Personal Profile

Dr.Murugavel S C

Academic Title: Professor (CAS)
Dept. of Applied Science,
PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India.
Date of Joining: 23/01/1998
Educational Qualification(s): B.Sc ( Chemistry ) - Bharathiar University - 1990
M.Sc ( Chemistry ) - Bharathiar University - 1992
Ph.D ( Chemistry ) - Anna University - 09/08/1997
Supervisor: Dr. P. Kannan

Contact Information: scm.apsc@psgtech.ac.in , hod.apsc@psgtech.ac.in
Google Scholar URL: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=bpUJzWgAAAAJ&hl=en
Research Scholar URL: 12801459300

Skills

In Brief


Subject Expertise


Organic Chemistry
POLYMER CHEMISTRY
Engineering Chemistry
Applied Chemistry

Research Area


POLYMER CHEMISTRY


Professional Experience:

Research

Scientist, Defence Research and Development Organization, Mumbai, during ( 31/07/1996 - 31/07/1998 )




International & National Journals

S.No. Journal Paper Title Year Role Volume
1 Polymer Science Series B Synthesis, Spectral and Thermal Characterization of 1, 1-Bis (4-hydroxyphenyl) cyclohexane (BPZ)/1, 1-Bis (4-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methylcyclohexane (MBPZ) Cardo Copolyesters 2022 Main Author 0
2 Polymer Science Series B Synthesis, Spectral and Thermal Characterization of 1, 1-Bis (4-hydroxyphenyl) cyclohexane (BPZ)/1, 1-Bis (4-hydroxyphenyl)-4-methylcyclohexane (MBPZ) Cardo Copolyesters 2022 Main Author 0
3 MATERIALS CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS Flame retarding cardanol based novolac-epoxy/rice husk composites 2021 Main Author 263
4 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF POLYMER ANALYSIS AND CHARACTERIZATION Investigation on dual functional epoxy resins containing photosensitive group in the main chain for photoresist applications 2020 Main Author 25
5 POLYMER SCIENCE SERIES B Synthesis and Characterization of Liquid Crystalline Polyesters Containing α,β-unsaturated Ketone Moiety in the Main Chain Derived from 2,6-bis(4-hydroxybenzylidene) cyclohexanone 2020 Co Author 62
6 POLYMER COMPOSITES Investigation on mechanical, thermal, and flame retardant properties of particulate SiO2 reinforced cardanol based composite 2020 Co Author 41
7 High performance polymers Photoisomerization and thermal degradation kinetics of poly(ether–ester)s containing azomethine moiety in the main chain 2019 Co Author 1
8 high performance Synthesis, characterization and thermal degradation kinetics of azomethine based halogen-free flame-retardant polyphosphonates 2019 Co Author 31
9 Nano Composite Polymer Resin Coating to Control Mild Steel Corrosion in Marine Environment 2018 Co Author 0
10 Journal of Polymer Research Synthesis, characterization and photo –switching properties of azobenzene mesogen containing poly (ether - ester) s from cashew nut shell liquid 2018 Main Author 25
11 J. Polym. Mater Synthesis, Photoisomerization properties and Thermal Degradation Kinetics of Polyesters Containing Azomethine moiety in the main chain 2017 Main Author 34
12 Polymer Bulletin Thermal stability and thermal degradation kinetics of bio based epoxy resins derived from cardanol by thermogravimetric analysis 2017 Main Author 74
13 Journal of Thermal Analysis & Calorimetry Cure kinetics of bio – based epoxy resin developed from epoxidized cardanol formaldehyde and diglycidyl ether of bisphenol - A networks 2016 Main Author 125
14 Polymer Bulletin Synthesis and characterization of cardopoly(ether-ester)s containing 1,1-bis (4-hydroxyphenyl)cyclohexane in the main chain 2016 Main Author 73
