Dr. A. JEGAN ME., PhD.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Sona College of Technology,
Salem-636 005,
Tamil Nadu, India.
91 - 427 - 2443545, 4099999 Ext: 4099716

Sl No Course Institution/Board/ University Year of Passing Class Obtained
1 Ph.D (Mechanical Engg) Anna University, Chennai. 2014 Commendable
2 M.E. (Engineering Design.) Anna University, Chennai. 2008 First Class
3 B.E., (Mechanical Engg.) Periyar University, Salem. 2002 First Class

Area of Interest
  • Electroplating, Nanocomposite Coatings, Optimization.

Academic and Professional Honors
  • Life member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)
  • Inter National Journal reviewer for Journal of Science and Engineering of Composite Materials.

Sl. No Name of the Organization Period of service Designation
From To
1Sona College of Tech, Salem 23-12-2002 30-11-2009 Lecturer
2 Sona College of Tech, Salem 01-12- 2009 30-11-2011 Senior Lecturer
3 Sona College of Tech, Salem 01-12-2011 31-12-2012 Assistant Professor(Sr.G)
4 Sona College of Tech, Salem 01-01-2013 31-01-2019 Associate Professor
5 Sona College of Tech, Salem 01-02-2019 Till Date Professor

  1. Jegan, A& Natarajan, S 2017, ‘An under-actuated finger mechanism with motion and force augmentation capability’, 4287/CHE/2015 dated 17-08-2015. Date of Publication 24/02/2017 – First examination report submitted(FER)
  2. Jegan, A& Natarajan, S 2017, ‘Under-actuated finger mechanisms for space and prosthetic applications’, 5219/CHE/2015 dated 30-09-2015. Date of Publication 31/03/2017 -First examination report submitted (FER)

  1. Received a sanction letter from AICTE MODROBS (2019) Project proposal with the cost of Rs 7.5 lakhs
  2. Submitted a project proposal in the DST Nano technology with the cost of 25 lakhs
  3. Two project proposals submitted in the SERB – The status of the proposal is not recommended.

Journal Publications

International Journals:

