – 88.05%
2013-14 – 85% 
2012-13 – 40% 
2011-12 – 46% 
Student Placed : : 2015-16 – 183
2014-15 – 64
2013-14 – 50
2012-13 – 49 
2011-12 – 58
Average Pay Package. Rs/Yr : 2015-16 – 1.6 lakhs / Year
2014-15 – 2.56 lakhs / Year
2013-14 – 3.9 lakhs / Year
2012-13 – 3.8 lakhs / Year 
2011-12 – 3.9 lakhs / Year 
Students opted for Higher Studies : 22
Accreditation Status of the Programme : -
Doctoral Courses : YES
Foreign Collaborations, if any : YES
Preparation of coated micro electrodes, Mini research project executed in the Department of Industrial and Management systems engineering, “Center for Nontraditional Manufacturing Research (CNMR), University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 940 North 17th, Lincoln”, NE, USA 68588 under the guidance of Prof. K.P. Rajurkar, Center Director – 6th March to 3rd April 2009
Professional Society Memberships : Students: 220, Staff: 30
Professional activities :
Sl. No. Title Venue Faculty attended Status National / International
1. Research Update GCT, Coimbatore Dr.R.M Arunachalam National
2. Short term training programme on 'Advanced Engineering Optimization Through Intelligent Techniques' Sardar Vallabhai National Institute of Technology, Surat. Prof.J.S.
Senthilkumar
National
3. SDP on 'Micro and Nano technology for power generation and energy conversion application' Adhiyaman College of Engg. Hosur Mr.R.Sasikumar National
4. SDP on 'CAD & FEM' Motilal Nehru Institute of Technology. Allahabad Mr.N.Ravikumar National
5. SDP on 'CAD & FEM' Motilal Nehru Institute of Technology. Allahabad Mr.S. Lakshmanakumar National
6. National Seminar on 'Micromachining and Manufacturing' Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai Dr.R.M Arunachalam National
7. Short term course on 'Electron Microscopy' NIT, Trichy Dr.R.M Arunachalam National
8. Short term course on 'Electron Microscopy' NIT, Trichy Mr.R.Sasikumar National
9. Short term course on 'Electron Microscopy' NIT, Trichy Prof.S. Dharmalingam National
10. Special Lecture on 'Nano Materials' CSI College of Engg., Coimbatore Dr.R.M Arunachalam National
11. Winter school on 'Micro Machining and Micro Fabrication' Central Manufacturing Technology Institute, Bangalore. Dr.R.M Arunachalam National
12. 38th ISTE Annual Convention & National Seminar KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Dr. P.Marimuthu National
13. 38th ISTE Annual Convention & National Seminar KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Dr. N.Elango National
14. International Workshop – Nanoscience and Technology Anna University, Chennai Mr.R.Sasikumar International
15. International Workshop – Nanoscience and Technology Anna University, Chennai Mr.S.
Dharmalingam
International
16. One Day National workshop – Statist Strategies for Research Scholars Sona College of Technology, Salem Mr.R.Viswanathan National
17. National workshop– Statist Strategies for Research Scholars Sona College of Technology, Salem Mr.S.Lakshmana Kumar National
18. One Day Training Programme – Rapid Prototyping PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore Mr.R.Viswanathan National
19. Short Term Training Programme - Rapid Product Development VNIT, Nagpur Mr.R.Viswanathan National
20. Two day course on Testing and characterization of Materials IIT, Chennai Mr.R.Sasikumar International
21. Workshop on 'Micromachining'. NIT Trichy Dr.R.M Arunachalam National
22. Training on miniature 4 axis machine tool School of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK. Dr.R.M Arunachalam International
23. Surface Engineering for Industrial Applications Surface Technologies, Chennai. Dr.R.M Arunachalam International
24. SAE INDIA Edu Meet 2010 Amirta University,
coimbatore.
V.M.Madhavan National
25 SAE INDIA Edu Meet 2010 Amirta University,
coimbatore.
