Shanmughasundaram Palanisamy was born in Kalangal, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India. He received his A.M.I.E (India) degree in mechanical engineering and A.M.I.E (India) degree in production engineering from Institution of Engineers (India). He received M.E. degree (refrigeration and air conditioning) from Coimbatore Institute of Technology, India. He obtained PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Anna University , Chennai .He has an experience of about 15 years in teaching various subjects of mechanical and automobile engineering. To his credit, he has ten international peer-reviewed journals, 5 international conferences, and more than 15 national conference publications. His areas of interest are metal matrix composites and tribology and optimization techniques. He has organized 3 national conferences, 1 international, and 5 national level workshops. He is a Member of Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Institution of Engineers (India) (MIE), Tribology Society of India (TSI), and Institute of Smart Structures and Systems (ISSS).
Biography Updated on 8 December 2013