Electronics and Communication Engineering

About the Department

  • Established in the year 1995 with the intent of raising qualified Electronic Engineers and Researchers who can make substantial contribution to the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering.
  • Alumni strength of more than 2,000 and they are working in top MNCs across globe.
  • Twenty five percentage of faculty members having Ph.D., qualification
  • Recognized as Research Centre by Anna University, Chennai, Tamilnadu.
  • Government and industry sponsored projects
  • Publication in IEEE/ Scopus indexed Journals
  • DST-FIST Supported department
  • Consultancy work and social interactions
  • Industry sponsored laboratories
  • Specially designed skill development programmes with support of industrial experts
  • National and international conferences and courses
  • Placement in core companies (Jasmine info tech, Info view, IBM, Amazon, )
  • Various technical clubs such as embedded system design club, signal processing club, circuit design club and image processing club have been actively functioning to impart specialized knowledge and skills to the students in diverse domains.

Programmes offered

  • B.E. - Electronics and Communication Engineering - 4 years
  • M.E. - Communication Systems - 2 years
  • Ph.D. - (Research Programme)

Vision & Mission

Vision

  • To provide competent electronics engineers and entrepreneurs to the industry and society through quality education.

Mission

  • To impart quality technical education through effective teaching-learning process
  • To nurture the students technical expertise to provide appropriate solutions for societal needs
  • To promote innovation and research activities with a focus on excellence and innovation to meet global challenges
  • To enable students imbibe ethical and enterprising characteristics to become socially responsible engineers

PEO, PO and PSO

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The graduates of Electronics and Communication Engineering will be able to

  • Expertise on advanced Electronics Technologies to become Competitive.
  • Develop Attitude towards research and innovation to provide sustainable solutions for Interdisciplinary issues and societal problems.
  • Communicate and manage resources effectively as Professional Team members and Entrepreneurs with ethical values.

Program Outcomes (POs)

Engineering Graduates will be able to:

  • Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  • Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  • Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  • The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  • Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  • Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

The students will demonstrate the abilities

  • To apply basic engineering concepts to design and implement a variety of systems in the domains of Signal and Image Processing, Communication and Networking, Embedded Systems and VLSI.
  • To enhance Technical Competence to solve real-world multidisciplinary problems in furtherance to Employability and Research Activities.
  • To provide Conducive Environment to apply students domain knowledge and expertise to transform innovative ideas into reality.

Advisory Committee

Department Program Advisory Committee (DPAC)


S.No

Member

Designation

1

Dr. N.Viswanathan

Professor & Head, Department of ECE

2

Dr.S.Umamaheswari

Professor & Head, Department of EEE

3

Dr.M.Kannan

Professor & Head, Department of CSE

4

Dr.D.Chitra

Professor, Department of ECE

5

Dr.R.Vijayakumar

Professor, Department of ECE

6

Mr. Bala Thiagarajan

Vice President, Capgemini, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

7

Mr. Subramaniam Kathirvel

Senior Architect, Robert Bosch, Coimbatore.

8

Dr.R.Kathirvel

Professor, Department of ECE

9

Dr.M.Muthuvinayagam

Professor, Department of EEE

10

Dr.S.Saraswathi

Associate Professor, Department of ECE

Board of Studies

Members of the Board of Studies

S.No.

Name of the Member

Communication Address of the members

BoS Designation

1

Dr. N.Viswanathan

Professor & HOD,
Department of ECE,
Mahendra Engineering College

Chairman

2

Dr M. Bhaskar

Professor,
Department of ECE,
NIT, Tiruchirappalli -620015

University Nominee

3

Mr. Bala Thiagarajan

Vice President,
Capgemini, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

Industrial Expert

4

Mr. Subramaniam Kathirvel

Senior Architect,
Robert Bosch, Coimbatore

Industrial Expert

5

Dr. G.Murugesan

Professor,
Department of ECE,
Kongu Engineering College,
Perundurai, Erode

Academic Expert

6

Dr. M.Suganthi

Professor & HOD,
Department of ECE,
Mahendra College of Engineering,
Salem- 636 106

Academic Expert

7

Dr.S.Sakthivel Murugan

Associate Professor,
Department of ECE,
SSN College of Engineering, Chennai

Member
(UG Alumnus )

8

Mr.N.Jawahar

Embedded Engineer,
Zoho Corporation Private Ltd., Bangalore

Member
(PG Alumnus )

9

Dr.P.Suresh Kumar

Associate Professor,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College

Academic Expert

9

Dr.D.Chitra

Assistant Professor,
Department of ECE,
Mahendra Engineering College

Academic Expert

10

Mr.V.Senthilkumaran

Assistant Professor,
Department of ECE,
Mahendra Engineering College

Academic Expert

11

Ms. K.Ilakkiya

M.E.-Communication Systems -
Final year
Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal

PG Student

12

Ms.Yalieny K

B.E- Final Year,
Department of ECE ,
Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal.

UG Student

Board of Studies Meeting

Laboratory

Analog Electronics Laboratory:

Laboratory In-charge : Dr. R.Vijayakumar and Mr.G.Gopalakrishnan

Major Equipment:

  • Digital Storage and cathode ray oscilloscopes
  • Function Generators
  • Single and dual mode regulated power supplies
  • Analog and Digital IC trainer kits
  • DC To DC buck- boost converter kit
  • DC To DC fly back converter kit
  • 150W output power meter
  • Auto compute LCR Q-Meter
  • Motor speed control demonstration kit

Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Electronics Circuits and Devices Laboratory for second year ECE and IT Students
  • Network Theory Laboratory for second year ECE
  • Engineering Practices Laboratory for all branch of engineering Students

Linear and Digital Integrated Circuits Laboratory:

Laboratory In-charge : Dr.P. Balashanmugha Vadivu and Mrs.N.Jayanthi

Major equipment:

  • Digital Storage and cathode ray oscilloscopes
  • Function Generators
  • Single and dual mode regulated power supplies
  • Digital IC trainer kits

Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Digital Electronics Laboratory for second year ECE & IT Students

Microprocessor and Microcontroller Laboratory:

Laboratory In-charge : Dr.R.Mothi and Mr.K.Kalaimaamani

Major equipment:

  • 8085 and 8086 microprocessor trainer kits
  • 8051 microcontroller trainer kits
  • PC based control system
  • Interfacing boards

Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Microcontrollers laboratory for second year ECE Students
  • Microcontroller Laboratory for third year MCT Students

Signal Processing and Simulation Lab:
Laboratory In-charges : Dr.S.Saraswathi and Mr.M.Ravikumar

Major Equipment/Software Tools:

  • TMS320C50 trainer kit and add-on cards
  • Universal VLSI trainer kits
  • LAN trainer kits
  • Signal generators
  • MATLAB software
  • Orchard Capture with PSPICE
  • SCILAB
  • MATLAB communication tool box
  • MATLAB Signal Processing tool box
  • MATLAB DSP System tool box
  • MATLAB Image Processing tool box
  • Matlab Simulink

 

Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Digital Signal Processing Laboratory for third year ECE and EIE Students
  • Signals and System Laboratory for second year ECE Students
  • VLSI Design Laboratory for third year ECE Students

Communication Engineering Laboratory:

Laboratory In- charge: Dr.S.Ponlatha and Mr.M.Arunkumar

Major Equipment:

  • Digital Storage and cathode ray oscilloscope
  • Spectrum Analyzer with tracking generator
  • Network analyzer
  • AM and FM transmitter-receiver kits
  • Digital modulation and demodulation trainer kits
  • QPSK/DQPSK modulation and demodulation trainer kits
  • PCM modulation and demodulation trainer kits
  • Delta modulation and demodulation trainer kits
  • PAM, PWM and PPM modulation and demodulation trainer kits

Utilization of the laboratory:
Analog & Digital Communication Laboratories for third year ECE Students
Embedded System Design and Computer Networks Laboratory:
Laboratory In- charge: Mr.M.Shanmugam and Mr.C.Arunprasath

Major equipment:

  • PIC18F4550 microcontroller development board
  • 1x4 and 4x4 key board
  • PWM and other motor devices
  • Sensors(Float, Gas, LDR & Temperature (LM35)
  • Thermal Printer
  • GSM Module
  • GPS Module
  • LAN trainer kits
  • Networking simulation software

Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Embedded System Design Laboratory for third year ECE Students
  • Computer Networks Laboratory for third year ECE Students

Optical and Microwave Communication Laboratory:
Laboratory In- charge : Dr.D.Chitra and Mrs.M.Sweetline sonia

Major equipment:

  • Optical fibre trainer kits
  • Optical light source(850nm)
  • LED, PD and APD module
  • Single mode fiber kits
  • DSO and CROs
  • Gunn power supplies
  • Klystron power supplies
  • Gunn oscillators and microwave components


Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Optical and Microwave Laboratory for IV year ECE students

Advanced Computing and Simulation Laboratory:
Laboratory In charge: Mr.V.Senthil kumaran and Mrs.N.Jayanthi

 

Major Equipment/Software Tools:

  • Universal VLSI trainer kits
  • Spartan3 FPGA kit
  • Add-on card for VLSI Kit
  • Xilinx Software
  • SCILAB
  • ModelSim
  • Altera Quartus II
  • Fiber optic kit
  • Gunn power supply
  • Klystron power supply
  • Gunn oscillator
  • OFT digital trainer kit

Utilization of the laboratory:

  • Communication System Laboratory for first year M.E Communication Students

Project laboratory
Laboratory In charge: Dr.R.Kathirvel and Mr.K.Giri

  • Project laboratory is exclusively provided to the students to carry out mini and major project work.
  • Computing facility with sufficient number of personal computers with high speed Internet connectivity is available
  • Students are encouraged to utilize the laboratory for developing project works/products.
  • Project laboratory is equipped with educational tools to create interest and better understanding of electronics
  • Reference books, journals and technical magazines are shared from main and department libraries.
  • Embedded system development software and tools with evaluation board and necessary hardware items are available in the laboratory to familiarize the students to work in embedded systems

Major Equipment/Software Tools:

  • Digital Storage Oscilloscopes and Cathode Ray Oscilloscopes
  • Function generators
  • Regulated Power Supply
  • Soldering iron kits
  • General purpose PCBs and necessary electronic components
  • Personal computers with Internet facility
  • Embedded system development boards
  • Micro C free version software tool and PIC18F4550 evaluation board
  • Open source software- Keil-uVision, Xilinx, Code Composer Studio, Proteus Design and PSpice

Utilization of Project Laboratory:

Students are utilizing the laboratory for developing projects / models and research activities.

Faculty & Staff

Sl.No.

Name of the faculty

Designation

Qualification

1

Dr.N.VISWANATHAN

Prof.& HoD

Ph.D

2

Dr.R.SAMSON RAVINDRAN

Prof.

Ph.D

3

Dr.D.CHITRA

Prof.

Ph.D

4

Dr.R.KATHIRVEL

Prof.

Ph.D

5

Dr.R.VIJAYAKUMAR

Prof.

Ph.D

6

Dr.T.VIJAYAKUMAR

Prof.

Ph.D

7

Dr.S.PONLATHA

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D

8

Dr.S. SARASWATHI

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D.

9

Dr.R.MOTHI

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D

10

Dr.P.BALASHANMUGA VADIVU

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D

11

Dr.T.SOMASSOUNDARAM

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D

12

Dr. A. SIRAJUDEEN

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D

13

Dr.V.SENTHIL KUMAR

Asso.Prof.

Ph.D

14

V.SENTHILKUMARAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

15

N. JAYANTHI

Asst. Prof.

M.E

16

K.GIRI

Asst. Prof.

M.E

17

M.RAVIKUMAR

Asst. Prof.

