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DR. A.N. BALAJI
[10110003]
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Qualification :B.E.(MECH.) M.E.(PRODN.ENGG.), PH.D.(MECH.ENGG.)
Experience :15.5 (Y.M)
Email ID :balajime@yahoo.com


Academic Profile
 Nos.
Research Work11
Paper Publication (International)17
Paper Presentation 31
Conference4
Seminars/Workshop Attended17
Others12


Research Work
S.No.TitleFrom DateTo DatePeriodDetails
1. Genetic and Simulated Annealing Algorithms for Fixed charge transportation Models01-06-200408-05-200801-06-2004 to 08-05-2008Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering) Anna University, Chennai
2. Composite materials--Started from Jan 2011Ph.D. Anna University Madurai
3. Surface Engineering--Started from Jan 2011Ph.D. Anna University Madurai
4. Flexible Maufacturing Systems--Started from Jan 2011Ph.D. Anna University Madurai
5. Randomly Oriented Natural fibre Reinforced Polymer Composite--Started from 2014PhD Anna University Chennai
6. Woven Fabric natural fibre reinforced polymer composite--Started from 2015PhD Anna University Chennai
7. Optimization in Welding--Started from 2014PhD. Anna University Chennai
8. Surface Composite by Friction stir processing--Started form 2012PhD Anna University Chennai
9. Metal Matrix Composite by Powder Metallurgy Technique--Started from 2012PhD Anna University Chennai
10. Lean Manufacturing--Started from 2013PhD Anna University Chennai
11. Sheet Metal Metal Matrix Composite--Started from 2013PhD Anna University Chennai



Paper Publication (International)
S.No.TitleFrom DateTo DatePeriodDetails
1. Characterization of new natural cellulosic fiber from kusha grass11-04-201617-05-201638 daysINTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF POLYMER ANALYSIS AND CHARACTERIZATION, 2016, VOL. 21, NO. 7, 599–605. (Taylor & Francis Publication, Impact Factor: 1.515)
2. Extraction and characterization of new cellulosic fibers from Indian mallow stem: An exploratory investigation10-03-201604-04-201626 daysINTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF POLYMER ANALYSIS AND CHARACTERIZATION, 2016, VOL. 21, NO. 6, 504–512. (Taylor & Francis Publication, Impact Factor: 1.515)
3. Extraction and characterization of alkali-treated red coconut empty fruit bunch fiber18-02-201601-03-201613 daysINTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF POLYMER ANALYSIS AND CHARACTERIZATION, 2016, VOL. 21, NO. 5, 387–395. (Taylor & Francis Publication, Impact Factor: 1.515)
4. Effect of rope mat and random orientation on mechanical and thermal properties of banana ribbon-reinforced polyester composites and its application21-01-201627-01-20167 daysINTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF POLYMER ANALYSIS AND CHARACTERIZATION, 2016, VOL. 21, NO. 4, 296–304 (Taylor & Francis Publication, Impact Factor: 1.515)
5. A simulated annealing algorithm for a two-stage fixed charge distribution problem of a supply chain15-05-200702-06-20082010International Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2010. (Inderscience Publication)
6. Artificial Immune System Algorithm and Simulated Annealing Algorithm for Scheduling Batches of Parts based on Job Availability Model in a Multi-Cell Flexible Manufacturing System--2014Procedia Engineering, Vol.97 , pp. 1524 – 1533
7. A Review on Lean Manufacturing Implementation Techniques--2014Procedia Engineering, Vol.97, pp. 1875 – 1885
8. Experimental investigation on corrosion resistant properties of copper based nanocomposite coatings--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
9. Minimization Of Total Weighted Delay In Flow shop Sequencing Problem Using Particle Swarm Optimization--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
10. Artificial Immune System algorithm for multi objective flow shop scheduling problem--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
11. Experimental Investigation and Material Characterization of A356 Based Composite (Tio2) By Friction Stir Processing--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3, Special Issue 3, March 2014
12. Mechanical and Corrosion Properties of Al5034-Moo3 Metal Matrix Composite--2014Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
13. Productivity improvement through application of theory of constrains and lean principles--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
14. Effect of Sliding Distance On 10% Tungsten Reinforced Copper Composite Material--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
15. Productivity Improvement of an Industry by Implementing Lean Manufacturing Principles--2014International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 3 , Special Issue 3, March 2014
16. A Genetic Algorithm for Fixed Charge Transportation Problem--2007International e-Journal of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Volume 1, No.1, December 2007, Pages 51-75.
17. A genetic algorithm for the two-stage supply chain distribution problem associated with a fixed charge--2009European Journal of Operational Research, No. 194, (2009), pp. 496-537.



