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Faculty Member Details

Staff Id : 01568
Qualification : M.Sc.,Ph.D.,M.Ed.,
Specialization : Materials Science, Analytical Instrumentation
Date of Birth : 09-09-1965
Date of Joining : 29-12-2001
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
Centralised Instrumentation & Service Laboratory (CISL),
Department of Physics, Annamalai University
Annamalai Nagar - 608 002
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 27-
Ph.D. 52

Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 2110--10
Conducted ----1

Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
15 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
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List of Publications - National
G. Sivakumar, K. Mohanraj and S. Barathan, "Effect of Fly ash and Water in Hydrated Blended-Cement Composite, .", Annamalai University Science Journal, Volume 46, Number 0, 2010, pp. 1-4. 2010.
G. Sivakumar, K .Mohanraj, S.senthilmurugan, R.Nithya, and S. Barathan,, "The influence of Chemical Composition on Flyash-Cement Composite,.", Eco-Chronicle,, Volume 3, Number 1, 2008, pp. 37-42. 2008.
D. Govindarajan G. Sivakumar, S. Barathan and R.Goplakrishnan, "Microstructure and Strength of Portland Cement Hydrated with Distilled and Sea water..", Annamalai University Science Journal , Volume 45, Number 0, 2008, pp. 85-90. 2008.
G. Sivakumar, K .Mohanraj, K.Thiruppathi, S. Barathan, Govindarajan, K. Raghu, "FTIR analysis of Flyash Admixtured Cement..", Acta Ciencia Indica,, Volume 33, Number 1, 2007, pp. 1089-1090. 2007.
K .Mohanraj, R.Ravibasker, R.Shanthi, G. Sivakumar, ", Electron Microscopic study of Solid Waste Flyash Blended Cement.", Eco-Chronicle, , Volume 2, Number 2, 2007, pp. 91-96. 2007.
List of Publications - International
K. Kulathuraan, K. Mohanraj, B. Natarajan, " Structural, optical and electrical characterization of nanostructured porous silicon:Effect of current density,.", SpectrochimicaActa Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy,, Volume 152, Number -, 2016, pp. 51-57. 2016.
J. Joy JebaVijila, K. Mohanraj, J.Henry, G. Sivakumar, "Microwave-assisted Bi2Se3 nanoparticles using various organic solvents,.", Spectrachemica Acta Part A: molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, Volume 153, Number -, 2016, pp. 457-464. 2016.
Abirami Muthukannan, J. Henry, G. Sivakumar, K. Mohanraj , "Fabrication and characterization of vacuum evaporated Al:CuSe2 thin films, .", Superlattices and Microstructures, , Volume 89, Number -, 2016, pp. 83-88. 2016.
J. Joy JebaVijila, K. Mohanraj, G. Sivakumar, "Influence of copper concentration on the opto-structural, morphological and electrical properties of novel MoSb2^'xCuxSe2 thin films,.", Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, Volume 41, Number -, 2016, pp. 389-403. 2016.
J. Henry, G. Sivakumar, K. Mohanraj , ", optical, hardness and thermal aspects of TGSP single crystals.", Optik , Volume 127, Number -, 2016, pp. 3650-3654. 2016.
J. Henry, K. Mohanraj, G. Sivakumar,, "Influence of Cissusquadrangularis stabilized AgNPs and its structural, optical, antibacterial analysis: A comparative study, .", Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials , Volume 26, Number -, 2016, pp. 312-319. 2016.
J. Henry, K. Mohanraj, G. Sivakumar, "Electrical and optical properties of CZTS thin films prepared by SILAR method,.", Journal of Asian Ceramic Societies, Volume 4, Number -, 2016, pp. 81-84. 2016.
J. Henry, P. Prema, D.Pathinettam Padiyan, K. Mohanraj, G.Sivakumar , "Shape dependent optoelectrical investigation of Cu2+xCd1 -xSnS4 thin films for solar cell applications, .", New Journal of Chemistry , Volume 40, Number -, 2016, pp. 2609-2618. 2016.
Paul Nesamony Prathiba Jeya Helan, Kannusamy Mohanraj, Sethuramachandran Thanikaikarasan, Thaiyan Mahalingam, Ganesan Sivakumar, P.J. Sebastian,, ". Ethylenediamine Processed Cu2SnS3 Nano Particles via Mild Solution Route, .", Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems, Volume 19, Number 0, 2016, pp. 1-5. 2016, .
Jebadurai Joy Jeba Vijila, Kannusamy Mohanraj, Sethuramachandran Thanikaikarasan, Ganesan Sivakumar, Thaiyan Mahalingam, Luis Ixtlilco, "Influence of copper concentration on the structural and optical properties of chemically deposited CuSbS2 thin films.", Journal of New Materials for Electrochemical Systems, Volume 19, Number -, 2016, pp. 15-19. 2016.
