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Dr. M. Thirumurugan

Designation : Associate Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.E,M.E,Ph.D.
Date of Joining : 20.07.2015
Phone : +91 9941131913 (Mobile)
Email ID : thirumurugan@crescent.education

Educational Background

Programme Discipline Year of Passing University
Ph.D. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 2013 National Institute of Technology, Trichy
M.E Computer Integrated Manufacturing 2004 Anna University, Chennai
B.E Mechanical Engineering 2000 Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi,
Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

Work Experience

Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Associate Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology 01.07.2016 to till date  
Assistant Professor (Sr. Grade) B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology 20.07.2015 to 30.01.2016 1
Post doctoral fellow Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria, Chile 01.12.2012 to 19.07.2015 2.6
R&D Manager MEPCO Company, Madurai 01.08.2012 to 30.11.2012 0.4
Lecturer SRM Institute of Science and Technology 01.07.2004  to 30.06.2008 4

Lecture courses

  • Basic Manufacturing Process
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Metal Cutting and machine Tools
  • Geometric Modelling
  • Applied Materials Engineering
  • Nanotechnology
  • Metrology and Mechanical Measurements
  • Modern manufacturing Systems
  • CAD/CAM

Research

Areas Of Research Interest

  • Metal forming processes
  • Powder Metallurgy
  • Bulk metallic glasses
  • Biomaterials
  • Friction welding
  • Hydrogen storage materials

Research Publications

  • E. Shankar, M.R. Stalin John, M. Thirumurugan, B. Mohan, “Surface Characteristics of Al- (SiC)p Metal Matrix Composites by Roller Burnishing Process”, Int. J. Machining and Machinability of Materials, Vol. 3, Nos. 3/4, (2008) 283 (Inderscience Publications, Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.41).
  • M. Thirumurugan, S. Anka rao, S. Kumaran, T. Srinivasa Rao, “Improved Ductility in ZM21 Magnesium–Aluminium Macro Composite Produced by Co-extrusion”, Journal of Materials Processing Technology 211 (2011) 1637– 1642. (Elsevier Publications Indexed in Scopus SJR: 1.7).
  • M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, Satyam Suwas, T. Srinivasa Rao, ” Effect of Rolling Temperature and Reduction in Thickness on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of ZM21 Magnesium Alloy and its Subsequent Annealing Treatment”, Material Science Engineering A 528 (2011) 8460– 8468 (Elsevier Publications Indexed in Scopus SJR: 1.69).
  • M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, T. Srinivasa Rao, “Micro structural Refinement and Mechanical Properties of Direct Extruded ZM21 Magnesium Alloys”, Transactions of non ferrous metals society of china, 21 (2011) 2154−2159 (Elsevier PublicationsIndexed in Scopus SJR: 0.91).
