Dr.C.JOSEPH KENNADY 

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0422-2614320 , 09487846535

 


  • Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai.
    Ph.D., Chemistry (
    1996)
    Place of work: Central Electrochemical Research Institute. - (CECRI), Karaikudi, India."

  • St.Joseph (autonomous College), Trichy
    M.Sc., Chemistry (
    1988)

  • Dr.Zakir Husain College, Ilayangudi
    B.Sc., Chemistry (
    1986)

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Teaching with research           : 12 years

Industry with research            : 04 years & 05 months

Research                                  : 09 years

 

Teaching

June 2012  to Till date               : Professor & Registrar, Karunya University

February 2008 to 21.6.2012     : Professor of Chemistry & Controller of Examinations

                                                  Karunya University, Coimbatore.

October 2005 to January 2008 : Associate Professor & Controller of Examinations

  (from 10.08.2006)

                                                  Karunya University, Coimbatore.

October 2003 to October2005 : Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

                                                  Karunya University, Coimbatore.

January2002 to October 2003    : Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemistry

                                                  Karunya University, Coimbatore.

 

Industry with research

 

July 1998 to December2001    : Works Manager(Flashlight Plant),

                                                  Shervani Industrial Syndicate Ltd., Allahabad (UP), India.

July 1997 to June 1998 : Manager-Technology, Department of Technology,

                                                  Shervani Industrial Syndicate Ltd., Allahabad (UP), India.

 Research

 

July1988 to June 1997             : RF, SRF & RA, Electro organic and Industrial Metal Finishing Divisions,

                                                 Central Electrochemical Research Institute,

 (CECRI) Karaikudi, India

 

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS

Research

 Awarded Senior Research Fellowship and Research Associateship by CSIR, New Delhi.

  Successfully carried out many research projects of national importance as Co-investigator.

  Guided  M.Sc. M.Phil. & M.Tech. students for their project work.

Industry

  Successfully completed process documentation for metal finishing processes.

  Designed, installed and commissioned New Effluent Treatment plant.

  Instrumental in completing and commissioning of new Metal Finishing Plant.

Academic

  Instrumental in starting PG programme in Chemistry and Nanotechnology.

  Commissioned first ever electrochemical lab in Karunya

  Guided 4 Ph.D and guiding 4 Ph.D

  Chaired the high level committee for formulating Research Regulation of the university.

  Streamlined and automated many functions of the Office of the Controller of Examinations.

  Served as Chairman and Member in various committees of the university including review

 committee on M.Phil/Ph.D regulations.

  To implement Choice Based Credit System from 2013 onwards

 

MEMBERSHIP

  Life Fellow member of the Electrochemical Society of India, IISc, Bangalore.

  Active member of the Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology,

 CECRI, Karaikudi.

  Member-Board of studies of various universities and colleges.

  Finance Committee and Academic Council member of Karunya University.

 

OTHER ACTIVITIES

 Member Secretary in the Academic Council and Planning and Monitoring Board

  Member in Finance Committee and Board of Management

  Member in the University Steering Committee.

  Member in the University Academic Administrative Coordination Committee.

  Served as Dean (Academic Affairs) i/c from 13.08.11 to 04.02.12

  Convenor for the Convocation ceremony of the University from 2008 onwards.

  Steering Committee member for University`s Technical event MINDKRAFT

  Steering Committee member for University`s Sports event Evangeline Memorial Tourname  (EMT)

  Rendering help to the Old Age Home, Tuition Centre, etc through SEESHA (Voluntary organization)

  Community Health Service through NSS

 

PUBLICATION DETAILS

            International Journal    : 18

            National Journal          : 08

            Conferences               : 28

            Patents                       : 01

 

 INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS PUBLISHED

  

1.      Electrodeposition of Ni-W Alloy from Citrate Electrolyte Containing Anisaldehyde as Inhibitor

U.Pramode Kumar, C.Joseph Kennady

Journal of Research in Chemistry and Environment  Vol.4  Issue 4 (184-191), Oct.2014

 

2.      Development of High Performance Magnetic Ni-Fe-W-S Thin Film for Micro Electro Mechanical System

R.Kannan, S.Ganesan, P.Esther and Dr.C.Joseph Kennady

International Journal of Thin Films Science and Technology, 2 No.3, 233-244 (2013)

 

3.      Effect of benzaldehyde on the properties of zinc-nickel alloy electrodeposits from EDTA bath.

K.Juliet Gnana Sundari, C.Joseph Kennady, S.Rajendran

Asian J. Research Chem. 3(4) (2010) 1044-1049

 

4.      Effect of sodium tungstate on the properties of electrodeposited nanocrystalline Ni-Fe-W films

P.Esther, C.Joseph Kennady

Journal of Non-Oxide Glasses 1(1) (2010) 35 - 44.

