Dr. A. Muthu Manokar | B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology
*Anti-Ragging Cell Control Rooms / Helplines: 91(44) 22759200 Ext 212 & 91(44) 22759200 Ext 198 / 131 / 133 *Internal Complaints Committee to Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal of Sexual Harassment of Women Employees and students at Workplace (Helpline: 91-044-22759200 Extn:343) *Students having any grievance on academic matters may contact dean_student@crescent.education

Dr. A. Muthu Manokar

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E,.M.E., Ph.D
Phone : +91 9944248642
Email ID : muthumanokar@crescent.education

Teaching

Educational Background

Degree Discipline Year of Passing University
Ph.D Mechanical Engineering 2019 Anna University, Chennai
M.E Energy Engineering 2013 Anna University, Chennai
B. E Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2011 Anna University, Tirunelveli

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Assistant Professor B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology, Chennai 24.7.2018 to Till date 1 Year 2 Months
Research scholar Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, Virudhunagar 02.01.2017-30.6.2018 1 year 6 months
Assistant Professor Dhaanish Ahmed college of Engineering, Chennai. 21.06.2016-26.12.2016 6 months
Assistant Professor Vel Tech, Chennai 01.06.2013-29.5.2016 3 years

Lecture courses

  • Power Plant Engineering
  • Energy Conversion
  • Engineering Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Environmental Science and Engineering
  • Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Heat and mass transfer

Research

Areas Of Research Interest

  • Solar Desalination
  • Solar water heater
  • Solar PV
  • Heat transfer
  • Nano fluid
  • Nano coating

