ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

About the Department

  • Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering has been successfully functioning since 2005. The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was started in the year 2005 with an intake of 60 students.
  • The Strength and uniqueness of the department stems from its devoted and keen faculty who work enthusiastically to achieve excellence.
  • The Master degree course in Power Electronics and Drives was started in the academic year 2011-2012.
  • The department has been recognized as a research centre in the year 2018.
  • The department has well equipped laboratory facilities supported by experienced and well qualified faculty members who witnessed the tremendous growth in academics and research. 
  • We have undergraduate programs – B.E in Electrical and Electronics Engineering also has postgraduate programs – M.E in Power Electronics and Drives provides students with a broad range of choices.

Programmes Offered

  • B.E - Electrical & Electronics Engineering - 4 years
  • M.E - Power Electronics & Drives - 2 years
  • Ph.D - Research Programme

Vision & Mission

Vision

The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering aims to achieve excellence in Engineering education and research

Mission
  • To impart good fundamentals and state-of-art technology
  • To prepare students with good values and positive attitude.
  • To collaborate with industries and Research organization.
  • To pursue product development.

PSOs,  PEOs & POs

Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

The students will demonstrate the abilities

  • Apply the fundamental knowledge of mathematics, science, electrical and electronics engineering to analyze and solve the complex problems in electrical, electronics and allied interdisciplinary areas.
  • Understand and apply core domain knowledge of electrical engineering to analyze and solve complex engineering problems of machines, control systems, electronics and power systems.
  • Create conducive environment to develop professionalism, entrepreneurial skills and leadership qualities with ethics.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
  • PEO 1: Core Competence   Graduates will be competent to design, develop and solve Engineering problems and shall have expertise in programming tools
  • PEO 2: Breadth  Graduates will acquire the skills required to be employed in National, International and Government Organizations.
  • PEO 3: Lifelong Learning   Graduates will be equipped with the skills to pursue higher education and be expert in their profession adopting lifelong learning.
  • PEO 4: Professionalism   Graduates will have the ability to present and practice team based projects with professional ethics and social responsibility
Program Outcomes (POs)

  • 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, 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, and make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • Project Management and Finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and 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.S.M.Kamali Professor & Head,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra College of Engineering.
2 Dr.I.Gnanambal Professor,
Department of EEE,
Government College of Engineering,
Salem.
3 Dr.S.Vasantharathna Professor &Head,
Department of EEE,
Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore.
4 Dr.Vimal Kumar Eswarlal CEO,
Mangla Smart Energy Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Tirupur.
5 Dr.S.Umamaheswari Head &Professor,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College.
6 Dr.S.Arungalaivendan Professor,
Vellore Institute of Technology
7 Dr.S.Sumathi Professor,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College.
8 Dr.P.Suresh Kumar Professor,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College.
9 Er.K.Saravanakumar Design Engineer (R&D),
Megawin Switchgear Pvt. Ltd., Salem.

Board of Studies

Members of the Board of Studies
S.No. Name of the Member Communication Address of the Members BoS Designation
1 Dr.S.M.Kamali Professor &Head,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra College of Engineering.
Chairman
2 Dr.I.Gnanambal Professor,
Department of EEE,
Government College of Engineering,
Salem.
University Nominee
3 Dr.S.Vasantharathna Professor &Head,
Department of EEE,
Coimbatore Institute of Technology,
Coimbatore.
Institute Nominee
4 Dr.Vimal Kumar Eswarlal CEO,
Mangla Smart Energy Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Tirupur.
Industrial Expert
5 Dr.S.Umamaheswari Head &Professor,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College.
Academic Expert
6 Prof.K.K.Selvam Professor,
Mahendra Engineering College.
Academic Expert
7 Dr.S.Sumathi Professor,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College.
Academic Expert
8 Dr.P.Suresh Kumar Professor, Department of EEE,
Mahendra Engineering College.
Academic Expert
9 Er.K.Saravanakumar Design Engineer(R&D),
Megawin Switchgear Pvt. Ltd.,
Salem.
Academic Expert
(Alumni)
10 Ms.S.Divya   P.G Scholar – PED
II Year Student,
Mahendra College of Engineering.
Member
11 Ms. R. Roshini Final year,
Department of EEE,
Mahendra College of Engineering.
Member

List of Laboratories

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering has various laboratories to help students in achieving industrial standard practical knowledge in various streams of electrical sector. Students are allowed to use our laboratories and other facilities any time for academic purposes.