M.E

18

M. SHANMUGAM

Asst. Prof.

M.E

19

M. ARUNKUMAR

Asst. Prof.

M.E

20

D. KARTHICKRAJ

Asst. Prof.

M.E

21

M. GAUTHAM

Asst. Prof.

M.E

22

K. KALAIMAMANI

Asst. Prof.

M.E

23

G. GOPALAKRISHNAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

24

B.MOHANAKANNAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

25

C.ARUNPRASATH

Asst. Prof.

M.E

26

G.NEELAVATHI

Asst. Prof.

M.E

27

M.SWEETLINE SONIA

Asst. Prof.

M.E

28

B.PRABAKARAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

29

D.S.MYDHEESWARAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

30

R.CHANDRALEKHA

Asst. Prof.

M.E

31

M.MANIKANDARAJA

Asst. Prof.

M.E

32

M.YUVARAJ

Asst. Prof.

M.E

33

N.GOWTHAMRAJ

Asst. Prof.

M.E

34

S.YUVARAJAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

35

A.VIJAYALAKSHMI

Asst. Prof.

M.E

36

G.KAVITHA

Asst. Prof.

M.E

37

R.KANAGARAJ

Asst. Prof.

M.E

38

K.PARAMESWARI

Asst. Prof.

M.E

39

R.MANIVANNAN

Asst. Prof.

M.E

S. No.

Name of the Faculty

No. of Research publications

  1. 1

Dr.N.VISWANATHAN

18

  1. 2

Dr.R.SAMSON RAVINDRAN

37

  1. 3

Dr.R.VIJAYAKUMAR

23

  1. 4

Dr.D.CHITRA

20

  1. 5

Dr.R.KATHIRVEL

6

  1. 6

Dr.S.PONLATHA

11

  1. 7

Dr.S.SARASWATHI

21

  1. 8

Dr.R.MOTHI

10

  1. 9

Dr.P.BALASHANMUGA VADIVU

11

  1. 10

Mr.V.SENTHILKUMARAN

11

  1. 11

Mrs.N.JAYANTHI

12

  1. 12

Mr.K.GIRI

7

  1. 13

Mr.M.RAVIKUMAR

10

  1. 14

Mr.M.SHANMUGAM

6

  1. 15

Mr.M.ARUNKUMAR

6

  1. 16

Mr.D.KARTHICKRAJ

4

  1. 17

Mr.M.GAUTHAM

6

  1. 18

Mr.K.KALAIMAMANI

4

  1. 19

Mr.G.GOPALAKRISHNAN

8

  1. 20

Mr.C.ARUNPRASATH

3

  1. 21

Mrs.G.NEELAVATHI

4

  1. 22

Mrs.M.SWEETLINE SONIA

4

  1. 23

Mr.B.PRABAKARAN

2

  1. 24

Mr.S.YUVARAJAN

2

  1. 25

Mrs.A.VIJAYALAKSHMI

2

  1. 26

Mrs.G.KAVITHA

3

  1. 27

Mr.R.KANAGARAJ

3

Sl.no Name of the Supporting Staff Qualification
1 M.Manivannan D.E.C.E
2 P.Sivaraj D.E.C.E
3 P.S.Rajkumar D.E.C.E
4 C.Perumal D.E.C.E
5 M.Dhanapal I.T.I

Credentials

Credentials of the Department

  • IITB – Remote centre for training the faculty members and students. Department has trained more than 350 faculty members and students in latest technologies though IIT, Bombay Remote Centre
  • Department is accredited by National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIEliT), New Delhi to provide technical knowledge and skill based training to the school students, diploma and degree holders
  • Department is recognized as Research Centre by Anna University, Chennai and produced more than 25 Ph.D. degree holders in last 4 years; More than 25 research scholars are currently involving in collaborative research and for pursuing Full Time / Part Time Ph.D / M.S. Degree.
  • 4 faculty members have been approved as research supervisor for guiding Ph.D /M.S candidates. in the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17.
  • 6 faculty members have completed Ph.D degree and 5 more faculty are pursuing in the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17.
  • More than 82 students and faculty members have been trained. 45 students passed Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer (CLAD) examinations and 05 students passed Certified LabVIEW Developer (CLD) examinations conducted by National Instruments, Bangalore. Best Performing LabVIEW Academy for year 2017 won by our students and faculty members team
  • NPTEL Local Chapter is established for students and faculty members appearing for NPTEL courses online examinations
  • Established R & D centers for Image and signal processing, VLSI Signal Processing & Mixed Signal Design
  • Faculty members have published 2 Text Books and 181 Technical Papers in the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17.
  • Faculty members are Faculty Advisors of IEEE, ISTE & IETE (ISF) chapters. One faculty member won the best academic performer award – 2017 from IETE.
  • Undertaken students’ projects funded by Tamil Nadu State Council for Science & Technology, Chennai.
  • Our Students have undergone Internship in various Government / reputed Private Industries / Organizations.
  • Department organized two IEEE Conferences and published more than hundred quality technical research papers in IEEE Explore
  • IEEE hardware project design contests have been conducted frequently. Many intra/inter college students have been active participating and bagging cash prizes
  • Industry Standard training has been provided to more than 200 students in Electronic Circuit Designing using PSPICE Software in the last three years.
  • Three Centers of Excellence, namely Intel Intelligent Laboratory, Wipro Mission 10x Laboratory and Texas Instruments Analog IC Design Laboratory have been established in last three years and more than 1200 students have been benefited
  • All the students are undergoing skill development programmes like soft skills, communication skills, aptitude and logical reasoning , group discussions and technical interview skills

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

Wipro Mission10x Programme

  • Wipro Mission10X is an industry-academia collaboration program to align engineering student competencies with industrial needs
  • Wipro Mission10X enhances the Engineering attributes of the Engineering graduates through Project based learning. The initiative was aimed at deepening the industry-academia bonds and building a strong foundation for the future needs of both academia and the growing embedded industry
  • Various training programs are conducted for members of faculty members and students in WIPRO Mission 10X Technology Learning Centre (WIPRO MTLC).

