Chemistry

VISION:

To impart quality fundamental education in chemistry to students of various branches of Engineering & Technology and help them comprehend the role of chemistry in engineering applications and in conserving the environment.

MISSION:

The department of Chemistry is committed to enabling students from diverse educational backgrounds to be sufficiently prepared to become independent language learners in order to achieve their academic, professional and personal goals. Our aim is to enhance studentsí critical and analytic skills, promote academic honesty and equip them with necessary language and leadership skills to succeed with the professional arena.

PROGRAMME EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE:

  • To prepare students to excel in research and to succeed in the areas of materials science and engineering.
  • To provide students with a solid foundation in mathematical, scientific and engineering fundamentals required to solve materials science and engineering problems.
  • To train students with scientific and engineering knowledge so as to comprehend, select materials, process, characterize, analyze, design, and develop newer materials and solutions for the real time problems.
  • To inculcate students with professional and ethical attitude, effective communication skills, teamwork skills and multidisciplinary approach,
PROGRAMME OUTCOMES: On successful completion of the programme,
  • Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • Graduates will demonstrate an ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems.
  • Graduate will demonstrate ability to select the materials, process the materials, identify the suitable process, characterize, design and conduct experiments, analyze and interpret data.
  • Graduates will demonstrate an ability to select materials and process, as per needs and specifications.
  • Graduate will demonstrate skills to develop materials, characterize the materials, and identify the applications of the materials.
  • Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of professional and ethical responsibilities.
  • Graduate will be able to communicate effectively in their technical knowledge.
  • Graduate will understand the impact of engineering solutions on the societal transformation.

Details of Faculty visited Industries/Institutes for Guest Lecture

S.No Date Name & Designation of the Faculty Invited by Target Audience Topics
1 24.10.2014 Dr. R. Kavitha, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry,          Mahendra College of Engineering, Salem. SRS College of Engineering, Salem ECE& EEE Analytical Techniques
2. 18.04.2014 Mr.R.Vaidiyanathan, M.Sc., M.Phil., (Ph.D).,             Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry,   Mahendra College of Engineering, Salem. Srinivasa Engineering College, Salem. Mechanical & Civil Fuels & Combustion
3. 08.11.2013 Mr.A.Vasanthakumar, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
 Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry,
 Mahendra College of Engineering, Salem.
AVS College of Engineering, Salem. CSE & IT Corrosion and its Prevention
4. 12.04.2013 Ms.J.Helan Margret Joy, M.Sc., M.Phil., 
Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry,    Mahendra College of Engineering, Salem.
Salem College of Engineering, Salem. ECE & CSE Nano Technology

SEMINAR/ WORKSHOPS:

S.No. Name of the Coordinator(s) Title of Course Organized by Date
1 Ms. J. Helan Margret Joy One day National Seminar on “New Advances in Nano Technology (NAINT’13) Department of Physics & Chemistry – 06/09/2013

DETAILS OF GUEST LECTURE ARRANGED

S.No Date Topic Audience Name & Designation of the Guest Name of the Faculty organized
1 18.02.2015 Fuels & Combustion ECE & Biomedical Dr. N. Anandhi
M.Sc., Ph.D.,
Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry,
Karunya University, Coimbatore.
Dr. R. Kavitha
2. 12.09.2014 Conducting Polymer Civil & IT Dr. Anand M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal Mr. R.Vaidiyanathan
3. 21.03.2014 Nano Technology ECE, CSE & IT Dr. Govindaraj M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Ms. J. Helan Margret Joy
4. 25.10.2013 Analytical Techniques Mechanical & Civil Dr. K. Thangamani M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry, Karpagam University, Coimbatore. Dr. R. Kavitha
5. 19.04.2013 Corrosion and its Prevention ECE, CSE & IT Dr. Collins Arun Prakash M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal.
Mr. R. Vaidiyanathan
6. 11.09.2012 Spectroscopy ECE, CSE & IT Dr. T. Stalin M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant professor, Department of Chemistry,
Alagappa University, Karaikudi.
Dr. Kavitha

DETAILS OF JOURNAL PUBLICATION:

S.No Title of the paper Authors Name of the Journal Vol. / Year
1 Corrosion Inhibition of      Low- Carbon Steel in One M HCl and H2SO4   Media by New Formazan Derivatives Vaidiyanathan. Anand, Chitra, Balasubramian International  journal of Transactions and Engineering
Sciences
112, 18-22 / 2013
2. A Review on Microbial Mediated Corrosion on Mild Steel by Inactivating the Extracellular Polysaccharide Secreted by Aerobic/Anaerobic Microorganism Vaidiyanathan. Anand, Chitra, Balasubramian Chemical Science and Review 2 (6), 423-429 / 2014
3. Host–guest interaction of l-tyrosine with β-cyclodextrin R.Kavitha,  T.Stalin Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy Volume 71, Issue 1, Pages 125–132/  Nov-2008
4. A highly selective chemosensor for colorimetric detection of Hg2+ and fluorescence  detection of pH changes in aqueous solution R.Kavitha,  T.Stalin Journal of Luminescence 149 &      12–18 / 2014
5. Naphthalenediols: A new class of novel fluorescent chemosensors for selective sensing of Cu2+ and Ni2+ in aqueous solution R.Kavitha,  T.Stalin Journal of Luminescence Volume 158, Pages 313–321 / Feb-2015
6. Analysis of Water samples in and around Rasipuram taluk J. Helan Margret Joy,                      A. Vasanthakumar Coromandal Journal of Sciences Vol 4. 23-27,2014
7. A facile one-pot strategy to the Synthesis of 1-oxo-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro Carbazole and its derivatives. J. Helan Margret Joy,                      A. Vasanthakumar Coromandal Journal of Sciences vol.4, 35-39, 2014
8 Duel emission and pH based naphthalimide derivative fluorescent sensor for the detection of Bi+ R.Kavitha,  T.Stalin Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 247, 632-640,2017
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