A vibrant Mechanical Engineer encompasses nearly three decade of academic experiencethrough premierHigher Learning Technical Institutions, groomingvivaciousEngineers and Technocrats occupied legendary position.Her Mechanical Engineering degree attained from Government College of Technology, Coimbatore paved her toachieveM Tech. – Energy Engineering from Regional Engineering College, Trichy.The innovative research workpiloted to turn out 20 PhD’s is the remark of the International reviewer is her special triumph for the PhD proficient from National Institute of Technology, Trichy.

She started her career in 1988,with the enriched experience of 29 years in engineering college organized FDPs, Conferences and Workshops sponsored by AICTE, MNRE, Anna University, Entrepreneur Development Agency, DST, IISC-Bangalore, MHRD, BHEL and international organizations of 80 and 15 at National and International level respectively. In additionshe publishedarticles in 32International and 116 National conference papers and 15 publications in reputed journals with great impact factorlead her in guiding and grooming thousands of under graduate and post graduate engineers with intrinsic worth. At present 7 research scholars are pursuing their Ph.D and produced 3 research candidates.

She is a member of Board of Academic Advisory Committee, Examinations and Research Committee of Anna University Chennai, National Institute of Technology -Trichy, Thiyagarajar College of Engineering –  Madurai, Government College of Technology – Coimbatore, Sathyabama University – Chennai,  SHASTRA university – Thanjavur,  Government College of Engineering – Salem, PeriyarManiammai University – Thanjavur, Tamilnadu Public Service Commission – Chennai ,BHEL – Trichy, TEDA, VIT, Vellore, DRDA etc.

The Academic and Administrative experience of more than 20 years acclaimed her to be a Principal since 2008in renowned Engineering Collegeredefined the Engineers and Technocrats known for their renowned potential skills. The key rolesavowed by her are, Staff club Secretary, NSS Officer, ISTE students and staff chapter Coordinators, Renewable Energy Coordinator, Management Representative for ISO 9000 and 14000, NBA Coordinator,NAACCoordinator, Program Coordinator of PURA (Providing Urban Amenities to Rural Areas),Dr APJ’s unique dream project.The exclusive academic positions attained are HOD, Dean-Planning & Development, Dean -Academic andPrincipal in Engineering College.Currently guiding Ph.D Scholars and approved guide of Anna University, Sathyabama University, Periyar Maniammai University, etc.

Her collectiveproficiencygainedto achievecollaborative funded projects from DRDA, AICTE, MNRE, MHRD, DST and WEP- CANADAfor a tune of 122.63 Lakhsis her distinction. Her vital research alliances are with Indian and international organizations of Canada, Malaysia, South Africa, Singapore and UK.She honored with Best Teacher Award, Eminent Educationist Award for Outstanding Achievement in Teaching Field of Activities and Best Personalities of India – 2014 Award.

Dr. R. Nalini  M.Tech.,Ph.D
Principal – Angel College of Engineering & Technology