Intel Intelligence program (Intel – FICE)

  • Intel Intelligence program has several program components weaved together to create needs of industry
  • Training programs are conducted continuously to our students and upon successful completion of training, certificates will be issued by Intel FICE
  • Carrier openings on embedded system industry are created and many students are placed in embedded system related industries by utilizing the resources available at the centre of excellence

Texas Instruments Analog IC Design

  • Texas Instruments Analog IC Design centre has been established in 2016
  • Students are trained for using TI analog ICs for various applications
  • Web based ICs design contents have been conducted frequently. Many students received award for active participation in the design contents
  • More than 180 students appeared online examinations and 6 students have been awarded for their excellent performance in the ICs contests.

Short-Term Courses

Short-Term & Value-Added Courses organized in the last five academic years :

S.No Name of the Short-Term Courses /Value-Added Courses Number of students benefited
1 Circuit Designing using PSPICE Software 280
2 CMOS, Mixed signal and radio frequency VLSI Design 55
3 Use of ICT in Education for Online and Blended Learning 50
4 AICTE approved FDP on ‘’Use of ICT in Education for Online and Blended Learning 50
5 Foundation Program in ICT for Education 50
6 Virtual Prototyping in PSPICE 120
7 Intel College Excellence Program on Arduino Platfrom 150

Events

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops conducted through Professional Societies

Events Organized in the Academic Year 2018-2019
S.No. Type of  
         Events
Professional society Date Events Name Resource Person
1 MAILS IETE 9.3.2019 Job opportunities and latest tools in JAVA Plotform S.Bhuvaneswaran, assistant system Engineer, Jasmin infotech,chennai
2 Workshop IETE 9.3.2019 Workshop on cadence tools Dr.M.Shanmugakumar,7th horse technology, chennai
3 Seminar IETE 25.2.2019 Design of Innovative Projects and Evaluation Dr.S.Esakkirajan,Prof,ICE,PSG college of Technology
4 Guest Lecture ISTE 18.2.2019 Recent Trends in Antenna Engineering Dr.T.Shanmuganathan,AP,ECE,
Pondicherry university
5 C2DC – Project Contest IEEE 9.1.2019 Hardware Project Design Contest Dr.S.Maheswaran,ASP,ECE ,Kongu Engineering college,Erode
6 Seminar IETE 3.1.2019 Design and implementation of Electronic Projects Dr.K.Hariharan,ASP,ECE,Thiagarajar College of Engineering
7 Workshop IEEE 3.11.2018 to 7.11.2018 Smart City Micro acceleration Program Pradeep.G,National manager-Technical services,FICE ,Bangalore
8 FDP ISTE 31.10.2018-2.11.2018 Recent Trends in signal and image Processing Using LABVIEW Mr.G.Nagarajan,Senior Application Engineer, VI-solution ,Bangaloru
9 MAILS IETE 28.9.2018 Nurturing the Entrepreneurial Skills A.Santhosh kumar,CEO.First success Technology,salem
10 Workshop IETE 19.9.2018 Workshop on Hands on Training on Analog Electronics Mr.J.Thangaraj, Knowledege Electronics,salem
11 NIT/ IIT / AU lectures IETE 7.9.2018 Recent Trends in Nano Photonics Prof. T.Srinivas,ASP,EC,IISC,Bangalure. Prof.vabhav Meshram,prof,head,Dyanandha university
T.S.Indhumathi,Chair IEEE Photonic Society,Bangaluru.
Dr.P.C.Srikanth,Professor,ECE,MCE,Hassan,
Bangaluru.
12 Seminar IEEE 5.9.208-6.9.2018 MATLAB and Simulink  in Engineering Education Mr.Kazi Yaser Arafat S,Math work,Pune.
13 Workshop IEEE 30.8.2018-31.8.2018 Implementation of Image and Signal Processing using MATLAB Dr.M.Prabukumar, ASP,VIT,vellore
Dr.L.Agilandeswari,ASP,VIT,vellore
14 Seminar ISTE 28.8.2018 Emerging Trends in VLSI Design Dr.R.Sakthivel,ASP,VIT,vellore
15 Technical Training IETE 16.8.2018-21.8.2018 Raspberry pi with Python M.Malayappan,Director,Pantech prolab India Pvt Ltd,Chennai
16 Workshop IETE 7.8.2018,13.8.2018-14.8.2018 Three days Hands on Workshop on “MSP430 Microcontroller” C.Sathguru,Ensemble Technologies,Erode
17 Technical Training ISTE 10.7.2018-13.7.2018 Smart City Micro acceleration Program- Internet of Things Surender Kamar,National manager-Technical services,FICE ,Bangalore
18 FDLP IETE 2.5.2018 Insights and simulation in Electric circuits 1.S.Viayakumar,AP.EEE,MIT   2.G.Gopalakrishnan,AP,ECE,MEC  3.Balashanmuga Vadivu.P,AP,ECE,MEC
19 FDLP IETE 29.5.2018 Embedded Systems with Focus in Ardunio Platform 1.Dr.K.Manivel,ASP,ECE,MEC         2.P.Navaraja,AP,ECE,MIT       3.Karthick.C,AP,ECE,MEC       4.V.Senthilkumaran,AP,ECE,MEC   
Events Organized in the Academic Year 2017-2018
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Events Name Resource Person
1 Workshop IETE 05-03-2018 & 06-03-018 Raspberry pi programming with MATLAB and Simulink Mr.Manesh Murthi Sub Project Manager software,Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solution Private Ltd,Coimbatore
2 Workshop IETE 31-01-2018 & 01-02-2018 Troubleshooting of smart phones Mr.B.Krishna kumar Managing Director New Technology ,Coimbatore
3 Seminar IETE 10.01.18 Engineering in Medicine and Biology Mr.Shriram Duraisamy, Research Scholar, Singapore University of Technology and Design Singapore.
4 MAILS IETE 29.12.17 Opportunities in Software Industries Er. B.V.Rakesh Reddy, Senior Software Engineer, Tech Mahindra Ltd, Electronic City phase 2, Bangalore.
5 MAILS IETE 29.12.17 Nurturing the Entrepreneurial Skills

