Science and Humanities

The Department of Science and Humanities provides Engineering students with a well-rounded educational experience and strives to integrate the students’ concentration in Science and Humanities with their core Engineering subjects and to insure prerequisites are met within their technical discipline. The study of Science and Humanities is a capstone experience bringing together the knowledge and insights that students need to acquire throughout their engineering curricula.

Name Qualification Designation Email ID
Dr.P.T.Hemamalini M.Sc., B. Ed, M. Phil., Ph.D. Professor hemamalini.p.t@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.C.Selvamani M.Sc., Ph.D. Professor selvamani.c@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.K.Shankar M.Sc., Ph.D. Associate Professor shankar.k@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.M.Deivanayaki M.Sc., PGDCA, M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor deivanayaki.m@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.P.Muthukrishnan M.Sc., B.Ed, M. Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor muthukrishnan.p@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.D.Deepa Caroline M.A., M.Phil. Ph.D Associate Professor deepacaroline.d@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.G.Gomathi M.Sc. M.Phil., Ph.D, Associate Professor drgomathi.g@kahedu.edu.in
B.Deepa M.Sc., M.Phil.,PGDCA Assistant Professor deepa.b@kahedu.edu.in
B.Arun M.Sc., M.Phil. Assistant Professor arun.b@kahedu.edu.in
V.Vijayalakshmi M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor vijayalakshmi.v@kahedu.edu.in
R.Jagatheeshwari M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor jagatheeshwari.r@kahedu.edu.in
P.Usha M.Sc., M.Phil. Assistant Professor usha.p@kahedu.edu.in
A.Muthukannan M.A., M.Phil. B.Ed Assistant Professor muthukannan.a@kahedu.edu.in
S.Kavitha M.A., B.Ed. Assistant Professor Kavitha.s@kahedu.edu.in
S.Hemalatha M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor hemalathash@kahedu.edu.in
R.Nivedita M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor nivetha.r@kahedu.edu.in
G.Niranjana Devi M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor niranjanadevi.g@kahedu.edu.in
R.Vidhya M.A., M.Phil., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor vidhya.r@kahedu.edu.in
Dr.P.Sakthivel M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor sakthivel.p@kahedu.edu.in
V.Saranya M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor saranya.v@kahedu.edu.in
V.Gokila M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor gokila.v@kahedu.edu.in

Chemistry lab

The students gain knowledge and skills regarding important concepts and principles of chemistry which is relevant to the context and practical applications in Engineering and Technology

Physics lab

Engineering Physics program will apply their strong problem solving skills as physicists along with an understanding of the approach, methods, and requirements of engineering and engineering design for a successful career in advancing technology. Its engineering science and design components prepare students to work as professional engineers. Engineering Physics program will use their strong skills in problem solving, research experience and knowledge in physics and engineering as successful graduate students and researchers in highly ranked graduate programs.

English Lab

A well equipped language laboratory with 61 systems and a full time programmer exists to provide access to each and every student with systems so as to enhance the employability skills of the students by importing both verbal and non verbal skills.

Best Five Papers of the Faculty:
Dr.P.T.Hemamalini

  1. Hemamalini, P.T. 2018, Kelvin-Helmholtz instability of superimposed Ferrofluids in the presence of periodic tangential magnetic field.International journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology . 9:.674-685
  2. Hemamalini, P.T. Deivanayaki, M. 2017, Viscous dissipation and heat transfer effects in MHD Rayleigh problem. International Journal of Advanced Research. 5:1314 – 1320.
  3. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. 2015, Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem in a Porous Plate, International Journal of Science and Research . 4(4) : 1601-1604.
  4. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. 2017, Effects of Mass and Chemical Reaction in Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem.International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research.1(7) :214-226.
  5. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. 2017, Viscous Dissipation and Heat Transfer Effects in MHD Rayleigh Problem.International Journal of advanced research. 5(2) :1314-1320.

