Personal Profile

Dr.Kandha Vadivu P

Academic Title: Professor
Educational Qualification(s): B.Tech ( Textile Technology ) - PSG College of Technology/Bharathiar University - 1987
M.Tech ( Textile Technology ) - PSG College of Technology/Bharathiar University - 2002
Ph.D ( Textiles and Clothing ) - PSG College of Technology/Anna University, Chennai - 01/01/2011
Supervisor: Dr.T.Ramachandran

Contact Information: hod.fashion@psgtech.ac.in
Google Scholar URL: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=U4JCyo4AAAAJ&hl=en

Skills

In Brief


An alumnus of PSG TECH,Privileged and happy to serve PSG. Always striving to be a real mentor and personal inspiration to students. Sincere, honest, dedicated, committed to student community.

Subject Expertise


Functional Knit Garment Technology
Knit Fabric Technology
Technical Textiles
Technology of Weaving
Textile Fibers
Textile Technology
Weaving Technology
Yarn Manufacture

Research Area


Functional Knit Garment Technology
Knit Fabric Technology
Textile Technology
Pattern Engineering
Sustainability in Fashion





Professional Experience:

Academic

HoD, Dept. of FAT, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 30/11/-0001 - 18/05/2017 )
Lecturer, Nanjappa Institute of Technology, Coimbatore , during ( 01/06/1992 - 01/04/1993 )
Lecturer, Nanjappa Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/06/1998 - 31/08/2000 )
Lecture, Maharaja College for Women , Perundurai, during ( 01/08/2001 - 31/05/2002 )
Lecturer, Sri Jayendra saraswathi Maha Vidhyalaya college Of Arts & science, Coimbatore, during ( 01/06/2002 - 31/05/2003 )
Senior Lecturer, Kumaraguru college of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/06/2003 - 30/06/2009 )
Professor, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 12/06/2009 - 24/02/2018 )





International & National Journals

S.No. Journal Paper Title Year Role Volume
1 REPELLENT FINISHING OF FABRICS USING VETIVER EXTRACT 2018 Co Author 15
2 Asian Texile Journal ASIAN TEXTILE JOURNAL 2018 Co Author 27
3 Measurement of friction characteristics of textiles - A review 2018 Main Author
4 Asian Textile Journal Measurement of Friction characteristics of Textiles: A Review 2018 Main Author 27
5 Asiann Dyer Plasma treatment for textile materials 2017 Co Author 15
6 Asian Textile Journal Kenaf Fibres – A Sustainable fibre for textiles and apparels 2017 Co Author 25
7 Asian Textile Journal Quality –The yardstick of apparel industry 2017 Co Author 26
8 Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research Enhancement of heat and mass transfer between human body and hospital mattress to reduce pressure ulcer formation 2016 Main Author 41
9 International Journal Of Fashion Design, Technology And Education The influence of fabric parameter on low-stress mechanical properties of polyester warp-knitted spacer fabric 2016 Main Author 5
10 Asian Textile Journal Research scope & avenues in apparel manufacturing 2016 Co Author 25
11 National journal of technology, Measuring Techniques for liquid moisture transmission of textiles 2015 Main Author 11
12 Asian Textile Journal Robotics for Protective Textiles 2015 Main Author 74
13 Journal of Textile and Fashion Technology Fashion Designing and Latest Fashion Trends 2015 Main Author 74
14 Indian Journal of Fiber and Textile Research Moisture and Thermal Management Properties of Woven and Knitted Tri-Layer Fabrics 2015 Main Author 40
15 Journal of Textile and Apparel Technology and Management Permeability and impact properties of warp-knitted spacer fabrics for protective application 2015 Main Author 9
16 Asian Textile Journal Novel colouration using naturally coloured cotton 2015 Main Author 6
17 Technical Textiles Lyocell, polyester and bamboo fibres for small scale industry workers uniform 2015 Main Author 3
18 Asian Textile Journal Compression clothing for improved sports performance 2015 Main Author 24
19 Indian journal of surgery Design and development of portable support surface and multilayered fabric cover for bed sore prevention 2015 Main Author 77
20 Journal of Textile Association Analysis of human physiological comfort properties of commercial hospital bed linen 2015 Main Author 76
21 Asian Textile Journal Robotics in protective textiles 2015 Co Author 7
22 Asian Dyer Novel Coloration using Naturally Colored Cotton 2015 Co Author 24
23 Fibres and Polymers A Novel approach in single stage combined bleaching and protease enzyme treatments on wool fabrics 2015 Co Author 16
24 Asian Textile Journal Novel finishing using electrochemical technique 2015 Co Author 24
25 Indian Journal of Fiber and Textile Research Thermoregulatory characteristics of Bamboo / Lyocell union fabrics, 2014 Main Author 39
26 Journal of Engineered fibers and fabrics Optimization of process parameters for fabrication of wool fiber-reinforced polypropylene composites with respect to mechanical properties 2014 Main Author 9
27 Journal of Industrial Textiles Vigneswaran Influence of porosity on water vapor permeability behaviour of warp knitted polyester spacer fabrics 2014 Main Author 1
28 Journal of Textile Association Performance evaluation of a pressure relieving mattress in reducing pressure ulcer incidence 2014 Main Author 75
29 Asian Dyer A novel coloration and antibacterial finishing of fabrics using natural fungal extract 2014 Main Author 11
30 International Journal of Science and Engineering Applications Development of Electromagnetic Shielding Wearable Electronic Textiles using Core Conductive fabrics 2014 Co Author 1
31 Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research Extraction of copper enriched seeds for healthcare textiles 2013 Main Author 38
32 Textile Review Yarn conditioning process: An over view 2013 Main Author 8
33 Journal of Engineered Fiber and Fabrics Ecofriendly approach to improve pectinolytic reaction and process optimisation of bioscouring of organic cotton textiles 2013 Co Author 8
34 Milland China Liquid moisture transmission behavior of microfiber blended knitted fabrics 2011 Main Author 12
35 Journal of Industrial Textiles Development of polyester based bamboo-charcoal and lyocell blended union fabrics for healthcare and hygienic textiles 2011 Main Author 10
36 Journal of Textile and Apparel Technology and Management Comfort and thermo physiological characteristics of multilayered fabrics for medical textiles 2011 Main Author 3
37 Journal of Textile Association A comparative study on the performance of commercial hospital bed linen and multilayered bedlinen developed 2011 Main Author 9
38 Journal of Textile Association Moisture transmission behavior of micro fiber blended fabrics 2011 Main Author 71
39 Journal of Industrial Textiles Development of Polyester-based bamboo charcoal and lyocel blended union fabrics for healthcare and hygienic textiles 2011 Co Author 41
40 International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Application of woven antenna in wireless communication device integrated Apparel and Bed linen 2010 Main Author 2
41 International journal of Engineering Science and Technology Application of wireless communication device integrated apparel and bedlinen 2010 Co Author 2
42 Man made textiles of India Enhancing the aesthetic and functional properties of silk using cotton and linen 2008 Main Author 4
43 Asian Textile Journal Climate Control Sports Wear 2006 Main Author 6
44 Apparel Today Fitting solutions to fitting problems 2006 Main Author 5
45 Indian Textile Journal Smart Data Communication in Apparel Trade 2004 Main Author 112
46 Indian Textile Journal Review of Circular knitting Technology 2001 Main Author 141