Paper Presentation
S.No.TitleFrom DateTo DatePeriodDetails
1. Artificial Immune System Based algorithm for Flow shop Batch Scheduling Problem in Multi-cell FMS with Sequence Dependent Set up time13-06-201415-06-201413th – 15th June 2014International Mechanical Engineering Congress, NIT Trichy
2. A Simulated Annealing Algorithm for scheduling batches of parts in multi cell flexible manufacturing systems19-04-201320-04-201319th and 20th April 2013OPTEST-2013, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
3. A PSO Algorithm for Scheduling batches of parts in a Multi-cell FMS06-01-201309-01-20136th to 9th January 2013Tenth AIMS International Conference on Management, IIM Bangalore
4. Genetic Algorithm for scheduling batches of parts in the multi cell flexible manufacturing system08-11-201209-11-20128th & 9th November 2012International Conference on Science, Engineering and Technology, VIT University
5. Lead Time And Quality Cost Reduction By Using VSM02-04-201203-04-20122nd & 3rd April 2012Third National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering, K.L.N.College of Engineering, Pottapalayam.
6. Diffusion Bonding of Titaniun and Aluminium02-04-201203-04-20122nd & 3rd April 2012Third National Conference on Emerging Trends in Mechanical Engineering, K.L.N.College of Engineering, Pottapalayam
7. Analysis of Leaf Spring with Three different Composites for Heavy Duty Vehicles02-04-201102-04-20112nd April 2011National Conference on Recent Trends in Manufacturing Engineering, NCRTME’11, SACS M.A.V.M.M. Engineering College, Madurai.
8. Designing and Machining Optimization of Nano Coated Tool Using Taguchi Method02-04-201102-04-20112nd April 2011National Conference on Recent Trends in Manufacturing Engineering, NCRTME’11, SACS M.A.V.M.M. Engineering College, Madurai.
9. Comparative Study of Polyester Composites Reinforced With Randomly Oriented Intimately Mixed Short Cactus and Coir Fiber11-08-200813-08-200811th to 13th August 2008.International Conference on “Digital Factory” (ICDF -2008), Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
10. A Genetic Algorithm for a Truck Load Constrained Two-Stage Supply Chain Distribution Problem associated with a Fixed Charge07-08-200809-08-20087th to 9th August 2008.International Conference on “Logistics and Supply Chain Management” (ILSCM -2008), P.S.G.College of Technology, Coimbatore
11. MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF CACTUS FIBER REINFORCED POLYESTER COMPOSITES27-03-200827-03-200627 March 2008Proceedings of the National Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering Design,Department of Mechanical Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Tirunelveli.
12. Development of banana fiber composites and analysed their mechanical properties08-02-200808-02-20088th Feb2008Third National Conference on Advances in Manufacturing and Resource Analysis,AMARA-2008, PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul.
13. Smart Card Technology for Electric Start Two Wheeler and Theft Detection System01-02-200802-02-20081st to 2nd Feb 2008.International Conference On Frontiers in Design & Manufacturing Engineering, Karunya University, Coimbatore
14. A Simulated Annealing Algorithm For Truck Load Constrained Fixed Charge Transportation Problem09-12-200713-12-20079th to 13th Dec 2007.International Conference On APIEMS & CIIE Conference 2007, Taiwan.
15. A Genetic Algorithm For Truck Load Constrained Fixed Charge Transportation Problem06-09-200708-09-20076th to 8th Sep 2007Conference on “Operational research in Information Technology & Supply Chain Management” (ORITSCM-2007), Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
16. A Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm For Multi-Objective Permutation Flow Shop Scheduling Problem06-03-200706-03-20076th Mar 2007National Conference on Modelling & Simulation Techniques in Manufacturing Engineering, Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai
17. A Simulated Annealing Algorithm For Multi-Objective Permutation Flow Shop Scheduling Problem08-02-200709-02-200708th & 09th Feb 2007.National Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials, manufacturing And Design (ETMMD), Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi
18. Finite Element Analysis of Composite Multileaf spring in Heavy Truck Suspension System using ANSYS.28-08-200630-08-200628th to 30th Aug 2006.International conference on Advances in Materials processing and Characterization (AMPC2006), College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Chennai.
19. A Genetic Algorithm For Fixed Charge Transportation Problem02-08-200604-08-20062nd to 4th August 2006.International Conference on “Logistics and Supply Chain Management” (ILSCM -2006), P.S.G.College of Technology, Coimbatore
20. A Simulated Annealing Algorithm For Fixed Charge Transportation Problem27-07-200629-07-200627th to 29th July2006.International Conference On Global Manufacturing and Innovation (GMI 2006), Coimbatore Institute of Technolgy, Coimbatore
21. A Memetic Algorithm for Addition of New Facilities in an Existing Assignment21-04-200622-04-200621st & 22nd April 2006.National Conference on Advances in Manufacturing Engineering (NCME 2006), Sona College of Technology, Salem
22. A Memetic Algorithm For N N-Job M-Machine21-04-200622-04-200621st & 22nd April 2006.Second National Conference On Advances In Manufacturing And Resource Analysis (AMARA 2006), PSNA College Of Engineering & Technology, Dindigul.
23. Genetic Algorithm For Multi-Objective Permutation Flow Shop Scheduling Problem06-04-200607-04-20066th & 7th April 2006.National Conference on Emerging Technologies in Mechanical Engineering (ETME – 2006), PET Engineering College, Vallioor
24. Genetic Algorithm For M-Machine N-Job Flow Shop Assignment Problem06-04-200607-04-20066th & 7th April 2006.National Conference on Emerging Technologies in Mechanical Engineering (ETME – 2006), PET Engineering College, Vallioor
25. A Simulate Annealing Algorithm For M-Machine N-Job Flow Shop Assignment Problem06-04-200607-04-20066th & 7th April 2006National Conference on Emerging Technologies in Mechanical Engineering (ETME – 2006), PET Engineering College, Vallioor
26. A Simulated Annealing Algorithm For Addition Of New Facilities In An Existing Assignment Model29-03-200630-03-200629th & 30th March 2006.Third National Conference For Research Scholars On Application Of Emerging Technology, ISTE Chapter, Adhiyamaan College Of Engineering, Hosur
27. A Genetic Algorithm for Addition of New Facilities in an Existing Assignment Model24-03-200625-03-200624th & 25th March 2006National Conference on The Impact of Information Technology on Manufacturing (NCIITM- 2006), Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore.
28. Fatigue Test Analysis Of Multileaf Spring In Heavy Truck Suspension System24-03-200625-03-200624th & 25th March 2006National Conference on The Impact of Information Technology on Manufacturing (NCIITM- 2006), Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
29. A Meta Heuristic Algorithm for Assignment Problem17-03-200618-03-200617th & 18th March 2006.All India Seminar on Manufacturing & Management of Intelligent Materials (MMIM -2006), VLB Janakiammal College of Engineering & Technology, Coimbatore
30. Fabrication and Analysis of Glass Fibre and Banana Composite material--2007National Conference on Global Technolgies in Manufacturing & Thermal Sciences (GMTES 2007), Sethu Institute of Technology, Kariapatti
31. A Simulated Annealing Algorithm for a Truck Load Constrained Fixed Charge Transportation Problem of a Supply Chain--11th to 13th December 200International Conference on “Fascinating Advancement in Mechanical Engineering” (FAME – 2008), Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi



Conference
S.No.TitleFrom DateTo DatePeriodDetails
1. Emerging Technologies in Advanced Manufacturing22-04-201023-04-201022nd and 23rd April 2010National Conference
2. Modeling and Simulation of Manufacturing Systems Using Witness04-02-201005-02-20104th & 5th Feb 2010Two-Day Workshop
3. Population Based Evolutionary Techniques in Design and Manufacturing11-05-200912-05-200911th & 12th May 2009Two Day Workshop
4. Co-ordinator - Pro E Course--June 2008 to Dec 2008Pro E Course conducted by Mechanical Engineering Department



Seminars/Workshop Attended
S.No.TitleFrom DateTo DatePeriodDetails
1. International Conference on Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing06-02-201507-02-201506-02-2015 to 07-02-2015International conference organised by ESCI and VEL Tech University
2. Optimization and its applications10-11-201411-11-201410-11-2014 to 11-11-2014A short term course at National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
3. Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics in Green Technology02-12-201314-12-201302-12-2013 to 14-12-2013AICTE Sponsored two weeks Faculty Development Programme at Sethu Institute of Technology, Pulloor.
4. Computing Techniques for Manufacturing Systems26-09-201227-09-201226-09-2012 to 27-09-2012Two day workshop at Anna University, University of Engineering, Dindigul
5. One-day National Seminar on “Role of Composite materials in Mechanical Engineering”22-10-201022-10-201022nd October 2010ULTRA College of Engineering & Technology for Women
6. One-day Programme on “Faculty mission to AuroLab & GD Textiles (Madurai) Pvt Ltd”13-10-201013-10-201013th October 2010Confederation of Indian Industry
7. One-day Programme on “Energy Conservation”29-07-200929-07-200929th July 2009MADITSSIA Hall conducted by MADITSSIA
8. Two-day Workshop on “Finite Element Methods and Applications”02-04-200903-04-20092nd & 3rd April 2009Sethu Institute of Technology, Kariapatti
9. Two-day Workshop on “Exploring the Advances in Digital Product Design, Simulation and Manufacturing – DPDSM 2006”15-03-200616-03-200615th & 16th Mar 2006.Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
10. Two-day Workshop on “Recent Trends in Manufacturing & Materials”06-01-200607-01-20066th & 7th Jan 2006.National Institute of Technolgy, Tiruchirrappalli
11. One-week FDP on “Hydraulic and Pneumatic Controls”05-12-200510-12-20055th to 10th Dec 2005.Sponsored by Centre for Faculty Development, Anna University at K.L.N.College of Engineering, Pottapalayam
12. One week Short Term Course on “Advanced Mechining Processes”18-10-200423-10-200418th to 23rd Oct 2004.Indian Institute of technology, Kanpur
13. One-day Training Programme on “Team Building”31-07-200431-07-200431st July 2004.K.L.N. College of Engineering, Pottapalayam
14. Two-day Short Term Course on “Design of Jigs and Fixtures”14-02-200415-02-200414th & 15th Feb 2004.K.L.N. College of Engineering, Pottapalayam
15. Two-day Training Programme on “Teaching Methodology”12-12-200313-12-200312th & 13th Dec 2003.K.L.N. College of Engineering, Pottapalayam
16. Three-day Awareness Programme on “Research Opportunities in Mechanical Engineering Sciences (ROMES)21-11-200323-11-200321st to 23rd Nov 2003Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
17. Global Trends in Manufacturing Technology25-07-200325-07-200825th July 2003.Anna University, College of Engineering



Others
S.No.TitleFrom DateTo DatePeriodDetails
1. Design of Jigs & Fixtures05-12-200510-12-20055th to 10th Dec 2005Delivered a Lecture on “Press Tool Terminology and Types” and “Assembly and Inspection Fixtures” in the FDP Program on “Design of Jigs & Fixtures” conducted in our department during 5th to 10th Dec 2005 under Centre for Faculty Development, Anna University
2. European Journal of Operational Research--2008 to till dateReviewer
3. Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research--2009 to till dateReviewer
4. Maejo International Journal of Science and Technology--2011Reviewer
5. International Journal of Production Research--2013 to till dateReviewer
6. Polymer Composites--2013 to till dateReviewer
7. Iranian Polymer Journal--2013 to till dateReviewer
8. International Journal of Operational Research--2013 to till dateReviewer
9. International Journal of Machining and Machinability of Materials--2013 to till dateReviewer
10. ISO 9001-2000--2008- till dateSteering Committee member for ISO 9001-2000
11. World Applied Sciences Journal--2008 to till dateReviewer
12. RUTAG--2009 - till dateDepartment Project Coordinator


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