Dr. R. Ponalagusamy

 

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Qualifications

  • M.Sc. Applied Mathematics
  • Ph.D. IIT Bombay

Experience

  • Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan
  • 29 years UG & PG teaching experience

Research Interests

  • Computational Bio-Mathematics
  • Computer Models on Metal Forming
  • Parallel Algorithms
  • Image Processing
  • Numerical Experimentaion
  • Flow of Non-Newtonian fluid with Nanoparticles
  • Nanofluids’ Flow
  • Flow of Seminal Fluid

Specialization

  • Biomechanics/Biorheology
  • Finite Element Method

Conferences Organized as Chairman/Convener

  • Chairman: Organized National Conference on Frontiers in APPLIED SCIENCES AND COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY (FACT’12), Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology,  Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 06-07, December, 2012.
  • Convener: Organized 2nd National Conference on Frontiers in APPLIED SCIENCES  AND COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY (FACT’12), Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 23-24, May, 2013.
  • Chairman: Organized National Conference on ANALYSIS AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS (NCAAM 2014), Department of Mathematics, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 27-28, November, 2014. 
  • Convener: Organized 3rd National Conference on Frontiers in APPLIED SCIENCES AND COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY (FACT’15), Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 06-07, March, 2015.
  • Chairman, National Conference on Frontiers in APPLIED SCIENCES AND COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY (FACT’16), Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 18-19, March, 2016.
  • Organizing Chair, International Conference on Frontiers in Engineering, Applied Science and Technology (FEAST’17), Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 31st March – 1st April, 2017.

Academic Experience

Courses Attended

  1. Attended a Short-term course on Mathematical and Engineering Aspects of Physiological Fluid Mechanics, held at Department of Mathematics, I.I.T., Bombay, from 17th to 28th May, 1982.
  2. Attended a course in "Professional Development" conducted in Technical Teachers Training Institute, Madras, from 7th May to 8th June, 1990.
  3. Attended an AICTE-ISTE sponsored Short-Term Training Program for Two weeks on Parallel Algorithms and Architecture for High Performance Computers, held at Department of Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology, Government College of Technology, from 24th May to 6th June, 2004.
  4. Attended an AICTE-ISTE sponsored Short-Term Training Program for Two weeks on Emerging Trends in Energy Management and Non-Conventional Energy, held at Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, from 22nd November to 3rd December, 2004.
  5. Attended a AICTE-ISTE sponsored Short-Term Training Program for Two weeks on, Emerging Trends in CAD/CAM – Theory and Practice, held at Department of Production Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, from 20th December to 31st December, 2004.
  6. Attended a One-Day Workshop on Introduction to Simulating Complex Predictive System and Bayesian Modeling in Image Processing, Under TEQIP Community Services, held at the Department of Mathematics, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli- 620 015, on 25th January, 2008.
  7. Attended a One-Day Workshop on Simulating Complex Predictive System and Bayesian Modeling in Image Processing-Applications, Under TEQIP Community Services, held at the Department of Mathematics, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli- 620 015, on 28th January, 2008.
  8. Attended a One-Day Workshop on Non-Linear Control Systems, Under TEQIP Community Services, held at the Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli- 620 015, on 21st February, 2008.

Workshops Organized

  1. Principal Coordinator: Organized Three Days workshop on SOFT COMPUTING, Department of Mathematics, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015,15-17, November, 2007.
  2. Principal Coordinator: Organized Two-Day workshop on Trends in BIOINFORMATICS, Department of Mathematics and Department of Computer Applications, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli-620 015, 01-02,  February, 2008.

International Organizing and Program Committee

Awards / Honours

  • Outstanding Achievement in Research, 2008, Marquis Who’s Who, 26th Edition of Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, U.S.A.
  • Best Teacher Award for 2007-2008,National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India.
  • Post Doctroal Research Fellowship, Environmental Rsearch Corportation, Tokyo, Japan
  • Junior Research Assistant, Biomedical Engineering Group, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay - 400076
  • First Rank in Core Mathematics and in Special Mathematics in Secondary School Leaving Certificate
  • Notable Achievement Award for the highest number of Research Paper Publication in 2016, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India.
  • Notable Achievement Award for the highest number of Research Paper Publication in 2017, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India.
  • Notable Achievement Award for the highest number of Citation in 2017, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India.

Professional Affiliations

  • Life Member-Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
  • Life member - Indian Society of Technical Education

Innovations made

  • A new computational technique and Computer Software for investigating Complicated Problems of Industrial Polymer flows through complex flow Geometries.

Books Published

  • Theory of Engineering Plasticity, Ahuja Book Company, New Delhi, pp. 1-145, 2000.
  • Engineering Mathematics - Vol. I, Pragati Prakashan, Educational Publishers, Meerut, India, pp. 1-380, 2003
  • Biological Study on Pulsatile Flow of Herschel-Bulkley Fluid in Tapered Blood Vessels”, in: Quocnam Tam Hamid Arbnia (Eds.), Emerging Trends in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, and Systems Biology-Algorithms and Software Tools (ISBN: 978-0-12- 802508-6), Elsevier Publishers,Boston, USA, 2015,pp. 39-51.

