Aeronautical  Engineering

Department Activities

Symposium / Seminar / Workshop / FDP / Conference Conducted

2017-18

  • Guest Lecture on Recent Trends in Aeronautical Engineering was conducted by AERO department on 27th August 2017 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Wg. Cdr. P.S. Murthy Indian Air Force.
2016 - 17
  • Guest Lecture on Aero Components of TEJAS (LCA) was conducted by AERO department on 28th March 17 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Mr.R.V.Raghupathy, Scientist E, CVRDE Avadi, Chennai-54.

  • Guest Lecture on Role of IAF was conducted by AERO department on 30th September 16 for 2nd , 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Air Marshal S .Varthaman., PVSM., AVSM., VM .,VSM (Retd),Indian Air Force.

  • Department of AERONAUTICAL conducted a National Level Technical Symposium ‘Adlerz’16’ on 30th September 16 and around 50 students participated from various college. The Chief Guest was Air Marshal S .Varthaman., PVSM., AVSM., VM .,VSM (Retd),Indian Air Force.

2015 - 16
  • One day WORKSHOP on Unmanned Aerial Vehicle(UAV) was conducted on 11th March 2016. Mr.Karan BAROLA AERO SPORTS Chennai delivered the Lecture.
  • Guest Lecture on Aircraft Structural Analysis-An Industrial Approach was conducted by AERO department on 09th March 16 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Mr.A.Shankar Anand, Senior Design Engineer, B/E Aerospace Pvt. Ltd, Hyderabad

  • Guest Lecture on General aspects in Aeronautical field was conducted by AERO department on 11th August 15 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Mr. Suresh, Managing Director, Barola Aero Sport, Chennai.
  • Guest Lecture on Advanced Propulsion systems was conducted by AERO department on 24th July 15 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Dr. S. Thangaiarasu, Assistant Professor, Department of Aeronautical Engineering, MIT Campus, Anna University

  • Seminar on Importance and Application of Computational Fluid Dynamics was conducted by AERO department on 28th Sep 15 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Dr. S. Iniyan, Professor , Former Director, Institute for Energy Studies, Anna University, Chennai
  • Department of AERONAUTICAL conducted a National Level Technical Symposium ‘Adlerz’15 on 28th September 15 and around 50 students participated from various college.The Chief Guest was Dr.S.Iniyan, Professor, Former Director, Institute for Energy Studies, Anna University, Chennai.

2014 -15
  • Guest Lecture on Design of Solid Propellant Rocket Hardware was conducted by AERO department on 26th March 15 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Mr. S. Murugesan Former Senior Scientist. VSSC- ISRO, Trivandrum.

  • Guest Lecture on Introduction to CFD and Turbulence Modeling was conducted by AERO department on 13th September 14 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Mr.B.T.Kannan M.E,MBA.(Ph.d) Department of Aerospace Engineering, IT Madras.

  • Seminar on Improvement and Implementation of Aerospace Testing Technology in India was conducted by AERO department on 24th Sep 14 for 2nd, 3rd & 4th year students. The resource person was Dr. S. Panneer selvam Former Director -DRDL / Professor of Eminence, Dept. of Aerospace Engg, MIT Campus, Anna University, Chennai.
  • Department of AERONAUTICAL conducted a National Level Technical Symposium ‘Adlerz’14 on 22nd September 14 and around 50 students participated from various college.The Chief Guest was Dr.S.Panneer selvam Former Director -DRDL / Professor of Eminence, Dept. of Aerospace Engg, MIT Campus, Anna University, Chennai.

Faculty Development – FDPs / Workshops Attended

2017 - 18
  • T.Rathakrishnan Asst. professor has attended Two days workshop on Research methodology and technique conducted by Department of Computer science at St.Peter’s University, Avadi, Chennai-54 on 18.11.16 & 19.11.16
  • V.Umakarthika Asst. professor has attended Two days workshop on Research methodology and technique conducted by Department of Computer science at St.Peter’s University, Avadi, Chennai-54 on 18.11.16 & 19.11.16.
  • M.Chinnapandian HOD of Aeronautical Department has participated in workshop on opportunities in solar organized by Ensol Academy at Adyar, Chennai on 18.09.2016.
2016 - 17
  • M.Chinnapandian HOD of Aeronautical Department has attended Faculty Development Programme on Research Training and Grant Writing conducted by Department of Management studies at St.Peter’s College of Engineering and Technology Avadi, Chennai-54 on 02.04.2016.
  • T.Rathakrishnan Asst. professor has attended Faculty Development Programme on Research Training and Grant Writing conducted by Department of Management studies at St.Peter’s College of Engineering and Technology Avadi, Chennai-54 on 02.04.2016.
  • V.Vinoth, Asst. professor participated the short term course on “New Materials their characterization and Applications” organized by MIT (Anna University) and UGC on 14.10.15.
2015 - 16
  • M.Chinnapandian HOD of Aeronautical Department has attended one day top tech programme on Virtual supra SAEIndia student formula conducted by Department of Mechanical Engineering at Vel tech technical university on 10.01.15.

