Mechanical Engineering (MECH)




TRIDENT 2K18 – National level Technical Symposium

The Department of Mechanical Engineering of Velammal Institute of Technology, organized a National level symposium “TRIDENT 2K18” on Saturday, 1st September 2018. Students participants from all over the state have participated in large numbers to expose their talents in various technical events. The chief guest of the gathering was Mr. Ilanchezhian, President and CEO, BGR energy systems Ltd. Mr. Heaven Dani, Coordinator for Trident 2K18,

welcomed the gathering. Dr. Moorthy, Head of the department delivered the necessity of Symposium and highlighted the importance of research activities to be taken up by the budding engineers. Dr. T. Chandrashekar, Principal of our college shared his esteemed presence and delivered the Special address emphasizing the necessity of Symposium activities and presented a memento for our chief guest The Chief Guest released the proceedings of the symposia and inspired the students explaining the concepts of Modern Techniques in Energy and he delivered an inspiring speech to the participants and discussed the present scenario in the field of expectations by the corporates from young engineers.

Ekalaiva 2K16-A National Level Technical Symposium

Chief Guest Mr. K.Saravanan., Assistant Manager (HR), Sundaram Clayton delivering the presidential address during the event

EKALAIVA2K15 – National Level Technical Symposium

On 1st august 2015, the Department Of Mechanical Engineering organized a National Level Technical Symposium – “EKALAIVA 2K15”. The function was inaugurated at 9.00am by Mr. S. Rajarasalnath, AGM- Production, Tube Products of India. Chief Guest, Principal, Vice Principal, Head – Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Event Coordinator inaugurated the event. A silent prayer was observed and a mind blowing video was shown as a tribute to our former President Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam. More than 150 students from various colleges from all over the nation participated in the event such as Throttlerz, Paper Presentation, CAD Modelling, Technical Quiz, Water Rocketry and Mr. Machinist.

EKALAIVA 2K14- National Level Technical Symposium

From left Mr.N.Pragadish HOD- Mech; Prof. K. Razak, Advisor, Velammal I Tech, Dr.T.Chandrasekar Velammal I Tech, Mr. Mohan Babu Krishnamurthy, Recruitment Manager– HR, Michelin India and Mr.Baskar Kannun, Vice president, Murugappa groups.


‘ICRACE’ 20 – International Conference on Research Advancements & Challenges in Engineering Sciences

Conference Proceedings was released during the International Conference on Research Advancements and Challenges in Engineering Sciences (ICRACE 20) held at Velammal Institute of Technology on 06 March 2020. The Guests, Mr. Andi Giri andDr.S.Soundarapandian, Advisor Prof.K. Razak, Principal Dr.S. Soundararajan and the Coordinators Dr. Jothi Chitra and Mr.Heaven Dani were seen in the picture.

‘ICRACE’ 20 – International Conference on Research Advancements & Challenges in Engineering Sciences was conducted at Velammal Institute of Technology on 6 th& 7 th March 2020 on the college premises in a grand manner. Dr. S. Soundararajan, Principal extended warm welcome to all the participants. Dr. Jothi Chitra, Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering presented about the conference in a brief manner. Prof. K. Razak, Advisor in his Presidential address, highlighted about the importance of learning new things and developing knowledge in various streams. Shri. Andi Giri, CEO, Softsquare was the Chief Guest for the function. In his address, he elaborated about various opportunities available in the corporate sectors and explained how to use them for the benefit of career advancement and success. Dr. S. Soundarapandian, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT, Madras was the Guest of Honour, he insisted the importance of research in all the fields and elaborated the details of various agencies and organizations providing support for pursuing the research. Dr. B. Sridevi, Head, Deparment of Electronics and Communication Engineering proposed Vote of Thanks. Nearly 250 papers from all over Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh and also from countries like UAE and Saudi Arabia were presented in the conference. Shri. M.V. Muthuramalingam, Founder – Chairman, Velammal Educational Trust, Shri. M.V.M. Sasikumar, Director, Prof. K. Razak and Shri. M. Vasu, Advisors of the college graced the occasion. The Principal, Coordinators and all the HODs of various departments and staff members have arranged the conference in a grand and successful manner.

