Dr. V. M. PERIASAMY
|B.E||Metalurgy||PSG College of Technology|
|M.E||Industrial Metallurgy||PSG College of Technology|
|Ph.D||Fracture Mechanics||IIT, Madras|
- Served in various capacities as Lecturer, Asst.Professor, Professor and Vice Principal at Government College of Engineering, Salem for over 25 years
- As Principal of Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi, from 2000 to 2005.
- As Principal, Crescent Engineering College from 2005 to 2009.
- As Registrar, B.S.Abdur Rahman University from 2009 to Aug 2013.
- During the tenure at ACCET, Karaikudi, ACCET was elevated to Number 1 position among the 220 Engineering Colleges in Tamilnadu. He started 5 post graduate programs and one undergraduate program at ACCET.
- Under his leadership ACCET got accreditation from National Board of Accreditation, the first Government Engineering College to get accreditation.
- Secured a World Bank Project worth 14.5 Crores to ACCET, Karaikudi
- Member of Indian Institute of Metals, Institution of Engineers and Indian Society for Technical Education
- Served two terms as Syndicate member of Anna University
- Served as Chairman and member of committees constituted by AICTE, Govt.of Tamilnadu, Periyar University and Anna University to inspect various Engineering Colleges
- With his guidance all the U.G and P.G programs of B.S.A Crescent Engineering College, got accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi.
- Under his leadership Crescent Engineering College was conferred with University status by University Grants Commission, Government of India
- Published more than 25 papers in International Journals and presented number of papers in national and International conferences.
- Guided 7 Scholars for Ph.D and presently guiding two scholars
- Member of Board of studies of NIT, Trichy, and PSG College of Technology. Served as Chairman and member of Boards of studies of Madras University, Periyar University and Anna University.
- Served as Member of Board of Management of Thiagarajar Engineering College, Madurai, Sona Engineering College, Salem and KLN Engineering College, Madurai.
- Blessed with one son and one daughter. Son is living in Australia and Daughter in Nigeria.
- Interested in Sports. Plays Basket ball, Volley ball, Table tennis, Badminton and Ball Badminton.