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Fashion Technology

Fashion Technology - Placement

Staff Achievements

  1. A student team won the second prize of Rs. 10000/- (guided by Dr. D. Raja ASP, Mr. K. Mani, AP and Dr. G. Gunasekaran,  along with the citations in a regional-level project work presentation contest' TechNow 2014', jointly organised by AIMO (All India Manufacturers Organisation) and Anna University, Chennai at Anna University, Chennai, among over 150 participating teams across the country.
  2. Dr.M. Usha Principal Investigator, Dr. D. Raja Co-Principal Investigator and Department Team of FT Staff, Prof. K. Mani, Prof. G. Gunasekaran and Prof.S.Priyalatha received grant of 18.5 Lakhs from DST for Womens Technology Park Project – “Sewing machine for differently abled women”. for a period of 2017-2020  (On Going)
  3. Dr.G.Gunasekaran Principal Investigator, Dr.C.Prakash and Dr.D.Raja – Co-Principal Investigator received grant of 15 Lakhs from DST for FIST Project – “Textile Fabric Defect Detection using Intelligent Image Analytics” for a period of 2017-2020 (On going)
  4. Dr.D.Raja (Project Guide) and Mrs.S.Priyalatha (PhD Scholar) received grant of 1.3 Lakhs from IEI India under R and D Grant in Aid Scheme for the project – “Design, development and optimization of a moisture management simulator to quantify moisture transfer in active sportswear “ for a period of 2016-2018. (On Going)

Faculty Award

Academic year Name of the Faculty Designation Title of Award/ Recognition Name of the Organization (Award by) Date of award/ recognition received
2017 - 2018 J.Balaji Assistant Professor Mentor NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) IIT Madras 25.01.2018
J.Balaji Assistant Professor Top Performing Mentor NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) IIT Madras 14.07.2018
AIMO  (All India Manufacturers Organisation, Chennai) Awards:
  • Second prize of Rs. 50000/- guided by Dr. G. Gunasekaran, Asso. Prof. / FT
  • Consolation prize of Rs. 10000/- guided by Mr. C. Prakash, AP/FT

Two student teams won the second prize of Rs. 50000/- (guided by Dr. G. Gunasekaran, Associate Prof. / FT) and the consolation prize of Rs. 10000/- (guided by Mr. C. Prakash, AP/FT) along with the citations received from the then Governor of Tamil Nadu His Excellency Sri. Surjeet Singh Barnala, in a regional-level project work presentation contest 'TechNow 2010', jointly organised by AIMO (All India Manufacturers Organisation) and Anna University, Chennai at Anna University, Chennai, among over 100 participating teams across the country.

Funds received from AICTE/ DST/ IEI :
S. No. Name of the Funding Agency (AICTE / Others) Name of the Scheme Name of the  co-ordinator Name of the  Co-coordinator Programme Title Year of Funding Duration
From To
1 AICTE Staff Development Programme (SDP) Dr. C.V.Koushik Dr.D.Raja Computer-Integrated Fabric, Apparel Design and Garment Manufacture 2010 22.11.10 04.12.10
2 AICTE Staff Development Programme (SDP) DR.C.V.Koushik Dr.D.Raja Advances in Functional Finishes on Textiles and Garments 2011 21.11.11 03.12.11
3 AICTE Faculty Development Programme (FDP) Dr. G. Gunasekaran - Keeping Pace with Modern Textile, Garment Technology and Manufacture 2013 03.06.13 15.06.13
4 DST Instrumentation Development Programme Dr.D.Raja Mr.K.Mani
Dr.G.Gunasekaran
Modification of Industrial Grade Sewing Machine for Differently Abled persons 2016 04.01.2016 03.01.2018
5 The Institution of Engineers (India) R&D Grant-in-aid Scheme Dr.D.Raja Mrs.S.Priyalatha Design, development and optimisation of a moisture management simulator to quantify moisture transfer in active sportswear 2016 27.6.2016 26.6.2017
6 The Institution of Engineers (India) R&D Grant-in-aid Scheme Dr. M. Ramesh Kumar Mr. S. Paramasivam Experimental study on performance behavior of RC beam using high performance textile Reinforcement for Precast Construction 2016 27.7.2016 26.7.2017
7 DST Womens Technology Park Dr.M.Usha

Dr.D.Raja
Department Team:
Dr.G.Gunasekaran
Mr.K.Mani

Mrs.S.Priyalatha
Sewing Machine for Differently abled women 2017 2017 2020

Funds received for Conferences

S No. Name of the Conference Name of the co-ordinator Dates Funding agency
1 ECO-STEPS 2009 Dr. C.V.Koushik 13.08.09 &
14.08.09
DST – 50,000
CSIR – 40,000
MEAF – 50,000
2 World-Class Manufacturing of Textiles and Garments - 2012 Dr. C.V.Koushik 14. 09. 2012 AICTE

TNSCST funded students project - Guided by Ms. M. Srividya, AP/FT

A students' project titled, 'Recycling of knitted fabric waste into sanitary napkin with herbal finishes', secured an amount of Rs 6000 granted by TNSCST, Chennai and it also won the First Prize in a presentation organised at Chennai during April, 2012