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Name : Dr. Najuma A

Department : Chemical Engineering

Designation : Assistant Professor


Email: najuma@tkmce.ac.in

Office Phone:

Mobile: 9400667236

Address:

Room No. H301
Department of Chemical Engineering
TKM College of Engineering
Kollam-691005
Kerala, INDIA.

Education

  • B.Tech in Chemical Engineering, Government Engineering College, Kozhikode
  • M.Tech in Process Control, Government Engineering College, Thrissur
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Calicut

Professional Experience

  • TKM College of Engineering, Kollam from 01/08/2018 Till date as Assistant Professor
  • Kerala Govt. PolyTechnic College, Kannur from August 2016 to November 2016
  • Kerala Govt. PolyTechnic College, Kozhikode from June 2015 to August 2015
  • NIT Calicut,Kerala from July 2009 to December 2009 as Ad-Hoc Faculty in Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interest

  • Polymer Technology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Membrane Technology

Ongoing PhDs.

    Consultancy and Sponsored Projects

      Awards and Honours

      • Obtained the Best Paper Award (Chemical Engineering) in the Third International Conference on “Materials for the Future”, November 6-8, 2013, Government Engineering College, Thrissur, Kerala

      Membership in Professional Bodies

      • Member of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE)
      • Member of International Assosciation of Engineers (IAENG)

      Duties and Responsibilities

      • Senior Adviser of 2018 Admission B.Tech Chemical Engineering Batch
      • Member of College Anti Ragging Committee

      Teachng History

      • TKM College of Engineering, Kollam from 01/08/2018 Till date as Assistant Professor
      • Kerala Govt. PolyTechnic College, Kannur from August 2016 to November 2016
      • Kerala Govt. PolyTechnic College, Kozhikode from June 2015 to August 2015
      • NIT Calicut,Kerala from July 2009 to December 2009 as Ad-Hoc Faculty in Department of Chemical Engineering

      Courses and Training Attended

      • One day Workshop on NPTEL, January 22-2019, College of Engineering, Trivandrum
      • Faculty Development Programme on "Research: From Scratch to success", January 7-11, 2019, Department of EEE, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam
      • AICTE sponsored short term course on "Optimization Techniques and its Engineering Applications", December31,2018-January 05,2019, Department of Mechanical Engineering, TKM College of Engineering, Kollam
      • Faculty Development workshop based on TCI on the topic "An effecient teacher is a source of inspiration" October 22-23, 2018, Government Arts and Science College, Kozhikode
      • Faculty Development Programme on “Green Chemistry: Frontiers and Challenges” June 17-21, 2013, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Research Trends in Chemical and Environmental Engineering” May 27-31, 2013, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • Faculty Development Programme on “Modeling and Simulation in Chemical and Environmental Engineering” May 28-June 1, 2012, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • National Workshop on “Research Methodology in Science”, November 2-3, 2011, University Of Calicut, Kerala
      • Faculty Development Programme on “Computer Applications in Chemical and Biological Engineering” June13-18, 2011, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • National Conference on “Recent Trends in Alternate Energy”, June 9-10, 2011, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • National Seminar on “Intellectual property and Digital Rights management”, November 26-27, 2010, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • National workshop on “Recent trends in Experimental and Computational Techniques in Chemical Engineering”, July 31, 2010, NIT Calicut, Kerala
      • Faculty Development Programme on “Advanced Separation Processes”, May 31-June 5, 2010, NIT Calicut, Kerala

      International Journals:

      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “The Effect of various hardeners on the mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy resin”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp 2662-2665 ( January 2014)
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Studies on the effect of phenolic resin modifications on the adhesive properties of epoxy resin”, Advances in Polymer Science and Technology : An international Journal, vol 4(4), pp 52-59 (November 2014)

      International Conference:

      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Synthesis and characterisation studies of the phenolic resin modifications on the epoxy systems”, Third International Conference on “Materials for the future”, November 6-8, 2013, Govt. Engg. College, Thrissur
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Mechanical and Thermal charaterisation studies on various epoxy/hardener systems”, Third International Conference on “Materials for the future”, November 6-8, 2013, Govt. Engg. College, Thrissur
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Modification of PS/PBR blends using Nanosilica”, Third International Conference on “Materials for the future”, Nov 6-8, 2013, Govt. Engg. College, Thrissur
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Studies on the effect of Phenolic resin modifications on the adhesive properties of epoxy resins”, Proceedings of the “Third International Multicomponent Polymer Conference”, March 2012, M.G.University, Kottayam

      National Conference:

      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Calorimetric investigation of the curing reaction of epoxy-amine systems”, UGC sponsored graduate seminar on Advances in Materials Chemistry, December 5, 2014, University of Calicut
      • Najuma Abdul Razack, “Performance of chemical industries in India after globalisation”, National seminar on “Financial and commodity derivatives in India: Trends and Issues”, October 9-10, 2014, Thunchan Memorial Govt. College, Tirur
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Performance of Epoxy resin system with various hardeners”, 26th Kerala ience Congress, 28th to 31st January 2014, KVASU, Pookode, Wayanad
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Comparative Studies on the effect of various hardeners on Epoxy Resin”, Proceedings of the First National Conference on “Advanced Trends in Chemical Engineering”, September 2013, Govt. Engg. College, Thrissur
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and B. Renjanadevi, “Enhancement in Mechanical and Thermal properties of PS/PBR blends using Nanosilica”, Proceedings of the First National Conference on “Advanced Trends in Chemical Engineering”, September 2013, Govt. Engg. College, Thrissur
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Studies on the effect of Phenolic resin modifications on the adhesive properties of epoxy resins”, Proceedings of the National Conference on “Advances in Organic and Physical Chemistry”, March 2012, University Of Calicut
      • Najuma Abdul Razack and Lity Alen Varghese, “Studies on the adhesive properties of epoxy resins and substituted phenolics”, Proceedings of the National Conference on “Advances in Material Science: Macro to nano scales”, March 2012, U.C College, Aluva