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Mr. S. Karthikeyan

Designation : Asistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E., M.E.,
Date of Joining : 18-Jun-12
Phone : +91 44 2275 1347,48,50 (Office), 09944448404 (Mobile)
Email ID :


Educational Background

Degree Discipline Year of Passing University
Ph.D. Aeronautical Engineering Pursuing B.S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai
M.E Aeronautical Engineering 2006 Anna University, Chennai
B. E Mechanical Engineering 2002 Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore.

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Assistant Professor B.S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology June 2012 to till date 8 Years
Assistant Professor P.B College of Engineering June 2011 to May 2012 1 Year
Senior lecturer K.C.G College of Engineering June 2008  to May 2011 3 Years
Lecturer Infant Jesus College of Engineering June 2006 to May 2008 2 Years
Lecturer Nanjappa Institute of Technology June 2003  to August 2004 1 Year 2 Months
Lecturer Sankara Institute of Technology  June 2002 to May 2003 1 Year

Lecture Courses

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Low speed aerodynamics
  • High Speed Aerodynamics
  • Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Viscous Flow
  • Flight dynamics
  • Experimental aerodynamics
  • Wind Tunnel Techniques
  • Aircraft Materials
  • Introduction to manufacturing process
  • Aircraft systems and instrumentation
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Transport management
  • Automotive air pollution and control
  • Metrology and Mechanical Measurements
  • Diesel Engines

Video Lectures, ICT & Online Tools

Video lectures for Low speed aerodynamics, Experimental Aerodynamics, High Speed aerodynamics, Flight Dynamics  coursesuploaded in YouTube. (

Area of Research Interest

  • Low Speed Aerodynamics
  • Materials Characteristics
  • Automobile pollution control

International / National Journals

  • Karthikeyan, S., R. Karunanithi, Ashoke Ghosh “Investigation on microstructures, mechanical and wear properties of Al 390/ZrO2 composite materials fabricated by P/M method”, Multidiscipline Modeling in Materials and Structures, 2020
  • Karthikeyan, S., M. Subramanian, Ashoke Ghosh, M. Prashanth, and R. Karunanithi. “Micro hardness and corrosion properties of A390 alloy+ x vol.% zirconium dioxide (ZrO2) composites processed by P/M method.” International Journal of Microstructure and Materials Properties 14, no. 6 (2019): 511-523. (Scopus Indexed, SJR: 0.154 )
  • S.Sharanya, S.Karthikeyan, “Classifying Malicious Nodes In Vanets Using Support Vector Machines With Modified Fading Memory’ ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences,171-176Vol. 12, No. 1, January 2017 (SJR: 0.238)

International / National Conferences

  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Experimental determination of aerodynamics characteristics at various angle of attack for low Reynolds number airfoil” International Conference On Empowering Engineering and Technology on March 12 & 13,2020 held at Parisutham Institute of technology and Science, Thanjavur.
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Effect of milling time on thermal analysis of Aluminum based metal matrix composite” National Conference On Recent Developments In Aerospace & Defense Technology on 21-22 Feb, 2020 held at Hindustan Institute of Technology & science Chennai
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Fabrication, testing and thermal analysis of Aluminum based metal matrix composite.” National Conference On Aerospace Engineering Research on October 4 & 5,2019 held at Chandigarh University Punjab
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Preparation and Analysis of Aluminum Based Metal Matrix Composites Used for Piston Application.” International Conference On Advances In Materials Processing And Characterization (ICAMPC-2019) on Sep 10 & 11,2019 held at Bannari Amman Institute of Technology Sathyamangalam Tamilnadu
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Effect of milling time on corrosion properties of Al 390 alloy + x vol. % ZrO2 composites processed by Powder Metallurgy method.” National Conference On Innovative Trends in Future Engineering and Technology on August 29 & 30,2019 held at Parisutham Institute of technology and Science, Thanjavur
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Tribological behavior of A390alloy + x vol. % ZrO2 composites processed by P/M method” National Conference On Innovative Trends in Future Engineering and Technology on August 29 & 30,2019 held at Parisutham Institute of technology and Science, Thanjavur
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Micro Structural, Mechanical and Wear Behavior of A390alloy + x vol. % ZrO2Composites Processed by P/M Method” International conference of Materials andManufacturing Methods 2019 (MMM19) at National Institute of Technology, Trichy on July 5-7 2019.
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Micro hardness and corrosion properties of Al 390 alloy + x vol. % ZrO2 composites processed by Powder Metallurgy method “ International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Nanomaterials for Sustainable Developed (ACeND- 2018) on Sep 19-21,2018 Held at Chirst University Bangalore.
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Experimental Study On The Effect OfSpan-Wise Injection Of Fluid On A FiniteWing” National Conference On Mechanical, Aeronautical And Civil Engineering (NCMACE-18) on March,28-2018 held at KCG College of Technology, Chennai
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Unsteady Flow around a Triangle Wedge” International Conference on Mechanical, Civil and Material Engineering (ICMCME 2014) held at Phuket, Thailand on July 11-12, 2014.
  • S.Karthikeyan et al “Material Selection and Stress Analysis of Turbine Rotor of a Gas Turbine Engine” National Conference (Applications of Advanced quality Methods in Engineering and Technology AAQMENT – 2006) on Feb 23-24, 2006 at Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Erode, Tamilnadu.