Dr.M.Deivanayaki

  1. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem with Hall Effect and Rotation, International Journal of Engineering.2(12): 3042-3046, 2013.
  2. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. Magneto hydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem with Hall Effect and Rotation in the Presence of Heat Transfer, International Journal Of Modern Engineering Research. 5(8): 59-64, 2015.
  3. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. Effects of Mass and Chemical Reaction in Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem, International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research.1(7):214-226, 2017.
  4. JannathBegam M and Deivanayaki, M. The Pulsatile flow of Eyring-Powell Nnofluid with Hall effect through a aporous medium, Journal of Research in Dynamical and control systems,  4(11):1400-1406, 2019.
  5. JannathBegam M and Deivanayaki, M. An Unsteady Pulsatile flow of some MHD Non-Newtonian Nanofluid with Hall Current and Ion slip through a  Porous Medium. International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, 9(4): 111-118, 2019.

Dr.V.Vijayalakshmi

  1. V.Vijayalakshmi and K.Kalidass., The single server vacation queue with geometric abandonments and Bernoulli’s feedbacks. International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 7 (2.21) (2018) 172-179.
  2. V.Vijayalakshmi, K.Kalidass and K.Pavithra, An M/M/1/N queue with working breakdowns and a two phase service. International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, 15 (119) (2018) 2285-2297.

Dr.B.Deepa

  1. B. Deepa and K. Kalidas, 2018, The Markovian Vacation Queues with a Waiting Server and Geometric Abandonments, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, 118 (20) 1903-1910.
  2. B. Deepa and K. Kalidas, 2018, An M/M/1/N Queue with Working Breakdowns and Vacations, International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics, 119 (10) 859-873.

Mr. B. Arun

  1. Gnanambal Ilango, B.Arun and K.Saravanakumar, Some Properties of Soft alpha–open Sets in Soft Topological Space, IOSR-JM, Vol.9, Issue 6 (Jan 2014), pp20-24.

Ms. P. Usha

  1. L. Gowrisankar, J. Ganesh Murali, P. Usha, 2018, Natural Biomaterials for Skin Tissue Engineering: Repair and Regeneration – A Short Review, Asian Journal of pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, 11(11), 16-20.

Mr. K. Loganathan

  1. K. Loganathan, S. Rajan, 2020, An entropy approach of Williamson nanofluid flow with Joule heating and zero nanoparticle mass flux, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10973-020-09414-3 (SCI, IF:2.471)
  2. K. Loganathan, K. M. Prabu, E. Elanchezhian, R. Nirmalkumar and K. Manimekalai, 2020,  Computational analysis of thermally stratified mixed convective non-Newtonian fluid flow with radiation and chemical reaction impacts, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 1432, 012048.
  3. M. Balamurugan, G. Balasubramanian, K. Loganathan, N. Thamaraikannan, and C. Ragavan,2020,  Reluctant IFS ideals of BCI-algebras, 1432, 012090.

Dr. A. Kathiresan

  1. A Kathiresan, K Srinivasan, S Brinda, M Nethaji, S Govindarajan, 2012, Synthesis and characterization of cobalt(II), nickel(II), copper(II) and zinc(II) complexes of 2-nitrobenzoic acid with methyl carbazate as ancillary ligand. Crystal structure of the copper(II) complex Transition Metal Chemistry 37 (4), 393-397
  2. K Srinivasan, A Kathiresan, WTA Harrison, S Govindarajan, 2014, Syntheses and coordination isomerism of heteroleptic divalent-metal (M= Co, Zn) carbazate complexes, Journal of Coordination Chemistry 67 (20), 3324-3334
  3. K Srinivasan, A Kathiresan, S Govindarajan, JT Aughey, WTA Harrison, 2014, A family of double-layered coordination polymers containing Cd2+, N, O-chelating ligands, and bridging SCN− and Cl−, Journal of Coordination Chemistry 67 (5), 857-869
  4. A Prabhu, K Shankar, P Muthukrishnan, A Kathiresan, 2016, Electrochemical Studies of Biosynthesized Silver Nanoparticles by using Setariaverticillata Plant, Journal of Advanced Chemical Sciences 2 (3), 302-304
  5. P Muthukrishnan K shankar, A Kathiresan, R Sasikumar, R KarthikShen-Ming Chen, P Prakash, 2016, Electrochemical and Quantum Chemical Studies of 1,5-bis(2-nitrophenyl)-1,4-pentadien-3-one as Corrosion inhibitors for Mild Steel in Hydrochloric Acid Solution, International Journal of Electrochemical science, 8892-8913