15 High Performance Polymers Synthesis and characterization of cardobased phosphorous–containing flame retardant aromatic polyesters 2016 Main Author 28
16 Chem Sci Rev Lett Thermodynamic Properties and Inhibitor Adsorption Behaviour of Musa acuminata Flower Extract on Mild Steel in Phosphate Environment 2015 Main Author 4
17 International Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Corrosion Inhibitive Effect of Five Essential Oils on Copper in Seawater, Rainwater, and Industrial Environments 2014 Main Author 4
18 International Journal of Advance Research Studies on Jasiminum grandiflorum as VCI for mild steel in marine environment 2014 Main Author 2
19 Chem Sci Rev Lett Musa acuminata Bract Extract as Corrosion Inhibitor for Mild Steel 2014 Main Author 3
20 J. Environ. Nanotechnol. A Review on Photopolymers for Polymer Nanocomposite Applications 2014 Main Author 3
21 Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary Phytochemical Evaluation of Musa Acuminata Bract Using Screening, FTIR and UV-VIS Spectroscopic Analysis 2014 Main Author 2
22 High Performance Polymers Synthesis, spectral and thermal characterization of polyester derived from 1, 1-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)cyclohexane 2014 Main Author 26
23 Carbon-Science and Technology Evaluation of dynamics and equilibrium methods for the sorption of Basic Violet 3 on activated carbon prepared from Moringa oleifera fruit shell waste 2014 Co Author 6
24 IOSR Journal of Applied Chemistry Corrosion inhibition study of bract extract of Musa acuminata inflorescence on mild steel in hydrochloric acid medium 2013 Main Author 5
25 High Performance Polymers Synthesis, spectral and thermal degradation kinetics of novolac resins derived from cardanol 2013 Main Author 25
26 Macromolecular Research Synthesis and Properties of Few Polyphosphonate Derivatives Containing Photosensitive Unsaturated Keto Group in the Main Chain 2013 Main Author 21
27 Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry Synthesis, Thermal, and Photocrosslinking Studies of Thermotropic Liquid Crystalline Poly(benzylidene-ether)esters Containing α,β-Unsaturated Ketone Moiety in the Main Chain 2013 Main Author 51
28 Asian Journal of Chemistry Studies on Corrosion Inhibition of Musa Acuminata Flower Extract on Mild Steel in Acid medium 2013 Main Author 25
29 International Journal of Chemical Sciences Study on the effect of Musa acuminate flower extract on the corrosion inhibition of mild steel in 1 N H2SO4 2013 Main Author 11
30 Elixir Org. Chem. Physical investigations of Chitosan graft Polyaniline 2012 Main Author 43
31 Journal of Optoelectronics and advanced materials Effect of ammonium persulfate concentration on grafted polyaniline 2012 Main Author 14
32 Liquid Crystals Studies on synthesis and thermal characterization of thermotropic liquid crystalline poly(benzylidene-ether)s containing alkanones and methylene spacers in the main chain 2012 Main Author 39
33 Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry Investigation on Dual Properties of Photosensitive Thermotropic Liquid Crystalline Poly(benzylidene-ether)s Containing Alkanones and Methylene Spacers in the Main Chain 2012 Main Author 50
34 E-Journal of Chemistry Corrosion Inhibition Studies of Mild Steel in Acid Medium Using Musa Acuminata Fruit Peel Extract 2012 Main Author 9
35 Journal of Applied Polymer Science Synthesis, Spectral, and Thermal Characterization of Photoreactive Epoxy Resin Containing Cycloalkanone Moiety in the Main Chain 2012 Co Author 124
