International Conference on Advanced Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications


20 - 21 February, 2020

Programme Schedule

Plenary Lectures: 2, Special Lectures: 4 Invited Talks: 26, Total Lectures: 32

Day - 1 (20.02.2020)

Registration: 8.30am to 9.00am

INAUGURATION: 9.00 am to 10.00 am



Speakers name


Plenary Lectures at Auditorium

Chairperson: Prof. R. Jayavel, Anna University, Chennai

Plenary Lecture-1

10.00 am to 10.45 am

Prof. P. Ramasamy

SSN Institutions, Chennai, India

Plenary Lecture-2

10.45 am to 11.30 am

Prof. Jiban Podder

Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh

Tea Break:11.30 am to 11.45 am

Keynote Lectures at Auditorium

Session I – Crystallography and Biophysics

Chairperson: Prof. P. Ramasamy, SSN Institutions, Chennai, India

Keynote Lecture-1

11.45 am to 12.30 pm

Prof. M. N. Ponnuswamy

University of Madras, India

Keynote Lecture-2

12.30 pm to 01.15 pm

Prof. D. Velmurugan

University of Madras, India

Lunch: 1.15 pm to 2.00 pm

Invited Talks at Auditorium

Session II – Materials for Energy Applications

Chairperson: Prof. M. N. Ponnuswamy, University of Madras, India

Invited Talk-1

2.00 pm to 2.30 pm

Dr. P. Murugakoothan

Kandhasamy Naidu College, Chennai, India

Invited Talk-2

2.30 pm to 3.00pm

Dr. R. Krishna

Pondycherry University, India

Invited Talk-3

3.00 pm to 3.30 pm

Dr. S. Sakthivel

IARCPMNM, Hyderabad

Invited Talks at Physics Lecture Hall-1

Session III – Materials and their Characterization

Chairperson: Prof. D. Velmurugan, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, India

Invited Talk-4

2.00 pm to 2.20 pm

Dr. R. Navamathavan

VIT University, Chennai, India

Invited Talk-5

2.20 pm to 2.40 pm

Dr. Muthu Senthil Pandian

SSN College of Engg., India

Invited Talk-6

2.40 pm to 3.00 pm

Dr. R. Ramesh Babu

Bharathidasan University, Trichy, India

Invited Talk-7

3.00 pm to 3.20 pm

Dr. G. Poongodi

QMGC, Chennai-2, India

Invited Talk-8

3.20 pm to 3.40 pm

Dr. M. Karl Chinnu

DAGAC, Viyasarpadi, Chennai, India

Tea Break: 3.30 pm to 3.45 pm

Session IV – Synthesis of Materials and Characterization

Chairperson: Prof. R. Rajasekaran, AVASC, Tiruvannamalai, India

03.45 pm to 04.45 pm : Oral Presentation by Participants

at Auditorium (OP01 – OP06) and Physics Lecture Hall-1 (OP07-OP12)

04.45 pm to 05.30 pm : Poster Presentation by Participants (PO001-PO090)

Day - 2 (21.02.2020)

Registration: 8.30am to 9.00am



Speakers name


Keynote Lectures at Auditorium

Chairperson: Prof. G. Anbalagan, University of Madras, Chennai, India

Keynote Lecture-3

9.00 am to 9.40 am

Prof. R. Jayavel

Anna University, India

Keynote Lecture-4

9.40 am to 10.20 am

Prof. G. Ravi

Alagappa University, India

Tea Break:10.20 pm to 10.30 pm

Invited Talks at Auditorium

Session V – Characterization Techniques

Chairperson: Prof. G. Ravi, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, India

Invited Talk-9

10.30 am to 10.55 am

Dr. N. Vijayan

NPL, New Delhi, India

Invited Talk-10

10.55 am to 11.20 am

Dr. K. Gunasekaran

University of Madras, India

Invited Talk-11

11.20 am to 11.45 am

Dr. C. Ramachandra Raja

GAC, Kumbakonam, India

Invited Talk-12

11.45 am to 12.10 am

Dr. G. Anbalagan

University of Madras, India

Invited Talks at Physics Lecture Hall-1

Session VI – Material Synthesis, Modeling and Simulations

Chairperson: Prof. D. Rajan Babu, VIT, Vellore, India

Invited Talk-13

10.30 am to 10.50 am

Dr. M. Srinivasan

SSN College of Engg., India

Invited Talk-14

10.50 am to 11.10 am

Dr. L. Saravanan

National University of Tainan, Taiwan

Invited Talk-15

11.10 am to 11.30 am

Dr. S. Harikrishna Etti

Bharathiar University, India

Invited Talk-16

11.30 am to 11.50 am

Dr. V. Nirmal Kumar

JAXA, Japan (Skype)

Invited Talk-17

11.50 am to 12.10 pm

Dr. T. S. Renugadevi

WCC, Chennai, India

12.10 am to 01.10 pm : Oral Presentation by Participants

at Auditorium (OP13 – OP18) and Physics Lecture Hall-1 (OP19 – OP27)

Lunch: 1.10 pm to 1.55 pm

Invited Talks at Auditorium

Session VII – Synthesis of Novel Materials

Chairperson: Dr. K. Gunasekaran, University of Madras, India

Invited Talk-18

01.55 pm to 02.20 pm

Dr. D. Rajan Babu

VIT, Vellore, India

Invited Talk-19

02.20 pm to 02.45 pm

Dr. M. Arivanandhan

Anna University, India

Invited Talk-20

02.45 pm to 03.05 pm

Dr. S. Sudhakar

CECRI, Karaikudi, India

Invited Talk-21

03.05 pm to 03.30 pm

Dr. C. Vedhi

VOC College, India

Invited Talks at Physics Lecture Hall-1

Session VIII – Spectroscopy and Other methods of Materials Characterization

Chairperson: Dr. C. Ramachandra Raja, GAC, Kumbakonam, India

Invited Talk-22

01.55 pm to 02.15 pm

Dr. R. Selvaraju

Annamalai University, India

Invited Talk-23

02.15 pm to 02.35 pm

Dr. V. Manimuthu

Southern University of Science and Technology, China

Invited Talk-24

02.35 pm to 02.55 pm

Dr. S. Karthikeyan

DAGAC, Viyasarpadi, Chennai, India

Invited Talk-25

02.55 pm to 03.15 pm

Dr. Y. Sasikumar

Tianjin University of Technology, China

Invited Talk-26

03.15 pm to 03.35 pm

Dr. S. Karthikeyan

MCC, Chennai, India

Tea Break: 3.35 pm to 3.45 pm

03.45 pm to 04.30 pm: Poster Presentation by Participants (PO091-PO193)

VALEDICTORY FUNCTION (4.30 pm to 5.30 pm)