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
Dr.C.Selvamani M.Sc., Ph.D. Professor
Dr.K.Shankar M.Sc., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Dr.M.Deivanayaki M.Sc., PGDCA, M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Dr.P.Muthukrishnan M.Sc., B.Ed, M. Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Dr.D.Deepa Caroline M.A., M.Phil. Ph.D Associate Professor
Dr.G.Gomathi M.Sc. M.Phil., Ph.D, Associate Professor
B.Deepa M.Sc., M.Phil.,PGDCA Assistant Professor
B.Arun M.Sc., M.Phil. Assistant Professor
V.Vijayalakshmi M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
R.Jagatheeshwari M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
P.Usha M.Sc., M.Phil. Assistant Professor
A.Muthukannan M.A., M.Phil. B.Ed Assistant Professor
S.Kavitha M.A., B.Ed. Assistant Professor
S.Hemalatha M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
R.Nivedita M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
G.Niranjana Devi M.A., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
R.Vidhya M.A., M.Phil., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor
Dr.P.Sakthivel M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor
V.Saranya M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
V.Gokila M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor

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.

Paper publications by the Faculty Members

Best Five Papers Faculty wise:


  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.


  1. C.Loganathan,C.Selvamani 2 (2008).Global Extension of Solutions of Controllability of Functional Integro-differential Equations in Banach Space in Global Journal of Applied Mathematics & Mathematical sciences , 83 – 94.
  2. C.Loganathan,C.Selvamani. 5 (2009) Controllability Of Semilinear Nonlocal Functional Differential Equation in Banach Spaces in International Review of Pure and Applied Mathematics, 29 – 36.


  1. Deivanayaki, M. and Hemamalini, PT. 2013. Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem with Hall Effect and Rotation.International Journal of Engineering.2(12) : 3042-3046.
  2. Deivanayaki, M. andHemamalini, PT. 2015. 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.
  3. P. T.Hemamalini, M. Deivanayaki, Jeyapratha, 2015, Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh problem with Hall Effect in a porous plate . Int J Eng Res Appl. 5: 113-116. (Impact factor 0.9).
  4. P. T. Hemamalini & M.Deivanayaki, 2015, Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem with Hall effect with rotation in the presence of Heat transfer. Int.J. Mod. Eng. Res. Technol.5: 59-64. (Impact factor 2.8).
  5. P. T. Hemamalini & M.Deivanayaki, 2015, Magnetohydrodynamic Rayleigh Problem in a Porous plate, I.J.S.R.NET. 4:1601-1604. (Impact factor 0.9).


  1. Gnanambal Ilango, B.Arun, K.Saravanakumar, 2014, Some Properties of Soft -open Sets in Soft Topological Space, IOSR-JM, 9(6): 20-24.


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

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 Setaria verticillata 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 Setaria verticillata 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 Setaria Verticillata 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 Ficus hispida leaves as a green inhibitor for the mild steel corrosion in 1 M HCl solution. Arabian Journal of Chemistry.
  5. Prabhu, A. Shankar, K. Muthukrishnan P. 2015. Synthesis and Characterization of Green Metallic Silver Nanoparticles using Aqueous Extract of Setaria Verticillata and Assessing its Antimicrobial Activity. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences 6 (4): 423-429.


  1. P. Sakthivel , S. Muthukumaran, M. Ashokkumar, 2015, Structural, band gap and photoluminescence behaviour of Mn-doped ZnS quantum dots annealed under Ar atmosphere, J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron. 26 : 1533-1542.
  2. P. Sakthivel, S. Muthukumaran, 2016, Crystallographic, Structural and Band gap Tailoring of Zn0.98Mn0.02S quantum dots Co-doped with Cu by Co-precipitation method, J Inorg Organomet Polym. 26 : 563-571.
  3. P. Sakthivel, S. Muthukumaran, 2017, Investigation of Ni influence on structural and band gap tuning of Zn0.98Mn0.02S quantum dots by co-precipitation method, J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron. 28: 8309-8315.
  4. P. Sakthivel, S. Muthukumaran, 2018, Influence of Co2+ on electrical and optical behavior of Mn2+ – doped ZnS quantum dots, Opt. Laser Technol. 103: 109-117.
  5. P. Sakthivel, S. Muthukumaran, 2018, Structural, photoluminescence and magnetic properties of Mn, Cr dual-doped ZnS quantum dots: Influence of Cr concentration, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, 120 :183-189.
  • Events

    National Seminar

    1. Seminar on Choas a phenomenon of paradigm was conducted S&H department on 21-10-2016. Prof. K. Thamilmaran from Bharathidasan University who was delivered the lecture.
    2. Prof. Jayanthi from Avinashillingam University who was delivered lecture on application of differential equation on 02-09-2016.
    3. Seminar on Hazardous chemicals in food adulteration was conducted by (S&H) department on 02.09.2016. Prof. P. Prakash,Assistant Professor, Thiagarajar collage, Madurai, who was delivered the lecture in Karpagam Academy of Higher Education.
    4. Seminar on “Role of English as a Second Language” – August 2016 by S&H department on 20-08-2016.

    Science Day

    1. The Science Day function has been organized by the department on 22 Feb, 2017. Dr. S. Sadasivam was the Chief Guest for the function. As a part of the day various activities like poster presentations, working model, treasure hunt, pot painting, documentary films and tree plantations were conducted by the department for the students.
    2. The Science Day celebration and an Orientation program on Teaching and Learning were organized by the department on 26-02-2015 and 22-08-2015 respectively. Workshop on Surface Chemistry conducted by Dr. A. Kathiresan, Professor of Chemistry on 10.07.2015.

    Guest Lecture

    1. Guest lecture on Mathematical modelling in Fluid dynamics, PSGR Krishnammal College for Women, Coimbatore delivered by Dr. P. T. Hemamalini, Professor, S&H.
    2. Guest lecture on Application of Fluid Dynamics, Nirmala College for Women, Coimbatore delivered by Dr. P. T. Hemamalini, Professor, S&H.
    3. Guest Lecture on VEDIC Mathematics, Kongu Arts and Science College, Erode, delivered by Dr.A.Kathiresan on 19-08-2016.
    4. Guest Lecture on Energy resources in Engineering Chemistry, Mahindra engineering College, Salem, delivered by Dr.K.Shankar on 07-01-2015.