Dr.I.S.StephanThangaiah holds Ph.D in the faculty of Mechanical Engineering from Anna University with an illustrious career in industry over 2.5 decades in the fields of Designing, Manufacturing, Plant Engineering, Project Planning and Execution from concept to commercial production of Process Industries.He has obtained M.E in Refrigeration and Air-conditioning from College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, Chennai. He earned M.B.A in Operations Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi. He has also completed one-year “Business Leaders Programme” on strategic management at Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.Also he is associated as an External Faculty for the past ten years in the department of Industrial Engineering, Anna University, Chennai to teach P.G course in Quality Engineering and Management.

He has supervised one Ph.D scholar and guided real time environment projects for M.E, M.B.A and M.S courses. He has published 9 papers in International/ National Journals and 21 papers in International/ National Conferences. His research interests areReengineering, Manufacturing Systems, Value Chain Analysis, Balanced Scorecard,Energy Management and Industrial Refrigeration.As a young Engineer in 1989, he developedcommercially successful fluidized bed combustion package type steam boiler for modern rice mills by using agro-waste as fuel.

He is a Life Fellow Member of Institution of Engineers (India), Life Member of Indian Institution of Plant Engineers, Indian Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers, Indian Welding Society and Operational Research Society of India. He is also a Chartered Engineer.

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Robotryst – 2014, National Level Robotics Championship

Magnites participation in Robotryst 2014

Students being awarded during Robotryst 2014