Er.A.Santhoshkumar CEO,First Success Technologies,Salem

7 MAILS IETE 26.12.17 Opportunities in core companies Ms.S.Deepika, Trainee Engineer, Jasmin Infotech Pvt Ltd ,Chennai
8 Seminar IETE 15.11.17 Current and Future initiatives to bridge Institute & Industry Dr.Shobha Rekh Professor/ECE Karunya University Coimbatore
9 Seminar ISTE 15.09.17 Insights of Software Engineering Mr.Haripratap Reddy, MD-Green Tree Tech Pvt Ltd,Chennai
10 Technical Training IETE 14.09.17 Key Insights of Python Dr.T.Senthilkumar Professor/ECE Amitha University,Coimbatore
11 Seminar IETE 11.09.17 Applications of Digital Signal Processing Mr.Moorthi Kanagaraj, Product Manager, Enthu Technology Solutions India Pvt.Ltd., Coimbatore
12 Workshop IETE 01.09.17 Training on Analog Electronics Dr.J.Thangaraj, Proprietor, Knowledge Electronics, Salem.
13 Technical Training IETE 11.08.17 Microprocessor &Microcontroller:Architecture,programming and system design of 8086&8051 Dr.Marimuthu, AP(Senior Gr), School of Electrical Engineering,VIT University Vellore
14 Seminar IETE 11.08.17 Job Opportunities and Latest Tools in JAVA platform Mr.K.Sivakumar, Programmer Analyst, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Chennai
15 Workshop IETE 07.08.17 & 08.08.17 Internet of Things using ESP8266 M.Arunprakash Embedded Software Developer ArunEworld,Bangalore
16 Workshop IETE 31.07.17 Implementation of DSP in MATLAB Dr.T.Balakumaran, Professor/ECE,CIT Coimbatore
17 Technical Seminar IETE 24.07.17 Seminar on Introduction to Communication System and Evaluation of Digital Technology Dr.S.Sakthivel Murugan, AP/ECE, SSN College of Engineering Chennai
18 Seminar IEEE 07.07.17 Active optical remote sensing for NASA space based earth observations Dr.Upendra N Singh, NASA engineering and safety centre,NASA Langley research center, Hampton, Virginya,USA
19 Workshop IETE 21.06.17 Seminar on Keysight Education safari Mr.V.Rajkumar, Asst.manager, Mr.V.Saravanaprabhu, Application Engineer, Sinetec Tech,Coimbatore
20 Workshop NIEliT 08.06.17 09.06.17 10.06.17 FDP on IOT using Raspberry pi Mr.J.R.Suresh babu, Scientist ‘B’ NIEILT,Chennai
Events organized in the Academi Year 2016-2017
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Events Name Resource Person
1 Seminar ISTE 13.04.17 Analog Electronic Circuits Dr.N.Shanmugasundaram, HOD/ECE, MEC Mrs.D.Chitra,AP/ECE,MEC Dr.R.Vijayakumar, ASP/ECE, MEC.
2 Seminar IETE 03.04.17 Analog and Digital Communication Dr.N.Shanmugasundaram, HOD/ECE, Mrs.D.Chitra, AP/ECE, Mr.V.Senthilkumaran, AP/ECE, Mrs.N.Jayanthi, AP/ECE
3 Guest lecture IETE 06.03.17 Guest lecture on Medical Electronics Mr.G.L.karthik AP/Dept. of Biomedical Engg. Mahendra Inst. Of Tech, Namakkal
4 Conference IEEE 03.03.17 & 04.03.17 IEEE Conference on Emerging Devices and Smart Systems Dr.Manoj Sharma, Secretary, IEEE India SSCS chapter Shri.T.Pradeep, IIT Madras Research park, Chennai Dr.Karthikeyan Ramasamy, CTO,Teclever, Bangalore
5 Seminar IETE 01.03.17 Seminar Current Research in Internet of Things: Issues and Implementation Challenges Dr. Zubeir Izaruku Dafalla, Asst. Dean, Academic Affairs and Scientific College of Applied Sciences, Salalah, Ministry of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman
6 Technical Seminar IETE 24.02.17 Technical Training in Digital Image processing Dr.S.Md.Mansoor Roomi, Assistant Professor, Department of ECE Thaigarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
7 Technical Seminar IETE 24.02.17 Technical Training in Signals and Systems Dr.P.G.S.Velmurugan, Assistant Professor, Department of ECE Thaigarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
8 Technical Training IETE 23.02.17 Insight of Control Systems Dr.M.Suganthi, Prof. /ECE Mahendra College of Engg., Salem
9 National Level Workshop IEEE 20.02.17 & 21.02.17 Recent Trends in Communication and Networking using CISCO Packet Tracer Dr.V.Jayaprakasan, Chairman, IEEE PSES (Madras Chapter) Asso.Professor / ECE, Sreenivasa Institute of Technology and Management Studies,Chittoor, AP.
10 Technical Seminar IETE 17.02.17 Pattern Recognition and Machine learning K.B.Sathya Research Scholar MIT Campus, Chennai
11 Technical Workshop IIT 30.01.17 to 04.02.17 “'CMOS, Mixed Signal and Radio Frequency VLSI Design” T.K.Bhattacharya, Indrajit Chakrabarti and Dr.Mrigank Sharad, Department of ECE IIT Kharagpur.
12 National Seminar IEEE 28.01.17 Ethics in Peer-reviewed Research Publications Dr.R.Jayavel, Director-Centre for Research, Anna University, Chennai