Related Developmental Activities

Online Certification Courses Completed (NPTEL / MOOC)

S. No. Name of the Course Organized by Month & Year
1 Introduction To Airplane Performance IIT- Kanpur May 2018
2 Aircraft Maintenance IIT- Kanpur May 2018
3 Design of fixed wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle IIT- Kanpur May 2019
4 Intellectual Property IIT – Madras May 2019
5 Corrosion IIT- Kanpur May 2020

Resource Person / Guest Lectures Delivered

S.No. Topic and Programme Organized by Month & Year
1 Flight Dynamics an overview Sathyambama Institute of science and Technology March 2009
2 Application of aerodynamics in aerospace Engineering Infant Jesus college of engineering August 2011

FDP / Seminars / Workshops / Training (Organized)

S.No. Name of the Programme Organized by (School / Dept) Month & Year
1 National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Automotive Technology” Department of Automobile Engineering April 2016
2 National Seminar on “Wind tunnel measurement techniques” Department of Aerospace  Engineering April 2014
3 Workshop On ‘Quadcopter  Design’ Department of Aerospace  Engineering Sep 2018
4 National Seminar on ‘Development Of Material For Aerospace Application’ Department of Aerospace  Engineering Oct 2018

FDP / Seminars / Workshops / Training (Attended)

S.No. Programme Organized by Month & Year
International Workshop
1 Teaching and learning in the 21th century BSAIST March 2013
2 How to do Ph.D. to an international standard- an international perspective & how to publish articles in peer-viewed journals BSAIST September 2013
1 Induction training Programme BSAIST July 2012
2 E- content development BSAIST July 2013
3 Writing research proposal for funding BSAIST September 2013
4 Research methodologies and effective paper writing using LaTex MIT March 2014
5 Quality assurance in academic and sponsored research BSAIST March 2015
6 Mobility safety BSAIST September 2015
7 Apple professional development BSAIST February 2016
8 Future scope in automotive emission control Bannari Amman Institute Of Technology February 2016
9 Diesel engine SAE August 2016
10 Research methodology and quality assurance BSAIST December 2016
11 Electrochemical corrosion techniques theory and hands on training BSACIST September 2018
12 Advanced Material Characterization PSG June 2019
13 Springer Nature Author Workshop BSACIST July 2019
14 How to write research articles for scientific journal and Ph.D.thesis on computational engineering SRM September 2019
1 Emerging trends in Aircraft maintenance REC August 2012
National Seminar
1 Computational Aerodynamics Bangalore September 2014
2 Practical aspects on CFD Hindustan university February 2015
3 e-Learning and MOOC in higher education BSACIST March 2019
4 AIDAT 2nd Annual conference on Aerospace and Defense  (Tamilnadu- Destination for Aerospace and Defensecompanies ) Hilton Hotel, Chennai May 2019
Short Term Traning Program (STTP)
1 Challenges in space technology SRM June 2014
2 Soft Skills BSACIST March 2019
Faculty Development Program
1 Engineering mechanics BSAIST December 2014
2 Ansys training program BSAIST May 2015
3 Engineering thermodynamics BSAIST July 2016
4 Nano Instrumentation Systems And Biomedical Nano Technology BSAIST July 2017

Industry Institute Interaction

  • Interaction with Taneja Aerospace & Aviation Ltd, Bangalore for training, Industrial visit and guided students for Internship.
  • Interaction with HAl, NA, ISRO Bangalorefor Industrial visit and guided students for Internship.
  • Interaction with 3GICS IIT Madras Research Park for training and guided students for Internship.

Additional Responsibilities

Institute Level

  • Member & Coordinator – Education Fair & Stall at various places
  • Coordinator – Open House Photo Exhibition
  • Member of convocation committee

Department Level

  • Contribute to Develop the Aerodynamics Lab and CFD lab.
  • Department NPTEL Coordinator 
  • Class Advisor
  • Exam Cell Coordinator 
  • Faculty Advisor
  • Board of studies Member
  • Guest Lecturer In charge
  • Industrial Visit In charge
  • ISO Coordinator
  • Crestech In charge
  • DRM coordinator
  • DAAC member
  • Project coordinator

Professional Membership

  • Life member in Aeronautical Society of India (AM6910)
  • Member in Institution of Engineers, India (M-1647385)

Awards & Honors

  • Secured the second prize in best paper category in the National Conference on Aerospace Engineering Research on Sep 2019 organized by Chandigarh University, Punjab.
  • Secured fourth place in state level aeronautical engineering project competition -2018 organized by Aeronautical society of India (Chennai branch).
  • Participated in Guinness Record and obtained certificate for Hi-Five for Polio Eradication during 2013