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Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan

Assistant Professor (SG)

Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan currently serves as Assistant Professor (SG) at the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore. Education 2020: Ph. D. in Environmental Engineering Dept of. . .

Qualification: B-Tech, M.Tech, Ph.D
c_prakash@cb.amrita.edu

Bio

Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan currently serves as Assistant Professor (SG) at the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore.

Education

  • 2020: Ph. D. in Environmental Engineering
    Dept of Civil Engineering, NIT Calicut, India.
  • 2004-2006: M.Tech in Environmental Engineering and Management
    IIT Kanpur, India.
  • 2000-2004: B. E. in Civil Engineering
    PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.

Experience

YEAR AFFILIATION
2021 – Present Assistant Professor (SG), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
2014 – 2021 Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
2010 – 2014 Assistant Professor (Or. Gr.), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
2009 – 2010 Project Manager, Repco Infrastructure Ltd., Chennai
2008 – 2009 Design Engineer, Camp Dresser and McKee (CDM), Chennai Office
2006 – 2008 Manager, Reliance Industries Ltd. (NMSEZ Office), Navi Mumbai

Technical Skill Asset

  • Research – Proficient in handling analytical instruments like HPLC-UV/PDA, GC-ECD/MS, HPTLC, AAS,TOC
  • Teaching – Subjects handled – Environmental Engineering, Geo technical and Foundation, Geology, Environmental science, Estimation and Quantity surveying, Design and Drawing and other UG labs
  • Software 
    • Environmental – EPANET, Watergems, ARCGIS
    • Road Design – MXRoad
    • Structural – STAAD

Projects and Consultancies

  • Research Project:
    • Treatment of Pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCPs) using Advanced Oxidation Process (Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, 2018)
    • Characterization and bioremediation of pesticide contamination in soil (IIT Kanpur, 2005)
  • Consultancies:
    • Design and implementation of  water and wastewater lines for the SEZ projects (2009)
    • Live in lab projects (2014)
    • Preparation of feasibility report for setting up of 100 TPD capacity construction and demolition waste in Coimbatore city municipal corporation limit (2017).
    • Design of sustainable infrastructure, Design of commercial building (2018)
Publications

Conference Paper

Study on Performance of Concrete Made with Copper Slag and Mineral Admixtures

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, Lalith Prakash E., K. Siva Kavinesh, Ambrish Adithiya, G. Sarath Sanjeev, Sriram Gnanaprakasam, Gautham Sukumar

Publisher : Springer Nature

Heterogeneous photo catalytic process using TiO2 for removing Levetiracetam in water – A study

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, Ananth Kumar M., S G Thampi, M Ananthkumar, A C Bharath Krishnaa, Malavika Sasi, L Tejashwi

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 872(1),012134

Study on the efficiency of CFRP and GFRP in corrosion resistance of rebar embedded in concrete

Authors : Dr. Mini K. M., Ananth Kumar M., Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, Sharma, S.V., Krishnaa, A.C.B.

Publisher : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering

Effect of dyeing and textile industry on noyyal river water quality, Tiruppur – A case study

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, Ajith Babu, S. Abinaya

Publisher : International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology

Micro water distribution networks: A participatory method of sustainable water distribution in rural communities

Authors : Dr. R. Ramkrishnan, Dr. Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Lalith Prakash E., Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh, Renjith Mohan, M. Nitin Kumar, Deepak Brahmanandan, and M. Ananth Kumar

Publisher : Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), 2016

Use of rice husk ash as an adsorbent to remove contaminants in water and comparison with advanced oxidation process – A study

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, K. S. Swarnalakshmi, S. Nivetha, and A. S. Nair

Publisher : Materials Today: Proceedings

Use of TiO2 and Rice Husk Ash to study the removal of Reactive Yellow Dye as contaminant in water

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, A. Akshaya, D. Unni, and G. Keerthana

Publisher : Materials Today: Proceedings

Use of TiO2 for removing emerging contaminant in water – Amoxicillin as a case study

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, S G Thampi, AC Bharath krishnaa, Malavika Sasi

Publisher : IOP Conference Series:

Optimisation of system parameters for the removal of Metformin in a photocatalytic reactor employing TiO2

Authors : Dr. Prakash Chinnaiyan, S G Thampi, AC Bharath Krishnaa, Malavika Sasi and L Tejashwi2

Publisher : IOP Materials Science and Engineering

Journal Article

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