Board Of Innovation & Research

Er. Krishnasamy Soundararajan

Designation : Chief Technology Officer, B E – Honors & Gold medallist

He has several companies in India & Overseas, Primarily BHEL & Ciber, Inc, USA.

Krishnasamy Soundararajan is an achiever and role model in the field of engineering; He has contributed to oversees systems design and is responsible for implementation of innovative ideas to proof of concept, patenting and product realization.


Mr. Soundararajan has nearly 36 years of electronics and electrical technology and management experience. He is also serving as the Chief of technology and operations at NICHELIFE from June 2019 to till date.

Prior to this, Mr Soundararajan has served as Technical consultant at Asmaitha Wireless Technologies pvt Ltd in the role of design of power stages for a telecom base station for an Australian customer.

He was also serving as Technical Consultant at Ciber Inc, USA implementing the software development and testing roles for Safran aerospace, Philips Innovation.

Mr. Soundararajan was a Project leader at Philips Innovation Campus,in the field of software development for audio products.

He held a role of Deputy General Manager development of control systems at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited –Electronics Division.

He has won many suggestion awards and productivity awards while serving at BHEL.

His idea of Water Conservation device was selected for the India Innovation Initiative-I3 Regional Fair 2010 conducted by DST, CII and Agilent Technologies.

He is passionate about creating new products for the society which will create a niche in the human life. His current areas of work are the affordable solar products, efficient and cost effective motors.

Mr. Soundararajan holds a B.E. with Honors from University of Madras, India. He has filed a patent in the field of water conservation device. He was awarded a gold medal for excelling in Science and Mathematics subjects at school level.



Dr. Maruthesha Reddy M T

Designation : Scientist & Researcher, BSC, MSC-Geology, M Tech – Hydrogeology, PhD, Fellowship – F M S, F G S, Member – MISTE

Renowned professor in geology earth science and multidisciplinary expertise, his several books are published and recommended across the globe.


VIFA Award Winner 2016 – In Recognition in Hydrogeology

Dr. M V J Award Winner 2008 – Technical Paper to National Journal During the Academic Year
Dr. M V J Award Winner 2009 – Technical Paper to National Journal During the Academic Year
Dr. M V J Award Winner 2010 – Technical Paper to National Journal During the Academic Year

His accolades are published in several books which are visible guides and builds supreme knowledge to the world and to name a few are mentioned below.


FOREIGN JOURNALS:

1. International Research Journal of Engineering & Technology “IRJET” – Vol. 3, Issue 3, March 2016, PP 865-871. Ground Water Quality.
2. International Journal of Innovative Research in Technology “IJIRT” – Vol. 2, Issue 8, January 2016. Ground Water Quality.
3. International Journal of Combined Research & Development “IJCRD” – Vol. 5, Issue1, January -2016. Trends of Observation Wells its remedial measures.
4. International Research Journal of Engineering & Technology “IRJET” – Vol. 2, Issue 9, Dec- Jan 2015.
5. International Research Journal of Engineers, Research & Science ‘IJAERS” – Vol. 2, Issue 1, November 2015, ISSN 2349 6495 – Occurrence of Droughts.
6. Bulletin of Environmental Sciences “BOES 2008” – Vol. 27, PP 7983, 2008, Assessment of fluctuations in Ground Water.
7. Environmental Monitoring & Assessment “EMA” – Vol. 142, PP 262-268, Impact of Industrialization on ground water quality.
8. International Journal of environment & ecology “IJEE” – Vol. 25 S, (4A) P: 1337-1342, 2007, Impact assessment of a tanning industrial cluster on ground water quality.

INDIAN JOURNALS:

1. Indian Journals of Engineering – “IJE” – Vol. 2, No. 1, PP 43-48. 2008 – Assessment of Pollution potential of the ground waters.
2. Indian Journals of Engineering, Science & Technology “IJEST” – Vol. 2, No. 1, PP 43-48. 2008, Assessment of Pollution potential of the ground waters.

Dr. Reddy is known for his contribution in internationals conference presentations & publications below are just a few.

International Conference:

1. ICCE-AIT, Bangalore
2. ICAMBS, VIT, Vellore
3. ICAMB 2009 SMBS, VIT University, Vellore.
4. Envioc Health 2009 Conference, Bangalore. ROHC-NIOH, BANGALORE.
5. TNAU, Coimbatore

Books Published:

1. A TEXT BOOK OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY, 2017, SIPLI, Delhi
2. A TEXT BOOK OF GEOLOGY, 2017, SIPLI, Delhi
3. ENGINEERING GEOLOGY LAB MANUAL, 2017, SIPLI, Delhi
4. LAB MANUAL OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY/ OBSERVATION BOOK, 2017, SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
5. A TEXT BOOK OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY, 2004, SUBHASH, PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
6. A TEXT BOOK OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY- UPTU SYLLABUS 2013, NEWAGE, INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS, DELHI
7. ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES, 2011, SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
8. A TEXT BOOK OF APPLIED ENGINEERING GEOLOGY VTU-SYLLABUS 2011, SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
9. A TEXT BOOK OF APPLIED, ENGINEERING GEOLOGY 2007, NEWAGE, INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS, DELHI
10. A TEXT BOOK OF APPLIED ENGINEERING GEOLOGY PRACTICALS, 2007 NEWAGE INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS, DELHI
11. ENGINEERING GEOLOGY SOLVED Q’S N ANSWERS 2004 SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
12. ENGINEERING GEOLOGY, 2004 SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
13. GEOLOGY FOR ENGINEERS, 2003, SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
14. ENGINEERING GEOLOGY LAB MANUAL 2003 SUBHASH PUBLISHERS, BANGALORE
15. A TEXT BOOK OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY PRACTICALS, 2002, NEWAGE, INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS, DELHI


Dr. M H Annaiah

Designation : Scientist & Researcher, B E – Mech, M E – M C, M B A, Ph. D. Materials & LMSTE

Renowned professor in Mechanical Engineering, Computer Aided Engineering & Machine Designs Elements. He was a researcher scholar at MSRIT.

He is author of several mechanical engineering Text books which are authorized by Vishweshwaraya Technological University.

His accolades are published in several books which are visible guides and builds supreme knowledge to the engineering world.


VTU Syllabus Books Published:

1. Computer Aided Engineering Drawing (As Per Latest VTU Syllabus)
2. Design of Machine Elements – I
3. Design of Machine Elements – II
4. Engineering Drawing
5. Computer Aided Engineering Drawing (As per latest VTU Syllabus) Sixth Edition