Dr.P.Muthukrishnan

  1. Muthukrishnan, P. Jeyaprabha, B. P.Prakash. 2013. Corrosion Inhibition and Adsorption Behavior of Setariaverticillata Leaf Extract in 1M Sulphuric Acid, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 22: 3792-3800.
  2. Muthukrishnan, P. Saravana Kumar.K. Jeyaprabha, B. Prakash, P. 2014. Anticorrosive Activity of KigeliaPinnata Leaves extract on Mild steel in Acidic Media Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 45: 4510 – 4524.
  3. Muthukrishnan, P. Jeyaprabha, B. Tharmaraj, P. Prakash, P. 2015. The corrosion inhibition of mild steel in acidic media by a new antipyridine derivative Research on Chemical Intermediates, 41: 5961 – 5984.
  4. Kanagamani, K. Muthukrishnan, P. Ilayaraja, M. Vinothkumar, J. Shankar, K. Kathiresan.A. 2017. Synthesis of Leucaena mediated silver nanoparticles: Assessing their photocatalytic degradation of Cr (VI) and in vitro cytotoxicity against DLA cells, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 346: 470-478.
  5. Kanagamani, K. Muthukrishnan, P. Ilayaraja, M. Shankar, K. Kathiresan.A. 2018. Synthesis, Characterisation and DFT studies of Stigmasterol mediated Silver Nanoparticles and their Anticancer Activity, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials, 28: 702-710

Dr.K.Shankar

  1. Prabhu, A. Shankar, K. Muthukrishnan P. 2016. Electrochemical Studies of Biosynthesized Silver Nanoparticles by using Setariaverticillata Plant. Journal of Advanced Chemical Sciences. 302-304.
  2. Prabhu, A. Shankar, K. Muthukrishnan P. 2016. An Investigation on the Cytotoxicity and Apoptotic Effect of Biologically Synthesized Silver Nanoparticles on MCF-7 and A549 Cell Lines using Weed SetariaVerticillata L. Indo American Journal Of Pharmaceutical Sciences 3 (1): 37-43.
  3. Muthukrishnan,P. Prakash, P. Ilayaraja, M. Jeyaprabha, B. Shankar, K. 2015. Effect of Acidified Feronia elephantum Leaf Extract on the Corrosion Behavior of Mild Steel. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B 46 (3): 1448-1460.
  4. Muthukrishnan, P. Prakash, P. Ilayaraja, M. Jeyaprabha, B. Shankar, K. 2015. Stigmasterol extracted from Ficushispida leaves as a green inhibitor for the mild steel corrosion in 1 M HCl solution. Arabian Journal of Chemistry. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2015.09.005.
  5. Prabhu, A. Shankar, K. Muthukrishnan P. 2015. Synthesis and Characterization of Green Metallic Silver Nanoparticles using Aqueous Extract of SetariaVerticillata and Assessing its Antimicrobial Activity. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences 6 (4): 423-429.

