Personal Profile

Dr.Vijayalakshmi D

Academic Title: Professor
Date of Joining: 03/07/2001
Educational Qualification(s): B.Sc ( Apparel & Fashion Technology ) - AVINASHILINGAM DEEMED UNIVERSITY - 1999
M.Sc ( Textiles and Clothing ) - AVINASHILINGAM DEEMED UNIVERSITY - 2001
Ph.D ( Faculty of Scienece and Humanities ) - ANNA UNIVERSITY - 09/29/2014
Supervisor: DR.T.RAMACHANDRAN

Contact Information: hod.afd@psgtech.ac.in
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Skills

In Brief


I have a great passion in teaching; disseminate the knowledge and experience obtained to the young society. This force has driven me into this profession. The goal is to bring the students to the highest position in the field of fashion design, ethically fit for the industry and society. I am cheerful, try to keep my surrounding happy and spread Positive vibes around. I strongly believe in hard work, sincerity, dedication and transparency. I Rely and believe in individualistic approach, thereby create an identity in doing things. I Strongly believe in team work and being harmonious is mantra for success. I strongly believe in The Supreme Power "The Almighty". I have experience in Teaching @ PSG College of Technology SINCE 2001; 17 YEARS. Currently doing a minor research project sanctioned by UGC. I have been invited to deliver lectures on AICTE faculty development programmes, STEP programmes and delivered nearly 7 lectures at various colleges and universities like Bannari Amman of Institute of Technology, Sardar Vallabhai Patel International School of Textiles & Management (SVPISTM); Avinashilingam deemed university, PSG CAS. I had published and presented nearly 20 papers in International, National Journals and Conferences. I had Visited 2 universities — Glasgow Caledonian University and The University of Leeds, UK. (18 days— 15 July 2017 to 1 August 2017) A memorandum was signed between PSG Institutions and Glasgow Caledonian University on 16 November 2017 exploring various opportunities in different department. A customized course for PSG fashion design / Technology students have been initiated for the summer programme 2018 on “the Business of Fashion”

Subject Expertise


Fashion Design
Pattern Making
Garment Construction
Visual Merchandising

Research Area


Adaptive Clothing for Elderly
Denim Clothing
Sustainable Fashion
Multi styling in Clothing





Professional Experience:

Academic

Lecturer, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 03/07/2001 - 30/06/2004 )
Lecturer (Sr.Gr), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/07/2004 - 31/05/2009 )
Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/06/2009 - 31/08/2010 )
Assistant Professor (Sr.Gr), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/09/2010 - 31/05/2015 )
Head of Department In - charge, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/01/2014 - 30/10/2017 )
Head of the Department I/C, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, COIMBATORE, during ( 02/01/2014 - Till Date )
Assistant professor (Sl. Gr), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/06/2015 - 30/10/2017 )


Membership:

Life Member - THE TEXTILE ASSOCAITION OF INDIA, New Delhi


Patents

S.No. Role Patent ID Patent Title Patent Level Registered with Year Status
1 Principal Investigator 301700 TEXTILES National 2019 Published
2 Principal Investigator 301701 SAREE National 2019 Published
3 Principal Investigator 300525 TEXTILE MATERIAL National 2019 Published


International & National Journals

S.No. Journal Paper Title Year Role Volume
1 National Journal of Technology A STUDY ON THE APPLICATION OF NATURAL DYES EXTRACTED FROM PSEUDO STEM AND HENNA IN SILK/ALOE VERA BLENDED FABRICS AND ITS EFFECTIVENESS 2019 Main Author 15
2 International Journal of Fashion design Creating contemporary fashion in denim tops for young girls 2017 Main Author Volume 1,
3 International Journal of Textile and Fashion Technology (IJTFT) A study on the anti-bacterial property of essential Oils and metal oxides in denim garments 2015 Main Author Vol. 5, no
4 Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research Application of natural oil on light weight denim garment and analysis of its multi-functional performances 2013 Main Author vol. 38, p
5 Melliand International Properties of developed Indigo denim-like knitted fabrics 2013 Main Author vol. 7, pp
6 Journal of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management An experimental study on the multi-functional efficacy of nano tio2 treated denim fabrics 2012 Main Author vol. 7, no
7 Daffodil International University Journal of Science and Technology Isolates application of multi-functional finishes on denim garments 2012 Main Author vol. 7, pp
8 Journal of Textile Association Investigation on the Multi-Functional Properties of nano ZnO treated light weight denim fabric 2012 Main Author vol. 72, n
9 Journal of Textile Association Exploratory study on the techniques of fashion forecasting 2012 Main Author vol. 73, n
10 Melliand International Cotton mosquito repellent fabrics and their performances 2010 Main Author Vol. 16, p
11 The Indian Textile Journal Production Strategies and Systems in Apparel Industry 2009 Main Author Vol. CXIX,


