KKC COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY

K.K.C Kalvi Valagam,Jayankondam-621 802 Ariyalur (D.t) ,Tamilnadu, Southindia Ph : 04331-250358

 

Dr. R KANDASAMY

Dynamic instructor and thought leader focused on providing students with a rigorous and challenging education, along with the confidence, tools and skills required to build and advance toward a framework of success. Shape/advance students through innovative course work and stimulating projects formulated on personal decisiveness, business best practices, emerging business trends and use of technology.
• Influential in development of future academic curriculum; well-regarded senior management and faculty leader.
• Instruct students taking part in Research and Industry.
• Cultivated teaching partnerships and alliances with key industry contacts across the Tamilnadu region.

 

I. EDUCATION

D.C.E. (Muthiah Polytechnic College, Annamalainagar Chidambaram)
A.M.I.E (Institution of Engineering- India)
M.E. Structural Engineering (Sathyabama University, Chennai)
Ph.D. (Anna University, Chennai)
M.B.A. (Vinayaga Mission University, Salem)

 

II. AREA OF RESEARCH
Experimental study on self-compacting concrete using manufactured sand and domestic waste plastics.

 

III. BOOKS PUBLISHED
Engineering mechanic – Alaya Publications Theory of structure – Pratheeba Publishers

 

IV. SPECIALIZATION
Structural Engineering Self-Compacting Concrete

 

V. PROFESSIONAL HISTORY
A PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 29 years of Teaching Experience.

Provide challenging course work, innovative projects and stimulating exercises while utilizing active learning techniques. Promote utilization of the latest technology and cultivate greater general education skills along with quantitative and critical thinking. Participate in several committees and work collaboratively on department assessments.


ADMINISTRATIVE ACTIVITIES DURING THE PERIOD

• Residential tutor in Hostel from Oct 1983 to Jan 1987.
• Construction of Silver Jubilee Auditorium in 1986
• Associate NCC Officer from May 1988 to Jan 2015
• Hostel Deputy Warden Jul 1991 to Jun 1992
• Manager for Continuing Education Programme from 1996 to April 2016
• Head of the department in-charge from Nov 2004
• Principal from May 2016

 

B QUALITY IMPROVEMENT / STAFF DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME / SHORT TERM
COURSE ATTENDED

• “IBM PC Utilities and their Applications”, at Technical Teachers Training Institute, Madras, 18th to 29th September 1989.
• “Computer Programming in Basic”, at Technical Teachers Training Institute, Madras, 10th to 21st September 1990.
• “CAD Applications”, at Centre for advanced technological Studies, 17th to 21st March1993.
• “Introduction of Non-Conventional Energy Sources and Devices”, atMurugappa Polytechnic, Madras on 17th - 28th May 1993.
• “Advanced CAD Applications”, at Centre for advanced technological Studies, Tiruchirapalli on 28th - 31st July 1993.
• “Computer Service, Maintenance & Trouble Shooting”, at Bhaktavatsalam Polytechnic, Kanchipuram, 27th December 1993 to 04th January 1994.
• “Virtual Engineer – Advanced CAD/CAM Applications”, at CN Polytechnic, Madras on 26th - 28th August 1994.
• “Satellite Receiving, Recording and Viewing Systems”, at Bhaktavatsalam polytechnic, Kanchipuram on 28th - 30th September 1994.
• “Continuing Education Managers State Level Workshop-I”, at Government Polytechnic, Nagercoil on 19th - 22nd July 2000.
• “Strategic Planning Workshop-I”, at Tamilnadu Polytechnic College, Madurai on 05th - 06th June 2003.
• “Continuing Education Managers Workshop”, at Govt. Polytechnic College, Coimbatore on 21st - 25th July 2003.
• “Problem Based Learning and Peer Instruction”, at SIGA Polytechnic College, Chennai on 15th - 16th December 2011.
• “Industrial Design and Delivery System”, at National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chennai on 30th July - 12th August 2012.
• “Web-Based Teaching and Learning System”, at National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chennai on 17th - 22nd December 2012.
• “Gender Issues in Technical Education”, at National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chennai on 21st - 25th January 2013.

 

C SEMINAR ATTENDED

“Health Monitoring of Concrete Structures”, at IIT on 13th September 2013

 

D WORKSHOP AND SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZED

• Symposium in the year 2006, 2007, 2008, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
• Organized Nondestructive testing on concrete workshop in the year 2014.

 

VI. MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL BODIES

• Member in Institution of Engineers (India).
• Life member in Indian Concrete Institute
• Life member in American Concrete Institute (Indian Chapter)
• Life member in Indian Society for Technical Education
• Life member in Indian Valuer.
• Chartered Engineer.

 

VI. PAPERS PUBLISHED

• Kandasamy, R &Murugesan, R 2011, “Fiber reinforced concrete using domestic waste plastics as fibres”, ARPN Journal of Engineering and applied sciences, Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp. 75-82.
• Kandasamy, R &Murugesan, R 2012, “Fiber reinforced self-compacting concrete using domestic waste plastics as fibers”, Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Vol. 7, Issue 6, pp. 405-410.
• Kandasamy, R, Murugesan, R &Umarani, C 2013, “Chloride diffusion characteristics of fiber reinforced concrete using manufactured sand as fine aggregate and domestic waste plastics as fibers”, Wulfenia, Vol. 20, No. 7, pp 282-290.
Kandasamy, R &Murugesan, R 2014, “Study of fibre reinforced concrete using manufactured sand as fine aggregate and domestic waste plastics as fibres”, Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 40, No. 6, February – Ma