Internal Ph. D Guides
|No||Name||Areas of Research||Research Scholars|
|1||Dr. David Daniel||Microbial Fuel cells|
|Fermentation & Waste Recycling|
|2||Dr. Abhinav K Nair||Polymer composite membranes|
|3||Dr. Mini Mathew||Environmental engineering|
|Water resources & construction materials|
|4||Dr.Aju Mathew George||Water and Wastewater treatment|
|Adsorption Technology with synthesis of novel low cost biosorbents|
|Optimization techniques of water and wastewater technologies|
|Electrochemical water treatment|
|Microbial Fuel cell|
|Environmental Management( LCA and LCC)|
|5||Dr. Femy M Makkar||Geotechnical Engineering|
|Computer Science & Computer Applications|
|6||Dr.Juby Mathew||Data analytics|
|7||Dr. Z.V Lakaparampil||Digital Controllers||Arun S|
|Energy System-Distributed Generation|
|9||Dr S.N Kumar||Biosignal Processing|
|Medical Image Processing and Instrumentation|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|10||Dr. Godwin Raj||Artificial Intelligence|
|Cancer Detection using AI|
|11||Dr. Geevarghese Titus||Biomedical Signal and image Processing|
|Image and video processing|
|Machine Learning and its applications|
|Data compression and analysis|
|13||Dr.P.Ganesan||Thermal and Energy Science|
|14||Dr. Vishal John Mathai||Incremental Sheet Metal Forming|
|Finishing using Biodegradable carrier medium|
|Advanced Machining Techniques|
|15||Dr Joby George||Industrial Engineering|
|16||Dr. Lisa Mathew||Theoretical Computer Science||Nobin Thomas|
|Graph theory||Ann Michael|
|17||Dr. Jacob Philip||Applied Physics||Binu Ani Oommen|
|18||Dr. Jaimon Yohannan||Microwave Electronics||Remya S|
|Dielectric resonators||Priya Joseph|
|Dielectric resonator antennas||Mercy Mathew|
|19||Dr. Soney C George||Polymer Chemistry||Resmi B P|
|20||Dr. Anand K||Polymer Science and Rubber Technology|
|Advanced- Functional Materials|
|Nanoscience and Technology|
|21||Dr.Jacob Philip||Applied Physics|
|22||Dr. Soney C George||Polymer Chemistry||Anish Benny|
Regulations for the award of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy by the APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University
APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU) shall offer research programmes in various disciplines of Engineering, Technology, Architecture,Basic Sciences and Mathematics,Management and allied Inter-disciplinary areas leading to the award of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D). The eligibility, selection, registration, supervision, submission and evaluation of thesis, conduct of Viva-voce shall be regulated as follows:.
Categories of AdmissionThere shall be THREE categories of Ph.D admission as given below:
- Full time scholars of the University with or without fellowship
- Part time scholars who are faculty members of the University Departments or Affiliated College who will be admitted to pursue research towards Ph.D degree while working
- External part-time scholars who work in research organisations or R&D centres recognized by APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University for the purpose of external registration.
Eligibility For admissionCandidates with the following qualifications are eligible for admission to Ph.D.
- Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology, Architecture or a Master’s degree by research in Engineering/Technology with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 are eligible for admission to the Ph.D program with the stipulation that admission to the Masters program should have been based on a valid GATE score.
- Masters degree in Basic Sciences or Mathematics with a minimum CGPA of 6.5.Such candidates should have qualified through national level examinations such as UGC-CSIR NET to be eligible for admission to Ph.D.
- For Ph.D in Management, candidates should have a Masters degree or equivalent PG Diploma in Management with a minimum CGPA of 6.0.They should, in addition, have a Bachelors degree with good academic record and should have qualified in national level examinations such as CAT/JMET/XAT/MAT/ATMA/GATE/UGC.
(a)Candidates with Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology /Architecture or Masters degree in Basic Sciences/Mathematics or Masters degree/equivalent PG Diploma in Management together with a Bachelors degree and having THREE years of teaching experience in AICTE approved colleges or NBA accredited departments.
(b) Those with educational qualifications as in (a) above and having minimum THREE years’ experience in a reputed industry as assessed by the University
(c) Candidates who have fellowship/scholarship support from any Government Agency.