Publications

International Journal Publications
Publications in SCI/SCI-E Indexed Journals

  • A.Muthu Manokar, K. Kalidasa Murugavel*, G. Esakkimuthu Different parameters affecting the rate of evaporation and condensation on passive solar still –A Review”, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, ISSN: 1364-0321, Elsevier, Volume 38, Pages 309–322, 1 October 2014,  Impact Factor: 10.556,  CiteScore12.21, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2014.05.092
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Prince Winston*, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, Sustainable fresh water and power production by integrating PV panel in inclined solar still, Journal of Cleaner Production, ISSN: 0959-6526, ElsevierVolume 172, Pages 2711-2719,  20 January 2018, Impact Factor:  6.395, CiteScore: 7.32, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.11.140
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Winston, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar, T. ArunkumarDifferent parameter and technique affecting the rate of evaporation on active solar still -A  Review’’,  Heat and Mass Transfer, ISSN: 0947-7411, Springer, Volume 54,  Issue 3, Pages 593–630, March 2018, Impact Factor: 1.551, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00231-017-2170-9
  • El-Agouz*,  Ravishankar *, A.Muthu Manokar, “Improvement of humidification-dehumidification desalination unit using a desiccant wheel” Chemical Engineering Research and Design, ISSN: 0263-8762, Elsevier, Volume 131,  Pages 104-116, March 2018Impact Factor: 3.073, CiteScore:  3.28, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2017.06.004
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, M.Vimala, D.Prince Winston, R. Ramesh, P.K.Nagarajan, R. Bharathwaaj, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, Different parameter affecting the rate of condensation on active solar still -A Review’’, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, ISSN:1944-7450, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, John Wiley & Sons, Volume 38, Issue 1, pages 286-296, 04 May 2018, Impact Factor: 1.596, https://doi.org/10.1002/ep.12923
  • Muthu Manokar*, D. Prince Winston, A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz, Ravishankar, T. Arunkumar, B. Madhu, Amimul Ahsan, Integrated PV/T Solar Still- A mini-Review’’, Desalination, ISSN: 0011-9164, Elsevier, Volume 435, Pages 259-267, 1 June 2018, Impact Factor: 6.035, CiteScore: 7.01, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2017.04.022
  • Praveen kumar , D. Prince Winston*, P. Pounraj, A. Muthu Manokar, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A.E. Kabeel, Experimental Investigation on hybrid PV/T active solar still with effective heating and cover cooling method, Desalination, ISSN: 0011-9164, Elsevier, Volume 435, Pages 140-151, 1 June 2018, Impact Factor: 6.035, CiteScore: 7.01, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2017.11.007  
  • Madhu B* , E Balasubramanian, A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz,  A.Muthu Manokar, N. Prakash, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, Experimental investigation on the effect of sensible heat energy storage in inclined solar still with bafflesDesalination and water treatment, ISSN:1944-3986, Volume 116,  Pages 49–56, June 2018, Impact Factor: 1.234, https://doi.org/10.5004/dwt.2018.22474
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Prince Winston, Jayanta Deb Mondol, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar, Hitesh panchal,Comparative study of Inclined solar panel basin solar still in passive and active mode, Solar Energy, ISSN: 0038-092X, Elsevier, Volume 169, Pages 206-216, 15 July 2018, Impact Factor: 4.674,  CiteScore:  5.24, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2018.04.060
  • Pounraj, D. Prince Winston*, A.E. Kabeel, B. Praveen kumar , A. Muthu Manokar, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, S. Cynthia Christabel , “Experimental investigation on peltier based hybrid PV/T active solar still for enhancing the overall performance’’ Energy Conversion and Management, ISSN: 0196-8904, Elsevier, Volume 168, Pages 371-381, 15 July 2018, Impact Factor:  7.181, CiteScore: 7.87, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2018.05.011
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, Yazan Taamneh , Ravishankar, A.E. Kabeel,  D.Prince Winston, Ali J. Chamkha Review of different methods employed in pyramidal solar still desalination to augment the yield of freshwater, Desalination and water treatment, ISSN:1944-3986,  Volume:136, Pages: 20–30, December 2018, Impact Factor: 1.234, https://doi.org/10.5004/dwt.2018.23188
  • A.E. Kabeel*, Ravishankar*, Swellam W Sharshir, A. Muthu Manokar, Hitesh Panchal, N.Prakash, C.Prasad, S.Nandakumar, M.S.El Kady,Effect of water depth on novel pyramid solar still absorber plate coated with TiO2 nano black paint, Journal of Cleaner Production, ISSN: 0959-6526, Elsevier,  Volume 213, Pages 185-191, 10 March 2019, Impact Factor: 6.395, CiteScore: 7.32, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.12.185
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Prince Winston, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A. Rama Prasath“Experimental investigation on acrylic pyramid solar still in passive and active mode – An experimental study”, Heat and Mass Transfer, ISSN: 0947-7411, Springer, Volume 55, Issue 4, Pages 1045–1058, April 2019, Impact Factor: 1.551, 10.1007/s00231-018-2483-3
  • Ravishankar Sathyamurthy , A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz,  D. Dsilva Winfred Rufuss,  Hitesh panchal*, T. Arunkumar, A. Muthu Manokar, D. Prince Winston, Experimental investigation on the effect of MgO and TiO2 nanoparticles  in stepped solar still, International Journal of Energy Research, ISSN:1099-114X, John Wiley & Sons, Volume 43, Issue 8, Pages 3295-3305, 25 June 2019, Impact Factor: 3.343,  https://doi.org/10.1002/er.4460
  • Hitesh panchal*, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy , A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz,  D. Dsilva Winfred Rufuss,  T. Arunkumar, A. Muthu Manokar, D. Prince Winston, Atul Sharma, Nishant Thakar, Kishor kumar Sadasivuni,Annual performance analysis of adding different Nanofluids in stepped solar still, Journal of Thermal Analysis and CalorimetryISSN:1588-2926, Springer, 16 May 2019, Impact Factor: 2.471,  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10973-019-08346-x
  • A.Muthu Manokar, M.Vimala, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy*, D.Prince Winston , A.E. Kabeel, Ali J. Chamkha, Enhancement of fresh water production from an inclined solar panel absorber solar still by integrating with flat plate collector, Environment, Development and Sustainability,ISSN:1573-2975, Springer, 18 May 2019, Impact Factor: 1.676, https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10668-019-00376-7
  • A.E. Kabeel*, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, El-Agouz, A. Muthu Manokar, Emad M. S. El-Said, Experimental investigation on inclined PV panel solar still with cover cooling and PCM, Journal of Thermal Analysis and CalorimetryISSN:1588-2926, Springer,  19 July 2019, Impact Factor: 2.471,  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10973-019-08561-6#citeas
  • A.E. Kabeel*, A.Muthu Manokar*, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, D.Prince Winston, Elsayed Elagouz and Ali Chamkha , “A review on different design modifications employed in inclined solar still for improving the yield of fresh water’’, Journal of Solar Energy Engineering: Including Wind Energy and Building Energy Conservation, ISSN: 0199-6231, ASME, Volume 141 (3), pages  031007-031010,  June 2019, Impact Factor:  1.367,  doi: 10.1115/1.4041547
  • A.E. Kabeel,*, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy,*,  S.A. El-Agouz,  A. Muthu Manokar,  Abinav Tripathi, Gamal B. Abdel Aziz, Experimental investigation of a hybrid setup for distilled water and power production, Desalination and water treatment, ISSN:1944-3986,  Volume: 162, Pages: 30-36,  September 2019, Impact Factor: 1.234. , https://doi.org/10.5004/dwt.2019.24346
  • Gurukarthik Babu*, D. Prince Winston, P.V. Aravind Bhaskar, A.E. Kabeel, A. Muthu Manokar, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, Enhancement of PV /T integrated single slope solar desalination still productivity using water film cooling and hybrid composite insulation., Environmental Science and Pollution Research, ISSN:1614-7499, Springer, 23 August 2019, Impact Factor: 2.914,  https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-019-06131-9
  • Sasikumar,A.Muthu Manokar, M.Vimala, D.Prince Winston , A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy*, Ali J. ChamkhaExperimental studies on passive inclined solar panel absorber solar still, Journal of Thermal Analysis and CalorimetryISSN:1588-2926, Springer, 11 September 2019, Impact Factor: 2.471, https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10973-019-08770-z#citeas

