Dr. N. Nallusamy

Registrar
Shiv Nadar University
Chennai

 

Dr. N. NallusamyRegistrar

Shiv Nadar University
Chennai

QualificationB.E.Mech (1992), M.E.Thermal Power (1995), Ph.D.(2007)
Institute of Ph.D.Anna University, Chennai
Total teaching experience28 years
Institutions worked previously

SSN College of Engineering, Kalavakkam, Chennai, TN
Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur, TN

PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul, TN

Subjects TaughtThermodynamics, Thermal Engineering, Heat and Mass Transfer, Power Plant Engineering, Advanced IC Engines, Energy Conversion Techniques, Measurement and Control for Energy Systems, Renewable Energy Sources
Research InterestsThermal energy storage, Alternate fuels for I.C. Engines, Bio diesel, Fuel spray characteristics, Heat Transfer and Heat Pipes
Research Supervision till dateCompleted 5 Ph.D  ; Ongoing 6 Ph.D
Research paper publications55 publications in Journals ;52 presentations in Conferences
Research Profilehttps://scholar.google.com/citations?user=bCd5T58AAAAJ&hl=en
Funded Projects1 from AICTE and 2 Internal funded faculty projects from SSN Trust
Professional Activity

Book chapter: “Electrical Vehicles” in the book titled “Alternative Fuels for Transportation”, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis group, 2011
Editor of International conference proceedings: 03
Life member in Solar Energy Society of India (SESI)
Life member in Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)
Life member in Indian Society for Heat and Mass Transfer (ISHMT)

Professional recognition

1. Received Best Faculty Award from M/s. Cognizant Technology Solutions for the year 2011.
2. Received Best Faculty Award from SSN College of Engineering, Chennai for the academic year 2012-13.
3. Received Best Faculty Award from SSN College of Engineering, Chennai for the academic year 2013-14.
4. Received Best Faculty Award from M/s. Cognizant Technology Solutions for the year 2015.

Additional Responsibilities held in SSN College of Engineering

HOD / Mechanical Engineering
Institute Coordinator for NAAC Accreditation process
Nodal Officer for organizing Smart India Hackathon (2017 & 2019)
Dept. Coordinator for NBA Accreditation process
Convener-International Conference on Sustainable Energy Resources, Materials and Technologies-ISERMAT 2015 & 2019

Funded Projects List

S.No.TitleFunding AgencyProject periodValue in Rs.
1Composition Effects of Oxidized Paint Waste Oil on Combustion and Emission Characteristics in a Reactivity Controlled Compression Ignition Engine SSN Trust2017 – 20194.10 Lakhs
2Development of PCM based Thermal Energy Storage system for Solar powered vapour absorption systemSSN Trust2013 – 20153.00 Lakhs
3Modernization of Thermal Engineering Lab Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur, TNAICTE2011-201212.00 Lakhs

Books / Book Chapters list

  1. N. Nallusamy, Book chapter on “Electric Vehicles” in the book titled “Alternative Fuels for Transportation”, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis group, 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4398-1957-92011
  2. Editor of International conference proceedings: Alternative Energy Sources, Materials and Technologies (2015), Trans Tech Publications Inc., Switzerland, ISBN-13: 978-3-03835-553-3
  3. Editor of International conference proceedings:Renewable Energy Sources and Technologies, AIP-American Institute of Physics, USA, 2019, Vol. 2161, ISBN: 978-0-7354-1906-3
  4. Alternative Energy Sources, Materials and Technologies –II (2020), Trans Tech Publications Inc., Switzerland, ISBN-13: 978-3-0357-1567-5

List of Top five Publications

  1. V. Venkatesan, N. Nallusamy, P. Nagapandiselvi, Performance and emission analysis on the effect of exhaust gas recirculation in a tractor diesel engine using pine oil and soapnut oil methyl ester, Fuel, 290 -120077- 1-8, 2021,  Elsevier, Impact Factor 5.578.
  2. V. Venkatesan, N. Nallusamy, P. Nagapandiselvi, Waste-to-Energy Approach for Utilizing Non-edible Soapnut Oil Methyl Ester as a Fuel in a Twin-Cylinder Agricultural Tractor Diesel Engine, Energy Fuels,  34 (2), 1958-1964, 2020, ACS publications, Impact Factor  3.021.
  3. V. Venkatesan, N. Nallusamy, Pine oil-soapnut oil methyl ester blends: A hybrid biofuel approach to completely eliminate the use of diesel in a twin cylinder off-road tractor diesel engine, Fuel, 262 -116500- 1-8, 2019,  Elsevier, Impact Factor 5.578.
  4. P. Tamil Selvan, N. Nallusamy, S. Rajkumar, A comprehensive review on performance, combustion and emission characteristics of biodiesel fuelled diesel engines, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 79, 1134–1159, 2017,  Elsevier, Impact Factor  8.05.
  5. P. M. Sivaram, N. Nallusamy, M. Suresh, Experimental and numerical investigation on solar parabolic trough collector integrated with thermal energy storage unit, International Journal of Energy Research,  40, 1564-1575, 2016, John Wiley & Sons, Impact Factor  2.838.