Prof. B K Gnanavel BE., ME., PhD.,
Professor & Head
Academic Qualification: Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Madras, Master degree in Engineering Design from the Bharathiyar University and Ph.D from College of Engineering Guindy.
Experience: Teaching- 21 years.
Expertise area: Cable Mechanics, Vibration and Finite Element Analysis, Contact Mechanics and Tribology, Structural Design of Composite Materials, Machine Component Design, Micro/Nano Mechanics of Nano-structured Materials, Design Validation, Structural Dynamics, Crash Injury Mechanics and Material Design of Biological Systems.
He is the recognized supervisor for Anna University (Ref. No. 1920104)
Professional Body membership: Life Member of the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) and also a Member of SAEINDIA,ASME, IAEngg. One of the reviewer for various International Journals.
Publications: International Journals-8, National Journals-1, Conference-17 , Patent filed-3, Research Grant-2, Travel Grant-2.