Dr.K.Elangovan M.E, Ph.D
Dr. K.Elangovan did B.E (Mechanical) from Annamalai University, M.E in Production Engineering (Distinction) from Annamalai University and PhD in Manufacturing Engineering from Annamalai University, in the area of Friction stir welding.
He has won best thesis award for his Ph.D entitled “Friction Stir welding of Age harden able aluminium alloys ” .During his Ph.D, he won the best presentation award for the paper “Effect of pin profiles on mechanical properties of AA 2219 aluminium alloy” in National level conference NWS 06 held at Chennai. He is a reviewer of Int. Journal of Manufacturing Processes, Elsevier and Int. Journal of casting research, Maney
Areas of interest: Material Joining, Material characterization, Advanced Materials Processing and surface Engineering
o Has around 20 years of experience including 1 year of research experience
o Has 14 international journal papers and 15 national ,international conference papers to his credit
o Teaches: Metallurgy, Manufacturing Processes, Unconventional machining methods, Maintenance Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Professional ethics and Basic Mechanical Engineering.