Dr.P.Suresh
Professor, Department of Mechatronics Engineering
Sona College of Technology, Salem – 636 005
Ph: +91 – 427 – 4099999 Ext: 888 Email : suresh_p_g@sonatech.ac.in,



Academic Profile
Degree Branch Institute Year
Ph.D., Smart Manufacturing Anna University 2015
M.E., Computer aided design Govt. College of Engineering, Salem 1998
B.E., Mechanical Engineering Govt. College of Engineering, Erode 1996

Experience
Period No of Years Designation Department Institution
01.06.2018 to Til date - Professor & HOD Mechatronics Engineering Sona College of Technology, Salem
01.02.2010 to 01.05.2018 8.4 Professor Mechanical Engineering  Sona College of Technology, Salem
01.02.2004 to 01.01.2010 6 Asst. professor Mechanical Engineering Sona College of Technology, Salem
01.02.2003 to 01.02.2004 1 Sr. Lecturer Mechanical Engineering Sona College of Technology, Salem
10.06.1998 to 01.02.2003 4.8 Lecturer Mechanical Engineering Sona College of Technology, Salem

Publications

International Journals

  1. Suresh P, Venkatesan R, Sekar T, Sathiyamoorthy V, “Study of microEDM parameters of Stainless Steel 316L: Material Removal Rate Optimization using Genetic Algorithm”, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, e-ISSN : 0975-4024, p-ISSN : 2319-8613, 2014, Vol 6 No 2, PP 1065-1071. (Scopus indexed)
  2. Periyak gounder Suresh, Rajamanickam Venkatesan, Tamil perruvalathan Sekar, Natarajan Elango, varatharajan Sathiyamoorthy, “Optimization of Intervening Variables in MicroEDM of SS 316L using a Genetic Algorithm and Response-Surface Methodology”, Strojniški vestnik – Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 2014, , Vol 60 I No 10, PP 656-664. https://doi.org/10.5545/sv-jme.2014.1665 (SCI indexed)
  3. Suresh P, Venkatesan R, Sekar T, “Development of low cost 3 axes Table top Micro Electro Discharge Machining (MicroEDM)”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER),ISSN 1087-1090, 2015, Vol 10 No 50,  PP 226-229. (Scopus indexed)
  4. V.Sathiyamoorthy, T. Sekar, P. Suresh, R. Vijayan, N. Elango, “Optimization of processing parameters in electrochemical machining of AISI 202 using response surface methodology, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Taylors university, 2015, Vol. 10, No. 6, 780-789. (SCI indexed)
  5. Kannan P R, Palaniswamy E, Sekar T, Suresh P, Senthil Kumar C, “Nano Powder Mixed ECM of Inconel 718 using ANFIS and RSM”, International Journal of Advanced Engineering Technology, 2016, Vol. 7, No. 2, 546-552. (ICI indexed)
  6. Suresh P, Venkatesan R, Sekar T, Kannan P R, “Investigation and Multi Objective Optimization of MRR And TWR using Taguchi Technique in Micro Electro Discharge Machining”, Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, 2016, Vol. 6, No. 6, 2165-2174. (ICI indexed)
  7. P R Kannan, E Palaniswamy,T Sekar, P Suresh, “Prediction of Surface Roughness Model for Nano Copper Suspended Electrochemically Machined Inconel 718 using ANFIS”, Asian Journal of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, 2016, Vol. 6, No. 6 (Special Issue), 104-113. (ICI indexed)
  8. Suresh P, Kumaravel P, Gobi Krishnan, Sudersan G, “Experimental Investigation of Stainless Steel 316L Micro Electro Chemical Process using RSM and ANFIS”, International Journal of Advanced Research in Basic Engineering Sciences and Technology [IJARBEST], 2017, Vol. 3, No. 57-62.
  9. Saravanan A and Suresh P, “Investigation of diesel tank pressure using numerical and analytical methods”, International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET), 2017, Vol. 8, No. 12, 407-416. (Scopus indexed)
  10. Saravanan A Suresh P Suderson G, Suresh V, “Static Analysis and Weight Reduction of Aluminum Casting Alloy Connecting Rod Using Finite Element Method”, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD), 2018, Vol. 8, No. 3, 507-518. (Scopus indexed)
  11. Saravanan A Suresh P, Arthanari V, Nethaji S & Muthukumar S “Design and Analysis Of Trestle Hydraulic Jack Using Finite Element Method”, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD), 2018, Vol. 8, No. 6, 437-448. (Scopus indexed)