International Conference on Automation and Computing Technologies

Dr.K.Rajeswari, Dr.B.Sridevi, Dr.S.Soundararajan, Shri.P.Suresh Kumar, Shri.G.Jegapriyan, Dr.T.Chandrashekar, Dr.G.Moorthy

International Conference on Automation and Computing Technologies was held on 17th March 2018 jointly organized by the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering in Velammal Institute of Technology. Dr.K.Rajeswari, Prof&Head Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering delivered the welcome address. Dr.T.Chandrashekar, Principal presented the Presidential address and obliged the importance of automation and computing technologies. Dr.B.Sridevi, Prof &Head Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering briefed the objectives of the conference and the future plans for conducting the similar events in the forthcoming years. Dr.T.Chandrashekar, Principal and Dr.S.Soundararajan, Vice Principal felicitated the chief guest and guest of Honour. The conference proceeding was released by all the dignitaries. In the chief guest address, Shri.P.Suresh Kumar, Scientist-G, Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore delivered the inaugural address in development of science and technology and its future trends. The guest of Honour, Shri.G.Jegapriyan, Director-India Regional operations, Valeo discussed the opportunities and challenges in Engineering field for the students and insisted them to do smart work to grab the right opportunities. Around 150 papers were presented by National and International authors in person and Video conferencing. Dr.G.Moorthy, Prof &Head Department of Mechanical Engineering proposed vote of thanks.


Faculty Development Programs Organized

S. NoName of the FacultyDesignationTitle of the FDP / STTPOrganizedApprovedDurationAcademic Year
1Mr.S.KaliappanAssistant professorEngineering ThermodynamicsVelammal Institute of TechnologyAnna University17-6-2014 to 24-6-20142014-15
2Mr. Suseel Jai Krishnan
Mr. S Kaliappan
Assistant ProfessorGas Dynamics and Jet PropulsionVelammal Institute of TechnologyAnna University1/12/2014 to 8/12/20142014-15
3Mr.S.KaliappanAssociate professorHeat and Mass TransferVelammal Institute of TechnologyAnna University19-5-2017 to 26-5-20172016-17
4Dr.T.Mothilal & Mr.S.KaliappanProfessor & Associate professorPower Plant Enginee-ringVelammal Institute of TechnologyAnna University21/5/2018 to 28/5/20182017-18

  • Dr.Varadharajan ,Associate Professor,Velammal Engineering college is delivering the Lecture

List of events supported by industries

S.NoName of the EventName of the OrganizationEvent dateDuration of the Event
1Lean six sigma (LSS)Dr.G.Shivakumar (Intelligence Quality, Chennai)05.03.2018 to 08.03.20184 Days
2MECHANIC' 2018Intelligence Quality, Chennai24.08.2018& 25.08.20182 Days

The Department organized “Ukranthi”- 2 day workshop on Racing Car Design in collaboration with IIT Madras

S.NoName of the FacultyDesignationTitle of the WorkshopOrganizedPeriodAcademic Year
1Mr. S .Kaliappan
Mr. E. Sivakumar
Associate professorRacing Car Design In Collaboration with IIT Madras “Ukranthi”Velammal Institute of Technology1/9/2016 to 2/9/20162016-17

