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Staff Id : 02785
Name : Dr. P.R. LAKSHMINARAYANAN
Designation : PROFESSOR
Qualification : B.E.,M.E.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : power Plant Engineering, Metal Casting Technology, Theory of Machines, Composite Materials, Material Science, Tool Engineering
Date of Birth : 22-05-1962
Date of Joining : 14-12-1992
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
Plot no:1,Shannthi nagar ext,flat-f1,
edac residency,-B-block,
Chidambaram-608 001
8754377774prlakshminarayanan123@gmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 1212
Ph.D. 58


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 56--5
Conducted 1----


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 2-1340000
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
24 Years5 Years
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
6 11 3 6 - -

List of Publications - National
K.Niranjan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "Characterization of in-Situ based composites of cast Aluminium reinforced with TiB2.", Emerging technology in Mechanical Science and Engineering, Volume 2, Number 1, Jan 2011, pp. 45-48. 2011.
V.Satheeshkumar, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "Modeling and analysis on tensile strength of ZE41A cast magnesium alloy.", Emerging technology in Mechanical Science and Engineering, Volume 2, Number 2, Jul 2011, pp. 47-54. 2011.
M.Sivapragash, V.Satheeshkumar, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, M.Hanumantha, "Fatigue crack growth studies on ZE 41A cast magnesium alloy.", i-managers journal on future engineering & technology, Volume 4, Number 2, Nov 2008, pp. 58-63. 2008.
T.Parameshwaranpillai, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "Fracture toughness of SiCp/2124Al metal matrix composite.", Material Science Research India, Volume 5, Number 1, Apr 2008, pp. 59-66. 2008.
M.Sivapragash, V.Satheeshkumar, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, M.Hanumantha, "Optimization of heat treatment of ZE 41A magnesium alloy using Grey-based taguchi method.", i-managers journal on future engineering & technology, Volume 3, Number 2, Nov 2007, pp. 63-69. 2007.
P.R.Lakshminarayanan, G.Ganesan, S.Raju, R.S.Naagarazan, B.C.Pai, "Optimization of heat treatment conditions for wear resistance of Al/SiCp composites using goal programming.", Industrial Engineering Journal, Volume 18, Number 1, Jan 2004, pp. 8-11. 2004.
List of Publications - International
K.Niranjan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "OPtimization of process parameters for in situ casting of Al/TiB2 composites through response surface methodology.", Transactions of Nonferrous metals society of China, Volume 23, Number 5, May 2013, pp. 1269-1274. 2013.
K.Niranjan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "Dry sliding wear behaviour of in situ Al-TiB2 composites.", Materials & Design, Volume 47, Number 1, May 2013, pp. 167-173. 2013.
V.Satheeshkumar, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "Developing mathematical models on tensile strength and acoustic emission count of ZE41A cast magnesium alloy.", Alloys and compounds, Volume 537, Number 1, Oct 2012, pp. 35-42. 2012.
R.Paventhan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, V.Balasubramanian, "Prediction and optimization of friction welding parameters for joining Aluminium alloy and stainless steel.", Transactions of Nonferrous metals society of China, Volume 21, Number 7, Jul 2011, pp. 1480-1485. 2011.
V.Satheeshkumar, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, "Deformation processes in ZE 41A cast magnesium alloy investigated by the accoustic emission technique.", Alloys and compounds, Volume 509, Number 11, Mar 2011, pp. 4327-4330. 2011.
R.Paventhan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, V.Balasubramanian, "Fatigue behaviour of friction welded medium carbon steel and austenitic stainless steel dissimilar joints.", Materials and design, Volume 32, Number 4, Apr 2011, pp. 1888-1894. 2011.
T.Parameshwaranpillai, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, B.Nageswara Rao, "Tensile fracture strength of 2124 Al-10 vol % SiCp composite compact tension specimens.", Materials and design, Volume 31, Number 6, Jun 2010, pp. 2987-2993. 2010.