Prof. K.Rajkumar National
26. Study on the effect of Mahcine vision in real time application – Robot welding Tamilnadu college of Engineering-coimbatore Prof.P.Thamilarasi International
27. Automation of robot welding using machine vision Kongu engineering college Prof.P.Thamilarasi International
28. Material flow and strain rate analysis of forward extrusion process using defrom Manipal Institute of Technology, Karnataka Dr.R.Venkatesan National
29. Impact of oxygen enriched combustion on heat release curves in a single cylinder diesel engine Satyabama university, Chennai Prof.K.Rajkumar International
30 Two Week ISTE Workshop on Heat Transfer Organized by IIT Bombay GCE Salem V.M Madhavan
R. Mohan K.Muralidharan
D. Senthilkumar
K. Shanmugavel
A. Sivapragasam
National
31 Two Week ISTE Workshop on Engineering Thermodynamics Oraganized by IIT Bombay   Sona College of Technology V. Kaviarasan
R. Mohan K.Muralidharan
D. Senthilkumar
K. Shanmugavel
A. Sivapragasam R.Venkatesan
T. Vinny Daniel David
National
32 Two Week ISTE Workshop on Engineering Mechanics Oraganized by IIT Bombay Sona College of Technology A.r Venkataramanan
V.M Madhavan
P.Thamilarasi
National
33 Two Days Workshop ON Evolutionary Algorithms Knowledge Institute Of Tecnhology ,Salem Mr.A.Ranjithkumar , Mr.V.Suresh, Mr.S.AravindhaBalaji, Mr.A.R.Venkataramanan, Mr. M.Pradeep kumar, Mr.S.Vetrivel ,Mr.M.Srinivasan, Mr.V.Kaviarasan National
34 16th ISTE TN & PONDICHERRY Section State Level Faculty Convention 2014 Excel College of Engg. And Technology, Namakkal Mr.B.Iniyaraja National
35 Participated in the one day Matlab Workshop Karpagam College Of Engg.,Coimbatore Mr.E.Mohankumar National
36 Participated in the two days workshop on LaTeX Sona College of Technology, P.Thamilarasi National
37  Attended One day National level workshop on Welding technology  Jayalakshmi Institute of Technology P.Thamilarasi National
38 PRE – Conference Workshop BMC , Bangalore. Mr. A. R. Venkatramanan International
39 Workshop on “NDT” Narasu’s Sarathy Institute of Technology, Salem Mr. A. R. Venkatramanan
Mr. U. Gobikrishnan
Mr.G.Sudharsan
Mr. V. Suresh
Mr. G.Sivaraman
Mr.A.Ranjith Kumar
National
40 One day Workshop ”Stress Management Technology for Work –Life Balance” Sona College of Technology, Salem – 5 Mr. A. R. Venkatramanan National
41 Conference on Innovation in Engineering and Technology Narasu’s Sarathy Institute of Technology, Salem Dr. K. Muralidharan
Mr. A. R. Venkatramanan
Mr. P. Balasubramaniam
National
42 Two –Days National Conference on
” Optimization Techniques in engineering Science and Technology”
Sona College of Technology, Salem – 5 Mr. M. Manimurugan
Mr. S. Vetrivel
National
43 Two Days FDP “Enjoyable Coding” Sona College of Technology, Salem - 5 Mr. A. R. Venkatramanan
Mr. U. Gobikrishnan
Mr.G.Sudharsan
Mr. G.Sivaraman
National
44 Conference “Optimization of MRR and TWR in Micro Electro Discharge Machining of SS316L using Taguchi approach ” Selvam College of Technology, Namakkal Dr. P. Suresh International
45 One – Week FDP Programme ”Engineering Optimization Techniques and Modern Manufacturing Concepts” Government College of Engineering, Salem Dr. R. Venkatesan
Dr. P. Suresh
Dr. D. Senthil Kumar
Dr. K. Muralidharan
Dr. R. Mohan
Mr. M. Manimurugan
National
46 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, Zonal Review Committee Member to review the Papers of IET” 16. High Court of Madras & Karnataka. President, Recruitment Analysis Council. Dr. K. Muralidharan
Dr. D. Senthil Kumar
National
47 Two –Days Conference On “ Advanced Engineering and Technology for Sustainable Development” Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore - 32 Mr. P. Balasubramaniam International
Consultancy activities :
S.No Company Job Details Revenue generated (Rs. in lakhs)
2015-16
1 M/s. Megawin Fabrications VCB Coil plunger 1.3
2 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Centre Draw out roller Bush & Roller pin VC-7 Core Shaft
3 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Eye Bolt VC-7 Core Shaft
4 M/s. Megawin Fabrications, Guide cylinder
5 M/s. Megawin Fabrications, KEY WAY BUSH
6 M/s. Megawin Fabrications, Centre Draw out roller Bush & Roller pin  VC-7 Core Shaft
7 M/s. Megawin Fabrications, Eye Bolt
8 M/s. Megawin Fabrications VCB Coil plunger
9 M/s. Megawin Fabrications VC-7 Core Shaft
10 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Eye Bolt
