Dr. G. Kulanthaivel, M.E., PGDCA., MIEEE (USA), Ph.D.
Name : Dr. G. Kulanthaivel, M.E., PGDCA., MIEEE (USA), Ph.D.
Job Title : Professor of Electronics Engineering ( Presently on Deputation)
Department : Electrical & Electronics and Communication Engineering
Contact Details : Dr. G. Kulanthaivel, NITTTR,
Taramani, Chennai - 600 013.
Mob : +91-94441 89486
Phone : 044 -2254 5411
Email Id : gkvel@nitttrc.ac.in / gkvel@rediffmail.com

Higher Education

  • B.E., (Electronics and Communication Engineering) from University of Madras
  • M.E., (Microwave and Optical Engineering) from Madurai Kamarajar University
  • P.G.D.C.A., from Alagappa University
  • Ph.D. (Faculty of Information and Communication Engineering) from Anna University
Professional Experience 
  • National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research, Chennai - from Nov 1996 to till date
  • Biomedical Engineer, Madras Medical Mission, Chennai
  • Project Trainee, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
  • Research Scholar, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
Holding Additional Responsibilities
  • Officer in-charge of Communication Technology
  • Assistant Editor(Administration), International Journal of Technical and Vocational Education
Academic Distinctions
  • Won Agilent VEE original software in the Agilent Education Symposium conducted by Agilent Technologies India Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi at Bangalore.
  • Awarded “Leading health professionals of the WORLD 2008” by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England
Training Areas

Involved in the capacity of Course Coordinator/Resource person in QIP Courses covering the following areas:
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Medical Electronics and Telemedicine
  • Computer Networking and Internet Technologies
  • Data Comunication Systems
  • Advanced Communication Systems
  • Digital and Mobile Communications Systems
  • Satellite, Microwave and Fiber Optic Communication Systems
  • Computer Hardware and PC maintenance
  • Virtual Instrumentation using MATLAB and LabVIEW
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for Teaching and Learning System
  • Instructional Design and Delivery System
  • Instructional Materials/Media Development
  • Internet and Web Design
  • Office automation/Information Technology
  • Continuing Education
  • Computerization of Library
Involved as Local coordinator / resource person in the Colombo Plan Staff College for Technician Education (CPSC) Regional / In-country programmes / International seminars.

Involved as one of the Course Coordinator for the 8 weeks Overseas Training Programme on "Developing Technical Education to meet the Global Needs".

Projects Handled
  • Involved in the World Bank assisted project - Tech Ed.III for Andaman Polytechnic in the area of Staff Development & Curriculum revision.
  • Involvoing as one of the Project Investigator in the MHRD-NMEICT Project on " Establishing e-Training Environment for Training Technical Teachers & Students".
  • Involved in the following MHRD/AICTE projects
MHRD Projects
S.No Scheme Title of the Project
1 MOD Installing Intranet within the campus and providing Internet to all the departments (Phase I)
2 MOD Installing Intranet within the campus and providing Internet to all the departments (Phase I)
3 MOD Establishment of Video Conferencing setup for Tele-education/training (under MHRD)
4 MOD Upgrading Computer Networking Laboratory
5 MOD Upgradation of Communication Laboratory for Training Programmes

S.No Scheme Title of the Project
1 R&D Study on Virtual Learning Environment Development for Training Technical Teachers under Hardware Development
2 R&D Study on Virtual Learning Environment Development for Training Technical Teachers

S.No Scheme Title of the Project
1 TAT PC Based instrumentation and Testing Services Lab
2 TAT Infrastructure Development of Multimedia Centre for Production of digital Multimedia presentations
3 TAT Embedded Systems Application Laboratory

AICTE Project
1 AICTE Preparation of Multimedia Learning Package (MMLP) on Internet - Structure and Facilities

NITTTR Project
1 NITTTR Virtual Learning Environment (Virtual NITTTR).

Research work, Paper published / presented in Conference / Seminar
  • Published and presented more than 60 papers in the National / International Journals and conferences / workshops/ seminars.
  • Acted as chairperson in National / International conferences / seminars / symposiums.
  • Acted as Guide / Doctoral Committee members for Ph.D.
  • Acted as External Examiner for Ph.D., PG & UG programmes.