Professor & Head,
Department of Physics
Dr. S.Vadivel received his Ph.D in the area of thin film from Anna University in the year 2016. He joined the Department of Physics from the year 2005. He has written a few books namely, Engineering Physics-I & II and Physics Laboratory-I & II published by Jai Tech Publications. He has published 25 papers in reputed International Journals. He has published Journals in diverse fields of research like Dye-sensitized Solar cell, Gas Sensor, Humidity sensor, Super capacitor, Photocatalytic and Nano materials. His current research is in the synthesis and characterization of oxide nanoparticles & Metal oxide materials and also published two patents. At present three candidates are pursuing his Ph.D under his guidance.
He has done SUMMER RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME (SRFP) – 2012 for two months during the Month of July-August 2012, under the guidance of Dr Ranjan Datta, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), organized by Indian Academy of Science (IASc), Bangalore.
He has received SEEE Awards 2018 in the title of SIR CV RAMAN AWARD FOR BEST PHYSICS TEACHER IN ENGINEERING COLLEGE awarded by Society for Engineering Education Enrichment (SEEE) Association.
He is one of the reviewer for more than 20 international journals like Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Journal of Material Chemistry-C, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Journal of Material Science: Material in Electronics, Vacuum, IEEE Sensor Journal, Bio-Nanoscience, Optical Fiber Technology,, Journal of the Iranian Chemical Society, Optic and Laser Technology, Journal of Cluster Science, Result in Physics, Materials & Design, Optik,. He has organised and conducted many FDP, workshops, seminars and conferences. He presented one paper in International Conference conducted by department of Physics, University Putra Malaysia in the year 2015. He has evaluated nearly 8 Ph.D. dissertations and conducted Ph.D. viva-voce examinations in various universities.