Dr. Josephkunju Paul C.


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Dr. Josephkunju Paul C.

Dr. Josephkunju Paul C.

Designation: Professor & Principal

Education: Ph.D

Professional Experience

  • Teaching: 36 years
  • Research: 10 years


  • UG: Kerala University – Mechanical Engineering – M. A. College of Engineering, Kothamangalam
  • PG: Calicut University – Production Engineering – Govt. Engineering College, Thrissur
  • Ph.D.: Cochin University – School of Engineering


1. Experimental analysis of “Conidour type distributors in swirling fluidized bed”, Page 50-52;- National Conference on Manufacturing & Management. August 26-27; 2005, MA College of Engineering, Kothamangalam.

2. Role of Conidour type distributors in Fluidised Bed, Page 18- National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering. December 1-3; 2005, P.A College of Engineering, Mangalore

3. Effects of particle size in swirling fluidized Bed- An Experimental Investigation, Page 115- National conference on Emerging Trends in Physics Electronics and Engineering Science, September 25-26; 2006, JSS College of Arts, Commerce & Science

4. Effect of particle density in swirling fluidized bed – An experimental Investigation, Page 20, International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (Centenary), July 2-4; 2008, IISC Bangalore

5. A genetic algorithm based technique for scheduling of three stage assembly operation in a tyre manufacturing Industry. “COSMA-2009”- National Conference at NIT Calicut, December 2009.

6. “Effect of aging cycles on microstructure and hardness of Ti6Al4V”, National Conference on Recent Advances in Materials and Manufacturing – Madurai- May 2011.

7. “Analysis of property changes in weld heat affected zone of pure titanium, National Conference on Technology Frontiers of Mechanical Engineering: St. Joseph’s College of Engineering – Palai June 2012

8. “Modelling of Wire Electrical Discharge Machining Parameters using Titanium Alloy (Ti- 6Al-4V)”

– International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering – Vol 2, Issue 4, April 2012.

9. “Effect of Aging on Ti6Al14V and Ti54Al 13 Mo IV Alloys” – International Journal of Engineering Sciences Research” Vol 03, Issue 6; Nov – December 2012

10. “Alternate Methodology for de-plugging of Sulphur in the run down lines of SRU Plant” – International journal of Engineering Science & Innovative Technology, Vol 1, Issue 2, Nov. 2012.

11. “Effect of Welding Conditions on Hardness of Commercially Pure Titanium” – AKGEC International Journal of Technology Vol.3 – Issue 2, July -December -2012

12. “Evaluation of Heat Losses in Fire Tube Boiler” – International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering; Vol 2, Issue 12, December – 2012.

13. “Spark Gap Optimization of WEDM Process on Ti6Al4V” – International Journal of Engineering Science and Innovative Technology”- Vol 2, Issue 1, January -2013.

14. “Effect of Work Material and Tool Material on Surface Finish in Turning Operations” – International Journal of Engineering & Innovative Technology, Volume 2, Issue 7, January 2013.

15. “Casting Defect Analysis in Printing Machine Cylinders” – International Journal of Engineering, Economics & Management – Volume 1, Issue 2, February 2013.

16. “Study of spillage of Tio2 production in large conveying system. – International Journal of Emerging Technology & Advanced Engineering, Vol 3, Issue, 2, February 2013.

17. “Rework Reduction in Heat Treatment Plant by Process Improvement” – International Journal of Research in Engineering & Technology Special Edition, March 2014.

18. Optimisation of Tin Coated Carbide Reaming Process on SS 440C using Grey Relational Analysis Vol 1, Issue 8, September 2014. – International Journal of Innovative Research in Advanced Engineering.

19. Influence of Different Grades of Diamond Lapping Paste on Leakage, Pressure Gain and Frequency Response of Hydralic Valve.

– International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering Volume 4, Issue 9, September 2014.

20. Assignment of Weights method for the Optimization of TiN Coated Carbide Reaming.

– International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering & Technology

– Volume 5, Issue 9, September 2014 PP. 31-40

21. Time Study to Compare Different Operation Cycles Included in Manufacturing of Components with Cylindrical Bores.

– International Journal of Scientific Engineering & Technology

– Volume No.3, Issue No. 10 PP 1265-1269, October 2014.

22. Assignment of Weights Method for the Optimization of TiN Coated Carbide Reaming.

– International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering & Technology (IJARET)

– Vol 5, Issue 9, September (2014) PP. 31-40.

23. Influence of different grades of diamond lopping paste on leakage, Pressure gain and frequency response of Hydraulic valve.

– International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering.

– Volume 4, Issue 9, September 2014.

24. Optimization of TiN Coated Carbide Reaming Process on SS 440C using grey relational analysis.

– International Journal of Innovative Research in Advanced Engineering (IJIRAE)

– Volume 1, Issue 8, September 2014.

25. Surface Roughness Optimization of Wire Electrical discharge machining using ABC Algorithm.

– Applied Mechanics and Materials Vols 766-767 (2015), PP. 902-907.

– Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland



1. Organised National Workshop on “Fundamentals of Power Diffraction and Microstructural Characterisation of Materials” in collaboration with Postgraduate and Research Department of Physics, MA College, Kothamangalam and sponsored by UGC – February 6-7, 2012

2. Organised National Workshop on “Spacecraft and Launch Vehicle Technology” – sponsored by AICTE & KSCSTE – February 21, 2014



1. Life Member – Indian Society of Technical Education – LM 5349

2. Life Member – Institution of Engineers India – AM 78992/8

3. Life Member – Indian Red Cross Society – No. 587


Consultancy Projects
1. Sanctioned MODROB for Machine Tool Lab, AICTE – 2003-04
2. Sanctioned MODROB for Measurements Lab, AICTE – 2011-12


Research Interest

– Fluidised Bed

– Machining Parameters in single-point cutting tool


Positions Held

– Professor & HOD – Mechanical Engineering, M.A College of Engineering, Kothamangalam (2010-15)

– Principal – Viswajyothi College of Engineering &Technology, Vazhakulam (2015-20) Miscellaneous Positions held

– Director, B.Tech Centralized Valuation Camp, M.G University, Kottayam

– Chairman, Board of Examinations B.Tech Mechanical Engineering, M.G University, Kottayam.

– Convener- Syllabus revision committee for B.Tech in Mechanical Engg. M.G University, Kottayam.

– Member, Mechanical Engineering Faculty Selection Committee, St. Joseph’s College of Engineering & Technology, Palai.

– Chief Warden, Mens Hostel, M A College of Engineering, Kothamangalam.

– Co-Ordinator, M.Tech Mechanical Engg. Programme, M.A College of Engg. Kothamangalam

– Chief Group Tutor – M A College of Engineering, Kothamangalam

– Staff-in Charge – University Examinations, M A College of Engg. Kothamangalam

– Staff -in Charge – Students Union, M A College of Engineering.

– Staff -in-Charge, Arts Club, MA College of Engineering – Staff-in-Charge, College Magazine, MA College of Engineering

Contact Details 

Email : principalce@saintgits.org

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