J.Balakumar M.Sc.,B.Ed.,Ph.D.,

Name : J.Balakumar M.Sc.,B.Ed.,Ph.D.,

Designation : HEAD &Associate professor of chemistry

Area of specialization: Nanomaterials

E-mail id :  balakumarmtn@gmail.com

Department  : Chemistry (General)

Academic qualification

S.No Degree/ Diploma Subject Institution University Year of Passing
1. SSLC —– NAAM High School, Rajapalayam. State Board 1978
2. PUC —– GVN College, Kovilpatti. Madurai Kamaraj University 1979
3. B.Sc Chemistry Sri Paramakalyani College, Alwarkurichi. Madurai Kamaraj University 1982
4. M.Sc  Chemistry Madurai Kamaraj University extension centre, Palayamkottai. Madurai Kamaraj University 1984
5. B.Ed Physical science Annamalai University, Chidambaram Annamalai University, Chidambaram          1988
6. Ph.D chemistry CPA College, Bodinayakanur. Madurai Kamaraj University 2017

Total teaching experience at MTN College: 27 years & 6 Months


Course Title University
Ph.D Photocatalytic degradation studies of organic pollutants by using surface modified Zno nanoparticles Madurai Kamaraj University

Articles published in college proceedings

S.No College name Date Title ISBN Number
1. MTN College 31-07-2015 Photocatalytic decolourization of congored by using Bi17V3O33/ Zno nanocomposites 938539920-9

Participated in Seminar/ Workshop/ Conference

S.No Date Title Institution State/National/ International
1. 09-03-2013 Emerging Trends in chemistry Sourastra college, Madurai. National
2. 26-02-2015 to 27-02-2015 Frontier areas in chemistry Thiagarajar College, Madurai. National

Paper presented in seminar/ Workshop/Conference

S.No Date Title Institution State/ National/ international
1. 18-09-2014 to 19-09-2014 Visible light driven photo degradation of crystal violet using Zno / Bi2Mo3O12 Nano composites CPA College, Bodinayakanur National
2. 30-01-2015 to 31-01-2015 Structural and Photocatalytic properties of Nickel doped Zno by using Hibiscus flower extract as capping agent. Vivekananda College, Thiruvedagam. National
3. 31-07-2015 Photocatalytic decolourization of congored by using Bi17V3O33/ Zno nanocomposites MTN College, Madurai. National

Positions Held: (in MTN College)

S.No Position
1. Head & Associate Professor / Chemistry
2. Examination committee member
3. Science and communication club – convener
4. Blood donors club – convener

Present Positions: (Holding outside MTN College)

S.No Position Institution
1. University Nominee (MKU) Kaleeswari College, Sivakasi.

Other Achievements (if any): Nil.