International & National Conferences

S.No. Conference Title Paper Title Date Role Organized By
1 “Functional Textiles conference” FTC2018 Deconstruction and reconstruction of clothing 10-02-2018 Main Author IIT DELHI, New Delhi
2 Researches in Science, Management and Engineering Creating Contemporary Design In Denim Tops For Young Girls 14-11-2017 Main Author International Organization of Scientific Research and Development (IOSRD), Chennai at CAG Pride, Coimbatore
3 Eco - Textiles and Green Consumerism – ETGC - 2016 Extraction and application of natural dyes from pseudostem and henna in silk/alovera blended fabrics 01-01-1970 Main Author Department of Textile and Clothing Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women , Coimbatore





Special Lectures Delivered

S.No. Event Topic Organizer From To
1 Entrepreneurship Development Programmes and sponsored by NSTEDB, DST, Govt of India with EDII, Ahmedabad Creativity in Fashion Design PSG College of Arts & Science 14/02/2019 14/02/2019
2 Judge for Designer show event Designer collection NHRA & PSG college of Arts & Science conducted at YWCA, Ooty 27/09/2016 27/09/2016
3 Technology based Entrepreneurship Development Programme (TEDP ) in the field of Costume Design and Fashion Elements and principles of design PSG College of Arts & Science 30/08/2016 30/08/2019
4 UGC sponsored special lecture for students “Fashion Accessories” Avinashilingam deemed university 09/03/2015 09/03/2015
5 Training program on “Design Development” for handloom weavers “Elements and Principles of Design & Colour Theory in Handloom Sarees” Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International School of Textiles & Management in association with Department of Handlooms & Textile, Chennai, Govt. of Tamil Nadu. 19/12/2014 24/12/2014



Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Organised

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To No. of Audience
1 National Conference on Indian Fashion Retail 08-02-2019 09-02-2019 30
2 One week International program on “Supply Chain & Logistics and Entrepreneurship” 07-01-2019 11-01-2019 100
3 Anna University Faculty Development Programme 14-11-2017 20
4 - Colour and Texture Rendering in Fashion Designing 14-11-2017 60
5 One day national seminar cum workshop on “Visual Merchandising and Creative Intelligence” 10-10-2014 10-10-2014
6 One day national seminar cum workshop on “Visual Merchandising and Creative Intelligence” 10-10-2014 10-10-2014
7 - Colour and Texture Rendering in Fashion Designing 30-06-2012 14-11-2017 45



Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Attended

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To Organized by
1 - Functional Textiles and Clothing 09/02/2018 11/02/2018 Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi
2 - Curriculum Planning and Development 17/01/2018 27/01/2018 PSG College of Technology
3 AICTE Sizing, Fit and Design of Functional Clothing 14/11/2017 14/11/2017 Department of Textile technology, IIT, New Delhi.
4 TEQIP II Industrial Engineering and Production Planning for Apparel Industry’ 14/11/2017 14/11/2017 Department of Fashion Technology PSG College of Technology
5 TEQUIP – II Fashion computing with Lectra’s Design Technology 14/11/2017 14/11/2017 Department of Fashion Technology PSG College of Technology
6 AICTE Biomedical Engineering Design of Functional Textiles and Clothing’ 14/11/2017 14/11/2017 Department of Textile Technology PSG College of Technology
7 TEQIP -II Fashion Trend forecast and product development 14/11/2017 14/11/2017 Department of Fashion Technology PSG College of Technology
8 TEQIP -II Ingenious Textiles – Process and Products 14/11/2017 14/11/2017 Department of Textile Technology PSG College of Technology
9 Researches in Science, Management and Engineering 19/02/2016 19/02/2016 International organization of scientific research and development (IOSRD) Chennai
10 Faculty Development training Programme on Size and Fit, IIT Delhi. 03/11/2014 07/11/2014 IIT Delhi ,AICTE
11 - FDP on “Industrial Engineering and Production Planning for Apparel Industry” 10/06/2014 16/06/2014 TEQIP – II, Department of Fashion Technology, PSG CT, Coimbatore
12 TEQIP -II Denim Processing 28/09/2013 28/09/2013 Department of Textile Technology PSG College of Technology
13 Research Scope and Avenues in Apparel And Fashion Technology 31/08/2013 31/08/2013 Department of Fashion Technology PSG College of Technology
14 Fashion forecasting techniques & Techpack conception for fashion designers of Tirupur MSMEs cluster 29/07/2013 14/11/2017 NIFT TEA college of knitwear fashion Tirupur in association with technology information, forecastin


Awards and Achievements

S.No. Title of the Award Awarded By Date of Achievement
1 Best Paper International Organization of scientific Research and Development (IOSRD) Chennai. 19/02/2016



Sponsored Research Projects

S.No. Title of the Project Sponsoring Agency Role
1 DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF FUNCTIONAL WEAR FOR ELDERLY UGC - HYDERABAD Principal Investigator