Mechatronics Engineering

About the Department

  • Established in the year 2013 with the intent of raising qualified Mechatronics Engineering's who can make substantial contribution to the field of Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
  • Alumni strength of more than 60 and they are working in reputed National and International Organizations.
  • All the faculty members are registered for Ph.D. program.
  • Publications in many National and International indexed Journals.
  • Specially designed skill development programmes with support of industrial experts.
  • Placement in many companies.
  • Various technical clubs such as Design club and Product development club are actively functioning to impart specialized knowledge and skills to the students in various domains.

Programmes offered

  • B.E. - Mechatronics- 4 years

Vision & Mission

Vision

  • To impart high quality engineering education that combines conscientious academic study with extensive practical knowledge and to prepare our graduates for leadership in Industry, Business and Academia.
  • To develop our student skills that is very useful for industry establishing oriented programs.

Mission

  • To impart high quality engineering education through excellence in teaching and learning.
  • Establish modern laboratories to promote more practical knowledge exposure to meet the needs of the industry and society.
  • Prepare efficient and responsible graduates to pursue higher studies and research for meeting global requirements by providing world-class facilities.

PSOs, PEOs & POs

Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

The students will demonstrate the abilities

  • To design and develop the fundamental concepts of Mechanical, Electronics and Electrical Engineering subjects to meet the worldwide engineering challenges.
  • Apply the engineering information to carry out investigation of complex engineering problem related to instrumentation, control, automation and robotics to provide solutions.
  • A capability to change for new budding technologies through life-long learning process.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The graduates of will be able to

  • PEO1: Inculcate Knowledge in Basic Engineering Sciences and Fundamentals of Mechanical, Electronics and Electrical Engineering.
  • PEO2: Create ability to Design, Develop Product and applications in the field of Automation and Mechatronics.
  • PEO3: Prepare Graduates to be valuable Engineers with excellent logical and Problem solving skills in a multidisciplinary environment.

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.

Advisory Committee

Department Program Advisory Committee (DPAC)

S.No Member Designation
1 Dr. T.Jesudas Professor & Head, Department of MCT
2 Dr.V.Shanmugam Dean – SMS, Mahendra Engineering College
3 Dr.A.Parthiban Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
4 Dr.T.Sekar Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
5 Dr.C.Pandivelan Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
6 Dr.S.Periyasamy Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
7 Dr.T.Ramesh Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
8 Dr.N.Amutha Prabha Associate Professor, Department of School of Electrical Engineering
9 Dr.G.K.Rajini Associate Professor, Department of School of Electrical Engineering

Board of Studies

Members of the Board of Studies

S.No. Name of the Member Communication Address of the members BoS Designation
1  Dr.T.Jesudas Professor & Head,
Department of Mechatronics,
Mahendra Engineering College, Mallasamudram, Namakkal.
Chairman
2 Dr.P.K.Palani Associate Professor,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Government College of Engineering,
Coimbatore - 641013
University Nominee
3 Dr.K.Venkatesan Assistant Professor
Department of Metallurgical Engineering
Government College of Engineering
Salem - 636109
Academic Expert
4 Dr.M.Vairavel Teja Tech Automation Pvt. Ltd.
16, Weekly Market Road,
Anthyur Corner,
Bhavani, Erode - 638301
Industrial Expert
5 Mr.S.Sathesh Axis Global Automation,
Near Mani's Theatre
#33, 2nd Floor, Kathir Avenue, 
Aandal Street, Lakshmipuram,
Hope College, 
Coimbatore -641004 
  Industrial Expert
6 Dr.V.Shanmugam Dean / Mechanical Sciences
Department of Mechatronics,
Mahendra Engineering College,
Mallasamudram,
Namakkal.
Academic Expert
7 Dr.R.Thanigaivelan Professor & Head,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Mahendra Engineering College, Mallasamudram, Namakkal.
Academic Expert
8 Dr.P.Saravanan Professor & Head
Department of Mechanical & Automation Engineering
Mahendra Engineering College,
Mallasamudram, Namakkal.
Academic Expert
9 Dr.S.Umamaheswari Professor & Head
Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Mahendra Engineering College,
Mallasamudram, Namakkal.
Academic Expert
10 Dr.N.Viswanathan Professor & Head
Department of Electronics& Communication Engineering
Mahendra Engineering College,
Mallasamudram,
Namakkal.
Academic Expert
11 Mr.T.Dinesh Third year Student,
B.E. Mechatronics,
Mahendra Engineering College,
Mallasamudram,
Namakkal.
Member