11 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Centre Draw out roller Bush & Roller pin 
12 M/s. Megawin Fabrications VCB Coil plunger
13 M/s. KBK Engineering Works Bypassflep 0.01
14 M/s Kangeyan Machining and Tooling Kingpin bush 0.03
2016-17
1 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Eye Bolt(M12 X 1 mm) 0.4
2 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Eye Bolt(M12 X 1.75mm)
3 M/s. Megawin Fabrications Centre Draw out roller Bush & Roller pin 
4 M/s. KBK Engineering Works VCB Coil plunger 0.09
Grants fetched :
Project Title Project Duration Amount Received Funding Agency Status (Completed/In progress ) Number of faculty involved
Low cost technique for synthesis of Nano structured Materials 2 Years 10.62 Lakhs DST In progress 3
Studies on the pulse plating of Silver for the Jewelry Industry 2 Years 7.50
Lakhs
AICTE In progress 2
Modernization of IC Engine Lab 2 Years 7.50
Lakhs
AICTE In progress 2
Development and Performance Analysis of a Combined Micro EDM and Micro ECM Setup 3 Years 10.50 Lakhs AICTE In progress 1
Cooling of CPU with composite heat sink 3 Years 8.6 Lakhs AICTE In progress 2
Condensation heat transfer 3 Years 12.6 Lakhs AICTE In progress 2
Design, Fabrication and control of light weight five axis robotic manipulator with indexing type end effector 3 Years 6.07 Lakhs ISRO In progress 2
Design and Development of 3 axis Multipurpose Micro Machining Setup 2 years 10.0Lakhs AICTE In progress 1
 
Training Attended :
Sl. No. Title Venue and Period Faculty attended Status National / International
1. Training on miniature 4 axis machine tool School of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.  09.02.2010 - 19.02.2010 Dr.R.M Arunachalam International
2. Surface Engineering for Industrial Applications Surface Technologies, Chennai. 24.03.2010 - 25.03.2010 Dr.R.M Arunachalam International
3. SAE INDIA Edu Meet 2010 Amirta University,
coimbatore. 30.8.2010 - 31.8.2010
V.M.Madhavan National
4. SAE INDIA Edu Meet 2010 Amirta University,
coimbatore. 30.8.2010 - 31.8.2010
Prof. K.Rajkumar National
5. Nano MAT 2010 Anna University, Guindy Prof.Sasikumar & Mr.A.Jegan National
6. SAE INDIA supra 2012 Budh International Cicuit Noida,Delhi Dr.R. Mohanr & Prof. V.Kaviarasan National
7 Gest Lecture on Micro Machining DGCT,Salem Dr.R.venkatesan National
8 Two Days Workshop ON Evolutionary Algorithms NIT,Trichy Mr.V.Suresh National
9 Two Days ISTE Workshop on Computational fluid Dynamics -2012 IIT Bombay Dr. D. Senthilkumar National
10 CII Bangalore chapter CII -Bangalore Mr.K.G.Saravanan
Prof.Suresh
Mr.M.Manimurugan
National
11 Two Days ISTE Workshop on Engineering Thermodynamics -2013 IIT Bombay A. Sivapragasam National
12 Two days ISTE Workshop on Engineering Mechanics -2013 IIT Bombay Dr. K.Muralidharan National
13 Two Days Workshop on NBA & NACC Engg. Staff College of India, Hyderabad Dr.R.venkatesan National
14 ENERGY AUDIT- A Practical Approach, UNIDO Consultant, Malaysia. Sona College of Technology, Salem – 5 Dr. K. Muralidharan
Dr. R. Mohan
Dr. S. Mahalingam
Mr. K. Shanmugavel
Mr. V. M. Madhavan
Mr. R. Yuvaraj
National
15 ICAARA - 2016 PSG, Coimbatore Mr. S. Lakshmanakumar
Mr. A. R. Venkatramanan
National
16 Internal Quality Audit and conducting programmes by being an active member of Sona- QMS since. Sona College of Technology, Salem – 5 Dr. K. Muralidharan National
17 Two days Workshop powder Metallurgy Technology & Application IIT – Madras, Chennai Mr. M. Srinivasan,
Mr. S. Vetrivel
National
Department Achievements :

University Rank Holders of the Department

S.No Year B.E / M.E Name University Rank Obtained
1 2007 B.E Mechanical Kamalraj Anna University of Technology 28
2 2008 M.E. PDD Sankaranarayanan Anna University of Technology I
3 2008 M.E ( Thermal) Mr.S. Rajesh Kanna Anna University of Technology I
4 2008 M.E. (ED) Mr.R.Bharathidhasan Anna University of Technology III
5 2009 B.E Mechanical Mr. S. Nandakumar Anna University of Technology XXV
6 2010 B.E Mechanical Mr. S. Jeevamanickam Anna University of Technology 32
7 2010 M.E. (ED) Mr. Senthilkumar Anna University of Technology 1
8 2011 B.E Mechanical Mr. R. Vivek
Mr. N. Shanmugavel
Anna University of Technology 1
9 2012 M.E. PDD Mr. C. Venkatesh Anna University of Technology 1
10 2012 B.E Mechanical Mr. Ronald Rexon Anna University of Technology 1
11 2013 B.E Mechanical Mr. K.Ananth Anna University of Technology 4
Distinguished Alumni : 5 students