  12. Saravanan A Suresh P, “Finite element analysis of bending and dynamic response of a power transmission spur gear”, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Springer, 2019, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6374-0_57, 511-525. (Scopus indexed)
  13. Saravanan A Suresh P, “Investigation of fatigue life and dynamic behaviour of magnesium alloy of an automobile connecting rod”, International Journal of Caribbean Journal of Science, 2019, Vol. 53, No. 2, 1576-1596. (SCI indexed)
  14. A Saravanan and P, Suresh and S, Arvidha Balaji and G, Sudharsan, “Optimization of Heavy Duty Three Wheeler Front Suspension Coil Spring Using FEA”. Proceedings of International Conference on Recent Trends in Computing, Communication & Networking Technologies (ICRTCCNT) 2019. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3439977 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3439977
  15. Saravanan Annamalai, Suresh Periyakgoundar, Sudharsan Gunasekaran, “Magnesium Alloys: A Review of Applications”, Materials and Technology, 2019, DOI:10.17222/mit.2019.065, Vol. 53, No. 6, 881-890. (SCI indexed)
  16. Sengottuvelu Ramesh, Santhakumaran Vetrivel, Periyakgounder Suresh, Varadaraju Kaviarasan, “Characterization techniques for nano particles: A practical top down approach to synthesize copper nano particles from copper chips and determination of its effect on planes”, Materials Today: Proceedings, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.01.157(Scopus indexed)
  17. Jamuna E, Suresh P, Duraisivam S & Benjamin Lazarus S, “Influence of Nickel & Manganese Particles On Copper Metal Matrix Composite For Heat Exchanger Tubes”, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD), 2020, Vol. 10, No. 2, 325-334. (Scopus indexed)
  18. Saravanan Annamalai, Suresh Periyakgoundar, Kumaravel Paramasivam, and Aravindha Balaji Selvaraj, “Investigation of Bending, Sound Absorption, and Damping Properties of AZ91D-Swivel Plate”, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1155/2020/9621921,  Vol. 2020. (SCI indexed)
  19. Sudharsan G, Suresh P, Sivalingam A & Saravanan Annamalai, “Experimental Study on Micro Electrochemical Machining of SS 316L Using Teaching Learning Based Optimization”, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD), 2020, Vol. 10, No. 3, 1051-1060. (Scopus indexed)
  20. Kannan. P. R, Senthilkumar. P, Suresh. P & Sekar. T, “Fuzzy Sliding Mode Control for Hydraulic Actuated Active Suspension Using Half Car Model”, International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD), 2020, Vol. 10, No. 4, 90-102. (Scopus indexed)
  21. Udhayakumar Gobikrishnan, Periyagoundar Suresh, Paramasivam Kumaravel, “Drilling investigations on Inconel alloy 625 material of material removal rate using micro electrochemical machining”, Materials Today: Proceedings, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.07.173. (Scopus indexed)
  22. Saravanan Annamalai, Suresh Periyakgounder, Aravindha Balaji Selvaraj, Kumaravel Paramasivam, “Deformation and stress analysis of a fuel tank under static loading condition”, Materials Today: Proceedings, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.07.604. (Scopus indexed)
  23. Sudharsan Gunasekaran, Suresh Periyagounder, Saravanan Annamalai, and Aravindha Balaji, “Design and analysis of compliant microgripper – A review”, AIP Conference Proceedings 2283, 020100 (2020); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0024894. (Scopus indexed)
  24. Duraisivam, S, Suresh P Saravanan A and Jamuna E, “Static, Fatigue and Dynamic Analysis of Automobile Torque Arm Using FEM”, AIP Conference Proceedings 2408, 020012 (2021),  https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0072723 . (WOS indexed)
  25. Duraisivam S, Suresh P, Mahalingam S, Jamuna.E, “Performance Study of EDM Process Parameters using TiC / ZrSiO4 Particulates Reinforced Copper Composite Electrode”, Strojniški vestnik – Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 2021, Vol 67 I No 11, PP 547-556. https://doi.org/10.5545/sv-jme.2021.7254. (SCI indexed)

Books/Book Chapters
  1. Authored a book on “Engineering Graphics and Drawing” (ISBN NO : 978-93-83910-00-7) by Sonaversity, Salem.