Publications in Web of Science Indexed Journals:

  • A.E. Kabeel, Yazan Taamneh, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, P. Naveen kumar, A. Muthu Manokar, T. Arunkumar, Experimental study on conventional solar still integrated with inclined solar still under different water depth, Heat Transfer – Asian Research, ISSN:1523-1496, John Wiley & Sons, Volume 48 (1), Pages: 100-114, January 2019, https://doi.org/10.1002/htj.21370
  • Abderrahmane Khechekhouche*, Boubaker Ben Haoua, Muthu Manokar , Abd Elnaby Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, Exploitation of an insulated air chamber as a glazed cover of a conventional solar still”, Heat Transfer – Asian Research,  ISSN:1523-1496, John Wiley & Sons, Volume -48, Issue 5,  Pages 1563-1574, July 2019, https://doi.org/10.1002/htj.21446
  • B.Madhu, E. Balasubramanian, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, S.A. El-Agouz, A. Muthu Manokar, Experimental investigation on the effect of Photo voltaic panel submerged and partially submerged in waterHeat Transfer – Asian Research,  ISSN:1523-1496, John Wiley & Sons, Volume 48, Issue 5,  Pages 1709-1721, July 2019, https://doi.org/10.1002/htj.21453
  • Abd Elnaby Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz, Prakash, Prasad Chandran, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A. Muthu Manokar, Performance analysis of spiral and serpentine tube solar collector with CNT nano fluids under natural flow methodHeat Transfer – Asian Research,  ISSN:1523-1496, John Wiley & Sons, 17th June 2019, https://doi.org/10.1002/htj.21502
  • S.Arun Kumar*, P. Suresh Mohan Kumar, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy,A. Muthu Manokar,  Experimental investigation on pyramid solar still with single and double collector cover-Comparative study , Heat Transfer – Asian Research,  ISSN:1523-1496, John Wiley & Sons, https://doi.org/10.1002/htj.21601

Publications in Scopus Indexed journals:

  • P. Naveen kumar, A.Muthu Manokar, Madhu. B, Kabeel, Arunkumar. T, Hitesh panchal, Ravishankar sathyamurthy*, “Experimental investigation on the effect of water mass in triangular pyramid solar still integrated to inclined solar still”, Groundwater for Sustainable Development, ISSN: 2352-801X, Elsevier, Volume 5, Pages 229-234, September 2017, CiteScore: 2.85, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gsd.2017.08.003
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Prince Winston, “Experimental Analysis Of Single Basin Single Slope Finned Acrylic Solar Still” , Materials Today Proceedings, ISSN: 2214-7853, Elsevier, Volume 4, Pages 7234–7239, 18 October 2017, CiteScore: 1.09, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.07.051
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Prince Winston, “Comparative Study Of Finned Acrylic Solar Still And Galvanised Iron Solar Still”, Materials Today Proceedings, ISSN: 2214-7853, Elsevier, Volume 4, Pages 8323–8327, 18 October 2017, CiteScore: 1.09, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.07.175
  • S.Varun raj, A.Muthu Manokar*, “Design And Analysis of Solar Still” , Materials Today Proceedings, ISSN: 2214-7853, Elsevier, Volume 4, Pages 9179–9185, 18 October 2017, CiteScore: 1.09, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2017.07.275
  • Hitesh Panchal, Yazan Taamneh, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz, P. Naveen Kumar, A. Muthu Manokar, T. Arunkumar, D.Mageshbabu & R. Bharathwaaj, “Economic and Exergy investigation of triangular pyramid solar still integrated to inclined solar still with baffles”, International Journal of Ambient Energy, ISSN: 2162-8246, Taylor & Francis, Volume 4, Pages 1-6, 15 Jan 2018, https://doi.org/10.1080/01430750.2017.1422143
  • S.A. El-Agouz, A.E. Kabeel, J. Subramani, A.Muthu Manokar, T. Arunkumar, Ravishankar*, P.K.Nagarajan, D. Mageshbabu, “Theoretical analysis of continuous heat extraction from absorber of solar still for improving the productivity”, Periodica Polytechnica Mechanical Engineering, ISSN : 1587-379X, Volume 62(3), Pages 187-195, 21st March 2018, https://doi.org/10.3311/PPme.11213
  • Madhu B* , E Balasubramanian, Ravishankar, P.K.Nagarajan, D.Mageshbabu R. Bharathwaaj, A.Muthu Manokar, “Exergy analysis of solar still with sand heat energy storage”, Applied Solar Energy, ISSN :1934-9424, Springer, Volume 54, Issue 3, Pages 173–177, May 2018, CiteScore: 0.47, https://doi.org/10.3103/S0003701X1803009X
  • YazanTaamneh, A. Muthu Manokar, A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy* Prakash, Prasad Chandran, “Experimental analysis of inclined solar water heater with baffles”, Chemical Engineering Transactions, ISSN: 2283-9216, The Italian Association of Chemical Engineering, Volume 71, pages 1339-1344, 1st December 2018, https://doi.org/10.3303/CET1871224
  • S. Baskar, Nagabooshanam, N. Bharathwaaj, R. Prakash, N. Muthu Manohar, Ravishankar, Sathyamurthy, Effect of Fly Ash on Mechanical Properties of Compacted Magnesium Reinforced With Sic Particles, Materials Today: Proceedings, ISSN: 2214-7853, Elsevier, Volume 16, Part 2, 2019, Pages 547-553, CiteScore: 1.09, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2019.05.127

Publications in Book Chapters

  • A.Muthu Manokar*, M.Vimala, D.Prince Winston , Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A.E. Kabeel,Effect of insulation on energy and exergy efficiency of a PV panel integrated inclined solar still- An experimental study, In: Kumar A., Prakash O. (eds) Book Chapter titled on “Solar Desalination Technology: Concept, Design, Testing, Modeling, Economics and Environment”, Series ISSN: 1865-3529, Springer, Singapore Press, pages 275-291, 24th April 2019,https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-6887-5_13

Publications in Other Indexed Journals:

  • A.Muthu Manokar*, “Use of Titanium dioxide as photo-catalyst in single basin single Slope solar still”, Journal of chemical and pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 04, Pages 71-73, December 2014
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, “Active Solar Distillation with enhance the condensation by using electric blower”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER), ResearchIndia Publications, Volume 10, Pages 9512-9515, 2015
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, “Study of Photovoltaic Thermal System”, Journal of Energy Research and Environmental Technology (JERET), Volume 2, Number 3, pages 192-195, April-June 2015
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, “Productivity Improvement In End Suction Pump Test Bed Using Mobile Trolley”, Asian Journal of Science and Applied Technology (AJSAT), Vol.3.No.1 pp 14-16, 2015
  • S.Varun raj,A.Muthu Manokar*., “Combustion Characteristics of Di-Ethyl Ether Mixed Thevetia Peruviana Seed Oil”, Journal Of Chemical And Pharmaceutical Research,Volume 8, Issue 7, pages 424-430, 2016
  • A.Muthu Manokar*,D.Prince Winston, M.Vimala “Performance Analysis Of Parabolic Trough Concentrating Photovoltaic Thermal System”, Procedia Technology, Elsevier,Volume 24, Pages 485 – 491, 2016
  • B.Sachuthananthan*,T. Naresh Kumar, A.Muthu Manokar., “A Performance of a Window Air Conditioner Using Alternative Refrigerants R22 and R290”, International Journal of Engineering Science And Research Technology Volume 5(10), Pages 27-32,October, 2016
  • Abdulrahim A, Ashok Kumar M, B.Sachuthananthan, A.Muthu Manokar*., “Different methods to enhance the evaporation rate usingphoto-catalyst in solar still – AReview” Elixir Renewable Energy Volume 102 , Pages 44193-44196, 2017