Industry Involvement In program design and partial delivery

S. NoTitleType ofpartial deliveryDate- Month- YearResource PersonStudents Strength
1Workshop On Part Modeling & Assembly Using CREOWorkshop29.11.2017 to 30.11.2017, 01.12.2017 & 04.12.2017Mr. R.S Senthil Kumar
Mr. G. Senthil Kumar
Design Engnineer,
Sri Design CAD technologies Pvt Ltd.
III Year
2Seminar on AnsysSeminar30.11.2017 & 01.12.2017Mr. Pugazenthi
III Year
3Seminar on PLMSeminar04.12.2017Mr.Sriharan
Technical Executive
CAD OPTS technologies
III Year
4Workshop on SIX SIGMAWorkshop29.11.2017 & 05.12.2017Dr.G.Sivakumar
CEO, Intelligence Qulaity
III Year
5Workshop on 3D printingWorkshop05.12.2017 & 06.12.2018Mr.Chithrajith,
CEO, Exclametric Technologies
III Year
6Workshop on part modeling & assembly using CREOWorkshop06.12.2017 & 09.12.2017Mr. Bistu Baby,
Mr. Vignesh
Deisgn Engineer,
CADD centre, Mylapore
II Year
Guest Lectures
S NoTopicGuest Lecture/SeminarResource Person with DesignationDate
1Solving Structural Analysis ProblemSeminarMr.Balaji, CADD INDIA21.06.2018
2RoboticsSeminarMr.Sujanth Mathew, Pro-CAE22.06.2018
3Fundamentals of Boiling and condensation,heat Exchanger ProcessGuest LectureMr.M.Karthick
Asst.Professor III
VelammalEngg College
4Governing equation of Free Vibration and Forced Vibration for undamped systemGuest LectureMr.Suresh
Associate Professor
5Modal Frequency Analysis on Beam like Cantilever, Simply supported and Fixed beamsHand on Training using MSC Nastran in CAE laboratoryMr.Vasanthe Roy
Assistant Professor
Velammal Institute of Technology
6Ideal and Real Gases thermodynamics relationshipGuest LectureDr.Sekar
Associate Professor
Velamma lEngg College
7Application of I law and II law of ThermodynamicsGuest LectureMr.M.Karthick
Asst.Professor III
Velammal Engg College
8Fundamentals of Conduction and ConvectionGuest LectureDr.K.Varatharajan
Asst.Professor III
Velammal Engg College
9Thermal Analysis on Fins in EngineHand on Training using ANSYS in CAE laboratoryDr.G. Moorthy
Velammal Institute of Technology
10Design of Crank shaft and Riveted jointsGuest LectureDr.Krishnakumari
Asst.Professor III
VelammalEngg College
11Stress Analysis on Shaft and riveted jointsHand on Training using ANSYS in CAE laboratoryDr.G. Moorthy
Velammal Institute of Technology
12Simple Mechanism using ADAMS in Multi-body DynamicsHand on Training using ADAMS in CAE laboratoryDr.G. Moorthy
Velammal Institute of Technology
13Conduction Through Plane WallsGuest LectureDr.K.Varatharajan
Asst.Professor III
Velammal Engg College
14Applications of II law of Thermodynamics, Availability and IrreversibilityGuest LectureMr.M.Karthick
Asst.Professor III
VelammalEngg College
15Design of CouplingsGuest LectureMr.G.Ramesh
Asst.Professor III
VelammalEngg College
Industrial Visit
S NoYearTotal No of StudentsIndustry NameDate
1.II/A59Chennai Port Trust29.06.2018
2.II/B61Chennai Port Trust09.07.2018
3.III/A52Chennai Port Trust02.08.2018
4.III/B52Chennai Port Trust02.08.2018
6.II104North Chennai Thermal Power Plant12.03.2018 & 13.03.2018
7.III117North Chennai Thermal Power Plant16.03.2018 & 17.03.2018
8.IV30ISUZO Motors21.02.2018
10.II104Balaji Castings5.032018
11.IV169Port Trust Chennai6.08.16
12.III174Hindustan CoCo-Colo Beverages PVT Ltd04.08.16
13.II117Ashok Leyland, Ennore14.02.17 & 15.02.17
14.II174Integral Coach Factory- AvadiFeb-16
15.III169Sri Balaji Castings Private LimitedFeb-16
16.III68Ramco Cements Uthiremerur DistrictMar-15
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