 

5.      Structural and magnetic properties of electrodeposited Ni-Fe-W thin films.

P.Esther, C.Joseph Kennady, P.Saravanan, T.Venkatachalam

Journal of Non-Oxide Glasses 1(3) (2009) 301 - 309.

 

6.      Electroreduction of carbonyl compounds at a Ti/ceramicTiO2 cathode.

D.Vasudevan, C.Joseph Kennady

Journal of Applied Electrochemistry (UK), 38 (2008) 403 - 408.

 

7.      Effect of organic additives on the magnetic properties of electrodeposited CoNiP hard magnetic films.

R.N. Emerson, C. Joseph Kennedy, S. Ganesan

Thin Solid Films 515 (2007) 3391 - 3396.

 

8.      Effect of phosphorous source materials on the electrodeposition of CoNiP magnetic films.

R.N. Emerson, C. Joseph Kennedy, S. Ganesan

Journal of Applied Sciences 6(1) (2006) 227 - 232.

 

9.      Indirect electrooxidation of crotyl and cinnamyl alcohol using a Ni(OH)2 electrode.

J. Rethinam, C. Joseph Kennady

Journal of Applied Electrochemistry 34 (2004) 371 - 374

 

10.  Thermally coated Ti/TiO2 as cathode material for the synthesis of succinic and dihydrophthalic acids.

C.Joseph Kennady, A.J. Rethinam

Journal of Applied Electrochemistry 33 (2003) 831 - 834

 

11.  Effect of various sulphates on chromium plating

C. Joseph Kennady, R. Sekar, Jacintha Gnana Mary

Bulletin of Electrochemistry 15 (1999) 233 - 237.

1.      Effect of trivalent iron and trivalent chromium ions on chromium Planting

C. Joseph Kenandy, R. Sekar, Nirmala Baby

Bulletin of Electrochemistry 15 (1999) 195 - 198.

 

2.      Influence of potassium iodate on chromium deposition

C. Joseph Kennady, A. Aruna, RM. Krishnan, Sobha Jayakrishnan, S. Sriveeraraghavan,     

S.R. Natarajan.

Bulletin of Electrochemistry 12 (1996) 283 - 287.

 

3.      Zinc electrodeposition from acetate solutions

R.M. Krishnan, C.J. Kennady, S. Jayakrishnan, S. Sriveeraraghavan, S.R. Natarajan

Metal Finishing 94 (10) (1996) 43 - 46.

 

4.      Electrodeposistion of nickel - tungsten alloys

R.M. Krishnan, C. Joseph Kennady, Sobha Jayakrishnan, S. Sriveeraraghavan, S.R. Natarajan

Metal Finishing 93 (7) (1995) 33 - 39

 

5.      Pit - free nickel electroplating

K. Karupusamy, R. Anantharam, C. Joseph Kennady, R.M. Krishnan, S.R. Natarajan

       Metal Finishing 90 (5) (1992) 15 - 19.

 

6.      Indirect electroreduction of o-nitrophenol to o-aminophenol on titanium dioxide coated titanium electrodes

C. Ravichandran, C. Joseph Kennady, S. Chellammal, S. Thangavelu, P.N. Anantharaman

Journal of Applied Electrochemistry 21 (1991) 60 - 63.

 

7.      Electroless cobalt-phosphorus deposition

C. Joseph Kennady, K.N. Srinivasan, M. Selvam, S. Guruviah

Bulletin of Electrochemistry 6 (4) (1990) 418 - 419

 

8.      Characteristics of fluoborate solutions with titanium for cadmium electrodeposistion

V.S. Vasantha, SM. Silaimani, A. Ganeshkumar, C. Joseph Kennady, G. Akila, Sobha Jayakrishnan, S. Sriveeraraghavan, Malathy Pushpavanam, RM.Krishnan, S. Guruviah, S.R. Natarajan.