  1. Jegan A& Venkatesan R. ‘Characterization and optimization of pulse electro deposition of Ni/nano-Al2O3 composite coatings’,International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 479, 2013. (Sci Journal)
  2. Jegan A Venkatesan R &Arunachalam, RM 2013, ‘Mechanical properties of Ni-nano-Al2O3 composite coatings on AISI 304 stainless steel by pulsed electrodeposition’, Sci. Eng. Compos. Mater.vol.23, no.3. pp.n351-358. (Sci Journal)
  3. Jegan A Pulse electro deposition of Ni/Nano-Al2O3 Composite Coatings on Cast Iron Cylinder Liner, Materials Research, 21, 03, 01-Jun-2018 (Sci Journal)
  4. Natarajan, P, Jegan, A& Sankar Ganesh, S, ‘Development of numerical model for predicting the characteristics of Ni-SiC nano composite coatings on AISI 1022 substrate’, Materials Research Express, vol.6, no.8. (2019) (Sci Journal)
  5. Natarajan, P, Jegan, A &Mohanraj, M, ‘Wearbehavior of Ni-TiO2 nano composite coating on AISI 1022 CS by pulse electrodeposition’, Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems, vol.23, no.3, pp.177-181(2020) Sci Journal)
  6. Shathishkumar, JS & Jegan, A, ‘Assessment on the microhardness and corrosion resistance characteristics of Ni-SiC and Ni-MWCNT coatings by pulse reverse electrodeposition technique’, Mater. Res. Express 7 (2020) 055012, (Sci Journal)
  7. Shathishkumar, JS & Jegan, A Tribological Investigation of NickelNanocomposite Coated Piston RingsReinforced with Multi-Walled CarbonNanotubes, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, (Accepted) Sci Journal
  8. Srivathsan, R., Karthick Venkatesh, G, Arunachalam, RM, Jegan, A & Prasanna Kumar, J 2010, ‘Development of Nano Crystalline Nickel Coating for Engineering Applications’, Key Engineering Materials, vol. 443, pp. 487-492.(Scopus)
  9. Suresh V, Jegan A, Mohan R, Mahendran A, Gokulanathan L, Experimental Study of Heat Transfer Rate In A Stainless Steel Heating Element Using Nano Coating, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.10.366 , Materials Today: Proceedings. (Scopus)
  10. Suresh V, Jegan A, Microstructure,mechanical and triological characteristics of plasma and HVOF sprayed Cr3C2-PS.ZrO2 coatings- Materials Today 33, Part 1, 2020, Pages 1137-1143(Scopus)
  11. L Gokulanathan, A.Jegan, V.SURESH, A.MAHENDRAN. ‘Microhole drilling of Aluminium 6063 using electrochemical micromachining’, Test Engineering and Management Journal, ISSN: 0193-4120 Vol. 83, Issue, 12, pg no: 11757-11765, May-June, 2020.(Scopus)
  12. L.Gokulanathan, A.Jegan, ‘Electrochemical Micromachining of Titanium Alloys-A Review’, Test Engineering and Management Journal, ISSN: 0193-4120 Vol. 83, pg no: 11766-11781, May-June, 2020. (Scopus)
  13. A Mahendran, A. Jegan& M Srinivasan, Design of fatigue Analysis of wind mill gear box , International Journal of Scientific Research And Innovations, 5, V, Page 17 - 24, 01-Jul-2018.
  14. A Jegan, Surface Modification Of Mild Steel by electro deposition Process With Ni-Zro2 , Advances In Natural and Applied Sciences, 9, 10, Page 49 - 53, 01-Jun-2016(Scopus)
  15. S Natarajan, A Jegan& R Vivekananthan, Grasp force Analysis of An Under actuated Robotic Finger with Spring Force Augmentation, International Journal Of Printing, Packing & Allied Sciences, 4, 6, Page 4,827 - 4,835, 01-Dec-2016
  16. B Srivijai, A Jegan, M Babu & B. Iniyaraja,Experimental on Conventional Metal Cutting- Understanding the Roles Played by various Cutting Parameters Tool Material HSS, Indian Journal of Scientific Research, 20, 2, 01-Mar-2018.(Scopus)
  17. C Thangavel, A Jegan& M Saravanan, Static structural and dynamic properties Examination of Savonius VAWT Blades made of aluminum using Ansys, International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering, 9 -4 Feb 2020.(Scopus)
  18. C Thangavel, A Jegan& S Natarajan, A Study of selectively deformable structure of wing of an aircraft, International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, 29, 7, (2020) pp. 12191-12204(Scopus)
  19. C Thangavel, A Jegan, Performance analysis of aircraft morphed wing with NACA0021 Airfoil, Journal of the Balkan Tribological Association, 26, 2, (2020) pp 428-440.(Scopus)
  20. A. Mahendran,Dr.A. Jegan,L.Gokulanathan, V.Suresh, Design and Development of Non Intersecting Gear Mechanism by Forced Ball Drive, The Mattingley Publishing Co., Inc.ISSN: 0193-4120, 83, 11726 - 11730(Scopus)
  21. Srivijai B &Jegan A. Effect of sintering temperature on (HSS-TiC) cutting tool life enhancement for Cast Iron Machining, TEST engineering & Management, 11922-11930, May- June 2020
  22. Srivijai B, Jegan A, Review and Experimental on combination of FE-PCL3 nanoparticles by machnochemical dispensation with ball milling, Journal of Manufacturing Engineering, September 2108, 3, 158-164
International Conferences
  1. Jegan, A, Venkatesan, R, Deepak Kumar, M & Manjunath, M 2013, ‘Mechanical Properties and Microstructure Assessment of Ni - nano Al2O3 Composite Coatings on Piston Rings by Pulsed Electro deposition’, International conference on Energy Efficient Technologies for Sustainability, ICEETS-2013.
  2. A Jegan, Microstructure Assessment of High-Energy Ball Milled Nano SiC Particles , International Conference on Recent Advances in Technology, Engineering and Science., Department of Mechanical Engineering, 28-Jul-2016, 27-Jul-2016.
  3. A Jegan, Design and Fatigue Analysis of Wind Mill Gear Box, International Conference on Scientific Research and Innovations (ICSRI), Chennai Institute of Technology and Atalon Product Centre Private Limited, 07-Apr-2018, 06-Apr-2018
  4. A Jegan, Synthesis and characterization of Ni-TiO2 nano composite coating on Inconel 617 by pulsed electrodeposition using RSM optimization, International Conference on Future Generation Functional materials & Research (ICMR-2020) Pace Institute of Technology&Sciences, Valluru, 12-14 March 2020.
  5. A Jegan, Smart electrolyte filtration and drain system with discharge measurement, an international virtual conference on applied science, technology management and language studies(ASTMLS – 2020) on 11th and 12th December 2020
National Conferences
  1. Jegan, A 2008, ‘Analysis of tool edge radius effect in machining of Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastics (GFRP) composite materials: A FEM simulation approach’ National conference on Application of Emerging Technologies-2008.
  2. Jegan, A 2012,‘Influence of pulse parameters on the micro-structure and microhardness of pulse electrodeposited Ni/nano Al2O3 composite coatings’, National conference on Innovative research on new Technologies (IRONS 2K12).
  3. Jegan, A 2012,‘Mechanical properties of Ni-nano Al2O3 composite coatings by pulse electro deposition’, National conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (NCAME -2012).
  4. Jegan, A 2013,‘Study of microstructure and microhardness of Ni/nano Al2O3 composite coatings on cylinder liner by pulsed electro deposition’, National conference on Technological Advancements in Mechanical Engineering (TAME – 2013).
  5. A Jegan, Optimization of Pulse Electro deposition and Ni-Sic Nano Composite Coatings Using Response Surface Methodology, NCME 2018, Sona College of Technology, 02-Mar-2018
  6. A Jegan, Surface Morphology and Wear Behaviour of Ni-Sic Nano Composite Coating by Pulse electro deposition, NCME 2018, Sona College of Technology, 02-Mar-2018.
  7. A Jegan, Comparative Experimental Evaluation of Nickel and Copper Alloy by Using Micro Electro Chemical Machining Setup, NCME 2018, Sona College of Technology, 02-Mar-2018.
  8. A Jegan, Improving the corrosion and wear resistance of AZ91 Magnesiom alloy by pulse electro deposition of Ni-Si3N4 nano composite coating. Nov 29-30, 2019 GCE- Bargur