P. Prathiba Jeya Helan, K. Mohanraj, G. Sivakumar,, "Doping of Sn transition metal in CuSe2 thin films and its effect on structural evolvement and opto-electrical properties,.", Applied Physics A , Volume 122, Number -, 2016, pp. 718-721. 2016.
M. Shanmugam, G. Sivakumar and K. Mohanraj, "Assessment of Bamboo Leaf Ash Waste in the Production of Ceramic Electrical Insulator.", International Journal of Current Research,, Volume 8, Number 6, 2016, pp. 33345-33348. 2016.
J.henery, K.Mohanraj, S.Kannan, S.Barathan, G.Sivakumar, "Structural and optical properties of SnS nanoparticles and Electron beam evaporated SnS thin films..", Journal of Experimental Nanoscience,, Volume 10, Number 2, 2015, pp. 78-85. 2015.
E. Esakkiraj, K. Mohanraj, G. Sivakumar, J. Henry, "On the optical properties of lead chalcogenide nanoparticles, nanoparticles. .", Optik, Volume 126, Number -, 2015, pp. 2133-2137. 2015.
S. Kannan, G. Sivakumar, K. Mohanraj , "Sonochemically prepared lead tungstate (PbWO4) microcrystals and their photoluminescence, .", SpectrochimicaActa Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Volume 138, Number -, 2015, pp. 92-98. 2015.
J Henry, K. Mohanraj, G Sivakumar, S Umamaheswari , "Electrochemical and fluorescence properties of SnO2 thin films and its antibacterial activity, .", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, , Volume 143, Number -, 2015, pp. 172-178. 2015.
P. Prathiba Jeya Helan, K. Mohanraj, G. Sivakumar , "Synthesis and characterization of β-Ag2Se and β-AgCuSe nanoparticles starting from a novel inorganic Precursor 4 .", Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China, , Volume 25, Number 7, 2015, pp. 2241-2246. 2015.
A. Ajaypraveenkumar, J. Henry, K. Mohanraj,G. Sivakumar , S. Umamaheswari, "Characterization, luminescence and antibacterial properties of stable AgNPs synthesized from AgCl by precipitation method.", Journal of Materials Science and Technology, Volume 31, Number -, 2015, pp. 1125-1132. 2015.
G. Sivakumar, V. Ananthi, S.Ramanathan, "Fabrication and Evaluation of Synthesised Nano SiC Reinforced Titanium Alloy Composites by Powder Metallurgy Route.", International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology, Volume 4, Number 7, 2015, pp. 1105-1108. 2015.
G.Sivakumar, M.Shanmugam, K.Mohanraj, S.Barathan, , "Production and Properties of Coffee Husk Ash Reinforced Ceramic Electrical Insulator.", International Journal of Recent Scientific Research , Volume 6, Number 12, 2015, pp. 7887-7890. 2015.
P.Saritha, S.Barathan and G.Sivakumar, "Structural, optical and Thermal Properties of Urea Thouriea Lithium sulphate crystal.", Elixir Crystal Research, Volume 82, Number 2229-712x, 2015, pp. 32372-32374. 2015.
A.Arunachalam, S.Dhanapandian, C.Monoharan, G,Sivakumar, "Physical Properties of Zn doped TiO2 thin films with spray Pyrolysis technique and its effects in antibacterial activity, .", Spectrachemica Acta Part A: molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, Volume 138, Number 1386-1425, 2015, pp. 172-178. 2015.
Abirami Muthukannan G. Sivakumar & K. Mohanraj, "Influence of Equimolar Concentration on Structural and Optical Properties of Binary Selenides Nanoparticles, .", Particulate Science and Technology, Volume 32, Number 0, Apr 2014, pp. 392-398. 2014, doi.org/10.1080/02726351.2014.880978.
Kumaravel PRABHU, Selvaraj KANNAN, Johnson HENRY, Ganesan SIVAKUMAR and Kannusamy MOHANRAJ, , "Undoped and Metal Doped ZnS Nanoparticles by Precipitation Method.", Walailak J Sci & Tech , Volume 11, Number 9, Nov 2014, pp. 795-801. 2014.
K.Prabu, K.Mohanraj, S.Kannan, S.Barathan, G.Sivakumar, , "Effect of pH, L-Arginine Concentration, and Aging Time on Selenium Nanostructures.", Synthesis and reactivity in inorganic metal organic and nano-metal chemistry, Volume 44, Number 3, 2014, pp. 383-388. 2014.