International & National Conferences

S.No. Conference Title Paper Title Date Role Organized By
1 National Academic Conference on Textile Research and Innovation (TRI-2017) Review on Measurement and Analysis of Friction on Textiles 15-09-2017 Main Author Sri Jayendra Saraswathy Maha Vidyalaya College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore
2 National Conference on Eco-textiles and green consumerism Review of studies on mechanisms and measurements of skin to fabric friction 24-02-2017 Main Author Avinashilingam University, Coimbatore
3 UGC Sponsored The 2nd National Conference on Eco-textiles and green consumerism (ETGC - 2017) Review of studies on mechanisms and measurements of skin to fabric friction 24-02-2017 Main Author Avinashilingam University, Coimbatore
4 International Conference on Technical & Green Textiles Study on measurement of fabric skin friction against textiles 17-02-2017 Main Author Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
5 International Conference on Technical & Green Textiles Effect of solanum turberosum on muslin gauze composite for healthcare applications 17-02-2017 Co Author Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
6 National Level Seminar on Innovative Textiles A study on measurement of fabric-skin friction characteristics 28-01-2017 Main Author Seethalakshmi Ramaswami College, Tiruchirappalli
7 The 89th Textile Institute World Conference 2014 Development of a pressure relieving mattress for elderly and bedridden patients to reduce pressure ulcer 02-11-2014 Main Author PSG, coimbatore
8 28th Indian Engineering Congress (India) Biovision in Textile Wet processing – Value chain in Manufacturing 22-12-2013 Main Author The Institution of Engineers (India), Chennai
9 National conference on Recent trends in Advanced Materials Development of Electromagnetic shielding wearable electronic textiles using core conductive fabrics 16-12-2013 Main Author GRD centre for materials research, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
10 National conference on Innovations in apparel Manufacturing, Quality and Management (IAQM 2013) Eco-friendly approach to improve biopreparation of organic cotton textiles through aerodynamic system 22-10-2013 Main Author Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
11 National Seminar on Technical Textiles – Protech & Indutech Scope of Indu Tech 25-01-2012 Main Author Jaya Engineering College, Chennai
12 National Conference on Technical Textiles – Protech & Indutech Scope of Indu Tech 24-01-2012 Main Author PSG College of Technology,
13 National Conference on Innovations in Textile Processes and products Analysis of Human Physiological Comfort of Commercial Hospital Bed Linen 29-04-2011 Main Author PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
14 International Conference on Healthcare and Hygiene Textiles & clothing - HEAT 2010 Development of Bamboo Charcoal and Lyocell blended Medical surgical dress wears for Hygienic and Healthcare Textiles 30-07-2010 Main Author PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
15 International Conference on Advances in Textiles, Machinery, Nonwovens and Technical textiles – ATNT 2009 Development Novel Medical Textile Products to Prevent Bedsore Using Multi Layered Fabrics 09-12-2009 Main Author Bannari Amman Institute of Technology & Texas Tech University, USA, Sathyamangalam
16 ATNT - 2010 Development of Multilayered Medical Textile products to prevent Pressure ulcer 09-12-2009 Main Author Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam
17 AFT - 08 Chitosan Citrate – an Eco – Friendly Resin for Cotton Fabric 07-03-2008 Main Author Kumaraguru college of Technology, Coimbatore
18 Enhancing the Aesthetic and Functional properties of Silk using Cotton and Linen Enhancing the Aesthetic and Functional properties of Silk using Cotton and Linen 16-08-2007 Main Author ,
19 ATNT - 2007 An Investigation on Alternate Joining Technologies 18-06-2007 Main Author Kumaraguru college of Technology, Coimbatore
20 IPROMM Fitting solutions to Fitting Problems 02-01-2007 Main Author KCT-TIFAC CORE, Coimbatore