  • M. Thirumurugan, R.Madhavan, S.Kumaran, T.Srinivasa Rao, Satyam Suwas, ” Study of the Microstructure, Texture and Tensile Properties in as-extruded AZ91 and ZM21 magnesium alloys”-ICOTOM 16, Material Science Forum, 702-703 (2012) pp 659-662, (Trans Tech Publications Ltd Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.18).
  • M. Thirumurugan,T. AnkaRao, S. Kumaran, T. Srinivasa Rao,” Structure-Property Correlation of Rolled ZM21/Al Magnesium Macrocomposite”, ICAMPS 2012, Material Science Forum, 710 (2012) pp 516-520, (TransTech Publications Ltd Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.18).
  • R. Selvaraj, M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, T. Srinivasa Rao, “Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructure Magnesium Base Alloy by Mechanical Alloying for Hydrogen Storage Application”, ICAMPS 2012, Material Science Forum, 710 (2012) pp 332- 337, (Trans Tech Publications Ltd Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.18).
  • M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, “Extrusion and precipitation hardening behavior of AZ91 magnesium alloys”, Trans. Nonferrous Met. Soc. China 23 (2013) 1595-1601 (Elsevier Publications Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.91)
  • D. Guzman, P. Munoz, C. Aguilar, I. Iturriza, L. Lozada, P. A. Rojas, M. Thirumurugan, C. Martınez, Synthesis of Ag-ZnO Powders by means of a Mechanochemical Process, Applied Physics A, 117 (2) (2014) pp 871-875 (Springer Publications Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.48).
  • C. Aguilar, D. Guzmán, F. Castro, V. Martínez, F. de Las Cuevas, S. Lascano, T. Muthiah, Fabrication of nanocrystalline alloys Cu-Cr-Mo Supersaturated solid solution by Mechanical alloying, Materials Chemistry and Physics 146/3 (2014) 493-512 (Elsevier Publications Indexed in Scopus SJR: 0.62).
  • M. Thirumurugan, C. Aguilar, D. Guzmán, Kumaran S, Synthesis and characterization of mechanical alloyed Mg-Ni-Ca and Mg-Cu-Ca biomedical alloys, Procedia Material Science  (2015) 428-434 (Elsevier Publications).
  • C. Aguilar, C. Guerra, S. Lascano, D. Guzman,P.A. Rojas, M. Thirumurugan, L. Bejar, A. Medina, Synthesis and characterization of Ti–Ta–Nb–Mn foams, Materials Science and Engineering C, 58 (2016) 420-431 (Elsevier Publications Indexed in Scopus SJR: 1.11).
  • Prabu K, Jeyakumar P D, M Thirumurugan, Experimental Field Performance Analysis of Small Weed Remover in Sugarcane Grassland, SAE Technical Paper 2018-28-0063, 2018, doi:10.4271/2018-28-0063.
  • Prabu K,G Rajamurugan, M Thirumurugan, Dynamic Mechanical Characteristics of Jute fiber and 304 Wire mesh Reinforced Epoxy Composite, Journal of Industrial Textiles, 2019, DOI: 10.1177/1528083719883057.