Dr.S.Hemalatha

  1. S. Hemalatha* and M. Makeswari, Rasayan, 2017, Green Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Studies OF CuO Nanoparticles From Eichhornia Crassipes, journal of chemistry, 10(3), 838 – 843.
  2. V. Venugopalan, Dr. N. Balasundaram , S. Hemalatha, 2017, Comparative Study on Biogas Production From Cow Dung, Food Waste and Organic Wastes, International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology (IJCIET), 8(2), 100–106.
  3. S. Hemalatha* and M. Makeswari, 2018, Photocatalytic Degradation of Vat Red 13 By Green Synthesized Copper Oxide Nanocatalyst, Asian journal of chemistry, 30(8), 1897-1901

Dr.P.Sakthivel

  1. A.Krishnamoorthy, P.Sakthivel, I.Devadoss, VM.Illayarajamuthaiyaa, Structural, morphological and photoluminescence characteristics of Cd0. 9-xZn0. 1S quantum dots: Effect of Fe2+ ion, Optik, 164220, 2020.
  2. R.Kumar, P.Sakthivel, P.Mani, Structural, optical, electrochemical, and antibacterial features of ZnS nanoparticles: incorporation of Sn, Applied Physics A 125 (8), 543, 2019.
  3. P.Sakthivel, GKDP.Venkatesan, K.Subramaniam, P.Muthukrishnan, Structural, optical, photoluminescence and electrochemical behaviours of Mg, Mn dual-doped ZnS quantum dots, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 30 (13), 11984-11993, 2019.
  4. I.Devadoss, P.Sakthivel, S.Muthukumaran, N.Sudhakar, Enhanced blue-light emission on Cd0. 9-xZn0. 1CrxS (0≤ x≤ 0.05) quantum dots, Ceramics International, 45 (3), 3833-3838, 2019.
  5. P.Sakthivel, S.Muthukumaran, Structural, photoluminescence and magnetic properties of Mn, Cr dual-doped ZnS quantum dots: Influence of Cr concentration, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 120, 183-189, 2018.

Dr.K.KaviRasu

  1. K Kavi Rasu, S Moorthy Babu, 2019, Impact of Eu3+ concentration on the fluorescence properties of the LiGd (W0. 5Mo0. 5O4) 2 novel red phosphors, Solid State Sciences, 98, 106028.
  2. Rajkumar S, Kavi Rasu K, Vijayarangamuthu K, 2019, A type – II MoS2/Zno heterostructure with enhanced photocatalytic activity, Material Letters, 243, 183-186

Workshop/ Seminar/Guest Lecture

  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Mathematical workshop for BE/B.Tech students on January 30, 2020.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Facets of Nanoscience and Technology on March 01, 2019 with the resource person Dr. V. Rajendran, Professor and Principal, NGP Arts and Science College, Pollachi.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised One day National Level seminar on Current Scenario of Applied Mathematics on December 14, 2018 with the resource persons (i) Dr. K.S. Subrahamaniam Moosath, Professor and Head, Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Kerala (ii) Dr. T. Palanisamy, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Amrita Institute of Technology, Coimbatore (iii) Dr. K. S. Ramaswami, Professor and Head, Department of Mathematics, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore.
  • Guest Lecture on Fine Tune to Effective Communication organised on November 14, 2018 with the chiefguest Mr. Jibin Francis, Assistant Professor, Department of English, Cochin Institute of Science and Technology, Cochin
  • One day Seminar on “Application of Mathematical Modeling In Engineering and Technology” on October 04, 2018 with the resource persons Dr. L. Mary Louis, Former Head of Department of Science and Humanities, FAcu;lty of Engineering, Avinashilingam Institute for Women, Coimbatore and Dr. N. Nagaveni, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised One day seminar “Nano Bio-materials and its Technological Applications” on January 05, 2018 with the chief guest Dr. R. Arunkumar, Center Head, GRD Centre for Material Research, PSG College of Technology.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Workshop on onVedic Mathematics by Dr.A.Kathiresan, Professor, Chemistry on September 11, 2017 – September 19, 2017.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Organ Donation Awareness Programme on April 04, 2016 with the Chief Guest Dr. Varun Rajan, Urologist, Karpagam Medical college Hospital, Coimbatore
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Workshop on Vedic Mathematics for all the first year B E / B Tech for 2 hours, during February 15, 2016 – February 22, 2016 enabling them to do the basic numerical operations easily and quickly.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised guest lecture on Polymer Technology- Novel Polymeric Materials in February 23, 2016 with the resource person Dr. M.V. Suresh Kumar, Dean Basic Sciences, KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore.
  • Workshop on Surface Chemistry conducted by Dr. A. Kathiresan, Professor of Chemistry on July 10, 2015.

