A Kandasamy

Designation: 

Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, August 22, 1991

Professional Experience: 

27 Years of Experience in NITK Surathkal

Contact Details

E-mail: 

kandy [at] nitk.ac.in
kandy_aks [at] yahoo.com

Telephone: 

91-824-2473251

Mobile: 

8762055961
Academic Background
  • Post – Doctoral Fellow in Computational Fluid Dynamics Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan, 1991
  • Ph.D., Applied Mathematics Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, 1990
  • Master of Science, Applied Mathematics, MaduraiKamaraj University, India, 1983.
  • Bachelor of Science, Speical Mathematics, MaduraiKamaraj University, India, 1981.
Areas of Interest
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Rheology
  • Tribology
  • Computational Techniques 
  • Optimization Techniques 
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Bio-Informatics
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
Supervision of Ph.D

Completed -07
Ongoing-02

Significant Publications

Publications (last five years):

International Journals:

 

  1. B.N.Rajani, A.Kandasamy and S.Majumdar, “On the Reliability of Eddy Viscosity Based Turbulence Models in Predicting Turbulent Flow Past a Circular Cylinder using URANS Approach”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol.5, No.1 (2012), pp.67-79.
  2. A.Kandasamy and Rekha G.Pai, “Entrance Region Flow of Casson Fluid in a Circular Tube”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols.110-116 (2012) pp.698 –706 (Trans.Tech. Publications, Switzerland).
  3. I. Jayakaran Amalraj, S.Narasimman and A.Kandasamy, “Rheodynamic Lubrication of an Externally Pressurized Thrust Bearing using Herschel- Bulkley Fluid with Sinusoidal Injection”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol.5, No.4 (2012) pp.71 – 79.
  4. I. Jayakaran Amalraj, S.Narasimman and A.Kandasamy, “Inertia Effects in an Externally Pressurized Thrust Bearing using Herschel-Bulkley Lubricants”,American Jl. of Computatl. and Applied Math.,, Vol.2, No.3 (2012) pp.79 – 85.
  5.   A.Kandasamy and Rekha G.Pai, “Core Variation in the Entrance Region Flow of Casson Fluid in an Annuli”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol.391(2013) pp.376 – 381 (Trans.Tech. Publications, Switzerland).
  6. I. Jayakaran Amalraj, S.Narasimman and A.Kandasamy, “Inertia Effects in Rheodynamic Lubrication of an Externally Pressurized Thrust Bearing using Bingham Lubricant with Sinusoidal Injection”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol.6, No.4 (2013) pp.609 – 616.
  7. Rekha G.Pai and A.Kandasamy, “Entrance Regi0on Flow of Herschel-Bulkley Fluid in an Annular Cylinder”, Applied Mathematics, Vol.5 (2014) pp.1964 –1976.
  8. Rekha G.Pai and A.Kandasamy, “Entrance Region Flow of Bingham Fluid in an Annular Cylinder”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Vol.9, No.20 (2014) pp.7083 – 7101.
  9. Muni Venkateswarlu K., Kandasamy, A. and Chandrasekaran, K., “Zone-Based Routing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Scholarly Research Notices, (2014) pp.1-9.
  10. Muni Venkateswarlu K., A.Kandasamy and K.Chandrasekaran, “An Energy Efficient Hybrid Clustering Mechanism for Wireless Sensor Network”, Unmanned Systems, Vol.3, No.2 (2015) pp.109-125.
  11. Muni Venkateswarlu K., A.Kandasamy and K.Chandrasekaran, “Energy Efficient Unequal Clustering Algorithm with Disjoint Multi-hop Routing Scheme for Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Modern Education and Computer Science, Vol.7, No.5 (2015) pp.24-36.
  12. Muni Venkateswarlu K., A.Kandasamy and K.Chandrasekaran, “Analysis of Base Station Assisted Novel Network Design Space for Edge-based WSNs”, International Journal of Computer Network and Information Security, Vol.7, No.7 (2015) pp.53-60.
  13. Srinivas Rao, N. and A.Kandasamy, “Entrance Region Flow in Concentric Annuli with Rotating Inner Wall for Herschel-Bulkley Fluids”, International Journal of Applied Computational Mathematics, Vol.1 (2015)pp.235 – 249.
  14. B.N.Rajani, A.Kandasamy and Sekhar Majumdar, “LES of Flow past Circular Cylinder at Re=3900”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol.9, No.3 (2016)pp.1421 – 1435.
  15. Srinivas Rao, N. and A.Kandasamy, “Entrance Region Flow Heat Transfer in Concentric Annuli with Rotating Inner Wall for Bingham Fluid”, Periodica  Polytechnica Mechanical Engineerinng, 60 (3) (2016) pp.167 – 179.
  16. K.Muni Venkateswarlu, A.Kandasamy and K.Chandrasekaran, “An Energy Efficient Clustering     Algorithm for Edge Based Wireless Sensor Network”,  Procedia Computer Science, 89 (2016) pp.7 – 16.
  17.  Srinivasa Rao, N. and A.Kandasamy, “Entrance Region Flow in Concentric Annuli with Rotating Inner Wall for Bingham Fluid”, Journal of Computational  and Applied Mechanics, 11 (2) (2016) pp.137 – 157.
  18. K.Muni Venkateswarlu, A.Kandasamy and K.Chandrasekaran, “Energy-Based  Clustering Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Information Processing, Vol.10 (3) (2016) pp.98 – 116.
  19. Srinivas Rao, N. and A.Kandasamy, “Entrance Region Flow Heat Transfer in  Concentric Annuli with Rotating Inner Wall for Herschel-Bulkley Fluids” ,MATEC Web of Conferenes, Vol.95 (2017).
Achievements
Organization of Conferences and other Academic Events
  1.  Co-ordinator for NCERT sponsored 1-week “Nurturance Program for NTS Awardees”, conducted during 28 Feb. – 04 Mar. 2011.
  2. Convenor for the All India “National Institute of Technology MCA Common Entrance Test”  for the year 2008.  (NIMCET 2008).
  3. Jointly organized with the capacity of Finance Chair, the “International Conference on Advanced Computing”, (ADCOM 2006) during Dec. 2006.
  4. Co-ordinator for the AICTE sponsored 2 – weeks STTP on “Information Security”, conducted during 13 – 25 March 2006.
  5. Co-ordinator for the AICTE-ISTE sponsored 2 – weeks STTP on “Applications of Finite Element Methods in Engineering Problems”, conducted during  06 – 18 Dec. 2004.
  6. Organizing Secretary of “30th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power”, organized during 11 – 13 Dec. 2003.