International and National Conferences presentations:

International Conference:

  • A.Muthu Manokar Presented a paper titled on Active solar distillation with forced condensationin International Conference on Innovative strategies in Renewable Energies and its Applications  (ISREA-2015) sponsored by MNRE Organized by Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering at Sona College of Technology, in Salem on 5th-6th – March, 2015
  • A.Muthu Manokar Presented a paper titled on “Productivity Improvement In End Suction Pump Test Bed Using Mobile Trolley” in 1st International Conference on “Engineering, Management and Applied Sciences, at MNSK College of Engineering, Pudukkottai on  9th -11th – April 2015
  • A.Muthu Manokar Presented a paper titled on “Study Of Photovoltaic Thermal System” in 3rd International Conference on “ Applied Sciences, Environmental Engineering and Clean Energy Technologies for Sustainable Development” (ASECET-2015) at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on 25th and 26th – April, 2015
  • A.Muthu Manokar, Dr.D.Prince Winston. M.Vimala,  Presented a paper titled on   “Performance Analysis of parabolic through concentrating photovoltaic thermal system” in International Conference on Progressive Development in Mechanical Engineering (PDME-2015) at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Govt Engineering College, Trichur on 9-11th -December  2015
  • A.Muthu Manokar., Presented a paper titled on “Study of parabolic through concentrating collector to increase the photovoltaic thermal system” in 1st International Conference on Productivity, Efficiency and Competitiveness in Design and Manufacturing (PECDM 2016) at Department of Mechanical Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore on 7th -9th – January 2016
  • Mohamed Surfras M.S, A.Muthu Manokar*., a paper titled on “Comparative Study of Concentrated Photovoltaic Thermal System And Photovoltaic Thermal System” in 2nd International Conference on Thermal, Energy and Environment (INCOTEE 2016) at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil on  25th & 26th -March  2016
  • Vivekanandan S, Sankaranarayanan V, A.Muthu Manokar*.,  a paper titled on “Theoretical Analysis And Mathematical Modelling Of Parabolic Trough Concentrating Photovoltaic Thermal System” in 2nd International Conference on Thermal, Energy and Environment (INCOTEE 2016) at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil on 25th & 26th -March  2016
  • A.Muthu Manokar, D.Prince Winston., presented a paper titled on “Comparative Study of Finned Acrylic Solar Still And Galvanised Iron Solar Still” in International Conference on Advancements in Materials for Manufacturing  (ICAAMM-2016) at Departments of Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering, MLR Institute of Technology Hyderabad on 7th to 9th -July 2016
  • A.Muthu Manokar, D.Prince Winston., presented a paper titled on “Experimental Analysis of Single Basin Single Slope Finned Acrylic Solar Still” in International Conference on Advancements in Materials for Manufacturing  (ICAAMM-2016) at Departments of Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering, MLR Institute of Technology Hyderabad on 7th to 9th  -July 2016
  •  S.Varun raj,  A.Muthu Manokar., presented a paper titled on “Design And Analysis of Solar Still” in International Conference on Advancements in Materials for Manufacturing  (ICAAMM-2016) at Departments of Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering, MLR Institute of Technology Hyderabad on 7th to 9th -July 2016
  •  A.Muthu Manokar*, D.Prince Winston*, YazanTaamneh, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, a paper titled on “The effect of water depth and insulation on the productivity of acrylic pyramid solar still – an experimental Study” in The Eighth Jordan International Chemical Engineering Conference (JIChEC 2017), Jordan 7-9th -November 2017.
  •  Mageshbabu. D, YazanTaamneh*, A. Muthu Manokar, A.E. Kabeel,Ravishankar Sathyamurthy,T. Arunkumar, A. Ahsan, a paper titled on Experimental investigation on the effect of water depth in conventional solar still integrated with inclined solar still” in The Eighth Jordan International Chemical Engineering Conference (JIChEC 2017), Jordan 7-9th -November 2017.
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, M.Vimala, D.Prince Winston , A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy*, Ali J. Chamkha presented a paper titled on Experimental studies on effect of mass flow rates in an inclined solar panel absorber solar still , in International Conference on Desalination (InDA-2018), Department of Chemical Engineering National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli on 20th and 21st April 2018.
  • Jamesha Ibrahim K*,  Varunkumar R, A. Muthu Manokar, Abderrahmane Khechekhouche, a paper titled on Experimental Evaluation of Indirect Solar Cooking Unit Integrated with Thermal System, International Symposium on Technology & Sustainable Industry Development, ISTSID’2019, University of Eloued, Algeria, 24 – 26th  February 2019
  • Abderrahmane Khechekhouche*, Mohammed El Hadi Attia, Ali Boukhari, Muthu Manokar, Zied Driss, Boubaker Benhaoua, Mokhtar Ghodbane, a paper titled on Effect of cover thickness on the yield of a solar distiller under the El oued climate, Algeria, International Symposium on Technology & Sustainable Industry Development, ISTSID’2019, University of Eloued, Algeria, 24 – 26th  February 2019