Orientation/Induction Programme</b?

  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Orientation Day on 15.07.2019 with the resource person Dr. K. Kumarasamy, Former Director of Collegiate Education, Government of Tamilnadu and Induction Programme from July 16, 2019 to August 02, 2019.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Fresh Budding Engineers Orientation Programme on 01.08.2018and Induction Programme from August 02, 2018- August 15, 2018.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Orientation Programme on August 07, 2017 with the resource person Mr. S.R.Vasanth, CEO, Vertace Consultants.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Orientation programme on July 20, 2016 with the Chief Guest of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Orientation programme on 22, 2015 with the Chief Guest of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Orientation programme on teaching and Learning on August 22, 2015 with the resource person Mr. P. Chandrasekar, District Differently Abled Welfare Officer, Coimbatore.

Association Inaugural

  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Association Inauguration on August 30, 2019 with the chief guest Smt. K. Chithralekha, Director, All India Radio, Coimbatore.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Association Inauguration on September 12, 2018 with the chief guest MJF Lion Ganga Devi Bheeman, President, Lions Club of Coimbatore.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Association Inauguration on August 18, 2017 with the chief guest NeethuHariraj, Managing Partner, Coir-on Products, Pollachi.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Association Inauguration on August 12, 2016 with the resource person Mrs. Umamaheswari, Pattimandram Speaker LIC of India.

Science Day

  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Science Day 2019 on February 15, 2019 with the chief guest Dr. K. Srinivansan, Professor and Head, Department of Physics, Bharathiar University.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Science Day on February 28, 2018 with the resource person Dr.VS. Elmurugan, Dean Academics, KG Group of Institutions, Coimbatore.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Science Day 2017 on February 28, 2017 on the Theme Science and Technology for specially abled persons the chief guest Dr Sadasivam Former Director TNAU.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Science Day on February 26, 2015with the resource person Dr. P.V. Mohanram, Principal, PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research, Coimbatore.

Extension Activity

  • On 72nd Republic day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on January 26, 2020 in presence of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • On 71st Independence day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on August 15, 2019 in presence of R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of  Institutions.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Extension Activity at Government Elementary School, Malumichampatti on February 27, 2019.
  • On 71st Republic day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on January 26, 2019 in presence of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Tree plantation on August 15, 2018, 70th  Independence day Celebration in presence of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • On 70th Republic day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on January 26, 2018 in presence of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • Department of Mathematics organized an extension programme, titled “Extension Activity in Teaching Mathematics by Play way Method” at Government Elementary School, Seerapalayam on December 13, 2017.
  • On 69th Independence day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on August 15, 2017 in presence of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • On 69th Republic day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on January 26, 2017 in presence of Dr. R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of
  • On 68th Independence day Celebration Tree plantation is organised on August 15, 2016 in presence of  R. Vasantha Kumar, President, Karpagam Group of  Institutions.

Competitions

  • Essay and Evolution Competition on “One nation One Election” organised on January 03, 2020
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Mathmania and Talent Hunt on October 17, 2019
  • Mathmania and Talent Hunt organised on October 11, 2018
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised Book Review and Essay Competition on January 24, 2018.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised on Mathmania and Talent Hunt on October 26, 2017.
  • Department of Science and Humanities organised two days Programme on Mathmania and Talent Hunt from September 08, 2016 and September 09, 2016.