Hariharan V, Shanmugam M, Amutha K. and Sivakumar G, "Preparation and Characterization of Ceramic Products Using Sugarcane Bagasse ash Waste,.", Research Journal of Recent Sciences, Volume 3, Number -, 2014, pp. 67-70. 2014.
Johnson Henery, Kannusamy Mohanraj, Selvaraj Kannan, Seshathiri Brathan, Ganesan Sivakumar, , "Effect of Butanol and propylene Glycol in amorphous MnO2 nanoparticles.", Walailak Journal of science and Technology , Volume 11, Number 9, 2014, pp. 795-801. 2014.
S Kanna, K Mohanraj,, K Prabhu, S Barathan and G Sivakumar ,, "Synthesis of Selenium nanorods with assistance of biomolecule,.", Bulltein of Material Science, , Volume 37, Number 7, 2014, pp. 1631-1635. 2014.
K.Amutha, G.Sivakumar and R.Elumalai,, "Comparison Studies of Quartz And Biosilica Influence On The Porcelain Tiles,.", International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research,, Volume 5, Number 3, 2014, pp. 102-105. 2014.
G. Sivakumar, V. Ananthi, , "Silicon Carbide Powder from Rice Husk: Preparation and Characterization.", International Review of Mechanical Engineering , Volume 8, Number 4, 2014, pp. 816-819. 2014.
G.Sivakumar, V. Hariharan, M. Shanmugam, K., "Fabrication and Properties of Bagasse Ash Blended Ceramic Tiles .", International Journal of ChemTech Research,, Volume 6, Number 12, 2014, pp. 4991-4994. 2014.
Palanisamy Saritha, Seshathri Barathan, Ganesan Sivakumar, , "Growth and Analysis of Urea Thiourea Sodium Sulphate Crystal,.", IOSR, Journal of Applied Physics, , Volume 4, Number 4, 2013, pp. 38-41. 2013, 2278-4861.
K. Amutha and G. Sivakumar,, "Analytical analysis of synthesized biosilica from bioresidues.", Spectrachemica Acta Part A: molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, Volume 584, Number -, 2013, pp. 219-222. 2013, 1386-1425.
K. Amutha and G. Sivakumar,, "Adherence of the biosilica to the bioceramic tiles, .", International Journal of Development Research. , Volume 3, Number 12, 2013, pp. 65-67. 2013, 2230-9926.
J.Henry, K.Mohanraj, S.Kannan, S.Barathan, and G.Sivakumar , "Effect of Selenium doping on structure and optical properties of SnS:Se thin films by electron beam evaporation method.", European Physics, Journal of Applied Physics, , Volume 61, Number 1, 2013, pp. 1-4. 2013.
Palanisamy Saritha, Seshathri Barathan, Ganesan Sivakumar , , "Synthesis and Characterization of a Novel Urea Thiourea Sodium Sulphate Crystal, .", International Journal of Current Research, , Volume 5, Number 12, 2013, pp. 3715-3718. 2013, .
V.Hariharan and G.Sivakumar, "Studies on synthesized nanosilica obtained from Bagasse ash.", International journal of Chemtech Research, Volume 5, Number 3, 2013, pp. 1263-1266. 2013.
J.henery, K.Mohanraj, S.Kannan, S.Barathan, G.Sivakumar, , "Influence of zirconium concentration on optical characteristics of nanostructured zirconium diselenite ingorganic cation exchanger,.", Journal of optoelectronics and advanced materials ,, Volume 15, Number 9-10, 2013, pp. 1047-1051. 2013, .
J. Henry, K. Mohanraj, S. Kannan, S. Barathan and G. Sivakumar, , "Morphological and optostructural studies on hydrazine hydrate Assisted zr(seo3)2 nanoparticles, .", Journal Chil. Chem. Soc., Volume 58, Number 2, 2013, pp. 1759-1762. 2013,.
P. Saritha, S. Barathan and G. Sivakumar, , "The effect of silica fume on dielectric constant of ordinary Portland cement and High alumina cement paste, .", Asia pacific journal of Research, Volume 2, Number 8, 2013, pp. 170-178. 2013.
E. Esakkiraj, S.P. Sheik Abdul Kadhar, J. Henry, K. Mohanraj, S. Kannan, S. Barathan, G. Sivakumar, , "Optostructural and vibrational characteristics of Cu:CdS nanoparticles by precipitation method,.", Optik , Volume 124, Number -, 2013, pp. 5229-5231. 2013.
K. Amutha and G. Sivakumar,, "Densification behavior of bioceramic tiles from bioresidue.", IEEE, Volume -, Number -, 2013, pp. 130-132. 2013, 10.1109/ICANMEET.2013.6609257. .