Sponsored research (Grants received)
Title Sponsoring Agency Amount Responsibility
Design and Development Of 3 Axes Multipurpose Micro Machining Setup  RPS – 2012-14
(2 Years)
Rs.10,000,00/- Principal Investigator
FIST Grant for Inter-Discipline Research Grant under “Facility Enhancement on NANO Manufacturing” FIST 2016-21 Rs.30,000,00/- Principal Investigator
MSME – Dhothi Folding Machine 2019 Rs.6,000,00/- Principal Investigator
Smart Water Management at Sona Campus Sona – SEED Rs.10,30000/- Principal Investigator
One Day Seminar
on 'Nano Composites Material and its Applications in Manufacturing'
Institution of Engineers Rs.10,000/- Co-Ordinator

International Conferences
  1. N Natarajan, P Suresh, RM Arunachalam, T Jesudas, “Development Of A Table Top Electro Discharge Micromachining Setup”, 3rd International And 24th AIMTDR Conference Programme, 2010, 359-363.
  2. Suresh P  Venkatesan R, Sekar T,Elango N Vijayan R, “A Review on Research Trends in Micro-Electric Discharge Machining (Micro-EDM)”, International Conference on Modeling, Optimization and Computing (ICMOC 2014), 10-11 April 2014.
  3. V. Sathiyamoorthy T.Sekar N.Elango P.Suresh P.R.Kannan, “Optimization Of Processing Parameters In ECM Of AISI 202 Using Multi Objective Genetic Algorithm”, International Conference on Modeling, Optimization and Computing (ICMOC 2014), 10-11 April 2014.
  4. Suresh P, Venkatesan R, Sekar T, Kannan P R, “Optimization of MRR and TWR in Micro Electro Discharge Machining of Stainless Steel 316L Using Taguchi Approach”, International Conference on Advances in Biotechnology, Civil & Mechanical Science (ICABCMS – 2016), 17-18 March 2016.
  5. Sivakumar A, Navaneethakrishnan P, Suresh P, “An Optimization Model for Improvement of Productivity and Quality Using Artificial Intelligence: A Research Article in Fabric Processing Industry for Sustainability”, International Conference on Sustainable Materials, Design and Applications 2016 (ICSMDA 2016), 18-19 March 2016.
  6. Suresh P, Saravanan A, “Analysis of connecting rod using HSLA Steel 4140 and AlS3 casting alloy materials using FEM”, Third International conference on Advances in Biotechnology, Civil & Mechanical Science (ICABCMS – 2017), 17-18 March 2017.
  7. Suresh P, Saravanan A, “Finite Element ANALYSIS of bending and dynamic response of a power transmission spur gear”, Third International conference on Advances in Manufacturing Technology (ICAMT – 2018), 22-23 June 2018.
  8. Suresh P, Saravanan A, “Investigation of fatigue life and dynamic behaviour of a Magnesium alloy of an automobile connecting rod”, International conference on Technological Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME – 2018), 22-23 August 2018.
  9. Suresh P, Sudharsan G, “EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON MICRO ELECTROCHEMICAL MACHINING OF SS 316L USING TEACHING LEARNING BASED OPTIMIZATION”, International Conference on Advances in Materials Processing and Characterisation (ICAMPC – 2019), 10-11 September 2019.
  10. Suresh P, Saravanan A and Sudharsan G, “OPTIMIZATION OF HEAVY DUTY THREE WHEELER FRONT SUSPENTION COIL SPIRING USING FEA”, International Conference on RECENT TRENDS IN COMPUTING, COMMUNICATION AND NETWORKING TECHNOLOGIES-  (ICRTCCNT - 19), 18-19 October 2019.

National Conferences
  1. P Suresh, P.Kumaravel, R.Venkatesan, “Parameter Optimization of Micro Electrical Discharge Machining Using Genetic Algorithm”, National Conference on RECENT TRENDS IN MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY RTMT 2013 By Dept of manufacturing Engineering, Anna University, Chennai.
  2. Manimurugan M, Senthilkumar D, Suresh P, “Performance analysis of diesel blends as additive ethonal, D ethyl ether and ISO butrance fuel for CI engines”, Eleventh National Conference on Optimization Techniques in engineering sciences and technologies OPTEST 2016, 18 March 2016.
  3. Suresh P, Arun kumar S “Optimization Of ECM Process Parameters For Combination Of SS 316L With Platium Electrode”, National Conference on Innovation in Engineering and Technology, 1st April 2016.