Ph.D. Theses

  • Ph.D. Thesis Guided : 13
  • Ph.D. Thesis Completed : 0
  • Ph.D. Scholars presently working : 2

No. of M.C.A., M.Sc., M.E. and B.E. Theses Guided

  • M.C.A. Projects Guided : 51
  • M.Sc. Projects Guided : 24
  • M.E. Projects Guided : 4
  • B.E. Projects Guided : 4

Details of project work

  • Name of the agency - University Grants Commission.
  • Project Title - Analysis of Forging Behavior of Powder Metallurgy alloys using FEM.
  • Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, India, sponsored project on Parallel Numerical Methods for Young Women Scientist Scheme (Awadee:Mrs.K.Ponnammal) for three years (1st July 2005 - 30th June 2008) guided by Dr.R.Ponalagusamy. Sanction Letter and Date: No. SR/WOS-A/MS-08/2004, Dated 09- 05-2005.
  • Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, India, sponsored project on Decision Making from Incomplete Information for Young Women Scientist Scheme-A (Awadee: Dr.Geetha Sivaraman) for three years(3rd August, 2011- 2nd 
    August, 2014.

Administrative Skills

Editor, International Journals :

  1. Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Mathematics and Engineering with Computers.
  2. Regional Editor, Journal of Software Engineering.
  3. Regional Editor, Information Technology Journal.
  4. Regional Editor, Journal of Applied Sciences.
  5. Regional Editor, Research Journal of Information Technology.
  6. Regional Editor, Asian Journal of Scientific Research.
  7. Associate Editor, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology.
  8. Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Bio-Science and Bio- Technology.
  9. Associate Editor, International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies.
  10. Regional Editor, Trends in Bioinformatics.
  11. Editorial Board Member, Maejo International J. Sci. Technol. (SCIE)

International Journals' Reviewer:

  1. A.M.S.E. Journal, France.
  2. Journal of Materials Processing and Technology, Ireland.
  3. Journal of Supercomputing, U.S.A.
  4. International Journal of Powder Technology, U.K.
  5. International Journal of Computer Mathematics, U.K.
  6. International Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics, U.S.A.
  7. Journal of Biomechanics, U.S.A.
  8. Journal of Bionic Engineering, U.S.A.
  9. Chemical Engineering Communication, U.S.A.
  10. Scientia Iranica, Elsewhere Publisher, U.S.A.
  11. Defense Science Journal.
  12. Automatika ‒ Journal for Control, Measurement, Electronics, Computing and Communications.
  13. Journal of Inequalities and Applications Research.
  14. Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Hindawi Publisher, U.S.A.
  15. International Journal of Biomathematics, World Scientific Publisher, U.K.
  16. Abstract and Applied Analysis, Hindawi Publisher, U.S.A.
  17. Microvascular Research, Elsevier Publisher, U.S.A.
  18. Journal of Fluids Engineering, Trans. of ASME, U.S.A.
  19. Alexandria Engineering Journal, Elsevier publisher, U.S.A
  20. Ain Shams Engineering Journal, Elsevier publisher, U.S.A
  21. Journal of Applied Mathematics, Hindawi publisher, U.S.A
  22. The Computer Journal, Oxford University Press, U.K
  23. Applied Soft Computing, Elsevier publisher, U.S.A
  24. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine Elsevier publisher,U.S.A.
  25. Journal of Nanofluids,  American Scientific Publishers, U.S.
  26. Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, U.S.A.
  27. Korea Australia Rheology Journal, Springer Publisher, U.S.A.
  28. Sadhana, Springer, U.S.A.
  29. Computers in Biology and Medicine, Elsevier Publisher, U.S.A.
  30. Proceedings of The Royal Society of London A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, The Royal Society Publishing, London, U.K.
  31. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, U.K.
  32. Vacuum, Elsevier Publisher, U.S.A.
  33. The European Physical Journal – Plus, Springer, U.S.A.

Name of Journals in which papers have been published :

  • Biorheology
  • International Journal for Numerical Methods of Fluid
  • International Journal for Engineering Science
  • International Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • International Journal of Materials Processing Technology
  • International Journal on Manufacturing Technology and Research
  • A.M.S.E. Journal
  • Metals, Materials and Processing Journal.
  • Journal of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore.
  • International Journal of Materials and Design
  • International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology
  • International Journal of Computer, Mathematical Sciences and Applications
  • Information Technology Journal
  • Journal of Applied Sciences
  • Journal of Software Engineering
  • Research Journal of Information Technology
  • Trends in Applied Science and Research
  • Journal of Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial Computation(JCMCC)
  • Signal Image and Video Processing Journal
  • Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology
  • Journal of Combinatorics, Information & System Sciences (A Quarterly International Scientific Journal)
  • International Journal of Nanomanufacturing
  • International Journal of Automation  and Computing
  • International Journal on Information Processing
  • International Journal of Computational Materials Science and Surface 
  • Engineering
  • Journal of Automation, Mobile Robotics and Intelligent Systems
  • Bio Systems
  • International Journal of Mathematics and Engineering with Computers 
  • International Journal of Advanced Intelligence Paradigms
  • International Journal of Engineering Science, Advanced Computing and Bio-Technology
  • Journal of the Franklin Institute
  • International Journal of Bio-Science and Bio-Technology
  • International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering
  • Meccanica
  • Applied Mathematical Modelling
  • Expert Systems with Applications
  • Advanced Powder Technology
  • Applied Bionics and Biomechanics
  • International Journal of Applied and Computational Mathematics
  • The European Physical Journal – Plus
  • Computational and Applied Mathematics
  • Korea-Australia Rheology Journal
  • Journal of Applied Mathematics and Informatics
  • Applied Mathematics and Computation
  • Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine
  • Sadhana
  • Neural Computing and Applications
  • Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology
  • International Journal of Services, Economics and Management

 

Papers Published

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Countries Visited

  • Japan
  • United Kingdom
  • Northern Ireland
  • Switzerland
  • United States of America

Contact Address

Dr. R. Ponalagusamy
Professor,
Department of Mathematics,
National Institute of Technology,
Trichy - 620015, Tamilnadu, India.