G.Sivakumar, V.Hariharan and S.Barathan,, "Preparation of Bio-cement using sugarcane bagasse ash and its Hydration behavior,.", International Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology Research (IJSETR),, Volume 2, Number 10, 2013, pp. 1887-1889. 2013, .
G. Sivakumar, V. Hariharan and K. Abith,, "Effect of cadmium ion source on the properties of CDS thin film grown by chemical bath deposition, .", Elixir Optical materials, vol.48, 9433-9436., Volume 48, Number 0, 2012, pp. 9433-9436. 2012.
K. Mohanraj, S. Kannan, S. Barathan and G. Sivakumar, "Preparation and characterization of nano SiO2 from corncob ash by precipitation method, .", Optoelectronics and Adavanced Materials , Volume 6, Number 3-4, 2012, pp. 394-397. 2012, 1842-6573.
E. Subramanian, R. Dhana Ramalakshmi, N. Vijayakumar and G. Sivakumar,, "Hybrid composite materials of anatase titania and conducting polyaniline: properties and chemical sensor application, .", Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences, Volume 19, Number -, 2012, pp. 237-244. 2012.
G. Sivakumar and K. Amutha, "Studies on Silica obtained from cow dung ash, .", Advanced Materials Research, , Volume 584, Number -, 2012, pp. 470-473. 2012, 1022-6680.
G. Sivakumar, K. Amutha and V. Hariharan, , "Structural and Morphological Studies on Nanosilica from Treated Bagasse and Rice Straw.", IEEE, Volume -, Number -, 2011, pp. 241-243. 2011, DOI: 10-1109/ICONSET.2011.6167930.
G. Anbalagan, G. Sivakumar, A.R. Prabakaran and S. Gunasekaran, "Spectroscopic characterization of natural chrysotile, .", Vibrational spectroscopy, , Volume 52, Number 0, 2010, pp. 122-127. 2010.
K. Amutha, R. Ravibaskar and G. Sivakumar,, "Extraction, Synthesis and Characterization of Nanosilica and Characterization of Nanosilica from Rice Husk Ash,.", International Journal of Nano Technology and Application, Volume 4, Number 1, 2010, pp. 61-66. 2010.
G. Sivakumar, K. Mohanraj and S. Barathan, , "Dielectric study on Flyash Blended Cement, .", E-Journal of Chemistry,, Volume 6, Number 1, 2009, pp. 231-236. 2009, 0973-4945.
G. Sivakumar and R. Ravibaskar, "Investigation on the hydration properties of the Rice Husk Ash Cement Using FTIR and SEM, .", Applied Physics Research, , Volume 1, Number 2, 2009, pp. 71-77. 2009.
K. Thirupathi, S. Barathan, N. Anandhan and G. Sivakumar, , "Effect of Fly Ash and Water in Hydrated SRPC –A FTIR Study.", Applied Physics Research,, Volume 1, Number 2, 2009, pp. 59-67. 2009.
R. Nithya, S. Barathan, M. Gopalakrishnan, G. Sivakumar and B. Gopbinath, , "The Hydration of Heavy Metal Salts Admixtured High Alumina Cement -A X-Ray Diffraction Study.", Applied Physics Research,, Volume 1 , Number 2, 2009, pp. 19-24. 2009.
K. Veluchamy, S. Barathan and G. Sivakumar and N. Anandhan, , "X-Ray Diffraction Analysis on the Effect of Silica fume and water in Blended Cement Paste.", International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, , Volume 4, Number 11, 2009, pp. 2369-2376. 2009.
K. Mohanraj and G. Sivakumar, , "Hydration of Fly ash Blended Paste,.", Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences, , Volume 28, Number 1-2, 2009, pp. 7-16. 2009.
G. Sivakumar, Md. R. Ahmed, S. Parthiban, S. P. Meenakshisundaram and S. C. Mojumdar, , "The Effect of Co2+ Doping on Tetra (Thiourea) Copper (I) Chloride Crystals .", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, , Volume 94, Number 0, 2008, pp. 53-57. 2008.
K. Palanikumar, G. Sivakumar and J. Paulo Davim, , ", Development of an empirical model for surface roughness in the machining of Al/SiC particulate composites by PCD tool, .", International journal of Materials & Product Technology, , Volume 32, Number 2/3, 2008, pp. 318-322. 2008.
List of Conferences - National
M. Shanmugam, G. Sivakumar and K. Mohanraj, Fabrication and Technological Properties of Coffee Husk Ash Blended Ceramic Electrical Insulators, National Conference On Advanced Materials , Mar 21-22, 2016, SSN College of Engineering, Chennai-603110, pp. 21-21. Dept.of Physics, SSN College of Engineering, .
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
Life Member, The Indian Science congress Association - L21099