Alagappa University
Controller of Examinations

Dr. H. Gurumallesh Prabu
Controller of Examinations i/c (since 26th November 2015) &
Professor, Department of Industrial Chemistry (since 23rd December 1987)
Alagappa University
Karaikudi – 630003, India
Phone  : (+91) 4565 227609
Fax      : (+91) 4565 225624
e-mail  : coe@alagappauniversity.ac.in

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS

  • Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • Academic Courses attended: 4 (Orientation -1, Refresher-3).
  • Post-doctoral Research at Monash University, Australia (2007).
  • Teaching & Research Experience: 28 years.
  • Research Areas: Environmental Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Textile Chemistry.
  • Research Projects Completed: 6 (UGC-2, AICTE, DRDO, AURF, BHEL).
  • Research Guidance Completed: M.Sc-101, M.Phil-37, Ph.D.-16.              
  • Research Publication: Intl. Journals – 67, Natl. Journals – 28.  
  • Research Papers Presented: Intl. Conference - 34, Natl. Conference – 113.     
  • Research Patent filed: Facemask Material (2196/CHE/2013).
  • Invited / Special Lectures delivered – 52.
  • Conferences: Attended – 30, Organized – 29.
  • Number of Books / Chapters / Monographs / Manuals written: 12.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Served as Deputy Coordinator UGC-SAP I program (2007-12)
  • Served as Coordinator, Environmental Awareness Club (2005-15)
  • Served as Coordinator, Career Guidance & Counselling Cell (2013-15)
  • Served as Treasurer-ALUTA, Treasurer-ALUFA (2010-12), President-ALUFA (2012-14)
  • Serving as Deputy Coordinator UGC-SAP II program (2013-18)
  • Serving as Special Officer - Planning & Development (2014-17)
  • Serving as Member in RUSA monitoring Committee
  • Serving as Member in University Web Committee
  • Serving as Member in University Calendar Committee
  • Serving as Member in AURF committee.
  • Serving as Member in Research Advisory Committee
  • Serving as Member in Standing Committee on Academic Affairs
  • Serving as Member in NAAC Steering Committee

ACHIEVEMENTS / AWARDS / HONOURS

  • Rankholder in M.Sc. Examinations, Bharathidasan University, Trichy, 1987.
  • International award IAEWP-USA and IIEE-New Delhi, 1997.
  • Best research paper presented in a symposium on pollution control by physicochemical methods, Regional Engineering College, Trichy, 1998.
  • Endeavour Research Fellowship Award (Australian Government), 2007.
  • Best research papers presented in seminar on Application of Nanotechnology in current agricultural practices, Dr.Zahir Husain College, Ilayankudi, 2011.
  • Travel Grant Award by DST for the presentation of paper in International Conference at USA, 2013.
  • Achievement Award for the completing 25 Years of Unblemished Service at Alagappa University (2014). 
  • The IIER Excellent paper Award by the International Institute of Engineers and Researchers (2015)

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL / NATIONAL / INTERNATIONAL BODIES

  • Life fellow: Swadeshi Science Movement, Kundrakudi.
  • Life fellow: SAEST, Karaikudi (LF505).
  • Life member: Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata (L14710).
  • Vice-President: SAEST, Karaikudi. 1998 –2000
  • Served / serving as Chairman in Board of Studies: Alagappa University Affiliated Colleges, Periyar University, TBAK College for women-Kilakarai.
  • Served / serving as Member in Board of Studies: Alagappa University, Bharathidasan University, Avinashilingam University, AVVM Sri Pushpam College-Poondi.
  • Served / serving as Member in Board of Examiner in Universities: Alagappa, Anna, Annamalai, Avinashilingam, Bharathiar, Bharathidasan, Madurai Kamaraj, Manonmaniam Sundaranar, Madras, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Sathyabama, Pondicherry, Kerala, Kakatiya and Sri Venkateswara.
  • Served / serving as Reviewer: Int. J. Cosmetic Science (ICS), Int. J. Environmental Engineering (IJEE), Int. J. Environmental Analytical Chemistry (IJEAC), J. Electroanalytical Chemistry (US), Material Science & Engineering (Elsevier), Journal of Carbohydrate Polymers (UK), Patents in nanotechnology (Japan), Separation science (Pakistan).

COUNTRIES VISITED

  • Australia (Melbourne), 2007.
  • New Zealand (Auckland), 2007
  • Czechoslavakia (Praha, Liberec), 2011.
  • Germany (Dresden), 2011.
  • USA (New York, Washington, Greenville), 2013
  • Germany (Heidelberg), 2015
  • France (Paris), 2015
  • Switzerland (Geneve), 2015