13 Workshop IETE 29.11.16 & 30.11.16 Hands-on Training on Embedded System Design using Arduino Platform V.Senthilkumaran, AP/ECE Mahendra Engg. College, Namakkal
14 Project Contest IETE 23.09.16 Project Expo and Technical Events Dr.Muthuvinayagam Prof./EIE Mahendra Engg. College, Namakkal
15 Workshop IETE 19.08.16 & 20.08.16 Embedded System Design using PIC Microcontroller Dr.M.Kannan, Technical Consultant, Vaarahi Embedded (P) Ltd., Coimbatore
16 Technical Seminar IETE 12.09.16 Opportunities in Software Domain A.Santhoshkumar CEO - First Success Technologies, Salem
17 Workshop IETE 08.09.16 & 09.09.16 Hands on training on MSP430 Microcontroller Mr.C.Sathguru Ensemble Technologies,Erode.
18 Workshop IETE 30.07.16 Hands on training In Network Analyzer Mr.Saravana Prabu Application Engineer, SciTech technology,
19 Seminar IETE 22.07.16 Piezoelectric Nano Generators For Self Powered Nano devices Dr.C.Periyasamy, Assistant Professor, Department of ECE, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
20 Seminar IETE 19.07.16 Insight on Communication Networks Mr.A.Mahendran, Network Administrator, livewire, Chennai
21 Guest lecture IETE 18.07.16 DSP and its Applications Dr.N.Malmurugan, Dean Academics, Mahendra College of Engineering, Salem
22 Seminar IEEE 12.07.16 Recent Advancements In Microwave Devices And Its Applications Prof.T.Senthil Vinayakam, Associate Professor/ECE, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
23 Workshop ISTE 11.07.16 to 13.07.16 Industrial Electronics Mr.S.Sundara Moorthy Managing Director Sunshiv Electronic Solution, Coimbatore
24 Guest lecture IETE 28.06.16 Analog and Digital Communication Prof M. Raja Madasamy Assistant professor Department of Electronics Engineering, National Institute of Technology,Uttar khand
Events organized in the Academic Year 2015-2016
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Events Name Resource Person
1 Seminar IETE 25.05.16 Electric Circuits Mr.N.Shanmugasundaram
Prof./ECE,MEC
Mr.G.Gopalakrishnan,
AP/ECE
Mrs.V.Agalya,AP/EEE
Mr.P.Ponmurugan,
AP/EEE,MIT
2 Conference IEEE 05.03.16 IEEE Conference on Emerging Devices and Smart Systems Dr.L.M.Patnaik
IISc., Bangalore
Dr.Sudeb Dasgupta
IIT, Roorkee
Dr.R.Seshasayanan
AU, Chennai
3 Workshop IEEE 04.03.16 Pre-Conference Workshop on IoT Dr.L.M.Patnaik
IISc., Bangalore
Dr.Sudeb Dasgupta
IIT, Roorkee
Dr.R.Seshasayanan
AU, Chennai
4 Project Contest IETE 26.02.16 Mini Project EXPO-2016 Dr.M.Suganthi
Prof./ECE,
Mahendra College of Engineering, Salem
5 Seminar IETE 24.02.16 Digital Image Processing Dr. T.Balakumaran,
AP/ECE,
Coimbatore institute of Technology, Coimbatore
6 Hardware Design Contest IEEE 23.02.16 IEEE Collegiate Circuits Design Contest-2016 Mr.Dhanapal,
Mangla Smart Energy Solutions Pvt. Ltd., CBE Mr.S.B.Nagasudan,
Chief Technical Officer, Raana Semiconductor Pvt. Ltd., Hosur
7 Workshop IETE 10.02.16
to
12.02.16
Electronic Project Design &
Troubleshooting
Dr.S.Arumugam
Chairman, IETE Erode Sub Center
Mr.Periyasamy
Gurudev Engineering and Equipments Service, Erode
8 Seminar IETE 10.02.16 Higher Education Opportunities for Engineering Graduates A.M.Rupan B.E, MBA
Inside Sales Manager
Simplilearn Solutions, Bengaluru
9 Workshop IETE 05.02.16 Current Awareness in Embedded Hardware Design for Engineering Students Er.Hari Pratap Reedy
Managing Director,
Green Tree Software Solutions, Chennai
10 Seminar IETE 22.01.16 Road Map for Software Industry Mr.R.Pradeep Chandra Kumar
Senior Software Engineer,
CTS, Chennai
11 Workshop ISTE 21.01.16 Arduino Uno-ATMEGA Processor Dr. Vimalathithan Rathinasabapathy, Young Researcher, Post Doctoral Research Fellow at SIGNET, Department of Information,
University of Padova, Italy
12 Seminar IETE 08.01.16 How to choose your carrier on smarter way Mr.M.Sridharan
Testing Engg,
DELL internet Services, Chennai
13 Guest Lecture IETE 04.01.16 Microprocessors and Microcontrollers Mr.K.Saravana Kumar
AP/ECE,
Mahendra College of Engineering ,Salem
14 Seminar IETE 25.11.15 Electron Devices and Circuits Mr.V.Senthilkumaran,
AP/ECE,MEC
Mr.P.Navaraja
AP/ECE,MIT
Ms.S.J.Saranya
AP/EEE,MIT
15 Seminar IETE 13.11.15 Understanding the basic of VLSI Dr.N.Viswanathan
Prof/ECE,MEC
Mrs.M.Sangeetha
AP/ECE,MIT
Ms.D.K.Monisha
AP/ECE,MEC
Mr.V.Senthilkumaran
AP/ECE,MEC
16 Seminar IETE 02.11.15 Microprocessor and Microcontroller Mr.N.Shanmugasundaram
Prof./ECE,MEC
G.Rajesh
AP/ECE,MEC
K.Saravana Kumar
AP/ECE,MCE
N.Jayanthi,
AP/ECE.MEC
17 Technical seminar ISTE 18.09.15 “Intellectual Property Rights". Dr. Kantha Babu,Director - Center for Intellectual Property Rights (CIPR), Anna University, Chennai.