36 Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry Synthesis and Characterization of Photosensitive Liquid Crystalline Poly(benzylidene-ether)s with Alkanones and Methylene Spacers in the Main Chain 2011 Main Author 49
37 High Performance Polymers Synthesis and Chemical curing Kinetics of Epoxy resin Containing α,β-Unsaturated Carbonyl Moiety in the main chain 2011 Main Author 23
38 Journal of Applied Polymer Science Synthesis, Spectral and Thermal Characterization of Photosensitive Poly(ether-ester)s Containing α,β-Unsaturated Ketone Moieties in the Main Chain Derived from 2,6-bis[4-(3-hydroxypropyloxy)-3-methoxybenzylidene] cyclohexanone 2011 Main Author 120
39 Materials Performance Essential Oils as VCIs for Mild steel in Various Environments 2010 Main Author 49
40 Materials Performance Corrosion Inhibition of Mild Steel by Essential Oils in an HCl Environment 2009 Main Author 48
41 Journal of Applied Polymer Science Spectral, thermal and photoreactivity studies on epoxy resin containing benzylidene units in the main chain 2009 Main Author 111
42 Journal of Applied Polymer Science Photocrosslinkable phosphorous containing homo and copolyesters: Synthesis, characterization and photosensitive properties 2009 Main Author 111
43 Indian Journal of Chemical Technology Azole, amine, benzoate and nitrate compound mixture as VPI for metals in NaCl and SO2 environments 2007 Main Author 14
44 International Journal of Pure & Applied Chemistry Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Dual-functional Epoxy Resin Containing Photosensitive Group in the Main Chain 2006 Main Author 1
45 High Performance Polymers Studies on photo reactive polyesters containing α,β-unsaturated ketones in the main chain 2006 Main Author 18
46 Thermans Spectral, Thermal and Electrical Conductiviy Studies of Dodecylbenzenesulfonic Acid Doped Soluble Polypyrrole 2006 Main Author
47 Thermans Structural changes during pyrolysis of oxalic acid doped polyaniline 2006 Main Author
48 Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part A: Pure and Applied Chemistry Synthesis and characterization of phosphorus based polymers containing α,β-unsaturated ketones in the main chain 2005 Main Author 42
49 Designed Monomers & Polymers Synthesis and characterisation of photosensitive polyesters by phase transfer catalysed polycondensation 2003 Main Author 6
50 Technology Studies on conducting polyaniline polymers 2003 Main Author
51 Technology Stress corrosion cracking in Industries 2002 Main Author
52 Technology Synthesis and Characterization of polyesters containing Azomethine units 2000 Main Author
53 Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry Studies on Photocrosslinkable-cum-flame retardant Poly(benzylidene phosphoramide) 1999 Main Author 37
54 Journal of Applied Polymer Science Synthesis and Spectral, Thermal and Photocrosslinking studies on Poly(bezylidene Polyphosphoramide ester)s 1997 Main Author 65
55 Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry Studies on Heat resistant Poly(arylpyromellitic imide ether)s 1996 Main Author 34
56 Advances in Polymer Technology Studies on Photocrosslinkable Polyphosphoramide esters 1996 Main Author 115
57 Polymer International Studies on Photocrosslinkable Polyphosphoramide esters containing Divannnillylidene Cycloalkanone units 1996 Main Author 40
58 Macromolecules Current Trends Studies on Poly aryl phosphoramide esters containing phenolphthalein and tetraphenyl methane units 1995 Main Author






