Department of Chemical Engineering

1963 – B.Tech Chemical Engineering course started.
1971 – M.Tech Chemical Engineering course started.
1972 – PhD in Chemical Engineering course started.
2014 – M.Tech Process Dynamics and Control course started.

Our History

1963 – B.Tech Chemical Engineering course started.
1971 – M.Tech Chemical Engineering course started.
1972 – Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering course started.
2014 – M.Tech Process Dynamics and Control course started.

Our Mission

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(i)To educate the young minds by providing academic and research proficiency to pursue their successful career in industry, academic and research organization,(ii)To evolve innovative technologies in the field of chemical engineering towards serving the profession and the community
(iii)Nurture students to be dynamic, versatile in their profession and also in the humanism.

Our Vision

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The Department of Chemical Engineering strives for merit in all aspects of teaching and research to produce engineers of quality required in industries/academic/research organizations and serves the society at national and international standards.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

B.Tech Chemical Engineering

  • Students will exhibit professional knowledge in understanding of chemical processes, design and development of chemical equipments in chemical industries.
  • Students will be able to perform research and development work by utilizing the experimental skills, mathematical tools and specialized softwares.
  • Students can adapt to changes in technologies through continuous education and will be able to contribute to national and global economic growth with socially responsible practices.

M.Tech Chemical Engineering

  • To acquire advanced concepts of Mathematics, chemical and allied engineering subjects that leads to in-depth knowledge.
  • To develop an understanding of engineering principles related to the major aspects of Chemical Engineering phenomena, processes and products.
  • To develop ability to obtain data and information necessary to formulate and to solve problems related to Chemical Engineering Equipment/ unit operations / unit processes with or without the support of software
  • To analyze and synthesize the knowledge of various courses to design / model / innovate on the existing equipment/ processes
  • To integrate knowledge of core and allied courses to comprehend the multi-disciplinary nature of technological and organizational problems.
  • To develop inter-personal skills, managerial skills, communication skills, professional ethics & values and entrepreneurship needed for professional success and growth of the organization and individual.
  • To recognize the need for research and lifelong learning to adopt oneself in the face of ever changing technologies and practices and be alive to the needs of industry and society.
(PEOs)

Programme Outcomes (POs)

(POs)
  • Apply the knowledge of mathematics, physical sciences and engineering fundamentals to practical problems in their respective professions
  • Identify and analyze chemical engineering problems to improve the efficiency of processes and quality of products in chemical industry
  • Design innovative processes suitable to the contemporary needs of the chemical industry
  • Conduct work in multidisciplinary teams to solve complex engineering problems
  • Create work in ICT (information & communication tools) related to chemical engineering processes.
  • Apply contextual knowledge in designing systems, components or processes to meet societal needs in the field of chemical engineering
  • Understand specified objectives within realistic benefits of environment and sustainability in the field of chemical engineering
  • Apply ethical principles and commit the norms of the chemical engineering practices.
  • Work effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • Communicate information and produce effective technical reports and oral presentations.
  • Express knowledge and understanding of the chemical engineering and management principles as a member and leader in a team to manage projects.
  • Recognize lifelong learning and to update technical know-how by self-learning besides learning a great deal by associating with professional bodies and alumni.

Programme Specific Outcomes (POs)

(POs)
  • Understand and apply working knowledge of chemical engineering principles and applications.
  • Implement the inter-perceptional skills of individuals in technical profession.

Programme Specific Outcomes (POs)

M.Tech Chemical Engineering (POs/PSOs)

(POs)
  • The graduates have an ability to apply knowledge of advanced mathematics, physical sciences and engineering principles to practical problems in their respective professions
  • The graduates have an ability to improve the efficiency of processes and quality of products in chemical industry
  • The graduates have an ability to design innovative processes and equipment suitable to the contemporary needs of the chemical industry and to promote the qualities of leadership and employability.
  • The graduates have an ability to work in multidisciplinary teams consisting of professionals from various disciplines of Engineering, Physical Sciences and Humanities supported by continuous Industry – Institution Interaction
  • The graduates have an ability to be employed in software based jobs related to chemical engineering equipment design and process simulation
  • The graduates have an ability to communicate effectively in multicultural environment and work with professional ethics and responsibility
  • The graduates have an ability to gather information and procreate effective technical reports and oral presentations
  • The graduates have an ability to design systems, components or processes to meet specified objectives within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability in the field of chemical engineering.
  • The graduates have an ability to engage in lifelong learning and to update technical know-how by self learning besides learning a great deal by associating with professional bodies and alumni.
  • The graduates have an ability to succeed in the graduate competitive examinations and pursue higher studies in chemical engineering or lateral disciplines