18 Seminar IETE 10.09.15 Applications of Digital Signal Processing Mr.Moorthi Kanagaraj
Production Manager
Enthu Tech., Coimbatore
19 Workshop IETE 10.09.15 Computer Hardware & Troubleshooting Prof.V.Senthilkumaran
AP/ECE
Mahendra Engg. College
20 Seminar IETE 08.09.15 Advances in Digital Image processing Dr.S.Mohamed Mansoor Roomi
Prof./ECE
Thaigarajar College of Engineering,Madurai
21 Seminar IETE 28.08.15 Opportunities and Challenges in Electronics Industries Mr.Arvind Shanmugham
IT Analyst
Caterpillar India Pvt. Ltd.,
Bangalore
22 Guest Lecture ISTE 26.08.15 Digital water marking research in the last six decades Dr.Namuduri Vyaghrewara Rao,Professor,CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad
23 Workshop IETE 25.08.15 Practical Electronics Mr.E.Rajasekar
Technical Head, Raana
Power Solutions, Salem
24 Workshop IETE 08.08.15 Hands on Training on DSO Mr.Rajkumar
Technical Chief
Key sight Technologies, Chennai
25 Workshop IETE 05.08.15
to
08.08.15
Intel Intelligent Lab Mr. Raghav Ankur and
Ms. Yamini Shali,
Technical Manager.
26 Seminar IEEE 25.07.15 MEMS / NEMS: present & Future Technologies Dr.R.Joseph Daniel,
NP-Mass MEMS Design Centre,
Annamalai University
Dr.M.Rajavelu,
Department of E&I,
Annamalai University
Dr.Deepak Mathur,
DGM, ONGC Ltd., Gujarat & IEEE India Council Chair
27 Workshop NIEliT 03.07.15 Digital India : A Programme to Transform India into a Digitally Empowered Society and Knowledge Economy Shri.S.Thangavel
Dy. General Manager(CM),
BSNL, Salem
Mr.S.Janarthanam
Scientist-C, NIEliT, Chennai
Events organized in the Academic Year 2014-2015
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Events Name Resource Person
1 National Conference IETE 17.04.15 Modern Communication and Embedded Systems
(MECS-15)
Dr.S.Kanthamani
Associate Professor/ECE
Thaigarajar College of Engineering, Madurai,
TamilNadu
2 Contest IETE 09.04.15 Mini Project Department
Technical Contest
Dr.P.SureshKumar
Associate. Prof/EEE
Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal
3 Workshop IETE 12.03.15 VLSI Design using Verilog Mr.V.Senthilkumaran,
AP/ECE,
Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal
4 Workshop ISTE 22.12.14 Alteta Quartus-II Simulator Mr. S.P.Ramanathan,
Vice President, Enixs Technology,
Trichy
5 Seminar IETE 21.11.14 Understanding the Basic of Digital Electronics and HDL Dr.N.Viswanathan,
HOD/ECE,MEC
Mrs.T.Loganayagi, AP/ECE,MEC
Ms.G.Niramala ,AP/ECE,MIT
Mr.V.Senthilkumaran,AP/ECE,MEC
6 Hardware Design Contest IEEE 10.10.14 IEEE Collegiate Circuits Design Contest-2014 Dr.N.Mohan Kumar, Chairman IEEE, EDS Madras Chapter
Dr.B.Gobi
Prof & Head/ECE
Sona College of Tech,
Salem
7 Seminar IETE 26.09.14 Opportunities in Bank Mr.S.Prabhakaran
Assistant Manager in Axis Bank, Chennai
8 FDP NIEliT 16.09.14 to 20.09.14 "Embedded Systems- Arduino Platform” Dr.V.Krishnamurthy
Director I/C
J.R.Suresh Babu, Scientist ‘B’
NIEliT
9 Workshop IETE 12.09.14 PSPICE Simulation Tool Mr.M.Dhilip Kumar, Senior Project Engineer, Mr.P.Balakrishnan Embedded Engineer,
Raana Power Solutions, Salem
10 Guest Lecture IETE 10.09.14 Opportunities in core industry Mr.A.K.Mohammed Azad
CEO Reach Information & Communication System,
Coimbatore
11 TI Contest
(College Level)
IETE 10.09.14 India Analog Maker Contest-2014 D.Chitra
AP/ECE
Mahendra Engineering College,Namakkal
12 Guest Lecture IETE 08.09.14 Employment Opportunities in IT sector S.K.Ajay Kumar
SAS Programmer
Icon Clinical Research, Chennai
13 Technical Seminar IETE 07.09.14 SAS Program Mr.S.K.Ajay Kumar
(2008 -2012)
SAS programmer in Icon Clinical Research, Chennai
14 Guest Lecture IEEE 05.09.14 Competency Development through Academic Project Work - Passport to Employability Enhancement & Electronic systems Level Design and Engineering Prof.K.Jayaraman,
University Outreach Program,
Maxim Integrated
Bangalore
15 Seminar IETE 21.08.14 Opportunities in IT sector Mr.A.Mohammed Anees
Wipro Technologies, Chennai
16 Workshop IETE 06.08.14 ARM Processor and its Interfacing Dr.S.Vasantharathna
Professor & Head/EEE,
Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, TamilNadu, India
Dr.S.Geetha
Assistant Professor/EEE
Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, TamilNadu, India
17 Workshop IEEE 14.07.14 Nano Electronic Device Modeling Prof.Dr.C.K.Sarkar, Professor,
Jadavpur University, Kolkata
Dr.D.Nirmal,
Professor, ECE,
Karunya University, Coimbatore
Dr.R.Ramesh,
professor, ECE, SASTRA University, Thanjavur