Laboratory

Faculty & Staff

S.No Name of the Faculty Designation
1 Dr.T.Jesudas Professor and Head
2 Mr.P.T.Yogarajan Assistant Professor
3 Mr.D.Prabhakaran Assistant Professor
4 Mr.J.DineshKumar Assistant Professor
5 Mr.B.Lakshmikanth Assistant Professor
6 Mr.R.Baskar Assistant Professor
7 Mr.T.Elavarasan Assistant Professor
8 Mr.M.Sivaperumal Assistant Professor
S.No Name of the faculty No. of Publication
1 Dr.T.Jesudas 10
2 Mr.P.T.Yogarajan 02
3 Mr.D.Prabhakaran 04
4 Mr.J.DineshKumar 03
5 Mr.B.Lakshmikanth 03
6 Mr.R.Baskar 02
7 Mr.T.Elavarasan 02
8 Mr.M.Sivaperumal 04
S.No Name of the Supporting Staff Qualification

Credentials

Credentials of the Department

  • One faculty member has been approved as research supervisor for guiding Ph.D / M.S candidates in the last one year 2016-17.
  • 5 faculty members are pursuing in the last academic year 2016-17.
  • More than 10 students have been trained. 5 students passed Certified Lab VIEW Associate Developer (CLAD) examinations conducted by National Instruments, Bangalore.
  • NPTEL Local Chapter is established for students and faculty members appearing for NPTEL courses online examinations
  • Faculty members are Faculty Advisors of ISTE, ISME, IEEE and IE (I) chapter.
  • Our Students have undergone Internship in various Government / reputed Private Industries / Organizations.
  • 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

Short-Term Courses

Events

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops conducted through Professional Societies

Events organized in last three academic years:
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Name of the Events
1 Seminar ISME 08.09.2017 “Automation and Industry 4.0”
2 Technical Training   ISTE  21.08.2017 to
23.08.2017
Carrier trends in Industrial Automation
3 NIT Lecture Series   ISME 17.08.2017 Advanced Manufacturing Technology for Mechatronics Engineers
4 Guest lecture   ISME 07.07. 2017 Industrial Trends and Innovation Scope
5 Seminar   ISTE 05.07. 2017 Significance of Advanced communication protocol in industrial automation sectors
6 Workshop ISME 04.07. 2017 Sensors and Motion Controls
7 Workshop ISTE 15.02. 2017 Embedded System and Basic Electrical Instrumentation
8 Technical Seminar ISME 09.02. 2017 Oil and Gas industry and a Mechatronics Engineer
9 Workshop ISTE 01.09.2016 to 02.09.2016 Industrial Robotics
10 Guest Lecture IE(I) 22.08. 2016 Self Branding With Masterstroke Innovation Skill Test
11 Technical Workshop ISTE 27.06. 2016 Applications Of Industrial Robotics – Yaskawa Motoman
12 Technical Workshop IE(I) 26.02. 2016 SCADA Designing
13 Guest Lecture ISME 30.12.2015 Getting Employable and Staying Employable
14 Guest Lecture ISME 23.09.2015 Lean manufacturing
15 Workshop IE(I) 19.08.2015 PLC & HMI
16 Seminar ISME 14.08.2015 Innovative Cum Ignited Engineers

RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY WORK

Number of research publications of the faculty members

  • Academic Year  2014-2015 : 53
  • Academic Year  2015-2016 : 60
  • Academic Year  2016-2017 : 68

Faculty members guiding Ph.D. research scholars

S.No Name Area of Specialization Number of Research scholars 
Progress Awarded
1 Dr.T.Jesudas Micro Machining 7 -

List of Faculty Members Pursuing Ph.D

S. No. Name of the faculty Specialization University
1 Mr.D.Prabhakaran Wireless Sensors Networks & Robotics Anna University
2 Mr.J.DineshKumar Composite Materials Anna University
3 Mr.B.Lakshmikanth Composite Materials Anna University
4 Mr.R.Baskar Compressible Fluids Anna University
5 Mr.M.Sivaperumal Composite Materials, CIM Anna University

Product Developed during the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-2017

S. No. Project Title Status Number of faculty involved
2017-18
1 Mobile Gripper for Material Handling Completed 1
2 Bluetooth Linked Follower Vehicle Completed 1
3 Solar Powered Bluetooth operated Vehicle Completed 1
4 Barcode Based Digital Entry Pass System In Progress 1
5 RFID Based Security System In Progress 1

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 Axis Global Automation   Mechatronics and Automation field. Consultancy Projects, Inplant training & Placement. Opportunities are provided to the students to learn robotics and automation.

Contact

Department of Mechatronics Engineering

Mahendra Engineering College (Autonomous),

Salem- Thiruchengode Highway, Mahendhirapuri,

Mallasamudram,

Namakkal-637503,

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