FDP Attended
  1. Attended a one-week (12-19 June 2017) FDP on “STRENGTH OF MATERIALS” conducted by KSR College of Technology, Tiruchengode, under Anna university, Chennai
  2. Attended a one-day (30 October 2017) FDP on “3D printer with 3D scanner technology” conducted by Kavery Engineering College, Mecheri, sponsored by Institution of Engineers (India)
  3. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on "3D Printing & Design" from 15-06-2020 to 19-06-2020 at NIT WARANGAL.
  4. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on "Leadership and Excellence" from 07-09-2020 to 11-09-2020 at Utkal University.
  5. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on " RECENT TRENDS IN PRECISION AGRICULTURE" from 31-05-2021 to 04-06-2021 at Sant Longowal Institute of Engg. and Technology, Longowal.
  6. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on " The role of Additive Manufacturing in the Era of Industry 4.0" from 21-06-2021 to 25-06-2021 at Chennai Institute of Technology.
  7. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on " Secrets of Human Bio-energy fields & Subconscious mind" from 12-07-2021 to 16-07-2021 at Sona College of Technology.

MOOC completed
  1. 4-week online course on “Understanding Design” 1 credit-course conducted by NPTEL Swayam during April 2021
  2. 8-week online course on “Accreditation of undergraduate Engineering Programme” 2 credit-course conducted by NPTEL Swayam during November 2021

Seminar/Conference/Workshop organized
  1. Organized one-day seminar on “Metal Matrix Composite Materials in Engineering Applications” 24 August 2018.
  2. Organized two-day “National Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Engineering (NCME 2018)”, 1-2 March 2018.
  3. Organized AICTE sponsored two Day Conference on “National Conference on Manufacturing Engineering”, 19, 20 Aug 2011.
  4. Organized TNSCST sponsored one day “workshop on Nano and Micro Machining for Research Scholars” 21st May 2010.

Seminar/Conference/Workshop attended
  1. Attended two-day national convention on the “frontiers of aeronautical technologies” held at Bangalore on 10-11th April 2010.
  2. Attended one-day Conference on “Application of Nano Materials in Manufacturing” conducted by Confederation and Indian Industry (CII) held at Chennai on 14th September 2011.
  3. Attended a two-week (11th to 21st Dec 2012) ISTE workshop on “Engineering Thermodynamics” conducted by IIT, Bombay under national mission on education through ICT (MHRD).
  4. Attended a two-week (26th Nov 2013 to 6th Dec 2013) ISTE workshop on “Engineering Mechanics” conducted by IIT, Bombay under national mission on education through ICT (MHRD).
  5. Attended a two-day (20-21 September 2013) Manufacturing Conference conducted by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Bangalore.
  6. Attended a two-week (20th May 2014 to 30th Dec 2013) ISTE workshop on “Fluid Mechanics” conducted by IIT, Bombay under national mission on education through ICT (MHRD).
  7. Attended an International Workshop (1st Feb 2016) on “Scholarly Research Publications: Writing, Citations and Plagiarism (RPCP-16)” conducted by Periyar University, Salem.
  8. Attended TEQIP sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Engineering Optimization Techniques and Modern Manufacturing concepts” during 10 - 16 March 2016 conducted by Department of Mechanical Engineering, GCE, salem.
  9. Attended TEQIP sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Research in Thermal Engineering” during 13 - 19 Dec 2016 conducted by Department of Mechanical Engineering, GCE, salem.
  10. Attended a two-day (15-16 April 2017) national workshop on “Applications of Rapid prototyping & 3D printing in biomedical applications” conducted by Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore, sponsored CSIR.
  11. Attended a one-week (12-19 June 2017) FDP on “STRENGTH OF MATERIALS” conducted by KSR College of Technology, Tiruchengode, under Anna university, Chennai.
  12. Attended a one-day (30 October 2017) FDP on “3D printer with 3D scanner technology” conducted by Kavery Engineering College, Mecheri, sponsored by Institution of Engineers (India)
  13. Attended a One - Day “NBA Awareness Workshop on Outcome Based Education and Accreditation” on 04 August 2018 at The TAG Auditorium, CEG Campus, Anna University, Chennai.
  14. Attended a one-day conference (17 August 2018) on Aerospace & Defence Manufacturing Technologies – 3rd Edition conducted by CII, Chenni.
  15. Attended a one-day conference (7 December 2018) on Automotive Electronics conducted by CII, Chennai.
  16. Attended a one-day workshop (18 January 2019) on Manufacturing in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Automation conducted by NITI Aayog-ABB, Bangalore.
  17. Attended a one-day workshop (22nd June 2019) on “Python Workshop for Teachers and Research scholars” conducted by IIT, Bombay under national mission on education through ICT (MHRD).
  18. Attended a one-day workshop (25 September 2019) on “Advanced Materials and Characterisation and Applications” conducted by department of mechanical engineering in association with institutions of engineers.
  19. Attended a two-week (11th to 24th September 2019) workshop on “Digital manufacturing: Integrated Technology from design to manufacturing” Sponsored by AICTE at KSR College.
  20. Attended a one-day hands on training (10 October 2019) on “Industrial automation” conducted FESTO, India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore
  21. Attended a webinar on (2 May 2020) on “Industry 4.0 and the pandemic” conducted by BCIC, Bangalore.
  22. Attended a webinar on (19 May 2020) on “Cyber and physical automation 4.0” conducted by BCIC, Bangalore.
  23. Attended a webinar on (4 June 2020) on “New Learning Solutions in Education: Beyond Classrooms” conducted by CII, Chennai.
  24. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on "3D Printing & Design" from 15-06-2020 to 19-06-2020 at NIT WARANGAL.
  25. Attended a webinar on (11 July 2020) on “Online Session on 5S to kick start Lean Manufacturing Your first step to Cost Optimization & KAIZEN "Continuous Improvement" - Bone Marrow of Manufacturing System” conducted by CII, Visakhapatnam.
  26. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on "Leadership and Excellence" from 07-09-2020 to 11-09-2020 at Utkal University.
  27. Attended one week STTP on "Smart Materials for Intelligent future: Industrial and defense perspective" organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology from 14-9-2020 to 19-9-2020
  28. Attended one week FDTP on "ME8594 – Dynamics of Machines" organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology from 10-05-2021 to 15-05-2021
  29. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on " RECENT TRENDS IN PRECISION AGRICULTURE" from 31-05-2021 to 04-06-2021 at Sant Longowal Institute of Engg. and Technology, Longowal.
  30. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on " The role of Additive Manufacturing in the Era of Industry 4.0" from 21-06-2021 to 25-06-2021 at Chennai Institute of Technology.
  31. Attended a one-week AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Academy Online FDP on " Secrets of Human Bio-energy fields & Subconscious mind" from 12-07-2021 to 16-07-2021 at Sona College of Technology.
  32. Attended Innovation Ambassador training (Foundation Level) conducted by MoE's Innovation Cell & AICTE during the period from 30th June - 30th July 2021.