IEEE Conference

  • IEEE Conference on Emerging Devices and Smart Systems – ICEDSS 2016 held during 04 & 05 March 2016
  • IEEE Conference on Emerging Devices and Smart Systems – ICEDSS 2017 held during 03 and 04 March 2017
  • IEEE Conference on Emerging Devices and Smart Systems -. ICEDSS 2018 will be held during 02 & 03 Mar 2018

RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY WORK

Faculty members guiding Ph.D. research scholars


S.No

Name

Area of Specialization

Number of Research scholars

Progress

Awarded

1

Dr.R.Samson Ravindran

Biomedical Engineering

6

8

2

Dr.N.Viswanathan

VLSI - NOC

6

1

List of Faculty Members Pursuing Ph.D


S. No.

Name of the faculty

Specialization

University

1

V.Senthilkumaran

Low power VLSI

Anna University

2

C.ArunPrasath

VLSI

Anna University

3

M.RaviKumar

VLSI

Anna University

4

G.Neelavathi

Image Processing

Anna University

5

R.Kanagaraj

VLSI

Anna University

6

M.Sweetline Sonia

Image Processing

Anna University

Faculty members to whom Ph.D. Degree awarded during the last three academic years

  • Dr.D.Chitra – Academic year 2018-19
  • Dr.S.Saraswathi - Academic year 2019-20
  • Dr.R.Mothi - Academic year 2019-20
  • Dr.P.BalaShamughavadivu - Academic year 2020-21
  • Dr.R.Prabhu - Academic year 2020-21

Sponsored Research:


S.
No

Name of the faculty

Title of the Project

Funding Agency

Amount Sanction

1

Dr.N.Viswanathan

Design and fabrication of High Efficiency Solar Energy Harvester using Graphene based Nano materials

AICTE - RPS

6,50,000

2

Dr.S.Ponlatha

Artificial Intelligence Enabled Sensors and Networks for 5G
Wireless Communications

AICTE – ATAL

93,000

3

Dr.D.Chitra
Dr.S.Ponlatha

Artificial Intelligence and Machine  Learning Enabled 5G Wireless Networks: Recent Advances and Challenges

AICTE - Conference

50,000

4

Dr.D.Chitra
Dr.S.Ponlatha

Applications of Machine Learning in 5G Wireless Communication: A Research Perspective

CSIR

25,000

Total:

8,18,000/-

Consultancy work:


S.
No

Name of the faculty

Title of the Project

Funding Agency / Industries

Amount received (in Rupees)

p align="center">1

Dr.N.Viswanathan
Mr.K.Giri

In-band Network Telemetry in Industrial Wireless Sensor Network

Raana Power Solutions, Salem

1,60,000

p align="center">2

Dr.D.Chitra
Mrs.G.Neelavathi

Energy- Efficient End-to-End Security for Software Defined Vehicular Networks

Sana Technos
Coimbatore

1,95,000

p align="center">3

Dr.R.Vijayakumar
Mr.K.Giri

Intelligent Robot for Materials handling

Sana Technos
Coimbatore

1,98,000

p align="center">4

Dr.D.Chitra
Mr.M.Ravikumar

Code Modulation Based Encryption and Decryption for secured wireless communication

Sana Technos
Coimbatore

1,57,000

p align="center">5

Dr.D.Chitra
Mr.M.Ravikumar

Voice Controlled Based Security Monitoring System

Raana Power Solutions, Salem

2,14,500

p align="center">6

Dr.R.Vijayakumar
Mr.K.Giri

E Management System

Raana Power Solutions, Salem

1,87,900

p align="center">7

Dr.R.Vijayakumar

Mr.K.Giri

Unmanned Water Pouring Robot for Wall

Raana Power Solutions, Salem

2,35,000

p align="center">8

Dr.K.Manivel
Mr.M.Gautham

Automatic Unmanned Railway Gate Operator using Fuzzy Controller

Raana Power Solutions, Salem

2,11,500

Total:

1558900/-

MoUs

Memorandum of Understanding signed during last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-2017

S.No. Name of organization Domain / Area of Activities Contribution Activities & Outcome
1 RX Digi Health platform Pvt.Ltd Medical electronics Permitting the students to undergo in plant training and project guidance Training, Placement and Project development
2 Mangala Smart Energy Solutions Private Ltd. Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Solutions Technical Training Opportunities are provided to the students to learn renewable energy sources
3 ECIL(Arvin Varsity, Chennai) Embedded systems Training Students are trained in the field of Robotics to meet the needs of industries
4 INTEL- FICE Embedded Systems Technical Training Students and Faculty members are provided an opportunity to expertise in IOT based real time projects in Intel-Galileo Arduino Platform
5 Texas Instrument(TI) Analog Integrated circuits Technical Training Students are trained on analog integrated circuits and its various applications. National level technical contests are conducted frequently
6 livewire-Salem PSPICE Training Students are provided in house training Students are trained on the basics of EDA tools like PSPICE , Layout Design and they are practiced to design real-time products
7 Mecton Training& Technical Services Private Ltd. Automation Technical Training Placement opportunities are provided to the students to work in gulf countries
8 Coimbatore District Small Industries Association
(CODISSIA), Coimbatore
Electronics and automation product development and training Training and Placement Students are permitted to take part in various technical fairs conducted by CODISSIA, Coimbatore
Permitting and guiding the students to do projects in CODISSIA membership companies.
9 Sunshiv Electronics-Coimbatore PCB design In-plant training and PCB Design Training and Consultancy work Students are trained in basic electronics and circuit design
10 National Instruments, Bangalore Signal Conditioning Students are provided in house training throughout the year Seminars ,Workshops, awareness programmes, short-term refresher courses and training for appearing Certified LABVIEW Associate Developer (CLAD) examinations

Contact

Department of Electronics and communication engineering

Mahendra Engineering College (Autonomous),

Salem- Thiruchengode Highway, Mahendhirapuri,

Mallasamudram,

Namakkal-637503,

Phone: 04288-238587,

E-Mail id: hodece@mahendra.info

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