Workshops / Seminars

S.No. Module Description Any Other Contributory Institute/ Industry Developed/

Organized By

Duration Resource Persons
Academic year 2015-2016
1.                     One Day Refresher Course on “Industrial Effluent Treatment & Industrial Safety for Engineers” QIP Dr. M.Thirumarimurugan

 

13.02.2016

(1 Day)

Dr. K. Kannan

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

Kongu Engineering College

Perundurai,

Mr.G.Rajendran

General Manager

Sandfits Foundries, Coimbatore

Er.D.Vijeswaran

Assistant Executive Engineer TANGEDCO, Coimbatore

2.                     Short term course on  “ Modern Trends, Challenges in Waste Water Treatment in Sludge Disposal QIP Dr.A.Sivalingam

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

 

08.02.2016

to

14.02.2016

(1 Week)

Dr.G.Srinikethan

Professor

NIT-Surathkal

Dr.T.Renganathan

Assistant Professor IIT- Madras

Er.I.Sajid Hussain

CEO, Tamilnadu Water Investment Company Ltd, Chennai

3.                     Guest Lecture on Chemical Engineering Association Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

04.02.2016

(1Day)

Er.Anwar Ali Head Best Practice Consultant Petronas, Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia
4.                      

Seminar on “Employment Opportunities in IT Field”

Chemical Engineering Association Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

09.01.2016

(1 Day)

K.DuraiPandiyan
Delivery Partner
T.C.S, Chennai
Rajkumar Chandra
Senior ManagerDevelopment
Oracle India Limited, Bangalore
Raj Kumar
Vice President
JP Morgan Private Limited, Bangalore
Muralidharan
General Manager
Idea cellular limited, Aditya Birla Group, Chennai
5.                     Special Guest Lecture on “ Recent Challenges in Oil and Natural Gas sector” Chemical Engineering Association Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

 

12.12.2015

(1 Day)

Prof. GD Yadav Vice Chancellor and RT Mody Distinguished Professor, JC Bose National Fellow, Institute of Chemical Technology (Deemed University; Elite Status & Centre of Excellence- Govt. of Maharashtra
6.                     Short Term Course On “Occupational Health, Safety And Security Management In Engineering Industry”. QIP Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Mr.S.P.Selvabharathi

07.12.2015

to

13.12.2015

(1 Week)

Mr. M. Sivarajan

Scientist, Safety Consultant (EHS) Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CISRA CLRI Chemical Engineering Division, Chennai.

Dr. B. Rameshbabu

Senior Principal Scientist, Head

Pollution control

Karaikudi.

7.                     Short term course on  “ Recent Trends in Energy ,Environment and E-Waste Management” QIP Dr.D.Prabhakaran

&

Mr.P.Sivakumar

02.11.2015

to  08.11.2015

(1 Week)

Dr.R.Pushpavanam

Professor

IIT- Madras

Dr. B. Rameshbabu

Senior Principal Scientist, Head

Pollution control

Karaikudi.

8.                     Workshop on  “ Green Synthesis of Nano Particles & Electroassisted Biodegradation” UGC Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Dr.R.Azarudeen

24.07.2015

(1 Day)

Dr.K.V.SelvaKumar

Associate Professor & Head

Department of Chemical Engineering Adhiyaman

College of Engineering

Hosur.

Dr. K. Sathish Kumar

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

SSN College of Engineering

Kalavakkam

Chennai.

9.                     Seminar on  “Tissue Engineering & Biosynthesis of Nano particles” UGC Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Dr.R.Azarudeen

23.07.2015

(1 Day)

Dr. D. Gnanprakash

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

SSN College of Engineering

Kalavakkam

Chennai.

Dr. P. Lalitha

Assistant Professor,

Department of Chemistry

Avinashilingam University

Coimbatore.

10.                  Guest lecturer on  “ Isolation of Protease & Drug Delivery Applications” UGC Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Dr.R.Azarudeen

22.07.2015

(1 Day)

Dr. K. Kannan

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

Kongu Engineering College

Perundurai, Erode.

Dr. AnithaSubash

Professor

Department of Biochemistry

Avinashilingam University

Coimbatore.

11.                  Workshop on  “Biomaterials in Separations & ultrasound for Biomaterial Synthesis” UGC Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Dr.R.Azarudeen

21.07.2015

(1 Day)

Dr. T. Sivasankar

Assistant Professor,

Department of Chemical Engineering,

National Institute of Technology, Trichy

Dr. G. Arthanareeswaran,

Associate Professor,

Department of Chemical Engineering,

National Institute of Technology,

Tiruchirappalli.

