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Name : Krishnakumar T.S

Department : Mechanical Engineering

Designation : Assistant Professor


Office Phone:

Mobile: 9447645887


Puthuveedu, Near Ganapathy Temple, Padinjattinkara, Kottarakara.Pin-691506


  • Doing Ph.D under University of Kerala in the area of Heat Transfer in Nanofluids under the guidance of Dr.M.Joseprakash
  • Science from College of Engg.thiruvananthapuram
  • B.Tech-Mechanical Engg. from T.K.M.College of Engg., Kollam

Professional Experience

  • 10 years as Asst.Professor at T.K.MCollege of Engg.,Kollam
  • 4 years as Asst. Professor at M.E.S College of Engg.,Kuttippuram

Research Interest

  • Nanofluids, Heat Transfer,Nano composites,I.C.Engines

Ongoing PhDs.

    Consultancy and Sponsored Projects

    • 1. AICTE sponsored R.P.S (Research Promotion Scheme) Project" Development of energy efficient thermal systems using nanofluids(under RPS)" worth 14.5 lakhs
    • 2. Teqip-II Seedmoney Project "Synthesis of nanoparticles by chemical routes, their characterization and use of nanoparticles for the development of energy efficient coolants " worth 1.35 lakhs

    Awards and Honours

      Membership in Professional Bodies

        Duties and Responsibilities

        • Member of Dept.Academic committee-TEQIP-II
        • Member of Department NBA Accreditation commitee
        • Warden-College Mens Hostal-Annex-5
        • Assistant Lab in Charge-Nanofluids Lab & CFD Lab
        • Staff Advisor-2012 Batch Mechanical,2016 admission Mechanical Engg
        • Mechanical Engg. Association, faculty in Charge

        Teachng History

        • Teaching subjects like Design of Machine Elements, Dynamics of Machinery, Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Engg., Engineering Graphics, etc for the last 13 years
        • Guided 8 M.Tech Projects during the last 5 years and currently guiding 2 M.Tech students and guided more than 10 B.Tech Projects

        Courses and Training Attended

        • Organised 2 STTPs in the area of Nanotechnology as Co ordinator-One under TEQIP-II & One under QIP-AICTE
        • Organised one STTP in the area of CPNM under ISTE
        • Attended 4 STTPs during last 3 years

        International Journals:

        • 1 .Improving the effectiveness of a heat exchanger using nanofluids, Sanu Krishna, T.S.Krishnakumar, M.Jose Prakash,International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (IJEST)Vol 6, No.6 (2011)
        • 2. Numerical and experimental investigations on jet impingement cooling', Arun Jacob, Leena R., Krishna kumar T.S. and Jose Prakash M. (2013) ,international science index vol.7 No.3 2013

        National Journals:

        • n

        International Conference:

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        • 1.Modelling and verification of thermal conductivity of Nanofluids, Sanu Krishna, T.S.Krishnakumar, M.Jose Prakash, ISME conference, IIT, New Delhi, 2010
        • 2'Experimental studies on Thermal conductivity, viscosity and stability of ethylene glycol based nanofluids', Tony John, Krishna kumar T.S.(2013, )International conference on energy and environment, RIT, Kottayam[n
        • 3.'Numerical and experimental investigation of jet impingement cooling in heat treatment',Soumya R. Nair, Leena R. And Krishnakumar T.S.International conference on material for the future-innovative meaterials, processes, products and applications' 2013 ,GEC Trissur,[ISBN: 978-93-82338-83-3

        National Conference:

        • 2 publications