Faculty Achievements

2017 - 18
  • M.Chinnapandian attended competition on “2nd Aero Design Challenge competition 2017” Organized by  SAE-INDIA at CEG Campus, Anna University, Chennai on 08.06.17 to 10.06.2017.
  • M.Chinnapandian & Mr.V.Vinoth attended seminar on “Maintenance, repair and Overhauling in Aircraft” by Dr.A.Shanmugam, Deputy director-General of Civil Aviation, Chennai, Organized by Aeronautical Society of India(AeSI), Chennai on 04.08.17 at Hotel Quality Inn Airport, Chennai.
2016 - 17
    • M.Chinnapandian, HOD of Aeronautical has delivered Chief Guest address to the students of Rajkumar Sulochana Matriculation School at Madippakkam Chennai during School annual day function on 03.09.2016

  • M.Chinnapandian, HOD of Aeronautical has delivered Chief Guest address to the members of National Service Scheme (NSS) Unit during the inauguration function of NSS Unit at St.Peter’s University Avadi, Chennai-600 054 on 21.10.2016.
  • M.Chinnapandian, Professor and Head of Aeronautical, Mr.T.Rathakrishnan, Asst.Professor Mr.V.Vinoth, Asst.Professor and Mr.M.Ponvelchamy, Asst.Professor have attended Special Lecture on “Aviation and Aerospace the India opportunities “by Shri. N.Shekar, President, Aerospace Industry Development Association of Tamilnadu organized by Aeronautical Society of India (AeSI) during General Body meeting at Hotel Radisson Blu GRT Chennai on 12.08.2016.
  • M.Ponvelchamy Asst. professor has attended Guest lecture on Design and applications of HCR gears organized by SAE/AIEMA, Ambattur on 11.02.17
  • M.Ponvelchamy Asst. professor has attended Guest lecture on Automotive Cockpit Electronics organized by SAE INDIA Southern section on 22.04.17
2015 - 16
  • M.Chinnapandian, HOD of Aeronautical has delivered Guest Lecture on Engineering Thermodynamics in Faculty development Programme(FDP) organized by Department of Automobile Engineering on 10.06.2016. Sponsored by Anna University at Madras Institute of Technology Campus (MIT) Chrompet Campus,Anna University Chennai.

National conference

  • M.Ponvelchamy Asst. professor has presented the paper entitled Super fluid- assisted with take-off and landing in the National conference “NCRTE 2016” organized by PB college of engineering, Chennai on 12.03.16
2014 -15
  • M. Chinnapandian, HOD of Aeronautical Engineering Department is Executive Council Member in Aeronautical Society of India (AeSI), Chennai Branch.
  • M. Chinnapandian, HOD/Aero is Chairman and member of Board studies various University.
  • M. Chinnapandian, HOD/Aero is recognized supervisor in Mechanical Engineering Department at Anna University, Chennai-600 025.

International conference

  • S.Mano, Asst. professor has presented the paper entitled Analysis of ground effect on a symmetrical airfoil in DRDO sponsored 2nd IEEE international conference “ICIIECS’15” organized by Department of ECE , Karpagam college of Engineering, coimbatore on 19th & 20th March 2015

Fcaulity Publications

2016 -17
  • M.Chinnapandian along with G.Boopathy published a research paper title “Fabrication and Fatigue Analysis of Laminated Composite Plates” in the International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology, Volume 8,Issue 7,July 2017,pp.388-396
  • M.Chinnapandian along with Babu Sasi kumar published a research paper title “Review On Comparison of Different Solar Techniques and Thermal Storage System” in the Journal. of Industrial Pollution Control 33(2) (2017) pp 1098-1105.
  • M.Ponvelchamy Asst. professor published a research paper title “Design And Analysis Of Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (Vawt)” in International Journal of advanced research trends in engineering and technology, IJARTET Vol. 4, Special Issue 16, April 2017
  • V.Vinoth Asst. professor published a research paper title “Failure Mode Analysis Of Aluminium Metal Matrix Composite” in International Journal of advanced research trends in engineering and technology, IJARTET Vol. 4, Special Issue 16, April 2017
2014 -15
  • Dr.M.Chinnapandian along with Pandiayarajan. V, and Velraj. R ‘Experimental investigation of cascaded latent heat storage for diesel engine waste heat recovery’, International Journal of Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental effects,Vol.37,Issue 12, January (2015)
  • Senthil,P.V., M.Chinnapandian and Aakash Sriusshti ‘Optimization of process parameters in Cold Chamber Die Casting process Using Taguchi Method’ International Journal of Innovative Science, Engineering and Technology,Vol. I Issue 6, August (2014)
  • Chinnapandian. M, Pandiayarajan. V, and Velraj. R ‘Experimental investigation of cascaded latent heat storage for diesel engine waste heat recovery’, International Journal of Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental effects,Vol.37,Issue 12, January (2015)