Seminar / Workshop/ Conference Participation
  1. Attended one day workshop on ‘Renewable Energy Sources’ 22th Aug 2006 organized by Sona College of Technology, Salem. Tamilnadu, India
  2. Attended one day National workshop on statistical tools and strategies for research scholars during 26th June 2009 organized by Sona College of Technology, Salem. Tamilnadu, India.
  3. Attended one day training on ‘Rapid Prototyping ´ Conducted by Department of TIFAC-CORE IN PRODUCT DESIGN 30th Oct 2009 at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. Tamil nadu, India.
  4. Attended two days ISTE regional conference 2009 on ‘Strategies for enhancing research in technical institutions’ organized by ISTE-New Delhi, ISTE-TN &P section and Sona College of Technology Salem-5 during 13-14 of November 2009.
  5. Attended two days Indo-German workshop on ‘Advanced Precision Engineering & light weight structures’, organized by PSG College of Technology during 30th Nov. &1st Dec 2009
  6. Attended three days course (25-27th Feb2010) on “Synthesis and Characterization of Nano Materials” at KLEF University, Guntur Andhra Pradesh during 25th to 27th Feb 2010,
  7. Attended two days National workshop on Surface Engineering (SURE’10) organized by Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Annamalai University, 9-10, April 2010 Department of Manufacturing Engineering, Annamalai University
  8. Attended Two days national workshop on ‘Nano Materials and its Applications NANOMAT 2010’ organized by Department of Manufacturing Engineering, College of Engineering Guindy Campus, Anna university Chnnei-25 during 20th & 21thSep, 2010.