12.                  Seminar on  “Process Analytical Technique for Bioreactor  & Biomolecules from Fungi” UGC Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Dr.R.Azarudeen

20.07.2015

(1 Day)

Dr. K.P. Kannan,

Assistant Professor

Department of Biotechnology

Bannari Amman Institute of Technology

Sathyamangalam

13.                  FDP on  “Synthesis, Characterization and applications of Biomaterials” AICTE Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Dr.R.Azarudeen

20.07.2015

to

24.07.2014

(1 Week)

Dr. G. Arthanareeswaran

Associate Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

National Institute of Technology,

Tiruchirappalli.

Dr. T. Sivasankar

Assistant Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

National Institute of Technology,

Tiruchirappalli.

14.                  Inauguration of Chemical Engineering Association and Students’ Chapter of IIChE, CIT, Coimbatore Chemical Engineering Association  

Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

26.06.2015 Mr.Umakanth Papatla,

General Manager-QES & PMT,           ZF Wind Power Coimbatore, India private limited, Coimbatore.

Academic year 2014-2015
1.                     Valedictory function of Chemical Engineering Association and IIChE Students’

Chapter, CIT, Coimbatore

 

Chemical Engineering Association & Students Chapter of IICHE Mr.P.Babu

 

26.03.2015

 

Mr.V.Anandaraj, IT Manager- Sustain

Cameron Manufacturing India PVT LTD

Coimbatore

2.                     Science Shout-Quintesence’15 Chemical Engineering Association Department of Chemical Engineering Coimbatore Institute of Technology 19.03.2015 (1 Day) Dr.M.Thirumarimurgan

Associate Professor & Head

Department of Chemical Engineering, Coimbatore.

3.                     Workshop on “Hazop Methodology And Training” TEQIP(II) Dr. A.Sivalingam

&

Dr.D.Prabhakaran

27.02.2015(1 Day) Mr. Vanchi Narayanaswamy

Lead Auditor, ISO 9000

4.                     Workshop on “ Risk Analysis And Accident Prevention In Chemical Industries” TEQIP(II) Mr.S.P.Selvabharathi

 

26.02.2015(1 Day) Mr. M.Sivarasan Scientist, CLRI, Chennai
5.                     Two days National level symposium-Technovation’15 Chemical Engineering Association Chemical Engineering Students 23.01.2015 to

24.01.2015 (2 Days)

Technovation team
6.                     Workshop on “ Recent Developments in Pulp and Paper Technology” TEQIP (II) Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

08.01.2015 (1 Day) Mr.Rajan Babu

Process Manger

TNPL, Karur

7.                     Aavishkar’14, National Level Technical Symposium Chemical Engineering Association Department Faculty Members 19.09.2014 to 20.09.2014 (2 Days)
8.                     Short term course on “Bioinspired  Nanomaterials and Applications QIP Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

24.10.2014to

30.10.2014(1 Week)

Mr.Mohan Kandasamy

Oriental Aquamarines India Pvt.Ltd., Coimbatore

9.                     Short term course on    “Contemporary Trends in Process System   Engineering and Management” QIP Dr.D.Prabhakaran

&

Mr.P.Sivakumar

10.10.2014to

16.10.2014(1 Week)

Mr. Kathirkamam

Managing Director

PMC Winstar Hydraulics Pvt. Ltd.

Mr.C.S.Sampath Kumar

DGM – Process

Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Ltd, Cuddalore

Mr.P.Prabhakar

General Manager

Arrya Hi-tech Energy

10.                  Workshop on “Bio Polymers And Bio Plastics” UGC Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

Mr.A.Gnanaprakasam

Mr.P.Sivakumar

25.09.2014(1 Day) Dr. Amitava Bhattacharyya

PSG Institute of Advanced Studies

Coimbatore

11.                  Workshop on “Win Win Attitude” TEQIP(II) Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

20.09.2014(1 Day) Dr.J.Anitha,

Associate Professor,

GRG School of Management Studies,

Coimbatore.

 

 

12.                  Workshop on “An Overview Of Oil And Gas Exploration And Production” TEQIP (II) Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

19.09.2014(1 Day) Mr.N.Viswakarthik,

Assistant Executive Engineer, ONGC,

Mumbai

13.                  Short term course on    “ Green Initiatives and nanotechnology in Energy, Environment & Health” TEQIP (II) Dr.V.M.Sivakumar 19.09.2014to

25.09.2014(1 Week)

Dr.K.Saravanan

Professor & Head

Department of Chemical Engineering, Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai.