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, a paper titled on  “Experimental study on effect of different mass flow rate in an inclined solar panel absorber solar still integrated with spiral tube water heater, WSTA 13th Gulf Water Conference, Kuwait, 12-14th March 2019
  • A. Muthu Manokar*, M.Vimala, D. Prince Winston, Rajendran D.R, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A.E. Kabeel, presented a paper titled on Energy, Exergy and Economic analysis of a conventional solar still and peltier integrated conventional solar still-A comparative study, 5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • M.Vimala, Mohamed Thalib M, A. Muthu Manokar*, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A.E. Kabeel, D. Prince Winston,  presented a paper titled on Experimental investigation of passive and active inclined solar still: Energy and Exergy study , 5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthyc, Abderrahmane, D. Prince Winston, presented a paper titled on Energy and Exergy analysis of an Inclined Solar Panel Basin Solar Still – summer and winter climate conditions,  5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • Rajendran D.R, A. Muthu Manokar, A.E. Kabeel, S.A. El-Agouz, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy*, presented a paper titled on Comparative study of conventional solar still with and without cement coated red bricks, 5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability,  Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • D.R.Rajendran*, E. Ganapathy Sundaram, P. Jawahar, A.E.Kabeel,  A. Muthumanokar ,  Ravishankar Sathyamurthy,   V. Sivakumar, presented a paper titled on presented a paper titled on CFD Studies on Multi Cavity Solar Receiver with Two Heat Transfer Fluids, 5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability,  Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • B.Gurukarthik Babu*, D. Prince Winston, J.Vinod, A.E. Kabeel, A. Muthu Manokar, Ravishankar, presented a paper titled on Experimental Analysis on the performance of Passive Solar still by using thermally insulating Nano-blended Unsaturated Polyester Composite, 5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • B.Gurukarthik Babu*, D. Prince Winston, P.V. Aravind Bhaskar, A.E. Kabeel, A. Muthu Manokar, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, presented a paper titled on Enhancement of a PV/T integrated single slope solar still productivity by using water film cooling over glass cover and hybrid natural fibre composite insulation., 5th International conference on scientific research ISR-2019 renewable energy & water sustainability, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 26th to 29th March 2019
  • Abderrahmane Khechekhouche, Rajendran D.R, A. Muthu Manokar, Kritika Gupta, a paper titled on Application of solar energy on excess agricultural production,  International Conference on Advancements in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME 2019), Jyothi Engineering College, Thrissur, Kerala, 10th & 11th April 2019
  • Rajendran D.R*, E. Ganapathy Sundaram, P. Jawahar, A. Muthu Manokar, a paper titled on  Studies on the Influencing Parameters in the Design Optimization of Solar Dish Reflector-Cavity Receiver Collector SystemInternational Conference on Advancements in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME 2019), Jyothi Engineering College, Thrissur, Kerala, 10th & 11th April 2019
  • Mohamed Thalib M, M.Vimala,  A. Muthu Manokar*, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A.E. Kabeel, D. Prince Winston,  a paper titled on Energy and Exergy analysis of a inclined solar panel absorber solar still integrated with spiral tube solar water heater-Experimental study, 11th  International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium (IEEES-11), Department of Automobile Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, SRM Institute of Science And Technology,  14 – 18, July 2019
  • A.Muthu Manokar*, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, D. Prince Winston, a paper titled on Energy, Exergy and Economic analysis of a solar still with photovoltaic modules-AC heater, 22nd International water technology conference, Ismailia, Egypt, 12-13th September 2019
  • F.A. Essa*, A. MuthuManokar, Z.M. Omara, A.E. Kabeel, a paper titled on  Modified stepped solar still with enhanced evaporation techniques22nd International water technology conference, Ismailia, Egypt,. 12-13th September 2019
  • B.Gurukarthik Babu*, D. Prince Winston, R.Vignesh, A.Mohamed Nasrulla, A.E. Kabeel, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy,A. Muthu Manokar, a paper titled on Modeling of “V” type slope solar still using ANSYS-CFD simulation22nd International water technology conference, Ismailia, Egypt, 12-13th September 2019
  • V.Sivakumar, R.Arun Kumar*, E.Ganapathy Sundaram, D.Rajendran, A.Kabeel, A.Muthu manokar, R.Sathyamurthy,  a paper titled on Performance enhancement of single slope passive solar still with heat pipes22nd International water technology conference, Ismailia, Egypt, 12-13th September 2019
  • D.Prince Winston*, A.E. KabeelM.Pravin, A.G.Akash, Ravishankar Sathyamurthy, A. Muthu Manokar,  a paper titled on  Analysis of Blower Fan Effects on the Hybrid PV/T22nd International water technology conference, Ismailia, Egypt, 12-13th September 2019