  • A/C Machines Lab
  • D/C Machines Lab
  • Engineering Practices Laboratory
  • Power Electronics & drives Lab /Digital & IC Lab
  • Circuits and Devices Lab / Electronics Lab
  • Control Systems Lab
  • Microprocessor and Microcontroller Lab
  • Power System Simulation Lab
  • Programming Lab / Computer Aided Design Lab

Faculty & Staff

S.No Name of the Faculty Designation
1 Dr.S.M.Kamali Professor
2 Dr.M.S.Saravanan Associate Professor
3 Dr.R. Anand Associate Professor
4 Mrs. M.Inba Arasi Assistant Professor
5 Mr. J.Ramkumar Assistant Professor
6 Mrs. M.Iswariya Lakshmi Assistant Professor
7 Mr. S.Thangapandiyan Assistant Professor
8 Mr. A.Aravind Assistant Professor
9 Mr. V. Velu Assistant Professor
10 Mr. P.John Bosco Assistant Professor
11 Ms. A.Dhivya Assistant Professor
12 Mr. K.Sabarinathan Assistant Professor
13 Mr. O.Obuli Ranganathan Assistant Professor
14 Mr. P. Loganathan Assistant Professor
15 Mr. J. Vivekananthan Assistant Professor
S.No Name of the Supporting Staff Designation Qualification
1 K. Mohanraj DEEE Lab Technician
2 M. Sathish Kumar DEEE Lab Technician
3 S. Barathidasan DMECH Lab Technician

Credentials

Centre of Excellence

  • Department is recognized as Research Centre by Anna University.
  • Department is granted with Permanent affiliation by Anna University, Chennai for B.E (EEE) and for M.E. (PED) Courses.
  • Two faculty members have been approved as research supervisor for guiding Ph.D /M.S candidates.
  • 30 students have been trained under the scheme “SKILL COUNCIL FOR GREEN JOBS” under the affiliation for three years from National Skill Development Corporation with association with MNRE(ministry of new-renewable energy)
  • More than 160 students have been trained in Infosys campus connect program in the last three academic years and certified by Infosys Ltd, Bangalore.
  • Our Students have undergone Internship in various Government / reputed Private Industries / Organizations.
  • Alumni strength of more than 600 students and they are working in various industries.
  • Faculty members have published many technical papers in various national and international conference and journals.
  • Established R & D centers.
  • NPTEL local chapter is established for students and faculty members appearing for NPTEL online examinations.
  • Faculty members have published 4 books.
  • All the students are undergoing skill development programs like Soft skills, Communication skills, aptitude and logical reasoning, group discussions and technical interview skills.

Short-Term Courses

Short-Term & Value-Added Courses organized in the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17

S. No. Name of Agency Name of the Short Term/Value Added Courses No. of Students Benefited
1 Caliber Embedded Technologies India Pvt Ltd Programming in PIC Micro controller 54
2 Mangla and Solar Pvt Ltd Design and installation of Solar Panel 37 
3 Live wire  Electrical CADD 30