Bulletin of Electrochemistry 6 (1) (1990) 44 - 45

 

NATIONAL JOURNALS PUBLISHED

 

1.   Crystalline structure and electro-organic applications of Ti/TiO2 electrode prepared by thermal

      decomposition of titanium tetraisopropoxide.

     K.Parameswari, C.Joseph Kennady

     Karunya Journal of Research, 3(1) (2011) 55-60

 

2.   Effect of salicylaldehyde on the properties of zinc-nickel alloy electrodeposits from EDTA bath.

K.Juliet Gnana Sundari, C.Joseph Kennady, S.Rajendran

     Karunya Journal of Research, 3(1) (2011) 61-73

 

3.   Structural and Electrochemical properties of Ti/TiO2 Electrode prepared from TiCI3 by

thermal Decomposition Method.

K.Parameswari, C.Joseph Kennady

J. Electrochem Soc. India, 59(1/2) (2010) 24-28

 

        4.  Characteristics of Electrodeposited Zinc-Nickel Alloy fromAlkaline Bath Containing EDTA.

             K.Juliet Gnana Sundari,.C.Joseph Kennady and S.Rajendran

            J. Electrochem Soc. India, 59(1/2) (2010) 29-34

 

5.  Mechanical and magnetic properties of nonostructured CoNiP films.

R.N. Emerson, C. Joseph Kennady, S. Ganesan

PRAMANA Journal of Physics 67 (2) (2006) 341 - 349

 

6.  Magnetic and structural properties of CoNiP film electrodeposited from solutions with organic

Additives.

R.N. Emerson, C. Joseph Kennady, S. Ganesan

J. Electrochem Soc. India, 55(2/3) (2006) 59-64

 

7.  Electrodeposition of CoNiP magnetic thin films from ammonium chloride based electrolyte.

R.N.Emerson, C. Joseph Kennady, S. Ganesan

J. Electrochem Soc. India, 54(2) (2004) 74 - 77

 

8. Investigation on electrochemical redox behaviour of Ti/TiO2 electrode using glucose

C. Joseph Kennady

J. Electrochem Soc. India 51 (20) (2002) 81 - 84

 

PAPER PRESENTED IN INTERNATIONAL & NATIONAL SEMINAR

 

1.      Inhibitive Effect of Benzaldehyde on Ni-W Alloy Coatings in Acidic Medium

U.Pramod Kumar, C.Joseph Kennady

Paper Presented in the National Conference on Advancement in Materials Science at Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Sept.26-27, 2014

 

2.         Phase Manipulation in TiO2 for better Electro and Photocatalytic Effect 

K.Parameswari, C.Joseph Kennady

Second International Conference Proceedings on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites

ICNM 2014 Page 22

 

3.      Characterization of Chromium Electrodeposits from trivalent electrolyte coated on mild steel U.Pramod Kumar, C.Joseph Kennady

Presented poster in the National Conference on Innovations in Chemistry-Health and Energy (i-CHEM-HE 2014) at Karunya University , Feb.6-8, 2014 

 

4.      Characterization of Chromium Electrodeposits coated on mild steel

U.Pramod Kumar, C.Joseph Kennady

Presented poster in the National Symposium on Nanosciences and Nanotechnology at Karunya University , Sept.30 & Oct.1, 2013

 

5.      Electrodeposition of Chromium - A Trivalent Perceptive

U.Pramod Kumar, C.Joseph Kennady

Presented poster in the National Conference on Molecules To Materials Solving the Problems of Mankind (NCMM-13) at Karunya University, Feb.15-16, 2013

 

6.      Effect of additive on the magnetic properties of electrodeposited Ni-Fe-W alloy fims.

P.Esther, C.Joseph Kennady

Paper presented in REMSEA 2010 at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Tahiland-2010

 

7.      Properties and electro-organic applications of nanocrystalline Ti/TiO2 electrode prepared by anodizing method.

K.Parameswari, C.Joseph Kennady

Paper(A 10-pp20) presented in Fifteenth National Convention of Electrochemists-2010

 

8.      Effect  of benzaldehyde on the properties of zinc-nickel alloy electrodeposits from EDTA bath.

K.Juliet Gnana Sundari, C.Joseph Kennady, S.Rajendran

Paper(C 35-pp84) presented in Fifteenth National Convention of Electrochemists-2010

 

9.      Novel route for the preparation of thermally coated Ti/TiO2 electrode.

K.Parameswari, C.Joseph Kennady

Paper presented in National Conference on Corrosion Assessment and it`s Control-2009