Special Lectures Delivered

S.No. Event Topic Organizer From To
1 Faculty developement programme Biocomposites coimbatore institute of technolgy 10/12/2019 16/12/2019



Programmes Organised

S.No. Title of the Programme From To Sponsoring Agency No. of Audience
1 National Conference on Recent Trends in Polymer Science and Technology (NCRTPST) -II 2011 09-08-2011 10-08-2011 - 150
2 Second National Conference NCRTPST – 2008 (Nov 21-22, 2008) (Funded By DST, CSIR, DRDO and ISRO ) 21-11-2008 22-11-2008 DST,oth 100
3 Second National Conference NCRTPST – 2008 (Nov 21-22, 2008) (Funded By DST, CSIR, DRDO and ISRO ) 21-11-2008 22-11-2008 DST,oth 100
4 National Conference on Recent Trends in Polymer Science and Technology (NCRTPST – 2006) 14-07-2006 15-07-2006 DST, CSIR and DRDO 64



Programmes Attended

S.No. Title of the Programme From To Organized by Sponsoring Agency
1 Two Days International Conference on New Frontiers in Research: Challenges and Innovations 09/02/2022 10/02/2022 Nirmala College for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu Indian Council of Social Science Research
2 International E-Conference on Sustainable and Futuristic Materials (SFM-2021) 29/11/2021 30/11/2021 International Research centre and department of chemistry, Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Krishnankoil Kamla Nehru Mahavidyalaya, Nagpur
3 Current and Future Trends in Electrocatalysis for Energy/Fuel Production and Nanosensors Development 05/08/2020 Chikkanna Governement Arts College, Tirupur Chikkanna Governement Arts College, Tirupur
4 Enhancing Proficiency in Office Management 03/08/2020 TamilNadu Teachers Education University TamilNadu Teachers Education University
5 Polymer - A Century of Advancement 21/07/2020 Chikkanna Government Arts College, Tirupur Chikkanna Government Arts College, Tirupur
6 Effective Method of Handling Online Classes 17/07/2020 PSG CARE PSG
7 Awareness Programme on Different Forms of IPR 24/06/2020 Government Arts College, Salem-636007 Government Arts College, Salem-636007




Doctoral Guidance / Supervision : Completed

S.No. Name of the Candidate Title of the Thesis Date of Completion
1 S.Thenmozhi
Development and Systematic Characterization of cardanol based epoxy resins and their banana fiber-reinforced composites 25-11-2021
2 R.VINI
SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF POLYESTERS, POLY(ETHER-ESTER)S AND POLYPHOSPHONATES CONTAINING AZOMETHINE MOIETY IN THE MAIN CHAIN 18-02-2019
3 M.Natarajan
Development of bio-based epoxy resins from a renewable resource for composite applications. 12-10-2017
4 G.Latha
Synthesis and Characterization of Cardo Polyesters and poly(ether ester)s containing1,1-bis(4- hydroxyphenyl)cyclohexane mainchain 29-04-2016
5 N.Gunavathy
Investigation on the Effect of Musa Acuminata Plant Extracts as Corrosion Inhibition studies 14-11-2013
6 R.Devi
Synthesis and characterization of Photosensitive Epoxy Resins containing benzylidene and cycloalkanone moieties in the main chain 09-10-2013
7 K.Balaji
Synthesis and Characterization of Photosensitive Liquid Crystalline Polybenzylidene Esters and Ethers Containing Alkanones and Methylene Spacers in the Main Chain 04-01-2013
8 P.S.Balakrishnan
Synthesis and Characterization of Photosensitive Epoxy Resin Containing Dual Functionality in the Main Chain for Negative Photoresist Applications 11-08-2010
9 K.Kaniappan
Synthesis and Characterization of Phosphorus containing Photosensitive Homo and Copolyesters 29-04-2009
10 A.Muthusamy
Synthesis and Characterization of Photosensitive Polymers containing α,β-unsaturated Ketones in main chain 16-03-2009
11 N.Poongothai
Study of essential oils as vapour phase Inhibitors for corrosion of mild steel and copper 04-02-2009



Doctoral Guidance / Supervision : In Progress

S.No. Name of the Candidate Area of Research
1 KAVITHA D
POLYMER CHEMISTRY



Sponsored Research Projects

S.No. Title of the Project Sponsoring Agency Role
1 Development of self- extinguishing epoxy resin from cashew nutshell liquid for composite fabrication a renewable resource AICTE Principal Investigator
2 Testing the suitability of bio-circle liquid for cleaning grease and oil impurities in metal working industries. Regent Biochem India Private Ltd Principal Investigator
3 Development of self-extinguishing phosphours containing epoxy polymers from cashew nut shell liquid-A renewable resource UGC Principal Investigator
4 Development of self-extinguishing phosphours containing epoxy polymers from cashew nut shell liquid – A renewable resource. University Grant Commission (UGC) Principal Investigator
5 Development of self-extinguishing epoxy resin from cashew nut shell liquid for composite fabrication a renewable resource All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) Principal Investigator
6 Development of Photocross linkable Thermotropic Liquid Crystalline Polymers DST Principal Investigator
7 Development of Photocrosslinkable Thermotropic Liquid Crystalline Polymers Department of Science & Technology Principal Investigator
8 Synthesis, characterization and systematic analysis of photoreactive epoxy polymers for negative photoresist applications Department of Science & Technology Principal Investigator