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Dr.Velmurugan. P. is Professor and HOD of Mechanical Engineering Deportment and designated as Dean Mechanical Engineering in KITS.
Dr.Velmurugan P is currently working as Professor in Mechanical Engineering department in Kakinada Institute of Technological sciences, Ramachandrapuram. He received his B.Tech (Mechanical) degree from National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India in 2005 and his ME (Engineering Design) from the College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University, Chennai, India in 2008. He received his PhD from National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India in 2013. He has been working for more than 13 years in various Engineering Institutions in India and abroad. He has guided various under-graduate, post-graduate students and 1 Ph.D. research scholars supervised in the field of electrical resistance spot welded dissimilar steel alloys. He has completed his research work in whole body vibration for tractor semi-trailer drivers at the National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. His research interests in Advance welding process, human factors, whole body vibration, vehicle modeling, machine elements, kinematics and dynamics of machinery, finite element analysis, Optimization, Material characterization and Mechanical Behavior of Material, vehicle dynamics, heavy truck ride dynamics and mechanical vibration. He has published more than 75 ‘Internationals’ reputed Journals and conferences. He was a lifetime member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), society of automotive engineer (SAE). He has completed funded project sponsored by theGovernment of Ethiopia.

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