National Conference:

  • A.Muthu Manokar, K. Kalidasa Murugavel, G. Esakkimuthu., Presented a paper titled on Enhanced solar still performance by reducing glass temperaturein the Eight National Conference on Research Issues in Renewable Energy and Conservation – ELCON 13 sponsored by MNRE organised by Electrical & Electronics Engineering department held at National Engineering College, Kovilpatti on 20th March 2013
  • A.Muthu ManokarPresented a paper titled on Active solar still – A Review in one day National-Level Conference on Advances in Mechanical Sciences 2013 (AIMS 2013) organised by Mechanical department held at Fatima Michael College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai on 9th April 2013.
  • A.Muthu Manokar Presented a paper titled on Use of Titanium dioxide as photo-catalyst in single basin single slope solar still in National Conference on Green Engineering and Technologies for sustainable future (NC-GET 2014) organised by Bharathidasan Institute of technology Anna University, Tiruchirappalli department of petrochemical technology on 5th& 6th December 2014
  • Abdulrahim A, Ashok Kumar M, Dr.B.Sachuthananthan, A.Muthu Manokar., a paper titled on Different methods to enhance the evaporation rate usingphoto-catalyst in solar still – AReview in National Conference on Green Engineering and Technologies for sustainable future (NC-GET 2016) Sponsored by TEQIP II organised by Bharathidasan Institute of technology Anna University, Tiruchirappalli department of petrochemical technology on 16th& 17th September 2016
  • Abderrahmane Khechekhouche*, Boubaker Benhaoua, Zied Driss, Mokhtar Ghodbane, A. Muthu Manokar, Energy Balances in Solar DistillationNational symposium on green energies NSGE’19, University of El Oued, Algeria, 9th June 2019

Reviewed Research Project for University of Sharjah:

  • Reviewed the proposal of the research project titled on “Numerical and experimental study of an innovative solar absorber – parabolic trough collectors case”

Reviewed papers for leading International Journals:

  • Journal of Solar Energy Engineering: Including Wind Energy and Building Energy Conservation (ASME)
  • Desalination (Elsevier)
  • Desalination and Water Treatment
  • Energy Conversion and Management (Elsevier)
  • Heliyon (Elsevier)
  • Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy (John Wiley & Sons)
  • Groundwater for Sustainable Development (Elsevier)
  • Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • The Journal of Engineering Research
  • Journal of Renewable Energy
  • Journal of Water Resource and Protection
  • Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology (Springer)
  • Energy Efficiency (Springer)
  • Environment, Development and Sustainability (Springer)
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer)
  • Frontiers in Energy Research
  • Journal of the Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering (Springer)
  • Frontiers in Energy Research, section Solar Energy
  • International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering
  • Journal of Environmental Pollution and Management (JEPM)
  • Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences
  • International Research Journal of Agricultural and Food Sciences
  • Advances in Applied Agricultural Sciences
  • Journal of Essential Oil Bearing Plants (Taylor & Francis)
  • Current Research in Hydrology and Water Resources
  • Open Access Journal of Photoenergy
  • International Journal of Petrochemical Science & Engineering
  • Journal of Horticulture Science and Forestry
  • Journal of Public Health and Disease Preventive

Reviewer for leading International Conferences:

  • International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Application (ICRERA 2017), Birmingham/UK
  • 3rd International Conference on New Energy and Future Energy System (NEFES 2018), Shanghai, China

Editorial Board member for International Journals:

  • International Journal of Civil Mechanical Engineering, Research India Publications

International Scientific / Technical members for International conference

  • ICCEE18: International Conference on Communications and Electrical Engineering, December 17-18, 2018, El-Oued, Algeria
  • ICSDWE2019: International Conference On Sustainable Development Of Water And Environment, January 22-23, 2019. Hong Kong
  • Member of the scientific committee of the National symposium on green énergies NSGE’10 held on 9th June, 2019,University of El Oued,
  • Member of the scientific committee of the First International Conference on Materials, Energy and Environment (MEE’2020), Janury 20-21st, 2020, El-Oued,
  • Member of the Technical Committee of the International Conference on Innovations in Thermo-Fluid Engineering and Sciences [ICITFES – 2020] National Institute of Technology, Rourkela,769008, 10-12th February 2020,India  
  • Member of the Technical Program Committee of The 2020 International Conference on Green Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development, April 24-25th, 2020, Wuhan, Hubei,

Seminar / Workshop/ FDP/STTP/ In-Plant Training Attended:

  • Attended one day seminar titled on “Recent Trends in Catalysis” organised by Department of Chemistry, Anna university Chennai on 28th March, 2017
  • Attended one day workshop titled on “Springer Nature Author Workshop” organised by University Library, Anna University and Springer Nature on 27th Feb, 2017.
  • Attended Three days International Workshop titled on “Advanced Functional Nanomaterials” organised by Centre for Nanoscience & centre for international Affairs Anna University, on Chennai on 16th – 18th December 2015
  • Attended Two days Workshop titled on “ Energy Audit & Management” organised by Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai on 17-18 July 2015
  • Attended Three days Short Term Training Programme titled on “Fundamentals and Applications of FEA & CFD in Engineering” organised byMepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi on June 1-3, 2015
  • Attended Seven days Faculty Development Program titled on “Design of Machine Elements” Sponsored by Anna University organised by mechanical department held atVel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College, Chennai.on 5th to 12th June 2013
  • Participated in One day National-Level Workshop titled on “Research Opportunities in Solar Thermal” organised by Centre for Energy Studies held at National Engineering College, Kovillpatti. On 12th December 2012
  • Attended One day National seminar titled on “Opportunitiesand Challenges in Renewable Power Generation” organised by Cape Renewable Energy Research Centre held at CAPE Institute of Technology, Levengipuram. on 10th Feb 2012
  • Undergone Ten days In-Plant training at “Alter Energy Systems”, Madurai from 17.09.2012 to 26.09.2012
  • Undergone Six days In-Plant training at “Valuthur Gas Turbine Power Station”, Ramanathapuram. From 11.06.2012 to 16.6.2012

Membership in Professional Bodies:

  • Institution of Engineers
  • Renewable Energy CPD Professional Membership
  • International Association of Engineers
  • International Society for Research and Development

Extension

Additional Responsibilities

  • Class Advisor for Mechanical B Section  2017-2021 batch (From Jan 2019 to till date)
  • Faculty Advisor for 21 students from Mechanical B Section 2017-2021 batch (From July 2019 – to till date)