Dr. S.Jerome

Dr. S. Jerome


Dr.S. Jerome


Associate Professor 

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Welding Lab, Department of MME, NIT Trichy

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Field(s) of Specialization:

Welding Engineering, Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing


Bio Sketch

Dr. S. Jerome, currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of MME. He joined this department in the year of 2006. He graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Coimbatore Institute of Technology, completed his M. Tech, and Ph.D. from NIT Trichy in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering.

His specialization is in Welding Engineering, and he has established Welding Engineering Laboratory. His research areas are Wire Arc Additive manufacturing, Friction Stir processing, Cold metal Transfer welding, and Plasma Welding. He has published over 35 research papers in International Journals and Conferences of repute. He has successfully completed 3 research projects from NRB-DRDO, ISRO, and BHEL. He is also a reviewer of reputed journals in his field.

He served as a Convener of Hostels and Associate Dean (Students Welfare) during 2012-15 and 2018-20. He served as staff advisor of the MME students association from 2011-15. He served as an Executive committee member of the IWS southern zone and very active member of IWS and IIM. He served as a member of the Board of Governors, NIT Trichy during 2020-22. Currently serving as RECAL Tresurer (since October 2022).

He is currently teaching Joining of Materials, welding metallurgy, metallic materials, and Non-Ferrous Physical Metallurgy to undergraduate and postgraduate students. He supervised 4 Ph.D. scholars, and several PG and UG students most of them are well placed and working now in prestigious organizations. He organized several national & international workshops on Welding Engineering and Materials.

Employment Profile:

Job Title Employer From To
Associate Professor NIT Trichy Sept 2022 Till Date
Asst. Professor Grade –I (8000 AGP)   NIT Trichy   Mar 2018   Sept 2022
Asst. Professor Grade – II (7000 AGP)   NIT Trichy   Aug 2011   Mar 2018  
Lecturer (6000 AGP) NIT Trichy Aug 2006 Aug 2011
Lecturer Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai, Erode Nov 2004 Jul 2006
Research Associate NIT Trichy Jul 2004 Nov 2004
Lecturer SMIT, Chennai 1998 2002


Academic Qualifications (From Highest Degree to High School):

Examination Board / University Year Division/ Grade Subjects
Ph. D NIT Trichy 2012   Fabrication of MMC via liquid and solid state routes
M.Tech NIT Trichy 2004 First class Welding Engineering
B.E CIT, Coimbatore 1998 First class Welding Engineering