Awards and Distinctions 

  • University I Rank in M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics).
  • Post – Doctoral Fellowship from Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan
  • Visiting Professor, AIT Bangkok  deputed by Government of India.

Assignments/Responsibilities:

  • Students’ counselor for five years.
  • Warden for NITK PG Hostel, 2001-2002.
  • Finance Warden for NITK Hostels for three years 2002-2005.
  • Head of the Department, May 2006 to Aug. 2009.
  • Visiting Faculty to Mangalore University for Five years.
  • Institute Co-ordinator for NPTEL Activities.
  • Institute Co-ordinator for Ministry Sponsored Project “Creation of Virtual Class Room”.
  • Secretary, Research Advisory Board of NITK Surathkal.
  • Member of Board of Studies of various Universities and Institutions.
  • Reviewer for various International Journals of Springer, Elsevier, Taylor and Francis, and other reputed publications.
  • Doctoral Research Evaluator for various Universities and Institutions.
  • Visits Abroad : Singapore (1988, 2008), Japan (1991), Korea (1996), Russia (2002), Taiwan (2005), Malaysia (2006, 2010, 2013), Thailand (2007), Hong Kong (2010), Sri Lanka (2011), Australia (2012), Indonesia (2013), United Kingdom (2014, 2015), Hungary (2015), Dubai (2016), China (2017).
  • Expert Member of National Board of Accreditation of AICTE.  
  • Institute First Appellate  Authority from August 2013 – March 2016.
  • Dean (Faculty Welfare), NITK Surathkal from January 2013 – Mar.2016.
Remarks
 

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Department of MACS, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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