Principal's Profile

Dr.K.Ganesan has more than 31 years of professional experience and 15 years of research experience. He obtained his A M I Mech.E from Institution of Mechanical Engineers (India) in the year 1985 and M.E Production Engineering from Annamalai University in 1989. He obtained his doctorate from Bharathiar University in the year 2009.

He started his career as production supervisor in an industry and raised to principal by learning the professional life skills at Arulmigu Meenakshi Amman College of Engineering, Vadamavandal, Tamilnadu College of Engineering, Coimbatore; Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore and PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore through various academic and administrative positions before taking charge as Principal of FXEC.  He is also currently holding the position as Secretary, Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), TN section.

His research interest includes Tolerance design, Machining/welding induced distortion, Metal Matrix Composite Materials, Heat Pipes with Hybrid Nanofluids, Lean Manufacturing, Heat Transfer Analysis, etc.  He has published one textbook and written chapter in two books. His research publication includes 31 journals, and has presented about 60 papers in National and International conferences. He obtained a patent for his credit. He has guided two research scholars to get their PhD and three candidates are pursuing their research under his supervision. He has guided many award winning UG and PG students’ projects

He has completed two projects sponsored by DRDL Hyderabad. He has organized six seminars/workshops sponsored by ISTE-AICTE and two conferences. He is a member of Institution of Engineers (India) and Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE). He has reviewed research articles for International Journal on Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Journal of Engineering Manufacture and International Journal on Heat transfer – Asian Research He was one of the reviewer “Machine Design Data Handbook,” and “Textbook on Design of Machine Elements,4e” written by V.B. Bhandari, Tata McGraw Hill Publications, New Delhi.