 

10.  Studies on environmentally acceptable alternatives to cadmium coating - zinc alloy coating.

K.Juliet Gnana Sundari, C.Joseph Kennady, S.Rajendran

Paper presented in National Conference on Corrosion Assessment and it`s Control-2009

 

11.  Effect of sodium tungstate on the properties of Ni-Fe-W alloy deposits

P. Esther, C. Joseph Kennady

Paper presented in National Seminar on Advances in Materials Sciences NSAMS - 2009

           

12.  Effect of deposition parameters on tungsten content and properties of Ni-Fe-W nanocrystalline alloy deposits.

P. Esther, C. Joseph Kennady

Paper presented in National Conference on Nanomaterials - 2008.

 

13.  Electrodeposistion of nanostructured magnetic film

R.N. Emerson, C. Joseph Kennady, S. Ganesan.

Paper presented in National Seminar on Recent Advances in Nano Science & Technology 2005.

 

14.  Chromium plating from trivalent electrolytes

C. Joseph Kennady, C. Daniel Yeasudian

Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on Advances in Electrochemical Science and Technology - 2002

 

15.  Electrodeposition of golden yellow colour chromium

C.Joseph Kennady, D.Kiruba, RM.Krishnan

Paper presented in First India International Electroplating and Metal Finishing Congress-IMFCONG-97 - 1997

        

16.  Electrochemical oxidation of high molecular weight alcohols using NiCo2O4 electrode.

C.Joseph Kennady, C.Ravichandran and P.N.Anantharaman.

Paper presented in Symposium on Electrochemical Science and Technology, 1993.

 

17.  Indirect electrochemical oxidation of low molecular weight branched primary alcohols.

C.Ravichandran, C.Joseph Kennady and P.N.Anantharaman.

Paper presented in Symposium on Electrochemical Science and Technology, 1993.

 

18.  Electrodeposition of nickel from perchlorate electrolytes.

S.Sriveeraraghavan, C.Joseph Kennady, RM.Krishnan and S.R.Natarajan.

Paper presented in Fourth National Convention of Electrochemists, 1993.

 

19.  Electroless nickel plating on maraging Steel.

C.Joseph Kennady, K.N.Srinivasan, M.Selvam, RM.Krishnan and S.Guruviah, B.Venkataraman and Murali Saletore

Paper presented in National Seminar on Advances in Plating and Coating Technology, 1989.

 

20.  Some experiences of hard chromium plating on maraging steel

C. Joseph Kennady, S. Sriveeraghavan, R.M. Krishnan, S.R. Natarajan, S. Guruviah, B. Venkataraman and Murli Saletore

Paper presented in National Seminar on Advances in Plating and Coating Technology, 1989.

 

CONFERENCES, SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS PARTICIPATED

 

1.      1st World summit on Accreditation-WOSA 2012, New Delhi, 25th to 28th March 2012.

 

2.      One Day Seminar on Recent Trends in Advanced Chemical Sciences, organized by Department of Chemistry, Karunya University

 

3.      National Conference on Renewable Energy Utilization-Indian Perspective in Gandhigram, Dindugal on 5th and 6th  January 2012. (Served as Member-Organising Committee)

 

4.      Value Education through Effective Examination System, Madurai, organized by Anna University of Technology Madurai on 11.11.2011. (Also the Chief Guest for the Inaugural Function and delivered an invited lecture on `Setting Standards for Question Setting).

 

5.      Seminar on National Knowledge Hub, Coimbatore, organized by FICCI and L & T on 20.09.2011

 

6.      Invited to give a lecture on `Electrodeposition of Magnetic Films1 in the National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Electro Chemical Studies - ETECS-2011 during 25th to 26th March 2011 at Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, Andra Pradesh

 

7.      One day workshop on e-Waste, The Electrochemical Society of India(IISc), Bangalore, 29.01.11

 

8.      EDGE 2010 - Emerging Trends in Global Education, New Delhi, 3rd to 5th March 2012.

 

PATENT FIELD

 

1.   An improved process for the Preparation of Nickel Oxide Electrode Suitable for the Oxidation of Organic Compounds.

     Indian Patent: 262/DEL/1993.

 

 

PERSONAL DETAILS

 

            Father s name              : S.Chinnappan

            Date of Birth               : 30.05.1966

            Nationality                  : Indian

            Religion                       : Christian

            Marital Status              : Married

 

 

 

 

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