INTRODUCTION 

GENESIS OF THE DEPARTMENT

  • The Department started in the year 1995.
  • 1995-Affiliated to Madras University 
  • 2001-Affiliated to Anna University 
  • 2003-Dr.MGR Educational & Research Institute (University)
  • 2006-Dr.MGR Educational & Research Institute (University – Re-accredited)
  • The department has produced 410 graduates of 11 batches
 

VISION OF THE DEPARTMENT

Achieve global standards in Chemical Engineering Education
 
 

MISSION OF THE DEPARTMENT

  • Adopt recommendations of AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineering)
  • Revitalization Of Chemical Engineering Curriculum as laid down in their NSF (National Science Foundation) document

 

QUALITY POLICY OF THE DEPARTMENT

  • To adopt and achieve Quality statement objectives given by NAAC.

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Courses

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

Department of Chemical Engineering has the following Laboratories.

 


Chemistry and Technical Analysis Lab   

  • Estimation of Copper in the given alloy.

  • Estimation of percentage purity of glucose.

  • Estimation of percentage purity of Phenol.

  • Pigment analysis- Estimation of total lead in red lead.

  • Estimation of Barium Sulphate in Lithopone.

  • Estimation of Available Chlorine in Bleaching powder.

  • Determination of percentage purity of Glycerol.

  • Training in incineration techniques and usage of Sintered Crucibles in gravimetric estimation.

  • Estimation of residual chlorine in the municipal water supply.

  • Estimation of total dissolved solids in given sample of water.

  • Estimation of Sulphate in given water sample.

  • Estimation of dissolved oxygen in the given sample of water.


Heat & Mass Transfer Operations Lab

  • Bubble Cap Distillation Column.

  • Simple Distillation.

  • Steam Distillation.

  • Packed Bed Distillation.

  • Vacuum Dryer.

  • Wetted Wall Column.

  • Adsorption Setup.

  • Leaching.

  • Rotary Disc Contactor.

  • Continuous Distillation.

  • total dissolved solids in given sample of water.

  • Estimation of Sulphate in given water sample.

  • Estimation of dissolved oxygen in the given sample of water.



Mechanical Operations Lab
  • Leaf Filter

  • Screen Analysis

  • Air Permeability

  • Decantation

  • Batch Sedimentation

  • Screen Effectiveness

  • Drop Weight Crusher

  • Ball Mill

  • Jaw Crusher

  • Elutriator

  • Roll Crusher

  • Vibrating Screen

  • Screen Effectiveness

  • Screen Analysis


Reaction Engineering Lab
  • EBatch Reactor I (Equimolar reactants).

  • Batch Reactor II ( Non Equimolar reactants).

  • Semi – batch Reactor I (Equimolar reactants).

  • Semi – batch Reactor II (Non- Equimolar reactants).

  • Mixed Flow Reactor.

  • Combined Reactor.

  • Plug flow Reactor.

  • Catalytic Reactor.

  • Adiabatic Reactor.

  • Packed Bed Reactor.

  • RTD Studies in Plug flow Reactor.

  • RTD Studies in Mixed flow Reactor.



Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

 

Research Work on the extraction, isolation and characterization of active ingredients from syzygium cumini seeds and their effect on lowering blood sugar level was successfully completed and based on that Doctorate degree was awarded to Mr. A. Kumar.
 
An innovative project on Comparative evaluation of percentage of anticancer antioxidants from various tea samples was successfully accomplished and the results were presented in the seminar held at IIT, Khargpur and at Pondicherry Engineering College.
 
Design of Mango Pulp thermal processing units for Mango pulp processing plant at Thirupathi.
 
Our Final year B.Tech students are carrying out projects as part of the curriculum, in leading Industrial Establishments on various socially relevant topics thus contributing to advancement in frontiers of Knowledge.
 
Research work on oxidative degradation of vegetable oils by thermolysis is in progress.

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

An interdisciplinary course in safety in Chemical Industries was conducted in collaboration with Industry-Institute Participation Cell.
 
Two innovative projects submitted by Prof. S. V.Raman were selected for presentation by Confederation of Indian Industries.
 
Many of our students secured jobs in renowned Chemical Industries and public sector undertakings such as
 
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited
  • Reliance Industries Limited
  • Steel Authority of India Limited
  • Indian Aluminium company
  • Southern Petrochemicals Industries Limited
  • Infosys

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

ASSOCIATIONS & ACTIVITIES

 

Many of our students have been enrolled as student members in the leading Professional Society namely Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers; further many staff members of our Department are already enrolled as Life Members in the above association.
 
A guest lecture series was conducted in the last semester which includes three technical lectures titled,
 
  • Safety Management in process industries by Mr. M. Meganathan, Manager-EHS, M/S Momentive Performance Limited, Chennai.
  • Fruits and Fruit Processing Technologies by Dr. Rama Subramanian, Consultant- Fruit Processing, Chennai.
  • Introduction to Petroleum Industries by Mr. Kanimozhi, Senior Engineer, Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited, Manali.

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

PUBLICATIONS

 
International / National Journals
 
International / National Conference

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,

Chemical Engineering - Faculties


Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Qualification: Prof.P.Aravamuthan
Mr. N. Sathya Narayanan
Qualification: M.Tech.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr.N.Jaya Chitra
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Tech, Ph.D.,
Dr. k.Sujatha
Qualification: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Mr.E.Srinivasan
Qualification: M.Tech.,