14.                  A Seminar Programme on “Scope Of Chemical Engineering In Space Research” Chemical Engineering Association Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

11.09.2014(1 Day) Mr.RatinamDorairaj,

Former Associate Project Director,

GSLV Project, VSSC-ISRO

15.                  Workshop on “Design Of Distillation Column In Refineries” TEQIP(II) Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

09.09.2014(1 Day) Mr.N.Nagarajan,

HOD-Process

Engineering and Consultancy Services, Petrofac Engineering Services India Pvt. Ltd.,Chennai-600 089

16.                  Workshop on “Recent Development In Dairy Technology” TEQIP(II) Mr.S.P.Selvabharathi

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

04.09.2014(1 Day) Mr. Kannan,

Manager,

Heritage Foods India Limited, Bangalore

Mr.P.Jegadesan,

Assistant Manager,

Heritage Foods India Limited, Bangalore.

17.                  Workshop on “Industrial Hazards And Safety” TEQIP(II) Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

Mr.P.Babu

Mr.S.P.Selvabharathi

25.08.2014(1 Day) Dr. R.Saravanan

Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering

Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Annamalai University

Chidambaram-608002.

18.                  Workshop on “Social Issues& Environment” TEQIP(II)  

Ms.P.Rupa

&

Mr.S.P.Selvabharathi

02.08.2014(1 Day) K.Ravichandran,B.E

District Environmental Engineer,

TNPCB

S.N.R.College Road,

Peelamedu,

Coimbatore-641004

Dr. K .Rajendran,

Professor & Head, Department of Microbiology Coimbatore Medical College Coimbatore

19.                 

 

Inauguration of Chemical Engineering Association and Students’ Chapter of IIChE, CIT,  Coimbatore. Chemical Engineering Association Mr.P.Babu

&

Mr.A.Vivek Joe Bharath

08.07.2014 Mr.MuraliPannerselvam

Application Architect

Dart Container Corporation, USA

Academic year 2013-2014
1.                      

Chemical Engineering Association valedictory

Chemical Engineering Association  

Dr.T.Kannadasan

&

Mr.P.Babu

03.04.2014  

N.Nagarajan, Assistant General Manager, Petrofac Engg. Services Pvt. Ltd., Chennai.

2.                     Two day National Technical Symposium on “Technovation” Chemical Engineering Association Dr.T.Kannadasan

&

Mr.P.Babu

24 .01.2014 to

25 .01.2014 (2 Days)

Er.K.Ramachandran, Managing Director, Power Systems. Coimbatore.
3.                     Workshop on “Gas Processing And Conditioning”

 

Chemical Engineering Association Dr.T.Kannadasan 23.01.2014(1 Day) Mr.Satis Madhavan, General Manager, Kavin Engineering services and Pvt. Ltd, Coimbatore.
Mr.Lakshmanan , Chief Operating Officer Kavin Engineering services and Pvt. Ltd, Coimbatore
4.                     Seminar on “  Opportunities for Chemical Engineering studies in Overseas” Chemical Engineering Association Dr.T.Kannadasan 21.01.2014

(1 Day)

Mr.S.Kumar

Research Scientist Helholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf Germany.

5.                     Corporate Information security and policies for chemical and allied Industries. TEQIP-II Dr.T.Kannadasan

&

Mr.P.Sivakumar

17 .12.2013 To 21.12.2013 (5 Days) Dr.N.Vijayarangan

DSA Labs, CTO Organizations, TCS

6.                     Technical Symposium  Conducted on “Aavishkar” Chemical Engineering Association  and IIChE Students’ Chapter Dr.T.Kannadasan 28 .09.2013 (1 Day)
7.                     Workshop on “Industrial Lubricants And Chemicals: Global Scenario & New Trends” UCG Dr.D.Prabhakaran

&

Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

21 .09.2013 (1 Day) Er. Sunil Kumar

Global Marketing Manager, Castrol India Pvt. Ltd.

8.                     Workshop  on “Recent Design Concepts Of Heat Transfer Equipments In Refineries, Fertilizers And Allied Industries” TEQIP Dr. A.Sivalingam

&

Dr. M.Thirumarimurugan

17 .08.2013 (1 Day) Er.K.Periyasamy,

Head- Static Equipment Group, Petrofac Saudi Arabia Ltd, Alkhobar, Saudi Arabia.

9.                     Workshop on “Biomimetric Materials & Industrial Applications” Chemical Engineering Association Dr.M.Thirumarimurugan &

Dr.V.M.Sivakumar

20 .07.2013 (1 Day) Dr.R.Rajkumar

Director R &D

Biosensors and Biommimetic cell Enzyme Biotech Pvt. Ltd Coimbatore.

10.                 

 

Inauguration of Chemical Engineering Association Chemical Engineering Association Mr.P.Babu 20 .06.2013 (1 Day) Mr.L.M.Chandrasekaran

Former Vice President (Operations), Zuari Industries Ltd, Goa.