Principal

Dr. K. Umadevi, M.E., Ph.D.,
Principal

Dr. K. Umadevi has been working as a Principal of Sengunthar Engineering College (Autonomous), Tiruchengode since 2021. She has possessed more than 19 years of experience in Teaching.

She obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from University of Madras, Chennai. She completed her Master's Degree in Power Electronics from Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore. She did her Ph.D. at Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

She registered her stamp as a lecturer and her hard work led her to possess Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor & Head and now she is carrying out her duties and responsibilities as Principal of Sengunthar Engineering college(Autonomous).

Her thirst and passion in the field of engineering made her write many articles and she has published 40 Technical Papers in Reputed Journals, presented 25 papers in National and International Conference and she published 10 books in various titles for-instance, ”Simulation and Experimental Analysis of Brushless Permanent Magnet DC Motor”, “Microprocessors-Vol I and II”, “Power Electronics”, “Solid State Drives”,” Finite Element Analysis for Electrical Engineering”, “Embedded Systems” and “Renewable Energy Sources”.Her unquenchable quest in her field helped her to publish 3 patents .

Her work perfection made her to hold the positions like Reviewer in some of the reputed journals. She is Life Member of ISTE, IE(I), IASTER and Annual Member of IEEE.

Her area of specialization is Power Electronics, Electrical Machines, Finite Element Method, Microprocessors and Microcontroller, Embedded systems, IoT, Wireless network , Electrical drives, Wireless Communication and Cloud Security.

Her talent, ambition and broad skills experience promoted her to receive various accolades and awards. She received Dr.A.P.J Abdul kalam award for Innovative Research Award, Outstanding Faulty Award, Best Engineer Women Award, The Best Teacher Award and Senior Women Educator & Scholar Award.

She has guided many Under Graduate projects and Post Graduate projects under different areas in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and VLSI Design currently, she is guiding 5 Ph.D. Scholars under her able guideship.