M.Sivapragash, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, M.Hanumantha, R.R.Bhatt, "Hot deformation behaviour of ZE 41A manesium alloy .", Materials and design, Volume 29, Number 4, Dec 2008, pp. 860-866. 2008.
M.Sivapragash, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, K.Ragukandan, M.Hanumantha, "Fatigue life prediction of ZE 41A magnesium alloy using weibull distribution.", Materials and design, Volume 29, Number 8, Dec 2008, pp. 1549-1553. 2008.
M.Sivapragash, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, K.Ragukandan, M.Hanumantha, "Statistical analysis of fatigue life prediction of ZE41A cast magnesium alloy using weibull distribution.", Mechanical & Automobile Engineering, Volume 2, Number 2, Nov 2008, pp. 59-66. 2008.
R.Karthikeyan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.S.Naagarazan, "Mathematical Modeling for electrical discharge machining of aluminium-silicon carbide particulate composites.", Materials processing technology, Volume 87, Number 1-3, Mar 1999, pp. 59-63. 1999.
List of Conferences - National
M.Sivapragash, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, Fracture toughness analysis in Aluminium Alloy Composite using FEA, Proceedings of the National Conference on Emerging Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing, Feb 4-5, 2005, K.L.N. College of Engineering, Pottapalayam-630611,India, pp. 200-205. Pottapalayam, K.L.N. College of Engineering.
M.Sivapragash, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, Fracture toughness analysis in Titanium Alloy composite using Finite Element Analysis, Proceedings of AICTE sponsored National Conference on Production & Processing of Composite Materials, Nov 26-27, 2004, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Mahindra Engieering College, Namakkal, Tamilnadu, India, pp. 102-105. Mahindra Engineering College,Namakkal,Tamilnadu, Mahindra Engineering College.
P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, R.S.Naagarazan, B.C.Pai, A study on effect of heat treatments on impact energy of Al-SiC Particulate Composites, Proceedings of the 18th All India Manufacturing Technology "Design and Research Conference", Dec 21-23, 1998, The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, pp. 83-87. Calcutta, Narosa Publishing House.
List of Conferences - International
P.R.Lakshminarayanan, Modelling and characterization of A356 Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composites correlated by Acoustic emission studies, Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials XXII, Dec 18-20, 2013, The Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES), Singapore, pp. 479-493. Sigapore, The Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES).
A.Jebaraj, G.Padmanaban, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, A study on Friction Welding of 6061 Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composites, International Welding Symposium IWS 2k5, Feb 18-20, 2005, Hyderabad, pp. 1-6. Hyderabad, IWS.
A.Jebaraj, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, S.Krishna Mohan, B.Ramshesan, Friction welding of LM-25 Al-SiCp Metal Matrix Composites, Light Metals and Composites for Strategic and Societal Needs, Oct 22-23, 2002, Regional Research Laboratory, Thiruvananthapuram, India, pp. 244-246. Thiruvananthapuram, Regional Research Laboratory.
R.Karthikeyan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.S.Naagarazan, Heat treatment Optimization for Tensile propertiesof Al/SiCp Metal Matrix Compoisites using design of experiments, Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials VI, Nov 24-26, 1998, School of Mechanical and Production Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, pp. 703-711. singapore, Nanyang Technological Universitty.
P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.Karthikeyan, R.S.Naagarazan, Mathematical modeling for spiral fluidity of Al-SiCp MMCs by design of experiments, Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials VI, Nov 24-26, 1998, School of Mechanical and Production Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, pp. 713-719. singapore, Nanyang Technological Universitty.
R.Karthikeyan, P.R.Lakshminarayanan, R.S.Naagarazan, B.C.Pai, Development of mathematical models for electric discharge machining of Al-SiCp composites, Proceedings of the Eighth International Manufacturing Conference, May 12-14, 1998, National University of Singapore, Singapore, pp. 46-54. Singapore, National University of Singapore.