Industrial Visits

2017 - 18
  • Students from IV year, III year and II year Aero have visited CVRDE, Avadi on 29.07.2017 & 30.07.2017.
2016 - 17
  • Students from IV year, III year and II year Aero have visited various  research aerospace laboratories at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai on 09/09/2016
2015 - 2016
  • 39students from III year and 13 students from II year have visited INS Rajali, Arakkonam on 18/09/2015
  • 42 students from IV year and 39students from III year, have visited Air force Station, Tambaram on 23/10/2015
2014 -15
  • 46 students from IV year and 42 students from III year have visited Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai on 05/09/2014
  • 46 students from IV year and 42 students from III year have visited Air force Station, Tambaram on 21/04/2015

Students Achievements

2017 - 18
  • 5 of our final year Aeronautical Engineering students have attended One day workshop on Non-Destructive Testing Organized by TBI-St.Peter’s University, Avadi. on 20.09.2017 . They have gained hands on experience on various NDT Methods and useful.
  • Two team, each team consist of Seven student members from IV,III and II year Aeronautical have registered for participating in Aero Design Challenge 2018  Competition , an All India Level Competition  is to be  held in the month of March 2018 will organize by SAE India and Dept of Aerospace Engg. M.I.T Campus ,Anna University
  • Some of our final year students have attended workshop on Career in Indian Armed Forces organized by placement cell on 14.09.2017.
  • Some of our final and third year students have attended Orientation programme organized  by placement cell on 04.10.2017
  • Ajith.S.P  from IV Yr, Bala Vignesh.T, Linson.P.Johnson, Parvez Basha.S, Ranjith Kumar.E & Samraj.S from III Yr and Navjeeth Christopher Daniel from II Yr Aeronautical Engineering secured Secured 22nd rank among 98 Team Members participated all over India  on 2nd Aero Design Challenge competition 2017 conducted by SAE-INDIA at CEG Campus, Anna University on 08.06.17 to 10.06.17.
  • Ranjith Kumar.R, Samraj.S from IV year Aeronautical engineering has won First prize in “Balsa war”, at the National Level Technical Symposium Chakravyuha-2k17 held on August 19, 2017 organized by Gojan School of Business and Technology.
  • Ranjith Kumar.E, R.Aravind from IV year Aeronautical engineering has won Second prize in “Parachute modelling”, at the National Level Technical Symposium Chakravyuha-2k17 held on August 19,2017 organized by Gojan School of Business and Technology.
  • Ranjith Kumar.R, Ranjith Kumar.E, R.Aravind from IV year Aeronautical engineering has won First prize in “Aircraft Investigation”, at the National Level Technical Symposium Chakravyuha-2k17 held on August 19, 2017 organized by Gojan School of Business and Technology.
  • T.Balavignesh, from IV year Aeronautical engineering has won Second prize in “Aero Quiz”, at the National Level Technical Symposium Chakravyuha-2k17 held on August 19,2017 organized by Gojan School of Business and Technology.
  • R.Aravind, P.Midhun, Monil.J.Singh, S.Saranya & S.Sathya from IV yr aeronautical engineering has attended one day workshop on Non-destructive held on 20.09.2017 organized by TBI-St.Peter’s University, Avadi
  • Ranjithkumar.E from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated in Innovative Mind, circuit aid event of National level technical symposium –CELERITAS 2K17 organized by ECE Department on 7th October 2017 in SKR Engineering college.
  • Ranjithkumar.E from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated and won third prize in LINKZZ event of National level technical symposium –INVICTA 2K17 organized by EEE Department on 7th October 2017 in SKR Engineering college.
  • Ranjithkumar.E from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated in Fix IT event of National level technical symposium –CKRIP’TOS’17 organized by CSE Department on 7th October 2017 in SKR Engineering college.
2016-17
  • S.Gopinath from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated and won third prize in Paper presentation of National level technical symposium –BRAINFEAST’17 organized by EEE Department on 11th March 17 in Mohamed Sathak A J college of Engineering.
  • S.Gopinath from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated and won Second prize  in Paper presentation of National level technical symposium –BRAINFEAST’17 organized by Mechanical Department on 11th March 17 in Mohamed Sathak A J college of Engineering.
