Publications

Research Projects:

  1. Research consultancy project on BOF slags – Project value Rs.3.53 lakhs - by Tata Steel
  2. Principal Investigator of the project titled "Spectroscopic and Structural Analysis of Slags used in Steel Making and Continuous Casting" sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) (2001 - 2003)
  3. Principal Investigator of the project titled "Establishment of Process Modeling Laboratory" sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) (2001 - 2003)
  4. Principal Investigator for the research consultancy project, on "Quality Management", sponsored by Roots Cast (P) Limited, Coimbatore (2002 - 2003)
  5. Technical Analysis and Optimization of Continuous Casting at VSP with existing plant facilities-Project value -2.40 lakhs-by VSP


Paper Publication / Conference attended:

  1. "Analysis of Continuous Casting Slags by Optical Basicity Calculations", Accepted for Presentation in the International Conference on Slags, Fluxes and Molten Salts, held in Sweden and Finland, June 2000
  2. S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Role of Process Modeling in Hydrometallurgy", presented in the National Seminar on Hydro(Solvo)Thermal Syntheses and Applications, M.S. University, Tirunelveli, January 24 - 25, 2002.
  3. S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Aspects of Hydrometallurgy", an invited talk, delivered in the National Seminar on Hydro(Solvo)Thermal Syntheses and Applications, M.S. University, Tirunelveli, January 24 - 25, 2002
  4. S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Role of slags in melting and casting - some recent developments", presented in the National Conference on Processing of Metals, P.S.G. College of Technology, Coimbatore, January 31 - February 1, 2002.
  5. M. Kumar, S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Effect of optical basicity on the viscosity of slags", presented (by MK) in the National Symposium of Research Scholars NSRS - 4, Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, September 2002.
  6. S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Analysis of slag performance by different chemical parameters", presented in the NMD - ATM 2002, Indian Institute of Metals, Baroda, November 14 - 17, 2002
  7. T. Sowmya, S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Structural analysis of slags by spectroscopy", presented in the NMD - ATM 2002, Indian Institute of Metals, Baroda, November 14 - 17, 2002.
  8. K. Santhy, S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Application of Oxygen to Silicon ratio to the viscosity of slags" presented in the Seminar on "Science and Technology of Advanced Engineering Materials" STAEM 2003, The Indian Institute of Metals, Trivandrum, February 2003
  9. P. Venkatachalam, B. Suresh, T. Sowmya, S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Materials Processing - Utilization of Metallurgical Wastes", presented (by TS) in the National Conference on Materials Processing and Failure Analysis, Regional Engineering College, Tiruchirappalli, June 2003.
  10. S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Interesting developments in electric steel making", FAEST - 2003, CECRI, Karaikudi, July 2003.
  11. [B. Suresh, T. Sowmya, S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Interesting Amorphous phases from iron oxide based waste materials", abstract accepted for presentation in the NMD - ATM 2003, Indian Institute of Metals, Kolkatta, November 14 - 16, 2003.]
  12. [S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, K. Murthy, "Quality Improvement efforts in metal casting - A case study", abstract accepted for presentation in the Second National Conference on Quality Control in Metallurgical Industries, to be held in December 2003, P.S.G. College of Technology, Coimbatore.]
  13. [T. Sowmya, S. Raman Sankaranarayanan, "Spectroscopic analysis of slags - preliminary observations", abstract accepted for presentation in the VII International Conference on Molten Slags, Fluxes and Salts, to be held in South Africa during January 25 - 28, 2004.]