Dr. N. Nallusamy



Dr. N. Nallusamy M.E., Ph. D

Email :nallusamyn@ssn.edu.in

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Dr. N. Nallusamy, Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering has 25 years of teaching experience.

He received his B.E. degree from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore in 1992, in Mechanical Engineering. He obtained his Post graduate degree, M.E. in Thermal Power Engineering with distinction, from Annamalai University, Chidhambaram in 1995 and Ph.D. in Thermal Energy Storage for solar heating applications from Anna University in the year 2007.

Before joining in SSN, he worked as lecturer in PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul for 4 years and then he joined Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering (SVCE), Sriperumbudur in June 1997. He worked there till May 2012 and elevated from Lecturer to various positions including Professor and Head of the Mechanical Engineering Department. During his tenure at SVCE, he has conducted several conferences and workshops funded by various agencies. Under his guidance the department obtained AICTE grant worth of 12 lakhs under MODROBS scheme for modernizing Thermal Engineering Lab in SVCE.

He has received CTS – SVCE Best Faculty Award – 2011 and CTS – SSN Best Faculty Award – 2015 for the outstanding performance for the academic years 2010-2011 & 2014-15. He has co-authored a chapter in the book titled “Alternative Fuels for Transportation”, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis group,    New York, 2011 and edited the book “Alternative Energy Sources, Materials and Technologies”, ISBN-13: 978-3-03835-553-3, published by Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, 2015.

He has published 42 research publications in refereed International and National Journals and 48 papers in National and International Conferences. He has guided 3 Ph. D. scholars and presently guiding 6 Ph.D. research scholars. He is currently working in the area of Thermal Energy Storage (solar energy storage) for heating and cooling applications, Heat transfer characteristics of heat pipes, Alternate fuels for I.C. engines and HCCI & RCCI Engines.

He is Life member in Solar Energy Society of India (SESI), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), and Indian Society for Heat and Mass Transfer (ISHMT).

He teaches the following subjects: Power Plant Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Heat and Mass Transfer, Thermodynamics, Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Conversion Techniques.

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