Events

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops conducted through Professional Societies
Events organized in last three academic years:
S.No. Type of Events Date Events Name Resource Person
1 TWO DAY WORKSHOP 12 & 13 Mar18 DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF SOLAR PANEL DR. VIMAL KUMAR ESWERLAL,MANGLA SMART ENERGY SOLUTION PVT LTD, TIRUPUR
2 TWO DAY WORKSHOP 15 & 16 FEB 18 PROGRAMMING IN PIC MICROCONTROLLER M.PARTHIBAN(M.E)
Sr.DESIGN ENGINEER
3 SKILL
DEVELOPMENT
PROGRAM (SSDP)
MNRE&;NISE
18-Jan-2018 SURYAMITRA 1.DR. VIMAL KUMAR ESWERLAL,MANGLA SMART ENERGY SOLUTION PVT LTD, TIRUPUR
2.T.THIVAGAR,B.E.M.TECH.,ASSISTANT PROFESSOR & TRAINER,
MANGLA SMART ENERGY SOLUTIONS PRIVATE LIMITED, TIRUPUR, TAMILNADU, INDIA.
3.GOWTHAMAN.R,SOLAR ENGINEER, MANGLA SMART ENERGY SOLUTIONS PRIVATE LIMITED,
TIRUPUR, TAMILNADU, INDIA.
4 ONE DAY NATIONAL LEVEL SEMINAR 26-FEB-2018 RECENT TRENDS IN SOLAR ENERGY WITH EFFICIENT IOT CONTROL MR.V. SUBRAMANIAN, MANAGER, SWITCHGEAR TRAINING CENTER, LARSEN & TOUBRO LIMITED-COONOOR
5 TWO DAY WORKSHOP 19 & 20 JULY 17 ELECTRICAL CADD SATHISHKUMAR.S
Sr.EDA ENGINEER
LIVE WIRE
6 SEMINAR 29-Aug-2017 PRODUCT ANALYSIS USING MATLAB SATHISHKUMAR.S
Sr.EDA ENGINEER
LIVE WIRE
7 GUEST LECTURE 18-Aug
2017
ELECTRICAL AND AUTOMATION IN STEEL INDUSTRIES SATISH R, DEPUTY MANAGER
(HRM-ELECTRICAL),STEEL AUTHORITY OF INDIA LIMITED (SAIL)
8 GUEST LECTURE 1-Aug-2017 CONTROL SYSTEM Dr.J. S. CHRISTY MANO RAJ
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (SR.GRADE), GCE,SALEM.
  1.  
ONE DAY WORKSHOP 16-Feb-17 SMART GRID TECHNOLOGY FOR SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS Dr.J. S. CHRISTY MANO RAJ
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (SR.GRADE), GCE,SALEM.
9 NATIONAL LEVEL TECHNICAL SYMPOSIUM 26-Aug-2016 ELSYNC “16” RAJU.V.R.PALANISAMY
PRESIDENT OF TAMILNADU
SOLAR ENERGY ASSOCIATION
10 4  DAYS WORKSHOP 19,20,21,22-Sept-2016 ANALOG ELECTRONICS AND PCB  DESIGN M.PARTHIBAN(M.E)
Sr.DESIGN ENGINEER
11 1 FDP 18th January 2017 ISTE FACULTY CHAPTER THENMOZHI K,Sr.EDA ENGINEER, LIVE WIRE
12 1 FDP 21 Jan 2017 IT INFRASTRUCTURE & MANAGEMENT R.S.VIGNESH, SENIOR N/W ENGINNER, LIVEWIRE
13 1 DAY WORKSHOP 30th Jan 2017 EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES IN ELECTRONICS R.S.VIGNESH
SENIOR N/W ENGINNER
LIVE WIRE
14 2 DAYS WORKSHOP 06,07 MARCH-2017 MOBILE SERVICING B.KRISHNAKUMAR
NEW TECHNOLOGY
CBE
15 3 DAYS WORKSHOP 7,8,9-march-2016 MICROPROCESSOR & MICROCONTROLLER BASED EMBEDDED SYSTEM DESIGN M.PARTHIBAN(M.E)
Sr.Design Engineer
16 GUEST LECTURE 11-Mar-2015 “FUZZY LOGIC AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE” Mrs.G.UMAMAHESWARI, HOD/EEE,
AVS ENGINEERING COLLEGE

RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY WORK

S.No Project Title Funding Agency Amount in Rs Duration
1.

Real time analysis and control of PV
inverters in VAR mode

Fenix Power Solutions

90,000

2 Years

2.

Analysis of solid state transformer interfaced
 with renewable energy system in smart grid

GA Software Solutions

2,50,000

2 Years

MoUs

S.No. Name of the Company Date on MoU Signed
1.

Dharan Hospital

  01.02.2012
2.

RAACTS

  06.10.2014
3.

Caliber Embedded Technologies India (P) Ltd

  04.11.2014
4.

Mecton Training & Technical Service Pvt Ltd

  30.03.2015
5.

Bypro Technologies

  11.04.2015
6.

KCP Solar Industry

  27.04.2015
7.

LIVE WIRE – A Division of CADD Centre

  27.04.2015
8.

RR Consultancy & Contractors

  22.05.2015
9.

Infosys Campus Connect

  21.01.2017
10

Mangala and solar Pvt. Ltd.

  17.01.2018

Contact

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Mahendra College of Engineering,

Mahendra Salem Campus,

Chennai Main Road, Minnampalli, Salem,

Salem 636 106.

Tamil Nadu

Phone: (0427) 2482884

E-Mail id: hodeee@mahendracollege.com