Dr . M. PRADHAPRAJ
Head of the Department
Dr. PRADHAPRAJ M, working as Professor and Head of the Aeronautical Engineering Department in Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu. He have been working in this institution for about 10 years. He comprise complete 15 years of teaching experience including 4 years of Research Experience as well as a year of industrial familiarity in addition.He completed his Bachelor’s degree in the field of Mechanical Engineering, Master’s Degree in Energy Engineering and Ph.D. in the field of Mechanical Engineering.
He have attended about three International Conferences one among which held at Washington DC, USA also appeared for about four National level conferences. He even got hold of an opportunity of visiting NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Lockheed Martin Space Experience Center on the occasion of International national level conference at USA. He also involved himself in three paper publish activities in the International refered journals and received twenty Lakh rupees for the Four research projects out of which, two is obtained from the Government of India, AICTE and two from the Institution of Engineers (INDIA) and another from the Government of India, ISRO to organize the National level workshops.
In the national level professional bodies,He also serving as an active member in Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Solar Energy Society of India (SESI), The Aeronautical Society of India (AeSI), The Institution of Engineers (India).
He have received the prestigious “BHARAT JYOTI AWARD” instituted by the India International Friendship Society (IIFS) at a seminar on Economic Growth and National Integration in New Delhi on October 1, 2016. The award is given for meritorious services, outstanding performance and remarkable role in the field of higher education.
For the benefit of the students, He have arranged Industrial Visit, Implant training, Industrial Training and Industrial projects and Internships from Defense Organizations such as DRDO, ISRO, NAVY, IAF, NAL, AFTC, TAAL and private industries and also invited eminent personalities from above organizations and foreign delegates for the guest lectures
He have received the Certificate of Appreciation for role as SPOC for the NPTEL Local Chapter for HICET from IIT-Madras.
- Renewable Energy
- Gas Turbine Propulsion