Principal

Dr.T.CHITHAMBARATHANU

NameDr.T.CHITHAMBARATHANU
Date of Birth28-02-1963
Date of Appointment23.03.1988
Teaching ExperienceUG – 33 Years PG – 31 Years
Mailing Address246, Vallalar Nagar, East Ramanputhur Nagercoil-629 002 Ph: 04652 233154, Cell: 9443399823 Email: tchithambarathanu@gmail.com
Academic QualificationsM.Sc(Applied Physics), M.Phil(SolidState Physics), PhD. Molecular Spectroscopy, D.C.P.I (Chemical Process Instrumentation and Control)
Research Guidance
DegreeStatusNo. of Scholars
Ph.D.,Awarded
In progress
19
3
M.Phil.,Awarded
In progress
22
2
Research Papers Published
Type of JournalsNo. of Articles
International Journal30
International Conference/Seminar16
National Journal18
National Conference/Seminar72
TOTAL136
Seminars Conducted
Funding AgencyNo. of Seminars
UGC2
BARC1
NPCIL1
IRE1
CSIR /DST/TNSCTC3
S.T.H.C1
TOTAL9
Workshops/ Exhibitions
Funding AgencyNos
Workshop Organized (DST /TNSCTC)3
Exhibition (District Level)1
Academic Conferences / Seminars Participation
TypeNos
Seminars (National and International)22
Conferences6
Workshops4
TOTAL32
Additional Responsibilities
Syndicate Member
Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, from 10/06/2019 onwards
Senate MemberManonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, from March2010- March 2013
Co-ordinatorUniversity Co-ordinating Center Tamil Nadu Open University(TNOU), Kanyakumari district from April 2004 to April 2015
Co-ordinatorInternal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) from 2008-2011 Took charge as co-ordinator of IQAC from 2008, has the credit of being instrumental in preparing Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) from the year 2004-05 to 2008-09 and also Re-Accreditation Report (RAR). Coordinated the departments of the college to achieve “A” grade in NAAC.
Expert MemberNAAC – Noorul Islam College of Arts Science, Thuckalai Dr.MGR – Janaki Ammal college of Arts & Science, Chennai Sri K.G.S Arts & Science College, Srivaikundam
UGC Minor Research ProjectA Study of Ozone Variations in Nagercoil, Southern Tamil Nadu- Principal Investigator-No. F. MRP-3348/10 (MRP/ UGC- SERO)- Rs.1,60,000/-
Book Authored -21. Engineering Physics – II 
2. Engineering Physics -I


Former Principals

SERIAL NONAMEPERIOD
1Prof. S. Sathiavageeswara Iyer1952 – 1955
2Dr. B. Natarajan1955 – 1957
3Prof. V. Ponnuswamy Pillai1957 – 1958
4Dr. S. Ilakkuvanar1958- 59 & 1970
5Tmt. Chellammal Perumal Pillai1959
6Prof. N. Anantha Vaithianathan1959 – 1962
7Prof. V. M. Sreedhara Menon1962 – 1969
8Prof. A. J. Cherian1969 – 1970
9Prof. L. C. Thanu1971 – 1988
10Dr. D. Velappan1988 – 1989
11Dr. C. Petchinathan1989 – 1994
12Prof. C. Thanumoorthy1994 – 1996
13Dr. C. Sankaran Pillai1996 – 1997
14Prof. M. L. Narayanan1997 – 1998
15Dr. V. Krishnan1998 – 2001
16Dr. B. Nagalingam Pillai2002 – 2005
17Dr. P. Venugopalan2005 – 2008
18Dr.A.Meenakshisundararajan2008 – 2013
19Dr.S.Perumal2013 – 2016