  • S.Gopinath & S.Rajkumar from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated and won Second prize in Paper presentation of National level technical symposium –VRATILO’17 organized by Mechanica Department on 8th March 17 in Agni college of Technology.
  • Christopher Daniel & R.Kishorekumar from II Yr Aeronautical student participated and won First prize in Boomerang Event of LIGHT’17 organized by Association OF Aeronautical engineers MIT Campus ,Anna university  on 2nd  March 17.
  • K.Revathy, Christopher Daniel & Sathyaseelan from II Yr Aeronautical students participated and won First prize in Paper glider Event of LIGHT’17 organized by Association OF Aeronautical engineers MIT Campus ,Anna university  on 2nd  March 17.
  • S.Gopinath from IV Yr Aeronautical student participated and won Second prize in Paper presentation of National level technical symposium –MAGNUMOPUS2K17 organized by E&I Department on 17th February 17 in Anand Institute of Higher Technology.
  • Linson P Jhonson, Ranjith kumar. E of III year Aeronautical Engineering secured second position in “ Ansys Software Analysis  Competition” in STUDENT CONVENTION 2016-17 DIVISIONAL LEVEL conducted by SAE INDIA Southern Section  held at Chennai Institute of Technology ,Chennai on 28.01.2017.
  • Ajith.S.P from final year Aeronautical Engineering and Linson.P.Johnson, Parvez Basha.S , Ranjith Kumar.E , Samraj.S Bala Vignesh.T,,from III Year Aeronautical Engineering and Navjeeth Christopher Daniel from II Year Aeronautical Engineering have registered to participate in “Aero Design Challenge 2017”,  an National level competition to be held in the month of march 2017 organized by SAE INDIA.
  • Linson.P.Johnson, Parvez Basha.S , Ranjith Kumar.E , Samraj.S Bala Vignesh.T,,from III Year Aeronautical Engineering are participating a workshop at CIT campus, Chennai dated 04/02/17 & 05/02/17 in connection with an National level competition to be held in the month of march 2017 organized by SAE INDIA.
  • S.Saranya, Monil J Singh from III year Aeronautical engineering has won First prize with cash award Rs.1000/- in “Aircraft Investigation”, at the National Level Technical Symposium Chakravyuha-2k16 held on August 31,2016 organized by Gojan School of Business and Technology.
  • S.Saranya, Monil J Singh from III year Aeronautical engineering has won Second prize in “Paper Plane”, at the National Level Technical Symposium Chakravyuha-2k16 held on August 31,2016 organized by Gojan School of Business and Technology
2015 -16
  • Aeronautical Engineering students (a team consists of seven members) have registered for a National Level Competition called Aero DesignChallenge 2017 to be held in the month of March 2017 organizing by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)-Aero Wing Division .This is mainly to improve the latest technology and gain more practical knowledge in the field of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV).
  • Our final year Aeronautical Engineering students have attended 12 weeks online NTPELcourses on Aircraft stability and control, aircraft performance conducted by IIT Madras 
  • Our students have trained and learned in various software courses like CATIA, CAD/CAM Design conducted by AU-FRG Institute for CAD/CAM, Anna University Chennai in the month of May-June 2016.
2014 -15
  • M. Harish kumar, Mr. Gowtham, and Miss. Steffi Deva priya , III Year Aeronautical Engg students who have participated and won prizes in various events in the Symposium “Flight 15” conducted by Department Aerospace Engineering, MIT Campus , Anna University Chromepet,Chennai-44.
  • Gowtham III Year Aeronautical Engg. Won first place in Boomerang event.
  • Harish kumar III Year Aeronautical Engg. Won first place in Paper plane event.
  • Miss Steffi Devapriya III Year Aeronautical Engg. Won second place in Boomerang event.
  • Miss Steffi Devapriya and Mr.Harish kumar III Year Aeronautical Engg. Won second place in Connexion Quize event.
  • Ten students from III Year Aeronautical Engineering have attended higher studies program held at our college premises on 31.03.2015.
  • Miss .Hemalatha and Miss. Nagarathinam II year Aero students have participated in ED Cell held at our college premises on 27.03.2015.
  • N. Saraweswran II year Aeronautical Engineering student has won the Bronze Medal for 29 th MEN and Women Senior National Championship 2014-2015 Organized at Nasic, Mahrastra State from Feb 3-6, 2015.

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