Conference

  • M. Thirumurugan, G.Rajaram, S.Kumaran, T.Srinivasa Rao “Effect of Rolling Parameters on Structure and Properties of ZM21Alloy” National Metallurgist Day-Annual Technical Meeting (NMD-ATM 2009), Indian Institute of Metals 14th Nov to 17th Nov 2009- CL-30 (W- 103).
  • G.Rajaram, M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, T. Srinivasa Rao, “Preparation of Al- Si/Graphite Particulate Reinforced Composites through Stir Casting Method and their Structure-Property Correlation(Poster Presentation)”, MRSI AGM-09’MRSI Kolkata chapter,Feb 10-12 ,2009. The poster was selected for the best research paper award.
  • M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, Satyam Suwas, T. Srinivasa rao, “Effect of Extrusion Profile (Symmetric and Asymmetric) on Microstructure and Mechanical properties in ZM21 Magnesium Alloy”, International Symposium for Research Scholars (ISRS-2010), Indian Institute of Technology, Madras on December 20-22, 2010.
  • M. Thirumurugan, G.Rajaram, S.Kumaran, “Non Isothermal Behaviour of Coextruded ZM21/ Al Magnesium Composites (Poster Presentation)”, MRSI AGM-11’MRSI Bhopal chapter, Feb 14-16, 2011.
  • G.Rajaram, M. Thirumurugan, S.Kumaran, T.Srinivasa Rao “Mechanical and Tribological Behaviour of Al-Si Alloy/Graphite Composite” National Metallurgist Day-Annual Technical Meeting (NMD-ATM 2010),Indian Institute of Metals & Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, 14th Nov to 16th Nov 2010.
  • M. Thirumurugan, S. Kumaran, C. Aguilar, D. Guzman, “Electrochemical Estimation of the Corrosion Rate of ZM21 Magnesium Alloy and ZM21/Al Macro-composites”, International Conference on Engineering Materials and Processes, ICEMAP, Tamilnadu, India, 2013.
  • C. Aguilar, K. Tello, T. Muthiah, D. Guzmán, “Review of new copper-based materials for advance applications”, Copper International Conference, Santiago, Chile, 2013.
  • C. Aguilar, K. Tello, T. Muthiah, D. Guzmán, “Obtention of Cu-Mo alloys means of mechanical alloying”, Copper International Conference, Santiago, Chile, 2013.
  • Thirumurugan Muthiah, Claudio Aguilar, Paula Rojas, Danny Guzman, Ramalinga Viswanathan Mangalaraja, Kumaran Sinnaeruvadi, “Mechanical Alloying of Mg- rich and Ca- rich Biomedical Alloys and their Characterization”, ABM-TMS Second Pan American Materials Conference –2014, July 21-25, 2014, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • Claudio Aguilar, Christopher Salvo, Carolina Guerra, Mariette Arancibia, Thirumurugan Muthiah, Danny Guzman, Paula Rojas, Carola Martinez, “Synthesis of Copper Foam Reinforced with Alumina Particles”, ABM-TMS Second Pan American Materials Conference 2014, July 21-25, 2014, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • Claudio Aguilar, Carolina Guerra, Mariette Arancibia, Christopher Salvo, Sheila Lascano, Thirumurugan Muthiah, Danny Guzman, Paula Rojas, Carola Martinez, “Synthesis and Characterization of Biomedical Ti-Ta-Nb-Mn Foam”, ABM-TMS Second Pan American Materials Conference – 2014, July 21-25, 2014, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • M. Thirumurugan, C. Aguilar, D.Guzman, S. Kumaran, Thermal Stabilities and StructuralCharacteristics of Mechanically Alloyed Mg66Zn30Ca4 and Ca65Mg15Zn20 Amorphous Alloys, AMMA-2015, April 9-11, NITT, India.
  • M. Thirumurugan, G.Rajaram, Amal Rebin, R. Velpari, S.Kumaran, C.Aguilar, “Dry Sliding Wear Behavior of Cast and Extruded RZ5 Magnesium Alloys”, AMMA-2015, April 9-11, NITT, India.
  • M. Thirumurugan, Sebastian Zambrano, Vinoadh Kumar, C.Aguilar, S.Kumaran, “Synthesis and Characterization of Copper/Graphite Composites”, AMMA-2015, April 9-11, NITT, India.
  • M. Thirumurugan, C.Aguilar, D.Guzman, “Effect of Ball size on the Characterization of Mg- Zn-Ca alloy Prepared by Mechanical Alloying”, NCPCAEM 2016, May6-7, SSN college of Engineering, Chennai.
  • R.Sudharson, K. Saravanan, P. Venkatachalam, M. Thirumurugan, “Effect of mechanical properties on aluminum 7075/6061 bi-metallic alloy consolidated through ECAP” ICAMME 2018, May 5-6, SVCE, Chennai.
  • K Saravanan, R sudharson, P Bhagat Singh, M. Thirumurugan,N Sirajudeen, “Improved Properties Of Aluminium–Copper Macrocomposite Produced By Co-Extrusion”, ICAMME 2018, May 5-6, SVCE, Chennai.

Funded Projects

  • The research grant of Rs. 50,000/- from Institution of Engineers, India (IEINDIA) (2010) for the project titled “Microstructure and Texture Dependence of Mechanical Properties in ZM21 and AZ91 Magnesium Alloys”.
  • The post doctoral research grant of US $ 22000/year (2012) (Duration: 3 years) for the project titled “Development of Magnesium based Bulk Metallic Glasses through Mechanical Alloying for Biomedical Application” from FONDECYT, Chile.
  • 10000/- from Tamilnadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) for Undergraduate student project titled “Supplementary Seat with lifting mechanism in railway” (2018) under student project scheme.

Extension

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Class incharge M.Tech students batch (2016-2018)
  • Various administrative positions