Books Published

S.No. Publisher Title Year Role Edition
1 WOODHEAD PUBLISHING INDIA GREEN APPARELS - A SUSTAINABLE WAY OF APPAREL MANUFACTURING 2018 Co Author 1
2 WOODHEAD PUBLISHING INDIA PVT LTD SUSTAINABILITY IN FASHION AND APPARELS-CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS 2017 Co Author 1




Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Organised

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To No. of Audience
1 CAD for Textile Printing 01-10-2018 27-10-2018 4
2 TEQIP 3 Workshop on “APPAREL INDUSTRY - CURRENT CHALLENGES” 14-07-2018 15
3 Industry Interaction workshop on Apparel Industry current challenges 14-07-2018 14-07-2018 15
4 TEQIP III Apparel Industry - Current Challenges 14-07-2018 15
5 TEQIP III Apparel Industry - Current Challenges 14-07-2018 15
6 PSG Tech SOURCING FOR APPAREL MANUFACTURING 24-03-2018 29-03-2018 30
7 PSG CT IE and lean manufacturing practices in apparel industry 25-03-2017 60
8 PSG CT IE and lean manufacturing practices in apparel industry 25-03-2017 60
9 PSG CT Designing for fashion week 25-02-2017 60
10 PSG CT Fashion Artistic products 18-02-2017 60
11 PSG CT Near Net Shape performs and 3D weaving 28-01-2017 60
12 TEQIP NEARNET SHAPE PREFORMS AND 3D WEAVING 28-01-2017 20
13 PSG Tech Apparel methods engineering software Pro SMV 18-10-2016 19-10-2016 30
14 TEQIP-II Apparel Merchandising 30-09-2016 60
15 FASHION TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION VISUAL MERCHANDISING 25-10-2015 01-01-1970 60
16 TIFAC, PSGCT Supply Chain management for Apparel Sectors 08-01-2015 09-01-2015 60
17 PSG STEP Productivity improvement through industrial engineering (IE) techniques for apparel industries 17-09-2014 18-09-2014 30
18 PSG CT Industry requirement for fashion technologist 26-07-2014 60
19 PSG Fashion Designing in Indian context - an environmental and ethical view 22-02-2014 23-02-2014 120



Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Attended

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To Organized by
1 PSG CT Joy of Research 24/08/2017 PSG CT
2 PSG CT “Google Moodle” software 23/01/2017 23/01/2017 PSG CARE
3 TEQIP-II Industrial Research & Consultancy 22/10/2016 22/10/2016 PSG CT
4 PSG CT Transformational reconstruction draping 19/08/2016 20/08/2016 PSG CT
5 PSG CARE Joy of Teaching 28/06/2016 28/06/2016 PSG CT




Doctoral Guidance / Supervision : In Progress

S.No. Name of the Candidate Area of Research
1 Mr.C.Mohan Bharathi Textile Technology
2 D.Gopalakrishnan Textile Technology

Sponsored Research Projects

S.No. Title of the Project Sponsoring Agency Role
1 Study on the effluent parameters of the ayurvedic dye bath waste water and the utility of dried solid mass of the dye bathremnants as organic manure for growing pla STEP (Kairali exports) (Students project) Principal Investigator
2 Design and development of skin – fabric friction tester and measurement of In vivo and vitro friction properties of human skin UGC New Delhi Principal Investigator
3 Technology Gap analysis study of the Ready Made Garment Cluster at Tirupur TIFAC,DST Government of India Co Investigator
4 Study on the effluent parameters of the ayurvedic dye bath waste water and the utility of dried solid mass of the dye bath remnants as organic manure for growing pl M/s. Kairali exports, Trivandrum Principal Investigator
5 Development of instructional material for MSME and SSC apparel sectors NATIONAL SKILL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION-NATIONAL INSTRUCTIONAL MEDIA INSTITUTE Principal Investigator