Awards and Achievements
  1. Gold Medalist in Mechanical Engineering at Institute of Road and Transport Technology, Erode.
  2. Sixth Rank in Mechanical Engineering at Bharathiar University
  3. Being a mentor for the fabric folding machine done by final year mechanical students and they got a TAMIL NADU STUDENTS INNOVATION AWARD (EDII-TN) with a cash prize of 1 lakh during July 2019.

Guest Lectures/Seminars delivered (Outreach)
Topic Delivered at Period
Future of Nano Technology Annapoorna engineering college 28th October 2017
Design and Development of CBT AICTE sponsored one-week Teaching and Research with Technology FDP at IRTT, Erode 26th June 2018
CAD for 3D Printing AICTE training and learning (ATAL) academy at gct, coimbatore 16th September 2019
“Trends in automation and robotics” IE sponsored seminar at TPT, Salem 20th December 2019
“CAD for Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing” AICTE training and learning (ATAL) academy at excel college, erode 21st October 2020

Membership
Name of the society Period
ISTE Life Time Member

Ph.D., guidance/Supervisorship
Name of the scholar Course Area of research Status
Saravananan A Ph.D., Design, analysis and fabrication of revolving car seat using Composite Materials Completed
Vetrivel S Ph.D., An experimental investigation and optimization of high energy ball milling parameters of copper chips Completed
Kumaravel P Ph.D., Investigation and process parameter optimization of micro EDM using multi objective Algorithm Confirmation Done
Sudharsan G Ph.D., Investigation and optimization on drilling of micro holes using Micro-ECM on Titanium Alloy Confirmation Done
Gobikrishnan UDHAYAKUMAR Ph.D., Investigation and optimization of process parameter of Stainless Steel 316L using micro electro chemical machining Confirmation Done
Suresh T Ph.D., Optimisation of process parameters in micro-EDM of tool steel Confirmation Done
Saravananan R Ph.D., Structural analysis in natural composite material Confirmation Done
Jamuna E Ph.D., Influence of Process Parameters over the Mechancial and Metallurgical Properties of Friction Stir Welded Boron Carbide and Tungsten Reinforcement of Copper Composites Confirmation Done
Duraisivam S Ph.D., Analyze the Effect of Reinforcement on the Tribological Behaviour of Metal Matrix Composite of Copper with TiC and Zircon Particulates on EDM Process Confirmation Done
Murukesan K Ph.D., Synergistic improvement of Epoxy composites with oxide-based filler material for thermal retardant application In Course work

Other activities/achievements

Research IDs